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Scardy Cat Repeats In Millbank Stakes

October 21, 2017:

J J J Stable's homebred two-year-old filly Scardy Cat was a repeat winner in the Betty Millbank Breeders Stakes on Friday night (October 20) at Fraser Downs....read on

Outlaw Fireball Sweeps Alberta Finals

October 21, 2017:

Reigning divisional champion Outlaw Fireball completed a sweep of the Alberta Sires Stakes finals for three-year-old pacing fillies on Friday night (October 20) at Northlands Park as she held off the late-closing Outlaw Imahotvixen at the wire in the Marquis leg....read on

Dover Downs First Draw On October 24

October 20, 2017:

Here’s what’s happening at Dover Downs in preparation for its 49th season opening on Monday, Oct. 30: The season opening entry draw is slated for Tuesday, Oct. 24....read on

Kiss Me Onthebeach, Page Star At Dayton

October 20, 2017:

Kiss Me Onthebeach, enjoying her second straight $100,000-plus earnings season, topped Hollywood Dayton Raceway’s finest distaffers on Friday night (October 20) winning the $18,500 Open Handicap in 1:51.2....read on

Veterans' Classic Night A Success

October 20, 2017:

Saulsbrook Peach captured inaugural Veterans Classic Pace – part of the first ever Veterans’ Classic night held on Friday, Oct. 20 at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

HP Sissy Wins Mares Open At Yonkers

October 20, 2017:

The Quebec-owned mare HP Sissy (Greg Merton, $14.80) cleared down the backside Friday night (October 20), winning Yonkers Raceway’s $50,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace....read on

BZ Glide Dominates In Open Trot

October 20, 2017:

Getting a favourable draw after having post seven last week, BZ Glide looked like his old self as he handily won the $10,500 Open Handicap Trot at Batavia Downs on Friday night (October 20)....read on

Fillies & Mares Set For Breeders Crown

October 20, 2017:

The first wave of Breeders Crown eliminations was contested at Hoosier Park on Friday night (October 20) featuring the sport's top fillies and mares in action....read on

Pappy Go Go Aims For Perfection

October 20, 2017:

Pappy Go Go continues his quest for history in the Maritime Breeder's final Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Painted Desert Favoured At Summerside

October 20, 2017:

The Sunday afternoon feature is a wide open affair for the field of seven top pacers at Red Shores at the Summerside Raceway....read on

Post Time With Mike and Mike's Breeders Crown Schedule

October 20, 2017:

Post Time with Mike and Mike sponsored by BetAmerica is excited to announce their broadcast schedule for the 2017 Breeders Crown....read on

Metro Winner To Change Barns

October 20, 2017:

"My grandkids called us at 2:30 a.m. and couldn’t believe we were eating soup from a gas station, while trying to get a couple hours of sleep instead of having a nice dinner to celebrate winning such a big race."...read on

Susan Grange Passes

October 20, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that Standardbred owner and Canadian equestrian icon Susan 'Sue' Grange of Cheltenham, Ont. has passed away at the age of 63....read on

Aftercare Organizations Awarded $46,000

October 20, 2017:

The Minnesota Racing Commission (MRC) authorized disbursement of $46,000 to three 501(c)(3) non-profit racehorse adoption, retirement and repurposing organizations at its August meeting....read on

Pick 8 Super Final Contest Winners

October 20, 2017:

Sandra Shea of Pictou, N.S., grabbed the first place prize of $1,000 in the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s Pick 8 Online Handicapping Contest on the Ontario Sires Stakes (OSS) Super Finals...read on

Hoosier Classic Sale Now Underway

October 20, 2017:

The 2017 edition of the Hoosier Classic Yearling Sale is now underway. The sale is being conducted at the Indiana State Fairgrounds with the first of two sessions slated for Friday (October 20)....read on

Anthony Abbatiello Passes

October 20, 2017:

Anthony T. Abbatiello, a harness racing leader for several decades who was a member of the sport's Hall of Fame, died Thursday (Oct. 19) at his home in Colts Neck, N.J, after complications from heart failure. He was 89....read on

Mare An 'Extreme' Life Changer

October 20, 2017:

It’s hard to believe that one race could make such an enormous difference, but to Trent Stohler, being part of Extreme Velocity’s upset victory in the 1997 Breeders Crown Mare Pace was a life-changing experience....read on

Sophomore Rivalry Renews Saturday

October 20, 2017:

“Times don’t matter much. What matters is who you beat not how fast you beat them."...read on

Horwath Seeks Fort Erie Support

October 20, 2017:

During a media scrum this week at the Fort Erie Race Track, Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath said that a long-term solution for racing at the historic Fort Erie track and the entire provincial racing industry should be a priority....read on

Marino Dominates At Fraser Downs

October 20, 2017:

Four stakes went postward Thursday evening at Fraser Downs and trainer/driver Jim Marino went into ‘Beast Mode’ and won three of them....read on

Rookies Impress On Opening Night

October 20, 2017:

The 2017-18 Woodbine Standardbred Fall-Winter meet got underway Thursday evening with an exciting 10-race card....read on

Vernon Feature To Dreas Good Powow

October 19, 2017:

John MacDonald mapped out the winning trip for Dreas Good Powow in Thursday’s $9,000 featured event at Vernon Downs for filly and mare pacers....read on

Eagle Jolt Wins Red Shores Feature

October 19, 2017:

Eagle Jolt contributed to what has become a common night for P.E.I.'s top trainer-driver during the Thursday evening card at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Six For MacKenzie At Flamboro

October 19, 2017:

To say Paul MacKenzie was on fire to start the Thursday evening program at Flamboro Downs would be the understatement of the night....read on

Billings Scores For Yarock, Glasser

October 19, 2017:

