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Tiffany Lass: Flash Mash Looks to Get Back on Oaks Trail

Flash Mash, undefeated in her first two starts but a disappointment in her last start, heads a field of seven sophomore fillies in Saturday’s inaugural running of the six-furlong $60,000 Tiffany Lass Stakes  at Fair Grounds. The new Tiffany Lass , now at three-quarters of a mile, could still...

Harmonizer Wins Thursday Feature

Jockey Corey Lanerie, who won the 3,000th race of his career earlier in the afternoon, completed a riding triple Thursday at Fair Grounds by piloting William Butler et al’s Harmonizer to a one-length tally in the featured $51,000 allowance optional claiming test as the ninth race of the day....

Lanerie Gets 3,000th Career Win

Jockey Corey Lanerie, 36, born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, hit the 3,000-career win milestone Thursday at Fair Grounds with his first mount of the day in the third race of the afternoon. The victory came with a 3 1/2- length tally aboard Robert and Lawana Low’s Native Mambo, trained by...

Weekend Stakes: Tiffany Lass and Black Gold Could Have FG Oaks, La Derby Implications

Prime Equestrian’s Flash Mash, undefeated in her first two starts but a disappointment in the $200,000 My Trusty Cat Stakes at Delta Downs at last asking, heads a field of seven sophomore fillies in Saturday’s inaugural running of the six-furlong $60,000 Tiffany Lass Stakes  at Fair Grounds....

Lanerie Gets 3,000th Career Win

Jockey Corey Lanerie, 36, born and raised in Lafayette, Louisiana, hit the 3,000-career win milestone Thursday at Fair Grounds with his first mount of the day in the third race of the afternoon. The victory came with a 3 1/2- length tally aboard Robert and Lawana Low’s Native Mambo, trained by...

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Miss Diane Bests True Brew Monday

Centaur Farms, Merrill Scherer and Dan Lynch’s Miss Diane rallied strongly in the late stages of Monday’s featured $51,000 optional claiming dash for fillies and mares at Fair Grounds and withstood Gale Springer and Gabe Grossberg’s True Brew by a neck in the last strides. Miss Diane, ridden by...

Monday Notes: What's In a Name for Machen?

Trainer Neil Howard reported all was well with Courtlandt Farm’s Machen Monday morning, one day after his latest promising 3-year-old tallied by five lengths in Sunday’s $49,000 allowance optional claiming feature, but plans were still undecided about Machen’s next trip to the post. However, as the...

Louisiana Derby Hopeful Machen a Big Winner in Sunday Feature

Courtlandt Farm’s sophomore colt Machen angled out when clear and drew off with authority for a five-length score under a patient ride by jockey Jamie Theriot in Fair Grounds’ Sunday feature. One of a handful of promising 3-year-olds trained by Neil Howard, Machen remains a colt with Louisiana...