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Lady Shadow Sharp In Betsy Ross

May 28, 2017:

The Ron Adams-trained and Yannick Gingras-driven Lady Shadow ($4.00) was an authoritative force in the $150,000 Betsy Ross Mares Invitational at Harrah’s Philadelphia on Sunday, May 28, as the daughter of Shadow Play paced to a gate-to-wire win in a sharp 1:49....read on

Hemi Seelster Revs At Yonkers

May 28, 2017:

“Hemi Seelster has fled the scene,” so said Yonkers Raceway track announcer John Hernan, who did not lie. ‘Hemi’ (Brent Holland, $9.90) made quick work of 11 rivals Sunday afternoon (May 28) while winning Yonkers’ mile-and-a-quarter $68,000 Open Trot....read on

Rosecroft Meet Wraps This Week

May 28, 2017:

Rosecroft will wrap up its spring meet this week with live programs on Tuesday and Wednesday....read on

Amateur Competition Still Up For Grabs

May 28, 2017:

Mickael Gilles Lemarchand, driving Be Cash Money, a son of Ready Cash, won the first of two legs of the French-American Friendship Trot over the 1,200-metre inner track at Hippodromo Argentan in Normany on Sunday, May 28....read on

More Series Finals At Hawthorne

May 28, 2017:

A trio of series finals highlighted the Saturday, May 27 program of racing at Hawthorne Race Course....read on

Timoko Captures Elitlopp Final

May 28, 2017:

The Björn Goop-driven and Richard Westerink-trained Timoko shocked Sweden’s Solvalla Racecourse on Sunday, May 28. The 10-year-old horse upset elimination winners Bold Eagle and Nuncio to capture the illustrious final of the 2017 Elitlopp....read on

Whatitdo Babyboo Sharp In Season Debut

May 28, 2017:

The $8,000 Minnesota-Sired three-year-old pacing fillies event went to post as the co-feature on the harness racing card at Running Aces on Saturday night with eight fillies going to battle, and it proved to be a sparkling performance by Whatitdo Babyboo ($2.80) who reminded local fans of her tremendous late speed by sweeping the field from last to first once again, taking a new life mark (1:57.4) in the process....read on

JK Panache Wins Vernon Open

May 28, 2017:

JK Panache and driver Chris Lems won the $9,500 Open Pace on Saturday night (May 27) at Vernon Downs....read on

Amateur Hour Takes Tioga Late Closer

May 28, 2017:

Leading driver Mike Simons piloted Amateur Hour to a gutsy win in the $23,400 Gail's Diner Late Closing Series final at Tioga Downs on Saturday night (May 27)....read on

New Season's Record At Mohawk

May 28, 2017:

Saturday’s card of racing at Mohawk Racetrack had a little bit of everything, including a pair of sub-1:50 miles....read on

Beyonces Rockn Breaks Track Record

May 28, 2017:

Beyonces Rockn crossed the finish line faster than any other mare in the history of Northfield Park when she won the $14,000 Fillies & Mares Open Handicap in 1:51 on Saturday (May 27)....read on

Brown Excels In New Role

May 27, 2017:

Gord Brown has won the most races ever at Kawartha Downs and on Saturday night (May 27), the opening card for the 2017 season, he shared his knowledge with fans at his hometown track in his new role as race analyst where he also proved very talented....read on

Speedy Score For Givenupdreaming

May 27, 2017:

Givenupdreaming paced the fastest Saratoga mile of the year to date on Saturday night (May 27)....read on

Big M Feature To Ontario Success

May 27, 2017:

Driver Yannick Gingras rushed Ontario Success to the lead at the quarter in a pulse-pounding :26.4 and then was permitted to tap the brakes for the middle half-mile, which proved to be the difference as the pair took the Saturday night (May 27) feature at The Meadowlands, a $17,500 conditioned pace....read on

Battle Of Lake Erie Draw Reminder

May 27, 2017:

Northfield Park would like to remind horsemen and women that the Battle of Lake Erie card (raced Saturday, June 3) will be drawn on Tuesday (May 30)....read on

Pocono's Horse For The Course

May 27, 2017:

