Tortuga Straits

  • Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
  • Born 2004
  • LA -Bred
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Happy Ticket a Louisiana Champion for Third Straight Year

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Stewart Madison's homebred and multiple grade I winner Happy Ticket was named Louisiana's champion older female for 2006, which marked the third straight year she was honored as a state-bred champion by the Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association.

Costa Rising, Short Prices Mark Louisiana-Bred Card

Short prices warmed the hearts of favorite players as Louisiana Champions Day returned to its home base Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course. The featured $150,000 Classic went to even-money choice Costa Rising by a nose.


Trainer Ralph R. Irwin
Jockey Bobby J. Walker, Jr.
Owner Ralph R. Irwin
Breeder Joseph Adcock & Neal McFadden


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Auction History

Sale / Hip Type Buyer Consignor Price
Hip 104
Yearling Tony Agilar J. Adcock and Neal McFadden $42,000
Hip 114
Two-year-old John Balensiefen John Balensiefen, agent for Karla Balensiefen $21,000

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