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2014 Smarty Jones (LS)

Date/Track:
1/20/2014, Oaklawn Park
Post Time:
4:45 PM ET
Distance:
1 mile (Dirt)
Age/Sex:
3 M
Time:
1:38.69

What the Nation is saying about the 2014 Smarty Jones (LS)...

This past weekend, the 2014 Kentucky Derby Trail really started to heat up with The Lecomte at the Fair Grounds and The Smarty Jones over at Oaklawn. Here’s my take on what to make of these events moving forward.Read More
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  • CauseForConcern · When you mention the Smarty Jones(and Lecomte), not much credence would be put into this race as a prep race, but Oxbow and Will Take Charge emerged in the big showcase later on. Curious to see if anyone develops out of either of these races? Nevertheless, nice angle on your analysis. · 82 days ago ·
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  • illhaveanothertriplecrown · another great breakdown mike · 82 days ago ·
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We take a look at the winners of last weekend's Lecomte and Smarty Jones Stakes, and wonder if they have what it takes to be contenders at Churchill.Read More
Now squarely into the new year, it’s time for the three-year-olds to take center stageRead More
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  • shackleford · Tanzanite Cat has the pedigree (and perhaps the talent) to be a factor until the KY Derby. I think his sire won the AR Derby. Florida looks like the place to be again this year. · 85 days ago ·
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  • quillg · The winners of both Lecomte and Smarty Jones WILL NOT make it to the starting gate @ CD on the 1st Sagtruday in May. · 84 days ago ·
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The road to the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) and subsequent Triple Crown races begins Monday with the seventh running of the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes, which drew a field of 10. In its short history, the Smarty Jones, which carries 17 points towards eligibility for the Kentucky Derby, has produ...Read More
No Oaklawn Park combo has been hotter than Norberto Arroyo Jr. and Cody Autrey, and on Monday, they combined to win the Smarty Jones Stakes with Tanzanite Cat.Read More
Less than 24 hours after celebrating Tiz Miz Sue’s Eclipse Award nomination as champion older female at the awards banquet held at Gulfstream Park near Miami, FL, trainer Steve Hobby was back at Oaklawn to saddle his two starters on Sunday’s card and hopes to complete the holiday weekend with a vict...Read More
Windy Hill Farm’s Whyruawesome, who hasn’t found the winners circle in four tries since breaking his maiden at first asking last August, has impressed trainer Anne Smith so much in his recent training that she’s sending him from her winter base at the Fair Grounds to take on the quality field in the...Read More
Coastline looks much the best here. Throw out his Delta Jackpot race since he stumble at the start
Trainer Mark Casse has a division at Oaklawn for the first time this year and he could celebrate a big holiday weekend with Dixie Strike and Coastline, both of whom carry the blue and gold silks of owner John Oxley.Read More

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