September 24, 2019

Win the Golden Rose

Now branded a ‘stallion making’ race the $1m Gr1 Golden Rose Stakes of 1400m has 11 of its 16 race winners retiring with healthy stud fees.
September 19, 2019

US Equine Fatality Strategy

In a determined bid to reduce equine fatalities the Thoroughbred Horseman’s Association have engaged Dr Andy Belfiore as Project Manager for the Mid-Atlantic Strategic Plan to Reduce Equine Fatalities.
September 17, 2019

Godolphin Stud & Stable Awards

David Merrick of Widden Stud is this year’s recipient of the Thoroughbred Excellence award for the Godolphin Stud and Stable Staff Awards due to his ‘unparalleled experience, unique skills and an unquestionable willingness to share these skills.’


February 23, 2020

Magnalane wins Taree Championship heat

Magnalane and Casino Mondial have raced their way to the Country Championship final via the heat at Taree.
February 23, 2020

Ciaron Maher fined over safety gear

Leading trainer Ciaron Maher has been fined for riding a horse at the beach without wearing a safety vest.
February 23, 2020

Gear change possible for Streets’ Mile bid

Trainer Shane Nichols will consider what headgear, if any, Futurity winner Streets Of Avalon will wear when he steps up in distance to the All-Star Mile.
February 23, 2020

Il Paradiso preparing for autumn campaign

Melbourne Cup placegetter, former Irish horse Il Paradiso, will run in his first barrier trial for new trainer Chris Waller.
February 23, 2020

Blamey quinella pair back for another shot

Lindsay Park stablemates Fifty Stars and So Si Bon will be back at Flemington looking for a repeat of their one-two finish in the Blamey Stakes.
February 23, 2020

Alabama Express set for Guineas showdown

With the Group One C F Orr Stakes against older horses in his keeping, Alabama Express will now take on his own age in the Australian Guineas.
February 23, 2020

Sydney trip still on for Anderson pair

Trainer Chris Anderson has decided to give Profit and Ballistic Boy another race in Brisbane before heading to the Sydney autumn carnival.
February 23, 2020

Whiteley suspended for abusing stewards

Queensland Jockey Chris Whiteley has been suspended for a month, with half the ban suspended for two years, for abusing stewards at an inquiry.
February 23, 2020

Aspell calls time on riding career

Dual Grand National-winning jockey Leighton Aspell has announced his retirement.
February 22, 2020

Oliver cops 10-meeting ban at Caulfield

Damien Oliver pleaded guilty to a careless riding charge aboard Harlem in the Peter Young Stakes at Caulfield and has been suspended for 10 meetings.