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Horses Eligible for the Equine Sales Oaks and Equine Sales Derby

 Roger Hunt, Sr., Obituary

 Thomas “T.E.” Vinci Obituary

 Equine Sales Company Now Accepting Consignments to the 2017 Consignor Select Yearling Sale

Equine Sales Stakes to Run on Kentucky Derby Weekend at Evangeline Downs

Young Sires Highlight Equine Sales Company 2-Year-Old Catalog

 

Kentucky Derby Corner

A Visual Guide To The Kentucky Derby: The Most Exciting Two Minutes

Albarado Fractures Lower Leg, Off  J Boys Echo in Derby

Native Son Harry Connick Jr. to Perform National Anthem at Derby

Louisiana Native Hernandez Opts To Stick With McCraken in the Kentucky Derby

 


Grande Basin Wins Star Guitar Stakes

Star Guitar Stakes
Fair Grounds, 4-2-17, 8.5f (dirt)
4yo/up, Purse $60,000

GRANDE BASIN
Good and Tough–Silver Rail, by Dispersal
Owner: William J. Deckwa, Jr. and John Carbo
Breeder: Coteau Grove Farm
Trainer: Edward J. Johnston
Jockey: Miguel Mena

2nd
Mageez
Musket Man–Spaseeba, by Spectacular Bid
Owner: Double Dam Farm LLC
Breeder: James A. Mcgehee Jr.
Trainer: Delmar R. Caldwell
Jockey: Mitchell Murrill

3rd
Sir Genghis
Tale of the Cat–Staria, by Unbridled’s Song
Owner: Gillian and Kirk L. Harri
Breeder: Randel Stutes
Trainer: Kirk Harris
Jockey: Kerwin D. Clark

Louisiana Breds Mr. Al’s Gal, True Emperor, Eden’s Grey Kitten Victorious on Louisiana Derby Undercard Stakes

Crescent City Oaks
Fair Grounds, 4-1-17, 1 Mile and 70 Yds (dirt)
Three Year Olds, Purse $75,000

MR. AL’S GAL
Salute The Sarge-Spanish Ice, by Spanish Steps
Owner: Brittleyn Stalbe, Inc.
Breeder: J. Adocok & Neal McFadden
Trainer: Justin Jeansonne
Jockey: E. Eramia

2nd
Rose Guitar
Star Guitar-Rose Hunter, by Jade Hunter
Owner: Royce G. Roberts
Breeder: Oak Leaf Farm TCLP
Trainer: Jose R. Mendez
Jockey: Diego Saenz

3rd
Moonlightnmidnight
Wilburn–Midnight Delight, by Sea Hero
Owner: West Point Thoroughbreds
Breeder: Allen Guillotte Jr.
Trainer: Dallas Stewart
Jockey: Florent Geroux

 

Crescent City Derby    
Fair Grounds, 4-1-17, 8.5 Furlongs
Three Year Olds, Purse $75,000

TRUE EMPEROR
Yes It's True–Queen Ofthe Empire, by Empire Maker
Owner: Casey, Dan and Elite Thoroughbred Racing LLC, 
Breeder: Rebecca Farm LLC & T. J. Dickey (LA
Trainer: Lee Thomas
Jockey: Jose Riquelme

2nd 
Underpressure
Birdstone–Charming Colleen, by Charismatic
Owner: Mallory Greiner,
Breeder: James McIngval
Trainer: Chris Richard
Jockey: Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

3rd
Jack Snipe's
Half Ours–Rhodelia, by Silver Deputy 
Owners: Jeff Drown and Gary M. Scherer
Breeder: Clear Creek Stud Llc
Trainer: Gary M. Schere
Jockey: David Romero Flores


 

Costa Rising Stakes
Fair Grounds, 4-1-17, abt. 5.5 Furlongs (turf)
Four Year Olds and Upwards, Purse $60,000

EDEN GREY’S KITTEN
Kitten's Joy–Steaming Home, by Salt Lake
Owner: Whispering Oaks Farm LLC
Breeder: Danny M. Brown & Donna B. Brown
Trainer: Steven B. Flint,
Jockey: Florent Geroux

2nd
Icy Gentleman
Yankee Gentleman–Icy Day, by Five Star Day
Owner: Ironwater Farms Joint Venture
Breeder: Ironwater Farms Joint Venture
Trainer: Henry B. Johnson, Jr.
Jockey: Jorge Guzman

