Oaklawn News

Oaklawn Stakes Winner Mia Mischief Wins Roxelana Stakes at Churchill

Perennial Oaklawn training champion Steve Asmussen has the country’s top-ranked older dirt female (Midnight Bisou) and male sprinter (Mitole) – both stakes winners in Hot Springs. Asmussen may also train the country’s top female sprinter in another Oaklawn stakes winner, Mia Mischief, who recorded her fourth career stakes victory in the $120,000 Roxelana Saturday at Churchill Downs.
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COUNTRY MUSIC ICON LEE GREENWOOD HEADLINES SPA BLAST JULY 3

Country Music legend Lee Greenwood will headline the 28th annual Spa Blast in Oaklawn’s Infield Wednesday, July 3. Gates will open at 5 p.m. and Greenwood will take the stage at 8 p.m. Following his performance will be one of the region’s largest fireworks displays (approx 9:30 p.m.).
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Wilbo Wins Aristides Stakes

Chris Wilkins’ Wilbo edged Petrov by a neck to win the $125,000 Aristides Stakes Saturday night at Churchill Downs, becoming the sixth Oaklawn-raced horse this decade to win the 6-furlong event.
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Three Oaklawn-raced Horses Win Stakes Saturday

Three Oaklawn-raced horses this year won stakes races within two hours of each other Saturday afternoon, the most notable being Honey Bunny for trainer Johnny Ortiz and Arkansas owners Hootie Moore, William Simon and Brent and Sharilyn Gasaway.
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