Horse Racing News

Circus Maximus

Triple Group One winner heads Windsor roster

Galileo’s triple Group One winning son Circus Maximus heads the 2021 stallion roster at Windsor Park Stud. Group One placed as a two-year-old, Circus Maximus...
Picture Me Rollin

Picture Me Rollin looking to shed bridesmaid tag

Picture Me Rollin will be trying to ditch her bridesmaid tag when she lines-up in the P R Law Wairio Cup (2000m) at Ascot Park...
War Decree

War Decree fee unchanged

Inglewood Stud’s young stallion War Decree, a son of War Front, will stand the 2021 season at an unchanged fee of $4,500+GST. “His yearlings sold...
Mesmerize

Northern spoils beckon Connors pair

Wanganui trainer Raymond Connors is looking forward to heading north to Hamilton next week with a couple of contenders for the Signature Homes Waikato Steeplechase...
Hazel Schofer

Schofer’s success could end Sharrock boycott

Out of principle, Allan Sharrock hasn’t attended a horse of the year awards since 2006 but a promise to his stable apprentice Hazel Schofer could...
Turn The Ace

Parental prediction rings true with Forsmans

Te Awamutu couple Steve and Lynne Forsman can afford to laugh as they recall a conversation they had a decade ago. At the time their...
Jamie Kah on Bermadez

Kah brings up 1000th win with Pakenham double

Jamie Kah, regarded by many as the best jockey in Australia at the moment, brought up her 1000th career win when steering home the smart...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | May 13, 2021

Horse racing around the country has six meetings scheduled for this Thursday afternoon. Our racing analysts here at horsebetting.com.au have found you a couple of...
George Costanza - Seinfeld

Punt Drunk: Does anybody even want to win the Melbourne Cup?

Punt Drunk's Thursday edition touches on the underwhelming field for the Andrew Ramsden Stakes as well as Jamie Kah's thoughts on dropping under 50kg for...
Carroll Street

Douglas Whyte’s faith vindicated as Carroll Street emerges as a quality prospect

Douglas Whyte is confident Carroll Street can develop into a serious sprinting prospect next season after the youngster impressively laid waste to talented opposition in...
Ayrton

Rising star Ayrton another gun Cataldo recruit

Promising three-year-old Ayrton is one of the talk horses of Australian racing, with an unblemished three from three record. In his short body of work,...
Supreme Heights

Satherley hot on Supreme Heights for Rotorua feature

Lynsey Satherley still yearns for the Fiji sun but she’s just as happy to reunite with Supreme Heights in Saturday’s Group 3 Rydges Rotorua Stakes...
Unusual Countess

Auspicious day for Auret family

Several days have passed since recording a black-type double at Riccarton, but Nigel Auret is still lost for words when asked about the achievement. His...
Dragon Leap

Raceday return imminent for Dragon Leap

It has been eight months since Dragon Leap has been sighted on raceday, but that is about to change. Trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott...
Sir Charles Road

(Sir) Charles Road retired

Quality stayer Charles Road has been retired. The seven-year-old gelding acquitted himself well in Australasia’s staying features, headlined by his victory in the Group 2...
It’s A Wonder

Wanganui hit-out for talented jumper

Talented jumper It’s A Wonder will be chasing history next week at Te Rapa. The Harvey Wilson-trained 10-year-old will be vying to retain his crown...
Beauden

Beauden seeking more Cup glory

Beauden will be out to end his season on a high when he heads to Rotorua on Saturday. The Team Rogerson-trained gelding has won four...
Kyle Wilson-Taylor

Wilson-Taylor strikes with Fierce Warrior on metro debut

Apprentice hoop Kyle Wilson-Taylor made his long-awaited metropolitan debut on Wednesday at the Gold Coast, and it didn’t take long to get the monkey off...
Weona Smartone

Vandyke delighted with Weona Smartone after Gold Coast win

There may not be a more aptly named racehorse in Australia than David Vandyke’s Weona Smartone, who lined up in just his fifth career start...
Gytrash

Gytrash and Behemoth head bumper field for The Goodwood

Following Tuesday morning’s barrier draw, the returning Gytrash is the bookies' favourite to take out The Goodwood - South Australia’s final Group 1 race of...
Scotch whisky - Glenfiddich

Punt Drunk: Glenfiddich maturing nicely after injury layoff

Punt Drunk's hump day edition includes news of Glenfiddich's impending comeback and Arcadia Queen's trip to the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | May 12, 2021

Horse racing around the country has five meetings scheduled for this Wednesday afternoon. Our racing analysts here at horsebetting.com.au have found you a couple of...
Winner Method

Winner Method shoots for four in hot Sha Tin sprint

Courier Wonder and Fantastic Treasure have set a high standard for this season’s emerging three-year-old crop in Hong Kong and tomorrow night (Wednesday, 12 May)...
Arcadia Queen

Arcadia Queen heading to Gold Coast for Magic Millions Sale

Arcadia Queen, the recently retired three-time Group 1 winner, is set to go under the hammer at the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale on May...
Amade

Amade set for light winter en route to 2021 Melbourne Cup

The Phillip Stokes-trained Amade is on the third line of Melbourne Cup betting after a strong win at Flemington in the William Newton VC Handicap.