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Classic Campaign Wins Off-Turf Diliberto Memorial

Kinsman Stable's Classic Campaign drew clear in the final strides for a 1 1/4-length victory in the third running of the $60,000 "Buddy" Diliberto Memorial Handicap Friday at Fair Grounds.

Classic Campaign Wins Off-Turf Diliberto Memorial

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 28, 2008) - Kinsman Stable's Classic Campaign drew clear in the final strides for a 1 1/4-length victory in the third running of the $60,000 "Buddy" Diliberto Memorial Handicap Friday at Fair Grounds. The winner paid $9.80 and $4.20, while favored Wise...

Natalie in New Orleans: Public Defender and Placing Judge

Headlines for Friday, November 28, 2008 Natalie in New Orleans: Public Defender AND Placing Judge Owner Seelig, FG Host Pre-Thanksgiving Backstretch BBQ Mark Guidry Transitions from Jockey to Trainer Early Bird Louisiana Derby Nominations Close Saturday Natalie in New Orleans: ...

Sok Sok Socks It To 'Em in FG's Thanksgiving Handicap

Savorthetime Stables' Sok Sok rallied in the late stages of and drew off for a 3 1/4-length victory in the 83rd running of the $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap Thursday at Fair Grounds.

Sok Sok Socks It To 'Em in FG's Thanksgiving Handicap

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 27, 2008) - Savorthetime Stables' Sok Sok rallied in the late stages of and drew off for a 3 1/4-length victory in the 83rd running of the $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap Thursday at Fair Grounds. The winner, ridden by Brian Hernandez Jr. and trained by Steve...

'Mambo' to Dance in Tenacious Handicap Saturday

William Farish and Mrs. W. S. Kilroy's Mambo in Seattle, who missed by the slimmest of noses in the Grade I Travers Stakes, is the showcase star and 2-1 morning-line choice for the Saturday's 44th running of the $60,000 Tenacious Handicap at Fair Grounds.

'Mambo' to Dance in Tenacious Handicap Saturday

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 27, 2008) - William Farish and Mrs. W. S. Kilroy's Mambo in Seattle, who missed by the slimmest of noses in the Grade I Travers Stakes, is the showcase star and 2-1 morning-line choice for the Saturday's 44th running of the $60,000 Tenacious Handicap at Fair...

Windward Islands Tops "Buddy D" Field Friday at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La (November 24, 2008) - Sam-Son Farms' Windward Islands is the starting highweight at 121 pounds and the 5-2 morning line choice in Friday's $60,000 "Buddy" Diliberto Memorial Handicap at Fair Grounds. The third running of the Diliberto - named in honor of the late...

Star Guitar in Tune for Another Champions Day Run at FG

NEW ORLEANS, La. (November 23, 2008) -Brittlyn Stable Inc.'s Star Guitar stamped himself as a strong contender for a return engagement on Louisiana Champions Day next month with an impressive three-length victory in the featured $48,000 allowance sprint for state-breds Sunday at Fair Grounds...

Roi Maudit Heads Thanksgiving Handicap at Fair Grounds

Haras Santa Maria de Araras’ Roi Maudit has been tabbed as the 5-2 morning line choice in the 83rd running of the $60,000 Thanksgiving Handicap, the traditional Turkey Day feature at Fair Grounds.