Louisiana Downs

June 24, 2016
Jockey Richard Eramia did not compete this past week at Louisiana Downs because he was serving a suspension for a riding infraction, according to his agent, Rick Mocklin. Eramia is due to resume riding Wednesday.
June 22, 2016
James W. King, a jockey turned trainer who was based at Louisiana Downs, died recently due to complications from diabetes, son Gorden King said through turf publicist Jennie Rees. He was 77.
June 16, 2016
Louisiana Downs is going green on Saturday. The track is putting on an all-turf card, the first of two such programs planned for the meet, with the other July 16.
June 15, 2016
Jockey Don Simington is debating whether to resume his riding career as he continues to heal from injuries sustained in an Oct. 29 spill at Delta Downs. A winner of more than 3,400 races, Simington has just started working as an agent at Louisiana ...
Hall of Fame rider Randy Romero has been cooking up a storm in his childhood home in Erath, La. “I've got a lot on my plate,” he said.