Four Saratoga stakes added to Road to the Kentucky Derby, Oaks

Four Saratoga stakes added to Road to the Kentucky Derby, Oaks
Photo: Eclipse Sportswire

With Saratoga Race Course’s stakes schedule finalized Friday by the New York Racing Association, Churchill Downs officials have added following races to the Road to the 2020 Kentucky Derby:

• July 16: $100,000 Peter Pan (Grade 3), 1 1/8 miles (Top 4 Points: 50-20-10-5)

• Aug. 8: $1 million Travers (Grade 1), 1 ¼ miles (Top 4 Points: 100-40-20-10)

Also, the following races have been added to the Road to the Kentucky Oaks:

• July 18: $350,000 Coaching Club American Oaks (Grade 1), 1 1/8 miles (Top 4 Points: 100-40-20-10)

• Aug. 15: $500,000 Alabama (Grade 1), 1 ¼ miles (Top 4 Points: 100-40-20-10)

Here is the full upcoming schedule of Road to the Kentucky Derby races:

June 20 Belmont Stakes Belmont Park 1 1/8 miles 150 points 60 points 30 points 15 points 
June 27 Ohio Derby Thistledown 1 1/8 miles 20 points 8 points 4 points 2 points 
July 4 Los Alamitos Derby Los Alamitos1 1/8 miles 20 points8 points 4 points 2 points 
July 8 Indiana Derby  Indiana Grand 1 1/16 miles 20 points 8 points 4 points 2 points 
July 11Blue Grass Keeneland 1 1/8 miles 100 points 40 points 20 points 10 points 
July 16 Peter PanSaratoga 1 1/8 miles 50 points 20 points 10 points 5 points 
July 18 Haskell Monmouth Park 1 1/8 miles 100 points 40 points 20 points 10 points 
Aug. 1Shared BeliefDel Mar1 1/16 miles50 points20 points10 points5 points 
Aug. 8Travers Saratoga 1 1/4 miles 100 points 40 points20 points 10 points 
Aug. 9 Ellis Park Derby  Ellis Park 1 1/8 mile 50 points 20 points 10 points 5 points 
Aug. 15 Pegasus Monmouth Park 1 1/16 miles 20 points 8 points 4 points 2 points 

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