Racing News

March 18, 2017

Wonder mare Winx makes it 16 in a row

Champion mare Winx has made it 16 wins in a row, ploughing through a heavy track at Rosehill for an easy victory in the Group One George Ryder Stakes (1500m).

 

March 18, 2017

Adam Sewell completes best week in saddle

Apprentice Adam Sewell continued the best form of his career when he rode his fifth winner for the week on Magnatude at the Gold Coast.
 

March 18, 2017

Our Ivanhowe wins G1 Ranvet Stakes

Our Ivanhowe has revelled in the heavy conditions at Rosehill to race to a first-up win in the Group One Ranvet Stakes.

March 18, 2017

Derryn wins Darby Munro Stakes at Rosehill

Riding on the crest of a wave, rising star jockey Regan Bayliss has added a Sydney stakes win on Golden Slipper day to his recent haul of feature victories.
 

March 18, 2017

Black type breakthrough for Raiment

Raiment provided Godolphin with an early present on Golden Slipper Day as the three-year-old filly surged to her first black type victory in the Group Three Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill.
 

March 18, 2017

Gollan’s plan off to a flying start at Coast

Trainer Tony Gollan's plan to unleash his best two year olds late in the season got off to a good start when Miss Exfactor scored at the Gold Coast on Saturday.

March 18, 2017

Big Duke gives Weir first Sydney winner

Imported stayer Big Duke has given premier Victorian trainer Darren Weir his first Sydney winner, but had to do it via the stewards' room.
 

March 18, 2017

Chauffeur gains Golden Slipper start

First emergency Chauffeur has gained a start in the Golden Slipper with Invader failing a second veterinary test.

March 17, 2017

Rosehill Guineas facts and figures

ROSEHILL GUINEAS: All you need to know about the Rosehill Guineas. Plus read the thoughts of all the key players.
 

March 17, 2017

Hartnell out to bounce back in Ranvet

 The second highest-rated horse in the country, Hartnell, is looking to bounce back and win the Group One Ranvet Stakes at Rosehill tomorrow. Read why John O'Shea believes he will bounce back after his poor performance last start.
 

March 17, 2017

Schofield not conceding G1 to Winx

The Kris Lees-trained Le Romain has played the role of giant killer before and jockey Glyn Schofield won't be surprised if he can do it again against Winx. Read why jockey Glyn Schofield thinks he can play the giant killer again tomorrow.
 

March 17, 2017

Black Heart Bart out of Blamey Stakes

Black Heart Bart has been scratched from the Blamey Stakes after apparently becoming cast in his box and taking skin off a leg. How will this effect his Doncaster preparation?

March 17, 2017

Tyzone to head back north

The lure of a prestigious north Queensland race is likely to mean three-year-old Tyzone will have his last southern area start this campaign at the Gold Coast. What is the race is heading north for?
 

March 17, 2017

Ranvet Stakes facts and figures

THE RANVET STAKES: All you need to know about the Ranvet Stakes. Plus read all the thoughts of the key players.

 

March 17, 2017

Moroney stablemates tackle Grand Handicap

Mike Moroney believes there is not much between stablemates War Legend and Strike Force who will face each other in one of the $150,000 Grand Handicaps at Flemington. Where will they be heading after tomorrow's runs?

March 17, 2017

Golden Slipper meeting to go ahead

Officials are confident the Golden Slipper meeting will go ahead at Rosehill despite the forecast for continuing rain in Sydney.

March 17, 2017

New Track earns high praise from jockeys

The revamped Newcastle track has been given the thumbs up from jockeys who say it has stood up exceptionally well to host the Newmarket Handicap meeting despite heavy rain. Read what they had to say.
 

March 17, 2017

Vindicated trainer blasts Racing Victoria

Victorian trainer Danny O'Brien says he and Mark Kavanagh were bullied by Racing Victoria over cobalt charges, which have been dismissed on appeal.

March 17, 2017

Impavido seeks clear path to Derby

Trainer Bjorn Baker is confident Impavido can put his Australian Derby campaign back on track at Rosehill after a luckless run in the Group One Randwick Guineas. How does Bjorn believe he has come through the run.

March 17, 2017

Veteran Jopa after first stakes win

After nearly seven years and 77 starts, veteran Jopa returns to where it all began in his search for a first stakes win. Read trainer Robert Heathcotes thoughts on his veteran.

March 17, 2017

Invader to undergo veterinary inspection

Golden Slipper hopeful Invader has become the second horse in doubt for the $3.5 million race after being found to have a stone bruise.
 

March 17, 2017

VIC Trainers win appeal against cobalt ban

A Victorian tribunal has dismissed cobalt charges against Mark Kavanagh and Danny O'Brien.

March 17, 2017

Rosehill Gardens Race 1 Preview….By Luke Murrell

One of the real Big days of racing hits in Sydney on […]
March 17, 2017

Smart Punting – Is It Science, Luck Or “Chooser”?

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March 16, 2017

Zabeel racks up 46th individual G1 winner

Who won today’s Bonecrusher NZ Stakes at Ellerslie to bring up Zabeel’s 46th individual G1 winner?

March 16, 2017

Tosen Stardom to run in Blamey Stakes

Japanese import Tosen Stardom has been confirmed as a Blamey Stakes runner at Flemington in preference to the George Ryder Stakes at a wet Rosehill in Sydney. Who will be his hardest to beat at Flemington on Saturday?

March 16, 2017

Winx Ready To Keep Winning Roll On

Deja vu, all over again.

Read Chris Waller and Hugh Bowman’s thoughts on Winx before Saturday’s George Ryder Stakes.

 

March 16, 2017

Mertens making his mark in Melbourne

Apprentice Beau Mertens is having a breakout season.  How many metropolitan winners has he ridden so far this season?

March 16, 2017

Can You Win On The Punt In The Wet

Most people will tell you how hard it is to win on wet tracks. Before the 2009 Golden Slipper he correctly declared the winner Phelan Ready at 50/1 the night before the Slipper!!! We have a heavy track again for the Slipper this Saturday. Can he do it again?

March 16, 2017

Trapeze Artist a high point for owner

After being warned against taking an aerial route to the Black Opal Stakes, Bert Vieira will go to any lengths to watch Trapeze Artist perform in the Golden Slipper.  What did Gerald Ryan say to owner Bert Vieira before the Black Opal Stakes?