TODAY May 06, 2016
Preparations for Woodbine’s clockwise turf racing began this week, as the dirt training track was open for a clockwise training session Tuesday.
Bear’sway started his 3-year-old season with an impressive victory in the $100,000 Wando Stakes on April 24 at Woodbine and will be pointed to next Saturday’s Grade 3 Marine Stakes, trainer Reade Baker said.
Canadian champion Academic will make her 4-year old debut in Sunday's Grade 3, $150,000 Hendrie Stakes for older fillies and mares going 6 1/2 furlongs on Woodbine's Tapeta.
Trainer Mike Doyle said he would target the $150,000 Fury Stakes over seven furlongs for Canadian-bred 3-year old fillies on May 22 for Crumlin Spirit's next start, but added he will keep his eye open for a race going two turns.
YESTERDAY May 05, 2016
It will be take two in Saturday's Grade 3, $150,000 Vigil Stakes for Canada's reigning champion male sprinter, Stacked Deck, who should be favored in the seven-furlong test at Woodbine.
May 04, 2016
Hot Kiss will take a three-race win streak into her 4-year-old debut on Friday at Woodbine in a second-level $62,500 optional-claiming route.
May 02, 2016
Regent n’Flashy, the dam of 2010 Queen’s Plate winner and Canadian champion Big Red Mike, has died, according to an announcement by owner Dom Romero’s Terra Farms.
Gierkink: Woodbine horses to watch for week of May 2
May 01, 2016
Crumlin Spirit wore down the 1-2 favorite, Caren, in the final furlong to take the $125,000 Lady Angela Stakes under David Moran at Woodbine on Sunday.
April 29, 2016
Caren was dominant against restricted company as a 2-year old in 2015, and will make her local 3-year old debut in Sunday's $125,000 Lady Angela Stakes at Woodbine.