News

September 19, 2019

Numbers favour Lees breaking Cup hoodoo

In-form stayer Our Candidate will lead the charge for local trainer Kris Lees when he chases an elusive Newcastle Cup win.
September 19, 2019

Team Edmonds solving problems

The Toby and Trent Edmonds training partnership seems to have found the key to one problem and are now keen to solve another at Eagle Farm.
September 19, 2019

Pippie bids for four straight at Caulfield

The Chris and John Meagher-trained Pippie will bid to extend her winning sequence to four when she runs in the How Now Stakes at Caulfield.
September 19, 2019

Melbourne trip off for two Japanese horses

Japanese horses Meiner Wunsch and Meiner Fanrong will not make the trip to Melbourne for the spring carnival.
September 19, 2019

Richard Litt after first Eagle Farm winner

Warwick Farm trainer Richard Litt is chasing his first Brisbane winner with former Godolphin horse Morton's Fork at Eagle Farm.
September 19, 2019

Dunn still has hopes of Kosciuszko place

Trainer Matt Dunn hopes either of his Eagle Farm runners La Scopa or Snitz can still get a place in the $1.3 million Kosciuszko.
September 19, 2019

Santa Ana Lane in doubt for Shorts

Multiple Group One winner Santa Ana Lane is doubtful to run in The Shorts at Randwick because of a heavy track.
September 18, 2019

Tofane chasing stakes victory at Caulfield

Tofane, a placegetter at Group Two level last season, steps back up to Group racing at Caulfield in the How Now Stakes after a last-start win at The Valley.
September 18, 2019

Lindsay Park splits Foundation Cup runners

With five acceptors in the MRC Foundation Cup at Caulfield, Lindsay Park will send two of those horses to Morphettville for the Tokyo City Cup.
September 18, 2019

Wet track a query for Sunlight in Shorts

Rain in Sydney and a heavy rated track at Randwick has cast doubts over whether Everest-bound mare Sunlight will take her place in the Group Two Shorts.
September 18, 2019

Stay Gold wins maiden, sibling aims for G1

A few days before Iconoclasm chases a Group One win in the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, his little sister Stay Gold has broken her maiden at Cranbourne.
September 18, 2019

Qld trainer banned for sample substitution

Gold Coast trainer Brad Witt has been disqualified for 12 months after being found to have substituted someone else's urine for his own in an Integrity check.
September 18, 2019

Wet Randwick to suit top New Zealand mare

New Zealand mare Danzdanzdance will have conditions to suit at Randwick where she runs in the Group One George Main Stakes on a rain-affected track.
September 18, 2019

Real Home and Away couple head up Everest

Home and Away's James Stewart and Sarah Roberts have been named as the Everest Carnival's official ambassadors.
September 18, 2019

Stipes explain decision to overturn photo

Queensland stewards have explained on what basis they overturned a photo-finish result from a race meeting two months ago.
September 18, 2019

HK races off because of political unrest

Political unrest in Hong Kong has spread to racing with Happy Valley called off because of the threat to public safety in the area.
September 18, 2019

Kendrick soldiers on for a change of luck

Trainer Stuart Kendrick started the day with a disappointment but things brightened when he produced another smart young horse at Doomben.
September 18, 2019

Ex-apprentice in induced coma after fall

Former apprentice jockey Stephen Brown Jr has been airlifted to a Melbourne hospital in an induced coma following a fall at the Wangaratta jump-outs.
September 18, 2019

Stephen Brown in induced coma after fall

Former apprentice jockey Stephen Brown Jr has been airlifted to a Melbourne hospital in an induced coma following a fall at the Wangaratta jump-outs.
September 18, 2019

Despatch ready for latest G1 test at 1400m

Calvin McEvoy expects Group One winner Despatch's Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes performance will give them clarity as to the sprinter's effectiveness over 1400m.
September 18, 2019

Trainers speak out after Makybe Diva abuse

Trainers Darren Mcauliffe and Adam Trinder have spoken of the harassment they received after their horses finished one-two in the Makybe Diva Stakes.
September 18, 2019

Guntantes, Profit clash highly anticipated

The clash of promising stablemates Guntantes and Profit looks like being the highlight of the Eagle Farm meeting.
September 18, 2019

Favourites draw well in Sir Rupert Clarke

Begood Toya Mother and Age Of Chivalry, two of the leading fancies for the Group One Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield, have drawn inside barriers.
September 18, 2019

Fields of 11 for George Main and Shorts

The George Main Stakes and The Shorts at Randwick have both attracted fields of 11 for the start of the Everest carnival.
September 18, 2019

Full fields for Newcastle feature races

Local trainer Kris Lees will have multiple runners in his attempt to win the Newcastle Cup for the first time.
September 18, 2019

Larry Cassidy set to return from injury

Multiple Group One-winning jockey Larry Cassidy is set to resume riding in races after recovering from a fractured leg.
September 18, 2019

Minor setback for Eric The Eel

Talented Eric The Eel's comeback has been delayed and he will begin his spring campaign a week later.
September 17, 2019

Vets to report to RA on cobalt science

Racing Australia has asked for a report on the science of cobalt following a request from the Australian Trainers Association.
September 17, 2019

Australian Turf Club wins catering award

The Australian Turf Club has won three awards at the NSW Restaurant and Catering Awards held at The Star in Sydney.
September 17, 2019

Smith relies on Bart for Sir Rupert Clarke

A gallop at Penshurst has confirmed Black Heart Bart's place in the Rupert Clarke Stakes but his Lindsey Smith-trained stablemate Malaguerra has been retired.