Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 11th October

Today 11th October 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.


2021 Thousand Guineas runner-by-runner preview & betting tips

2021 Thousand Guineas runner-by-runner preview & betting tips

The 2021 Thousand Guineas is feature event on Caulfield's eight-race card on Wednesday, October 13, and HorseBetting.com.au's James Herbert presents ...
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Chris Waller

Nature Strip & Home Affairs pose Everest double threat for Waller

Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has provided an update on Nature Strip and Home Affairs as they continue preparations for ...
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Punt Drunk: Zaaki flops as Anamoe flies at Caulfield

Punt Drunk: Zaaki flops as Anamoe flies at Caulfield

The Monday edition of Punt Drunk takes a look back at one of the more memorable weekends in recent history ...
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Melbourne Cup

Crowds set to return to Flemington for Melbourne Cup Carnival

Up to 30,000 racing fans will be allowed into Flemington for this year’s Melbourne Cup Carnival as Victoria prepares to ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | October 11, 2021

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

Horse racing around the country sees three meetings being held on this Monday afternoon. Our racing analysts here at horsebetting.com.au ...
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Newcastle betting preview

Newcastle racing preview & top value bets | October 12, 2021

HorseBetting's New South Wales racing tipster brings you his best bets, value picks and quaddie selections for the Newcastle meeting ...
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Kyneton betting tips, quaddie picks & value bets | 12/10/2021

Kyneton betting tips, quaddie picks & value bets | 12/10/2021

HorseBetting's Victorian racing tipster brings you his best bets, value picks and quaddie selections for the Kyneton meeting on Tuesday, ...
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I'm Thunderstruck wins his first Group One at Caulfield

I’m Thunderstruck wins his first Group One at Caulfield

I’m Thunderstruck announced himself as a genuine Group 1 horse in the Toorak Handicap on Saturday, winning the 1600m event ...
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Robbie Dolan takes his first Group One race on top of 'Profondo'

Robbie Dolan takes his first Group One race on top of ‘Profondo’

Richard Litt’s $1.9 million colt Profondo gave Irish hoop Robbie Dolan his first career Group 1 victory in Saturday’s Spring ...
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Probabeel beats $1.20 favourite in 2021 Might And Power Stakes

Probabeel beats $1.20 favourite in 2021 Might And Power Stakes

All honours were with Probabeel after the running of the Might And Power Stakes, but the big talking point out ...
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Anamoe moves into second favourite for the 2021 Cox Plate

Anamoe moves into second favourite for the 2021 Cox Plate

The saying that cream rises to the top lived up to its word in Saturday’s Caulfield Guineas, as the three ...
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Echuca races betting preview & tips | October 11, 2021

Echuca races betting preview & tips | October 11, 2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the full preview for the bumper ten-race card at Echuca on Monday, October 11, with our best ...
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Silver Fig

Millard mulls overseas options with Silver Fig

Tony Millard is considering possible long-range international targets with Silver Fig after the talented grey laid waste to quality opposition ...
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Brooklyn Boss

Prince Of Brooklyn on the board with impressive Ballarat winner

South Island-based stallion Prince of Brooklyn, who stands at Grassyards Farm on the Taieri Plain near Mosgiel, sired his first ...
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The Chosen One

The Chosen One on target for third Caulfield Cup tilt

A barnstorming finish for second behind Delphi in Saturday’s Group 2 Herbert Power Stakes (2400m) at Caulfield indicated the Murray ...
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Hypnos

Cambridge pair set for feature Hastings sprint

Cambridge trainers Roger James and Robert Wellwood will make a two-pronged attack on Saturday’s Group 3 Red Badge Spring Sprint ...
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Supreme Heights

Matamata mare reigns supreme at Hawera

Matamata mare Supreme Heights added a second stakes victory to her burgeoning record when she took out Saturday’s Group 3 ...
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Tavi Mac

Tavi Mac takes Matamata Cup

Popular equine star Tavi Mac provided his many followers with another thrilling performance when he dashed away with the feature ...
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Not An Option

Not An Option on top at Matamata

Well-travelled three-year-old Not An Option reminded punters of his galloping ability when he defeated a small but classy field of ...
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Horse racing punter collects $60,000 off $100 multi

Horse racing punter collects $60,000 off $100 multi

One Tabcorp punter enjoyed yesterday’s racing after collecting $60,778 from a $100 multi involving three different horse betting meetings. The ...
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excelman

