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Stakes Advance: Bonapaw Stakes

  The $60,000 Bonapaw Stakes at Fair Grounds drew a deep and competitive field of eight seasoned sprinters, including five stakes winners (three graded) of a collective 29 stakes, led by 10-time added-money earner and recent runaway $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap winner Delaunay. The Bonapaw is...

Wind Chill Factor, Cook Some Rice Win Louisiana Futurities

Wind Chill Factor and Cook Some Rice both ran to their morning line favoritism on Wednesday afternoon and outclassed their rivals in their respective divisions of the $100,000 Louisiana Futurity.  Gary Scherer and Al & Bill Ulwelling’s Wind Chill Factor won under regular pilot Willie...

Barn Notes: Wednesday, January 31

IN TODAY'S NOTES: BREEDERS' CUP RUNNER-UP TOP DECILE TO SILVERBULLETDAY; BAYERD TO EITHER LECOMTE OR SMARTY JONES; A FRESH BET SEATTLE RETURNS IN BONAPAW   BREEDERS’ CUP RUNNER-UP TOP DECILE TO SILVERBULLETDAY             Two half-length...

Barn Notes: Monday, December 29

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: EAGLE FLIES IN BULLET LECOMTE WORK; TIZNOW R J WORKS TOWARD POSSIBLE LECOMTE START; WIND CHILL FACTOR ON TARGET FOR LOUISIANA FUTURITY; GOOD DEED WORKS BULLET TOWARD PAN ZARETA; PUMPKIN RUMBLE WILL FIGHT ON TO BRADLEY EAGLE FLIES IN BULLET LECOMTE WORK    ...

Barn Notes: Sunday, December 28

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: BOURBON COWBOY POSSIBLE FOR LECOMTE; RISE UP AND KISS TO REMEMBER EXIT WINS WELL, TO SHORTEN UP; DELAUNAY COULD RESURFACE IN BONAPAW BOURBON COWBOY POSSIBLE FOR LECOMTE             Holmark Stables VI’s Bourbon Cowboy...

STAKES RECAPS: Woodchopper & Pago Hop Stakes

  AMOSS CHOPS AND HOPS TO AN OFF-THE-TURF STAKES SWEEP Trainer Tom Amoss swept both $60,000 one-mile off-the-turf stakes for sophomores on a warm and rain-soaked afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course, giving the meet-leading conditioner his third wins in both the Woodchopper for open 3-year-...

Barn Notes: Saturday, December 27

RAMGEET OUT INDEFINITELY WITH MULTIPLE INJURIES             Apprentice jockey Andre Ramgeet, who is currently ranked seventh in both wins (10) and purse earnings ($228,550) at the current Fair Grounds meet has suffered multiple injuries after...

STAKES ADVANCES: Louisiana Futurities

The male and female divisions of the $100,000 Louisiana Futurities at Fair Grounds will be run for the 51st and 48th times, respectively, on New Year’s Eve as a final chance for accredited Louisiana-bred juveniles to collect on the lucrative Pelican State-bred program.  Leading their...

Barn Notes: Friday, December 26

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: ERAMIA OUT ADDITIONAL FOUR WEEKS; SHARP AFTER FIRST STAKES WIN WITH AZTEC BRAVE; WARD HIGH ON HIGH WIRE KITTEN; LITTLE PUMPKIN RUMBLE LOOMS LARGE IN WOODCHOPPER; AMOSS TO RUN ONE OF HIS TWO IN PAGO HOP ERAMIA OUT ADDITIONAL FOUR WEEKS       ...

Barn Notes: Sunday, December 21

IN TODAY'S NOTES: CASSATT ALL CLASS IN TIFFANY LASS; JONES MAY HAVE THREE SHOTS FOR SILVERBULLETDAY CASSATT ALL CLASS IN TIFFANY LASS             Fox Hill Farm’s Cassatt strolled home an easy wire-to-wire winner in the $50,000 Tiffany Lass...