Laurel Park

Jim McCue, Maryland Jockey Club
Feargal Lynch collects his third stakes win of the card aboard Ascend in the Henry Clark.
Trevor McCarthy won the most races at Laurel Park last week but Feargal Lynch won the right races.Full Story >>
April 22, 2017
Saturday at Laurel Park, trainer Graham Motion won both $75,000 turf stakes on the program. Ascend, who had not raced since Oct. 19, came with a flying finish in the lane to rally from last and win the Henry S. Clark Stakes. Earlier on the program, ...
Twisted Tom splashed his way to a 2 1/4-length victory in Saturday’s $125,000 Federico Tesio Stakes at Laurel Park. It was his third consecutive victory and second in a stakes race.
Lights of Medina, under Feargal Lynch, ran by the pacesetting Forever Liesl inside the sixteenth pole to win Saturday’s $125,000 Weber City Miss Stakes for 3-year-old fillies by two lengths at Laurel Park. The Weber Miss is designated by the Maryland ...
April 12, 2017
A year ago this Saturday, apprentice rider Ashley Castrenze won at Tampa Bay Downs with her first mount. On Friday, in the seventh race at Laurel Park, she will restart her career following a six-month injury-related layoff.
April 05, 2017
King Leatherbury won with an 11-year-old last Saturday at Laurel Park. He hopes to win with another one in the not-too-distant future.
March 29, 2017
El Areeb and the older stakes mare Winter concluded an extended gallop with a half-mile breeze Wednesday at Laurel Park as trainer Cal Lynch continues to point him to the Grade 2 Wood Memorial at Aqueduct on April 8.
April 06, 2016
I knew the trainer of Tide Is High specialized in winning races with horses off long layoffs. What I didn't know is if the trainer himself could win Saturday at Laurel after an 8 1/2-year-layoff. The bettors had no doubts. They had not forgotten about ...
September 23, 2015
Everybody knew Ray Tannahill at the Maryland tracks. His opinion was revered by a wide group of his friends. A group of us are going to gather at Laurel this weekend to make some bets in Ray’s memory and tell Ray stories. He passed away last week.
February 06, 2015
As Gulfstream Park was experiencing the most successful year in its history, handling $1.2 billion in wagers during 2014, its parent company gave track president Tim Ritvo an additional task. It asked him to revive Thoroughbred racing in Maryland.
July 17, 2013
Track information and stakes schedule for the 2013 Laurel Park meet, which starts Thursday, Sept. 19, highlighted by Jim McKay Maryland Million Day on Saturday, Oct. 19.