Horse Racing History: This day in Racing 5th February

This day 5th February 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.


Paulele leads all the way in the Eskimo Prince Stakes

Paulele leads all the way in the Eskimo Prince Stakes

Paulele was a smart all the way winner in the Group 3 Eskimo Prince Stakes on Saturday afternoon, with Godolphin ...
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David Vandyke

Vandyke looking to claim a second Australian Guineas win

David Vandyke has nominated Naughty Harry for the Group 1 Australian Guineas following a smart debut win, with the three-year-old ...
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Xtravagant Star a class above in the Inglis Millennium

Xtravagant Star a class above in the Inglis Millennium

The money came for Xtravagant Star in the $2 million Inglis Millennium (1100m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday afternoon, and ...
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Launceston racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Sunday, February 6

Launceston racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Sunday, February 6

A nine-race card is scheduled for Launceston on Sunday afternoon and Horsebetting.com.au present our best bets, free quaddie picks and ...
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Generation returns in style with win in Manfred Stakes

Generation returns in style with win in Manfred Stakes

The Ciaron Maher & David Eustace-trained Generation took out the Group 3 Manfred Stakes at Caulfield, handing Jye McNeil a ...
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Sebonack dominates the Chairman's Stakes

Sebonack dominates the Chairman’s Stakes

Having absolutely smashed his rivals in the Group 3 Chairman's Stakes, the Michael, Wayne & John Hawkes-trained Sebonack is now ...
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Worthily claims Caulfield win in hope of an Australian Cup start

Worthily claims Caulfield win in hope of an Australian Cup start

The Ciaron Maher & David Eustace-trained Worthily broke through for his first win in Australia at his second start, with ...
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Cythera clings on in the Lonhro Plate

Cythera clings on in the Lonhro Plate

The Peter & Paul Snowden-trained Cythera held off the fast finishing Lady Laguna to claim the Lonhro Plate and has ...
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Strategy to go under the hammer at Inglis Digital Online Sale

Strategy to go under the hammer at Inglis Digital Online Sale

Having been sold as the top lot at the 2019 Gold Coast Magic Millions Yearling Sale, Strategy is currently being ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | February 5, 2022

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | February 5, 2022

11 horse racing meetings are scheduled around Australia today. See the top tips, best odds and quaddie selections here at ...
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Manfred Stakes betting preview, tips & best odds | Caulfield, 5/2

Manfred Stakes betting preview, tips & best odds | Caulfield, 5/2

Victorian tipster brings you the betting preview for the feature race held at Caulfield racecourse on Feburary 5th, 2022. See ...
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Nervous Witness

Happy Valley bends key for Nervous Witness

David Hayes believes Happy Valley’s unique contours are the key to Nervous Witness’ chances of making a winning return in ...
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Savezar

“Mad” mare poised for Cup reward at Wingatui

Southland trainer Robert Dennis fluctuates in his description of talented staying mare Savezar but always within the range of "quirky" ...
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Pinarello

Good footing key to Derby hope Pinarello’s chances

Progressive three-year-old Pinarello has suffered a minor setback on his road to the Group 1 New Zealand Derby (2400m) and ...
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Sea Of Life

Hong Kong Derby hopes hinge on Sea Of Life’s continued progress

Vincent Ho is confident a BMW Hong Kong Derby (2000m) tilt remains within Sea Of Life’s grasp as the emerging ...
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Factory Warrior racing news

Toowoomba horse racing tips & best odds – Saturday 6/2/2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best odds, value bets and quaddie selections for Saturday's race meeting at Clifford Park in Toowoomba, ...
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Morphettville tips for May 8

Morphettville tips, best bets and quaddie selections | Feb 6

What Morphettville Races Where Morphettville Racing Club - 79 Morphett Rd, Morphettville SA 5043 When Saturday, February 6, 2021 First ...
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Concert Hall

