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Friday Notes: Chamberlain Bridge, About to Turn Nine, Aging Like Fine Wine

NEW ORLEANS (Friday, December 21, 2012) – A year ago at this time, trainer Bret Calhoun wasn’t quite sure if advancing age might finally have caught up to

Sunday Notes: Hurricane Ike On Path to Jan. 19 Louisiana 'Cap

NEW ORLEANS (Sunday, December 16, 2012) – Ike and Dawn Thrash’s Hurricane Ike, who stormed home first by a neck in Saturday’s $75,000 Tenacious Handicap, is now on

Friday Notes: Graham Reflects On 1,500 Wins

NEW ORLEANS (Friday, December 14, 2012) – Jockey James Graham may be a native of Ireland but for the last decade he has been a wintertime resident of New Orleans,

Wed. Notes: Borel Could Hit 5,000 Wins at FG Thursday

NEW ORLEANS (Wednesday, December 12, 2012) – Veteran Louisiana native jockey Calvin Borel, nationally recognized for winning three of the last six runnings of the

Sunday Notes: Heavy On Themister, String King Doing Well After LCD Wins

NEW ORLEANS (Sunday, December 9, 2012) – Rebecca Farms and T. J.

Sunday Notes: Lee's Spirit to Enter LCD Classic and Turf

NEW ORLEANS (Sunday, December 2, 2012) – Trainer Eddie Johnston, who claimed the Louisiana-bred gelding Lee’s Spirit last fall on behalf of a part

Saturday Notes: Get In Da House to Get in 'Da Classic'

NEW ORLEANS (Saturday, December 1, 2012) – Get in Da House, the hard-knocking 4-year-old gelding co-owned by Robert Orth and his trainer Wes Hawley, is now set for