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GOOD SAMARITAN WINS 4-YEAR-OLD DEBUT IN NEW ORLEANS ‘CAP

NEW ORLEANS (March 24, 2018) – In his 4-year-old debut, two-time graded stakes winner Good Samaritan sent warning that he could be a force in the handicap division this year, going from last to first under a hand ride from Joel Rosario to win the Grade II, $400,000 New Orleans...

SYNCHRONY CONTINUES TO CLIMB UP THE LADDER IN MUNIZ MEMORIAL STAKES

SYNCHRONY CONTINUES TO CLIMB UP THE LADDER IN MUNIZ MEMORIAL STAKES   NEW ORLEANS (March 24, 2018) – Pin Oak Stable’s Synchrony improved his record to 3-for-3 over the Stall-Wilson Turf Course with a convincing score in the $300,000 Grade 2 Muniz Memorial Handicap. The Mike...

AMOSS GETS FIRST FAIR GROUNDS OAKS WIN WITH CHOCOLATE MARTINI

AMOSS GETS FIRST FAIR GROUNDS OAKS WIN WITH CHOCOLATE MARTINI   NEW ORLEANS (March 24, 2018) – Making her stakes debut, Double Doors Racing LLC’s Chocolate Martini gave native New Orleanian trainer Tom Amoss his first win in the Grade II, $400,000 TwinSpires.com Fair Grounds...

NOBLE INDY RETURNS TO FAIR GROUNDS IN STYLE; TAKES LOUISIANA DERBY IN HARD FOUGHT EFFORT

NEW ORLEANS (March 24, 2018) – In the final local prep on Churchill Downs’ Road To The Kentucky Derby, Noble Indy punched his ticket towards the Grade I $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve when turning in a gutsy performance in the Gr. II $1 million Louisiana...

Barn Notes: Friday, March 23

  •                  Lukas Looking For Good Effort From Bravazo In Gr. II Louisiana Derby •                  Ring Weekend After...

FASHION & FOOD EXPERIENCE TO COMPLEMENT HIGH-CLASS LOUISIANA DERBY DAY RACING AT FAIR GROUNDS

FASHION & FOOD EXPERIENCE TO COMPLEMENT HIGH-CLASS LOUISIANA DERBY DAY RACING AT FAIR GROUNDS   Photo: Hodges Photography   NEW ORLEANS (Thursday, March 22, 2018) – Nearing the culmination of its 146th Thoroughbred racing season, Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has set...

Barn Notes: Thursday, March 22

  •                  Good Samaritan Returns To Action In Gr. II New Orleans Handicap •                  Dark Templar Takes Big Jump...

Stakes Advances: Mom's On Strike Looks To Keep Winning Streak Alive In New Orleans Ladies Overnight Stakes; Trust Factor Shortens Up In Costa Rising

  Brad Grady and Carl R Moore Management’s Mom’s On Strike will put her undefeated record over the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ Stall-Wilson Turf Course on the line in Saturday’s $50,000 New Orleans Ladies Overnight Stakes, which is run at a mile-and-a-sixteenth. Trained by Joe Sharp...

Stakes Advances: Louisiana-Breds Line Up For $75,000 Crescent City Derby, Oaks

  Just hours before some of the top 3-year-olds in the country compete in the Grade II $1 million Louisiana Derby Presented by TwinSpires.com, a baker’s dozen Louisiana-bred 3-year-old colts and geldings will line up over the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots main track for the $75,000...

Barn Notes: Wednesday, March 21

  •                  Asmussen Hoping For Big Runs From Snapper Sinclair, Retirement Fund In Gr. II Louisiana Derby •                 ...