Louisiana Downs

October 21, 2014
Frank Brothers, who won nine training titles at Louisiana Downs and five at Fair Grounds, will be the first trainer inducted into the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame when he is enshrined during June 27 ceremonies in Natchitoches, La.
September 12, 2014
Kylie’s Cutie and Mr. L. S. Shoe, who swept the two $100,000 divisions of the Louisiana Stallion Stakes last weekend at Louisiana Downs, are being pointed for stakes at Delta Downs on Nov. 22, said their trainer, Jim Hodges.
Victory Nor Defeat, a promising son of Unbridled’s Song who finished third in the Grade 2 Super Derby last weekend at Louisiana Downs, is being considered for a start in the Indiana Derby, said his trainer, Ralph Nicks. The Grade 2, $500,000 race will ...
September 09, 2014
Naval Command and My Point Exactly could advance to graded stakes competition following stakes wins at Louisiana Downs last Saturday. Bill Kaplan trains both 2-year-olds and said this week that he was just starting to look into options for the horses, ...
September 07, 2014
Vicar’s in Trouble shipped out of Louisiana Downs on Sunday morning, to return to Kentucky to prepare for his next start, which trainer Mike Maker said is scheduled to be the Grade 2, $500,000 Indiana Derby at Indiana Grand on Oct. 4.
September 06, 2014
Vicar’s in Trouble, who was bred in Louisiana, was an explosive, 7 1/4-length winner of the Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby on Saturday to surpass the $1 million mark in career earnings.
Trainer Bill Kaplan and jockey Juan Leyva swept the turf stakes for 2-year-olds at Louisiana Downs on Saturday, when My Point Exactly overcame adversity in the $75,000 Sunday Silence and Naval Command held off La Rambla in the $75,000 Happy Ticket.
September 05, 2014
High Dollar Kitten will be moving to a mile for a first-level allowance on turf Sunday at Louisiana Downs.
September 03, 2014
Louisiana Downs drew its largest Super Derby field since 1996 on Wednesday, when 11 horses, led by Vicar’s in Trouble, were entered in the Grade 2, $400,000 race that goes Saturday. Vicar’s in Trouble was made the 9-5 morning-line favorite against a ...
September 02, 2014
Ide Be Cool will find himself in an unfamiliar position Saturday, when he starts in the Grade 2, $400,000 Super Derby at Louisiana Downs. He will be seeking a return to the win column after suffering his first defeat in eight career starts in last ...