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Plouffe's Quest For Dual Breed Success

September 7, 2020:

Quebec racehorse owner Daniel Plouffe clearly has the touch with Standardbreds. Over the past two decades, he's owned such elite performers as Blissfull Hall and Courtly Choice and won several of harness racing's premier events, including the Canadian Pacing Derby, Little Brown Jug (twice) and the Meadowlands Pace....read on

Redemption For Cuatro De Julio

September 7, 2020:

Cuatro De Julio redeemed himself after breaking his last start to easily win by over two lengths in 1:51.4 in the lone division of the Kentucky Sire Stakes for two-year-old trotting colts and geldings on Sunday (Sept. 6) at The Red Mile....read on

Los Ballykeelamigo Quickest In Prospect

September 7, 2020:

Going wire to wire, Los Ballykeelamigo posted the quickest mile of the three $7,100 divisions of the Prospect Series Three-Year-Old Colt Trot fourth preliminary on Sunday (Sept. 6) at Flamboro Downs....read on

Vegas Rocks Wins Rideau Feature

September 6, 2020:

Sent the 1-5 favourite, Vegas Rock brushed to the lead past the quarter and held firm to the finish to win the $9,200 Preferred Pace at Rideau Carleton Raceway on Sunday (Sept. 6)....read on

Ohio Super Night Contested

September 6, 2020:

State-bred competition filled the Sunday (Sept. 6) card at Scioto Downs with each division of two- and three-year-old competing against their respective sex and gait in $300,000 finals of the Ohio Sires Stakes (OHSS)....read on

Its Mesmerise N Wins Again At Pocono

September 6, 2020:

The American Ideal mare Its Mesmerise N has really taken to racing in the U.S. in her short stay here, collecting her fourth win from seven starts and taking a mark of 1:50.2 in the $14,000 distaff pacing feature during the Sunday card (Sept. 6) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Track Record For Hearduwhispermynam

September 6, 2020:

Driver Rick Magee steered his eighth current track-record holder at Running Aces, guiding Hearduwhispermynam to a 1:56 victory in the $13,800 Minnesota-bred Sophomore "A" Trot on Sunday (Sept. 6)....read on

Clinton Concludes With Record Card

September 6, 2020:

Bob McClure did not have much luck in the Charity Driver’s Challenge that kicked off a record-setting closing day at Clinton Raceway on Sunday (Sept. 6), but Canada’s leading reinsman finished things up with a natural hat trick in the last three $22,000 Grassroots events....read on

Modern Writer Rings Large Upset

September 6, 2020:

Sweeping off cover into the final turn, Modern Writer dug into tempo-setter Dreaming Out Loud and edged to a track-record victory in the final strides to pull a 34-1 upset in the $7,100 fourth preliminary for he Prospect Series Three-Year-Old Colt Pace on Sunday (Sept. 5) at Leamington Raceway....read on

'Perfect' Party Girl Hill Romps

September 6, 2020:

Party Girl Hill ($2.40) looked every bit the part of a divisional champion on Sunday (Sept. 6) at Harrah's Philadelphia, keeping her undefeated record intact with a decisive 1:48.4 score in the $253,000 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes final for sophomore pacing fillies....read on

Retour Au Jeu Repeats In Breeders Series

September 6, 2020:

The three-year-old pacing colt Retour Au Jeu notched his third-straight victory with a lifetime mark of 1:54.2 in winning the $10,000 colt division of the Breeders Trophy Series at the Hippodrome 3R Sunday (Sept. 6)....read on

Real Lucky N Large At Tioga

September 6, 2020:

Real Lucky N scored in the $6,000 featured pace at Tioga Downs on Sunday (Sept. 6)....read on

Dashpedia Darts To Inverness Win

September 6, 2020:

Firing from the pylon post, 6-5 favourite Dashpedia delivered a 1:58.2 victory in the $1,250 featured pace at Inverness Raceway on Sunday (Sept. 6)....read on

COSA Office Closed On Labour Day

September 6, 2020:

The Central Ontario Standardbred Association office will be closed on Monday, September 7 for the Labour Day holiday....read on

Eight Stallion Series Finals Monday

September 6, 2020:

Searching for some exciting Labour Day harness racing action? Look no further than the Meadows, which on Monday (Sept. 7) will host an eight-pack of $40,000 Pennsylvania Stallion Series finals....read on

Follow Your Nose First In Futurity

September 6, 2020:

Powering to the front in the final turn, Follow Your Nose strode to victory as the 1-9 favourite in the $19,380 Futurity Final at the Miami Fair on Saturday (Sept. 5) as part of a training hat trick for Trevor Williams....read on

