Kentucky Oaks

America’s most lucrative race for 3-year-old fillies, Kentucky Oaks 145 will be ran Friday, May 3, 2019 at Churchill Downs, the day before the Kentucky Derby. Here at, the Kentucky Oaks coverage has already began. Whether you’re looking for 2019 Kentucky Oaks contenders, entries, odds, 2018 results and payouts, news, Kentucky Oaks prep race schedule, points standings and leaderboard, picks and tips, or handicapping advice, you will have the most updated information here.

Horse Racing Picks


1Bellafina (Quality Road) Simon Callaghan 1st, Las Virgenes Stakes (G2)???
2Serengeti Empress (Alternation) Tom Amoss1st, Rachel Alexandra (G2)???
3Restless Rider (Distorted Humor) Kenny McPeek 2nd, Golden Rod Stakes (G2)???
4Chasing Yesterday (Tapit)Bob Baffert 1st, Starlet Stakes (G1)???
5Feedback (Violence) Chad Brown 1st, Forward Gal (G3) ???
6Enaya Alrabb (Uncle Mo)Doug O'Neill 2nd, Starlet Stakes (G1)???
7Point of Honor (Curlin)George Weaver1st, Suncoast Stakes???
8Liora (Candy Ride)Wayne M. Catalano2nd, Rachel Alexandra Stakes (G2)???
9Eres Tu (Malibu Moon)Steve Asmussen 3rd, Racheal Alexandra Stakes (G2)???
10Mother Mother (Pioneerof the Nile) Bob Baffert 2nd, Santa Ynez Stakes (G2)???
11Chocolate Kisses (Candy Ride)Mark Casse1st, Honeybee Stakes (G3) ???
12Espresso Shot (Mission Impazible)Jorge Abreu1st, Busher Stakes ???
13Jeltrin (Tapizar)Alexis Delgado1st, Davona Dale Stakes (G2)???
14Divine Image (Scat Daddy) Charlie Appleby 1st, UAE Oaks (G3)???


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The Kentucky Oaks 145 field is based on a tiered point system in select races throughout the country. See below for the entire schedule of Kentucky Oaks prep races.

2017-18 Kentucky Oaks Prep Season (15 races)

Sep 15,2018PocahontasChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Serengeti Empress
Sep 29, 2018ChandelierSanta Anita Park1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Bellafina
Oct 5, 2018AlcibiadesKeeneland1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Restless Rider
Oct 7, 2018FrizetteBelmont Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Jaywalk
Nov 2, 2018BC Juvenile FilliesChurchill Downs 1 1/16 Miles20-8-4-2Jaywalk
Nov 24, 2018Golden RodChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Liora
Dec 1, 2018DemoiselleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1Positive Spirit
Dec 8, 2018StarletLos Alamitos Race Course1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Chasing Yesterday
Jan 6, 2019Santa YnezSanta Anita Park7 Furlongs10-4-2-1Bellafina
Jan 19, 2019SilverbulletdayFair Grounds1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1Needs Supervision
Feb 2, 2019Forward GalGulfstream Park7 Furlongs10-4-2-1Feedback
Feb 2, 2019Martha WashingtonOaklawn Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Power Gal
Feb 3, 2019BusandaAqueduct1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1Always Shopping
Feb 9, 2019Las VirgenesSanta Anita Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Bellafina
Feb 9, 2019SuncoastTampa Bay Downs1 Mile 40 Yards10-4-2-1Point of Honor

2018 Kentucky Oaks Championship Series (15 races)

Feb 16, 2019Rachel AlexandraFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Serengeti Empress
Feb 21, 2019UAE OaksMeydan Racecourse1 3/16 Miles50-20-10-5Divine Image
Mar 2, 2019Davona DaleGulfstream Park1 Mile50-20-10-5Jeltrin
Mar 9, 2019BusherAqueduct1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Espresso Shot
Mar 9, 2019HoneybeeOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Chocolate Kisses
Mar 9, 2019Bourbonette OaksTurfway Park1 Mile (S)20-8-4-2Naughty Joker
Mar 23, 2019Fair Grounds OaksFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Mar 24, 2019Sunland Park OaksSunland Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 30, 2019Gulfstream Park OaksGulfstream Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 6, 2019AshlandKeeneland1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 6, 2019Santa Anita OaksSanta Anita Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 6, 2019GazelleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 7, 2019BeaumontKeeneland7 Furlongs10-4-2-1
Apr 12, 2019FantasyOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10


