Woodbine News

Eskiminzin best in Bold Ruckus

TORONTO, June 24, 2018—Eskiminzin, surging to the front in mid-stretch, held safe the late rally of 7-5 favorite Be Vewy Vewy Quiet…

Queen’s Plate notes for Sunday, June 24, 2018

EARLY LOOK AT THE JUNE 30 QUEEN’S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (16) PROBABLE FIELD FOR THE 159TH RUNNING OF THE QUEEN’S PLATE Horse…

Food Truck Extravaganza at Queen’s Plate Festival

TORONTO, June 24, 2018 - Woodbine's own food truck will lead a line-up of popular street eateries invading the 2018 Queen's Plate...

Shahroze sweeps to Singspiel score

TORONTO, June 23, 2018 — Shahroze, invading from Maryland and making his stakes debut for trainer Graham Motion, rallied from last place…

Queen’s Plate notes for Saturday, June 23, 2018

EARLY LOOK AT THE JUNE 30 QUEEN’S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (16) PROBABLE FIELD FOR THE 159TH RUNNING OF THE QUEEN’S PLATE Horse…

Queen’s Plate notes for Friday, June 22, 2018

EARLY LOOK AT THE JUNE 30 QUEEN’S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (16) PROBABLE FIELD FOR THE 159TH RUNNING OF THE QUEEN’S PLATE Horse…

Hall of Fame Induction Gala to be held August 8

TORONTO, June 22, 2018 – This year’s Hall of Fame inductees highlight Canadian horse racing success stories from across the country and…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, June 22, 2018 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Be Vewy Vewy Quiet hunting return to form in Bold Ruckus

TORONTO, June 21, 2018—Be Vewy Vewy Quiet was among the best in his division at Woodbine as a two-year-old, winning a pair…

Queen’s Plate notes for Thursday, June 21, 2018

EARLY LOOK AT THE JUNE 30 QUEEN’S PLATE PROBABLE FIELD (16) PROBABLE FIELD FOR THE 159TH RUNNING OF THE QUEEN’S PLATE Horse…

At The Wire with Jeff Bratt

TORONTO, June 20, 2018 – Join us each week as Woodbine commentator Jeff Bratt shares some analysis on horses that have run…

Attfield has eye on Singspiel sweep with Danish Dynaformer, Final Copy

TORONTO, June 20, 2018 —Trainer Roger Attfield has sent out the winners of seven of 13 runnings of the Singspiel Stakes, including…

Woodbine’s Turf Endurance Series is back!

TORONTO, June 18, 2018 – Woodbine’s Turf Endurance Series, which will offer $40,000 in bonuses to the winning connections this year, will…

Gamble’s Ghost with a spirited score in Sunday’s Trillium Stakes

TORONTO, June 17, 2018 – Gamble’s Ghost, patiently handled by Eurico Rosa da Silva, rallied six-wide down the lane to capture Sunday’s…

Mr Havercamp returns a winner in Steady Growth Stakes

TORONTO, June 16, 2018 – Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry’s homebred stakes winner Mr Havercamp was victorious in his four-year-old debut on Saturday…

Clocker Report: Horses to watch this weekend

TORONTO, June 15, 2018 – Each week, Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri comments on some of the top workouts watched, highlighting horses…

Gamble’s Ghost headlines Sunday’s Trillium Stakes

TORONTO, June 14, 2018 – Multiple graded stakes winner Gamble’s Ghost will be looking to add another to her resume in this…

Mr Havercamp set for seasonal debut in Steady Growth

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 – The highly-regarded stakes winner Mr Havercamp from the Catherine Day Phillips stable will make the first start…

Woodbine celebrates milestone for new turf course

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment celebrated an historic moment on Wednesday as the first section of sod was placed on…

Woodbine cancels Wednesday night’s Thoroughbred program

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 – Woodbine Racetrack has been forced to cancel the live Thoroughbred racing program tonight (Wednesday, June 13) due…

In Pictures: The making of The Queen’s Plate Style Guide

TORONTO, June 13, 2018 – Some of Woodbine’s own gathered at Toronto’s Revival 629 film studios to shoot the 2018 Queen’s Plate…

Hugh Mitchell Joins Woodbine Entertainment’s Board of Directors

CAMPBELLVILLE, June 12, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment Group (Woodbine) today announced the appointment of Mr. Hugh Mitchell to its Board of Directors….

Pink Lloyd pointed to Woodbine’s Shepperton Stakes

TORONTO, June 12, 2018 —Pink Lloyd, winner of an unprecedented 11 straight stakes races at Woodbine, will be looking to extend that…

View from the Booth by Robert Geller

TORONTO, June 12, 2018 – Each week, track announcer Robert Geller comments on some of the performances that caught his eye, highlighting…