Horse Racing History: Today In Racing 8th June

This day 8th June 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.


Sunny Coast best bets

Sunshine Coast betting preview, top tips & quaddie | 9/6/2021

See all the top tips, value bets, best odds & quaddie selections for the midweek metro meeting at the Sunshine ...
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Swan Hill racing tips

Swan Hill Racing Carnival hit by COVID restrictions

The three-day Swan Hill Racing Carnival is set to get underway on Friday, but for the second year in a ...
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Personal

VRC Oaks winner Personal headed to US for Breeders’ Cup bid

Personal, the 2020 VRC Oaks winner, is set to be jetted off to race in the United States with a ...
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Sale Turf Club

Sale betting tips, value bets & quaddie | Wednesday 9/6/2021

HorseBetting.com.au's James Herbert brings you his best bets, value picks and quaddie selections for the eight-race card at Sale in ...
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Canterbury racing tips

Canterbury Park betting preview & top tips | Wednesday, June 9

HorseBetting.com.au brings you the betting preview for the Canterbury race meeting on Wednesday, June 9. See all the top tips, ...
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Today's horse racing tips & best bets | June 8, 2021

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | June 8, 2021

Horse Racing around the country sees just three meetings scheduled to be run and won this Tuesday afternoon. Our racing ...
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Hyeronimus to face Racing NSW betting inquiry

Hyeronimus to face Racing NSW betting inquiry

Racing NSW stewards have scheduled a hearing into multiple charges levelled against Group One-winning jockey Adam Hyeronimus over betting offences ...
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Celestial Falls

Newnham to have three runners in The Roses

Mark Newnham is set to have a strong hand in the Group Three The Roses in Brisbane, with the Sydney ...
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Stockman

Stockman rounds up rivals at Warwick Farm

Trainer Joe Pride was left to wonder what might have been after Stockman continued on his winning way at Warwick ...
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Tofane

Moroney to welcome back spring hopefuls

Group One winner Tofane and imports Aktau and Buffalo River are set to return to Mike Moroney's stables on the ...
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Alizee

Sydney carnival lead-up loses WFA status

The Missile Stakes, a sprint race that heralds the arrival of spring racing in Sydney, will be run under a ...
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Scenic Warrior

Scenic Warrior lands maiden win at Farm

Co-trainer Michael Hawkes believes Scenic Warrior is a nice horse heading into next season after the colt broke his maiden ...
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Chris Waller

Waller saves Winx relation for another day

Covent Garden, a younger half-sister to champion Winx, has been scratched from a race at Warwick Farm but could make ...
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John O'Shea

Opacity to have short break before spring

Promising gelding Opacity is set to have a short break in the paddock before being set for a spring campaign ...
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Nazeef

Nazeef Tops 5-Win Wednesday

John Gosden-trained 4-year-old filly Nazeef landed Wednesday’s Snowdrop Fillies’ Stakes (Listed) over the Kempton Park all-weather, becoming the highlight of ...
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Perfect Match

Poon shines with a Sha Tin four-timer as Mighty Valor gives Yiu a hand

Matthew Poon illuminated a rain-drenched Sunday (7 June) at Sha Tin with a four-timer capped by victory aboard the courageous ...
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Unition

Wallace enjoying a break back in New Zealand

After going through New Zealand’s strict Covid-19 quarantine protocol following his return from the USA, Michael Wallace is enjoying the ...
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Showmanship

The show goes on with Belmont triumph

Potential West Australian star Showmanship indicated he was heading right to the top with another comprehensive victory on the weekend ...
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Gold Bracelet

Benner keen to get back into action

A pair of impressive trial winners at Foxton during the week has Otaki trainer Johno Benner looking forward to the ...
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Ryan Moore

Moore guides Love to 1000 Guineas triumph

Ryan Moore guided Love to victory at Newmarket on Sunday to give trainer Aidan O'Brien a sixth success in the ...
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Thanks Forever

Thanks Forever on the up

Thanks Forever (131lb) showed again that he is a talent worthy of a bit of hype. The three-year-old built on ...
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Zac Purton

Purton gets his 1000 as Thanks Forever impresses again

Zac Purton hit a big milestone at Sha Tin this afternoon, Saturday, 8 June. The champion jockey became only the ...
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Corey Brown

