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Owner Zayat on Nehro Scratch

Owner Ahmed Zayat on the scratch of Nehro:“He came back tied up (from his exercise Saturday morning). He’s fine right now.

Undercard Stakes: Country Day, Look At the Time , Nehro

It was Country Day, owned by Richard, Bertram and Elaine Klein, who came home first by a length in Saturday’s $75,000 Colonel Power Stakes, one of the six supporti

El Padrino Noses Out Mark Valeski in Risen Star Thriller

It looks like a Louisiana Derby rematch on April 1 could be in order for Let’s Go Stable’s El Padrino and Brereton Jones’s Mark Valeski, who finis

Meet Leaders & Champions

Twenty-three-year-old sensation Rosie Napravnik concluded the 139th Thoroughbred Racing Season at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots as the meet’s leading jockey with

Ravi's Song Hits High Note in N.O. Ladies; Great Mills Takes Grindstone

Ravi’s Song, owned by Mrs.

Asmussen, Peace Rules, Rachel Alexandra Elected to Fair Grounds Hall of Fame

Three new members have been elected to the Fair Grounds Hall of Fame: Steve Asmussen, a nine-time leading trainer at Fair Grounds; Peace Rules, the 2003 Louisiana

Monday Notes: McPeek Pondering Another FG Invasion

Trainer Kenny McPeek pulled off another successful New Orleans invasion during last Saturday’s Louisiana Derby Preview Day, winning the Grade III Rachel

Trubs Takes Black Gold Stakes; Wicked Deed Wins Tiffany Lass

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 <

Great Mills Wins Monday Turf Feature

Millennium Farms’ Great Mills proved no disappointment as the odds-on choice in the wagering in Fair Grounds’ $49,000 optional claiming feature on Monday when he took command at th

Justin Phillip Tops Saturday's Grade III Lecomte Stakes for 3-Year-Olds

Zayat Stable’s Justin Phillip, an impressive allowance winner here on New Year’s Day, has been installed as the 7-5 favorite in Saturday’s Grade III Lecomte Stakes