The Day at the Races: April 18

Yesterday's figures: On-track attendance, 16,337; on-track betting, $1,197,864; total betting including simulcast, $6,865,629.

This day last year: On-track attendance, 10,127; on-track betting, $1,032,338; total betting including simulcast, $6,939,233.

Coming up: There are no stakes races Wednesday. On Thursday, Changing Skies, coming off a win in the Grade III The Very One Stakes at Gulfstream Park, will be the 122-pound highweight for the Grade III, $150,000 Grey Goose Bewitch Stakes for older fillies and mares going 1½ miles on the turf.


n Lost in the shuffle of a Saturday card that featured the Grade II Coolmore Lexington Stakes was a bit of a milestone for trainer Leigh Delacour, who recorded her first victory at Keeneland with her second career starter at the track. Joharmony won the second race for Delacour. Gary L. Chervenell owns the 3-year-old filly, who won a 11⁄16-mile turf allowance race by a neck in 1:44.59.

n Garrett Gomez rode two winners on the Sunday card to give him 17 victories with one week left in the meet, extending his lead in the jockey standings.