Headlines for Sunday, May 29, 2005

  • Woodbine Tote Failure Forces Refunds

    Due to a serious tote system failure Saturday night, Woodbine Entertainment refunded all wagers from the final eight live standardbred races from Woodbine and over 60 races from the evening's simulcast menu.

  • Toll Taker (foreground) wins the Boiling Springs Handicap over Pleasant Lyrics, Sunday at Monmouth Park.

    Toll Taker Game Winner in Boiling Springs

    Sea Gull Associates' Toll Taker, the odds-on choice in a field of just three 3-year-old fillies, was all heart on the front end to finish a neck in front of Pleasant Lyrics in the $136,500 Boiling Springs Stakes at Monmouth Park Sunday.

  • Le Cinquieme Essai Wins Connaught Cup

    Le Cinquieme Essai, with Steve Bahen aboard, held off longshot Tusayan down the stretch, to capture the $150,400 Connaught Cup Stakes (Can-III) Sunday at Woodbine.