Ontario-Sired, Bet Ya, Takes $10,000 Preferred At Georgian Downs

A second-over trip turned into a narrow triumph for Bet Ya and trainer/driver Jack Moiseyev in Tuesday’s $10,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred 2 Handicap for pacers at Georgian Downs. Bet Ya hustled into an early four-hole for Moiseyev while Dawn Shooter sprinted to the lead and sliced out fractions of :27.2, :56.3 and 1:25.1. Heels […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Were Rolling, Upsets In Preferred Trot At Grand River

Twelve-year-old trotter Were Rolling pulled off an 11-1 upset victory defeating the 4-5 favourite in the $7,500 Preferred 3 at Grand River Raceway on Friday night (June 9). Were Rolling fired to command from post two before insider Overcomebyvictory (Bob McClure) looped to the lead by the :28.3 quarter and carved out middle splits of […] Read more »

First Georgian Preferred To Ontario-Sired, Willyorwonthe

Live harness racing returned to Georgian Downs for the 2017 season opener on Saturday night (June 3), with Willyorwonthe stealing the spotlight in the first Preferred event of the meet. Driven by Alfie Carroll for owner/trainer Bill Megens, the four-year-old Angus Hall gelding led gate-to-wire in 1:55.4 to win the $7,500 Preferred 3 Trot. His […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Waasmula, Strikes In Mares Preferred At Mohawk

  Waasmula and catch-driver Phil Hudon pulled off a 14-1 upset with a late rush in the $30,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred Pace featured on Friday night (May 26) at Mohawk Racetrack. Brent Vincent’s homebred millionaire prevailed off a three-hole trip, closing in :26 for the 1:52 triumph. Wiggle It J (Travis Cullen) unleashed a […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Selling The Dream, Scores In Preferred

  Selling The Dream notched her first win of the year after making a three-wide move on the backstretch in Wednesday evening’s (May 24) featured event, the $7,500 Fillies & Mares Preferred 3 Pace, at The Raceway at Western Fair District. Sent postward as the 4-5 favourite in her second start of 2017, Selling The […] Read more »