Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 7th May

This day 7th 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.


Ascot horse racing tips for May 8 2021

Ascot racing tips, best bets and quaddie selections | WA tips 8/5

Horsebetting brings the Ascot racing tips, best bets and quaddie selections for the May 8 meeting. WA racing tips for ...
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Gold Coast horse racing

Gold Coast Betting Tips, Top Odds & Quaddie | Saturday, 08/05/21

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the race-by-race Gold Coast betting preview for the Gold Coast Cup day held on Saturday, May 08 ...
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Mahamedeis

Caulfield race-by-race preview & best bets | May 8, 2021

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the best bets and top odds for every race at Caulfield on Saturday, May 8, as well ...
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Morphettville racing tips

Morphettville racing tips, best bets and quaddie picks | SA 8/5

Full preview of the Morphettville meeting on May 8, 2021, including best bets, quaddie numbers and race-by-race form analysis and ...
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Gosford Race Club

Gosford race-by-race betting preview | The Coast | May 8, 2021

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the race-by-race betting preview for the Gosford races held on Saturday, May 08. See all the top ...
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South Australian Derby tips & betting strategy | 8/5/2021

South Australian Derby tips & betting strategy | 8/5/2021

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the South Australian Derby at Morphettville in race 8. The top betting strategy and betting odds are ...
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SA Sires' Produce 2021 betting preview | Morphettville R2

SA Sires’ Produce 2021 betting preview | Morphettville R2

The South Australian Sires' Produce Stakes will be held in race 2 at Morphettville on Saturday, May 08. The top ...
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Ken Russell Memorial tips, odds and betting strategy | 8/5

Ken Russell Memorial tips, odds and betting strategy | 8/5

Full preview, forma and free betting tips for the Ken Russell Memorial taking place at the Gold Coast on May ...
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Takeover Target Stakes betting tips & strategy | Gosford R6

Takeover Target Stakes betting tips & strategy | Gosford R6

The 2021 Takeover Target Stakes will be run and won in race 6 in Gosford on Saturday, May 08. Horsebetting ...
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The Coast tips for May 8 2021

The Coast preview, tips and odds analysis | Gosford 8/5

The Coast betting preview is held at Gosford racecourse in race 8 on Saturday, May 08. See the top betting ...
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Le Don De Vie wins Warrnambool Cup

Le Don De Vie on track for Doomben Cup after Warrnambool win

The Anthony & Sam Freedman-trained Le Don De Vie could be headed towards the Group 1 Doomben Cup on May ...
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Shared Ambition

Hollindale Stakes tips, race preview & form | QLD 8/5

Horsebetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for the 2021 Hollindale Stakes held in race 8 at Gold Coast Turf Club ...
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2021 Gold Coast Guineas betting preview | Saturday, May 8

2021 Gold Coast Guineas betting preview | Saturday, May 8

Gold Coast Guineas betting preview is brought to you by Queensland tipster Nicholas Lloyd. See all the top betting strategy ...
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Symon Wilde

Warrnambool goes Wilde as local trainers cash in

Local trainer Symon Wilde took out an impressive double on Thursday as the 2021 Warrnambool May Racing Carnival came to ...
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Marway wins Wagga Town Plate

Sherry has high hopes for Marway after Wagga Town Plate win

Apprentice hoop Tom Sherry made the trek to Wagga for just one ride on Thursday afternoon, but it proved a ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | May 7, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | May 7, 2021

Day 2 of the Wagga Gold Cup Carnival headlines horse racing action around the country, with the listed Wagga Gold ...
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Grand Annual - Gold Medals and Zed Em

Punt Drunk: How bloody good is the ‘Bool?

Punt Drunk takes a look back at the last day of the 'Bool, the first day of the Wagga Gold ...
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Gold Medals

Second Grand Annual for Gold Medals

Another Kiwi duo will go down in racing folklore after their herculean battle at Warrnambool on Thursday. In Bonecrusher versus ...
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Prince Oz

Terri Rae hunts Great Easter chocolates

Terri Rae will do her best to transform a couple of North Island imports into stakes winners at Riccarton on ...
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Force Of Will

Wet track a concern for Force Of Will

Wet track conditions hold the biggest concern for trainers Lance O’Sullivan and Andrew Scott ahead of Force Of Will’s tilt ...
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El Disparo

Big aspirations for Brooks’ jumpers

One of the most exciting weeks of jumps racing is coming to a close at Warrnambool, but things are only ...
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Lashes

Weight, barrier against Lashes at Randwick

While hopeful Lashes can measure up to stakes grade in time, trainer Matt Smith admits she faces a tough task ...
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Camino Rocoso

Refreshed Parsons ready for racing return

Balcairn trainers John and Karen Parsons were in a more fortunate position than most throughout New Zealand’s month-long lockdown, with ...
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Sentimentalist

