Horse Racing History: This Day In Racing 28th August

Today 28th 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.


Desert Lord steals the show in the 2021 Goldmarket Handicap

Desert Lord steals the show in the 2021 Goldmarket Handicap

The 2021 Goldmarket Handicap was run and won at the Sunshine Coast on Friday, August 27. David Vandyke managed to ...
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Wyong horse racing news

Wyong racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Sunday, August 29

HorseBetting's James Herbert brings you his best bets, value picks, quaddie numbers and the top odds from leading bookmakers for ...
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Ballarat racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Tuesday, August 29

Ballarat racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Tuesday, August 29

HorseBetting's Victorian racing tipster brings you his best bets, value picks and quaddie selections for the Ballarat meeting on Sunday, ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | August 28, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | August 28, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees 11 meetings being held around the country on this Saturday afternoon, headlined by the ...
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The Chosen One

Caulfield racing tips & value bets – Memsie Stakes Day 2020

Group 1 racing is back in Melbourne for another season, and we are met with near-perfect conditions on a drying ...
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Kiwi Ida

Kiwi Ida on target for Foxbridge

Group 1 performer Kiwi Ida is set to fly the South Island flag in the Group 2 Valachi Downs Foxbridge ...
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Milton pair add a spark to Highway field

Milton pair add a spark to Highway field

Part-time electrician Mark Milton will be hoping to light up Rosehill when he starts Harley Fat Boy and Polished Penny ...
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Skate To Paris

Skate To Paris aims for hat-trick of wins

Trainer Chris Munce has deferred a decision to spell in-form mare Skate To Paris in order to chase a hat-trick ...
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Holyfield ready to reign in Ming Dynasty

Holyfield ready to reign in Ming Dynasty

Campaign plans for Group Three winner Holyfield will become clearer after he takes on several talented three-year-olds in the Ming ...
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Perth stars step out in force at Caulfield

Perth stars step out in force at Caulfield

Stablemates Regal Power and Arcadia Queen will each seek to add to their respective Group One resumes when they clash ...
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Rosehill

Rosehill Gardens betting tips & odds – Saturday, 29 August 2020

A cracking nine-race card full of Group and Listed racing sets us up for a brilliant afternoon at Rosehill Gardens ...
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Mystic Journey

Mystic Journey ready for Memsie challenge

Adam Trinder was happy that Mystic Journey could be trained out of Peter Moody's stables but in an unexpected bonus, ...
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Kerrin McEvoy

McEvoy confident Peltzer can measure up

Top jockey Kerrin McEvoy heads to Rosehill with an outstanding book of rides, headed by exciting colt Peltzer in the ...
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Eagle Farm

Eagle Farm racing tips & value bets – Saturday, 29 August 2020

We are back at Eagle Farm on Saturday for a bumper nine-race program that will see exciting horses like Kisukano ...
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Eden's Bless Her aiming for six in a row

Eden’s Bless Her aiming for six in a row

Shea Eden is confident in-form mare Bless Her can take her winning stretch to six and follow in the footsteps ...
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Sheza Jakkal

Jakkal ready to pounce at Tauranga

Promising three-year-old Sheza Jakkal will contest Saturday’s Dobson's Refrigeration And Electrical 3yo (1300m) at Tauranga and trainer Gavin Opie senses ...
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Lord Vladivostok

Hickmott continues red hot form with Kiwis

Adelaide trainer Michael Hickmott picked up a winning double on his home turf at Murray Bridge on Wednesday to continue ...
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He Kin Fly

Strong Saturday book as Cuneen rekindles Kiwi career

Group 1 winning jockey Racha Cuneen hopes a strong book of rides at Riccarton on Saturday will add further momentum ...
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Robbie Patterson

Klaasen spearheads Patterson team for New Plymouth

New Plymouth trainer Robbie Patterson is hoping to pick up from how his last season ended when he produces Klaasen ...
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Just Thinkin'

Derby campaign awaits Warwick Farm winner

A Victoria Derby bid looms large for Just Thinkin', one of two winners for co-trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott ...
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Meteor Light

No need to scratch Itch from Sandown wet

Trainer Shawn Mathrick wasn't put off by the rain as Rich Itch backed up a recent Sale victory with success ...
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Melbourne Cup.

