Racing & Wagering

Mister Marti Gras Wins Grade III Washington Park 'Cap

Lothenbach Stables' Mister Marti Gras rallied from far back to nail front-running favorite Workin For Hops in the final strides to win the Grade III $100,000 Washington Park Handicap Saturday at Arlington Park.

Barn Notes: Saturday, Sept. 3

In Today's Notes: Ann of the Dance Waltzes in Arlington-Washington Lassie Breeze; No Spin Drills for Arlington-Washington Futurity Sept. 10; Jockey James Graham's Friday Double Makes for Four-Win Lead

Barn Notes: Friday, Sept. 2

In Today's Notes: Retiring Trainer Ron Goodridge Reminisces About Brother Brown; Arlington's Jockey, Trainer Races Still Too Close to Call; Reminder: Racing on Labor Day Monday at Arlington

Barn Notes: Thurs., Sept. 1

In Today's Notes: Hoosier Kingdom Returns to Arlington for Washington Park 'Cap; Nine 'Live' Mounts for Trainer Charlie Livesay This Season

General Quarters, Mister Marti Gras & Workin for Hops Top Washington Park Handicap

Barn Notes: Wed. August 31

Barn Notes: Sunday, Aug. 28

In Today's Notes: Don't Dismiss Dark Cove in Arlington's Washington Park 'Cap; Fast Alex Gets Saturday Breeze for Washington Park 'Cap; New Arlington Bugler Rachel Serber Getting Rave Reviews

Barn Notes: Saturday, August 27

In Today's Notes: General Quarters Marching into Washington Park 'Cap; Washington Park Workers Saturday Morning at Arlington

Barn Notes: Friday, Aug. 26


In Today's Notes: Workin for Hops Working Saturday for Washington Park 'Cap; Jockey Tim Thornton Celebrates Thursday Triple; No Spin to Work Up to Arlington-Washington Futurity Sept. 10

Barn Notes: Thurs. Aug. 25

In Today's Notes: Helicopter Landed on Top Briefly – 'Redux' Reigns Again Monday; Top British Female Jockey Listed for Arlington Mount Saturday; Venezuelan Jockey Olaf Hernandez Plans to Make Chicago Home

Barn Notes: Wed., August 24

In Today's Notes: Arlington's Washington Park 'Cap on Tap for Mister Marti Gras; Junior Surges into Jockey's Race with Sunday Hat Trick; Arlington Offers $11,190 Pick-5 Carryover Thursday

Barn Notes: Aug. 21, 2011

In Today's Notes: Apprentice Constantino Roman Remains Focused On Career; Graham Rides Saturday Hat Trick

Barn Notes: Saturday, Aug. 20

In Today's Notes: A Saratoga Stop Sunday for Pucker Up Possibility Trac N Jam; Tony Tomillo Plays 'Wheel of Fortune'; Arlington Pick-6 Pays $59,391 Friday

Barn Notes: Friday, Aug. 19

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Barn Notes: Thursday, Aug. 18

In Today's Notes: Hats Off to Mary; Arlington Family's Angela Hillebrand Suwanski Recovering; Jockey James Graham Arlington's Leader in Purse Earnings

Barn Notes: Wed., August 17

In Today's Notes:Arlington's Festival Weekend Carryovers Available Thursday; O'Brien's Two Starters Make Him Top Money Winning Trainer; Miller, DiVito, Santana and Sanchez Get Sunday Doubles

Cape Blanco Defeats Gio Ponti In Arlington Million XXIX

Arlington guests and fans of Thoroughbred racing all over the globe got the race they might have expected to see when the Irish-bred Cape Blanco, owned by Mrs. Fitriani Hay, Derrick Smith, Mrs. John Magnier and Michael Tabor, defeated Castleton Lyons' 2009 Arlington Million champion Gio Ponti in Saturday's 28th renewal of the centerpiece race of the Chicago Thoroughbred racing season.

Barn Notes: Sunday, Aug. 14

Irish Derby Winner Treasure Beach Adds Grade I Secretariat Stakes To Already Impressive Resume

Stacelita Takes Grade I Beverly D. Stakes At Arlington Park, Giving Owner Schwartz Record Third Win In Race