04/03/2010 12:08PM

Oaklawn: Saturday Conditions


It is sunny and 65 degrees in Hot Springs, where the Racing Festival of the South continues this afternoon with the Grade 2, $500,000 Oaklawn Handicap. The track is listed as fast, and there is a pick six carryover of $6,876. Oaklawn has opened its infield for the races, and folks were getting settled in with more than an hour before post for the first Saturday.

Below are known changes:

First Race: No Scratches

Second: No Scratches

Third: Israel Ocampo will ride No. 5, Gold Niner

Fourth: No Scratches

Fifth: Scratch No. 5, Money Roper, and No. 8, Silver Jazz

Sixth: Scratch No. 9, Verylittlepatience

Seventh: Scratch No. 1A, Kentucky Man

Eighth: No Scratches

Ninth: No Scratches

Tenth: There are just a few overweights to report for the Oaklawn Handicap, no other changes. The No. 1, Duke of Mischief, is plus 2; the No. 2, Delightful Kiss, is plus 1; the No. 5, Follow the Leader, is plus 1; and the No. 6, Prom Shoes, is plus 2.

11th: Scratch No. 5, Rulers Vision