Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 16th August

Today 16th 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.


Tralee Rose

Racing Victoria confirms prizemoney boost for Spring Carnival

Racing Victoria (RV) has announced a number of enhancements to the upcoming Spring Racing Carnival, with total prizemoney for the ...
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Zaaki wins The Q22 at Eagle Farm

McDonald yet to settle on Verry Elleegant or Zaaki

Leading Sydney jockey James McDonald has a tricky decision to make heading into the Spring Racing Carnival, with champion mare ...
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Palace Pier and Frankie Dettori

Palace Pier brings up fifth G1 win in Prix Jacques le Marois

English horse Palace Pier won his fifth Group 1 overnight at Deauville in the Prix Jacques le Marois for trainers ...
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Albury Racing Club

Albury betting tips, value bets & top odds | Tuesday, August 17

A seven-part card is scheduled for Albury Racing Club on Tuesday, August 17, and HorseBetting’s New South Wales form analyst ...
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Bonny Lass

Richardson excited about new season prospects

With the onset of spring and summer racing just around the corner, you can hear the excitement in the voice ...
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Whiskey

Wanganui Guineas next target for impressive Te Rapa winner

Trainer Shaune Ritchie believes he has a handy three-year-old on his hands after Whiskey broke his maiden status with an ...
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Behemoth wins Group 3 Spring Stakes in stewards room

Behemoth wins Group 3 Spring Stakes in stewards room

The Group 3 Spring Stakes was the feature event on the Morphettville card on Saturday afternoon, with Behemoth claiming victory ...
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Tallyho Twinkletoe

Australian feature an option for Grand National hero

Jo Rathbone will spend the next few days discussing the immediate plans for Saturday’s Racecourse Hotel & Motor Lodge Grand ...
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Pakenham tips, value bets & quaddie picks | Tuesday, August 17

Pakenham tips, value bets & quaddie picks | Tuesday, August 17

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for the eight-race card at Pakenham on Tuesday, August 17. See the top tips, ...
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He Kin Fly

Class galloper back to winning form at Riccarton

Quality short course galloper He Kin Fly reminded racing enthusiasts there is still plenty of life left in his eight-year-old ...
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Dr Velocious

Tyler has big plans for promising stayer

Former North Island galloper Dr Velocious may have earned himself a tilt at the Group 3 Christchurch Casino New Zealand ...
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Fifty Stars

Allen back aboard Stars in Lawrence Stakes

Jockey Ben Allen is convinced his P B Lawrence Stakes ride Fifty Stars has a big race victory in him ...
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Verry Elleegant

Verry Elleegant to miss race day gallop

Dual Group One winner Verry Elleegant has a minor foot issue after throwing a shoe and will miss a race ...
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Mystic Journey

Tassie mare begins Cox Plate Journey

Star mare Mystic Journey's Cox Plate campaign will begin in the Group Two P B Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield ...
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Glory Days

Glory Days to kick-off Melbourne Cup campaign

Most trainers dream of having a runner in the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) and that dream could become a ...
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Comeback

Fitness the key to Foxbridge upset for Rogerson pair

Debbie Rogerson is trusting race fitness to give Malambo and Comeback their edge as they prepare to face the stars ...
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Denise Martin

Eastender kicks off mainland campaign

Bought to be a precocious juvenile, Eastender has risen through the staying ranks and connections hope he has not peaked ...
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Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother on path to Group 1 handicap

After winning five-straight races last campaign, promising Begood Toya Mother resumes from a let-up to chase a black-type win in ...
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Kubis

Stayers to launch campaigns at Eagle Farm

The Anderson-Heathcote training partnership will launch the spring campaigns of three of their better stayers at Eagle Farm ...
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Trainer Phillip Stokes

Sizzlefly faces test of spring credentials

Trainer Phillip Stokes expects talented filly Sizzlefly's performance in the Quezette Stakes to determine her spring path ...
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Adam Hyeronimus

High five for Hyeronimus at Randwick

A horse Tulloch Lodge has pinpointed as an Epsom Handicap contender heads a good book of five rides for Adam ...
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Auerbach

