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Greg Eurell is hoping a drop in weight and a better barrier draw will see Taut You Could show his credentials in a second-up run at Caulfield. A debut winner at …

Mark Newnham is doing all he can to take bad luck out of the equation for well-related colt Mindspace ahead of the two-year-old’s Randwick debut. A full brother to Group …

Dan O’Sullivan might have wondered where his next good horse was going to come from after Affair To Remember’s injury-enforced retirement and it would be appropriate if it is Berkeley …

Two-time Group 1 winner Sierra Sue joined the list of mares to sell for seven figures in Australia this season when she changed hands for $1.55 million on Wednesday. The former Trent …

As a nine-year-old his best days are probably behind him, but Lyall is hopeful of sneaking a few more wins out of the Viscount gelding. Lyall’s want could come as …

John O’Shea has a theory that classy horses make an immediate racetrack impression and Snitzel youngster Zoukerino has done exactly that with a stylish debut win on Randwick’s Kensington track. A …

Ben Melham could not have asked for a better return to the saddle when he guided Delicious Tycoon to an all-the-way win at Sandown. Injured when he tumbled passing the winning post …

The Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young stable has high hopes for their debut quinella pairing at Sandown. Proscenium Arch and Guru Ram Das represented the stable in the Ladbroke It! Handicap (1300m) on …

Trainer Kris Lees remains on weather watch with Mugatoo but admits the chances of the horse making his much-anticipated comeback in the Winter Challenge at Randwick are lengthening. While the 2021 All-Star …

Group 3 winner Kiss Sum is back in work after a short break in Queensland as he takes his first steps towards an assault on the $10 million Golden Eagle. The …

Streets Of Avalon is set to resume at Caulfield after a bout of travel sickness forced him to miss a start in the inaugural running of The Archer at Rockhampton. The Group …

Nerodio was having a short break after winning a second consecutive Beaufine Stakes (1000m) two weeks ago, but trainer Stephanie Bakranich had a change of heart. “My original plan was …

Julius Sandhu initially wasn’t sold on starting Moya Lass in Wednesday’s $50,000 Ladbroke It! Handicap but a couple of factors won him over. A small field of seven competing on one of …

Mornington trainer Rob Blacker may have his first runners in feature Group 1 races during the Melbourne Spring Carnival. In a training career dating back to 1997, Mornington trainer Rob …

An exciting field has been nominated for Saturday’s Listed Winter Challenge at Randwick with 2020 winner Mugatoo set to return. Pulling up just shy of 50 lengths last when suffering …

Scallopini will be part of the new blood in Caulfield’s second $200,000 Group 3 sprint of July with the Queensland gelding set to contest Saturday’s Bletchingly Stakes. Co-trainer Steven O’Dea confirmed on …

Breeders will this week be presented with an opportunity that normally only appears at either the Inglis Chairman’s Sale or Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale when Sierra Sue is put up …

The introduction of the new The Big Dance and The Five Diamonds races to be held in November this year has piqued the interest of champion trainer Chris Waller. His …

Grahame Begg’s stable star is back in work and will be solely focused on going one better in the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) after running a gallant second to …

After hitting the line strongly to salute at Newcastle on debut last month, the Kris Lees -prepared Flag Of Honour ($5.50) has made it two wins on the bounce with a determined victory …

Since making the move to Melbourne in 2019, Jamie Kah has ridden for a number of the big stables with her most success for a Melbourne-based stable being with Ciaron Maher and David …

Trainer Matthew Dunn’s first impressions of two-year-old The Lions’ Gate were anything but flattering. While the son of Golden Slipper winner Vancouver made it to the early season barrier trials, he was …

Aztec Ruler created a big impression and won a heap of admirers after his outstanding win on debut at Belmont a fortnight ago. The two-year-old gelding, with Chris Parnham in the …

Trainer Bjorn Baker was unsure how Arapaho would perform on a drying Grafton track, but the horse showed another string to his bow with a dominant victory in the $200,000 Grafton Cup. …

He isn’t the best horse Tracey Bartley has put a saddle on, but McCormack does have a claim to fame. The six-year-old’s last win was almost two years ago when he …

Sydney trainer Matthew Smith will have his work cut out keeping abreast of his runners on Saturday. Besides three runners in the main race at Flemington, the Flemington Cup 1849 (2800m), …

Brad Widdup is looking for a strong finish to what has been a career-best season as he prepares to saddle up three runners at Rosehill on Saturday. The Hawkesbury trainer has …

Salaasel hasn’t been seen at the races yet, but Emirates Park have reason to be optimistic that, at some point, she will have an impact at Stakes level. After all, …

Mornington trainer Rob Blacker hopes to short circuit the stress of gaining a Victoria Derby start with Skyphios by winning Melbourne’s longest two-year-old race at Flemington. The Byerley Handicap (1800m) on Saturday gives the …

One of the most improved horses in training, Ranges has continued Team Snowden’s affinity with the Ramornie Handicap to give the stable it’s fifth win in the feature Grafton sprint. Taking …