Woodbine News

Husbands sweeps Saturday’s stakes at Woodbine

TORONTO, September 21, 2019 – Patrick Husbands completed a sweep of Saturday’s stakes events at Woodbine taking the $100,000 Victorian Queen and…

Tournament legend Paul Shurman threads the needle in final race to win Woodbine Mile Horseplayers Tournament

By: Eric Wing for Woodbine.com TORONTO, September 21, 2019 – He’s one of the most accomplished players in handicapping tournament history, and…

Ontario Damsel and Bull Page in Sunday spotlight at Woodbine

TORONTO, August 21, 2019 – Seven starters will take to the world-renowned E.P. Taylor Turf Course in the $125,000 Ontario Damsel Stakes,…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

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

Cool Society steps up to contest Victorian Queen

TORONTO, September 18, 2019 – Cool Society, a two-year-old daughter of Society’s Chairman, steps up to the stakes spotlight in Saturday’s $100,000…

Woodbine shifts post time for Friday Thoroughbred racing

TORONTO, September 16, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment announced today that post time for live Thoroughbred racing on Fridays at Woodbine Racetrack will…

Fast Scene gets act together for Woodbine Cares victory

Toronto, September 15, 2019—Fast Scene, who had seized command on the final turn, held safe a resurgent Bayerly Seen to capture the…

Abscond steals victory in thrilling Natalma finish

TORONTO, September 15, 2019—Abscond, battling throughout on the outside, got the bob over a dead game Walk In Marrakesh in the final…

Decorated Invader comes to Woodbine, takes Summer crown

TORONTO, September 15, 2019 – Christophe Clement charge Decorated Invader wasn’t in the picture early, but was in full view at Woodbine…

Old Chestnut wires Ontario Racing rivals

TORONTO, September 15, 2019 – Old Chestnut, a two-year-old son of Speightstown, made it two straight scores after taking Sunday’s $100,000 Ontario…

Old Persian conquers new ground in Northern Dancer Turf

TORONTO, September 14, 2019 – It wasn’t the smoothest of starts, but Godolphin homebred Old Persian finished in style to make his…

El Tormenta pulls off record upset win in Ricoh Woodbine Mile

TORONTO, September 14, 2019 –El Tormenta, who had endured a string of troubled trips, found clear sailing under jockey Eurico Rosa Da…

Starship Jubilee defends Canadian Stakes title

TORONTO, September 14, 2019 – Starship Jubilee went to the front and never looked back en route to a 4 ¼-length victory…

Ricoh Woodbine Mile Quotes

TORONTO, September 14, 2019 – El Tormenta and jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva won the 23rd running of the $1 million Ricoh…

Yorkton repeats in the Bold Venture

TORONTO, September 14, 2019 – Yorkton, under a smart ride from Patrick Husbands, made it back-to-back wins in the $125,000 Grade 3…

A hit in her first race, Miss Understanding takes on seven in Ontario Racing Stakes

TORONTO, September 13, 2019 – Two-year-old Miss Understanding looks to go a perfect two-for-two in her career when she goes postward in…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

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

Casse fields turf winners Lady Fatima, Quality Heat for popular inaugural running of Woodbine Cares

TORONTO, September 13, 2019—Lady Fatima and Quality Heat, both winners on the turf for conditioner Mark Casse, will be looking to add…

Melmich returns to Woodbine for one last hurrah

TORONTO, September 13, 2019 – Horse racing fans will have an opportunity to see the recently retired multiple stakes winner Melmich back…

“Woodbine Entertainment is world-class horse racing and so much more” – Lawson

“Woodbine Entertainment is world-class horse racing and so much more” – Lawson Organization releases annual Corporate Responsibility Report TORONTO, September 12, 2019…

Fair Maiden heads competitive field for Natalma Stakes

TORONTO, September 12, 2019—Fair Maiden was very impressive when romping by 7 1/2 lengths in the Catch A Glimpse Stakes over 6…

Keep On Truckin sizzles into Grade 1 Summer

TORONTO, September 12, 2019 – Following two outstanding efforts to launch his career, Ontario-bred Keep On Truckin faces his stiffest challenge to…

Canadian champion Pink Lloyd’s next stakes venture is Grade 3 Bold Venture

TORONTO, September 11, 2019 – Hall of Fame trainer Robert Tiller has admittedly run out of ways to describe one of Canada’s…

Starship Jubilee looking for repeat Canadian Stakes celebration

TORONTO, September 11, 2019—Starship Jubilee ran perhaps the best race of her career in the 2018 running of the Canadian Stakes Presented…