Michael Burns
Southern Ring, under Eurico Da Silva, wins the Whimsical Stakes by a length.
On a track favoring inside speed, the favored Southern Ring went straight to the lead and never looked back to take the Grade 3, $147,250 Whimsical Stakes at Woodbine on Sunday.Full Story >>
TODAY April 23, 2017
DRF handicapper Ron Gierkink provides a list of horses to watch at Woodbine.
YESTERDAY April 22, 2017
The aptly named Lokinforpursemonee came charging on the outside from far back to post a 14-1 upset in Saturday’s $115,800 Woodstock Stakes at Woodbine on Saturday.
April 21, 2017
Pink Lloyd recorded his first career stakes victory and won Woodbine's first stakes race of the season in last Saturday's Jacques Cartier Stakes, and looks on track to make his next start May 6 in the $125,000 New Providence Stakes for Ontario-sired ...
Caren, the newly minted Canadian Horse of the Year, will make her 4-year-old debut Sunday on Woodbine's Tapeta in the Grade 3, $125,000 Whimsical Stakes for older fillies and mares over six furlongs with a strong field of eight.
April 20, 2017
Fresh off a successful winter campaign in Florida, Uncle B should be prominent in Saturday's $100,000 Woodstock Stakes, a six-furlong test for 3-year-olds at Woodbine.
April 19, 2017
Stakes winner Sparkles' Girl returns from a seven-month layoff in a good spot in Friday's Woodbine headliner, and she might not even be favored in this 5 1/2-furlong Ontario-sired allowance.
April 17, 2017
Ron Gierkink's horses to watch at Woodbine for the week of April 17.
April 16, 2017
Delaware-based R Naja ($19.50) put away a rival up front and kept on going to land her first stakes victory in the $102,200 Star Shoot at Woodbine on Sunday.
April 15, 2017
Pink Lloyd ($10.60) beat an accomplished field while notching his first stakes victory in Saturday’s $113,000 Jacques Cartier, the opening-day feature of the Woodbine meet.
October 14, 2016
John Gosden, who has two Epsom Derbies, an Arlington Million, a Breeders' Cup Classic, and an Arc de Triomphe to his credit, has yet to make a mark in either the Canadian International or E.P. Taylor. While this does not keep him up nights pacing the ...