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Internet Hanover Connects In Philly

December 5, 2018:

On a cold Wednesday (Dec. 5) at Harrah's Philadelphia where the track condition went from “fast” to “good” to “sloppy” during a dusting of snow, a day when speed did not hold up very well, Mach Three gelding Internet Hanover was the star of the day, going wire-to-wire in 1:53.1 to win one of three co-featured $16,000 contests....read on

Lily Finds Her Best 'Stride'

October 27, 2018:

Many would state that the 2018 crop of three-year-old trotting fillies is one of the deepest in recent memory. So to win a major race and defeat those fillies is no small feat....read on

Shartin N Goes The Distance

October 27, 2018:

Tim Tetrick pressed the pedal early with Shartin N in the $270,000 Breeders Crown Mare Pace, and the Jim King, Jr. trainee rolled to a gutsy score in 1:52 despite feeling pressure for much off the mile....read on

Four In A Row For Bettor Trix N

October 17, 2018:

Bettor Trix N remained undefeated after four North American starts courtesy of a 1:53.2 triumph in the $17,000 featured distaff pace on Wednesday (Oct. 17) at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Two Drivers Hit $100M Milestone

September 25, 2018:

Veteran Woodbine Entertainment circuit reinsman Mike Saftic recorded quite the career milestone on Monday evening (Sept. 24), as he reached the $100 million plateau in career purse earnings. Saftic’s achievement comes on the heels of an identical driving accomplishment that was lost in the shuffle to a degree this past weekend....read on

Tetrick Opines On NYSS Final Drives

September 22, 2018:

Yonkers Raceway will host eight finals of the New York Sire Stakes Saturday night (September 22) worth a combined $1.8 million. Tim Tetrick will drive seven of the 64 statebreds who seek championship titles, and the 36-year-old is confident in his horses....read on

Alexas Power Strongest In Jugette

September 19, 2018:

Alexas Power was the strongest of the eight three-year-old pacing fillies entered in the 2018 Jugette, racing gamely and holding off all challengers to take home the hardware and the lion's share of the $230,700 purse....read on

Meadows Record For Crystal Fashion

August 22, 2018:

Crystal Fashion rebounded nicely from his tough beat as the Hambletonian favourite, putting away the field with a powerful first-over bid and sprinting off to a five-length victory in 1:53 — a track record for three-year-old trotting geldings — in Wednesday’s (Aug. 22) $167,288 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes at The Meadows. Lawmaker took the other split in the event known as the Hickory Smoke....read on

Crystal Fashion Looks To Rebound

August 21, 2018:

Reaching the Hambletonian is gratifying. Winning your Hambletonian elimination and going off the favourite in the final is a major thrill. Getting parked every step in that final — and still losing by only 1-1/4 lengths — is the pits....read on

Phaetosive Gets Gritty PASS Win

August 21, 2018:

Nearly scratched after tying up Monday (Aug. 20), Phaetosive turned in a gritty first-over performance that carried her to victory in Tuesday’s (Aug. 21) $165,038 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes at The Meadows....read on

Courtly Choice Takes Empire Classic

August 19, 2018:

Courtly Choice ($2.80) earned another major victory for his Canadian connections in Sunday afternoon's (Aug. 18) $272,025 Empire Breeders Classic at Tioga Downs....read on

First Hambo Elim To Crystal Fashion

August 4, 2018:

Crystal Fashion closed stoutly to collar pacesetter Atlanta and capture the first $100,000 2018 Hambletonian elimination....read on

Five For Tetrick Friday At Philly

July 13, 2018:

Recent form indicates that if driver Tim Tetrick wins a race at Harrah's Philadelphia, he's not done having his picture taken that day....read on

Obvious Blue Chip Philly's Leading Lady

July 4, 2018:

Hot trainer Gareth Dowse can do little wrong these days. Obvious Blue Chip, new to the Dowse stable, overcame Post 8 after a 29-day break from the races with a 1:51.1 victory in the $17,000 fillies and mares pacing feature at Harrah’s Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon (July 4)....read on

Dazzling Debut For Sweeter Lulu

June 29, 2018:

The Sweet Lou–Well Read freshman pacing filly Sweeter Lulu made a stunning pari-mutuel debut in a contest for babies on Friday at Harrah’s Philadelphia, coming uncovered from sixth and just motoring on to the wire to stop the timer in 1:53.3, which according to the tabulations would make her the fastest two-year-old, female or male, on a 5/8-mile track in North America in 2018....read on


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