Racing News

January 22, 2020

Decision soon on Nikolic application

A decision is expected within a fortnight on whether controversial jockey Danny Nikolic will be licensed to ride in Queensland.
January 22, 2020

Carrington start pending for Crack Me Up

A decision is pending on Queenslander Crack Me Up's participation in the Listed Carrington Stakes at Randwick, where he has won two black-type races.
January 22, 2020

Australia for Harlech after Karaka 3YO

Dual Group One runner-up Harlech is set to join the Australian arm of the Mike Moroney-Pam Gerard stable after the Karaka 3YO Classic at Ellerslie.
January 22, 2020

Alligator Blood to campaign in Melbourne

Star Queensland three-year-old Alligator Blood will head to Melbourne for a three-run campaign including the Australian Guineas and All-Star Mile.
January 22, 2020

Nothdurft’s claim a boost for Tarzan

Trainer Stuart Kendrick has reverted to using apprentice Baylee Nothdurft to help Tarzan continue his great strike rate at the Sunshine Coast.
January 22, 2020

Queen Kay on Classic path to autumn reign

Team Edmonds has a chance of taking a feature double with Queen Kay in the Classic and Tyzone and Crack Me Up in the Cup at the Sunshine Coast.
January 22, 2020

Johnson to have surgery on broken arm

Champion British jumps jockey Richard Johnson is to have an operation on his broken right arm after a fall at Exeter but hopes to be back for Cheltenham.
January 21, 2020

Missile on track for All-Star Mile spot

The Greg Eurell-trained Star Missile has polled well in early voting for the All-Star Mile with the four-year-old on track to claim a spot in the field.
January 21, 2020

Randwick or Sunshine Coast for some horses

Track conditions will play a part with several runners nominated for both the Sunshine Coast Cup and the Carrington Stakes.
January 21, 2020

Streets Of Avalon to resume at Caulfield

Streets Of Avalon will resume in the Listed John Dillon Stakes with trainer Shane Nichols believing it is a more suitable option than the Australia Stakes.
January 21, 2020

WFA aims for stronger Begood Toya Mother

Trainer Daniel Bowman is preparing Group One winner Begood Toya Mother for weight-for-age sprints but is not committed to the All-Star Mile.
January 21, 2020

Not A Single Doubt retired from stud

Arrowfield stallion Not A Single Doubt has been retired from stud duties because of a pulmonary problem which has not responded to treatment.
January 21, 2020

Eurell to test Paris Pike at Sandown

Trainer Greg Eurell will get a better guide whether Paris Pike can head on a Guineas path after he runs in a maiden at Sandown.
January 21, 2020

Trittons to relocate to the United States

Leading NSW harness racing duo Shane and Lauren Tritton are to relocate to the United States saying the local industry is not viable.
January 21, 2020

RQ makes race coverage a TV deal priority

Racing Queensland has signalled an improved coverage of the state's meetings is a priority in new media rights discussions.
January 21, 2020

Nature Strip cruises to trial victory

Star sprinter Nature Strip has shown his readiness for a race return with a comfortable barrier trial win at Warwick Farm.
January 20, 2020

Nominations released for Flemington G1s

Nominations have been taken for three Flemington Group One races with 106 entries for the Australian Guineas, 67 in the Australian Cup and 60 for the Newmarket.
January 20, 2020

Sunlight back under saddle after surgery

Royal Ascot remains a target for sprinter Sunlight who has started trotting again after having surgery to remove a chip to a splint bone.
January 20, 2020

Joe Pride hoping Superium can rebound

Passage Of Time is among a large group of nominations for the Listed Carrington Stakes with trainer Joe Pride also hoping Superium will run in a support race.
January 20, 2020

Fresh among McNeil’s chances at Caulfield

Fresh impressed jockey Jye McNeil with her debut win at Geelong and he believes the two-year-old filly has improved heading into a tougher test at Caulfield.
January 20, 2020

Sibling rivalry in Sunshine Coast Cup

Caloundra trainer Darryl Hansen will have siblings Pennino and Balboa Rocks chasing victory in the Sunshine Coast Cup.
January 20, 2020

Australia Stakes attracts quality entries

Six Group One winners are among the 14 nominations for the weight-for-age Group Two Australia Stakes at The Valley.
January 20, 2020

Star NZ 3yo Catalyst returns at Ellerslie

Star New Zealand three-year-old Catalyst is ready to begin his next campaign with Australia on the agenda after he races at Ellerslie.
January 20, 2020

Guard Of Honour to confront Tarzan

Talented sprinter Guard of Honour is set to take on track specialist Tarzan at the Sunshine Coast over 1000 metres.
January 20, 2020

Hey Doc on target for Australia Stakes

Trainer Tony McEvoy is keen to take Hey Doc to Dubai for the Al Quoz Sprint but first the multiple Group One winner will run in feature races in Melbourne.
January 19, 2020

Soleseifei wins Wellington Cup for Lupton

Soleseifei has claimed a memorable Wellington Cup win carrying the same colours as Kiwi almost four decades earlier.
January 19, 2020

Orr Stakes return likely for Mirage Dancer

Trainers Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young have mapped out a program for Caulfield Cup placegetter Mirage Dancer starting with the Group One C F Orr Stakes.
January 19, 2020

Master Jamie to chase big QTIS prize money

Central Queensland sprinter Master Jamie has earned the chance to win big QTIS prize money with his Eagle Farm win.
January 19, 2020

Racing stars take to different turf

Jockeys from around Australia will take to the field at Williamstown Oval for the annual charity cricket match against a Racing All-Stars side.
January 19, 2020

Star sprinters ready to step out in trial

Chris Waller-trained sprinters Yes Yes Yes and Nature Strip are ready to step out in a Warwick Farm barrier trial to begin their campaigns.