Racing News

October 4, 2017

Skyfire takes on Winx in Turnbull Stakes

Winx scared away many potential rivals but restricted-class galloper Skyfire will take on the champion mare in the Group One Turnbull Stakes at Flemington.
October 4, 2017

Temple Of Bel earns shot at Group Two race

Trainer Archie Alexander believes Temple Of Bel deserves a crack at the Group Two Edward Manifold Stakes after a convincing maiden win last start.
October 4, 2017

Ace High a trump card for Payne, Cordina

David Payne is confident Ace High can provide his first Group One success since Criterion in 2014 when the colt lines up in the Spring Champion Stakes.
October 4, 2017

VRC hoping for crowd of 25,000 to see Winx

Victoria Racing Club chair Amanda Elliott is hoping for a crowd of around 25,000 at Flemington for Turnbull Stakes day which will feature champion Winx.
October 4, 2017

John Zielke out to quinella juvenile races

In-form trainer John Zielke has every reason to believe he can quinella the first two metropolitan juvenile races of the Queensland season.
October 4, 2017

Bonus boost for annual Gold Coast meeting

The annual Gold Coast metropolitan meeting in March will receive a boost in bonus payments and prize money.
October 4, 2017

Kensington Track underway

Punters ended up hating it just as much as trainers and jockeys and finally after every avenue was exhausted the Australian Turf Club make the decision to rebuild the Kensington track at Randwick. This morning the turf started hitting the ground.
October 4, 2017

Six rivals for Winx in G1 Turnbull Stakes

Winx has drawn barrier two and will have six opponents in the Group One Turnbull Stakes when she races at Flemington for the first time.
October 4, 2017

Ace High heads Spring Champion Stakes

Gloaming Stakes winner Ace High heads a field of 10 for the Group One Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick.
October 4, 2017

Pentathlon preparing for Melbourne Cup

New Zealand trainer John Wheeler is happy with Pentathlon's lead-up to his second Melbourne Cup campaign.
October 4, 2017

The Money Man has @ Doomben covered

Shane " The Money Man" Ciurleo has the full Doomben card covered with his full preview, best bet and strategy for every race.
October 4, 2017

QRIC to increase investigators

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission is set to increase its number of police investigators.
October 4, 2017

Snowy Clark has the card @ Geelong covered

Snowy Clark has the full card covered for Geelong today with his full preview, best bets and strategy to attack every race.
October 4, 2017

Aidan O’Brien chasing Group One record

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has outlined targets for some of his stable stars as he chases Bobby Frankel's record of 25 Group One victories in a calendar year.
October 4, 2017

Trainer Ron Quinton to front inquiry

Trainer Ron Quinton will appear before Racing NSW stewards over high cobalt levels detected in two of his horses.
October 4, 2017

Richie has the card @ Canterbury covered

Sydney racing hosts an eight race card at Canterbury and our main man Richie thinks he's got the best way for us punters to attack covered. Check them out and see if you agree with the inform judge.
October 3, 2017

Cobalt – a sorry saga or simply stupidity?

So unless I test my horses for cobalt, I haven’t a clue whether my horses are over the limit set by the stewards.
October 3, 2017

Racing Victoria integrity chief calls time

Racing Victoria's executive general manager of Integrity Services has resigned to take on other challenges.
October 3, 2017

Smerdon mares to go on different paths

A stakes race in Melbourne or one for mares in Sydney are the options trainer Robert Smerdon has for Lovani.
October 3, 2017

Coral Coast in Spring Champion Stakes bid

Melbourne trainer Stuart Webb is hoping Coral Coast can become the second filly to win the Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick.
October 3, 2017

Storm to tackle Winx in G1 Turnbull Stakes

The Turnbull Stakes at Flemington is the ideal stepping stone towards the Caulfield Cup for the Lindsay Park-trained Ventura Storm.
October 3, 2017

Francis Of Assisi fit for Caulfield Cup

A superficial knock on the flight from England to Melbourne has not hampered Francis Of Assisi's spring carnival condition, a Godolphin representative says.
October 3, 2017

Lankan Rupee proves fitness in jump-out

A jump-out at Caulfield has Lankan Rupee ready for a return to racing in the Schillaci Stakes on Caulfield Guineas day.
October 3, 2017

Fire And Flood going strong for Skerbic

Fred Skerbic rejuvenates horses that appear as if their races have been run with with Canterbury runner Fire And Flood among those given a new lease of life.
October 3, 2017

Williams partners Admire Deus at Werribee

Craig Williams has galloped Admire Deus for the second time at Werribee as the Japanese-bred stayer prepares for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.
October 3, 2017

Corey Brown rapt to ride She Will Reign

Corey Brown is delighted to have secured the ride for $10 million Everest favourite She Will Reign after fearing he might miss the world's richest race on turf.
October 3, 2017

Craven Plate option for Volkstok’n’barrell

The weather in New Zealand will determine whether Volkstok'n'barrell runs in the Livamol Classic at Hastings or travels to Sydney for the Craven Plate.
October 3, 2017

Brave Smash for the Everest..By Bernard Kenny

Brave Smash has secured the ATC slot for the inaugural running of the Everest. Could he be the quiet achiever in the race?
October 3, 2017

Williams to gallop Admire Deus at Werribee

Leading Melbourne Cup contender, Japanese stayer Admire Deus, will be given a work-out at the Werribee quarantine centre with Craig Williams aboard.
October 2, 2017

Foundry penalised for Caulfield/Melbourne Cup

Following his win in The Metropolitan at Randwick, the Lloyd Williams-owned Foundry has been penalised 1kg for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups.