Racing News

Jeyran: From Azerbaijan to Laurel Park

LAUREL, MD., 03/04/15 ---At first glance, Jeyran looks like any other thoroughbred in trainer Donald Barr’s barn of predominantly younger horses. Though winless in her first three career starts, it is on paper where the 3-year-old filly truly stands out. 

Canter For The Cause Returns To Pimlico Sunday, May 3

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Walk, Trot or Canter Across Historic Track

Part of Ultimate Girls Day Out on Black-Eyed Susan Day

BALTIMORE, MD., 03/02/15 --- Pimlico Race Course will once again host the popular Canter For The Cause Sunday, May 3, allowing the public to walk, trot or canter their favorite horse on the same track that hosted Seabiscuit and Secretariat.

Laurel Park To Host Champions Handicapping Tournament Saturday, March 7

Win Entry to Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge ($10,000 Value)

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Over $25,000 Guaranteed Prize Schedule

Laurel Park Cancels Sunday Program Due To Winter Storm

LAUREL, MD., 03/01/15 --- Laurel Park cancelled its live program Sunday due to a winter storm producing snow and freezing rain.

Laurel will remain open for simulcast wagering.       

Live racing resumes Thursday, March 5 with a 12:30 p.m. first race post time.

Laurel Park Cancels Friday Program Due To Track Conditions

LAUREL, MD., 02/27/15 --- Laurel Park cancelled its live program Friday due to a thawing track condition.

Laurel will remain open for simulcast wagering.       

Live racing resumes Saturday, Feb. 28 with a 12:30 p.m. first race post time.

Laurel Park Resumes Racing Friday

$25,000 Pick 5 Carryover, Russell Seeks 1,000th Win

LAUREL, MD., 02/26/15 ---Live racing returns to Laurel Park this weekend with 10-race programs on Friday, Saturday and Sunday beginning at 12:30 p.m.

Laurel Cancels Sunday Program Due To Weather Conditions

LAUREL, MD - Laurel Park cancelled its live program Sunday due to severe weather conditions.

The fast-moving winter storm is expected to clear the area by this afternoon. Laurel will remain open for simulcast wagering.    

 Live racing resumes Friday, Feb. 27 with a 12:30 p.m. first race post time.
 

Laurel Cancels Saturday Program After Two Races Due To Weather

LAUREL, MD- Laurel Park cancelled its live program after the second race Saturday due to severe weather conditions.

Racing was cancelled after the early daily double. Dr. Bolt won the first race and Whollly Hughes won the second, providing jockey Sheldon Russell with his 998th career victory.

 Laurel remained open for simulcast wagering.

Laurel Cancels Live Racing Friday Due To Weather Conditions

Will Remain Open for Simulcast Wagering

LAUREL, MD. 02/19/15---Laurel Park announced today it has cancelled its Friday afternoon program due to extreme frigid conditions.

Misconnect Pulls Upset in G3 General George

Surges Late to Catch Cutty Shark at Wire in $250,000 Stakes

            LAUREL, MD. 02/16/15 --- Racing for the first time in Maryland, Repole Stable’s Misconnect made a dramatic late surge in the final 50 yards to catch Cutty Shark at the wire and win the $250,000 General George Handicap (G3) by a neck Monday at Laurel Park.