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Tuesday, February 21 2012

El Padrino Faces Jones Duo, Eight Others in Saturday’s Grade II Risen Star

NEW ORLEANS (Monday, February 20, 2012) – Let’s Go Stable’s El Padrino, who closed out in the opening Kentucky Derby Future Pool this year at 16-1, has been installed as the 2-1 morning line favorite in Saturday’s Grade II Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds.

As Fair Grounds’ designed prep for the $1 million Louisiana Derby on April 1, the $300,000 Risen Star is the centerpiece race on Saturday’s six-stakes race program worth $885,000 and billed as Louisiana Derby Preview Day Presented by Lamarque Ford.

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