Trainer Brainard, who sent out five entries on Monday night, December 28, scored an additional two victories to add to her 2009 total, with Did It Again and Blue Suede Shoes.
By pushing her
total up to 107 wins on the WEG circuit, she
overtook Benoit Baillargeon's current tally of 106.
has two entries going postward in Woodbine's final card of the year on New Year's Eve, PW Ivory Grin (10-1 in the ninth race) and Big Lead (the 7-2 second choice in the eighth), who may cement her
first bid for WEG's
trainer of the year.
Although favourite Thrillionaire, one of two entries Baillargeon brought to Woodbine on Monday, December 28, failed to deliver in the Niagara Series final, he
has four more shots at year-end honours who are slated to take part in the New Year's Eve afternoon card at Woodbine: Mcpride in the first (7-1), Pickmeamerigold in the second (5-1), Ingrid
In terms of purses won on the WEG circuit in 2009, Brainard
currently tops the standings with $4,668,672, to Baillargeon's $2,161,473 and Casie Coleman's $3,402,960.
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