Kentucky Oaks

America’s most lucrative race for 3-year-old fillies, Kentucky Oaks 144 will be ran Saturday, May 4, 2018 at Churchill Downs, the day before the Kentucky Derby. Here at, the Kentucky Oaks coverage has already began. Whether you’re looking for 2018 Kentucky Oaks contenders, 2017 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.


1Caledonia Road (Quality Road)Ralph Nicks 1st, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)???
2Separationofpowers (Candy Ride) Chad Brown 4th, Breedes' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)???
3Monomoy Girl (Tapizar)Brad Cox 1st, Rags to Riches ???
4Alluring Star (Exchange Rate)Bob Baffert 2nd, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)???
5Blonde Bomber (Fort Larned)Stanley Gold 3rd, Breedes' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) ???
6Moonshine Memories (Malibu Moon)Simon Callaghan7th, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)???
7Piedi Bianchi (Overanalyze)Dogu O'Neill 5th, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)???
8Amy's Challenge (Artie Schiller) Mac Robertson 1st, Shakopee Juvenile Stakes ???
9Dream It Is (Shakleford) Barbara Minshall 1st, Schuylerville Stakes (G3)???
10Sultry (Malibu Moon)Joseph Sutton1st, Spendthrift Juvenile Fillies ???
11Patrona Margarita (Special Rate) Bret Calhoun 1st, Pocahontas Stakes (G2)???
12Heavenly Love (Malibu Moon)Mark Casse 11th, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) ???
13Princess Warrior (Midshipman)Kenny McPeek 8th, Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) ???
14Mia Mischief (Into Mischief) Steve Asmussen 2nd, Spendthrift Juvenile Fillies???


Trained by Bob Baffert and ridden by Mike Smith, 9-1 shot Abel Tasman rallied from far back on a sloppy track to win the 143rd running of the Kentucky Oaks.

See full race recap HERE along with the payouts below. Also, be sure to download our 2016 Kentucky Derby Wagering Guide by clicking the button below. These wagering guides are included at least once a month as part of our premium picks packages.

Kentucky Derby Wagering Guide

$1.00 Daily Double1-13$26.40$496,943
$0.00 Super High Five13-12-2-6-14$61,739
$2.00 Exacta13-12$203.00$2,806,430
$1.00 Pick 35-1-13 (3 Correct)$1,827.30$432,894
$1.00 Pick 41-5-1-13 (4 Correct)$12,415.70$1,369,718
$0.50 Pick 512-1-5-1-13 (5 Correct)$32,855.85$758,249
$2.00 Pick 61-12-1-5-1-13 (5 Correct)$2,606.60$294,089
$1.00 Superfecta13-12-2-6$85,555.10$988,960
$2.00 Trifecta13-12-2$5,727.60$2,549,759


Caledonia Road Upsets Juvenile Fillies

Jockey Mike Smith earned his Breeders’ Cup-record 26th win aboard Caledonia Road in Saturday’s Grade 1, $2,000,000 14 Hands Winery Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies. Read More

Separationofpowers Separates From Field In G1 Frizette

Heavenly Love Romps In G1 Alcibiades

Moonshine Memories Remains Perfect In G1 Chandelier

Patrona Margarita Draws Clear For Victory in G2 Pocahontas

See more Kentucky Oaks news HERE.


The Kentucky Oaks 144 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 16, 2017PocahontasChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Patrona Margarita
Sep 30, 2017ChandelierSanta Anita Park1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Moonshine Memories
Oct 6, 2017AlcibiadesKeeneland1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Heavenly Love
Oct 8, 2017FrizetteBelmont Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Separationofpowers
Nov 4, 2017BC Juvenile FilliesDel Mar1 1/16 Miles20-8-4-2Caledonia Road
Nov 25, 2017Golden RodChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1
Dec 2, 2017DemoiselleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1
Dec 9, 2017StarletLos Alamitos Race Course1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1
Jan 7, 2018Santa YnezSanta Anita Park7 Furlongs10-4-2-1
Jan 13, 2018SilverbulletdayFair Grounds1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1
Jan 14, 2018BusandaAqueduct1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1
Feb 3, 2018Forward GalGulfstream Park7 Furlongs10-4-2-1
Feb 4, 2018Las VirgenesSanta Anita Park1 Mile10-4-2-1
Feb 10, 2018SuncoastTampa Bay Downs1 Mile 40 Yards10-4-2-1
Feb 10, 2018Martha WashingtonOaklawn Park1 Mile10-4-2-1

2018 Kentucky Oaks Championship Series (15 races)

Feb 24, 2018BusherAqueduct1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Feb 24, 2018Rachel AlexandraFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 1, 2018UAE OaksMeydan Racecourse1 3/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 3, 2018Davona DaleGulfstream Park1 Mile50-20-10-5
Mar 3, 2018Santa YsabelSanta Anita Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 10, 2018HoneybeeOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 17, 2018Bourbonette OaksTurfway Park1 Mile (S)20-8-4-2
Mar 24, 2018Fair Grounds OaksFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Mar 25, 2018Sunland Park OaksSunland Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5
Mar 31, 2018Gulfstream Park OaksGulfstream Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 7, 2018AshlandKeeneland1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 7, 2018Santa Anita OaksSanta Anita Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 7, 2018GazelleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 13, 2018FantasyOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10
Apr 19, 2018BeaumontKeeneland7 Furlongs10-4-2-1


Leaderboard for qualifying points to the 2018 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

1Caledonia Road24Ralph E. NicksZoom and Fish Stable Inc. and Spiring, Charlie
2Alluring Star12Bob Baffert Baoma Corporation
3Separationofpowers12Chad C. BrownKlaravich Stables, Inc.
4Moonshine Memories10 Simon CallaghanBridlewood Farm
5Heavenly Love10Mark E. CasseDebby M. Oxley
6Patrona Margarita10W. Bret CalhounCraig D. Upham
7Blonde Bomber 4Stanley Gold Mrs. S E Bruce
8Kelly's Humor4 Brad H. CoxThrash, Ike and Dawn
9Princess Warrior4Kenneth G. McPeekTrommer, Evan, Trommer, Matthew and Trommer, Andrew
10Maya Malibu2H. Graham MotionMy Meadowview Farm LLC
11Piedi Bianchi2Doug F. O'NeillNice Guys Stables, Bick, Jack and Oringer, Jay
12Sunny Skies2Kenneth G. McPeekNormandy Farm
13Dancing2Mark E. CasseLive Oak Plantation
14Dancing Belle1J. Keith DesormeauxBig Chief Racing, LLC and Rocker O Ranch, LLC
15Sassy Sienna1Brad H. CoxZayat Stables, LLC
16Purrfect Miss1Jeremiah C. EnglehartDiRienzo, Orlando and Southfield Farm
17Primo Extremo1Jason DaCostaJohn E. Brown
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