After falling more than fifteen lengths behind in the backstretch Suddenbreakingnews was just an d even when turning for home Suddenbreakingnews was still in the back of the pack. Halfway down the stretch the Ron Moquett trained Whitmore looked like he was going. The mile and one sixteenth distance just may not be what this horse wants to do as all of her one turn races have been really solid. Trainer Standings. Jockey Standings 1. Obs. temperature rase obs. feelsLike forecast. day.temperature0 '-' / ght. temperature0 '-'. 3rd Star: DAZZLNG GEM. Suddenbreakingnews wasnt the only three year old colt making headlines this weekend at Oaklawn! Dazzling Gem was fresh off a debut maiden victory and was ready to take the next step up in class on Saturday in a tough first. The win was visually very impressive, and will most likely springboard him to the Grade 2 Rebel Stakes next time out. Flop of the Week SARAH SIS She went off as the heavy favorite in Sundays Bayakoa Stakes, but was never really involved.
2nd Star: CALL PAT If you bet on Call Pat to win the Bayakoa Stakes you were probably a bit panicked at the top of the stretch as she was dead last, but the classy mare kept to task and was able to.