Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 21st July

Today 21st July 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.


Morphettville

Racing to resume in South Australia under COVID-19 restrictions

Following the announcement of a seven-day lockdown by the South Australian government on Tuesday morning, the fate of racing in ...
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Zaaki is favourite heading into the Q22

Top 10 performances of the 2020/21 racing season

As August 1 and the end of the 2020/21 Australian racing season draws closer, HorseBetting looks back on the top ...
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Cranbourne Punters Preview

Cranbourne racing tips & best value bets | Thursday, July 22

HorseBetting’s Victorian horse racing form analyst presents his best bets and quaddie selections as well as the top bookie odds ...
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Aqua D'ivina

Kembla Grange betting preview, tips & odds | Thursday, July 22

HorseBetting brings you the best bets, value picks and top quaddie numbers for the nine-race card at Kembla Grange on ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | July 21, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | July 21, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees four meetings being held around the country on this Wednesday afternoon. Our racing analysts ...
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Sword Of State

Spring in steps of star gallopers

Group One targets await stablemates Probabeel and Sword Of State in Australia later this year and they took their first ...
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Charred

Patience paying dividends for Mirabelli

Patience is paying off for Cambridge trainer Paul Mirabelli with his much-improved gelding Charred, and it may lead to a ...
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The Cossack

Surprise hometown advantage for Nelson jumpers

The prospect of better ground in their own neighbourhood has seen leading jumps trainers Paul Nelson and Corrina McDougal direct ...
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Megeve

Megeve primed for Avondale resumption

South Auckland trainers Peter and Dawn Williams will take just one runner to Avondale on Wednesday, but they believe that ...
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Leading NZ rider calls time on career

Leading NZ rider calls time on career

Highly regarded New Zealand jockey Michael Coleman has announced his retirement after being injured when a horse reared up at ...
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Special Reward

Special Reward nominated for July Sprint

Dual Group Three winner Special Reward heads the weights for the July Sprint at Rosehill which has attracted 10 nominations ...
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Miss Iano

Webb leaves options open for Miss Iano

Cranbourne trainer Mark Webb says Miss Iano will line up at Caulfield, but is leaving his options until as late ...
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Noble Boy

Noble Boy on target for Winter Challenge

Recent Winter Stakes winner Noble Boy is chasing another black-type win in the Listed Winter Challenge at Rosehill on Saturday ...
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Mark Fraser-Campin

Border restrictions delay Cambridge track

New Zealand’s border restrictions have put a spanner in the works in the construction of the Cambridge Jockey Club’s synthetic ...
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Tallyho Twinkletoe

Kiwis dominate jumping card

The NZ suffix dominated proceedings at Pakenham on Sunday, with all six jumping races taken out by Kiwi horses. Plumpton ...
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Diego Montes de Oca

Celebration time for former Argentinian apprentice

Former Argentinian apprentice Diego Montes de Oca has had to cope with some major life changes since coming to New ...
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Wells wins third Mosstrooper Steeple

Wells wins third Mosstrooper Steeple

Classy jumper Wells has won the Mosstrooper Steeple for the third time for trainer Kathryn Durden and jockey Richard Cully ...
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Darmanin excited for Mystic Journey return

Darmanin excited for Mystic Journey return

Jockey Anthony Darmanin says he can't wait to get back aboard star filly Mystic Journey when the Group One winner ...
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Prize hike lures Harbour Views to Oaks day

Prize hike lures Harbour Views to Oaks day

Matthew Williams will aim Harbour Views at a rich race restricted to country-trained horses at Flemington while Gailo Chop's target ...
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Withhold returns in style at Newbury

Withhold returns in style at Newbury

Roger Charlton has brought off a training feat with one-time Melbourne Cup favourite Withhold winning the Marsh Cup at Newbury ...
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Steven King launches into training role

Steven King launches into training role

Former champion jockey Steven King is joining forces with Flemington trainer Steve Richards in the role of assistant trainer ...
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Qld Stewards strict on new time rule

