A look at takeout rates - specified percentages taken by the racecourse - which vary from track to track and wager to wager across the country.
In April, Gustav Schickedanz, a Canadian horse racing legend, will be honoured with the E.P. Taylor Award of Merit at the Sovereign Awards.
Stronach Stables’ Holy Helena won the 2017 Sovereign Award for Champion Three-Year-Old Filly, and has raced her way into the hearts of racing fans.
Admiralty Pier, winner of the 2017 Sovereign Award for Champion Two-Year-Old Male, has shown great maturity and progress, says his trainer, Barb Minshall.
With impressive facilities, huge crowds and even larger handle, Thoroughbred racing in Hong Kong should be on every racing fan’s Bucket List.
Daz Lin Dawn, a perfect seven of seven in 2017, cleaned up at the BC Thoroughbred Awards, held on Nov. 30, winning each category of eligibility.
Trainers both small and large are struggling to make the numbers work in Canada as both purses and the horse population continues to decline.
Blueblood, confidently piloted by Patrick Husbands, wore down a stubborn rival to take Saturday’s $112,000 Victoria Stakes, at Woodbine.
Following the path of three Canadian racing secretaries.
In this article industry insiders discuss the pros and cons of developing uniform medication standards for horse racing in Canada.