Oaklawn Purses Will Total Nearly $20 Million
Oaklawn Park’s 2013 live meeting will be the richest in the Arkansas track’s 109-year history. Purses will total close to $20 million during the 56-day season, Jan. 11-April 13.
Oaklawn officials announced a record $5.7-million stakes schedule for next year several weeks ago.The most lucrative condition book in the track’s history will feature maiden allowance races at $53,000; open allowance races as high as $56,000, and increases in key categories as high as 50% when compared to the first condition book of the 2012 season.
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