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News From Oak Grove

October 28, 2019:

Oak Grove Racing and Gaming has released important news for those looking to enter horses this coming Friday (Nov. 1) and Saturday (Nov. 2)....read on

Confidence Key To Alagna’s 'Crowns'

October 28, 2019:

”The best thing is I’ve got a tremendous group of owners that don’t waiver. They don’t want to do this or that if the horse didn’t have a good race. They keep the faith and let us do our job. They know that we’re going to do the right thing.”...read on

Pilot Projects In Mohawk Races

October 28, 2019:

On Monday, October 28, Woodbine Entertainment announced plans for added-distance races and a change to the Post 10 starting spot as part of pilot projects beginning November 1 at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Hoosier Classic Yearling Sale Concludes

October 28, 2019:

Two Indiana-sired trotters each sold for $175,000 during the second session of the Hoosier Classic Yearling Sale on Saturday, October 26....read on

Lancaster Discusses AB Super Finals

October 28, 2019:

“Now that day is almost here (Alberta Sires Stakes Super Finals) and the qualifying is over, I’m actually less nervous now than I have been all year… Getting five horses in takes a lot off my plate. It’s been a hell of a ride. A Cinderella-type year.”...read on

Podcast Network Announced

October 28, 2019:

The International Equine Network has launched a unique video/podcast network, featuring live and taped broadcast of domestic and international equestrian events of all breeds....read on

Hanover Requests Post Time Change

October 28, 2019:

Officials with Hanover Raceway are looking to change post times at the track in an effort to increase betting handle and make live racing at Hanover more accessible to the younger demographic....read on

Maracasso Motors At Rideau Carleton

October 27, 2019:

Lunging uncovered, Maracasso strolled to a 1:55 victory in the $8,600 Preferred Handicap Pace at Rideau Carleton Raceway on Sunday, Oct. 27....read on

$25K Guaranteed Pick 5 Monday At Northfield

October 27, 2019:

Northfield Park is announcing the addition of a $25,000 Pick-5 total pool guarantee on Monday (Oct. 28).

Beginning in Race 2, the $25,000 Pick 5 guaranteed total pool includes a carryover of $6,724.

This wager is being offered as part of the Strategic Wagering Program through the United States Trotting Association....read on

Dayson Grinds To Pocono Score

October 27, 2019:

The veteran Conway Hall gelding Dayson overcame a first-over journey, defeating Joey Bats by a half length in 1:54.3 to take the $17,500 featured trot Sunday night (Oct. 27) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Pretty Handsome Hustles At Flamboro

October 27, 2019:

Odds-on favourite Pretty Handsome left for command early and maintained the helm through the finish to win the $11,500 Preferred 2 Pace at Flamboro Downs on Sunday, Oct. 27....read on

Campbell Collects Four At Century Mile

October 27, 2019:

Trainer Sanford Campbell sent four winners on the 10-race card at Century Mile on Sunday, Oct. 27....read on

Leamington Meet Wraps Up

October 27, 2019:

The final card of Leamington Raceway’s 2019 live meet went postward on Sunday (Oct. 27) and was headlined by the $7,000 Lakeshore Open Pace. After having toyed with his competition early, the odds-on favourite in the tilt put on quite a back-half display in the feature....read on

Dealt A Winner Dashes In Philly

October 27, 2019:

Dealt A Winner proved dominant in Sunday's (Oct. 27) $18,000 pacing feature at Harrah's Philadelphia, drawing clear willingly on the final turn to post a seasonal-best 1:49.1 victory....read on

London Selected Yearling Sale Vlog

October 27, 2019:

Were you hoping to attend the 2019 London Selected Yearling Sale but couldn’t make it? Standardbred Canada’s Rachel Oenema relives the highlights and goes behind the scenes in a #LSYS19 Vlog....read on

'Madeup' Takes Plainridge Feature

October 27, 2019:

My Mind Is Madeup scored his fifth victory of the year in upset fashion by winning the $12,000 featured pace at Plainridge Park in the slop on Sunday afternoon (Oct. 27)....read on

JK Cowboy Claims Summerside Finale

October 27, 2019:

Rallying from the rear of the pack, JK Cowboy delivered an upset Sunday afternoon (Oct. 27) in the final race of the season at Red Shores' Summerside Raceway....read on

