Delta Downs Adds Extra Day Of Racing Tuesday
According to the official racing scheduled posted for Delta Downs Racetrack in Vinton, the thoroughbred racing meet was supposed to end with Saturday night's card. Officials at the track have announced that there will be an extra day of racing added to the racing calendar to make up for days missed because of weather.
Delta Downs will feature live racing at the track Tuesday, March 12th. The post time for the event will be 1:10 Louisiana time. There will be 10 races on the card. Wagering on the live card will be available at the track and at simulcast outlets throughout the country.
Meanwhile, in Saturday night's final stakes race at the Vinton track, Mocito Rojo under jockey Filemon Rodriguez captured the $60,3000 Owners Appreciation Cup for 3-year-olds and up competing at one mile.
The Quarter Horse racing season at Delta Downs is scheduled to being on April 19th.