Horse Racing News

Rhinoceros

Browne zoo notches another Aussie win

Cambridge trainers David and Emma-Lee Browne are now looking to elite-level targets at home with Rhinoceros after he picked up his third victory at Caulfield...
Cheval Prometteur

First Group One tilt for Cameron

Cambridge trainer Catherine Cameron is looking forward to having her first Group One runner at Hastings on Saturday, but unfortunately she won’t be able to...
Quick Thinker

Wet forecast leads to Caulfield Cup tilt for Quick Thinker

Connections of the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained Quick Thinker were praying for a wet forecast ahead of the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) on...
Art De Triomphe

Art De Triomphe taking on the boys

Trainer Andrew Carston will get a fair idea of whether he should press on to the Group 1 Al Basti Equiworld Dubai New Zealand 2000...
Delphi wins at Caulfield

Delphi concedes 0.5kg to keep Oliver for Caulfield Cup

Anthony and Sam Freedman will saddle up the second favourite in this Saturday’s Group 1 Caulfield Cup, with champion jockey Damien Oliver booked for the...
Harmony And Rich

Harmony And Rich rises for Group 2 Premier Bowl challenge

Harmony And Rich heads into Sunday’s (17 October) Group 2 Premier Bowl Handicap (1200m) with trainer Me Tsui optimistic that his smart sprinter can kick...
Wakari

Wakari on song for Hastings

Exciting three-year-old Wakari will have his final hit-out ahead of his trip south to Riccarton next month when he contests the NZB Ready To Run...
Beauden

Beauden primed for Livamol

Graeme Rogerson is confident Beauden is ready to show he can beat the best away from Awapuni. Beauden was joint favourite on Tuesday along with...
Chris Waller

Waller & Verry Elleegant clean up at Racehorse of the Year awards

For the sixth year in a row, Chris Waller has trained the Australian Racehorse of the Year, with his champion mare Verry Elleegant receiving the...
Corretto

Bright future tipped for Corretto

A bright future is being tipped for former Kiwi galloper Corretto after he broke maiden ranks in his Australian debut when winning over 1100m at...
Gino Severini

Well-deserved break for Gino Severini

As Callsign Mav heads to the Group 1 Cox Plate (2040m) and Prise de Fer looks toward the Group 1 Livamol Classic (2040m), another of...
Chris Waller

Nature Strip & Home Affairs pose Everest double threat for Waller

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has provided an update on Nature Strip and Home Affairs as they continue preparations for The Everest this Saturday at...

Punt Drunk: Zaaki flops as Anamoe flies at Caulfield

The Monday edition of Punt Drunk takes a look back at one of the more memorable weekends in recent history which has left the Cox...
Melbourne Cup

Crowds set to return to Flemington for Melbourne Cup Carnival

Up to 30,000 racing fans will be allowed into Flemington for this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival as Victoria prepares to further ease COVID-19 restrictions.

I’m Thunderstruck wins his first Group One at Caulfield

I’m Thunderstruck announced himself as a genuine Group 1 horse in the Toorak Handicap on Saturday, winning the 1600m event at Caulfield by three quarters...

Robbie Dolan takes his first Group One race on top of ‘Profondo’

Richard Litt’s $1.9 million colt Profondo gave Irish hoop Robbie Dolan his first career Group 1 victory in Saturday’s Spring Champion Stakes at Royal Randwick.

Probabeel beats $1.20 favourite in 2021 Might And Power Stakes

All honours were with Probabeel after the running of the Might And Power Stakes, but the big talking point out of the race was that...

Anamoe moves into second favourite for the 2021 Cox Plate

The saying that cream rises to the top lived up to its word in Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas, as the three Group 1-winning colts filled the...
Silver Fig

Millard mulls overseas options with Silver Fig

Tony Millard is considering possible long-range international targets with Silver Fig after the talented grey laid waste to quality opposition in the Class 2 Tsuen...
Brooklyn Boss

Prince Of Brooklyn on the board with impressive Ballarat winner

South Island-based stallion Prince of Brooklyn, who stands at Grassyards Farm on the Taieri Plain near Mosgiel, sired his first winner on Sunday from his...
The Chosen One

The Chosen One on target for third Caulfield Cup tilt

A barnstorming finish for second behind Delphi in Saturday’s Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield indicated the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman-trained The...
Hypnos

Cambridge pair set for feature Hastings sprint

Cambridge trainers Roger James and Robert Wellwood will make a two-pronged attack on Saturday’s Group 3 Red Badge Spring Sprint (1400m) at Hastings, which is...
Mana Nui

Sarten for Mana Nui after sale quashed

The potential sale of promising three-year-colt Mana Nui has been put on hold for the time being with the dashing son of No Nay Never...
Magic Incanto

Magic result for Pratt and Hudson at Hawera

Underrated veteran mare Magic Incanto provided both trainer Fred Pratt and rider Mereana Hudson with a major career milestone when she upset the applecart to...
Vernanme

Vernanme back to his best in Matamata Cup

Topweight Vernanme proved too tough for his rivals when he produced a gritty effort to take out Saturday’s Listed Team Wealleans Matamata Cup (1600m). The...