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QUEEN’S PLATE NEWS 160th edition June 29, TSN to broadcast OLG Triple Crown The chase for the OLG Canadian Triple Crown begins with the 160th running of the $1 million QUEEN’S PLATE, airing Saturday, June 29 at 4:30 p.m. ET…

CLAW

WHO WILL START IN THE QUEEN’S PLATE? Last minute supplements aside, the June 29 Queen’s Plate gained perhaps a few added entrants following the Woodbine Oaks and Plate Trial. Desert Ride’s 8 to 1 upset of the Oaks over three…

RIDE

WHAT A RIDE: SAM-SON FARMS’ WINS 8th WOODBINE OAKS Pay for Peace upsets Plate Trial   It was a great day for the husband and wife team of jockey Steve Bahen and trainer Rachel Halden as each won stakes race…

CANADIAN CLASS

BELMONT STAKES TOPS HUGE CARD SATURDAY Racing starts at Belmont on Saturday at 11:30 in the morning (!) and there are nine graded stakes races on a brilliant card of racing. Canadian bred stars ESCAPE CLAUSE and CHANNEL MAKER are…

THURSDAY NEWS

CANADIAN TRIPLE CROWN SEASON KICKS OFF WITH NEW BONUS                 A $500,000 bonus awaits any horse that can sweep the OLG CANADIAN TRIPLE CROWN this year, a super incentive to fuel interest in…

ENDURANCE

WOODBINE OAKS – PLATE TRIAL SATURDAY The first big weekend for Woodbine racing is this Saturday with the $500,000 WOODBINE OAKS and $150,000 Plate Trial part of a day of racing that includes simulcast of the Belmont Stakes. The Oaks,…

SUNDAY MORNING

  ‘BALLYDOYLE BONANZA’ Investec Epsom Derby a Work of art for Anthony van Dyck     ANTHONY VAN DYCK bided his time inside and halfway back in the field early in the 1 1/2 mile EPSOM DERBY (Group 1) on…

NORTH

MANITOBA: ARDELL SAYLER, ONE OF THE COUNTRY’S TOP TRAINERS PASSES AT 66 12 Leading Trainer titles, 1,300 victories for Manitoba legend From ChrisD.ca Scott Taylor writes: One of the giants of Manitoba thoroughbred racing, owner/trainer Ardell Sayler, has passed away. Sayler…

EPSOM

*Looking for WOODBINE SELECTIONS and Analysis? Find it here  https://ontarioracing.com/Learn-To-Bet/Bettors-Corner     JOHNNY BEAR RECOVERING FROM SURGERY John Brnjas’ Colebrook Stable star is 2-time Grade 1 winner, resting at Colebrook                      …

MIXED BAG

TRAINER PHIL HALL FINALLY WINS RACE NAMED AFTER DAD’S HORSE George Royal Stakes at Hastings Park “I wasn’t around when George Royal was running,” an understandably emotional Hall explained in the winner’s circle after leading-in the five-year-old son of Hansen,…

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