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2021 January
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    The Race History of the Manfred Stakes run at Caulfield on Saturday suggests it’s not always the best Guineas guide.
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    After a disappointing late spring and then struggling during an early summer campaign, Blazejowski has appreciated a track with some give in it with a return to winning form at Caulfield on Tuesday.
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    Trainer Grahame Begg expects plenty of improvement to come from Dosh after the filly maintained her unbeaten record with success in the Group 3 Blue Diamond Preview (1000m) for fillies at Caulfield on Tuesday.
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    The connections of General Beau will need to pay a late entry fee to have the two-year-old contest Melbourne’s most prestigious two-year-old race, the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes, following the colt’s first-up win on Tuesday.
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    General Beau has resumed with an impressive win in the Blue Diamond Preview at Caulfield but does not hold a nomination for the Group One Blue Diamond Stakes.
  • Tue, Jan 26, 2021
    Goulburn trainer Danny Williams couldn’t have been happier with the return performances of his three Newhaven Park Country Championships hopefuls but faces the prospect of going against his inital plan to ensure their places in the final field.
  • Mon, Jan 25, 2021
    White Hawk powered his way into next month's Ladbrokes Hobart Cup field with a bold front-running display in the weight-for-age Tasmanian Bloodstock Summer Cup in Hobart on Sunday to reaffirm his trainer's belief that the gelded son of Tough Speed has what it takes to win a major cup.
  • Mon, Jan 25, 2021
    Quality filly Hela kept her unbeaten record intact when she powered her way to an emphatic win in the $50,000 Thousand Guineas at Elwick on Sunday.
  • Mon, Jan 25, 2021
    Milton Pettit, who was born in Kalgoorlie and was the official race caller at Elwick.
  • Mon, Jan 25, 2021
    The Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra-trained Presado will be racing for a start in a Group 1 contest when he tries to win for the first time at Caulfield in the Listed W J Adams Stakes (1000m) on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jan 25, 2021
    The Australian Turf Club has received 383 second nominations for the Group 1 $3.5 million Longines Golden Slipper – the world’s richest race for two year olds to be run at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday 20th March 2021.
  • Sun, Jan 24, 2021
    Extreme Warrior will take a different path to the Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes than his sire did when winning Melbourne's most prestigious juvenile race five years ago.
  • Sun, Jan 24, 2021
    Looking at the formguide it would be easy to dismiss the Adelaide performances of two-year-olds Saasmit and Gulf Of Suez in their respective heats of the Blue Diamond Previews, but co-trainer David Eustace says to do so will be at your peril.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Trainer Archie Alexander is eyeing off the Group 2 Adelaide Cup (3200m) at Morphettville in March after Mosh Music made a long-awaited return to the winner’s circle claiming the Clanbrooke Racing Handicap (2400m) at Sandown on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Race experience has paved the way to victory for Artorius at his second race start when the Anthony and Sam Freedman-trained two-year-old demolished his rivals in the Ladbrokes Switch Handicap (1300m) at Sandown on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    A Carrington Stakes win aboard Bandersnatch has capped a memorable week for Tommy Berry and cemented his position at the top of the premiership leaderboard.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Trainer John Moloney will contemplate tackling the best of Melbourne’s three-year-olds with Milton Park after the gelding made it two-from-two for the campaign in the $135,000 Tile Importer Handicap (1400m) at Sandown on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Trainers Anthony and Sam Freedman will weigh up whether to put Artorius on a Blue Diamond path after he demolished his rivals to score at Sandown.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Vulpine’s city breakthrough at Canterbury last night gave Brad Widdup a training milestone – and it could not have been more appropriate!
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Tulloch Lodge will take a long-term view with Sacramento, who has underlined his staying potential with a strong all-the-way victory at his home track.
  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Up-and-coming gelding The Face will be given a chance in better company this autumn after atoning for two near-misses with a Randwick victory.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    Heart Of Puissance has been a boom horse but his co-trainer David Eustace is simply looking for him to work through his grades this campaign.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    John Moloney is hoping his promising gelding Milton Park can take another step towards proving he is up to the Australian Guineas when he runs at Sandown.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    Toowoomba trainer Tony Sears is bullish about the prospects of colt Royale Return ahead of his Saturday metropolitan debut at Doomben.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    Toowoomba trainer Tony Sears is bullish about the prospects of colt Royale Return ahead of his Saturday metropolitan debut at Doomben.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    The Ladbrokes Tasmanian Summer of Racing continues in Hobart on Sunday with a feature meeting headlined by the Listed $100,000 Tasmanian Bloodstock Elwick Stakes for two-year-olds.
