Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 12th July

This day 12th 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.


Our Playboy at Caulfield

Our Playboy set for Cantala Stakes after Winx Guineas win

Mick Price and Michael Kent Jr have big plans this spring for Our Playboy, who absolutely trounced his rivals in ...
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Peter Griffin - Family Guy

Punt Drunk: Punters left gobsmacked by $251 winner at Gawler

The Punt Drunk team has taken a deep dive into some of the major racing stories over the weekend, headlined ...
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Amarelinha

Bosson raring to go in new season

Champion New Zealand rider Opie Bosson is champing at the bit to get back in the saddle as he prepares ...
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Lacustre

Thornton regains the winning feeling at Te Aroha

Former top jumps jockey Craig Thornton turned back the years as he produced an impeccably judged ride aboard hardy jumper ...
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Chillax

Last race winner makes travel worthwhile

Trainer Steven Cole was having some fairly dark thoughts as he prepared his stable runners Chillax and Inca Warrior for ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | July 12, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | July 12, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees three meetings being held around the country on this Monday afternoon. Our racing analysts ...
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Green Envy

Caspar Fownes claims Hong Kong trainers’ crown

Caspar Fownes has claimed victory in the gripping battle with John Size for the 2020/21 Hong Kong trainers’ championship after ...
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Catsacharmer

Sharrock has a stakes mission in mind for impressive two-year-old winner

Unbeaten two-year-old filly Catsacharmer booked herself a place in the Listed Courtesy Ford Ryder Stakes (1200m) at Otaki in three ...
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Tavis Court

Tavis Court all class at Awapuni

Consistent performer Tavis Court added to an impressive career record when he bolted away with an open 1400m contest at ...
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Aero De Paris

Aero De Paris provides welcome holiday boost for Scott

A stirring victory by handy winter sprinter Aero De Paris at Te Rapa on Saturday provided some additional holiday cheer ...
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Cup dream alive for Snowdens and Carif

Cup dream alive for Snowdens and Carif

A long-term plan to aim Carif at the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups is entering its final phase as Peter and ...
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Oceanex

Oceanex starts build-up to Melbourne Cup

Co-trainer Michael Kent Jr says Oceanex has come back to training at Caulfield a rounder and stronger mare in the ...
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Mick Bell

Bell chasing Everest start for Jungle Edge

Mick Bell is throwing his hat into the ring for an Everest start for Jungle Edge after the evergreen sprinter ...
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Tallyho Twinkletoe

Tallyho Twinkletoe after a National repeat

Tallyho Twinkletoe is heading back to Melbourne chasing Grand National Hurdle and Steeplechase repeat wins after a hurdle victory in ...
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Mike Moroney

Harlech arrives in Melbourne for spring

New Zealand Group Two winner Harlech has arrived in Melbourne, with trainer Mike Moroney to aim the rising four-year-old at ...
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Russian Camelot

O’Brien with bright prospects for 2020-21

Vow And Declare's Melbourne Cup highlighted an impressive season for trainer Danny O'Brien who believes he has a strong squad ...
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Cieren Fallon wins Group 1 July Cup on Oxted

Cieren Fallon wins Group 1 July Cup on Oxted

Cieren Fallon, son of former champion jockey Kieren, has landed in first Group One win on July Cup hero Oxted ...
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Knight Mariner to undergo further tests

Knight Mariner to undergo further tests

Promising Knight Mariner will be transferred to the Gatton veterinary hospital on Monday after apparently fracturing his pelvis in the ...
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Dan Griffin

Retiring Griffin in 10th Gold Coast title

Dan Griffin has ridden a treble to ensure he will retire with a record 10 Gold Coast jockey premierships ...
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Tahlia Hope responding to treatment

Tahlia Hope responding to treatment

Apprentice jockey Tahlia Hope is responding to treatment for viral meningitis and has been moved from ICU at Frankston Hospital ...
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Edmonds set to rejuvenate Lady Horseowner

