Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 19th October

Today 19th 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.


Telling Tales

Foote’s Tauranga quartet rates highly

Cambridge trainer Ben Foote will be represented by four runners at Tauranga on Wednesday and can’t single one above any ...
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Ipswich racing preview

Ipswich betting tips & top value bets | October 20, 2021

HorseBetting’s Queensland form analyst brings you his best bets and quaddie numbers for the seven-race meeting at Ipswich on Wednesday, ...
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Kensington betting tips

Randwick-Kensington tips, odds & value bets | October 20, 2021

HorseBetting’s New South Wales form analyst brings you his best bets and quaddie numbers for the seven-race card on the ...
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Geelong Cup Day tips, odds & value bets | October 20, 2021

Geelong Cup Day tips, odds & value bets | October 20, 2021

HorseBetting’s Victorian form analyst brings you his best bets and quaddie numbers for the nine-race card for Geelong Cup Day ...
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Alcyone

Geelong Classic 2020 betting tips, odds & form

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the latest odds and best bets for the Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) on Wednesday afternoon ...
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Wodonga racing

Wodonga racing tips & value bets – Tuesday, 20 October 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best odds, value bets and quaddie selections for Tuesday's eight-race meeting at Wodonga, Victoria ...
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Russian Camelot

Russian Camelot On Song For Cox Plate Bid

Trainer Danny O'Brien wasn't perturbed by Russian Camelot's last-start defeat at Caulfield saying he wasn't suited by the slow tempo ...
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Michael Freedman

Prime Star Ready To Run A Mile In Bondi

Having passed his first distance test with a strong performance in the Stan Fox Stakes, Prime Star will again step ...
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Hoof Problems End Supergiant's Campaign

Hoof Problems End Supergiant’s Campaign

Michael Costa has sent Supergiant to the spelling paddock after persistent hoof problems ruled him out of an interstate campaign ...
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Muswellbrook Racecourse

Muswellbrook racing tips & best odds – Monday, 19 October 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best odds, value bets and quaddie selections for Monday's meeting at Muswellbrook, NSW ...
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Diamond Effort

Mornington racing tips & value bets – Monday, 19 October 2020

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best odds, value bets and quaddie selections for Monday's nine-race card at Mornington, Victoria ...
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Golden Sixty

Golden Sixty makes it nine in a row with Group 2 Sha Tin Trophy victory

Golden Sixty took another important step toward December’s LONGINES Hong Kong International Races riches with victory in yesterday’s (Sunday, 18 ...
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Derek Leung

More than Wishful Thinking in Premier Bowl

No horse was given less chance, at least according to the betting board, but that didn’t stop a rejuvenated seven-year-old ...
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Cornflower Blue

Cornflower Blue takes Ashburton three-year-old feature

Matamata filly Cornflower Blue reinvigorated her challenge for next months Group 1 Barneswood Farm New Zealand 1000 Guineas (1600m) with ...
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Paisley Park

Paisley Park a summer cups contender

Progressive galloper Paisley Park bounced back to winning form when he out-finished his rivals over 1600m at Ellerslie on Saturday ...
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Swords Drawn

Swords Drawn ready to go to the next level

Progressive galloper Swords Drawn threw his hat into the ring for some of the upcoming summer staying features when he ...
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Damian Lane

Lane suspended, fined $20,000 in Cup win

Damien Lane's Caulfield Cup win on Mer De Glace has come at a cost with a 10-meeting suspension and a ...
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Cup placegetters on target for Flemington

Cup placegetters on target for Flemington

Trainer Danny O'Brien believes Vow And Declare's Caulfield Cup second placing is a strong pointer towards the stayer's chances of ...
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Crowd figures say Everest here to stay

Crowd figures say Everest here to stay

More than 40,000 Sydney race goers have given the Everest the seal of approval in its third year at Randwick ...
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Mer De Glace

Mer De Glace takes Caulfield Cup for Japan

A trip to Japan and two previous rides on Mer De Glace has provided Damian Lane with victory in the ...
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Hush Writer

Japanese import flies flag at Randwick

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained Hush Writer is likely to head to Melbourne after the Japanese-bred stayer cruised to ...
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What the $5m Caulfield Cup jockeys said

What the $5m Caulfield Cup jockeys said

What the jockeys said after the $5 million Caulfield Cup over 2400m ...
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Happy Clapper

Berry’s mid-race tactics have Happy ending

Seasoned campaigner Happy Clapper has taken his prize money to more than $7 million with victory in the Group Three ...
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Yes Yes Yes

