Ide was named 2009 stallion of the year by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association. The award is based on the earnings of his accredited Louisiana-bred offspring ($2,231,521) during 2009.
Brittlyn Stable's Star Guitar, the overwhelming 1-5 favorite, romped to a 7 3/4-length victory in the $150,000 Louisiana Champions Day Classic Dec. 19.
One major upset and the matching of two career records headlined the 18th edition of Louisiana Champions Day Dec. 13 at Fair Grounds.
The annual Breeders Sales Company of Louisiana yearling sale sponsored by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association will be held Sept. 29-30 at the Ike Hamilton Equine Exposition Center located in West Monroe, La.
Odds-on favorite Crimson Stag made every pole a winning one, turning back longshot Zarb's Music Man to win the $75,000 Crescent City Derby for 3-year-old Louisiana-breds Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course.
Arcus, ridden Shane Laviolette, surprised favored Walk This Way with a gate-to-wire victory in Saturday's $75,000 Crescent City Derby for 3-year-old Lousiana breds at Fair Grounds.
Trainer Larry Robideaux, who believed Witt Ante should have been undefeated going into Saturday's $75,000 Crescent City Derby at Fair Grounds, showed his confidence was not misplaced thanks to his colt's 2 3/4-length win in the 1 1/16-mile test for Louisiana-bred 3-year-olds.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Break Up||Brett A. Brinkman||
|Choctaw Bill||Judy Lee Behler||
|Dessy||Ronnie P. Ward||
|Leestown Gift||Ron Faucheux||
|Milwaukee Miracle||Robert A. Young||
|Mr. R. B. I.||Albert M. Stall, Jr.||
|Personal Velocity||Kenneth W. Marshall||
|Rew's Blues||James E. Hodges||
|Sea the Soldier||Guy E. Tauzin||
|Silent Pipe||Merrill R. Scherer||
|Smoothcideup||Tony J. Richey||
|Takin' the Bullet||Tony J. Richey||
|Wing a Ding||Thomas M. Amoss||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Joe Hirsch Turf Classic S. (gr. IT)||BEL|
|Gallant Bloom H. (gr. II)||BEL|
|Pilgrim S. (gr. III)||BEL|
|Vosburgh S. (gr. I)||BEL|
|Beldame S. (gr. I)||BEL|