Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 3rd May

This day 3rd 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.

Savabeel

Savabeel heads Waikato Stud stallion roster

New Zealand Champion sire Savabeel will once again headline an impressive stallion roster at Waikato Stud for the forthcoming breeding ...
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Not An Option

Pike quartet Queensland bound

Tony Pike knows how to make an impact at the Queensland Winter Carnival, having saddled the likes of The Bostonian, ...
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Hezashocka

Queensland Derby tilt likely for Hezashocka

Hezashocka will likely get his chance at Derby glory after his last start heroics. The Shaun and Emma Clotworthy-trained gelding ...
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Warrnambool racing tips & best odds | Brierly Day | 4/5/2021

Warrnambool racing tips & best odds | Brierly Day | 4/5/2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best bets and top odds for Brierly Day at the Warrnambool May Racing Carnival on Tuesday, ...
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Shazee Lee wins at Hawkesbury

Hawkesbury racing tips, top odds & quaddie | Tuesday, May 4

After Hawkesbury hosted its feature standalone meeting on Saturday, we are back racing there again on Tuesday for eight provincial ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets |May 3, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets |May 3, 2021

Horse racing around the country sees four meetings scheduled for this Monday afternoon. Our racing analysts here at horsebetting.com.au have ...
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Kangaroo

Punt Drunk: Stray roo stops the show at Bairnsdale

Punt Drunk kicks off another week with some of the more interesting news stories doing the rounds, including Sunday's events ...
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Qeeyady

Hayes To Fork Out For Smart Colt

Prior to Qeyaady’s smart win at Sandown on Saturday afternoon, Shadwell Stud had revealed that all male members of their ...
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Jess Eaton

Eaton Escapes Serious Injury

Everyone around the country held their collective breath when jockey Jessica Eaton and her mount Pelonomena hit the ground in ...
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Jamie Kah

Instant Celebrity Gets A New Jockey

Despite winning the Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes on Saturday at Morphettville, the Phillip Stokes-trained Instant Celebrity is set for ...
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Butterfield

Group 3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup glory for Butterfield

Danny Shum’s quest for a maiden trainers’ championship is likely to feature a double-handed tilt at the Group 1 Standard ...
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Uareastar

Singh back to winning form after tough twelve months

The whip flourish and excited salute said it all as popular Central Districts jockey Madan Singh registered his first win ...
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Jennifer Eccles

Top Kiwi mares ready for Queensland challenge

Class gallopers Jennifer Eccles and Two Illicit furthered their preparations for upcoming Queensland Winter Carnival assignments with separate exhibition gallops ...
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Puntura

Puntura books trip to Brisbane with Te Rapa victory

Promising three-year-old Puntura confirmed his place in a squad bound for Brisbane later this month when he stormed home from ...
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Hawker Hurricane

Moroney turns attention to Warrnambool

Trainer Mike Moroney will have chances in the two feature flat races at Warrnambool, the Wangoom Handicap and Warrnambool Cup ...
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Starosa

Starosa shortens for Group One Atkins

Under-rated filly Starosa has been the big shortener in betting markets for the Group One J J Atkins after her ...
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Saint Eustace

Saint Eustace primed for SA Derby assault

Following an unlucky defeat in the VRC St Leger at Flemington, Saint Eustace is set to contest the Group One ...
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Charlatan

Charlatan, Nadal for Baffert in Arkansas

Charlatan and Nadal have given trainer Bob Baffert a clean sweep of the two divisions of the Arkansas Derby ...
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Play That Song

Tiley to take patient approach to racing resumption

Pukekohe-based trainer Nigel Tiley is happy to take a wait and see approach as the build-up commences for the resumption ...
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Mick Bell

Group One Goodwood next for Jungle Edge

After an impressive all-the-way victory at his Adelaide debut, Jungle Edge will remain in South Australia for a shot at ...
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Le Castile

Clark has big plans for latest racetrack purchase

Bloodstock agent Adrian Clark has high hopes for his latest thoroughbred acquisition when she makes her racetrack return next season ...
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Bagalollies

Wong gets instant return on well-placed investment

Race favourite Toffee Tongue had plenty of international supporters during the running of Saturday’s Group 1 Australasian Oaks (2000m), none ...
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Damien Thornton

