Delta Downs Schedules Two Nights of Training Races

The schooling races will be held under the lights on April 4-5.

Edited press release

Delta Downs will this week conduct two nights of 220-yard training races for 2-year-olds.

Delta Downs will conduct a total of 23 220-yard training races on April 4 and 5.

A total of 77 2-year-old fillies will compete in 12 schooling races on April 4, followed by 67 colts and geldings in 11 training dashes on April 5. Featured will be horses paid up and eligible to race in this year's Louisiana QHBA Lassie (RG2), Louisiana QHBA Laddie (RG2), and Old South futurities.

Delta Downs will live stream the training races on its website, www.deltadownsracing.com. To view the races online, click on the "At The Wire" link on the homepage, and then click on the "Live Racing and Replays" tab.

Delta Downs will open its 46-date American Quarter Horse season on April 20. The meet will offer live racing on a Wednesday-through-Saturday schedule through July 7.

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