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2019 June
  • Mon, Jun 17, 2019
    Victorian trainer Jarrod McLean will face a racing tribunal again in September for allegedly possessing a 'jigger' after the case was adjourned on Monday.
  • Sun, Jun 16, 2019
    Victorian trainer Jarrod McLean, Darren Weir's former Warrnambool assistant, will front a hearing on Monday charged with possessing an electrical device.
  • Sun, Jun 16, 2019
    Gold Mount, a Royal Ascot winner when called Primitivo, has made a winning return in England after racing in Hong Kong and will be aimed at the Melbourne cup.
  • Sun, Jun 16, 2019
    Cox Plate favourite Mystic Journey is pleasing her trainer Adam Trinder as she continues her build-up towards a planned race return in the Bletchingly Stakes.
  • Sun, Jun 16, 2019
    The Andrew Ramsden runner-up Surprise Baby is about to return to work with The Bart Cummings a first target on the way to the Melbourne Cup.
  • Sun, Jun 16, 2019
    Queensland owners and trainers have been reminded to vaccinate their horses against Hendra virus after a horse was found with the disease in NSW.
  • Sat, Jun 15, 2019
    Perth galloper Man Booker has had a consolation win in the Eye Liner Stakes after failing in the three Group One races during the winter.
  • Sat, Jun 15, 2019
    Veteran Destiny's Kiss has won his second Listed Winter Cup, six years after his first, upsetting a classy field of stayers at Rosehill.
  • Sat, Jun 15, 2019
    The Mick Bell-trained sprinter Jungle Edge has notched the 16th win of his career with victory on a soft track in an open handicap at Sandown.
  • Sat, Jun 15, 2019
    Trainer Mike Moroney has brought up a winning double at Sandown with a couple of imports, Mr Marathon Man and Buffalo River, who he hopes can keep stepping up.
  • Fri, Jun 14, 2019
    Trainer Chris Munce is ignoring First Crush's last start failure as the gelding prepares for a second tilt at the Ipswich Cup.
  • Fri, Jun 14, 2019
    Replacement riders are required for early favourites Quackerjack and Sweet Victory at Rosehill on Saturday after booked jockey Josh Parr succumbed to a knee injury.
  • Fri, Jun 14, 2019
    Newcastle trainer Kris Lees has spread his staying talent this weekend in a bid to land feature races at Ipswich and Rosehill.
  • Fri, Jun 14, 2019
    After a winning start to Australian racing at Ballarat, the Mike Moroney-trained import Buffalo River will be out to add a city win at Sandown.
  • Fri, Jun 14, 2019
    Archie Alexander believes last-start winner Spanner Head faces a tougher test at Sandown but is thrilled with the way the mare is going this campaign.
  • Thu, Jun 13, 2019
    Trainer Roger James is expecting a good showing from New Zealand three-year-old Hypnos in the gelding's second Melbourne start in a benchmark race at Sandown.
  • Thu, Jun 13, 2019
    Multiple Group One-winning jockey Nash Rawiller is back riding trackwork ahead of a return to race riding when he finishes a 15-month ban.
  • Thu, Jun 13, 2019
    Waging War will be out to confirm Winter Championship Series Final plans when he travels from Adelaide to run in a heat of the series at Sandown.
  • Thu, Jun 13, 2019
    American trainer Wesley Ward will return to Royal Ascot hoping for more success a decade after breaking new ground at the meeting.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Jockey Beau Appo has been unsuccessful in his internal review of a four-week suspension he was given for weighing in light at Toowoomba.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Corey Brown is facing a long stint on the sidelines following a fall in the Queensland Derby but says he has got plenty of time to add to his riding record.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Global Sanction steps up in grade but her trainer Grahame Begg expects a good showing from the mare when she chases a second-straight win at Sandown.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Smart sprinter Houtzen has revved up preparations for her Group One English assignment with a strong work-out ahead of the King's Stand Stakes.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Josh Parr expects to ride at Rosehill after injuring his knee in a tumble past the post following On Her Word's maiden win at Warwick Farm.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Trainer Garry Frazer has confirmed a riding switch for his stable star Spright when she chases the final Group One race of the season at Eagle Farm on Saturday week.
  • Wed, Jun 12, 2019
    Newcastle trainer Ben Smith has been handed a 4-1/2 year disqualification on a raft of charges relating to cobalt and his conduct when questioned by stewards.
  • Tue, Jun 11, 2019
    Lindsay Park head trainer David Hayes hopes to find Boom Time a home at stud after calling an end to the Caulfield Cup winner's racing career.
