Woodbine Entries & Results for Sunday, September 5, 2021

Woodbine, Toronto, Canada
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Woodbine Racetrack opened in 1956 and has two turf courses and a polytrack main track.
Biggest stakes:Canadian International, Queen's Plate, Woodbine Mile, Northern Dancer Turf Stakes.

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Power Picks stats the last 60 days: Top picks are winning at 32.5%, second picks are winning at 21.7%, and third place picks are winning 15.8%.

Woodbine Power Picks the last 14 days: 0.0% winners /

7F, All Weather Track, $10,000 Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,500

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3)

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

She's a True Fox

Mike Fox

Angus Buntain

Jeffrey Ian Alderson

12/1

2 2

Orbaline

Orb

Harold Ladouceur

Kazushi Kimura

3/1

3 3

Joy's Solution

Real Solution

Anthony Pottinger

Gary Boulanger

10/1

4 4

Kentucky Fan

Kentucky Bear

Abraham R. Katryan

Luis Contreras

6/1

5 5

Big Cheeks

Orb

William Tharrenos

Antonio A. Gallardo

5/2

6 6

Our Ticket

Super Saver

Gerald E. Seymour

Jodeien Anderson

8/1

7 7

Georgian Dancer

Souper Speedy

Sid C. Attard

Justin Stein

4/1

8 8

La Bonita

Silver Max

Bruce M. Pollock

David Moran

20/1

9 9

Matthaus

Bayern

Ashlee Brnjas

Omar Moreno

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Matthaus  9 $11.20 $5.10 $3.90
Big Cheeks  5 - $3.20 $2.70
Kentucky Fan  4 - - $6.30
Georgian Dancer  7 - - -
Also rans: Orbaline, Joy's Solution, She's a True Fox, Our Ticket, La Bonita
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 9-5 $39.10 $61,927.00
Superfecta 9-5-4-7 $1,481.20 $28,740.00
Trifecta 9-5-4 $358.20 $43,863.00
Fractions and final time: :24.25, :47.11, 1:10.73, 1:23.54
Winning Owner: Colebrook Farms
Winning Breeder: Hill 'n' Dale Equine Holdings, Inc.

1 1/8M, Turf, $40,000 Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,300

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) / 0.20 $50,000 Guaranteed Pick 5 (Races 2-3-4-5-6)

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Muskoka Giant

Curlin

Mark E. Casse

Patrick Husbands

10/1

2 2

Meyer

Singing Saint

Martin Drexler

Kazushi Kimura

3/1

3 3

Hit the Point

Point of Entry

Mark E. Casse

Antonio A. Gallardo

5/2

4 4

Download

Society's Chairman

Michael P. De Paulo

Slade Callaghan

20/1

5 5

Maverick Man

Point of Entry

Sid C. Attard

Justin Stein

10/1

6 6

Ultimate Storm

Silent Name (JPN)

Stuart C. Simon

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

6/1

7 7

Dr. Green

Rookie Sensation

Michael Keogh

Jeffrey Ian Alderson

4/1

8 8

English Classic

English Channel

Angus Buntain

Gary Boulanger

8/1

9 9

Flame Zapper

Ghostzapper

Layne S. Giliforte

Christopher Husbands

12/1

Runner Win Place Show
Meyer  2 $3.40 $2.50 $2.40
Ultimate Storm  6 - $5.00 $3.70
Maverick Man  5 - - $8.10
Hit the Point  3 - - -
Also rans: Dr. Green, Muskoka Giant, Flame Zapper, Download, English Classic
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 2-6 $18.10 $115,901.00
Superfecta 2-6-5-3 $879.30 $49,456.00
Trifecta 2-6-5 $229.80 $82,126.00
Daily Double 9-2 $26.00 $27,165.00
Fractions and final time: :25.08, :49.42, 1:13.94, 1:37.27, 1:49.39
Winning Owner: Bruno Schickedanz
Winning Breeder: Gabe Grossberg

Worldwide team plots course for Queen's Plate hopeful Rondure

Rondure may be small, but a team from Calgary to Monaco dreams as big as the Queen's Plate.

