Woodbine Feature To Ontario-Sired, Will Take Charge

Owner Mac Nichol has to like what he’s seen so far since the late season acquisition of Ontario Sires Stakes graduate Will Take Charge. The four-year-old son of Kadabra-Celebrity Angel powered to a 1:52.3 follow-up score for new trainer Jeff Gillis on the heels of a 1:52.2 triumph in last week’s debut since the stable […] Read more »

Lawsuit Getting Closer To The Truth

  (Story courtesy of Harness Racing Update, and written by Dave Briggs) The former premier of Ontario and other key government officials will no longer have to take the stand in open court to explain why the lucrative Slots at Racetracks Program (SARP) was cancelled, but the lawyer representing a group of Standardbred breeders in […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Casimir Jitterbug’s, 10-Year-Career Comes To End With A Win

10-year-old Casimir Jitterbug went out a winner in his final start at Woodbine Racetrack, Saturday night. The Andrew Harris trainee captured a $22,000 overnight in 1:50.4 to cap off a career that saw him win 60 times, earn over $1 million and take a mark of 1:49.3 at Mohawk. Originally trained by Mario Rivest, Casimir Jitterbug raced […] Read more »

Flamboro Preferred To Ontario-Sired, Make Some Luck

  Make Some Luck returned to action off a seven-week layoff to take Sunday night’s featured $11,500 Preferred 2 Handicap Pace at Flamboro Downs. In his first start since the Mohawk meet in mid-October, Make Some Luck swept up from third and confronted pacesetter Boomboom Ballykeel at the 1:24.2 third quarter mark before drawing off by two […] Read more »