11 Thoroughbreads Run for $400K Super Derby Purse Sat., Sept. 6th at La. Downs


The official 11 thoroughbreds running in this year’s 35th Annual Super Derby at Louisiana Downs were announced today in the Sky Room in Bossier City, Louisiana.

Many luminaries were on hand, including Mayor of Bossier City, Lorenz “Lo” Walker, State Representatives Henry Burns and Barbara Norton, along with former State Rep. Billy Wayne Montgomery.

Ed Walsh, VP for Media & Advertising for Caesar’s Entertainment at La. Downs emceed the event, as new Downs Track Announcer Rick MocklinĀ  gave the morning-line odds for horses in their post positions.

Afterwards, Mocklin took 3 minutes with Tom Pace to give his best analysis of their year’s field for the 11th race for the Super Derby scheduled to go off at 5:12pm Saturday, September 6th.