Australia horse racing news

Opal Ridge wins at Scone

Exciting Opal Ridge set for Silver Shadow test this Saturday

Three-year-old filly Opal Ridge will be looking to bounce back after tasting her first loss on July 30 at Rosehill. The galloper won her first...
HorseBetting blackbook tips

The Follow Files: Thousand Guineas contender emerges at Caulfield

It was all happening on Saturday. The rail was the place to be at Rosehill, so there were plenty of horses to forgive there, while...

2022 Winx Stakes nominations revealed

Nominations for the Winx Stakes closed on Monday morning, with 15 horses entered for the first Group 1 of the 2022/23 Australia racing season.
Inspiral wins Prix Jacques le Marois

Golden Eagle next stop for Light Infantry

Following consecutive second-placings in Group 1 races in France, Australian-owned Light Infantry will head towards the $10 million Golden Eagle (1500m) in October.
Squad wins at Bendigo

Squad shows stakes potential with Bendigo win

Following a dominant 4.5-length win by Squad at Bendigo on Sunday, Wayne Hawkes is confident the three-year-old can measure up in stakes grade.
Carribean King wins at Sunshine Coast

Carribean King atones for shocking luck at Sunshine Coast

After being a tragedy beaten at the Sunshine Coast on July 31, the Stuart Kendrick-trained Carribean King was able to bounce back with a stylish...
PB Lawrence Stakes

Mr Brightside pins ears back to win P.B. Lawrence Stakes

Mr Brightside has started his spring campaign right where he left off in the autumn, with a gritty win in Saturday's Group 2 P.B. Lawrence...
2022 Spring Stakes

Jolly & Crowther Reign supreme in Spring Stakes

Having won the last two editions of the Group 3 Spring Stakes, Behemoth was expected to make it three-in-a-row at Morphettville, but it was the...
Regal Roller 2022

Uncommon James wins Regal Roller Stakes with ease

After two placings in Victoria over the past few weeks, Queensland trainers Steven O’Dea & Matthew Hoysted had their trip south justified at Caulfield on...
The Rosebud Zoukerino

Zoukerino lifts to claim The Rosebud

The well-supported Spacewalk looked to have The Rosebud in his keeping at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, but the John O'Shea-trained Zoukerino had other ideas.
Quezette Stakes

Bound For Home causes upset in Quezette Stakes

The Quezette Stakes (1100m) has gone the way of $34 chance Bound For Home, with jockey Declan Bates giving the Archie Alexander-trained filly a perfect...
Vain Stakes Giga Kick

Giga Kick keeps unbeaten record with Vain Stakes win

Clayton Douglas has recorded his first stakes win as a trainer after Giga Kick stormed home to take out the Group 3 Vain Stakes (1100m)...

WA trainer Rob Gulberti looking to defend the Broome Cup title

It was not long ago when Rob Gulberti thought he wouldn’t have a horse to defend the Broome Cup with, which he won with Staaden...

The more showers, the better for Buffalo River at Caulfield today

The more showers across Melbourne today, the better That is the opinion of Michael Moroney, who will oversee his $12 winning chance with Bet365 –...

NT trainer Chris Pollard takes 5 horses down to Katherine Cup Day

In the training ranks, you wouldn’t get a bigger personality than Top End trainer Chris Pollard. He has resided in Darwin for some 20 years...
Zaaki In Stables

Neasham weighing up options for Zaaki

Annabel Neasham has a decision to make in the coming days, with plans for superstar gelding Zaaki slightly up in the air. The mutliple Group...
Inglis Sprint Overpass

Overpass stakes Everest claim with impressive trial win

It may have only been a barrier trial, but Bjorn Baker's Overpass sent tongues wagging as he scorched the turf at Rosehill Gardens on Friday...
Frankie Dettori wins on Enable

Frankie Dettori ‘super excited’ to partner Verry Elleegant

"It's very well known that I've never won the Melbourne Cup, but if you can't win it yourself, you may as well ride the horse...

Leading NT jockey Jarrod Todd unlikely to forget 2021/22 season

He is the leading jockey in the Top End and has enjoyed a successful period in recent times, but Jarrod Todd is unlikely to forget...
Katherine Turf Club racing news

Katherine Cup Day expected to draw thousands this Saturday

After the hysteria and excitement of the recent Darwin Cup Carnival, the action in the Top End resumes on Saturday with the annual Katherine Cup...
Darwin trainer Phil Cole

Roughly maturing nicely with back-to-back wins for Cole

It’s not very often that a 10-year-old wins back-to-back races, but the Phil Cole-trained Roughly achieved the feat on Saturday during the Alice Springs Turf...
Chief Altony wins at Sandown

‘Consistent’ Chief Altony looking to atone for bad luck

Alex Rae's Chief Altony has been a revelation for the young trainer, finishing in the first four 21 times from just 23 career starts, and...
Montefilia wins Ranvet Stakes

Caulfield Cup the target for Montefilia this spring

David Payne's star mare Montefilia may still be a few weeks away from a first-up run, but he is confident that his team at Rosehill...
Streets Of Avalon

Nichols in search of dry track for Streets Of Avalon

Streets Of Avalon will be looking to bounce back in Saturday's Group 2 P.B. Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield following a lacklustre eighth in the Bletchingly...
Zaaki Wiinning Doomben Cup 2021

Group 1 stars set to step out at Rosehill trials on Friday

A number of Australia's best racehorses will be seen at the Rosehill trials on Friday morning as they begin their spring campaigns. With 17 trials...