Thornton’s first Group 1 win justifies SA trip

Victorian jockey Damien Thornton has joined the Group One jockeys' club with victory in the Australasian Oaks on Toffee Tongue ...
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Qld Trainers association

Trainers defend RQ’s race programming

The Queensland trainers' boss Cameron Partington believes criticism of the programming for metropolitan racing is unfair ...
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Secretariat

Secretariat wins virtual Kentucky Derby

Secretariat has lived up to his billing as favourite for the virtual Kentucky Derby, winning from the 12 other triple ...
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Racing restart in Germany delayed

Racing restart in Germany delayed

The planned resumption of racing in Germany has been delayed with the opening eight-race card at Dortmund postponed ...
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Oceanex

Oceanex shows class in Port Adelaide Cup

Four-year-old mare Oceanex has added another string to her bow, showing her staying prowess when winning the Listed Port Adelaide ...
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Berry guides Abdon to Wagga Gold Cup win

Berry guides Abdon to Wagga Gold Cup win

Tommy Berry has steered the Chris Waller-trained Abdon to victory in the Listed Wagga Wagga Gold Cup, the feature race ...
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Lindsay Park pair after Flemington success

Lindsay Park pair after Flemington success

Gold Mag and Royal Thunder will line up for Lindsay Park chasing success in the Apache Cat Handicap at Flemington ...
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Sir Barnabus to stay Cup distance

Sir Barnabus to stay Cup distance

Deagon stayer Sir Barnabus will appreciate the 2400m of the new Gold Coast Cup race ...
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Galaxy Raider set for Flemington return

Galaxy Raider set for Flemington return

Trainer Grahame Begg has bided his time with Galaxy Raider in recent weeks, waiting for what he thinks is an ...
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Dream Circle to make debut at Randwick

Dream Circle to make debut at Randwick

Trainer David Payne is hoping to put a trying time behind him, starting with Dream Circle at Randwick ...
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Hugh Bowman stands down from Gold Coast

Hugh Bowman stands down from Gold Coast

Winx's jockey Hugh Bowman has stood himself down from riding, saying he is exhausted and needs a spell ...
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Morphettville tips for May 8

Robert Sangster Stakes tips: best bets at Morphettville, May 4

The South Australian Winter Carnival kicks off this weekend and the team at Horse Betting HQ is delivering your best ...
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Daniel Bowman hits the road

Daniel Bowman hits the road

After success playing on his home track at Warrnambool, trainer Daniel Bowman is splitting his team in search of more ...
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Ben Currie faces possible disqualification

Ben Currie faces possible disqualification

Trainer Ben Currie faces a possible disqualification after being found guilty of two counts of bringing racing into disrepute ...
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Douglas switches to flat at the Gold Coast

Douglas switches to flat at the Gold Coast

Clayton Douglas will attempt to add to his feature flat race record when he rides three Ciaron Maher and David ...
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Mahogany Challenge to begin at Flemington

Mahogany Challenge to begin at Flemington

A 2000m-race at Flemington will kick off the Mahogany Challenge, a series of staying races for three-year-olds spanning the next ...
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Divine Quality fresh for Adelaide G1 race

Divine Quality fresh for Adelaide G1 race

Divine Quality heads into the Group One TAB Classic off a let-up with trainer Robbie Griffiths hopeful the talented mare ...
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Ben Currie owners stopped from transfer

Ben Currie owners stopped from transfer

Lawyers for trainer Ben Currie have complained stewards are wrongly stopping owners transferring their horses to other trainers, disrupting their ...
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Boomsara to add to Gold Coast record

Boomsara to add to Gold Coast record

Boomsara takes a great record at the Gold Coast into his bid to win the Group Three Gold Coast Guineas ...
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Pace the purpose for Birchley runner

Pace the purpose for Birchley runner

Trainer Liam BIrchley wants a genuine pace to give Fit For Purpose his best chance in the Hollindale Stakes at ...
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Zed Em winning the Grand Annual at Warrnambool

Owner’s ultimate tribute for Zed Em

Roz Southey couldn’t resist a tongue-in-cheek comment when describing the thrill of Zed Em’s amazing win under 70kgs when leading ...
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Busy winter instore for Tiley

Busy winter instore for Tiley

Pukekohe trainer Nigel Tiley has experienced plenty of success in Queensland over the last few years and he is returning ...
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Aidan OBrien

