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Thursday, January 17, 2019
TORONTO, January 17, 2019 – The Ontario horse racing community is mourning the loss of Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, Thoroughbred builder, William (Bill) Graham, who passed away on January 15. Mr. Graham was a successful construction entrepreneur who achieved great success within Thoroughbred racing including a Sovereign Award as Canada’s outstanding breeder in 2012.

Thursday, January 17, 2019
TDN By Perry Lefko The Canadian Thoroughbred horse racing community is mourning the passing of Bill Graham, a larger than life figure in the industry as a prominent owner, breeder and builder in various capacities. He passed away Tuesday at 81-years-old following a battle with lung cancer.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019
TORONTO, January 15, 2019 – The 2018 season was a very busy and exciting year on and off the track for Woodbine Entertainment. “Reflecting back on the year that was, it’s remarkable to think of all that was accomplished and started in 2018,” said Jim Lawson, CEO of Woodbine Entertainment. “Our efforts have positioned us well to continue to tackle our challenges head on as we remain laser-focused on our sole mandate of sustaining and growing the horse racing industry in Ontario.”

Monday, December 17, 2018
William Graham and Gustav Schickedanz to be honored with the E.P. Taylor Award of Merit at the 2018 Sovereign Awards Ceremony

Monday, December 17, 2018
Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Announces Changes to Nomination and Election Committees, Updates Standardbred Driver/Trainer Category. 2019 Nominations now being accepted.

Sunday, December 16, 2018
TORONTO, December 16, 2018 – The 2018 Thoroughbred meet wrapped up with a 14-race program on Sunday afternoon.

Sunday, December 16, 2018
TORONTO, December 16, 2018 – Jockey Luis Contreras achieved a career milestone as he reined home first-time starter He’s a Macho Man on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Sunday, December 16, 2018
TORONTO, December 16, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment and the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario (HBPA) jointly announced today that they have reached an agreement in principal for a new four-year racing deal which includes an increase of $22 million including guaranteed purses and capital investment in Thoroughbred racing.

Sunday, December 09, 2018
TORONTO, December 9, 2018 – The Kevin Attard-trained seven-year-olds Pumpkin Rumble and Melmich provided an exciting finish to the 2018 stakes season at Woodbine with the former fending off the latter in the Grade 3 Valedictory on Sunday.

Sunday, December 09, 2018
TORONTO, December 9, 2018 – With another promising filly in her care, trainer Catherine Day Phillips won the $125,000 Ontario Lassie Stakes for the second consecutive year as Artilena prevailed in the 1-1/16 mile main track event co-featured on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Thursday, December 06, 2018
TORONTO, December 6, 2018 – Tickets are on sale now for the 2019 Queen’s Plate Racing Festival, which will run from Friday, June 28 to Saturday, June 29 at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, December 05, 2018
TORONTO, December 5, 2018 – No. 1 Stable’s The Boss Factor goes for his second straight score and first stakes crown, in Saturday’s $100,000 Display Stakes, at Woodbine.

Sunday, December 02, 2018
TORONTO, December 2, 2018 – Kingsport earned his third Sir Barton title on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack with an impressive performance in the $100,000 stakes feature.

Saturday, December 01, 2018
TORONTO, December 1, 2018 – Darting through along the rail, 5-1 shot Dun Drum and jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson defeated the favourites in the $100,000 Kingarvie Stakes for Ontario-sired two-year-olds on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, December 01, 2018
TORONTO, December 1, 2018 – Jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva celebrated a major sports achievement as he broke the long-standing record for most wins at a Woodbine meet on Saturday at the Toronto racetrack.

Thursday, November 29, 2018
TORONTO, November 29, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment announced today that the 160th running of the $1 million Queen’s Plate, first jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto.

Thursday, November 29, 2018
TORONTO, November 29, 2018 – Thor’s Rocket will look to keep his winning ways going for owner, breeder and trainer Paul Buttigieg, as he looks for his second consecutive added-money crown, this time in Sunday’s $100,000 Sir Barton Stakes, at Woodbine.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
TORONTO, November 28, 2018 – Bred and owned by Heste Sport Inc., My Silencer goes after his second straight stakes score in his second start when he takes on five rivals in Saturday’s $100,000 Kingarvie Stakes, at Woodbine.

