Woodbine News

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…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, October 18, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Monastery Lane seeks righteous path to Carotene glory

TORONTO, October 17, 2019 – Monastery Lane, a three-year-old daughter of Lookin At Lucky, goes after her first added-money title in the…

Sanity looks to lay claim to Ontario Fashion crown

TORONTO, October 17, 2019  – Sanity, a five-year-old daughter of City Zip, steps up to the stakes stage in Saturday’s Grade 3…

Success is sweet for Gamble’s Candy in Ruling Angel

TORONTO, October 13, 2019—Gamble’s Candy, making her stakes debut for owner/breeder Ivan Dalos and trainer Josie Carroll, forced the rapid pace of…