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Sunday: A New Orleans Handicap for the Ages?

Twin Creeks Racing Stable’s Mission Impazible, the 5-year-old defending champion from last season’s Grade II New Orleans Handicap and winner of the Grade I

Feature: Mission Impazible On a Mission for University of Kentucky

By Claire Novak, Special Contributor

Stakes Advance: Jones Entry Favored in Sunday's 14-Horse $1 million Louisiana Derby

By Graham Ross, Staff Writer

Louisiana Derby Post Positions and Morning Line Odds


Summer Applause Top Choice in Fair Grounds Oaks

Gillian Campbell, Greenwood Lodge Farm and R Group Management’s Summer Applause, heroine of Fair Grounds’ Grade III Rachel Alexandra Stakes in her last start Feb.

Speedacious, Inspired Dead Heat in Happy Ticket

NEW ORLEANS (Saturday, March 24, 2012) – Carl Moore Management’s Speedacious and Peter Blum Thoroughbreds’ Inspired, first and second choices resp

Hurricane Bluff Blows Away Rivals in Friday Feature

Chad White’s Hurricane Bluff, away alertly and quickly in command, made the pace throughout in Friday’s $41,000 allowance and $30,000 optional claiming sprint for accredited Louisi

FG to Offer 18-Race Card March 30

To make up for races cancelled due to heavy rains Thursday, Fair Grounds announced today it will expand the March 30 racing program to include a record 18 live Thoroughbred races, with first post a

Inspired, Speedacious Vie in Saturday's Happy Ticket

Peter Blum’s Inspired and Carl Moore’s Speedacious will each be putting win streaks on the line if they match strides in Saturday’s Fair Grounds feature – the 25th

Thursday's Racing Cancelled

Thursday’s live racing program at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has been cancelled due to torrential rain.