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Stakes Advance: Grade III LeComte Stakes

    A cast of 14 3-year-olds will begin chasing their Kentucky Derby dreams in the Grade III $200,000 LeComte Stakes on Saturday, Jan. 13 - the first of three local preps on Churchill Downs’ Road To The Kentucky Derby which awards the Top 4 finishers based off of a 10-4-2-1 scale. The...

Barn Notes: Sunday, January 7

        •           Gun Runner, Seeking The Soul Log Pegasus World Cup Preparations •           Asmussen Sends Three For LeComte •     ...

Black Gold Carries Over Into Fair Grounds' Sunday Afternoon Card

A total of $138,094.66 will carry over into the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ Black Gold, a bet which pays out the entire pool only if there is a single winning ticket. Five races made up the Black Gold for Saturday, January 6 which was kicked off in Race 6 and won by Classic Sopo, who paid...

Stakes Recap: Pan Zareta

    Brad Grady’s Triple Chelsea put the icing on the cake for what has been a great Winter Meet for jockey Adam Beschizza when the 5-year-old daughter of Hat Trick (Jpn) gave the native of England his first stakes win in North America in the $50,000 Pan Zareta Stakes over the Fair Grounds...

Barn Notes: Saturday, January 6

  •           Wonder Gadot, Heavenly Love Breeze In Tandem Saturday Morning •           Cooptado All Systems Go For Louisiana Stakes; Ciaran Will Scratch From Lecomte •    ...

Barn Notes: Friday, January 5

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Barn Notes: Thursday, January 4

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Stakes Advance: Pan Zareta

  NEW ORLEANS (January 3, 2018) – A field of 11 fillies and mares will assemble for the Saturday, January 6th  featured event at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, the $50,000 Pan Zareta Stakes, which is run at a distance of 5½ furlongs over the Stall-Wilson Turf Course. Of the 11...

Wiener Dog Racing - March 3, 2018

Wiener Dog Racing presented by Double M Feed, Garden & Pet Supply & Yelp returns to Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots on Saturday, March 3, 2018. The same format as seasons past will be used to crown the racing champion: 48 pure-bred dachshunds and six alternates will be selected to...

Barn Notes: Monday, January 1

  •           Louisiana Futurity Winners To Make Next Start At Delta Downs •           Margolis To Send Bourne In Nixa to Delta For Big Drama Stakes; Ebben Still On Track For Lecomte...