Woodbine News

Tiz Breathtaking favoured in Princess Elizabeth Stakes

TORONTO, November 2, 2018 – Tiz Breathtaking headlines a field of a half-dozen two-year-old Canadian-bred fillies set to face off in the…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 2, 2018 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Autumn and Maple Leaf champions return to defend stakes titles Saturday

TORONTO, November 1, 2018 – Gigantic Breeze and Gamble’s Ghost will set out to defend their titles in this year’s editions of…

At The Wire with Jeff Bratt

TORONTO, November 1, 2018 – Join us each week as Woodbine commentator Jeff Bratt shares some analysis on horses that have run…

My Silencer wins career debut in Frost King Stakes

TORONTO, October 31, 2018—My Silencer was a winner right out of the gate, taking the $100,000 Frost King Stakes for two-year-olds in…

What’s in a name? My Gal Betty chases a Breeders’ Cup dream

By: Chris Lomon for Woodbine.com TORONTO, October 31, 2018 – For the past eight weeks, every night just before he nods off,…

Silent Sonet springs 56-1 surprise in Ontario Fashion

TORONTO, October 28, 2018— Owner/breeder Ivan Dalos’s 2017 Breeder’s Cup runner-up Ami’s Mesa was the 5-2 favourite competing back at Woodbine for…

Tiller two-year-olds headline Frost King Stakes

TORONTO, October 28, 2018 – Canadian Hall of Fame trainer Robert Tiller won the 2017 Frost King with Silent Name son Be…

Thor’s Rocket launches to victory in Overskate Stakes

TORONTO, October 27, 2018—Thor’s Rocket launched his attack in the stretch and blasted from last to first for the mild upset in…

Nick Noce wins Sovereign Award and $10,000 in bonuses as Woodbine’s 2018 Player of the Year

By: Eric Wing for Woodbine.com TORONTO, October 26, 2018 – When Nick Noce won the Midsummer Horseplayers Tournament in July, he knew he had…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, October 26, 2018 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Woodbine Entertainment Certified as Great Workplace for the Second Consecutive Year

TORONTO, October 26, 2018 – For the second consecutive year, Woodbine Entertainment (Woodbine) is proud to announce that the company has been…

Code Warrior sets out to master the mares again in the Ontario Fashion

TORONTO, October 25, 2018 – Already a two-time Grade 3 stakes winner this year, Zilli Racing Stable’s Code Warrior is among a…

At The Wire with Jeff Bratt

TORONTO, October 25, 2018 – Join us each week as Woodbine commentator Jeff Bratt shares some analysis on horses that have run…

Silent Poet looks to rhyme off third consecutive win, faces formidable Pink Lloyd in Overskate

TORONTO, October 24, 2018 – Silent Poet, a three-year-old son of Silent Name, seeks his third straight trip to the winner’s circle…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, October 23, 2018 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Another great Grey Day effort from Gray Phantom

TORONTO, October 21, 2018—After finishing just a head shy of victory in last year’s inaugural running of the $50,000 Grey Handicap at…

Solidify circles Grey Stakes rivals

TORONTO, October 21, 2018— Two-year-old colt Solidify was the stakes star of Woodbine’s second annual Grey Day on Sunday, as he circled…

Dixie Moon rebounds in Carotene Stakes

TORONTO, October 20, 2018— Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry’s talented homebred filly Dixie Moon returned to winning form as she wore down rival…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, October 19, 2018 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

MacRae can’t ‘Pass’ up return to Grey Handicap

TORONTO, October 18, 2018 – The current Toronto area weather forecast for Sunday is calling for a mix of sun and clouds,…

Jammin Still hopes to deliver another thrill in Grey Stakes

TORONTO, October 18, 2018 – Jammin Still, a two-year-old son of Take Charge Indy, will look to build off an impressive career…

At The Wire with Jeff Bratt

TORONTO, October 18, 2018 – Join us each week as Woodbine commentator Jeff Bratt shares some analysis on horses that have run…

Zestina goes for stakes natural hat trick in Carotene

TORONTO, October 17, 2018 – Stronach Stables’ homebred three-year-old filly Zestina will look to net her third straight added-money triumph in Saturday’s…