04/16/2011 11:43AM

Oaklawn: Arkansas Derby Day Conditions


It is Arkansas Derby Day at Oaklawn Park, where it is sunny and about 55 degrees with a half-hour to post for the first race. The track is listed as fast, and there is a pick six carryover of $3,320. The Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby goes as the 11th race, with a scheduled post of 5:58 p.m. Central. There are also two other 3-year-old stakes on the program, the $100,000 Instant Racing and the $100,000 Northern Spur.

Below are known scratches:

First: Scratch No. 6, Lucy's Coming

Second: No Scratches

Third: Scratch No. 6, Mr. McClain

Fourth through Sixth: No Scratches

Seventh: Scratch No. 1, Key Largo, and Scratch No. 8, Mississippi Money

Eighth through 10th: No Scratches

Eleventh: Arkansas Derby - The lone change at this point is an overweight. Make the No. 2, Nehro, plus 2.

Twelfth: No Changes