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My has Boy Jack has the Louisiana Derby and Rebel Stakes among the possibilities for his next race.
My Boy Jack’s long range target is established – the Kentucky Derby the first Saturday in May.Full Story >>
February 03, 2018
Trainer Chris Hartman has been firing at the King Cotton with some quality sprinters through the years and on Saturday he picked up his first win in the race when Wilbo stalked and rolled for a two-length victory at Oaklawn.
February 02, 2018
Glen Murphy, the retired rider who has been representing jockey Jareth Loveberry at Oaklawn, will be embarking on a new career path next week.
January 31, 2018
Cosmic Burst worked five-eighths in 1:01.60 on Monday at Oaklawn as she prepares for her 3-year-old debut, which is scheduled to come Feb. 10 at Oaklawn in the $125,000 Martha Washington.
January 29, 2018
Higher Power is nearing his stakes debut. The 3-year-old half-brother to millionaire Alternation is unbeaten at two turns, and among his wins is a first-level allowance on Jan. 13 at Oaklawn.
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas and jockey Gary Stevens, whose Triple Crown wins together include the Kentucky Derby with Winning Colors and the Preakness with Oxbow, will team for the Grade 2, $400,000 Risen Star on Feb. 17 at Fair Grounds.
Sporting Chance had a significant work Monday at Oaklawn, where he went five furlongs in company in 1:01.40 in preparation for his first start since winning the Grade 1 Hopeful in September at Saratoga.
January 27, 2018
Swing and Sway took the lead soon after the start and never looked back for a 7 3/4-length win in the $125,000 American Beauty run on a sloppy track Saturday at Oaklawn.
January 24, 2018
Trainer Doug O'Neill, who is 4 for 8 at this Oaklawn Park meet, had a double Sunday, when the 3-year-olds Tyfosha and Shane Zain won maiden special weight races. Both could see stakes action in the near future.
January 22, 2018
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.
January 20, 2018
Amy’s Challenge remained undefeated in three starts when she eked past Mia Mischief nearing the wire for a neck win in the $125,000 Dixie Belle on Saturday at Oaklawn Park.