Moroney hoping for second Cup with Sound

The Mike Moroney-trained Sound is ready to run in a barrier trial at Cranbourne ahead of a tilt at the ...
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Mick Price

Price has Group 1 spring targets for Shotmaker

Trainer Mick Price is hoping to give lightly raced colt Shotmaker his chance in the Group One Golden Rose and ...
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Liam Birchley

Liam Birchley to step down from training

Liam Birchley will step aside as a trainer with the Toby and Trent Edmonds partnership and Chris Munce to take ...
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Vega Magic

Vega Magic ready to make Caulfield return

David Hayes believes Vega Magic can make an impressive start to his spring campaign in The Heath at Caulfield if ...
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Chris Anderson

Profit no longer a secret in winning debut

Brisbane racing's best-kept secret is no more after highly promising Profit made a winning debut at the Sunshine Coast ...
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Danzdanzdance

Tongue-tie addition ahead of Tarzino test for Danzdanzdance

Dual Group 1 winner Danzdanzdance will kick-off her spring campaign in the Group 1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) at Hastings on ...
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Wyndspelle

Wyndspelle primed for Tarzino

Otaki conditioners Johno Benner and Hollie Wynyard are pleased with Group 1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) contender Wyndspelle ahead of Saturday’s ...
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Begood Toya Mother

Begood Toya Mother aims up for Memsie task

Warrnambool galloper Begood Toya Mother will tackle Group One company for the first time when he attempts to extend his ...
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Princess Jenni

Brideoake-trained mares gallop at Sandown

Group One winner Princess Jenni and new stablemate The Real Beel have continued preparations for their spring campaigns with a ...
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Stuart Kendrick

Kendrick plots wins for two stable stars

Trainer Stuart Kendrick has put plans for stable star Eric The Eel on hold while he plots wins for Misery ...
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Brendan Parnell

Racing Queensland unveils plans to lift racing’s profile

The Racing Queensland'board has released new plans it hopes will make racing the premier sport in the state ...
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Alizee

Field of 13 for Group One Memsie Stakes

Melbourne's first Group One race of the season, the weight-for-age Memsie Stakes, has attracted a star-studded field of 13 runners ...
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Qld stewards make suspension rules clear

Qld stewards make suspension rules clear

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission has clarified the rules governing trainers who are suspended rather than disqualified for offences ...
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Garibaldi

Up-and-comer Garibaldi to miss Eagle Farm

Smart Brisbane three-year-old Garibaldi is still on track to race in Melbourne despite a minor setback ...
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Marmelo

Marmelo to miss Irish St Leger

Marmelo will bypass the Irish St Leger at the Curragh and instead head straight to Australia for the Melbourne Cup ...
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One more chance for Chautauqua

One more chance for Chautauqua

Racing NSW stewards will give Chautauqua another chance jump out of the barrier to their satisfaction in a trial ...
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McNeil Stakes the next step for The August

McNeil Stakes the next step for The August

The August will continue his campaign aimed towards the Caulfield Guineas when he runs second-up in the McNeil Stakes at ...
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Lanciato primed for Tramway Stakes

Lanciato primed for Tramway Stakes

Trainer Mark Newnham has sent out the first juvenile trial winner for the season ahead of stable stalwart Lanciato's bid ...
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Price Of Caviar set to return at Sandown

Price Of Caviar set to return at Sandown

Three-year-old Prince Of Caviar, a son of Black Caviar, will attempt to break his maiden at his second start when ...
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Widgee Turf likely to run in Penny Edition

Widgee Turf likely to run in Penny Edition

The Penny Edition Stakes in Adelaide is the preference for trainer Patrick Payne with Widgee Turf who is also a ...
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Ball Of Muscle to sprint at Caulfield

Ball Of Muscle to sprint at Caulfield

Despite the entries for The Heath coming up stronger than he expected, Sydney trainer Joe Pride will still send Ball ...
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Owners want another chance with Chautauqua

Owners want another chance with Chautauqua

Racing NSW stewards are considering submissions from Chautauqua's owners whether to allow the sprinter another chance to prove he can ...
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Scott Base thriving ahead of Group 1 tilt

Scott Base thriving ahead of Group 1 tilt

Otaki trainers Johno Benner and Hollie Wynyard will have a strong hand in Saturday’s Group 1 Tarzino Trophy (1400m) at ...
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Our Libretto chasing second Sandown win

Our Libretto chasing second Sandown win

After winning a maiden stylishly in her first Australian start, Our Libretto will be out to take another step up ...
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Guineas run ahead for Vassilator

Guineas run ahead for Vassilator

Juvenile stakes winner Vassilator will kick-off his three-year-old season at Caulfield on Saturday when he tackles the Group 3 McNeil ...
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Rusof in line for Kiwi Group 1

