Woodbine News

Stein sweeps Woodbine’s weekend stakes

TORONTO, November 10, 2019 – Jockey Justin Stein completed a sweep of this weekend’s stakes at Woodbine courtesy of Sav’s winning effort…

Dotted Line defies long odds in Frost King Stakes

TORONTO, November 9, 2019 – Overlooked by the betting public and let go at long odds of 49-1, Norseman Racing Stable’s two-year-old…

Lawson pledges support for LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society

TORONTO, November 8, 2019 – As a long time racehorse owner and CEO of Woodbine Entertainment, Jim Lawson knows how important it…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 8, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Emma-Jayne Wilson returns Friday: “I don’t get excited that much, but I’m pretty excited right now”

TORONTO, November 7, 2019 – Champion jockey and fan favourite Emma-Jayne Wilson, out of action since a spill on September 8, makes…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, November 6, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Autumn Stakes champion Special Forces completes Da Silva’s six-win day

TORONTO, November 3, 2019 – Woodbine’s leading jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva was a force to be reckoned with on Sunday as…

New York Groove remains undefeated in Glorious Song Stakes

TORONTO, November 3, 2019 – Commonwealth New Era Racing’s fleet-footed filly New York Groove added the Glorious Song Stakes title to her…

Husbands crafts a Maple Leaf Stakes masterpiece in rein to Lift Up

TORONTO, November 2, 2019 – Rallying through the pack from last to first, Lift Up delivered on her pari-mutuel promise with a…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 1, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Special Forces looks to force the issue in Grade 2 Autumn; Campbell back in the saddle for Woodbine weekend races

TORONTO, October 31, 2019 – Multiple graded stakes placed Special Forces takes on seven rivals in Sunday’s Grade 2 $175,000 Autumn Stakes,…

Special post time this Friday for Woodbine Thoroughbred racing

TORONTO, October 31, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment has announced a special post time for this Friday’s Thoroughbred racing program at Woodbine Racetrack….

Nine starters set to contest Grade 3 Maple Leaf

TORONTO, October 30, 2019 – Nine starters, including a pair of Augustin Stable silk bearers, will load into the gate for Saturday’s…

Wilson nearing return to racing

TORONTO, October 28, 2019 – Multiple award-winning jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson is nearing her return to racing at Woodbine after being injured in…

Woodbine’s Magical Breeders’ Cup

By Jennifer Morrison for Woodbine.com TORONTO, October 28, 2019 – D. Wayne Lukas gushed. International media saluted and racing people worldwide raved. On a…

Chapalu tops two-year-olds in Grey Stakes

TORONTO, October 27, 2019 – Chapalu sprinted out for the lead early and held sway to win the $125,000 Grey Stakes for…

Cool Shadows finishes with a flourish in Princess Elizabeth

TORONTO, October 27, 2019 – Chiefswood Stables’ homebred Cool Shadows rallied impressively in taking the 74th edition of the $225,000 Princess Elizabeth…

Dixie’s Gamble hits the Overskate jackpot

TORONTO, October 27, 2019 – Even-money favourite Dixie’s Gamble saved his best for last in the $100,000 Overskate Stakes, finding a seam…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, October 25, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Nine rookies look to make the grade in Grade 3 Grey Stakes

TORONTO, October 24, 2019 – Nine two-year-olds, including Torres Del Paine and Bel Bimbo, are set to go postward in Sunday’s Grade…

Curlin’s Voyage sets course for strong Princess Elizabeth showing

TORONTO, October 23, 2019 – Curlin’s Voyage, a two-year-old daughter of Curlin, goes after her second straight added-money title and third consecutive…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, October 23, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Special post times for Woodbine Thoroughbred racing this weekend

TORONTO, October 21, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment has announced post time changes for this upcoming weekend at Woodbine Racetrack. Post time for…

Winning momentum continues for Attard and Da Silva

TORONTO, October 20, 2019 – Trainer Kevin Attard and jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva teamed up to win Sunday afternoon’s first three…