Qld Stewards strict on new time rule

Stewards have cracked down on anyone breaching a new rule to Queensland regarding arrival times for feature races by fining ...
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Matt McGillivray outed for Cup ride

Matt McGillivray outed for Cup ride

Queensland Cup-winning jockey Matt McGillivray has been suspended for 11 days for causing interference in the race ...
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Nothing set in stone for Brutal in spring

Nothing set in stone for Brutal in spring

Doncaster Mile winner Brutal is in the early stages of preparing for his spring return with the stable yet to ...
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Jamie Kah looking forward to Shergar Cup

Jamie Kah looking forward to Shergar Cup

Australian Group One-winning jockey Jamie Kah is excited about the opportunity to compete in England in the upcoming Shergar Cup ...
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Maximum Security wins Haskell

Maximum Security wins Haskell

Disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security has survived an inquiry to claim the Haskell Invitational in New Jersey ...
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Danielle Johnson

Johnson back in winning form after lengthy injury break

Danielle Johnson made the best possible return to raceday riding after an injury enforced nine- month break away from the ...
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Endless Drama

Satellite stable plans for Pike still up in the air

Despite constant speculation over the past few months, Cambridge trainer Tony Pike is adamant he is no closer to confirming ...
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More Wonder

More Wonder a genuine Group 1 contender

Trainer Graeme Rogerson believes his talented galloper More Wonder is ready for a break-out season in 2019/20. The Mossman gelding ...
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Des Friedrich and Robbie Hewetson

Kiwis in exciting Chinese venture

A couple of New Zealanders are at the coalface helping develop an exciting new venture in China. Des Friedrich, who ...
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Toby Edmonds to start partnership with son

Toby Edmonds to start partnership with son

Leading Queensland trainer Toby Edmonds plans to start a training partnership with his son Trent in the new season ...
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Star not for catching in Irish Oaks

Star not for catching in Irish Oaks

Frankie Dettori has led all the way on the John Gosden-trained Star Catcher to win his fifth Irish Oaks at ...
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Helena Baby

Helena Baby takes Opunake Cup

Progressive galloper Helena Baby took the next step in his burgeoning career in stunning fashion when he simply decimated his ...
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Admiral

Admiral proves hard to catch at Te Rapa

Free-going seven-year-old Admiral bounced back to winning form with an all-the-way victory in open company at Te Rapa on Saturday ...
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Sai Fah

Marsh confirms stakes target for Te Rapa winner

Speedy two-year-old Sai Fah booked himself a tilt at next weekend’s Listed Ryder Stakes (1200m) with an effortless victory over ...
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Misconduct charge earns apprentice a spell

Apprentice Mitch Aitken will spend three weeks on the sidelines after being suspended by Racing Victoria stewards ...
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Four winners for Damian Lane at Flemington

Four winners for Damian Lane at Flemington

Damian Lane has moved to within six winners of Craig Williams in his quest for his first Melbourne jockeys' premiership ...
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Brave Song scores first-up at Flemington

Brave Song scores first-up at Flemington

Trainer Peter Snowden believes there is plenty of upside for sprinter Brave Song who has raced to a narrow win ...
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Fit For Purpose wins the Tattersall's Mile

Fit For Purpose wins the Tattersall’s Mile

Trainer Liam Birchley has been rewarded for a late nomination with Fit For Purpose winning the Tattersall's Mile at Doomben ...
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Tactical Advantage wins July Sprint

Tactical Advantage wins July Sprint

Tactical Advantage has beaten new stablemate Dal Cielo in the July Sprint at Randwick to claim his first win at ...
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Bayliss suspended for six weeks

Apprentice Corey Bayliss has been suspended for six weeks after pleading guilty to a handling charge on favourite Tumbler, who ...
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Visao earns Derby shot with Flemington win

The Ciaron Maher-trained Visao has earned a ballot-free exemption into the Victoria Derby with his win in the Byerley Handicap ...
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NZ filly Our Malambo wins Australian debut