Dawson Springs Digs In At Flamboro

September 6, 2020:

Taking the lead past the quarter, Dawson Springs withstood a first-over challenge from Bastiano to win the $8,500 Preferred 3 Trot at Flamboro Downs on Saturday (Sept. 5)....read on

Highalator Holds At The Meadowlands

September 6, 2020:

Over the past two years, Highalator has impressed time and again at The Meadowlands, and on Saturday night (Sept. 5) he brought his ‘A’ game once again in defeating a talented field in the featured $18,500 high-end conditioned pace....read on

Davis, Morrill Dominate Batavia

September 6, 2020:

You might say it was a two-horse race at Batavia Downs, except that it was between the top two drivers in western New York. Billy Davis Jr. won six races—including the feature—and Jim Morrill Jr. won five races—including stringing four in a row—accounting for the winners of 11 of 13 races contested on Saturday night (Sept. 5)....read on

Sons Of Shadow Play Sweep OSS

September 6, 2020:

Saturday (Sept. 5) was another big night of stakes action at Woodbine Mohawk Park, and Ontario’s top two-year-old pacing colts and three-year-old pacing fillies shared the limelight in a quartet of $104,000-plus Gold Series divisions....read on

Simcoes To Warrawee Vital, Tattoo Artist

September 6, 2020:

On the Saturday (Sept. 5) undercard, Woodbine Mohawk Park contested two divisions of the $170,012 Simcoe Stakes for three-year-old pacing colts, with Warrawee Vital scoring in the first division and Tattoo Artist in the second....read on

MacDonald Repeats In Canadian Pacing Derby

September 5, 2020:

Just over a month after suffering injury in an accident at Woodbine Mohawk Park, driver James MacDonald continued his comeback by claiming back-to-back titles in the $540,000 Canadian Pacing Derby, pulling another upset by guiding 43-1 Dorsoduro Hanover to a 1:48.4 victory....read on

Robert L. Johnson Passes

September 5, 2020:

Robert L. Johnson of Tonawanda, NY entered into rest on Tuesday (Sept. 1)....read on

OHSS Super Night In Numbers

September 5, 2020:

Eight $300,000 Ohio Sires Stakes Championships for trotting and pacing two- and three-year-old of both sexes will be contested on Sunday night (Sept. 6) at Scioto Downs....read on

Bailey Bags Five At Vernon

September 5, 2020:

'Lightning' Leon Bailey had a career day, driving five horses to the winner’s circle at Vernon Downs on Saturday (Sept. 5)....read on

Time To Dance Dominant At Red Shores

September 5, 2020:

Basking in the glow of his biggest career win, Time To Dance returned to the historic winner’s circle at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park on Saturday evening (Sept. 5) for his third-straight victory....read on

Atlanta Ascends In Maple Leaf Trot

September 5, 2020:

Off a rare miscue when racing in the Armbro Flight, Atlanta sat off quick fractions and advanced late down the center of the track to win the $560,000 Maple Leaf Trot at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday (Sept. 5)....read on

Hennessey Snags Tioga Features

September 5, 2020:

Leading driver, Wally Hennessey drove the winners of both $6,000 co-features at Tioga Downs on Saturday (Sept. 5)....read on

Beach Moment First In Prospect; Accident Forces No Contest

September 5, 2020:

Kicking off cover into the final turn, Beach Moment edged past pacesetter Got Sexy Scars in the final strides to win the $7,100 fourth preliminary of the Prospect Series Two-Year-Old Filly Pace on Saturday (Sept. 5) at Kawartha Downs....read on

Ready For Moni Rolls In Goodtimes

September 5, 2020:

Caught behind dull cover and on the right line, driver Yannick Gingras maneuvered 1-5 favourite Ready For Moni to the center of the track and strode to a 1:52.1 victory in the $215,000 Goodtimes Trot on Saturday (Sept. 5) at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

LIVE: COSA TV At Mohawk

September 5, 2020:

A busy September of stakes action at Woodbine Mohawk Park kicks off tonight and COSA TV has it covered with live broadcasts scheduled for each Saturday during the month....read on

Pocono Hosts PASS Freshmen Finals

September 5, 2020:

The best of the Pennsylvania-sired babies came in for their closeup on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 5) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, racing in four $253,000 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Championships, with a $50,000 consolation event also for the two-year-olds in each division of sex and gait....read on

Its Pacific Time Powers At 'Aces'

September 5, 2020:

The featured $11,500 Minnesota-Sired sophomore filly pace drew a field of six and was headlined by heavy favourite Its Pacific Time, sent the 1-9 favourite from Post 6....read on

