Louisiana racing

Louisiana Court Affirms 2014 Stakes Win For Disqualified Coalport, Napravnik, Ramseys

A court in Louisiana ruled Wednesday that stewards got it wrong when they disqualified Coalport and jockey Rosie Napravnik from first place in the 2014 Unbridled Stakes at Louisiana Downs. According to KTBS, a panel of three judges for the Louisiana Second Circuit Court of Appeal agreed Coalport indeed committed a foul in the race […]

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Evangeline Downs Prepares To Launch Season April 4

The 53rd season of Thoroughbred racing at Evangeline Downs will begin on Wednesday, April 4 with a nine-race program. It will be the first of 84 racing days conducted on a Wednesday through Saturday weekly schedule. Post time for each live racing night will be 5:50 pm Central Time. There will be a 20-race stakes […]

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Saenz, Broberg Repeat Titles As Delta Downs Meet Wraps Up

Delta Downs closed out its 2017-18 Thoroughbred season on Saturday night with a special 12-race program. During the night, the track honored its leading horsemen for the 84-day meeting that began on October 18. Jockey Diego Saenz won his second consecutive and fourth leading rider title overall at Delta Downs this year while Karl Broberg won his seventh […]

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Success And Downturns In Oil Industry Have An Impact On Louisiana’s Horse Racing Industry

There are several oil rigs located off the coast of Louisiana, and a booming oil industry – or one that hit some ‘rough waters’ – has an impact on the state’s horse racing industry, according to a report by KLFY-10 News. According to the news station, the recent downturn in the oil industry has had an […]

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Lost And Found Presented By Horseware: Waters Now Smooth For Rough C’s Ahead

About a year ago, Rough C’s Ahead got more ink after a ninth-place claiming run than most allowance horses do in their whole lifetimes. The Marvin Davis trainee struggled home last in his third career start at Fair Grounds on Dec. 29, 2016 and was listed for sale on social media by Thompson’s Horse Lot […]

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Millionaire Real Solution To Stand At Louisiana’s Blue Star Racing

Calumet Farm’s Real Solution, a multiple (G1) winner and Millionaire by Kitten’s Joy out of Reachfortheheavens by Pulpit, will stand at Dex Comardelle’s Blue Star Racing stallion facility in Scott, Louisiana. On lease from Calumet, Comardelle and Calumet hope to offer Louisiana a premium product and provide Real Solution a competitive book of mares that […]

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Bloodlines: Making A Breeding Partnership Work

Raising a good horse is not a simple thing, and selling one well is even harder. One breeding partnership that has seen its time in the snakebite section of the sales results is operated by Kentuckian Hume Wornall and Louisiana native Jay Adcock. Currently, the lifelong horsemen have three 2-year-olds who are stakes horses. Two […]

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Pharmacy Contesting Federal Conspiracy Charges In Louisiana Dermorphin Case

Kohll’s Pharmacy & Homecare in Omaha, Neb., has filed court documents in which it contests federal conspiracy charges that allege it was involved in a scheme to “manipulate” horse races in Louisiana. The pharmacy is accused of obtaining a synthetic version of the drug dermorphin – a Class 1 synthetic opioid said to be 30 times […]

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Longtime Racing Executive Al Stall Sr. Dies

Albert Stall Sr., a former chairman of the Louisiana Racing Commission, died Oct. 22 in New Orleans. He was 85. Stall, who was also involved in the industry as an owner, was the father of four children, including trainer Al Stall Jr. According to the Daily Racing Form, Stall was born in Illinois, but moved to New […]

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Delta Downs Gearing Up To Kick Off 84-Day Season On Wednesday

Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel will kick off its 2017-18 Thoroughbred season on Wednesday, October 18. The 84-day stand will feature live racing Wednesdays through Saturdays with first post time set for 5:30 pm each night. This year Delta Downs will offer a stakes schedule that features 24 races and at total of $1.975 […]

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