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Matchmaker Winners Double Up

March 31, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway’s Blue Chip Matchmaker offered up Round 3 on Friday night (March 31), with another trio of $40,000 divisions for quite superior -- and quite soggy -- pacing mares fighting a persistent, wind-driven rain....read on

Round Two For Matchmaker Mares

March 24, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway’s Blue Chip Matchmaker offered up Round 2 on Friday night (March 24), with another trio of $40,000 divisions for top-flight pacing mares....read on

Bamond Trio Ready To Battle

March 23, 2017:

Since taking over the training of his father’s Bamond Racing Stable, two years ago, Jeff Bamond, Jr. has reached the sport’s greatest heights....read on

Cushing: Mare Is A ‘Delight’

March 23, 2017:

“She is just so handy; you can do anything with her. She also really enjoys her job; she loves being out there.”...read on

A 'Lady' In Waiting...For Now

March 21, 2017:

While many of the sport’s top distaffers are stateside butting heads in the Blue Chip Matchmaker Series at Yonkers Raceway, arguably the best older pacing mare in the game is setting her sights on a later start to the season....read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

March 21, 2017:

The second legs of the Blue Chip Matchmaker and George Morton Levy series from Yonkers Raceway will comprise this weekend’s schedule of Grand Circuit racing....read on

Blue Chip Matchmaker Series Begins

March 17, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway’s Blue Chip Matchmaker for high-end pacing mares began Friday night, with a trio of $40,000 divisions....read on

Trainer’s High Hopes For Devil Child

March 16, 2017:

When Devil Child makes her 2017 debut Friday night at Yonkers Raceway, she will also make her first start for trainer John Butenschoen, who was tasked by owners Crawford Farms Racing and Susan Oakes of prepping the daughter of American Ideal for the Blue Chip Matchmaker Series....read on

Levy, Matchmaker Series Nominees

March 9, 2017:

Defending champion Bit Of A Legend N leads 40 Free-For-All nominees into Yonkers Raceway’s 2017 edition of the George Morton Levy Memorial Pacing Series. The event again honours the Hall-of-Fame founder of Roosevelt Raceway....read on

Levy, Matchmaker Probables Return

March 3, 2017:

A number of older pacing stars looking to prepare for a return to the track -- and quite likely the early stakes season -- were notable performers on Friday morning during qualifiers at The Meadowlands....read on

Bit Of A Legend N Perfect In Levy

April 24, 2016:

Odds-on favourite Bit Of A Legend N (Jordan Stratton, $2.60, part of entry) was the best Free-For-Aller entering and the best exiting Saturday night, winning the $609,000 final of Yonkers Raceway’s George Morton Levy Memorial Pacing Series....read on

Secret To Success With The Ladies?

April 22, 2016:

“The key to our program is buying horses we think are on the upswing and only have room to improve. We keep an eye on them for awhile before we make a move and feel confident they have much more to give.”...read on

Stratton On Yonkers Series Stars

April 21, 2016:

“Even though he raced every week in the series, he wasn’t used all that hard. He obviously drew well, but I’ve found the worst thing is to have a game plan before the gate opens, since they never seem to work out.”...read on

‘Levy,’ ‘Matchmaker’ Finals Drawn

April 19, 2016:

The post positions have been drawn for the $309,800 final of the Blue Chip Matchmaker Series and the $606,000 final of the George Morton Levy Memorial Series, which will headline Yonkers Raceway’s program of live racing this Saturday evening....read on

Purses Set For Matchmaker And Levy

April 18, 2016:

Yonkers Raceway has announced the purses for Saturday night’s series finals, with the Blue Chip Matchmaker going for the $309,800 and the George Morton Levy Memorial set at $606,000....read on


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