20 Enter Oaks; Two Elims to be Drawn This Afternoon
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (July 25, 2016) - A total of 20 fillies entered today for the $500,000 Hambletonian Oaks, the filly division of the Hambletonian.
The 20 fillies entered in alphabetical order are:
ALL THE TIME
DANCING IN THE HALL
FLOWERS N SONGS
SIDE BET HANOVER
With 20 Oaks entries, the format calls for two $50,000 eliminations of ten fillies to race on Saturday, July 30. Post positions for eliminations will be drawn later today and disseminated when finalized.
The top five finishers in each elim will advance to the final on August 6. Elimination winners draw for inside posts 1-5. All other finalists will then be placed in an open draw. The winner of the final on Aug. 6 is the Oaks winner, regardless of elimination finish on July 30.