Oaklawn News

Oaklawn Report: Fantasy Runner Vexatious Among Mother Goose Entries

Vexatious, a troubled third in Oaklawn’s Fantasy Stakes is scheduled to make her first start since finishing fourth in the Kentucky Oaks in the $250,000 Mother Goose Stakes (G2) at Belmont Park Saturday; Eight-time Oaklawn leading trainer and Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen will be represented in both Churchill Downs’ closing day stakes for 2-year-olds on Friday.
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Oaklawn Report: Oaklawn-Raced Collected Wins Third Straight Race

Oaklawn-raced Collected and Finley’sluckycharm both won $100,000 stakes Saturday and are now both undefeated in three starts this year; Untrapped, who competed in both the Rebel and Arkansas Derby, finished third in the Ohio Derby Saturday in his first start since the Kentucky Derby.
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Oaklawn Report: Oaklawn Stars Earn Breeders’ Cup Berths

2017 Razorback Handicap winner Gun Runner and 2016 Apple Blossom winner Forever Unbridled both earned automatic berths to the Breeders’ Cup Nov. 3 and 4 at Del Mar with their victories in last Saturday’s $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1) and $200,000 Fleur de Lis Handicap (G2) at Churchill, respectively; Claiborne Farm and Adele Dilschneider’s Elate became the fifth stakes winner to emerge from the the $200,000 Honeybee Stakes (G3).
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