$150k Smarty Jones Stakes kick starts the 3yo season at Oaklawn on Monday – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions

Oaklawn Park – Starts its 3yos down the 2018 Derby Trail with the MLK holiday Feature in the $150k Smarty Jones Stakes!

RACE 8 – POST TIME – 4:38 PM C.T. Smarty Jones S.

Purse $150,000. Three Year Olds. One Mile. (Dirt)

Another early season 10-4-2-1 Kentucky Derby Points race!

Monday’s Free PP’s for Oaklawn Park
 R01 R02 R03 R04 R05 R06 R07 (R08) R09
S/C# PP Horse  A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer M/L
1 Combatant (KY) 3/C L R Santana, Jr. 115 S M Asmussen 2/1
2 Lone Rock (KY) 3/C   G L Stevens 115 W B Van Meter 12/1
3 Tap Daddy (KY) 3/C L L Contreras 117 S M Asmussen 8/1
4 Mourinho (KY) 3/C L D Van Dyke 115 B Baffert 3/2
5 Arched Feather (KY) 3/C L J K Court 115 E H Frederick 30/1
6 Navistar (KY) 3/C L J R Velazquez 115 T A Pletcher 5/2
7 Bode’s Maker (KY) 3/C L F Wethey, Jr. 115 A Milligan 30/1

Monday’s Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn is the next-up Derby Trail Test – Entries – Free PP’s – M/L Odds – Post Positions


Purse $150,000. Three Year Olds., at One Mile (Dirt)

a 10/4/2/1 2017 Kentucky Derby Points race!

Free PP’s for Oaklawn’s Monday holiday card


Free PP’s for this race from DRF

PP Horse
M/L Odds A/S Med Jockey Wgt Trainer
1 Petrov (KY) 5/2 3/C L J L Ortiz 115 R Moquett
2 Warrior’s Club (KY) 7/2 3/C L R Albarado 119 D W Lukas
3 Cu Rahy (MD)  15/1 3/C L G W Corbett 115 D Durham
4 Rowdy the Warrior (OK) 6/1 3/C L L S Quinonez 115 D K Von Hemel
5 Unbridled Eagle (KY)  8/1 3/C L R A Vazquez 115 S M Asmussen
6 Uncontested (KY) 2/1 3/C L C Hill 115 W M Catalano
7 Romeo O Romeo (ON) 12/1 3/C L C Landeros 115 B Williamson
8 Love That Lute (KY) 20/1 3/C L A Birzer 115 J C Van Berg

Far Right comes up the rail for Smarty Jones Stakes win – Results and Replay

(Far Right) – winging up the rail for the win in today’s Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn Park and earning 10 points toward a possible Kentucky Derby start this May 2nd in the process!

Far Right, after sitting dead last for about the first half of this 2-turn 3yo test, had to weave his way thru traffic to find a home down on rail then stormed up that rail to a 1 3/4 length victory in today’s $150,000, Smarty Jones Stakes, for 3yos, at a 2-turn mile over a “fast” Oaklawn Park main track!

Winning Time –   1:38.43

No. Horse Win Place Show
Far Right 7.40 4.00 2.60
Bayerd   4.60 2.60
Mr. Z     2.40

Also ran were:
8 – Private Prospect , 4 – American Sailor , 5 – Hebbronville , 2 – Paid Admission , 6 – Lucky Player , 9 – Runaway Bling  pdf button

Tanzanite Cat claws his way to victory in $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes – Results and Replay

Tanzanite Cat – winning today’s $150k Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn Park

Tanzanite Cat, clawed his way to a 1 1/4 length win after a long scrap with Walt, in the stretch of the $150,000, Smarty Jones Stakes, for 3yo’, at 1 mile over a “fast” Oaklawn Park main track today!

Full Results and Replay

Back that 1 1/4 length was the dueling Walt, for 2nd, 3rd went to race favorite Coastline, back another 1 1/4 length and a “neck” in front of  Son of a Preacher, who filled out today’s super!

Tanzanite Cat, earns “10” points towards a Derby gate this spring off this win, as well!

Payouts and Winning Time

Age Restriction: Three Year Old
  Purse: $150,000
  Distance: One Mile On The Dirt
  Track Condition: Fast
  Winning Time:  1:38.69
Pgm# Horse Jockey Win Place Show
8. Tanzanite Cat Norberto Arroyo, Jr. 20.20 8.40 5.60
6. Walt Ken S. Tohill   8.00 4.40
10. Coastline Shaun Bridgmohan     2.80
Also ran were: 4.  – Son of a Preacher ,  3.  – Fire Starter ,  5.  – A Step Ahead ,  9.  – Unstoppable Colby ,  7.  – Denali Rahy Ruler ,  1.  – D’cajun Cat ,  2.  – Whyruawesome