Past HRU Editions

In Today’s HRU (2022-03-06)

By HRU Newsroom / March 6, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-03-06)

Leavitt: Test Of Faith is further proof horses are best in pairs Brown: Traveling a long, successful road with the great Gilles Gendron Sturman: Plenty of fresh faces part of MGM Borgata Pacing Series nominations Ten years ago this weekend… … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-03-04)

By HRU Newsroom / March 4, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-03-04)

Finley: Chris Oakes sentenced to three years in prison Finley: Adrienne Hall voluntarily turns in New Jersey license Little: Gural stands for the brand Milbert: Guatemalan driver Juan Franco making his mark at Hawthorne Open Letter: Faraldo on Gural: So … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-27)

By HRU Newsroom / February 27, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-27)

Wolf: OHHA initiative aims to drive Jug purse to $1 million Finley: Feds charge that PED case involves 30 harness tracks Leavitt: Why I believe International Moni will be the hot 2-year-old sire of 2022 Towers: How 21st century marketing … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-25)

By HRU Newsroom / February 25, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-25)

Lomon: Out of the fire and into a warm embrace Little: Hitting the Mark Sturman: Ageless wonder Southwind Amazon is set for return Heyden: Wrapping up the Dan Patch Awards Foal: Tall Dark Stranger colt out of Tall Drink Hanover … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-21)

By HRU Newsroom / February 21, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-21)

Test Of Faith voted Horse of the Year Hedlund: Allaire’s new star Just A Gigolo controlled the Criterium Foal Spotlight: Greenshoe filly out of Broadway Chuckles arrives at Red Well Stables Widger enjoying a ‘great ride’ Upcoming stakes, Hot or … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-20)

By HRU Newsroom / February 20, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-20)

Heyden: Your guide to tonight’s Dan Patch Awards Watch the Dan Patch Awards festivities live tonight Leavitt: Thoughts on the thoroughbreds rescinding stallion caps Sturman: Post-time drag considerations are far from only problem as handle plunges Wolf: Don Tiger recounts … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-18)

By HRU Newsroom / February 18, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-18)

Briggs: Life lessons from the wholly original, deeply generous Charlie Juravinski Heyden: Top 20 all-time horses not named Horse of the Year Adrienne Hall responds to Russell Williams Little: Young drivers at The Big M have less time to shine … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-13)

By HRU Newsroom / February 13, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-13)

Brown: Sylvain Filion extends the legacy of one of harness racing’s royal families Leavitt: Baby, it’s hot inside Platz: Hobby booming for Rocket Man’s Boomer Howard: Becky Healey — Broodmare manager at Winbak Far Foal spotlight: Violet Stride’s first foal … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-11)

By HRU Newsroom / February 11, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-11)

Little: Adrienne Hall: “I did not in any way have to testify… I was voluntarily helping them” Towers: If the labs don’t catch the cheaters, call Joe Friday Sturman: Selling slots for the Mohawk Million coming down to the wire … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-07)

By HRU Newsroom / February 7, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-07)

Cinderella story continues… Desperate Man voted Canada’s Horse of the Year Lomon: Ryan DesRoche’s five-year plan on schedule Heyden: There’s a first time for everything Cotolo: The player, the play and the thresholds that bind them — Part 2 Upcoming … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-06)

By HRU Newsroom / February 6, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-06)

Finley: List of Seth Fishman clients released This week’s fines and suspensions Canada’s O’Brien Awards to stream Sunday night Preferred launches online sales Hamilton: Amazing Dream wraps up Down Under career with third in the Hunter Cup; now on to … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-02-04)

By HRU Newsroom / February 4, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-02-04)

Finley: Convicted drug distributor Robinson: “I sold to everybody” Jury finds Dr. Seth Fishman guilty, could face 20 years in prison Gural disagrees with USTA’s ban of admitted PED user Adrienne Hall Little: A plethora of new stakes options at … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-30)

By HRU Newsroom / January 30, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-30)

Hedlund: Etonnant will be the first choice in today’s Prix d’Amérique Complete coverage of the Dr. Seth Fishman trial to date Brown: How Dr. J became a slam dunk star at Hanover Shoe Farms Leavitt: My lovely friend, Lina Hamilton: … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-28)

