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Rachel Alexandra Arrives at Fair Grounds

Stonestreet Stables and Harold McCormick’s Rachel Alexandra arrived at her winter base, Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, without incident late Friday afternoon.

Can Preakness Provide an FG-Connected Winner?

From horses to trainers to jockeys, there will be a Louisiana flavor to Saturday's middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the Preakness.

Observations and Congratulations

(Updated 8:15 a.m. Saturday) Happy Kentucky Derby Day!

FG, Louisiana Connections Plentiful on Oaks, Derby Cards

NEW ORLEANS, La (April 30, 2009) - Led by Grade II Louisiana Derby winner Friesan Fire, three horses who raced at Fair Grounds last winter were entered Wednesday for Kentucky Derb

Offseason And A Weekend Preview

At about 5:15 last Sunday afternoon, it officially became the offseason at Fair Grounds.

Friesan Fire Crowned Fair Grounds Horse of the Meeting

NEW ORLEANS, LA (March 30, 2009) - Vinery Stable and Fox Hill Farm's Friesan Fire, who captured the Grade II Louisiana Derby by the largest margin in 46 years, was an overwhelming choice as

Friesan Fire's Barn Crew All Aglow Sunday Morning

Headlines for Sunday, March 15, 2009

Rachel Alexandra Reigns in 2009 Fair Grounds Oaks

NEW ORLEANS, LA (March 14, 2009) – L & M Partners’ Rachel Alexandra justified her role as the 3-10 odds-on favorite in the $400,000 Grade II Fair Grounds Oaks by drawing off for a 1 3/4-length

Rachel Alexandra Odds-On in Fair Grounds Oaks

NEW ORLEANS, La. (March 9, 2009) - L and M Partners' Rachel Alexandra looms as the 4-5 morning line choice when facing five rivals in the 43rd running of the $400,000 Grade II Fai