2017 Kentucky Oaks Post Position Draw

Churchill Downs drew post positions for the Kentucky Oaks on Tuesday morning. Paradise Woods, the early morning line favorite at 5-2, drew the No. 4 spot in the field. Miss Sky Walker, who currently sits at 9-2, drew the No. 10 spot. Other contenders such as Farrell, Abel Tasman and Salty drew the No. 7, 13 and 14 spots respectively.

Check out the entire list of post positions below.

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It was a unanimous vote, yes. There were two incidences at the top of the stretch. The shots that were shown were inconclusive as to who initiated the contact at the head of the stretch. So they couldn’t be clear on any one horse. The incident inside the sixteenth pole was clear.

“McKinzie, number four, came out under a left handed whip and shifted number one, Bolt d’Oro, out, off his path and cost him a better placing. The margin of win was only a head so therefore, McKinzie was taken down.”

DARREL MCHARGUE, CHRB Chief Steward, Explanation of Stewards Inquiry

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