Betting in the Bayou

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The $1-million Louisiana Derby is the signature race at the Fair Grounds meeting and one of the marquee prep races for the Kentucky Derby, the first jewel of Thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown. This year’s Louisiana Derby will be held on Saturday at Fair Grounds with a scheduled post time of 7:10 p.m. ET

The Louisiana Derby will be televised on NBC Sports Network during Saturday’s telecast from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. ET.

$1 million Louisiana Derby

Race 11, Fair Grounds, Saturday, Post Time 7:10 P.M. ET on NBCSports

1 1/8 miles on dirt for 3-year-olds 

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Horse

Jockey

Trainer

1

Intense Holiday (KY)

Mike Smith

Todd Pletcher

2

King Cyrus (KY)

James Graham

Todd Pletcher

3

Louies Flower (FL)

Miguel Mena

Bret Calhoun

4

Flat Gone (KY)

Kent Desormeaux

Keith Desormeaux

5

Gold Hawk (KY)

Shaun Bridgmohan

Steve Asmussen

6

Vicar's in Trouble (LA)

Rosie Napravnik

Mike Maker

7

Commanding Curve (KY)

Robby Albarado

Dallas Stewart

8

Rise Up (KY)

Gerard Melancon

Tom Amoss

9

In Trouble (KY)

Joe Rocco Jr.

Tony Dutrow

10

Albano (KY)

Kerwin Clark

Larry Jones

All assigned 122 pounds.


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