NZ filly Our Malambo wins Australian debut

Our Malambo, who is owned by New Zealand Hall of Fame trainer Graeme Rogerson, has won her first Australian start ...
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Naantali breaks city duck at Flemington

Naantali breaks city duck at Flemington

New Zealand-bred filly has had no problems adapting to a firm surface to secure her third career win at Flemington ...
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Amanaat back among the winners

Amanaat back among the winners

Classy sprinter Amanaat has bounced back from injury to win at Doomben on Saturday ...
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Melissa Julius wins Rising Stars Final

Melissa Julius has won the Rising Stars Final at Flemington on Miles Of Krishan while Ethan Brown's second on Ma ...
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Browne to seek advice on jaw injury

Top jockey Damian Browne will seek further medical advice to see if he needs surgery on a jaw injury which ...
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Vandyke targets Oaks with Miss Quaintly

Vandyke targets Oaks with Miss Quaintly

Trainer David Vandyke is hoping it will be third time lucky in the VRC Oaks after Miss Quaintly won at ...
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Plague Stone wins 2yo race at Randwick

Plague Stone wins 2yo race at Randwick

Group-placed colt Plague Stone has broken his maiden status in style in one of the final two-year-old races of the ...
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Murphy rides first Saturday city winner

Murphy rides first Saturday city winner

Apprentice Jackson Murphy has lived up to the big wraps on him by riding his first Saturday metropolitan winner on ...
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Randwick right for Reldas

Randwick right for Reldas

Melbourne trainer Robert Smerdon will make a rare Sydney raid at Randwick with Reldas in the July Sprint ...
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Michelle Payne

Suspension gets Michelle Payne sorted out

Jockey Michelle Payne has been able to get her health back on track after a one-month suspension for testing positive ...
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Winx's colours auctioned for charity

Winx’s colours auctioned for charity

Hugh Bowman will appear at a benefit night for the wife of veteran jockey Darren Jones, whose death left her ...
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Accidental doping costs NSW gelding $60k

Accidental doping costs NSW gelding $60k

NSW stewards are satisfied trainer Andrew Dale did not purposely give gelding Lautaro female hormone treatment before he won a ...
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Jockey Troy Harris

Briefs: Troy Harris has strong day of rides at Ruakaka

Cambridge jockey Troy Harris has a strong book of rides on the seven-race card at Ruakaka on Saturday and rates ...
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Matt Dale seeks Highway with On The Fiddle

Matt Dale seeks Highway with On The Fiddle

Matt Dale hopes Canberra trainers can continue to contest the Highway Handicaps as he prepares On The Fiddle for his ...
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Volpe Veloce

Volpe Veloce will focus on NZ G1 glory, no Vic trip on cards

A spring trip to Melbourne has been ruled out for Volpe Veloce with domestic group one success the sole focus ...
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Highly Geared

Highly Geared aims to motor in July Sprint

Late-developing sprinter Highly Geared will wrap up a stand-out preparation that could extend her career in the July Sprint at ...
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Hoofaloof horse

Hoofaloof faces toughest test yet at New Plymouth

Unbeaten filly Hoofaloof will face the sternest test of her fledgling career at New Plymouth on Saturday. The daughter of ...
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Oamaru rescheduled

Te Aroha, Oamaru rescheduled as NZ hit by wild weather

New Zealand’s wild winter weather has again imposed itself on the thoroughbred industry. Off the back of the abandonment of ...
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dollar for dollar

Dollar For Dollar out to bounce back

The winner of three of his five starts, Dollar For Dollar will be out to bounce back from the only ...
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Kings of Leon

Kings Of Leon no longer missing a beat

Kings Of Leon is looking to stay in the winning groove during an improved preparation when he tackles 1200 metres ...
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Gollan looking to Charlie Boy to improve

Gollan looking to Charlie Boy to improve

Stakes-winning sprinter Charlie Boy has had several changes to his gear and a good spell as he returns to racing ...
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Flemington challenge for Rebellious Lord

