Oaklawn News

Two Oaklawn Stakes Winners in Action this Weekend

Two Oaklawn Racing Festival of the South winners are scheduled to run Saturday, with Lady Apple entered in the $600,000 Alabama Stakes (G1) for 3-year-old fillies at Saratoga and Quip entered in the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar.
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Big Weekend for Oaklawn-raced 3-Year-Olds

Three Oaklawn-raced horses that didn’t compete in the Kentucky Derby can still punch their ticket to the Mid-Summer Derby, aka the $1.25 million Travers Stakes (G1) Aug. 24 at Saratoga. Those chances come in Friday’s $100,000 Curlin Stakes and Saturday’s $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes (G2), 1 1/8-mile events that are Saratoga’s major steppingstones toward the Travers.
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Midnight Bisou Extends 2019 Win Streak to Five

The country’s top older female dirt runner this year, Midnight Bisou was a one-length winner of the $150,000 Molly Pitcher Stakes (G3) to remain perfect in nine career starts at 1 1/16 miles. Midnight Bisou is also perfect in five starts this year, with two of the victories coming in Oaklawn’s $350,000 Azeri Stakes (G2) March 16 and $750,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (G1) April 14. All five of Midnight Bisou’s starts in 2019 have come at 1 1/16 miles.
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