Racing News

May 21, 2019

Success comes for Geoff Wheeler at Moe

Jake Noonan has piloted Black Beau Tie to a sentimental win at Moe to give trainer Geoff Wheeler his first win in four years.
May 21, 2019

Bjorn Baker to target Kingsford Smith

Trained Bjorn Baker will send Redouble and Irithea north looking for Group One glory after the retirement of elite winner Music Magnate.
May 21, 2019

Richard Cully to put trainer’s hat on

Accomplished jumps jockey Richard Cully hopes to land another winner as a trainer when he saddles Celtic Blast at Flemington.
May 21, 2019

Andrew Ramsden entries chase a Cup dream

Trainer Simon Morrish says he will not be the one deny the owners of Chouxting The Mob and Mental Telepathy their dreams of chasing a Melbourne Cup start.
May 21, 2019

ATC starts search for Everest runner

The Australian Turf Club has begun the search for a runner to represent it in the third edition of The Everest.
May 21, 2019

Another horse has died at Santa Anita

Another horse has died from injuries at Santa Anita racetrack, the 25th fatality since Christmas.
May 20, 2019

Jamie Mott has perfect day at Mornington

Jamie Mott has walked away from the Mornington meeting with a four-timer from four rides at the track.
May 20, 2019

More convictions for trainer Ben Currie

Trainer Ben Currie has been found guilty of 12 charges of race day administration and has been asked to make submissions on sentence.
May 20, 2019

Flemington straight to suit Divine Quality

After flopping around a bend in the Sangster Stakes at Morphettville, Divine Quality is set to run in the Straight Six over 1200m at Flemington.
May 20, 2019

Tonsor to continue Smith’s winning ways

Trainer Matt Smith hopes promising sprinter Tonsor can bounce back from a last-start defeat when he runs at Randwick.
May 20, 2019

Lessons learned from Criterion invaluable

Lindsay Park is hoping lessons learned from an international campaign with Criterion can be carried over into the Australian preparation of Alfarris.
May 20, 2019

Slow recovery for injured rider Hackett

Injured rider Michael Hackett is making progress, albeit slow, as he remains in Sydney's Liverpool Hospital after a fall at Tomingley.
May 20, 2019

Trainer Ben Smith guilty of cobalt charges

Suspended trainer Ben Smith has been found guilty of 10 charges regarding elevated cobalt levels, race day treatments and giving false evidence.
May 20, 2019

Jordan Childs spends the night in hospital

Jockey Jordan Childs has spent the night in a Melbourne hospital after a post-race fall at Bendigo.
May 19, 2019

NZ betting levy to be repealed

Racing minister Winston Peters says the betting levy in New Zealand is to be phased out to free up money for the industry.
May 19, 2019

Apprentice Thompson escapes serious injury

Apprentice Aidin Thompson appears to have escaped serious injury after being taken to hospital following a two-horse fall at Beaudesert.
May 19, 2019

Furrion to miss Melbourne Cup qualifier

Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes is disappointed Furrion will not get his chance to race for a direct entry into the Melbourne Cup.
May 19, 2019

Reloaded to run at Randwick before Atkins

Trainer Chris Waller will give Reloaded the same lead-up to the Group One J J Atkins as he did The Autumn Sun last year.
May 19, 2019

The Candy Man to return to Brisbane

Fan favourite The Candy man is set to return to city racing after making it six straight wins in a Class Five at the Gold Coast.
May 19, 2019

Brideoake to return to Sydney for inquiry

The inquiry into the scratching of Princess Jenni from the Adrian Knox Stakes is set to take place before Racing NSW stewards.
May 19, 2019

Ciaron Maher considers wfa for Dubious

Trainer Ciaron Maher is considering running top two-year-old Dubious in the weight-for-age Kingsford Smith Cup at Eagle Farm.
May 19, 2019

John Allen to appeal Doomben suspension

Doomben Cup-winning jockey John Allen is likely to appeal his 13-day suspension for his ride in the Group One race.
May 19, 2019

War of Will wins Preakness Stakes

War of Will has won the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico to give trainer Mark Caisse and jockey Tyler Gaffalione a first win in a Triiple Crown race.
May 18, 2019

Despatch gives Pannell maiden Group One

Adelaide jockey Todd Pannell has ridden his first Group One winner on Despatch for trainer Tony McEvoy to celebrate a home-town win in The Goodwood.
May 18, 2019

Grey Lion stakes claim for Brisbane Cup

Grey Lion will now head to Queensland for the Brisbane Cup after claiming a second Sydney stakes win in the Lord Mayor's Cup at Rosehill.
May 18, 2019

Etana Oaks bound after winning The Roses

Etana is a significant firmer in Queensland Oaks betting after landing a confident betting move in the Group Two The Roses at Doomben.
May 18, 2019

Declares War wins at last for Matt Cumani

A start in the Queensland Derby remains a possibility for Declares War after he broke through for Matt Cumani in The Mahogany Challenge at Flemington.
May 18, 2019

Kenedna claims Group One WFA Doomben Cup

Co-trainer Ciaron Maher's great run in Group One races at Doomben has continued with Kenedna winning the Doomben Cup.
May 18, 2019

Kenedna claims the Group One Doomben Cup

Kenedna has won the Doomben Cup, beating Life Less Ordinary and Sixties Groove in the Group One weight-for-age race.
May 18, 2019

Tyzone storms into Stradbroke contention

Tyzone will attempt to become only the second horse to complete the BRC Sprint-Stradbroke Handicap double after his barnstorming victory at Doomben.