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Tetrick Takes Five At Dover

March 26, 2018:

Very Dark and Ballinrobe were victorious in the co-features during Monday’s card at Dover Downs, and along the way teamster Tim Tetrick put on a driving clinic....read on

Upset City For Majestic Presence

March 26, 2018:

The trip was sweet and the end result was even sweeter for Majestic Presence, who turned a two-hole trip into an 18-1 upset in the Monday evening feature at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Reel Rolls To Preferred Win

March 26, 2018:

A bold move going to the half proved to be the winning one for Reel, who cruised to an impressive score in Monday’s $8,500 Preferred 3 for horse and gelding pacers....read on

Classicality Clicks In Meadows Preferred

March 26, 2018:

Classicality celebrated his return to The Meadows with an easy victory — his fourth straight at his home track — in Monday’s $18,000 Preferred Handicap Trot....read on

Canadian Horse Racing Hall Of Fame 2018 Ballot Announced

March 26, 2018:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2018 ballot. A total of 30 horses and people comprised of 15 Standardbred and 15 Thoroughbred candidates have been selected to appear on the voting ballot....read on

Regally-Bred Foal Hits The Ground

March 26, 2018:

Social media received a bit of a buzz on Monday (March 26), as fresh photos of a newborn Always B Miki foal from See You At Peelers surfaced online....read on

‘Rocketman’ Wins Pompano Feature

March 26, 2018:

The ‘McNichol-Santeramo team’ clicked again on Sunday night at Pompano Park as the McNichol-trained and Santeramo-driven Dees Rocketman captured the $15,000 Open I Handicap Pace at the south Florida oval. The same duo captured the $13,200 Open II with Team Captain....read on

Update On Truro Raceway

March 26, 2018:

Truro Raceway officially began a period of transition last month when it made moves to separate its operations from those of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition Commission. On Monday (March 26), raceway officials commented on the progress that has been made, including the introduction of a board of directors....read on

Buffalo Raceway To Increase Purses

March 26, 2018:

Officials with Buffalo Raceway have announced the details of a purse increase that will take place at the track....read on

Biosecurity Webinar Announced

March 26, 2018:

Equestrian Canada’s health and welfare committee has announced that on Sunday, April 15, Dr. Ashley Whitehead will be delivering a one and a half-hour Biosecurity Training Webinar....read on

Gregory On His Sagamore Chances

March 26, 2018:

“Post 5 isn’t the end of the world. It could have been better, but it could have been a lot worse. If things shake out his way, if he (Point Somewherelse) gets any sort of a decent trip, he’s just as good as the rest of the horses.”...read on

Reminder For New Brunswick Stakes

March 25, 2018:

The New Brunswick Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association (NBSBOA) has issued a notice regarding 2018 stakes eligibility....read on

Raising Richard Repeats; Roy Wins Six

March 25, 2018:

Raising Richard halted Upvote Hanover's five-race win streak with a front-striding score in Sunday night's co-featured $8,100 Preferred Handicap Trot at Rideau Carleton Raceway while driver Louis-Philippe Roy added to his season-leading win totals....read on

Sunday Highlights From Pocono

March 25, 2018:

Weslynn Dancer and Freddie Mac, lining up behind opposite ends of the starting gate, were the winners in the twin $17,000 trotting features Sunday night (March 25) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Wendell Smith To One Small Favour

March 25, 2018:

The $35,000 final of the Wendell Smith Memorial was a delight to the chalk players on Sunday (March 25) at Fraser Downs, as the Debra McCarthy-trained and Kevin Anderson-driven One Small Favour ($5.10) went gate to wire from Post 3 and won in 1:56....read on

'Charlie' Upsets Flamboro Foes

March 25, 2018:

Trotting up a storm coming four-wide from the back of the six-pack, Charlie Is A Joker scored a 10-1 upset victory in the $11,500 Preferred 2 early Sunday evening (March 25) at Flamboro Downs....read on

First Saratoga Open Win For CrazyCat

March 25, 2018:

CrazyCat, by Crazed, is enjoying a breakout season in the early going of the 2018 campaign at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Noble Notches 5,000th Career Win

March 25, 2018:

Driver Dan Noble wasted no time accomplishing his mission on Sunday afternoon (March 25) at Miami Valley Raceway, as he registered his 5,000th career victory in the matinee’s opening race....read on

Penn To Operate Meadows’ Casino

March 25, 2018:

It has been announced that the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved the operator change of the Meadows’ casino to Penn National Gaming....read on

Handicapping Qualifier To McKay

March 25, 2018:

Joe McKay of Gaithersburg, Md. captured the March 24 NTRA National Handicapping Championship Qualifier at the Meadowlands Racetrack....read on

William ‘Bill’ Camp Jr. Passes

March 25, 2018:

Standardbred breeder/owner William McCutcheon Camp Jr. or 'Bill', 90, passed away on Tuesday, March 20 at his home, Holliknoll Farm, in Carrsville, Virginia....read on

April Fractional Ownership Seminar Info

March 25, 2018:

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission has announced that it will be holding a fractional ownership seminar next month....read on

VA Breeders Fund Eligibles List Online

March 25, 2018:

The Virginia Harness Horse Association has posted the lists of two and three-year-olds that are eligible for the 2018 Breeders’ Fund races after the March 15 nomination payment deadline....read on

Meadows Pick 4 Guarantees To Return

March 25, 2018:

Pick 4 wagers with guaranteed pools are returning to the Meadows....read on

Health Courses Prove Successful

March 25, 2018:

“My husband is a third generation, full-time Standardbred trainer and was pretty much born and raised at the racetrack. We thought he knew everything there was to know based on the generations of knowledge he had in his head. By the end of the first day of the course, we were already discussing possible new strategies and techniques.”...read on

