News

October 16, 2019

Verry Elleegant gets a look at The Valley

Verry Elleegant has been given a first look at The Valley and pleased her rider James McDonald ahead of a possible start in the Cox Plate.
October 16, 2019

Abdullah will race on with Enable in 2020

Owner Khalid Abdullah has taken the bold decision to keep super mare Enable in training in 2020.
October 15, 2019

Santa Ana Lane draws two in Everest

Favourite Santa Ana Lane has drawn barrier two in the $14 million Everest with Nature Strip to start from the outside in the 12-horse field.
October 15, 2019

Mathrick charged with tubing offence

Racing Victoria stewards have charged trainer Shawn Mathrick and stable employee Kim Mathrick with stomach tubing of a horse on race day.
October 15, 2019

Mustajeer works at Caulfield ahead of Cup

Ebor Handicap winner Mustajeer has familiarised himself with the Caulfield course as he prepares to try to win the Caulfield Cup in his first Australian start.
October 15, 2019

64 horses remain in Melbourne Cup entries

Second acceptances have been taken for this year's Melbourne Cup with 64 horses remaining in contention.
October 15, 2019

Santa Ana Lane eyes Everest redemption

Anthony Freedman-trained sprinter Santa Ana Lane will go in search of redemption and riches in Saturday's $14 million Everest.
October 15, 2019

NZ mare Rondinella in Vase at Caulfield

New Zealand mare Rondinella will continue her spring campaign in the Ladies Day Vase at Caulfield after a last-start second at The Valley.
October 15, 2019

Japanese horses carry Lane’s spring hopes

Australian jockey Damian Lane has reunited with Japanese horse Mer De Glace in a gallop at Caulfield ahead of riding the horse in the $5 million Caulfield Cup.
October 15, 2019

Everest-Cup comparisons unfair: McEvoy

Champion jockey Kerrin McEvoy, the only man to win both The Everest and and Melbourne Cup, has refused to play favourites as debate rages.
October 15, 2019

Finche gets look at Caulfield ahead of Cup

Jockey Michael Walker says Caulfield Cup favourite Finche had no troubles handling the track in his first look around the course ahead of the $5 million race.
October 15, 2019

Eric The Eel to miss rest of spring

Queensland three-year-old Eric The Eel will miss the rest of the Melbourne spring carnival with a leg injury.
October 15, 2019

Dubious on target for G3 Blue Sapphire

Dubious will be out to press his claims for the Group One Coolmore Stud Stakes when he runs in the Group Three Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield.
October 15, 2019

Crucial Valley gallop looms for Elleegant

Chris Waller has Cox Plate plans for Verry Elleegant but is keeping the Caulfield Cup option open until the mare gallops at The Valley.
October 15, 2019

Lemaire booked for Gold Mount in Cup

Frenchman Christophe Lemaire, winner of the 2011 Melbourne Cup on Dunaden, has been booked to ride English horse Gold Mount in the Melbourne Cup.
October 14, 2019

RV posts surplus for last financial year

Racing Victoria has recorded record wagering turnover along with a surplus in the release of its latest financial year results.
October 14, 2019

Sunlight ready to peak in The Everest

Co-trainer Calvin McEvoy says Sunlight looks to be at her peak as she prepares for her main spring target in the $14 million Everest.
October 14, 2019

Royal Meeting Cosgrave’s hope at Caulfield

Unbeaten in his two career starts, Godolphin's Royal Meeting is set to start in the Moonga Stakes at Caulfield for trainer Saeed bin Suroor.
October 14, 2019

Colt gets the Yes vote from Glen Boss

Glen Boss is excited to be riding the Chris Waller-trained Yes Yes Yes, the only three-year-old in the $14 million Everest.
October 14, 2019

Cross Counter back to defend Cup crown

Cross Counter is one of five Charlie Appleby-trained horses undergoing quarantine at Werribee ahead of the Melbourne spring carnival.
October 14, 2019

The Candy Man in weight-for-age debut

Popular Brisbane galloper The Candy Man is set to make his weight-for-age debut in the Craven Plate at Randwick.
October 14, 2019

Coongy last chance to get in Caulfield Cup

Yulong Prince and Wolfe will get their last chance to gain a Caulfield Cup start via the Group Three Coongy Cup at Caulfield.
October 14, 2019

Caulfield Cup hope overcomes injury scare

English trainer Ed Dunlop's travelling foreman Robin Trevor-Jones has given Red Verdon the thumbs-up to take his place in the Caulfield Cup.
October 14, 2019

Half kilo penalty for The Chosen One

New Zealand stayer The Chosen One has received a half kilo Melbourne Cup penalty for his win in the Group Two Herbert Power Stakes.
October 14, 2019

Raymond Tusk to bypass G1 Caulfield Cup

The Richard Hannon-trained Raymond Tusk will miss the Caulfield Cup to be kept for the Melbourne Cup at Flemington.
October 14, 2019

Cesarewitch double for trainer Mullins

Trainer Willie Mullins has claimed the English/Irish Cesarewitch double with Royal Illusion scoring at the Curragh after Stratum's Newmarket win.
October 13, 2019

Redzel in great shape ahead of Everest

Co-trainer Paul Snowden believes Redzel can be just as lethal in The Everest as he has been in the past two editions.
October 13, 2019

Murray Baker hopes Cup is the chosen one

Champion New Zealand trainer Murray Baker is looking forward to the Caulfield Cup with The Chosen One who has come through the Herbert Power well.
October 13, 2019

Constantinople on song for Caulfield Cup

After clearing quarantine at Werribee, Constantinople has stepped straight on to the track at Flemington for a gallop ahead of the Caulfield Cup.
October 13, 2019

Don’t Waiver to chase staying series

Handy Caloundra three-year-old Don't Waiver will concentrate on the Brisbane summer staying series after missing the Spring Champion Stakes.