Secret Circle, a two-time graded stakes winner at Oaklawn Park as a 3-year-old in 2012, returns to the Hot Springs, Ark., track April 10 as the one to beat in the $300,000 Count Fleet Sprint Handicap (gr. III).
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2008
|Owner||Butzow, Barry and Joni|
|Breeder||E. H. Beau Lane III|
|Picko's Pride View Five-Cross Pedigree||Cactus Ridge||Hennessy|
|Double Park (FR)|
|Cayce Lady||Wavering Monarch|
|Kind Hearted Lady|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Barry & Joni Butzow||Beau Lane Bloodstock, agent||$10,000|
Zayat Stables' Justin Phillip rallied in the stretch to win the $250,000 Count Fleet Sprint Stakes (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park April 13.
The Factor ships in from California to take on a dozen rivals in a wide-open edition of the $300,000 Rebel Stakes (gr. II) at Oaklawn Park.
Two days after a rough running of the Southwest Stakes (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park on Presidents' Day, connections for the top four finishers are making tentative plans to join the next dance in the Rebel Stakes (gr. II).
Recent Oaklawn Park arrival J P's Gusto will be the one to beat when he faces 10 fellow 3-year-olds in the $250,000 Southwest Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 21 at the Hot Springs, Ark. track.