04/09/2010 2:24PM

Oaklawn: Meet Leaders


For those playing Oaklawn for perhaps the first time this meet due to the focus the Apple Blossom and Arkansas Derby will place on the track the next two afternoons, below is some meet-leader information. The season wraps up Saturday.

Leading Jockeys:

Terry Thompson went into the Friday card with 57 wins, 10 more than Corey Nakatani, who is now based at Keeneland but who will ride several live horses here Saturday led by Pulsion in the Arkansas Derby. Cliff Berry has also had a strong meet, with 42 wins. He has had good success teaming with trainer Mac Robertson.

Leading Trainers:  

Steve Asmussen has wrapped up the training title. He had won 43 races heading into the card Friday, with Robertson ranking second with 24 wins. Asmussen also leads all trainers in stable earnings, with $1,018,339 through the last race Thursday.

Leading Owners:

The leading owner for much of the meet has been Poindexter Thoroughbreds, whose local horses are trained by both Lynn Chleborad and Allen Milligan. Poindexter enters the card with 17 wins, while the second leading owner is Maggi Moss with 13.