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Barn Notes: Wednesday, February 4

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES: *TEXAS RED 'ALL GOOD,' RISEN STAR NEXT*COUP DE GRACE RETURNS WITH BULLET*STREET SPICE TO LSU FOR BONE SCAN*EXODUS LIKELY TO STAY SHORT FOR NOW                    ...

Barn Notes: Sunday, February 1

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES: HAPPY TO GO AIMS FOR LACOMBE; THURSDAY ALLOWANCE A BLACK GOLD REHEARSAL; BLUFF HAS RISEN STAR ON RADAR; LA TIA BULLETS, SHIPS TO CALIFORNIA MONDAY FOR BUENA VISTA HAPPY TO GO AIMS FOR LACOMBERaul Bahena’s Happy to Go has exited her second-place finish in last week...

Barn Notes: Saturday, January 31

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: FOREVER UNBRIDLED DRILLS A BULLET FOR RACHEL ALEXANDRA; HIGHBALL POSSIBLE FOR FAIR GROUNDS HANDICAP; SUNBEAN BACK FROM SHORT BREAK, DELTA-BOUND FOREVER UNBRIDLED DRILLS A BULLET FOR RACHEL ALEXANDRA             Charles...

Barn Notes: Friday, January 30

GANTRY LIKELY TO RETIREEleven-time winner and Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots darling Gantry (above) is likely to be retired, according to conditioner Ron Faucheux.  The 8-year-old gelded son of Pulpit was last seen winning a 5½-furlong turf allowance at the New Orleans oval on Dec. 11....

Fair Grounds to Host “Rosie Day” to Honor Jockey Napravnik February 21

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will hold a special celebration for four-time leading rider Rosie Napravnik on February 21. “Rosie Day” will coincide, fittingly, with Louisiana Derby Preview Day presented by Lamarque Ford, a day on which Napravnik captured three editions of the Grade III...

FAIR GROUNDS FOCUS: Road to Louisiana Derby Day 2015 - Vol. 2

@AdolphsonRacing 3-YEAR-OLDS: TEXAS RED & FOX HILL DUO LOOM LARGETrainer Keith Desormeaux, who keeps a local string at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, made it public this week that his stable star, Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner TEXAS RED (above), has the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star...

Barn Notes: Monday, January 26

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES: CHAMPION UNTAPABLE AND TAPITURE HAVE FIRST WORKS OF SEASON; WEST COAST BELLE MOVES ON AFTER DISAPPOINTING SILVERBULLETDAY; ISTANFORD POSSIBLE FOR BAYOU; 'NIGHTCAP MURRILL' STRIKES AGAIN; KATIE'S EYES TO FOCUS ON KEENELAND CHAMPION UNTAPABLE AND TAPITURE HAVE FIRST...

Barn Notes: Sunday, January 25

@AdolphsonRacing  TEXAS RED PROBABLE FOR RISEN STAR Grade I $2,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner Texas Red has the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes on his radar, according to trainer Keith Desormeaux.  Recently second in the voting for Eclipse Award champion juvenile, the son of...

Barn Notes: Saturday, January 24

  IN TODAY'S NOTES: ANOTHER LEMON DROP DESERVES ANOTHER TRY; DEPARTING RETURNS TO TRAINING; BROBERG HIGH ON A M MILKY WAY; SHOOK UP AND EDEN GREY'S KITTEN LOOK FOR REPEAT ROMPS MONDAY ANOTHER LEMON DROP DESERVES ANOTHER TRY            ...

Barn Notes: Friday, January 23

AMOSS EXCITED TO MOVE FORWARD WITH WAR STORYTom Amoss – already a 10-time champion at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots – is having a huge meet by any trainer’s standards in this 143rd season of racing.  Striking at 36% and with a 12-win lead (through Thursday’s card) over his closest rival...