Saturday, November 24, 2018
November 24, 2018, Toronto –The annual CTHS Winter Mixed Sale held at the Woodbine Sales Pavilion in Toronto where 81 horses were catalogued resulted in 54 sold for a total gross of $156,700 up from $151,700 in 2017. The average increased by 5% from $2,758 to $2,902 with the median increasing by 54% to $2,000 from $1,300 in 2017.

Thursday, November 22, 2018
TORONTO, November 22, 2018 – Trainer Mike De Paulo is hoping a couple of changes with Code Warrior add up to a walk to the winner’s circle in Sunday’s $175,000 Bessarabian Stakes (Grade 2) at Woodbine, a seven-furlong sprint that’s drawn 14 starters.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
TORONTO, November 21, 2018 — Bred and owned by Chiefswood Stable, Yorkton, who is enjoying a fruitful 2018 campaign, goes after his second added-money title of the season, this time in Saturday’s Grade 2, $175,000 Kennedy Road Stakes, at Woodbine.

Sunday, November 18, 2018
TORONTO, November 18, 2018 – Ivan Dalos’ homebred rising star Avie’s Flatter captured the 115th running of the $225,000 Coronation Futurity for Canadian-foaled two-year-olds on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, November 17, 2018
TORONTO, November 17, 2018 – G. G. Racing Stable’s two-year-old filly Preferred Guest scored a breakthrough win in the $100,000 South Ocean Stakes featured on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Friday, November 16, 2018
TORONTO, November 16, 2018 – Avie’s Flatter heads into the 115th running of $225,000 Coronation Futurity, set for Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack, in top form for owner/breeder Ivan Dalos.

Thursday, November 15, 2018
The Jockey Club of Canada is now accepting submissions for the 2018 Media Category Awards for Outstanding Writing, Photograph and Digital Audio/Visual and Broadcast

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
TORONTO, November 14, 2018 – A two-year-old daughter of Court Vision, Notice Me sets her sights on her first added-money triumph in Saturday’s $100,000 South Ocean Stakes, at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, November 10, 2018
TORONTO, November 10, 2018 – She’s the Berries didn’t have the greatest of starts, but the daughter of Badge of Silver finished with a flourish to take Saturday’s $100,000 La Prevoyante Stakes, at Woodbine.

Friday, November 09, 2018
Dear Members: It is with dismay that we advise you that the CTHS (Ontario Division) has received formal notice from Ontario Racing (OR) of termination of our Agreement to manage the Breeders Portion of the Thoroughbred Improvement Program effective January 31, 2019. Click here to view the Termination Notice.

Thursday, November 08, 2018
TORONTO, November 8, 2018 – Dancing Doll, an Ontario-bred two-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller, makes her stakes debut in Sunday’s $100,000 Glorious Song, at Woodbine.

Wednesday, November 07, 2018
TORONTO, November 7, 2018 – Trainer Andrew Smith and owner Joey Gee Thoroughbreds send out the one-two punch of Line of Vision and Stormy Summer in Saturday’s $100,000 La Prevoyante Stakes, at Woodbine.

Sunday, November 04, 2018
TORONTO, November 4, 2018—Chiefswood Stable’s homebred two-year-old filly Bold Script was a dominant winner in the 73rd running of $225,000 Princess Elizabeth Stakes on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, November 03, 2018
TORONTO, November 3, 2018—Mr Havercamp provided his connections with another thrill at the 2018 Woodbine meet, winning the $175,000 Autumn Stakes (Grade 2) on Saturday.

