RAIL WORKS FINE FOR FAR RIGHT IN SMARTY JONES

One race after an unlucky rail trip in the $1 million Delta Jackpot, Far Right enjoyed much smoother sailing as he drew clear late from the inside to win the $150,000 Smarty Jones by 1 ¾ lengths over Bayerd. Even-money favorite Mr. Z veered out suddenly in the stretch, but managed to hold on for third after looking like the easy winner.
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MR. Z LOOKS TO BREAK THROUGH IN SMARTY JONES

Zayat Stables’ Mr. Z is a few feet from being a millionaire, yet the well-traveled son of Malibu Moon is still seeking his first career stakes victory. That could change Monday when Mr. Z runs in the $150,000 Smarty Jones for 3-year-olds, Oaklawn’s first major local prep for the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) April 11.
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MUFAJAAH NOTCHES FIRST STAKES WIN IN PIPPIN

Nearly one year after she became a winner for the first time in impressive fashion at Oaklawn, Shadwell Farm’s Mufajaah was equally eye-catching earning her first stakes victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Pippin Stakes.
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