6F, All Weather Track, $40,000 Maiden Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $64,300

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5)

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# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Red Maple

Signature Red

Michelle M. Love

Kazushi Kimura

6/1

2 2

Boxer Brief

Leonnatus Anteas

Ashlee Brnjas

Justin Stein

2/1

3 3

Tiz Romantic

Tizway

Michael P. De Paulo

Luis Contreras

7/2

4 4

Browning Island

Sky Mesa

Robert P. Tiller

Daisuke Fukumoto

8/1

5 5

Hullabaloo

Texas Red

Beverley Chubb

Juan Crawford

20/1

6 6

Sunrise Drive

Danza

Josie Carroll

Antonio A. Gallardo

8/1

7 7

Cousin Bob

California Chrome

Sid C. Attard

Emma-Jayne Wilson

12/1

8 8

Kawacatoose

Signature Red

Devon Boreland

Steven Ronald Bahen

5/1

9 9

Seventh Wonder

Old Forester

Cary Brooks

Keveh Nicholls

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Kawacatoose  8 $22.50 $8.80 $7.10
Sunrise Drive  6 - $9.20 $6.00
Seventh Wonder  9 - - $11.40
Browning Island  4 - - -
Also rans: Red Maple, Tiz Romantic, Cousin Bob, Boxer Brief, Hullabaloo
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Superfecta 8-6-9-4 $13,041.20 $48,218.00
Pick 3 9-2-8 $272.00 $40,120.00
Daily Double 2-8 $45.60 $14,541.00
Exacta 8-6 $189.10 $102,057.00
Trifecta 8-6-9 $1,844.90 $79,085.00
Fractions and final time: :22.23, :44.92, :57.36, 1:10.56
Winning Owner: Boreland, Robert and Larin, Cyle
Winning Breeder: Joey Gee Thoroughbreds

1M, Turf, $40,000 Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $63,900

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6) / 0.20 $100,000 Guaranteed Pick 4 (Races 4-5-6-7)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Native Prince

Head Chopper

Cary Brooks

Daisuke Fukumoto

20/1

2 2

Carmenootz

Silent Name (JPN)

Kevin Attard

Justin Stein

6/1

3 3

Court Battle

Court Vision

Richard L. Morden

Jason Hoyte

10/1

4 4

Coleyville

Paddy O'Prado

Edwin F. Knight

Gary Boulanger

15/1

5 5

Gigantic Breeze

Giant's Causeway

Alexander F. McPherson

Steven Ronald Bahen

15/1

6 6

Salvator Mundi

Artie Schiller

Martin Drexler

Kazushi Kimura

20/1

7 7

Faraway Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Denyse McClachrie

Luis Contreras

12/1

8 8

Threshold

Karakontie (JPN)

Mark E. Casse

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

7/2

9 9

Burning Man

Street Sense

Kevin Attard

Antonio A. Gallardo

8/1

10 10

Lapochka

English Channel

Vito Armata

Shaun Bridgmohan

3/1

11 11

Solar

Flatter

Philip Hall

Keveh Nicholls

8/1

12 12

Full Extreme

Sligo Bay (IRE)

Kevin Attard

Omar Moreno

15/1

13 13

Dotted Line

Signature Red

Sid C. Attard

Justin Stein

(Main Track only)

9/2

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Lapochka 10 $7.30 $4.10 $2.80
Carmenootz  2 - $6.60 $4.50
Threshold  8 - - $3.80
Burning Man  9 - - -
Also rans: Full Extreme, Coleyville, Native Prince, Solar, Gigantic Breeze, Salvator Mundi, Faraway Kitten, Court Battle
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 8-10 $92.30 $14,227.00
Exacta 10-2 $48.50 $151,544.00
Superfecta 10-2-8-9 $681.70 $59,437.00
Trifecta 10-2-8 $200.30 $100,090.00
Pick 3 2-8-10/13 $160.00 $24,480.00
Fractions and final time: :24.01, :47.05, 1:09.93, 1:21.81, 1:34.4
Winning Owner: Eight Star Racing Stables Inc.
Winning Breeder: Richard L. Lister

Thursday's Best Bet: Gio Maria adjusts to new surroundings

Gio Maria adjusts to new surroundings at Woodbine.

