Rich Remington Park Futurity Headlines Lucrative Stakes Program

The $864,500 race is one of six stakes scheduled for Saturday.

Q-Racing Journal

Fastest qualifier Memories R Golden is the 5-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's Remington Park Futurity. PHOTO: Dustin Orona Photography/Remington Park

The 330-yard, $864,500 Remington Park Futurity (RG2) for state-bred 2-year-olds headlines a six-stakes $1,579,400 program at the Oklahoma City track on Saturday.

Post time for the first race is set for 6 p.m. (CDT), with the feature race scheduled for 10:01.

Memories R Golden, the 5-2 morning-line favorite, drew post 10 and will be ridden by Edwuin Lujan for owner Ricardo Morales of Roma, Texas, and trainer Manuel Almanza Jr. A sorrel daughter of Fantastic Corona Jr, the filly has won both of her outs and has earned $21,832, and she was the fastest qualifier from the first night of trials, April 6.

Lynnder 16, the fastest qualifier from the second night of trials, April 7, drew post 3 and will be ridden by Cristian Esqueda. The sorrel Apollitical Jess filly made her debut with a two-length victory as the 2-1 favorite. 

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments and morning-line odds:
Tac N Dale (Berkley Packer), 20-1
Jess Let It B (Jimmy Brooks) 10-1
Lynnder 16 (Cristian Esqueda), 8-1
Koolnfabulous (Juan Pulido), 15-1
VF Count Dracula (Benito Baca), 15-1
Charlies Fury (Agustin Silva), 6-1
Watah Flash (Alfredo Triana Jr.), 4-1
Jeaniologi (Mario Delgado), 9-2
Temptingsecretfly (James Flores), 10-1
Memories R Golden (Edwuin Lujan), 5-2 

Supporting the Remington Park Futurity on Saturday are the following stakes:

Race 7: $65,500 Laico Bird Stakes, Oklahoma-bred, 2-year-olds, 330 yards
Race 8: $50,000 Bob Moore Memorial, 3 and older, 300 yards
Race 9: $100,000 Remington Park Juvenile, Oklahoma-bred, 2-year-olds, 330 yards
Race 11: $317,400 Remington Park Derby, Oklahoma-bred, 3-year-olds, 400 yards
Race 12: $65,500 Mr Master Bug, Oklahoma-bred, 3-year-olds, 350 yards

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