Woodbine News

Lift Up primed to rise above Belle Mahone rivals

TORONTO, September 5, 2019 – Augustin Stables’ homebred Lift Up chases her second straight added-money win, this time in Sunday’s $100,000 Belle…

Ricoh Woodbine Mile notes for Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019

AN EARLY LOOK AT THE PROBABLE FIELD FOR THE $1 MILLION RICOH WOODBINE MILE (11) Horse – Trainer – Owner – Jockey…

King Causeway looks to rule Vice Regent

TORONTO, September 4, 2019 – King Causeway, a three-year-old son of Giant Gizmo, rolls into Saturday’s $100,000 Vice Regent Stakes, at Woodbine,…

Norman Powell named drawmaster for the Ricoh Woodbine Mile

TORONTO, September 4, 2019 – NBA Champion Norman Powell of the Toronto Raptors will serve as guest drawmaster at the post position…

Final-race, all-in wager on first-time starter propels Norm Pettus to victory in Woodbine Weekend Horseplayers Tournament

By: Eric Wing for Woodbine.com TORONTO, August 31, 2019 – It hadn’t been much of a tournament for Norm Pettus going into…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, August 30, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Ricoh Woodbine Mile attracts 28 nominees

TORONTO, August 30, 2019 – Twenty-eight horses have been nominated to the 23rd running of the million-dollar Grade 1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile,…

La Feve looks to land La Lorgnette win

TORONTO, August 29, 2019 – La Feve, a three-year-old daughter of George Vancouver, goes for her second straight Woodbine added-money score, this…

Attard giving Peace Sign a chance in Passing Mood

TORONTO, August 29, 2019 – Norseman Racing Stable’s Peace Sign will look to build off an impressive first start when she takes…

Melmich to be honoured in Woodbine retirement ceremony

TORONTO, August 28, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment will honour multiple graded stakes champion and local fan favourite Melmich with a retirement ceremony...

The beat goes on for Pink Lloyd on Canadian Millions Sales Stakes Night

TORONTO, August 28, 2019 – Three-time Kenora Stakes winner Pink Lloyd was among the star-studded cast that delivered winning performances during the…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, August 27, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Alnilah takes Seaway Stakes in a Summer Sunday upset

TORONTO, August 25, 2019 – Alnilah put an end to multiple graded stakes winner Summer Sunday’s Woodbine win streak as she defeated…

Camp Creek prevails in second round of the Woodbine Turf Endurance Series

TORONTO, August 24, 2019 – Camp Creek and Luis Contreras came out on top in a three-across finish at the end of…

Silent Poet rewrites the record books in the Grade 2 Play The King Stakes

TORONTO, August 24, 2019 – Stronach Stables’ homebred Silent Poet turned in a track record performance under jockey Gary Boulanger, winning the…

A star-studded Canadian Millions Sales Stakes Night set for Wednesday

TORONTO, August 23, 2019 – Several notable Canadian Premier Yearling Sale graduates will be in the spotlight on Wednesday evening (August 28)…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, August 23, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Summer Sunday sizzling hot ahead of Sunday’s Grade 3 Seaway

TORONTO, August 22, 2019 – Anne and William Scott’s Summer Sunday goes in search of her fourth straight added-money score in Sunday’s…

Reconfigure wins Woodbine Turf Sprint Series final

TORONTO, August 21, 2019 – Reconfigure made a late dash to take the $75,000 final of the inaugural Woodbine Turf Sprint Series…

Silent Poet looks for king’s ransom in Grade 2 Play the King

TORONTO, August 21, 2019 – Stronach Stables’ homebred Silent Poet goes for his first graded crown in Saturday’s Grade 2 $175,000 Play…

Tone Broke finishes strong in Breeders’ Stakes

TORONTO, August 17, 2019 – L and N Racing’s Tone Broke closed out the OLG Canadian Triple Crown with his second victory…

Fair Maiden wins Catch a Glimpse Stakes with authority

TORONTO, August 17, 2019 – Godolphin’s homebred filly Fair Maiden took off in the stretch to win the $100,000 Catch a Glimpse…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, August 16, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Attfield has his eyes on Soaring Free and Flaming Page prizes

TORONTO, August 15, 2019 – Hall of Fame conditioner Roger Attfield will be well represented in both the $100,000 Soaring Free Stakes…