03/31/2008 12:00AM

Bandido scores in Cocodrie


Bandido ($6.20) got two turns in his first attempt Saturday when he rolled to a 3 1/2-length win in the $50,000 Cocodrie for Louisiana-breds on the final card of the meet at Delta Downs. John Charles finished second in the race restricted to horses who had never won a stakes. Also on the program, Coach Mike ($5.40) led throughout for a 6 1/4-length win in the $50,000 Gardenia for fillies and mares bred in Louisiana.