Capteur De Reve Defies The Slop

October 27, 2019:

A ‘sloppy,’ rain-soaked track did not discourage Capteur De Reve from leading start to finish in the Preferred Trot at the Hippodrome 3R on Sunday (Oct. 27)....read on

Saratoga Series Final To Certify

October 27, 2019:

Sunday’s feature at Saratoga Casino Hotel was the seventh annual Jim Derue Memorial Trotting Series Final, which carried a purse of $38,000....read on

Inverness Meet Wraps Up

October 27, 2019:

Inverness Raceway wrapped up its 2019 meet of live racing on Sunday afternoon (Oct. 27), as the Nova Scotia oval was the scene of a six-dash card. A $1,150 Winners-Over Pace headlined the program, and the biggest longshot in the tilt was the one that ultimately grabbed all the marbles....read on

Massachusetts Sire Stakes Reception Info

October 27, 2019:

On Monday (Oct. 28), the Standardbred Owners of Massachusetts and Plainridge Park will co-sponsor a buffet reception for the owners, trainers and connections of those parties who will be participating in the $800,000 finals of the Massachusetts Sire Stakes (MASS)....read on

Meadows Wagering News

October 27, 2019:

The Meadows Standardbred Owners Association has sent out a press release that highlights a pair of the wagering opportunities at the Meadows on Monday (Oct. 28)....read on

Tartan Downs Deal In Place

October 27, 2019:

According to a recent report, the now-defunct Tartan Downs in Sydney, NS is in the process of being sold in a deal that is expected to go firm in early November....read on

Hallies Comet Upsets In 'Big M' Feature

October 27, 2019:

Hallies Comet used some racing luck and a great steer from driver Eric Abbatiello to pull off a major surprise in the featured $22,500 conditioned pace Saturday night (Oct. 26) at the Meadowlands....read on

Yonkers Opens To 'Monet' And 'Micky'

October 27, 2019:

A second-over Meladys Monet (Eric Goodell, $10.40) and a grinding favourite Micky Gee N (Jordan Stratton, $4.50) delivered the goods Saturday night (Oct. 26), winning Yonkers Raceway’s pair of $42,000 Open Handicaps....read on

Smooth Journey For Bro In Series Final

October 26, 2019:

Bro endured some difficult trips in the two legs of the Gary Kamal Memorial Pacing Series at Saratoga Casino Hotel. The Homer Hochstetler-trained pacer drew the rail in Saturday’s $35,200 series final and the three-year-old’s journey wound up being a bit smoother....read on

Northfield Guarantees Sunday Pick 5

October 26, 2019:

Northfield Park has announced the addition of a $5,000 Pick-5 total pool guarantee on Sunday (October 27)....read on

Atta Boy Dan Earns Pocono Accolades

October 26, 2019:

On Saturday night, the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono honoured its 2019 Horse of the Year and Claimer of the Year, who happened to be one and the same horse – the Western Terror 10-year-old gelding Atta Boy Dan....read on

Feelnlikearockstar Wins Horner Memorial

October 26, 2019:

Hollywood Dayton Raceway paid homage to the memory of longtime area horseman Tom Horner Sr. on Saturday (Oct. 26) by naming the weekly Open Pace in his honour....read on

Bold Eagle Soars In Breeders Crown Win

October 26, 2019:

Bold Eagle came. Bold Eagle soared. The horse lived up to the hype as the eight-year-old trotting star overcame the travel, the elements and the competition to win the $655,000 ($500,000 USD) 2019 Breeders Crown Open Trot and cap the championship finals Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Black Is Back Victorious In Batavia Open

October 26, 2019:

It was a simple plan for Black Is Back. Take the lead, steal the half and cruise home for the win. And that's exactly what he did in the $12,500 Open I Handicap pacing feature at Batavia Downs on Saturday night (Oct. 26)....read on

Dancin Lou Collars Bettors Wish At The Wire

October 26, 2019:

In a stretch showdown of the Glamour Boys elimination winners, Dancin Lou got up in time to defeat Bettors Wish at the wire in the $789,474 Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Colt Pace on Saturday evening at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Gimpanzee With A Breeders Crown Repeat

October 26, 2019:

On a night very similar to this in 2018, Gimpanzee had no concerns with the competition or the harsh conditions and captured the Breeders Crown for two-year-old colt trotters. However, he didn't have a stablemate by the name of Greenshoe standing in his way....read on

American History Tops Open Pacers

October 26, 2019:

Improving with time, four-year-old pacer American History established himself as one of harness racing's heavyweights winning the $657,895 Breeders Crown Open Pace on Saturday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Eight Straight For Warrawee Ubeaut

October 26, 2019:

Is she the best female pacer in harness racing right now? There's a chance we could see Warrawee Ubeaut take on the sport's older pacing mares in the TVG Final and if her Breeders Crown-winning performance is any indication she's a serious threat....read on

Winndevie Triumphs In Breeders Crown Filly Trot

October 26, 2019:

Winndevie journeyed first-over and out-trotted her three-year-old filly foes to win her $657,895 divisional Breeders Crown championship on Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Manchego Magnificent In Breeders Crown

October 26, 2019:

Becoming harness racing's newest double millionaire, trotting mare Manchego was in career form with an open-length victory to capture the $425,750 ($325,000 USD) 2019 Breeders Crown Open Mare Trot on Saturday (Oct. 26) at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Caviart Ally Upsets Defending Champ Shartin N

October 26, 2019:

Caviart Ally kicked off the second night of the 2019 Breeders Crown upsetting defending champion Shartin N in the $394,737 Open Mares Pace on Saturday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Oak Grove Cancels Sunday Card

October 26, 2019:

Due to severe rain and wind that pummeled the Oak Grove, Ky. area on Saturday afternoon, qualifiers and races scheduled for Sunday, October 27, 2019 have been canceled....read on

Breeders Crown Live Stream

October 26, 2019:

A live stream of the 2019 Breeders Crown Finals from Woodbine Mohawk Park is available here....read on

Breeders Crown Finals Complete

October 26, 2019:

The eyes of the harness racing world were once again glued to the action at Woodbine Mohawk Park outside Milton, Ont. for the second of two nights featuring the $6 million 2019 Breeders Crown finals....read on

'Standing' Tallest In Maritime Breeders

October 26, 2019:

Taking control early and disposing of all challengers, sophomore Thelastonestanding trotted to an easy victory in his Maritime Breeders final Saturday afternoon at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Governor's Cup Kicks Off At Northside

October 26, 2019:

Some of the top older horses in Cape Breton made their way to Northside Downs for the first leg of the 2019 Governor's Cup Series on Saturday (Oct. 26)....read on

Racing's Longest Win Streak Snapped

October 26, 2019:

The longest winning streak in modern day harness racing, dating back to 2017, was recently ended at 56 consecutive victories....read on

Will Time Off Benefit Seeyou Men?

October 26, 2019:

Former track record holder and two-time Quebec-Bred Champion Seeyou Men makes a return to the races on Sunday (Oct. 27) at Hippodrome 3R after a few months in the field....read on

SC Rewind: Remembering Greenwood

October 26, 2019:

This week's 'Rewind' takes a nostalgic look back at the venerable old Greenwood Raceway located in Metropolitan Toronto....read on

Perfect Probert Wins Again In B.C. Stakes

October 26, 2019:

Two-year-old pacing filly Probert continued her undefeated win streak in the Betty Millbank Memorial Breeders Stakes while Western Canada Pacing Derby champion Kneedeep N Custard continued his reign in the Robert Murphy Memorial three-year-old colt pace preliminaries on Friday night (Oct. 25) at Fraser Downs....read on

Kindergarten Showdown On The Horizon

October 26, 2019:

Rocknificent and Hen Party won their respective divisions of the sixth and final leg of the Kindergarten Classic for two-year-olds Friday night at the Meadowlands, setting up what should be an interesting final for pacing fillies next week....read on

Six-Figure Yearlings Top Hoosier Classic

October 26, 2019:

A pair of $100,000 yearlings topped the opening session of the Hoosier Classic Select Yearling Sale on Friday (Oct. 25) at the Indiana State Fairgrounds....read on

Joey Pro Doubles Up In Open Trot

October 26, 2019:

After winning in impressive style from post one in the track’s feature trot last week, Joey Pro moved out to post eight through assignment this week and won again in the $12,500 Open I Handicap Trot at Batavia Downs on Friday night (Oct. 25)....read on


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