Friday, November 02, 2018
TORONTO, November 2, 2018 – Tiz Breathtaking headlines a field of a half-dozen two-year-old Canadian-bred fillies set to face off in the 73rd running of $225,000 Princess Elizabeth Stakes on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Thursday, November 01, 2018
TORONTO, November 1, 2018 – Gigantic Breeze and Gamble’s Ghost will set out to defend their titles in this year’s editions of the Grade 2 Autumn and Grade 3 Maple Leaf Stakes co-featured on Saturday’s 11-race program, which will have a special post time of 12:20 p.m.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
TORONTO, October 31, 2018—My Silencer was a winner right out of the gate, taking the $100,000 Frost King Stakes for two-year-olds in his career debut on Wednesday evening at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018
TORONTO, October 31, 2018 – For the past eight weeks, every night just before he nods off, William Werner envisions what it would be like to win a Breeders’ Cup race. On Friday, he’ll find out if it becomes a reality.

Sunday, October 28, 2018
TORONTO, October 28, 2018— Owner/breeder Ivan Dalos’s 2017 Breeder’s Cup runner-up Ami’s Mesa was the 5-2 favourite competing back at Woodbine for the first time this year in Sunday’s $125,000 Ontario Fashion Stakes (Grade 3), but it was his longshot that stole the show.

Saturday, October 27, 2018
TORONTO, October 27, 2018—Thor’s Rocket launched his attack in the stretch and blasted from last to first for the mild upset in the $100,000 Overskate Stakes featured on Saturday’s program at Woodbine.

Thursday, October 25, 2018
TORONTO, October 25, 2018 – Already a two-time Grade 3 stakes winner this year, Zilli Racing Stable’s Code Warrior is among a dozen distaffers set to contest this Sunday’s $125,000 Ontario Fashion Stakes (Grade 3) at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
TORONTO, October 24, 2018 – Silent Poet, a three-year-old son of Silent Name, seeks his third straight trip to the winner’s circle when he takes on eight rivals, including Pink Lloyd, Canada’s reigning Horse of the Year, in Saturday’s $100,000 Overskate Stakes, at Woodbine.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
TORONTO, October 24, 2018 - The installation of Woodbine's new inner turf course is coming down to the homestretch.

Monday, October 22, 2018
The Jockey Club today released Report of Mares Bred (RMB) statistics for the 2018 breeding season. Based on RMBs received through October 16, 2018, The Jockey Club reports that 1,214 stallions covered 30,274 mares in North America during 2018.

Sunday, October 21, 2018
TORONTO, October 21, 2018—After finishing just a head shy of victory in last year’s inaugural running of the $50,000 Grey Handicap at Woodbine, the aptly-named Gray Phantom defeated a field of fellow gray and roan coloured horses to make his second appearance in the captivating Grey Day event a winning one.

Saturday, October 20, 2018
TORONTO, October 20, 2018— Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry’s talented homebred filly Dixie Moon returned to winning form as she wore down rival Avie’s Mineshaft in the $125,000 Carotene Stakes on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Thursday, October 18, 2018
TORONTO, October 18, 2018 – Jammin Still, a two-year-old son of Take Charge Indy, will look to build off an impressive career bow, this time in Sunday’s Grade 3, $125,000 Grey Stakes, at Woodbine.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
The Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society BC Division is pleased to announce we will be having a Horses of Racing Age Sale March 16, 2019 at Hastings Racetrack. The sale will be open to all horses that are of racing age. A gallop/work preview will be held on March 9, 2019.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018
TORONTO, October 17, 2018 – Stronach Stables’ homebred three-year-old filly Zestina will look to net her third straight added-money triumph in Saturday’s $125,000 Carotene Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
TORONTO, October 14, 2018—Camp Creek, saving ground throughout under Rafael Hernandez, moved to the lead on the final turn and drew off for a 3 3/4-length victory in the 2 1/4-mile finale of Woodbine’s second annual Turf Endurance Series on Sunday.

Thursday, October 11, 2018
TORONTO, October 11, 2018—Holding Gold is back in town, hoping for firmer going in Saturday’s Grade 2 Nearctic at six furlongs on the turf course.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
TORONTO, October 10, 2018—Thundering Blue, coming off an impressive win in Sweden’s Group 3 Stockholm Cup International, heads a large and competitive field of 11 for Saturday’s Grade 1 Pattison Canadian International at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
TORONTO, October 10, 2018 – An impressive field of nine fillies and mares will go postward in the Grade 1, $500,000 E.P. Taylor Stakes, slated for Saturday on Pattison Canadian International day at Woodbine Racetrack.