  • Mon, Jun 10, 2019
    Apprentice Jenny Duggan has celebrated her victory in the rising Star series while Celestial Falls has stamped herself a future topliner at Randwick.
  • Mon, Jun 10, 2019
    Just days after outriding her claim on country tracks, apprentice Jess Eaton has used her 3kg metropolitan claim to advantage for a double at Mornington.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    Trainer Shane Nichols hopes racing on her home track at Mornington can lead to a debut win for Annabeth after he decided to bypass Flemington with the filly.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    A horse trained by Jamie Osborne has won at Chelmsford hours after being close to danger when a fire broke out at the stables.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    Popular jockey Corey Brown remains in a Brisbane hospital after suffering back injuries in a fall at Eagle Farm but has full movement of his arms and legs.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    With a smaller team that is more focused on quality, trainer Shane Fliedner hopes to be seen in town more often during the spring.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    Trainer James Cummings idea to target the Brisbane winter with Godolphin horses has paid off with Trekking's Stradbroke win making it a $2 million winter.
  • Sun, Jun 09, 2019
    Zac Purton hit a big milestone at Sha Tin on Saturday when the champion jockey became only the second rider in Hong Kong history to reach 1000 wins.
  • Sat, Jun 08, 2019
    Blazejowski has remained unbeaten in his current campaign, displaying a good turn of foot to claim a heat of the VRC/CRV Winter Championship at Flemington.
  • Sat, Jun 08, 2019
    Kolding has made it four wins in a row and earned a crack at the Epsom Handicap in the spring after winning the Group Two Queensland Guineas at Eagle Farm.
  • Sat, Jun 08, 2019
    Parwan Prince has provided dual licence holder Jade Darose with a career highlight, giving her a first Flemington winner as both a trainer and a jockey.
  • Sat, Jun 08, 2019
    Mr Quickie survived a protest from runner-up Vow And Declare to give trainer Phillip Stokes his first winner in Brisbane in the Group One Queensland Derby.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Chouxting The Mob has been a model of consistency since returning from a serious leg injury and will be after a third successive win when he runs at Flemington.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    As a young jockey, a win in the Queensland Guineas helped thrust Chris Munce into the limelight and he is hoping the race can do the same for him as a trainer.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Trainer Stuart Kendrick is surprised Eric The Eel is such a big price in the J J Atkins Plate after the gelding's recent good form.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Leading Brisbane trainer Tony Gollan has had a poor start to the week but hopes to finish on a high with runners in the three Group One races at Eagle Farm.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Uncertainty over whether Streets Of Avalon would have gained a Stradbroke Handicap start means the gelding has remained in Melbourne to run at Flemington.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Trainer Tony McEvoy believes he has found the key to his horses racing well in Brisbane as he prepares for a two-pronged attack on the Group One Stradbroke.
  • Fri, Jun 07, 2019
    Trainer Ben Currie faces four-and-a-half years on the sidelines after having one sentence reduced to 30 months but getting a further two year disqualification.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    Trainer Toby Edmonds has had a nervous wait to get a start with Tyzone in the Stradbroke Handicap but is confident now the gelding is in the race, he can win.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    Promising sprinter Halvorsen can confirm Creswick Stakes plans with a good performance when he has first attempt at racing on the straight course at Flemington.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    A suspension has not dampened jockey Michael Hellyer's enthusiasm for his ride on Baccarat Baby in the Queensland Guineas.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    Following an all-the-way victory on debut at Cranbourne, Lesage will face a new challenge when she races down the straight at Flemington for the first time.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board has set a date to hear the charges against trainer Jarrod McLean, Darren Weir's former Warrnambool assistant.
  • Thu, Jun 06, 2019
    The June Stakes meeting is held at Randwick this Saturday and it is a soft track after some rain.
  • Wed, Jun 05, 2019
    Tommy Berry has a great chance to parlay his outstanding form into a Group One victory with a strong book of rides in Brisbane's three feature races.
  • Wed, Jun 05, 2019
    Stakes winner Villermont will have his second start back from a lengthy lay-off when he runs in a heat of the Winter Championship over 1400m at Flemington.
  • Wed, Jun 05, 2019
    Racing Victoria is confident a planned review of the Point Of Consumption tax regime in Victoria will help enable the state to compete with NSW in the face of major spring prizemoney increases.
  • Wed, Jun 05, 2019
    Victorian trainer David Brideoake will face a Racing NSW stewards inquiry after being charged with treatments given to his classic winning filly Princess Jenni in Sydney in April.
