Racing News

Totally Thoroughbred Horse Show Sunday, June 25 at Pimlico

BALTIMORE - The Totally Thoroughbred Horse Show presented by Beyond the Wire will take place Sunday, June 25 beginning at 8 a.m. in the infield at historic Pimlico Race Course.
All proceeds from ticket sales and entry fees will go to benefit Beyond the Wire, a thoroughbred aftercare program launched last year by the Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association.

Preakness Meet at Pimlico Ends with Logjam for Leading Jockey, Trainer

Mandatory Payouts in Rainbow 6, Late Pick 5
Live Racing Returns for Laurel Park Summer Meet Starting Friday, June 9
BALTIMORE – The curtain came down on a record-setting Preakness Meet at Pimlico with a handful of jockeys and trainers sharing top honors in their respective standings following a special Memorial Day holiday program Monday at historic Pimlico Race Course.

Sylphide Front-Running Maiden Winner in Pimlico Feature Sunday

Monday’s Memorial Day Program Closes Meet with Mandatory Payouts
Jockey, Trainer Titles Going Down to the Wire
BALTIMORE – Panic Stable’s Sylphide, winless in four starts including a try against older horses over the winter and spring in South Florida, broke her maiden in front-running fashion in Sunday’s featured third race at Pimlico Race Course.

Preakness Meet at Pimlico Ends with Mandatory Payouts May 29

He Hate Me Overcomes Greenness to Capture Career Debut
Jockey Karamanos Closing in on 2,000 Career Victories
BALTIMORE – As part of a special Memorial Day holiday program, historic Pimlico Race Course will offer mandatory payouts in the 20-cent Rainbow 6, 50-cent Late Pick 5 and $1 Super Hi-5 wagers on closing day of the Preakness Meet at Pimlico, Monday May 29.

Rainbow 6 Solved for $185,957 Payday Thursday at Pimlico; 50-Cent Late Pick 5 Carryover of $7,281 for Friday

50-Cent Late Pick 5 Carryover of $7,281 for Friday
Leading Rider McCarthy Out Indefinitely Following Sunday Spill
BALTIMORE – One lucky bettor solved the 20-cent Rainbow 6 Thursday at historic Pimlico Race Course for a life-changing jackpot payday of $185,957.24.

Live Racing Returns Thursday with $149,753 Rainbow 6 Carryover; Hall of Famer Asmussen Earns Top Prize of $50,000 Preakness Weekend

Hall of Famer Asmussen Earns Top Prize of $50,000 Preakness Weekend
McCarthy, Motion Top Standings as Meet Winds Down
BALTIMORE – Coming off a record-setting weekend highlighted by Cloud Computing’s victory in the 142nd Preakness Stakes (G1), bettors will be greeted with a jackpot carryover of $149,753 in the 20-cent Rainbow 6 when live racing returns to historic Pimlico Race Course with a nine-race program Thursday.

Cloud Computing Conquers Classic Empire to Win 142nd Preakness Stakes (G1)

Record Crowd of 140,327 Witness Thrilling Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown
Spectacular 14-Race Program Sees All-Time Record Total Handle of $97,168,658               

Clipthecouponannie Gets the Money in $100,000 Skipat

BALTIMORE – Repole Stable’s Grade 3-placed Clipthecouponannie tracked pacesetter Chanteline for a half-mile before assuming the lead and splashing home a 1 ¼-length winner of the $100,000 Skipat Friday at historic Pimlico Race Course.

McCarthy Adds to Career Milestone Sunday at Pimlico

Three-Win Day for Maryland’s Leading Rider
Rainbow 6, Super Hi-5 Carryovers for Return of Live Racing Thursday
BALTIMORE – Jockey Trevor McCarthy wasted no time adding to his milestone 1,000th career victory by capturing the first race at historic Pimlico Race Course Sunday on opening weekend of the 12-day Preakness Meet at Pimlico.

Black-Eyed Susan Day to Feature Trio of $300,000 Guaranteed Pools

BALTIMORE – Friday’s 14-race Black-Eyed Susan program at Pimlico Race Course – featuring seven stakes races and more than $1.15 million in purses – will offer bettors three $300,000 guaranteed pools.
The first $300,000 guaranteed pool will be the Pick 5 beginning in the seventh race. There are 65 horses entered in the Pick 5 sequence, which will have the following races:
$300,000 Pimlico Special (G3)