Sentimentalist in line for three straight

After victories in the Stawell Cup and the VOBIS Gold Heath, Sentimentalist is shooting for a hat-trick for trainer Mark ...
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Baylee Nothdurft

Nothdurft to appeal three-month suspension

Leading Queensland jockey Baylee Nothdurft will seek an internal review of a three-month suspension for his ride on Vega One ...
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Snitz

Dunn finds unexpected Target for Snitz

Trainer Matthew Dunn's decision to base a small team in Sydney during the coronavirus pandemic could reap its biggest reward ...
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William Thomas

William Thomas after another Caulfield win

Having recorded a personal best with his latest Caulfield win, William Thomas returns to the track for another 1100m-sprint ...
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Greyworm

Berry back with superb Randwick book

Top jockey Tommy Berry has endured a stop-start autumn with suspensions and he is hoping to make up for lost ...
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Kementari

Kementari set to regain glory days

Stud failure Kementari will take the first step to regaining racetrack glory in the Group Three BRC Sprint at Doomben ...
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Peter Moody

Shepard to step out at Ballarat for Moody

Having recently opened his new stable at Pakenham, comeback trainer Peter Moody is about to have his first runner with ...
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Kris Lees

Lees cautious about Kinloch’s city debut

Impressive debut winner Kinloch will face his latest test when he makes his metropolitan debut against a smart field at ...
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Michael Costa

Miss Gem gets chance at black-type

Gold Coast trainer Michael Costa has grabbed one of the few chances for filly Miss Gem to chase black-type at ...
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Outback Barbie

Barbie set for another feature Doomben win

Top mare Outback Barbie will run in her 20th feature race when she resumes at Doomben in the Group Three ...
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John McArdle

Third time lucky for Group 1 SA Derby hope

After being placed previously at Morphettville, Themoonlitegambler will attempt a Group One victory in the South Australian Derby ...
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Gotta Kiss

Thornton to make mark without an allowance

Apprentice Stephanie Thornton gets her chance to make her mark riding without an allowance at two meetings this week ...
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Steve Tregea

Command’n’conquer education trip to Coast

Unbeaten Command'n'conquer will be on a look and learn mission when he races at the Gold Coast ...
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Darby McCarthy

Legendary jockey Darby McCarthy dies

Legendary jockey Darby McCarthy, a trail blazer for aboriginal sports people, has died aged 76 ...
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Epsom racing

Proposal for one-day Derby-Oaks meeting

Epsom is exploring the feasibility and practicality of a one-day Derby meeting behind closed doors ...
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Dances With Dragon

Five-star Purton Dances into premiership lead

Zac Purton arrived at Happy Valley on Wednesday (6 May) in search of the ignition that might fire him through ...
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Andreas Wohler

German racing set to resume at Hanover

Racing in Germany is scheduled to restart at Hanover after being given clearance from government authorities ...
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Ben Smith faces stewards over cobalt

Ben Smith faces stewards over cobalt

Trainer Ben Smith has fronted a Racing NSW stewards inquiry relating to illegal cobalt levels and giving false evidence ...
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Lindsey Smith to set up Warrnambool base

Lindsey Smith to set up Warrnambool base

With five horse already in Victoria, Lindsey Smith is awaiting the tick of approval from Racing Victoria to take over ...
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Matt Smith to make an impact at Scone

Matt Smith to make an impact at Scone

After missing a planned start in the Hollindale Stakes, Fierce Impact has been diverted to the Scone Cup ahead of ...
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Smart returning home chasing a stakes win

Smart returning home chasing a stakes win

Caulfield has previously been a happy work place for Canberra trainer Todd Smart who is set to run Washington Towers ...
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Just Not Listening

Schofield’s Listening as he seeks Moore success

Chad Schofield’s developing relationship with the John Moore stable has prospered in recent weeks and on Wednesday (8 May) night ...
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Not Enough Effort right to go at Sandown

Not Enough Effort right to go at Sandown

Not Enough Effort has put his early bad barrier manners behind him as he aims for three straight in a ...
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Mr Quickie remains favourite for SA Derby

Mr Quickie remains favourite for SA Derby

Despite drawing in the second half of the field, the Phillip Stokes-trained Mr Quickie remains favourite for the Group One ...
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Kings Will Dream has clean bill of health

Kings Will Dream has clean bill of health

Having survived a fractured pelvis, Kings Will Dream is enjoying a spell before joining the stables of Chris Waller ahead ...
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Beefeater

Beefeater aiming for Queensland glory

Hunterville farmers Christopher and Susanna Grace have experienced plenty of success as owners in Australia, with Group 1-winning mare Shillelagh ...
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Maximum Security Derby appeal denied

