Ticker
  • Classic Empire and Champagne Room are Champion Juveniles.Posted 21 hours ago
  • Arrogate and Songbird were America's Best 3yo's in 2016.Posted 22 hours ago
  • California Chrome and Beholder are the Champion Older Dirt Horses.Posted 22 hours ago
  • Tepin and Flintshire are the Champions of the Turf.Posted 23 hours ago
  • Drefong and Finest City are the Eclipse Award winning Sprinters.Posted 23 hours ago
  • Guest Suite (5-2) powers home best in the Lecomte Stakes.Posted 1 day ago
  • Hy Riverside (3-1) gets the bob to win the Sunshine Millions Classic.Posted 1 day ago
  • Finest City (2-5) easily scoots away in the Grade 2 Santa Monica.Posted 1 day ago
  • Farrell (4-5) rolls to victory in the Silverbulletday Stakes at Fair Grounds.Posted 1 day ago
  • Hawaakom (7-2) rolls home late to win the Louisiana Stakes.Posted 1 day ago

Louisiana Derby: The Program settling in

Conveyance already has won the Southwest Stakes at Oaklawn Park, and Lookin At Lucky was to go off favored in the Rebel Stakes there Saturday. Bob Baffert's Southern California synthetic-to-dirt shippers are making hay in Arkansas, and Baffert also will try to take down the March 27 Louisiana Derby here at Fair Grounds.

Baffert already has shipped The Program from Santa Anita to Fair Grounds, and The Program has trained three days over the local dirt track while stabled in the barn of trainer Bret Calhoun. A Harlan's Holiday colt owned by the Thoroughbred Legends Stable, The Program is a two-time winner from eight starts who most recently finished third behind Alphie's Bet and Setsuko in the Sham Stakes on March 6 at Santa Anita. The Program has made six starts around two turns, but has never raced on anything but synthetic surfaces. Read More

 

comments powered by Disqus

Related Pages

Related Stories

Top Stories