Headlines for Sunday, January 27, 2008

  • Calder Race Course

    'Tough Race' Seen for Calder Slots

    Calder Race Course president Ken Dunn expects "a tough race" during the last days before Miami-Dade County's Jan. 29 vote on slot machines for Calder and two other pari-mutuel facilities.

  • Yankee Bravo Wins California Derby

    Yankee Bravo duplicated his Eddie Logan Stakes performance, unleashing a strong stretch rally to remain undefeated by winning the $150,000 California Derby on a showery day at Golden Gate Fields Jan. 27.

  • Due to inclement weather, live racing has been cancelled for Monday, Jan. 18 at Santa Anita.

    'Anita Cancels Jan. 27-28 Programs

    After getting a break in the weather enabling the Sunshine Millions program to go forward Jan. 26, Santa Anita announced it has canceled its live racing programs for the next two days after more rain hit the track overnight.

  • First Foal for Strut the Stage

    Millionaire Strut the Stage's first reported foal arrived Jan. 23 at Frank Maida's Pedigree Farm near Schomberg, Ontario.

  • Niigon

    Niigon Sires First Foal

    The first reported foal by Canadian classic winner Niigon is a filly born Jan. 5 and foaled in Ontario, Canada.