Racing Returns To Georgian Downs

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The reopening of Ontario harness racing continues on Tuesday (June 15) when Georgian Downs kicks off its 2021 meet with a 10-race card.

High-class action starts promptly on Tuesday with the featured event on the evening carded as Race 2. A field of five will align for a $10,000 Horses & Geldings Preferred 3 Pace. Pretty Handsome fronts the field as the 7-5 morning line favourite as he returns to Ontario after racing and climbing the class ladder at Northfield Park. Colin Kelly will drive the Lacey McCabe trainee to the flank of Mr Kelly, a Rob Fellows trainee listed as the 2-1 second choice with Brett MacDonald in the bike.

Tuesday’s card at Georgian drew 84 horses, leaving seven of the 10 races with full nine-horse fields of competition and a total of $76,500 offered in purses.

First-race post time at Georgian Downs is slated for 7:15 p.m. (EDT).

Racing continues at Georgian Downs on a Tuesday-Saturday-Sunday rotation through Tuesday, Aug. 31. Saturday racing also gets underway at 7:15 p.m. (EDT) while racing on Sundays will start at 6:00 p.m. (EDT).

To view Tuesday’s harness racing entries, click on the following link: Tuesday Entries – Georgian Downs.

(Standardbred Canada)