Cranbourne horse betting tips & race form Sunday 11th October 2020

What Cranbourne Turf Club Sunday, 11th October 2020 Where Cranbourne Turf Club Racecourse, 50 Grant St Cranbourne, VIC When Sunday, ...
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Toorak Handicap key facts and history

Toorak Handicap key facts and history

A look at the history of the Group One Toorak Handicap to be run at Caulfield ...
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Caulfield Stakes key facts and history

Caulfield Stakes key facts and history

All the relevant facts and figures of the Group One Caulfield Stakes run over 2000m ...
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Thousand Guineas key facts and history

Thousand Guineas key facts and history

A look at the history of the Group One Thousand Guineas for three-year-old fillies at Caulfield ...
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Mylex takes out The Hotham at Ballarat

Mylex takes out The Hotham at Ballarat

One of the favoured runners has claimed victory for the first time in The Hotham at Ballarat ...
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Spencer back for another shot at Caulfield

Spencer back for another shot at Caulfield

English-based Irishman Jamie Spencer is making a hit-and-run mission to Melbourne to ride for owners Australian Bloodstock at Caulfield ...
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NSW trainer suspended over horse sale

NSW trainer suspended over horse sale

Provincial trainer Grant Allard has been suspended for four months and fined over an anomaly in the sale of a ...
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Connections of True Self to take chance

Connections of True Self to take chance

True Self will miss the Herbert Power Stakes at Caulfield with connections hoping to get the mare a direct passage ...
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Lindsay Park trio tackle Toorak Handicap

Lindsay Park trio tackle Toorak Handicap

Amphitrite, Sikandarabad and So Si Bon will represent Lindsay Park in the Group One Toorak Handicap at Caulfield ...
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Fasika on track for rich Golden Eagle

Fasika on track for rich Golden Eagle

Up-and-comer Fasika is on track for the Golden Eagle but trainer Joe Pride has no idea what he will do ...
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Bjorn Baker hopes wait is worthwhile

Bjorn Baker hopes wait is worthwhile

Bjorn Baker will have to wait until the final race at Randwick to see if he can come home from ...
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Bowman with chance at Guineas double

Bowman with chance at Guineas double

With the rides on favourites Dalasan and Flit, champion jockey Hugh Bowman is well-placed to snare the Caulfield Guineas-Thousand Guineas ...
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Prince of Arran's Herbert Power 'headache'

Prince of Arran’s Herbert Power ‘headache’

Trainer Charlie Fellowes says Prince of Arran's Melbourne Cup tilt may take a turn should the import win the Herbert ...
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Racing NSW dangle 1.3m Redzel Stks carrot

Racing NSW dangle 1.3m Redzel Stks carrot

A $1.3 million carrot is being dangled in front of Everest and Sydney Stakes runners to back up in the ...
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Tough Vegas Knight goes again in Guineas

Tough Vegas Knight goes again in Guineas

Colin Little holds Derby aspirations for three-year-old Vegas Knight but is happy to give the gelding his shot at Guineas ...
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Schweida walks tightrope with The Odyssey

Schweida walks tightrope with The Odyssey

In-form trainer Kelly Schweida is walking a tightrope as he coaxes former top two-year-old The Odyssey back to peak form ...
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Parr picks Hero to be crowned Spring Champ

Parr picks Hero to be crowned Spring Champ

Shadow Hero is the odds-on favourite to become the fifth horse in the past eight years to claim the Gloaming ...
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Acting text spurs Williams in 1000 Guineas

Acting text spurs Williams in 1000 Guineas

Acting will be out to extend her winning sequence to four when she lines up under Craig Williams in the ...
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Xanthus can assure Millions path with win

Xanthus can assure Millions path with win

Promising Xanthus can assure himself an easy path to the Magic Millions Guineas by winning at Eagle Farm ...
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Slow-maturing Famous faces talent test

Slow-maturing Famous faces talent test

Paul Snowden believes Famous is a campaign away from full bloom but he is adamant the colt has the talent ...
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Robbie Fradd takes over on Cadogan

Robbie Fradd takes over on Cadogan

Promising Cadogan will be ridden by a senior rider for the first time this campaign when Robbie Fradd takes the ...
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Groundswell gets a Caulfield Guineas start

Groundswell gets a Caulfield Guineas start

The Anthony Freedman-trained Groundswell has gained a start in the Caulfield Guineas with the scratching of The Holy One ...
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Laming charged over cobalt positive