Quiet confidence as O’Brien chases a 10th 2,000 Guineas win

Some say that the less you hear about horses from Aidan O'Brien's stable, the stronger their chances are. So, without ...
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Chacun Pour Soi announces star potential in Ryanair

Chacun Pour Soi announces star potential in Ryanair

Chacun Pour Soi looks another potential superstar for Willie Mullins and Rich Ricci after winning Ryanair Novice Chase at the ...
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Bob Baffert favoured to win 6th Derby

Bob Baffert favoured to win 6th Derby

Trainer Bob Baffert now has the first three in the market for the Kentucky Derby after the scratching of Omaha ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Aquanita ‘top-ups’ case decision next week

Victoria's Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board will hand down its decision next week in the Aquanita race day treatments case ...
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Clayton Douglas fined after Annual success

Clayton Douglas fined after Annual success

The win aboard Gold Medals in the Grand Annual Steeplechase at Warrnambool has come at a cost for jockey Clayton ...
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Thomas Stockdale

Trainer Len Xuereb rubbed out by RAD Board

Moe trainer Len Xuereb has been disqualified by the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board over a high cobalt reading from ...
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Gallic Chieftain gives Weir fifth Bool Cup

Gallic Chieftain gives Weir fifth Bool Cup

Gallic Chieftain and Yogi have given Darren Weir a one-two finish in the Warrnambool Cup, his fifth successive victory in ...
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Gary Moore revels in link to So You Think

Gary Moore revels in link to So You Think

Rosehill trainer Gary Moore is excited to see how Brilliant Mind, his first horse sired by So You Think, fares ...
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Gold Medals wins Grand Annual Steeplechase

Gold Medals wins Grand Annual Steeplechase

Gold Medals has completed the big jumps double at Warrnambool's May carnival taking out the Brierly and Grand Annual Steeplechases ...
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Blinkers, drop in grade to boost Primitivo

Blinkers, drop in grade to boost Primitivo

John Thompson hopes blinkers and a drop back from Group company can help inspire Primitivo to break his maiden at ...
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Wagga tips, best bets and quaddie picks | Jan 19

Wagga Gold Cup full form & tips, Friday May 4

IT is Wagga Gold Cup Day this Friday as one of country NSW's favourite race-meets is upon us. We had ...
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Champagne Cuddles on Group One path

Champagne Cuddles on Group One path

Consistent filly Champagne Cuddles resumes on Saturday in the Gold Coast Guineas and will chase Group One races later in ...
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Latin Boy to go like a bat out of hell

Latin Boy to go like a bat out of hell

Trainer Richard Freedman believes Latin Boy's recent course record for 900 metres at Newcastle is the benchmark for the Bat ...
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Maturing Nettoyer targets Lord Mayor's Cup

Maturing Nettoyer targets Lord Mayor’s Cup

Nettoyer's quest for a second career win will continue in the Listed Lord Mayor's Cup at Rosehill after trainer Wendy ...
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Robert Smerdon

Aquanita knew they were cheating: QC

A Victorian racing tribunal is hearing closing arguments in the Aquanita race day treatments inquiry ...
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Pilote D'Essai ready for Flemington return

Pilote D’Essai ready for Flemington return

Pilote D'Essai will be joined by stablemates Sovereign Nation and So Si Bon when he makes his return from a ...
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Ben Currie calls on El-issa for Ruettiger

Ben Currie calls on El-issa for Ruettiger

Trainer Ben Currie has called on in-form jockey Bobby El-issa to help Ruettiger return to his best form in the ...
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Symon Wilde

Three in a row for Wilde at Warrnambool

Tee Train has survived a protest to give trainer Symon Wilde a third straight win in the two-year-old race on ...
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Godolphin chase Gold Coast feature treble

Godolphin chase Gold Coast feature treble

It's Somewhat is chasing back-to-back Hollindale Stakes wins as the Godolphin stable looks for a feature race treble at the ...
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Getting Leggie gets Smart on Bool board

Getting Leggie gets Smart on Bool board

Nick Smart has landed his first Warrnambool carnival victory with Getting Leggie winning the Champion Novice Hurdle ...
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Mishani Bullitt ridden by Jeff Lloyd

Barriers frustrate trainer Stuart Kendrick

Trainer Stuart Kendrick is frustrated that consistent filly Fish 'N' Snitz has again drawn a bad barrier in the Ken ...
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Thursday NZ news briefs - Weight worries with stablemates

