Kaitlin Free Past The Wire’s Kaitlin Free has done an annual preview of the Kentucky Oaks contenders for several years running. This year’s edition will feature each filly with their chances to run well and reasons they may come up short. Contenders will be [...]
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1/5 favorite, Serengeti Empress was hustled out of the gate early by James Graham, secured the early lead in the Grade 2, $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks and looked serious as a heart attack to go wire to wire in the 1-1/16 mile event. She cut out a 1/4 mile [...]
Serengeti Empress put on a show with an impressive 4-1/2 length, wire to wire victory in the $200,000 Grade 2 Rachel Alexander Stakes at the Fair Grounds on Saturday. Sent right to the lead by James Graham, Serengeti Empress was extremely comfortable while carving out a slow early 1/4 [...]