09/12/2009 12:00AM

Double Malt scores in La Prevoyante


ETOBICOKE, Ontario - Double Malt ($3.60) won her third consecutive stakes for Ontario-sired 3-year-old fillies Saturday at Woodbine in the .

Double Malt rallied from four lengths off a lively pace set by Koonunga Hill, who got fractions of 22.64 seconds and 45.53 in the one-mile turf race. Double Malt came down the center of the course in the stretch and prevailed by a neck over Lunar Linda.

Venganza finished another half-length back in third, and Moonlight Beauty was fourth in the 10-horse field.

Eurico Rosa Da Silva rode Double Malt for trainer Malcolm Pierce.

"She's very professional," Da Silva said. "She knows where to be. She makes my job very easy."

Double Malt covered the distance in 1:34.35 and banked $75,000 for owner Mike Ambler and partners.