John Jacinto

Monday Notes: Jacinto Back in Action

Jockey John Jacinto, sidelined by a broken wrist suffered during training hours at Fair Grounds on Dec. 2, visited the winner’s circle for the first time since his injury on Feb.

Sunday Notes: Pants On Fire Gets Palm Meadows Breeze

George and Lori Hall’s Pants On Fire, who finished second by a neck in Fair Grounds’ Grade III Lecomte Stakes Jan.

Snakebit Kit Proves Best in Sunday Feature

Steve Hartman’s Snakebite Kit broke on top, made the pace most of the way in Fair Grounds $44,500 featured race at about one mile over the Stall-Wilson turf course and withstood Red Oak Stab

Jockey Jacinto's Joy is Being Casey's Shadow

Although he has been prominent in Fair Grounds’ jockey standings during three of the four seasons he has ridden here (he broke his shoulder in the other), Peruvian-born jockey John Jacinto m

Jockey Jacinto Wins Both Stakes on Five-Win Day

If the wide way around Fair Grounds’ Stall-Wilson turf course listed as “good” worked once, why not try it again?

Hallway Wins Friday Feature

Heiligbrodt Racing Stable’s Hallway, void of early foot, responded boldly when set down for the drive and got up to prove best by three-quarters of a length in Friday’s $47,000 one-mile and

Promising Filly Bella Medaglia Wins Friday Feature

Coteau Grove Farms’ Bella Medaglia proved herself to be an good candidate for gold medal stardom in Fair Grounds’ upcoming series for 3-year-old fillies later in the season when she came fro

Where's Cain in Front in Sunday Feature

Edward Johnston Racing Stables’ Where’s Cain proved no disappointment to the fans who backed him down to 5-2 favoritism when he won Sunday’s Fair Grounds feature by one length.

Gold Wonder Upsets in Allen Lacombe Memorial

NEW ORLEANS, La. (March 7, 2009) - Kamel Sheena's Gold Wonder, under a heads-up ride by jockey John Jacinto, made the pace and finished strongly to pull an upset in the $60,000 Al