Auerbach ready to step up to open company

In-form Auerbach can again show the benefit of trainer Chris Waller's Gold Coast stable by winning at Eagle Farm ...
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Te Akau Shark

Te Akau Shark, Melody Belle showdown

Te Akau Shark, part-owned by Paul Gallen, and Melody Belle will do battle in the Group Two Foxbridge Plate at ...
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Robbie Griffiths

Brain surgery for trainer Robbie Griffiths

Cranbourne trainer Robbie Griffiths is to undergo surgery for a brain aneurysm which will keep him away from stable duties ...
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Baylee Nothdurft

Apprentices continue rivalry at Eagle Farm

Apprentices Baylee Nothdurft and Nick Keal have been rivals on the provincial circuit but have now switched to city riding ...
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Levi Kavanagh

Fitter Excess Funds chases Group 3 Vain Stakes

With two runs under his belt after a spell, Excess Funds will have race fitness on his side when he ...
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Velocita

Velocita set to strut her stuff

The Chris Waller-trained Velocita suffers from a rare condition that affects how she walks, but not how she runs ...
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Tony Gollan

Old hands to keep Gollan on winning streak

Trainer Tony Gollan's younger stars have been on show in barrier trials but his hopes for more winners at Eagle ...
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Jaden Lloyd

Jaden Lloyd set for his race riding debut

Apprentice Jaden Lloyd, a son of recently retired champion jockey Jeff Lloyd, will have his first race ride at Wangaratta ...
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Winx, Waller major NSW awards winners

Winx, Waller major NSW awards winners

Champion Winx and her trainer Chris Waller are the major winners at the NSW Racehorse awards ...
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Secret Lady to step up in Silver Shadow

Secret Lady to step up in Silver Shadow

Gary Portelli is looking to Silver Shadow Stakes contender Secret Lady and her stablemates to help fill the void left ...
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Lindsay Park to take on the Sydney 3YOs

Lindsay Park to take on the Sydney 3YOs

Smart Elissim and Futooh will represent the Lindsay Park stable in stakes races for three-year-olds at Randwick ...
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Club Chairman presents HKJC trophies at Deauville

Club Chairman presents HKJC trophies at Deauville

Dr. Simon Ip, Chairman of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, presented trophies to the winning connections of two feature races ...
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All the facts about the Gr 1 Winx Stakes

All the facts about the Gr 1 Winx Stakes

The Winx Stakes has attracted 11 acceptors for its introduction to the Australian Group One calendar ...
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Plumbs out to make history at Gold Coast

Plumbs out to make history at Gold Coast

Trainer Angela Plumb and her jockey brother Ryan can claim a piece of Queensland history if Sugar Sizzle wins at ...
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All systems go for Winx in her own race

All systems go for Winx in her own race

Winx will line up in the race named after her at Randwick as the odds-on favourite to set an Australian ...
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Fidelia on track for first stakes test

Fidelia on track for first stakes test

Robbie Griffiths would have liked a better barrier draw for Fidelia in the Quezette Stakes but expects a good showing ...
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Red Alto chasing back-to-back Sydney wins

Red Alto chasing back-to-back Sydney wins

After beating a field full of Chris Waller-trained horses last start, the Brent Stanley-trained Red Alto will chase another victory ...
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Bell wants Caulfield rain for Jungle Edge

Bell wants Caulfield rain for Jungle Edge

Trainer Mick Bell will consider bypassing the P B Lawrence Stakes if the forecast rain doesn't arrive before the Caulfield ...
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Jockey Anthony Boyd in hospital after fall

Jockey Anthony Boyd in hospital after fall

Apprentice jockey Anthony Boyd has been flown to a Melbourne hospital after a trackwork fall at Ballarat ...
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Sold For Song to run at Gold Coast

Sold For Song to run at Gold Coast

Trainer Kevin Kemp has elected to run Sold For Song at the Gold Coast rather than Sydney ...
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Osborne Bulls favourite for Regal Roller

Osborne Bulls favourite for Regal Roller

Osborne Bulls is favourite to return a winner in the Listed Regal Roller Stakes at Caulfield as he heads towards ...
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Livamol target for Group 1 mare

