Louisiana Downs

August 29, 2014
The Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby next Saturday, Sept. 6, at Louisiana Downs could have a sizeable field. There are at least 11 horses in the mix for the 1 1/8-mile race that will anchor a program of seven stakes worth a collective $900,000. The card ...
August 23, 2014
Pat Mouton reached a milestone of 1,000 career training wins since 1976 on Saturday, when Hylands Will ($3.40) won the fourth race at Louisiana Downs.
August 22, 2014
Trainer Mike Maker said Vicar's in Trouble will make his next start in the Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby at Louisiana Downs on Sept. 6.
August 15, 2014
Louisiana Downs is seeking to make a significant change to the structure of its race week for 2015.
August 12, 2014
At first glance, String King might seem to be of humble bloodlines as the son of a $1,500 stallion and a mare who won her maiden for a claiming price of $15,000. But dig a little deeper and his pedigree taps into one of the great dynasties of the turf.
August 08, 2014
Bobby Walker Jr., the retired rider who was once a fixture at Louisiana Downs, has been diagnosed with testicular cancer, according to Jim Wells of the media department at Canterbury Park. Walker is a jockey agent at the Minnesota track. He told Wells ...
Louisiana Flyboy and Palmy Bay, who gave their trainer, Pat Mouton, a stakes double last Saturday at Louisiana Downs, might not see action until the fall.
August 05, 2014
Alamo Heights is one of at least three horses from the Super Derby Prelude Stakes last Saturday at Louisiana Downs to target next month’s Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby. Alamo Heights earned a fees-paid berth into the Sept. 6 race for his 1 1/4-length ...
August 02, 2014
Alamo Heights is headed to next month’s Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby at Louisiana Downs after he won the track’s prep by 1 1/4 lengths over the previously undefeated Ide Be Cool.
String King was arguably the most impressive winner on a card of nine stakes at Louisiana Downs on Saturday, when he dueled and powered home to defend his title in the $75,000 Louisiana Cup Classic.