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Firecracker Derby Recap (VIDEO): Episode 3

The winning connections of Mega Hero in the Delta Downs winner's circle following Friday night's Firecracker Derby final.

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VINTON, LA—July 1, 2017— continues webcast coverage of the $274,325 Firecracker Futurity(G2) and $172,580 Firecracker Derby weekend with the release of episode 1 on

CLICK HERE to watch episode 3, the Firecracker Derby Recap.

On this episode,;s Greg Thompson was on hand at Delta Downs to capture the running of the 2017 Firecracker Derby and interview with the winning connections.

Coverage of the Firecracker Futurity(G2) and Derby weekend is sponsored in its entirety by the Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders' Association.

The leading Quarter Horse state-bred association in the country, Louisiana offers $21 million in purses for state-breds and LQHBA paid out more than $4.4 million in breeders' awards and $500,000 in stallion awards last year.

Accredited LA-Bred juveniles enjoy the opportunity to run in six state-bred futurities each year offering more than $2.8 million in purse money including the $1 million dollar Louisiana Million Futurity at Evangeline Downs in December.

For additional information visit the association's website at

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