Woodbine News

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, July 30, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Tiz a Slam defends Grade 2 Nijinsky Stakes title

TORONTO, July 28, 2019 – Chiefswood Stable’s Tiz a Slam was a repeat winner in the $175,000 Nijinsky Stakes after delivering a…

Olympic Runner bolts to victory in King Corrie Stakes

TORONTO, July 28, 2019 – Olympic Runner staged a late run to reel in the leaders in the co-featured $100,000 King Corrie…

Owlette toys with Shady Well Stakes rivals

TORONTO, July 27, 2019 – Owlette led wire-to-wire in the $125,000 Shady Well Stakes for Ontario-bred two-year-old fillies on Saturday at Woodbine…

Bold Rally leads the way in Turf Endurance Series

TORONTO, July 27, 2019 – Bold Rally and jockey Krista Carignan kicked off Woodbine’s third annual Turf Endurance Series with a victory…

‘Slam’ dunk? Defending Grade 2 Nijinsky champ Tiz a Slam on a roll

TORONTO, July 27, 2019 – Tiz a Slam, last year’s Grade 2 Nijinsky Stakes winner, heads into Sunday’s 1 ½-mile turf test…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, July 26, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Ladouceur sings Wake Up Maggie’s praises ahead of Shady Well

TORONTO, July 24, 2019 – Wake Up Maggie, a two-year-old daughter of Silent Name, seeks her first added-money win in Saturday’s $125,000…

Tone Broke prevails in Prince of Wales Stakes thriller

FORT ERIE, July 23, 2019 – Tone Broke crushed One Bad Boy’s Triple Crown dreams when he rallied past the favoured Queen’s…

Summer Sunday extends Woodbine win streak to seven in Grade 2 Royal North

TORONTO, July 21, 2019 – Summer Sunday kept her flawless Woodbine record in tact winning the Grade 2 Royal North Stakes for…

Seek and Destroy trounces Ontario Colleen foes as Contreras completes Saturday stakes sweep

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 – Woodbine invader Seek and Destroy was able to seize another Grade 3 victory as she took the…

Armistice Day earns first stakes win in Toronto Cup

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 – Back at Woodbine under the tutelage of trainer Barbara Minshall, Armistice Day lived up to expectations in…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend 

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses to…

Five contenders from Queen’s Plate to rematch in the Prince of Wales Stakes

FORT ERIE, July 20, 2019 – Five contenders from the Queen’s Plate will rematch on the dirt surface at Fort Erie Race…

Extra precautions to be taken for Saturday’s Thoroughbred race card at Woodbine Racetrack

TORONTO, July 20, 2019 — Woodbine Entertainment announced today that it will implement extra precautions for today’s Thoroughbred race card at Woodbine…

Oleksandra heads north for date in Royal North

TORONTO, July 18, 2019 – Team Valor’s Oleksandra will look to make her Canadian debut a winning one in Sunday’s Grade 2…

Sister Peacock struts into Grade 3 Ontario Colleen seeking stakes hat trick

TORONTO, July 17, 2019 – Sister Peacock, a three-year-old daughter of Real Solution, goes after her third straight stakes score in Saturday’s…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, July 16, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Pink Lloyd triples in Grade 3 Vigil Stakes

TORONTO, July 14, 2019 – The distinguished Robert Tiller trainee Pink Lloyd was back in the Woodbine winner’s circle on Sunday after…

Pamina defeats favourite Katie Baby in an Ontario Matron photo finish

TORONTO, July 13, 2019 –Augustin Stable’s four-year-old filly Pamina outduelled favourite Katie Baby to prevail in a photo finish in the $125,000…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, July 12, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Pink Lloyd could enter uncharted waters with Vigil Stakes score

TORONTO, July 11, 2019 – Multiple stakes winner and 2017 Canadian Horse of the Year, seven-year-old Pink Lloyd, goes after his third…

Stormy Rush kicks off Woodbine Turf Sprint Series

TORONTO, July 10, 2019 – Veteran sprinter Stormy Rush kicked off the Woodbine Turf Sprint Series on Wednesday evening at Woodbine Racetrack…

One Bad Boy preps for second leg of the OLG Canadian Triple Crown

TORONTO, July 10, 2019 – The Queen’s Plate champion One Bad Boy took to the track on Wednesday morning at Woodbine Racetrack…