The GIII Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park each year traditionally marks the end of the early season 10/4/2/1 Derby Trail contests as this coming Saturday the Championship portion of this year’s Derby Trail chase picks up in earnest, as all the coming Derby Trail race winners from here on out will earn enough points for berth into the May 6th, GI Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs.
Race #9, GIII Southwest Stakes, Post Time 5:09 pm (Local)
Purse $500,000, for 3yos, at 1 1/16 Mile (Dirt)
and is the final 2017 10/4/2/1 Kentucky Derby Points race of the year!
Free PP’s for the Monday Holiday Card at Oaklawn Park
Sunday’s featured Race #8, at about 4:42 pm C.T.at Oaklawn Park, will be the redrawn and rescheduled, $300,000, GIII Southwest Stakes as it will be the final (10-4-2-1) race of the 2015 Kentucky Derby Points prep-season.
11, 3yos will go 1 1/16 mile over the Oaklawn main track!