Ontario-Sired, D Gs Justlikethat, Captured $20,000 Preferred At The Meadows

  D Gs Justlikethat, who was riding a four-race winning streak — all compiled in the claiming ranks — extended his streak and graduated to the elite level when he captured Monday’s $20,000 Preferred Handicap Pace, the 2017 opening-day feature at The Meadows. D Gs Justlikethat followed the live cover of the first-over Kingofthejungle, swung […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Celebrity Eventsy, Captures The $147,500 Moni Maker

  Celebrity Eventsy worked hard to seat her early challengers, then coasted home to capture Saturday’s $147,500 Moni Maker for three-year-old filly trotters at The Meadows. Celebrity Eventsy left from the rail and could have settled for a two- or three-hole trip. But winning driver John Campbell wanted the front and hustled Celebrity Eventsy to […] Read more »

Ontario-Bred, Set Me Up, Takes The $22,500 Preferred in The Meadows

In the $22,500 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred/Preferred Handicap Pace, Set Me Up dictated the fractions on top and cruised home in 1:51.2 over the pocket-sitting Certified Ideal. Medusa lacked racing room and had to settle for show. Dave Palone drove the seven-year-old daughter of Shark Gesture-Moccasin Flight, who vaulted over $400,000 in career […] Read more »

Ontario-Bred, My Buddy Liz, Takes Opening Leg Of Donna Dunn Memorial Pace

  My Buddy Liz opened a daylight lead at the three-quarters pole, but had to hang tough late to capture the fastest division in Monday’s opening leg of the Donna Dunn Memorial Pace for three and four-year-old fillies and mares at the Meadows. The series honours the memory of the late Donna Dunn, a long-time […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Tamarind, Takes Preferred Trot At the Meadows

Tamarind out-duelled Ladys Dude for the early lead, then held off that rival late to capture Wednesday’s $20,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows. Once Tamarind reached the top, Aaron Merriman threw on the breaks and gave the eight-year-old Angus Hall-Spicegirl Kosmos gelding a comfortable :58.1 opening half. With the back markers […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Anaffairtoremember, Takes The Meadows Preferred Trot

Anaffairtoremember stalked Cowgirl Hall from the pocket, then blew by her inside to capture Tuesday’s $18,000 Filly & Mare Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows. A storm midway through the card rendered the surface sloppy and forced a delay of approximately 50 minutes. After the interruption, Anaffairtoremember flashed some Lightning Lane magic of her own, […] Read more »