Flemington challenge for Rebellious Lord

Unbeaten country-trained gelding Rebellious Lord travels to Flemington for the first time to make his city debut ...
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Jockey Hugh Bowman at Flemington

Bowman has Randwick numbers over Avdulla

Brenton Avdulla will sit out the first four races at Randwick while his rival for the Sydney jockeys' premiership, Hugh ...
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Weights right for Colour Charge

Weights right for Colour Charge

Trainer Natalie McCall believes the decision to raise the weights in Saturday's Tattersall's Mile at Doomben works in favour of ...
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Drop in weight to suit in-form Whyouask

Drop in weight to suit in-form Whyouask

Whyouask has returned in good form this winter and will be chasing a second-straight city win when she lines up ...
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Double chance for Les Kelly at Doomben

Double chance for Les Kelly at Doomben

Gold Coast trainer Les Kelly has a chance for his first Saturday metropolitan double at Doomben since his return from ...
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tabcorp

Vic industry will not appeal ACT decision

The Victorian Racing Industry will not join Crownbet and the ACCC in an appeal against the Tabcorp-Tatts Group merger ...
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NSW racing news

Hong Kong apprentice jocks head down under

Hong Kong-based apprentice jockeys Kei Choing Ka-kei and Jack Wong will have their first rides in Australia at the weekend ...
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NSW racing news

Isorich doing what comes naturally

Isorich, a $7500 yearling, will be looking to add to the $220,000 he has won for owner-trainer Wayne Seelin at ...
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Vic racing

Flemington weight relief for Spreadeagled

Spreadeagled has been a consistent money spinner for the Robert Smerdon stable and will attempt to add to his record ...
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Vic racing

Stewards put a stop to Ride Guide

Stewards in Victoria and NSW have put an end to digital service Ride Guide saying jockeys will be in breach ...
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Vic racing

Stately Boy out to press Derby claims

Trainer Shea Eden is hoping to target the Victoria Derby with Stately Boy who will make his city debut at ...
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Queensland news

Harada Bay seeking stakes win at Doomben

The consistent Harada Bay will be searching for a stakes win in the Listed Tattersall's Mile at Doomben ...
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NSW racing news

Cannyescent to prove Group potential

Trainer Gabrielle Englebrecht expects her stable star Cannyescent to return to racing a winner at Canterbury ...
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Vic racing

Flemington weight relief for Spreadeagled

Spreadeagled has been a consistent money spinner for the Robert Smerdon stable and will attempt to add to his record ...
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Queensland news

Clarendon House to step up in distance

Two-year-old Clarendon House will back up at Doomben six days after a last-start win against older horses at the Sunshine ...
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NSW racing tips

Saturday racing at Canterbury with form, odds and free tips

A wet Canterbury is expected this Saturday, but that shouldn't deter punters as there are nine quality races on the ...
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NSW racing news

Ride Guide against the rules: stewards

Stewards in NSW and Victoria have put a stop to the controversial jockeys digital Ride Guide service saying it is ...
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NSW racing news

Newnham hunts first city win with Lanciato

Mark Newnham's stable flag-bearer Lanciato is out to make it third time lucky when he runs at Canterbury on Saturday ...
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Queensland news

The Monstar to make Doomben debut

Stakes-placed sprinter The Monstar will try to back up his last-start win at Toowoomba when he runs at Doomben ...
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NSW racing news

Side Glance to parade at Ascot

Mackinnon Stakes winner Side Glance will take part in a parade of retired re-trained racehorses at Ascot ...
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UK News

Dartmouth new favourite for King George

Dartmouth is the new favourite to give The Queen victory in the race named for her parents following the withdrawl ...
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Tinkler

Arrest warrant out for former billionaire mogul Nathan Tinkler

A JUDGE has issued an arrest warrant for Nathan Tinkler after the embattled former billionaire failed to front at court ...
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