Keyword: E.J. Perrodin

  • Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg

    Van Berg to Assist in Fundraiser for Perrodin

    When the devastating news concerning the health issues of recently retired jockey E.J. Perrodin became public, Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg was one of the first people to volunteer his help.

  • E.J. Perrodin (right, holding sign) celebrates his 3000th win at Fair Grounds on Dec 5.

    Resilient Perrodin Wins No. 3,000

    Barely a year after a career-threatening injury, jockey E.J. Perrodin won his 3,000th career race aboard He's Royal Dee in the ninth race at Fair Grounds Dec. 5.

  • E. J. Perrodin

    Perrodin Remains in Intensive Care

    Veteran jockey E.J. Perrodin remained in intensive care at Tulane Medical Center Nov. 24 as a result of injuries sustained prior to the previous day at Fair Grounds.

  • E. J. Perrodin

    Jockey Perrodin Hospitalized

    Jockey E.J. Perrodin was thrown from his mount prior to the 10th race Nov. 23 at Fair Grounds and was taken to a New Orleans-area hospital for observation.

  • No Pulling Punches for The Beter Man Can

    The Beter Man Can pulled an 11-1 shocker in the Tiffany Lass Stakes, overhauling odds-on favorite Punch Appeal at the top of the stretch to capture the $100,000 event for 3-year-old fillies Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Course.

  • Gold Storm outranks Clock Stopper for Colonel Power win.

    Gold Storm Overpowers Clock Stopper

    In his first start since the Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I), the odds-on favorite Gold Storm took over at the quarter pole and won the $58,200 Colonel Power Handicap at foggy Fair Grounds Sunday with plenty to spare.

  • Rare Cure Assault Surprise Tops Stars of Texas Day

    One week after finishing eighth of 10 in the $250,000 Dallas Turf Cup, multiple stakes winner Rare Cure wheeled back to win Saturday's $100,000 Assault Stakes by three-quarters of a length over Agrivating General in front of 8,386 fans at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, Texas.

  • Crowned Dancer Takes Stage in Lone Star Derby

    Crowned Dancer, among the leaders of Southern California's Triple Crown hopefuls last year, will attempt to show he belongs with the best of this year's 3-year-old crop in Saturday's $500,000 Lone Star Derby (gr. III).