02/01/2016 3:06PM

Smack Smack one of several quality contenders in Thursday route feature


HOT SPRINGS, Ark. – The quality of the horse population at Oaklawn is underscored in Thursday’s eighth race, an optional $75,000 claiming route that drew a Breeders’ Cup winner in Regally Ready, a Grade 3 winner in Recount, and a six-time stakes winner in Smack Smack.