04/25/2006 11:00PM

Will Rogers Downs track report


George Taylor, a two-time winner of the Oklahoma Classics Day Classic, heads a starter allowance race Friday at Will Rogers Downs. He drew post 9 for the one-mile race, which will go as the eighth on an 11-race card. Nena Matz, who leads all riders at Will Rogers, has the mount on George Taylor.

Matz has won 34 races from 172 starters and her mounts through Tuesday have earned $308,905. Curtis Kimes and Alex Birzer are each tied for second in the standings with 31 wins this meet.

Martin Lozano is dominating the training ranks, with 22 wins from 65 starters and stable earnings of $157,050. The second-leading trainer through Tuesday is Zachary Armstrong, with 10 wins from 28 starters and earnings of $72,570.

Will Rogers will race through May 28.