Laming charged over cobalt positive

Trainer Richard Laming has been charged by Racing Victoria stewards over an elevated cobalt reading returned by gelding Iam Ekstraordinary ...
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I Am Excited sprints to victory in Gilgai

I Am Excited sprints to victory in Gilgai

Sydney mare I Am Excited has finished strongly the claim the biggest win of her career in the Group Two ...
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Winx roars home to capture Turnbull Stakes

Winx roars home to capture Turnbull Stakes

Winx has kept her winning streak intact, claiming the Group One Turnbull Stakes at Flemington ...
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Group Two win caps big double for O'Dea

Group Two win caps big double for O’Dea

Brisbane trainer Steve O'Dea has come away from Randwick with a winning double by half-brothers, including a Group Two victory ...
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Niccanova to step up after Doomben victory

Niccanova to step up after Doomben victory

Niccanova will step up to 1600m before going to the Brisbane summer carnival after an impressive win at Doomben ...
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Extra Brut claims Listed win in UCI Stakes

Extra Brut claims Listed win in UCI Stakes

Three-year-old Extra Brut has made it three-straight wins with a strong performance stepping up to 1800m for the first time ...
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Winx wins the Group One Turnbull Stakes

Winx wins the Group One Turnbull Stakes

Winx has made it 28 wins in a row, coming from last to claim the Group One Turnbull Stakes at ...
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Can Avilius win the 2018 Melbourne Cup?

Can Avilius win the 2018 Melbourne Cup?

IT didn't take long for the online bookmakers to move Godolphin gun Avilius to the head of Melbourne Cup betting ...
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Retired Chautauqua in Flemington farewell

Retired Chautauqua in Flemington farewell

Champion sprinter Chautauqua has been farewelled at Flemington, after connections called time on the grey flash's career ...
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Eckstein powers to strong Flemington win

Eckstein powers to strong Flemington win

NSW mare Eckstein has broken through for a long overdue win, taking out the Listed Paris Lane Stakes at Flemington ...
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Options for Wild Planet after stakes win

Options for Wild Planet after stakes win

The Caulfield Guineas is among the options for Wild Planet after the three-year-old scored a narrow win in a Listed ...
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First Sydney winner for trainer Jim Jarvis

First Sydney winner for trainer Jim Jarvis

Coffs Harbour trainer Jim Jarvis has trained his first Sydney city winner with Evopex claiming the Highway Handicap to fuel ...
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Unite And Conquer too speedy at Flemington

Unite And Conquer too speedy at Flemington

Wearing blinkers for his first start, professional youngster Unite And Conquer has led throughout to win in the Maribyrnong Trial ...
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Guntantes earns high praise from jockey

Guntantes earns high praise from jockey

Stakes-winning jockey Dale Smith has compared Guntantes with some of the best two-year-olds he has ridden after the colt's Doomben ...
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Kiss of death mare proves a winner

Kiss of death mare proves a winner

A decision taken just on eighteen months ago to try and establish themselves in the competitive world of thoroughbred breeding ...
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Hellyer key to Monaco Snob streak: trainer

Hellyer key to Monaco Snob streak: trainer

Trainer Robert Heathcote has given credit to jockey Michael Hellyer for the fourth straight win of Monaco Snob at Doomben ...
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Absent Minister in Qld racing crosshairs

Absent Minister in Qld racing crosshairs

Organisers of a threatened strike in the Queensland racing industry have called on Racing MInister Sterling Hinchliffe to return from ...
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Blazer Stakes return for Bring Me Roses

Blazer Stakes return for Bring Me Roses

Talented mare Bring Me Roses will be chasing her first win since the corresponding meeting a year ago when she ...
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Heavy track for Spring Champion Stakes

Heavy track for Spring Champion Stakes

Trainers and jockeys can expect a heavy track for the Spring Champion Stakes at Randwick as rain continue to soak ...
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McDonald has lofty goals for Guineas day

McDonald has lofty goals for Guineas day

James McDonald has turned his back on a chance to win Saturday's A$13 million The Everest (1200m) in Sydney for ...
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Daniel Andrews promises $33 million boost to Victorian racing

Daniel Andrews promises $33 million boost to Victorian racing

RACING in Victoria is set to be a big winner if the Premier Daniel Andrews is re-elected after the Labor ...
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Livin’ On A Prayer poised to strike at Hawera

Livin’ On A Prayer poised to strike at Hawera

A trip to Riccarton awaits progressive Matamata mare Livin' On A Prayer if she proves competitive in Saturday's Group 3 ...
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Sportsbet The Hotham

Free tips for Sportsbet’s Hotham – Who is the best of the worst?

