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Pago Hop


What the Nation is saying about the Pago Hop...

Last spring’s Fair Grounds Oaks winner Daisy Devine proved she could transfer her abilities to the local grassy going by winning the 25th renewal of the $75,000 Pago Hop Stakes by 2 1/4-lengths over the newly-reconditioned Stall-Wilson turf course at the Crescent City oval on Saturday.   The da...Read More
James Miller’s Daisy Devine, who captured last spring’s Grade II Fair Grounds Oaks by a half-length after finishing second by a neck in the local oval’s Silverbulletday Stakes earlier in the season, looms a strong choice when she faces eight rivals in Saturday’s 25th renewal of the $75,000 Pago Hop ...Read More
Pin Oak Stable’s Strike Again caught even-money favorite Gran Estreno just steps from the wire to register a three-quarter length mild upset in Saturday’s fifth running of the $60,000 Buddy Diliberto Memorial Handicap.    Two races later Darrell and Lendy Brown’s Valli With a Vow scored an...Read More
Legendary Thoroughbred trainer Jonathan Sheppard was inducted into the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame at Saratoga two decades ago, but believes this Saturday may be only the second time he has come to New Orleans to run a horse at Fair Grounds.   “I think I came here about 15 years ...Read More
The 25th anniversary edition of Fair Grounds’ $60,000 Pago Hop Stakes for sophomore fillies over the Stall-Wilson turf course will be bundled with the fifth running of the $60,000 Buddy Diliberto Memorial Handicap for 3-year-olds and up – also on the grass – as the co-featured highlights on the seco...Read More
Akilina rallied to the lead in mid-stretch, then held off late-charging Dancin Perfect by a head to win the Pago Hop on Saturday on the Fair Grounds turf. Akilina’s victory gave jockey Shaun Bridgmohan his third victory on the card. Akilina, whom trainer Christophe Clement shipped to the Fair Ground...Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

View Details11/29/13FG81 mileT03 FPago HopEden PrairieAlways KittenPromise Me More1:40.56
View Details11/24/12FG91 mileT03 FPago HopZapper BelleFranciscaCat Lore1:39.36
View Details11/26/11FG91 mileT03 MPago HopDaisy DevineRutheniaPoof Too1:39.11
View Details12/04/10FG91 mileT03 FPago HopValli With A VowSilver La BelleCaminadora1:38.68
View DetailsView Video12/05/09FG91 mileT03 FPago HopAkilinaDancin PerfectAskbut I Won'ttell1:40.03