Maximum Security Derby appeal denied

Racing authorities have denied an appeal by Maximum Security's owner against the colt's Derby disqualification saying stewards are not subject ...
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Felaar

Take two for Felaar

Progressive Kiwi stayer Felaar is likely to back-up at Caulfield this week after a nightmare first taste of Australian racing ...
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Melody Belle

Melody Belle back in work

Multiple Group 1-winning mare Melody Belle is back in work in preparation for a busy spring campaign. The four-year-old daughter ...
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Owner to appeal Kentucky Derby result

Owner to appeal Kentucky Derby result

Owner Gary West has confirmed he will appeal Maximum Security's disqualification as the Kentucky Derby winner for causing interference ...
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Shoals to miss Ascot in favour of Everest

Shoals to miss Ascot in favour of Everest

Royal Ascot can wait for triple Group One winner Shoals who will stay in Australia with The Everest in mind ...
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More Energy

Jason Coyle energised for Scone assignment

More Energy can earn a trip back to Queensland with an impressive performance when he adds Scone to his list ...
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Newcastle tips

Newcastle betting tips & full form for Tuesday, May 8

THE NSW coastal city of Newcastle is hosting racing this Tuesday as one of only two venues delivering thoroughbred action ...
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Tahlia Hope

Scans for apprentice after Wangaratta fall

Apprentice Tahlia Hope is to have scans on a shoulder and collarbone following a fall at the Wangaratta race ...
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Vega shows his Magic in Werribee jump-out

Vega shows his Magic in Werribee jump-out

Vega Magic has strolled home to an easy jump-out victory at Werribee ahead of his first-up outing in the Goodwood ...
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Takedown set to recapture form at Scone

Takedown set to recapture form at Scone

Trainer Gary Moore hopes a drop to Listed company at Scone can reinvigorate Group One winner Takedown as the gelding ...
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Bel Sonic on song for return at Caulfield

Bel Sonic on song for return at Caulfield

After a failed trip to Queensland during the summer, Bel Sonic has progressed nicely ahead of his racing return at ...
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Burning Passion to step up to G1 company

Burning Passion to step up to G1 company

Burning Passion will enter new territory in the Group One Doomben 10,000 in which he will take on top sprinters ...
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Daniel Moor set for Singapore adventure

Daniel Moor set for Singapore adventure

In-form jockey Daniel Moor will ride at Caulfield before he departs for a six-month stint in Singapore ...
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Kelso Wood to close Brisbane stable

Kelso Wood to close Brisbane stable

Group One-winning trainer Kelso Wood is expected to close his Eagle Farm stable because of ill health ...
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Kiwi shares in Kentucky Derby glory

Kiwi shares in Kentucky Derby glory

New Zealand bloodstock agent Michael Wallace has claimed a slice of American racing history. The China Horse Club’s racing and ...
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Trainer posts early strikes

Trainer posts early strikes

Raymond Connors’ jumping season is away to the perfect start. He produced last winter’s Great Northern Steeplechase (6400m) winner Wise ...
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Lessons learned from Kentucky: O'Brien

Lessons learned from Kentucky: O’Brien

Aidan O'Brien says the sloppy conditions and a bump at the start of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs played ...
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Te Akau strike early at Karaka

Te Akau strike early at Karaka

Te Akau struck early in the opening session of New Zealand Bloodstock’s two-day May Sale when they went to $110,000 ...
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Top lot Sydney bound

Top lot Sydney bound

Jason Abrahams of Champion Thoroughbreds went to $120,000 to secure the top lot in the yearling session of New Zealand ...
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Alice Springs market movers for Monday, May 7

Alice Springs market movers for Monday, May 7

IT is Alice Springs Cup day in the red centre and the punters have a full nine race card to ...
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Ipswich market movers for Monday, May 7

Ipswich market movers for Monday, May 7

QUEENSLAND'S primary meet today is at Ipswich as the race club hosts a strong seven event card. Where's the smart ...
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Gunnedah MM

Gunnedah market movers for Monday, May 7

NSW racing is at Gunnedah this afternoon as the race club puts on a seven race card to start off ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Billesdon Brook in upset Guineas win

Billesdon Brook has created history with a 66-1 upset in the 1000 Guineas at Newmarket ...
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Melbourne Cup runner-up euthanised

Melbourne Cup runner-up euthanised

Heartbreak City, second to Almandin in the Melbourne Cup, has been euthanised after breaking a leg in a racecourse gallop ...
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John Velazquez rides Always Dreaming to victory

Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

Favourite Always Dreaming has led all the way to win a muddy Kentucky Derby at CHurchill Downs ...
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Cup challengers for It's Somewhat

Cup challengers for It’s Somewhat

Godolphin's It's Somewhat will be at short odds to win the Doomben Cup but rivals believe they have genuine chances ...
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Odeon in form for shot at SA Derby

