The good life: Valor Farm charts future, past for stallions and mares
Fort Worth Star Telegram
The chances of horse breeders anywhere producing freaks of nature, such as Triple Crown winner American Pharoah or multimillion-dollar winner Aggogate, is tantamount to winning the lottery. One of the five could amount to absolutely nothing. Another ...
WALLY HALL: Classic Empire can add to Oaklawn's repute
American Pharoah's time was the fastest of this Smarty Jones era, and that was about the same time that Oaklawn's dirt started to be compared to the surface at Churchill Downs, which has added to Oaklawn's attractiveness as a 3-year-old training ground.
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2017 Arkansas Derby Draw
Since the Eclipse Awards debuted in 1971, the 2-year-old male champions to run at Oaklawn are Fly So Free in 1992, Favorite Trick in 1998, Answer Lively in 1999, Lookin At Lucky in 2010 and American Pharoah in 2015. Favorite Trick (third), Answer ...
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Arkansas Derby by the Numbers | America's Best Racing
America's Best Racing
Oaklawn Park hosts the final major prep race on the road to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on Saturday, and the Arkansas Derby is shaping up ...