Hold on to your britches, Stidham fans – this could be a great weekend for the barn!
That’s because stable superstar Proxy returns to big race action in the richly endowed G2 New Orleans Classic Stakes at Fair Grounds, over 1 and 1/8th miles.
A potential Kentucky Derby hopeful early last year, Proxy returned to action after nearly ten months off at Fair Grounds last month, winning impressively under Brian Hernandez.
Proxy faces five other competitors in tomorrow’s $500,000 New Orleans Classic, with Hernandez back once again in the driving seat. Together, they’re a 5-2 shot on the Morning Line.
And here’s the other stable entry this weekend:
My Brother Patrick – Race 2, Maiden Special Weight