Racing News

June 12, 2019

Josh Parr injures knee in tumble

Josh Parr expects to ride at Rosehill after injuring his knee in a tumble past the post following On Her Word's maiden win at Warwick Farm.
June 12, 2019

Trainer Ben Smith outed for 4-1/2 years

Newcastle trainer Ben Smith has been handed a 4-1/2 year disqualification on a raft of charges relating to cobalt and his conduct when questioned by stewards.
June 12, 2019

Relaxed Marcel From Madrid up for Sandown

A change of environment to a country base has relaxed Marcel From Madrid who is ready to have his first start for Paul Preusker at Sandown.
June 12, 2019

Ryan Maloney in successful return

Jockey Ryan Maloney has made a successful return from injury, winning on his only ride at Doomben.
June 12, 2019

Global Sanction after second Sandown win

Global Sanction steps up in grade but her trainer Grahame Begg expects a good showing from the mare when she chases a second-straight win at Sandown.
June 12, 2019

Yogi returns for surprise Winter Cup bid

Two weeks after Hush Writer won the McKell Cup first-up, Yogi will attempt the same feat in the Winter Cup at Rosehill
June 12, 2019

Sydney trip pays off for Fighting Teo

A trip to Sydney has been the catalyst for giant gelding Fighting Teo to become a stakes horse and a top chance in the Ipswich Cup.
June 12, 2019

Houtzen continues Royal Ascot build-up

Smart sprinter Houtzen has revved up preparations for her Group One English assignment with a strong work-out ahead of the King's Stand Stakes.
June 12, 2019

Battle for Fab’s Cowboy to be No.1

Queensland country star Fab's Cowboy gets the chance to regain the lead as the most winning Australian horse this season when he runs in the Battle Of The Bush.
June 12, 2019

Beau Appo fails in internal review

Jockey Beau Appo has been unsuccessful in his internal review of a four-week suspension he was given for weighing in light at Toowoomba.
June 12, 2019

Corey Brown determined to continue career

Corey Brown is facing a long stint on the sidelines following a fall in the Queensland Derby but says he has got plenty of time to add to his riding record.
June 12, 2019

Push to move Queensland Derby date

The Brisbane Racing Club is keen to move the Queensland Derby so it is run before the Queensland Oaks..
June 11, 2019

Weather to decide Beau Balmain’s next run

Lightly raced German import Beau Balmain may use a heat of the Banjo Patterson Series at Sandown as a stepping stone to a spring campaign.
June 11, 2019

Spring battle between Vic and NSW heats up

The NSW push into spring racing has angered VRC chairman Amanda Elliott who has labelled Racing NSW's Peter V'landys a silly little man.
June 11, 2019

Williams focused on another premiership

Craig Williams has his eyes firmly fixed on another Melbourne jockeys' premiership and will wait for season's end to take a break.
June 11, 2019

Stokes looking to expand Pakenham yard

Success has brought an increase in horse numbers for Phillip Stokes who is looking to expand his Pakenham stable with more boxes.
June 11, 2019

Melbourne Cup to tour 39 destinations

This year's Melbourne Cup tour will feature 39 destinations around Australia and five other countries.
June 11, 2019

Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time retired

Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes hopes to find Boom Time a home at stud after calling an end to the Caulfield Cup winner's racing career.
June 11, 2019

Eckstein trials brilliantly at the Coast

Stud-bound mare Eckstein has turned in a brilliant trial at the Gold Coast as she heads to her last run in the Group One Tatt's Tiara.
June 11, 2019

Melbourne Cup to be worth $8 million

The Melbourne Cup will be worth a record $8 million with the winner to earn connections $4.4 million.
June 11, 2019

Jockey weighs in light at Cairns

Trainer Roy Chellimi has been fined $1000 after jockey Wanderson D'Avila weighed in light at Cairns.
June 10, 2019

Jess Eaton lands first metropolitan double

Just days after outriding her claim on country tracks, apprentice Jess Eaton has used her 3kg metropolitan claim to advantage for a double at Mornington.
June 10, 2019

Apprentices on show at Randwick

Apprentice Jenny Duggan has celebrated her victory in the rising Star series while Celestial Falls has stamped herself a future topliner at Randwick.
June 10, 2019

Sizzlefly continues run for in-form Stokes

Phillip Stokes believes Sizzlefly is destined for bigger victories after winning over 1000m at Mornington and remaining unbeaten in two starts.
June 10, 2019

Weights to decide Asgard Massif assignment

Trainer John Sadler will study the weights for three-year-old Asgard Massif before deciding which race the gelding starts in at Sandown.
June 10, 2019

Two more horse fatalities at Santa Anita

Two more horses have died at Santa Anita, bringing the number of fatalities to 29
June 10, 2019

Forster to attack Eye Liner Stakes

Trainer Desleigh Forster plans a two-horse attack on the Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich.
June 10, 2019

Fight lives up to name with Mornington win

Craig Williams has been able to extract the best out of Fight to record a narrow victory at Mornington for trainer Nikki Burke.
June 10, 2019

Queensland jockeys get riding fee increase

Queensland jockeys will get a pay rise with increases over the next three years to $220.
June 10, 2019

Ballarat jumps transferred to Warrnambool

Racing Victoria has announced the transfer of three jumps races from a meeting at Ballarat to Warrnambool.