Home of the Louisiana Derby

Racing News

'Shytoe' Solid Choice in Saturday's $125,000 Bayou Handicap

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 19, 2009) - John Wieczorek's Shytoe Lafeet, clearly second best behind Stormy West in the Furl Sail Handicap and Marie Krantz Memorial Handicap, sideste

'Early' Returns to FG Winner's Circle on Presidents' Day

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 16, 2009) -Richard, Bertram and Elaine Klein's odds-on favorite Early Return drew off in the stretch for a four-length victory in the $46,000 sprint all

Stungbythestorm Stings Recapturetheglory at FG

Coastal Racing's Stungbythestorm pressed the pace of King Dan, took command late and bested that rival by a half-length in a $46,000 allowance optional claiming race Sunday at Fair Grounds, one t

Smart Surprise Gives Albarado 100th Stakes Win at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La (February 14, 2009) - Hill ‘n' Dale Equine Holdings Inc.'s Smart Surprise drew off late to win the $60,000 Chou Croute Handicap Saturday by 6 1/4 lengths, giving jockey Ro

A. P. Answer Wins Friday Fair Grounds Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 13, 2009) - J S Cubed's A. P.

Lady Chace Wins Thursday FG Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 12, 2009) - Gold Square LLC's Lady Chace, in command just after the start, made every pole a winning one and drew off late to win Thursday's featured $4

Rolling Sea, Unforgotten Vie in Chou Croute Handicap

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 12, 2009) - Millennium Farms' Rolling Sea and Robert Adams' Unforgotten, a head apart when first and second respectively in Delta's $100,000 Treasure Ch

Heart Ashley Wins Monday at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 9, 2009) - Zayat Stables' Heart Ashley gained the advantage inside the eighth pole and drew off steadily for a 3 1/4-length victory in Monday's featured

Tizaqueena Tallies Sunday at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 8, 2009) - Darley Stable's Tizaqueena, runner-up in Fair Grounds' Tiffany Lass Stakes last year, continued her comeback with a victory in Sunday's $46,0

Friesan Fire Rules Saturday's Risen Star Stakes

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 7, 2009) - Vinery Stable and Fox Hill Farms' Friesan Fire overtook Flying Pegasus inside the eighth pole and captured the $200,000 Grade III Risen Star