Livamol target for Group 1 mare

Group 1 placegetter Danzdanzdance is on target to begin her countdown to the Group 1 Livamol Classic (2040m) at Hastings ...
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Darktown to strut again at Gold Coast

Darktown to strut again at Gold Coast

Flying mare Darktown Strutter is set to maintain her outstanding statistics in Gold Coast races ...
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Big shoes to fill for Julius

Big shoes to fill for Julius

Jason Waddel’s high opinion of Julius will be put to the test in the Group 2 Lisa Chittick Foxbridge Plate ...
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Winx as good as ever: Hugh Bowman

Winx as good as ever: Hugh Bowman

Hugh Bowman is excited about the impending return of champion Winx in the race named in her honour at Randwick ...
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Excitement builds for Winx return

Excitement builds for Winx return

All is in order for the return of Winx who has had a maintenance gallop at Rosehill ahead of her ...
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Berry, Hyeronimus suspended at Canterbury

Berry, Hyeronimus suspended at Canterbury

Tommy Berry and Adam Hyeronimus have been suspended after pleading guilty to careless riding charges from the same race at ...
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Black Heart Bart

Bart favoured to add another Caulfield win

Multiple Group One winner Black Heart Bart is shading Hartnell for favouritism in the P B Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield ...
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Esperance wins at Sandown

Esperance steps up to win again at Sandown

After an eight-length debut win at Echuca, Godolphin's Esperance has taken his form to town with a midweek win at ...
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Bjorn Baker notches training treble

Bjorn Baker notches training treble

Trainer Bjorn Baker has scored an early season treble and his apprentice Jean Van Overmeire has ridden his first city ...
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Aberro wins at Sandown

Aberro fights hard in Sandown maiden win

Trainer Matt Laurie says Aberro will be suited in races over 2000m and beyond following his first-up maiden win at ...
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Friday racing

Friday racing from Mildura with free form and tips

Get free tips, racing form and online betting specials for the eight-run card at Mildura this Friday ...
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Jeff Lloyd

Jeff Lloyd quickly back to his best

Jeff Lloyd has shown he has lost none of renowned strength in a finish with a winning double on his ...
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Lindsay Park has Quezette back-up option

Lindsay Park has Quezette back-up option

Catchy is scheduled to make her season return in the Quezette Stakes as long as the track is not too ...
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Damien Oliver

Damien Oliver suspended for 14 meetings

Damien Oliver has been suspended for 14 meetings on a careless riding charge at Sandown ...
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Price sticking to Adelaide plan with Rupee

Price sticking to Adelaide plan with Rupee

After accepting with Lankan Rupee for races in two states, trainer Mick Price is planning to send the sprinter to ...
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English warms up for Everest climb

English warms up for Everest climb

English has produced an impressive track gallop at Canterbury as preparations ramp up for The Everest and a rematch with ...
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British champion Frankel

Eminent stamps himself as a stud prospect

Eminent's Group Two win in France has stamped him as a stud prospect for prominent New Zealand owner/breeder Sir Peter ...
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Ron Quinton brings back classy mares

Ron Quinton brings back classy mares

Daysee Doom and Dixie Blossoms will be overshadowed by Winx's return at Randwick but trainer Ron Quinton is confident the ...
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Winx with her Cox Plate

Big bet taken on Winx to win Warwick Stks

Winx is now into $1.06 to win the Group Two Warwick Stakes after the TAB took a large bet on ...
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Young punters can be lured back: Bell

Young punters can be lured back: Bell

Brisbane Race Club chairman Neville Bell hopes a good percentage of the 15,000 crowd at Doomben for Mekka day will ...
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Canterbury Park

ATC forms development partnership with Canterbury Park

Property group Mirvac will develop non-essential tracts of Canterbury Park racecourse as the ATC looks to revitalise Sydney's racing infrastructure ...
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Weight right for Browne on Rancho Montoya

Weight right for Browne on Rancho Montoya

A hike in the original weights means top jockey Damian Browne can ride Rancho Montoya in his comeback race at ...
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NZ racing wrap: Track in good order for No More Tears

