Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 15th May

This day 15th May 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.


Rosehill Gardens tips

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | May 15, 2021

Racing around the country is headlined by the Group 1 The Goodwood and the Doomben 10,000 being run and won ...
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Sky Darci

Joao Moreira upbeat about jockeys’ title after Sky Darci, Courier Wonder trials

Nursing a 15-win lead over Zac Purton in the 2020/21 Hong Kong jockeys’ championship, Joao Moreira was given two more ...
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Fantastic Treasure

David Hayes harbours high hopes for unbeaten Fantastic Treasure

David Hayes hopes Fantastic Treasure’s final competitive appearance for the 2020/21 season delivers a double reward from the Class 2 ...
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Flemington race-by-race betting preview & tips | Saturday, 15/05

Flemington race-by-race betting preview & tips | Saturday, 15/05

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for the Flemington races held on Saturday, May 15. See the entire form guide, ...
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Charlotte O’Beirne

O’Beirne back in the saddle

Riding a winner five months after giving birth is not a bad feat, and that’s exactly what Charlotte O’Beirne achieved ...
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Samantha Collett

Queensland sojourn for Collett

The Collett-McKay household will be a bit empty over the coming month. While Shaun McKay will be plying his trade ...
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Circus Maximus

Triple Group One winner heads Windsor roster

Galileo’s triple Group One winning son Circus Maximus heads the 2021 stallion roster at Windsor Park Stud. Group One placed ...
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Picture Me Rollin

Picture Me Rollin looking to shed bridesmaid tag

Picture Me Rollin will be trying to ditch her bridesmaid tag when she lines-up in the P R Law Wairio ...
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NSW jockey taken to hospital after fall

NSW jockey taken to hospital after fall

Two jockeys have been involved in a fall at the Scone Cup meeting with Jenny Duggan taken to a Newcastle ...
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NSW jockey in fall, airlifted to hospital

NSW jockey in fall, airlifted to hospital

Two jockeys have been involved in a fall at the Scone Cup meeting with Jenny Duggan airlifted to a Newcastle ...
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Dr Drill beats Phaistos to win Scone Cup

Dr Drill beats Phaistos to win Scone Cup

Dr Drill has raced to a narrow win in the Scone Cup, defeating Phaistos and Sambro in a thrilling finish ...
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Beehunter

Gamble on Toronado youngsters pays off

A couple of Toronado yearlings took the eye of Graeme Ireland and his son Todd, with one running at Flemington, ...
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The Bopper again trounces rivals at Scone

The Bopper again trounces rivals at Scone

Trainer Kris Lees appears to have a promising youngster on his books in unbeaten colt The Bopper, who has raced ...
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King Of Hastings

Flemington return for 3YO King Of Hastings

Three-year-old gelding King Of Hastings will be out to begin his latest campaign on an encouraging note when he takes ...
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Kim Waugh

Waugh rues another wide gate for Trumbull

Trainer Kim Waugh cannot fault the efforts of Trumbull this preparation but she says wide barriers have impacted on some ...
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Harbour Views

Harbour Views set for first stakes test

Lightly raced import Harbour Views will be out to make a winning introduction to stakes racing when he runs in ...
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Josh Julius after Cup start for Super Girl

Josh Julius after Cup start for Super Girl

Victory in The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington will come with the bonus of a ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup ...
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Dirty Work

Hawkes duo both capable in Ortensia Stakes

An improving young colt and a talented but moody gelding will carry the hopes of the Hawkes stable in the ...
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Eagle Farm track ready for winter racing

Eagle Farm track ready for winter racing

Eagle Farm will host the Victory Stakes meeting after three horses worked successfully on the course proper ...
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Dawn Passage

Dawn Passage sets sail for another Guineas

Co-trainer Adrian Bott says Dawn Passage is a more versatile horse this campaign and can adapt to a small field ...
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Jungle Edge

Jungle Edge, Cartwright chase Group 1 win

Apprentice Georgina Cartwright has ridden Jungle Edge four times, finishing in the money each time, and now they are after ...
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Garibaldi

Gold Coast racing tips & best bets – Saturday, 16 May 2020

The sun will be shining over Surfers Paradise on Saturday while playing host to three Group and Listed Races in ...
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Chris Munce

Versatility the key for Stampe in Guineas

Trainer Chris Munce believes a drop from 1600m to 1200m in the Gold Coast Guineas won't trouble talented three-year-old Stampe ...
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Saffiano

Waller youngsters set for Queensland debut

Trainer Chris Waller's two main hopes for next month's JJ Atkins are doing well as they prepare for their main ...
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James Cummings