Queensland Derby fall inquiry adjourned

An inquiry into injured jockey Corey Brown's fall in the Queensland Derby has been adjourned until he is available to ...
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Deprive steps up for first stakes success

Deprive steps up for first stakes success

Godolphin sprinter Deprive has won his first black-type race at his first attempt, taking out the Listed June Stakes at ...
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Third Brisbane Cup winner for Damien Oliver

Third Brisbane Cup winner for Damien Oliver

Sixties Groove outstayed his rivals to win the Group Two Brisbane Cup to give champion jockey Damien Oliver his third ...
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Blazejowski answers question at Flemington

Blazejowski answers question at Flemington

Blazejowski has remained unbeaten in his current campaign, displaying a good turn of foot to claim a heat of the ...
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What the Group I Stradbroke jockeys said

What the Group I Stradbroke jockeys said

Few beaten jockeys had any excuses for their mounts in the Group One Stradbroke Handicap ...
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Simply Optimistic up to Sydney challenge

Simply Optimistic up to Sydney challenge

New Zealand sprinter Simply Optimistic has shown he is up to Sydney company with a decisive 1200m-win ...
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Trekking wins the Group One Stradbroke Hcp

Trekking wins the Group One Stradbroke Hcp

Godolphin sprinter Trekking has won the Stradbroke Handicap, the signature race of the Queensland winter carnival ...
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Mr Quickie prevails in dramatic Qld Derby

Mr Quickie prevails in dramatic Qld Derby

Mr Quickie survived a protest from runner-up Vow And Declare to give trainer Phillip Stokes his first winner in Brisbane ...
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Chouxting The Mob impresses at Flemington

Chouxting The Mob impresses at Flemington

Following wins at Sandown and Cranbourne, Chouxting The Mob has graduated to Saturday company with an impressive victory at Flemington ...
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Mr Quickie outstays rivals in Group 1 Qld Derby

Mr Quickie outstays rivals in Group 1 Qld Derby

Mr Quickie stayed on best to win the Group One Queensland Derby, beating Vow And Declare and the filly Aliferous ...
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JJ Atkins Plate.

Prince Fawaz wins the Gr 1 JJ Atkins Plate

Prince Fawaz has beaten Kubrick and Reloaded in an all-Sydney-trained finish to the Group One JJ Atkins Plate at Eagle ...
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Catwalk breaks through for Randwick win

Catwalk breaks through for Randwick win

The Chris Waller-trained Catwalk has shown her talent to break her maiden at Randwick despite also showing she has a ...
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Epsom looms for Qld Guineas winner Kolding

Epsom looms for Qld Guineas winner Kolding

Kolding has made it four wins in a row and earned a crack at the Epsom Handicap in the spring ...
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Jade Darose lands double Flemington win

Jade Darose lands double Flemington win

Parwan Prince has provided dual licence holder Jade Darose with a career highlight, giving her a first Flemington winner as ...
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Victorem shows true class in Hinkler win

Victorem shows true class in Hinkler win

Port Macquarie galloper Victorem missed the Stradbroke Handicap but showed his class with a storming win in the Hinkler Handicap ...
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Dr Watson

Dr Watson upsets the sprinters at Trentham

Consistent middle-distance performer Dr Watson sprang a major surprise when he upset the open- class sprinters over 1200m on a ...
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Upset win by Vinland in The Wayne Wilson

Upset win by Vinland in The Wayne Wilson

Vinland will continue on a black-type path in Queensland following his narrow victory in the Listed The Wayne Wilson at ...
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Sultan Of Swing

Sultan Of Swing back in winning rhythm

Class galloper Sultan of Swing returned to winning form with a vengeance when he dealt with his open- class rivals ...
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St Edward's Crown too strong at Flemington

St Edward’s Crown too strong at Flemington

St Edward's Crown has broken through for her maiden success, taking out the Bruce Gadsden Handicap at Flemington ...
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Waller mares dominate Dane Ripper finish

Waller mares dominate Dane Ripper finish

Trainer Chris Waller trained mares have filled three of the first four placings in the Dane Ripper Stakes, the traditional ...
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Signore Fox claims Listed Daybreak Lover

Signore Fox claims Listed Daybreak Lover

Sydney colt Signore Fox has found the right conditions at Eagle Farm to confirm trainer Peter Snowden's high opinion of ...
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Birdsong

