Content tagged with "Woodbine"

Zazinga Zooms to La Prevoyante Score

Zazinga posted a powerful front-running performance to capture Saturday’s $125,000 La Prevoyante Stakes, at Woodbine. The long-striding chestnut made her stakes debut a winning one, setting splits of :23.29 and :45.85 in the one-mile turf tilt for Ontario-sired sophomore fillies,

Gary Boulanger guides Zazinga to victory in the $125,000 La Prevoyante Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Goodoldhockeygame Scores in Bull Page

Frank Di Giulio Jr.’s Goodoldhockeygame skated up the rail to capture Saturday’s co-featured $125,000 Bull Page Stakes, at Woodbine. It was a breakthrough performance for the Bob Tiller trainee, earning his first-added money score in his first attempt to remain

Patrick Husbands guides Goodoldhockeygame to victory in the $125,000 Bull Page Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Strut the Course Conquers Classy ‘n Smart

John Unger’s Strut the Course demonstrated an impressive turn of foot to take Sunday’s $125,000 Classy ‘n Smart Stakes, at Woodbine. Trained by Barb Minshall and expertly ridden by Eurico Rosa da Silva, the four-year-old daughter of Strut the Stage

Eurico Da Silva guides Strut the Course to victory in the $125,000 Classy 'N Smart Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Woodbine Cares Week Concludes with Turf Races

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) wrapped up its Woodbine Cares Week celebrations with the 16th annual Woodbine Turf Races, in support of United Way Toronto, Sunday morning at Woodbine. Dozens of participants of all ages enjoyed the unique experience of running/walking

Surtsey Surprises in Avowal

Yvonne Schwabe’s homebred Surtsey rallied from last of seven to capture Saturday’s $127,400 Avowal Stakes for fillies and mares, Saturday at Woodbine. Trained by Kevin Attard, the four-year-old Heatseeker-Kick’em Jenny chestnut left the gate at odds of 16-1 in the

ockey Luis Contreras guides Surtsey to victory for owner Yvonne Schwabe and trainer Kevin Attard in the $100,000 Avowal Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Paso Doble Steps to Overskate Score

Paso Doble took command down the backstretch and sprinted home a narrow winner in Saturday’s co-featured $125,800 Overskate Stakes, at Woodbine. Trained by Mark Fournier for Centennial Farms Niagara Inc. and Craig Racing, the eight-year-old chestnut arrived at the seven

Eurico Da Silva (black and yellow silks outside #3) guides Paso Doble to victory in the Overskate Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Calgary Cat Makes the Grade in Bold Venture

Calgary Cat went from claimer to graded stakes winner with an energetic stretch run to capture Saturday’s Grade 3 $150,000 Bold Venture Stakes, at Woodbine. Trained by Kevin Attard and patiently ridden by Eurico Rosa da Silva, Calgary Cat was

Conquest Harlanate Conquers Natalma

Conquest Stables’ Conquest Harlanate, with Patrick Husbands, needed every foot of the lengthy E.P. Taylor Turf Course stretch before collaring favoured Isabella Sings near the wire to win the co-featured $228,800 Natalma Stakes Saturday at Woodbine. Named for the dam

Patrick Husbands guides Conquest Harlanate (orange and turquoise silks) to victory in the $200,000 Natalma Stakes at Woodbine. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Conquest Typhoon Blows ‘em Away in Summer

Conquest Stables’ Conquest Typhoon, with Patrick Husbands, capped a dream day for his connections with an authoritative win in the $234,800 Summer Stakes for two-year-olds. The victory in the Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In event meant that the owner,

Jockey Patrick Husbands guides Conquest Stables LLC's Conquest Typhoon to victory in the $200,000 Summer Stakes. Photo by Michael Burns Photography

Trade Storm Rallies to Win Ricoh Woodbine Mile

Qatar Racing’s Trade Storm, masterfully ridden by Jamie Spencer, powered his way to the front in deep stretch to claim the Grade 1, $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile, a Breeders’ Cup ‘Win and You’re In’ event, Sunday at Woodbine. At

Jockey Jamie Spencer guides Trade Storm to victory in the $1,000,000 Ricoh Woodbine Mile. Photo by Michael Burns Photography