News

October 30, 2017

Oliver to miss Melbourne Cup ride

Damien Oliver has lost an appeal against an improper riding suspension that rules him out of the Melbourne Cup.
October 30, 2017

Ace High dealt new plan for Derby

David Payne has modified his Victoria Derby race plan for Group One-winning colt Ace High.
October 30, 2017

Cool Passion steps up to mile in G1 Myer

Cool Passion is set to be tested over 1600 metres for the first time in the Group One Myer Classic at Flemington.
October 30, 2017

Wohler says Red Cardinal better than odds

Red Cardinal is a better chance of winning the Melbourne Cup than his odds suggest, German trainer Andreas Wohler says.
October 30, 2017

Cup another dream come true for Parish

Jockey Cory Parish has never been to a Melbourne Cup but now has a ride on Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time.
October 30, 2017

Weather With You on target for Vic Derby

Co-trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman will have Weather With You in the Victoria Derby but have decided against running Vin De Dance.
October 30, 2017

Kaonic to make stakes debut at Flemington

Like he has done with Kermadec and Comin' Through in recent seasons, Chris Waller will use the Carbine Club Stakes as Kaonic's introduction to stakes racing.
October 30, 2017

One more Melbourne start for Sold For Song

Brisbane mare Sold For Song will have one more Melbourne start this spring in a 1200m-Group Two race at Flemington.
October 30, 2017

Qewy among field of seven for Bendigo Cup

The Charlie Appleby-trained Qewy is among a field of seven for the Bendigo Cup for which the Darren Weir-trained Kiwia is the early favourite.
October 30, 2017

Fifth Qld jockey out on handling charge

Apprentice Rebecca Goldsbury has become the fifth Queensland jockey suspended on a handling charge in the past two months.
October 30, 2017

Hartnell still in Melbourne Cup mix

Hartnell remains in contention for the Melbourne Cup with last year's third placegetter among 36 second acceptances.
October 30, 2017

Saint-Cloud races off because of protest

Racing at Saint-Cloud in France has been called off after a protest by trainers, owners and breeders against France Galop reforms.
October 29, 2017

Matriarch under consideration for Karavali

The Matriarch Stakes at Flemington is an option for the Kris Lees-trained Karavali after her impressive debut at Randwick.
October 29, 2017

Darley option remains open for Vega Magic

A start in the Darley Classic is still on the cards for Vega Magic despite his disappointing performance in the Manikato Stakes.
October 29, 2017

Williams lavishes praise on Chris Waller

Lloyd Williams says the performance of Chris Waller to prepare Winx to win three Cox Plates is the best training achievement he has seen in his lifetime.
October 29, 2017

English set for spell after Manikato

Group One-winning mare English is unlikely to race again this spring after her disappointing run in the Manikato Stakes.
October 29, 2017

Scottish star on target for Melbourne Cup

Scottish trainer Iain Jardine has given stayer Nakeeta the tick of approval after inspecting the stayer at Werribee racecourse.
October 29, 2017

Winx’s next chapter still to be written

Trainer Chris Waller says Winx has pulled up remarkably well after her third Cox Plate win.
October 29, 2017

Royal Symphony ruled out of Derby

Royal Symphony has felt the effects of a torrid Cox Plate run, forcing trainer Tony McEvoy to shelve Victoria Derby plans.
October 29, 2017

Campo has today’s Happy Valley meeting covered

Adam Campton has today's Happy Valley meeting covered with his best bets and selections for every race.
October 29, 2017

Champion mare Winx’s many milestones

A record-equalling third Cox Plate is not the only milestone for champion mare Winx after winning Australia's premier weight-for-age race.
October 29, 2017

Champion Winx has the X factor, owner says

Winx's owners are still coming to terms with the champion mare's record-equalling third win in the $3 million Cox Plate.
October 29, 2017

Lloyd Williams waits on Almandin Cup rider

A number of local and overseas jockeys have thrown their hats into the ring for the ride on Almandin while Damien Oliver appeals an improper riding suspension.
October 29, 2017

Jeff Lloyd suspended for 12 days

Leading Brisbane jockey Jeff Lloyd has been suspended for 12 days but will still be able to ride Houtzen at Flemington.
October 29, 2017

Oliver to appeal improper riding ban

Damien Oliver will appeal an improper riding ban which will keep him out of the rest of the major spring carnival meetings.
October 29, 2017

Saxon Warrior seals record for O’Brien

Aidan O'Brien has set a world training record for a calendar year with Saxon Warrior's win in the Racing Post Trophy.
October 28, 2017

Luke Nolen lauds Hugh Bowman and Winx

Perhaps the only person who knows how Hugh Bowman feels riding Winx is Black Caviar's jockey Luke Nolen.
October 28, 2017

Winx deserved win – Kingston Town jockey

The jockey who rode Kingston Town to the first of his three Cox Plate wins says Winx deserved her record-equalling achievement.
October 28, 2017

Aloisia confirms Oaks favouritism in Vase

The Aaron Purcell-trained Aloisia has firmed to odds-on favouritism for the VRC Oaks after her impressive win in The Vase at Moonee Valley.
October 28, 2017

Damien Oliver to miss Almandin Cup ride

Damien Oliver will miss the Melbourne Cup ride on Almandin unless he can successfully appeal an improper riding suspension.