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103rd Derby Parade of Hats

Congratulations to our Parade of Hats winners this past Saturday at the 103rd Louisiana Derby! 1st Place: Stacie Grant of Dallas, TX 2nd Place: Debbie Evans of Covington, LA 3rd Place: Ivy Howard of Lakeview, LA Pictured here with judge (left) Christina Famularo, Miss Louisiana INTL   For...

S'maverlous Shocks in Grade II New Orleans Handicap

 A $32,000 claim in September 2015, Gata Racing Stable’s S’maverlous joined the ranks of graded stakes winners when capturing Saturday’s Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap on Louisiana Derby Day presented by TwinSpires.com at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Making his stakes debut...

Take The Stand Denies All, Charged With Track Record

Earle Mack, Wachtel Stable and Brous Stable’s Bill Mott-trained Take the Stand shipped in from Florida, drew the one-hole and proved an expert witness for the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots fans with a gate-to-wire win by 1¼ lengths in track record time in the Grade II $300,000 Muniz Memorial...

Gun Runner Blasts Into Derby With Louisiana Landslide

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner proved his victory five weeks ago in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots was not just a shot in the dark as the son of Candy Ride ran to an authoritative 4½-length victory...

Land Over Sea Coasts in Fair Grounds Oaks

Reddam Racing’s Doug O’Neill-trained Land Over Sea shipped in from California, dodged divisional champ Songbird and annexed a big win in The Big Easy with a 4½-length sigh of class relief Saturday afternoon in the Grade II $400,000 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks at Fair Grounds Race Course &...

Land Over Sea Coasts in Fair Grounds Oaks

Reddam Racing’s Doug O’Neill-trained Land Over Sea shipped in from California, dodged divisional champ Songbird and annexed a big win in The Big Easy with a 4½-length sigh of class relief Saturday afternoon in the Grade II $400,000 Twinspires.com Fair Grounds Oaks at Fair Grounds Race Course &...

Gun Runner Blasts Into Derby With Louisiana Landslide

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner proved his victory five weeks ago in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots was not just a shot in the dark as the son of Candy Ride ran to an authoritative 4½-length victory...

103rd LOUISIANA DERBY DAY NOTES: March 25, 2016

·        Candy My Boy Team Confident ·        Can’thelpbelieving out of Muniz ·        Closing Bell Gets Back to Turf in Muniz ·        Ahh Chocolate Remains...

103rd LOUISIANA DERBY DAY NOTES: March 24, 2016 (P.M. Set)

·        Game Time for Mo Tom and Amoss ·        Street Fancy Flying Under the Fair Grounds Oaks Radar ·        Venus Valentine out to Prove Herself ·       ...

103rd LOUISIANA DERBY NOTES: March 24, 2016 (Early Set)

·        Forevamo Keeps Moving Forward for Stall ·        Tom’s Ready Not Just the Other Benson ·        Casse Tags in Conquest Windycity, Returns to Fair Grounds ·    ...