Racing News

July 18, 2017

Ryan-trained colts in eye-catching trials

Gerald Ryan-trained stablemates Trapeze Artist and Menari have performed well in separate barrier trials as they gear up for the spring.
July 18, 2017

Miss Vista relative wins debut at Geelong

Most Admired has emulated his half-sister Miss Vista by scoring a strong debut win at Geelong.
July 18, 2017

Mover and shakers for Sandown tomorrow

See where all the early money has gone for tomorrow's meeting at Sandown.
July 18, 2017

Magic Consol ready for Flemington trip

Country Victorian trainer Paul Preusker is looking forward to Magic Consol's attempt over 2000m at Flemington.
July 18, 2017

Movers and shakers for Warwick Farm tomorrow

We have a look at where the early money has gone for tomorrow's meeting at Warwick Farm. There has been a very big go for a Bjorn Baker runner.
July 18, 2017

Corey Brown has suspension changed to fine

Corey Brown has had a suspension for not riding a horse to the line varied to a fine on appeal.
July 18, 2017

The Everest – a mighty mountain or too steep a climb?….By Rob Young

Nobody could ever accuse the Racing NSW of lacking in vision. The increase in prizemoney in country and provincial racing and the Highway Handicaps concept are ample evidence of how intelligent decision-making can make a huge difference to the health of racing in general.
July 18, 2017

Randwick the venue for Sound Proposition

Sound Proposition will attempt to keep a perfect record intact for new trainer Kris Lees when he runs at Randwick.
July 18, 2017

Shinn seeks happy homecoming on Tinker Dan

Blake Shinn will open his comeback to Sydney racing after a five-week stint in Chicago aboard Tinker Dan at Warwick Farm.
July 18, 2017

‘Mountain goats’, model to tackle Kokoda

Hugh Bowman has admitted he's done little training for a charity walk along the Kokoda Track, while stuck in a tight battle to be crowned Sydney's best jockey.
July 18, 2017

Premiership race again heats up at Sandown

Beau Mertens and Craig Williams each have rides on two early favourites at Sandown as they chase Melbourne premiership honours.
July 18, 2017

Eagle Farm track report delayed

An independent report into the controversial Eagle Farm track surface has been delayed by a week.
July 18, 2017

Le Romain wins trial ahead of return

Triple Group One winner Le Romain has shown his readiness for his return to racing with a barrier trial win at Newcastle.
July 18, 2017

Dettori takes time off ahead of Goodwood

Frankie Dettori is set to sit out the action this week as he continues his recovery from a troublesome shoulder injury.
July 18, 2017

American Pharoah, the eighth wonder….By Bernard Kenny

The superlatives just flow for American Pharoah who stands at Coolmore in the Hunter Valley this 2017 breeding season as the first US Triple Crown winner in 37 years, with a 138 Timeform rating.
July 17, 2017

NSW in competition with Vic: V’landys

Racing NSW chief executive Peter V'landys says the state is in competition with Victoria over the wagering dollar amid changes to the Sydney spring carnival.
July 17, 2017

Apprentices to battle it out at Flemington

Ben Thompson has already done enough to win the Rising Stars Series in Victoria but the apprentice is hoping to also take out the Final at Flemington.
July 17, 2017

Man Of His Word could back up at Randwick

Gold Coast trainer Bruce Hill is keen to try Man Of His Word over 1800 metres at Randwick after his close second in the Listed Winter Stakes.
July 17, 2017

Antipas showing extra distance should suit

Antipas will be one of the late-season two-year-olds who will be tested over more ground when he steps up to 1800m in the Byerley Handicap at Flemington.
July 17, 2017

Short spring campaign for La Diosa

New Zealand filly La Diosa will have a short spring campaign when she returns from a break after a tiring autumn in Sydney.
July 17, 2017

Magic Alibi to back up last-start win

Magic Alibi will run in one of two 1100m-sprints at Randwick as she attempts back-to-back wins.
July 17, 2017

Blake Shinn to return at Warwick Farm

Blake Shinn returns to Sydney racing from America with rides in six of the seven races on the midweek Warwick Farm program.
July 17, 2017

Big Richie Callander’s weekend happenings

Big Richie has a squizz at Bowman v Avdulla, Canberra trainers, Spieth, 2 top colts, the Eagle Farm track, Kathy O'Hara, A free Cox Plate competition and the Tweet of the week.
July 17, 2017

Abbey Marie to be aimed at Caulfield Cup

Mick Kent is plotting a Caulfield Cup preparation for Abbey Marie while the trainer will wait until after Supido's next start to decide his Group One targets.
July 17, 2017

Sheiswhatsheis to run in Tatt’s Mile

Sheiswhatsheis will miss the Townsville Cup in favour of the Listed Tattersall's Mile at Doomben.
July 17, 2017

Trainer Ben Currie gets century

Young trainer Ben Currie's treble at Toowoomba has given him 100 Queensland winners for first time.
July 17, 2017

Rosehill Gardens Mounting Yard Report….By Matthew Howard

Matthew's full report from Saturday's mounting yard at Rosehill Gardens. Which winning horse did Matthew say this about on Saturday "Can carry a bit of weight around the midsection but if you know here like I do you know that’s just her."
July 17, 2017

Caravaggio still in Everest mix

The $10 million Everest is still on the cards for Caravaggio despite his fourth in the July Cup.
July 16, 2017

Shogun Sun to be set for Golden Rose

Trainer Kelly Schweida is hoping to boost Shogun Sun's prize money so he gets a start in the Group One Golden Rose during the Sydney spring carnival.
July 16, 2017

Conners hits out at Canterbury work

Trainer Clarry Conners says the Australian Turf Club is neglecting Warwick Farm while it puts in a Polytrack at Canterbury.