Racing News

March 31, 2017

Star Turn retired to Vinery Stud

Star Turn is the latest of this season's three-year-old colts to be retired to stud.
 

March 30, 2017

Fast Facts About The Australian Derby

All the facts and figures for the Saturday's Australian Derby at Royal Randwick. Plus read the key players thoughts leading into the big race.

March 30, 2017

Sires Produce Stakes Facts and Figures

All the facts and figures for the Saturday's Sires Produce Stakes at Royal Randwick. Plus read the key players thoughts leading into the big race.

March 30, 2017

T J Smith Stakes Facts and Figures

All the facts and figures for the Saturday's T J Smiths Stakes at Royal Randwick. Plus read the key players thoughts leading into the big race.

March 30, 2017

Sydney Cup Still A Possibility For Tavago

The Sydney Cup remains a possibility for Tavago after initial fears he would miss the rest of the autumn and possibly the spring.

March 30, 2017

Midget McCreery To Slay Doncaster Giants

The smallest horse in Sydney's premier stable will be aiming for the biggest prize on the first day of The Championships at Randwick.

March 30, 2017

Tommy Berry Is Keeping Faith In Chautauqua

The middle distance experiment with Chautauqua didn't work but Tommy Berry is in no doubt the horse can reclaim his title as Australia's sprint king.

March 30, 2017

NZ Derby Holds Up As Testing Ground

Murray Baker won't compare his other Australian Derby winners to current hope Jon Snow but who does he rate as toughest to beat in this year's Derby?

March 30, 2017

Bendigo Guineas Return For Mandalay Bay

Injury curtailed Victoria Derby aspirations for lightly raced Mandalay Bay in the spring but trainer Matt Laurie is hoping the gelding can still make an impact in the Queensland equivalent.

March 30, 2017

Godolphin seeks fillip in Chairman’s Hcp

Well-rested stayer Polarisation has been tasked with giving Godolphin's European contingent a feel-good factor after The Gold Trail's demise on his Australian debut at Mornington.
 

March 30, 2017

Jameka’s international travel clouded

BMW winner Jameka is being treated for travel sickness which will rule her out of a clash with Winx in Sydney and has cast a doubt on international plans. What does it mean for Jameka in the future?
 

March 30, 2017

Brown Banking On Menari To Upstage Fillies

Corey Brown wouldn't swap Menari for any other horse in Saturday's Inglis Sires and believes he can get him his first G1 in Sydney in 5 years. Who was Corey Brown's last G1 winner in Sydney?

March 30, 2017

Stable Favourite Chasing First Stakes Win

Show A Star will always hold a special place in the stable of Matt Cumani as he has so far given him his only city wins as a trainer.

March 30, 2017

Cooroi To Chase Wet Track Win

The Peter and Will Hulbert training partnership will break one of its golden rules when brilliant barrier trial winner Cooroi Chase runs at Doomben.

March 30, 2017

Still hope Doomben races can go ahead

The Brisbane Race club is still hoping conditions will clear enough to allow racing at Doomben to go ahead.
 

March 29, 2017

Pomelo still Provincial C’ship favourite

The Gwenda Marwell-trained Pomelo remains the favourite for the Provincial Championship final ahead of the first two from the Newcastle qualifier.

March 29, 2017

Elite Racing Prospects Of The Chairman’s Sale… By Bernard Kenny

Australian sale agency William Inglis & Son are definitely serious when the say “the introduction of an exciting new concept in thoroughbred sales either side of the Australian Easter Yearling Sale is set to create the biggest fortnight of horse auctions in Australasian history.”

March 29, 2017

Lees To Have 2 Runners In Provincial Final

Leading Newcastle trainer Kris Lees will get the chance to repeat a feat he achieved 12 months ago after Clevedon Bay became his second confirmed starter in the $400,000 Provincial Championship Final.

March 29, 2017

Dwyer With Chance At VOBIS Gold Rush Again

Trainer Henry Dwyer won the VOBIS Gold Rush with If Not Now When a year ago and is hoping to snare the lucrative race at Bendigo again.

March 29, 2017

Astern Return Not Quite Full Steam Ahead

Astern's much-anticipated return to racing risks being delayed with trainer John O'Shea confirming Godolphin's star colt will not contest the $2.5 million TJ Smith Stakes if Sydney's weather deteriorates.

March 29, 2017

Brent Stanley back in the fold at Randwick

Victorian trainer Brent Stanley will saddle his first runners in more than a year when two three-year-olds tackle stakes races at Randwick.

March 29, 2017

Sydney preference for Theanswermyfriend

In-form three-year-old Theanswermyfriend has been installed odds-on favourite for the Listed Bendigo Guineas but trainer Robert Smerdon's preference is to run him in Sydney on the same day.
 

March 29, 2017

All slots sold for The Everest

All 12 slots have been filled for the inaugural running of the $10 million The Everest. It will be interesting to see who ends with the 12 slots?
 

March 29, 2017

Freeze Over impresses on debut at Sandown

Two-year-old Freeze Over has done what trainer John Sadler had hoped to see at Sandown by racing to a dominant debut win.
 

March 29, 2017

Plenty of wins ahead for Zielke

Dreams A Plenty's Doomben win has shown why his connections weren't too upset when a huge offer for him to race in Hong Kong fell over.

March 29, 2017

Doncaster Mile facts and figures

All the facts and figures for the Saturday's Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick. Plus read the key players thoughts leading into the big race.

March 29, 2017

Redkirk Warrior to go extra mile

He's taken a circuitous route to the Doncaster Mile but journeyman Redkirk Warrior is set to go the distance. How does trainer David Hayes rate his chances on Saturday?
 

March 29, 2017

Rain follows Forster’s pair home

Queenslanders Too Good To Refuse and Cylinder Beach have fled Sydney's big wet only to be confronted by a likely deluge in their home state.

March 29, 2017

Prized Icon primed for drought-breaker

Trainer James Cummings displays a sunny disposition when he predicts a weather-related shut-out for Sydney horses in recent weeks can finally lift on opening day of The Championships. Why does he believe Prized Icon can turn the tables?
 

March 29, 2017

Merovee beaten but connections upbeat

Connections of $1.6 million colt Merovee remain upbeat despite his unplaced run on debut at Newcastle.