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Woodbourne Wins Friday Fair Grounds Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 21, 2008) - Melnyk Racing Stables Inc.'s Woodbourne came from just off the early pace to take command in mid-stretch and draw off for a 1 3/4-length tally in

Klesaris Duo Tops Old Hickory, 'Dancing' Leads Pontalba at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 20, 2008) - Trainer Steve Klesaris, stabling here for the first time this winter, has the 9-5 morning line choice entry of  Forty Thieves and Sunday Bl

Leesa Lee, Perrodin, Win Sunday at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 16, 2008) - Larry Compagna's Leesa Lee gave jockey Louisiana-born jockey E. J.

Desert Wheat Wins Saturday's Mr. Sulu Stakes at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 15, 2008) - Wachtel Stables, Brous Stables and J.D.

Mr. Sulu Stakes Serves As Day 2 FG Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 13, 2008) - Valene Farms' Autobeacat has been made the 3-1 morning l

Stormy West, Sammie Sam Capture FG Opening Day Stakes

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 14, 2008) - After challenging for command entering the lane, Diana a

Two New Stakes Races Top Fair Grounds Opening Day

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 12, 2008) - Opening Day of Fair Grounds' 137th season Friday features not only the grand opening of the track's new slots facility, but a pair of new stakes races.<

Fair Grounds Continues Growth as Meet Opens Friday

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 12, 2008) - Fair Grounds continues its increasingly exciting growth pattern when the 137th live Thoroughbred race meeting at the nation's third-oldest track

Fair Grounds Announces 2008-09 Stakes Schedule

NEW ORLEANS, La (September 24, 2008) - Major event days are once again the highlight of Fair Grounds' 2008-09 stakes schedule announced Wednesday.