Louisiana Downs Entries & Results for Saturday, May 21, 2022

Louisiana Downs, Bossier City, LA
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Louisiana Downs opened in 1974 and hosts Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing. Sunday Silence, Unbridled and Tiznow prepped for the Breeders' Cup Classic in the Super Derby.
Racing: May to September.
Louisiana Downs biggest stake: Super Derby.

Picks Report Get Expert Louisiana Downs Picks for today’s races. Get Equibase PPs.

Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 31.6%, second picks are winning at 21.3%, and third place picks are winning 16.6%.

Louisiana Downs Power Picks the last 14 days: 39.0% winners 23/59

7 1/2F, Turf, $12,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #3 Zong Tough. The four-year-old gelding by Zong is trained by Phillip Mark Dison and ridden by Brianne Culp. He has the top combo of trainer and jockey. Get Louisiana Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Grey Sloan

Mass Media

Patrick Mouton

Emanuel Nieves

3/1

2 2

Now Now Man

Nownownow

Andrew J. Cascio

Juan P. Vargas

3/2

3 3 Picks Report

Zong Tough

Zong

Phillip Mark Dison

Brianne Culp

5/2

4 4

Dude Drop Kid

Lemon Drop Kid

Tim Dixon

Jose Andres Guerrero

5/1

5 5

Actifdash

Interactif

Donald Melancon

Daniel S. Flores

20/1

6 6

A Star Is Born Now

Nownownow

Alex De Beauville

Alexander Castillo

10/1

Runner Win Place Show
Now Now Man  2 $5.80 $3.40 $2.40
Dude Drop Kid  4 - $6.80 $4.20
Grey Sloan  1 - - $2.60
Zong Tough  3 - - -
Also rans: Actifdash, A Star Is Born Now
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-4 $55.20 $10,870.00
Superfecta 2-4-1-3 $331.60 $3,716.00
Trifecta 2-4-1 $141.40 $6,278.00
Fractions and final time: 1:32.25
Winning Owner: Andrew J. Cascio
Winning Breeder: Andrew J. Cascio
NOW NOW MAN pressed the pace from the inside through the backstretch then went between horses at the end of the final turn and battled with

6F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $13,500

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta .50 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) / .10 Pick 6 Jackpot

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: Our pick is the 5/2 second choice, #2 Lt. Bonura. The four-year-old gelding by Paynter is trained by Shane Wilson and ridden by Jose Andres Guerrero. He has good early speed in a projected paceless affair to overcome a deficiency in overall speed figures to win this. Get Louisiana Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Perfect Perigee

Court Vision

Joseph M. Foster

Carlos Lozada

8/5

2 2 Picks Report

Lt. Bonura

Paynter

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

5/2

3 3

Trump Media

Mass Media

Charles Adcock

Kevin J. Smith

12/1

4 4

G Don't Know

Early Flyer

Mike Shamsie

Daniel S. Flores

7/2

5 5

Rahfees Man

Gold Tribute

Joseph M. Foster

Emanuel Nieves

8/1

6 6

Velvet Ridge

Redding Colliery

Sarah Delany

Irwin J. Rosendo

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Perfect Perigee  1 $12.60 $4.80 $2.20
Lt. Bonura  2 - $2.60 $2.10
G Don't Know  4 - - $2.40
Velvet Ridge  6 - - -
Also rans: Rahfees Man, Trump Media
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 2-1 $26.40 $2,824.00
Exacta 1-2 $27.60 $20,895.00
Superfecta 1-2-4-6 $179.80 $7,200.00
Trifecta 1-2-4 $53.00 $12,767.00
Fractions and final time: :23.44, :47.01, :59.78, 1:13.51
Winning Owner: Castillo, Rafael Miguel and Foster, Joseph M.
Winning Breeder: Picard Thoroughbreds Racing Stable LLC

Report: $2 million is missing from Louisiana Downs purse fund

$2 million reportedly missing from Louisiana Downs horsemen's fund; 2 managers also resigned.

