Canadian Triple Crown

Holy Helena Favorita Ante Los Machos El Domingo En El Queen’s Plate

Once potros y dos potrancas buscarán una parte de la historia este domingo 2 de Julio cuando disputen el prestigioso Queen’s Plate ($1,000,000) en el hipódromo de Woodbine, en Canadá. El Queen’s Plate es la carrera clásica más antigua del hipismo canadiense, y a la vez es la competencia con mayor continuidad en Norteamérica, siendo […]

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Camp Creek Upsets Sir Dudley Digges In Breeders’ Stakes At Woodbine

Garland Williamson’s Camp Creek struck front in mid-stretch and went on to notch a 1 ¼-length win in the 126th running of the $500,000 Breeders’ Stakes, third jewel in Canada’s Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, Sunday at Woodbine. The son of Dunkirk, making his first appearance in the Triple Crown series, came into the race […]

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Amis Gizmo Romps In Second Leg Of Canadian Triple Crown

The beaten favorite by a half-length in the Queen’s Plate, Ivan Dalos’ homebred Amis Gizmo proved himself with a dominating 5 1/2-length victory in Tuesday’s CAN$500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes, the second leg of the Canadian Triple Crown. The sophomore son of Giant Gizmo (Giant’s Causeway) covered 1 3/16 miles over Fort Erie Racetrack’s fast […]

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Top Three Queen’s Plate Finishers To Contest Prince Of Wales Tuesday

Eight of the finest Canadian-bred three-year-old thoroughbred horses will compete in the 81st running of the Prince of Wales Stakes. A $500,000 purse will be up for grabs on Tuesday, July 26 at the historic Fort Erie Race Track. The Post-Position Draw was held on Friday afternoon. Final entries include the top three finishers from […]

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No Triple Crown Winner In Canada: Breaking Lucky Takes Prince of Wales

Covered in dirt, jockey Jim McAleney strode through the Fort Erie clubhouse, the flower garland draped around his shoulders, after the most spectacular win of his career. On track, he’d thrown up his arms. He’d scattered petals. The 45-year-old McAleney  had just won Tuesday’s $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes, the second jewel of the Canadian Triple […]

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Canadian Triple Crown Winner Wando Dies

Wando, Canada’s Horse of the Year and Triple Crown champion of 2003, succumbed to a suspected heart attack today at the age of 14 at Schonberg Farm, where he has stood at stud since 2011. The Gustav Schickedanz homebred son of Langfuhr-Kathie’s Colleen was trained throughout his career by Mike Keogh. “It’s a very tough […]

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Uncaptured Takes Prince of Wales for Casse, Oxley

Uncaptured has long been an enigma. But Tuesday night at humble little Fort Erie racetrack in Ontario, Canada, jockey Miguel Mena seemed to have solved it, to have found the key to Canada’s 2012 Horse of the Year.. The heavy favorite at 2-5 odds, Uncaptured dominated the CAN$500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes, the second jewel […]

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Irish Mission beats colts in Breeders’ Stakes

Irish Mission held off Aldous Snow in a dramatic stretch duel in the 122nd edition of the Breeders’ Stakes, third jewel in Canada’s Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, Sunday at Woodbine. Irish Mission, a daughter of Giant’s Causeway, was ridden to the half-length score by Alex Solis for trainer Mark Frostad and owner Robert Evans.  Quaesitor was third, […]

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Field of nine set for Prince of Wales Stakes

A field of nine 3-year-olds have been entered for Sunday’s $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie Racetrack. The 1 3/16-mile main-track contest is the second jewel of Canada’s Triple Crown. Queen’s Plate champion Strait of Dover is skipping the Prince of Wales and is training up to the Breeders’ Stakes on Aug. 5. […]

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Strait of Dover morning line favorite for Queen’s Plate

Strait of Dover, River Rush and Irish Mission head a well-matched field of 14 Canadian-bred three-year-olds for the $1 million Queen’s Plate, Canada’s most famous horse race, Sunday at Woodbine. The 153rd edition of the Plate, the oldest continuously run stakes race in North America, will be televised live on CBC-TV in HD (High Definition) […]

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