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Soothsay

8) SOOTHSAY (Distorted Humor--Spellbound, by Bernardini) O-Claiborne Farm, Perry R. Bass II, Ramona S. Bass & Adele B. Dilschneider. B-Raydelz Stable (KY). T-Richard E. Mandella. Lifetime Record: GSW, 2-2-0-0, $276,600. Last Start: 1st GII Santa Anita Oaks, SA, Apr. 3 Next Start: GI Kentucky Oaks, CD, Apr. 30 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 100 When Moonlight d'Oro (Medaglia d'Oro) went to the sidelines shortly after winning the GIII Las Virgenes S., it appeared that Hall of Fame trainer Richard Mandella had lost all chance to win the Kentucky Oaks. But...

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Pauline's Pearl

6) PAULINE'S PEARL (Tapit--Hot Dixie Chick, by Dixie Union) O/B-Stonestreet Stables (KY). T-Steve Asmussen. Lifetime Record: GSW, 5-2-1-1, $461,500. Last Start: 1st GIII Fantasy S., OP, Apr. 3 Accomplishments Include: 2nd GIII Honeybee S., OP, Mar. 6 Next Start: GI Kentucky Oaks, CD, Apr. 30 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 120 The second part of a potent double from the team of Asmussen and Stonestreet Stables, she's been doing everything right of late. Dismissed at 18-1, Clairiere's stablemate was a sharp second in the GIII Honeybee before winning the GIII...

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Pass the Champagne

5) PASS THE CHAMPAGNE (Flatter--Champagne Taste, by Distorted Humor) O-R. A. Hill Stable, Black Type Thoroughbreds, Rock Ridge Racing LLC, BlackRidge Stables LLC & James Brown. B-Preston Madden (KY). T-George Weaver. Lifetime Record: GISP, 3-1-2-0, $115,170. Last Start: 2nd GI Central Bank Ashland S., KEE, Apr. 3 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 40 An interesting new face on the trail to the Kentucky Oaks, she makes her debut in our top 10 off a big effort in the Ashland. Making her first start beyond seven furlongs and around two turns,...

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Adventuring

10) ADVENTURING (Pioneerof the Nile--Questing {GB}, by Hard Spun) O/B-Godolphin (KY). T-Brad Cox. Lifetime Record: SW, 4-2-1-1, $131,370. Last Start: 1st Bourbonette Oaks, TP, Mar. 27 Next Start: GI Kentucky Oaks, CD, Apr. 30 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 50 Can she run her best race on the dirt? That's the question Adventuring will have to answer after winning the Bourbonette Oaks over the Tapeta surface at Turfway Park. She did break her maiden on the dirt and is 1-for-3 on that surface. Like Essential Quality, she is owned by...

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Crazy Beautiful

8) CRAZY BEAUTIFUL (Liam's Map--Indian Burn, by Indian Charlie) O-Phoenix Thoroughbred III. B-Carolyn R. Vogel (KY). T-Ken McPeek. Sales History: $250,000 Ylg '19 FTKOCT. Lifetime Record: GSW & GISP, 7-3-3-0, $388,365. Last Start: 1st GII Gulfstream Park Oaks, GP, Mar. 27 Accomplishments Include: 'TDN Rising Star', 1st Ellis Debutante S., ELP, Aug. 9, 2nd GI Darley Alcibiades S., KEE, Oct. 2, 2nd GII Davona Dale S., GP, Feb. 27, 2nd GIII Pocahontas S., CD, Sept. 3 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 128 A $250,000 purchase at the 2019 Fasig-Tipton October...

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Search Results

3) SEARCH RESULTS (Flatter--Co Cola, by Candy Ride {Arg}) O-Klaravich Stables Inc. B-Machmer Hall (KY). T-Chad Brown. Sales History: $310,000 ylg '19 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GSW, 3-3-0-0, $299,000. Last Start: 1st GIII Gazelle S., AQU, Apr. 3 Accomplishments Include: 1st Busher Invitational S., AQU, Mar. 6 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 150 Is a lot like Malathaat in that she is undefeated and lightly raced. Cemented her spot as one of the Oaks favorites with a 2 3/4-length win in the GIII Gazelle S. at Aqueduct. Her time for the...

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Beautiful Gift

9) BEAUTIFUL GIFT (Medaglia d'Oro--Sea Gift, by A.P. Indy) O/B-Baoma Corporation (KY). T-Bob Baffert. Lifetime Record: GSW, 3-2-0-1, $99,600. Last Start: 1st GII Santa Anita Oaks, SA, Apr. 3 Accomplishments Include: 1st GIII Santa Ysabel S., SA, Mar. 7 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 90 While Bob Baffert is always tough in Grade I races, he's probably not going to win this year's Kentucky Oaks. But his best shot comes in the form of this daughter of Medaglia d'Oro. She scored a gritty victory in the GII Santa Ysabel before...

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Clairiere

4) CLAIRIERE (Curlin--Cavorting, by Bernardini) O/B-Stonestreet Stables (KY). T-Steve Asmussen. Lifetime Record: GSW, 4-2-2-0, $350,492. Last Start: 2nd GII Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks, FG, Mar. 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st GII Rachel Alexandra S. presented by Fasig-Tipton, FG, Feb. 13; 2nd GII Golden Rod S., CD, Nov. 28 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 94 With the big wins over the weekend from Malathaat and Search Results, she drops down two spots in our rankings. The main thing she has going for her is that she's almost as good as Travel Column....

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Travel Column

1) TRAVEL COLUMN (Frosted--Swingit, by Victory Gallop) 'TDN Rising Star' O-OXO Equine. B-Mr. & Mrs. Bayne Welker, Jr. & Denali Stud (KY). T-Brad Cox. Sales History: $850,000 ylg '19 FTSAUG. Lifetime Record: MGSW & GISP, 5-3-1-1, $517,184. Last Start: 1st GII Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks, FG, Mar. 20 Accomplishments Include: 1st GII Golden Rod S., CD, Nov. 28; 2nd GII Rachel Alexandra S. presented by Fasig-Tipton, FG, Feb. 13; 3rd GI Darley Alcibiades S., KEE, Oct. 2 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 132 A Frosted filly who sold for $850,000...

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Malathaat

2) MALATHAAT (Curlin--Dreaming of Julia, by A.P. Indy) 'TDN Rising Star' O-Shadwell Stable. B-Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings (KY). T-Todd Pletcher. Sales History: $1,050,000 ylg '19 KEESEP. Lifetime Record: GISW, 4-4-0-0, $412,150. Last Start: 1st GI Central Bank Ashland S., KEE, Apr. 3 Accomplishments Include: 1st Tempted S., AQU, Nov. 6 Equineline PPs. KY Oaks Points: 110 If Travel Column isn't the Oaks favorite, Malathaat will be. She had a few bumps in the road, which kept her sidelined until she made her reappearance in the GI Ashland S. at Keeneland. It...

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