Horse Racing News

Apache to make rivals Chase this time

Dalrello to be run at true tempo.
Tommy Berry

Berry sets sights on another Championships Final

Tommy Berry believes Great News is the horse to give Kim Waugh a breakthrough win in the Provincial Championships Final.

Montefilia drawn to stay the distance in Oaks

A week after finishing fourth against the boys in the Australian Derby, Montefilia will back up in the Australian Oaks.
Harry Bentley

Bentley ready to test his mettle in Hong Kong

Harry Bentley is eager to test his mettle in Hong Kong when he kicks off his short-term contract this Saturday (17 April) at Sha Tin...
Coventina Bay

Venue change ideal for Coventina Bay

The abandonment of Te Aroha’s Group One meeting last Saturday could be a blessing in disguise for Coventina Bay. The Taranaki mare was set to...
Explosive Jack

Explosive family gives Muollo another Group One win

The success of New Zealand-bred horses in the Group 1 Australian Derby (2400m) continued last Saturday with Explosive Jack taking out the Sydney Classic. The...
Daytona Red

Bishara staying home to watch Verry Elleegant

Nicholas Bishara would love nothing more than to be trackside at Randwick to watch his star mare Verry Elleegant contest Saturday’s $A4 million Group 1...
Charity Fun

Charity Fun overcomes trouble to earn a crack at Group company

Charity Fun has earned a tilt at the Group 3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup Handicap (2400m) next month after overcoming mid-race difficulties to continue Zac...
Caulfield Racecourse plans

Punt Drunk: MRC confirms plans for $570m Caulfield upgrade

Punt Drunk takes a glance at some of the top stories from the racing and gambling world, including the plans for a massive upgrade to...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 15, 2021

Today’s racing around the country sees six horse racing meetings scheduled for this afternoon. Our racing analysts here at have found you a couple...
Ron Quinton

‘Little’ Libertini Steals The Show At Hawkesbury

The full sibling to multiple Group 2 winner Libertini has made her presence felt with an eye-catching debut victory at Hawkesbury on Wednesday.
I Am In The Mood

In The Right Mood Pays Dividend At Bendigo

I Am In The Mood has started her racing career in the right way, holding off the chasing pack to score at Bendigo.

Ancestry set to rebound at Caulfield

Speedster Ancestry will appreciate a return to Caulfield and a break between races as he bids to return to winning form.
La Mexicana

Kah key in getting La Mexicana back to best

After an unsuccessful trip to Sydney, Jamie Kah reunites with La Mexicana as they attempt to build their successful association.
Jonathan Riddell

Riddell excited to ride in Group One for great mate

Jonathan Riddell would love nothing more than to ride a Group One winner for his great mate Ben Foote. He will get his chance in...
Verry Elleegant

McDonald ready for round two

Leading Sydney jockey James McDonald can’t wait to hop back aboard Verry Elleegant and act out their revenge against Addeybb in the Group 1 Queen...
Shaun Phelan

Phelan taking a step back from riding

Heading across the Tasman to join his good mate Aaron Kuru to ride in Australia is very tempting for jumps jockey Shaun Phelan, but he...

Rondinella Following Proven Path To Sydney Cup Glory

Randwick-based trainer John O'Shea is looking for a sense of deja vu with his Sydney Cup contender Rondinella on Saturday.
Wayne's World

Punt Drunk: It’s Wayne’s world and we’re just living in it

Punt Drunk takes a glance at some of the major stories in horse racing today, including Wayne Hawkes' scathing assessment of Kerrin McEvoy's ride on...

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | April 14, 2021

Today’s racing around the country sees five horse racing meetings scheduled for this afternoon, as the racing world prepares for Day 2 of The Championships...
David Hayes

David Hayes rolls out another unraced galloper hopeful of continuing stable rebuild

Buoyed by a strong April run, David Hayes is optimistic first-starter Shenron can provide added impetus to the stable’s momentum when he contests the second...
Made By Khan

Bright staying future for Mongolian Khan 3YO

One of the highlights of the Mornington program on Tuesday was the dominant victory of lightly-tried New Zealand bred three-year-old Made By Khan. The Matt...

Exultant builds towards FWD QEII Cup defence, trials on the turf

Exultant, the tough kingpin of Hong Kong’s staying division, took a crucial step closer in his bid to become the second horse in history –...

Blinkers To Spark Addeybb In Queen Elizabeth

Star English Raider Addeybb will have blinkers applied for the first time in the highly anticipated Queen Elizabeth Stakes on Saturday.

Richards excited to dust off passport

Leading New Zealand trainer Jamie Richards has experienced plenty of success in Australia over the last 12 months, he just hasn’t been able to be...