'Landry' Leads Hanover Grassroots

September 5, 2020:

Kim Lezanchuk's Landry Seelster ($7.90) earned her third Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots win of the season with a 1:56.1 mile in Saturday afternoon's (Sept. 5) event for three-year-old pacing fillies at Hanover Raceway....read on

Sarnia Septuple For St. Louis

September 5, 2020:

The wins keep coming for Marc St. Louis Jr., whose Saturday (Sept. 5) seven-bagger at Hiawatha Horse Park included a hard-earned win with Validus Deo ($3.00) in the $6,000 Preferred 3 Pace....read on

Barrieau Sweeps Downey Memorial

September 5, 2020:

Gilles Barrieau enjoyed a banner day on Saturday (Sept. 5) at Exhibition Park Raceway, recording seven driving wins on the 10-race card and sweeping all three divisions of the Milton Downey Memorial, including both splits for rookie pacing colts and geldings with his own trainees....read on

'Dexter' Solves Northside Feature

September 5, 2020:

Despite mid-race traffic trouble, Brian O'Donnell's Eastview Dexter ($14.60) proved best of all in the featured winners-over pace on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 5) at Northside Downs....read on

Return Winners Head Québec Series

September 5, 2020:

A total of six return winners headline the final preliminary round of the Breeders Trophy Series for three-year-old pacers on Sunday (Sept. 6) at Hippodrome 3R....read on

Ramona Hill, Caviart Ally Tighten

September 5, 2020:

A pair of renowned distaffers turned in strong tightening miles amid their current stakes campaigns during the Saturday morning (Sept. 5) qualifying session at The Meadowlands....read on

Win A Share In A Racehorse: Enter Now!

September 5, 2020:

If you’ve dreamed of owning a racehorse, but have never taken the leap into ownership, this is the contest for you! Standardbred Canada and the Ontario Sires Stakes are pleased to announce that the ‘Win a Share in a Racehorse’ contest is now officially open!...read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1980s

September 5, 2020:

The latest edition of Rewind is the monthly feature Years Ago. This version is all about the decade of the 1980's and Robert Smith has come up with some short stories and old photos from that era....read on

Great Canadian Property Status Update

September 5, 2020:

On Friday (Sept. 4), Great Canadian Gaming Corporation provided an update on the status of the company’s 25 operations across Canada....read on

New Guarantee On Red Mile Pick-4

September 5, 2020:

The Red Mile has made playing the races a bit more enticing for its horseplayers and fans....read on

Miller Doubles In INSS

September 5, 2020:

Pacing colts and geldings, both freshmen and sophomores, took to the track for Indiana Sires Stakes action on Friday (Sept. 4) at Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino. While the two-year-olds raced their fourth round and the three-year-olds raced their fifth, driver-trainer LeWayne Miller was the common thread as he grabbed victories in both ages with freshman JK Going West and sophomore Family Recipe....read on

Pretty Handsome Powers In Preferred

September 4, 2020:

Rallying from third over, Pretty Handsome hustled to the front late to snag the $36,000 Preferred Handicap Pace at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Friday (Sept. 4)....read on

Gingras Grabs Grand River Golds

September 4, 2020:

Driver Yannick Gingras had a perfect night in Ontario Sires Stakes action at Grand River Raceway on Friday (Sept. 4), steering the winners of all three $72,267 Gold Series divisions for the two-year-old pacing fillies....read on

'Lazy Day' Streaks Through Stoneboro

September 4, 2020:

The amazing two-year-old pacing filly Lazy Day Hanover is now the co-winningest horse among all North American Standardbreds in 2020 when she remained undefeated in 11 fair starts with a 2:00.4 victory at the Stoneboro Fair in the northwest Pennsylvania town Thursday (Sept. 3) during Pennsylvania Fair Sires Stakes competition....read on

Sophomores Spar In MacKenzie Memorial

September 4, 2020:

The Friday (Sept. 4) race card at Truro Raceway featured three $7,201 divisions of the Carl And Marg MacKenzie Memorial for three-year-old pacing colts and two $7,535 divisions for three-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Keidel, Matterlei Win GLADA Event

September 4, 2020:

Driver Gregg Keidel guided Matterlei to an easy 1:55.4 victory in a leg of the Great Lakes Amateur Driving Association's (GLADA) at Scoto Downs on Friday evening (Sept. 4) turning back five other challengers....read on

Barn Holden, Chaptiama Take NYSS

September 4, 2020:

Vernon Downs played host for two divisions of the New York Sire Stakes (NYSS) for sophomore trotting colts & geldings on Friday (Sept. 4)....read on


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