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Another Open Win For Truth And Liberty

November 17, 2017:

Truth And Liberty (Total Truth) continues to dominate the competition in the Friday night Fillies and Mares Open at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Regal Luck Delivers At Western Fair

November 17, 2017:

Regal Luck delivered on her pari-mutuel promise winning the featured $9,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred 3 Pace contested over 1-1/16 miles on Friday night (November 17) at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

A Gutsy Effort Gives Kahoku Open Win

November 17, 2017:

Patience was a virtue for Kahoku on Friday night (November 17) as his come from behind effort earned him a his sixth win of the year in the $10,000 Open Handicap Trot....read on

Call Me Queen Be Wins Mares Open

November 17, 2017:

Call Me Queen Be (Eric Goodell, $8.20) retook the lead early and grudgingly held it late Friday night (November 17), winning Yonkers Raceway’s blindly-drawn (by modern technology) $40,000 Filly and Mare Open Pace....read on

The Stable: Horses Feed People?

November 17, 2017:

There’s a fierce rivalry brewing between the 110 racehorses and their 362 owners at The Stable in Guelph. But it’s not about which horses can trot or pace the quickest race....read on

Blooded Horse Sale "Best Ever"

November 17, 2017:

Led by a powerful consignment from Walnut Hall, Ltd., the 70th annual Blooded Horse Sale held November 13-16 in Delaware, Ohio was the strongest in its history....read on

Yonkers Announces Sunday Post Time

November 17, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway has announced an 11:45 a.m. Eastern post time for its upcoming Sunday matinee on November 19....read on

OLG Releases Quarterly Results

November 17, 2017:

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) have released their industry performance results for the first quarter of the 2017-2018 fiscal year....read on

The Real One Thriving With Lachance

November 17, 2017:

As the longtime trainer and driver of $904,593 earner The Real One, Pat Lachance could easily take credit for much of the Mach Three gelding’s success. Instead, the horseman defers praise to owner Helene Fillion, who is understanding of The Real One’s off-the-pace style and doesn’t pressure Lachance to take the horse out of his comfort zone....read on

Twaddle: HOF Honour "Full Circle"

November 17, 2017:

“It’s all full circle.” Meadows-based trainer Tim Twaddle, who enjoyed a lengthy driving career in Pennsylvania and California, will return to his native Ontario this Thursday (November 23) to be inducted into the St. Catharines Sports Hall of Fame....read on

Update: Caesars To Acquire Centaur

November 17, 2017:

Caesars Entertainment Corporation announced on Thursday (November 16) it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Centaur Holdings, LLC—including 2017 Breeders Crown host Hoosier Park and its sister track Indiana Grand—for $1.7 billion....read on

Red Shores Weekend Preview

November 17, 2017:

The capital oval will play host to programs Saturday (November 18) and Sunday (November 19) afternoon with 12:30 p.m. (Atlantic) start times and the ‘King’ of Island racing looking to make more history....read on

Artspeak Coming To Canada

November 17, 2017:

On Friday (November 17), it was announced that 2014 Dan Patch and O'Brien Award winner Artspeak will stand stud in Ontario for the 2018 breeding season....read on

Muscle Massive On The Move

November 17, 2017:

Hanover Shoe Farms has announced that Muscle Massive, winner of the 2010 Hambletonian, will have a new home for the 2018 breeding season....read on

Five Straight For Gagnon At Rideau

November 17, 2017:

Winning fives races on a single card is an impressive feat, but winning five-in-a-row is ultra impressive....read on

Grand Slam For Streaking Claimer

November 17, 2017:

The winning streak is now four-in-a-row and counting for pacer A Boy Named Suuzz, who toyed with his claiming competitors Thursday evening (November 16) at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Catskill Hat Trick For Lightning Strike

November 16, 2017:

Monticello Raceway featured its normal Thursday mainstay, the Catskill Amateur Driving Event....read on

Plainridge Open To Mambo Lindy

November 16, 2017:

After competing against Hannelore Hanover, Crazy Wow and Marion Marauder in the Breeders Crown last month, Mambo Lindy returned home to Plainridge Park for his first start in 19 days and won the $14,000 Open Handicap Trot in commanding style on Thursday afternoon....read on

Matron Mania Hits Dover Downs

November 16, 2017:

Sophomore stars did battle in a quartet of Matron Stake Finals during Thursday’s card at Dover Downs, and a Canadian-based trotter got the party started....read on

Alagna On His ‘Fall Four’ Starters

November 16, 2017:

Trainer Tony Alagna knows Breeders Crown champion Stay Hungry will race in next week’s Governor’s Cup final and he hopes to send the colt some company for the event....read on

Hollywood Ending To A ‘JackPot’ Win

November 16, 2017:

A Toronto-area couple enjoying a Friday night movie at home got a surprise ending that seemingly only Hollywood writers could manufacture....read on

“It Did Take Some Time To Process”

November 16, 2017:

“I watched the race down on the rail and I just kept thinking to myself if nothing happened he was going to win. I can’t explain what it felt like, but it was so special.”...read on

Schnittker To Be Honoured

November 16, 2017:

When the Monticello – Goshen chapter of the United States Harness Writers holds its 59th annual awards banquet on Sunday, December 3, Ray Schnittker will again be the talk of the town....read on

Horowitz Memorial Set For Saturday

November 16, 2017:

Fly Away and Scary Harry, both of whom were impressive winners of their respective elimination heats last week, head the cast for Saturday night’s $20,000 Alan Horowitz Memorial Pace at Cal Expo....read on

