Racing News

Saturday’s 20-Cent Rainbow 6 Solved for $14,837 Payout

Carryovers in 50-Cent Late Pick 5, $1 Super Hi-5 for Sunday Program
LAUREL, MD – One lucky bettor solved the 20-cent Rainbow 6 wager for a jackpot payout of $14,837.44 Saturday at Laurel Park.
Both No. 7 Dr. Koy and No. 10 Chilly Magician were live to take down the jackpot heading into the 11th race finale, but it was Chilly Magician ($14) that put in a late rally to edge favored No. 1 Totaled the Benz and complete the winning 3-9-1-1A-5-10 combination.

Divining Rod, Page McKenney among 27 Nominees for $75,000 Polynesian

Lovable Lady, Shimmering Aspen Nominated to $75,000 Twixt
LAUREL, MD – Multiple-stakes winners Divining Rod, claimer-turned-millionaire Page McKenney and Lovable Lady are among 55 horses nominated to a pair of sprint stakes worth $150,000 in purses Saturday, Aug. 12 at Laurel Park.

Smith Hopes for Sentimental Win in $75,000 William M. Backer

Trainer Sends Out Andrasta in Stakes Named for Late Breeder-Owner
LAUREL, MD – James Carter’s homebred Andrasta figures to be a long shot in Saturday’s $75,000 William M. Backer at Laurel Park, but a victory in the turf stakes for Virginia-bred/sired horses would mean more than the 4-year-old filly merely outrunning her odds.

Special Envoy Targets Second Straight Win in $75,000 Hansel

Queen Caroline Seeks Winning Form in $75,000 William M. Backer
Connections Hope Ring Knocker Answers Bell in $75,000 Camptown
Two Notch Road Back for More in $75,000 Meadow Stable
Laurel’s World-Class Turf Course Hosting Virginia-Bred/Sired Stakes

Jehozacat Roars to Decisive Debut Victory Sunday at Laurel

Jockey Boyce Making Jump Race Debut Thursday at Saratoga
Rainbow 6 Carryover of $9,465 for Return of Live Racing Friday
LAUREL, MD – Looking more like a seasoned runner than a first-time starter, Lael Stables’ homebred Jehozacat kicked off her career in impressive fashion with a decisive 5 ½-length victory in Sunday’s featured eighth race at Laurel Park.

Connections ‘Tickled’ with Laurel Feature Victory Saturday

Jockey Russell Notches Four-Win Afternoon
The Hardest Way Makes it Look Easy in Maiden Triumph
Events Raise Funds, Awareness on PDJF Day Across America
Rainbow 6, Super Hi-5 Carryovers for Sunday’s 10-Race Program

Special Envoy, Queen Caroline Among 95 Nominees to Laurel Stakes

Four Virginia-Bred/Sired Turf Stakes Worth $300,000 in Purses Saturday, Aug. 5
LAUREL, MD – Special Envoy and Queen Caroline, impressive stakes winners in their last trip to Maryland, are among 95 Virginia-bred/sired horses nominated to a four stakes worth $300,000 over Laurel Park’s world-class turf course Saturday, Aug. 5.

Multiple Stakes Winner Greatbullsoffire Heating Up for Season Debut

Talk Show Man Targeting Aug. 19 Find Off Allowance Victory
Ben’s Cat Tribute Nov. 11 to Include Bobblehead Giveaway
Preakness Winner Cloud Computing Returns Saturday at Saratoga
Rainbow 6 Carryover Tops $6,100 for 10-Race Program Friday

Kids’ Day, Crab Feast Highlight Busy Weekend at Laurel; Sunday, July 30 Crab Feast Offering Baseball Cap Giveaway

Free Admission and Activities for Families Saturday, July 29
Sunday, July 30 Crab Feast Offering Baseball Cap Giveaway
LAUREL, MD – In addition to its live programs of world-class Thoroughbred racing, Laurel Park will be hosting a weekend filled with food and fun on Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30.

Delacour Continues Summer Hot Streak with Sunday Maiden Sweep

Goiaba, Greek Mythology Impressive Debut Winners for Fair Hill Trainer
Buddly Buddy Wins Photo in FEGENTRI Amateur Race
LAUREL, MD – Arnaud Delacour’s torrid summer hot streak continued Sunday when the Fair Hill-based trainer swept a pair of $40,000 maiden special weight events that highlighted the 10-race program at Laurel Park.