Everest a stallion-making race: Coolmore

The persuasive powers of Chris Waller convinced Coolmore to run Yes Yes Yes in the Everest and the colt has ...
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Yes Yes Yes

Yes Yes Yes beats older rivals in Everest

The Chris Waller-trained Yes Yes Yes has won the $14 million Everest, beating Santa Ana Lane over 1200m at Randwick ...
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Streets Of Avalon

Dubai trip possible for Streets Of Avalon

Trainer Shane Nichols has a couple more spring races in Melbourne on his radar for Streets Of Avalon but says ...
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Stephanie Thornton

Steve O’Dea a Proven winner for syndicate

Trainer Steve O'Dea continued his great association with Proven Thoroughbreds when Cool Sequence won at Eagle Farm ...
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Deprive

Deprive wins sixth straight at Randwick

Godolphin-owned Deprive has claimed a sixth straight victory at Randwick, surviving a protest to win the Group Three Sydney Stakes ...
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Miss Leonidas

Miss Leonidas claims Group 2 Caulfield Sprint

Relishing the drop from Group One company, Miss Leonidas has led throughout to win the Group Two Caulfield Sprint ...
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Gamay

Gamay Oaks-bound after Ethereal Stakes win

The Archie Alexander-trained Gamay has narrowly beaten Vegas Jewel in the Group Three Ethereal Stakes, an important lead-up race to ...
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Handle The Truth

Handle The Truth wins the $1.3m Kosciuszko

Veteran Canberra trainer Keith Dryden has celebrated one of his most significant wins, producing Handle The Truth to win the ...
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Humma Humma.

Humma Humma unbeaten after winter spell

Bad barriers have brought about a change in riding tactics for Humma Humma who remains unbeaten in two starts during ...
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Akari

Well-bred Akari in important stakes win

Expensive filly Akari has won the Listed Reginald Allen Quality at Randwick at her fifth start ...
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Thought Of That

Thought Of That stamps Derby credentials

Thought Of That has pressed his Victoria Derby claims with a dominant front-running win in the Group Three Caulfield Classic ...
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Jockey Boss shakes off pre-Everest injury

Jockey Boss shakes off pre-Everest injury

Jockey Glen Boss has twisted his knee but declared himself fit to ride in the $14 million Everest aboard Chris ...
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Tony Gollan trains an Eagle Farm trifecta

Tony Gollan trains an Eagle Farm trifecta

Trainer Tony Gollan moved a step closer to 100 winners for the season when he trained a trifecta at Eagle ...
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Alabama Express

Alabama Express fights for Caulfield win

Trainer Mike Moroney hopes to pick up some of the lesser spring spoils with Alabama Express after his win in ...
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Rothfire

Rothfire beats Gotta Kiss in a thriller

Rothfire has lived up to his good barrier trial form to beat the favourite Gotta Kiss in a thrilling finish ...
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Extreme Pride

Extreme Pride extends streak with city win

The Danny O'Brien-trained mare Extreme Pride has claimed her fourth straight victory and first in town at Caulfield ...
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Time Is Precious

Time Is Precious outsprints Vein rivals

Well-bred filly Time Is Precious has overcome her inexperience to down odds-on favourite Postcode at Randwick ...
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Ready For Danger

Dunn’s stayer ready for Country Classic

Trainer Matt Dunn's stayer Ready For Danger earned himself a start in the Country Classic in Sydney with his Eagle ...
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Mike Moroney with two Caulfield Cup hopes

Mike Moroney with two Caulfield Cup hopes

Mike Moroney has new recruit Sound Check set to make his Australian debut in the Caulfield Cup while he believes ...
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Weather holds key to Plumaro comeback

Weather holds key to Plumaro comeback

As is the case with many trainers, Kevin Kemp will wait until as late as possible before sending filly Plumaro ...
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Things to consider for the Caulfield Cup

Things to consider for the Caulfield Cup

Some trivia looking at the history of the $5 million Group One Caulfield Cup ...
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Avantage ruled out of Guineas

Avantage ruled out of Guineas

Last season’s Champion Two-Year-Old Avantage has suffered a set-back which has seen her ruled out of the Group 1 Gavelhouse.com ...
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Ventura Storm

Lindsay Park relying on Storm at Caulfield

Lindsay Park senior trainer David Hayes says he now has a better understanding of imported Ventura Storm who lines up ...
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Classy mare Unforgotten sent for a spell

Classy mare Unforgotten sent for a spell

The Chris Waller-trained Group One winner Unforgotten will not run again this spring with trainer Chris Waller opting to send ...
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Red Verdon on target for G1 Caulfield Cup

