Archives for November '10
Super Final Saturday a spectacular show
November 14 - TORONTO, ON — Ontario’s gifted trotters and pacers brought the provincial stakes season to a close in spectacular fashion at Woodbine Racetrack on Saturday evening, with five of eight $300,000 Super Finals decided by less than a length.
MacDonald earns three Super Final trophies
November 14 - TORONTO, ON — Mark MacDonald made three trips to the Woodbine Racetrack winner’s circle on Saturday night with three of the Ontario Sires Stakes program’s most gifted pacers.
Daylon Magician lowers OSS record with Super Final win
November 14 - TORONTO, ON — Daylon Magician trotted to his second Ontario Sires Stakes record with a 1:55.3 victory in his $300,000 Super Final at Woodbine Racetrack on Saturday evening.
Reigning Gold Final winners ready for battle Saturday
November 12 - TORONTO, ON — Random Destiny has earned $541,223 in 27 starts over the last two years, so trainer Riina Rekila figures the three-year-old trotting filly knows her job.
Oakville horseman aiming for Super Final winner’s circle
November 11 - TORONTO, ON — Oakville resident Rick Zeron has six shots at $300,000 during the Super Final Championships at Woodbine Racetrack this Saturday.
Burlington resident ready for super Saturday at Woodbine
November 10 - TORONTO, ON — In just his second year owning horses in the Ontario Sires Stakes program, Mac Nichol has had a superlative season which will be capped off by watching five contenders in Saturday’s $2.4 million Super Final Championship at Woodbine Racetrack.
Gold Series stars gather at Woodbine Saturday
November 9 - TORONTO, ON — Western Silk has not been defeated in Ontario Sires Stakes competition this season, and only six fillies have declared themselves brave enough to face the talented three-year-old pacing filly in this Saturday’s $300,000 Super Final at Woodbine Racetrack.
Western Silk warms Woodbine fans with Gold Final win
November 6 - TORONTO, ON — The air temperature at Woodbine Racetrack on Friday evening was frosty, but the stretch battle in the last three-year-old pacing filly Gold Final of the season was a sizzler.
Stonebridge Tonic golden at Western Fair
November 6 - LONDON, ON — If Stonebridge Tonic had his way, next week’s Super Final would be contested at Western Fair Raceway.
Random Destiny bookends season with Gold Final glory
November 3 - WINDSOR, ON — Random Destiny kicked off the Gold Series season with a $130,000 victory and on Wednesday night at Windsor Raceway, the three-year-old trotting filly wrapped it up exactly the same way.
Stonebridge Tonic angling for another big effort Saturday
November 2 - LONDON, ON — Elimination winner Stonebridge Tonic heads back to Western Fair Raceway on Saturday night for the last Gold Final of his career, and his owners would love to see their handy three-year-old pacing colt pick up another victory over the half-mile oval.
Lexis Noah defends Gold Final title in Fraserville
November 2 - FRASERVILLE, ON — Off a confident steer by reinsman Jack Moiseyev, three-year-old trotting gelding Lexis Noah cruised home to his second straight Gold Final victory with a 1:55.3 clocking at Kawartha Downs on Tuesday.
Pacing filly hoping to party in Toronto Friday night
November 2 - TORONTO, ON — The owners of three-year-old pacing filly Preppy Party Girl have not had much to celebrate this season, but driver Jody Jamieson is hoping that may change as the filly heads into Friday’s $130,000 Gold Final off a strong start in last week’s elimination.