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Severe Thunderstorms Force Cancellation Of Woodbine’s Monday Card After Fifth Race

Woodbine Racetrack has been forced to cancel the remainder of Monday’s live Thoroughbred racing program following the fifth race due to inclement weather conditions in the Toronto area. Environment Canada meteorologists issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Ontario at 3:40 p.m. EDT, which will remain in effect for three hours. The warning states the the thunderstorms are […]

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Got Stormy Proves Deserving Favorite In Ontario Colleen

Gary Barber’s sophomore filly Got Stormy delivered on her pari-mutuel promise in the $125,000 Ontario Colleen on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack, adding a graded win to her current streak of stakes success. With Patrick Husbands aboard for her Canadian debut, the Mark Casse trainee was sent postward as the overwhelming 3-5 favourite following back-to-back stakes wins stateside […]

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Gamble’s Ghost Powers Home For Ontario Matron Victory

With a well-timed stretch run, favorite Gamble’s Ghost powered up on the far outside to prevail by a neck in the $125,000 Ontario Matron Stakes (Grade 3) featured on the mid-July Sunday program at Woodbine Racetrack. Jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva worked out the winning trip aboard Gamble’s Ghost for trainer Josie Carroll and owner/breeder Ivan Dalos, who […]

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Breeders’ Cup Presents Connections: Will Stars Align For Another Filly In Queen’s Plate?

Catherine Day Phillips traveled across the globe to find her way back home. Canadian born and bred, Day Phillips now trains a string of 25 Thoroughbreds at Woodbine, and will saddle the filly Dixie Moon, winner of the Woobine Oaks, in Saturday’s $1 million Queen’s Plate. “She’s very seasoned for a young horse,” said Day […]

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Aheadbyacentury Seeks Ending To 40-Year Curse In Queen’s Plate

The so-called curse of Apollo, under which no horse had won the Kentucky Derby when unraced as a 2-year-old since 1882, was lifted this year by Triple Crown winner Justify. Canada has its own version of that now extinct jinx, as no horse since Norcliffe in 1976 has parlayed victory in Woodbine’s Coronation Futurity into […]

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Paulick Report 6/20 News Minute Presented By Woodbine Racetrack

News happens throughout the day, and the Paulick Report is here to keep you up-to-date on the latest developments in the Thoroughbred industry. In today’s Paulick Report News Minute, a Prince of Wales’s upset and historic day for one trainer at the Royal Ascot meet. Plus, two important partnerships were announced in Kentucky and they’ll […]

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Turf Endurance Series Returns To Woodbine, Kicks Off July 1

Woodbine’s Turf Endurance Series, which will offer $40,000 in bonuses to the winning connections this year, will kick off with a 1-3/8 mile first leg featured on the undercard of the third day of the Queen’s Plate Festival (Canada Day, July 1).  Subsequent legs expanding in distance will be held on August 5 (over 1-1/2 miles) and September 9 (1-5/8 […]

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Pink Lloyd Aims For 12th Straight Stakes Win At Woodbine

Pink Lloyd, winner of an unprecedented 11 straight stakes races at Woodbine, will be looking to extend that streak here in the $100,000 Shepperton on July 8. After beginning his current campaign with repeats in the Jacques Cartier, New Providence and Achievement, the six-year-old Pink Lloyd also will be looking to double up in the 6 […]

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Dixie Moon Eclipses Wonder Gadot In Woodbine Oaks

Dixie Moon, sent off as the second choice at 3-1, held off the late surge of odds-on favourite Wonder Gadot to prevail by a head in Saturday’s $500,000 Woodbine Oaks Presented By Budweiser at Woodbine Racetrack. Trained by Catherine Day Phillips and ridden by Eurico Rosa da Silva, Dixie Moon had pressed the pace of Fairy Hill […]

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Emma-Jayne Wilson Presented With Avelino Gomez Memorial Award

Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson received the 2018 Avelino Gomez Memorial Award during a special presentation held on the E.P. Taylor Turf Course following the second race on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack. Joined by her family and fellow jockeys, the 36-year-old Brampton, Ont. native was presented with the coveted Gomez Award, which is given to a person — […]

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