A pair of Davids were victorious in short field East Region Billings trots at Yonkers Raceway on Thursday night....read on

Harrington Titles To Kirby, Malone

October 19, 2017:

Harrington Raceway completed its 71st season of live harness racing Thursday with a 13-race program....read on

Five Straight For A Nashty Business

October 19, 2017:

A Nashty Business rolled into Plainridge Park last week from a multi-track sojourn that included three wins in two countries. He continued the streak at The Ridge in his track debut and returned to defend it this week in the top class and came away with his fifth straight win, taking the $14,000 Open Handicap Trot on Thursday afternoon....read on

Amateur Scores For Schwartz, Lee

October 19, 2017:

In a week inundated with races for amateur drivers, Monticello Raceway, for the second consecutive day, programmed two amateur events on the afternoon card of October 18 after showcasing two on the previous days program....read on

'Percy' Proves Moore Right

October 19, 2017:

One year ago this time, Dr. Ian Moore had a decision to make on a yearling from a family he'd had success with in the past. His $110,000 commitment to 2016 yearling Percy Bluechip has paid off handsomely with his first OSS Super Final and a solid chance for his first Breeders Crown trophy....read on

The Thrill Of The Breeders Crown

October 19, 2017:

“It’s pretty exciting (having a horse racing in the Breeders Crown). Just to be part of it, to have a horse that’s even considered good enough to put in the entry box, is the first thing. You sit and watch it on TV year after year and to have one that’s good enough to think about putting in is pretty cool."...read on

No Breeders Crown For Pasithea Face

October 19, 2017:

It has been announced that Pasithea Face has been scratched from the $250,000 Breeders Crown Mare Trot....read on

Friendship Competition To New Zealand

October 19, 2017:

It’s all over except for the shouting. It was the Kiwis that were the loudest after having trounced the home team in the recently completed USA vs. New Zealand amateur driving friendship competition....read on

Allan McCarty Passes

October 19, 2017:

Western New York Horseman Allan McCarty passed away on Monday, October 16 at the age of 67....read on

Final Two Inverness Cards Cancelled

October 19, 2017:

The Atlantic Provinces Harness Racing Commission has announced that the final two cards of Inverness Raceway’s 2017 live meet have been cancelled....read on

Team Effort Helping Hoosier Rise

October 19, 2017:

“Economic impact studies show that racing has a value of over a billion dollars a year to the Indiana state economy, and that’s an important responsibility on our part to make sure that we treat racing with the respect it deserves.”...read on

Mohawk Per-Race Handle Rises

October 19, 2017:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced that per-race handle for the recently concluded meet at Mohawk Racetrack was up eight per cent....read on

Many Events Leading Up To The ‘Crown’

October 19, 2017:

Hoosier Park Racing & Casino will kick off the 2017 Breeders Crown with a full week of events leading up to the championship races on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28....read on

Resolve To Stand In Ontario

October 19, 2017:

World Champion and O'Brien Award winner Resolve, the fastest and richest son of champion sire Muscle Hill in North America, will be retired to stud at the conclusion of the racing season and stand stud in Ontario....read on

Walter Case Discusses His Return

October 19, 2017:

The last time Walter Case Jr. drove in a pari-mutuel horse race was during the fall of 2008. Although he is almost a full decade removed from that comeback, the polarizing pilot has been listed on multiple horses for this coming weekend’s cards of racing....read on

Roll With Joe Progeny Excel At Vernon

October 18, 2017:

Of the four $45,000 New York Excelsior Series finals for pacers on Wednesday night (October 18) at Vernon Downs, three were won by offspring of Roll With Joe....read on

Exotic Beach Powers Away At Batavia

October 18, 2017:

Without even a moment of doubt in the mile, Exotic Beach overpowered her five rivals to jog home with authority in the $9,500 Fillies and Mares Open Handicap Pace at Batavia Downs on Wednesday afternoon (October 18)....read on

So Not Cool Dominates At Flamboro

October 18, 2017:

Awesome Acres Standardbreds’ So Not Cool ($3.40) turned in a dominant pillar-to-post performance in the featured $9,000 upper-level trot on Wednesday evening (October 18) at Flamboro Downs....read on

Equine Guelph To Offer Online Course

October 18, 2017:

Equine Guelph announces the free offering of the new ‘Gut Health & Colic Prevention’ online course to the first 50 grooms and trainers to register from each racing sector in Ontario: Standardbred, Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing....read on

Wind Of The North Stalks, Pounces

October 18, 2017:

Daryl Bier and Joann Dombeck's Wind Of The North ($4.40, Victor Kirby) was a 1:56.1 winner in the $16,000 Open Trot Wednesday (October 18) at Harrington Raceway....read on

Brown: Court Documents "Explosive"

October 18, 2017:

Ontario PC Party leader Patrick Brown has commented on the documents filed in the Standardbred breeders lawsuit against the province of Ontario and the OLG that planned for the "collapse" of the horse racing industry with the decision to end the slots-at-racetracks partnership....read on

Tamarind Sails To Meadows Victory

October 18, 2017:

Tamarind zipped to the front from post seven and never had an anxious moment as he rolled to victory in Wednesday’s (October 18) $15,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life Handicap Trot....read on

Key Hopes For More Crown Success

October 18, 2017:

Bob Key has been a longtime participant in the Breeders Crown and an ardent supporter of the Grand Circuit. He knows what it takes to win at the sport’s top level and appreciates the opportunities for success....read on

Celebration Of Life For Diane Twasnick

October 18, 2017:

The family and friends of Diane Twasnick have announced details for a Celebration Of Life on Sunday, October 29....read on

‘Post Time’ Preview

October 18, 2017:

Officials with ‘Post Time with Mike and Mike’ have sent out a preview of the upcoming episode of the show....read on


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