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Friday Notes: Abstraction Gets an 'A' for Wednesday Win

 

By Graham Ross, Staff Writer

Wednesday Notes: Smitten Using Saturday's LaCombe as FG Oaks Prep

 

By Graham Ross, Staff Writer

Meet Honors: Nates Mineshaft Named Horse of the Meet

NEW ORLEANS (Thursday, April 5, 2012) – Windy Hill Farms’ Nates Mineshaft, winner of the $400,000 New Orleans Handicap (Gr.

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