Chantal Sutherland is home again. After years south of the border, the veteran jockey will again ride full-time at Woodbine Racetrack, whose 2018 thoroughbred schedule begins Saturday.
Canadian-bred Flameaway closing on Kentucky Derby spot
Mark Casse is continuing his long-time pursuit of an elusive Derby victory with Ontario-bred colt Flameaway. The horse could solidify its quest to run at Churchill Downs on Saturday with a solid performance in the US$1-million Bluegrass Stakes, a Grade 2 1 1/8-mile dirt race at Keeneland.
2017 season was solid for Woodbine Entertainment
The '17 thoroughbred campaign, which covered 132 dates (one cancellation) produced an "all-sources" handle of $500,713,839, a 7.3 per cent increase from what was recorded from 133 dates in 2016.
Channel Maker wins Breeders' Stakes in photo finish
Channel Maker has won the Breeders' Stakes in a photo finish. The $400,000 Breeders' Stakes is the final race in Canada's horse racing Triple Crown.
Holy Helena wins 158th Queen's Plate
Holy Helena came on down the stretch to win the $1-million Queen's Plate on a hot, humid Sunday. The 2/1 favourite came from third to earn Stronach Stables its fourth Plate win but first by a filly, capturing the 1 1/4-mile event on Woodbine Racetrack's tapeta course in 2:02.87.
Holy Helena early favourite for Queen's Plate
Woodbine Oaks winner Holy Helena is the early 3-1 favourite for Sunday's $1-million Queen's Plate. Holy Helena will break from the No. 3 post at Woodbine Racetrack as she attempts to become the second filly in three years to capture the first jewel of Canada's Triple Crown.
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