Oaklawn News

SUPER SAKS GIVES LUKAS 15TH FESTIVAL WIN IN CAROUSEL

Hot Springs, Ark. (Thursday, April 14, 2016) – Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas earned his 15th career Racing Festival of the South stakes victory Thursday when Super Saks captured the $150,000 Carousel Stakes in front-running style.
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Barn Notes April 14: Cupid Settles In at Oaklawn

Coolmore's Cupid, the short-priced favorite in the field of 12 sophomores contesting Saturday's $1 million (G1) Arkansas Derby, remained right on schedule as he got another feel for Oaklawn Park's racing strip on Thursday.
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UNTAPABLE FAVORED TO WIN SECOND APPLE BLOSSOM

Hot Springs, Ark. (Thursday, April 14, 2016) – Winchell Thoroughbreds’ Untapable is the 6-5 program favorite for Friday’s $600,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (G1), a 1 1/16-mile event that headlines a 10-race card on Oaklawn’s penultimate program of the meeting. Probable post time for the 52nd Apple Blossom, among the country's most prestigious events for older fillies and mares, is 5:10 p.m. (Central).
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OAKLAWN ANNOUNCES EXHILARATING FINISH LINE THEATER LINEUP

HOT SPRINGS, AR (Wednesday, April 13, 2016) – Oaklawn’s Finish Line Theater returns for its eighth Summer Concert Series, featuring dynamic performances ranging from a variety of musical legends to a side-splitting comedy show, which is a first for the establishment. The series will kick off with Gladys Knight, the “Empress of Soul,” followed by iconic classic rockers John Kay & Steppenwolf and The Monkees, making a stop on their 50th Anniversary Tour.
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SUBTLE INDIAN STAYS PERFECT WITH COUNT FLEET VICTORY

Hot Springs, Ark. (Sunday, April 10, 2016) – Mercedes Stables’ Subtle Indian ended his 2016 Oaklawn season with a perfect four-for-four record after his impressive gate to wire victory in Sunday’s $400,000 Count Fleet Sprint Handicap.
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