YESTERDAY August 27, 2014
Owner/trainer John Ross won last year’s Muskoka Stakes for 2-year-old fillies by disqualification with future Queen’s Plate winner Lexie Lou. He won this year’s edition of the Muskoka outright on Wednesday night at Woodbine with Brooklynsway, who ...
Silent Star and Strut the Course will renew their new rivalry Friday at Woodbine in the featured third race, a second-level optional claimer for fillies and mares, scheduled for 1 1/16 miles on the grass.
August 26, 2014
Six stakes for graduates of local Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society yearling sales will be staged on an appealing eight-race card.
August 25, 2014
Millionaire Pender Harbour, a 2009 CTHS yearling sale graduate, appears to have found a nice spot in the $125,000 Elgin Stakes on Wednesday as part of Canadian Millions Sales Stakes Day at Woodbine.
August 24, 2014
Reigning Canadian champion 3-year-old filly Leigh Court made a triumphant return to competition in Sunday’s Grade 3, $155,600 Seaway Stakes at Woodbine.
August 23, 2014
Can Youcan’tcatchme win the Grade 3 Seaway Stakes for the second year in a row, or is the reigning Canadian champion female sprinter past her prime?
The favored Speed Seeker overcame a troubled journey to capture the $169,000 Ontario Colleen Stakes impressively under Luis Contreras at Woodbine on Saturday.
August 22, 2014
Conquest Tsunami, the most dominant 2-year-old at Woodbine this year, will experiment on turf in the second race Saturday, the seven-furlong allowance prep for next month’s Grade 2 Summer Stakes
Canada’s 2013 champion 3-year-old filly, Leigh Court, will return to action for the first time since she finished fourth in the Grade 1 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup at Keeneland last October in Sunday’s Grade 3, $150,000 Seaway Stakes at Woodbine.
August 21, 2014
The seven-furlong allowance prep for the Grade 2 Natalma Stakes, a one-mile test for 2-year-old fillies here Sept. 13, seems wide-open. Unhindered (2-1) looms a vulnerable favorite while competing on short rest and moving out to a distance that may be ...