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September 5, 2017

What really happened at Godolphin…By Rob Young

It’s probably fair to assume that the dust has largely settled at Godolphin after the strangles inquiry and the departures of Henry Plumptre and John O’Shea.
September 5, 2017

Global Glamour to look part for Everest

Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott are finalising plans for Global Glamour's return to racing now the mare is in contention for a run in The Everest.
September 5, 2017

McEwen pair get a look at Moonee Valley

McEwen Stakes contenders Houtzen and Russian Revolution have had a look at Moonee Valley ahead of the Group Two race over 1000m.
September 5, 2017

Jessamin on track to black-type success

Jessamin made a fine first impression at Warwick Farm in November, and she is ready to return from a spell at the same track.
September 5, 2017

Consistent Deploy on song for Theo Marks

Trainer Gerald Ryan will decide after the Theo Marks Stakes whether to step Deploy up in distance.
September 5, 2017

Derby aim for NZ gelding Weather With You

A maiden at Sandown will be the spring launching pad for the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained New Zealand three-year-old Weather With You.
September 5, 2017

ATC Everest Slot down to 5!!!!!!!!!!!!

In a surprise move the ATC has left Spieth out of its shortlist of 5 to secure its slot in the $10 million Everest
September 5, 2017

Richie’s got today’s Newcastle meeting covered

Our main man Richie has done the hard work for the Newcastle meeting today on the Beaumont track. Check out his selections and best bets
September 5, 2017

Moonee Valley gallop for Hartnell

Godolphin has taken advantage of Moonee Valley being open for gallops by giving Hartnell a work-out at the course.
September 5, 2017

Strong numbers for Epsom/Metropolitan

The Australian Turf Club has taken 89 nominations for the Epsom Handicap and 73 for the Metropolitan Handicap.
September 5, 2017

Ethan Brown appeals careless riding ban

Victorian apprentice Ethan Brown has appealed a nine-meeting careless riding suspension.
September 5, 2017

Freedman gets Singapore work permit

Champion trainer Lee Freedman has gained his employment pass in Singapore and will begin training there from this week.
September 4, 2017

Williams unlikely for Houtzen gallop

Craig Williams is unlikely to ride Houtzen in a Moonee Valley gallop ahead of the filly's spring return at the same track in the Group Two McEwen Stakes.
September 4, 2017

G1 winner Lasqueti Spirit to be rested

VRC Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit will be sent to the spelling paddock after failing in the first two starts of her spring campaign.
September 4, 2017

From Group Two win to six-week ban

Jockey Josh Adams has gone from the high of a Group Two win to the low of a six-week suspension.
September 4, 2017

Catchy expected to head to Danehill Stakes

Catchy has been nominated for the Listed Atlantic Jewel Stakes but the Blue Diamond winner is expected to take on the males in the Danehill Stakes.
September 4, 2017

Gingernuts on track for Caulfield Cup

Gingernuts has come through the first start of his Caulfield Cup campaign in New Zealand in good order.
September 4, 2017

Russian Revolution favourite for McEwen

Group One-winning sprinter Russian Revolution is scheduled to have a gallop at Moonee Valley ahead of his return in the Group Two McEwen Stakes.
September 4, 2017

Return race for Tavago still to be decided

Tavago has pleased his co-trainers in a Cranbourne trial but they are still weighing up whether to run him in the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes.
September 4, 2017

Menari all the rage for Run To Rose

Menari will stake his claims for the Group One Golden Rose when he runs in the lead-up at Rosehill.
September 4, 2017

G! winner Lasqueti Spirit to be rested

VRC Oaks winner Lasqueti Spirit will be sent to the spelling paddock after failing in the first two starts of her spring campaign.
September 4, 2017

Melham fails in careless riding ban appeal

Jockey Ben Melham has had his appeal against a seven-meeting careless riding suspension dismissed.
September 4, 2017

Kerrin McEvoy inducted to SA Hall of Fame

Dual Melbourne Cup-winning rider Kerrin McEvoy has been inducted into the South Australian Hall of Fame.
September 3, 2017

Craig Williams wins Scobie Breasley medal

Jockey Craig Williams has won his sixth Scobie Breasley medal for riding excellence and Winx has been named Victoria's Horse of the Year.
September 3, 2017

Royal Symphony building to spring return

Caulfield Guineas favourite Royal Symphony has had an exhibition gallop at Caulfield and could have another at Moonee Valley ahead of his spring return.
September 3, 2017

Egg Tart back for Theo Marks and Epsom

Dual Oaks winner Egg Tart will have a spring campaign aimed at the Epsom Handicap.
September 3, 2017

Tavago closing in on return for spring

Tavago is nearing his spring return with his co-trainers considering either the Dato Tan Chin Nam or Makybe Diva Stakes.
September 3, 2017

Edmonds heads to Melbourne with Houtzen

Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds is headed to Melbourne to monitor star filly Houtzen as she prepares to return to racing at Moonee Valley.
September 3, 2017

Broome one week, Birdsville races the next

Kym Healy can match the early explorers for his travels in search of success at Australia's far-flung race meetings.
September 3, 2017

Mixed day for Zoe White

Star country Queensland apprentice Zoe White has celebrated her upcoming move to Brisbane with a Gold Coast winner tempered by a suspension.