Woodbine News

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, May 10, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Justin Stein set to return to action on Sunday

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 – After announcing his retirement in 2016, jockey Justin Stein will resume riding and competing in the sport…

Intanga Rose looks to bloom (again) in Fury

TORONTO, May 9, 2019 – Queen’s Plate-eligible Intanga Rose chases her first added-money score in Sunday’s $125,000 Fury Stakes for Canadian-foaled three-year-old fillies,…

Ballade Stakes: Red Cabernet looks to hit all the right keys for Piano Bar Racing

TORONTO, May 8, 2019 – Red Cabernet, a five-year-old daughter of Signature Red, seeks to add more Black Type to her racing…

Pink Lloyd earns third straight Jacques Cartier Stakes title

TORONTO, May 4, 2019 – Making his season’s debut on Saturday afternoon, Canada’s reigning Champion Male Sprinter Pink Lloyd won the third…

Fifty-two remain eligible to The Queen’s Plate

TORONTO, May 4, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment today released an updated list of Canadian-bred three-year-olds eligible to the 160th running of the…

A Longley look at the Derby: “If there is a will, there is a way”

By: Rob Longley for Woodbine.com TORONTO, May 3, 2019 – Rather than worry publicly about drawing the dreaded inside post for the Kentucky Derby,…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, May 3, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Pink Lloyd fit for Jacques Cartier hat trick?

TORONTO, May 1, 2019 – Multiple stakes champion and 2017 Canadian Horse of the Year Pink Lloyd makes his seasonal debut in…

Da Silva caps off a perfect six-win day in the Wando Stakes

TORONTO, April 28, 2019 – Jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva capped off a six-race win streak on Sunday afternoon’s card at Woodbine…

Campbell starts Woodbine meet with ‘Souper Success’ in stakes action

TORONTO, April 27, 2019 – With Jesse Campbell aboard for his second stakes win through the first two weekends of the Woodbine…

Husbands victorious in Woodbine return

TORONTO, April 27, 2019 – Jockey Patrick Husbands made a winning return to Woodbine in the five-furlong fourth race aboard four-year-old colt…

A Longley look at the Derby: Baffert is back for another Derby crown

By: Rob Longley for Woodbine.com TORONTO, April 26, 2019 – Bob Baffert the horse trainer has no peer when it comes to preparing horses…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

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

Global Access returns to Woodbine for Wando, stakes crown in tow

TORONTO, April 25, 2019 – Global Access, who broke his maiden last October at Woodbine, will make a return engagement to the…

Patrick Husbands set to return to action Saturday

By: Hayley Morrison for Woodbine Communications TORONTO, April 24, 2019 – After suffering a devastating injury last season, veteran reinsman Patrick Husbands…

Corduroy Road looks for another winning trip, this time in Woodstock Stakes

TORONTO, April 24, 2019 – Corduroy Road, bred and owned by Frank Di Giulio Jr., makes his added-money debut in Saturday’s $100,000…

Sister Peacock wires Star Shoot Stakes fillies

TORONTO, April 21, 2019 – Sister Peacock and jockey Jesse Campbell led gate-to-wire in Sunday’s $100,000 Star Shoot Stakes for three-year-old fillies…

Shakopee Town wins Whimsical Stakes on Woodbine’s Opening Day

TORONTO, April 20, 2019 – And they’re off… The 2019 Thoroughbred meet kicked off on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack and trainer…

Jockey Meet and Greet set for Opening Day at Woodbine

TORONTO, April 19, 2018 – Horse racing fans will have the chance to meet some of the stars of the sport on…

A Longley look at the Derby: Bullet work puts War of Will back on the radar

By: Rob Longley for Woodbine.com TORONTO, April 19, 2019 – Out of sight was never going to be out of mind for trainer Mark…

Sovereign Awards presented to 2018 winners

TORONTO, April 19, 2019 – The Jockey Club of Canada hosted the 44th Annual Sovereign Awards ceremony on Thursday, April 18, 2019…

Intanga Rose goes for hat trick, first stakes win in Star Shoot

TORONTO, April 18, 2019 – Stronach Stables’ homebred Intanga Rose shoots for the stars in Sunday’s $100,000 Star Shoot Stakes during opening…

Shakopee Town comes to town seeking Whimsical crown on Opening Day

TORONTO, April 17, 2019 – Shakopee Town, a homebred for Bill and Al Ulwelling, makes her Canadian debut in the $125,000 Grade…