Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 11th June

Today 11th June in horse racing news history

From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in Australian and overseas racing news in history. Delve in and enjoy our walk back in horse racing time.


John Wheeler

Wheeler content to watch Stradbroke day from afar

There was a time when John Wheeler was an unmissable fixture of the Queensland winter carnival, but these days he’s ...
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Brandenburg

Brandenburg seeking redemption in Q22

All the word is on Zaaki ahead of Saturday’s Group 2 Q22 (2200m) at Eagle Farm, but Randwick trainer John ...
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Billy Egan, Barry The Baptist

Friday News Briefs: Egan banned for flogging not-yet-dead horse

It has been a big week in racing, and punters are sure to be up and about for another jam-packed ...
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Morphettville racing tips

Morphettville betting preview, tips & quaddie picks | 12/6/2021

Morphettville Racecourse will host a nine-race card for the South Australian metropolitan meeting on Saturday , June 12. See James ...
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Belmont tips for June 19, 2021

Belmont top tips, betting odds & quaddie picks | Saturday, 12/06

The Hyperion Stakes Day will be held on Saturday, June 12 at Belmont Park in Western Australia. See the top ...
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Daily tips and best bets for Randwick

Randwick betting tips, value bets & quaddie picks | 12/6/2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for Bob Charley AO Stakes Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Saturday, June 12 ...
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Eagle Farm tips, best bets and quaddie picks

Eagle Farm tips, best bets and quaddie picks | QLD Preview 12/6

Eagle Farm betting tips, best bets and quaddie selections for Stradbroke Handicap Day, including odds comparison and form from Nicholas ...
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Zaaki is favourite heading into the Q22

The Q22 betting tips & strategy | Eagle Farm Cup | June 12, 2021

The Q22 - also known as the Eagle Farm Cup - will be run and won at Eagle Farm on ...
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2021 JJ Atkins betting tips, best odds & form guide | Eagle Farm

2021 JJ Atkins betting tips, best odds & form guide | Eagle Farm

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the betting preview and form guide for the Group 1 JJ Atkins at Eagle Farm Racecourse on ...
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Vega One

2021 Stradbroke Handicap runner-by-runner betting preview & tips

The 2021 Stradbroke Handicap will be the feature race of the day held at in race eight at Eagle Farm ...
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Harrovian horse racing news

The Harrovian ‘spot on’ for Stradbroke Handicap tilt

Racing cult figure The Harrovian is spot on ahead of Saturday’s Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm according to ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | June 11, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | June 11, 2021

Horse Racing around the country sees four meetings scheduled to be run and won on this Friday afternoon. We have ...
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Llanacord

Nickalls hoping whirlwind season continues at Trentham

Stephen Nickalls has to pinch himself every time he looks back on this season. The Manawatu horseman was happy training ...
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Colin Oscopy

Matamata breakthrough for Colin Oscopy

Emerging young trainer Samantha Logan sent out an eye-catching winner at Matamata on Wednesday when the eye-wateringly-named Colin Oscopy broke ...
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Fighting Fire

Te Rapa focus for in-form Marsh stable

Cambridge trainer Stephen Marsh concedes that his season target of 100 winners is probably beyond reach but he's keen to ...
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Velvet King horse racing news

Hyperion Stakes betting tips – Saturday, 13 June 2020

Western Australian racing stays at Belmont this weekend with the Group 3 Hyperion Stakes headlining the nine-race program. The track ...
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ATC to allow members on course at Rosehill

ATC to allow members on course at Rosehill

Sydney racing has moved a step closer to having crowds with the Australian Turf Club opening its doors to members ...
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Mystic Journey readies for spring return

Mystic Journey readies for spring return

Star Tasmanian mare Mystic Journey may have to race through the spring without her trainer Adam Trinder for company ...
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Adelong

Widdup treads patient path with Adelong

Trainer Brad Widdup is in no hurry to rush Adelong into stakes grade, happy to continue picking off winnable races ...
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Ric McMahon

Jockey disqualified for swab sample switch

Jockey Ric McMahon has been disqualified after Queensland stewards used DNA to prove he had substituted a urine sample ...
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Phillip Stokes

Selica freshened for Rivette Series races

The Rivette Series Final is a late-season target for the Phillip Stokes-trained Selica who runs in a heat at The ...
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Chris Waller

Smith chases Sweet win over Waller quintet

Matthew Smith will bank on the stamina of Sweet Thomas in his bid to overcome premier trainer Chris Waller's five-strong ...
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Craig Williams

Williams after win in Travis Harrison Cup

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Craig Williams will chase a second victory in the race honouring his cousin, the Travis Harrison Cup, ...
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Happy Valley

