BOTH RUNAWAY GHOST AND BLAMED HAVE NEW MEXICO CONNECTIONS, OWNERS  MR. JOE PEACOCK AND CLEBER J. MASSEY RESPECTIVELY.   DECISIONS WILL BE MADE WHETHER TO RUN BLAMED IN THE KENTUCKY OAKS SET FOR MAY, 2018 AND RUNAWAY GHOST IN THE KENTUCKY DERBY, THE FIRST SATURDAY IN MAY, 2018.  

THIS IS A GREAT RESULT FOR THE CONNECTIONS, SUNLAND PARK AND THE STATE OF NEW MEXICO.   BOTH HORSES WENT OFF AS FAVORITES IN THEIR RACES. 

OTHER WINNERS ON THE CARD INCLUDED  BLAZIN NAVARONE IN THE NM BREEDER'S DERBY,   OWNERS, HENRY DOMINGUEZ AND GEORGE E. COLEMAN,  TRAINER HENRY DOMINQUEZ:  HENNESY EXPRESS,  OWNER DALE F. TAYLOR RACING LLC, TRAINED BY TODD FINCHER,  WINNER OF THE NEW MEXICO BREEDER'S OAKS;       FAYPIEN, WINNER OF THE HENRY HENSON HANDICAP,  OWNED BY BAOMA CORP. TRAINED BY BOB BAFFERT;      MT. VEEDER,  WINNER OF BILL THOMAS MEMORIAL STAKES,   OWNED BY W. BILL TOMASIC, AND GO-TO-T0GA RACING, LLC, TRAINED BY DEBRA CUGNINI;       AND THE    NEW MEXICO STATE HANDICAP, WON BY MAURCENIA CROSS, OWNER, AND TRAINED BY GARY CROSS.

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL CONNECTIONS ON THEIR WINS.   THANKS TO SUNLAND PARK FOR PUTTING ON SUCH A GREAT DAY OF RACING.