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Lucky Score Rallies From Last To Earn First Stakes Win Woodbine’s Vigil

Lucky Score, under Leo Salles, was full of run late to take Sunday’s $180,000 Vigil Stakes (G3) at Woodbine.   A 4-year-old Lookin At Lucky gelding, Lucky Score arrived at the six-furlong main track race for 3-year-olds and up without a stakes score on his stat sheet. On a rainy afternoon at Woodbine, the Willie Armata trainee netted […]

‘Strong Will To Compete’: Awesome Bourbon Tops Juvenile Entries For Woodbine’s Bull Page

Fresh off a maiden-breaking score, Awesome Bourbon, a bay son of Not Bourbon-Sea The Awesome (IRE), goes after his first stakes win in Saturday’s $100,000 Bull Page at Woodbine. An ‘about’ seven-furlong E.P. Taylor Turf test for Ontario-sired 2-year-olds, the Bull Page will see six starters vie for top prize on a card that also […]

Unbeaten Philip My Dear Tops ‘Win And You’re In’ Summer Stakes

Seven first-year stars, including Kevin Attard trainee Philip My Dear, take their talents to the E.P. Taylor Turf Course in Saturday’s Grade 1 $500,000 Pattison Summer Stakes, part of a stakes-stacked Saturday at Woodbine. The one-mile Summer is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series, “Win and You’re In” event. Up for grabs is a fees-paid date […]

Cairo Consort Brings Two-Race Win Streak Into Natalma

Cairo Consort, a 2-year-old daughter of Cairo Prince-Absolutely Awesome, will face seven rookie rivals in the Grade 1 $500,000 Johnnie Walker Natalma Stakes, Saturday at Woodbine. The one-mile Natalma is part of the Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” series with the winner receiving a fees-paid berth in the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf at […]

‘She Just Is All Heart’: Sister Seagull Shines In Wonder Where To Secure Two-Thirds Of Canada’s Triple Tiara

It wasn’t a particularly memorable start, but it turned out to be an unforgettable finish for Sister Seagull, who rallied to win the $250,000 Wonder Where Stakes, final leg of the Triple Tiara for Canadian-bred fillies Sunday at Woodbine. The 1 ¼-mile grass test saw Sister Seagull steadied slightly heading into the first bend, but […]

Whimsical Dance, Swoop To Finish Give Gail Cox Two Good Chances As Canada’s Triple Tiara Concludes

This year’s edition of the Canadian Triple Tiara concludes with Sunday’s running of the $250,000 Wonder Where Stakes, at Woodbine. Set at 1 ¼ miles on the E.P. Taylor Turf Course, the Wonder Where, for 3-year-old Canadian-bred fillies, drew six sophomores. Moira, who won the Woodbine Oaks Presented by Budweiser, went on to take the 163rd running of the […]

‘Duke’ And His Colorful Band Ready To Descend On Queen’s Plate

Get ready for the Duke of Love show, Queen’s Plate edition. When the leggy, robust colt steps onto the racetrack ahead of the 163rd running of the Queen’s Plate on Aug. 21, expect a raucous reception from members of his ownership group, MyRacehorse (MRH), which could number up to 40 people that afternoon at Woodbine. […]

‘Things Were Really Going Bad For Me’: Souper Hoity Toity Knuckles Downs For Husbands, Wins Ontario Colleen

Souper Hoity Toity, under Patrick Husbands, made it two straight stakes wins after taking the $153,400 Ontario Colleen Stakes (G3) Saturday at Woodbine. Fresh off a score in the Selene Stakes (G3) on July 2, Souper Hoity Toity, a bay daughter of Uncle Mo out of Town Tour, by Speightstown, dug deep to make the […]

Kevin Attard Doubles Up In Sunday’s Woodbine Oaks

Trainer Kevin Attard will have two chances to net his second consecutive victory in the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks presented by Budweiser, one of four stakes on Sunday’s 11-race card at Woodbine. Inaugurated in 1956, the filly classic, which has attracted 10 Canadian-foaled three-year-old fillies carrying 121 pounds over one mile and one-eighth on the Tapeta, […]

‘Gentleman’ White Flag Chases First Graded Win In Connaught Cup

Multiple graded stakes placed White Flag goes after his seventh career win in Saturday’s Grade 2 $175,000 Connaught Cup Stakes, at Woodbine. Sent out by dual hall of fame trainer Roger Attfield, who recently recorded his 2,000th lifetime win, White Flag, an 8-year-old son of War Front-Shared Hope, will make the 24th start of his […]