Tuesday, October 09, 2018
EARLY LOOK AT THE GRADE 1 PATTISON CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL (13)

Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Ajax Downs will be staying open, it was announced this morning.

Monday, October 08, 2018
EARLY LOOK AT THE GRADE 1 PATTISON CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL (13)

Monday, October 08, 2018
TORONTO, October 8, 2018— Kingsport, benefitting from a ground-saving trip under Patrick Husbands, was headed in deep stretch but battled back for a very game neck victory in Monday’s Bunty Lawless Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.

Sunday, October 07, 2018
TORONTO, October 7, 2018—Avie’s Flatter had experienced problems at the start in his first two appearances but was the consummate professional on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack as he cruised to a 5 1/4 length score in the 82nd running of the Cup and Saucer Stakes.

Saturday, October 06, 2018
TORONTO, October 6, 2018—Tiz Breathtaking, rallying from last place in the field of seven, got the bob on the outside under jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva to capture the 1 1/16-mile Mazarine Stakes by a head on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Friday, October 05, 2018
TORONTO, October 4, 2018—Bold Script and Avie’s Flatter, both exiting Grade 1 one-mile turf stakes at Woodbine, will be in with fellow Canadian-bred two-year-olds in Sunday’s $225,000 Cup and Saucer Stakes.

Wednesday, October 03, 2018
TORONTO, October 3, 2018 --Tiz Breathtaking, winner of the 5 ½-furlong Shady Well Stakes in her third career start at Woodbine on August 4, will be stretching out to 1 1/16 miles while looking to double up in Saturday’s Mazarine Stakes.

Wednesday, October 03, 2018
TORONTO, October 3, 2018 - The post position draw for the 81st running of the $800,000 Pattison Canadian International (Grade 1) will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at Woodbine Racetrack with Toronto Maple Leafs alum Darcy Tucker serving as guest drawmaster.

Monday, October 01, 2018
The Jockey Club today reported that 1,778 stallions covered 34,288 mares in North America during 2017, according to statistics compiled through Sept. 26, 2018. These breedings have resulted in 21,130 live foals of 2018 being reported to The Jockey Club on Live Foal Reports.

Sunday, September 30, 2018
TORONTO, September 30, 2018 – Bear Paw trailed the field most of the way before running on late between rivals to prevail in the $100,000 Classy ‘n Smart Stakes for Ontario-sired fillies and mares on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, September 29, 2018
TORONTO, September 29, 2018 – Hall of Fame trainer Sid Attard celebrated his birthday in the Woodbine winner’s circle as Zestina turned in a gutsy performance to win the $125,000 Ontario Damsel Stakes on Saturday afternoon over the E.P. Taylor Turf Course.

Friday, September 28, 2018
TORONTO, September 28, 2018 – Twenty-seven horses have been nominated to the 81st running of the $800,000 Pattison Canadian International, a 1-1/2 mile Grade 1 event which will be contested on Saturday, Oct. 13 over Woodbine's world-renowned E.P. Taylor Turf Course in Toronto.

Thursday, September 27, 2018
TORONTO, September 27, 2018 – Sparkles’ Girl, who won the 2017 running of the Classy ‘n Smart Stakes, goes for her fifth career win in her 20th start, in this year’s edition of the 1 1/16-mile main track feature, Sunday at Woodbine.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
TORONTO, September 26, 2018 – A field of nine, including Unseen Angels, will take the spotlight in Race 10 on Saturday at Woodbine, in the inaugural running of the $50,000 Lady in Red Handicap, an event exclusively for chestnut fillies and mares.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
TORONTO, September 26, 2018 - Meet-leading trainer Norm McKnight and jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva dominated Wednesday evening's eight-race program at Woodbine Racetrack.

Sunday, September 23, 2018
TORONTO, September 23, 2018 – With a well-timed stretch run, Bourbon Stritta got up at the wire to win the $100,000 Bull Page Stakes for Ontario-sired two-year-old colts on Sunday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, September 22, 2018
TORONTO, September 22, 2018 – Silent Mistake celebrated a maiden-breaking victory in stakes action with a front-end effort in the $100,000 Victorian Queen on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.

