The Twentieth Edition of Louisiana Premier Night welcomed racing fans with low humidity, cool temperatures and clear skies, and although there were stars shining in the sky, the equine stars excelled on the track. Those were the Star Guitars running first and third in the Louisiana Premier Night Matron and first and second in the Louisiana Premier Night Championship.
MR. CROMWELL by STAR GUITAR graduates in his 2nd start 02/06/2023
MR. CROMWELL was 2nd first out last month and got his cap and gown today racing 6 furlongs at the Fair Grounds. He pressed the pace in 4th then cleared in the lane and held sway. He is trained by Shane Wilson for owner Wayne T. Davis and was bred by James M. Pratt Jr.
Delta Downs hosted its richest program of the season on Saturday evening as the 20th edition of Louisiana Premier Night took center stage. The 12-race program featured 10 stakes races and $980,000 in total purse money for Louisiana-breds.
WHAT A DAY for STAR GUITAR at DELTA DOWNS 02/05/2023
TOUCHUPONASTAR moved up to engage the leader and put him away to win the LA Bred Premier Championship Stakes. TOUCHUPONASTAR is no stranger to the winner's circle, having won his last 3 stakes races plus an allowance race. He has earned over 1/4 million dollars for trainer Jeff Delhomme and owner Set-Hut LLC He was bred by Coteau Grove Farms. BEHEMAH STAR followed him in 2nd for Brittlyn Stable Inc and Jose M. Camejo.
OVA CHARGED won the LA Bred Premier Matron Stakes getting up in the last few jumps to dead heat for the win. She has won 5 stakes races in a row plus an allowance!! She has not been worse than 2nd in 9 starts and has earned $364,600. She is a Brittlyn homebred trained by Jose M. Camejo. Following the 2 winners in 3rd was SPIRITED BEAUTY for the same connections.
LITTLE ROCKER by STAR GUITAR graduates at Oaklawn 01/30/2023
LITTLE ROCKER went right to the lead and dueled determinedly to the wire to win by a neck racing 6 furlongs at Oaklawn Park. He is a hoembred for his trainer Randy L. Morse and co-breeder Randy Patterson.
GUITARZAN by STAR GUITAR wins his 12th! 01/29/2023
7-year-old gelding GUITARZAN is still going strong in his 45th start and adds his 12th win! He raced a mile to an easy 5-length wire-to-wire win, He was recently claimed by Kearney Segura for owner Gerald Fontenot and rewarded them with a second win in a row. GUITARZAN was bred by H. Allen Poindexter. This horse has brought racing excitement to a lot of people.
AZTAR by STAR GUITAR wins his 3rd in 5 starts 01/21/2023
AZTAR won as he pleased to break his maiden by over 8 lengths - 2nd time out. Racing 7 furlongs at Delta Downs in his first allowance condition, he wired the field to win his second in a row. He now swallowed the competition to sprint to a win in his second allowance condition, Watch for this one in stakes company soon. The Brittlyn bred gelding. is owned and trained by Thomas W. Nixon.
Already placed twice in stakes races, GUITAR WOMANbroke her maiden at the Fair Grounds for owners Robert Joseph and Dana Salome. Racing back in her first allowance condition, she wired the field to make it 2 in a row. GUITAR WOMAN was bred by Love Partnership Interests and is trained by Joe O. Duhon.
RUE LALA by STAR GUITAR wins her 3rd 01/13/2023
Stakes placed RUE LALA added win #3 racing 6 furlongs at the Fair Grounds. She has been on the board in her last 6 starts in allowance company and today she cleared for the win. RUE LALA is a Brittlyn Stable homebred trained by Jose M. Camejo,
THE BLACK STRAT by STAR GUITAR makes it 2 in a row in the Richard Hazelton Overnight Stakes 01/10/2023
THE BLACK STRAT broke his maiden in February of this year and found the winner's circle again wiring the field racing 1 1/16th at Turf Paradise. Since then he has raced at Mountaineer, Hawthorne, and Presque Isle. Back at Turf Paradise today he again wired the field for a win in allowance company and now the Richard Hazelton Overnight Stakes going a mile and a sixteenth to make it 2 in a row. This time he won ridden out by 3 lengths, At one point, he was 8 lengths in the lead. He is a KY bred trained by Marcus J. Vitali and owned by Crossed Sabres Farm LLC
SPIRITED BEAUTY by STAR GUITAR adds another stakes placing 01/08/2023
Multiple stakes placed SPIRITED BEAUTY had to settle for 2nd in the S Bob F. Wright Memorial S. racing 6 furlongs at the Fair Grounds. She rushed up early after a slightly flat-footed start and dueled throughout, but had to settle for the place. She has 6 on the board stakes placings under her belt plus 5 wins. The 5-year-old mare is trained by Jose M. Camejo for owner/breeder Brittlyn Stable, Inc
2 winners for STAR GUITAR 01/06/2023
RUNNINGINTHEMONEY took a bump at the start but still got right to the lead and stayed there to clear the field for his second win. He raced a mile at the Fair Grounds in his first allowance condition. Lifetime Record: 10-2-0-3, $75,690. O/B-Ray Whitley (LA); T-Alfonso Balderas.
At Gulfstream, NY Bred LITA broke her maiden in her second start sprinting 5 furlongs on the all-weather track in a MOC. She raced wide and off the pace initially then went still wider and cleared for the win by 1/2, She is trained by Steve Klesaris for owners Hibiscus Stables LLC and Big Toe Stables LLC. LITA was bred by Jerry Bilinski, DVM, Roddy Valente & Dr. Rick Alfred
Quiet American-Minit Towinit,by Malagra
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