Red Verdon on target for G1 Caulfield Cup

English stayer Red Verdon makes his Australian debut in the Caulfield Cup with trainer Ed Dunlop's representative confident he will ...
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Chris Waller aiming high with Bridge

Chris Waller aiming high with Bridge

High Bridge can enhance his prospects of a Melbourne Cup berth with a good performance in the City Tattersalls Cup ...
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Trainer foresight to help Allknight Saint

Trainer foresight to help Allknight Saint

Trainer Lauren Herne has been able to keep up the fitness levels of veteran Allknight Saint as he heads to ...
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King size Caulfield Cup Dream for Spicer

King size Caulfield Cup Dream for Spicer

Managing owner Brad Spicer is eagerly awaiting the Caulfield Cup in which he has favourite Kings Will Dream in the ...
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Chapada on trial for Derby in G3 Classic

Chapada on trial for Derby in G3 Classic

The Mike Moroney-trained Chapada will be out to enhance his Victoria Derby credentials when he steps up in class and ...
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Childs could join his father as Cup winner

Childs could join his father as Cup winner

His father won two Caulfield Cups during his riding career and now Jordan Childs hopes to add his name to ...
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Yucatan Cup scratching all above board

Yucatan Cup scratching all above board

Analysis of Betfair data has indicated there were no abnormal price movements before the Caulfield Cup scratching of Yucatan ...
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Caulfield Cup 2018 tips, form and betting preview

Caulfield Cup 2018 tips, form and betting preview

THE first of the big three races of the Victorian spring is on this Saturday as the Caulfield Cup headlines ...
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Pike confident despite missed run

Pike confident despite missed run

Showcasing filly Wekaforce will head into Saturday’s Group 3 Barneswood Farm Stakes (1400m) at Ashburton in good form after finishing ...
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Joe takes Pride in old and new at Randwick

Joe takes Pride in old and new at Randwick

A mix of youth and experience will ensure trainer Joe Pride has all his bases covered for the City Tattersalls ...
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Syndicator to reap more rewards at Doomben

Syndicator to reap more rewards at Doomben

Group One-winning syndicate head Cameron Bennett is hoping his great start to the season will continue to Doomben ...
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Strike action to go ahead in Qld racing

Strike action to go ahead in Qld racing

Major racing groups on Queensland will strike on two key days in protest at government treatment of the state's racing ...
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Queensland racing strike decision due

Queensland racing strike decision due

The alliance protesting at state government treatment of Queensland racing is expected to announce whether it will strike next week ...
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Roaring Lion to run in QEII at Ascot

Roaring Lion to run in QEII at Ascot

Roaring Lion will miss the Champion Stakes over 2000m and instead revert to 1600m in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes ...
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Cracksman blinkered in Champion Stakes

Cracksman blinkered in Champion Stakes

Cracksman will wear blinkers in his final appearance on the track in the Champion Stakes at Ascot ...
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Waller predicts improvement from Andaz

Waller predicts improvement from Andaz

Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller expects Andaz to impress after a tardy start to his preparation when he runs in ...
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Tactics change for Caulfield Cup favourite

Tactics change for Caulfield Cup favourite

Connections of Caulfield Cup favourite Johannes Vermeer have advised stewards the intention is for the horse to settle more forward ...
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Significant step up for Almighty

Significant step up for Almighty

Almighty is set for his black-type debut on Caulfield Cup day when the Peter and Paul Snowden-trained colt returns from ...
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Potential Group test for consistent Alward

Potential Group test for consistent Alward

Former French stayer will step up to 2400 metres in Australia for the first time in the City Tattersalls Club ...
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Bonneval cleared to start in Caulfield Cup

Bonneval cleared to start in Caulfield Cup

Star New Zealand mare Bonneval has been cleared to take her place in the Caulfield Cup after passing a veterinary ...
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David Hayes

Bold debut expected from Lindsay Park’s Alshahhad

A BETTING plunge on highly-touted two-year-old Alshahhad has failed to surprise Lindsay Park Racing Manager Rayan Moore, who believes the ...
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Draw no barrier for Savanna Amour

Draw no barrier for Savanna Amour

Savanna Amour will be attempting to add to her impressive Caulfield record when she runs in the Group Three Tristarc ...
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Sensei

Sensei set to master Barnsewood Farm Stakes

TRAINER Michael Pitman says he will be thrilled if Sensei can finish second to exciting Northland filly Prom Queen in ...
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Wait A Sec

