Rosie Napravnik http://wfpl.org en Kentucky Oaks Favorite Untapable Gets Outside Post http://wfpl.org/post/kentucky-oaks-favorite-untapable-gets-outside-post <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The favorite for Friday's Kentucky Oaks will start the mile and 1/8 race from the outside post.</p><p>The post draw was held Tuesday. Untapable will be ridden by <a href="/post/black-jockey-kentucky-derby-once-again">Rosie Napravnik</a> and is trained by <a href="/post/peta-accuses-top-trainer-abuses-churchill-downs-saratoga-springs">Steve Asmussen.</a> Fashion Plate, written by Gary Stevens and trained by Simon Callaghan, starts from the seventh position and is the second choice at 6-1.</p><p>Post Position</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 17:31:47 +0000 Joseph Lord 9238 at http://wfpl.org Kentucky Oaks Favorite Untapable Gets Outside Post Jockey Rosie Napravnik Likely to Make History Again http://wfpl.org/post/jockey-rosie-napravnik-likely-make-history-again <p>Rosie Napravnik is set to become the first female jockey to ride in all three Triple Crown races in the same year, and the first to try and win one of the races aboard a filly.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Trainer Todd </span>Pletcher<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says </span>Napravnik<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is "very, very likely" to be his rider for the filly Unlimited Budget in the Belmont Stakes on June 8.</span></p> Thu, 30 May 2013 20:09:30 +0000 Associated Press & Rick Howlett 5599 at http://wfpl.org Jockey Rosie Napravnik Likely to Make History Again Believe You Can is the Kentucky Oaks Champion; Napravnik Makes History http://wfpl.org/post/believe-you-can-kentucky-oaks-champion-napravnik-makes-history <p>Believe You Can has won the 2012 Kentucky Oaks.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>With jockey Rosie Napravnik aboard, the filly finished just ahead of Broadway&rsquo;s Alibi. Napravnik is the first female to ride a Kentucky Oaks winner.</p><p>Grace Hall, the early favorite, was third.</p><p>The rain-delayed race was run before 112,552 fans Churchill Downs, the second-largest Oaks crowd.<span style="display: none">&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 04 May 2012 23:10:50 +0000 Rick Howlett 140 at http://wfpl.org Believe You Can is the Kentucky Oaks Champion; Napravnik Makes History