James farewells star mare, looks for big run from another

Cambridge trainer Roger James will produce Concert Hall in Saturday's Group 3 Powerworx Taranaki Cup (1800m) at New Plymouth as ...
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Lily’s Lady

Lily out to prove Oaks candidacy

Well-related filly Lily’s Lady contests Saturday’s Listed Fasttrack Insurance Oaks Prelude (1800m) at New Plymouth and trainers Stephen Autridge and ...
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Jigsaw

2021 Blue Diamond Prelude (C&G) betting tips & odds | Caulfield

horsebetting.com.au brings you all the top betting tips, best odds & betting preview for the 2021 Blue Diamond Prelude - ...
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2021 Autumn Stakes betting preview, top tips & odds | Caulfield

2021 Autumn Stakes betting preview, top tips & odds | Caulfield

horsebetting.com.au brings you the betting preview, top betting tips & odds for the 2021 Autumn Stakes at Caulfield Racecourse on ...
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North Pacific

2021 Eskimo Prince Stakes best odds, tips & preview | Randwick

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the top tips and betting preview for the 2021 Eskimo Prince Stakes at Royal Randwick Racecourse on ...
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Long Arm

Caulfield race-by-race betting preview, form guide & tips

HorseBetting.com takes a look at the latest odds and best bets for every race on the card this Saturday afternoon ...
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C.F. Orr Stakes runner-by-runner betting guide & top tips | 6/2

C.F. Orr Stakes runner-by-runner betting guide & top tips | 6/2

What C.F. ORR STAKES Where Caulfield Racecourse - Gate 22 Station St, Caulfield East VIC 3145 When Saturday, Feburary 06, ...
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Ingear

Mare Right Ingear For Eagle Farm Target

Keeping Ingear in her comfort zone worked wonders when she won first-up from a spell and trainer Tony Gollan intends ...
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Kevin Hayes Stakes top betting tips & best odds | Caulfield 6/1

Kevin Hayes Stakes top betting tips & best odds | Caulfield 6/1

horsbetting.com.au brings you all the top tips, best odds & betting preview for the 2021 Kevin Hayes Stakes at Caulfield ...
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Birthday Cup preview, form, tips & odds | Morphettville

Birthday Cup preview, form, tips & odds | Morphettville

What 2021 Birthday Cup Where Morphettville Racecourse – 79 Morphett Rd, Morphettville SA 5043 When Saturday, Feburary 06, 2021 | ...
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Garner

2021 Rubiton Stakes betting preview, top tips & odds | Caulfield

Horsebetting.com.au brings you all the top tips, odds and betting preview for 2021 Rubiton Stakes at Caulfield in Race 9 ...
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O'Brien's Smart Pair Aimed At The Autumn

O’Brien’s Smart Pair Aimed At The Autumn

Danny O'Brien has two lightly-raced three-year-olds, It'sourtime and Young Werther, running in the Autumn Stakes and both are being aimed ...
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Probabeel

2021 Geoffrey Bellmaine Stakes tips & odds | Saturday, 06/02/21

horsebetting.com.au brings you the top betting preview for the 2021 Geoffrey Bellmaine Stakes in Race 7 at Caulfield Racecourse on ...
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Eagle Farm tips and best bets for February 6, 2021

Eagle Farm tips, best bets and quaddie selections | Feb 6 Preview

What Eagle Farm Races Where Eagle Farm Racing Club - 230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot QLD 4007 When Saturday, February 6, ...
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First Stakes Runner For New Racing Venture

First Stakes Runner For New Racing Venture

Trainer Anthony Mountney will have runners in two feature races at Randwick at he sets his sights on becoming a ...
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Nonconformist

Nonconformist To Continue Fresh Cup Trend

Trainer Grahame Begg is aiming for his second win in a row in the Carlyon Cup and he is confident ...
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Nonconformist

