posted: 04/19/2014 2:30 a.m.
PL. HORSE POINTS 1. California Chrome........................ 150 2. Vicar’s in Trouble......................... 120
posted: 04/17/2014 3:28 a.m.
BASKETBALL Bucks owner to sell Milwaukee Bucks owner Herb Kohl has reached a deal to sell the franchise to New York investment firm executives Marc Lasry and Wesley Edens.
posted: 04/15/2014 3:21 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — Oaklawn Park completed its 53-day live season Saturday with on-track business holding almost steady compared to 2013, but substantial growth off track and a record purse distribution.
posted: 04/14/2014 3:26 a.m.
Danza picked a good time to run the best race of his life.
posted: 04/13/2014 4:16 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — Trainer Todd Pletcher and long shot normally aren’t used in the same sentence.
posted: 04/13/2014 4:10 a.m.
Trainer D.Wayne Lukas and jockey Luis Saez (at right) wait to find out if Will Take Charge’s first-place finish in Saturday’s $600,000 Oaklawn Handicap would become official.
posted: 04/13/2014 3:33 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — Will Take Charge wasn’t on his best behavior Saturday afternoon at Oaklawn Park, but it was good enough, at least in the eyes of track stewards.
posted: 04/13/2014 3:31 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — Did Street Story ever turn it around.
posted: 04/13/2014 3:30 a.m.
HOT SPRINGS — Bourbonize caught 7-5 favorite Knock Em Flat on the outside in the shadow of the wire to win the $100,000 Northern Spur Stakes for 3-year-olds Saturday afternoon at Oaklawn Park.
posted: 04/13/2014 3:29 a.m.
Ricardo Santana Jr. (jockey) and Steve Asmussen (trainer) repeated as champions for the 53-day live meeting at Oaklawn Park that ended Saturday.
posted: 04/13/2014 3:27 a.m.
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Dance With Fate gave trainer Peter Eurton and the colt’s owners a nice dilemma Saturday in the $750,000 Blue Grass Stakes, charging past Pablo Del Monte for the victory and a spot in the Kentucky Derby field.
posted: 04/12/2014 6:52 p.m.
Danza pulled away on the home stretch to shock a star-packed field in the Arkansas Derby on Saturday, giving trainer Todd Pletcher his second straight victory in the $1 million race.
posted: 04/12/2014 3:25 a.m.
All class. Heavily favored Close Hatches recorded her third career Grade I victory with a comfortable 1¼ -length front-running victory under Joel Rosario in the $600,000 Apple Blossom Handicap for older fillies and mares Friday afternoon at Oaklawn.
posted: 04/12/2014 3:16 a.m.
There is already a little bit of a Kentucky Derby feel around trainer Steve Asmussen’s barn at Oaklawn Park.
posted: 04/12/2014 3 a.m.
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas admires champion Will Take Charge’s beauty and, more important, his brawn.