No time like the present for Wait A Sec

THE rescheduled date of the Group One Livamol Classic was decisive factor in seeing Wait A Sec run around at ...
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Mertens to ride in his first Caulfield Cup

Mertens to ride in his first Caulfield Cup

Star apprentice Beau Mertens will be chasing his first Group One win when he rides in the Caulfield Cup for ...
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Natuzzi

Natuzzi to forge its own path for Richards

TRAINER Paul Richards will be happy for Natuzzi to dictate his own destiny this preparation. The Byerley Park trainer has ...
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Waller ups Queensland presence

Waller ups Queensland presence

Chris Waller is steadily increasing his number of starters in Brisbane from his Gold Coast satellite stable ...
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Property tackles older sprinters first-up

Property tackles older sprinters first-up

Robert Smerdon has stuck to his first thoughts and is taking on the older sprinters first-up with talented three-year-old Property ...
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Peter Snowden grounded after Everest win

Peter Snowden grounded after Everest win

With a big stable to run, Peter Snowden has had little time to celebrate Redzel's Everest win as the veteran ...
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O'Hara eyes Caulfield Cup with Single Gaze

O’Hara eyes Caulfield Cup with Single Gaze

Kathy O'Hara is brimming with confidence for her Caulfield Cup ride Single Gaze, 18 months after she fell from the ...
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Might And Power

Can the Caulfield Cup/Melbourne Cup double still be achieved?

THE Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup are races synonymous with Australian racing and winning both in the same year has ...
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cantbuybetter

Perth an option for Cantbuybetter

Smart Toowoomba galloper Cantbuybetter could be headed for the Railway Stakes in Perth if he makes a successful return to ...
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Lane gives Humidor great chance in Cup

Lane gives Humidor great chance in Cup

Jockey Damian Lane believes dual Group One winner Humidor is primed to give him his first Caulfield Cup ...
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Caulfield Cup first for David Brideoake

Caulfield Cup first for David Brideoake

Hardham will line up in the $3 million Caulfield Cup as trainer David Brideoake's first runner in the 2400m-handicap ...
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Bloodlines to help Coral Bay on wet ground

Bloodlines to help Coral Bay on wet ground

Coral Bay is related to some well-performed wet track horses which indicates he can race well at Doomben ...
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Baker insists Bonneval right for Cup

Baker insists Bonneval right for Cup

Trainer Murray Baker believes Bonneval is in excellent health and expects her to be passed fit to start in the ...
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Caulfield tips and best bets for May 29 2021

Caulfield Cup day free tips, form and odds, Saturday October 21

CAULFIELD will be rocking for the third time in a week this Saturday as the $3 million Caulfield Cup is ...
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Baker believes Bonneval right for Cup

Baker believes Bonneval right for Cup

Co-trainer Murray Baker believes Bonneval is in excellent health and expects her to be passed fit to start in the ...
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Dean Yendall to ride Royal Symphony

Dean Yendall to ride Royal Symphony

Dean Yendall has been booked to ride three-year-old Royal Symphony when the colt takes on Winx in the Cox Plate ...
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Cracksman heads Dettori's Ascot rides

Cracksman heads Dettori’s Ascot rides

Frankie Dettori is looking forward to a stellar book of rides on Champions Day at Ascot ...
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Justin Stanley suspended for a month

Justin Stanley suspended for a month

Queensland jockey Justin Stanley has been suspended for a month on a handling charge from a ride at Rockhampton ...
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Schofield to miss Derby ride after ban

Schofield to miss Derby ride after ban

Glyn Schofield is in danger of missing key rides during the Melbourne Cup carnival after being suspended for careless riding ...
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Godolphin stayer Qewy collects Geelong Cup

Godolphin stayer Qewy collects Geelong Cup

Godolphin stayer Qewy has led home an all-international result in the Geelong Cup from Grey Lion and Oceanographer ...
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The Geelong Cup effect

The Geelong Cup effect

A look at the Geelong Cup as a form guide for horses hoping to do well in the Melbourne Cup ...
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Nikolic continues fight to ride again

Nikolic continues fight to ride again

Danny Nikolic will go to Australia's highest court over a police exclusion order but still faces hurdles to be relicensed ...
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Winx's owner has entree win to Cox Plate

Winx’s owner has entree win to Cox Plate

The Chris Waller-trained Chaussure has scored a dominant two-length win at Warwick Farm for Winx's co-owner Debbie Kepitis ...
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Saga Miss makes a huge jump in class

Saga Miss makes a huge jump in class

Former troublesome mare Saga Miss has gone from Class Four to open company at the Gold Coast ...
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Manikato Stakes: What you need to know