2021 Carylon Cup top betting picks, odds & preview | Caulfield

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the betting preview, top tips and best odds for the 2021 Carylon Cup in Race 9 at ...
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Randwick tips and best bets for June 26, 2021

Randwick racing tips, best bets and quaddie selections | Feb 6

What Randwick Races Where Randwick Racing Club - Alison Rd, Randwick NSW 2031 When Saturday, February 6, 2021 First Race ...
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Mint Julep

Kentucky comes to Wingatui

Wingatui trainer Steven Prince may not be partial to a Mint Julep, but he can’t get enough of his in-form ...
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Punt Drunk racing news

Punt Drunk: Vale Te Akau Shark

The late, great Te Akau Shark takes top billing as Punt Drunk looks back at what was a grim 24 ...
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Gary Portelli

First Season Sires Dominate Millennium

Nine freshman stallions will be represented in the $2 million Inglis Millennium, including Winning Rupert whose daughter Hi Hi Hi ...
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Profiteer

2021 Inglis Millennium 2YO runner-by-runner preview & top tips

horsebetting.com.au brings you the runner-by-runner betting preview for the 2021 Inglis Millennium 2 Year Old race at Royal Randwick on ...
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The Gift

Strong hand for Dennis in Dunedin Guineas

Woodlands trainer Robert Dennis ventures to Wingatui on Saturday shouldering a degree of pressure. The 29-year-old horseman will saddle three ...
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City Slicker

Auckland is calling for City Slicker

A tilt at the Group 1 Barfoot & Thompson Auckland Cup (3200m) at Ellerslie next month is on the line ...
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Signora Nera

Sharrock fillies take home advantage into Oaks Prelude

New Plymouth trainer Allan Sharrock will use a home-track feature as a potential launching pad to next month's Group 1 ...
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Wyndspelle

Group 1 entire Wyndspelle retired

Group 1 winning miler Wyndspelle has been retired after suffering an injury while preparing for a tilt at the Group ...
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Za Za Gabor

Za Za Gabor starting to reach potential

Pam Gerard has had a high opinion of Za Za Gabor for some time and the five-year-old mare is starting ...
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Ben Melham

Ben Melham to take the reins on Dalasan

Having chased the ride on Dalasan in the spring, Ben Melham is set to take the reins aboard the three-year-old ...
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Microphone

Autumn Stakes distance to suit Microphone

Trainer James Cummings believes Microphone's Australia Stakes performance indicated the colt would be better suited stepping up to 1400m in ...
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Ex-radio announcer trains Kilcoy winner

Ex-radio announcer trains Kilcoy winner

Former leading Brisbane breakfast show announcer Kim Mothershaw continued his good run as a racehorse trainer with a winner at ...
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Natalie Young and Trent Busuttin

Larimer Street set to strike in Millennium

Melbourne visitor Larimer Street has drawn the inside alley for the Inglis Millennium at Warwick Farm where he will be ...
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Rosehill on stand-by for Farm meeting

Rosehill on stand-by for Farm meeting

Racing NSW stewards have Rosehill as a contingency plan if Warwick Farm becomes too wet to host the Inglis Millennium ...
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Kiamichi

Pandemic heads Godolphin Group 3 Eskimo trio

Pandemic heads the Eskimo Prince Stakes market ahead of his fellow Godolphin runners Kiamichi and Chenier ...
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Robbie Griffiths

Griffiths duo chase Diamond run in Prelude

Stablemates Glenfiddich and Mysterious Art will run at Caulfield in a bid to enhance their claims for a Blue Diamond ...
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Alligator Blood

Alligator Blood set for Melbourne showdown

Queensland three-year-old Alligator Blood has arrived in Melbourne to continue preparations towards his next start in the CS Hayes Stakes ...
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Mirage Dancer

Orr Stakes first-up tilt for Mirage Dancer

Mirage Dancer will be racing at a distance shorter than 2000m for only the second time when he runs first-up ...
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Te Akau Shark

