Emily Shields
Bravazo gets up outside of Snapper Sinclair in the last stride to win the Risen Star Stakes on Saturday at Fair Grounds.
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February 16, 2018
Trainer Brad Cox's ever-advancing racing stable has attracted a new client of international renown – Prince Khalid Abdullah's Juddmonte Farms.
The champion older dirt mare of 2017, Forever Unbridled, turned in a major workout Friday at Fair Grounds as she prepares for the Dubai World Cup on March 31.
February 15, 2018
Three-year-olds looking to take the next step on the road to the Kentucky Derby get a chance to earn valuable qualifying points towards that race on Saturday at Fair Grounds. The Grade 2, $400,000 Risen Star is the first prep of the season offering 50 ...
It's a little hard to understand how a horse who nine races ago ran in a $30,000 conditioned claimer could be undefeated on turf, but that's exactly what has happened with Mr. Misunderstood.
Hall of Famer Jerry Hollendorfer has been training horses since 1979. Thirty-seven editions of the Kentucky Derby have come and gone since he saddled his first horse, and Hollendorfer has been in seven of them now.
As CEO of MGM, Gary Barber is a key player in the entertainment business. “Wonder Woman,” starring Gal Gadot, was one of the biggest, most entertaining hits of the 2017 movie season. It makes perfect sense, therefore, that Barber should own a filly of ...
Cedartown isn't sneaking up on anyone this time. Sent off at 3-1 last month in the Louisiana Stakes, Cedartown waited just behind a pacesetting pair that included odds-on favorite The Player, pounced at the top of the stretch, and was gone before The ...
Monomoy Girl is ready to begin her season, and she'll start as the favorite Saturday at Fair Grounds in the Grade 2, $200,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes. Her connections surely hope Monomoy Girl winds up back at Churchill Downs on the first Friday in May ...
February 14, 2018
It's winter in New Orleans, and the French expatriate Florent Geroux should be right at home in America's most French city. This is Geroux's fifth Fair Grounds meet. He was the leading rider here the last two. Yet this is a season of change for Geroux.
Jersey Joe Bravo is having a good go of things during his first winter riding in the Big Easy.