Husbands Doubles Up In Woodbine’s Saturday Stakes

Patrick Husbands completed a sweep of Saturday’s stakes events at Woodbine taking the $100,000 Victorian Queen and matching Sweet Briar Too in front-end fashion. Husbands continues to lead all jockeys for stakes wins at the current Woodbine meet with 15 added-money scores during his comeback campaign. Owlette ran away with her second stakes title, winning […]

Continue reading
Yorkton Repeats In Bold Venture; Pink Lloyd Declared Non-Starter

Yorkton, under a smart ride from Patrick Husbands, made it back-to-back wins in the $125,000 Grade 3 Bold Venture Stakes, at Woodbine on Saturday. Trained by Stuart Simon for owner/breeder Chiefswood Stable, Yorkton not only took his second straight Bold Venture crown, but also won his first race since an authoritative 5 ¼-length triumph in […]

Continue reading
Casse Pair Top Inaugural Running of Woodbine Cares Stakes

Lady Fatima and Quality Heat, both winners on the turf for conditioner Mark Casse, will be looking to add a new stakes to their trainer’s bulky portfolio when they contest Sunday’s first running of the Woodbine Cares. The Woodbine Cares, which offers a purse of $100,000, will be run over five furlongs on the inner […]

Continue reading
Harty Expects No Distance Limitation For Fair Maiden, Who’s Stretching Out In Natalma

Fair Maiden was very impressive when romping by 7 1/2 lengths in the Catch A Glimpse Stakes over 6 1/2 furlongs of yielding turf at Woodbine on August 17. On Sunday, the Godolphin homebred will be returning from her Chicago base seeking to extend her win streak to three and become a Grade 1 stakes […]

Continue reading
Filly Got Stormy Draws Post Five, Favoritism In Woodbine Mile

Got Stormy, coming off an impressive win over males in Saratoga’s Fourstardave Stakes, will be looking to replicate that feat when she goes postward as the one to beat in the Grade 1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile on Saturday. This 23rd running of the Ricoh Woodbine Mile, worth $1 million and contested over the E.P. Taylor Turf […]

Continue reading
‘Very Consistent’ British-Bred Filly Awesometank Takes On Males In Woodbine Mile

This Saturday at Woodbine, Awesometank, a four-year-old daughter of Intense Focus, will look to go one better than she did in her impressive Grade 1 effort last time out. Owned by Lee Yuk Lun Alan, and trained by William Haggas, the dark bay heads into the Grade 1, $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile off an […]

Continue reading
Raging Bull Ready For A Fight In Woodbine Mile

The movie “Raging Bull,” screened in 1980, was the story of boxer Jake LaMotta, portrayed by Robert De Niro in an Academy Award-winning performance. The horse Raging Bull figures to have a serious fight on his hands when he attempts to turn the tables on the filly, Got Stormy, in Saturday’s Grade 1, $1 million […]

Continue reading
‘We’ve Decided To Wait’: Canadian Champ Mr Havercamp Out Of Woodbine Mile

Two-time Sovereign Award winner and multiple stakes champion Mr Havercamp is out of the Grade 1 $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile. Mr Havercamp, Canada’s 2018 Champion Older Male and Champion Turf Male, has been ruled out of contesting his second straight Mile. “We weren’t 100 per cent with his breeze, and we’ve decided to wait,” […]

Continue reading
Woodbine Mile: Emmaus ‘Always Shows Up’ For Murphy

Will the third straight time at Woodbine be the charm for Emmaus? Trained by Conor Murphy, five-year-old Emmaus, a son of Invincible Spirit, will make his third consecutive start at the Toronto oval, when he goes postward in next Saturday’s Grade 1 $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile. The Kilcarn Stud-bred dark bay finished second, a […]

Continue reading
El Tormenta Hopes To Avoid ‘Troubled Trip’ In Woodbine Mile

El Tormenta, whose name translates from Spanish as “The Storm,” has been the victim of poor racing luck in his last three starts after becoming a stakes winner in his local seasonal bow. Now, trainer Gail Cox will be hoping the four-year-old Sam-Son Farm homebred can find smoother currents in next Saturday’s Grade 1, $1 […]

Continue reading
Twitter Twitter
Paulick Report on Instagram