Parx Racing

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2015 Parx Racing meet.Full Story >>
October 19, 2016
Ramon Preciado, the Parx-based trainer who is embroiled in a complicated case involving multiple violations for the regulated medication clenbuterol, had another horse test positive for the medication in July, according to a stewards' ruling from the ...
October 12, 2016
Favorite Tale was scratched out of a $90,000 no-conditions allowance sprint at Parx Racing last Saturday due to a foot abscess, according to trainer Lupe Preciado. Favorite Tale was going to use the race as a prep for the Breeders' Cup Sprint.
October 08, 2016
Penn National-based trainer Bernie Houghton brought two horses to run in Saturday’s $100,000 Plum Pretty Stakes at Parx Racing. The most prominent was 5-year-old Bound, who won last year’s Plum Pretty and captured the $121,000 Northern Fling at Presque ...
September 28, 2016
The second annual Fall Festival of Racing at Parx begins Saturday. Overnight purses during the festival will be increased by 50 percent and average between $450,000 and $470,000 a day, according to Sam Elliott, the track's director of racing.
September 26, 2016
Songbird, who remained unbeaten with an authoritative victory in the Grade 1, $1 million Cotillion at Parx on Saturday, was scheduled to be flown back to Southern California on Wednesday to begin preparing for the $2 million Breeders' Cup Distaff at ...
September 25, 2016
Connect's victory in the Grade 2 Pennsylvania Derby on Saturday not only further confuses the 3-year-old male divisional rankings, it poses trainer Chad Brown with a tricky decision regarding where to run him next.
It says much about Songbird that the words “brilliant” and “dominant” haven’t been able to do her real justice for quite some time if you want to accurately describe her qualities as a race horse, and her position vis a vis her contemporaries. For ...
September 24, 2016
Connect, given a ground-saving ride in the 1 1/8-mile Pennsylvania Derby by Javier Castellano, held off Gun Runner through the final furlong to win by a half-length Saturday at Parx Racing.
You couldn’t wipe the smile off jockey Mike Smith’s face. It wasn’t just that Songbird won Saturday’s Grade 1, $1 million Cotillion at Parx Racing, it was how she did it.
Noholdingback Bear ran into traffic entering the far turn of the Grade 3 Gallant Bob Stakes at Parx Racing on Saturday, but jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva kept cool, regrouped, and then rallied in the stretch to score by 1 1/4 lengths in the six-furlong ...