Te Akau gearing up for Australian assault

Te Akau Racing's leading autumn contenders are on target for their Australian assignments including Te Akau Shark who runs at ...
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Bold Star

Bold Star out to step up again in Rubiton

Listed Kensington Stakes winner Bold Star will be given the chance to step up again when he runs in a ...
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Bodega Negra

Bodega Negra wants wet track for 100th run

Trainer Bruce Hill is hoping Bodega Negra will get a wet track when the gelding lines up for his 100th ...
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Happy Valley

The Hong Kong Jockey Club’s additional precautionary measures

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (the Club) has been closely monitoring the evolving situation of the 2019-nCorV in Hong Kong, ...
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Glory Days

Sydney goals for Glory Days

Group 1-winning stayer Glory Days will make her raceday return at Awapuni on Friday and trainer Bill Thurlow is hoping ...
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Orr Stakes lures field of 12 at Caulfield

Orr Stakes lures field of 12 at Caulfield

Six Group One winners are among a field of 12 that are set to do battle in the CF Orr ...
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Female riders dominate Kilcoy jockey ranks

Female riders dominate Kilcoy jockey ranks

Twice as many women jockeys than men were booked to ride at Kilcoy on the Queensland provincial circuit, causing accommodation ...
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British trainer Robert Alner dies

British trainer Robert Alner dies

Tributes have flowed for retired British trainer Robert Alner and jockey James Banks who have died on the same day ...
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Police car crash victim able to open eyes

Police car crash victim able to open eyes

Racehorse owner Bert Vieira's wife, Gai, is able to open her eyes and give a slight smile some five months ...
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Darren Weir faces ban of at least 4 years

Darren Weir faces ban of at least 4 years

Darren Weir will know his penalty for possessing jiggers during a Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board hearing with stewards to ...
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Dawn Passage favourite for Millennium

Dawn Passage favourite for Millennium

Accession and Dawn Passage seem set to fight out the finish of the inaugural $2 million Inglis Millennium at Warwick ...
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ATA chairman says integrity paramount

ATA chairman says integrity paramount

Robbie Griffiths hopes Darren Weir's looming ban portrays a clear picture that nobody is bigger than the sport and that ...
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Options in two states for Tropezina

Options in two states for Tropezina

Henry Dwyer will weigh up whether to send Tropezina to Sydney for the $1 million Inglis Sprint or remain in ...
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Athiri on target for Blue Diamond Prelude

Athiri on target for Blue Diamond Prelude

The James Cummings-trained Athiri has acquainted herself with Caulfield in a gallop at the course ahead of her return in ...
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RV chairman angry after Weir stable raids

RV chairman angry after Weir stable raids

Racing Victoria chairman Brian Kruger says its time to restore the image of racing for those who have been given ...
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Declarationofheart to resume at Sandown

Declarationofheart to resume at Sandown

Three-year-old Declarationofheart will have his first start since being gelded when he resumes over 1300m at Sandown on a path ...
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Captain Parker

QLD Government announce financial contribution to Kilcoy revamp

KILCOY Racecourse will soon be expanded and reinvigorated after receiving $369,030 in funding the Queensland's Government. The development project is ...
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Jockey Jim Byrne to have shoulder surgery

Jockey Jim Byrne to have shoulder surgery

Top Brisbane jockey Jim Byrne will be out for several months after re-injuring his shoulder when he rode Garibaldi to ...
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Dubai plans for dual G1 winner Viddora

Dubai plans for dual G1 winner Viddora

Trainer Lloyd Kennewell is keen to take Group One-winning sprinter Viddora to Dubai for the Al Quoz Sprint if she ...
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Black-type targets in-mind for Pop Star Princess

Black-type targets in-mind for Pop Star Princess

Cambridge trainer Fred Cornege has a stark warning for Pop Star Princess’ competitors in the Laser Electrical Tauranga 1400 on ...
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Dawn Passage favourite for $2m Millennium

