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Louisiana Champions Day

Quarter Horse stakes are featured Saturday at Fair Grounds.

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Myron McKinnon’s DLJ Imma B Famous, a 6-year-old son of Coronas Leaving You, drew post 9 for Saturday’s 440-yard, $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Classic Stakes (RG2) at Fair Grounds Racecourse in New Orleans.

Trained by Alberto Solis, DLJ Imma B Famous has earned $67,080 from five starts this year, and his season resume includes a 2 1/4-length victory as the 3-1 favorite in the 440-yard, $40,000 Mid-City Stakes (RG3) at Fair Grounds on September 7.

Ricardo Hernandez Jr. will ride DLJ Imma B Famous.

The complete lineup, in post position order including jockey assignments:
Shesa Diamond Diva (Eddie Sanchez)
Lightemupwithcharm (Luis Vivanco)
Chloes Got Game (Leonardo Rodriguez)
Force Of Anakin (John Hamilton)
Fabulously Black (Donald Watson)
A Nother Zoobilee (Jose A. Rodriguez)
No Politics Here (Noe Castaneda)
Dashing Forthe Money (Everardo Rodriguez)
DLJ Imma B Famous (Ricardo Hernandez Jr.)
My Favorite Blue (Raul Ramirez Jr.)
Razzatoni (Cristian Esqueda)

Also on Saturday, Runaway Second Down heads a field of 12 state-bred 2-year-olds entered in the 350-yard, $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Juvenile Stakes (RG2). Trained by Robi Meche for owners Eulalio Argote and Victor Alvarado, the gray son of Sir Runaway Dash has banked $368,526 from seven outs, and his three wins include a head victory in the 350-yard, $700,293 Lee Berwick Futurity (RG1) at Delta Downs on July 6. The gelding drew post 11 and will be ridden by Raul Ramirez Jr.

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