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Fair Grounds Announces Mandatory Payout Of Black Gold 5 On Louisiana Derby Day

Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots announced on Friday that there will be a mandatory payout on the Black Gold Five wager on Saturday, March 21, which is Louisiana Derby Day. Entering Friday’s racing program, the Black Gold Five Jackpot carryover stands at $96,998. If there is only one perfect ticket on Friday, the jackpot […]

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‘A Mountain To Climb,’ But Monomoy Girl Logs First Breeze Of 2020

In her first breeze since arriving at Fair Grounds on January 15, Michael Dubb, Monomoy Stables, The Elkstone Group (Stuart Grant) and Bethlehem Stable’s champion mare Monomoy Girl logged an easy in :37 3/5 on Saturday morning at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. Unraced as a 4-year-old following a couple of setbacks, Monomoy Girl […]

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Louisiana HBPA, Fair Grounds Partner To Support Thoroughbred Aftercare

The Louisiana Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (LAHBPA) and Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots (Fair Grounds) have united to partner in an initiative that will expand efforts made by parent company Churchill Downs, Inc. to financially support race horse aftercare. For the entirety of the Fair Grounds’ 2019-2020 Thoroughbred racing season (Nov. 28 thru […]

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Florent Geroux, Allen Landry Enjoy Multiple Wins On Louisiana Champions Day

Off a win 20/1 upset win in the Honorable Miss (G2) at Saratoga this summer, Brittlyn Stable, Inc.’s Minit to Stardom was the headliner on the Louisiana Champions Day card at Fair Grounds. It didn’t come in the traditional way, nor did she pay nearly as much for her win on Saturday, but the 4-year-old […]

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Needs Supervision Earns Oaks Points In Silverbulletday

The step into stakes company proved no serious hurdle Saturday for Howling Pigeon Farms, Gary Barber, Wachtel Stable and Madaket Stables’ Needs Supervision, who captured her third race in a row and earned 10 points on the Road to the Kentucky Oaks with a win in Saturday’s $147,000 Silverbulletday Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course […]

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Fair Grounds’ ‘Santa Super Saturday’ Features Six $75,000 Stakes

An exciting and action packed day of racing at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots awaits fans and bettors on Saturday, December 22. Dubbed as “Santa Super Saturday”, the program features six stakes races, all of which carry a purse of $75,000. One of the six stakes events carded for Santa Super Saturday is the […]

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Ninety One Assault Looks ‘Competitive’ In Friday’s Mr. Sulu Stakes

Trainer Tom Morley is happy to bring two-time Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots winner Ninety One Assault back to the New Orleans oval for a crack at a stakes victory in Friday’s $50,000 Mr. Sulu Overnight Stakes, where he is the lukewarm 4-1 morning line favorite. Owned by Morley in partnership with Paul Braverman, […]

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Trainer Morris Nicks Announces Retirement

Following a successful training career that spanned over five decades, Morris Nicks has announced his retirement. A two-time graded stakes winning trainer, Nicks saddled winners at such caliber like Run Johnny, who took the Grade III Aristides Handicap at Churchill Downs in 1999 as well as Golden Sonata the winner of Oaklawn Park’s Gr. III Oaklawn Breeders’ […]

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La Ruta Al Kentucky Derby: Diez Tresañeros Por Los 100 Puntos Clasificatorios Del Louisiana Derby

Una verdad irrefutable: el potro que gane este sábado el Louisiana Derby (G2, $1,000,000) tendrá un cupo asegurado para el Kentucky Derby (G1). La carrera de 1800 metros que se disputará en el óvalo de Fair Grounds otorga 100 puntos al vencedor, y con su premiación se ha convertido en una de las preparatorias más […]

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