News

July 11, 2017

Cosmic Reign reaches for new heights

Stephen Gleeson hopes Hugh Bowman engineers the win that proved elusive the last time the trainer came to Sydney when Cosmic Reign makes his Highway debut.
July 11, 2017

Jeweller replaces Crown as Oaks sponsor

The Australian jeweller that will sponsor the VRC Oaks for the next five years will also replace Longines as Flemington's official timekeeper.
July 11, 2017

In-form Schism could back up at Caulfield

The Ciaron Maher-trained Schism could back up in a 1400m open handicap at Caulfield, seven days after winning the Leilani Series Final at Flemington.
July 11, 2017

Chocante to race in Sydney as Cup lead-up

New Zealander Chocante, winner of the Brisbane Cup, will do his spring racing in Australia on his way to the Melbourne Cup.
July 11, 2017

Viceroy seeks to continue admirable record

Canberra trainer Luke Pepper has a two-pronged attack at Canterbury with Viceroy finally finding a track that suits and Erins Zar earning a Sydney debut.
July 11, 2017

Yogi chases third-straight win at Sandown

Improving stayer Yogi will chase his third-straight city win when he steps up to 2100m on the Sandown Lakeside circuit.
July 11, 2017

Lankan Rupee continues on comeback trail

Multiple Group One winner Lankan Rupee has had his first jump-out this year as he builds towards a race return in the Bletchingly Stakes.
July 11, 2017

Yankee Rose trials well at Doomben

Multiple Group One winner Yankee Rose has had a solid trial at Doomben as she prepares for a comeback after eight months away from racing.
July 11, 2017

Big Richie Callander’s best bet and tips for each race Gosford

Big Richie Callander's best bet and tips for every race for today's Gosford meeting.
July 11, 2017

Dettori bids for Classic double on Enable

Epsom Oaks winner Enable remains on course to bid for a Classic double in the Irish Oaks at the Curragh.
July 10, 2017

Badajoz favourite for Ramornie Handicap

Badajoz is favourite for two sprint races over the Grafton carnival but has drawn barrier 17 in the Ramornie Handicap.
July 10, 2017

Bayliss returns to trackwork after injury

Group One-winning jockey Regan Bayliss has ridden trackwork for the first time since suffering a broken wrist as he builds towards a return to the races.
July 10, 2017

ACCC wants review of Tatts-Tabcorp deal

The ACCC wants the Federal Court to review the Australian Competition Tribunal's authorisation of the Tatts-Tabcorp merger.
July 10, 2017

Monash Stakes target for Murt The Flirt

Murt The Flirt has been effective first-up in the past and will chase the biggest win of his career when he resumes in the Group Three Sir John Monash Stakes.
July 10, 2017

Burning Passion in first start for Newnham

Mark Newnham is looking to Burning Passion to maintain his form when he runs in the Listed Winter Stakes for his new stable.
July 10, 2017

Hartnell to kick off campaign in Melbourne

Hartnell will kick off in the P B Lawrence Stakes in Melbourne to begin a campaign likely to take a different path from champion mare Winx.
July 10, 2017

Big Richie Callander’s weekend happenings

Big Richie runs his eye over the Highway Races, The Everest, Eagle Farm track, the premiership, a couple of rides from the weekend, James Cummings and the jockeys walking Kokoda for charity.
July 10, 2017

Warwick Farm Mounting yard report….By Matthew Howard

Matthew Howard of Mounting Yard Mail was at Warwick Farm on the weekend and for those that follow on race day had another good day with 1 on top selection and 2 of his best value runners getting home.
July 10, 2017

Joao Moreira sets another Hong Kong record

Champion rider Joao Moreira has set a new Hong Kong jockeys' record with his 169th winner for the season.
July 10, 2017

Godolphin’s Thunder Snow wins French G1

Godolphin's Thunder Snow has won the Group One Prix Jean Prat at Chantilly.
July 9, 2017

Zed Em wins another feature steeplechase

The Patrick Payne-trained Zed Em has won the Thackeray Steeplechase at Warrnambool.
July 9, 2017

Man of His Word headed to Sydney

A frustrated Bruce Hill is considering a Sydney trip to tackle the Winter Stakes for the unlucky Man Of His Word.
July 9, 2017

Ben Currie in bid to win Queensland title

Ben Currie fears he is running out of ammunition to hold off Tony Gollan and win the Queensland trainers' premiership for the first time.
July 9, 2017

Melbourne spring aims for Savile Row

Rising four-year-old Savile Row will head across from New Zealand to trainer Mike Moroney's Flemington base to be aimed at Melbourne spring carnival races.
July 9, 2017

Houtzen on way to climb Everest

Star Queensland filly Houtzen is coming along nicely in training as she gets ready to contest the $10 million The Everest.
July 9, 2017

Mertens not cheering yet in title race

Beau Mertens has kicked four wins clear in the Melbourne jockeys' premiership, with six meetings remaining for Craig Williams to bridge the gap.
July 9, 2017

QRIC is a success: Barnett

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission boss Ross Barnett says the commission had proved its worth in its first year of operation.
July 9, 2017

Ulysses wins Eclipse in a thriller

Ulysses has edged out Barney Roy to give master trainer Sir Michael Stoute a record-equalling sixth win in the Group One Eclipse Stakes at Sandown.
July 8, 2017

Tom Sadler suspended for one month

Jockey Tom Sadler has been suspended for a month after being hit with an improper riding charge and a careless riding charge from the same race at Flemington.
July 8, 2017

Mertens notches milestones at Flemington

Beau Mertens has extended his lead in the Melbourne jockeys' premiership to four with a Flemington treble on a day he also outrode his claim.