Uncontested Complete Major Smarty Jones Work

Uncontested completed major preparations for the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Oaklawn with a bullet workout Tuesday morning under regular rider Channing Hill. He covered 5 furlongs in 1:01 just after the track opened for co-owner Harry Rosenblum of Little Rock, Ark., who won the 2015 Smarty Jones with Far Right.
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Jockey Declan Cannon Giving Oaklawn a Try

Among the newcomers to the Oaklawn riding colony for the 2017 season that begins Jan. 13 is Declan Cannon, who won 11 races at the Churchill Downs fall meet to tie for sixth in the standings.
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OAKLAWN RESTRICTING HORSES FROM LOUISIANA

Oaklawn, working in conjunction with the Arkansas State Racing Commission , is restricting horses from Louisiana after three horses at Fair Grounds have developed EHV-1. No horses that have been in Louisiana in the last 30 days will be permitted on the grounds until further notice.
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