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Smarty Jones Stakes

Non-graded stakes race
Smarty Jones Stakes
Location Oaklawn Park Race Track
Hot Springs, Arkansas, United States
Inaugurated 2008
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.oaklawn.com
Race information
Distance 1 mile (8 furlongs)
Track Dirt, left-handed
Qualification Three-year-olds
Weight Assigned
Purse $50,000

The Smarty Jones Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually in mid January at Oaklawn Park Race Track in Hot Springs, Arkansas. The Smarty Jones is for three-year-olds and is contested on dirt at a distance of one mile (8 furlongs).

Named for the 2004 Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner, Smarty Jones, the inaugural race was held on January 21, 2008.


Speed record:

  • 1:38.15 - Liberty Bull (2008)

Most wins by a jockey:

  • No jockey has won this race more than once.

Most wins by a trainer:

  • No trainer has won this race more than once.

Most wins by an owner:

  • No owner has won this race more than once.







2010 Dryfly Calvin Borel Lynn S. Whiting Charles J. Cella 1:41.69
2009 Flat Out Julio A. Garcia Charles L. Dickey Oxbox Racing 1:39.15
2008 Liberty Bull Eusebio Razo, Jr. Thomas M. Amoss Kenneth Maier 1:38.15



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