Sunday, September 16, 2018
TORONTO, September 16, 2018—Silent Poet, favoured at 7-5, came through loud and clear when scoring by a measured length in Sunday’s $100,000 Vice Regent Stakes for Ontario-sired three-year-olds at Woodbine.

Saturday, September 15, 2018
TORONTO, September 15, 2018—Yorkton was no match for superstar Pink Lloyd in two earlier meetings but benefited from the crowd favorite’s misfortune on Saturday in the Grade 3, $125,000 Bold Venture Stakes at 6 ½ furlongs.

Saturday, September 15, 2018
TORONTO, September 15, 2018—Colebrook Farms and Bear Stables’ Johnny Bear turned in another thrilling victory, getting up in time to defend his title in the $300,000 Northern Dancer Turf Stakes (Grade 1) on Saturday at Woodbine.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
TORONTO, September 12, 2018 – A talented field of 13 two-year-olds will be vying for a guaranteed spot in the Breeders’ Cup later this fall as they face off in Sunday’s co-featured $250,000 Summer Stakes to be raced over one mile of turf at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
TORONTO, September 12, 2018—My Gal Betty, who has crossed the wire first in each of her three starts to date, will be looking to raise her game another notch when she steps into Grade 1 company for the $250,000 Natalma Stakes on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
TORONTO, September 12, 2018—Johnny Bear, who toppled the odds-on English invader Hawkbill here in last year’s Northern Dancer Turf, again will be looking to bring down the talented European invader in Saturday’s renewal of the Grade 1 feature.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
TORONTO, September 12, 2018 – Millionaire filly New Money Honey headlines Saturday’s $250,000 Canadian Stakes (Grade 2), Presented by the Japan Racing Association, as one of two distaffers in the field that are trained by turf specialist Chad Brown.

Thursday, September 06, 2018
TORONTO, September 6, 2018 - Artistico and Royal Intrigue, winners of the first two legs of Woodbine’s Turf Endurance Series, are tied with 10 points each at the top of the standings and will square off here Sunday in the penultimate test over 1 5/8-miles.

Thursday, September 06, 2018
TORONTO, September 6, 2018 - Gamble’s Ghost has been firing on all cylinders of late, taking the Grade 3 Trillium and Grade 3 Ontario Matron with her usual flair.

Wednesday, September 05, 2018
TORONTO, September 5, 2018 - Trainer Josie Carroll has held a hot hand in the La Lorgnette Stakes, winning four of the first 18 runnings of the 1 1/16-mile race for 3-year-old fillies.

Saturday, September 01, 2018
TORONTO, September 1, 2018 – Stronach Stables’ popular filly Zestina made a late run in the stretch to earn her first stakes victory in the $100,000 Passing Mood over Woodbine’s E.P. Taylor Turf Course on Saturday afternoon. The seven-furlong Passing Mood is for Ontario-sired three-year-old fillies.

Thursday, August 30, 2018
August 30, 2018, Toronto –Four yearlings take top spot, all selling for over $100,000, at the annual Canadian Premier Yearling Sale held at the Woodbine Sales Pavilion in Toronto where 152 yearlings sold for $2,816,900. The average increased by 4% from $17,794 in 2017 to $18,532 and the median increased by 7.5% to $10,750.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Derek Chin’s Trini Brewnette rallied last to first to capture Wednesday night’s $100,000 OLG Algoma Stakes, presented by Woodbine Entertainment.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
TORONTO, August 29, 2018 – Melmich’s reign in the OLG Elgin Stakes came to an end as Kingsport took the title with a front-end effort in the 2018 edition during Wednesday night’s action-packed program at Woodbine.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Speedy Soul, a Joey Gee Thoroughbreds homebred daughter of Souper Speedy, rallied wide down the lane to capture Wednesday night’s $177,400 OLG Muskoka Stakes, presented by Ballycroy Trainer Centre.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Derek A. Chin’s Blessed Two circled a field of 10 two-year-old colts and geldings to win the $175,000 OLG Simcoe Stakes presented by Samuel, Son & Co. Limited., on Wednesday night at Woodbine.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Pink Lloyd needed every inch of the stretch run to collar stablemate Circle of Friends for a narrow neck score in Wednesday night's $100,000 OLG Kenora Stakes, presented by the HBPA of Ontario, at Woodbine.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
English Illusion kicked off Canadian Millions Sales Stakes Night by upsetting defending champion Johnny Bear in the OLG Halton Stakes presented by Tipperary Equestrian.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018
TORONTO, August 29, 2018 – Pink Lloyd, Canada’s reigning Horse of the Year and one of the most successful Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society Sale graduates of all time, provided one of Wednesday night’s highlights in a Kenora Stakes thriller as Woodbine hosted six Yearling Sales Stakes, sponsored by the Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corp. (OLG), with purse money totaling $750,000.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018
by Jennifer Morrison A young couple, an impulsive horse purchase, and a plucky filly are the storylines behind the amazing tale of CTHS Ontario Yearling Sales graduate Paladin Bay.

