Racing News

June 15, 2017

Filly to strut her stuff at Ipswich

Trainer Kelly Schweida has carefully planned a win for Darktown Strutter at Ipswich.
June 15, 2017

Weir brings up his 400th win for season

A hurdle win to Ancient King at Ballarat has given Darren Weir his 400th win in Australia for the season, the first time a trainer has achieved the feat.
June 15, 2017

Ipswich to suit Jumbo Prince

Michael Nolan is hoping the last-start failure of Ipswich Cup contender Jumbo Prince can be put down to the Eagle Farm track surface.
June 15, 2017

Benzini needs to set weight record

Tough New Zealander Benzini will have to smash a 55-year-old weight-carrying record to win the Ipswich Cup.
June 15, 2017

Weir poised to notch 400th win for season

Trainer Darren Weir has moved to within one of his 400th winner for the season with a double at Sandown.
June 15, 2017

Dettori expects to ride in French Oaks

Frankie Dettori is expected to be fit to ride Shutter Speed in the Prix de Diane at Chantilly.
June 15, 2017

Trainer Jim Cerchi Jr to face RAD Board

A chest rub ointment applied to the nostrils of Petrov has landed trainer Jim Cerchi jr an appointment before the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board.
June 14, 2017

Begg lands overdue city win at Sandown

Phoenix Park has given Grahame Begg his first city winner back following a training sabbatical.
June 14, 2017

Ruby Sea brings up the century for Maher

Ruby Sea has brought up a century of winners around Australia for Caulfield-based trainer Ciaron Maher.
June 14, 2017

Fournette goes two-from-two

Fournette has won her second race in two starts, taking out a closely contested 1550m-event at Canterbury.
June 14, 2017

Star Galaxy shines on debut at Canterbury

Star Galaxy has made the perfect start to her racing career with victory at Canterbury where she has overcome a poor start.
June 14, 2017

Orange mission goes like clockwork

Former Melbourne mare Clockwork Orange has completed the first part of her Queensland mission, overcoming difficulties to win at the Sunshine Coast.
June 14, 2017

Life O’Brien regroups for belated victory

Game gelding Life O'Brien has snapped his winning drought with a resilient run at Canterbury's midweek meeting.
June 14, 2017

Violent Snow aiming for another Valley win

Trainer Jason Warren expects Violent Snow can run another big race when she returns to Moonee Valley to chase back-to-back city wins.
June 14, 2017

Sultan Of Swing tested in Kensei Handicap

Sultan Of Swing steps up in trip for the Kensei Handicap at Rosehill, his second start in Sydney after a rough Australian debut in Brisbane.
June 14, 2017

Opie Bosson sidelined until season’s end

New Zealand jockey Opie Bosson has been found to be suffering a viral infection and will miss the rest of the season.
June 14, 2017

Shiraz to sparkle at Ipswich

Trainer Kim Waugh isn't worried by the prospect of a wet track for class galloper Shiraz who tackles the Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich.
June 14, 2017

Skye Bogenhuber ready for Perth debut

Former Toowoomba jockey Skye Bogenhuber is looking forward to continuing her career in Perth.
June 14, 2017

Movers and shakers at today’s Sandown meeting

We look at who they have backed and who they have sacked in early betting for Sandown today.
June 14, 2017

The movers and shakers at today’s Canterbury meeting

We look where the early money has gone and the ones they have left alone at Canterbury.
June 14, 2017

Shane Ciurleo’s best bets and full preview Sunshine Coast today

Get Shane Ciurleo's best bets and full preview for every race at today's Sunshine Coast meeting.
June 14, 2017

Big Richie Callander’s best bets and tips for today’s Canterbury meeting

Get Big Richie's best bets and tips for each race for today's Canterbury meeting.
June 14, 2017

Adam Campton’s full preview and best bets Canterbury

Get Adam Campton's best bets and full overview for every race at today's Canterbury meeting.
June 14, 2017

Bruce Clark’s full preview and best bets for Sandown

Get Bruce Clark’s best bets and full overview for every race at today's Sandown meeting.
June 14, 2017

The law is an ass….By Rob Young

In my opinion, the decision of the Racing NSW Stewards Panel to fine John Thompson $6,000 in the Astronomos case is the most mind-blowingly idiotic exercise of misplaced power I have seen in over 50 years of involvement in racing.
June 14, 2017

Michelle Payne in England ahead of Ascot

Despite some visa issues, Michelle Payne has arrived in the UK ahead of her first ride at Royal Ascot.
June 14, 2017

Dettori escapes serious injury in fall

Frankie Dettori has escaped with a sore shoulder in a fall in the parade ring before the first race at Yarmouth.
June 13, 2017

Red Cardinal to follow Protectionist path

Red Cardinal is likely to follow a similar program to Protectionist towards a start in the Melbourne Cup.
June 13, 2017

Appeal panel reserves decision on El-Issa

The Racing NSW Appeal Panel has reserved its decision on Bobby El-Issa's appeal against a four-month suspension.
June 13, 2017

Pike picks up G1 Singapore ride for Laxon

William Pike will make a hit-and-run visit to Singapore to ride Lim's Samurai in the Group One Patron's Bowl at Kranji.