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Stidham Duo Tops 10 in Battle of New Orleans

Ten fillies and mares have entered next Saturday’s second running of the $50,000 Battle of New Orleans Stakes over 5½ grassy furlongs of the Stall-Wilson turf course, including a pair of talented p

Yockey's Warrior Stuffs 'Em in the Thanksgiving Handicap

Yockey’s Warrior let the frontrunners cook the early fractions on a warm New Orleans afternoon before roasting his rivals in the final quarter of a mile and proving a popular victo

Seaside Candy Sticks it to Them in Si Cima

Stewart M. Madison’s Seaside Candy debuted victoriously and impressively at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in February and appeared to be a filly with a future filled with black type.

Stakes Wins by Benwill, Nubin Ridge and Sunny Oak Kick Off Fair Grounds Meet

A trio of overnight $50,000 Louisiana-bred stakes kicked off the 2016-17 Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots meet on Saturday afternoon, with Benwill, Nubin Ridge

Union Jackson, Clearly Now Top Thanksgiving Handicap

Stonestreet Stables’Union Jackson looks to continue his upward trajectory when he takes on six others in next Thursday’s $75,000 Thanksgiving Handicap, including Brittlyn Stable’s

Three Louisiana-Bred Stakes Headline Opening Day at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots

A total of 105 horses were entered across ten races in advance of next Saturday’s Twilight Opening Day at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

RDD LAJOLLANFASTDASH BEST BY A NOSE IN GRADE I LQHBA SALE FUTURITY

Miguel Aguilar’s Rdd Lajollanfastdash won a tight photo to prevail by a nose in Saturday’s Grade I $323,488 LQHBA Sale Futurity at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

S'maverlous Shocks in Grade II New Orleans Handicap

 A $32,000 claim in September 2015, Gata Racing Stable’s S’maverlous joined the ranks of graded stakes winners when capturing Saturday’s Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap

Take The Stand Denies All, Charged With Track Record

Earle Mack, Wachtel Stable and Brous Stable’s Bill Mott-trained Take the Stand shipped in from Florida, drew the one-hole and proved an expert witness for the Fair Grounds Race Cou