Woodbine News

Hernandez edges Stein in close jockey race, Casse earns 12th Woodbine training title

TORONTO, November 27, 2020 – The jockeys’ race for the 2020 meet title at Woodbine Racetrack went right down to the wire,…

Woodbine Entertainment Announces 2020 Thoroughbred Meet Is Officially Over

Toronto, ON – November 26, 2020 – Woodbine Entertainment provided the following update on the 2020 Thoroughbred meet: Despite efforts to gain…

Woodbine Entertainment update on the 2020 Thoroughbred Meet

Toronto, ON – November 25, 2020 – Woodbine Entertainment provided the following update on the 2020 Thoroughbred meet: We are continuing our…

Update on Woodbine 2020 Thoroughbred Meet

Toronto, ON – November 24, 2020 – Woodbine Entertainment confirmed this evening that it continues to have productive conversations with senior levels…

Woodbine cancels remainder of Sunday card due to weather

TORONTO, November 22, 2020 – Woodbine Racetrack was forced to cancel the remainder of its live Thoroughbred racing program on Sunday, Nov….

Sunday to be last day of 2020 Thoroughbred meet

TORONTO, November 22, 2020 – As a result of the Government of Ontario’s announcement on Friday that Toronto will be entering the…

Artie’s Princess queen of the Grade 2 Bessarabian

TORONTO, November 21, 2020 – Artie’s Princess, a three-year-old daughter of We Miss Artie, won her second straight stakes at Woodbine, and…

Ride a Comet leads Casse exacta in Grade 2 Kennedy Road Stakes

TORONTO, November 21, 2020 – Mark Casse trainees Ride a Comet and Souper Stonehenge swept the Kennedy Road Stakes exacta on Saturday…

Field Pass runs down rivals late to take Ontario Derby

TORONTO, November 21, 2020 – It looked as though Field Pass would be standing on the sidelines rather than the winner’s circle,…

Merveilleux a late-season marvel in Ontario Damsel

TORONTO, November 21, 2020 – Following up her three-length Wonder Where win, Merveilleux turned in another dazzling performance in the $150,000 Ontario…

Red River Rebel scores maiden-breaking victory in Frost King Stakes

TORONTO, November 20, 2020 – Two-year-old Red River Rebel defied his odds in the featured $100,000 Frost King Stakes, scoring a maiden-breaking…

Woodbine Entertainment statement on the Government of Ontario’s announcement

TORONTO, November 20, 2020 – Below is a media statement from Woodbine Entertainment in response to the Government of Ontario’s announcement earlier…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 20, 2020 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

A touch of ‘Grey’ and Mazarine on tap this Sunday at Woodbine

TORONTO, November 19, 2020 – Nine two-year-olds, including impressive first-time winner Haddassah, are set to contest Sunday’s $125,000 Grey Stakes (G3), at…

Mark Casse: The story behind 3,000

By: Chris Lomon for Woodbine.com TORONTO, November 19, 2020 – In the aftermath of the text he received from one of Thoroughbred…

Woodbine Entertainment managing a COVID-19 positive test result

TORONTO, November 19, 2020 – The Woodbine Entertainment COVID-19 Health and Safety Committee confirmed today that an active jockey has tested positive…

The stars (and stakes) are set to shine on Saturday at Woodbine

TORONTO, November 18, 2020 – Multiple stakes winner and 2017 Canadian Horse of the Year, Pink Lloyd, looks to add to his…

Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame now accepting nominations for Class of 2021

TORONTO, November 18, 2020 – The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame (CHRHF) invites the public to participate in the nomination of people…

Woodbine Entertainment adds three to Board of Directors

TORONTO, November 18, 2020 – Woodbine Entertainment (Woodbine) announced today the appointment of Mr. Michael Lay, Mr. Mark Saunders and Ms. Ann…

$100,000 Frost King Stakes rescheduled for this Friday during Racing Night Live on TSN

TORONTO, November 17, 2020 – The $100,000 Frost King Stakes has been rescheduled for Friday, November 20, 2020. Originally slated to run…

Woodbine Entertainment cancels today’s card due to extreme weather forecast

TORONTO, November 15, 2020 – After monitoring the weather forecast closely, Woodbine Entertainment announced today that out of an abundance of caution…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 14, 2020 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Avoman goes for another stakes crown, this time in Frost King

TORONTO, November 12, 2020 – Avoman, fresh off a win in the Bull Page Stakes, locks horns with eight rivals in Sunday’s…

Attard seeing ‘Red’ ahead of South Ocean Stakes

TORONTO, November 11, 2020 – Red Equinox, a daughter of Signature Red, will try to follow up an impressive debut with a…