  • Wed, Jun 05, 2019
    Mark Zahra has ridden a winner at Sandown, his first meeting back following a long suspension incurred during The Championships at Randwick.
  • Tue, Jun 04, 2019
    Winners of selected international Group One races will be eligible for a bonus if they can win the Cox Plate, the Moonee Valley Racing Club has announced.
  • Tue, Jun 04, 2019
    Hawkesbury trainer Brad Widdup is keeping the lid on impressive Kembla Grange winner Rare Episode as he prepares the three-year-old for a city challenge.
  • Mon, Jun 03, 2019
    The Nominations for the 2019 Brisbane Cup at Eagle Farm on Saturday suggest it will be a very large field of stayers.
  • Mon, Jun 03, 2019
    An extended Everest carnival will now be held over six weeks with a number of new races being introduced and significant increases in prizemoney for other races.
  • Mon, Jun 03, 2019
    Newcastle and Kembla Grange will host stand-alone feature race meetings with metropolitan prize money and each with a race worth $1 million.
  • Mon, Jun 03, 2019
    A right-handed gallop at Pakenham under race jockey John Allen has Mr Quickie in top order ahead of the Group One Queensland Derby at Eagle Farm.
  • Sun, Jun 02, 2019
    Champion trainer Aidan O'Brien has won a record-equalling seventh Derby at Epsom with Anthony Van Dyck ridden by Seamie Heffernan.
  • Sun, Jun 02, 2019
    Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott have not ruled out starting US import Con Te Partiro in the Stradbroke Handicap if she can gain a berth.
  • Sat, Jun 01, 2019
    Trainer Richard Laming will resist the temptation of a trip to Darwin with Dogmatic, preferring to stay in Melbourne chasing the good prize money on offer.
  • Sat, Jun 01, 2019
    Two-year-old Exceedance has shown enough in his close third behind Splintex at Rosehill to give connections confidence he is a star in the making.
  • Sat, Jun 01, 2019
    Trainer James Cummings will consider a start in the Group One Tatt's Tiara for Multaja after the filly's explosive win in the Helen Coughlan Stakes at Doomben.
2019 May
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    It has been revealed today that top Perth filly Arcadia Queen will be heading east but with a change of stable.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    A two-year-old who scored a breathtaking win on debut headlines a stellar book of Rosehill rides for in-form jockey Tommy Berry.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    Trainer Kris Lees has made a key gear change to three-year-old Reginae who will chase her second city win of the season at Rosehill.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    Bob Peters says he wanted a slot for Arcadia Queen in the Everest and as a result has sent the filly to Chris Waller who has a slot.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    After victory in a restricted race at his most recent outing, William Thomas faces a class rise at Caulfield which will be offset with a weight drop.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    Queensland Racing Integrity Commission integrity investigation manager Tracey Pelling has resigned to take up a job in Victoria.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    Kris Lees has fond memories and a definite soft spot for the Queensland Oaks for good reason – and he’s hoping the classic wil mean even more to him on Saturday.
  • Fri, May 31, 2019
    Metropolitan racing in Sydney is at Rosehill with a top meeting in store.
  • Thu, May 30, 2019
    A strong gallop by Aliferous this week indicates the filly is ready to give Brenton Avdulla a winning Group One ride on his return from Japan.
  • Thu, May 30, 2019
    Fresh from a midweek treble, Tulloch Lodge will bring a European flavour to Rosehill when Hush Writer resumes over a staying trip in the McKell Cup.
  • Thu, May 30, 2019
    Niccanova will start from a wide barrier in the Spear Chief Stakes at Doomben as he chases a place in the Group One Stradbroke Handicap.
  • Thu, May 30, 2019
    Our Big Mike had a successful summer campaign in Australia late last year and his connections are hoping to replicate those results in the coming month.
  • Wed, May 29, 2019
    Racehorse owner Damion Flower's role in an alleged Sydney Airport cocaine importation operation was similar to being a principal, a court has heard.
  • Wed, May 29, 2019
    Horse racing is an industry focused on speed and precocity, but a couple of 10-year-olds will buck that trend when they contest a stakes race at Rosehill.
  • Tue, May 28, 2019
    The Race History of the Moreton Cup run at Doomben on Saturday suggests it’s a huge mock for the Stradbroke.
  • Tue, May 28, 2019
    Anthonyt Van Dyck, a half brother to a New Zealand champion sprinter, is among the leading contenders for the Derby at Epsom.
  • Mon, May 27, 2019
    After two solid trials, Romancer is set to have his first run for Grahame Begg when he lines up in a heat of the VRC-CRV Winter Championship at Caulfield.