Forecast relaunch to merge with Trio; higher rebates for Quinella & Quinella Place

The Hong Kong Jockey Club announced today (11 June, Thursday) two wagering-related initiatives for the 2020/21 racing season. The Club ...
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Jason Coyle

Family advantage for Coyle with Maui Girl

Recent stable recruit Maui Girl is still a work in progress but trainer Jason Coyle has the advantage of being ...
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Winter Bride

Winter Bride poised for farewell victory

Winter Bride has been set to retire to stud as a winner in the Group Two Dane Ripper Stakes at ...
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Django Freeman

Valley test for spring hope Django Freeman

German import Django Freeman's performance in a 2040m winter handicap at The Valley will give trainer Robert Hickmott with a ...
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Florent

Florent adds intrigue to Group Two Roses

Promising Victorian three-year-old filly Florent brings different form to the Group Two The Roses at Eagle Farm ...
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Niccanova

Niccanova to back-up in Eagle Farm Mile

Stradbroke Handicap placegetter Niccanova isn't expected to be bothered by a quick back-up in the Group Three Eagle Farm Mile ...
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Moreira closes gap in Hong Kong jockeys' title

Moreira closes gap in Hong Kong jockeys’ title

After an early winner at Happy Valley, Zac Purton has had his lead in the Hong Kong jockeys' premiership cut ...
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Green Luck

Moreira and Fownes double up at the Valley

Joao Moreira got the boost he’d been looking for at Happy Valley on Wednesday, 10 June, teaming up with Caspar ...
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Stockman

Spell for Stockman

Progressive three-year-old Stockman has earned a well-deserved break after stringing together three successive victories. The Joe Pride-trained son of Tavistock ...
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Chad Ormsby

Ormsby excited to resume riding

Group 1-winning jockey Chad Ormsby is making a comeback to the saddle, some eight years after he last rode on ...
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Te Rapa trials

Brennan beaming to be back

It may have been a cold winter’s day, but Lauren Brennan was over the moon to be back at the ...
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Tavirock

Exciting spring tipped for Team Rogerson

Team Rogerson were out in force at the Te Rapa trials on Tuesday with 48 representatives and a number of ...
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Touch Of Luck

Luck to the dirt

Zac Purton will climb aboard two of John Moore's gallopers at Sha Tin on Wednesday night (12 June).As well as ...
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Buddies

Buddies has Moore and Purton teaming up again

Zac Purton is the man of the moment and the in-form jockey could yet propel John Moore deeper into the ...
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Jamie Richards

Dedication reaps rewards for Richards

As the current thoroughbred racing season draws to a close, a question posed by many industry pundits just over 12 ...
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Spring battle between Vic and NSW heats up

Spring battle between Vic and NSW heats up

The NSW push into spring racing has angered VRC chairman Amanda Elliott who has labelled Racing NSW's Peter V'landys a ...
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Williams focused on another premiership

Williams focused on another premiership

Craig Williams has his eyes firmly fixed on another Melbourne jockeys' premiership and will wait for season's end to take ...
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Weather to decide Beau Balmain's next run

Weather to decide Beau Balmain’s next run

Lightly raced German import Beau Balmain may use a heat of the Banjo Patterson Series at Sandown as a stepping ...
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Melbourne Cup to be worth $8 million

Melbourne Cup to be worth $8 million

The Melbourne Cup will be worth a record $8 million with the winner to earn connections $4.4 million ...
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Stokes looking to expand Pakenham yard

Stokes looking to expand Pakenham yard

Success has brought an increase in horse numbers for Phillip Stokes who is looking to expand his Pakenham stable with ...
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Melbourne Cup to tour 39 destinations

Melbourne Cup to tour 39 destinations

This year's Melbourne Cup tour will feature 39 destinations around Australia and five other countries ...
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Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time retired

Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time retired

Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes hopes to find Boom Time a home at stud after calling an end to ...
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Eckstein trials brilliantly at the Coast

Eckstein trials brilliantly at the Coast

Stud-bound mare Eckstein has turned in a brilliant trial at the Gold Coast as she heads to her last run ...
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No Tip

New partnership off to a winning start

The new training partnership of Paul Nelson and Corrina McDougal secured their first win at Trentham on Saturday when No ...
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Jockey weighs in light at Cairns

Jockey weighs in light at Cairns

Trainer Roy Chellimi has been fined $1000 after jockey Wanderson D'Avila weighed in light at Cairns ...
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RV chief steward Terry Bailey resigns

RV chief steward Terry Bailey resigns

Terry Bailey, Racing Victoria's chairman of stewards, has resigned to head the stewards panel in Singapore ...
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Kensington track passes second test