Godolphin rolls out stars for Qld winter

The Godolphin stable will step up its winter campaign with key runners in the Gold Coast Guineas and Silk Stocking ...
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Teleplay

Wide draw won’t stop Teleplay at Rosehill

Teleplay will need to be ridden quietly and allowed to run home in the Dark Jewel Classic at Rosehill after ...
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Mongolian Marshal

Marshal ready for SA kick-off

Former New Zealand-trained galloper Mongolian Marshal will contest Saturday’s Group 3 R A Lee Stakes (1600m) at Morphettville for Adelaide ...
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Birthday girl MacFarlane lands city double

Birthday girl MacFarlane lands city double

Tony McEvoy-trained fillies Despacito and Aristocratic Miss have provided apprentice Chelsea MacFarlane with her first metropolitan double ...
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McDonald lands 100th Sydney metro winner

McDonald lands 100th Sydney metro winner

James McDonald has posted an important milestone in this season's Sydney jockeys' premiership after winning on Primitivo at Warwick Farm ...
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Connery shows his class in Sandown victory

Connery shows his class in Sandown victory

Trainer Archie Alexander will keep pushing Connery up in grade in a bid to keep weight off his back after ...
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OTI Racing loads up in Lord Mayors Cup bid

OTI Racing loads up in Lord Mayors Cup bid

Group Two winner Grey Lion will headline a team of four runners for OTI Racing in the Listed Lord Mayor's ...
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Date change for time-honoured Weetwood Hcp

Date change for time-honoured Weetwood Hcp

The Weetwood Handicap will have its first date change in 120 years to coincide with Toowoomba's popular Carnival Of Flowers ...
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Oaks, Derby on radar for New Zealand filly

Oaks, Derby on radar for New Zealand filly

Trainer Tony Pike has a lot to look forward to with impressive filly Intrigue after her prize money-boosting win at ...
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Boom Time ready to strike at Flemington

Boom Time ready to strike at Flemington

After two runs from a spell, Boom Time will be out to score his first win in 12 months in ...
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Diamond Thunder on trial for Brisbane trip

Diamond Thunder on trial for Brisbane trip

Sydney trainer Mark Newnham will consider a winter carnival bid in Brisbane if juvenile Diamond Thunder can continue his winning ...
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Behemoth steps up for Goodwood challenge

Behemoth steps up for Goodwood challenge

Trainer David Jolly is content with his decision to tackle the Group One Goodwood at Morphettville with up-and-coming three-year-old Behemoth ...
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Waller set for more Qld carnival records

Waller set for more Qld carnival records

Trainer Chris Waller is heading for more Queensland winter carnival records with his five runners in the Group One Doomben ...
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Capacity field for Group One Doomben Cup

Capacity field for Group One Doomben Cup

The Group One Doomben Cup has attracted a full field with Youngstar the favourite to add to her Queensland Group ...
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Prodigal son Moody returns to Charleville

Prodigal son Moody returns to Charleville

Former champion trainer Peter Moody will head home to Charleville in his role as Battle of the Bush ambassador ...
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O'Learys to wind down racing interests

O’Learys to wind down racing interests

Grand National-winning owner Michael O'Leary has announced he will phase out his National Hunt team over the next five years ...
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Sixties Groove likely to run at Rosehill

Sixties Groove likely to run at Rosehill

Trainer Kris Lees will run Sixties Groove in the Lord Mayor's Cup at Rosehill with the gelding unlikely to gain ...
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Main features of the Winx Stand

Main features of the Winx Stand

Features of the Winx Stand to be built at Randwick ...
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Time right for Fidelia at Flemington mile

Time right for Fidelia at Flemington mile

After Fidelia's wins over 1300m and 1410m, trainer Robbie Griffiths thinks the time is right for the filly to step ...
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Stephanie Thornton has win at RAD Board

Stephanie Thornton has win at RAD Board

Melbourne apprentice Stephanie Thornton has won an appeal over a careless riding suspension ...
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Winx to be honoured with stand at Randwick

Winx to be honoured with stand at Randwick

Champion Winx will be honoured with a new public stand at Randwick Racecourse to be named after the mare ...
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Hartani back at Sandown after long absence

Hartani back at Sandown after long absence

Former Lloyd Williams-owned Hartani returns to racing for trainer Monica Cid at Sandown after a three-year absence from the racetrack ...
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More meeting transfers for Seymour track

More meeting transfers for Seymour track

The Seymour racetrack will be over-sown with kikuyu grass and when mixed with the current rye grass is expected to ...
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Leading fancies draw wide in The Goodwood