By HRU Newsroom / January 28, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-28)

Trainers testify to racing horses on PEDs supplied by Dr. Seth Fishman Hedlund: Face Time Bourbon has scratched and retired, making the Prix d’Amérique wide open What’s bugging Ray Schnittker? More than one thing Little: Approval required Sturman: Driver ‘celebration’ … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-23)

By HRU Newsroom / January 23, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-23)

Sturman: Faraldo accuses Yonkers of discouraging people from coming to the track Keith: Top Canadian race caller Shannon “Sugar” Doyle is on the move back to Wild Rose Country Brown: The meteoric rise of Double D driver Dexter Dunn Leavitt: … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-21)

By HRU Newsroom / January 21, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-21)

Little: The claim game renaissance Lomon: Adrenaline junkie Matt Krueger loving responsibility that comes with driving horses Heyden: A fine tradition of sophomore pacing fillies that have been Horse of the Year Jujubee is ‘by far the best’ for longtime … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-18)

By HRU Newsroom / January 18, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-18)

Toscani nabs Whichwaytothebeach for $390,000 Little: Kings for a weekend Hamilton: Champion pacer Lochinvar Art returns to the races nearly a year after his last start

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-16)

By HRU Newsroom / January 16, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-16)

Study up before hitting Monday’s Winter Mixed Sale Leavitt: Looking for your vote! Brown: The charmed life of Eddie Lohmeyer Hedlund: 24th win for Bazire’s star Elie de Beaufour Superstar Females: Sharon Walker — life-long equine enthusiast Cotolo: The player, … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-14)

By HRU Newsroom / January 14, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-14)

Sturman: Industry handle showing steady growth Little: Henry Cano on being named Caretaker of the Year Thirty-one racehorses selling Monday in the Winter Mixed Sale will hit the track this weekend Hedlund: Last chance to qualify for the Prix d’Amerique … Read more

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In Todays HRU (2022-01-09)

By HRU Newsroom / January 9, 2022 / Comments Off on In Todays HRU (2022-01-09)

Towers: Four reasonable solutions for improving the game. Should we test intact male horses for testosterone? Brown: Brownie points — Celebrating the tremendous career of Doug Brown. Leavitt: Penny wise and a pound foolish Hedlund: Jazzy Perrine — an early … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-07)

By HRU Newsroom / January 7, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-07)

Briggs: Perfect Sting positive another example drug cases need to be expedited Sturman: Lack of quality caretaking help reaching a crisis point Little: Big M promises to be less of a drag Lomon : Young trainer Brandon Mongiello achieves his … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2022-01-03)

By HRU Newsroom / January 3, 2022 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2022-01-03)

Mattia: My New Year’s Resolutions for 2022 The 10 most read HRU stories of 2021 Hedlund: Cokstile upsets in third B-race in Paris Hamilton: Ladies In Red wins Vicbred final to cap remarkable first two years Howard: Brielle Roman — … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2021-12-30)

By HRU Newsroom / December 30, 2021 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2021-12-30)

Dazzling Dozen — HRU picks the best of 2021 Court complaint against Gural and racetracks dismissed Keith: Rise Again — Rebuilding after 14 standardbreds lost in Cape Breton Barn Fire. Brown: Reliving the memorable career of the great Ron Pierce … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2021-12-23)

By HRU Newsroom / December 23, 2021 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2021-12-23)

Sturman: New Year promises not to be a drag USHWA announces 2021 Dan Patch Award divisional winners Canada’s 2021 O’Brien Finalists announced Little: Todd McCarthy and Jessica Otten breaking through at Big M Heyden: Where are the women? Lomon: For … Read more

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In Today’s HRU (2021-12-19)

By HRU Newsroom / December 19, 2021 / Comments Off on In Today’s HRU (2021-12-19)

Keith: Eddie Brookman on 40 years as Cape Breton’s jog cart Santa. The holiday traditions and memories continue Heyden: And yet, they were still named Horse of the Year… Brown: Derek Delaney on harness racing in Ireland Leavitt: That’ll shut … Read more

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