Untapable, ridden by Rosie Napravnik and trained by Steve Asmussen, stamps herself as a star with an impressive win in the Kentucky Oaks.
My Miss Sophia, second, was a little feisty before the race
Rosie Napravnik wins her second Kentucky Oaks
My Miss Sophia, second, trained very well over the track
Untapable schooling in the paddock days before her victory
Start of Oaks 140
Runner-up My Miss Sophia
Trainer Steve Asmussen happy with his filly’s performance
Fans watch the Oaks on the “Big Board”
Outriders in pink
Thank You Marylou, fifth
A percentage of Empress of Midway was bought by Louisville coach Rick Pitino a week before the Oaks. She was scratched after a gate incident just before the start. Trainer Doug O’Neill reports she is doing fine and will fly back to California.
Got Lucky (seventh) and My Miss Sophia (second) work in tandem
Rosalind, fourth, is always running well late
Aurelia’s Belle, ninth, wore a special screen eye protector when training.