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Yockey's Warrior Stuffs 'Em in the Thanksgiving Handicap

Yockey’s Warrior let the frontrunners cook the early fractions on a warm New Orleans afternoon before roasting his rivals in the final quarter of a mile and proving a popular victo

Seaside Candy Sticks it to Them in Si Cima

Stewart M. Madison’s Seaside Candy debuted victoriously and impressively at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots in February and appeared to be a filly with a future filled with black type.

Stakes Wins by Benwill, Nubin Ridge and Sunny Oak Kick Off Fair Grounds Meet

A trio of overnight $50,000 Louisiana-bred stakes kicked off the 2016-17 Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots meet on Saturday afternoon, with Benwill, Nubin Ridge

Union Jackson, Clearly Now Top Thanksgiving Handicap

Stonestreet Stables’Union Jackson looks to continue his upward trajectory when he takes on six others in next Thursday’s $75,000 Thanksgiving Handicap, including Brittlyn Stable’s

Three Louisiana-Bred Stakes Headline Opening Day at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots

A total of 105 horses were entered across ten races in advance of next Saturday’s Twilight Opening Day at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.


Miguel Aguilar’s Rdd Lajollanfastdash won a tight photo to prevail by a nose in Saturday’s Grade I $323,488 LQHBA Sale Futurity at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots.

S'maverlous Shocks in Grade II New Orleans Handicap

 A $32,000 claim in September 2015, Gata Racing Stable’s S’maverlous joined the ranks of graded stakes winners when capturing Saturday’s Grade II $400,000 New Orleans Handicap

Take The Stand Denies All, Charged With Track Record

Earle Mack, Wachtel Stable and Brous Stable’s Bill Mott-trained Take the Stand shipped in from Florida, drew the one-hole and proved an expert witness for the Fair Grounds Race Cou

Gun Runner Blasts Into Derby With Louisiana Landslide

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm’s Steve Asmussen-trained Gun Runner proved his victory five weeks ago in the Grade II $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race

Land Over Sea Coasts in Fair Grounds Oaks

Reddam Racing’s Doug O’Neill-trained Land Over Sea shipped in from California, dodged divisional champ Songbird and annexed a big win in The Big Easy with a 4½-length sigh of class