Steve Asmussen

Stungbythestorm Stings Recapturetheglory at FG

Coastal Racing's Stungbythestorm pressed the pace of King Dan, took command late and bested that rival by a half-length in a $46,000 allowance optional claiming race Sunday at Fair Grounds, one t

Rolling Sea, Unforgotten Vie in Chou Croute Handicap

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 12, 2009) - Millennium Farms' Rolling Sea and Robert Adams' Unforgotten, a head apart when first and second respectively in Delta's $100,000 Treasure Ch

Heart Ashley Wins Monday at Fair Grounds

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 9, 2009) - Zayat Stables' Heart Ashley gained the advantage inside the eighth pole and drew off steadily for a 3 1/4-length victory in Monday's featured

Friesan Fire Moving Forward to Louisiana Derby March 14

Headlines for Sunday, February 08, 2009

War Echo Brings Back Memories with Silverbulletday Win

NEW ORLEANS, La (February 7, 2009) - For the second year in a row, a 3-year-old offspring of the mare Wild Vision landed in the winner's circle on Louisiana Derby Preview Day at F

Louisiana Derby Preview Day Notes and Quotes

Pan Zareta Stakes

Winner: Precious Kiss ($6.60, running time 1:11.14)

Just Jenda, Four Gifts Meet Again in Silverbulletday

NEW ORLEANS, La. (February 2, 2009) - Cindy Jones' Just Jenda and Heiligbrodt Racing Stable's Four Gifts will face off for the third time in nine weeks as they lead a field of eig

Countdown to Louisiana Derby Preview Day

Headlines for Friday, January 30, 2009

Rolling Sea Wins Truly Bound, Keys Asmussen Six-Bagger

NEW ORLEANS, La. (January 17, 2009) - Keyed by Rolling Sea's 5 1/2-length win in the $60,000 Truly Bound Handicap, trainer Steve Asmussen tied his own Fair Grounds record by winni

Bear Now Top Choice in FG's Truly Bound Stakes

NEW ORLEANS, La (January 15, 2009) - Town and Country Farm's Bear Now, winner of the Grade III Kentucky Cup Distaff in September at Turfway Park, has been tabbed the 6-5 morning line