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Mobile Bay Repeats in Classic Thriller; LA-Breds Impress on Champions Day Card

A 10-month layoff appeared to be no issue for Tigertail Ranch’s Louisiana millionaire Mobile Bay as he successfully defended his title in an epic renewal of the $150,000 Louisiana Champions Day Classic when the gutsy iron horse with nine stakes victories outnodded challenger Grande Basin. Piloted...

Extra Credit Aces Champions Day Turf Test; Louisiana-Breds in Saturday Spotlight

Klein Racing’s Extra Credit made a powerful winning move at the top of the stretch of the $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Turf to give trainer Brad Cox and jockey Shaun Bridgmohan their second stakes win together on the card. The 4-year-old son of Proud Citizen broke well and sat off a moderate...

Barn Notes: Friday, December 8

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Barn Notes: Thursday, December 7

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State-Breds in the Spotlight on Louisiana Champions Day

Scrivener Stables’ Trust Factor appears to be the standout in a field of nine Louisiana-breds in the 27th running of the $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Turf, which will be run on Saturday Dec. 9 at a distance of 1 1/16 miles on the Stall-Wilson Turf Course. Trained by Mike Maker, the 4-year-old...

Mobile Bay Headlines Louisiana Champions Day Classic

Defending Louisiana Champions Day Classic winner Mobile Bay leads a field of eight Louisiana-breds in the 27th running of the $150,000 event on Saturday, Dec. 9 where he will break from post three, but the 5-year old son of Lone Star Special will have to overcome a 10-month layoff if he wants to...

Chanteline, Rapid Rhythm Take Split Divisions of Richie Scherer Memorial

Ten Broeck Farm’s Chanteline and Robert Evans’ Rapid Rhythm captured split divisions of Saturday’s $50,000 Richie Scherer Memorial at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, named in honor of late trainer and Fair Grounds mainstay Richie Scherer. Chanteline, ridden by Jamie Theriot for trainer...

Barn Notes: Saturday, December 2

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Barn Notes: Friday, December 1

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Rapid Rhythm, Triple Chelsea Top Split Stakes Honoring Memory of Richie Scherer

The $50,000 Richie Scherer Memorial will take place Saturday in two divisions at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Serving as races four and eight, the 5½-furlong dash over the Stall-Wilson turf course is topped by favorites in each respective division, Triple Chelsea and Rapid Rhythm. In the...