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Fair Grounds Oaks Winner, Untapable, Unstoppable in Grade I Cotillion

Bensalem, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Leading 3-year-old filly Untapable stalked the leaders and then had to work down the stretch in winning Saturday's $1 million Cotillion Stakes at Parx Racing. Untapable, trained by Steve Asmussen, went off as the 1-2 favorite in the eight-horse field for the 1 1/...

2014-2015 FG Racing & Stakes Schedule

Fair Grounds Race Course is set to kick off its 143rd Thoroughbred Racing Season with an opening night party featuring Starlight Racing on Friday, Nov. 21.  The thoroughbred season, which will run from Nov. 21 to March 29, will be highlighted with continued revered New Orleans traditions...

Louisiana Jambalaya Serves Up Sharp LQHBA Futurity Win

NEW ORLEANS (Friday, September 05, 2014) – Mykelia Carter and Roderick L. Carter's Louisiana Jambalaya, the second-fastest qualifier in trials for trainer Justin Dehart, stormed home outside under jockey Lucas Constantin to get up in a photo finish over Kay L & Wade J Loup Jr.'s Hang on and...

Fair Grounds Partners With Second Harvest Food Bank

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will partner with Second Harvest Food Bank November 21 through Thanksgiving on November 27 to collect canned goods and non-perishable food items to help provide meals for those in need throughout Southern Louisiana. The beginning of the food drive coincides with...

Exotic Racing Winners 2014

August 16 a packed house of fans in attendance were treated to exotic animal races including zebras and ostriches. The animals were named via fan submissions on the Fair Grounds Facebook page. Jake Pierce piloted the winning zebra, Blurred Lines, and Antonio Alberto rode Chive favorite - Engelbird...

Patriots Toast, Ol Time Preacher Man Share Stakes Spotlight Saturday At Fair Grounds

Ana L Alvidrez's Patriots Toast avenged her defeat in the July 12 Flashy Hemp Stakes at Delta Downs with a decisive victory in Saturday's $60,000 Audubon Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Ridden by Raul Ramirez for trainer Martin Trejo, Patriots Toast earned her tenth lifetime win and...

Heza Louisiana Dash Tops LQHBA Sales Futurity Trials

T M Ranch's Heza Louisiana Dash finished at the top of the class in trials for the September 5 Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders Association Sales Futurity on Friday at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Trained by Kenny Roberts, Heza Louisiana Dash stopped the clock in 17.331 seconds in the...

HEZA LOUISIANA DASH TOPS LQHBA SALES FUTURITY TRIALS

HEZA LOUISIANA DASH TOPS LQHBA SALES FUTURITY TRIALS    Exotic Animals Return Saturday, Aug. 16, 4 pm post-time   T M Ranch's Heza Louisiana Dash finished at the top of the class in trials for the September 5 Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders Association Sales Futurity on Friday at...

Tom Amoss Celebrates His 3,000th Win!

Congratulations are in order for Tom Amoss, who holds ten Fair Grounds trainer titles as he celebrates his 3000th win at Indiana Grand!  Amoss’ stable and team have earned an impressive $79.3 million since 1987 and he is only the 28th trainer in North American racing history to win with 3,000...

Napravnik, Asmussen, Moss Repeat as Meet Leaders

Familiar names again topped the standings at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, as Rosie Napravnik, Steve Asmussen, and Maggi Moss repeated their respective titles as leading jockey, trainer, and owner at the 142nd thoroughbred race meet. Napravniknotched her fourth consecutive riding title,...