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Behemoth Carries Big Weight To Group 1 Victory

South Australian Behemoth made it successive Group One wins when he took out the Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes, prompting connections to hope for an Everest...
Russian Camelot

O’Brien Excited By Rising Star’s Return

Danny O'Brien is hoping hype will meet expectation with Russian Camelot when he resumes from a spell in the Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington.
Craig Williams

Surprise Baby on track for winning return

Gifted stayer Surprise Baby is showing his trainer Paul Preusker enough to think he can secure a start in the Cox Plate by winning the...

Giant galloper Behemoth wins Memsie Stakes

Behemoth, who was sold for $120,000 as a weanling and then $6,000 as a yearling, has recorded his first Group One win in the Memsie...

Behemoth chasing biggest win in Memsie

Trainer David Jolly believes Behemoth is tuned up and ready to take on a star-studded field in the first Group One race of the Victorian...
Craig Williams

Williams returns to the fold at Caulfield

Champion jockey Craig Williams will return to riding after a three week break and has already set his sights on another Melbourne premiership title.
Craig Williams

Premierships record in sights of Williams

With his ninth Victorian metropolitan jockeys' premiership secured this season, Craig Williams has moved to within two of equalling the record for most titles.
Daniel Stackhouse

Stackhouse steers She’s A Thief to victory

A win on She's A Thief at Caulfield has moved jockey Daniel Stackhouse back to within two wins of Jye McNeil at the top of...
Bumper Blast

Williams steers Bumper Blast to success

Barrier one was no disadvantage for Bumper Blast after Craig Williams steered a path to the outside to take out the The Belzoni at Flemington.
Craig Williams

Calypso can Reign in Williams title bid

Trainer David Jolly believes Calypso Reign is racing well enough to measure up in his first Melbourne appearance at Flemington against his own age over...
Lord Von Costa

More Flemington success for Lord Von Costa

The $1.3 million Kosciuszko at Randwick during spring is on the radar for connections of Lord Von Costa who has claimed his second Listed win...

Vassilator to make headway in Winter final

Disappointed with Vassilator's antics of carrying his head high, trainer Colin Little has returned to using a training aid before racing at Flemington.
Craig Williams

Williams in seven-win Melbourne title lead

Striving for his ninth Melbourne jockeys' premiership, Craig Williams heads into the final month of the season with a seven-win lead in the title race.

Felicia races to impressive Caulfield win

The Dean Binaisse-trained Felicia has returned to the winners' circle with an impressive performance at Caulfield under Craig Williams.
Bartholomeu Dias

Bartholomeu Dias breaks through at Sandown

The Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained import Bartholomeu Dias has broken through for his first Australian win with an impressive display at Sandown.
King Of Hastings

King Of Hastings set for his winter target

The Listed AR Creswick Stakes at Flemington has been a winter target for the consistent King Of Hastings who heads into the 1200m race in...
Craig Williams

Trackwork boost for title-chasing Williams

Craig Williams is hoping a return to riding trackwork will stand him in good stead in a Melbourne jockeys' premiership battle with Damien Oliver.
Craig Williams

Williams after win in Travis Harrison Cup

Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Craig Williams will chase a second victory in the race honouring his cousin, the Travis Harrison Cup, at The Valley.
Django Freeman

Valley test for spring hope Django Freeman

German import Django Freeman's performance in a 2040m winter handicap at The Valley will give trainer Robert Hickmott with a clearer guide heading into spring.

RV make adjustments to trackwork protocols

Victorian Jockeys Association boss Matt Hyland has welcomed Racing Victoria's decision to allow the 'Green' team jockeys to start riding trackwork again.

Vassilator returns to form at Flemington

After a winless streak extending more than two years, Vassilator has broken through with a narrow win in the VRC Heritage Handicap at Flemington.

Three straight for Prezado at Flemington

Prezado has added to his impressive Flemington straight-track record, taking out the Jim Beam Hill Plate to make it three successive wins.
Craig Williams

Williams leads Oliver in city premiership

Eight-time Melbourne jockeys' premiership winner Craig Williams is four wins ahead of 10-time winner Damien Oliver with two months of this season remaining.

German import in Flemington eye-catcher

German import Django Freeman has pleased his trainer Robert Hickmott with his Australian debut at Flemington.

Karaka graduate impressive debut winner at Geelong

Supporters of the heavily-backed Kukeracha would have had their heart in the mouth when he stepped away a length behind the field but the son...