Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 12th August

Today 12th August 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.


Ipswich racing preview

Ipswich betting preview, top tips & quaddie | Friday 13/8/2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for the Ipswich races on Friday, August 13. See the top tips, value bets, ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | August 12, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | August 12, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees four meetings being held around the country on this Thursday afternoon. Our racing analysts ...
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Geelong betting tips, quaddie picks & value bets | 13/8/2021

Geelong betting tips, quaddie picks & value bets | 13/8/2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the Geelong racing preview for Friday, August 13, with all the top tips, value bets, best odds ...
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Elephant

Victorian campaign awaits delayed Browne trio

Cambridge trainer David Browne has arrived in Victoria ahead of a spring campaign with a trio of promising gallopers, but ...
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The Cossack

The Cossack, simply the best

Prominent jumps trainer Paul Nelson has had plenty of top-class hurdlers pass through his care over the years but he ...
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Jonathan Riddell

Riddell looking forward to spring racing

Two top-class horses are giving leading jockey Jonathan Riddell reason to look forward to an exciting spring of racing. Riddell, ...
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Peter Moody

Moody in good health heading into spring

Having recently bolstered his spring carnival team, trainer Peter Moody is looking forward to launching a Caulfield and Melbourne Cups ...
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Sherry celebrates another Sydney milestone

Sherry celebrates another Sydney milestone

Tom Sherry, an emerging talent among Sydney's apprentice jockey ranks, has ridden a brace of winners at Warwick Farm to ...
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Rawiller lodges appeal against riding ban

Rawiller lodges appeal against riding ban

Top jockey Nash Rawiller will appeal the severity of a riding ban stemming from his winning effort aboard Eduardo in ...
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Craig Williams

Williams returns to the fold at Caulfield

Champion jockey Craig Williams will return to riding after a three week break and has already set his sights on ...
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Annabel Neasham

Holyfield can send Neasham out a winner

A stakes victory by Holyfield would be an ideal farewell gift for Annabel Neasham as she prepares for her final ...
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Sydney off the menu for Jennifer Eccles

Sydney off the menu for Jennifer Eccles

Trainer Shaun Ritchie has confirmed the Melbourne spring carnival remains on the radar for Jennifer Eccles, provided her form warrants ...
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NZTR

Meetings to be run behind closed doors

Following a meeting between New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing (NZTR), stewards and club representatives it has been decided that Wednesday’s meeting ...
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Jennifer Eccles

Hastings targets for Jennifer Eccles

Shaune Ritchie has resisted the temptation to campaign last season’s Group 1 New Zealand Oaks (2400m) winner Jennifer Eccles in ...
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The Bostonian

Kiwis given clearance to fly

There was an echoed sigh of relief in Waikato Monday with a handful of trainers receiving travel exemptions for their ...
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Sacrosanct

Social Racing descend on Taupo

Brent Cooper’s Social Racing syndicates will be represented by a trio of runners at Taupo on Wednesday, including a debutant ...
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Cambridge Jockey Club

Cambridge back on track

The construction of the Cambridge Jockey Club’s synthetic track is back on target. Civil works for the track are nearing ...
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Legend Of Condor

Legend of Condor to run at Randwick

Trainer Gerald Ryan will rely on Legend Of Condor at Randwick with talented filly Villami to wait a week for ...
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Libertini

Baller and Libertini win Randwick trials

Libertini and Baller have won barrier trials at Randwick as has star mare Sunlight who is headed to the $14 ...
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Harlem

Four from Lindsay Park for Lawrence Stakes

Lindsay Park has loaded up with four nominations for the Group Two P B Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield ...
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Tom Melbourne

Tom Melbourne ready for spring carnival

Tom Melbourne has trialled well and is among nine horses from Chris Waller's Gold Coast stable heading south for carnival ...
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Tom Sadler

Tom Sadler breaks leg in freak accident

Jockey Tom Sadler has broken his leg after being kicked by a riderless horse in a steeplechase at Casterton ...
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Lindsey Smith

Wet forces Smith duo to miss Tatura trials

Heavy rain in Victoria has caused the cancellation of the Tatura barrier trials forcing an interruption to the preparations of ...
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Boost for Queensland summer carnival

Boost for Queensland summer carnival

The rejuvenated Eagle Farm racetrack will play an important role in the upgraded Queensland summer carnival which will feature 22 ...
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Shadows Cast

Tarzino Trophy fresh-up for Shadows Cast

Mark Oulaghan is set to start the star of his stable, Shadows Cast, fresh-up in the first leg of the ...
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Rock On Wood

Another Riccarton milestone being considered

Levin trainer Leanne Elliot could get an opportunity to add another Riccarton highlight to her list of achievements. Elliot has ...
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Tumbleweed

Ritchie pulls right rein at Ruakaka

Trainer Shaune Ritchie’s decision to base a number of the members of his Cambridge stable at Ruakaka over the past ...
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Tom Sadler

