Louisiana Breds Eden Grey’s Kitten, Budro Talking Take Open Stakes on Super Derby Day at Louisiana Downs

 

Eden Grey's Kitten_9-9-T
Eden Grey’s Kitten (left) with jockey Gerard Melancon aboard wins the Need For Speed at LAD Stakes at Louisiana Downs. Hodges Photography / Lou Hodges, Jr.

Need For Speed Stakes
Louisiana Downs, 9-9-17, @5.5 furlongs (turf), $50,000

EDEN GREY’S KITTEN
Kitten’s Joy–Steaming Home
Breeder: Danny M. Brown & Donna B. Brown (LA)
Owner: Whispering Oaks Farm LLC
Trainer: Steven B. Flint
Jockey: Gerard Melancon

2nd
Wings Locked Up
Munnings–Sixteen Spices
Breeder: Avalon Farms, Inc. (OK)
Owner: Sad Sac Racing
Trainer: Clinton C. Stuart
Jockey: Glenn W. Corbett

3rd
Sir Genghis
Tale of the Cat–Staria
Breeder: Randel Stutes (LA)
Owner: Gillian and Kirk L. Harris
Trainer: Kirk Harris
Jockey: Kerwin D. Clark

 

Budro Talking
Budro Talking with jockey Diego Saenz aboard wins the Sunday Silence Stakes at Louisiana Downs. Hodges Photography / Lou Hodges, Jr.

Sunday Silence Stakes
Louisiana Downs, 9-9-17, 8 furlongs (turf), $60,000

BUDRO TALKING
Tale of Ekati–American Placed
Breeder: J. Adcock & Hume Wornall (LA)
Owner: Jerry Durant
Trainer: Danny Pish
Jockey: Diego Saenz

2nd
High Providence
Wrote (IRE)–Gonna
Breeder: Nina Theodora Camperlengo (FL)
Owner: Run For The Cross LLC
Trainer: Jason H. Meaux
Jockey: Emanuel Nieves

3rd
Sitting Bull
Artie Schiller–Smoldering Beauty
Breeder: Clarence Scharbauer III (TX)
Owner: Douglas Scharbauer
Trainer: W. Bret Calhoun
Jockey: Gerardo Mora