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Tilly Bomb sets Del record

on 09/18/2006 2:00 AM
Tilly Bomb (Ray Paver), Beehomeontime (Jim Dailey) and High Class Broad (Richard Stillings) won divisions of the $76,800 Ohio Breeders Championship 2-year-old filly trot at the Delaware (Ohio) County Fairgrounds Monday afternoon. And, all three juvenile fillies scored impressive open length victories in gate-to-wire fashion. Tilly Bomb, a Chip Chip Hooray filly owned by Slaugther Racing Stable,...
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Darlin\'s Delight big in NY

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Darlin’s Delight led the parade of New York Sire Stakes champions at Saratoga Gaming & Raceway Saturday night as she obliterated the track record for 3-year-old pacing fillies with her 1:52, open-lengths performance in the $150,000 NYSS final. Eight NYSS championships were held on a beautiful late summer evening before a crowd of about 4,000. Driven by Yannick Gingras, Darlin’s Delight open...
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Digital Z Tam wins KYSS

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Digital Z Tam rallied from off the pace to win the $200,000 final of the Kentucky SireStakes for 2-year-old colt pacers in a career best 1:52.2 Saturday night at The Red Mile. Digital Z Tam was reserved in seventh through the early stages as first Proven Lover and then All Due Respect set a fair pace on the lead. Driver Mike Lachance worked out a third-over trip behind race favorite Cue The Pai...
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Artistic Fella beaten in Lex

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Artistic Fella\'s 10-race winning streak was snapped at The Red Mile Saturday night in the first race when the Meadowlands Pace winner was beaten by Shark Gesture in 1:50.3, who sprinted home in the :26.4 final quarter to snag the victory in a five-horse overnight race. Artistic Fella was driven by Mickey McNichol, who settled the horse at the pylons before making a move to the front just after...
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Balmoral hosts Super Night

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Balmoral Park hosted its annual Illinois Super Night Saturday and a crowd of more than 9,500 turned out to watch the championship card with more than $1.7 million in purses. Ryan Anderson won the opening event and then closed out the card with a splendid victory behind the undefeated 2 year old Home Bed Advantage. Home Bed Advantage shook loose late in the stretch and drew off to win the $285,...
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2 1/4-length win in Lady Pace

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Chotat Milk and driver Brett Miller controlled the fractions and the short field to take the $7,650 Lady Pace honoring Katie Terry at the Delaware (Ohio) County Fairgrounds. The Sunday afternoon program was the first as Little Brown Jug week begins, culminating in the 61st pacing classic Thursday, Sept. 21. Miller eased the Jate Lobell mare off the gate and led the field of three past the open...
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P Glide wins Moni Maker

on 09/17/2006 2:00 AM
Passionate Glide remained perfect in nine starts this year and stretched her overall winning streak to 10 straight with a 1:54 victory in the $234,500 Moni Maker Trot final for 3-year-old fillies at The Red Mile Sunday night. Showing no signs of the hamstring injury that hampered her in August, Passionate Glide cruised to the 1 3/4-length win over Four Starz Lindy, with Susie\'s Magic third. Ro...
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It\'s wide open in 3 elims

on 09/16/2006 2:00 AM
Twenty-three 3-year-old colt pacers have been entered in this year\'s 61st annual $541,000 Little Brown Jug, and with defending divisional champion Jereme\'s Jet drawing the outside post eight in arguably the toughest of the three eliminations, it leaves the pacing classic Thursday, Sept. 21, at the Delaware (Ohio) County fairgrounds wide open. Trainer Tom Harmer has not yet named a driver for ...
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PASS finals at Pocono

on 09/16/2006 2:00 AM
Pennsylvania Sire Stakes champions were crowned Saturday afternoon, Sept. 16 at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs as four $100,000 finals were contested. Favorites carried the day and a new track record was set as filly trotter Undercover Lover won in 1:56.2, shaving a full second off the previous mark. In the first $100,000 final on the card, the afternoon’s fourth race, 1-5 choice Western Graduat...
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Chocolatier wins CTC elim

on 09/16/2006 2:00 AM
Saddled with the 10-hole and the tall task of defeating Glidemaster, who was starting from the rail, Chocolatier reigned supreme in Saturday evening’s $40,000 elimination for the $1-million Canadian Trotting Classic, defeating the 2006 Hambletonian champion by a head in 1:53.1. Chocolatier ($11.50, $3.70, $2.60), the $1.3-million earning son of Credit Winner, got away mid-pack for driver D.R....
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Nassagaweya splits offered

on 09/16/2006 2:00 AM
The 2006 Battle of Waterloo victor Warrawee Ideal ($9.90, $4.60, $3.80) was sharp Saturday evening at Mohawk for driver Jody and trainer Carl Jamieson, as the Million Dollar Cam colt recorded a life’s best mile of 1:53.1 in the first of two $173,200 divisions of the Nassagaweya Stakes for two-year-olds. Jamieson left hard from post six and tripped the quarter-mile timer in :27.1 before yieldi...
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Frosh sets Vernon standard

