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Like a giant ice block, a mass of bitter cold rests over the East. Aqueduct has already cancelled for today (Dec 28, Thursday). The temperature reads -25 in most parts of southern Ontario with a bit of relief coming in read more
Merry Christmas – Joyeux Noel from Thoroughblog! What are your hopes for 2018? Thoroughblog’s list The cycle of horse racing never actually stops. Yes, most horses who competed at Woodbine in 2017 are frolicking in paddocks with friends read more
Do you have a photo you would like to enter in the Sovereign Awards (deadline Dec. 31) and have not had it published yet? Send to Thoroughblog! ICYMI – Unity comes to the fore in Ontario horse racing… https://horse-canada.com/thoroughblog/unity/ SHAK read more
It’s the holiday season, very wintry in southern Ontario and days are filled with festive gatherings, shopping or just chillin. And still plenty of racing news. The important merger announcement (see the post “Unity” has given Ontario horse racing something read more
ONTARIO RACING, STANDARDBRED ALLIANCE MERGE What does it mean for the Ontario Horse Racing Industry? The announcement on Thursday of the merger of Ontario Racing and the Standardbred Alliance is encouraging news for the horse racing read more
This morning’s post title could be taken as ‘bow’ – wrap it up and put a bow on it – or ‘bow, take read more
Hopefully there will be a lot of “jingling’ in the pockets of bettors by the end of a marathon 14-race card at WOODBINE today – the final day of 133-cards for 2017. The best news is, not only are read more
Updating…updating…. Best wishes for the upcoming holidays – and winter season… RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Purse $39,800. (Plus $8,000 read more
RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Purse $18,700. (Plus $3,700 – Other Sources) (Plus $3,700 – State Bred) (Plus $810 – Other Sources). read more
RACE 1 – POST TIME – 1:00 PM Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) Purse $32,600. (Plus $6,500 – Other Sources) (Plus $6,500 – State Bred) (Plus $4,725 – Other read more