Woodbine News

Woodbine Racetrack to close season with biggest race card in its history

TORONTO, December 13, 2019 – This Sunday’s Thoroughbred card features 192 horses entered to compete in 16 races, making it the biggest…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, December 13, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

LongRun’s “Join Jim” Christmas Donation Campaign has Raised a Record $60,000 with More Than Two Weeks Left

TORONTO, December 13, 2019 – LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society is grateful to share that the annual Christmas donation campaign, which includes a…

Defending Valedictory champ Pumpkin Rumble looks to deliver Da Silva one last thrill ride

TORONTO, December 12, 2019 – Eurico Rosa Da Silva, in the final stakes ride of his career, will guide 10-time winner Pumpkin…

Woodbine cancels remainder of Wednesday card

TORONTO, December 11, 2019 – Woodbine Racetrack has cancelled Wednesday night’s final five races due to inclement conditions. Woodbine cancelled the remainder…

Elusive Knight gets first stakes test in Display

TORONTO, December 11, 2019 – Stronach Stables’ homebred Elusive Knight, a two-year-old son of Ghostzapper, makes his added-money debut in Saturday’s $100,000…

Curlin’s Voyage wins Ontario Lassie Stakes

TORONTO, December 8, 2019 – Two-year-old filly Curlin’s Voyage gifted Hall of Fame trainer Josie Carroll with a stakes victory for her…

Woodbine honours jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva

TORONTO, December 7, 2019 – Six-time Sovereign Award-winning jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva, who is approaching the finish line of his successful…

Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame now accepting nominations for Class of 2020

TORONTO, December 6, 2019 – The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame invites the public to participate in the nomination of people…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, December 6, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Premium grandstand tickets now on sale for 2020 Queen’s Plate

TORONTO, December 6, 2019 – Ticket sales launched today for the 2020 Queen’s Plate Festival, with the best grandstand seats now available…

Cool Shadows steps into the Ontario Lassie spotlight

TORONTO, December 5, 2019 – Chiefswood Stable’ homebred Cool Shadows, a two-year-old daughter of Munnings, chases her third consecutive score, this time…

Dotted Line streaks to Kingarvie Stakes victory

TORONTO, December 4, 2019 – Norseman Racing Stable’s Dotted Line concluded his two-year-old season with an exclamation point as he captured the…

Meet Woodbine’s leading jockey Da Silva on Saturday

TORONTO, Wednesday, December 4, 2019 – Horse racing fans will have the chance to meet Eurico Rosa Da Silva on Saturday when…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, December 3, 2019 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…

Woodbine cancels Sunday’s Thoroughbred race card

TORONTO, December 1, 2019 – Woodbine Racetrack has cancelled its Sunday afternoon Thoroughbred race card due to extreme winter weather conditions in…

Another celebration for Cooler Mike and company

TORONTO, November 30, 2019 – Cooler Mike gave the father-son team of Mike and Nick Nosowenko something to celebrate during their post-race…

Kingarvie Stakes: Dotted Line goes for second straight added-money score

TORONTO, November 29, 2019 – Dotted Line, a two-year-old son of Signature Red, looks for another vintage performance, this time in Wednesday…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, November 29, 2019 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Cooler Mike sets sights on Sir Barton score

TORONTO, November 27, 2019 – Two-time stakes winner Cooler Mike, a four-year-old son of Giant Gizmo, takes on six rivals in Saturday’s…

Retirement celebrations planned for Woodbine’s leading jockey Da Silva

TORONTO, November 27, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment has designated Saturday, Dec. 7 as “Eurico Rosa Da Silva Day” at Woodbine Racetrack to…

Amalfi Coast a confident winner in Grade 2 Bessarabian Stakes

TORONTO, November 24, 2019 – Terra Racing Stable’s three-year-old filly Amalfi Coast continued her stakes streak at Woodbine on Sunday while earning…

Halo Again triumphs in Coronation Futurity

TORONTO, November 23, 2019 – Undefeated two-year-old colt Halo Again captured the 116th running of the $225,000 Coronation Futurity for Canadian-foaled two-year-olds…

Da Silva partners Pink Lloyd to one more stakes win in Grade 2 Kennedy Road

TORONTO, November 23, 2019 – Canadian superstar Pink Lloyd and his longtime partner Eurico Rosa Da Silva joined forces for the final…