Thursday NZ news briefs – Weight worries with stablemates

Stephen Marsh admits to reservations about the chances of Bella Gioia and Amastar at Pukekohe Park on Friday. “It’s a ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Stayer continues Te Akau roll

Torcedor completed a unique treble overnight when he triumphed in the Group 3 Sagaro Stakes (3000m) at Ascot. “In the ...
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Browne rides Buffering to 2013 Manikato Stakes win

Damian Browne closes in on 1000 winners

Top jockey Damian Browne has a strong book of rides at the Gold Coast which could help him reach 1000 ...
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Gatton market movers for Thursday, May 3

Gatton market movers for Thursday, May 3

GATTON is Queensland's primary meet on Thursday and the punters have a solid eight race card in which to invest ...
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Wagga MM

Wagga market movers for Thursday, May 3

WAGGA is hosting a strong eight race card going into Thursday and the team at Horse Betting has taken an ...
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Prospect of stakes win lures filly south

Prospect of stakes win lures filly south

Promising Zacinto filly Secret Allure will attempt to go one-up on her Group 1-performed ownership-mate Dijon Bleu when she tackles ...
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Doomben ideal for Time Lord

Doomben ideal for Time Lord

Richard Collett believes his stakes performer Time Lord will be in his element in Brisbane. The Pukekohe Park trainer has ...
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Warrnambool Day Three Market Movers , May 3

Warrnambool Day Three Market Movers , May 3

THE third and final day of the Warrnambool Racing Carnival is upon us and the punters have shopped early ahead ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Torcedor wins at Ascot for Te Akau Racing

Te Akau Racing-owned Torcedor has found conditions to his liking at Ascot to run out the winner of the Group ...
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Trainer Darren Weir

Ulmann contines Weir’s Warrnambool run

Trainer Darren Weir has won the feature Warrnambool sprint with Ulmann taking out the Wangoom Handicap ...
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Chris Waller

Milestone on hold for Chris Waller

Chris Waller's 200th Warwick Farm winner will have to wait as the champion trainer flies to the Unites States to ...
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DK Weir

Weir cements place in Warrnambool history with five Day 2 winners

IT did not take long for Weir-mania to grip the Bool on day two of the festival. Kiwia won impressively on ...
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Stewards defend Eagle Farm downgrade

Stewards defend Eagle Farm downgrade

Stewards say they had no choice but to downgrade Eagle Farm from soft to heavy despite no rain falling for ...
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I Am A Star

I Am A Star in prime condition ahead of the UBET Classic

SHANE Nichols is confident his gun filly I Am A Star is ready to add another group one crown to ...
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Wet track

Is the upcoming winter racing season worth betting on?

WE'VE heard all the excuses from punters over the years; had no luck, got too far back, sack the jockey ...
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Renew goes all the way in Galleywood

Renew goes all the way in Galleywood

The Darren Weir-trained Renew has completed a jumps hat-trick with victory in the Galleywood Hurdle at Warrnambool ...
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Rachel King and Slow Pace

Rachel King gains ground on Slow Pace

English-born apprentice Rachel King is relishing her first Saturday stakes race booking in the city at Rosehill after retaining the ...
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Smoother Annual ride for Spying On You

Smoother Annual ride for Spying On You

Spying On You will line up for a second shot at the Grand Annual Steeplechase at Warrnambool after events conspired ...
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Queensland's chief stipe to stay on

Queensland’s chief stipe to stay on

Queensland's chief steward Allan Reardon has agreed to extend his contract by 12 months after widespread speculation he was to ...
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Mike Moroney

Moroney with chances in three states

Trainer Mike Moroney will have chances in three states on the same day with runners in NSW, Victoria and South ...
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Single Gaze eyes the Hollindale Stakes

Single Gaze eyes the Hollindale Stakes

Canberra trainer Nick Olive has arrived on the Gold Coast to oversee Single Gaze's preparation for the Hollindale Stakes ...
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Survival of fittest in Warrnambool Cup

Survival of fittest in Warrnambool Cup

Archie Alexander would like to see some rain ahead of Survived's attempt at the Warrnambool Cup ...
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Nathan Dunn gets first win as a trainer

Nathan Dunn gets first win as a trainer

A Grand Annual Steeplechase-winning jockey, Nathan Dunn has landed first winner as a trainer at the famous Warrnambool carnival ...
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Black Heart Bart heads Stradbroke noms

