Star Guitar

Santa Super Saturday a Stakes Smorgasbord

This weekend’s Santa Super Saturday program at Fair Grounds – originally scheduled as a five-stakes-race package – gets four more gifts already wrapped under its tree when the four stakes cancelled

Heiligbrodts to Enjoy Louisiana Champions Day

Bill and Corinne Heiligbrodt – last season’s Fair Grounds owner champions – were on their way from their home in Houston, Texas, to New Orleans when reached by cell phone en route Friday mor

Champions Day to Showcase Star Guitar, Superior Storm

Brittlyn Stable’s Star Guitar appears poised to become the third Thoroughbred in history to win three times on a Louisiana Champions Day program in New Orleans, assuming he lives up to his s

Star Guitar Tunes Up for Saturday's Louisiana Champions Day

Brittlyn Stable’s Star Guitar, easily the “star” attraction for Saturday’s 19th running of the Louisiana Champions Day program at Fair Grounds, was given a routine maintenance breeze Sunday

Observations and Congratulations

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

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

Star Guitar Trumps Dixie Poker Ace Stakes at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (January 3, 2009) - Brittlyn Stable's Star Guitar showed he do more than sprint in capturing Saturday's $60,000 Dixie Poker Ace Stakes at Fair Grounds by a lengt

Upset, Milestones Highlight Louisiana Champions Day

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 13, 2008) - One major upset and the matching of two long-standing career records headlined the 18th edition of Louisiana Champions Day Saturday at Fair

Louisiana Champions Day Notes & Quotes

LOUISIANA CHAMPIONS DAY NOTES & QUOTES

 

Quarter Horse Juvenile

Winner: Martini Mountain ($7.40, running time :18.03)

Nine Former Champions Day Winners Return Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, La. (December 11, 2008) - Nine horses who have won during previous Louisiana Champions Day programs return to Fair Grounds in an attempt to repeat as the track plays