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  • Lexie Lou wins the Queens Plate.

    Casse Gets Queen's Plate With Filly Lexie Lou

    Six-time Sovereign Award-winning trainer Mark Casse earned his first victory in the $1 million Queen's Plate, Canada's most famous race, when his filly Lexie Lou came from off the pace to score by 1 1/2 lengths at Woodbine.

  • We Miss Artie won the 2014 Woodbine Plate Trial Stakes.

    We Miss Artie Big Favorite in Queen's Plate

    Synthetic track standout We Miss Artie will break from post 6 as the 8-5 morning line choice in a field of 15 for the $1 million Queen's Plate, Canada's most famous horse race, July 6 at Woodbine.

  • Solid Appeal wins the Nassua Stakes.

    Solid Appeal Digs In to Repeat in Nassau

    Back on her favored Woodbine turf course, Solid Appeal scored a repeat victory in the $196,576 Nassau Stakes (Can-IIT) May 25 when she edged past upset-minded Why Katherine in deep stretch.

  • All Blue Grass (Almost) All the Time

    The focus has shifted at Keeneland, as it usually does during the second week of April, to the Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) and the Kentucky Derby hopefuls who will emerge from that event.

  • THS: Spiral Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra take a look at the talented field in the Spiral Stakes, a Kentucky Derby prep race.

  • That Handicapping Show: Spiral Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra take a look at the talented field in the Kentucky Derby prep race at Turfway Park Saturday. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Spiral Stakes.

  • Asserting Bear won the Nov. 17 Coronation Futurity on the Woodbine Polytrack.

    Ontario Colts Test Pletcher Pair in Sam Davis

    Asserting Bear and Matador, two tested Ontario-breds will take on the solid duo of Harpoon and Vinceremos from the barn of Todd Pletcher in the $250,000 Sam F. Davis Stakes (gr. III) Feb. 1 at Tampa Bay Downs.

  • Asserting Bear wins the Coronation Futurity Stakes.

    Asserting Bear Grabs Coronation Futurity

    Asserting Bear, shifted from turf to Polytrack for the first time by trainer Reade Baker, surprised the field with his initial stakes win in the $239,476 Coronation Futurity for 2-year-olds Nov. 17 at Woodbine.

  • Ami's Holiday won the 2013 Grey Stakes.

    Ami's Holiday Meets Matador in Coronation

    Grey Stakes (Can-III) winner Ami's Holiday will attempt to keep his record unblemished in the $250,000 Coronation Futurity Nov. 17 at Woodbine, a race likely to decide the division title for Canadian-bred 2-year-olds.

  • Matador wins the Cup and Saucer Stakes.

    Matador Holds On in Cup and Saucer Thriller

    Matador battled Cool Faith the entire length of the Woodbine turf course stretch in the $244,192 Cup and Saucer Stakes to prevail by a nose in a terrific finish between a couple of determined 2-year-olds Oct. 20.

  • Woodbine's Summer Stakes Lures 10 Juveniles

    Woodbine leading trainer Mark Casse sends out a trio of juveniles for the $200,000 Summer Stakes Presented by TVG (Can-IIT) Sept. 14 at the Ontario oval.