01/28/2016 3:46PM

Tapnfire faces familiar foes in optional-claiming route


A second straight stakes-less Saturday card at Fair Grounds has a second-level turf-route allowance for older fillies and mares as the day’s feature, going as Race 8. Also open to $40,000 claimers, the race, carded at about 1 1/16 miles and with the temporary turf rail set at its outermost position of 20 feet, attracted a field of 11.