Leaderboard for qualifying points to the 2019 Kentucky Oaks. Points are earned by the top four finishers in designated qualifying Kentucky Oaks prep races listed above. The Kentucky Oaks field is reserved for the top 14 point earners.

Road to the Kentucky Oaks

1Serengeti Empress 60Tom Amoss Joel Politi
2Chocolate Kisses 51Mark Casse Debby M. Oxley
3Jeltrin 51Alexis DelgadoADR Racing Stable LLC
(Not Nominated)Divine Image 50Charlie ApplebyGodolphin, LLC
4Espresso Shot 50Jorge Abreu NY Final Furlong Racing Stable, Maspeth Stables & Parkland Thoroughbreds
5Jaywalk 35John Servis Cash is King LLC and Green Leonard C
6Bellafina 32Simon Callaghan Kaleem Shah, INC.
7Liora 31Wayne Catalano Coffeepot Stables
8Restless Rider 22Kenny McPeek Fern Circle Stables and Three Chimneys Farm, LLC
9Oxy Lady 21Jack SistersonCalumet Farm (Brad Kelley)
(Not Nominated)Swift Rose 20Saeed Bin Suroor Godolphin, LLC
10Naughty Joker 20Wesley WardKenneth L. & Sarah K. Ramsey
11Motion Emotion 20Tom Van Berg Mark DeDomenico LLC
12Cookie Dough 20Stanley GoldArindel
13Eres Tu 14Steve AsmussenEdward A. Seltzer & Beverly S. Anderson
14Champagne Anyone 13Ian Wilkes Six Column Stables, LLC and Bloch, Randall L.
15Chasing Yesterday 10Bob Baffert Summer Wind Equine (Jane Lyon)
16Positive Spirit 10Rodolphe BrissetMichael J. Ryan
17Needs Supervision 10Jeremiah O’DwyerHowling Pigeon Farms LLC, Gary Barber, Wachtel Stable
(Adam Wachtel) & Madaket Stable (Sol Kumin)
18Feedback 10Chad Brown Klaravich Stables, Inc.
19Power Gal 10Mark Casse Gary Barber
20Point of Honor10George WeaverEclipse Thoroughbred Partners (Aron Wellman) & Stetson Racing LLC
21Always Shopping 10Todd Pletcher Repole Stable Inc
22Bizwhacks 10Doug O'Neill Reddam Racing LLC
23Orra Moor 10Todd Pletcher StarLadies Racing
(Not Nominated)Razeena10D. Watson Sheikh Rashid Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi
24Vibrance 8Michael McCarthy Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners
26Enaya Alrabb8Doug O'Neill Enaya Racing
27Mother Mother 7Bob Baffert George Bolton, Barry Hall, Barry Lipman, Mark Mathiesen & Andrew Molasky
28Afleet Destiny 6Uriah St. LewisUriah St. Lewis
29Filly Joel 6Rudy RodriguezArindel (Alan Cohen)
30Sunset Wish 6Mike Stidham Godolphin LLC
(Not Nominated)Reflect 5Keith DesormeauxImpact Thoroughbreds LLC and Madaket Stables LLC
31Please Flatter Me 5Mark ReidHeider Family Stables LLC, Madaket Stables LLC (Sol
Kumin) & Doheny Racing Stable
(Not Nominated)Habah5D. Watson Ali A Aneizi
32Street Band 5Larry Jones J. Larry Jones, Cindy Jones, and Ray Francis
(Not Nominated)Brucia La Terra4Barclay Tagg William M Ferrone
(Not Nominated)Bye Bye J 4Ronald SpatzMonarch Stables, Inc.
(Not Nominated)Splashy Kisses 4Doug O'Neill ERJ Racing, LLC, Phoenix Thoroughbreds III, Dave Kenney
33Marathon Queen 4Steve Asmussen Alex & JoAnn Lieblong
34Lady Kate 4Eddie KenneallyAnderson Stables LLC
(Not Nominated)Cassies Dreamer 2Barclay TaggTurf Stable Racing (Rusty Jones) and Pressman Hayward
(Not Nominated)Taylor's Spirit 2Scott GelnerMark Norman & Norman Stables LLC
(Not Nominated)Lightscameraaction 2Kenny McPeek Walking L. Thoroughbreds LLC
(Not Nominated)Tomlin 2Steve SpechtFairview LLC
35Brill2Jerry Hollendorfer OXO Equine LLC
(Not Nominated)Meadow Dance 2Brad Cox Right Time Racing III, LLC and Madaket Stables LLC
36High Regard 2Victoria Oliver G. Watts Humphrey Jr.
37Sweet Diane 2Mike StidhamStallionaire Enterprises LLC
38Half Calf Moon2Jerry Hollendorfer Hollendorfer LLC (Jerry Hollendorfer), Mark DeDomenico LLC & George Todaro
(Not Nominated)Grandaria 2Brendan WalshWayne Sanders & Larry Hirsch
(Not Nominated)Molto Bella1Ian WilkesSix Column Stables LLC (Brad Stephens) & Randy Bloch
(Not Nominated)Covfefe 1Brad Cox LNJ Foxwoods
(Not Nominated)My Wynter Rose 1Tommy Short Tommy Short and Gary Ford
(Not Nominated)Der Lu 1Bob Baffert Baoma Corporation
(Not Nominated)Jeltrin 1Alexis DelgadoADR Racing Stable, LLC
(Not Nominated)Winning Envelope1Chris Block Lothenbach Stables Inc. (Robert J. Lothenbach)
(Not Nominated)Miss Marilyn 1Danny GarganMartin L. Cherry


