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No RV release of evidence in bicarb case

Racing Victoria has formally refused to release evidence of its case against eight people charged with bicarb offences.
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Some statistics on the Futurity Stakes

What you need to know about the Group One Futurity Stakes at Caulfield.

Waller looks for improved Shillelagh run

Trainer Chris Waller is hoping for an improved second-up showing from Shillelagh in the Futurity Stakes after the mare's unplaced return in the C F...
Neutrality at Rosehill

Neutrality states case for Golden Slipper

Promising colt Neutrality has an opportunity to join Satin Slipper as a Golden Slipper chance for trainers Peter and Paul Snowden when he resumes at...
Blake Shinn

Blake Shinn appeals suspension

Blake Shinn has appealed the severity of a suspension which means he will miss the first two Group One meetings of the Sydney carnival.
Kelly Doughty

Kelly Doughty wants rain for Flamboyer

Trainer Kelly Doughty is hoping predictions of heavy rain for Doomben are correct for her noted mudlark Flamboyer.
Oakleigh Plate

Facts and figures on the Oakleigh Plate

A look at the history and what the key players are saying about the Group One Oakleigh Plate at Caulfield.
Blue Diamond preview

Facts and figures on the Blue Diamond

A look at the history of the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes at Caulfield.
Teaspoon

Teaspoon to have first start for Quinton

Talented filly Teaspoon is poised to have her first start for trainer Ron Quinton at Rosehill after a much-needed break to rejuvenate.

Lovani to make debut for new stable

Lovani will have her first start for her new stable when she runs for trainer Brad Widdup in the Group Two Millie Fox Stakes.
Zoe White

Les Ross stays loyal to Zoe White

Trainer Les Ross has rejected several offers from senior jockeys to partner Miss Sara at Doomben and apprentice Zoe White has the ride.
Blue Diamond preview

Written By in line for Diamond success

Trainer Grahame Begg says Written By has blossomed as he attempts to keep his unbeaten record intact in the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes at...
Ballarat

Synthetic track planned for Ballarat

Racing Victoria has announced a new synthetic track will be built at Ballarat to complement the all-weather track at Pakenham.

D’Argento to state claim for Guineas

Chris Waller is confident D'Argento can protect his unbeaten record heading into the Randwick Guineas when the colt makes his black-type debut at Rosehill.

Four shots at third Oakleigh Plate victory

Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra will saddle Booker, Flamberge, Rock 'N' Gold and Sword Of Light in one of Victoria's premier sprints, the Oakleigh Plate.

Rain could dampen Heathcote’s plans

Trainer Robert Heathcote hopes rain stays away so he can fully test Love and Rock It's potential in a three-year-old race a Doomben.

Godolphin with two Blue Diamond chances

Encryption's sire and dam both won Group One races and the well-bred colt gets his first opportunity at the elite level in the Blue Diamond...
Beefeater

Brisbane beckons Awapuni stablemates

Beefeater and Lubaya have been short listed for the Queensland winter carnival. Trainer Roydon Bergerson is keen on a trip to Brisbane and plans will...
Endean Rose

Group One performer Endean Rose sold

Group One performer Endean Rose has been sold and won’t contest Saturday’s Listed Marks Ewen & Associates Kaimai Stakes (2000m) at Matamata. Rotorua trainer Iain...
Scapolo

Jockey indebted to fellow rider for Group One chance

Samantha Wynne will have a fellow jockey to thank if she strikes the jackpot at Hastings on Saturday. She has picked up the ride on...
Charity Glory

Charity Glory takes the Million Challenge, Ivictory’s most impressive

Charity Glory was crowned the Hong Kong Airlines Million Challenge victor at Happy Valley tonight, Wednesday, 21 February, but the series winner was no match...
Classic Emperor

Leung eyes off Dubai World Cup night ride with Classic Emperor

Jockey Derek Leung sees Thursday night’s (22 February) District One Mediterranean (1600m, dirt) at Meydan as not only a chance for Classic Emperor to qualify...
Southern Legend

Legend has Rispoli upbeat despite a Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup concern

Southern Legend is capable of making his mark in the Group 1 Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday (25 February). That’s...
Slow Pace

Slow Pace can grab piece of history

Slow Pace will become only the fourth 10-year-old in 60 years to win a race in Brisbane if he is successful at Doomben.

Nasaayim overcomes slow start at Caulfield

Heavily supported Nasaayim didn't have things go her way in the Spicer Thoroughbreds Handicap but she showed her class with victory at Caulfield.