  • Mon, May 27, 2019
    Newcastle mare Princess Posh has earned a reprieve from the sale ring to chase an elusive Group One win in the $1.5 million Stradbroke Handicap at Eagle Farm on Saturday week.
  • Mon, May 27, 2019
    The Bostonian faces a task at the weights if he is to complete a treble of Brisbane's major sprint races in the Stradbroke Handicap.
  • Sun, May 26, 2019
    The VRC hopes to build on the new-look Andrew Ramsden Stakes with more prize money and status for the race which offers a Melbourne Cup ballot exemption.
  • Sat, May 25, 2019
    Fidelia will be set for bigger races in the spring after stretching her winning sequence to four in the Donate to NJTappeal.com.au Trophy at Flemington.
  • Sat, May 25, 2019
    A Stradbroke Handicap start or a spell are options co-trainer Peter Snowden will weigh up with Military Zone after he won the Fred Best Classic at Eagle Farm.
  • Sat, May 25, 2019
    Popular stayer The Candy Man made it seven wins in a row and strengthened his Brisbane Cup claims when he won the Group Three Premier's Cup at Eagle Farm.
  • Fri, May 24, 2019
    Glamour filly Sunlight is the latest Group One star to secure a berth in the $14 million Everest at Randwick in October.
  • Fri, May 24, 2019
    Australian sprinter Acqume, who is in England with her Toby Edmonds-trained stablemate Houtzen, will run in a 1000m-race at York.
  • Fri, May 24, 2019
    If there is such a thing as horses for courses, She Knows could be a knockout chance at Randwick when she returns to her favourite racetrack.
  • Thu, May 23, 2019
    The Randwick meeting will provide an important insight into the staying credentials of a host of three-year-olds earmarked for winter carnival ambitions.
  • Thu, May 23, 2019
    New Zealand trainer Tony Pike looks to have an unexpected second chance in the Kingsford Smith Cup after Endless Drama shaped well in a barrier trial.
  • Thu, May 23, 2019
    Racing on Saturday in Sydney is at Randwick and the track is in good order after a month off.
  • Thu, May 23, 2019
    Stayers in The Andrew Ramsden will be racing for more than just prize money at Flemington with the winner gaining a ballot exemption into the Melbourne Cup.
  • Wed, May 22, 2019
    An ideal barrier draw has swayed Sydney trainer Gary Portelli to send juvenile Disruptor to Brisbane for a shot at the BRC Sires' Produce Stakes.
  • Wed, May 22, 2019
    Savigne, a half-sister to Doncaster Mile winner Kermadec, is set to follow her older sibling onto the Group One stage after scoring at Canterbury.
  • Tue, May 21, 2019
    Trainer Simon Morrish says he will not be the one deny the owners of Chouxting The Mob and Mental Telepathy their dreams of chasing a Melbourne Cup start.
  • Tue, May 21, 2019
    The ATC has commenced a formal Expressions of Interest process for connections to partner with the Club’s slot for the the TAB Everest at Randwick.
  • Tue, May 21, 2019
    Time is running out for Gai Waterhouse to keep intact the longest sequence of Group One wins among Australia’s current training ranks.
  • Sun, May 19, 2019
    Fan favourite The Candy man is set to return to city racing after making it six straight wins in a Class Five at the Gold Coast.
  • Sat, May 18, 2019
    A start in the Queensland Derby remains a possibility for Declares War after he broke through for Matt Cumani in The Mahogany Challenge at Flemington.
  • Sat, May 18, 2019
    Adelaide jockey Todd Pannell has ridden his first Group One winner on Despatch for trainer Tony McEvoy to celebrate a home-town win in The Goodwood.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    A change of riding tactics is expected to help Gem Song become the third three-year-old to win the weight-for-age Doomben Cup.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    A gallop at Cranbourne has convinced trainer Richard Laming to pay a late nomination for Jamaican Rain to take her place in The Goodwood at Morphettville.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    New Zealand Racing Minister Winston Peters has announced a repeal of the racing totalisator betting levy currently paid by the racing industry to the NZ Government.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    Queensland stewards hope to expedite outstanding hearings into charges against Toowoomba trainer Ben Currie following a Supreme Court ruling.
  • Fri, May 17, 2019
    Training partners Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra will have a two-pronged attack on a sprint race at Flemington, saddling Rock 'N' Gold and Smart Coupe.
  • Thu, May 16, 2019
    The Goodwood at Morphettville has eluded former Adelaide jockey Dwayne Dunn but he believes he has a good chance of success on four-year-old mare Booker.