5 1/2F, All Weather Track, $40,000 Maiden Optional Claiming
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $64,300

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7)0.20 Jackpot Power Pk6 (Races 5-6-7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Foresters Princess

Old Forester

Ian Black

Skye Chernetz

20/1

2 2

Little Fire

Ami's Holiday

Ashlee Brnjas

Keveh Nicholls

15/1

3 3

Moon Pool

Pool Play

Ian Black

Emma-Jayne Wilson

8/1

4 4

Dixiewish

Mshawish

William Tharrenos

Ademar Santos

8/1

5 5

Puddle Stomp

Nonios

Ashlee Brnjas

Jeffrey Ian Alderson

20/1

6 6

Legs Like Shack

Shackleford

Kevin Attard

Justin Stein

4/1

7 7

My Girl Sky

Dynamic Sky

Katerina Vassilieva

Steven Ronald Bahen

7/2

8 8

Loaded Secret

Reload

James J. Smith

Gary Boulanger

8/1

9 9

Laila's Charm

Giant Gizmo

Randy O. Thompson

Shaun Bridgmohan

6/1

10 10

American Gamble

Gamble's Exchange

Michael P. De Paulo

Luis Contreras

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
My Girl Sky  7 $6.70 $4.30 $3.20
Dixiewish  4 - $8.90 $5.10
Legs Like Shack  6 - - $4.20
American Gamble 10 - - -
Also rans: Little Fire, Moon Pool, Loaded Secret, Foresters Princess, Laila's Charm, Puddle Stomp
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Trifecta 7-4-6 $421.70 $87,160.00
Superfecta 7-4-6-10 $1,766.00 $52,356.00
Exacta 7-4 $79.90 $117,927.00
Pick 3 8-10/13-7 $406.70 $18,019.00
Daily Double 10-7 $51.10 $17,691.00
Fractions and final time: :22.31, :45.93, :58.8, 1:05.74
Winning Owner: Kevin Drew
Winning Breeder: FrostFire Thoroughbreds

1 1/16M, Turf, $40,000 Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $60,300

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)/ 0.20 Pick 5 (Races 6-7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Argentium

Badge of Silver

Judith R. Pottins

Skye Chernetz

20/1

2 2

Lion's Goldenheart

Line of David

Gordon C. Colbourne

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

8/1

3 3

Shangassah

Shanghai Bobby

Alison Crook

Daisuke Fukumoto

7/2

4 4

Veloce

Society's Chairman

Michael P. De Paulo

Justin Stein

6/1

5 5

Easy Weekend

Curlin

Layne S. Giliforte

Christopher Husbands

12/1

6 6

Giant Critic

Giant Gizmo

John Charalambous

Emma-Jayne Wilson

8/1

7 7

Tricky Magician

Magician (IRE)

