Racing & Wagering

Valdivia, Rivelli, Patricia's Hope Repeat as Arlington Meet Champions

Jockey Jose Valdivia, Jr., trainer Larry Rivelli, and Vince Foglia’s Patricia’s Hope LLC all repeated their 2016 meet titles at the conclusion of Arlington International Racecourse’s 71-day live meet on Saturday.

Cammack, Daddy's Boo Bring Season to a Close With Stakes Wins

In a salty field of six competitors going a mile on the turf at Arlington International Racecourse, it was Team Block’s homebred Cammack who came over the top to win the $66,600 Le

Rivelli Breaks Single-Season Training Record With 76th Win

Arlington International Racecourse’s soon-to-be five-time leading trainer Larry Rivelli broke new ground Thursday when Mister Maestro scored in the day’s 10th race.

Trainer Louie Roussel, III Captures 1,000th Win

Trainer Louie Roussel, III recorded his 1,000th career training victory in Friday’s fourth race at Arlington International Racecourse with his homebred Heavens Whisper.

Bet She Wins Airs in Lassie; Barry Lee Rebounds in Futurity; Moms Choice Lands Wexler

Lothenbach Stables’ Bet She Wins capitalized on a crafty ride from Jose Lopez to overcome a tricky draw when posting an emphatic 9½-length win in the $75,000 Arlington-Washington L

Arlington-Washington Futurity, Lassie Draw Competitive Fields

The 83rd running of Saturday’s $75,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity drew a field of ten juvenile colts and geldings to contest seven furlongs on the main track at Arlington Internationa

The Pizza Man to Parade at Arlington September 16

The Pizza Man, winner of the 2015 Grade I Arlington Million, will say his final farewell to Chicagoland racing fans on Sept. 16 at Arlington International Racecourse.

Dacita Gives Chad Brown Fourth Beverly D.

In what has become a familiar sight, trainer Chad Brown captured the 28th running of the Grade I $600,000 Beverly D.

Fault Lands Grade III Pucker Up; Harmac Upsets Bruce D. Memorial

In the Million Day finale, Agave Racing Stable’s Fault saved all the ground early and angled out in mid-stretch to run down Sam-Son Farm’s Journey Home in the final strides of the Grade III $100,000 Pucker Up for 3-year-old fillies. With Miguel Mena aboard, Fault earned his first stakes win, completing the 1 1/8 miles over a firm turf course in 1:50.08. The final margin was a neck with Lovely Bernadette 2¾ lengths further back in third.

Postulation Powerful in American St. Leger

Runnymede Racing’s Postulation impressed onlookers with a 2¼-length triumph in the Grade III $250,000 American St.

Oscar Performance Lands Third Grade I in Secretariat

Amerman Racing’s homebred Oscar Performance proved once again that he is the top turf sophomore in America with a third career Grade I triumph in Saturday’s $400,000 Secretariat St

Arlington International Racecourse Saturday Guarantees

Arlington International Racecourse will offer a trio of guaranteed pools on Saturday’s Arlington Million card.

Keystoneforvictory Chases Another in Grade III American St. Leger

The 6th running of the Grade III $250,000 American St. Leger at Arlington International Racecourse drew a field of eight runners for the marathon 1 11/16-miles event over the turf.

Oscar Performance, Permian Clash in Stellar Secretariat

The Grade I $400,000 Secretariat Stakes, one of the premier Grade I turf stakes for 3-year-olds in America and throughout the world, has drawn an exceptional sextet of sophomores in 2017.

Dona Bruja Tops Ten in Deep Beverly D. Field

The 28th running of the Grade I $600,000 Beverly D.

Deauville Tops Wide-Open Arlington Million XXXV

 A field of 13 passed the entry box in advance of anticipated starts in Saturday's 35th running of the Grade I $1 million Arlington Million at Arlington International Racecourse.

Pre-Entries for 2017 Arlington International Festival of Racing

Pre-Entries for the Aug. 12 International Festival of Racing were taken on Friday, Aug. 4. Final fields will be drawn on Wednesday, Aug. 9.

Ghost Hunter Upsets Grade III Arlington Handicap

The 82nd running of the Grade III $100,000 Arlington Handicap ended with an exciting upset as Triple K Stables’ Jamie Ness-trained Ghost Hunter held off Virginia H.

Dona Bruja Dazzles in Grade III Modesty

Saturday’s Grade III $100,000 Modesty Handicap at Arlington International Racecourse was bet as a two-horse race, with Dom Felipe LLC’s Dona Bruja (Arg) and Philli

Sonic Boom Cruises in Grade III American Derby

Lothenbach Stables’ Sonic Boom, unbothered by early pace pressure, opened a clear lead on the backstretch and held firm for a facile 1¾-lengths win in Saturday’s Grade III $100,000