Oaklawn Park

April 21, 2014
Bolstered by a surge in offtrack business, Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Ark., reported a double-digit gain in average daily handle during its 51-date meet that closed April 12. The track also reported record purses and a small gain in average daily ...
April 15, 2014
Ricardo Santana Jr. will have the mount on Tapiture if he runs in the Kentucky Derby, trainer Steve Asmussen said Tuesday.
Please Explain, an outside contender for the Kentucky Oaks, has been disqualified from her third-place finish in the Grade 3 Honeybee Stakes on March 8 at Oaklawn Park after she tested positive for an excessive level of a regulated corticosteroid, ...
April 13, 2014
Danza was en route to Churchill Downs on Sunday morning after earning a trip to the Kentucky Derby with his victory in the Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby on Saturday.
April 12, 2014
Will Take Charge survived not only a wide trip but also a stewards’ inquiry and two claims of foul before finally becoming the official winner of Saturday’s $600,000 Oaklawn Handicap at Oaklawn Park.
Danza came for the points and he went home with the lion’s share of them at Oaklawn Park on Saturday, when he pulled a 41-1 upset in his two-turn debut in Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby.
Bourbonize closed with a rush to catch Knock Em Flat nearing the wire and win the $100,000 Northern Spur by a neck at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.
Close Hatches, winner of the Grade 1 Apple Blossom Handicap on Friday at Oaklawn Park, is now targeting the Grade 1, $1 million Ogden Phipps at Belmont Park on June 7.
Lemon Drop Dream, who won the Grade 3, $300,000 Count Fleet Sprint Handicap on Thursday at Oaklawn, will now head to Churchill Downs with his next race to be determined, Asmussen said Saturday. Lemon Drop Dream caught Alsvid on the wire for a neck win ...
Speedinthruthecity could get a shot at Grade 1 rivals next month following her powerful win in the $100,000 Carousel at Oaklawn Park. She is being considered for the Grade 1, $300,000 Humana Distaff at Churchill Downs, trainer Steve Asmussen said on ...