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Archives for May '12

Il Mago shows off winning moves in the Western Fair District
May 26 - LONDON, ON — For the second straight week, Il Mago made winning look easy over The Raceway at Western Fair District, sailing around the London oval to claim the first Gold Final trophy of the 2012 Ontario Sires Stakes season.

Trotting colts impressive in Grassroots opener at Mohawk
May 22 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Three-year-old trotting gelding Mikey Hanover celebrated Victoria Day with an impressive victory in the Grassroots season opener at Mohawk Racetrack.

Ballykeel Ulysses hopes Friday’s odyssey leads to Gold Final spoils
May 22 - LONDON, ON — Sending Ballykeel Ulysses out in last week’s Gold Elimination over The Raceway at Western Fair District was a strategic move by owner Cam McKnight which paid off in spades when the three-year-old trotter earned a berth in this Friday’s $130,000 Gold Final.

Cold Certified sharp in Gold Series debut at The Raceway
May 19 - LONDON, ON — Ontario’s talented three-year-old trotting colts and geldings raised the curtain on the 2012 Ontario Sires Stakes program with three sparkling Gold Eliminations over the half-mile oval at The Raceway at Western Fair District on Friday evening.

Mohawk Racetrack kicks off OSS Grassroots season on Victoria Day
May 17 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Mohawk Racetrack will celebrate the first long weekend of summer this Monday with six divisions of Grassroots action for Ontario’s talented three-year-old trotting colts and geldings.

Mr. Ontario Sires Stakes to be on hand for Friday’s season opener in London
May 15 - LONDON, ON — The Raceway at Western Fair District is the fitting host for the 2012 Ontario Sires Stakes season opener, which goes postward on Friday night with a trio of Gold Series Eliminations for the three-year-old trotting colts and geldings.