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Shaun Bridgmohan Lands Career Win 3,000

Jockey Shaun Bridgmohan joined an elite group on Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The 37-year-old Spanish Town, Jamaica, native earned his 3,000th victory when   guiding Allied Racing Stable’s Brad Cox-trained Inveniam Viam to victory in the day’s first race. Bridgmohan...

Albarado Riding High Into Big Weekend

Journeyman Robby Albarado has had a phenomenal year already in 2017. His business is up, his stakes rides are plentiful, he earned his 5,000th victory — becoming only the 33rd rider to reach such a milestone — and he recently was informed that he has been nominated for the National Museum of Racing...

Barn Notes: Friday, March 31

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Barn Notes: Thursday, March 30

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Noble Bird Tops Field of Familiar Foes in New Orleans Handicap

Mack Oxley and Broman Fostock’s Noble Bird and Gunpowder Farms and West Point Thoroughbreds’ Breaking Lucky get a bit of class relief in Saturday’s Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap, topping the 1 1/8-miles event after finishing sixth and eighth, respectively, behind world champion Arrogate in...

Barn Notes: Wednesday, March 29

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Kasaqui the Class in Muniz Memorial; Cash Control Seeks Sixth Stakes in New Orleans Ladies

Wimborne Farm’s Ignacio Correas IV-trained Kasaqui (Arg) brings a slight class edge in a field of 11 entered in the Grade II $300,000 Muniz Memorial Handicap over 1 1/8 miles on the Stall-Wilson turf course Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. In the exacta in 14 of 23 career starts,...

Farrell Tops Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks Field

Coffeepot Stables’ homebred 3-year-old filly Farrell is the class of an eight-filly 49th renewal of the Grade II $400,000 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks on Apr. 1, part of an eight-stakes – four graded – Louisiana Derby Day card at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The Fair Grounds Oaks has...

Barn Notes: Monday, March 27

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Girvin Meets Eight in Grade II $1 Million Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby

Brad Grady’s lightly raced Girvin headlines next Saturday’s Grade II $1 million Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby in which he will face off against eight other sophomores in the 1 1/8 miles event on the main track at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The Louisiana Derby is the final Fair Grounds...