Horse Racing News

Epic Girl

Anderson credits staff for stable success

The Chris Anderson-Robert Heathcote partnership continued its successful run with staff getting a lot of the credit at Eagle Farm.

Lambrusco takes step up to open class in his stride

Under-rated stayer Lambrusco made it three wins in a row when he produced a powerful late sprint to register his first victory in open company...

Pippie races to convincing Caulfield win

Pippie is set to step up in grade in the Group Three Cockram Stakes next start after the talented mare raced to a dominant win...

Ilwendo shows liking for Queensland racing

Former German horse Ilwendo showed his liking for Queensland scoring his second Brisbane win at Eagle Farm.
Don't Waiver

Fradd a fan of smart winner Don’t Waiver

Jockey Robbie Fradd believes Don't Waiver could have won by further in his impressive Eagle Farm victory.

Group One Nunthorpe for Houtzen

Australian sprinter Houtzen is likely to run in the Group One Nunthorpe Stakes after her fine second to Battaash at Goodwood.

Magical to take on Enable at York

Enable and Magical look set to clash for the fourth time after Aidan O'Brien supplemented the latter for the Yorkshire Oaks.
Fifty Stars

Allen back aboard Stars in Lawrence Stakes

Jockey Ben Allen is convinced his P B Lawrence Stakes ride Fifty Stars has a big race victory in him during the spring.
Verry Elleegant

Verry Elleegant to miss race day gallop

Dual Group One winner Verry Elleegant has a minor foot issue after throwing a shoe and will miss a race day gallop but is on...
Mystic Journey

Tassie mare begins Cox Plate Journey

Star mare Mystic Journey's Cox Plate campaign will begin in the Group Two P B Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield.
Glory Days

Glory Days to kick-off Melbourne Cup campaign

Most trainers dream of having a runner in the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) and that dream could become a reality for Waverley trainer Bill...

Fitness the key to Foxbridge upset for Rogerson pair

Debbie Rogerson is trusting race fitness to give Malambo and Comeback their edge as they prepare to face the stars of Saturday’s Group 2 US...
Denise Martin

Eastender kicks off mainland campaign

Bought to be a precocious juvenile, Eastender has risen through the staying ranks and connections hope he has not peaked yet.
Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother on path to Group 1 handicap

After winning five-straight races last campaign, promising Begood Toya Mother resumes from a let-up to chase a black-type win in the Regal Roller Stakes.

Stayers to launch campaigns at Eagle Farm

The Anderson-Heathcote training partnership will launch the spring campaigns of three of their better stayers at Eagle Farm.
Trainer Phillip Stokes

Sizzlefly faces test of spring credentials

Trainer Phillip Stokes expects talented filly Sizzlefly's performance in the Quezette Stakes to determine her spring path.
Adam Hyeronimus

High five for Hyeronimus at Randwick

A horse Tulloch Lodge has pinpointed as an Epsom Handicap contender heads a good book of five rides for Adam Hyeronimus.

Auerbach ready to step up to open company

In-form Auerbach can again show the benefit of trainer Chris Waller's Gold Coast stable by winning at Eagle Farm.
Te Akau Shark

Te Akau Shark, Melody Belle showdown

Te Akau Shark, part-owned by Paul Gallen, and Melody Belle will do battle in the Group Two Foxbridge Plate at Te Rapa.
Robbie Griffiths

Brain surgery for trainer Robbie Griffiths

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths is to undergo surgery for a brain aneurysm which will keep him away from stable duties for at least six weeks.
Baylee Nothdurft

Apprentices continue rivalry at Eagle Farm

Apprentices Baylee Nothdurft and Nick Keal have been rivals on the provincial circuit but have now switched to city riding.
Levi Kavanagh

Fitter Excess Funds chases Group 3 Vain Stakes

With two runs under his belt after a spell, Excess Funds will have race fitness on his side when he runs in the Vain Stakes...

Velocita set to strut her stuff

The Chris Waller-trained Velocita suffers from a rare condition that affects how she walks, but not how she runs.
Tony Gollan

Old hands to keep Gollan on winning streak

Trainer Tony Gollan's younger stars have been on show in barrier trials but his hopes for more winners at Eagle Farm could rest with some...
Jaden Lloyd

Jaden Lloyd set for his race riding debut

Apprentice Jaden Lloyd, a son of recently retired champion jockey Jeff Lloyd, will have his first race ride at Wangaratta for the Lindsay Park stable.