Shadwell Stable’s Malathaat edged Search Results by a neck after a stretch battle of undefeated fillies to win the 147th running of the Oaks.
The Oaks is Friday April 30, the Kentucky Derby, May 1, and here are some picks and plays and longshots to consider.
Undefeated filly from Todd Pletcher barn meets 13 others including Canadian-trained Maracuja for Rob Atras.
Derby week begins with several recent dropouts and additions to the field; Oaks post draw Monday, Derby draw on Tuesday.
With less than two weeks to the Run for the Roses and Kentucky Oaks, the fields for the big races are firming up.
New York Times' Joe Drape reports the third-place finisher in the Kentucky Oaks, Gamine, has come back with the Class C positive.
A couple of Alberta breeders will be cheering hard for Oaks fave as they own close relatives to the sensational and talented filly.
Fields taking shape for classics and some Canadian content includes Shirl's Speight, Art Collector, Enforceable and Gamine.
Canadian content for the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby might be short this year, save for a filly that has a big shot to win one for the home side. There, of course, have been many years when Canadians and Canadian horses are featured front and centre in the Kentucky Derby, the annual “Run for […]