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Zenyatta named older female champ

Updated: January 19, 2010, 1:24 AM ET
By Jay Hovdey | Daily Racing Form

For a campaign that had a tough time getting started, Zenyatta's 2009 season ended in grand style, with the big, dark bay daughter of Street Cry standing atop the racing world as the first female winner of the Breeders' Cup Classic and the older female champion, and then matched against the filly Rachel Alexandra in a voting battle for Horse of the Year.

Back in May, though, all Zenyatta's trainer wanted was a nice little 1 1/16-mile race somewhere, anywhere, to kick off the year. John ...

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