January 16, 2017
Trainer Ron Moquett brought Eclipse Award finalist Jose Ortiz to town to ride opening weekend at Oaklawn Park and the two had a memorable run Saturday and Sunday.
January 15, 2017
TimeformUS handicapper David Aragona analyzes the 2017 Kentucky Derby prep races.
January 14, 2017
Terra Promessa improved her Oaklawn Park record to 4 for 4 on Saturday, when she led throughout to capture the $125,000 Pippin Stakes by 2 1/4 lengths over Ready to Confess.
January 13, 2017
Domain’s Rap helped owner Danny Caldwell get off to a fast start at the Oaklawn Park meet that opened Friday when he rallied for a 2-length win over Smack Smack in the $125,000 Fifth Season.
Whitmore was a powerful comeback winner in December at Aqueduct, when he accounted for an optional $62,500 claiming race in his first out since the Kentucky Derby. The race was a sprint, and he will remain at one turn Sunday when he travels six ...
Arkansas resident Harry Rosenblum has had success in the 3-year-old series at Oaklawn Park the last two seasons with Far Right and Whitmore. He hopes to see the trend continue Monday, when he is represented by Uncontested in the $150,000 Smarty Jones.
January 11, 2017
The Oaklawn Park meet that opens Friday will again be defined by the track's outstanding 3-year-old program, rising purse structure, large crowds, and rabid claiming activity. But it also will be a meet of transition.
January 09, 2017
Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Ark., drew entries for its Friday opener on Monday, and Smack Smack and Code West will lead a field of 10 for the featured $125,000 Fifth Season.
December 28, 2016
Oaklawn Park newcomer Declan Cannon started getting on horses at the Hot Springs, Ark., track on Wednesday, according to his agent, Cory Prewitt.
April 17, 2016
The Arkansas Derby was the big race of the day Saturday, and it was eerie – or perhaps fitting, if you think about it – how much it was like the trio of stakes for 3-year-olds run seven days earlier.