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LARGE

  BILLY’S STAR, named for the late Bill Ballard, topped the Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society yearling sale in 2013 at $170,000. Sold by Richard Hogan to a group of owners including breeder Charles Fipke. Dave Landry photo      …

WOODBINE SELECTIONS WEDNESDAY JUNE 24 2015 (37TH DAY)

  AFTER 36 RACING DATES… Eurico Rosa da Silva has broken away from the back heading into this week… LEADING JOCKEYS (through June 21, 2015) 1    Eurico Rosa Da Silva    196    49    34    26    $1,987,060    2    Luis Contreras     …

KEEP ON

  UPDATE! LUIS CONTRERAS will ride AMI’S FLATTER in the Queen’s Plate, the winterbook favourite for the Canadian classic. AMI’S FLATTER has been powering through some good workouts in recent weeks for trainer Josie Carroll and seems to have come…

RIDE

    ROUGH STUFF The first weekend of summer and the 2-year-old Thoroughbreds are getting in their training moves and some have already made starts. The first juvenile stakes race of the season was the Victoria Stakes on Saturday at…

WOODBINE SELECTIONS SUNDAY JUNE 21 2015

  Race 1 – POST Time – 1:00 PM First Half Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor / .20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Woodbine MAIDEN SPECIAL WEIGHT Purse $55,900. (Plus $22,400 – Other Sources) (Plus $11,200 – State Bred) (Plus…

SUMMER

  BOO!  SHAMAN GHOST BLAST-OFF WITH HUGE WORKOUT FOR QUEEN’S PLATE   He has been enjoying his hay and oats at the Brian Lynch barn since his Marine Stakes win on May 16 while rivals horses battle it out for…

WOODBINE SELECTIONS FOR SATURDAY JUNE 20 2015

 Race 1 – POST Time – 1:00 PM First Half Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor / .20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) .20 Superfecta Woodbine MAIDEN SPECIAL WEIGHT Purse $55,900. (Plus $22,400 – Other Sources) (Plus $11,200 – State Bred)…

CLEANING

    In Ontario racing – focus is on North America Cup Saturday night at Mohawk..Queen’s Plate is just over 2 weeks away and the maximum field  of 17 allowed is predicted…   Woodbine wrap ups Cleaning off the desk…

WOODBINE SELECTIONS FRIDAY JUNE 19 2015

  *Races scheduled for turf  were handicapped for the grass Race 1 – POST Time – 1:00 PM First Half Daily Double / Exactor /.20 Triactor /.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) .20 Superfecta Woodbine MAIDEN CLAIMING $10,000 – $9,500 Purse…

WOODBINE SELECTIONS WEDNESDAY JUNE 17 2015

  AFTER 32 RACING DAYS..   LEADING JOCKEYS – by Wins Eurico takes a short lead after a big week… 1    Eurico Rosa Da Silva        172    42    30    24    $1,613,019 2    Alan Garcia            …



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