Horseman Suspended Over Gate Incident

November 16, 2017:

A harness racing horseman has been fined and suspended in regard to an incident that occurred while he was working during a card of live Thoroughbred racing....read on

Fourteen Additional Tables For Rideau

November 16, 2017:

On Wednesday (November 15), Hard Rock was given the green light to expand its table-gaming offerings at Rideau Carleton Raceway from 21 to 35....read on

Report: Caesars Eyeing Hoosier Park

November 16, 2017:

Caesars Entertainment Corp. could announce this week that it is purchasing Centaur Gaming's Hoosier Park casino and Indiana Grand casino for more than $1 billion, according to a report....read on

Notice Regarding Rideau Race Office

November 16, 2017:

Officials in the Mohawk Racetrack race office have announced that race office functions for Rideau Carleton Raceway will be centralized out of the Mohawk race office, effective Monday, November 20....read on

Batavia Buzzer Beater For Hey Kobe

November 15, 2017:

After getting a trip she hasn’t seen in some time, Hey Kobe rallied late to nab the $9,500 Fillies and Mares Open pacing feature at Batavia Downs on Wednesday evening (November 15)....read on

Wright Earns 5,000th Career Win

November 15, 2017:

Driver Darrell Wright recorded the 5,000th win of his career after he piloted Harveybear to victory in a conditioned pace at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Wednesday (November 15)....read on

Juvenile Delaware Trotters In Spotlight

November 15, 2017:

Star Sapphire and Vandalous won $20,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) first-leg preliminaries for two-year-old trotting fillies on Wednesday evening (November 15) at Dover Downs, while Super Fly took the $20,000 male prelim....read on

Heineken Seelster Uncorks Minor Upset

November 15, 2017:

After faltering in last week’s feature, Heineken Seelster ($16.60) bounced back to claim a second win in three starts in Wednesday evening’s (November 15) $9,000 featured trotting event at Flamboro Downs....read on

'Post Time' To Feature Marohn, Bachrad

November 15, 2017:

Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by BetAmerica, is excited to announce their lineup for Thursday morning's (November 16) show starting at 10:30 a.m....read on

Call For Justice Asserts In Meadows Trot

November 15, 2017:

Call For Justice, typically a Preferred performer, enjoyed a touch of class relief Wednesday (November 15) and took full advantage when he cruised to victory in the $15,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life Trot at The Meadows....read on

Empire City To Explore Partnerships

November 15, 2017:

Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway announced on Wednesday (November 15) that it has initiated a process to explore alternatives, including strategic partnerships, to best position this leading gaming and entertainment facility for the future....read on

Sophomore Matrons Set For Thursday

November 15, 2017:

Four rich Matron Stakes for three-year-olds headline a top 13-race program at Dover Downs set for Thursday, November 16....read on

‘Fall Four’ Eliminations Drawn

November 15, 2017:

The Meadowlands Racetrack will be offering a program of live racing on Saturday night, as the 13-race card will feature $20,000 eliminations for the Freshman Fall Final Four stakes and a $25,000 TVG Open prep for the pacing mares....read on

Gural, Murphy To Be Honoured

November 15, 2017:

Meadowlands Racetrack chairman and CEO Jeffrey Gural will be honoured with New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy at a gala this coming weekend....read on

Looking To Hit Another Home Run

November 15, 2017:

“I missed the foals. I love these horses. I can’t imagine not having them in my life. We’ll see what happens; right, wrong or indifferent. I’m having fun.”...read on

Pridecrest Is Taking Cal Expo By Storm

November 15, 2017:

Everybody should get a call as good as the one Luke Plano got from owner Mark Hinshaw last month....read on

COSA Releases First Newsletter

November 15, 2017:

The Central Ontario Standardbred Association has released its first newsletter....read on

US Estate Planning Guide Published

November 15, 2017:

The Unwanted Horse Coalition is pleased to announce that a new publication, ‘Estate Planning: A Guide for Equine Owners,’ is now available....read on

Amy Wildman Passes

November 15, 2017:

Amy C. Wildman, who was well known in Ohio, where she once operated a staking service, passed away on Saturday, November 11 at the age of 47....read on

Robin Pleased With Breeders Classic Day

November 15, 2017:

British Columbia Harness Racing Executive Director Carla Robin has commented on BC Breeders Classic Day, the richest day of Standardbred racing in the province, which was contested this past Saturday (November 11) at Fraser Downs in Surrey....read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

November 15, 2017:

The publicity department for the Grand Circuit has sent out its weekly recap and preview of Grand Circuit races....read on

Flamboro Closing For Training

November 15, 2017:

Officials with Flamboro Downs wish to advise horsemen of an impending closure to the track for training purposes....read on

'Welcome To Winter' Contest Winner Is...

November 15, 2017:

The results are in for the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s Welcome To Winter Online Handicapping Contest!...read on

The Fastest Of The Fast Pacers

November 15, 2017:

Without factoring post position, if the 15 fastest pacers in harness racing history were placed in a race, which horse would win?...read on

2017 Fall Speed Sale Results

November 15, 2017:

The 2017 edition of the Blooded Horse Sales Co.'s Fall Speed Sale has reached the halfway mark and continues through to Thursday, November 16....read on

Bartlett-Driven Winners Pay Boxcars

November 14, 2017:

For someone who’s running away with yet another local driving title, Jason Bartlett had his share of Yonkers Raceway non-believers Tuesday night....read on


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