Monomoy Girl wins Kentucky Oaks

Race Recap/Replay

On Friday, May 4, 2018, Trainer Brad Cox and Jockey earned their first Kentucky Oaks win with Monomoy Girl, winning Kentucky Oaks 144  by a 1/2-length at Churchill Downs.

Monomoy Girl is the 3-year-old daughter of Tapizar and with the Kentucky Oaks win, increased her career bankroll to $1,120,750 for owners Michael Dubb, Monomoy Stables, The Elkstone Group, and Bethlehem Stables. Get results and payouts to the 2018 Kentucky Oaks below. Also, be on the lookout for our upcoming 2019 Kentucky Oaks/Derby Wagering Guide.


14Monomoy Girl Florent Geroux Brad Cox 7.204.603.60
5Wonder Gadot John Velazquez Mark Casse 14.007.20
10Midnight Bisou Mike Smith Bill Spawr 3.20
$2.00 Exacta14-5$96.80$3,198,856
$0.50 Trifecta14-5-10$90.60$2,815,340
$1.00 Superfecta14-5-10-13$1,387.40$1,193,744
$1.00 Super High Five14-5-10-13-4$7,063.20$105,021
$1.00 Daily Double7-14$22.10$499,339
$0.50 Pick 36-7-14 (3 Correct)$102.60$474,000
$0.50 Pick 44-6-7-14 (4 Correct)$326.60$1,684,924
$0.50 Pick 510-4-6-7-14 (5 Correct)$4,068.40$1,214,898
$2.00 Pick 61-10-4-6-7-14 (6 Correct)$103,316.20$506,407
$2.00 Pick 61-10-4-6-7-14 (5 Correct)$712.60$0
$2.00 Future WagerPool 1 Exacta 14-23$386.40$23,294
$2.00 Future WagerPool 1-14$14.40$47,669
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