News October  26, 2021

2020 LQHBA Breeders' Derby(RG3) Preview- Episode 1(VIDEO)

Lifeinthefastlanes will look to pickup her third stakes victory this season if she can win the $276,825 LQHBA Breeders'Derby(RG3) Saturday at Evangeline Downs.

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OPELOUSAS, LA—DECEMBER 19, 2020— continues its webcast coverage of the 2020 Louisiana Million Weekend on and on Facebook.

StallioneSearch is in Opelousas, Louisiana for the 2020 running of the $1-Million event, as well as the $276,825 LQHBA Breeders' Derby coverage.

On this episode,'s Greg Thompson talks with champion trainer Kenny Roberts about the fastest qualifier, Lifeinthefastlanes, going into Saturday's $276,825 LQHBA Breeders'Derby(RG3).

Racing for owners Michael Leblanc and Jason Richards, the daughter of Jess Louisiana Blue brings a perfect 5-for-5 sophomore record into the final that includes wins in the Vinton Stakes and Delta Downs Louisiana Bred Derby(RG).

CLICK HERE to watch: LQHBA Breeders' Derby(RG3) Preview- Episode 1.

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Coverage of the 2020 Louisiana Million Weekend at Evangeline Downs is co-sponsored on by two sires standing at the Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction, Mr Piloto and The Louisiana Cartel, as well as the thoroughbred sire Imperial Hint.

Mr Piloto is by Mr Jess Perry, and is the winner of the 2010 All American Futurity(G1). The millionaire produced a stakes winner in his first crop to race, and has gone on to sire such runners as LQHBA Louisiana Million Futurity(G1) winner Mpshinning, and the multiple Grade 1 placed Ed O.

The Louisiana Cartel was the leading 2nd crop sire of earners of 2016, and is currently in the top-20 of sire list of earners for 2020. The son of Corona Cartel, The Louisiana Cartel has produced such runners as All American Derby(G1) winner Ec Jet One, and the G1 winning Mi Amor Secreto.

Thoroughbred stallion Imperial Hint enters stud duty in 2021 in Louisiana, with semen available to Quarter Horse mares through the Louisiana Center For Equine Reproduction in Opelousas. Imperial Hint is the track-record holder for 6 furlongs at the historic Saratoga Racecourse in 1:07.92. Imperial Hint is a four-time G1 winner and earned $2,209,055.

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