Tom Sadler breaks leg at Casterton

Jockey Tom Sadler has broken his leg after being kicked by a riderless horse in a steeplechase at Casterton ...
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Arlington Group 1 clean sweep for Chad Brown

Arlington Group 1 clean sweep for Chad Brown

Chad Brown has trained the winners of the three Group One turf races at Arlington ...
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Racing's loss with death of Nick Columb

Racing’s loss with death of Nick Columb

One of the principle voices of change for racehorse owners in Australia, Nick Columb has died as the result of ...
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Another Qld trainer outed on cobalt charge

Another Qld trainer outed on cobalt charge

Queensland trainer Darryl Gardiner has been disqualified for 12 months on a cobalt related charge ...
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Countdown begins for Winx return

Countdown begins for Winx return

Winx has had a trouble-free preparation leading into her return in the Group One race at Randwick named in her ...
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Lindsay Park pair to tackle G2 Lawrence

Lindsay Park pair to tackle G2 Lawrence

Boom Time and Harlem are set to have their spring season returns in the Group Two P B Lawrence Stakes ...
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Childs rapt with Written By after gallop

Childs rapt with Written By after gallop

Jordan Childs is looking forward to the spring campaign of Group One winner Written By after getting back aboard the ...
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McEvoy fillies to run in separate states

McEvoy fillies to run in separate states

Oohood will make her season return in the Silver Shadow Stakes on the same day Magic Millions winner Sunlight takes ...
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First Crush to head south for more Cups

First Crush to head south for more Cups

Tough Brisbane stayer First Crush will head to Sydney later this month to run at Rosehill before he tackles the ...
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Qld racing stars to help drought relief

Qld racing stars to help drought relief

Some of Queensland's biggest racing names have volunteered to be auctioned as slaves for a fund-raiser to help drought victims ...
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Girls team wins the Shergar Cup at Ascot

Girls team wins the Shergar Cup at Ascot

Hayley Turner and the Girls team have taken the honours in the Shergar Cup at Ascot in which Corey Brown ...
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Hello It’s Me all class in Ruakaka opener

Hello It’s Me all class in Ruakaka opener

Last season’s Group 2 Royal Stakes (2000m) winner Hello It’s Me made a winning start to her spring campaign when ...
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Verry Elleegant caps top weekend for Bishara

Verry Elleegant caps top weekend for Bishara

Ardmore trainer Nick Bishara completed a weekend to remember when Verry Elleegant broke her maiden status in emphatic fashion at ...
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Michelle Payne ruled out of Shergar Cup

Michelle Payne ruled out of Shergar Cup

MIchelle Payne has been ruled out of the Shergar Cup teams event at Ascot after failing to recover from a ...
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Tim Clark tactics irk Rosehill stewards

Tim Clark tactics irk Rosehill stewards

Jockey Tim Clark's ride on Spring Preview favourite Washington Heights is subject to a stewards' inquiry after the gelding was ...
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Walker back on winner's list at Flemington

Walker back on winner’s list at Flemington

Jockey Michael Walker has returned to the winner's circle at Flemington after an injury lay-off that resulted in back and ...
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Hey Doc resumes with win in Aurie's Star

Hey Doc resumes with win in Aurie’s Star

Australian Guineas winner Hey Doc has made a successful start to his four-year-old season with a fighting win first-up in ...
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Marty leads the party at Doomben

Marty leads the party at Doomben

Smart galloper Let's Party Marty could get a chance in Melbourne this spring after his debut win at Doomben ...
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Menari stakes claim for Everest climb

Menari stakes claim for Everest climb

Trainer Gerald Ryan is happily talking to slot holders in the $10 million Everest hoping Menari can claim a berth ...
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Elouera defies pattern to win at Rosehill

Elouera defies pattern to win at Rosehill

Elouera has rewarded her trainers' patience with a come-from-behind win at Rosehill against the pattern of the day ...
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Sheer Madness

Sheer Madness’ connections focusing on group glory

SHEER Madness' connections are hopeful that group races are on the horizon after the gelding recorded a powerful win at ...
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Stella Ombra wins again at Doomben

Stella Ombra wins again at Doomben

Improved gelding Stella Ombra has made it four wins from his past five starts by leading all the way at ...
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Swampland goes back-to-back at Flemington

Swampland goes back-to-back at Flemington

Swampland has landed her fourth win from 11 starts with a impressive victory at Flemington ...
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Jaminzah wins again at Flemington

Jaminzah wins again at Flemington

The Chris Waller-trained Jaminzah has finished strongly to win for the second time in as many weekends at Flemington ...
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The Pharoah reigns with second win

The Pharoah reigns with second win

The Pharoah has registered the second win of a consistent career at Rosehill, which will provide a boost to his ...
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The Pharoah reigns supreme at Rosehill