ONLINE bookmaker Sportsbet has declared it the battlers' answer to The Everest, and while the Hotham has created plenty of ...
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Dolcetto

Summer the new target for Dolcetto

A FOOT ailment is likely to curtail the spring programme of the rising central districts star Dolcetto. While not career-threatening, ...
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Hawke's Bay racing

Wednesday NZ news Briefs: Aim Smart on target for Zacinto

CAMBRIDGE-BASED three-year-old Aim Smart is likely to make his next appearance in the South Island. Unplaced after a troublesome run ...
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Winkers for Eclair Sunshine in Guineas

Winkers for Eclair Sunshine in Guineas

Eclair Sunshine will wear winkers in a race for the first time and have a new jockey aboard in the ...
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Caulfield Stakes draws two O'Brien runners

Caulfield Stakes draws two O’Brien runners

The Taj Mahal and Johannes Vermeer will represent champion Irish trainer Aidan O'Brien in the Group One Caulfield Stakes ...
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Godolphin duo record maiden wins

Godolphin duo record maiden wins

Promising Godolphin duo Savatiano and Isaurian have recorded the first wins of their careers at Warwick Farm ...
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Wasting no worry for Jeff Lloyd

Wasting no worry for Jeff Lloyd

Jeff Lloyd has been quick to show off his strength despite two weeks of wasting by lifting heavily backed favourite ...
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Purcell has chance to win first G1 race

Purcell has chance to win first G1 race

Aloisia can give Aaron Purcell his first Group One win when the filly makes her debut for the trainer in ...
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International runners on Guineas day

International runners on Guineas day

A look at the internationally-trained runners undergoing quarantine at Werribee that will run on Caulfield Guineas day ...
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Big international team for Guineas day

Big international team for Guineas day

A strong group of international runners will leave quarantine at Werribee racecourse for assignments on Caulfield Guineas day ...
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Matthew Dunn after double Highway glory

Matthew Dunn after double Highway glory

Matthew Dunn can add to his 12 Highway Handicap wins at Randwick with runners in the two rich races on ...
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Levendi gets opportunity in G1 Guineas

Levendi gets opportunity in G1 Guineas

A good barrier draw has boosted Manny Gelagotis' Caulfield Guineas hopes with lightly raced colt Levendi ...
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Chocante

Chocante looking to keep Marsh’s Cup hopes alive

THE 2016 Group Two Brisbane Cup winner Chocante has one more test to pass to keep the Marsh name within ...
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Single Gaze on song for Caulfield Stakes

Single Gaze on song for Caulfield Stakes

Canberra trainer Nick Olive believes stable star Single Gaze is ready to run a big race in the Caulfield Stakes, ...
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New Everest outlook for Fell Swoop

New Everest outlook for Fell Swoop

Matt Dale and slot holder Inglis hope a change of scene for Fell Swoop will sharpen the gelding up for ...
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English to make her own luck in Everest

English to make her own luck in Everest

Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott say English is spot-on to claim the lion's share of the $10 million on offer ...
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Jeff Lloyd plays tactics close to chest

Jeff Lloyd plays tactics close to chest

Jockey Jeff Lloyd is not committing himself to one set of tactics aboard Houtzen in Saturday's $10 million The Everest ...
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Hopfgarten in line for big double

Hopfgarten in line for big double

Stakes performer Hopfgarten will resume at Doomben with his trainer Robert Heathcote putting him on a path to a lucrative ...
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Illness forces Michelle Payne from Toorak

Illness forces Michelle Payne from Toorak

A bout of the flu has forced Michelle Payne to miss gallops on Kaspersky at Werribee and the Group One ...
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Randwick racing tips for May 29

Betting tips for The Everest day at Randwick with form and odds

AUSTRALIA'S best sprinters line up this Saturday for the $10 million Everest, but it's not the only feature race at ...
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The Everest

The Everest form, free tips, key chances and bookie bonuses

THE world's richest race on turf is almost upon us. From the moment The Everest was announced, it was expected ...
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Luke Nolen picks up the Kaspersky ride

Luke Nolen picks up the Kaspersky ride

A bout of the flu has forced Michelle Payne to give up the ride on Kaspersky in the Group One ...
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Gobstopper

