Fair Grounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Blvd.
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70119


Date: January 10, 09
Purse: $75,000
Grade: 2
Distance: 8.5 Furlongs
Age: Four Year Olds and Up
Turf: Dirt

The Louisiana Handicap is an American horseracing event that is raced each year at a distance of eight and a five furlongs on the dirt track of Fair Grounds Race Course. This horseracing event is restricted to thoroughbred horses with an age group four and up. This race carries a purse of $75,000.

Louisiana Handicap Winners
Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2008 Pyro Steve Asmussen Shaun Bridgmohan Winchell Thoroughbreds 1:44.44
2007 Circular Quay John Velazquez 1:43.01
2006 No Race
2005 High Limit 1:42.74
2004 Wimbledon 1:42.71
2003 Peace Rules 1:42.67
2002 Repent 1:43.86
2001 Fifty Stars 1:44.76
2000 Mighty 1:43.29
1999 Kimberlite Pipe 1:43.56
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