Edmonds set to rejuvenate Lady Horseowner

Trainer Toby Edmonds' ability with horses formerly trained in the southern states will get another test with Lady Horseowner at ...
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Bell has confidence in apprentice Poy

Bell has confidence in apprentice Poy

Trainer Mick Bell believes Jungle Edge has plenty in his favour in the Sir John Monash Stakes and is happy ...
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Jeff Lloyd's career at a glance

Jeff Lloyd’s career at a glance

Retiring jockey Jeff Lloyd's career has been outstanding by any criteria ...
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Lloyd's records will stand for decades

Lloyd’s records will stand for decades

Jockey Jeff Lloyd, who will ride his last race at Doomben, will leave records that could take decades to better ...
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Bowman happy to press on with Golden Halo

Bowman happy to press on with Golden Halo

Trainer Daniel Bowman is hoping Golden Halo can snare a late-season city win at Caulfield on the back of her ...
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Stats favour Tipperary in Winter Stakes

Stats favour Tipperary in Winter Stakes

Joe Pride's Rosehill team will include a horse who has proven his stakes credentials and another hoping to make a ...
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Sacred Day

21st birthday present delivers golden result in Grafton Cup

A bargain broodmare and a birthday present from Nick and Anne-Marie King to one of their sons produced an outstanding ...
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Apprentice Tahlia Hope hospitalised

Apprentice Tahlia Hope hospitalised

Apprentice jockey Tahlia Hope is in ICU at Frankston Hospital in Victoria being treated for viral meningitis ...
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Ef Troop at crossroads in his career

Ef Troop at crossroads in his career

Classy three-year-old Ef Troop will be the master of his own destiny when he runs on his pet track at ...
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Light Shadow

From one beach to another for Cameron

It has been a week of sunshine and beaches for Catherine Cameron. The Cambridge trainer has been enjoying a holiday ...
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Wide draw a tough task for two-year-old

Wide draw a tough task for two-year-old

Trainer John O'Shea expected to head to Rosehill with two strong chances but an outside barrier draw for one has ...
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Ziemba to thrive in blinkers

Ziemba to thrive in blinkers

The Anderson/Heathcote training partnership has good reason to believe unbeaten Ziemba will thrive in blinkers for the first time ...
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Communique shines as Masar flops

Communique shines as Masar flops

Communique has continued his love affair with Newmarket to win the Princess of Wales's Stakes, with Derby winner Masar last ...
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Chris Munce trains Grafton Cup winner

Chris Munce trains Grafton Cup winner

Chris Munce has trained First Crush to win the Listed Grafton Cup, a race he won twice as a jockey ...
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Williams chasing even more city wins

Williams chasing even more city wins

Melbourne premiership leader Craig Williams has another strong book of rides at Caulfield as he looks to continue his outstanding ...
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QRIC

QRIC apologises on prize money release

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission has apologised for releasing incorrect information regarding withheld prize money from Weetwood day ...
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Sir Bacchus gets Winter Stakes start

Sir Bacchus gets Winter Stakes start

Sir Bacchus gets his chance for a stakes win after gaining a start in the Listed Winter Stakes with the ...
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MRC honour Jim Moloney with Listed race

MRC honour Jim Moloney with Listed race

The Melbourne Racing Club has announced a new Listed race named the Jim Moloney Stakes which will be run at ...
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Connections rapt with Crystal Dreamer

Connections rapt with Crystal Dreamer

Co-trainer Simon Zahra says Crystal Dreamer has had a faultless build-up to the Sir John Monash Stakes at Caulfield ...
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Weight worry for Megablast at Caloundra

Weight worry for Megablast at Caloundra

Tough stayer Megablast will have to set a modern day weight-carrying record if he is to complete the Caloundra Cup-Queen's ...
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Boom Time

Two Japanese horses confirmed Cup entries

Racing Victoria has confirmed Japanese horses Chestnut Coat and Sole Impact have been entered for the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups ...
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Trainer has high hopes for Gallagher

