Horse Racing

Bruce Clark’s best bets and tips for today’s Sandown meeting.

The Lindsay Park stable is within two of 100 Melbourne metropolitan wins for the season and has the chance to reach the milestone at Sandown.

Racing NSW have fined two Australian Turf Club staff following an investigation into the treatment of horses attached to the club’s mounted security division.

Anthony Cummings will return to Leilani Lodge, where he worked with his legendary father Bart, when son James joins Godolphin as head trainer in Australia.

Rachael Murray has ridden into NSW racing history, posting her 100th winner for the season.

Two wins from as many starts in South Australia has earned two-year-old filly Counterplay an interstate trip to run at Flemington.

Trainer Mick Bell is counting on raceday rain to strengthen the Stradbroke Handicap claims of Jungle Edge.

The Peter Robl-trained gelding Centre Pivot starts his winter campaign at Randwick on Saturday with the Civic Stakes at Rosehill next month the major focus.

After breaking his maiden at Sandown two starts ago, three-year-old Willi Willi returns to the venue for another midweek race with Craig Williams aboard.

Wagga Wagga trainer Chris Heywood is counting on his son Nick’s affinity with Leucura to make a difference at Canterbury.

With seventeen meetings to go in the premiership we look at Brenton and Hugh’s rides at Canterbury tomorrow.

Big Richie Callander has found an early plays for tomorrow’s meeting at Canterbury.

The Muswellbrook Race Club is mourning the loss of local trainer Lewis Seib who has died from brain cancer.

Group One winner Famous Seamus has been retired after a 59-start career which netted 12 wins and more than $1.3 million.

Big Rich looks at the weekends happenings including the Sydney premiership race, a Sydney protest and girls, girls, girls.

Rain around Edenhope in country Victoria has forced an upcoming meeting to be transferred to Hamilton.

Trainer Noel Mayfield-Smith remembers English Derby-winning jockey Padraig Beggy as a hard worker and talented rider during his Australian stint.

Victorian apprentice Ethan Brown is returning home after being denied entry into the UK with the wrong visa.

Dale Monteith has been called on to conduct an independt review of the Eagle Farm track.

Group One placegetter Lizard Island is set to make his long-awaited return to racing following an injury-enforced break.

Hooked will take his place in the Stradbroke Handicap while stablemate Oak Door will need some scratchings to make his way into the field.

Ana Royale could be running in the Queensland Derby if connections decide to pay an $18,000 late entry fee.

Jockey Nikita Beriman will be chasing a second Group One win when she rides Fontein Lad in the Queensland Derby.

Doomben winner Bonny O’Reilly has not been penalised for her Listed victory and needs an attrition rate to make the Stradbroke Handicap field.

Sam Clipperton has ridden a Group Three winner in Hong Kong to highlight his successful first season.

Matthew Howard was at Rosehill Gardens and found a couple of winners for followers of his service again on Saturday.

Michelle Payne hopes to ride in England before she partners Kaspersky in the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Adrian Nicholls has led the tributes to David ‘Dandy’ Nicholls after announcing the death of his father at the age of 61.

The Jean Claude-Rouget-trained Brametot has come from last to win the French Derby at Chantilly.

Bonny O’Reilly will have to rely on a re-handicap to make the field for the Group One Stradbroke.