Dawn Passage favourite for $2m Millennium

The Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott-trained Dawn Passage is the outright favourite for the $2 million Inglis Millennium at Warwick ...
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Ladies First ready to kick off Sydney Cup campaign

Ladies First ready to kick off Sydney Cup campaign

High-class mare Ladies First will take her first step on a path to the Group 1 Sydney Cup (3200m) in ...
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Dubai plans for G1 winner Viddora

Dubai plans for G1 winner Viddora

Trainer Lloyd Kennewell is keen to take Group One-winning sprinter Viddora to Dubai for the Al Quoz Sprint if she ...
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RAD Board to formally issue Weir penalty

RAD Board to formally issue Weir penalty

Trainer Darren Weir will appear before the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board with stewards to seek a 4-year penalty after ...
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Godolphin filly Athiri works at Caulfield

Godolphin filly Athiri works at Caulfield

The James Cummings-trained Athiri has acquainted herself with Caulfield in a gallop at the course ahead of her return in ...
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Weir won't fight charges, faces 4-year ban

Weir won’t fight charges, faces 4-year ban

Champion Victorian horse trainer Darren Weir says he won't fight charges related to banned jiggers found in his stables as ...
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Darren Weir can expect four-year ban

Darren Weir can expect four-year ban

Champion Victorian trainer Darren Weir is facing a disqualification of at least four years after stating he will not contest ...
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Darren Weir will plead guilty to charges

Darren Weir will plead guilty to charges

Champion Darren Weir will not contest charges relating to illegal electronic devices found in his stables and can expect to ...
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Slightly Sweet to run in Breeders Classic

Slightly Sweet to run in Breeders Classic

The Jason Coyle-trained Slightly Sweet will begin her next campaign at Group Two level in the Breeders' Classic at Warwick ...
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Randwick full form & tips for Wednesday, February 7

Randwick full form & tips for Wednesday, February 7

SYDNEY racing is in Randwick this Wednesday as the top-tier venue hosts a strong seven race card. Could we see ...
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Finish line approaches for Lord Of The Sky

Finish line approaches for Lord Of The Sky

If Lord Of The Sky is successful in the Group One C F Orr Stakes at Caulfield, his racing days ...
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Winx

Winx pleases in barrier trial again

Hugh Bowman's bid to have a careless riding suspension reduced is the key to when Winx returns ...
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Written By back in the groove at trials

Written By back in the groove at trials

Written By is clear to go back to the races after passing an important test at the Cranbourne barrier trials ...
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Te Rapa tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

Te Rapa tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

IT'S Group 2 Waikato Guineas (2000m) Day on Tuesday at Te Rapa and an exciting eight race card awaits punters ...
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Hugh Bowman loses careless riding appeal

Hugh Bowman loses careless riding appeal

Hugh Bowman has failed to have his careless riding ban reduced before a Racing NSW appeal panel so will be ...
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Horse Betting

Plumaro ready to head to Brisbane

Brilliant Toowoomba debut winner Plumaro can continue the dominance of her sire Spirit of Boom when she heads to Doomben ...
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Aaron Purcell content with Aloisia's progress

Aaron Purcell content with Aloisia’s progress

Aloisia is progressing nicely for her return to racing with trainer Aaron Purcell not concerned with her last placing in ...
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Kembla Grange tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

Kembla Grange tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

KEMBLA Grange is one of only two Australian meetings on this Tuesday, but fortunately the punters have some great racing ...
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Trapeze Artist

Trapeze Artist to stick to 3yo races

Trapeze Artist will revert to three-year-old races despite his weight-for-age win in the Group Two Expressway Stakes ...
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Ballarat betting tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

Ballarat betting tips & form for Tuesday, February 6

BALLARAT is back this Tuesday as the popular country venue hosts a sold eight race card to kick us back ...
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Redzel in winning form ahead of Lightning