3rd
Jockamo's Song
Half Ours–Miss Clairnette, by Trophy Hunter
Owner: Dare to Dream Stable LLC
Breeder: Debbie Allen & David Allen
Trainer: Michael Stidham
Jockey: Mitchell Murrill

 

 

BELIEVE IN BERTIE VICTORIOUS IN RED CAMELIA

RED CAMELIA
Fair Grounds, 3-11-17, abt. 8 furlongs (turf)
Four Year Old and Upwards, Purse $60,000

BELIEVE IN BERTIE
Langfuhr–Saint Bertie, by Street Cry (IRE)
Breeder: Richard Klein & Bertram Klein
Owner: Richard Klein & Bertram Klein
Trainer: Brad H. Cox
Jockey: Shaun Bridgmohan

2nd
Safari Calamari
Half Ours–Zaafira, by A.P. Indy
Breeder: Brittlyn Stables, Inc.
Owner: Brittlyn Stables, Inc.
Trainer: Ron Faucheux
Jockey: Marcelino Pedroza

3rd
Pacific Pink
Private Vow–Truly Romantic, by Robyn Dancer
Breeder: Brandon Adcock
Owner: Keith Plaisance
Trainer: Edward J. Johnston
Jockey: Jose Valdivia

Course: Firm, 1:38.53, Margins: 6 3/4, 2, head

Richard and Bertram Klein’s Brad Cox-trained Believe in Bertie ($2.20, $2.10 and $2.10) spread her gospel once again to the tune of an open-length, dominating performance on Saturday afternoon in the $60,000 Red Camelia Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. The 4-year-old broke well from post two in the six-filly and mare field and relaxed before opening up a pair of lengths down the backside through fractions of 25.30 and 50.30. 

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JEFF AND J’S DREAM RALLIES LATE FOR BIG UPSET IN OWNERS’ APPRECIATION DAY STAKES AT DELTA DOWNS ON CLOSING NIGHT

OWNERS’ APPRECIATION DAY S.

Delta Downs, 3-11-17, 8 furlongs
Four Year Old and Upwards, Purse $50,000


JEFF AND J’S DREAM
Marino Marini–Dream Day, by Thunder Gulch
Breeder: J.E. Nichols & Miller Thoroughbred Farm, Inc.
Owner: David C. Gomez
Trainer: David C. Gomez
Jockey: Juan A. Larrosa
Track: Fast, 1:39.23

VINTON, LA. – Delta Downs closed out its 2016-17 Thoroughbred season on Saturday night with a 10-race program that included the final pair stakes races for the meet. The $50,000 Owners’ Appreciation Day Stakes featured an upset as Jeff and J’s Dream rallied late to win under jockey Juan Larrosa while Vieja Luna scored big in the $50,000 Owners’ Appreciation Day Distaff Stakes with jockey Roberto Morales in the saddle.

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Let Us Be Glad All Smiles in Dixie Poker Ace

DIXIE POKER ACE S.  

Fair Grounds, 3-4-17,  a8f (turf)
Four Year Olds and Upwards, Purse $60,000,

LET US BE GLAD
Eskendereya–Matchoftheday (IRE), by Hawk Wing
Breeder: Coteau Grove Farms
Owner: Chris Aulds
Trainer: Jose G. Castanon
Jockey: Gabriel Saez

Chris Auld’s Jose Castanon-trained Let Us Be Glad took advantage of a pace battle between favorites, pounced with aplomb under Gabriel Saez and ultimately proved victorious in the 37th running of the $60,000 Dixie Poker Ace Stakes.

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Believe In Bertie Sets New Stakes Record in Daisy Devine Stakes

BELIEVE IN BERTIE
by Langfuhr – Saint Bertie by Street Cry (IRE)
Breeder: Richard Klein & Bertram Klein
Owner: Richard Klein & Bertram Klein
Trainer: Brad H. Cox
Jockey: S. Bridgmohan

Richard Klein and Bertram Klein’s Louisiana-bred Believe in Bertie set her second track record of the season in New Orleans when posting a half-length victory in the $75,000 Daisy Devine Stakes over 1 1/16 miles on the Stall-Wilson turf course.

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Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association Salutes All U.S. Military Forces