  • Fri, Jan 22, 2021
    Trainer John Sargent anticipates a competitive debut from filly Perfect Darling at Randwick but says she will improve once she is stepped up in distance.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Trainer Matthew Williams is unsure how much further into an autumn preparation Bella Tiara can progress but the Warrnambool horseman is keen to take the opportunity of registering another win before the filly heads for a break.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Trainer Les Bridge admits he misses seeing TAB Everest winner Classique Legend around the stable but he's been rapt with the rise of promising four-year-old All Time Legend.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Trainer Cliff Brown will return to his home state of Victoria after a successful period in Singapore and he will bring his star horse Inferno with him.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Talented four-year-old mare Deroche could not have made a bigger impression at her first start for the season in Launceston on Wednesday night when she won the Ladbrokes Lady Lynette over 1100 metres.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Trainer John Blacker declared his three-year-old Swoop Dog potentially the best he has trained after the gelding scored an emphatic win in the $100,000 Listed Kevin Sharkie Launceston Guineas over 2100 metres in Launceston on Wednesday night.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    A two-year-old race at Randwick is poised to be a crucial launch pad to the rich Inglis Millennium as a number of youngsters look to stake their claims.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    The Sunshine Coast and Tamworth Cups are options trainer Cody Morgan will consider for Ligulate if the gelding bounces back to winning form at Doomben.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Splintex has signalled he will be a force this autumn with a brilliant barrier trial performance against a number of carnival aspirants.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Nick Olive’s Tejori will return to her home track on Friday 22 January as she looks to recapture the form that saw her become a TAB Highway winner back in May 2020.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    Strange Charm can land her third win in succession and first at her home track when she lines up for trainer Anthony Cummings at Randwick.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    Feature race winners Prince Fawaz and Mizzy are looking to make up for lost time as they prepare to resurrect their respective careers this autumn.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    It’S been a tough week for Brad Widdup, but classy mare Icebath put a smile on his face at this morning’s Gosford barrier trial session.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    Lofty Star has shown fighting qualities reserved for higher grade horse with his victory in his second race start at Sandown on Wednesday after being headed in the straight by the runner-up and fighting back.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    Mark Newnham believes he has found the ideal off-season target for Quackerjack, who will bid to return to the winner's stall in the Carrington Stakes.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    Moonee Valley Racing Club chief executive Michael Browell is disappointed that a number of potential runners in The All-Star Mile are not among the small field to contest the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at The Valley on Friday night.
  • Wed, Jan 20, 2021
    Last year's Futurity Stakes winner Streets of Avalon resumes on Friday night and his trainer Shane Nichols is confident he's in for another big campaign.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Leading trainer Tracey Bartley concedes his gallopers Moana Jewel and McCormack face new challenges at Randwick on Saturday and believes they can cope.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Rockhampton trainer Jared Wehlow is hopeful his latest stable acquisition Electrified can live up to his name when the gelding makes his Brisbane debut at Eagle Farm on Thursday.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Rockhampton trainer Jared Wehlow is hopeful his latest stable acquisition Electrified can live up to his name when the gelding makes his Brisbane debut at Eagle Farm on Thursday.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    The Elwick track has been given the green light by jockeys and trainers for this Sunday’s meeting to proceed after a dozen horses galloped at the venue on Tuesday.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Barely a nose separated stablemates No Laughing Matter and Siesta Key when they clashed earlier this month and, after coming off second best in that battle, apprentice Dylan Gibbons is hoping to partner both to victory at Wyong on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Champion Tasmanian mare Mystical Journey will begin her 2021 autumn assault at Launceston on Wednesday, with Adam Trinder setting her for The All-Star Mile.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    On of the most exciting days of the Ladbrokes Tasmanian Summer of Racing takes place in Launceston on Wednesday where Mystic Journey has her first race in almost two years in the state.
