Racing & Wagering

Arlington Breeders' Cup Challenge Winners Éclair de Lune, Debussy & Chamberlain Bridge Among Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries

Arlington Park again proved to be a stepping-stone for the Breeders' Cup World Championships with three Breeders' Cup Challenge winners, three additional 2010 Arlington stakes winners, 10 other Arlington Park '10 participants and six additional horses who raced at Arlington in past seasons listed among the 184 horses pre-entered for this year's event to be run at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. on Friday, Nov. 5 and Saturday, Nov. 6.

Calabrese, Catalano, Baze Win Meet Titles

The 91-day meeting at Arlington Park ended Sunday, Sept. 26, with owner Frank C.

Catalano Betters Own Single-Season Mark

Trainer Wayne Catalano bettered his own single-season training record of 74 victories set in 2007 when he saddled his 75th winner of the meet on closing day Sunday, Sept.

Wonderlandbynight Wins Arlington-Washington Lassie

Mark Dedomenico's Wonderlandbynight survived a claim of foul by the jockey of runner-up Jordy Y to win the Grade III $100,000 Arlington-Washington Lassie by 2 ½ lengths on Saturday.  The daughter o

Major Gain Gives Catalano Second Straight Futurity Win

Two-Year-Olds Spotlighted Saturday with Renewals of Futurity & Lassie

Two-year-olds of both sexes take the spotlight Saturday at Arlington Park with the 76th edition of the Grade III $100,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity and the 76th edition of the the Grade III $10

Dade Babe Easy Victress in Grade III Pucker Up Stakes

Lawrence Peifer's Dade Babe jumped out to an easy lead in the Grade III $100,000 Pucker Up Stakes and never looked back en route to a 3 3/4-length score in the Labor Day headliner at Arlington Park

Gran Estreno Repeats in Grade III Washington Park Handicap

With his half-length victory in the Grade III $120,000 Washington Park Handicap Saturday at Arlington Park, Feel The Thunder Stable's Gran Estreno earned an automatic starting berth in the Grade I

Wide Open Pucker Up Stakes Draws 10 Turf Distaffers

Arlington Park presents its annual Turf Showcase card on Labor Day Monday, Sept. 6 with eight of the day's nine contests scheduled to be run on Arlington's world famous turf course.

Longtime Chicago Trainer Tom Tomillo Dies at Age 66

Illinois racing lost one of its most ardent supporters when longtime trainer Tom Tomillo passed away Sept. 1 at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, Illinois.

Defending Champion Gran Estreno Seeks Grade III Washington Park Handicap Repeat

Feel the Thunder Stable's Gran Estreno, who posted a mild upset when winning the 2009 edition of the Grade III Washington Park Handicap, returns in search of a repeat bid in Saturday's $150,000 rac

Debussy Scripts Gio Ponti’s Loss In 2010 Arlington Million

HRH Princess Haya of Jordan’s Debussy – a 4-year-old Irish-bred son of Diesis – scored an unexpected victory with a crescendo of a late run in Arlington Million XXVIII Saturday.

Éclair De Lune Gives Duchossois Emotional Victory In Grade I Beverly D.

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (Aug. 21, 2010) - Arlington Park chairman Richard L.

Paddy O’Prado Sweeps to Victory In Grade I Secretariat


Media Advisory: Late Updates on Saturday's International Festival


Thorwarth, Cadman Sub for Cruguet, Stevens in "Young Guns vs. Cagey Veterans" Race at Arlington Park

When Triple Crown winning jockey Jean Cruguet had to take off his mount in this Friday's "Young Guns vs.

Gio Ponti to Defend Arlington Million Championship Saturday

Castleton Lyons' Gio Ponti, who captured last summer's Grade I Arlington Million as the fans' favorite, looms as an even stronger 7-5 choice in the morning line as he faces nine rivals in Saturday'

Rainbow View Favored in Wide Open Edition of the Grade I Beverly D.

Augustin Stable's Rainbow View, who looks to rebound from an uncharacteristic fourth-place finish in the Grade III Modesty Handicap here last month, has been pegged as the tepid 4-1 morning line fa

Paddy O'Prado Favored in Grade I Secretariat Stakes

Donegal Racing's Paddy O'Prado, the leading turf favoring sophomore in North America, has been installed as the heavy even money favorite for Saturday's Grade I $400,000 Secretariat Stakes at Arlin

Road to the 2010 Arlington Million X: Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Gio Ponti giveth and Gio Ponti taketh away - especially when it comes down to the field now likely for the 28th running of the Grade I Arlington Million a little over one week away on Saturday, Aug