Weekly jockey review, 4/11/18

Three crucial Kentucky Derby preps, plus opening weekend at Keeneland, are now behind us. Let’s recap the action here, focusing on which jockeys excelled at their respective circuits. Don’t forget to play FanXT’s Daily Fantasy Jockey game! Aqueduct Junior Alvarado, Manny Franco and Kendrick Carmouche are tied atop the leaderboard one week into the spring…

Iliad should produce epic performance in Santa Anita Derby

This Saturday’s feature on a stakes-packed card at Santa Anita is the Grade I, $1 million Santa Anita Derby. It’s Race 8 on an 11-race program, and it drew a field of 13. A total of 170 Kentucky Derby points will be awarded to the top four finishers, with 100 going to the victor. Post…

American Oaks attracts accomplished field of 13

Three-year-old fillies get one more shot against restricted company in Santa Anita’s New Year’s Eve feature; the American Oaks. A Grade I event worth $300,000, the 1 1/4-mile turf heat drew a field of 13. It’ll go as Race 8 on a nine-race program, with post time estimated at 7:00 p.m. EST. The American Oaks…