Kensington track passes second test

The new Kensington track has received the thumbs-up from Racing NSW stewards and jockeys after successfully coping with an eight-race ...
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Lane keeps lead in Melbourne Premiership

Lane keeps lead in Melbourne Premiership

Damian Lane maintains a slender lead in the Melbourne jockeys' premiership but will miss the next two city meetings through ...
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Dealmaker

Dealmaker aims to match Dundeel in spring

The Chris Waller-trained colt Dealmaker is tracking to emulate his illustrious sire Dundeel as a three-year-old following a maiden win ...
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Warren keeping options open with Bel Sonic

Warren keeping options open with Bel Sonic

Trainer Jason Warren has a couple of options with Bel Sonic and will wait until after the gelding gallops to ...
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Duo off the mark for Waterhouse and Bott

Duo off the mark for Waterhouse and Bott

Foreign Territory and Wide Spread Panic have recorded the first wins of their careers in impressive style on the Kensington ...
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Lovani to be aimed at Kensei Handicap

Lovani to be aimed at Kensei Handicap

Lovani will return from a frustrating Queensland carnival campaign for Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup in the Kensei Handicap at Rosehill ...
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Well-bred Al Khabeer wins on debut

Well-bred Al Khabeer wins on debut

Jockey Andrew Mallyon believes there are better things in store for well-bred Al Khabeer after riding the gelding to a ...
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Hussler to add class to Eye Liner

Hussler to add class to Eye Liner

Group One winner Lucky Hussler is expected to add some class to the Listed Eye Liner Stakes at Ipswich ...
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Melham keen on Everest start for Santa

Melham keen on Everest start for Santa

Jockey Ben Melham would love Santa Ana Lane to secure a slot in The Everest, believing the gelding would be ...
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Coolmore Stud Stakes aim for Written By

Coolmore Stud Stakes aim for Written By

Winning the Group One Coolmore Stud Stakes at Flemington is the major target for Blue Diamond winner Written By this ...
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QLD Racing

Chadwick new Queensland chief stipe

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission has confirmed former Singapore head stipendiary steward Peter Chadwick will be its new chief steward ...
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Zac Purton takes lead in HK premiership

Zac Purton takes lead in HK premiership

Australian jockey Zac Purton has hit the lead in his battle with Joao Moreira for the Hong Kong premiership ...
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A strapper kisses Hey Doc after winning the Australian Guineas

Hey Doc to target early spring WFA races

After running a creditable race in the Goodwood at Morphettville, Hey Doc is spelling ahead of a Melbourne spring campaign ...
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Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes for Pletcher

Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes for Pletcher

Tapwrit has won the Belmont Stakes to give trainer Todd Pletcher victory in two of the three Triple Crown races ...
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Kafoo, Amanaat to resume from injury

Kafoo, Amanaat to resume from injury

Lindsay Park stablemates Kafoo and Amanaat will make their returns from knee surgery in separate sprint races at the metropolitan ...
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Weather to play role in Eye Liner

Weather to play role in Eye Liner

The weather will play a role in the make-up of the Eye Liner Stakes field with rain predicted in the ...
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Vaniloquio has new lease on life

Vaniloquio has new lease on life

Vaniloquio has thrived since settling into Clarry Conners' Sydney stable after an unsuccessful stint in Hong Kong ...
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Chocante

Brisbane Cup victor to target Melbourne spring carnival

CHOCANTE became the second consecutive New Zealand-trained winner of the Group 2 Brisbane Cup on Saturday and it will now ...
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Trainer Brad Smith to plead his case

Trainer Brad Smith to plead his case

Brisbane trainer Brad Smith is hoping for a quick resolution to an inquiry after being stood down ...
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Tapwrit rallies to win Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit rallies to win Belmont Stakes

TheTodd PLetcher-trained Tapwrit has come with a late run to overpower Irish War Cry in the Belmont Stakes ...
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Queensland news

Oliver suspended at Eagle Farm

Stewards have suspended champion jockey Damien Oliver for 11 days for causing interference aboard Onemorezeta in the Dane Ripper Stakes ...
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Vic racing

Tony Vasil returns with first-up win

After taking a sabatical from training General Truce has given Tony Vasil a return win at Flemington ...
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Queensland news

Goodwood defeat aids Louvre in Stradbroke

Under The Louvre held on to beat Black Heart Bart by a short half head in the Group One Stradbroke ...
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NSW racing news

Kathy O’Hara suspended at Randwick

At her first meeting back at Randwick since she was injured in a fall in the Australian Oaks, Kathy O'hara ...
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NSW racing news