Trainer has high hopes for Gallagher

Gallagher will open a new campaign at Ruakaka on Saturday with the hope of a return to black type competition ...
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Bragging rights on line in sprint

Bragging rights on line in sprint

Bragging rights about who is the best horse over the Caloundra 1000 metres go on the line when four track ...
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Progressive jumper proving a point

Progressive jumper proving a point

Point Proven is living up to his name and carrying on a proud family tradition that covers more than four ...
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Nelson walks knife-edge as he attempts Wellington double-double

Nelson walks knife-edge as he attempts Wellington double-double

Paul Nelson is backing himself to have got The Shackler's Wellington Hurdle (3400m) preparation pin-point perfect as he bids for ...
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Big track lures Schweida's young stars

Big track lures Schweida’s young stars

The spacious Caloundra track has convinced trainer Kelly Schweida to miss the Grafton Guineas and run Shogun Sun and Bluebrook ...
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Zac Purton tightens grip on HK title

Zac Purton tightens grip on HK title

Ex-pat Australian Zac Purton has tightened his grip on the Hong Kong jockeys' championship with a double at Happy Valley ...
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Purton's Happy after powerful night at the Valley

Purton’s Happy after powerful night at the Valley

The Fat Lady may not be singing just yet, but she is cueing up her aria after Zac Purton all ...
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Gold Symphony wins in Canberra

Racing NSW and Canberra club to meet

Racing NSW and Canberra Racing administrators will meet to discuss whether the jurisdiction should be classed as country or provincial ...
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Friday racing

Pakenham racing free odds, form and tips for Friday, 14 July

FRIDAY afternoon racing returns to Pakenham and an intriguing eight-race card awaits punters heading into the weekend. After a brilliant ...
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Jockey Dwayne Dunn at Ladbrokes Handicap

Dwayne Dunn rides Sandown treble

Dwayne Dunn has taken riding honours at Sandown with a winning treble, while Craig Williams has edged to within two ...
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More Energy

Coyle confident he has the Energy to win the Grafton Cup

EXPERIENCED galloper More Energy might be coming to the tail end of a long preparation, but the gelding's trainer Jason ...
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Fradd passes 100 winners at Doomben

Fradd passes 100 winners at Doomben

Robbie Fradd has become the third Queensland rider this season to pass 100 winners for the season on All Pluck ...
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Calanda wins the Schweppes Handicap at Rosehill

Calanda wins Ramornie for Snowden team

Calanda has given trainers Peter and Paul Snowden victory in the feature sprint at Grafton, the Ramornie Handicap ...
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Hugh Bowman

Bowman leads premiership after double

Hugh Bowman leads the Sydney jockey's premiership with a double at Canterbury edging him in front of the suspended Brenton ...
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Brett Bellamy

Charlie’s class to shine through on Thursday

PROGRESSIVE three-year-old All About Charlie is only coming to the completion of its first-ever racing campaign, but trainer Brett Bellamy ...
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Scott Cameron

I Boogi gives Cameron family special win

Four-year-old I Boogi has given Russell Cameron and his son Scott the first winner of their recently-formed training partnership ...
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Saville Row

Savile’s sights set on Melbourne’s spring

GROUP one-level galloper Savile Row is set to cross the Tasman in search of a breakthrough top-tier victory that will ...
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Ruby Ride hurt in race fall at Doomben

Ruby Ride hurt in race fall at Doomben

Apprentice Ruby Ride has been taken to hospital for checks after her mount Red Magic bled and crashed through the ...
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Supido and Craig Williams

Supido favourite for G3 Monash Stakes

Group One-placed sprinter Supido has been installed favourite for the Group Three Sir John Monash Stakes at his return from ...
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Roger Booth remembered at Sandown

Roger Booth remembered at Sandown

Riders have worn black arm bands as a mark of respect to Roger Booth in a race named in tribute ...
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Canterbury Park

