Oaklawn Park

April 12, 2015
Trainer Todd Pletcher sent out Race Day to win the Grade 2, $600,000 Oaklawn Handicap on Saturday and said the horse would be traveling to Keeneland on Monday. Race Day earned a career-high Beyer Speed Figure of 110 for his 3 3/4-length win.
American Pharoah will fly to Churchill Downs on Monday to begin final preparations for the Kentucky Derby, his trainer, Bob Baffert, said on Sunday, the day after the champion’s eight-length win in the Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby. Baffert said ...
AMERICAN PHAROAH solidified his position as the favorite for the Kentucky Derby on May 2 with this laughably easy win, his fourth straight since a debut loss that has become an outlier in an otherwise brilliant, flawless career.
April 11, 2015
Wolf Man Rocket won his maiden in the $100,000 Northern Spur at Oaklawn Park on Saturday to give trainer Bob Baffert a 3-year-old stakes double on the closing-day card. The trainer also sent out American Pharoah to an eight-length win in the Grade 1, ...
American Pharoah cemented his status as the early favorite for the Kentucky Derby on Saturday, with a commanding eight-length win in the Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park.
Promise Me Silver ran her record to 7 for 7 on Saturday, when she rolled to a 2 1/4-length win over Harbour Island in the $100,000 Instant Racing at Oaklawn Park. It was another 2 1/2 lengths back to Indian Brava in third.
Race Day turned in another strong performance Saturday to win the $600,000 Oaklawn Handicap by 3 3/4 lengths. The win was the third in four starts for Race Day since being purchased by Matt Schera and moved to the barn of Todd Pletcher.
As if Untapable’s win in the Grade 1, $600,000 Apple Blossom Handicap on Friday at Oaklawn Park weren’t enough excitement for Winchell Thoroughbreds and trainer Steve Asmussen, the champion became a big sister Saturday.
April 10, 2015
Ron Winchell felt a good deal of pressure, for the sake of Untapable’s many backers, he said, to see his champion return to the winner’s circle Friday at Oaklawn Park. The anxiety started to melt away as Untapable and jockey John Velazquez moved into ...
Holy Boss withstood pace pressure early, then held off a challenger late to win the first stakes race of his career Friday at Oaklawn in the $100,000 Bachelor. He won by a length over A M Milky Way, while it was another two lengths back to Hebbronville ...