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STAGEPLAY BEGINS ACT TWO IN RACHEL ALEXANDRA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Adolphson, Staff Writer/Media Specialist, 504.948.1255,Michael.Adolphson@fgno.com   STAGEPLAY BEGINS ACT TWO IN RACHEL ALEXANDRA   NEW ORLEANS (February 14, 2016) – It is only appropriate that trainer Steve Asmussen would have the Grade II $200,...

CHOCOLATE RIDE DEFENDS FAIR GROUNDS TURF

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Adolphson, Staff Writer/Media Specialist, 504.948.1255,Michael.Adolphson@fgno.com   CHOCOLATE RIDE DEFENDS FAIR GROUNDS TURF STREET OF GOLD, MIZZ MONEY TAKE ON SHIPPERS IN DAISY DEVINE   NEW ORLEANS (February 15, 2016) – Wentworth Brochu’s ...

INTERNATIONAL STAR SHOOTS FOR FIVE IN MINESHAFT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Michael Adolphson, Staff Writer/Media Specialist, 504.948.1255,Michael.Adolphson@fgno.com   INTERNATIONAL STAR SHOOTS FOR FIVE IN MINESHAFT CLEARLY NOW, CINCO CHARLIE TOP KENNER   NEW ORLEANS (February 14, 2016) – Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey’s ...
GUN RUNNER (courtesy of Keeneland)

BARN NOTES: February 15, 2016

  ·        Gun Runner Ready for Risen Star ·        Risen Star Loses Laoban ·        Bistraya Puts in Final Risen Star Work ·        ...

BARN NOTES: February 14, 2016

  ·        Schettino Looking to Test Its All Relevant ·        Risen Star Runners Top Work Tab   SCHETTINO LOOKING TO TEST ITS ALL RELEVANT While trainer Dominick Schettino already has a major Triple Crown...

BARN NOTES: February 12, 2016

·        Finley’sluckycharm on Fence for Rachel Alexandra ·        Cced Adds Another Copy to Deep Asmussen Filly File ·        Albano Back on Work Tab, Untapable Drills   FINLEY’...
AIROFORCE (photo by @AdolphsonRacing)

BARN NOTES: February 11, 2016

·        Airoforce Has Casse Confident for Risen Star ·        Leigh Court Aiming to Grade I Company ·        Ahh Chocolate Highlights Work Tab   AIROFORCE HAS CASSE CONFIDENT FOR RISEN...

Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament

The Louisiana Derby Golf Tournament to benefit the Fair Grounds’ backstretch community will take place this year on March 16 at Lakewood Country Club and Golf Course (4801 General Degaulle Dr, New Orleans, LA 70131). Registration forms can be found BY CLICKING HERE. The event will begin...

BARN NOTES: February 9, 2016 (Mardi Gras)

·        Californians Laoban and Bistraya Pointing to Risen Star ·        I’m a Chatterbox Records First Work of 2016 ·        Northwest Tale and Ready for Chianti Wake Up Stewart Barn · ...

Fourth Race on February 6 Declared "No Contest"

Due to a starting gate malfunction, Sunday’s fourth race at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has been declared a “no contest” by the stewards. The determination of a “no contest” leads to full refunds of all wagers made on the race. Multi-race wagers that were already underway will receive “ALL...