W. V. Armata

Ademar Santos

20/1

8 8

Breaking Alone

Lea

W. V. Armata

Shaun Bridgmohan

4/1

9 9

Lion Kingdom

Animal Kingdom

Richard L. Morden

Ismael Eluid Mosqueira

10/1

10 10

Reliability

Tapit

Donald C. MacRae

Antonio A. Gallardo

3/1

Runner Win Place Show
Tricky Magician  7 $22.10 $10.30 $7.40
Breaking Alone  8 - $6.10 $3.80
Giant Critic  6 - - $5.20
Shangassah  3 - - -
Also rans: Lion Kingdom, Easy Weekend, Veloce, Lion's Goldenheart, Argentium
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 10/13-7-7 $644.20 $21,656.00
Daily Double 7-7 $93.10 $11,611.00
Exacta 7-8 $178.40 $117,603.00
Superfecta 7-8-6-3 $4,218.90 $57,461.00
Trifecta 7-8-6 $1,335.40 $88,670.00
Pick 5 2-8-10/13-7-7 $11,761.30 $122,710.00
Fractions and final time: :24.52, :47.84, 1:11.9, 1:36.09, 1:42.68
Winning Owner: Alpine Stable Ltd.
Winning Breeder: Gunpowder Farms, LLC

Sunday's Best Bet: Barkin howling mad in Belle Mahone

Barkin howling mad in Belle Mahone Stakes at Woodbine.

1M 70Y, All Weather Track, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $126,800

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 7-8-9) / 0.20 Pick 4 (Races 7-8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Broke an Broken

Broken Vow

Steven Owens

Gary Boulanger

10/1

2 2

Royal Court

Tiznow

Eoin G. Harty

Patrick Husbands

4/1

3 3

Stowaway

Gun Runner

Mark E. Casse

Emma-Jayne Wilson

3/1

4 4

Rum Cup

Lord Nelson

Barbara J. Minshall

Shaun Bridgmohan

10/1

5 5

Shamateur

Shaman Ghost

Michael J. Doyle

Kazushi Kimura

15/1

6 6

Stronger Together

Liam's Map

Sid C. Attard

Justin Stein

7/2

7 7

Laraque

Arrogate

Kevin Attard

Antonio A. Gallardo

6/1

8 8

Pot Committed

Bayern

Santino C. DiPaola

Keveh Nicholls

20/1

9 9

Day Tripper

Tourist

David R. Bell

Steven Ronald Bahen

8/1

10 10

Lithuanian King

Cairo Prince

Laura Krasauskaite

David Moran

20/1

Runner Win Place Show
Shamateur  5 $97.30 $26.90 $11.40
Stowaway  3 - $4.10 $3.20
Stronger Together  6 - - $4.20
Day Tripper  9 - - -
Also rans: Rum Cup, Laraque, Royal Court, Pot Committed, Lithuanian King, Broke an Broken
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 7-5 $843.20 $11,532.00
Exacta 5-3 $363.60 $149,906.00
Superfecta 5-3-6-9 $11,395.40 $62,620.00
Trifecta 5-3-6 $1,859.40 $104,440.00
Pick 3 7-7-5 $3,579.30 $18,697.00
Pick 4 10/13-7-7-5 $42,233.10 $106,990.00
Fractions and final time: :23.61, :46.95, 1:11.82, 1:38.59, 1:43.31
Winning Owner: Stronach Stables
Winning Breeder: Adena Springs

1 1/4M, Turf, Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $101,200

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta 0.20 Pick 3 (Races 8-9-10)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Muchokova

Mucho Macho Man

Tony Michael Gattellaro

Emma-Jayne Wilson

15/1

2 2

Prideofdistinction

Milwaukee Brew

Ronald H. Sadler

Keveh Nicholls

12/1

3 3

Rogue Affair

Lemon Drop Kid

Layne S. Giliforte

Steven Ronald Bahen

4/1

4 4

Win d'Oro

Medaglia d'Oro

Mark E. Casse

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

6/1

5 5

Juan Pablo

Street Sense

Donald C. MacRae

Kazushi Kimura

2/1

6 6

Battle of Yorktown

Declaration of War

John Mattine

Justin Stein

12/1

7 7

Punch Hard

Hard Spun

Catherine Day Phillips

Shaun Bridgmohan

3/1

8 8

Canadian Pharoah

American Pharoah

Nicholas Nosowenko

Jeffrey Ian Alderson

20/1

9 9

British Royalty

English Channel

Barbara J. Minshall

Luis Contreras

10/1

10 10

Seventyseven Stone

Seventysevenstreet

Paul D. Lepiane

Ademar Santos

(Main Track only)

