04/08/2015 10:25AM

Brereton Jones holding pair of aces for Kentucky Oaks


HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – In an unforgettable day at the races, fillies owned by former Kentucky Gov. Brereton C. Jones won two major Kentucky Oaks preps last Saturday. Lovely Maria delivered as the favorite in the Grade 1 Ashland at Keeneland, and Include Betty came through at 18-1 in the Grade 3, $400,000 Fantasy at Oaklawn Park. Jones is the sole owner of Lovely Maria, while he races Include Betty in partnership with Tim Thornton.