Leading fancies draw wide in The Goodwood

The barrier draw has not been kind to the two topweights in the Group One Goodwood with Booker and Spright ...
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Australian racing Hall of Fame winners

Australian racing Hall of Fame winners

The inductees into racing's Hall Of Fane have had glittering careers ...
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Vo Rogue, Bowman inductees to Hall of Fame

Vo Rogue, Bowman inductees to Hall of Fame

The 10 new inductees to Australian racing's Hall of Fame include horses Vo Rogue, and So You Think and jockeys ...
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Warwick Farm tips 13/1

Warwick Farm tips & full form for Wednesday, May 16

SYDNEY is racing this Wednesday and Warwick Farm plays host to the seven race card. If you're unsure where your ...
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Step up in trip looms for in-form Anatola

Step up in trip looms for in-form Anatola

Sydney mare Anatola will take another step towards a Group One target when she contests the Bright Shadow Quality at ...
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Teetan eyes first leg of brotherly brace with Sleep Education

Teetan eyes first leg of brotherly brace with Sleep Education

Jockey Karis Teetan will partner Sleep Education in the St George’s Challenge Cup Handicap (1000m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday ...
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Sandown betting tips & full form for Wednesday, May 16

Sandown betting tips & full form for Wednesday, May 16

SANDOWN is racing this Wednesday and punters have a strong eight race card to invest on. Not sure which way ...
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Rich Charm spot on for Flemington assault

Rich Charm spot on for Flemington assault

Trainer Udyta Clarke admits her nerves are starting to build ahead of Rich Charm contesting the Listed The Straight Six ...
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Widdup navigates next stage for Chauffeur

Widdup navigates next stage for Chauffeur

Chauffeur is poised for his first start for Brad Widdup at Rosehill, where his racing future will be determined ...
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Another Currie stable employee suspended

Another Currie stable employee suspended

One of Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie's stablehands has been suspended for three months for giving false evidence to stewards ...
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James McDonald primed for racing comeback

James McDonald primed for racing comeback

James McDonald will return to the Sydney jockeys' ranks at Warwick Farm with six rides at the midweek meeting ...
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SA trainer Doudle chasing Melbourne first

SA trainer Doudle chasing Melbourne first

South Australian Travis Doudle has only had a handful of starters in Victoria and is looking to Miss Identified to ...
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Waller inducted into Racing Hall of Fame

Waller inducted into Racing Hall of Fame

Champion Sydney racehorse trainer Chris Waller will be among this year's inductees into the Australian Racing Hall of Fame ...
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Logan ready for first major Singapore challenge

Logan ready for first major Singapore challenge

Donna Logan admits she is a wee bit nervous as she counts down to her first major challenge in Singapore ...
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Tamworth firmers & drifters, Tuesday, May 15

Tamworth firmers & drifters, Tuesday, May 15

TAMWORTH is NSW's sole meet this Tuesday and plenty of runners have have firmed heavily in the fixed odds betting ...
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Wide draw for favourite in G1 Goodwood

Wide draw for favourite in G1 Goodwood

Favourite Vega Magic has drawn barrier 14 in a capacity field of 20 as he attempts back-to-back victories in the ...
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Sale market movers for Tuesday, May 15

Sale market movers for Tuesday, May 15

SALE is racing on Tuesday and the punters have shopped early in the piece ahead of this afternoon's opener. Where's ...
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Baylee Nothdurft

Toowoomba jockeys hurt in fall

Jockeys Baylee Nothdurft and Todd Banks have been injured in a trackwork fall at the Toowoomba racecourse ...
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Cole confident Speedy maiden can breakthrough

Cole confident Speedy maiden can breakthrough

A strong showing is expected from the aptly-named Speed And Expel at Ruakaka on Wednesday. The colt has been a ...
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NZ Cup hopes for Aigne

NZ Cup hopes for Aigne

The connections of the promising stayer Aigne will be lifting their sights in the spring. The five-year-old son of Sufficient ...
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Sharrock laying the gauntlet down to Art Deco

Sharrock laying the gauntlet down to Art Deco

Allan Sharrock will follow a rare path by his standards with his outstanding winter prospect Art Deco. The New Plymouth ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Harry Angel set for return at York

Star sprinter Harry Angel will face six rivals on his seasonal reappearance in the Duke of York Stakes ...
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RV lay charges against Maher and Connolly

RV lay charges against Maher and Connolly

Victorian stewards have charged leading trainer Ciaron Maher and his former racing manager over the ownership bona fides of five ...
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Ventura Storm

