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Barn Notes: Friday, January 16

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: HIGHLY REGARDED EXODUS STAKES-BOUND; AMOSS GOES FOR UNPRECEDENTED FOURTH LECOMTE; BROADWAY SHOW ALWAYS EXPECTED TO BE A HIT   HIGHLY REGARDED EXODUS STAKES-BOUND Fox Hill Farm’s highly regarded Exodus exited his superb maiden victory on Jan. 4 in fine form and has...

Barn Notes: Thursday, January 15

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: MONEY'SONCHARLOTTE USING SILVERBULLETDAY AS STEPPING STONE; STIDHAM TACKLES KRANTZ WITH TRIO; IMPRESSIVE INDIANA-BRED PADDY'S NOTES GOES AFTER LOUISIANA; CINCO CHARLIE TO TRY TWO TURNS MONEY’SONCHARLOTTE USING SILVERBULLETDAY AS STEPPING STONE Owners George and Lori Hall...

Stakes Advances: Louisiana Stakes & Marie Krantz

  ALBANO KICKS OFF CAMPAIGN IN LOUISIANA STAKES; GRADE I WINNER KITTEN’S DUMPLINGS RETURNS IN KRANTZ Brereton C. Jones’ Albano will look to kick off what could be a breakthrough year for the son of Istan when he heads a six-horse field for the 69th running of the 1 1/16-mile Listed $75,000...

Stakes Advance: Grade III Colonel E. R. Bradley Handicap

VILLANDRY THE ONE TO BEAT IN BALANCED BRADLEY Saturday’s 29th running of the Grade III $100,000 Colonel E. R. Bradley Handicap at 1 1/16 miles on the Stall-Wilson turf course, which commences a 50-cent all-stakes pick-4 as the eighth of 12 races, is led by Gainesway Stable’s 120-pound highweight...

Stakes Advance: Silverbulletday Stakes

 TOP DECILE VS. WEST COAST BELLE IN STELLAR SILVERBULLETDAY The 23rd running of the Listed $125,000 Silverbulletday Stakes at one mile and 70 yards at Fair Grounds Race Course has produced arguably the most impressive field in recent memory with its nine entrants.  Led by Grade I $2,000,...

Stakes Advance: Grade III Lecomte

PROMISING FIELD OF ELEVEN FOR LECOMTE Eleven promising sophomores are set to contest the 71st running of the Grade III $200,000 Lecomte Stakes on Saturday, Jan. 17 – the headliner of five stakes on a blockbuster Road to the Derby Kickoff Day Sponsored by Hotel Monteleone card.  The Lecomte...

Barn Notes: Sunday, January 11

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: SALE TOPPER SAVOY STOMP BRINGS TOP CONNECTIONS TO LECOMTE; MIKE SMITH, TOP DECILE READY FOR SILVERBULLETDAY; FOREVER UNBRIDLED FIRES WARNING SHOT; SAMIAM WILL TAKE A CHANCE IN KRANTZ; GOOD DEED EXITS PAN ZARETA WELL, TO TAKE HER SHOW ON THE ROAD; GOLDEN SOUL POSSIBLE FOR...

Good Deed Goes Unpunished in Pan Zareta Procession

Richard and Bertram Klein’s Good Deed exuded absolute class throughout the 50th running of the $60,000 Pan Zareta Stakes on Saturday afternoon, making all the running en route to an easy victory. In the process, she proved to the appreciative on-track Fair Grounds Race Course crowd that bet her...

Barn Notes: Saturday, January 10

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: BRADLEY: CATALANO'S HIGHBALL PROBABLE, INFINITE MAGIC POSSIBLE; NATES MINESHAFT BACK TO TWO TURNS IN LOUISIANA; WEST COAST BELLE READY FOR HER SOPHOMORE BOW   BRADLEY:  CATALANO’S HIGHBALL PROBABLE, INFINITE MAGIC POSSIBLE       ...

Wiener Dog Racing Returns to FG on Feb 28!

Following the success of wiener dog racing during the 142nd thoroughbred racing season, Fair Grounds will play host to Bark Week presented by Double M Feed featuring the return of wiener dog racing!Wiener dog racing will take place on Saturday, February 28. Heats will take place between the chosen...