6 1/2F, Dirt, $20,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $24,000

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta .50 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5) /.50 Pick 5 Jackpot (Races 3-4-5-6-7)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The top pick is #5 Emerald Forest the 4/5 ML favorite trained by Shane Wilson and ridden by Jose Andres Guerrero. The four-year-old gelding by Gemologist has good early speed in a projected paceless race in combination with better overall speed figures against this bunch to win in this spot. Get Louisiana Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 5

Extirpator

Gemologist

Patti Turner

Juan P. Vargas

9/2

1A 6

Hardcore Folklore

Curlin

Patti Turner

Daniel S. Flores

9/2

2 1

Half Again

Half Ours

Ron Faucheux

Carlos Lozada

3/1

3 2

In Sky We Trust

Sky Kingdom

Sarah Delany

Irwin J. Rosendo

6/1

4 3

Secretary At War

War Front

Norman Ashauer

Emanuel Nieves

8/1

5 4 Picks Report

Emerald Forest

Gemologist

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

4/5

Runner Win Place Show
Emerald Forest  5 $2.80 $2.10 -
Secretary At War  4 - $3.20 -
In Sky We Trust  3 - - -
Half Again  2 - - -
Also rans: Extirpator, Hardcore Folklore
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 1-5 $17.80 $1,000.00
Exacta 5-4 $10.60 $18,027.00
Superfecta 5-4-3-2 $100.20 $5,032.00
Trifecta 5-4-3 $57.40 $10,145.00
Pick 3 2-1-5 $39.80 $1,858.00
Fractions and final time: :23.35, :45.99, 1:18.09
Winning Owner: Wayne T. Davis
Winning Breeder: Barry Butzow & Joni Butzow
EMERALD FOREST stumbled leaving the starting gate then pressed the pace from two wide gained the lead after a half, drew clear in the stretch and held on under steady urging.

1 1/16M, Turf, $10,000 Starter Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta .50 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) /.50 Pick 4 Jackpot (Races 4-5-6-7)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Tigerbeach

Treasure Beach (GB)

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

5/2

2 2

Indy Tourist

Tourist

Joe O. Duhon

Calvin H. Borel

9/5

3 3

Guilty Lover

Guilt Trip

Nathan D. Hatcher

Brianne Culp

10/1

4 4

Landofthepharaohs

Cairo Prince

Justin Jeansonne

Pedro L. Cotto, Jr.

7/2

5 5

Da Gold Room

Kitten's Joy

Patricia G. West

Treylon S Albert

8/1

6 6

Meditate

Silent Pleasure

Jorge Lara

Alexander Castillo

4/1

7

Guitar Slim

Star Guitar

Justin Jeansonne

Irwin J. Rosendo

(Main Track only)

8/5

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Tigerbeach  1 $4.00 $2.60 $2.20
Landofthepharaohs  4 - $5.20 $3.00
Guilty Lover  3 - - $3.80
Meditate  6 - - -
Also rans: Indy Tourist, Da Gold Room
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 1-4 $18.60 $16,040.00
Pick 3 1-5-1 $50.00 $1,117.00
Trifecta 1-4-3 $70.80 $10,960.00
Superfecta 1-4-3-6 $385.00 $4,526.00
Daily Double 5-1 $8.20 $1,485.00
Fractions and final time: 1:44.29
Winning Owner: David Fontenot Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: John C. Pereira

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6F, Dirt, $7,500 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $9,500

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Miss Checkmark

Hightail

Edgar Espinoza

Hugo Torres

15/1

2 2

Pintlala

He's So Chic

Ronnie P. Ward

Jorge Guzman

9/2

3 3

O Chita

Cinco Charlie

Steven M. Asmussen

Roberto Morales

2/1

4 4

Marilyn's Magic

Slumber (GB)

