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Nominations Close Tuesday for 2018 Louisiana Champions Day
ALEXANDRIA, LA—NOVEMBER 19, 2018—Nominations for the 2018 Louisiana Champions Day Quarter Horse stakes are due on or before Tuesday (Nov. 20).

Accredited Louisiana-Bred Quarter Horses may nominate to the following Louisiana Champions Day stakes races set for Saturday, December 8th at the Fair Grounds Race Course:

  • Louisiana Champions Day Juvenile (RG2) – 2YO's 350 yards
    $100,000 Guaranteed
  • Louisiana Champions Day Derby (RG3) - 3 YO's 400 yards
    $100,000 Guaranteed
  • Louisiana Champions Day Classic (RG2) - 4 YO's & Up 440 yards
    $100,000 Guaranteed

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Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Apocalyptical Jess 6310$1,540,140
Hotstepper 8313$769,313
Flying Cowboy 123 6410$644,423
Mm Fourinthemorning 5300$579,600
Im Jess Special V 6221$523,262

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Horses
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Bill T. Robbins 6310$1,540,140
Paragon Farms LLC 111141813$1,200,162
Cope, Johnny D., Hubbard, R. D., Rafter W Stables and Southway, Henry 10314$771,273
Valeriano Racing Stables LLC 73995$702,361
Darling Farms 118211610$629,839

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Owners
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Bobby D Cox 6821008894$2,066,636
Danny Joe Miller 22423$1,565,536
Mj Farms 402554645$1,534,910
Grant Farms Llc 341544543$1,489,230
Steve D Burns Dvm 6491029478$1,396,310

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Breeders
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
G. Blane Wood 306535743$4,012,380
Paul C. Jones 495688368$2,040,312
Wesley T. Giles 422635340$1,960,466
James B. Padgett, II 373584944$1,784,417
Clinton Crawford 469686262$1,642,660

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Trainers
Name Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
Raul Ramirez, Jr. 265453228$2,921,650
Ricky Ramirez 414746649$2,734,004
Agustin Silva 416715740$2,437,019
G. R. Carter, Jr. 411575466$2,151,812
James A. Flores 436867648$2,110,637

By North American Race Leaders View Top 25 Jockeys
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Bodacious Eagle And Heza Dasha Fire Earn Berths To December 15 Champion Of Champions
LOS ALAMITOS, CA—NOVEMBER 18, 2018—Johnny Trotter's Bodacious Eagle and S-Quarter K Racing LLC's Heza Dasha Fire earned berths to the Grade 1, $600,000 Champion of Champions on December 15 after finishing 1-2 in the first of two divisions of the $25,000 Z. Wayne Griffin Directors Trials on Sunday at Los Alamitos.

Ridden by Cody Jensen for trainer Justin Joiner, Bodacious Eagle was the fastest qualifier among the 13 horses vying for a Champion of Champions spot tonight. Racing from post number five, Bodacious Eagle was ultra-impressive on the way to posting a neck victory over Heza Dasha Fire.

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Patriotic Games Headlines EVD Futurity Trials
BY MICHAEL CUSORTELLI

OPELOUSAS, LA—NOVEMBER 20, 2018—Ramiro Jaime Flores’ Patriotic Games, a graded stakes winning son of First Down Dash, is one of 92 2-year-olds entered in Friday’s 400-yard EVD Futurity trials at Evangeline Downs.

Raced in Louisiana and Texas, Patriotic Games has earned $299,158 from seven starts, and his three wi .. Read More