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2022 Kentucky Oaks

2022 Kentucky Oaks

On Friday, May 6, 2022, Secret Oath won the 148th running of the $1.25 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs. Looking for picks and tips? We’ve got you covered.

Whether you’re looking for 2022 Kentucky Oaks contenders, entries, odds, 2022 results and payouts, news, Kentucky Oaks prep race schedule, past performances, 2022 points standings and leaderboard, picks and tips, or handicapping advice, you will have the most updated information here.

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2022 Kentucky Oaks
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Race Recap/Replay

Trained by D. Wayne Lukas and ridden by Luis Saez, Briland Farm’s homebred Secret Oath completed the mile and an eighth Kentucky Oaks on a track listed as good in 1:49.44.

 The victory is the fifth in the race for Lukas and ties him with Woody Stephens for the most Oaks triumphs. Lukas’ other winners were Blush With Pride (1982), Lucky Lucky Lucky (1984), Open Mind (1989) and Seaside Attraction (1990). It is the first Oaks victory for Saez.

Get results and payouts to the 2022 Kentucky Oaks below. Also, click the link to download our 28-page Inside Track to the Kentucky Derby wagering guide. These wagering guides are included at least once a month as part of our premium picks packages.

1Secret OathLuis SaezD. Wayne Lukas10.805.604.60
4NestIrad Ortiz, Jr.Todd Pletcher4.203.20
9Desert DawnUmberto RispoliPhil D'Amato15.40
$2.00 Exacta1-4$39.40$4,337,300
$0.50 Trifecta1-4-9$308.40$3,891,143
$1.00 Superfecta1-4-9-7$3,238.40$1,719,293
$1.00 Daily Double10-1$23.80$419,301
$0.50 Pick 38-10-1 (3 Correct)$40.65$931,295
$0.50 Pick 49-1/8-10-1 (4 Correct)$1,093.25$1,663,164
$0.50 Pick 53/5-9-1/8-10-1 (5 Correct)$2,210.95$2,409,289
$1.00 Super High Five1-4-9-7-10$7,511.30$134,934
$0.20 Pick 6 Jackpot6-3/5-9-1/8-10-1 (6 Correct)$2,763.02$666,771$89,819
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The Kentucky Oaks 148 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.

2021 / 2022 Kentucky Oaks Prep Season (17 races)

Sep 18, 2021PocahontasChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Hidden Connection
Oct 1, 2021ChandelierSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Ain’t Easy
Oct 3, 2021FrizetteBelmont Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Echo Zulu
Oct 8, 2021AlcibiadesKeeneland1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Juju's Map
Nov 5, 2021Breeders’ Cup Juvenile FilliesDel Mar1 1/16 Miles10-8-4-2Echo Zulu
Nov 27, 2021Golden RodChurchill Downs1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Dream Lith
Dec 4, 2021DemoiselleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1Nest
Dec 4, 2021StarletLos Alamitos1 1/16 Miles10-4-2-1Eda*
Dec 26, 2021UntapableFair Grounds1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1North Country
Jan 8, 2022Santa YnezSanta Anita7 Furlongs10-4-2-1Under the Stars*
Jan 22, 2022SilverbulletdayFair Grounds1 Mile 70 Yards10-4-2-1La Crete
Jan 23, 2022BusandaAqueduct1 1/8 Miles10-4-2-1Magic Circle
Jan 29, 2022Martha WashingtonOaklawn Park1 Mile10-4-2-1Secret Oath
Feb 5, 2022Forward GalGulfstream Park7 Furlongs10-4-2-1Girl With a Dream
Feb 6, 2022Las VirgenesSanta Anita1 Mile10-4-2-1Adare Manor*
Feb 12, 2022SuncoastTampa Bay Downs1 Mile 40 Yards10-4-2-1Nest
Mar 5, 2022Cincinnati TrophyTurfway Park6 ½ F (AW)10-4-2-1Bubble Rock

2022 Kentucky Oaks Championship Series (15 races)

Feb 18, 2022UAE OaksMeydan Racecourse1 3/16 Miles50-20-10-5Shahama
Feb 19, 2022Rachel AlexandraFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Turnerloose
Feb 26, 2022HoneybeeOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Secret Oath
Mar 5, 2022Davona DaleGulfstream Park1 Mile50-20-10-5Kathleen O.
Mar 5, 2022Busher InvitationalAqueduct1 Mile50-20-10-5Venti Valentine
Mar 6, 2022Santa YsabelSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Eda
Mar 26, 2022Fair Grounds OaksFair Grounds1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10Echo Zulu
Mar 27, 2022Sunland Park OaksSunland Park1 1/16 Miles50-20-10-5Cleopatras Charge
Apr 2, 2022Gulfstream Park OaksGulfstream Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10Kathleen O.
Apr 2, 2022FantasyOaklawn Park1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10Yuugiri
Apr 2, 2022Bourbonette OaksTurfway Park1 Mile (AW)50-20-10-5Candy Raid
Apr 8, 2022AshlandKeeneland1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10Nest
Apr 9, 2022GazelleAqueduct1 1/8 Miles100-40-20-10Nostalgic
Apr 9, 2022Santa Anita OaksSanta Anita1 1/16 Miles100-40-20-10Desert Dawn
Apr 10, 2022BeaumontKeeneland7 Furlongs10-4-2-1Matareya

(AW) = All-Weather

Note: Scheduled dates subject to change.

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Leaderboard for qualifying points to the 2022 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

1Kathleen O.150Shug McGaugheyWinngate Stabbles LLC
2Echo Zulu130Steve AsmussenL and N Racing LLC and Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC
3Nest120Todd PletcherRepole Stable, Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners and House, Michael
4Yuugiri114Rodolphe BrissetYoshihara, Tsunebumi and Sekie
5Desert Dawn108Philip D'AmatoH and E Ranch, Inc.
6Nostalgic101Bill MottGodolphin, LLC
7Venti Valentine94Jorge AbreuNY Final Furlong Racing Stable and Parkland Thoroughbreds
8Secret Oath 80D Wayne LukasBriland Farm
9Goddess of Fire52Todd PletcherRed Oak Stable
10Turnerloose60Brad CoxIke & Dawn Thrash
11Hidden Connection57Bret CalhounHidden Brook Farm and Black Type Thoroughbreds
12Cocktail Moments 52Kenny McPeekDixiana Farms LLC (William Shively)
13Candy Raid51Keith DesormeauxDon’t Tell My Wife Stables (Kirk Godby) & J. Keith Desormeaux
14Shahama50Todd PletcherKHK Racing
15Shotgun Hottie41Tom AmossOmar Aldabbagh & Jeff Ganje
16Ain't Easy40Philip D'AmatoOld Bones Racing Stable, LLC, Lombardi, Michael V. and Platts, Joey
17Bubble Rock30Brad CoxShortleaf Stable Inc. (John Ed Anthony)
18Classy Edition 30Todd PletcherLawana L. & Robert E. Low
19Awake At Midnyte 24Doug O'NeillRedman Racing LLC
20Magic Circle23Rudy RodriguezJ.W. Singer LLC
21Interstatedaydream20Brad CoxFlurry Racing Stables LLC (Staton Flurry)
22Favor 20Todd PletcherStonestreet Stables LLC
23Juju's Map18Brad CoxAlbaugh Family Stables LLC
24Sequist2Dallas StewartWest Point Thoroughbreds, Gervais, Lori, Pigg, Charles R., Andres, Tom, Stewart, Dallas and Kraft, Karen
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