Racing News

Leesa Lee, Perrodin, Win Sunday at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 16, 2008) - Larry Compagna's Leesa Lee gave jockey Louisiana-born jockey E. J.

Desert Wheat Wins Saturday's Mr. Sulu Stakes at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 15, 2008) - Wachtel Stables, Brous Stables and J.D.

Mr. Sulu Stakes Serves As Day 2 FG Feature

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 13, 2008) - Valene Farms' Autobeacat has been made the 3-1 morning l

Stormy West, Sammie Sam Capture FG Opening Day Stakes

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 14, 2008) - After challenging for command entering the lane, Diana a

Two New Stakes Races Top Fair Grounds Opening Day

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 12, 2008) - Opening Day of Fair Grounds' 137th season Friday features not only the grand opening of the track's new slots facility, but a pair of new stakes races.

Fair Grounds Continues Growth as Meet Opens Friday

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 12, 2008) - Fair Grounds continues its increasingly exciting growth pattern when the 137th live Thoroughbred race meeting at the nation's third-oldest track

Fair Grounds Announces 2008-09 Stakes Schedule

NEW ORLEANS, La (September 24, 2008) - Major event days are once again the highlight of Fair Grounds' 2008-09 stakes schedule announced Wednesday.

Favorites Fall In FG Stakes Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, La (August 23, 2008) - It was a bad day for odds-on favorites Saturday at Fair Grounds, as the prohibitive choices of the public were beaten in all three Quarter Horse stakes.

Bjs Dasher Wins City Park On FG Quarter Horse Opening Day

NEW ORLEANS, La (August 20, 2008) - Bjs Dasher captured the $40,000 City Park Stakes at Fair Grounds Wednesday, the opening day of the track's inaugural Quarter Horse meet.