The Pharoah reigns supreme at Rosehill

A BRILLIANT front-running ride by Jay Ford has delivered a strong benchmark 83 win at Rosehill on Saturday for consistent ...
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Timing key to Badajoz's win at Rosehill

Timing key to Badajoz’s win at Rosehill

Badajoz has come with a well-timed run to claim a well-deserved win at Rosehill ...
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Cup Prelude romp for adaptable Arbeitsam

Cup Prelude romp for adaptable Arbeitsam

Arbeitsam scored over 1800-metres for the first time as the versatile Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained gelding crushed his rivals ...
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Cup Prelude romp for adaptable Arbeitsam

Cup Prelude romp for adaptable Arbeitsam

Arbeitsam scored over 1800m for the first time as the versatile Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained gelding crushed his rivals ...
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Toorak Handicap the target for Sovereign Nation

Toorak Handicap the target for Sovereign Nation

NEW connections of star gelding Sovereign Nation may target a group 1 race in the spring after the five-year-old blitzed ...
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Master Zephyr back in winner's circle

Master Zephyr back in winner’s circle

Imported stayer Master Zephyr has broken a 16-month drought by chasing down fellow import Kilimanjaro and winning by a neck ...
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Sovereign Nation gives new owners a win

Sovereign Nation gives new owners a win

A gelding operation has turned around the fortunes of Sovereign Nation, who was explosive in his win at Flemington ...
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Heaven-sent debut for Another Sin

Heaven-sent debut for Another Sin

Another Sin has created history at Rosehill by winning a Highway Handicap in his first start ...
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King Viv makes up for last-start second

King Viv makes up for last-start second

King Viv has made up for his last-start second at Doomben with a strong performance to win at Rosehill ...
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Another Sin

Another Sin makes history at Rosehill

BRETT Cavanough-trained three-year-old Another Sin became the first ever debutante to win a Highway Handicap race after engaging in an ...
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Sheer Madness heading on a path to Derby

Sheer Madness heading on a path to Derby

A city win for Sheer Madness at Flemington has his connections dreaming of bigger prizes ...
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Upper Cut

Upper Cut lands decisive blow in NZ Grand National Steeplechase

TOUGHNESS was on show at Riccarton Park on Saturday as Upper Cut landed the decisive blow to win its second ...
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Monteux

Meagher continues run for Waratah

Monteux has held on to win the first race at Doomben, giving trainer John Meagher more success for Waratah Thoroughbreds ...
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BRC to re-open memberships

BRC to re-open memberships

The Brisbane Race Club is expected to re-open its books soon after new memberships were suspended in June ...
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Michelle Payne must pass fitness test

Michelle Payne must pass fitness test

Michelle Payne must undergo a medical examination before she is allowed to ride in the Shergar Cup at Ascot ...
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Vic racing

Two day meeting becomes one super day

Six jumps races including the Grand National Steeplechase will be conducted on one super day of jumping at Ballarat ...
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Queensland news

Abracadash ready for Saturday racing

Trainer Kelso Wood has kept faith with Abracadash who lines up for her first Saturday race at Eagle Farm ...
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Vic racing

Awesome Rock returns at Caulfield

Stephen Baster is looking forward to the spring with Awesome Rock who makes his return in the P B Lawrence ...
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Vic racing

Awesome Rock returns at Caulfield

Stephen Baster is looking forward to the spring with Awesome Rock who makes his return in the P B Lawrence ...
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NSW racing news

Tango to rain on Capitalist’s parade

Tango Rain has a formidable opponent in the San Domenico Stakes and trainer Gerald Ryan is keen to see how ...
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Queensland news

Rocky King in distance test at Eagle Farm

The speedy Rocky King will be out to change his recent luck when he steps out over 1400 metres for ...
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Vic racing

Lindsay Park 3YOs kick off at Caulfield

The Lindsay Park stable will saddle up two runners in each of the Group Three races for three-year-olds at Caulfield ...
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Queensland news

Angel Dancer jumps up to open company

In-form mare Angel Dancer faces her biggest test at Eagle Farm where she steps up to open company ...
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NSW racing news

Jess Taylor out of action for eight weeks

Jockey Jess Taylor will spend around eight weeks on the sidelines after breaking her right wrist for a second time ...
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Vic racing

Patrick Payne speaks out about little sister Michelle

THE older brother of 2015 Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has spoken out about the recent sacking of Payne from ...
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NSW racing news

Samantha Clenton nears return from injury

Apprentice Samantha Clenton is nearing a returh to riding, three months after suffering shoulder and back injuries in a multiple-horse ...
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UK News

Highland Reel entered for International

Cox Plate placegetter Highland Reel is the second favourite behind Postponed for the Juddmonte International at York ...
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NSW racing news

McEvoy reunited with Lucia Valentina

Kerrin McEvoy will be back aboard Queen Elizabeth Stakes winner Lucia Valentina when she resumes in the Warwick Stakes ...
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