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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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