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Minakshi, ridden by Luis Contreras for U.S.-based trainer Michael Matz, took command in mid-stretch and held off hard-charging stablemate Colonial Flag to win the Grade 2, $306,400 Canadian Stakes on Sunday, part of the undercard on Ricoh Woodbine Mile day. Read More
Betting on Colonial Flag and La Tia...hoping to win something this weekend
Irish-bred Barefoot Lady, ridden by David Moran, took over in mid-stretch under energetic handling and pulled away to win the Grade 2 $314,200 Canadian Stakes on Sunday, part of the undercard on Ricoh Woodbine Mile day.Read More
Laughing returns to Woodbine for the first time since last fall's E.P. Taylor Stakes (Can-IT) as the likely favorite in the $300,000 Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) on the turf Sept. 16. The Irish-bred filly is part of a well-matched field of nine older fillies and mares in the 1 1/8-mile turf event, a ma...Read More
How a longshot result at the Breeders' Cup generated a heavy favorite in Canada's race for 2011 Horse of the Year.Read More
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  • atamulonis · Never Retreat and Inglorious...those are two names that had slipped to the back of my mind in recent weeks. I do believe Never Retreat definitely has made a good case for consideration in the Eclipse Awards. Thank you for pointing that out because I had sure forgotten about her. · 889 days ago ·
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  • hitmangolf · Never Retreat would be the first Eclipse Award winner in that division not to win a $500k stakes race all year · 875 days ago ·
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Never Retreat tossed her name into the Canadian Horse of the Year ring with her second graded stakes victory in as many Woodbine starts, taking the Grade 2 Canadian Stakes in emphatic fashion under Julien Leparoux. Read More
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  • RichardBlakley · Big day for grays yesterday! Big ups to Team Block, Julien (nice day!) and the classiest runner in the Block stable (ya hear that, Giant Oaf?)... · 943 days ago ·
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  • RichardBlakley · Big day for grays yesterday! Big ups to Team Block, Julien (nice day!) and the classiest runner in the Block stable (ya hear that, Giant Oaf?)... · 943 days ago ·
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Never Retreat picked up her second grade II win of the season on the Woodbine turf when she outlasted a deep field to capture the $309,145 Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) Sept. 18.Team Block's Arlington Park-based 6-year-old daughter of Smart Strike won Woodbine's Dance Smartly Stakes (Can-IIT) July 10 at...Read More
Shared Account, last year's winner of the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), figures to draw a good deal of interest in the Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) at Woodbine Sept 18, as she takes on 13 fellow distaffers in the turf test at about 1 1/8 miles.It will mark only the seco...Read More
Miss Keller burst between horses in upper stretch and outfought Latin Love to the wire to win the $291,268 Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) on the Woodbine turf Sept. 19.The first of three important turf stakes on the Woodbine Mile program, Miss Keller, the slight 8-5 favorite over Latin Lover, tallied by ...Read More
Princess Haya, making her graded stakes debut, rallied along the hedge to nose Eclipse Award-winning turf female Forever Together in the $283,376 Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) at Woodbine Sept. 20.Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

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View Details09/15/13WO51 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian Stakes-G2MinakshiColonial FlagMoment Of Majesty1:44.05
View Details09/16/12WO51 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian Stakes-G2Barefoot LadyAll Star HeartStars To Shine1:45.89
View DetailsView Video09/18/11WO51 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian Stakes-G2Never RetreatPerfect ShirlStars To Shine1:45.13
View DetailsView Video09/19/10WO41 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian StakesMiss KellerLatin LoveMagic Broomstick1:45.84
View DetailsView Video09/20/09WO41 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian StakesPrincess HayaForever TogetherMuch Obliged1:45.03
View Details09/07/08WO41 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian StakesJ'rayCallwood DancerForever Together1:51.86
View Details09/16/07WO61 1/8 mT03+ FCanadian StakesEssential EdgeSealy HillMeribel1:45.62