Baker Forsman filly makes winning debut at Te Rapa

Impeccably bred youngster Birdsong made a winning debut for the Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman stable when she led all ...
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Joao Moreira

Joao Moreira to leave Hong Kong

Champion jockey Joao Moreira is to leave Hong Kong with plans to move to Japan in the new season ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Forster’s patience with Too Good To Refuse

Trainer Desleigh Forster's patience with Too Good To Refuse can be rewarded with a win when the stakes-winning gelding resumes ...
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Timing right for Brook Magic's return

Timing right for Brook Magic’s return

A wet track should be tailor-made for Brook Magic to make a strong return to racing as the Joe Pride-trained ...
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QLD Racing

Doomben track still in heavy range

Stewards have left the Doomben track at a heavy eight rating after a late afternoon inspection ahead of the Stradbroke ...
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Freshened Lindsay Park pair set to shine

Freshened Lindsay Park pair set to shine

Miss Gunpowder and Cool Chap have returned to Lindsay Park after interstate raids and are set to line up in ...
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Australian gambling on horses

Learning experience for Black Magnum

Winning debutant Black Magnum has his first start on grass when the Mark Newnham-trained colt takes on the Spring On ...
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Short winter prep planned for Roddandtodd

Short winter prep planned for Roddandtodd

Daniel Bowman has a two-run campaign planned for Roddandtodd to give the sprinter the chance to chase good prize money ...
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QLD Racing

Vets pass Stradbroke Handicap pair

Racing Queensland vets have given the green light for Endless Drama and Burning Passion to run in the Group One ...
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Clark not weighed down by lost opportunity

Clark not weighed down by lost opportunity

Tim Clark regrets being unable to make weight to partner Perast in the Stradbroke Handicap, but is upbeat about renewing ...
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Machinegun Jubs

Machinegun Jubs needs jockey

Gosford trainer Angela Davies is hoping to secure a jockey for Machinegun Jubs on race day at Randwick as the ...
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Trainer Toby Edmonds to sizzle in Atkins

Trainer Toby Edmonds to sizzle in Atkins

Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds can put the icing on a great season if Sizzling Ace wins the Group One ...
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Van Overmeire to be reunited with Doukhan

Van Overmeire to be reunited with Doukhan

In-form apprentice Jean Van Overmeire is after his third win on Doukhan when the nine-year-old returns contests Stayers Cup at ...
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Tommy Berry to return to Sydney racing

Tommy Berry to return to Sydney racing

Australian jockey Tommy Berry has announced he will return home from Hong Kong to Sydney racing next season ...
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Ryan chasing a first in Queensland Derby

Ryan chasing a first in Queensland Derby

Trainer Nick Ryan is looking to Queensland Derby aspirant Mahamedeis to give him the Group One win that eluded him ...
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A look at the Stradbroke Handicap

A look at the Stradbroke Handicap

A look at the history of the Group One Stradbroke Handicap which carries $1.5 million prize money and run again ...
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Monmouth brings Elwick Eddie to Flemington

Monmouth brings Elwick Eddie to Flemington

In form Tasmanian three-year-old Monmouth makes the trip across Bass Strait to tackle the mainlander at Flemington ...
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Redkirk Warrior arrives in England

Redkirk Warrior arrives in England

Redkirk Warrior has arrived in England and co-trainer Ben Hayes says reports are the star sprinter has travelled well in ...
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Betting tips for Stradbroke Handicap Day at Doomben, June 9

Betting tips for Stradbroke Handicap Day at Doomben, June 9

IT is Stradbroke Handicap Day at Doomben this weekend as the Queensland course hosts the premier race card for the ...
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Purton looks for a Handsome return at Sha Tin

Purton looks for a Handsome return at Sha Tin

Zac Purton will have the second of two “free hits” at Sha Tin on Sunday, 10 June, when he hopes ...
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Mishani to atone for unlucky defeat

Mishani to atone for unlucky defeat

Trainer Chris Anderson believes Mishani Bullitt can make up for an unlucky last start when he runs in the Group ...
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Pointers to Perast's Stradbroke chances