Redzel in winning form ahead of Lightning

Leading sprinter Redzel has shown he is ready for his next assignment in the Lightning Stakes at Flemington with a ...
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Speechmaker

Speechmaker to tackle Queensland Derby after Waikato Guineas

Speechmaker isn’t in contention for a domestic classic, but he could be in line for a crack at an overseas ...
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Ambitious

Ambitious moves closer to Australian debut

A Cranbourne barrier trial has been an important step in the process for Japanese import Ambitious as he prepares for ...
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Flying Feet

Flying Feet to start in Avondale Guineas prior to NZ Derby

Flying Feet will attempt to nail down his spot in the Group 1 Vodafone New Zealand Derby (2400m) when he ...
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Bonneval

Bonneval one more trial then to resume in Chipping Norton

Outstanding mare Bonneval trialled well at Cambridge on Monday to take her a step closer to opening an autumn campaign ...
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Edwulf

Remarkable Irish Gold Cup win by Edwulf

Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Joseph O'Brien has brought Edwulf back from near death to claim the Irish Gold Cup ...
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Dalby firmers & drifters for Monday, February 5

Dalby firmers & drifters for Monday, February 5

THE Darling Downs region of Queensland hosts racing today as Dalby delivers a seven race card. There will be plenty ...
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Cessnock market movers for Monday, February 5

Cessnock market movers for Monday, February 5

AFTER the cancellation of Ballina, Cessnock is the sole NSW meet on Monday and the punters have made their moves ...
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Slimline

Slimline the top pick in Wairarapa Thoroughbred Breeders Stakes

Slimline is expected to be in the thick of the action at Tauherenikau on Tuesday. The six-year-old has a smart ...
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Embellish

Embellish to race in Melbourne, Melody Belle heading to Sydney

Te Akau are mounting feature race assaults in two Australian states on Saturday week. Top colt Embellish will run in ...
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Galesburg

Galesburg wins Abu Dhabi thoroughbred feature mile

Racing at the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club on Sunday was highlighted by the only thoroughbred contest, a 1600m handicap, won ...
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Dinozzo wining the G3 Centenary Vase

Joao Moreira on pace masterclass wins G3 Centenary Vase Handicap

Hong Kong’s reigning Champion Trainer John Size and Champion Jockey Joao Moreira have enjoyed plenty of success, both on their ...
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Slipper equal fav in Warwick Farm trial

Slipper equal fav in Warwick Farm trial

She Will Reign will be given a fitness test in a Warwick Farm barrier trial as she builds towards the ...
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Jockey Jeff Lloyd riding Houtzen

Houtzen’s comeback start still undecided

Trainer Toby Edmonds has a few options with Magic Millions winner Houtzen who is back in work preparing for the ...
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I Am A Star to resume in G2 Rubiton Stakes

I Am A Star to resume in G2 Rubiton Stakes

Myer Classic winner I Am A Star will continue preparations for her Rubiton Stakes return when she trials at Cranbourne ...
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The Quarterback facing up to challenge

The Quarterback facing up to challenge

The Quarterback is about to embark on an autumn campaign which may lead to richer spring assignments ...
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Dunn to rely on Perfect Dare in Cship heat

Dunn to rely on Perfect Dare in Cship heat

Trainer Matt Dunn is likely to have just one runner, Perfect Dare, in the first heat of the Country Championship ...
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Craig Williams

What horse will Craig Williams ride in the Blue Diamond?

PREMIERSHIP-leading jockey Craig Williams has a problem which all jockeys will be envious of. The Victorian hoop has the pick ...
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Female British jockeys against allowance

Female British jockeys against allowance

Britain's female jockeys say the news their French counterparts will be given an allowance is disappointing ...
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Limestone on target for Diamond Prelude

Limestone on target for Diamond Prelude

The Darren Weir-trained Limestone will be out to add a Blue Diamond Prelude to her Preview win when she steps ...
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