Australia horse racing news

Liam Birchley after third Karaka Million

Liam Birchley believes he can train his third Karaka Million winner with Neptune's Spear who has travelled well to New Zealand.

Quality nominations for Australia Stakes

The Group Two Australia Stakes has attracted 16 nominations headlined by five Group One winners.

Newmarket not All-Star Mile for Vega Magic

Lindsay Park senior trainer David Hayes says the Newmarket Handicap is the target for dual Group One-winning sprinter Vega Magic not the All-Star Mile.

Beauty Generation wins HK Stewards’ Cup

Reigning Hong Kong champion Beauty Generation has maintained his standing with victory in the Group One Stewards' Cup at Sha Tin.

Latta on target for Karaka meeting

Sir Nate will be back for a second crack at the principal share of $1 million as part of a three-pronged attack on the prestigious...

All-Star Mile on radar for Redkirk Warrior

Connections of multiple Group One-winner Redkirk Warrior are looking to stretch the gelding out in distance this campaign to try to gain an All-Star Mile...

Racing stars set to take to cricket field

The seventh annual National Jockeys Trust T20 charity cricket match will feature a host of stars of Australian racing.

Jedastar set for Blue Diamond Preview

The Blue Diamond Preview for fillies is the next assignment for the Lloyd Kennewell-trained Jedastar, an impressive winner at Flemington on debut.

Time To Reign ready for home track trial

Unbeaten colt Time To Reign is ready for a barrier trial ahead of serious racing against the cream of the season's two-year-olds on his way...

Gollan-trained filly 50-50 for Millennium

Brisbane trainer Tony Gollan says smart filly Vincere Volare is a 50-50 chance to run in the Inglis Millennium at Warwick Farm.

Altior wins 17th consecutive jumps race

Altior has stretched his unbeaten sequence to 17 with a smooth victory in the Clarence House Chase at Ascot.

Mixed week for apprentice Baylee Nothdurft

Queensland apprentice Baylee Nothdurft has finished a mixed week with a metropolitan double, a big fine and a suspension.

Winning jockey suspended for whip breach

Jockey Michael Dee has copped a six-meeting suspension for breaching the whip rules before the 100m aboard eventual winner Khezerabad at Flemington.

Another Sydney win for Maher and Eustace

Ciaron Maher Racing is continuing to show it means to be a force in Sydney with the stable notching another winner at Rosehill.

Kah rides Belwazi to Flemington stakes win

Jockey Jamie Kah has steered Belwazi to a stakes race win at Flemington in her first weekend since making the move to Victorian racing.

Stephenson dreaming of Toowoomba Cup win

Trainer Richie Stephenson is hoping to achieve a long-held ambition to win the Toowoomba Cup with Emphasis.

Bon Amis back to winning ways at Rosehill

Bon Amis has bounced back from his first defeat this preparation to win at Rosehill after trainer Jason Deamer opted to bypass the Takeover Target...

Tropezina dashes to another city victory

The Henry Dwyer-trained Tropezina has made it three wins from as many starts this preparation with victory in the $250,000 Inglis Dash at Flemington.

Cool Drafts in special win for Ben Currie

Ben Currie has trained Takings to win at Eagle Farm but it was the win of Cool Drafts at Warwick five minutes earlier that was...

Sydney G1 autumn aims for in-form Oceanex

Three-year-old Oceanex will be aimed towards Group One staying races for fillies later in the season after impressing again with a win at Flemington.

Michael Murphy efforts rewarded on Snoopy

Apprentice Michael Murphy's hard work for trainer Chris Munce has paid off with the winning ride on Snoopy at Eagle Farm.

Enzo’s Lad in successive Gr 1 Telegraphs

Enzo's Lad has defended his title in the Group One Telegraph at Trentham, nabbing Ferrando on the line to win by a nose.

Accession stamps claims to Golden Slipper

The Chris Waller-trained two-year-old Accession has firmed for the Golden Slipper but has a $2 million race in his sights before the Group One finale.

Adelaide Cup looms on radar for Khezerabad

Trainer Aaron Purcell has the Adelaide Cup and Galleywood Hurdle as targets for Flemington winner Khezerabad.

Epaumada puts Karaka Million bid on agenda

Trainer Tony Gollan has some thinking to do after Epaumada qualified for the Karaka Million with an Eagle Farm win.