Horse Racing

Robert Heathcote hopes the good vibes from a visit by former stable star Buffering can rub off on Tattersall’s Tiara hopeful Bidii Babe.

Hall of Fame jockey Jimmy Cassidy will speak at a function at Randwick to raise money for country cancer patients.

The Provincial Plate at Flemington has been a long-range target for Elite Tiger who will have to overcome a wide barrier in the $100,000 race.

Godolphin sprinter Tessera is looking to bounce back from a tough run on the controversial Eagle Farm track when he runs in the Winter Dash at Randwick.

Darren Beadman hopes he can have two runners in the Tattersall’s Tiara as he chases his second training win in a Group One race.

Blinkers have turned Deploy’s form around and he is now looking at back-to-back stakes wins in Brisbane.

Simon Morrish is taking a wait-and-see approach with last-start winner Shakopee ahead of Flemington.

The Randwick track is expected to improve slightly but will remain in the heavy range.

Brisbane Racing Club chairman Neville Bell could finally have some good news this winter if Brando can win at Doomben.

Big Richie Callander’s best bet and tips for every race at Newcastle.

The much-travelled Highland Reel has won the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot for Coolmore and trainer Aidan O’Brien.

Racing in Bangkok definitely has its own status. Just getting into the racecourse is as competitive as being a tourist in Bangkok, snaking through the ever zealous street vendors surrounding the entrance gates.

Christian Reith has been suspended for four meetings after pleading guilty to a careless riding charge at Canterbury.

Godolphin filly Manicure has bounced back from a rough debut to open her account with an impressive maiden victory at Canterbury.

Miss Iano needs a wet track if she is to chase a fourth straight win at Flemington.

Trainer Mel Eggleston’s new association with Cressfield Stud is off to a flying start with Oneness winning at the Gold Coast.

In-form South Australian sprinter Counter Pulse will race in Melbourne for the first time in an 1100m open handicap at Flemington with Clare Lindop aboard.

Queensland apprentice Baylee Nothdurft has been suspended for three months for betting on his TAB account.

Four-year-old Balius has claimed his first Sydney win, taking out a 1500m-handicap at Canterbury.

Albury gelding Lord Von Costa will have his first start in Sydney for more than a year when he contests the Winter Dash at Randwick.

Racing Victoria and the Victoria Racing Club have announced a nine-race country series with a final at Flemington on Oaks day.

James Orman can mark three years as a metropolitan class jockey with his first Group One win on his favourite horse Sold For Song.

Pre-race favourite In Her Time has drawn wide in barrier 16 of 21 for the Tattersall’s Tiara at Doomben.

Country Queensland trainer Ricky Vale has been outed for 12 months after three horses were found to have illegal cobalt levels.

Lady Aurelia has added another Royal Ascot win to her record for American trainer Wesley Ward.

Adam Campton’s full preview, best bets and suggested bet for every race at Canterbury today.

Shane Ciurleo’s full preview of every race and best bets for today’s Gold Coast meeting.

Big Richie Callander has found us a couple of bets bets at Canterbury today. The big man has been on fire and found 17 winners from his last 40 on top selections.

Bruce Clark’s full preview and suggested bet for every race for today’s Bendigo meeting.

Racing Queensland has applauded a decision by a Federal tribunal to allow the merger of Tabcorp and the wagering arm of the Tatts group.