Hutchings, Jennings shine at Randwick

Sydney's two leading apprentices Rory Hutchings and Koby Jennings have ridden three and two winners respectively at Randwick ...
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Queensland news

Provocative wins G1 Queensland Oaks

Provocative will follow in the footsteps of Ethereal and be aimed at the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups after winning the ...
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Queensland news

Provocative gives Pike a group 1 double in Queensland Oaks

Provocative provided New Zealand trainer Tony Pike with a group 1 double at Eagle Farm on Saturday by taking out ...
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NSW racing news

Danish Twist adds another black-type win

Danish Twist has put herself firmly in line for a start in the Group One Tattersall's Tiara with her win ...
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Queensland news

Under The Louvre scores overdue win in Stradbroke Handicap

PUNTERS and fans of Under The Louvre rejoiced when the perennial group 1-placegetter finally scored its grand final in the ...
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Vic racing

Jacquinot Bay in first-up Flemington win

Jacquinot Bay will chase the final of the Winter Championship after his first-up win in the third heat of the ...
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Queensland news

Goodwood defeat aids Louvre in Stradbroke

Under The Louvre held on to beat Black Heart Bart by a short half head in the Group One Stradbroke ...
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Queensland news

Loyalty pays off for Group 1 Queensland Derby winner Eagle Way

PATIENCE and loyalty was rewarded when Eagle Way scored a memorable win in the Group 1 Queensland Derby at Eagle ...
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Queensland news

Eagle Way wins G1 Queensland Derby

Eagle Way is Hong Kong-bound after winning the Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm for trainer Bryan Guy and ...
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Queensland news

Under The Louvre takes out Stradbroke Hcp

Dwayne Dunn has guided the Robert Smerdon-trained Under The Lourve home at Eagle Farm for a Group One win in ...
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Queensland news

Under The Louvre takes out Stradbroke Hcp

Dwayne Dunn has guided the Robert Smerdon-trained Under the Lourve home at Eagle Farm for a Group One win in ...
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NSW racing news

Opinion defies odds and weight at Randwick

The class of Group One winner Opinion has offset his 62 kilogrrams in the Stayers Cup at Randwick over the ...
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Queensland news

Sacred Elixir strolls to J J Atkins win

Sacred Elixir set the huge Eagle Farm crowd alight when he strolled to the lead at the 200m mark and ...
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Queensland news

Sacred Elixir keeps the Kiwi domination alive in the J.J. Atkins

SACRED Elixir had the flashing light after its run for sixth in the Sires' Produce and that form shined at ...
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Queensland news

Myers creates history in Brisbane Cup

Rosie Myers gained access to an exclusive club when she won the Group Two Brisbane Cup aboard New Zealand stayer ...
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Vic racing

Flemington firsts for trainer and jockey

Rich Charm has given her trainer a Flemington first with Leveraction giving her jockey a maiden metropolitan success ...
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Queensland news

Spill The Beans off to stud after win

Jockey Tim Clark said Spill The Beans did well to win after race leader Eloping stopped quickly and left the ...
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Queensland news

Buffering stars on Stradbroke Day

The redeveloped Eagle Farm reopened after 22 months with 180 runners but there was only one horse racegoers wanted to ...
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Queensland news

Tsaritsa clinches hat-trick in Qld Guineas

Chris Waller and champion Hong Kong-based jockey Joao Moreira have combined to win the Group Two Queensland Guineas with Tsaritsa ...
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Queensland news

Cradle Me gives new owners an immediate thrill

CRADLE Me upset the highly-favoured Ghisoni at the Group 2 Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm on Saturday. The seven-year-old mare ...
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NSW racing news

Conchita wins tough battle at Randwick

The Paul Perry-trained Conchita has made a successful comeback at Randwick, fighting off Star Crossed in the two-year-old race ...
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Vic racing

Apprentice Bayliss rewarded for hard work

Jake Bayliss followed instructions to the letter as he guided Southerly Wind to an impressive debut win at Flemington ...
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Queensland news

Quick return for Aquis Farm on Cradle Me

Zac Purton reminded Eagle Farm punters of why he's rated one of the best jockeys in the world when he ...
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Queensland news

Hopfgarten salutes in Wayne Wilson Mile

Jockey Damian Browne was back in the good books with trainer Robert Heathcote after Hopfgarten won the Wayne Wilson Mile ...
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Queensland news

My Country wins first on new Eagle Farm

My Country will have a short break after winning the Lancaster Stakes at Eagle Farm, before coming back for the ...
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NSW racing news

Pat Smullen to ride Max Dynamite at Ascot

Recent Irish Derby-winning jockey Pat Smullen will ride Melbourne Cup runner-up Max Dynamite in the Ascot Gold Cup ...
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