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  • Midnight Aria won the 2013 Queen's Plate.

    Queen's Plate Hero Midnight Aria Tops Autumn

    Tucci Stables' Midnight Aria, wire-to-wire winner of last year's Queen's Plate, will look to get back in the stakes column as he takes on five rivals in the $200,000 Autumn Stakes (Can-II) at Woodbine Nov. 9.

  • River Seven overtakes Frac Daddy late to win the Commonwealth Turf Stakes.

    Surging River Seven Takes Commonwealth Turf

    After tracking the early leaders through the far turn, River Seven edged past Frac Daddy in deep stretch to win the $115,400 Commonwealth Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) the night of Nov. 16 on the turf at Churchill Downs.

  • Awesome Fire wins the Wonder Where Stakes.

    Awesome Fire Smokes 'Em in Wonder Where

    Awesome Fire, under a brilliant ride from Chantal Sutherland, unleashed her closing kick rounding the far turn and overcame traffic problems en route to a game half-length victory in the $249,599 Wonder Where Stakes.

  • Awesome Fire will be ridden by Chantal Sutherland in the Wonder Where Stakes at Woodbine.

    Sutherland Back at Woodbine for Wonder Where

    Former Canadian rider Chantal Sutherland, now based in Southern California, returns to Woodbine July 29 to ride Awesome Fire in the $250,000 Wonder Where Stakes, final leg of the triple tiara series for 3-year-old fillies.

  • Queen's Plate winner Big Red Mike will take on the second leg of the Canadian Triple Crown, the Prince of Wales Stakes.

    Plenty to Like About Mike in Prince of Wales

    Queen's Plate winner Big Red Mike will attempt to add the second jewel of Canada's Triple Crown to his record when he goes to post as the 6-5 favorite in the July 25 Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie Racetrack.

  • Calder Oaks winner Ginger Brew will be the favorite in the Woodbine Oaks June 8.

    Ginger Brew Favored in Woodbine Oaks

    Fresh off her victory in the April 26 Calder Oaks, Stronach Stables' homebred Ginger Brew looks to tackle the first leg of Canada's Triple Tiara, as she goes to post as the favorite in the 53rd edition of the $500,000 Woodbine Oaks June 8.

  • Wannatalkaboutme Starts Buzz in Shady Well

    Undefeated Wannatalkaboutme is giving Canadian fans something new to talk about, winning the $162,450 Shady Well Stakes from off the pace for her third victory in as many starts Sunday at Woodbine.