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Category Seven Wins Furl Sail After DQ of Never Retreat

James Perron Racing Stable’s Category Seven, overlooked by Fair Grounds racing fans in Saturday’s $60,000 Furl Sail Handicap, ended up paying win mutuels of $34.40, $14.60 and $6.60 followin

Graham Wins Four; Ide Better Win Takes Feature

Irish-born jockey James Graham became the first jockey to ride four winners on the same program this season at Fair Grounds on Monday when he captured the final event on the nine-race progra

Rachel Alexandra Continues Jogging

Horse of the Year candidate Rachel Alexandra jogged once the “wrong” way around the Fair Grounds oval Friday morning about 9:30 a.m., with exercise rider Dominic Terry up, accompanied

Evolutionist Emerges as Expected with Woodchopper Win

Odds-on Evolutionist, owned by the Kinsman Farm of George M.

Evolutionist Slight Choice in Wide-Open Woodchopper

Kinsman Stable’s Evolutionist, a promising 3-year-old son of El Prado who appears headed for a future on grass, has been installed as the 5-2 morning line in Saturday’s $60,000 Woodchopper S

Sellers Rules Again in Pontalba; Comedero Wins Old Hickory

After riding a winner on Friday’s opening day at Fair Grounds, Louisiana native Shane Sellers, once a nationally-known riding star who returned to the saddle last summer following a 4 1/2-ye

Milwaukee Miracle Caps Lagniappe Saturday with CC Derby Win

Milwaukee Miracle Caps Lagniappe Saturday With CC Derby Win

 

Louisiana Lagniappe Weekend Notes & Quotes

LOUISIANA LAGNIAPPE WEEKEND NOTES & QUOTES

 

Happy Ticket Stakes

Winner: Alphadoodle ($20, running time 1:04.66)

House of Words Wins Friday Feature at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (March 20, 2009) - Gale Springer's House of Words rallied boldly in the final strides and got up to be best by a head in the featured $44,000 turf allowance sprin

Recapturetheglory Wins for Roussel Sunday at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (March 8, 2009) - Former Fair Grounds controlling owner Louie Roussel III won his first race of the current New Orleans winter season when his trainee Recaptureth