LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 18, 2018—Six standouts that competed in the Grade 1 Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity on December 17 plus two other Grade 1 finalists are among the 40 sophomores that will race in the trials to the Grade 1 $215,450 Los Alamitos Winter Derby on Saturday at Los Alamitos. First post is 6 p.m. The horses with the 10 ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 17, 2018—An outstanding field of Quarter Horses in which seven of the eight starters have won at least one stakes race at Los Alamitos will get together in the $25,000 Cypress Handicap at 350 yards on Friday at Los Alamitos. First post is 7 p.m. The richest runner in the field is Ron Hartley’s One Proud Eagle with $304,983 in career earnings. Trained by John Cooper, the gelding by One Famous Eagle won the Robert Adair ...



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BOSSIER CITY, LA—JANUARY 16, 2018—Racing will resume on Saturday (Jan. 20) at Louisiana Downs with this week’s feature, the $25,000 Billy Montgomery Stakes. The stakes drew a competitive field of ten accredited Louisiana-bred 3-year-olds going 350 yards. Jrs Taylors Runnaway drew the rail for owner Rosalio Espinosa and trainer Martin Trejo. The son of Sir Runaway Dash, bred in Louisiana by ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI BOSSIER CITY, LA—JANUARY 16, 2017—A total of 38 state-bred 3-, 4-, and 5-year-olds has been entered in Saturday’s 350-yard Louisiana Downs Maiden Stakes trials at Louisiana Downs. Rogers Farm’s RF Shez Leaving You, a homebred gray 3-year-old daughter of Coronas Leaving You, ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 11, 2018—Fulton Quien Sabe Ranches’ He Is The Risingstar will look for a three peat when he faces six rivals in the $20,000 Barbra B Handicap on Sunday night at Los Alamitos. First post is 5:15 for the nine-race card. Trained by Paul Jones, the 6-year-old gelding by Mr Jess Perry is perhaps the nation’s top 550-yard Quarter Horse. He’s won five stakes races at this distance since December of 2015, four of those at Los ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 10, 2018—The Pick Six sequence that starts in the third race on Friday night receives top billing due to its $33,100 carryover, which could result in a total pool of more than $100,000.

The racing program will start at 7 p.m. with the aforementioned third race - the first leg of the sequence - set for an approximate post time of 7:56 p.m. A full field of eight will be in action in the opening leg of the Pick 6, which will be contested at 870-yards. ...




BOSSIER CITY, LA—JANUARY 2, 2018—The 2018 Louisiana Downs Quarter Horse meet is underway with an exciting victory by Scoopies Leaving You in the $15,000 Harrah’s Dash on opening day. This week’s feature is the $15,000 Marathon Stakes with Im Mighty Fast, owned by Triple M Racing Stables, LLC, leading the field of eight in the 870 yard stakes. The 5-year-old son of Mighty Corona out of the Beat the Feet (TB) mare Sheza Fast Doll has an ...



BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI SUNLAND PARK, NM—JANUARY 8, 2017—Mason A. King’s Regard The Rose, a brown daughter of Chicks Regard and the fastest qualifier, is one of 10 New Mexico-bred sophomores entered back in Sunday’s 400-yard, $206,852 Shue Fly Stakes (RG2) at Sunland Park. Regard The Rose has won five of six races, including the 400-yard, $30,000 Arapahoe Park Futurity in August, and she has earned $61,130. The filly ended her juvenile campaign ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 6, 2018—The Texas-based racing operation of Paragon Farms, LLC is a major player in the Grade 1 Charger Bar Handicap on Sunday night at Los Alamitos after purchasing superstar mares Jess Good Reason and Time For Jess at the end of the 2017 racing campaign. The two Grade 1 winning distaffers now headline a full field of 10 in the prestigious running of the Charger Bar, the first Grade 1 race of 2018. Headed by Tom Lipar of Conroe, Texas, Paragon Farms was a major player in big races at Ruidoso Dows this year. ...



LOS ALAMITOS, CA—JANUARY 6, 2018—Parsons Family Limited Partnership’s homebred filly Terrific Temptation finished her freshman campaign with a pair of strong performances in trial events. The Tempting Dash filly won her trial to the PCQHRA  Breeders Futurity— although she missed making the ...



BOSSIER CITY, LA—JANUARY 2, 2018—A field of ten Louisiana-bred sprinters will compete in Saturday’s $15,000 Harrah’s Dash, the first stakes of the live racing season. Joel Galindo’s Scoopies Leaving You is the 3-1 morning line choice in the 250-yard feature. The 7-year-old son of Coronas Leaving You has won 16 of his 42 career efforts, bankrolling $318,433 to date. His most recent stakes win ...