If you ever look up the term “horses for courses” in the dictionary, it’s 1-20 odds that you'll find a picture of Luck Be Withyou racing at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono as the illustration....read on

Shady City Wins Second Straight Open

May 27, 2017:

Shady City put no shade on who was the best in Buffalo Raceway's $10,000 Open Pace on Saturday night (May 27)....read on

I Know My Chip Sets Hoosier Record

May 27, 2017:

For the first time this season, a track record was re-established at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino during the evening’s action packed 12-race card on Saturday, May 27....read on

Downbytheseaside Triumphs In Rooney

May 27, 2017:

Downbytheseaside ($2.10) turned in a sharp 1:52 performance to take the $340,000 Art Rooney Pace featured on Saturday night (May 27) at Yonkers Raceway....read on

Mr Irresistible Repeats At Red Shores

May 27, 2017:

Mr Irresistible over-powered pacesetter Adkins Hanover to win the Saturday feature in a sparking 1:54.3 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Stars Out In Meadowlands Qualifiers

May 27, 2017:

The Meadowlands Racetrack hosted a pre-card qualifying session on Saturday evening (May 27) featuring a handful of stars that could be major contenders in stakes action this season....read on

Alberta Sires Stakes Season Begins

May 27, 2017:

The 2017 Alberta Sires Stakes season kicked off on Saturday, May 27 at Century Downs with four $7,500 eliminations for the Alberta Princess starring three-year-old pacing fillies....read on

J N J Breaks Through At Northside

May 27, 2017:

After two weeks of runner-up finishes, veteran pacer J N J was able to capture the weekly $1,150 feature pace at Northside Downs on Saturday (May 27)....read on

Young Savours Commercial Spotlight

May 27, 2017:

“It was a lot of fun to do... I’ve had multiple people tell me that they like it. I’m happy people do and, hopefully, it brings people out to the racetrack.”...read on

Pacing For Charity Returns

May 27, 2017:

Century Downs Racetrack and Casino has announced that it will host the second annual Pacing For Charity event next month on Sunday, June 25 featuring three top Canadian reinsman competing against Alberta's finest to raise awareness for charity....read on

Roy Back At 3R This Sunday

May 27, 2017:

Louis-Philippe Roy, now the leading money winning driver in all of Canada this season and second in dash victories, returns to the Hippodrome 3R this Sunday, competing in eight of the 10 races....read on

Lord Cromwell Looks To Rule New York

May 27, 2017:

Dexter Cup champion Lord Cromwell has the biggest win in his division so far this year, but he will have his hands full on Memorial Day (Monday afternoon)....read on

OSAS Ambassador Visits Kawartha

May 27, 2017:

Hiltons Hot Stuff, a unique Standardbred whose markings resemble a paint horse, will be on hand at Kawartha Downs on Saturday night in her role as an ambassador for the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society....read on

SC Rewind: Adios Harry At Blue Bonnets

May 27, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith talks about a near historic event from over 60 years ago that didn't quite turn out exactly as planned....read on

Racing To Return To Fredericton

May 27, 2017:

Live harness racing will return to Fredericton Raceway in 2017 following efforts by a committee of local horsepeople to revive the sport at Canada's oldest racetrack....read on

Series Finals Featured At Hawthorne

May 27, 2017:

Finals of the Bea Farber Series and Daryl Busse Series headlined Hawthorne Race Course's Friday night (May 26) card of harness racing....read on

Little Santamonica Scores At Saratoga

May 27, 2017:

Little Santamonica has always loved competing at Saratoga Casino Hotel and the talented mare has always done her best work on the front end....read on

What The Hill Crushes NJ Foes

May 27, 2017:

What The Hill reinforced his standing as a big-time Hambletonian contender, reporting home a dominant winner as the New Jersey Sire Stakes took center stage with four $20,000 second-leg events Friday night (May 26) at The Meadowlands....read on

Caviart Wonder Steals The Show

May 26, 2017:

Caviart Wonder challenged the 1-5 favourite, Fine Tuned Lady, head on and wore her down to pull off the upset in Friday’s $72,000 Currier & Ives Trot at The Meadows....read on

