Racing News

December 10, 2019

Quackerjack will not duck Villiers task

Quackerjack is ready to fulfil a long-range plan when he runs in the Group Two Villiers Stakes over the famous Randwick mile.
December 10, 2019

Living Legends to share in new VRC fund

A Victoria Racing Club Equine Wellbeing Fund has been established to provide extra funds for Living Legends as well as post-race recovery tools at Flemington.
December 10, 2019

Sydney race planned for Stonefield debut

After winning a barrier trial at Albury, Melbourne two-year-old Stonefield is on track to make his debut in the $500,000 Inglis Nursery at Randwick.
December 10, 2019

Jusufovic out to keep run going at Sandown

Bullock will attempt to add to trainer Enver Jusufovic's recent good form when she makes her racetrack return at Sandown.
December 10, 2019

McEvoy’s Millions plans disrupted

Trainer Tony McEvoy believes Queensland authorities should look at chartering planes to ensure southern horses can get to carnivals each year.
December 10, 2019

O’Brien and Freedman get Williams horses

Horses owned by Lloyd and Nick Williams are set to go to trainers Danny O'Brien and Anthony Freedman following the decision to sell Macedon Lodge.
December 10, 2019

The Drinks Cart has a slight setback

Leading Magic Millions hopeful The Drinks Cart's return to racing will be delayed a week after he had a slight setback and missed a track gallop.
December 10, 2019

Barrier trials off because of smoke haze

Barrier trials at Randwick and Gosford have been called off because of worsening smoke haze over Sydney and surrounding areas.
December 9, 2019

Superhard returns to Flemington for sprint

With Standish Handicap plans for Superhard, trainer John Sadler will give the sprinter another look at the Flemington straight in an 1100m-sprint.
December 9, 2019

Strome unlikely starter in G2 Villiers

The Mark Newnham-trained Quackerjack is the early favourite for the Villiers Stakes with Strome unlikely to run.
December 9, 2019

Laing hoping to return to training soon

Trainer Robbie Laing is hopeful he will get his training licence back when the Racing Victoria Board holds its next meeting.
December 9, 2019

Queensland out to break Origin duck

Queensland riders Jim Byrne and Matt McGillivray are determined to break Queensland's duck in the Jockeys State Of Origin series in Brisbane.
December 9, 2019

Vlad Duric lands a third Singapore title

Not only has former Melbourne-based rider Vlad Duric landed a third straight Singapore jockeys' premiership, he has had his most successful season.
December 9, 2019

Dee gets New Zealand Christmas call-up

In-form Melbourne jockey Michael Dee will mix business and pleasure when he returns home to New Zealand for Christmas.
December 9, 2019

Maximum Security smokes them in Cigar Mile

Maximum Security, famous for being disqualified as the winner of the Kentucky Derby, has ended the season with victory in the Cigar Mile.
December 9, 2019

Japan dominates HK International day

Japan has dominated the Hong Kong International meeting at Sha Tin with victory in three of the four Group One races.
December 8, 2019

Two Villiers runners likely for Waller

Cellarman and Sambro are Chris Waller's likely runners in the Group Two Villiers Stakes over the famous Randwick mile.
December 8, 2019

Cassidy overcomes kidney stones to ride

Larry Cassidy has again shown the toughness of jockeys by riding at Doomben after suffering from a kidney stone.
December 8, 2019

Memories as Lonhro officially turns 21

Champion racehorse and sire Lonhro is about to officially turn 21 with his former trainer and jockey remembering what made him great.
December 8, 2019

The Drinks Cart could run in Phelan Ready

A track gallop will determine whether The Drinks Cart will have his next start in the Listed Phelan Ready Stakes at Doomben.
December 8, 2019

Twilight racing comes to Flemington

The VRC is preparing for the first of four experimental twilight race meetings at Flemington in the off-season.
December 8, 2019

Two trainers fined for dexamethasone

Two Rockhampton-based trainers have been fined after traces of the drug dexamethasone was found in urine samples taken from their horses.
December 8, 2019

Seven Britsh jockeys banned in void race

In a dramatic conclusion to the London National at Sandown, the race has been declared void and seven jockeys suspended.
December 8, 2019

In Her Time ruled out of Hong Kong Sprint

Newcastle mare In Her Time has been ruled out of the Hong Kong International Sprint with a hoof injury.
December 7, 2019

Filly Kay Cee wins Kingston Town Classic

The Neville Parnham-trained three-year-old filly Kay Cee has won the Kingston Town Classic at Ascot in Perth with the trainer's son Steve aboard.
December 7, 2019

Frangipani Moon secures black-type victory

Trainer David Vandyke was extra excited to win a black-type race with Frangipani Moon in the Just Now Stakes at Doomben.
December 7, 2019

Party surprise for Pfieffer at Rosehill

The Party Girl has earned a trip to the Gold Coast for the Magic Millions carnival with a barnstorming victory at Rosehill.
December 7, 2019

Jarrod Fry makes the most of late call-up

A wrist injury forced Ben Melham to forgo the winning ride on Yulong January at Pakenham with fellow jockey Jarrod Fry the lucky recipient.
December 7, 2019

Patience pays with problem horse Stephan

Gratz Vella rattles off the list of problems that have afflicted Stephan like a shopping list but all has been forgiven as the horse keeps winning.
December 7, 2019

Niccanova stays put despite Listed victory

Trainer Steve Tregea won't be tempted to venture interstate with Niccanova despite the gelding's return to winning form in the Brisbane Handicap.