Hypnotist conjures up another win

Impressive Peter and Paul Snowden-trained colt Hypnotist has made it three from three with a win on his city debut ...
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Paragon to defy breeding in Queensland Cup

Paragon to defy breeding in Queensland Cup

Sydney stayer Paragon is bred to be a sprinter but looms as a major player in the Queensland Cup over ...
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Street Impact wins narrowly on debut

Street Impact wins narrowly on debut

Trainer Robert Smerdon is convinced Street Impact has more to offer after her narrow debut win at Sandown ...
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Ninth Legion perseveres for Peter Robl

Ninth Legion perseveres for Peter Robl

Veteran gelding Ninth Legion continues to impress his trainer Peter Robl, who rode him to victory on debut five years ...
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Apprentice Matt McGillivray gets a stay

Apprentice Matt McGillivray gets a stay

Apprentice Matt McGillivray has got a stay on an increased penalty for causing interference until it goes to a Queensland ...
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TopBetta Global Tote markets recap - where did punters clean up?

TopBetta Global Tote markets recap – where did punters clean up?

MAXIMISING your return on the punt is becoming more and more important in the age of corporate bookmakers. Who you ...
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Marcus Wilson outed on cobalt charges

Marcus Wilson outed on cobalt charges

Gold Coast trainer Marcus Wilson has been disqualified for 12 months after pleading guilty to two cobalt related charges ...
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Craig Williams

Premiership battle to continue at Sandown

Craig Williams returns to city racing after a suspension with a strong book of rides at Sandown as he bids ...
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UK News

Royal Ascot winner sold to Hong Kong

Defrocked's Royal Ascot win has attracted a Hong Kong buyer and the gelding's future lies in the Asian racing capital ...
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NSW racing news

Ninth Legion looking for 3rd straight win

Trainer Peter Robl is confident Ninth Legion has the fitness to win a third consecutive Listed race in the Winter ...
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Vic racing

Vic trainer has Sydney plans for NZ colt

Lightly-raced New Zealand colt is being aimed at the early Sydney spring three-year-old races following a Hawkesbury trial win ...
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NSW racing news

Mick Tubman keeping the dream alive

Dreams Alive's first win gave his trainer Mick Tubman a boost and he is hoping the gelding can build on ...
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Vic racing

HK galloper nominated in G3 Caulfield race

Former Hong Kong-trained The Cynic has staved off retirement and is set to continue his racing career in Australia ...
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NSW racing news

Pepper looks for crack at Rosehill meeting

Trainer Luke Pepper has abandoned plans to run Hill Spy in the Ramornie Handicap in favour of a Saturday race ...
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NSW racing news

Mick Tubman keeping the dream alive

Dreams Alive's first win gave his trainer Mick Tubman a boost and he is hoping the gelding can build on ...
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NSW racing news

Trainer fined $1000 for public comments

Disqualified NSW Trainer Stephen Farley has been fined $1000 for comments he made publicly criticising the appeals process ...
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Vic racing

Yasnat favoured to continue winning streak

After heavy tracks wins on home soil at Canberra, Yasnat will have similar conditions when she lines up at Moonee ...
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Queensland news

Nolen believes Jumbo Prince can deliver

Trainer Michael Nolen is confident the trip from Toowoomba to Grafton will be worth it with Jumbo Prince to contest ...
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Vic racing

Darren Weir equals national record

Darren Weir has equalled the Australian training record with Haski's win in a country maiden race at Murtoa taking him ...
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UK News

Commissioned on track for Goodwood Cup

Royal Ascot winner Commissioned will put his Melbourne Cup hopes on the line when he runs at Goodwood ...
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Vic racing

Monash Stakes attracts 16 nominations

The Group Three weight-for-age Sir John Monash Stakes at Caulfield has attracted 16 nominations ...
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UK News

Trip To Paris nearing a return to racing

Trip To Paris, runner-up in the Caulfield Cup, is nearing a return from injury and has been entered for a ...
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