12/1

MTO

Runner Win Place Show
Rogue Affair  3 $8.20 $4.70 $3.80
Punch Hard  7 - $10.40 $5.90
Prideofdistinction  2 - - $5.80
Juan Pablo  5 - - -
Also rans: Muchokova, Win d'Oro, Canadian Pharoah, British Royalty, Battle of Yorktown
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 3-7 $79.50 $115,430.00
Daily Double 5-3 $626.20 $15,104.00
Superfecta 3-7-2-5 $1,634.20 $55,903.00
Trifecta 3-7-2 $545.40 $88,131.00
Pick 3 7-5-3 $4,570.10 $17,207.00
Fractions and final time: :25.29, :50.2, 1:15.46, 1:39.82, 2:03.46
Winning Owner: Chiefswood Stables Limited
Winning Breeder: Chiefswood Stables Limited

Ontario officials suspend trainer Robert Gerl 20 years for doping

Two Robert Gerl trainees tested positive for non-therapeutic drug ostarine after Oct. 2021 races.

5 1/2F, All Weather Track, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $123,200

Rolling Double / Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Ol' Blondie

Old Forester

Paul M. Buttigieg

David Moran

8/1

2 2

Sugar Surge

Candy Ride (ARG)

Michael P. De Paulo

Justin Stein

4/1

3 3

Neptune's Pearl

The Factor

Catherine Day Phillips

Keveh Nicholls

5/2

4 4

Thatnightintoronto

Temple City

Robert P. Tiller

Emma-Jayne Wilson

10/1

5 5

Fire Emoji

Kantharos

Tony Michael Gattellaro

Luis Contreras

6/1

6 6

Twister Alert

Stormy Atlantic

Nicholas Nosowenko

Antonio A. Gallardo

7/2

7 7

Few Regrets

Temple City

W. Phillip Gracey

Gary Boulanger

20/1

8 8

Red Fuji

Giant Gizmo

Suzanne M. Drake

Daisuke Fukumoto

15/1

9 9

Stencil

Algorithms

Martin Drexler

Kazushi Kimura

8/1

Runner Win Place Show
Ol' Blondie  1 $18.70 $6.80 $3.60
Twister Alert  6 - $4.10 $3.20
Red Fuji  8 - - $3.70
Stencil  9 - - -
Also rans: Neptune's Pearl, Few Regrets, Fire Emoji, Thatnightintoronto, Sugar Surge
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 3-1 $64.00 $13,625.00
Exacta 1-6 $86.40 $118,486.00
Superfecta 1-6-8-9 $1,421.60 $62,736.00
Trifecta 1-6-8 $267.50 $92,330.00
Pick 3 5-3-1 $5,063.10 $19,235.00
Fractions and final time: :22.29, :45.36, :57.82, 1:04.49
Winning Owner: Buttigieg Training Centre and Goodman, Jimmy W.
Winning Breeder: Paul Buttigieg & James Goodman

6 1/2F, Turf, $10,000 Maiden Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $26,500

Exacta / 0.20 Trifecta / 0.20 Superfecta / 0.20 Jackpot Hi5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bellaspina

