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Barn Notes: Sunday, December 7

IN TODAY'S NOTES: RISE UP WORKING WELL, WOODCHOPPER POSSIBLE; STRING KING SEEKING CLASSIC REDEMPTION; I DAZZLE SIGNALS READINESS FOR CHAMPIONS DAY RISE UP WORKING WELL, WOODCHOPPER POSSIBLE             Talented sophomore Rise Up continued his...

Barn Notes: Saturday, December 6

IN TODAY'S NOTES: GOLD HAWK PREPARING FOR 4-YEAR-OLD SEASON; HEITAI ON TRACK FOR CHAMPIONS DAY; GEROUX CARRYING CAREER YEAR INTO MEET; SUM OF THE PARTS, GANTRY, & UNBRIDLED'S NOTE IN THURSDAY FEATURE GOLD HAWK PREPARING FOR 4-YEAR-OLD SEASON         ...

Barn Notes: Friday, December 5

IN TODAY'S NOTES: GENERAL ELECTION WORKS TOWARD RETURN; GRAHAM MAINTAINING MOMENTUM; PESSIN HIGH ON SCATTER GUN GENERAL ELECTION WORKS TOWARD RETURN Hill ‘N Dale Farm’s multiple graded stakes winner General Election continued his comeback earlier this week with an easy half-mile work in :52.20 for...

Barn Notes: Thursday, December 4

IN TODAY'S NOTES: SHARP LIVING UP TO HIS NAME AS A HEAD TRAINER; MATRIARCH WINNER LA TIA ARRIVES AT FAIR GROUNDS; GOLDEN ROD WINNER WEST COAST BELLE FAIR GROUNDS-BOUND SHARP LIVING UP TO HIS NAME AS A HEAD TRAINER             Conditioner Joe...

Barn Notes: Sunday, November 30

IN TODAY'S NOTES: AMOSS REFLECTS ON PHENOMENAL 4-FOR-4 SATURDAY; ERAMIA OKAY, HEADS TO DALLAS FOR MORE X-RAYS; EVERY WAY WORKS TOWARD RETURN AMOSS REFLECTS ON PHENOMENAL 4-FOR-4 SATURDAY Ten-time leading Fair Grounds trainer Tom Amoss had a big day on Saturday afternoon at his home track, even for...

Trainer Tom Amoss Plays Perfect 4-for-4 Saturday Hand

It was New York Giants star wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. who kicked off a week of headlines for Newman High School graduates with his spectacular and physics-defying one-handed grab on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys, but it was trainer Tom Amoss who capped off the big week for alums of the...

Barn Notes: Saturday, November 29

IN TODAY'S NOTES: CANADIAN CHAMPION, $1 MILLION PURCHASE LEIGH COURT TO STIDHAM; GRAHAM STARTS STRONG, LANDS FIRST HAT TRICK OF 2014-15 MEET; FAIR GROUNDS HOSTS CHAMPIONSHIP HANDICAPPING TOURNAMENT CANADIAN CHAMPION, $1 MILLION PURCHASE LEIGH COURT TO STIDHAM Leigh Court, who was the Sovereign...

Barn Notes: Friday, November 28

IN TODAY'S NOTES: DELAUNAY EXITS THANKSGIVING ROMP IN FINE ORDER; FANTASIZE FANTASTIC IN MAIDEN WIN; BOURBON COWBOY SHARP IN MORNINGS, SUGAR BOWL POSSIBLE DELAUNAY EXITS THANKSGIVING ROMP IN FINE ORDER    Maggi Moss’ Delaunay came out of his $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap tour-de-...

Delaunay Wins Thanksgiving Handicap

 Maggi Moss' Delaunay once again showed why he is one of the swiftest sprinters in the land as he won his 17th career start and fifth in six Fair Grounds Race Course tries when comfortably consuming six others – including three graded stakes winners – in the 89th running of the $60,000...

Barn Notes: Thursday, November 27

IN TODAY'S NOTES: MURGIA BRINGS TOP CREDENTIALS TO LOCAL COLONY; BULLET-WORKING WHYRUAWESOME RETURNS SUNDAY; ALBANO BACK TO WORK, TARGETS 2015 CAMPAIGN; POKER PLAYER WORKS TOWARD POSSIBLE WOODCHOPPER RUN MURGIA BRINGS TOP CREDENTIALS TO LOCAL COLONY Globetrotting Sardinian jockey Antioco Murgia –...