Michael Burns
Final Copy wins the Toronto Cup last month to give him three straight wins on the Woodbine turf.
Trainer Roger Attfield has won the $400,000 Breeders' Stakes, the third leg of the Canadian Triple Crown, a record nine times and has three horses in Sunday's edition of the 1 1/2-mile turf route at Woodbine.Full Story >>
August 11, 2017
Melmich will look to go 3 for 3 this year in Sunday's Grade 3, $125,000 Seagram Cup Stakes at Woodbine. Melmich has six opponents in the Seagram Cup, for 3-year olds and upward over 1 1/16 miles on Tapeta.
August 10, 2017
Woodbine's top sprinter, Pink Lloyd, will try to extend his remarkable streak to five consecutive stakes wins in Saturday's $125,000 Shepperton, a 6 1/2-furlong tilt for Ontario-sired runners.
Prominent owner and breeder Eugene Melnyk was among the five inductees on the Thoroughbred side at the 2017 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Wednesday night at the Mississauga Convention Center in suburban Toronto.
August 06, 2017
The aptly named 2-1 favorite Summer Sunday beat a sharp first-timer, Rosemere, in Sunday’s $125,000 Nandi Stakes, a 5 1/2-furlong dash for Ontario-sired 2-year-old fillies at Woodbine.
August 05, 2017
Be Vewy Vewy Quiet was a punctual choice under Sheena Ryan in Saturday’s $125,000 Clarendon Stakes at Woodbine, while remaining unbeaten in two starts for trainer Robert Tiller.
August 04, 2017
Dragon Bay could run in the Grade 2, $175,000 Sky Classic Stakes over 1 3/8 miles on the turf Aug. 20, along with a potential start in the Grade 1, $300,000 Northern Dancer Turf Stakes on Sept. 16.
Seeking Albert will be pointed to the third and final jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown, the $400,000 Breeders' Stakes over 1 1/2 miles on turf at Woodbine on Aug. 20.
Trainer Bob Tiller said Pink Lloyd, the 5-year-old son of Old Forester, will remain at Woodbine for his next start against restricted company in the $125,000 Shepperton Stakes for Ontario-sired 3-year-olds and up Aug. 12.
August 02, 2017
Listenlindalisten led all the way in Wednesday’s $125,000 Passing Mood Stakes at Woodbine, outrunning Fresh Princess and the troubled favorite Silent Sonet on the Tapeta.
July 31, 2017
Cool Catomine gave trainer John Ross his first career victory in the Prince of Wales Stakes on dirt at Fort Erie Race Track on July 25. Evidently the addition of blinkers following the colt's seventh-place finish in a maiden race over 1 1/16 miles on ...