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NEWS - Article posted on Sunday 08 May
There will always be Kentucky Derby entrants that would be much better suited to skip the race entirely and find a better spot if not for the gusto of their well-meaning owners, but the Road to the Derby point qualifying system has been remarkably efficient at making the race more of a level-playing field since its inception four years ago.
NEWS - Article posted on Friday 22 April
On Saturday at Keeneland, the featured race is the $250,000 Dixiana Elkhorn Stakes. Scheduled to be run at one mile on the turf, the Grade 2 event has drawn a field of eight colts and geldings.
NEWS - Article posted on Wednesday 20 April
With a largely underwhelming, and thus far, slow, group of three year-olds set to contest the 2016 Kentucky Derby, logical handicappers searching for a pick outside of the undefeated and likely highly-favored Nyquist may have already begun the hand-wringing process.
NEWS - Article posted on Thursday 14 April
On Friday at Oaklawn Park, the featured race is the $600,000 Apple Blossom Stakes. Restricted to fillies and mares, the Grade 1 event will be contested at a mile and a sixteenth on the main track and has drawn a field of six.
NEWS - Article posted on Wednesday 06 April
The Grade 1, $300,000 Madison Stakes features a stellar field April 9 at Keeneland as 13 fillies and mares are set to contest the seven furlong event on the main track.
NEWS - Article posted on Saturday 02 April
On Sunday at Aqueduct, the featured race is the $200,000 Top Flight Invitational Handicap. Restricted to fillies and mares, the Grade 3 race will be held at a mile and an eighth on the inner dirt track and has drawn a field of seven.
NEWS - Article posted on Wednesday 23 March
The graded stakes action will begin on Saturday at Fair Grounds with the $400,000 New Orleans Handicap. Carded at a mile and an eighth on the main track, the Grade 2 event has drawn a field of ten colts and geldings.
NEWS - Article posted on Tuesday 22 March
Amid a bevy of graded stakes action Saturday, March 22 at Fair Grounds, the Grade 2 Fair Grounds Oaks features a field of eight three year-old fillies in a race that will leave plenty to the imagination of handicappers around the country.
NEWS - Article posted on Friday 11 March
On Saturday at Tampa Bay Downs, the stakes action will continue with the $200,000 Florida Oaks. Restricted to three-year-old fillies, the Grade 3 race is scheduled to be run at a mile and a sixteenth on the turf and has drawn a full field of fourteen.
NEWS - Article posted on Saturday 05 March
The 25th running of the Grade 2 Mac Diarmida Stakes March 5 at Gulfstream Park features a field of seven veteran turf runners set to go a mile and three eights in an interesting betting race.