Friday, August 18, 2017
TORONTO, August 17 – Trainer Kevin Attard could be in store for a big weekend of stakes action,...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
TORONTO, August 16 – A winner in the first leg of Woodbine Racetrack’s inaugural Turf Endurance Series, Entwistle will be aiming to keep his lead in the point standings as the series continues this Saturday, Aug. 19.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
TORONTO, August 16 – Conrad Farms’ popular three-year-old filly Listenlindalisten earned her second successive stakes title on Wednesday evening at Woodbine Racetrack with a front-striding effort in the $125,000 Eternal Search.
Sunday, August 13, 2017
TORONTO, August 13 – It took a photo finish to decide the winner, but Melmich and jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva defeated two-time Sovereign Award winner Are You Kidding Me by a nose in the $125,000 Seagram Cup (Gr. 3) for horses three years old and up on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.
Saturday, August 12, 2017
TORONTO, August 12 – Woodbine Racetrack’s top sprinter Pink Lloyd extended his win streak to five in Saturday’s featured $125,000 Shepperton Stakes for Ontario-sired three-year-olds and up.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
TORONTO, August 5 – Even-money favourite Be Vewy Vewy Quiet and jockey Sheena Ryan were victorious...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
TORONTO, August 6 – The timing couldn’t have been more perfect for Summer Sunday to pick up her...
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Don’t miss your chance to be part of the celebration on August 9th at the Canadian Horse Racing...
Sunday, July 30, 2017
TORONTO, July 30 – Favourite Niigon’s Eclipse took the lead in the stretch and held off a pair of rivals by a neck to win the $125,000 Victoriana Stakes for Ontario-sired fillies and mares three years old and up contested on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine.
Sunday, July 30, 2017
TORONTO, July 30 – Jockey Luis Contreras wrapped up a successful month of racing as he rode Inflexibility to victory in the $225,000 Wonder Where Stakes for Canadian-bred sophomore fillies on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.
Saturday, July 29, 2017
TORONTO, July 29 - Jennifer Lynnette and jockey Patrick Husbands tracked down Kasuga in a thrilling photo finish to win Saturday’s co-featured $125,000 Royal North Grade 3 Stakes for fillies and mares three years old and up on the turf at Woodbine.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
TORONTO, ON, July 26 – Tickets for the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Ceremony and Gala Fundraising Dinner taking place Wednesday, August 9th are selling quickly.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Ontario Racing’s Executive Director, Rob Cook, has announced his resignation from the association, effective August 7, 2017.
Sunday, July 23, 2017
TORONTO, July 23 – Final Copy delivered Hall of Fame conditioner Roger Attfield his first Toronto Cup Stakes, winning the $119,400 co-feature, Sunday at Woodbine.
Sunday, July 23, 2017
TORONTO, July 23 – Glamanation broke her maiden in style, taking Sunday's co-featured $125,000 Shady Well Stakes, at Woodbine.
Saturday, July 22, 2017
TORONTO, July 22 – Ami’s Mesa rallied impressively down the lane to win Saturday’s Grade 3 $146,150 Ontario Matron Stakes, at Woodbine.
Friday, July 21, 2017
FORT ERIE, July 21 – Fort Erie Race Track will host seven of the finest Canadian-bred three-year-old horses on Tuesday, July 25, as they compete for the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes. The race is the 2nd Jewel in the Canadian Triple Crown, and Fort Erie Race Track’s signature event.
Monday, July 17, 2017
TORONTO, ON, July 17 – Preparations are well underway for the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Ceremony and Gala Fundraising Dinner on August 9th. The menu has been chosen, the rings and awards will arrive any day and the auction committee is hard at work gathering a wonderful collection of items for guests to bid on as part of the live and silent auction.
Monday, July 17, 2017
TORONTO, July 16 – Pink Lloyd, under regular rider Eurico Rosa da Silva, earned his fourth...
Friday, July 14, 2017
To support Ontario Racing’s responsibilities for the management and administration of the Horse Improvement Program (HIP), OR is undertaking a comprehensive HIP review. OR has engaged two firms to work jointly on the HIP review – Economic Research Ltd. (ERL) and Strategic Equine Inc.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
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Monday, July 10, 2017
TORONTO, July 8 - Blueblood, confidently piloted by Patrick Husbands, wore down a stubborn rival...
Sunday, July 2, 2017
TORONTO, July 2 - Holy Helena, an impressive winner of the 1 1/8 mile Woodbine Oaks, presented by Budweiser, in just her third career start, was even better when facing males for the first time in Sunday’s $1-million Queen’s Plate.
Saturday, July 1, 2017
TORONTO, July 1 - Melmich overcame a slow pace and rallied from last to record a second straight Dominion Day Stakes victory at Woodbine on Saturday.
Friday, June 30, 2017
FIELD FOR THE 158TH RUNNING OF THE QUEEN'S PLATE POST / HORSE / JOCKEY / TRAINER / OWNER /...
Monday, June 26, 2017
TORONTO, June 25 - Katalox, taken back off the lead after breaking sharply under David Moran,...
Monday, June 26, 2017
EARLY LOOK AT THE JULY 2 QUEEN'S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (12)
Monday, June 26, 2017
EARLY LOOK AT THE JULY 2 QUEEN'S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (12)
Thursday, June 22, 2017
The 41st Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala Fundraising Dinner on August 9th promises to be an extra special evening of celebration as ten new members join the best of Canadian Horse Racing.
Sunday, June 11, 2017
TORONTO, June 11—Holy Helena, coming off an impressive maiden victory at Belmont on May 12, rallied from just off the pace for a going-away one-length victory in Sunday’s $500,000 Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser.
Sunday, June 11, 2017
TORONTO, June 11—Guy Caballero, a 20-1 longshot, rallied from last place in the field of six to score by a half-length in Sunday’s $125,000 Plate Trial Stakes at Woodbine.
Saturday, June 10, 2017
TORONTO, June 10 – Entourage Stable’s Pink Lloyd notched his third consecutive added-money score in taking Saturday's $125,000 Achievement Stakes, at Woodbine.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association and The Jockey Club of Canada are hosting an Ownership Seminar on Saturday, July 1 at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto.
Sunday, June 4, 2017
TORONTO, June 4 – Code Warrior dueled early and had more than enough left in the tank in taking Sunday's $129,050 Grade 3 Hendrie Stakes at Woodbine.
Saturday, June 3, 2017
TORONTO, June 3 – Tower of Texas had double the work to do – first, collaring the leader and then holding off a hard-charging rival – to come out on top in Saturday's $196,750 Grade 2 Connaught Cup, at Woodbine,
Thursday, June 1, 2017
Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls will headline the 158th Queen’s Plate on Sunday, July 2, while Canadian rock icons Our Lady Peace will play a live concert on Saturday, July 1 to open the inaugural 2-Day Queen’s Plate Festival at Woodbine Racetrack.
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Gary Boulanger, one of thoroughbred racing’s most respected and resilient riders, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Avelino Gomez Memorial Award.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
TORONTO, May 27 – Silver Princess, with Rafael Hernandez aboard, assumed control in mid-stretch and fended off all challengers to take Saturday’s $125,000 Lady Angela Stakes at Woodbine.
Thursday, May 25, 2017
The Ontario Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association is pleased to announce the launch of an exciting new initiative developed to promote the growth of horse racing in this province.