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PRIME TIME RACING What are you most excited about this weekend in racing? The Tampa Bay Derby and the Canadian content? The Santa Anita Handicap with Mucho Macho Man vs. Will Take Charge? The Barbados Gold Cup with Canadian
HOLY WILD FINISH BATMAN Stretch battle in Gotham city SAMRAAT tracked 3 wide all the way in the Gotham at Aqueduct on Saturday and won a stretch fight with rivals Uncle Sigh and In Trouble (on rail). The winner
HORSEPOWER! WELCOME to WILLOW RIDGE FARM From an OPP Aux. Officer of the Year to breeding and selling classy racehorses, Bonnie Rowntree strives to
BOOM! Ontario Sire Program altered and rewards get bigger! The Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) and Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) have spent months reviewing the Ontario Sired (OS) racing program at Woodbine Racetrack. We have consulted
UP WITH THE BIRDS HAS FIRST BREEZE Sam-Son Farms’ top 3-year-old colt of 2013, UP WITH THE BIRDS, had his first workout of 2014 when he posted a :38.00 time for 3 furlongs on Tuesday at Fair Grounds.
GOOOOOLLLLLLLD! Okay, the gold medals for hockey are securely in the pockets of Canadians – back to horse racing…wild day watching racing yesterday. Fans were restless about Gulfstream’s dirt surface and stewards move in the last race…Canadian horses like DECEPTIVE
WHO DO YOU LIKE? Lots of awesome races today and two very big, 50 point KENTUCKY DERBY prep races.. FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH – GRADE 2 1 1
TALES OF YOUTH It is foaling season and Kentucky Derby prep season., the season of youth. So while local breeders are welcoming the stars of the future, the more immediate, potential stars are in 2 big races in
Are you going to Woodbine today? The backstretch is open and while we got yet another dumping of snow, surely the temperatures of 0 and perhaps plus 1 will give a chance to the mounds and piles of the white
Happy Sunday -THOROUGHBLOG has bits from TRINIDAD, SAUDI ARABIA, FLORIDA and elsewhere.. .Thoroughblog friend APPRENTICE HANOVER won his 7th consecutive race at Woodbine last night in a preferred pace, OH AND WITH APOLOGIES TO DAN LOISELLE (track announcer)… get on