Louisiana DerbyNew Orleans, La. Fair Frounds
Fair Grounds’ third and final Kentucky Derby prep race is the Grade 2 Louisiana Derby for 3-year-olds at 1 1/8 miles (9 furlongs) on the dirt.
Two winners of the Louisiana Derby have gone on to victory in the Kentucky Derby: Grindstone in 1996 and Black Gold (1924).
- Race Number: 11
- Date of Race: March 29, 2014
- Current Purse: $1,000,000
- Location: New Orleans, La.
- Track: Fair Frounds
- Distance: 1 1/8 miles
- Surface: Dirt
- Horse Age: 3-year-olds
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- Fastest Time (since 1976): 1:48.80 (Clev Er Tell, 1977)
- Greatest Winning Margin (since 1976): 7 1/4 lengths (Friesan Fire, 2009)
- Past Winners: