Horse Racing News

Ex-Metrop favourite now unlikely to front

Chris Waller says only a comprehensive win at Rosehill can resurrect Alward's chances of running in The Metropolitan.

Dawn Wall to build on promising comeback

Chris Waller believes he has found an ideal distance range for classy mare Dawn Wall.

Begg-trained colt Il Divo heading to town

Trainer Grahame Begg is convinced Il Divo has continued to improve since his maiden win at Geelong ahead of the colt's next test in a...

Godolphin colts target G3 Gloaming Stakes

Promising colts Astoria and Sanctioned can lay down a marker for spring when they line-up in the Gloaming Stakes at Rosehill.

Trainer has a Group One dream at Caulfield

Rodney Ollerton has Group One aspirations with his talented galloper Royal Tudor who runs in the Group Three Testa Rossa Stakes at Caulfield.

Ryan coy about Rose favourite for Everest

Menari is a clear-cut favourite to win the Golden Rose, but trainer Gerald Ryan hasn't ruled out chasing an even bigger spring prize.
Greenpark Gem

A Gem of a run on the cards for Greenpark in the Guineas

THREE-YEAR-OLD sensation Greenpark Gem is destined to be a force next year, but connections are optimistic the horse can handle group one company earlier than...
Close Up

Triple Crown on the agenda for Close Up

NO horse has ever won the Hawke’s Bay weight-for-age triple crown, but Cambridge trainer Shelley Hale is keen to keep the dream alive following Close...

Snitzkraft keeps to own age for Ipswich

Promising three year old Snitzkraft will take on his own age group at Ipswich after connections elected not to accept in a Plate race.
Pacorus

Pacorus’ path heading towards NZ Cup

CONSISTENT stayer Pacorus is back working and on the warpath towards a group three feature in November. The six-year-old is in the early stages of...