NZ racing wrap: Track in good order for No More Tears

A soggy track could give No More Tears a big advantage at Te Rapa, while star jumper Sea King is ...
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NZ star Thee Auld Floozie

NZ’s best set to trial at Taupo

Trainer Stephen Marsh has high hopes for his top Kiwi prospects as they begin preparations for the Melbourne spring carnival ...
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Caulfield tips and best bets for May 29 2021

P.B. Lawrence Stakes betting at Caulfield with form and free tips

THE P.B. Lawrence Stakes signals the return of many spring stars and it's time for punters to start getting excited ...
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Winx $1.08 to extend winning streak

Winx $1.08 to extend winning streak

Bookmakers have put Winx up at $1.08 to extend her winning streak to 18 when she returns in the Group ...
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Eminent, son of Frankel

Group glory boosts Eminent’s stallion status

The son of unbeaten champ Frankel has delivered for his NZ owners with victory in the Group Two Prix Guillaume ...
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Jockey Havlin loses case against drug ban

Jockey Havlin loses case against drug ban

Jockey Robert Havlin has failed to persuade a BHA disciplinary panel not to reciprocate the six-month ban given to him ...
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Almanzor, Brametot disappoint at Deauville

Almanzor, Brametot disappoint at Deauville

French stars Brametot and Almanzor have been beaten in feature events at Deauville ...
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NSW racing news

Olympic flavour at Canterbury races

Trainer Nick Olive has turned to equestrian training to improve Bring A Secret's focus ahead of the horse's first-up run ...
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Vic racing

Meeting with owner to decide Eagle return

Tony McEvoy will meet with Alpine Eagle's owner to decide whether the horse resumes in the Memsie Stakes or waits ...
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NSW racing news

Single Gaze looking better than expected

Trainer Nick Olive is so impressed with Single Gaze's work he is considering giving her a harder spring target race ...
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NSW racing news

Alluvion heading for G2 Silver Shadow

Trainer Scott Singleton is banking on Alluvion's fitness edge giving her the best chance of an upset win in the ...
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NSW racing news

Bridget Jones’s diary: Randwick races

Country trainer Bridget Jones says Iona Nicconi has a good chance at Randwick, as long as they don't get lost ...
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NSW racing news

Winx has final gallop before return

Champion mare Winx has been given a gallop on the course proper at Rosehill ahead of her much-anticipated return in ...
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Vic racing

Shiraz familiarises himself with Valley

Group-winning sprinter Shiraz has had a familiarisation gallop at Moonee Valley ahead of his return in the Listed Carlyon Stakes ...
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Vic racing

Stackhouse taken to hospital after fall

Jockey Daniel Stackhouse has a possible lower leg fracture and has been taken to hospital for scans and assessment after ...
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NSW racing news

Olympic flavour at Canterbury races

Trainer Nick Olive has turned to equestrian training to improve Bring A Secret's focus ahead of the horse's first-up run ...
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Vic racing

Emoji brings up milestone win for Begg

Four-year-old gelding Emoji has given Grahame Begg his first winner since rejoining the training ranks and relocating to Victoria ...
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Vic racing

Meeting with owner to decide Eagle return

Tony McEvoy will meet with Alpine Eagle's owner to decide whether the horse resumes in the Memsie Stakes or waits ...
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Queensland news

Yankee Rose to run first-up in Golden Rose

Yankee Rose will launch her spring campaign in the Group One Golden Rose for which she is the $8 equal ...
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NSW racing news

Capitalist to miss Golden Rose

Golden Slipper winner Capitalist will not run in the Golden Rose with his program changed to target the Coolmore Stud ...
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Vic racing

Four out to continue maiden streak at MV

Well Sprung and Rich Enuff won the McKenzie Stakes as maidens, four three-year-olds will be looking to continue the trend ...
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NSW racing news

Highland Reel bids for International

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has Cox Plate entrants Highland Reel and Sir Isaac Newton in the Juddmonte International at York ...
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NSW racing tips

Canterbury quaddie form, odds and free tips, August 17, 2016

GREAT betting fields are the order of the day at Canterbury on Wednesday and quaddie punters should be excited about ...
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