On Saturday at Keeneland, the stakes action will continue with the $100,000 Giant’s Causeway Stakes. Scheduled to be run at five and a half furlongs on the turf, the stakes race has drawn an overflow field of fourteen fillies and mares.
On Saturday at Keeneland, the road to the Kentucky Oaks (G1) will continue with the $500,000 Ashland Stakes. Restricted to three-year-old fillies, the Grade 1 event will be contested at a mile and a sixteenth and has drawn a field of five.
On Saturday at Fair Grounds, the featured race is the $1 million Louisiana Derby. Restricted to three-year-olds, the Grade 2 event offers points towards a spot in the Kentucky Derby and will be run at a mile and an eighth on the main track.