Gobstopper a force to be reckoned with in Egmont Cup

QUALITY five-year-old stayer Gobstopper will be one of the horses to beat in this Saturday's Egmont Cup at Hawera. The ...
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Michelle Payne misses Kaspersky work-out

Michelle Payne misses Kaspersky work-out

Michelle Payne has missed riding Kaspersky in trackwork at Werribee for the second time because of illness ...
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Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

German trainer Andreas Wohler has won a Melbourne Cup with Protectionist and is back in Australia hoping to add a ...
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Caulfield Cup favourite Jameka draws 13

Caulfield Cup favourite Jameka draws 13

Ciaron Maher is philosophical about Jameka's draw of 13 in the Caulfield Cup, saying it is beyond his control ...
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Jameka draws barrier 13 for Caulfield Cup

Jameka draws barrier 13 for Caulfield Cup

Ciaron Maher-trained Jameka has drawn barrier 13 for the Caulfield Cup, while Godolphin import Scottish has gate seven in the ...
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Tough assignment for talented Spright

Tough assignment for talented Spright

Trainer Garry Frazer says he has little choice but to run talented filly Spright against the males in the Listed ...
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Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

German trainer Andreas Wohler has won a Melbourne Cup with Protectionist and is back in Australia hoping to add a ...
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Oliver happier after Exospheric gallop

Oliver happier after Exospheric gallop

Damien Oliver has gone to the Werribee quarantine centre for a second time to partner Exospheric ahead of the Caulfield ...
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Sir John Hawkwood gallops at Caulfield

Sir John Hawkwood gallops at Caulfield

Blake Spriggs has put the Metropolitan Handicap winner Sir John Hawkwood through his paces in a solo gallop at Caulfield ...
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Jameka headlines Maher's Cup chances

Jameka headlines Maher’s Cup chances

Caulfield Cup favourite Jameka will be one of three runners for trainer Ciaron Maher in the $3 million handicap over ...
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Winterbottom an option for Lankan Rupee

Winterbottom an option for Lankan Rupee

Star sprinter Lankan Rupee has a two-run Melbourne spring campaign mapped out but the Winterbottom Stakes in Perth is also ...
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Mr Wind primed to blow midweek field away

Mr Wind primed to blow midweek field away

Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds believes promising sprinter Mr Wind can reach a higher level than Wednesday's benchmark handicap over ...
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Blue Sapphire return for Flying Artie

Blue Sapphire return for Flying Artie

Quality colt Flying Artie will make his season return in the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield on his way to ...
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Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

Wohler happy with Articus ahead of Cup

German trainer Andreas Wohler has won a Melbourne Cup with Protectionist and is back in Australia hoping to add a ...
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Family Cup tradition for Mallyon

Family Cup tradition for Mallyon

Go Dreaming will be Katelyn Mallyon's first ride in the Caulfield Cup, a race her grandfather won three times ...
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Relief package for NSW country trainers

Relief package for NSW country trainers

Trainers and owners impacted by storm damage in country NSW will be able to access a $500,000 relief fund ...
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Group One winner Hucklebuck retired

Group One winner Hucklebuck retired

Group One winner Hucklebuck has been retired after suffering a suspensory injury ...
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Divine Prophet to head for a spell

Divine Prophet to head for a spell

Caulfield Guineas winner Divine Prophet will not run in the Cox Plate and will instead be sent for a spell ...
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Full field declared for Caulfield Cup

Full field declared for Caulfield Cup

A field of 18 and two emergencies has been declared for the $3 million Caulfield Cup ...
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Cups contenders on track at Werribee

Cups contenders on track at Werribee

Articus, Exospheric, Scottish and Sir Issac Newton have worked at Werribee in preparation for the Caulfield Cup ...
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Caulfield Cup favourite ready to peak

Caulfield Cup favourite ready to peak

Caulfield Cup favourite Jameka has continued preparations for the $3 million race with a pleasing course proper gallop at Caulfield ...
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Order Of St George entered for Ascot

Order Of St George entered for Ascot

Former Melbourne Cup favourite Order Of St George is entered to run in the Long Distance Cup on Champions day ...
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Prince Of Penzance recovering from surgery

Prince Of Penzance recovering from surgery

Melbourne Cup winner Prince Of Penzance has undergone a successful operation on a leg he fractured in the Herbert Power ...
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