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Barn Notes: Friday, December 30

  ·        Geroux Asserts in Jockey Standings ·        Yockey’s Warrior Has Options for Stall ·        Work Tab GEROUX ASSERTS IN JOCKEY STANDINGS Jockey Florent Geroux has quickly asserted...

Barn Notes: Thursday, December 29

  ·        Shareholder Value’s Plans Undecided ·        Kentucky Oaks Hopefuls Highlight Work Tab   SHAREHOLDER VALUE’S PLANS UNDECIDED Klaravich Stables and William H. Lawrence’s Shareholder Value impressed many with a...

Paul McGee Lands Victory 1,000

Trainer Paul McGee earned his 1,000th career victory on Thursday afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots by saddling well-regarded sophomore December Seven to an authoritative allowance victory under jockey James Graham for longtime client Jay Em Ess Stable of Samantha Siegel. The 54-year...

Geroux & McGee Get 1,000th Victories

Florent Geroux Gets Victory 1,000 Placing the proverbial cherry on top of a career year, jockey Florent Geroux won his 1,000th race on Thursday afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The defending meet champion rider guided Flurry Racing Stables’ Brad Cox-trained Mr. Misunderstood to a...

Florent Geroux Gets Victory 1,000

Placing the proverbial cherry on top of a career year, jockey Florent Geroux won his 1,000th race on Thursday afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The defending meet champion rider guided Flurry Racing Stables’ Brad Cox-trained Mr. Misunderstood to a resounding 3½-length victory over...

Stakes Recap: Danzatrice Dominant in Tiffany Lass

Gainesway Stable’s Danzatrice impressed onlookers with a facile 7¼-length victory in the $50,000 Tiffany Lass Stakes on Monday afternoon at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The daughter of Dunkirk sat comfortably in second as Fox Hill Farm’s Cinnamon Spice set a moderate early pace under...

Barn Notes: Monday, December 26

  ·        Untapped Points to Silverbulletday ·        Shaken Returns in New Year’s Eve Undercard ·        Lookin At Lee Returns to Work Tab   UNTAPPED POINTS TO SILVERBULLETDAY...

Stakes Advances: Woodchopper & Louisiana Futurities

Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey’s Canadian classic winner Sir Dudley Digges will attempt to return to the winner’s circle for the first time since annexing the $1 million Queen’s Plate – the first leg of the Canadian Triple Crown – when the son of Gio Ponti goes to post as the horse to beat in the 31st...

Stakes Advances: Pago Hop & Pan Zareta

SEVEN STAKES WINNERS CLASH IN WIDE-OPEN PAGO HOP; KATHBALLU SEEKS BACK-TO-BACK STAKES IN PAN ZARETA A full field of 14 sophomore fillies, plus one also eligible, have packed Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ $75,000 Pago Hop Stakes to its brim. Set for New Year’s Eve, the about one-mile event...

Barn Notes: Friday, December 23

  ·        Promising 2-Year-Olds Top Two-Turn Dec. 26 Allowance ·        One Mean Man Slices Through Woodchopper Work ·        No Distortion Tops Work Tab   PROMISING 2-YEAR-OLDS TOP...