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
The freshmen Kansas Wildcat, Lauren Order, Xactly Hanover and Loch Katrine all reigned as champions after the Kindergarten Classic Series finals at Vernon Downs on Thursday night. Kansas Wildcat established a 1:53 track record for 2-year-old pacing colts with his stirring victory in the $58,000 Kindergarten test for male sidewheelers; Lauren Order came within a second of the Vernon mark for fr...
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Extended meet at Mohawk

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced that the 2007 Pepsi North America Cup will be hosted at Mohawk Racetrack in Campbellville. For the past two years, this premier event for 3-year-old pacers served as the finale of the Woodbine Standardbred meet. The NA Cup is one of the richest horse races on the continent with a purse of $1.5 million. Two years ago, WEG changed its focus b...
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Emantee wins NJSS final

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
The heavily-favored Emantee overpowered her competition to win the $85,000 New Jersey Sire Stakes Championship Final for 3-year-old trotting fillies in 1:56.3 over an off track Thursday afternoon at Freehold Raceway. With George Brennan driving, the daughter of Banker Hall took the lead at the three-quarter mile mark and drew off to win by 7 3/4 lengths over Bon Voyage. Love On The Rocks finish...
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Artistic Fella in at Red Mile

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
Artistic Fella, winner of the Meadowlands Pace, is in-to-go in the first race at The Red Mile Saturday night, Sept. 16, in a five-horse Open Pace. Mickey McNichol is slated to drive for trainer Steve Elliott. The 3-year-old son of Pacific Fella has not raced since a resounding 1:48.4 win in an Oliver Wendell Holmes division on Hambo day Aug. 5. He did, however, qualify in Lexington in 1:52 Sept...
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Bill Elliott suspended, fined

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has suspended Canadian trainer Bill Elliott for 60 days and fined him $1,500 for having an elevated TCO2 (blood-gas) test on the horse Fightertown Pilot on Aug. 31 at Mohawk Racetrack. The penalty was issued Thursday by the ORC. Elliott’s positive test made news earlier in the week and even caused the delay of the draw for the $1 million Canadian Trotting C...
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Took Hanover 1:52.1 at Lex

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
Cane Pace runner-up Took Hanover turned in a 1:52.1 winning effort in a qualifier Friday morning at The Red Mile in one final prep before next week\'s Little Brown Jug. \"He\'s already entered,\" said trainer Noel Daley. \"We weren\'t out to do a hard hit like that but (driver) John (Campbell) said we\'re going in (to the Jug) right.\" Took Hanover paced away from the rest of the field over ...
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One scratch in NYSS finals

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
The 2-year-old pacing filly Bettoronthebeach was the only early scratch for the $1.2 million New York Night of Champions at Saratoga Gaming and Raceway. The filly was declared sick and unable to race on Saturday, Sept. 16, allowing the first also eligible, Bet Your Booty, to move into post five of the $150,000 final. Bettoronthebeach finished first or second in all of her six starts this season...
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Just 9 entered in Jugette

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
Former heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman could wind up in the winner’s circle during the 2006 Delaware, Ohio, County Fair. Foreman is part owner of the filly Future Destiny who will face eight challengers in Wednesday’s $252,000 Jugette 3-year-old Filly Pace. This is the first year since 1979 that the Jugette will be raced in only one division. After the first heat all nine star...
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Filly\'s first win a big one

on 09/15/2006 2:00 AM
Cantor’s Daughter, a full sister to Breeders Crown champion Cam Swifty, picked up her first career win when she captured the $200,000 Kentucky Sire Stakes 2-Year-Old Filly Final in 1:53.3 Friday night at The Red Mile. Cantor’s Daughter paid $17.40 to win and Forever Showin Off gave backers a $41.20 payoff for a place bet. Those prices, and with the 1-9 shot Real Girl finishing off the board...
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