Racing News

May 4, 2017

Thunder Snow Godolphin’s best Derby chance

Godolphin has been trying to win the Kentucky Derby since 1999, and Thunder Snow is Sheikh Mohammed's strongest chance yet, trainer Saeed bin Suroor says.
 

May 4, 2017

Josh Oliver gets chance in big time

Jockey Josh Oliver's bond with tough mare Col 'N' Lil has earned him a shot at the biggest win of his career at the Gold Coast.
 

May 4, 2017

Divine Quality to face first city test

An impressive debut from Divine Quality at Bendigo came as no surprise to her trainer Robbie Griffiths who is now preparing the filly for a tougher assignment in town.

May 4, 2017

Waller camp thankful for Berry’s faith

 Tommy Berry's decision to ride Beyond Thankful in the Lord Mayor's Cup has the Chris Waller stable optimistic the veteran will perform at Rosehill.

May 4, 2017

Kendrick after more black type success

Trainer Stuart Kendrick hopes to convert his best season to date into more black-type winners starting with Divine Centuri at the Gold Coast.
 

May 4, 2017

Flemington kick-off for Under The Louvre

Under The Louvre will run in a handicap at Flemington despite having to carry a big weight with trainer Robert Smerdon keen to get the horse up and going before a return to the Brisbane winter carnival.
 

May 4, 2017

Rudy to give Page a special thrill

Helen Page has trained Group winners and a Melbourne Cup placegetter but tough gelding Rudy remains one of her all-time favourite horses.
 

May 4, 2017

Darren Weir equals training record

Champion trainer Darren Weir has equalled his Commonwealth record of 348 wins in a season with the victory of Try Four at Warrnambool.
 

May 4, 2017

Les Ross racing for change of luck

Trainer Les Ross is looking for a change of luck with River Racer when she runs in the Group Three Gold Coast Guineas.
 

May 3, 2017

Richie Callander’s best bets at Gosford

Richie Callander's 3 best for today's meeting at Gosford.

May 3, 2017

Flashback with Phil Purser.. Ten strategies to invoke to win more often on the punt

We look back at a Phil Purser story with a  plethora of hints to help punters improve their chance to make a profit.

May 3, 2017

Darren Weir closes in on training record

Champion trainer Darren Weir is one win shy of equalling his Commonwealth record of 348 victories in a season.

May 3, 2017

Milestone on hold for Chris Waller

Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller must wait to notch another training milestone after he was denied a 200th Warwick Farm winner as he jetted to the Kentucky Derby.
 

May 3, 2017

Ulmann continues Weir’s Warnambool run

Ulmann is bound for another trip to Brisbane after scoring a first-up win in the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool.

May 3, 2017

Stewards defend Eagle Farm downgrade

Stewards believe they had no choice but to downgrade the track rating at Eagle Farm to a heavy eight despite no rain falling at the track for 10 days.
 

May 3, 2017

Renew goes all the way in Galleywood

Darren Weir is confident Renew can make a successful return to flat racing after recording an impressive all-the-way win in the Galleywood Hurdle at Warrnambool.

May 3, 2017

Rachel King gains ground on Slow Pace

Slow Pace sounds like an ominous horse to ride, yet Rachel King couldn't be happier as her apprenticeship gathers momentum with a chance in a city stakes race at Rosehill.
 

May 3, 2017

Smoother Annual ride for Spying On You

The preparation for Warrnambool's Grand Annual Steeplechase has been a lot smoother for Spying On You the second time around.
 

May 3, 2017

Queensland’s chief stipe to stay on

Queensland's chief steward Allan Reardon has agreed to extend his contract by at least 12 months.
 

May 3, 2017

Moroney with chances in three states

Queensland plans have been put on the backburner for the Mike Moroney-trained War Legend who will instead run on his home track at Flemington.
 

May 3, 2017

Single Gaze eyes the Hollindale Stakes

Trainer Nick Olive is already thinking ahead to the spring carnival as he prepares Single Gaze for the Hollindale Stakes at the Gold Coast.
 

May 3, 2017

Survival of fittest in Warrnambool Cup

Trainer Archie Alexander wants to turn the Warrnambool Cup into a last man standing affair.
 

May 3, 2017

Nathan Dunn gets first win as trainer

Grand Annual Steeplechase-winning jockey Nathan Dunn could think of no better place to train his first winner

May 3, 2017

Black Heart Bart heads Stradbroke noms

Multiple Group One winner Black Heart Bart headlines the nominations for the Group One Stradbroke Handicap.
 

May 3, 2017

Formal complaint lodged on Gunsynd result

Connections of runner-up Violate have lodged a complaint against the result of the Gunsynd Classic in which the rider of the winner breached the whip rules.

May 3, 2017

Super Cash on target for Adelaide G1

Already this year jockey Katelyn Mallyon has linked with trainer Andrew Noblet to win two feature sprints in Melbourne with Silent Sedition and Super Cash. Can she do it again on Saturday?

May 3, 2017

Richie’s Best Bets Warwick Farm

Richie gives us his best best for today's meeting at Warwick Farm. 

May 2, 2017

When is whipping a welter?

It was always going to happen. It is absolutely pointless having a rule that either can’t – or won’t – be policed.

May 2, 2017

Foreign jockey hopes for visa rethink

South African jockey Keagan Latham is adept at riding on the flat, but he must clear a massive hurdle that threatens to throw his career off track in Australia.

May 2, 2017

Kangaroo joins country NSW horse race

Skippy is that you? A kangaroo has hopped into a horse race in country NSW before realising it had punched above its weight.