  • Thu, May 16, 2019
    A Supreme Court judge has refused an application to temporarily halt Racing Queensland's decision to refuse Ben Currie's nominations.
  • Wed, May 15, 2019
    The time-honoured Weetwood Handicap will headline a Queensland spring carnival in 2020 in a major change to the racing calendar.
  • Tue, May 14, 2019
    Some big race winners have used the RA Lee Stakes run at Morphettville on Saturday as a springboard to future success.
  • Tue, May 14, 2019
    Hawkesbury trainer Garry Frazer is hoping it’s a case of Group 1 déjà vu for his top mare Spright at Morphettville on Saturday.
  • Tue, May 14, 2019
    Trainer Kris Less expects his three-year-old Gem Song, a beaten favourite at Doomben last Saturday, to bounce back with a riding change and different tactics in his first Group One attempt this weekend.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    Will be a big field and a competitive race off the nominations for the 2019 Doomben Cup at Doomben on Saturday.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    A good sized field of stayers is likely off the nominations for the 2019 Queen’s Cup at Morphettville on Saturday.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    Having contemplated a Queensland campaign for One More Try, trainer Matt Cumani will keep the mare in Melbourne for a light preparation ahead of the spring.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    Promising sprinter Chapter and Verse will take a major step towards a start in the Group One Stradbroke Handicap when he runs in the BRC Sprint.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    They raced on a soft 7 and the rail chopped out. Back and wide was the place to be. Having said that, there was only one blow-out (Le Cavalier in the Federal), with five well-supported gallopers winning on the day.
  • Mon, May 13, 2019
    Brought into action earlier than anticipated, the Ballarat synthetic track has been praised by jockey Brad Rawiller who rode a double at its first meeting.
  • Sun, May 12, 2019
    In the latest integrity mix-up in Queensland a horse has carried the wrong saddle cloth number to victory at Toowoomba.
  • Sun, May 12, 2019
    Striking grey The Candy Man is set to run at the Gold Coast or Doomben after missing a start in the Chairman's Handicap.
  • Sat, May 11, 2019
    The Andrew Ramsden Stakes looms as the next option for imported stayer Alfarris after he registered his first Australian win in a 2406m race at Caulfield.
  • Sat, May 11, 2019
    Former Perth filly Bam's On Fire has backed up a maiden victory in country Victoria with a city win at Caulfield in the second start of her campaign.
  • Sat, May 11, 2019
    The Aaron Purcell-trained Guizot has backed up a win during the recent Warrnambool carnival with another victory in an open handicap at Caulfield.
  • Sat, May 11, 2019
    Godolphin's Trekking has emerged as a possible big-race contender in Brisbane with his win in a Listed race at the Scone feature meeting.
  • Sat, May 11, 2019
    The 2018 Sydney Cup runner-up Zacada has won the Group Three Rotorua Cup to bring up a century of winners this season for Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman.
  • Fri, May 10, 2019
    Reports are indicating Queensland horse trainer Ben Currie has received a four year disqualification from Queensland Racing Integrity Stewards.
  • Fri, May 10, 2019
    Gary and Mary West are pursuing legal options in a bid to have disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Maximum Security reinstated.
  • Fri, May 10, 2019
    Leading trainer Tony McEvoy has made a quick trip to Brisbane to oversee his Doomben 10,000 chances Manuel and Dollar For Dollar's track work.
  • Fri, May 10, 2019
    Special Missile has given brothers Richard and Michael Freedman a feature win in the Scone Cup days into their new training partnership.
  • Fri, May 10, 2019
    The chance to earn all-important black-type at Scone has won out over a three-year-old fillies race at Caulfield for connections of Tropezina.
  • Thu, May 09, 2019
    Trainer Anthony Cummings has enjoyed a long association with prolific owner/breeder Gerry Harvey and Libertini is shaping as the pair's latest star.
  • Thu, May 09, 2019
    Tony McEvoy has faith in the ability of two-year-old Grand Scholar who will be out to break through for a win at Caulfield in her third start at stakes level.
  • Wed, May 08, 2019
    The track is rated a soft 7 with the rail out 4m the entire circuit. Further showers are possible this morning (Wednesday). A rare Wednesday meeting in the capital and it’s drawn competitive fields.
  • Wed, May 08, 2019
    It has been a significant week for trainer Kris Lees and the party isn't over yet with a host of stakes runners at Scone and a ticket in the Doomben 10,000.
  • Wed, May 08, 2019
    Trainer Sharyn Trolove will consider giving unbeaten three-year-old Not Enough Effort a break following his victory in the Blue Star Print Handicap at Sandown.