Rusof in line for Kiwi Group 1

Malaysian-born rider Shafiq Rusof has an outstanding opportunity to notch his first New Zealand Group 1 win when he partners ...
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Vega Magic wins at Caulfield

Vega Magic favoured to win second Memsie

Lindsay Park's Vega Magic is at a short quote in early markets to score successive victories in the Memsie Stakes ...
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Victoria horse trainer Darren Weir

Weir, Morrish horses return positive tests

Darren Weir and Simon Morrish have had horses test positive to a banned substance followings jump-outs at Burrumbeet ...
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Red Excitement wins at Gosford

Ryan stablemates confirmed for Chelmsford

Gerald Ryan-trained stablemates Harper's Choice and Red Excitement are confirmed starters against Winx in the Chelmsford Stakes ...
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Midweek tips

Free odds, form and tips for Wednesday racing at Canterbury

HorseBetting.com.au tipped four from eight at Canberra last Friday. Can we improve on that solid form in Wednesday's seven-race card ...
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Vega Magic wins at Caulfield

Vega Magic on track for another big prize

Unbeaten in two starts for Lindsay Park, Vega Magic will be out to add another Group One race to his ...
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Happy Clapper wins at Newcastle

Trainer Pat Webster happy with Clapper

Pat Webster says Happy Clapper is the best he has ever been heading into a campaign which begins in the ...
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Foxplay racehorse

Strong band of G1 winners in Memsie field

The Memsie Stakes at Caulfield has 18 nominations including the Chris Waller-trained Foxplay who is also entered for two races ...
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Winx wins 2016 Cox Plate

Winx opens at $1.06 for Chelmsford

The TAB has posted Winx at $1.06 in first markets on the Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick where she will try ...
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Caulfield in Melbourne, Victoria

No ballot needed for Memsie at Caulfield

The Memsie Stakes at Caulfield has 18 nominations including the Chris Waller-trained Foxplay who is also entered for two races ...
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NZ star Jon Snow

Jon Snow’s spring could enhance sister’s status

As Jon Snow prepares for the $1 million Memsie Stakes, connections of his newborn sister are hoping the Kiwi galloper ...
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Florence Jean racehorse

Options aplenty for Florence Jean

Trainer John Morrel is keen to give his three-year-old hope some solid race prep ahead next month's Gold Trail Stakes ...
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Winx and jockey Hugh Bowman

Maximum of 15 Chelmsford rivals for Winx

Winx is one of 16 nominations for the Group Two Chelmsford Stakes at Randwick where she will try to extend ...
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Godolphin star Hartnell

Five finalists for Vic Horse Of The Year

Almandin, Black Heart Bart, Hartnell, Jameka and Winx are the five finalists in the running to be crowned last season's ...
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Jockey Thomas Sadler

Winner and suspension for Tom Sadler

In his first weekend riding in NSW, Victorian jockey Tom Sadler has ridden a winner at Newcastle and been suspended ...
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NSW racing news

Detective finds a way to break his maiden

Group Two placegetter Detective has had to fight hard to beat Godolphin colt Drachenfels and break his maiden at Wyong ...
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Queensland news

Buffering nearing defining work-out

Star sprinter Buffering is nearing a return to a trial ahead of a possible tilt at a fourth win in ...
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Queensland news

Brisbane’s Rose hopes on track

Golden Rose hopes Oink and O'Reilly Cyrus have turned in good lead-up performances at Doomben but the latter is still ...
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Vic racing

Mick Kent light on spring numbers

Group One winner Abbey Marie, Supido and Charlevoix will form the backbone of a light muster of spring hopefuls for ...
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NSW racing news

Kinglike ready to rule in Concorde

Trainer Gerald Ryan is excited about the prospects of Kinglike who he says is a much more mature horse heading ...
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Vic racing

Miss Rose De Lago after another G2 win

Miss Rose De Lago returns to Moonee Valley for the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes with trainer Danny O'Brien confident ...
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Queensland news

Buffering nearing defining work-out

Star sprinter Buffering is nearing a return to a trial ahead of a possible tilt at a fourth win in ...
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NSW racing news

Werther out for three months with injury

Hong Kong's reigning champion horse Werther will miss the first half of the season with a suspensory injury ...
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UK News

Big Orange unlikely for Irish St Leger

Big Orange, fifth in the 2015 Melbourne Cup, is unlikely to run in the Irish St Leger with connections keen ...
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