Oaklawn News

Local Contenders Work towards Smarty Jones

Three leading local candidates for the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes for 3-year-olds Jan. 25 at Oaklawn had workouts over a fast track Monday morning, including two for Hall of Fame trainer Steve Asmussen.
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Cabrera Sets 2019 Goals

Maybe an inch separated jockey David Cabrera from reaching all the goals he and his agent, Joe Santos, set for 2018. That was the razor-thin margin captured by the photo-finish camera last April at Oaklawn when Sassy Sienna, ridden by ...
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Remembering Rita Returns to Work Tab

Christmas Eve was a work day for major stakes winner Remembering Rita, who breezed 3 furlongs in :36 over a fast track Monday morning at Oaklawn under Alex Canchari.
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Hall of Famer Nick Zito to Have String at Oaklawn

Nick Zito has started only a handful of horses at Oaklawn, but that figures to change in 2019 after the Hall of Fame trainer said Friday afternoon that he will “probably” have 20 horses on the grounds when the scheduled 57-day meet begins Jan. 25.
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