Pointers to Perast’s Stradbroke chances

The fact astute trainer Paul Perry and jockey Jeff Lloyd have combined with Perast points to the three-year-old as a ...
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Rockhampton market movers for Friday, June 8

Rockhampton market movers for Friday, June 8

THE sunshine state is hosting racing this Friday and the punters have made their moves early in the piece at ...
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The Monstar primed for Stradbroke

The Monstar primed for Stradbroke

Scone trainer Brett Cavanough is confident the The Monstar will have no trouble with the seven-day back-up into the Group ...
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Trainer concerned with hurdler’s handicap position

Trainer concerned with hurdler’s handicap position

Paul Nelson can’t fault The Shackler ahead of Trentham, but he is concerned with the jumper’s weight. The Hastings trainer ...
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Canberra market movers

Canberra market movers for Friday, June 8

CANBERRA is racing this Friday and the punters have rallied around the meet in the nation's capital. Let's take a ...
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Doomben should be soft for Stradbroke

Doomben should be soft for Stradbroke

Brisbane Racing Club Officials are hopeful Doomben will have a soft track rating for the Stradbroke Handicap meeting with fine ...
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Stewards warn trainers about substance

Stewards warn trainers about substance

Racing NSW stewards have warned trainers about withdrawal times for injections after John Thompson was fined despite following the recommended ...
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Jockey Hugh Bowman riding Clearly Innocent

History against Clearly Innocent

Stradbroke favourite Clearly Innocent has to overcome a wide barrier and the history book if he is to win the ...
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Winx, Egg Tart showdown possible

Winx, Egg Tart showdown possible

Chris Waller has not ruled out a meeting between wonder mare Winx and Egg Tart during the Melbourne spring carnival ...
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Top Of My List eyes Queensland debut

Top Of My List eyes Queensland debut

The Anthony and Edward Cummings-trained mare Top Of My List races outside NSW for the first time when she lines ...
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Trainer Brad Smith fails to front inquiry

Trainer Brad Smith fails to front inquiry

Brisbane trainer Brad Smith remains suspended after again failing to attend an inquiry ...
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MVRC announce eight Cox Plate invitees

MVRC announce eight Cox Plate invitees

The Moonee Valley Racing Club has extended invitations to eight international horses to contest this year's weight-for-age Cox Plate ...
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No retreat as Napoleon prepares for battle

No retreat as Napoleon prepares for battle

German import Napoleon has bounced back from a career-threatening injury to make his Randwick debut on Saturday in the Stayers ...
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Trainer John Thompson fined over positive

Trainer John Thompson fined over positive

Trainer John Thompson has been fined for a positive swab despite following the recommended guidelines for the administration of a ...
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Rudy

Helen Page confident Rudy can bring its best to Brisbane Cup

ULTRA consistent Queenslander Rudy will be aiming to go one better than his most recent start when he tackles Saturday’s ...
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Docker Pav has a shot at Flemington goal

Docker Pav has a shot at Flemington goal

Adelaide trainer Nick Smart intends to move to Ballarat and will take the opportunity to check on stables ahead of ...
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Amarela chasing overdue win at Flemington

Amarela chasing overdue win at Flemington

Trainer Nigel Blackiston believes the step up to 1800m should suit Amarela at Flemington on the day stakes-winning stablemate Manapine ...
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Queensland Cup moved

Queensland Cup moved

The Queensland Cup meeting has been moved from Eagle Farm to the Sunshine Coast ...
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Thompson to reunite with De Little Engine

Thompson to reunite with De Little Engine

Apprentice Ben Thompson is excited to get back aboard in-form stayer De Little Engine who will be chasing his third-straight ...
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Randwick win would be nice for Murray

Randwick win would be nice for Murray

Rachael Murray, the first female jockey to notch 100 wins in a NSW season, will partner Wouldnt It Be Nice ...
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Locals plot Atkins upset at Doomben

Locals plot Atkins upset at Doomben

Kiwi Melody Belle looks too good in the Group One J J Atkins but some local stables are hoping better ...
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French import ready for Australian debut

French import ready for Australian debut

OTI Racing's Terry Henderson is excited to see French import Loresho is ready to make his Australian debut at Flemington ...
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Ruthven to tackle third Derby

Ruthven to tackle third Derby

Trainer Ciaron Maher believes the best of Ruthven is still to come but will give the colt his chance in ...
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Melody Belle

Te Akau’s Brisbane carnival success hinges on Doomben results

TE Akau co-trainer Jamie Richards has enjoyed his fair share of success during the Brisbane winter carnival this year, but ...
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Hopfgarten on Stradbroke Handicap mission

Hopfgarten on Stradbroke Handicap mission

Trainer Robert Heathcote hopes aggressive tactics on Hopfgarten can give him his first Group One winner in Brisbane in the ...
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Randwick heavy for June Stakes meeting.

