September 20, 2016
Gierkink: Woodbine horses to watch for week of Sept. 19
September 19, 2016
Tepin came out of her half-length win Saturday in the Grade 1 Woodbine Mile a little tired but in good condition and was headed by van Monday to Saratoga, where she will be stabled briefly before shipping to Keeneland, trainer Mark Casse said.
Shakhimat, who won the Grade 3 Transylvania Stakes at Keeneland in spring, will miss the rest of the 2016 season, trainer Roger Attfield said. Shakhimat has not raced since finishing fifth in the July 3 Queen's Plate.
After running third in the Grade 1 King's Bishop Stakes at Saratoga on Aug. 27, Noholdingback Bear is being pointed to the Breeders' Cup Sprint at Santa Anita on Nov. 5.
Caren completed Canada's triple tiara series with back-to-back wins in the Bison City Stakes and Wonder Where Stakes and will be looking to win her third straight race in Saturday's Grade 3, $150,000 Ontario Colleen Stakes.
September 18, 2016
Victory to Victory punched her ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf with a determined come-from-behind score under Florent Geroux in the Grade 1 Natalma Stakes at Woodbine on Sunday.
The Bill Mott-trained shipper The Good Samaritan mowed down the favored Conquest Farenheit in the stretch to win the Grade 2, $206,400 Summer Stakes impressively under Joel Rosario at Woodbine on Sunday.
September 17, 2016
he incomparable Tepin beat the boys again in Saturday’s Grade 1, $1 million Woodbine Mile, holding off 23-1 shot Tower of Texas under Julien Leparoux to win the 20th running of the Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In qualifier.
A rejuvenated The Pizza Man got up in the final strides to take the Grade 1, $301,800 Northern Dancer Turf on the Woodbine Mile undercard Saturday.
The Chad Brown-trained runners Rainha Da Bateria and even-money favorite Dacita ran one-two while a nose apart in the $303,000 Canadian Stakes on the Woodbine Mile undercard Saturday at Woodbine.