Fair Grounds

December 20, 2014
Cinco Charlie is a blast from the past, a stout 2-year-old who races and races and comes back for more. In the eighth start of his juvenile campaign, Cinco Charlie scored his fifth win of the season, defeating Bourbon Cowboy by a half-length Saturday ...
December 19, 2014
Jockey Forest Boyce, who made a last-minute decision to ride this season at Fair Grounds instead of staying home in Maryland to ride at Laurel, said she’s enjoying the track and the city.
Forever Unbridled, who defeated 2-year-old maiden fillies at a mile and 70 yards by 2 1/4 lengths Dec. 12 in her second start, will race next in the Silverbulletday, trainer Dallas Stewart said.
Trainer Wayne Catalano was all smiles after watching the undefeated 2-year-old filly West Coast Belle work a half-mile Wednesday morning at Fair Grounds.
Graded stakes winner Cassatt, coming off a front-running, 4 1/2-length romp against 3-year-olds in the Zia Park Oaks on Nov. 26 for trainer Larry Jones, is the only stakes winner among the five runners in the Tiffany Lass for older fillies and mares ...
December 18, 2014
The Sugar Bowl is a $50,000 stakes, but Cinco Charlie is no $50,000 horse, and he will be bet accordingly on Saturday at Fair Grounds.
December 17, 2014
Eagle, who finished a close, closing third in the Nov. 29 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill, had his first work since shipping to New Orleans when he went an easy half-mile last Friday. Trainer Neil Howard said he is pointing Eagle to the Grade ...
It has been roughly 20 days since measurable precipitation has fallen at Fair Grounds, a veritable eternity for this racetrack, but with the Friday forecast for a strong chance of significant rainfall, it may be about time to bring back out the old ...
Delaunay, who brilliantly won the Thanksgiving Handicap in his most recent start, could switch from dirt to turf for his next start, trainer Tom Amoss said this week.
December 16, 2014
Eden Prairie ran three excellent races last season at Fair Grounds, winning the Pago Hop and the Marie Krantz stakes and finishing second in the Bayou Handicap. But in six starts since, she has failed to demonstrate the same kind of form – much less ...