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Street Band Takes Oaks

2019-03-24T07:04:54-05:00March 24th, 2019|

  1/5 favorite, Serengeti Empress was hustled out of the gate early by James Graham, secured the early lead in the Grade 2, $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks and looked serious as a heart attack to go wire to wire in the 1-1/16 mile event. She cut out a 1/4 mile [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

Interesting Quotes from the Transylvania Jockeys

2018-04-07T07:34:10-05:00April 7th, 2018|

Here are some interesting quotes from the Transylvania jockeys. I found a nice "tell" in there and was surprised Jose Ortiz referred to the pace as fast. He was possibly taking into account the yielding course or perhaps that it was a tad contested. The fractions were not fast. Analyze [...]