Oaklawn announced Sunday that horses from Belmont Park and Laurel are banned from its grounds until further notice due to positives for the equine herpesvirus at those tracks. Full Story >>
January 15, 2018
It was a bittersweet opening weekend for trainer Wayne Catalano at Oaklawn. He sent out stable star Farrell to win her 4-year-old debut in the $125,000 Pippin Stakes on Saturday, but later learned of the passing of champion Dreaming of Anna, whom he ...
Sporting Chance, the most accomplished young horse at Oaklawn, on Monday had his second work since winning the Grade 1 Hopeful in September at Saratoga.
January 13, 2018
Farrell picked up the sixth stakes victory of her career on Saturday at Oaklawn Park, where she withstood pace pressure from Terra Promessa then a late charge from Ever So Clever to win her 4-year-old debut in the $125,000 Pippin Stakes.
January 12, 2018
Sonneteer might live in Southern California, but he has made himself at home at Oaklawn Park. The horse pulled a 29-1 upset in the $125,000 Fifth Season on Friday, when he closed from next to last for a three-quarter length win over Futile.
In an emotional start to the meet, trainer Tom Van Berg, who on Monday buried his father, Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg, won the fifth race at Oaklawn Park with Profound Moment. The horse paid $37.
Ivan Fallunovalot, a two-time winner of the King Cotton at Oaklawn, launches his 8-year-old season Sunday in the eighth race at Oaklawn.
Bob LaPenta won the last Triple Crown race run when Tapwrit, who he owns in partnership, took the Belmont Stakes in June. The cycle for 3-year-old stakes success starts over for the New York native on Monday when one of his promising young horses, ...
January 10, 2018
Mourinho was among a planeload of 17 horses that arrived Wednesday in Arkansas from California, according to Oaklawn spokeswoman Jennifer Hoyt. He is expected for the $150,000 Smarty Jones for 3-year-olds on Monday.
Jockey Gary Stevens is riding the Oaklawn meet on a daily basis for the first time after long being based in Southern California, and the move could lead to a change in circuits for the Hall of Famer. He said Tuesday he will make decisions on his ...
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas has a “sporting chance” to make a significant impact during the 3-year-old series at the Oaklawn Park meet that opens Friday. The 82-year-old's barn houses the most accomplished young runner on the grounds in ...