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Horse Racing History: Today in Racing 17th January

This day 17th January in horse racing news history From the extensive Horse Betting news archives we present the all the thoroughbred racing action in...
Jamie Richards

Hong Kong Jockey Club unveils Jamie Richards as new addition to training ranks

The Hong Kong Jockey Club is pleased to announce that Jamie Richards will be joining the training ranks in Hong Kong for the start of...
Jamie Richards

Champion Kiwi trainer Hong Kong bound as Walker returns

New Zealand’s leading trainer Jamie Richards will move to Hong Kong in the new year to take up an invitation from the Hong Kong Jockey...
Tutukaka

Tutukaka triumphant in Geelong Classic

The Tony Pike-trained Tutukaka confirmed his staying prowess when powering home to land the Listed Geelong Classic (2200m) on Wednesday under a patient Damian Lane...
Tutukaka

Tutukaka Derby bound

The Tony Pike-trained two-year-old gelding Tutukaka ticked the first box as he makes a long-range bid for the Group 1 VRC Derby (2500m) with a...
Arcadia Queen

Arcadia Queen passed in at $3.4m as sales records tumble

Records tumbled on the opening day of the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale, but Arcadia Queen was not among the stars to go under the...
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Punt Drunk: Yulong splashes the cash on Melody Belle buy

Punt Drunk's Wednesday edition focuses on the Magic Millions National Broodmare Sale, where the recently retired Melody Belle drew some monster bids yesterday.
Melody Belle

Bosson farewells Melody Belle

Opie Bosson knows the time is right for Melody Belle to stop racing. But it didn’t mean he wasn’t affected by it. Melody Belle ended...

Punt Drunk : Melody Belle & Humidor Say Their Final Goodbye!

Punt Drunk Daily – 22/5/21 It is a Group 1 type of Saturday as the Doomben Cup takes centre stage today, and boy oh boy...
Melody Belle

Stellar career drawing to a close

Tuesday morning began a series of lasts for 14-time Group One winner Melody Belle. The six-year-old mare had her final gallop at the Gold Coast...
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Punt Drunk: Baffert pleads innocence over Medina Spirit scandal

Punt Drunk delves into the scandal surrounding Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit, who is the fifth Bob Baffert-trained horse to return a positive drug test...
Melody Belle

Doomben Cup swansong for Melody Belle

The Group 1 Doomben Cup (2000m) on May 22 remains set as the final start in the storied career of Melody Belle following her midfield...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle vulnerable for Hollindale: Richards

Reigning New Zealand horse of the year Melody Belle will embark on the first steps of her final racing journey at the Gold Coast on...
Markus Aurelius

Richards out to continue dream season

Te Akau trainer Jamie Richards will be looking to extend what can only be described as a dream season when he lines-up a couple of...
Glen Boss and Sir Dragonet

Punt Drunk: Opie & Bossy locked in for Brisbane Winter Carnival

Punt Drunk catches you up with some of the top stories in racing from the last 24 hours, including two big jockey bookings for the...
Melody Belle

Bosson to reunite with Melody Belle

Melody Belle will end her racing career with a familiar face on her back. With the trans-Tasman travel bubble coming into effect last Monday, Kiwi...
Probabeel

Richards excited to dust off passport

Leading New Zealand trainer Jamie Richards has experienced plenty of success in Australia over the last 12 months, he just hasn’t been able to be...
Avantage

Richards savouring record-breaking season

Reflecting on what has already become one of the most dominant seasons from a New Zealand stable, champion trainer Jamie Richards said Te Akau Racing...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle passed fit to start at Rosehill

Melody Belle will be given the chance to break her Sydney hoodoo after recovering well from a health setback.

Punt Drunk : Classique Legend is set for an Everest return!

Punt Drunk Daily brings you all the latest Horse Racing news and controversies from around Australia, including the latest development about Melody Belle and whether...
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Punt Drunk: Star mares to go under the hammer on the Gold Coast

Punt Drunk brings you today's top racing tips and some of the big stories from the last 24 hours, including the news that star mares...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle settles in well ahead of Sydney swansong

New Zealand’s darling of the turf, Melody Belle, has crossed the Tasman and has settled in well to her Randwick base ahead of her Sydney...
Amarelinha

Sydney Carnival delays a positive for Te Akau raiders

It’s a case of business as usual for Te Akau Racing trainer Jamie Richards despite the postponement of the Golden Slipper racemeeting at Rosehill due...
Melody Belle

Staying test for Melody Belle

Melody Belle, New Zealand’s darling of the turf, will continue her farewell tour in Sydney later this month. Fresh off her history-making win in the...
Melody Belle

Melody Belle sets Group One record at Ellerslie

Champion mare Melody Belle created a piece of New Zealand racing history at Ellerslie on Saturday when she strode to victory in the Group 1...