Racing News

March 21, 2019

A look at the William Reid Stakes

Facts and figures on the William Reid Stakes.
March 21, 2019

Shoals chases another G1 in William Reid

The Anthony Freedman-trained Shoals will attempt to add a fourth Group One victory to her record when she lines up in the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley.
March 21, 2019

Straturbo gets city chance at Eagle Farm

Straturbo ran a near Australian record at his most recent start and has earned a return to city racing at Eagle Farm.
March 21, 2019

Ace High to play a hand in Ranvet: Payne

Ace High doesn't have a great score sheet on rain-affected tracks but David Payne can find positives ahead of the horse's Rosehill return in the G1 Ranvet.
March 21, 2019

Joe Cleary’s girl ready for Eagle Farm

Trainer Joe Cleary has decided to back Girls Are Ready up at Eagle Farm after her failure at the Gold Coast.
March 21, 2019

Eagle Farm dry despite heavy rain

Trainer Liam Birchley's hopes of a wet Eagle Farm track for Say I Cee You in the $200,000 Jewel have been dashed despite 140mm of rain hitting the track.
March 21, 2019

Winx in perfect order ahead of Ryder

Champion Winx has gone through her paces in a gallop at Rosehill and is in great order for her attempt to win the George Ryder Stakes for a fourth time.
March 20, 2019

Avilius to bounce back in G1 Ranvet Stakes

The James Cummings-trained Avilius will be out to bounce back in the Group One Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill after being beaten in the Australian Cup.
March 20, 2019

Stud buys into Slipper hope Yes Yes Yes

Coolmore Stud have bought into Golden Slipper contender Yes Yes Yes, a co-owner of the colt has confirmed in the lead-up to the $3.5 million race.
March 20, 2019

Raquel Clark rides 100th winner for season

South Australia's Raquel Clark has ridden 100 winners in a season for the first time after Dream Kisses won a race apprentice riders race at Doomben.
March 20, 2019

Sydney plans for Chenier after Sandown win

Anthony Freedman is mapping a program towards the Group One Champagne Stakes with impressive Sandown debut winner Chenier.
March 20, 2019

Pride set to have a Ball in Group 1 Galaxy

The track rating at Rosehill on Golden Slipper day will have a significant impact on the chances of Joe Pride's two runners, Ball Of Muscle and Easy Eddie.
March 20, 2019

Self Sense chasing hometown Cup success

Self Sense will try to win the Mornington Cup before he makes a return to the jumps racing scene.
March 20, 2019

Lyre chasing Blue Diamond-Slipper double

With one Group One win in the Blue Diamond Stakes already under her belt, Lyre is set for her shot at adding the $3.5 million Golden Slipper at Rosehill.
March 20, 2019

Doncaster-bound Dreamforce a Ryder entry

Trainer John Thompson hopes to run Dreamforce in the George Ryder Stakes leading into the Doncaster Mile but doesn't want the track too heavy.
March 20, 2019

Payne keeps it in family with Guineas hope

Trainer David Payne is aiming for a top-three finish with improving three-year-old Costello when he takes on The Autumn Sun in the Group One Rosehill Guineas.
March 20, 2019

Written By to shine in William Reid Stakes

A recent gallop at Moonee Valley has Grahame Begg confident Written By can produce a better performance in the Group One William Reid Stakes.
March 20, 2019

Sunlight draws wide in William Reid Stakes

The Group One William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley will see last-start Newmarket Handicap winner Sunlight jump from the outside gate in the 11-horse field.
March 20, 2019

Soil testing starts on troubled Ipswich

Geotechnical testing of the Ipswich race track has begun as officials seek a solution to its problems.
March 20, 2019

Three options for talented Mr Marbellouz

Trainer Kevin Kemp can start Mr Marvellouz at Eagle Farm or the Gold Coast or wait until a race Toowoomba.
March 20, 2019

Rain-affected Slipper a concern for Gollan

Tony Gollan is happy with Vincere Volare's barrier in the Golden Slipper but the trainer is worried about a heavy track.
March 20, 2019

Winx headlines field of nine for G1 Ryder

Eight horses have been accepted to take on champion Winx in the Group One George Ryder Stakes, one of five Group One races on Golden Slipper day at Rosehill.
March 20, 2019

Winter reshuffle for 3YO Jewel contender

The rescheduling of the 3YO Jewel to Eagle Farm will lead to a new set of winter plans for promising Barefoot.
March 19, 2019

Heath Conners has winner with final runner

Days after celebrating a win with his last city runner, Heath Conners has also prepared a winner with his final runner as a trainer at Bendigo.
March 19, 2019

Cosmic Force Slipper favourite after draw

The Peter and Paul Snowden-trained Cosmic Force is the new Golden Slipper favourite after the barrier draw for the $3.5 million race at Rosehill.
March 19, 2019

Berry hopeful of Rosehill Guineas upset

Jockey Tommy Berry is optimistic Madison County can challenge star colt The Autumn Sun in the Rosehill Guineas over 2000m on a rain-affected track.
March 19, 2019

Queensland trainer Ben Currie seeks stay

Trainer Ben Currie's lawyers have filed a stay application in the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal against an order to stand him down.
March 19, 2019

Bieg believes draw ideal for Free Of Debt

The countdown to his first Golden Slipper runner has continued for Free Of Debt's trainer Chris Bieg who believes he has drawn an ideal barrier for the colt.
March 19, 2019

Redzel likely to stay in Sydney for Galaxy

Trainer Peter Snowden believes The Galaxy in Sydney fits in best with Redzel's preparation heading towards his main autumn target, the TJ Smith Stakes.
March 19, 2019

Escapee Heir To The Throne back at Sandown

The younger half-brother to Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance makes his racing return at a midweek meeting at Sandown.