Delta Downs

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2014-15 Delta Downs meet, which starts on Wednesday, Oct. 15, highlighted by eight stakes races on Delta Downs Jackpot Day on Saturday, Nov. 22.Full Story >>
March 13, 2016
Great Minds became a stakes winner on Saturday night’s closing card at Delta Downs, where he rallied for a 1 1/2-length win over Fear the Cowboy in the $75,000 Borgata.
March 12, 2016
Painting the Sky, a Thoroughbred who resembles a Paint, won her second consecutive race Friday night at Delta Downs. She was a nose winner over Jaded Rose in a first-level allowance for 3-year-olds fillies bred in Louisiana. The victory came on the ...
March 09, 2016
Those who watched the sixth race at Delta Downs the night of Feb. 20 might have thought a Paint horse won the maiden special weight at the Vinton, La., track. But Painting the Sky is all Thoroughbred, and the 3-year-old filly with unusual markings will ...
November 19, 2015
Exaggerator is almost certainly going to be the favorite in the Delta Jackpot at Delta Downs on Saturday, with Beyer Speed Figures of 85, 86, and 84, all in stakes against strong company, including a solid fourth behind Nyquist in the Breeders' Cup ...
November 12, 2014
At some point, Keith Desormeaux tuned out that little devil of expedience whispering in one ear and listened to the angel of discretion perched on the other shoulder. Texas Red, last seen dismantling the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile on Nov. 1, would not be ...