Sam Houston Race Park

Sam Houston handled $2,534,779 from all sources on its 10-race Houston Ladies Classic/Connally Turf Cup program last Sunday, with record handle on the Connally.Full Story >>
January 31, 2018
It's not every day an 8-year-old gets claimed for $80,000. But then, Hogy is not your typical 8-year-old. “He's got the legs of a 3-year-old,” said trainer Mike Maker.
January 28, 2018
Bigger Picture became a millionaire on Sunday when he won the Grade 3, $200,000 John B. Connally Turf Cup for the second year in a row at Sam Houston Race Park. He closed with good energy for a one-length victory over Some in Tieme, while it was ...
A day after winning the world’s richest race, the $16 million Pegasus World Cup, with Gun Runner, jockey Florent Geroux swept into Texas on Sunday and won the state’s richest race for Thoroughbreds when 17-1 shot Tiger Moth upset the Grade 3, $400,000 ...
Jockey Lindey Wade had a stakes double Saturday night at Sam Houston when he guided Zippit E to a repeat win in the $50,000 Yellow Rose and Mav Master to victory in the $50,000 Richard King.
January 24, 2018
Sandy's Surprise will be out to rack up a second stakes win in the Southwest when she invades for the Grade 3, $400,000 Houston Ladies Classic on Sunday at Sam Houston Race Park. The Southern California-based runner shipped to New Mexico last November ...
January 17, 2018
Sam Houston Race Park opens Friday night with the track's biggest program of the season on the immediate horizon.
December 01, 2017
Trainer Larry Jones has won two runnings of the richest Thoroughbred stakes in Texas, the $400,000 Houston Ladies Classic at Sam Houston, and could be chasing a third victory come Jan. 28.
October 30, 2017
Sam Houston has posted its stakes calendar for 2018, and the Grade 3, $400,000 Houston Ladies Classic is scheduled to anchor a card of six stakes worth a total of $825,000 on Jan. 28. The 1 1/16-mile race is for fillies and mares.