Rosa E. Ramirez

Juan P. Vargas

8/1

5 5

Kehei Kat

Maclean's Music

Raul Rangel

Alexander Castillo

10/1

6 6

Blulu

Smooth Jazz

Alan Crowley

Kevin J. Smith

20/1

7 7

Life of Saturdays

Mo for the Money

Karl Broberg

Carlos Lozada

6/5

Runner Win Place Show
O Chita  3 $5.20 $2.40 $2.20
Life of Saturdays  7 - $2.10 $2.10
Marilyn's Magic  4 - - $3.20
Pintlala  2 - - -
Also rans: Blulu, Miss Checkmark, Kehei Kat
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 5-1-3 $18.80 $1,260.00
Daily Double 1-3 $15.40 $1,041.00
Exacta 3-7 $7.20 $36,710.00
Superfecta 3-7-4-2 $56.80 $17,090.00
Trifecta 3-7-4 $30.80 $27,044.00
Fractions and final time: :23.3, :46.83, :59.57, 1:13.96
Winning Owner: Heiligbrodt, Corinne, Heiligbrodt, L. William and Spendthrift Farm LLC
Winning Breeder: Frank Newman

1M, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,000

Daily Double / Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Heart That Binds

Bind

Joseph M. Foster

Carlos Lozada

3/1

2 2

Birdie Call

Captain Countdown

Patti Turner

Daniel S. Flores

8/1

3 3

Halfglamorous

Half Ours

Justin Jeansonne

Pedro L. Cotto, Jr.

5/1

4 4

Ourperfectprincess

Half Ours

Joseph M. Foster

Emanuel Nieves

12/1

5 5

Blessed Anna

Fast Anna

Shane Wilson

Jose Andres Guerrero

4/5

6 6

Dance Away

Tizway

J. Luis Garcia

Juan P. Vargas

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Dance Away  6 $34.00 $9.00 $5.80
Blessed Anna  5 - $2.80 $2.60
Birdie Call  2 - - $5.80
Heart That Binds  1 - - -
Also rans: Ourperfectprincess, Halfglamorous
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-6 $91.80 $1,954.00
Pick 3 1-3-6 $159.60 $851.00
Trifecta 6-5-2 $563.40 $10,510.00
Superfecta 6-5-2-1 $1,097.80 $3,883.00
Exacta 6-5 $102.40 $14,768.00
Fractions and final time: 1:37.92
Winning Owner: Melissa Cantacuzene
Winning Breeder: Melissa Cantacuzene

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5 1/2F, Dirt, $12,500 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $12,500

Exacta / .50 Trifecta / .10 Superfecta / .50 Super High Five

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

True Blonde Auntie

Mo Tom

Steve Ingram

E. M. Murray

9/2

2 2

La Feme Jolie

Palace

James E. Hodges

Emanuel Nieves

2/1

3 3

Roadside Girl

Flashpoint

Joe O. Duhon

Calvin H. Borel

7/2

4 4

Ashley's Girl

My Pal Charlie

Denise Schmidt

Maria L. Baca

6/1

5 5

Pat Hand Girl

Hard Aces

Kenneth L. Hargrave

Juan P. Vargas

4/1

6 6

Keep On Dreaming

Fort Larned

Judy Beavin

Jorge Guzman

8/1

7 7

T W N Letsgogirl

Tawfeer

Thomas W. Nixon

Jose Andres Guerrero

15/1

Runner Win Place Show
La Feme Jolie  2 $2.80 $2.20 $2.10
Pat Hand Girl  5 - $5.20 $3.00
Ashley's Girl  4 - - $3.00
Roadside Girl  3 - - -
Also rans: True Blonde Auntie, T W N Letsgogirl, Keep On Dreaming
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-5 $11.00 $34,417.00
Superfecta 2-5-4-3 $143.20 $14,503.00
Super High Five 2-5-4-3-1 $230.00 $921.00
Pick 3 3-6-2 $197.20 $2,633.00
Trifecta 2-5-4 $40.60 $24,297.00
Pick 4 1/7-3-6-2 $1,179.00 $136,948.00
Pick 5 Jackpot 5-1/7-3-6-2 $1,413.20 $9,869.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 1-5-1/7-3-6-2 $2,162.80 $1,154.00
Daily Double 6-2 $122.00 $1,997.00
Fractions and final time: :23.08, :47.22, 1:00.47, 1:07.51
Winning Owner: Phyllis J. Hodges
Winning Breeder: Phyllis J. Hodges

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