Arlington Park

July 29, 2016
Arlington International and Hawthorne Race Course for the second year in a row submitted a negotiated annual racing dates request to the Illinois Racing Board.
Sunday's feature, with multiple high-end allowance conditions and an $80,000 claiming option, didn’t just scrape onto the card, either: A deep field of 10 was entered, and even if late-week wet weather around Arlington persists, the race should hold ...
Mondialiste appears to have earned himself a third trip to North America with a good second-place finish last Saturday in the York Stakes. Mondialiste is one of several European horses being pointed to the Aug. 13 Arlington Million.
July 22, 2016
Surgical Strike, a close fifth last out in the $1.25 million Belmont Derby Invitational, is likely to make his next start in the Grade 1 Secretariat on the Aug. 13 Arlington Million card, trainer Ben Colebrook said.
Modesty Stakes winner Faufiler is a likely runner in the Beverly D. Stakes on Aug. 13 at Arlington, trainer Graham Motion said Thursday.
The Pizza Man remains on course to try and win the Arlington Million for the second year in a row despite a somewhat disappointing fourth-place finish in the Stars and Stripes on July 9.
July 11, 2016
Jockey Chris Emigh was released Monday morning from Northwest Community Hospital, where he'd been since his mount in the second race on Saturday bolted through the portable inner rail on the Arlington turf course and pitched Emigh to the ground.
Trainer Larry Rivelli unveiled his second impressive 2-year-old debut winner by Shackleford at this meet when Wellabled romped to victory in the first race on Saturday.
Three of the four winners of the Million Preview Day stakes on Saturday are likely to return to Arlington for corresponding races on Arlington Million Day, Aug. 13.
July 09, 2016
One Mean Man, trainer Bernie Flint said, came out of the Arlington Classic, in which he took a head loss to Surgical Strike, thinking he had won the race. Saturday, the colt left no doubt about who was best in the Grade 3, $125,000 American Derby, ...