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Ascot Racecourse today announces that Her Majesty The Queen has graciously consented to approve the extension of Royal Ascot to seven races each day from this year’s Royal Meeting (15th to 19th June).
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    Warrnambool trainer Matthew Williams heads to Sandown on Wednesday content he has coming a winner while his other starter is trying to resurrect his career following a wind operation.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Trainer Adam Trinder is confident his lightly raced gelding Supalopo will develop into a handy stayer given the way he has won his way through the lower grades this preparation.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Alfie All Talent showed plenty of fighting spirit to keep his unbeaten record this preparation intact in Launceston on Saturday night.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    The Hanson family is one of the most liked and cherished in Tasmanian thoroughbred racing circles so when a lightly raced gelding named And Beyond scored an impressive win in the Craig Hanson Memorial in Launceston on Saturday night there was hardly a dry eye in the place.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Jockey Ryan Hill had a couple of big days in the saddle, but with an eye to the future it was Last Of The Line that gave him cause for celebration.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Simon Miller says plans for Flirtini are up in the air following her slashing win in the Listed Miss Andretti Stakes (1100m) at Ascot on the weekend.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Racing industry participants in the Hunter North West Racing District are invited to attend the next Racing Mates BBQ ‘Get-together’, which will be held at Tamworth’s Showcase Race Meeting this Thursday, January 21st, 2021.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Master trainer Chris Waller has identified next month's Black Caviar Lightning as the return to racing for two sprint stars Nature Strip and September Run.
  • Mon, Jan 18, 2021
    Dual licensee Bonnie Thomson is hopeful that her riding comeback will be able to proceed at Townsville this Wednesday as the prospect of Cyclone Kimmi continues to linger.
  • Sun, Jan 17, 2021
    The McEvoys, father-and-son training partners Tony and Calvin, have hit the ground running from their new stable at Ballarat which will ultimately see their Flemington base close by the end of the month.
  • Sun, Jan 17, 2021
    It took about six months of construction work, and not years of friends telling him he should try riding, to convince Reece Jones he wanted to be a jockey.
  • Sun, Jan 17, 2021
    Group 1 winning mare Tofane will miss the Melbourne autumn carnival following a kidney complaint that could possibly delay her reappearance until Brisbane’s Winter Carnival.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Cindy Alderson's son of Fiorente showed he's got a bright staying future with a strong finishing effort to win his second run over 2000 metres at Flemington.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Hardy stayer Black On Gold landed a Magic Millions blow at his fourth attempt with a tenacious victory in Saturday’s $1 million Frizelle Sunshine Magic Millions Subzero (2400m) at the Gold Coast.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Melbourne’s leading rider Jamie Kah had one instruction from trainer Cindy Alderson ahead of partnering Liqueuro in the $135,000 Lexus Summer Event Trophy (2000m) at Flemington on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Star Perth sprinter Fabergino made it three starts over 1000 metres at Flemington for three wins and her next run she will return there for a Group One race.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Remarque emulated his sister Estijaab by winning his debut in mid-January. Team Hawkes plan on following her footsteps by setting him for the Golden Slipper.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Leading trainer Tony Gollan will aim Jonker at Group One sprints during the winter carnival following his victory in the Magic Millions Snippets.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Tony Gollan has set his sights on Group 1 glory with Jonker after the rejuvenated sprinter destroyed his rivals with a display of sustained speed in Saturday’s $1 million It’s Live! In Queensland Magic Millions Snippets (1200m) at the Gold Coast.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    The decision by connections to defer Krone’s transition to the breeding barn paid dividends on Saturday when the talented mare claimed a last-stride win in Saturday’s $1 million TAB Magic Millions Fillies and Mares (1300m).
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Newsreader landed connections a handsome payday on Saturday with a dominant victory in Australia’s richest maiden, the $250,000 Magic Millions Maiden Plate (1200m), at the Gold Coast.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Damian Lane and Over Exposure have made amends for a luckless pre-Christmas performance with a comfortable victory in the $125,000 Furphy Refreshing Ale Trophy (1600m) at Flemington on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    It was billed as a match-race between quality fillies Isotope and Away Game but the recently-gelded Aim surprised punters in Saturday’s $2 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m) with a brilliant return to form.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Luckily Bjorn Baker wasn't betting on the run as he assessed his Galileo gelding Harpo Marx as more than a 1000-1 chance but he was happy to be proven wrong.
