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Everybody’s A Winner Wednesday At The Downs

Posted: May 29th at 5:30pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB. — It was as if everybody needed a win and everybody got one. This past weekend at Assiniboia Downs, there were 13 races. During those 13 races on…

Danelson Sets His Sights on 1,200 Wins

Posted: May 26th at 12:00pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS, OTHER
WINNIPEG, MB. - The winningest trainer in the history of Assiniboia Downs, 79-year-old Gary Danelson, is one step closer to his goal. Danelson, who wants to win 1,200 races by his…

Cumberbatch Hat-Trick Gives Him Jockey Lead

Posted: May 24th at 5:00pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB - Holiday Monday proved to be a pretty fruitful afternoon for two of the top jockeys at Assiniboia Downs. After all, Rohan Singh won twice while Renaldo Cumberbatch…

Deadly Black Eagle Wins First Overnight Stakes

Posted: May 15th at 4:30pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB. — Deadly Black Eagle, with Adolfo Morales in the irons, pressed wide, took over at the eighth pole and outdueled Media Melee by a neck to win Sunday’s…

The 60th Season Opens on Sunday

Posted: May 11th at 4:41pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS, OTHER
WINNIPEG, MB. — On Sunday, when track announcer Kirt Contois yells, “They’re off,” he’ll say it for the first of hundreds of times this summer. Horses will leave the brand…

60th Season of Downs Live Racing Starts Sunday

Posted: May 9th at 6:00pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS, OTHER
WINNIPEG, MB. — The 60th Season starts this Sunday. After a tremendously successful Kentucky Derby Weekend at the Downs – and yes, we did pick the winner, Always Dreaming, right…

MacLennan Likes Four Horses In The Derby

Posted: May 4th at 4:30pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB. — Kentucky Derby weekend is upon us. Which means, of course, that you can head out to Winnipeg’s own Assiniboia Downs and bet on every race, on each…

Derby Saturday, 12 Days To Live Racing

Posted: May 2nd at 4:30pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB. — Spring training is well under way, the stables are growing, the jockey community is coming together and Chef Michael Keeler is set for the big Mother’s Day/Opening…

Assiniboia Downs Stars Have Big Winter

Posted: April 28th at 7:00pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS
WINNIPEG, MB - It’s interesting, but there are many who undersell Assiniboia Downs. Granted, it’s a small race track on the Canadian prairie, but the fact is, many who call…

Three Big Dates At The Downs

Posted: April 25th at 8:00pm horse racing, Featured, SPORTS, OTHER
WINNIPEG, MB. — There is always something fun to do at Assiniboia Downs. Whether it’s having dinner in the Terrace Dining Room, playing the VLTs, challenging the best at Poker…
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