Turfiste

Norman McKnight

Kazushi Kimura

8/1

2 2

Street Topper

Chart Topper

Renaldo Holder

Steven Ronald Bahen

20/1

3 3

Shishka

Court Vision

Anthony Pottinger

Jodeien Anderson

12/1

4 4

Alpha Mia

Frac Daddy

Warren Wilcox

Patrick Husbands

10/1

5 5

Maxy

Silver Max

Mark E. Casse

Luis Contreras

6/1

6 6

Audition

Badge of Silver

Kathryn Ranford

Juan Crawford

20/1

7 7

Royal City Reign

Leonnatus Anteas

Renee D. Kierans

Larry Munoz

8/1

8 8

Born to Be Good

Giant Gizmo

Sarah Ritchie

Antonio A. Gallardo

3/1

9 9

Reload the Bank

Reload

Krista Cole-Simpson

Keveh Nicholls

20/1

10 10

Bearthestorm

Conveyance

David Cotey

Skye Chernetz

8/1

11 11

The Twelfth

Cairo Prince

Katerina Vassilieva

Justin Stein

4/1

12 12

Bella Lalou

Bear's Kid

Ashlee Brnjas

Jeffrey Ian Alderson

20/1

13 13

Top Prize Girl

Bodemeister

John A. Ross

Daisuke Fukumoto

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

14 14

Nice Company

Get Stormy

Frank Huarte

David Moran

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

15 15

Sea of Diamonds

Souper Speedy

Ryan A. Jones

Jason Hoyte

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

16 16

Viani

Commissioner

Mark E. Casse

Rafael Manuel Hernandez

(Also-eligible)

5/2

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Bearthestorm 10 $18.80 $6.70 $4.60
Born to Be Good  8 - $3.40 $2.60
Alpha Mia  4 - - $4.40
The Twelfth 11 - - -
Also rans: Reload the Bank, Bella Lalou, Royal City Reign, Street Topper, Audition, Bellaspina, Maxy
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Pick 3 3-1-10 $520.10 $38,094.00
Trifecta 10-8-4 $349.50 $93,854.00
Superfecta 10-8-4-11 $1,504.20 $62,333.00
Pick 4 5-3-1-10 $44,292.70 $106,302.00
Pick 5 7-5-3-1-10 $112,954.90 $52,712.00
Pick 6 Jackpot 7-7-5-3-1-10 $22,274.80 $19,654.00
Super High Five Jackpot 10-8-4-11-9 $8,517.80 $34,333.00
Daily Double 1-10 $153.50 $32,481.00
Exacta 10-8 $52.40 $119,333.00
Fractions and final time: :22.96, :46.62, 1:11.18, 1:17.59
Winning Owner: HGHR, Inc.
Winning Breeder: John E. Piehl II & Richard J Forbush

Woodbine: Artie’s Storm (7-1) closes to win Grade 2 Eclipse

Big move in stretch pushes Artie’s Storm to victory in Grade 2 Eclipse Stakes.

News For Woodbine

Worldwide team plots course for Queen's Plate hopeful Rondure

Rondure may be small, but a team from Calgary to Monaco dreams as big as the Queen's Plate.

Thursday's Best Bet: Gio Maria adjusts to new surroundings

Gio Maria adjusts to new surroundings at Woodbine.

Sunday's Best Bet: Barkin howling mad in Belle Mahone

Barkin howling mad in Belle Mahone Stakes at Woodbine.

Ontario officials suspend trainer Robert Gerl 20 years for doping

Two Robert Gerl trainees tested positive for non-therapeutic drug ostarine after Oct. 2021 races.

Woodbine: Artie’s Storm (7-1) closes to win Grade 2 Eclipse

Big move in stretch pushes Artie’s Storm to victory in Grade 2 Eclipse Stakes.

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Churchill suspends turf racing again; Wise Dan is canceled

Churchill Downs suspends racing on the grass through the weekend and cancels the Wise Dan.

Shedaresthedevil, Pauline's Pearl are vulnerable in Fleur de Lis

An early look at expected Fleur de Lis starters Shedaresthedevil and Pauline's Pearl.

Lukas takes over training of Last Samurai, Will's Secret

Last Samurai, Will's Secret are expected at Churchill Downs Saturday for new trainer Lukas.

Horses to Watch: 1 new name, 1 to keep, 3 to drop

Allowance winner Top of the Charts looks like a stakes horse in the making.

Track Trends: Despite compact stakes, field size increases

More total races run in latest week, with the first increase in average runners since Derby week.