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Bulk Shipping : Canterbury Park 2-year-old contingent invades Iowa Saturday

Five 2-year-olds that have won at Canterbury this summer are shipping to Prairie Meadows for stakes races Saturday evening. Doctor Oscar, Jacks Willie and Pepper Spray go six furlongs in the $100,000 Prairie Gold Juvenile while Viva El Capitan and She’s My Warrior run in the $100,000 Prairie Gold Lassie for fillies. Why are Minnesota-breds […]

Opening Night Handles $1,845,976; Pick 5 Carryover $91,333

Canterbury’s 65-day racing season got underway Tuesday with a small, but very lively crowd capped at somewhere around 2,500. The 50 cent Pick 5 was elusive to bettors who wagered $135,332 into the pool. With no winning tickets, the carryover into Wednesday evening is $91,333. “People, the fans, seem so happy to be back,” trainer […]