California Oaks


What the Nation is saying about the California Oaks...

Having a top notch three-year old filly is nothing new to trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Three times, Hollendorfer has gotten one of his ladies to the winners circle in the Kentucky Oaks. Such champions as Lite Light (1991), Pike Place Dancer (1996) and Blind Luck (2010) give the hall of famer credibil...Read More
  • BrianZipse · Lady of Fifty looked really good in the California Oaks, looking forward to her ascent up the class scale. Good news on Berkeley Lab, thanks for keeping us up to date, Don! · 813 days ago ·
  • Mary Z. · Could be a good hunch pick, too, but what about next year? · 813 days ago ·
I thought I would use this week to talk about some news and notes around Golden Gate Fields and update you on some horses and jockeys that I have mentioned over the past few months. Saddle up and here we go. The call to the post signifies the horses are on the track for the next race. These days, th...Read More
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  • daugust300 · Usually i would say the dorf would win and he is the favorite to do so, but right now he has a lot of horses down south and that might give Sherman a chance. · 1123 days ago ·
  • macsinhawaii · Another great article Don. Look forward to your blog. Talk at you later when I get up to the Bay Area. · 1121 days ago ·
Lilacs and Lace, under a vigorous ride by Russell Baze, collared front-running Cathy's Crunches past the sixteenth pole and drew off to a 1 1/2-length victory in the $92,000 California Oaks at Golden Gate Fields Jan. 1.The race was marred by the breakdown of Game to Run, who was injured while tracki...Read More
The talented Cathy's Crunches, riding a three-race win steak in Northern California stakes for trainer Jerry Hollendorfer, heads the field in the $100,000 California Oaks as the new year starts at Golden Gate.The 1 1/16-mile race for 3-year-old fillies on the Tapeta main track attracted just five. I...Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

View Details02/08/14GG71 1/16 mS03 FCalifornia OaksBe ProudKris FurilloTiz Kissable1:47.62
View Details02/09/13GG71 1/16 mD03 FCalifornia OaksRedressthebalanceMarks MineSweet Tess1:45.40
View Details01/21/12GG81 1/16 mS03 FCalifornia OaksLady of FiftySweet NothingsRun The Blues Away1:46.04
View Details01/01/11GG31 1/16 mS03 FCalifornia OaksLilacs And LaceCathy's CrunchesSister Glady Oh La1:46.32