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Kah Picks Up Plum Ride On Nature Strip

Melbourne's premiership pacesetter Jamie Kah is the new rider for Nature Strip, who has arrived in the southern capital ahead of the Lightning Stakes.
Tony Gollan

Gollan On Weather Watch With Sugar Boom

Track conditions are likely to determine the outcome of the Gold Coast Quality which features the clash of stablemates Sugar Boom and Tullio.
Tralee Rose

Tralee Rose Thrashes Her Rivals In Bagot

Symon Wilde has always believed Tralee Rose could be a top stayer and her runaway seven lengths win in the Bagot Handicap proved he could...
Punt Drunk horse racing news & views

Punt Drunk: Punters left fuming after Ararat and Wagga calamities

Punt Drunk takes a look at some of the major talking points heading into the today's race meetings, including comedy of errors at Ararat and...
Punt Drunk horse racing news & views

Punt Drunk: Russian Camelot tops market for All Star Mile

Punt Drunk all the goss and best bets ahead of Tuesday's horse racing action, including the latest on Russian Camelot's All Star Mile bid...

Williams Reunites With Creedence In Cup

Matt Cumani has decided to change things around with his durable stayer Creedence in a bid to win the Pakenham Cup.
Royal Witness

Top Jockey Secured For Royal Assignment

Trainer Joe Pride believes short-course specialist Royal Witness has returned in career-best order and is on target for his stakes test at Moonee Valley.
One More Try

Cumani Happy For One More Try At Local Cup

Matt Cumani would love to win his home town Cup with One More Try, who he says deserves a change of luck in the Ballarat...

Kemalpasa Proves Too Hard To Get Past

Tough Adelaide sprinter Kemalpasa again proved too good for Order Of Command when he relegated that horse to second for the third time.
Nature Strip

Hugh Bowman Lands Nature Strip Ride

Multiple Group One winner Nature Strip will have a new jockey as he looks to bounce back from a disappointing spring in the VRC Sprint...
Fifty Stars

Mackinnon Attack With Proven Performers

Tom Dabernig is approaching the Mackinnon Stakes with a degree of confidence in his two proven Group One performers, Fifty Stars and Harlem.
Purple Sector

Purple Sector hoping to get The Gong

The colours of the late Dato Tan Chin Nam were fittingly to the fore on Melbourne Cup Day when Purple Sector took out the Listed...
Craig Williams

How many Melbourne Cups has Craig Williams won?

As the 2020 Melbourne Cup approaches, HorseBetting.com.au takes a look at star jockey Craig Williams' record in the race that stops a nation.
September Run

September Run Races Away With Coolmore

The Chris Waller-trained September Run has scored her most important victory with a barnstorming performance to win the Coolmore Stud Stakes.

Jordan Childs Gains Cup Ride On Raider

Jordan Childs' spring began with a blow when he found out he had lost the Melbourne Cup ride on Surprise Baby but he's gained the...

Waller Pair Need To Peak In Cox Plate

Chris Waller won four Cox Plates in a row with the mighty Winx but he knows they don't come that easily. He has both Kolding...

Williams Declares Humidor Ready For Plate

Champion jockey Craig Williams can see several similarities between his 2006 Cox Plate winner Fields Of Omagh and his ride this year, Humidor.

Tagaloa Drawn To Box Seat In The Guineas

Trent Busuttin is approaching the Caulfield Guineas with confidence regarding the prospects of Tagaloa, who from barrier three should get the run of the race.
Surprise Baby

Surprise Baby Ready For Flemington Fight

Paul Preusker will decide after Surprise Baby runs in the Turnbull Stakes whether he will contest the Cox Plate or head straight to the Melbourne...

Headstrong Mare Makes It Successive Wins

Jim Conlan trains a handful of horses these days and he's thankful that Pinyin has improved her racing manners, a change that has led to...

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...