Racing News

June 15, 2019

Can’t Be Done wins narrowly at Sandown

Danny O'Brien-trained two-year-old Can't Be Done has edged out King Of Hastings at Sandown to make it two wins from his first three starts.
June 15, 2019

Bowen finds Queen of Kingston’s right race

Trainer Dan Bowen's decision to keep Queen of Kingston in the weakest race he could has led to an Ipswich win.
June 14, 2019

First Crush to atone in Ipswich Cup

Trainer Chris Munce is ignoring First Crush's last start failure as the gelding prepares for a second tilt at the Ipswich Cup.
June 14, 2019

Spanner Head in form for Sandown race

Archie Alexander believes last-start winner Spanner Head faces a tougher test at Sandown but is thrilled with the way the mare is going this campaign.
June 14, 2019

Petrology in right head space

Trainer Matt Dunn hopes veteran sprinter Petrology is in the right head space when he tackles the Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich.
June 14, 2019

RV stewards charge bookmaker Simon Beasley

Racing Victoria stewards have issued one charge to bookmaker Simon Beasley over alleged misconduct in his betting operations.
June 14, 2019

Tim Clark happy to be on the pace

Tim Clark will team with the powerful Tulloch Lodge operation in two races at Rosehill, including the feature Winter Cup aboard Hush Writer.
June 14, 2019

Parr, King to both miss Winter Cup meeting

Jockeys Josh Parr and Rachel King have both been ruled out of the Winter Cup meeting at Rosehill because of injuries.
June 14, 2019

Conditions good for Winter Passage

Winter Passage has the right conditions to shed her tag as an unlucky horse when she resumes at Ipswich.
June 14, 2019

Lim’s Cruiser settles in at Newmarket

Singapore sprinter Lim's Cruiser has been settling into his surroundings at Newmarket ahead of the Diamond Jubilee at Royal Ascot.
June 14, 2019

Moroney-trained imports set for Sandown

After a winning start to Australian racing at Ballarat, the Mike Moroney-trained import Buffalo River will be out to add a city win at Sandown.
June 14, 2019

Ruby Guru gets Ipswich Cup chance

Tough mare Ruby Guru will miss the Provincial Stayers Final to instead tackle the Listed Ipswich Cup.
June 14, 2019

Another three years for Ben Currie

Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie is facing 7-1/2 years on the sidelines with a further three years added to his sentences.
June 14, 2019

170 th Prix de Diane Longines

It’s European Classic time and the French say the Prix de Diane Longines is elegant and excellent, even chic. A highlight of the Parisian summer!
June 13, 2019

Nash Rawiller back riding trackwork

Multiple Group One-winning jockey Nash Rawiller is back riding trackwork ahead of a return to race riding when he finishes a 15-month ban.
June 13, 2019

Sydney Cup runner-up to miss the spring

This year's Sydney Cup runner-up Vengeur Masque will miss the spring carnival because of an injury suffered in a paddock accident.
June 13, 2019

Vic POC Tax will be reviewed: Pakula

Victoria's Racing Minister Martin Pakula says the Point Of Consumption Tax will be reviewed as the arms race between Victoria and NSW continues.
June 13, 2019

Weather watch for Igniter ahead of Sandown

Trainer Robbie Griffiths will leave a decision as late as possible whether Igniter will take his place in a 2100m-race at Sandown.
June 13, 2019

Newnham has spring in his step

Mark Newnham will be out to continue his stable's purple patch of form with three strong chances engaged at Rosehill including two-year-old Blazing Miss.
June 13, 2019

Gollan’s four-pronged attack on Eye Liner

Defending titleholder I'm A Rippa leads trainer Tony Gollan's four-pronged attack on the Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich.
June 13, 2019

James expects good showing from Hypnos

Trainer Roger James is expecting a good showing from New Zealand three-year-old Hypnos in the gelding's second Melbourne start in a benchmark race at Sandown.
June 13, 2019

Clark, Parr racing to be fit for Rosehill

Jockeys Tim Clark and Josh Parr each require a medical clearance to ride at Rosehill after suffering injuries in separate riding incidents.
June 13, 2019

Racing NSW warns trainers of Hendra

Racing NSW has alerted industry participants to an isolated case of the Hendra virus near Scone in the Hunter Valley.
June 13, 2019

Waging War on Winter Championship trail

Waging War will be out to confirm Winter Championship Series Final plans when he travels from Adelaide to run in a heat of the series at Sandown.
June 13, 2019

Guthmann-Chester rewarded for Manaya ride

Apprentice Jag Guthmann-Chester is hoping his ride on Manaya at Ipswich is not as dramatic as his recent win on the mare.
June 13, 2019

NZ trainer Tony Pike chasing Ipswich Cup

Trainer Tony Pike will send two of his best horses home to New Zealand but will still have top chances at the Ipswich Cup meeting.
June 13, 2019

Heavy rain forces another Ballarat switch

Ballarat has been forced to transfer another of their turf track meetings, this time to Echuca, because of heavy rain.
June 13, 2019

Perth pair gunning for Everest slots

West Australian stars Arcadia Queen and Enticing Star remain in the mix for slots in the $14 million Everest at Randwick.
June 13, 2019

Ipswich set for record Cup meeting

The Ipswich Turf Club is hoping for a record crowd at its Cup meeting despite ongoing construction work.
June 13, 2019

Wesley Ward returns to Royal Ascot

American trainer Wesley Ward will return to Royal Ascot hoping for more success a decade after breaking new ground at the meeting.