Black Heart Bart heads Stradbroke noms

Last year's runner-up Black Heart Bart heads the nominations for the Group One Stradbroke Handicap ...
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Gambling tech and tax in VIC

Victoria to use technology and tax to combat problem gambling

The Victorian government is trying everything to combat problem gambling via new technology and a revamped tax system for bookmakers ...
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Formal complaint lodged on Gunsynd result

Formal complaint lodged on Gunsynd result

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission has received a formal complaint about the result of the Gunsynd Classic at Eagle Farm ...
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Super Cash on target for Adelaide G1

Super Cash on target for Adelaide G1

Trainer Andrew Noblet believes Super Cash only has to reproduce her Rubiton Stakes performance to be hard to beat in ...
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Kentucky Derby

2017 Kentucky Derby betting guide, form and free tips, May 7

THE 2017 Kentucky Derby final field will be announced on Thursday, but we've taken an earlier look at which thoroughbreds ...
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Thunder Snow tests Derby track

Thunder Snow tests Derby track

Godolphin's Thunder Snow has had a look around Churchill Downs ahead of the Kentucky Derby ...
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Vic racing

Noblet with a chance at first Group 1 win

Andrew Noblet can't fault the preparation of Silent Sedition for the Australasian Oaks and hopes the filly can notch his ...
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racing news

Waterhouse lands Warrnambool jumps feature

Gai Waterhouse can tick off a feature jumps race success after Valediction's win in the Brierly Steeplechase at Warrnambool ...
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racing news

Melbourne Cup hero gallops at Warrnambool

Prince Of Penzance and Tall Ships have galloped between races at Warrnambool in preparation for a stakes race in Adelaide ...
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racing news

Waterhouse lands Warrnambool jumps feature

Gai Waterhouse can tick off a feature jumps race success after Valediction's win in the Brierly Steeplechase at Warrnambool ...
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NSW racing news

Top Of My List on trial for Qld campaign

Top Of My List can enhance her Brisbane prospects at Rosehill while stablemate Believe contests the Australasian Oaks at Morphettville ...
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racing news

Waterhouse lands Warrnambool jumps feature

Gai Waterhouse can tick off a feature jumps race success after Valediction's win in the Brierly Steeplechase at Warrnambool ...
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Vic racing

Like A Carousel bound for Flemington Hcp

Trainer Ken Keys is planning to head to the Listed Andrew Ramsden Stakes over 3200m with Like A Carouse,l but ...
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Vic racing

Investigation into Vic racehorse death

Victoria's Jumps Review Panel will look into the death of a horse that broke its leg at an event, the ...
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racing news

Jamie Mott breaks through in jumps career

Jamie Mott has stopped the winning run of Darren Weir and John Allen at Warrnambool, claiming his first winner over ...
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Vic racing

2nd Vic jumps race horse death in a week

Animal activists have captured the moment a racehorse fell and broke its leg during a jumps race in Victoria ...
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Vic racing tips

Finding winners in the Wednesday, May 4 quaddie at Warrnambool

THERE are few things more Australian than putting on a quaddie. The popularity of the quaddie is not hard to ...
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NSW racing news

Hutchings, Waller have more wins in sight

Rory Hutchings will have momentum on his side with six rides at Warwick Farm as he tries to extend his ...
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Vic racing

Xtravagant spells, concentrates on spring

Xtravagant will be sent for a spell to give the New Zealand star the best possible chance of being at ...
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racing news

Royal Island shooting for second Wangoom

Royal Island will have conditions to suit as he chases back-to-back victories in the Wangoom Handicap at Warrnambool ...
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racing news

Arch ready to Fire in Galleywood Hurdle

Arch Fire will be looking to add the Galleywood Hurdle to his record during the second day of the Warrnambool ...
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racing news

Weather clears ahead of Kentucky Derby

Three of the leading contenders for the Kentucky Derby have had their final work-outs at Churchill Downs ahead of the ...
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UK News

Accident narrowly avoided at Bath

Two jockeys have had to take evasive action at a race meeting in Bath to avoid ground staff who mistook ...
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Vic racing

Valediction best backed ahead of Brierly

Valediction and Cafe Society will represent Gai Waterhouse at the three-day Warrnambool carnival ...
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