Woodbine News

Diabolic delivers / One Timer goes top shelf / Lady War Machine leads the way, Saturday at Woodbine

By Chris Lomon for Woodbine Communications Diabolic delivers devilishly good effort in My Dear Stakes TORONTO, July 31, 2021 – Diabolic was…

The Queen’s Plate tickets on sale now!

TORONTO, July 30, 2021 – Tickets for The 162nd Queen’s Plate, the first jewel of the 2021 OLG Canadian Triple Crown of…

Wide-open Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser part of stakes-filled Sunday card

TORONTO, July 29, 2021 – Lorena and Jilli Marie will put their respective unbeaten records on the line in the $500,000 Woodbine…

The Queen’s Plate to Welcome Back Spectators for First Time in More Than Two Years

One of Canada’s most prestigious annual sporting events is excited to welcome back spectators for the first time since June of 2019.

Triple threat: My Dear, Victoria, and Alywow Stakes share Saturday stakes spotlight at Woodbine

TORONTO, July 28, 2021 – A pair of $125,000 main added-money events for two-year-olds, the My Dear, and Victoria, along with the…

Each Horse Tells a Story in LongRun Graduate Virtual Race to The Plate

By: Chris Lomon for Woodbine.com TORONTO, July 28, 2021 – The LongRun Graduate Virtual Race to the Plate is going to great…

Woodbine Racetrack to Host One -Day Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

TORONTO, July 27, 2021 – Woodbine Entertainment is proud to host a pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Woodbine Racetrack on Wednesday, July…

Tickets for The Queen’s Plate on sale this week!

TORONTO, July 26, 2021 – Woodbine Entertainment today announced tickets for The 162nd Queen’s Plate, the first jewel of the 2021 OLG…

OLG Returns as the Canadian Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing Title Partner

TORONTO, July 26 – Woodbine Entertainment is proud to partner with the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) for the 2021 Triple…

March to the Arch rallies for Niagara Stakes score

TORONTO, July 25, 2021 – March to the Arch chased down the pacesetters to win the $100,000 Niagara Stakes on Sunday afternoon…

Jolie Olimpica triumphs over Woodbine turf to take Nassau Stakes

TORONTO, July 24, 2021 – Fox Hill Farm’s Jolie Olimpica bested a field of a dozen distaffers to take the $175,000 Nassau,…

Another Time takes another shot at Grade 2 Nassau glory / Woodbridge opens up seven-year-old campaign in Niagara Stakes

TORONTO, July 22, 2021 – Another Time, a five-year-old daughter of Munnings, looks to go one better in Saturday’s Grade 2 $175,000 Nassau Stakes,…

The Enduring Excellence of Sam-Son Farm

By: Chris Lomon for Woodbine.com TORONTO, July 21, 2021 – The sight of the red and gold never gets old for Gail…

Avie’s Flatter captures Grade 2 Connaught Cup

TORONTO, July 18, 2021 – Turf stakes action kicked off at Woodbine Racetrack on Sunday with Ivan Dalos’ popular homebred Avie’s Flatter…

Golden Vision upsets in Ballade Stakes

TORONTO, July 17, 2021 – Longshot Golden Vision wore down 6-5 favourite Summer Sunday in deep stretch to take the $100,000 Ballade…

162nd Queen’s Plate Power Rankings: Weyburn unanimous No. 1

TORONTO, July 16, 2021 – Woodbine Entertainment today released its first edition of Power Rankings for the 162nd Queen’s Plate. The 162nd…

Avie’s Flatter chases Grade 2 Connaught Cup crown

TORONTO, July 15, 2021 – Multiple stakes winner Avie’s Flatter, who cruised to victory in his return to action in June, faces…

“Great mindset” Sav takes on five in Ballade Stakes

TORONTO, July 14, 2021 – Sav, a five-year-old daughter of Big Screen, goes after her second added-money title in Saturday’s $100,000 Ballade…

Wagering and Simulcasting ‘Back on Track’ at Woodbine Racetrack

Racetrack Expands Hours and Amenities as Province Enters Step 3 of Government Plan TORONTO, ON, June 26 – As Ontario prepares to…

Plate hopeful Avoman something to shout about

By: Chris Lomon for Woodbine.com TORONTO, July 14, 2021 – Don MacRae fully expected the big, flashy, good-looking dark bay to tilt…

Power Pick-6 mandatory payout announced for Thursday

TORONTO, July 12, 2021 – Woodbine Entertainment today announced a mandatory payout for the Power Pick-6 will be held this Thursday (July…

Easy Time triumphs in Grade 3 Marine / Tio Magico has his way in the Queenston

TORONTO, July 11, 2021 – Easy Time put forth a strong showing in the $150,000 Marine Stakes for three-year-olds on Sunday, giving…

Casse continues Selene streak with Our Flash Drive / Undefeated Lorena leads in Fury Stakes

TORONTO, July 10, 2021 – Trainer Mark Casse continued his Selene Stakes win streak as Live Oak Plantation’s homebred Our Flash Drive…

Queen’s Plate trail heats up with running of Grade 3 Marine, and Queenston Stakes

TORONTO, July 9, 2021 – The $150,000 Grade 3 Marine Stakes and $125,000 Queenston Stakes share the spotlight this Sunday at Woodbine….