Horse Racing

Five years ago, Les Bridge was wandering around the Inglis sales when he bumped into long-time friend Carmel Size. Size was hunting for a yearling on behalf of her boss, …

Friday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meetings at Murray Bridge and Moe. Take a look at our horse racing …

Promising mare She’s Ideel will be on trial for a Sydney Cup campaign when she takes on a seasoned field of stayers in the St Leger at Randwick. The five-year-old …

Mike Moroney’s plan to have two runners in the Caulfield Cup was scuppered when he had to scratch outsider Aktau from the race due to injury. Moroney’s veterinary surgeon informed …

Chris Waller is the first to admit that when The Everest was launched, the race was not high on his radar. But as the hype and interest surrounding the event …

It’s Me, the short-priced favourite for the $1.3 million The Kosciuszko, will need to pass a veterinary examination before she is cleared to take her place. Trainer Brett Cavanough advised …

The Everest is in its fourth year of existence, and some of the world’s best sprinters will seek their share in a whopping $15 million purse at Royal Randwick on …

The time-honoured Caulfield Cup will be run and won in Melbourne on Saturday, and to say that I am excited could the understatement of the year. A typically impressive and …

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

Grahame Begg has no regrets about turning his back on a start in the Caulfield Cup for Coongy Cup winner Nonconformist. Nonconformist was being aimed at the Group One feature …

Chris Waller takes a powerful trio into the Caulfield Cup, a race which has amazingly eluded Australia’s premier trainer. The race has proven to be somewhat of a jinx for …

It was only a three-horse field but it produced one of the great spectacles of the year when little separated a trio of colts in the Group Three Blue Sapphire …

Anthony Cummings is preparing to saddle up his first Everest runner and he figures his famous father Bart would approve of the innovative race concept. While the late Bart Cummings …

Well-performed northern hemisphere galloper Wichita’s future is in doubt after he sustained a serious leg injury at the Werribee International Horse Centre. The Aidan O’Brien-trained four-year-old suffered a fracture to …

With $1.3 million in prize money on offer for the Kosciuszko, it’s not just the lucky sweepstake winners who are preparing for a big payday. Andrew Clout, a member of …

There has been mixed fortunes for the fancied runners at the all-important barrier draw for The Everest, which has taken place atop Sydney Tower against a spectacular city skyline backdrop. …

Wednesday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the Blue Sapphire Stakes day meeting at Caulfield in Victoria. Take a look at …

Scone trainer Brett Cavanough is delighted with how stable stars It’s Me and Fender have worked in the lead up to their assault on the $1.3 million Kosciuszko at Randwick. …

Matt Cumani will take a special interest in the Coongy Cup as he is hoping the winner will be a horse who won’t back up in the Caulfield Cup. As …

Co-trainer David Eustace is not treating the Group Three Blue Sapphire Stakes as a track gallop for Anders despite the flying colt having only two other horses as opposition. Eustace …

Chris Waller’s Nature Strip and Haut Brion Her have had their final hitouts for The Everest as dawn broke at Rosehill Gardens. Nature Strip’s jockey James McDonald believes the horse …

Farnan is out of the $15 million The Everest with the Tony and Calvin McEvoy-trained Dollar For Dollar announced as his replacement. The McEvoy stable confirmed Dollar For Dollar as …

Tuesday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the meeting at Newcastle in New South Wales. Take a look at our horse …

Carnival plans for classy mare Vanna Girl are in limbo after she jarred up in her Epsom Handicap “non-event”. The remainder of the four-year-old’s Sydney program won’t be locked in …

Co-trainer Trent Busuttin regards the Caulfield Cup as a free hit for his in-form stayer Mirage Dancer. Busuttin said the last-start winner of the Metropolitan Handicap (2400m) had done his …

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

Sunday will see plenty of quality thoroughbred racing across the country with our focus being on the Cranbourne Cup meeting in Victoria. Take a look at our horse racing tips …

A decision to concentrate on the feature mile races has paid dividends for connections of Mr Quickie, who has taken out the prestigious Group One Toorak Handicap. Although Mr Quickie …

He is known as the ‘wizard from the west’ and Willie Pike showed why he has that moniker with a magical day at Caulfield which culminated in a Caulfield Guineas …

Montefilia has landed her second Group One win in eight days and given jockey Jason Collett his first major in Sydney with a classy performance in the Spring Champion Stakes. …