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Improving mare Paradee gave Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Danny O’Brien his first ever win on Magic Millions Raceday at the Gold Coast with a decisive victory in Saturday’s $250,000 Magic Millions Quality (1800m).
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    Perth trainer Tiarnna Robertson says Fabergino is well-primed to extend her winning record over the straight 1000m course at Flemington when she lines up in the $140,000 Listed Kensington Stakes on Saturday.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    The Ciaron Maher-David Eustace stable has been forced to scratch Fake Love from the Magic Millions while Readily Availabull remains under an injury cloud.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    Co-trainer Michael Freedman is hoping the cream rises to the top when Forbidden Love attempts at the Gold Coast on Saturday.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    Richard Litt has nothing but admiration for his pair of gallopers Lancaster Bomber and Catapult as they both give their all each time they go to the races.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    The Ricardo Le Grange trained Malibu Beach has looked the goods at the trials and should prove hard to beat on debut this Saturday.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    Respected trainer David Pfieffer believes a good barrier draw could make the difference to his stallion Monte Ditto and give him the chance to fly home.
  • Fri, Jan 15, 2021
    Warrnambool trainer Aaron Purcell will take the same pair of gallopers who almost landed him a winning double at Caulfield on Boxing Day to Flemington.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Kelly Schweida is looking for all the advantages he can find with Miss Hipstar who is confronted by a nightmare alley in the Magic Millions at the Gold Coast.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Remarque is a brother to Golden Slipper winner Estijaab and has already been backed to emulate him before he has raced. He debuts at Rosehill on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Trainer Nicholas Bachalard, master of HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's Jebel Ali Stables, has enjoyed a fruitful season in 2020-21 thus far, including a 23% strike rate and 64% top-three finish rate from 22 starts.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Stewards will have the final say on whether Fake Love and Readily Availabull start in the Magic Millions after the pair were showing signs of lameness.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Identical twin sisters Emma and Lucy Longmire who train at Goulburn are making their mark as trainers. They hope Designer Dance can be successful at Rosehill.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    Simon Zahra and Matt Ellerton have made a stellar start to 2021 and they hope it can continue at Flemington on Saturday. Two of their stars though will clash.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Sydney filly Swift Witness has firmed into equal favouritism following a midfield barrier draw for the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic at the Gold Coast on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Sydney filly Swift Witness has firmed into equal favouritism following a midfield barrier draw for the $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic at the Gold Coast on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    James Cummings has had a great season with his two-year-olds in Melbourne and he chalked up his fifth juvenile winner when Arcaded won at Caulfield.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    It's not often a stable gets the barrier they wish for but David Eustace got what he wanted with Away Game in the Magic Millions Guineas when she drew three.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Trainer Tony Gollan believes a genuine Group horse will win the $2 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas and is confident star three-year-old Isotope can deliver at the Gold Coast on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Robbie Griffiths said all the indications suggest Halvorsen is in for his best campaign and he thinks he'll be the black booker from Flemington on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    The postponement of the Moruya Cup earlier this month was a bitter disappointment for local trainer Natalie Jarvis who is chasing back-to-back hometown wins in the rescheduled $75,000 feature which will now be run on Thursday.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Magic Millions day has million dollar races everywhere but the two main races hold some important historical facts.
  • Wed, Jan 13, 2021
    Gary Portelli has always had a nice opinion of Estrado but believes she's ready to take her game to the next level as she has finally matured as a racehorse.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    Smart filly She's All Class has been joined on the top line of betting for Saturday's $2 million The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YO Classic at the Gold Coast despite drawing wide.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    Although Finance Tycoon has drawn badly Ben Hayes believes he has the speed to overcome it and end Lindsay Park's recent frustrating run in the 2YO Classic.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    Respected horseman Matthew Vella is thrilled with how Blazing A Trail has returned to work. He's identified the Queensland Derby as his long term mission.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    Webster, 69, announced late last year that his training days were over it gave him time to look back and he's incredibly proud of what he sees.
