Racing News

Maryland Million Sprint Upset Winner Karan’s Notion Returns Thursday

Nominations Close Thursday for Laurel’s Fall Festival of Racing Nov. 28
LAUREL, MD – Karan’s Notion, bred, owned and trained by Nancy Heil, starts for the first time since his 16-1 upset of the Maryland Million Sprint Oct. 24 when live racing returns to Laurel Park with a nine-race program Thursday.
First race post time is 12:25 p.m.

Malibu Mischief Makes It Six Straight Wins in Sunday Feature

Princess Corey Returns from Year Layoff to Win Sunday Allowance
Live Racing Returns Thursday, Nov. 19 with 12:25 P.M. Post
LAUREL, MD – Malibu Mischief, a 4-year-old filly owned and trained by Rudy Rodriguez, extended her win streak to six races in impressive fashion by flirting with a track record in her latest triumph Sunday at Laurel Park.

No Cents Cashes in $100,000 James F. Lewis III Score

Street Lute Delivers with $100,000 Smart Halo Victory
Rainbow 6 Solved Saturday for $21,566.58 Jackpot Payout
LAUREL, MD – Isabelle de Tomaso and Hope Jones’ homebred No Cents, making his local and stakes debut off back-to-back wins out of town, corralled favored Dalton in mid-stretch and edged past for a comfortable 1 ¼-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 James F. Lewis III at Laurel Park.

Friday's Stronach 5 Has 145 Winning Tickets Each Worth $705

LAUREL, MD –There were 145 winning tickets in Friday’s Stronach 5, each worth $705.80.
The Stronach 5 , with an industry-low 12-percent takeout, featured races from Laurel Park and Gulfstream Park West. The fifth leg of the Stronach 5 was an ‘all’ when Golden Gate Fields cancelled its Friday program.

Laurel-Loving Lewisfield Returns to Winner's Circle in Friday Feature

$100,000 James Lewis, $100,000 Smart Halo Highlight Saturday Program
20-Cent Rainbow 6 Carryover Unsolved Friday, Grows to $14,637
LAUREL, MD – Linda Zang’s multiple stakes-winning Maryland homebred Lewisfield, a last out third in his bid for a second lifetime Maryland Million Sprint victory, cut back to the shortest distance of his 27-race career and responded with a 1 ¼-length triumph in Friday’s featured sixth race at Laurel Park.

Bettors Look for Luck on Friday the 13th in Stronach 5

LAUREL, MD – Bettors will have an opportunity to get lucky on a special Friday the 13th edition of the Stronach 5 with races from Laurel Park, Gulfstream Park West and Golden Gate Fields.
Beginning at approximately 3:24 p.m. EST, the Stronach 5 will once again feature an industry-low 12-percent takeout.

Kenny Had a Notion Tests Streak in $100,000 James F. Lewis III

Out of Sorts, Prodigy Doll Seeks Stakes Success in $100,000 Smart Halo
LAUREL, MD – Louis Ulman and Neil Glasser’s Kenny Had a Notion, having won back-to-back stakes on different surfaces against restricted company, gets his biggest test to date in an attempt to extend his streak to three straight in Saturday’s $100,000 James F. Lewis III at Laurel Park.

Pair of $100,000 Laurel Juvenile Stakes Attract 56 Nominations

James F. Lewis III, Smart Halo Top Saturday, Nov. 14 Program
Erawan, McCain Graduate with Maiden Special Weight Wins Sunday
Live Racing Returns Thursday with $10,851 Rainbow 6 Carryover

Friday's Stronach 5 Returns $26,033

Races from Laurel, Gulfstream West and Golden Gate
Industry-Low 12-Percent Takeout
 LAUREL, MD – The Stronach 5 rewarded winners Friday with a $26,033.80 payout.
The popular Stronach 5, with an industry-low 12-percent takeout, kicked off with Starship Mallomar ($23.40) springing a 10-1 upset in the eighth race at Gulfstream Park West. The seventh race at Laurel Park, the second leg of the sequence, was won by Fille d’Esprit ($6.80).

Competitive Fields Await Bettors for Friday's Stronach 5

LAUREL, MD – Races from Gulfstream Park West, Laurel Park and Golden Gate Fields, including two on the turf, will provide bettors a challenging sequence in Friday’s Stronach 5.
Beginning at approximately 3:58, the Stronach 5 will once again feature an industry-low 12-percent takeout.