OAKLAWN PARK, Hot Springs, AR
|1||Archarcharch||Margin: neck||TrueNicks: A||$600,000|
2008 | Dark Bay or Brown Colt | Arch - Woodman's Dancer, Woodman
Sire: Arch , Dark Bay or Brown, 1995. Raced 2 years. 7 starts, 5 wins, $480,969. Lifetime: 385 yearlings sold, median $50,000.
Broodmare Sire: Woodman, Chestnut, 1983.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $60,000.
|2||Nehro||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: A||$200,000|
2008 | Bay Horse | Mineshaft - The Administrator, Afleet
Sire: Mineshaft , Dark Bay or Brown, 1999. Raced 2 years. 18 starts, 10 wins, $2,283,402. Lifetime: 239 yearlings sold, median $60,000.
Broodmare Sire: Afleet, Chestnut, 1984.
Keeneland Association September 2009 Yearling Sale, $170,000.
|3||Dance City||Margin: 1½||TrueNicks: D||$100,000|
2008 | Bay Colt | City Zip - Ballet Colony, Pleasant Colony
Sire: City Zip , Chestnut, 1998. Raced 2 years. 23 starts, 9 wins, $818,225. Lifetime: 285 yearlings sold, median $24,000.
Broodmare Sire: Pleasant Colony, Dark Bay or Brown, 1978.
Keeneland Association November 2011 Breeding Stock Sale, $50,000.
Others: Sway Away, $50,000; Alternation, $30,000; J W Blue, $2,500; The Factor, $2,500; J P's Gusto, $2,500; Elite Alex, $2,500; Saratoga Red, $2,500; Brethren, $2,500; Caleb's Posse, $2,500; Truman's Commander, $2,500.
|1||Archarcharch||Jon Kenton Court||William H. Fires|
|2||Nehro||Corey S. Nakatani||Steven M. Asmussen|
|3||Dance City||Javier Castellano||Todd A. Pletcher|
|4||Sway Away||Patrick A. Valenzuela||Jeff Bonde|
|5||Alternation||Luis S. Quinonez||Donnie K. Von Hemel|
|6||J W Blue||Joseph Rocco, Jr.||Anthony W. Dutrow|
|7||The Factor||Martin Garcia||Bob Baffert|
|8||J P's Gusto||M. Clifton Berry||Joseph Petalino|
|9||Elite Alex||Calvin H. Borel||Timothy F. Ritchey|
|10||Saratoga Red||Terry J. Thompson||D. Wayne Lukas|
|11||Brethren||Ramon A. Dominguez||Todd A. Pletcher|
|12||Caleb's Posse||Eusebio Razo, Jr.||Donnie K. Von Hemel|
|13||Truman's Commander||Israel Ocampo||Nicholas P. Zito|
Pin Oak Stables' multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire Alternation remains in light training at Churchill Downs with Donnie Von Hemel, according to a May 22 press release.3 days ago
Nehro, Zayat Stables' runner-up in the 2011 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I), died from colic May 4 while en route to a clinic.Monday, May 06, 2013
Three Chimneys Farm will hold its annual open house that coincides with the week of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) on Thursday, May 2.Wednesday, May 01, 2013
Aidan O'Brien noted that Lines of Battle was sent to Dubai with the specific purpose of picking up Kentucky Derby-qualifying points offered in the race, and he earned 100 points, assuring him a spot in the starting gate.Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas sent Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) contenders Oxbow and Will Take Charge through their final pre-race moves April 29.Monday, April 29, 2013
Average daily attendance dropped 2.4% from 10,579 to 10,319, but daily average handle increased 2.3% from $2,780,943 in 2012 to $2,845,768 in 2013. Overall, total attendance for the 54 days was 557,250.Thursday, April 18, 2013
Evan Hammonds recaps the Blue Grass Stakes and Arkansas Derby from the weekend. Did you think Java's War proved himself as a Derby winner with his last to first finish?Sunday, April 14, 2013
Overanalyze, rebounding from a lackluster seasonal debut, overpowered his rivals in the drive to easily win the $1 million Arkansas Derby (gr. I) and stamp his ticket for this year's Run for the Roses.Saturday, April 13, 2013
If you missed the Live Blog, you can read the transcript.Friday, April 12, 2013
Jon & Joel recap last weekend's Wood Memorial & Santa Anita Derby. They also break down Saturday's final round of major Kentucky Derby preps - the Arkansas Derby and the Blue Grass Stakes.Thursday, April 11, 2013
Tom LaMarra and Pete Denk are on location at Keeneland to handicap the Blue Grass Stakes and Arkansas Derby.Thursday, April 11, 2013
An unfortunate stumble at the start of the Gulfstream Park Handicap (gr. II) last month cost Fort Larned his seasonal debut, but the 2012 Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) winner is back in the $500,000 Oaklawn Handicap (gr. II).Wednesday, April 10, 2013
War Academy has been installed as the 2-1 favorite in a field of 10 3-year-olds entered for the 77th running of the Arkansas Derby (gr. I) April 13 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Mylute passed through the Churchill Downs stable gate at 3:30 a.m. (EDT) Tuesday, April 2 after vanning from Fair Grounds and was bedded down in Stall 20 of Barn 29 for trainer Tom Amoss.Tuesday, April 02, 2013
The morning after stablemates Will Take Charge and Oxbow ran first and second in the March 16 Rebel Stakes (gr. II), trainer D. Wayne Lukas said he plans to keep his charges separated for their next starts.Sunday, March 17, 2013
Bob Baffert's reputation at Oaklawn Park is that of a phenomenon, one you cannot afford to bet against. Selectively shipping in from his West Coast base with a remarkable 59% win rate, he has captured 17 of 29.Friday, March 15, 2013
Charles J. Cella's Cyber Secret, a son of Broken Vow, edges pacesetter Golden Ron by a head in the March 9 Razorback Handicap (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park.Saturday, March 09, 2013
Alternation drew the far outside post in a field of 10 for his attempt at a repeat victory in the $150,000 Razorback Handicap (gr. III) March 9 at Oaklawn Park.Wednesday, March 06, 2013
Rockamundo, who won the 1993 Arkansas Derby (gr. II) at 108-1 for owners Gary and Mary West, died Jan. 18 at age 23 because of complications from colic.Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Archarcharch, a grade I winner and Spendthrift Farm stallion, was represented by his first foal, a filly out of the Kingmambo mare Enfiraaj Jan. 12 in Kentucky.Monday, January 14, 2013
Oaklawn Park's 2013 meet opens Jan. 11 with a scheduled record purse structure, new veterinary examination policies and new claiming rules, an injury database to aid commission vets, and an influx of new racing talent.Friday, January 11, 2013
HRTV has announced it will provide exclusive programming from Oaklawn Park when the Hot Springs, Ark., facility kicks off its meet Jan. 11, 2013.Sunday, December 23, 2012
At year's end we typically see many of our favorite stars move into retirement or second careers. In spite of the many fan favorites and talented athletes who have left the track, one thing remains...their finishes.Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Flower Alley, sire of 2012 Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) winner I'll Have Another, will see his fee increase to $20,000 (stands and nurses) in 2013 at Robert N. Clay's Three Chimneys Farm.Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Stud Dona Pancha's Calidoscopio targeted the leaders at the top of the stretch and pulled away to win the Breeders' Cup Marathon (gr. II) by a widening 4 1/4 lengths at Santa Anita Park Nov. 2.Friday, November 02, 2012