Horse Racing

A deteriorating track cruelled Hush Writer’s Metropolitan Handicap chances last year but a favourable weather forecast has his trainers upbeat about his Group One prospects. The Japanese-bred stayer is a …

Paul Preusker can’t wait to see his prizefighter and star stayer Surprise Baby step into the ring when he starts in the Turnbull Stakes. Preusker talks regularly in boxing parlance …

Mike Moroney’s former German stayer Sound will run in The Bart Cummings and will be ridden by Jamie Kah as he tries to win his way into the Melbourne Cup …

The Everest puzzle continues to take shape with confirmation Godolphin sprinter Trekking has secured his place in the elite field. The dual Group One winner will represent the slot held …

The Metropolitan is one of three talent-rich Group 1 races on Saturday’s Randwick card, and it shapes as a terrific contest. It’s not uncommon to see a race in Sydney …

Just seven fillies will contest Saturday’s Group 1 Flight Stakes, but it shapes as a terrific race regardless of size. Dame Giselle is yet to taste anything but success this …

The Turnbull Stakes is always a terrific contest, but a particularly strong and open edition of the Group 1 feature will be run and won at HQ on Saturday. The …

The Epsom Handicap is typically one of the most open Group 1 contests of the entire Spring Carnival and there is a case to be made for nearly every horse …

Wednesday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meeting at Randwick’s Kensington track in New South Wales. Take a look at …

Mike Moroney is expecting boom stayer Aktau to show he’s on track for the Caulfield Cup with a forward showing in the Turnbull Stakes. “It’s going to be a tough …

Glen Boss says a wide barrier draw won’t hinder the Epsom Handicap chances of the Chris Waller-trained Funstar and may even work to her advantage. The top jockey will be …

Metropolitan Handicap favourite Mugatoo will need to set a modern day weight-carrying record if he is to give jockey Kerrin McEvoy a first win in the prestigious staying race. McEvoy …

Tuesday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meeting at Swan Hill in Victoria. Take a look at our horse racing …

The Edmonds stable has given Robbie Dolan a vote of confidence as he prepares to partner talented mare Vanna Girl in the Group One Epsom Handicap at Randwick. Dolan was …

Nature Strip has come through his latest barrier trial without incident and will now take on Classique Legend in the Premiere Stakes at Randwick. The multiple Group One winner’s last …

Robert Hickmott assesses the upcoming meeting at Flemington as the defining day of the spring for his stable stars Schabau and Django Freeman as they both need to win to …

Fierce Impact could be a surprise starter in the Epsom Handicap with trainer Matthew Smith revealing the race is still on the table. Smith was thought to be tossing up …

Monday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meeting at Belmont in Western Australia. Take a look at our horse racing …

Sunday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meetings at Devonport in Tasmania. Take a look at our horse racing tips …

Danny O’Brien branded rising star Russian Camelot as the best horse he had trained after his commanding win in the Group One Underwood Stakes. “He’s the best horse I’ve had …

Two superbly bred Hawkes Racing colts have fought out the finish of the Group One Golden Rose as Rothfire’s Everest campaign came under a cloud. The Queensland flyer, who started …

Adelaide filly Instant Celebrity has made it four wins from four starts with an outstanding display to win the Thousand Guineas Prelude at her first race away from home. The …

Perth trainer Grant Williams said he was pleased to see Windstorm fly home and win the 1400m Open Handicap as he has a good opinion of him. “It was good …

Love Tap confirmed his favouritism for next month’s Group One Spring Champion Stakes when he made it four wins in as many starts in the Gloaming Stakes (1800m). Trainers Richard …

A template used 12 months ago with Cosmic Force will again be a spring road map for Peter and Paul Snowden, this time with Wild Ruler. The three-year-old resumed with …

Former French galloper Attorney has forced trainer Matt Smith to consider a start in the Metropolitan Handicap with his classy staying performance at Rosehill. Attorney came into Saturday’s Group Three …

A carefully devised plan to make the Moir Stakes a major spring target for flying mare Pippie has come to fruition after she ran her rivals off their legs in …

Underwood Stakes day at Caulfield will host the feature racing program in Victoria this Saturday with nine races being run and won on what looks to be another great day …

Golden Rose day at Rosehill will host the feature racing program in New South Wales this Saturday with nine races being run and won on what looks to be another …

Weetwood Handicap day at Toowoomba will host the feature racing program in Queensland this Saturday with nine races being run and won on what looks to be another great day …