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Hallway Hits His Stride in Mr. Sulu Stakes

Heiligbrodt Racing Stable’s Hallway came from off the pace in Saturday’s $60,000 Mr.

Mambo Galliano Waltzes in 85th Thanksgiving Handicap on Opening Day

Former Fair Grounds owner Louie Roussel III was not present for the 85th running of the featured $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap on Fair Grounds’ traditional opening day, but it was still a ro

Prospective Owners Will Love Lovell at Saturday Seminar

As always, when Thanksgiving Day makes its return as the opening day of the Fair Grounds season, a lot of people will be on hand for the happening social scene at the New Orleans oval even though t

Desert Wheat Favored For Try at Mr. Sulu 'Threepeat'

Can Desert Wheat top the crop again in Friday’s third running of the $60,000 Mr. Sulu Stakes on the second day of Thoroughbred racing at Fair Grounds this winter?

Tradition Rules With Opening Day Thanksgiving Handicap

The nation’s third-oldest racetrack will reignite one of its historic traditions when Fair Grounds Race Course opens the 2010-2011 Thoroughbred Racing Season in New Orleans with the 85th running

Feature Jess Rockin Wins Bank of America Challenge Championship

Feature Jess Rockin won Friday night's featured Grade 1 Bank of America Challenge Championships by a half-length over Rylees Boy and favored Stolis Winner, who became Quarter Horse racing's all-tim

Horses from Mexico Set to Compete in Challenge Championships

Upon learning that Francisco Colorado's undefeated Loose Perry and three-time winner Rebas Corona were standing in the stalls in front of them in a barn at Fair Gr

Stolis Winner After Earnings Mark

Jerry Windham’s homebred world champion Stolis Winner attempts to secure the all-time earnings record for an American Quarter Horse when he races in the 440-yard $350,000 Bank of A

Trainers Pleased With Fair Grounds Reception for Challenge Championships

Trainers of horses racing Friday night during the 13-race Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships card have been pleased with first-time host Fair Grounds Race Course.

In-laws Team Up in Challenge Championships

Mike Burgess, who trains a stable of Thoroughbreds at Fair Grounds Race Course, will make his American Quarter Horse training debut on Friday evening when he saddles three horses d