Saturday, August 25, 2018
TORONTO, August 25, 2018 – Mr Havercamp provided owner/breeder Sean Fitzhenry with a graded stakes victory for his birthday on Saturday as the four-year-old Court Vision gelding took the $175,000 Play the King Stakes (Grade 2) over seven furlongs on Woodbine’s E.P. Taylor Turf Course.

Friday, August 24, 2018
TORONTO, August 24, 2018 - Many of the finest Canadian Premier Yearling Sale graduates will be in the spotlight on Wednesday evening (August 29) as Woodbine hosts six yearling sales stakes with $750,000 in purses up for grabs.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
TORONTO, August 22, 2018 – Trainer Mark Casse will send out the trio of Limonaia, Si Si Tequila and Eyeinthesky in the inaugural running of the $100,000 Catch a Glimpse Stakes, Saturday at Woodbine.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018
TORONTO, August 22, 2018 – Chiefswood Stable homebred Yorkton goes after his sixth career victory and third added-money triumph in Saturday's Grade 2 $175,000 Play the King Stakes, at Woodbine.

Monday, August 20, 2018
By Jennifer Morrison When Heart to Heart stepped into the sales ring for the CTHS Ontario yearling auction in 2012 he was easy to spot. The smallish bay colt had an almost perfect heart-shaped marking on his forehead that sales onlookers enjoyed pointing out.

Saturday, August 18, 2018
TORONTO, August 18, 2018 – Chiefswood Stable’s homebred Neepawa stole the show with a front-striding performance in the $400,000 Breeders’ Stakes, the third and final leg of the OLG Canadian Triple Crown, on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Thursday, August 16, 2018
TORONTO, August 16, 2018 – Hall of Fame trainer Roger Attfield will have two shots at taking Sunday’s $175,000 Sky Classic Stakes (Grade 2) at Woodbine with the streaking graded stakes winner Tiz a Slam and former Breeders’ Stakes champion Danish Dynaformer headlining a field of six set to face off in the 1-3/8 mile turf event.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018
TORONTO, August 15, 2018 – Aheadbyacentury heads a field of nine Canadian-bred three-year-olds in Saturday’s $400,000 Breeders’ Stakes, third jewel of the OLG Canadian Triple Crown, at Woodbine.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
By Jennifer Morrison He was known around his barn as ‘The King’ and from 2010-2015 Pender Harbour ruled the roost of Ontario-breds with his tenacity and will to win.

Sunday, August 12, 2018
TORONTO, August 12, 2018 – Ivan Dalos’ homebred filly Avie’s Mineshaft wore down the favoured Woodbine Oaks champion, Dixie Moon, in the $225,000 Wonder Where Stakes, third leg of the Triple Tiara for Canadian-foaled three-year-old fillies, on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.

Saturday, August 11, 2018
TORONTO, August 11, 2018 – Red Cabernet defeated defending Victoriana Stakes champion Niigon’s Eclipse to give her connections lots to celebrate on Saturday after this year’s $100,000 edition, which was rescheduled after Monday’s cancellation at Woodbine.