Belinda Jones

Melbourne Cup winner Rogan Josh

Melbourne Cup winner Rogan Josh dies aged 29

Living Legends have announced that 1999 Melbourne Cup winner Rogan Josh has sadly passed away. ‘Josh’, as he was affectionately known, was humanely euthanised following...

Gwenda Johnstone set to receive the 2022 Country Achiever Award

After four decades in the industry, Echuca trainer Gwenda Johnstone will be awarded as the winner of the 2022 Country Achiever Award at Flemington’s VRC...
Gold Trip racing news

Gold Trip on Cox Plate path once again

After being sensationally scratched on the eve of last year's $5 million Cox Plate, French import Gold Trip is on the comeback trail with another...
Blake Shinn

Shinn fined $600k for breaking Hong Kong COVID rules

Blake Shinn has been fined a massive HK$600,000 (A$106,000) by Hong Kong stewards for attending venues he was not permitted to visit under the Hong...
Pogacar (Pierro x Lasqueti Spirit)

Pogacar storms home to clinch debut win at Doomben

Lasqueti Spirit has made a successful start to her broodmare career, with her first foal winning impressively at his first start at Doomben on Wednesday.
Jungle Magnate sold to Hong Kong

SA Derby winner Jungle Magnate to join Cruz stable in Hong Kong

South Australian Derby winner Jungle Magnate will be aimed towards the coveted Hong Kong Derby next season with prominent bloodstock agent George Moore confirming the...
Ayrton

Mick Price says Ayrton can win Stradbroke Handicap with luck

Mick Price and Michael Kent (Jnr) headed to last year’s Queensland winter carnival with unbeaten Ayrton considered the one to beat in the Group 1...

Devoted convincing win in the Raconteur Stakes at Belmont

Devoted has taken out the Listed Raconteur Stakes (1400m) for three-year-olds at Belmont in fine style for Banjup trainer Michael Grantham. The win taking the...

Irish Sequel finishes the best to claim Winter Cup

Irish Sequel gave Chris Waller his fifth winner across the country for the day when taking out the Listed Furphy Winter Cup (2400m) at Rosehill...

Amasenus wins 2022 Sheila Gwynne Classic at Ascot

Amasenus has claimed her second stakes win when taking out the Sheila Gwynne Classic (1400m) at Ascot. Trained at Ascot by Simon Miller, the five-year-old...

Glint Of Hope claims Group 1 glory in the Australasian Oaks

The 2022 Australasian Oaks has gone to the Trent Busuttin & Natalie Young-trained Glint Of Hope and in doing so gave co-trainer Young plenty to...

Champagne Dreams dominates the Redelva Stakes

The Wayne Francis & Glen Kent-trained Champagne Dreams has managed to lead throughout the Redelva Stakes in a dominant all-the-way victory under the urgings of...

Bella Vella returns with win in R N Irwin Stakes

The Will Clarken-trained Bella Vella has returned from retirement with a stunning victory in the R N Irwin Stakes, signalling her intent to claim another...

Bandersnatch hands Team Hawkes maiden Tamworth Cup victory

Bandersnatch has managed to lug 62kg to claim the Tamworth Cup on Friday afternoon and in doing so handed Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes a...
Chris Waller

Big Dance highlights bigger issues for country features

While country trainers and connections are happy with the ever-increasing prizemoney and initiatives for country-trained horses, there has been an underlying feeling of ‘the battler’...

Transgender jockey Tyler Leslight scores first win at just third race ride

It was the story of the master and his apprentice on Saturday at Gladstone when Queensland country racing’s cult hero Fab’s Cowboy won his 47th...

Brisbane beckons for Caulfield Group 3 Victoria Handicap winner Ayrton

Ayrton has claimed the Group 3 Victoria Handicap (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday with sizzling first-up win under a perfect steer from Jamie Kah. The...

Milford grinds out Group 3 Easter Cup win at Caulfield

Milford has taken out the Group 3 Easter Cup (2000m) at Caulfield on Saturday in a tight photo, the Mike Maroney-trained gelding getting the nod...

Cascadian grabs Tofane near post to win 2022 Group 1 All Aged Stakes

Cascadian has handed James McDonald his 10th Group 1 win of the season in the All Aged Stakes (1400m), running down Tofane in the closing...
Polly Grey

Polly Grey smashes her rivals in Randwick’s Group 3 JRA Plate

Polly Grey has led throughout to smash her rivals in the Group 3 JRA Plate (2000m) at Randwick for the Chris Waller stable. Hugh Bowman...

Kementari storms home to claim Hall Mark Stakes

Popular Godolphin runner Kementari has returned from a spell with a narrow win in The Hall Mark Stakes, with Nash Rawiller's riding again under the...

Espiona back to her best at Randwick

The Chris Waller-trained Espiona has come out and smashed her rivals in the James H.B. Carr Stakes at Randwick, showing that her best racing is...
Kody Nestor

Former jockey come trainer Kody Nestor to return to jockey ranks

Kody Nestor hung up his jockey boots in November 2017 after weight battles and injury got the better of him. A successful country jockey, Nestor...

Uncle Bryn impresses at Sale’s inaugural Good Friday horse race meeting

Uncle Bryn has won at his second start on Australian soil in impressive fashion, taking out the Class 3 $150,000 Up and Comers (1717m) on...

In The Boat smashes rivals in The Country Discovery

The Lindsey Smith-trained In The Boat has smashed his rivals in The Country Discovery (1100m) at Sale and in doing showed that a Group 1...