Da Silva Polishes Off His Woodbine Career With Pumpkin Rumble In Valedictory

Jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva put the finishing touches on his distinguished career during Woodbine Racetrack’s 16-race season finale on Sunday, adding one more stakes win and a sixth meet title to his achievements. In a fitting final stakes ride, Da Silva guided defending champion Pumpkin Rumble to a 5-1/4 length triumph in the featured […]

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Woodbine Cancels Remainder Of Saturday Card Due To Inclement Weather

Following the first three races, Woodbine Racetrack was forced to cancel the remainder of Saturday’s 12-race card due to inclement weather conditions in the Toronto area. Woodbine cancelled the remainder of the card after the jockeys held a vote in accordance with rule 3.15 in the AGCO Thoroughbred rule book and voted in favour of […]

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Woodbine Closing Out 2019 Season With Biggest Card In Its History

This Sunday’s Thoroughbred card features 192 horses entered to compete in 16 races, making it the biggest card Woodbine Racetrack has held in its recent history. Post-time for Sunday’s card is 1:05 p.m. ET and will have an average field size of 12 horses. “Our race office has put together an exciting card with strong […]

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‘Join Jim’ Campaign Has Raised Over $60,000 For LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society

LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society is grateful to share that the annual Christmas donation campaign, which includes a pledge from Woodbine Entertainment CEO Jim Lawson to personally match up to $15,000 in donations, has already raised a total of more than $60,000 with two weeks left in the campaign. “We are so grateful to everyone who […]

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Da Silva To Take Last Graded Stakes Ride With Pumpkin Rumble In G3 Valedictory

Eurico Rosa Da Silva, in the final stakes ride of his career, will guide 10-time winner Pumpkin Rumble in Sunday’s Grade 3 $125,000 Valedictory, at Woodbine. The 1 ¾-mile main track marathon for three-year-olds and upward, the closing added-money feature of the 2019 Woodbine Thoroughbred season, has attracted 11 starters, including Kevin Attard trainee Pumpkin […]

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‘Nobody Does It By Yourself’: Woodbine Honors Retiring Jockey Da Silva

Six-time Sovereign Award-winning jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva, who is approaching the finish line of his successful racing career with plans to retire at the conclusion of the meet, was feted in a winner’s circle ceremony on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack. Jim Lawson, CEO of Woodbine Entertainment, and Jonathan Zammit, VP of Thoroughbred Racing […]

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Extreme Weather Forces Sunday Cancellation At Woodbine

Woodbine Racetrack has cancelled its Sunday afternoon Thoroughbred race card due to extreme winter weather conditions in the Toronto area. The next live Thoroughbred racing program is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 4, featuring the $100,000 Kingarvie Stakes. Post time for the first of eight races is set for 6:45 p.m.

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Amalfi Coast Kicks Clear In Bessarabian

Terra Racing Stable’s three-year-old filly Amalfi Coast continued her stakes streak at Woodbine on Sunday while earning graded status in the $175,000 Bessarabian Stakes (Grade 2), contested over seven furlongs on the main track. Eurico Rosa Da Silva worked out the ground-saving trip aboard the Kevin Attard-trained Tapizar filly, racing mid-field along the rail before […]

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One Last Hurrah: Pink Lloyd Runs Away With Kennedy Road

Canadian superstar Pink Lloyd and his longtime partner Eurico Rosa Da Silva joined forces for the final time to win the $175,000 Kennedy Road Stakes (Grade 2) on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack. Owned by the Entourage Stable and trained by Hall of Famer Robert Tiller, Pink Lloyd won the six-furlong stakes sprint rallying impressively […]

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Undefeated Halo Again Early Queen’s Plate Favorite After Coronation Futurity Victory

Undefeated two-year-old colt Halo Again captured the 116th running of the $225,000 Coronation Futurity for Canadian-foaled two-year-olds on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack. The Coronation Futurity, contested over 1-1/8 miles on the Tapeta, is considered a stepping-stone to Canada’s most famous race, the Queen’s Plate. The first jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing […]

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