Manikato Stakes: What you need to know

With a field of top-line sprinters assembled for this year's Manikato Stakes, here's a glance at the race's history since ...
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Captain Duffy outstays rivals at Geelong

Captain Duffy outstays rivals at Geelong

Captain Duffy is a big firmer in Victoria Derby betting after outstaying his rivals in the Geelong Classic ...
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Vlad Duric gains Knowledge ride in Cups

Vlad Duric gains Knowledge ride in Cups

Singapore-based Vlad Duric is thrilled to pick up the ride on Excess Knowledge in the Moonee Valley and Melbourne Cups ...
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Capitalist takes on older horses in G1

Capitalist takes on older horses in G1

Three-year-olds Extreme Choice and Star Turn have beaten older sprinters in Melbourne this season and Capitalist will try to do ...
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Michelle Payne bewildered by NSW policy

Michelle Payne bewildered by NSW policy

Michelle Payne cannot fathom why she is barred from riding in NSW because she holds a dual trainer/jockey licence in ...
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Medaille ready to step to Saturday grade

Medaille ready to step to Saturday grade

Godolphin filly Medaille will be stepped up to a Saturday race after winning strongly at the Warwick Farm midweek meeting ...
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Winx can join Sunline as dual Plate winner

Winx can join Sunline as dual Plate winner

The jockey who rode champion Sunline to her two Cox Plate wins says Winx is the deserved favourite to claim ...
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Lucia in similar form to autumn: Lees

Lucia in similar form to autumn: Lees

Kris Lees believes Lucia Valentina is in a similar vein of form going into the Cox Plate as she was ...
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Daysee Doom can fire over further: Quinton

Daysee Doom can fire over further: Quinton

Trainer Ron Quinton is confident Daysee Doom is ready to step up to 1400 metres at Randwick and get back ...
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Impossible position if Nikolic returns: RV

Impossible position if Nikolic returns: RV

Danny Nikolic will go to Australia's highest court over a police exclusion order but still faces hurdles to get his ...
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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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Munce to star in Brisbane on Cox Plate day

Munce to star in Brisbane on Cox Plate day

Cox Plate-winning jockey Chris Munce will spend the day overseeing his horses at Eagle Farm in his role as a ...
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Geelong trip sparks up Wicklow Brave

Geelong trip sparks up Wicklow Brave

After shifting a plate on the float trip from Werribee, Melbourne Cup contender Wicklow Brave has put in a strong ...
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Nikolic fight goes to Aust's highest court

Nikolic fight goes to Aust’s highest court

Danny Nikolic's claim Victoria's chief racing umpires are corrupt is one of the insurmountable hurdles to him regaining his jockey ...
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Queensland summer carnival gets boost

Queensland summer carnival gets boost

Racing Queensland has announced $1.6million in bonus payments for the summer carnival ...
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Webster happy to have Cox Plate runner

Webster happy to have Cox Plate runner

Happy Clapper is yet to win at the elite level but trainer Pat Webster insists the gelding deserves his place ...
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Star Queensland apprentices lose appeals

Star Queensland apprentices lose appeals

Apprentices Bridget Grylls and Josh Oliver have taken rides at Eagle Farm despite losing appeals against lengthy suspensions ...
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Nikolic going to High Court over track ban

Nikolic going to High Court over track ban

Danny Nikolic will seek special leave to appeal to the High Court in a bid to overturn a police exclusion ...
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Dual licence holders cannot ride in NSW

Dual licence holders cannot ride in NSW

Racing NSW will maintain its policy which bars dual trainer/jockey licence holders from other states riding in races ...
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Chautauqua

Can Chautauqua be beaten in the 2016 Manikato Stakes?

THERE'S no doubting the excellence of Chautauqua which has been able to win one of the toughest sprint races in ...
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Strong gallop for Wicklow Brave at Geelong

Strong gallop for Wicklow Brave at Geelong

After shifting a plate on the float trip from Werribee, Melbourne Cup contender Wicklow Brave has put in a strong ...
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Happy Trails

2016 Group 1 Cox Plate updated market and latest news

PUNTERS and bookmakers alike have been having a hard time deciding which of the two favoured runners to back for ...
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Damien Oliver takes his case to VCAT

Damien Oliver takes his case to VCAT

The Victorian Civil and Administative Tribunal will hear jockey Damien Oliver's appeal against a reckless riding ban ...
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Winx unbeatable according to Peter Moody

Winx unbeatable according to Peter Moody

FORMER trainer Peter Moody knows what it takes to train a champion thoroughbred having lined up Black Caviar in all ...
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