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CHAMPION YOUCAN’TCATCHME battles GLORY Woodbine’s first GRADE STAKES race of the season is the Grade 3 WHIMSICAL STAKES at 6 furlongs on Saturday. Only six signed on for the dash but 2 of the best female sprinters
EMILE RAMSAMMY HURT IN TRINIDAD Woodbine rider EMILE RAMSAMMY fell from Princess She’s Not before the 7th race at Arima racecourse on Monday during a special day of racing and hurt his finger and had whiplash. He was
98 BEYER SPEED FIGURE FOR PUNTROOSKIE at WOODBINE Touchdown for latest Tucci claim in Woodstock Stakes FROM CLEMSONWIKI: “Puntrooskie” is the name given to the play that FSU ran against Clemson during their match in 1988. With 1:30
CONFIDENCE WIN FOR PENDER HARBOUR Champion Pender Harbour (Philanthropist – Uproar by Hail the Ruckus) looked strong and smooth as he returned to the races as a
PENDER HARBOUR in his first allowance race since he was a 2yo Canadian champion PENDER HARBOUR starts off his 6yo campaign today in the featured 7th race at Woodbine on the Good Friday card. The chestnut gelding, a
Congratulations to everyone for Woodbine’s first weekend – David Garcia wins Woodbine stake, Juan Crawford has 2 wins, and the Polytrack has played fairly SHOWING HIS METTLE – 85 Beyer Speed Figure for Dan This tin man is
WOODBINE RACING IS BACK – even bigger news yesterday was the triple stakes scores by CANADIAN-BREDS AT KEENELAND: GRADE 1 WINS by Ontario bred and owned HARD NOT TO LIKE and Ontario bred JUDY THE BEAUTY and a Grade
HIGH FLYING – UP WITH THE BIRDS is CANADA’S HORSE OF THE YEAR Sam-Son Farms’ brilliant colt UP WITH THE BIRDS, a Grade 1 winner in 2013, was named Canada’s Horse of the Year
IT’S TIME FOR RACING – WOODBINE’S FIRST CARD IS DRAWN HIGH TEE will be the first Thoroughbred on the track at about 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, beginning the new Woodbine season and igniting a fire of
Woodbine entries tomorrow, Canadian horses and people at Keeneland, Oaklawn for big 3yo races this weekend, WISE DAN on Friday at Keeneland, big party at Woodbine Friday night at the Sovereign Awards..Get your tickets, everyone is welcome! **BREAKING