'Dr J' Doubles In Levy Round Two

March 25, 2018:

Dr J Hanover won the draw for the second-consecutive start and put his rivals to sleep, winning one of four $50,000 divisions for the second preliminary of the George Morton Levy Series at Yonkers Raceway Saturday, March 24....read on

Bettors Edge Best In Big M Preferred

March 25, 2018:

Bettors Edge bested Western Joe in the featured $20,000 Preferred Handicap for pacers by a half-length in 1:50.3 at the Meadowlands Racetrack on Saturday, March 24....read on

Carolina Beach Barely In Saratoga Open

March 24, 2018:

Carolina Beach made his debut in the Open Pace a winning one on Saturday, March 24 at Saratoga Raceway....read on

Nirvana Seelster Strikes In Preferred; Isitfridayyet Wins Seventh Straight

March 24, 2018:

Nirvana Seelster delivered as the 6-5 favourite in the $34,000 Preferred Pace at Woodbine Racetrack, wiring his rivals by one and one quarter lengths in 1:52.3 on Saturday, March 24....read on

Home N Dry, Good Living Win At Pocono

March 24, 2018:

The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Saturday, March 24 featured a pair of $17,500 contests for both gaits, taken by Home N Dry and Good Living....read on

My Hero Ron Rides Rail To Victory

March 24, 2018:

My Hero Ron rode the rail behind a swift pace, capitalizing off his ground-saving trip to win the $24,000 Open I Pace at Miami Valley Raceway on Saturday, March 24....read on

Robert 'Bob' Desjardins Passes

March 24, 2018:

It has been announced that groom Robert 'Bob' Desjardins has passed away....read on

Howmacfiesty First In Flamboro Preferred

March 24, 2018:

Sent off as the 1-5 favourite, Howmacfiesty travelled a ground-saving trip from the pocket, pulling around the final turn to win the $8,500 Fillies and Mares Preferred 3 Pace at Flamboro Downs on Saturday, March 24 in 1:57....read on

Always N The Money Cashes At Buffalo

March 24, 2018:

Always N The Money paid big in Buffalo Raceway's featured $8,800 pace on Saturday, March 24 by holding back the late challenge of Im So Handsome by a neck in 1:56.1 over the fast track....read on

Dapper Dude Dumps His Slump

March 24, 2018:

Dapper Dude snapped an uncharacteristic four-race losing streak Saturday at The Meadows with a determined front-end victory in the $20,000 Preferred Pace....read on

Plainridge Park EHV Requirements

March 24, 2018:

Please be advised that Plainridge Park will require a 2018 EHV-1 vaccination for all horses entering the grounds....read on

News On Meadowlands Late Closers

March 24, 2018:

The nominations for the March 15 three-year-old late closing series offered by The Meadowlands have been counted....read on

Major Boost For Irish Harness Racing

March 24, 2018:

The harness racing industry in Ireland has reason to celebrate for consecutive Saturdays after announcing on March 24 that government funding has been approved for the Irish Harness Racing Association's Five-Year Strategic Plan....read on

Century Mile Construction Featured

March 24, 2018:

The heavy machinery is out and putting in the work to make the new Century Mile racetrack near Edmonton a reality....read on

Expect A Better Evenin Of Pleasure

March 24, 2018:

“You have that kind of a classy horse, the day he got to the barn, I just ran to his stall and gave him a hug. It’s such an honour to even be able to sit behind a horse like that and have the opportunity to race him in such a great series.”...read on

Razor-Sharp Western Joe Returns

March 24, 2018:

Saturday night racing at The Meadowlands will see top pacer Western Joe go after his sixth win of the season in the seventh race $20,000 Preferred Handicap....read on

SC Rewind: The Madawaska Mile

March 24, 2018:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith goes back 60 years ago to recall a memorable race that still has some very real ties to the present day....read on

Fillies Star In Marian Young Elims

March 24, 2018:

Hurried Romance and Ynothos opened Fraser Downs' Friday night card winning a pair of $7,500 eliminations for the Marian Young Memorial, a stakes event for three-year-old B.C.-bred fillies....read on

'Tempus' Back In Saratoga Spotlight

March 23, 2018:

After prevailing in her first appearance in the local Open, the Ontario-owned Tempus Seelster finished second in back-to-back tries in the $12,000 feature for fillies and mares at Saratoga Casino Hotel heading into Friday night....read on

Opulent Yankee Doubles Up At Big M

March 23, 2018:

The final quarter was eventful, but that didn’t stop Opulent Yankee from winning the Friday night feature at the Meadowlands....read on

L A Delight Wins Matchmaker Debut

March 23, 2018:

Yonkers Raceway offered the second round of the Blue Chip Matchmaker Friday night (March 23)....read on

Another 1-2 Finish For Moreau Mares

March 23, 2018:

For the second time this month, stablemates Witch Dali and Ms Mac N Cheese swept the top spots in the $30,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred Pace at Woodbine for Canada's top trainer Richard Moreau....read on

Edward 'Ted' Finn Passes

March 23, 2018:

Edward 'Ted' Patrick Timothy Finn passed peacefully at Brantford General Hospital, on Monday, March 12, 2018, at the age of 91 years....read on

Harrah's Philadelphia Revises Schedule

March 23, 2018:

Harrah's Philadelphia Casino and Racetrack has revised its 2018 live racing schedule, with the season now slated to begin on April 13....read on

'Pizza Perfect' Returns To Grand River

March 23, 2018:

Over the course of two days, nearly 800 Grade 3 students will delve into the unique "Pizza Perfect" event at Grand River Raceway. The local youngsters will spend the field trip in a hands-on agricultural education program themed after the favoured pie....read on


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