Randwick heavy for June Stakes meeting.

Persistent rain means Randwick is already in the heavy range two days out from the June Stakes meeting with more ...
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Stradbroke betting guide

Stradbroke Handicap betting guide with form, markets and best bet

THE Stradbroke Handicap is one of the most popular races during the Brisbane winter carnival and it runs this Saturday ...
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Stradbroke tips

Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap form and tips at Doomben, June 10

THE Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap is one of the highlight races of the Brisbane winter carnival and we have form ...
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Blake Shinn ready for first US rides

Blake Shinn ready for first US rides

Sydney jockey Blake Shinn will have five rides at Arlington Park for his first meeting during his five-week stint in ...
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Vic racing

Sarah Moody to face RAD Board over tweet

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board will hear charges laid by Racing Victoria stewards against Sarah Moody for alleged offensive ...
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Vic racing

Racing Australia and breeders in fight

Thoroughbred breeders are concerned that Racing Australia can implement new rules without any input from the breeding industry ...
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Vic racing

Michelle Payne keen on race riding return

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been discharged from a Melbourne hospital after pancreatic surgery following a race fall ...
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NSW racing news

Hugh Bowman back in style at Canterbury

Globe-trotting jockey Hugh Bowman has made a welcome return to the Sydney winner's circle at a low-key Canterbury meeting ...
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Queensland news

Taylor forced to jump off horse at Doomben

Jason Taylor has been forced to jump off his mount Vitervo Star at Doomben ...
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Queensland news

Executed scores at Doomben for Johnston

Executed has given rookie trainer Krystle Johnston her first stakes victory with a win at Doomben in the Lightning Handicap ...
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Vic racing

Flemington battle for Lindsay Park trio

Jacquinot Bay is rated the best chance of the Lindsay Park runners in the Rod Johnson Handicap at Flemington ...
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Queensland news

Deja vu for Taylor ahead of Stradbroke

Jason Taylor has the ride on Takedown in the Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm on Saturday ...
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NSW racing news

Palazzo a definite June Stakes runner

Trainer Matthew Smith will keep Palazzo Pubblico in Sydney for the June Stakes but has not ruled out another trip ...
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Vic racing

Michelle Payne keen on race riding return

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been discharged from a Melbourne hospital after pancreatic surgery following a race fall ...
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racing news

Review into jumps deaths at Ellerslie

A review has been launched after three horses died in jumps races at Ellerslie this week with an animal advocacy ...
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Vic racing

Michelle Payne discharged from hospital

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been discharged from hospital following pancreatic surgery ...
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Queensland news

Taylor forced to jump off horse at Doomben

Jason Taylor has been forced to jump off his mount Vitervo Star at Doomben ...
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Vic racing

Michelle Payne discharged from hospital

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been discharged from hospital following pancreatic surgery ...
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Queensland news

Azkadellia draws barrier 5 for Stradbroke

Favourite Azkadellia will start from barrier five of 18 in the $1.5 million Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm ...
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Queensland news

Updated: 2016 Stradbroke Handicap field, barrier draw and odds

THE barrier draw for the $1.5 million Group 1 Stradbroke Handicap has been made with race-favourite Azkadellia drawing ideally in ...
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racing news

Michelle Payne remains upbeat about 2016 Melbourne Cup

MICHELLE Payne became a household name when she won the 2015 Melbourne Cup aboard despised outsider Prince Of Penzance, but ...
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NSW racing news

Tommy Berry returns to Sydney racing

Tommy Berry will make his reutrn to Sydney racing after a successful stint in Asia which included a Group One ...
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Vic racing

Hayes wants synthetic track in NE Vic

Rain has forced the rescheduling of a race meeting at Wangaratta to Wodonga, prompting calls for a synthetic track in ...
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