• Heralded filly Tepin's solid workout leaves her on schedule to run at Woodbine

    Tepin's second workout in nearly five weeks has the champion turf mare firmly on schedule to run in next month's $1-million Ricoh Woodbine Mile. The heralded filly ran a half-mile in a sharp 47.04 seconds on Saratoga's Oklahoma turf course Tuesday … More »

    The Canadian Press - 6 hours ago
  • 25/1 longshot Camp Creek earns upset win in $500,000 breeders' Stakes

    25/1 longshot Camp Creek earns upset win in $500,000 breeders' Stakes

    Camp Creek and jockey Rafael Hernandez made successful debuts Sunday. Hernandez guided Camp Creek, a 26/1 longshot to a stirring win in the $500,000 Breeders' Stakes, the final leg of the Canadian Triple Crown, at Woodbine Racetrack. Camp Creek … More »

    The Canadian Press - Sun, 21 Aug, 2016 7:19 PM EDT
  • Betting Line breaks world pacing record

    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- Betting Line paced the fastest mile by a 3-year-old on a five-eighths-mile track, romping to a four-length win over Racing Hill in 1:47.2 on Saturday night in the $500,000 Battle of the Brandywine at The Downs at Mohegan … More »

    AP - Sports - Sun, 21 Aug, 2016 12:24 AM EDT
  • California Chrome wins $1 million Pacific Classic

    California Chrome took the lead out of the gate and ran away with the Pacific Classic. The winningest horse in North America history, California Chrome won the $1 million race by five lengths at Del Mar on Saturday for his 14th victory in 23 career … More »

    AP - Sports - Sat, 20 Aug, 2016 10:41 PM EDT
  • Authorities: Woman accused of drugging horses to rig races

    A groom at the Parx Casino and Racing facility in suburban Philadelphia is accused of giving performance-enhancing drugs to racehorses. The state Attorney General's Office announced Thursday that 25-year-old Marian Vega has been charged with … More »

    AP - Sports - Fri, 19 Aug, 2016 9:10 AM EDT