Briland Farm’s Secret Oath bought again to work, recording her first transfer Aug. 2 since her distant second-place end within the July 23 Teaching Membership American Oaks (G1) at Saratoga Race Course.
The daughter of Arrogate went 5 furlongs in 1:00.29 on the Oklahoma Coaching Observe as she prepares for the Aug. 20 $600,000 Alabama Stakes (G1) and a attainable rematch with Nest , who defeated Secret Oath by 12 1/4 lengths within the Teaching Membership American Oaks.
“It was a very good work,” Corridor of Fame coach D. Wayne Lukas stated Aug. 3 whereas sitting in his workplace exterior his barn on the Oklahoma monitor.
Lukas is chomping on the bit as he seems forward to the rubber match with Nest. Secret Oath received the primary race, the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) at Churchill Downs Might 6.
After the Teaching Membership American Oaks, Lukas was lower than happy with the experience he bought from Luis Saez.
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Within the work Aug. 2, Lukas had jockey Tyler Gaffalione on Secret Oath; Saez had labored her July 15 for her first work at Saratoga.
Lukas did say he would possible maintain Saez on board for the Alabama. He stated after the Teaching Membership American Oaks, he and Saez had a 45-minute assembly.
“Let’s put it this manner; it was a really one-sided discuss,” Lukas stated. “He could make a mistake identical to anybody else. However he rattling certain wouldn’t save that one for the spotlight movie. Luis is an excellent man.”