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    FREE TRADE $7 MILLION bet on Woodbine card, up from $6.7 million in 2013! On-track handle is up too!     Trade Storm sticks to inside of turf course and charges to Woodbine Mile win The 6-year-old horse


  SUNDAY MORNING UPDATE…Canadian-breds sweep 3 stakes races over open company! (Woodbine Mile picks over at   ERNIE AND DORY CONQUER WOODBINE (so does Husbands and Casse) The Conquest Stables of Ernie Semerky and Dory Newell  won both Win


      MILES OF SMILES Horse racing fans in Canada are pumped up for a big weekend of racing from coast to coast: Win and You’re In races at Woodbine and a huge BC Derby and BC Oaks card


posts update at 3:50 p.m. –     WOODBINE MILE POST POSITION DRAW AT NOON Check in with THOROUGHBLOG for news from the post position draw for the WOODBINE MILE and the blockbuster racing card at Woodbine on Sunday! Nice


                            HAIR RAISING MILE COMING UP Gary Barber has 2 major contenders in super Mile line-up   Gary Barber is the latest Mark Casse owner to celebrate


    THE POT OF GOLD Many breeders and consignors got a taste of some riches on Tuesday and Wednesday when our Canadian-bred yearling sale got back some of its losses it experienced in the last 2 years. A select


                    $325,000 PHILANTHROPIST COLT blows away Canadian Premier Yearling Sale Average up 50%, Tiller, Bear Stables and Mark Casse busy…  Gross     $4,466,000 Sold     135 Not Sold     52 Average


    Photo from sales grounds yesterday by BERNARD MCCORMACK   IT’S CANADIAN PREMIER SALE DAY! You have the sales book, you have a bit of cash, pick out your trainer and select a nice year-old Thoroughbred today or tomorrow


    TIME TO BUY A YEARLING! Breeders sell tomorrow – a labour of love   After  a tumultuous few years, breeders of Thoroughbreds in Ontario have fingers crossed that the industry is on the upward swing and that those


♥  In both Thoroughbred and Standardbred racing on Saturday  fans saw some remarkable performances from WISE DAN at Saratoga to the 2yo pacers JKshealady and Artspeak, undefeated after big wins in the She’s A Great Lady and Metro Pace last