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Louisiana Derby Preview

2019-03-22T11:43:50-05:00March 22nd, 2019|

  Once again George Sette has taken his considerable talent to Past the Wire to preview the Louisiana Derby for us.   Our Geo at work   Fair Grounds Race # 13  The Grade 2  $1,000.000 The Louisiana Derby One Mile & 1/8          It's [...]

Bridgmohan Hurt

2019-03-07T17:08:26-05:00March 7th, 2019|

    Jockey Shaun Bridgmohan to Miss Rest of Fair Grounds Meet by Nicolle Neulist Jockey Shaun Bridgmohan will miss the remainder of the Fair Grounds meet, to recover from a broken collarbone. He suffered the injury on Tuesday, March 5, 2019, after being unseated from Oxford Comma during the [...]

Review and Preview the Southwest Stakes with Gino

2019-02-17T13:02:18-05:00February 17th, 2019|

      Gino Buccola reviews the Fair Ground Stakes and previews the Southwest Stakes from Oaklawn Park on Monday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RiC-_IWyrtQ             The Arm, Be With Us, #MEMBERSHIP  Subscribe to our columns at PastTheWire.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel Past the Wire Like us on [...]

War of Will in Command

2019-02-17T08:16:40-05:00February 17th, 2019|

      War Of Will continued his quest towards The Kentucky Derby with a dominating 2-1/4 length victory in the Grade 2, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes at the Fair Grounds on Saturday. Breaking from post 14, Tyler Gaffalione settled the son of War Front behind front runner Gun It, [...]

Serengeti Empress Puts on a Show

2019-02-17T08:06:43-05:00February 17th, 2019|

  Serengeti Empress put on a show with an  impressive 4-1/2 length, wire to wire victory in the $200,000 Grade 2 Rachel Alexander Stakes at the Fair Grounds on Saturday. Sent right to the lead by James Graham, Serengeti Empress was extremely comfortable while carving out a slow early 1/4 [...]

The Risen Star Stakes 2019 by Nick D’Agostino

2019-02-15T11:28:38-05:00February 15th, 2019|

  Risen Star Stakes Preview By: Nick D’Agostino   On Saturday, the Fair Grounds will host the Grade 2, 1-1/16th, $400,000 Risen Star Stakes, which will be the first Kentucky Derby prep race this year offering a larger number of points towards the big party on first Saturday in May. [...]

Lukas Does it Yet Again in Risen Star

2018-02-18T10:20:54-05:00February 18th, 2018|

We have seen D. Wayne Lukas do this so may times for so many years in so many big races. He just fools everyone and in this case even Hall of Fame rider Gary Stevens who didn't travel to the Fair Grounds to ride the colt. Lukas sent Bravazo who [...]

Three Year Olds With Derby Dreams Prepping

2018-01-13T14:41:31-05:00January 13th, 2018|

Three year olds with or looking to catch Kentucky Derby fever are prepping this week at the Fair Grounds, Aqueduct, and Oaklawn Park. There is a long way to go and an awful lot can happen but it is time to start paying attention. Pay attention to the improving horses [...]

Principe Guilherme Impressive

2017-12-17T12:50:21-05:00December 17th, 2017|

The Steve Asmussen trained Principe Guilherme was actually already on Past the Wire's Derby Radar. After this past Saturday he's probably on a lot of other peoples too. Read more about Principe Guilherme here....