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BACKGROUND

  WOODBINE JOCKEYS ON THE MOVE – Husbands, Garcia and Hernandez SANDY LANE GOLD CUP – MARCH 4 Ken and Sarah Ramsay employ Woodbine jockeys PATRICK HUSBANDS and RAFAEL HERNANDEZ, both finalists for the Sovereign Award for Outstanding Jockey in read more

AHEAD

          QUEEN’S PLATE CONTENDERS GETTING BUSY Less than 5 months before the Queen’s Plate at Woodbine, some of the top 2-year-olds of 2016 have been getting back to work. The Plate nominations are expected to be read more

CAFÉ

    MOVING AHEAD… ALCOHOL AND GAMING COMMISSION OF ONTARIO RELEASES FINDINGS REPORT In the spring of 2016, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) launched its ‘Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario’ project, in order to modernize read more

WORTH

HE’S ALL HE’S CRAKED UP TO BE     McCraken lived up to all the hype. And then some. The unbeaten 3-year-old colt extended his record to 4-for-4 with a one-and-a-half length victory from Tapwrit in the 37th edition of read more

FIRST STEPS

  ROAD TO QUEEN’S PLATE REVS UP TODAY KING AND HIS COURT, the early Queen’s Plate favourite based on his win in the Coronation Futurity and Display Stakes, will start his trek to the Queen’s Plate today at Tampa Bay read more

PACKAGE

            HBPA-CTHS MARE PURCHASE PROGRAM ONTARIO WRAPS UP The Fasig Tipton Winter Mixed sale in Lexington wrapped up on Tuesday with gains in average. There were some Ontario and other Canadian horsepeople attending the sale read more

COMEBACK

                  SHOPPING TIME IN LEXINGTON The first year of the Mare Purchase Program initiated by the HBPA (Ontario) and CTHS (Ontario) will wrap up with today’s Fasig Tipton Febnruary Mixed sale in read more

GAGA

                      IRISH WAR CRY SOUNDS OFF ON DERBY TRAIL EMPIRE DOES NOT STRIKE The racy chestnut son of Curlin, IRISH WAR CRY led all the way in the Holy Bull read more

KICK

      Yvonne Schwabe of Persley Den Farms posted this picture of a set of horses training in the snow this week                 ***3 WEEKS and horsepeople will be making arrangements to read more

SLED

  2017 ONTARIO BRED BEYER FIGURE LEADERS SHAMAN GHOST  (Ghostzapper) 111 – 2nd Pegasus World Cup EIRIGH 97 (More than Ready – Pleasant N Low by Pleasant Tap) Tampa Bay allowance STILL KRZ 96 3rd allowance Aqueduct – Old Forester read more

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