Jockey Rosie Napravnik, already solidly ensconced as the Fair Grounds jockey champion this winter and significantly the first female rider in New Orleans history to accomplish that
Good morning, New Orleans! Do you know who your leading rider is this winter?
Jockey Rosie Napravnik rode five winners on Saturday’s card: Social Vindication in the third race, Tyme for Willard in the fifth, Mister M
Dundalk Dust, the Dundalk 5 color bearer who won Churchill Downs’ Grade II Falls City Handicap by three lengths in her last start Nov.
Adele Dilschneider’s Aide, a disappointing fifth in Fair Grounds’ $60,000 Silverbulletday Stakes Jan.
All In Stable’s Willcox Inn, away from competition since finishing third in the Grade II Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf Nov.
Oakcrest et al.’s Upperline pressed the early pace, gained the advantage in the lane and drew clear late for a one-length win in Saturday’s fourth running of the $60,000
Trainer Kenny McPeek pulled off another successful New Orleans invasion during last Saturday’s Louisiana Derby Preview Day, winning the Grade III Rachel
Ivan Dalos’s Avie’s Tale, heroine of Fair Grounds’ $58,000 Blushing K D Handicap on New Year’s Day when that race was taken off the grass and run on a sloppy main
Adele Dilschneider and Claiborne Farm’s Trubs came up outside the leaders to challenge entering the stretch run of Saturday’s 54th running of Fair Grounds’ tradition-rich $60,000 <