07.21.2012

Fox Rules Wins New York Derby and Gives Ferraro Career Milestone

FARMINGTON, N.Y. –Fox Rules went gate-to-wire to score an upset in the 40th renewal of the $160,800 New York Derby at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Saturday. The 12-1 outsider covered the one mile and one-sixteenth route for New York-bred 3-year-olds in a final time of 1:45.95. The surprise victory by the chestnut gelding gave trainer M. Anthony Ferraro his 1,500th career win.
 
07.04.2012

Karma Police wins Niagara / Jaime Rodriguez takes Jockey Footrace

FARMINGTON, N.Y. – Karma Police scored a two and one-half length victory in the $50,000 Niagara Stakes at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Wednesday. The Joseph Signore, Jr.-trainee won the six furlong event for New York-bred 3-year-old fillies in a final time of 1:11.76.

06.30.2012

Sundae On Sunday A Popular Winner Of Ontario Stakes

FARMINGTON, N.Y. – Sundae On Sunday was a popular winner of the $50,000 Ontario County Stakes at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Saturday. The 3-4 post time favorite won the 28th renewal of the dash for New York-bred 3-year-olds by a margin of two and one-quarter lengths.

06.19.2012

FROM THE HORSES MOUTH

Two horses from the barn of Charlton Baker ran the fastest times of the meet on Saturday. Hardshell became the first four-time winner of the 2012 season when he won the seventh race by seven and one-quarter lengths.
06.09.2012

Pretty Cozzy Wins Susan B. Anthony

Pretty Cozzy registered her first career stakes victory in the 32nd renewal of the $50,000 Susan B. Anthony Handicap at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Saturday. She won the six furlong sprint for New York-bred fillies and mares in a final time of 1:11.26.

06.08.2012

Nicole's Miss El Returns Home For Susan B. Anthony

Nicole’s Miss El is listed as the 123-pound highweight for the 32nd renewal of the $50,000 Susan B. Anthony Handicap at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Saturday. The 4-year-old filly is the early favorite for the six furlong dash for New York-bred fillies and mares with morning line odds of 7-5.

04.20.2012

Carr Wins 2,500th-Englehart And Rohena Dominate Card

Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack had an eventful beginning to their celebration of 50 years of racing on Friday afternoon. Jockey Dennis Carr notched the 2,500th victory of his career and trainer Jeremiah Englehart teamed up with jockey Wilfredo Rohena to win five of the nine opening day races.

04.17.2012

Opening Day Card Set As Finger Lakes Celebrates 50 Years

Early entries are set for Opening Day of the 2012 live thoroughbred racing season at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack. The Western New York track will begin the celebration of 50 years of racing with the Friday afternoon card. First race post time is scheduled for 12:35 p.m.

03.01.2012

Schedule Announced for 2012 Thoroughbred Racing Season

Spring is just around the corner and Thoroughbreds are set to begin occupying the stables at Finger Lakes Casino & Racetrack (FLCR) by later next week in preparation for the 2012 thoroughbred racing season. Opening Day for the 163-day 2012 season is set for Friday, April 20, with a first race post time of 12:35 p.m. 2012 marks the golden anniversary of racing at the Farmington oval, which opened on May 23, 1962.

07.16.2011

Socialsaul Wins New York Derby- Flores Registers His 1,000 Victory

The two Gary Contessa-trainees dominated the 39th running of the $159,400 New YorkDerby at Finger Lakes Casino and Racetrack on Saturday. Socialsaul defeated stablemate Preachintothedevel by four and one-quarter lengths in the stake for New York-bred 3-year-olds.