Horse Racing News

The Chosen One

Cup delay a blessing for The Chosen One

Andrew Forsman was far from disappointed when last Saturday’s Doomben meeting fell foul of the big wet in Queensland. The Cambridge trainer had voiced serious...
Dark Destroyer

O’Sullivan looking to repeat Derby success

Lance O’Sullivan won the Group 1 Queensland Derby (2400m) as a jockey 30 years ago and he is hoping to repeat the feat as a...

Australian campaign for Farrenc

Improving Matamata filly Farrenc will try her luck across the Tasman from the Lindsay Park stable for a short campaign. Trainers Simon and Katrina Alexander...
I Am The Fox racing news

Busy Lyon has no plans to slow down after Sydney win

Jason Lyon is never one to stay in the same place for too long, but the journey jockey looks set for a stint in Albury...
Darwin trainer Phil Cole

Hard work with Little Town Blues paying off for Cole

While NT trainer Phil Cole is still celebrating Smuggling's win in the Pioneer Sprint at Alice Springs, he already has an eye on the Palmerston...
HorseBetting blackbook tips

Hidden gems at Morphettville ready to win soon | The Follow Files

This week, the team at The Follow Files have found you a couple of runners from the Morphettville meeting that we can back with a...
Hawkesbury Race Club CEO James Heddo

Heddo has big plans for Hawkesbury Race Club

He has only been in the job two months, but already Hawkesbury Race Club CEO James Heddo believes there is plenty of room for growth...
Away Game sells for $4m

Yulong Investments open shoulders at National Broodmare Sale

Two star mares - Away Game and Tofane - have sold for the top dollar on Day One of the 2022 Gold Coast Magic Millions...
Gin Martini

Gin Martini set to relish distance rise in The Roses

Despite the weather putting The Roses on hold, Robbie Dolan will still be aboard Gin Martini when the race is run at Eagle Farm this...
Fireburn wins Sires Produce

Fireburn at ‘crossroads’ with spring plans undecided

There is a collective headache in the Gary Portelli stable about star filly Fireburn’s future, but the team insists it is a good headache to...

2022 Stradbroke Handicap weights released

The weights have been released for the 2022 Stradbroke Handicap (1400m), with Kementari set to wear the number one saddlecloth on June 11.
Can't watch - Constantinople fails again

Punt Drunk: Constantinople doing Constantinople things

On this Monday's edition of Punt Drunk, we take a look at the weekend that was. A one-time Melbourne Cup favourite fell short of the...
NT trainer John Peacock

Giant Leap heads trio of Darwin debut winners

It doesn’t happen that often in Darwin, but three horses had the rare distinction of winning on debut during Saturday’s six-event program at Fannie Bay.
Eagle Farm

Wet weather forces Brisbane Winter Carnival shake up

After postponing Saturday's Doomben Cup meeting until Wednesday, May 25, due to weather, the Brisbane Racing Club and Racing Queensland have on Sunday confirmed that...
Verry Flash

Verry Flash upsets in Rangitikei Gold Cup

A powerful late surge that carried him to victory in the Listed James Bull Holdings Rangitikei Gold Cup (1600m) at Trentham on Saturday may have...

Lowry looking to the future with impressive Te Rapa winner

Progressive three-year-old Wewillrock will head to the spelling paddock after a clear-cut victory at Te Rapa on Saturday which has trainer Guy Lowry keen to...
Tourbillon Diamond

Alexis Badel hopeful Tourbillon Diamond can figure strongly in Champions & Chater Cup

Alexis Badel is optimistic Tourbillon Diamond can trade on proven stamina reserves to contend strongly in the HKD$12 million Group 1 Standard Chartered Champions &...

Star hurdler on top in Trentham feature

Quality hurdler Aigne gave his rivals weight and a beating as he proved too tough in the closing stages of the Manawatu ITM Awapuni Hurdles...

Seradess takes out Proud Miss Stakes

Following a comfortable win in the Proud Miss Stakes at Morphettville, jockey Craig Williams confirmed he will partner her when she heads north to compete...

Lombardo wins The Goodwood

The Mick Price & Michael Kent Jnr-trained Lombardo has managed to lead throughout to claim the Group 1 at Morphettville on Saturday afternoon.

Vorster special helps Belle Plaisir land the R A Lee Stakes

The Tony & Calvin McEvoy-trained Belle Plaisir has not gone around a runner to land Saturday's R A Lee Stakes holding off the fast finishing...

Ocean Beyond causes knockout blow in Straight Six

It was an absolute boil-over in the Listed Straight Six (1200m) at Flemington on Saturday, with Ocean Beyond getting the spoils on the stands' rail.

The Amazonian claims SA Fillies Classic in emphatic fashion

Another Mark Zahra special has helped the Mick Price & Michael Kent Jnr-trained The Amazonian lands the SA Fillies Classic at Morphettville.

Foxy Frida cruises to victory in the Centaurea Stakes

Billy Egan believes Foxy Frida is a “dream” to ride after recording his third win on the mare from four starts in the $107,250 Dominant...

Hopeful comes again to win Lord Mayors Cup

After looking down and out, Annabel Neasham's import Hopeful found another gear to get up and win the Listed Lord Mayors Cup (2000m) at Rosehill...