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Geroux Voted Jockey Of The Week After Upset Silverbulletday Win

Florent Geroux picked up multiple stakes wins and led all North American jockeys by earnings to be named Jockeys’ Guild Jockey of the Week for January 8-15, 2018. The award is voted on by a panel of experts for riding accomplishments by members of the Jockeys’ Guild, the organization which represents more than 950 riders in […]

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Fair Grounds’ Black Gold Wager Hit For $195,627 By Brazilian Player

The Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Black Gold – a unique bet that is only cashed out if there is one winner – was finally hit on Sunday afternoon’s card for $195,627.66 by one lucky player in Brazil. The winning ticket was played for $2 Brazilian reals (roughly $0.62 in US dollars) and cost $5,760.00 Brazilian […]

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Pegasus World Cup: Los Protagonistas Realizan Ajustes Importantes El Fin De Semana

Con poco menos de dos semanas para la disputa de la segunda edición de la Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1, $16,000,000), los aspirantes a la prestigiosa competencia ya terminan de ajustar sus condiciones, registrándose varios trabajos de importancia durante el pasado fin de semana del 13 y 14 de Enero en Fair Grounds, Gulfstream Park […]

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Hollendorfer Pleased With Instilled Regard’s ‘Tactical Speed’ In Lecomte

The morning after his 3 3/4-length victory in the Lecomte, Instilled Regard pleased trainer Jerry Hollendorfer with his appetite and attitude. According to drf.com, the son of Arch is under consideration for the Risen Star on Feb. 17 at the Fair Grounds. In the meantime, Instilled Regard will return to his home base of Southern California. […]

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Gun Runner ‘Looked Pretty Sharp’ In Final Major Work At Fair Grounds

Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner Gun Runner had his final major workout for the $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Sunday afternoon, working six furlongs in 1:11 at Fair Grounds. Working in company with regular workmate Gettysburg, Gun Runner was clocked galloping out seven furlongs in 1:23.40 and the mile in 1:37 under jockey Florent Geroux as they prepare for […]

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Fair Grounds’ Sunday Card Features $177,000 Black Gold Five Carryover

A total of $177,036 will carry over into the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots’ Black Gold, a bet which pays out the entire pool only if there is a single winning ticket. Multiple winning tickets on Saturday paid $171.35 for five correct winners. The Black Gold began in the G3 LeComte Stakes, which was […]

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Instilled Regard Viaja De California A Fair Grounds Y Se Lleva Con Facilidad El LeComte Stakes

Instilled Regard, propiedad de OXO Equine, viajó desde el sur de California para enfrentar a un considerable grupo de 12 potros el sábado en el LeComte S. (G3, $200,000). El pupilo de Jerry Hollendorfer atrajo al Salón de la Fama Javier Castellano desde el lado opuesto del país, y requirió de 1:42.59 para demostrar su […]

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Instilled Regard Confidently Handled For LeComte Victory

OXO Equine’s Instilled Regard shipped from Southern California to take on a 13-wide field of sophomore colts in Saturday’s G3 LeComte Stakes. The Jerry Hollendorfer trainee drew Hall of Fame rider Javier Castellano from the opposite side of the country, and required 1:42.59 to prove his talent at the Fair Grounds. A son of Arch, […]

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Longshot Stronger Than Ever Out-Finishes Wonder Gadot In Silverbulletday

Fern Circle Stables’ Stronger Than Ever appeared to be just that after out gunning a stubborn Wonder Gadot in the Fair Grounds stretch to take the $125,000 Silverbulletday Stakes at odds of 33-1 under Florent Geroux. The 3-year-old daughter of Congrats was the last of eight early on while 74-1 longshot Shes Our Fastest set the pace and led the Silverbulletday […]

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Seeking The Soul ‘Went Well’ In Penultimate Work For Pegasus

Grade I $16 million Pegasus World Cup contender Seeking The Soul continued preparations for the lucrative event on the morning of Saturday, January 13 with a  five-furlong drill in 1:00.40, which was the second fastest of 60 moves at the distance at the Fair Grounds. Owned by Charles Fipke, the son of Perfect Soul (Ire.) went out […]

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