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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December 06, 2017
Al Stall has gotten off to a great start at the Fair Grounds race meet, and he hopes his hot hand reaches all the way to California this month.
December 04, 2017
Wicked Lick returns to the site of her career peak in an effort to collect an elusive second win.
Chanteline, who has found success since being switched to turf three races ago, likely will continue racing as a 6-year-old in 2018.
Rapid Rhythm is 6 for 6 on the Fair Grounds grass, and she is likely to get a chance at a seventh victory Jan. 6 in the $50,000 Pan Zareta Stakes, trainer Mike Stidham said.
December 03, 2017
Gun Runner began the serious preparation for the last start of his tremendous career when he worked an easy half-mile in 51.40 seconds on Sunday morning at Fair Grounds.
November 29, 2017
Expect Ebben to make his next start Jan. 13 in the Lecomte Stakes at Fair Grounds following his eye-catching win Nov. 25 at Churchill in a first-level allowance race.
Bucchero wants to run no more than six furlongs on turf, while Bullard's Alley needs at least 1 1/2 miles on grass for his best. Trainer Tim Glyshaw should have little trouble keeping his stable stars apart next year.
Time will tell if Brad Cox can repeat as leading trainer at the Fair Grounds meet, but there's little doubt Cox will be heard from in a wide swath of stakes races this season.
November 27, 2017
Adam Beschizza has been at Fair Grounds before, working as an exercise rider for trainer Mike Stidham in 2009 and for trainer Joe Sharp in 2015. But this year the 25-year-old English rider is back in New Orleans as a full-time jockey, and he had his ...
Cedartown, who won his stakes debut in the $200,000 Zia Park Derby last week in New Mexico, is settled in at Fair Grounds and is a candidate for some of the meet's route stakes, according to trainer Mike Stidham.