Racing & Wagering

Barn Notes: Tuesday, April 30

In Today’s Notes: Third Chance a Charm in the Breeding Shed 

Barn Notes: Monday, April 29

In Today’s Notes:  Block Stacked and Ready to Build on Solid 2012

Fresh Meet: Arlington Welcomes Upstart Apprentice Esquivel

In Today’s Notes:  Fresh Meet: Arlington Welcomes Upstart Apprentice Esquivel

Arlington Adjusts Start for 1 1/16-Mile Races

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 25, 2013) – Beautiful facilities and quality racing are not all that will greet Arlington International Racecourse fans this season.  By popularly demand, Arlington is reverting to a former start for one of America’s most common main-course distances.

Arlington to Offer Four Wagers with 15% takeout for 2013

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 25, 2013) – Arlington International Racecourse can boast that it is the only racetrack in the United States to offer four wagers on its menu featuring a low takeout rate of 15%.

Dubai Duty Free Contender Little Mike & Owner Carlo Vaccarezza Share 'Rags to Riches' Story

Born in Genoa, Italy, Carlo Vaccarrezza makes no bones of telling how he arrived in America with just sixty dollars in his pocket to start a new life.

Arlington Park 2013 Stakes Schedule Announced

The International Festival of Racing, featuring the 31st running of the Grade I Arlington Million, tops a 2013 schedule that includes 25 stakes races worth $5.5 million during 89 days of

Little Mike and I'm A Dreamer Top List of 13 Arlington-Raced Horses Pre-Entered for Breeders' Cup

Led by Breeders' Cup Challenge winners Little Mike and I'm a Dreamer, a total of 13 horses who have raced at Arlington Park were among the 180 horses pre-entered for this year's event to be run at

Curtain Falls on 2012 Arlington Park Season

The 90-day meeting at Arlington Park ended Sunday, Sept.

Barn Notes: Sunday, September 30, 2012

In Today's Notes: Arlington's Leo Gonzalez Serving 'Partners for Progress'; Suntracer, Mister Marti Gras Get Sunday Breezes; Arlington Jockey Miguel Mena Now a Father

Barn Notes: Friday, September 28, 2012

In Today's Notes: Alyssa Ali Picks Invisible Star on TV Prior to $40.40 Win Payoff; Jockey Robby Albarado Rides Four Winners Thursday; Ioya Bigtime Works Friday for Keeneland

Barn Notes: Thursday, September 27, 2012

In Today's Notes: Pataky Kid Gets Bullet Breeze for Breeders' Futurity Oct. 6; Gold Edge on Edge for Keeneland's Alcibiades Stakes Oct. 5

Barn Notes: Wednesday, September 26, 2012

In Today's Notes: Darrell, Evelyn Yates Earn September's Arlington Owners Award; Roger Brueggemann Tabbed as Arlington's Trainer of September; Rosemary Homeister Jr. Named September's Jockey of the Month

Barn Notes: Sunday, September 23, 2012

In Today's Notes: Third Chance Finishes Her Arlington Career With Dessert Topping; Torres Wins Four Saturday; Leads Jockey Standings by Ten Wins

Third Chance Beats the Boys in Addison Cammack Stakes

In her 20-race career, Ron Magers & Bob Marcocchio et al's Third Chance has won in state-bred restricted races as well as in open company.

Barn Notes: Saturday, September 22, 2012

In Today's Notes: 'Shorty' Perez Standing Stall in the Saddle After Pucker Up Tally; Arlington's Jackpot High 5 Returns $296,981 Friday; Arlington Festival Horses Work Toward Upcoming Engagements

Barn Notes: Friday, September 21, 2012

In Today's Notes:Jockey James Graham Resurgent With Four-Win Thursday; Jockey Jeffrey Sanchez Successful Twice in Out-of-Town Stakes; Former Trainer Thad Ackel Enjoys Thursday Success as Owner

Jackpot High-5 Carryover for Fri., Sept. 21: $222,560

The Jackpot High-5 is a $1 wager that requires the bettor to select the first five finishers in exact order in the last race of the day.

Barn Notes: Thursday, September 20, 2012

In Today's Notes: Third Chance Top Choice in Saturday's Addison Cammack Stakes; Wednesday Wins at Kentucky Downs for Scherer, Lantz & Lovell; Reminder: Friday's Post Time Scheduled for 2 p.m.

Barn Notes: Wednesday, September 19, 2012

In Today's Notes: Recalling Addison Cammack: Always On His 'A' Game at Arlington; Arlington Jockeys All Faired Well at Fairmount Tuesday