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Louisiana Champions Day: Populist Politics, Get in Da House Set to Duel in LCD Classic

NEW ORLEANS (Thursday, December 6, 2012) – Klaravich Stable’s Populist Politics and Robert Orth and Wes Hawley’s Get in Da House are set to match

Thursday Notes: Star Guitar Owner Benoit Looking Forward to Potentially Historic Weekend

By Graham Ross, Staff Writer

Battle On the Bayou Recap

Klaravich Stable and William Lawrence’s Populist Politics, cross-entered in Saturday’s $1 million Louisiana Derby but scratched out of that in favor of Friday’s 39

LCD Morning-After Report

Trainer Richard Jackson, conditioner of Jac Mac Stable’s Superior Storm, said Sunday that the daughter of Stormy Atlantic may have been compromised by bruised feet Saturday when she f

Former Champions, Competitive Fields Permeate Louisiana Champions Day

Former champions and competitive fields permeate the 13 races that make up Saturday’s 20th anniversary edition of Louisiana Champions Day at Fair Grounds.

Star Guitar Tunes Up for Saturday's Louisiana Champions Day

The 20th anniversary edition of Louisiana Champions Day will be run this Saturday at Fair Grounds as an expanded 13-race program with a special early first race post time of 12:10 p.m., but the mai

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

Sugar Bowl Stakes Sets Stage for Sophomore Series

The Sugar Bowl Stakes at Fair Grounds is for 2-year-olds, but less than a month later those juveniles become sophomores, and if the sprinters of December become horses that can go longer distances

Star Guitar, War Echo Win Big on Santa Super Saturday

Santa Super Saturday’s expanded 13-race program at Fair Grounds this weekend featured Brittlyn Stable’s Star Guitar becoming the fourth horse in history to win three Louisiana Champions Day