London Selected Yearling Sale Day

The first session of the London Selected Yearling Sale  of the sale begins on Saturday (October 14) at 12:00 p.m. at the Metroland Media Agriplex. Standardbred Canada and Forest City Standardbred Sales Inc. have collaborated to present the London Selected Yearling Sale, which will take place at the Western Fair District Metroland Media Agriplex in London, […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired: Canadian Pharoh, Machitoutofthepark, And Yoga Pants Win Their Divisions Of Robert Milbank And Mary Murphy Series

Two- and three-year-old pacers were in the spotlight Thursday evening at Fraser Downs as the oval hosted round two of the Robert Millbank Memorial Breeders Stake for the boys and Mary Murphy Breeders Stake for the girls. Trainer/driver Rod Therres swept the $15,000 divisions of the Robert Millbank Memorial Breeders Stake with rookies Canadian Pharoh […] Read more »

Government Witnesses Examined In Standardbred Breeders Lawsuit

Examinations have begun in the lawsuit launched by a group of Standardbred breeders against the Government of Ontario, and the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation. Rod Phillips, former CEO of OLG, and Josh Cogan, a staffer at the Ministry of Finance, have already been examined, with more examinations to be scheduled this month. As previously […] Read more »

Meadows Main Event To Ontario-Sired, Tessa Seelster

Tessa Seelster quarter-poled to the top and cruised home from there en route to capturing Tuesday’s $20,000 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred/Preferred Handicap Pace in a sharp 1:51.3. Tessa Seelster was away second for Dave Palone but sat only briefly behind Spreester before powering to the top. The five-year-old daughter of Shadow Play-Titania Seelster drew […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Gottalovemyshadow, Wins Monday’s Feature In Mohawk

After making a break and finishing out of the money in this year’s Grassroots Championship for three-year-old pacing fillies, Gottalovemyshadow was back to work in Monday’s feature race at Mohawk Racetrack and she managed to rebound in a big way. The daughter of Shadow Play-Gotta Love Her front-stepped to a 1:53.3 victory for trainer/driver Jack […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Emoticon Hanover, A Determined Winner In Crawford/Allerage

  A much-anticipated showdown between Emoticon Hanover and Pasithea Face S developed in the final eighth of the $67,000 Crawford Farms/Allerage Farms for distaff trotters, and Miss Versatility champion Emoticon Hanover ($4.80) narrowly reached to defeat her rival in the final stride of a 1:51.2 mile over sloppy going. Daniel Dubé put Emoticon Hanover in […] Read more »