Cup hope to make local debut at Flemington

Group One-winning import Ventura Storm, now in the care of the Lindsay Park stable, is entered to make his Australian ...
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Trainer Mick Price

Two-pronged Goodwood attack for Price

Secret Agenda will chase her second $1 million race in Adelaide when she joins stablemate Bassett in the Goodwood at ...
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DK Weir

Weir hoping flying will help cure travel woes for his stable

CHAMPION Victorian trainer Darren Weir will only fly his horses north for Saturday’s Doomben Cup meeting in Brisbane after two ...
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Foreign Prince

Foreign Prince back on familiar territory

Stable favourite Foreign Prince makes his return at Rosehill for trainer David Payne ...
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The Straight Six next for Malibu Style

The Straight Six next for Malibu Style

Perth sprinter Malibu Style will chase the second stakes win of his Melbourne campaign when he lines up in the ...
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Forster set to break Doomben Cup drought

Forster set to break Doomben Cup drought

Trainer Desleigh Forster is hoping in-form jockey Jim Byrne can help her break a 34-year drought for Brisbane horses in ...
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MV boss to discuss prize money with RV

MV boss to discuss prize money with RV

Moonee Valley Racing Club's chief executive will discuss the recent prize money increases with Racing Victoria, believing the club hasn't ...
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Midweek tips

Wednesday racing form and tips at Warwick Farm, May 17

FIELDS at the midweek level have improved significantly in Sydney throughout the early winter weeks and punters get another quality ...
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Bernard Saundry new CEO for NZ Racing

Bernard Saundry new CEO for NZ Racing

Former Racing Victoria chief executive Bernard Saundry will take up the equivalent position with New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing ...
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Melbourne Cup hopeful wins in Germany

Melbourne Cup hopeful wins in Germany

The Australian Bloodstock-owned Red Cardinal has confirmed a Melbourne Cup path with a Group Two victory in Germany ...
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Another overseas success for Dermot Weld

Another overseas success for Dermot Weld

Dual Melbourne Cup winning trainer Dermot Weld has claimed the Man O'War Stakes at Belmont with Zhukova ...
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The Valley

Moonee Valley disgruntled at prizemoney snubbing

RACING Victoria announced a $15.5 million prizemoney boost earlier this week, but popular racetrack Moonee Valley received very little funding ...
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NSW racing news

Willie Mullins out of luck in America

Irish trainer Willie Mullins' first American runners have had to settle for minor prize money in the Iroquois Hurdle in ...
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Vic racing

No claim for Ben Allen at provincials

When Ben Allen returns to the saddle following a careless riding suspension it will be without a claim on out-of-town ...
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NSW racing news

Date set for Australian Oaks fall inquiry

Damien Oliver and Blake Shinn will attend a delayed inqiury into the Australian Oaks fall in which Kathy O'Hara was ...
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Vic racing

Alpine Eagle to make return in Adelaide

Alpine Eagle will make his return from injury in the R A Lee Stakes which is also set to feature ...
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Queensland news

Qld jockey Cecily Eaton to ride in Rome

Brisbane jockey Cecily Eaton has been invited to ride in a heat of the Ladies World Championship in Rome ...
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Vic racing

Weir deflects any talk of record year

Darren Weir is concentrating on placing his large team of horses to their best advantage as he continues another stellar ...
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racing news

Weekend winners firm in for Brisbane winter features

There was action all across Australia on Saturday with notable winners coming out of Scone, Doomben, Caulfield and Morphetville. One ...
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NSW racing news

Counterattack to assault Fred Best Classic

Counterattack will be out to cement an automatic berth in the Stradbroke Handicap when he runs in the Fred Best ...
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Vic racing

Alpine Eagle to make return in Adelaide

Alpine Eagle will make his return from injury in the R A Lee Stakes which is also set to feature ...
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Vic racing

Jye McNeil to get update on injured leg

Apprentice Jye McNeil will have scans this week to check on how his injured leg in healing, eight weeks after ...
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Vic racing

Noblet sends smart fillies for a spell

Andrew Noblet has remained single minded in sending Silent Sedition to the paddock after her last-start Group One placing ...
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UK News

Qatar Racing snap up Classic hopeful

Now Or Never will sport the colours of Sheikh Fahad's Qatar Racing when she runs in the Group One Irish ...
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Queensland news

Apprentice to ride Messene in Doomben Cup

Apprentice James Orman will ride in his second Group One race when he is legged aboard the Hawkes Racing-trained Messene ...
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UK News

Royal Ascot next for Cunco

Frankel's son Cunco has a stakes race at Royal Ascot in his sights following his debut win at Newbury ...
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