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Mucho Macho Man Returning for the March 26 $1 million Louisiana Derby

Last month’s Grade II Risen Star Stakes winner Mucho Macho Man, owned by Reeves Thoroughbred Racing and Dream Team One Racing Stable, will be returning from his Gulfstream Park home base to run in the Grade II Louisiana Derby on March 26, trainer Kathy Ritvo confirmed Thursday morning while...

Albarado Is On The Road To Recovery

Louisiana Champion jockey Robby Albarado had been away from the races since January 2, 2011. On that day a horse named Molly’s Misbehaving flipped over and pinned him against the tunnel wall leaving the paddock and put the 37 year-old rider on the injured reserve list for the second time in just...

Multiplier Mondays!

Club 55 Members could earn up to 5X points! Every Monday come to the Player’s Club and see how many times points you have earned. You could earn 2X, 3X, 4X, or even 5X points from 9am-2pm!

Big Screens and Cash Giveaway!

 You could win a share of over $8,000 in our Big Screens and Cash Giveaway! Spring is here and so are Big Screens and Cash all month long!  Earn entries daily starting March 7th. Double entries available on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Drawings held every Friday,  March 11th through...

B G Suavecito Wins Monday Feature

Benjamin Gonzalez’ B G Suavecito trailed the field early but rallied boldly when set down for the drive to win  Monday’s $51,000 allowance optional claiming sprint at Fair Grounds by 3 1/4-lengths as the longest shot on the board. Ridden by Eddie Martin Jr. and trained by Isai Gonzalez, the...

Monday Notes: Jacinto Back in Action

Jockey John Jacinto, sidelined by a broken wrist suffered during training hours at Fair Grounds on Dec. 2, visited the winner’s circle for the first time since his injury on Feb. 18 when he guided South Georgia Tigers’ Ide Ball to a 2 3/4-length tally for trainer Eddie Johnston during the most...

Sunday Notes: McPeek Says Kathmanblu, Rogue Romance Returning for March 26 Stakes

Trainer Ken McPeek, who saddled Five D Thoroughbreds and Wind River Stables’ Kathmanblu to win Fair Grounds’ Grade III Rachel Alexandra Stakes Feb. 19 and Catesby Clay’s Rogue Romance to run third in the Grade II Risen Star Stakes on the same day, indicated Sunday morning that both the filly and...

Upperline Wins Saturday's Black Cat Memorial

Upperline pressed the early pace, gained the advantage in the lane and drew clear late for a one-length win in Saturday’s $60,000 Allen "Black Cat" LaCombe Memorial Handicap for older fillies and mares over the Stall-Wilson turf course. Two supporting turf stakes were won by Man of Strife (Gentilly...

Upperline Wins Saturday's Lacombe Memorial 'Cap

Oakcrest et al.’s Upperline pressed the early pace, gained the advantage in the lane and drew clear late for a one-length win in Saturday’s fourth running of the $60,000 Allen LaCombe Memorial Handicap for older fillies and mares over Fair Grounds’ Stall-Wilson turf course. Trained by Mike Stidham...

Switching Gears Wins Friday Feature

Responding to a well-judged ride by jockey Shaun Bridgmohan, Thoroughbred Futures Racing II’s Switching Gears took command briefly in the run down the backstretch, relinquished it before entering the second turn but then came again inside the furlong grounds to wear down rivals and capture Sunday’s...