Track information and stakes schedule for the 2013 Woodbine Spring thoroughbred meet, which starts Saturday, April 20, highlighted by the 154th $1 million edition of the Queen's Plate, the first jewel in Canada's Triple Crown of Racing, on Sunday, July 7.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY April 18, 2014
Go Greeley and Jose Sea View could be considered rivals even though they’ve never met on the track. Go Greeley edged out Jose Sea View by one point in the Sovereign Award voting for last year’s Canadian champion 2-year-old male, and they will finally ...
Mike DePaulo led all trainers after opening weekend, with three scores from six starters. All three of his winners wintered in Ontario, including Bears Grace, who shrugged off a challenger on the lead and then held off Angel With Class in the stretch ...
April 17, 2014
Mike DePaulo led all trainers after opening weekend, with three wins from six starts.
Jockey Patrick Husbands, who missed about half of the 2013 meet after breaking his leg and ankle in a spill in May, seemed to be back on top of his game late in the fall. However, he said his foot was causing him some discomfort because he rushed back ...
Zensational Bunny, who recently returned to Woodbine racing fit after a lackluster winter campaign, should be prominent in Saturday’s $125,000 Star Shoot Stakes, a six-furlong sprint for 3-year-old fillies.
April 16, 2014
Former Canadian champion Pender Harbour will launch his 6-year-old campaign Friday at Woodbine in the featured $74,500 allowance, a seven-furlong sprint for nonwinners of $60,000 since Aug. 18.
April 14, 2014
One notable absence from the Jacques Cartier Stakes on Sunday was Canada’s champion male sprinter of 2013, Phil’s Dream. While the Jacques Cartier appeared to be a logical starting point for Phil’s Dream’s 2014 campaign, owner and trainer Paul ...
Laurie Silvera hit a milestone during Sunday’s card at Woodbine when he recorded his 1,000th career training victory in the seventh race, an optional claimer open to Ontario-sired horses.
Horses who wintered in Ontario held their own during Woodbine’s opening weekend, but winter-raced horses swept the top four positions in the only stakes race of the weekend, Sunday’s $125,000 Jacques Cartier Stakes.
April 13, 2014
Dan the Tin Man dug in late to take the $131,250 Jacques Cartier Stakes over another gelding who saved ground until the stretch, Victory Exchange.