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Louisiana Champions Day Notes & Quotes

LOUISIANA CHAMPIONS DAY NOTES & QUOTES

 

Quarter Horse Juvenile

Winner: Martini Mountain ($7.40, running time :18.03)

Artic Jet Follows Snow with $198.60 Payoff at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 12, 2008) - One day after New Orleans' first snowfall in four years, hunch players celebrated the highest win payoff of the winter when 98-1 longshot Ar

Nine Former Champions Day Winners Return Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 11, 2008) - Nine horses who have won during previous Louisiana Champions Day programs return to Fair Grounds in an attempt to repeat as the track plays

Talkin Indian Wins Sunday's Fair Grounds Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 7, 2008) - Gary and Kathy Priest's Talkin Indian, ridden by Miguel Mena, split rivals in the late stages to capture Sunday's $44,000 allowance feature f

Love to Tell Wins Pago Hop in Wild Finish

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 06, 2008) - In a blanket finish in which the first six horses under the wire were separated by three-quarters of a length, former claimer Love to Tell p

Perrodin Gets 3,000th Win Friday at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 5, 2008) - Barely a year after a career-threatening injury, jockey E.J.

'Lafeet' Taps Tally in FG Feature; Perrodin Reaches 2,999

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 4, 2008) -John Wieczorek's Shytoe Lafeet justified his favoritism with a 2 1/4-length win in the $50,000 allowance feature Thursday at Fair Grounds.

My Baby Baby, Scolara Meet Again in FG's Pago Hop Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 4, 2008) - Magdalena Racing et al's My Baby Baby and Haras Santa Maria de Araras' Scolara, second and third respectively in last month's Grade II Mrs.

Perrodin Closes in on 3,000 with Sunday FG Feature Win

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 30, 2008) - Popular Louisiana-born jockey E.J.

'Secret' Gets Away in Tenacious Handicap at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 29, 2008) - Sand & Cee Stables' Secret Getaway took command in upper stretch and drew off for a convincing 2 3/4-length win in the $60,000 Tenaciou