The Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders' Association has announced its 2013 champions. An award presentation and Horse of the Year announcement will take place at the Equine Sales Company of Louisiana May 24.
Disposablepleasure scored her second 2013 straight victory when she kicked clear in upper-stretch and prevailed by an easy 1 1/2 lengths over Brushed by a Star in the April 20 Sixty Sails Handicap (gr. III) at Hawthorne.
Out from the shadow of rival Joyful Victory, Brushed by a Star has a chance to shine in the $200,000 Sixty Sails Handicap (gr. III) at Hawthorne Race Course April 20.
Heavy On Themister, ridden by Rosie Napravnik, ran away with the 10th running of the $200,000 Louisiana Premier Night Championship at Delta Downs Feb. 2 to highlight a 10-stakes card for state-breds at Vinton, La.
For the third consecutive year, Brittlyn Stable homebred Star Guitar has been honored as Louisiana Horse of the Year.
Star Guitar won the Louisiana Premier Night Championship for the fourth consecutive time, rallying from last early to capture the $200,000 event by 3 1/4 lengths on the night of Feb. 4 at Delta Downs.
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The first winner by grade II winner Domestic Dispute came along early afternoon Aug. 30 and the second came later that day.
Gaff and Corrupt, both stakes winners during the Fair Grounds Race Course meet, headline the first of two five-stakes programs on Saturday.
|Horse||Trainer||Breeder / Owner|
|Bellamy's Fire||Edward J. Johnston||
|Big Diamond Red||Frank Leggio||
|Bleu Darling||Ron Faucheux||
|Effie||Tony J. Richey||
|Lindomo||Robert D. Schultz||
|Little Ms Protocol||Patrick Devereux, Jr.||
|She's Prado's Idol||Garland Goins||
|Sunday's Child||Albert M. Stall, Jr.||
|Thar She Blows||Randy Pedigo||
Upcoming Stakes Entries
|Bing Crosby S. (gr. I)||DMR|
|Emerald Downs Derby||EMD|
|Alberta Derby S.||GPR|
|Monmouth Cup S. (gr. II)||MTH|