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**Selections are done, top 4, Best Bet and Longshot below..horse numbers are the program numbers, not post position SATURDAY’S RACE OF THE CARD – it is not much of a betting race with 5 entries but champions STRUT THE read more
**Picks are listed by top 4 selections, numbers are program numbers only… RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Daily Double/ Exactor /.20 Triactor /.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Woodbine ALLOWANCE Purse $47,500. (Plus $6,300 – read more
BEAR FINDS RIGHT WAY TO WIN WANDO The great Wando was honoured at Woodbine on Sunday with a little overnight stakes race that was thrilling and had plenty of intrigue from start to finish. AMIS GIZMO was hammered down read more
HEADING HOME -JUSTIN STEIN retiring from riding In the prime of his race-riding career, JUSTIN STEIN is going to hang up his riding tack. He’s just 35-years-old so you know how it is with all of us who read more
Happy Sunday morning – nice races on at Woodbine today, the mighty WANDO is remembered with a little stakes races and it is an intriguing field..let’s start with a little look at the unbeaten KENTUCKY DERBY favourite NYQUIST working read more
RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor /.20 Superfecta .20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Woodbine MAIDEN CLAIMING $10,000 – $9,500 Purse $18,000. (Plus $3,600 read more
ALL THE WAY – BROOKLYNSWAY WINS BIG AT KEENELAND The shocking upset of I’m a Chatterbox at Keeneland in the Grade 3 Doubledogdare came courtesy of Ontario-bred BROOKLYNSWAY, recently sold by John Ross at auction to Naveed Chowhan for $180,000. read more
RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor / .20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Woodbine CLAIMING $20,000 – $19,000 Purse $24,100. (Plus $4,800 – State Bred). For Three Year Olds And Upward Which read more
Four racing cards into Woodbine 2016 and Thoroughblog has 17 winners – see chart courtesy of Gabriele DiPaolo below ‘Hits’ RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor / .20 read more
More than 1,000 2-year-olds in training are up for sale between today and Friday in Ocala and plenty of Canadians and Woodbine horsepeople are on site to do some shopping. SPORT OF read more