Odeon in form for shot at SA Derby

With three wins and a second from his four starts this campaign, three-year-old Odeon is the early favourite to claim ...
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Queensland Oaks next for Egg Tart

Queensland Oaks next for Egg Tart

Chris Waller has confirmed Egg Tart will head to Brisbane to try to add the Queensland Oaks to her Group ...
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New Sunshine Coast chief executive

New Sunshine Coast chief executive

The new Sunshine Coast chief executive John Miller will start work earlier than expected so he can gain knowledge of ...
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International travel an ambition for Weir

International travel an ambition for Weir

After another record breaking season, champion trainer Darren Weir would like to one day race on the international stage ...
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Win an omen for Wood and Gesler

Win an omen for Wood and Gesler

The Kelso Wood-Patricia Gesler training partnership has had its first winner and is hoping it is an omen for a ...
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Always Dreaming

Pletcher scores second Kentucky Derby win with Always Dreaming

THERE'S no denying that Todd Pletcher is a champion trainer and he worked his magic again on Sunday morning when ...
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More drug tests for Qld winter carnival

More drug tests for Qld winter carnival

Queensland officials have stepped up drug testing for the winter carnival starting with the Gold Coast meeting ...
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Churchill gives O'Brien Guineas record

Churchill gives O’Brien Guineas record

Champion trainer Aidan O'Brien has claimed a record eighth 2000 Guineas at Newmarket ...
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NSW racing news

Avdulla suspended for Lord Mayors Cup ride

Brenton Avdulla and apprentice Andrew Adkins have both been slapped with careless-riding bans at Rosehill on top of ones they ...
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NSW racing news

Ecuador wins first race for almost a year

Aided by an impeccable ride from Adam Hyeronimus, Ecuador has won his first race for almost a year, claiming the ...
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Vic racing

Lucky Lucky Lucky scores overdue victory

Lucky Lucky Lucky has formed part of a race-to-race double for the Tony McEvoy stable at Flemington ...
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Luke Nolen taken to hospital after fall

Luke Nolen taken to hospital after fall

Jockey Luke Nolen will be assessed for injuries in Royal Adelaide Hospital after a fall at Morphettville that has left ...
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racing news

Stradbroke Handicap plans for 3YO Takedown

Trainer Gary Moore has Stradbroke Handicap ambitions for Takedown after the three-year-old's win in the Gold Coast Guineas ...
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NSW racing news

Ecuador wins first race for almost a year

Aided by an impeccable ride from Adam Hyeronimus, Ecuador has won his first race for almost a year, claiming the ...
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racing news

Leebaz in upset win in Hollindale Stakes

There is no stopping Hawkes Racing as Leebaz continued the stable's golden run to win the Hollindale Stakes at the ...
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Vic racing

Promising Supido makes in six wins on trot

Supido and Admiral could clash again in the Group One Goodwood in Adelaide after fighting out the finish at Flemington ...
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racing news

Coolring lands plunge in Gold Coast Cup

Coolring has given in-form trainer Bjorn Baker the second leg of a feature-race double in landing a plunge to win ...
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racing news

Harrison repays Robl faith in Stocking win

As trainer Peter Robl thought she would, Tegan Harrison has found the key to Eloping in an all-the-way win in ...
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NSW racing news

Chris Waller trio stake Group One claims

Three Chris Waller-trained horses have put their Group One aspirations to the test with success at Rosehill ...
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racing news

Imposing Lass outstays rivals in Bracelet

Imposing Lass passed her first stamina test and continued her winning streak when she made it four wins in a ...
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Vic racing

Euston Road gives co-trainers welcome win

Three-year-old filly Euston Road has notched her first city win and broken a run of city outs for her trainers ...
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racing news

Royal Tithe wins G3 Ken Russell Memorial

Royal Tithe has upset her more fashionable winter carnival rivals, winning the Group Three Ken Russell Memorial at the Gold ...
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NSW racing news

Legerity continues Hawkes’ run of success

Legerity has kept the Hawkes Racing bandwagon rolling with victory at Rosehill after a big week for the family training ...
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Vic racing

I Am A Star wins at Flemington

Trainer Shane Nichols believes he has a pretty handy filly on his hands after the win of I Am A ...
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UK News

Dartmouth to be set for Royal Ascot

The Queen's horse Dartmouth will be set for the Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot after claiming a Group Three race ...
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racing news

Cathryn Sophia wins Kentucky Oaks

Kentucky Derby-winning trainer John Service has claimed his first Kentucky Oaks win with Cathryn Sopia ...
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racing news

O’Neill relaxed ahead of Kentucky Derby

Trainer Doug O'Neill has already won a Kentucky Derby with I'll Have Another, an experience he says prepares him for ...
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