Delta Downs

November 26, 2014
Kurtis Coady of Coady Photography captured an unforgettable image during the running of the $150,000 Louisiana Legacy at Delta Downs last Saturday. He snapped one of the longtime residents of the infield, an alligator, sunning himself as the field ran ...
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas will not be slowing down with the close of the calendar year. He swept into Vinton last Saturday and won the Grade 3, $400,000 Delta Downs Princess with Take Charge Brandi and missed by a nose with Mr. Z in the Grade ...
Yahilwa’s win in the $200,000 Treasure Chest last Saturday at Delta Downs was a satisfying one for her trainer, Jim Cassidy. It was the first career stakes victory for the filly who had been locking horns with horses such as Beholder back home in ...
November 23, 2014
The path Take Charge Brandi takes moving forward will be discussed with owner Willis Horton, trainer D. Wayne Lukas said Sunday. An option is to make one additional start this year, in the Grade 1, $350,000 Starlet at Los Alamitos on Dec. 13.
Ocho Ocho Ocho will be put on the Santa Anita Derby trail next year, trainer Jim Cassidy said on Sunday, a day after the horse won his two-turn debut in the Grade 3, $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot.
November 22, 2014
Sunbean notched the 11th stakes win of his career Saturday, when he powered to a five-length win in the $250,000 Delta Downs Mile. Agent Di Nozzo finished second, while it was another 1 1/2 lengths back in third to Grand Contender.
Ocho Ocho Ocho remained undefeated in three starts Saturday after he won a photo over Mr. Z in the Grade 3, $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot, and then withstood both a stewards’ inquiry as well as an objection from the rider of third-place finisher Far ...
Breeders’ Cup winner Take Charge Brandi furthered her case for an Eclipse Award for champion 2-year-old filly Saturday, when she drove to a 1 1/2-length win over Skipalute in the Grade 3, $400,000 Delta Downs Princess. It was another length back in ...
November 20, 2014
Yahilwa and Spring in the Air were both supplemental entries to the $200,000 Treasure Chest at Delta Downs on Saturday and they figure to start as the respective first and second choices in a strong field of fillies and mares that includes defending ...
There’s a simple reason the Grade 3, $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot being run in the small town of Vinton, La., on Saturday afternoon has lured shippers from Southern California, Florida, and Kentucky.