Waasmula Strikes In Mares Preferred

May 26, 2017:

Waasmula and catch-driver Phil Hudon pulled off a 14-1 upset with a late rush in the $30,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred Pace featured on Friday night (May 26) at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

BZ Glide Celebrates 100th Start

May 26, 2017:

BZ Glide ($10.20) made it a joyous celebration of his 100th career start on Friday night (May 26) with a neck victory over Jim Dandy in Buffalo Raceway's featured $10,000 Open Trot in 2:00 over the 'good' track....read on

Jewel Lehigh A Upsets Yonkers Distaffers

May 26, 2017:

A perfect-trip Jewel Lehigh A (Dan Dube, $55.50) lit up the toteboard on Friday night (May 26), winning Yonkers Raceway’s $55,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace....read on

Bit Of A Legend N Wins Molson Pace

May 26, 2017:

Favourite Bit Of A Legend N ($3.80) and driver Jordan Stratton swept to the lead at the quarter pole and never looked back en route to winning the $150,000 Molson Pace, the final race of the meet at The Raceway at Western Fair District on Friday night (May 26)....read on

California Board Meeting Summary

May 26, 2017:

The California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) conducted its regular meeting Thursday, May 25, at Santa Anita Park. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. First Vice Chair George Krikorian, Second Vice Chair Madeline Auerbach and Commissioners Jesse Choper, Araceli Ruano and Alex Solis also were in attendance....read on

Campbell Trainees At Summerside

May 26, 2017:

The first stakes program of the Island racing season hits Red Shores at Summerside Raceway on Sunday afternoon (May 28), as the Prince County oval plays host to the Bob Dewar and Ruby Chappell Memorial Stakes....read on

Rivalry Resumes At Charlottetown

May 26, 2017:

If the rivalry between Charlottetown's top two pacing titans were a best-of-seven series, then it is coming to a close with a Saturday (May 27) night do-or-die for Adkins Hanover at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Kelley On Such An Angel, Obrigado

May 26, 2017:

When he first became acquainted with the then yearling colt, Paul Kelley definitely wanted to bring him home. Yet he swiftly banished such reveries from his mind, for he knew Such An Angel was a horse with a price tag that would bust his budget....read on

Campbell Ready For Elitlopp

May 26, 2017:

As John Campbell prepared to head to Sweden for his final Elitlopp, he admittedly knew little about the horse he is driving in Sunday’s elite invitational for older trotters. But he did know the most important thing....read on

Kawartha Downs Opens Saturday

May 26, 2017:

Kawartha Downs, which is privileged to have one of the most loyal groups of horsepeople, staff and fans in the province, will kick off their 45th season of racing this Saturday....read on

Yonkers, "New York Double" This Sunday

May 26, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway features a 12-race Sunday afternoon program on May 28, with a first post of 12:30 p.m....read on

Barn Bella Back In New York Sire Stakes

May 26, 2017:

Barn Bella is back for more.

The New York Sire Stakes champion from a year ago is back in search of a repeat as the lucrative NYSS season kicks off Sunday evening at Tioga Downs with three divisions for three-year-old trotting fillies. Each sports a purse of over $40,000....read on

Molson Pace Night Primer

May 26, 2017:

The Raceway at Western Fair District is gearing up for its biggest night of the year this Friday night (May 26), featuring the $150,000 Molson Pace....read on

Campbell, Resolve At Solvalla

May 26, 2017:

A pair of stars in harness racing—one human, one equine—who hail from Ontario will look to make a big impact across the Atlantic on Sunday (May 28) at Solvalla Racecourse....read on

Calgary Golf Tournament Notice

May 26, 2017:

Alberta horsepeople are reminded that early-bird entries for the Calgary Racing Festival Charity Golf Tournament are being accepted until Wednesday, May 31....read on

Lexis D J: A Source Of Spirit

May 26, 2017:

While Lexis D J’s 50th career win came on a muddy, foggy, chilly, miserable night at Flamboro Downs on Thursday (May 25), the 10-year-old Amigo Hall gelding has shared nothing but good spirits with the many people whose lives he has touched....read on


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