CORNER

By | October 21, 2019

TIME FOR FLATTER TO GET AT ‘ER The gorgeous AVIE’S FLATTER looks to the future. The Queen’s Plate favourite is expected to start his 3-year-old season today for owner Ivan Dalos and trainer Josie Carroll. Javier Castellano rides. JULIE WRIGHT PHOTO Queen’s Plate favourite scheduled to race today (Friday) in Kentucky Ivan Dalos’ homebred 3-year-old colt AVIE’S FLATTER,… Read More »

WORD

By | October 21, 2019

  TACITUS charges to to top of Derby Points List Vekoma, Roadster win in NY and CA Tacitus – 97 Beyer Speed Figure Roadster – 97 Vekopma = 94   A week ago, JUDDMONTE FARMS and trainer BILL MOTT watched their impressive 3-year-old HIDDEN SCROLL fizzle in the Florida Derby but the famous colours of the Aga Khan… Read More »

GREY AREA

By | October 21, 2019

 WOODBINE NEWS: UNBEATEN FILLIES FOR STAR SHOOT Grade 3 Whimsical matches Silent Sonet and Shakopee Town SHAKOPEE TOWN, a daughter of Jersey Town, is a stakes winner now at Woodbine with trainer Kevin Attard for owners Bill and Al Ulwelling – FAIR GROUNDS PHOTO SPEEDY SOUL, an undefeated stakes winning filly by Souper Speedy, is one of several… Read More »

BLOSSOM

By | October 20, 2019

KEENELAND 2-YEAR-OLD SALE TUESDAY A Tapit filly out of My Conquestadory working at the Keeneland sale on Monday – Keeneland photo                 Keeneland hosted a large crowd of potential buyers for Monday’s Preview Show held in advance of today’s April Two-Year-Olds in Training and Horses of Racing Age Sale. The April… Read More »

SUMMIT

By | October 20, 2019

  MICKEY WALLS, JOSIE CARROLL, BORY MARGOLUS AND LEXIE LOU AMONG CHRHF INDUCTEES The Class of 2019 to be inducted August 7 at Mississauga Convention Centre   Mickey Walls – riding sensation                       A career in racing was inevitable for Mickey Walls, born in Vancouver, BC to horse racing… Read More »

SCORES

By | October 20, 2019

SATURDAY INFORMATION SESSION ON RACE-DAY MEDICATION BAN IN ONTARIO The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is holding an information session regarding the upcoming race-day medication ban, this weekend at Woodbine. Since AGCO released Thoroughbred Directive No. 1: Standards, the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario says its members have many questions. In a statement online, they said:… Read More »