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Stakes Advances: LA-bred Saturday Stakes

Among the eight stakes races on Saturday’s Louisiana Derby Day card at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots are a quartet of events to showcase Louisiana-bred stars. The $75,000 Crescent City Oaks, the $75,000 Crescent City Derby, the $60,000 Costa Rising Stakes and the $60,000 Star Guitar Stakes...

Stakes Advance: New Orleans Handicap

Southern Equine Stables’ homebred Grade I winner Moreno makes the second start of his 5-year-old campaign on Saturday as the expected favorite of nine entrants in the Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.  Over 1 1/8 miles on the main track, the New...

Stakes Advance: Mervin H. Muniz

Michael Dubb, Sheep Pond Partners and Bethlehem Stables’ Chad Brown-trained Slumber, a multiple graded stakes-placed son of Cacique, headlines Saturday’s Grade II $300,000 Mervin H. Muniz, Jr. Memorial Handicap at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Scheduled to be run at 1 1/8 miles on the Stall...

Stakes Advance: Fair Grounds Oaks

There may be eight sophomore fillies in the Grade II $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks and seven of them have stakes experience, but only one filly is the talk of the town – and that is Fletcher and Carolyn Gray’s I’m a Chatterbox.  Undefeated in two starts since being turned over to trainer Larry...

Stakes Advance: Louisiana Derby

Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey’s International Star commenced his sophomore season on the outside looking in on the best 3-year-olds in America and on Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, he will start on the outside of the nine-horse field assembled for the 102nd Grade II $750,000 Louisiana...

Louisiana Derby Week Notes: Worktab Report

LOUISIANA DERBY WEEK WORKTAB REPORT LOUISIANA DERBY A DAY IN PARADISE – Monday, five furlongs in 1:00 flat (4/16) – Larry Jones–“He worked really well.  He’s coming in as well you can hope for, like all of my horses on Saturday.  We know we’re being ambitious with him, but when you run...

Barn Notes: March 22

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES*Stanford Likely for Louisiana Derby*Lukas Drops Blinkers, Expects Big Effort from Mr. Z*All Systems Go for Keen Ice*Mystery Train Arrives for New Orleans Handicap*Indycott Probable for New Orleans Handicap*Call Me George Works, Headed to New Orleans Handicap*...

Stakes Recap: Red Camelia Stakes

Cantrell Family Partnership’s Tensas Harbor finally extracted her revenge on rival I Dazzle on Saturday afternoon in the $60,000 Red Camelia Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots with a sharp victory over fellow Louisiana-bred mares in the one-mile turf event.  After finishing astern...

Barn Notes: Saturday, March 21

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES*NEW ORLEANS HIGHWEIGHT MORENO TO SHIP IN FOR GUILLOT*STRIKE CHARMER HEADS THURSDAY FEATURE*MAJESTIC HARBOR UNLIKELY FOR NEW ORLEANS HANDICAP NEW ORLEANS HIGHWEIGHT MORENO TO SHIP IN FOR GUILLOTSouthern Equine Stable’s homebred Grade I winner Moreno will head to...

Barn Notes: Friday, March 20

@AdolphsonRacing IN TODAY'S NOTES*St. Joe Bay Likely for Louisiana Derby*Audrey's Double May Try Fair Grounds Oaks*Stellaris Returns in Sunday Allowance*Eramia Lands Win 1,500ST. JOE BAY LIKELY FOR LOUISIANA DERBYAltamira Racing Stable and David Bernsen’s St. Joe Bay is likely to return to Fair...