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Barn Notes: Saturday, November 26

·        Running Mate Stays Undefeated in Landslide Win ·        R Naja Comes Through for Stidham ·        Work Tab   RUNNING MATE STAYS UNDEFEATED IN LANDSLIDE WIN On Oct. 5 at Delaware...

Barn Notes: Friday, November 25

·        Yockey’s Warrior Exits Thanksgiving Win Well ·        Marco Mischief Promising in Graduation ·        Work Tab YOCKEY’S WARRIOR EXITS THANKSGIVING WIN WELL Trainer Al Stall, Jr., was...

Yockey's Warrior Stuffs 'Em in the Thanksgiving Handicap

Yockey’s Warrior let the frontrunners cook the early fractions on a warm New Orleans afternoon before roasting his rivals in the final quarter of a mile and proving a popular victor in the 92nd running of the $75,000 Thanksgiving Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Trained by Al Stall...

Barn Notes: Thursday, November 24

·        Keep Talking Long-Winded in Graduation ·        Maker, Trust Factor Undecided on Champions Day ·        Work Tab   KEEP TALKING LONG-WINDED IN GRADUATION It did not take long for...

Barn Notes: Wednesday, November 23

·        Gimmeadrink Learns New Tricks in First Fair Grounds Foray ·        Terra Promessa Highlights Workers GIMMEADRINK LEARNS NEW TRICKS IN FIRST FAIR GROUNDS FORAY Florida-bred starter/claimer Gimmeadrink proved on Sunday...

Seaside Candy Sticks it to Them in Si Cima

Stewart M. Madison’s Seaside Candy debuted victoriously and impressively at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in February and appeared to be a filly with a future filled with black type. On the afternoon of Sunday Nov. 20, the 3-year-old Louisiana-bred daughter of excellent second-crop stallion...

Barn Notes: Sunday, November 20

·        Sunny Oak Shortens, Opens Up the Possibilities for Johnston ·        Quijote Aims to Continue Amoss Dominance of Thanksgiving ·        Mena Opens Up on Opening Day, Wins Four · ...

Stakes Wins by Benwill, Nubin Ridge and Sunny Oak Kick Off Fair Grounds Meet

A trio of overnight $50,000 Louisiana-bred stakes kicked off the 2016-17 Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots meet on Saturday afternoon, with Benwill, Nubin Ridge and Sunny Oak proving victorious at the New Orleans oval. In the Mr. Sulu Stakes over a mile on the Stall-Wilson turf course, Royce G....

Barn Notes: Saturday, November 19

·        Yockey’s Warrior Fit and Ready to Fly ·        Geroux to Return to Fair Grounds ·        Sunbean Tops Work Tab YOCKEY’S WARRIOR FIT AND READY TO FLY Two seasons ago on Louisiana Derby...

Barn Notes: Friday, November 18

·        Totally Drenched Stepping Up in Thanksgiving·        Grade I-Winners’ Siblings Face Off in 2YO Turf Maiden·        Work Tab TOTALLY DRENCHED STEPPING UP IN THANKSGIVING Among a field...