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Stakes Advance: Monomoy Girl Chases Kentucky Oaks Dreams In Grade II Rachel Alexandra

  A field of eight 3-year-old fillies will face off in the Grade II $200,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes, a mile-and-a-sixteenth event on the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots main track which is the second of three local preps on Churchill Downs Road To The Kentucky Oaks and awards the Top 4...

Stakes Advance: Lecomte Winner Instilled Regard Returns For Grade II Risen Star

  Following a victory in the Grade III Lecomte Stakes, OXO Equine LLC’s Instilled Regard is set for his return to the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots when he faces nine other 3-year-olds in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes Presented by Lamarque Ford, which is the second of three...

Stakes Recap: Compelled Overcomes Nine Month Layoff To Score In Mardi Gras Stakes

    Glen Hill Farms’ Compelled fired off the bench to take the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ Fat Tuesday feature- the $75,000 Mardi Gras Stakes, which is run at  five-and-a-half furlongs for fillies and mares on the Stall-Wilson Turf Course. Trained by Tom Proctor and ridden...

Barn Notes: Tuesday, February 13

  •              Lukas Commits to Grade II Risen Star With Bravazo; Kentucky Club May Scratch •              Cedartown Takes Next Big Step In Grade III Mineshaft...

Barn Notes: Sunday, February 11

  •              Pletcher Sends Noble Indy To Fair Grounds For Grade II Risen Star •              Dance Caller Still Going Strong At Age 12 •   ...

Barn Notes: Saturday, February 10

•              Brad Cox Sitting On A Big Day Saturday •              Smart Response, Telekinesis Impress Connections In Career Debuts     BRAD COX SITTING ON A...

Stakes Advance: Finley'sluckycharm, Triple Chelsea Head A Field Of A Dozen In Mardi Gras Stakes

  Twelve fillies and mares will go into line for the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ Fat Tuesday feature – the $75,000 Mardi Gras Stakes, which is run at 5 ½ furlongs over the Stall-Wilson Turf Course. Slated as the 8-5 morning line favorite by Fair Grounds clocker and odds maker Mike...

Barn Notes: Friday, February 9

  •              Forever Unbridled Works Five Furlongs, Still Dubai Bound •              Wonder Gadot, Heavenly Love Gear Up For Grade II Rachel Alexandra • ...

Barn Notes: Thursday, February 8

  •              Instilled Regard Leads List Of Probables For Grade II Risen Star  •              Finley’sluckycharm Makes Seasonal Bow In Mardi Gras  •...

Barn Notes: Saturday, February 3

  •           Champion Older Dirt Mare Forever Unbridled Returns To Work Tab, Could Be Dubai Bound  •           Beschizza Pulls First Fair Grounds Hat Trick •     ...