Wood Memorial Stakes

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Omaha Beach takes Arkansas Derby

2019-04-14T05:21:22-05:00April 14th, 2019|

   Mike Smith and Omaha Beach held off a late challenge from Improbable to take the Grade 1, $1 million Arkansas Derby on Saturday at Oaklawn Park. One Flew South, at odds of 61/1, took early control through a 1/4 mile of 23.03, but Omaha Beach and Smith inherited the [...]

Derby Points Picture

2019-04-09T10:40:15-05:00April 9th, 2019|

2019 will raise the bar as far as Kentucky Derby points go. The number of points required to get into the Kentucky Derby will be the highest since the current system replaced the prior earnings method. Master Fencer, the Japanese horse has a spot reserved by way of his Japan [...]

Wood Memorial Analysis

2019-04-05T10:28:16-05:00April 5th, 2019|

  Our own George Sette is back with his well thought out and detailed analysis of this major Kentucky Derby prep and points race.   Geo at work ......     Aqueduct Race # 10 $750,000.00  Grade 2 Wood Memorial One Mile & 1/8  Estimated Post Time 6:00PM [...]

Kentucky Derby Points Up For Grabs

2019-04-04T10:20:57-05:00April 4th, 2019|

Three major Kentucky Derby prep and points races will be run Saturday. The Wood Memorial at Aqueduct, the Blue Grass at Keeneland, and the Santa Anita Derby at Santa Anita. The Wood Memorial drew 11 horses led by Tampa Bay Derby winner Tacitus, and Gotham winner Haikal. The Blue Grass [...]