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Archives for November '03

Super Finals deliver superb racing to Mohawk fans
November 9 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Mohawk Racetrack fans got their money’s worth on Saturday evening as the top Ontario-sired trotters and pacers delivered outstanding racing in eight $300,000 Super Finals.

Horse Racing Industry goes to the Royal
November 8 - Mississauga, ON — For the second straight year the Ontario Horse Racing Industry has joined together to promote the “World of Horse Racing” at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, Nov. 7 to 16.

Amigo Hall, Queen Of Jewels aim for lucky number 7
November 7 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — When Amigo Hall pulls up after the seventh race at Mohawk Racetrack tomorrow night, trainer Blair Burgess is hoping he can offer the colt a Super Final trophy to scratch his head on.

Jeffries and Mayotte revising plan for Saturday
November 6 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Ontario’s top two-year-old pacing fillies proved that they are still in high gear in spite of the date on the calendar when Serious Comfort stopped the clock in a record setting 1:52.3 last weekend at Mohawk Racetrack. Heading into their $300,000 Super Final at the Campbellville oval on Saturday evening, trainer Roy Jeffries believes his filly’s record could be erased before the ink has had an opportunity to dry.

Colt’s success what the doctor ordered for Firlotte
November 5 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Saturday night’s Super Finals at Mohawk Racetrack come with no shortage of wonderful stories, but none are so poignant as the one surrounding three-year-old pacing colt Casimir Camotion.

Intimidating filly looks for eighth straight win Saturday
November 4 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — There is $2.4 million on the line at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night as 76 premier Ontario Sires Stakes horses battle in eight $300,000 Super Finals.

Sophomores deliver Championship efforts in spite of rain
November 3 - DUNDAS, ON — In spite of the rain soaked conditions Ontario’s top Grassroots competitors delivered an outstanding evening of Championship action at Flamboro Downs Sunday.

Owners find $130,000 reasons to smile at Windsor
November 3 - WINDSOR, ON — Windsor Raceway’s 2003 Ontario Sires Stakes season drew to a close on Sunday with an impressive Gold Final victory by a two-year-old pacing colt whose provincial career is just getting started.

Jasper Avenue storms to track and OSS record in Windsor
November 2 - WINDSOR, ON — Jasper Avenue scored a minor upset in Gold Final action at Windsor Raceway on Saturday evening and rewrote the track and Ontario Sires Stakes record books in the process.

Grand Sovereign smashes track record in London
November 2 - LONDON, ON — Grand Sovereign put the icing on an already impressive season with a Gold Final victory at Western Fair Raceway on Saturday evening, stopping the clock in a track record 2:00.

McNair and McLean capture pair of Grassroots Finals
November 1 - LONDON, ON — Fans enjoying Western Fair Raceway’s Grand Opening celebrations on Friday were treated to balmy weather and an outstanding evening of racing from the two-year-old Grassroots finalists.

Serious Comfort lowers OSS record at Mohawk
November 1 - CAMPBELLVILLE, ON — Serious Comfort and Roger Mayotte executed their pre-race strategy perfectly to record an Ontario Sires Stakes record in the two-year-old pacing filly Gold Final at Mohawk Racetrack Saturday evening.