  • Mon, Jan 11, 2021
    Racing Victoria is thrilled with the quality of nominations for The All-Star Mile which include the late entries stars of Verry Elleegant and Sir Dragonet.
  • Mon, Jan 11, 2021
    Leading trainer Tony Gollan will take a bumper squad of runners to the Magic Millions after several of his big guns impressed in recent barrier trials.
  • Mon, Jan 11, 2021
    Peter Gelagotis has a big opinion of their Irish staying recruit Long Arm but even he was taken aback by the style of his Australian debut win over 1600 metres.
  • Mon, Jan 11, 2021
    Kristin Buchanan is looking forward to her pair of Margie Bee and Casino Mondial running at Warwick Farm on Wednesday believing they both have claims.
  • Sun, Jan 10, 2021
    Lindsay Park co-trainer Tom Dabernig was all set to head to Queensland for Saturday’s meeting at the Gold Coast and the upcoming Magic Millions Yearling Sale, but the three-day lockdown in Brisbane that was announced on Friday forced a rethink.
  • Sat, Jan 09, 2021
    Craig Newitt had a great association with Extreme Choice and that has continued as he rode the first Flemington winner he has sired as a stallion in Abseiler.
  • Sat, Jan 09, 2021
    Clinton McDonald thought it was right race at the right time for Never Again when he decided to tackle the Chester Manifold Stakes and he was proven correct.
  • Sat, Jan 09, 2021
    Trainer Mark Newnham has a big opinion of his imported stayer Spirit Ridge and he's now eyeing off Sydney's biggest staying races after his Randwick victory.
  • Sat, Jan 09, 2021
    Malkovich returned to his best form showing his usual speed to lead throughout to take out the first race and make it three wins from his last four starts.
  • Sat, Jan 09, 2021
    The Flemington stables of Simon Zahra and Matt Ellerton continued their great start to the year with a double while John Moloney made it three winners in a row.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    269 of the nation’s best two-year-olds will carry the hopes of trainers, jockeys and connections alike as they attempt to claim February 20’s $1.5 million Neds Blue Diamond Stakes (1200m) after the closure of second acceptances on Tuesday.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Matt Cumani buys yearlings on type and he purchased the daughter of Written Tycoon with the theory she was a stayer and that will be tested at Flemington.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Long time trainer Paul Cave has a decent opinion of Bowery Breeze who he thinks has the capabilities to be a Group class mare. He thinks she suited at Randwick.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Newcastle trainer Nathan Doyle faces a long day at Randwick with his runners in the first and last race but he thinks it will be a worthwhile wait.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Track conditions are likely to determine the outcome of the Gold Coast Quality which features the clash of stablemates Sugar Boom and Tullio.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Patrick Payne has big plans for lightly raced former New Zealand stayer Defibrillate who he is aiming at the Adelaide Cup. He's in action at Flemington.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    Although Never Again is rising in grade from a Benchmark 78 win to a Stakes race, his trainer Clinton McDonald said he's in with a great each-way chance.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    It's only six weeks to the Blue Diamond Stakes and Cindy Alderson's colt Jigsaw showed he had the speed to be a chance with an exciting debut win at Geelong.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    David Pfieffer is on his way to the Gold Coast and he will be represented at Randwick by his consistent galloper Laure Me In in the January Cup.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    Mark Newnham has already had a memorable summer period and he is looking at continuing that winning run in the January Cup with three good winning chances.
  • Thu, Jan 07, 2021
    25-time Group 1-winning jockey Brad Rawiller has given his strongest indication yet that his move to Western Australia will be a permanent one.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Scone trainer Cameron Crockett is happy with how his team is racing but is in the business of training winners. He hopes to add another one with Step On Fire.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Lindsey Smith has been wanting to try his in-form former Kiwi Riding The Wave over 1400 metres and will do so in the Chester Manifold Stakes at Flemington.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Newhart joined an elite band of gallopers at Ladbrokes All-Weather Spreyton on Wednesday when he powered his way to victory in the $100,000 Ladbrokes Devonport Cup to become the first since champion Brallos to win the race in consecutive seasons.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Streets Of Avalon had a penchant for leading in his races and his younger sister Orlando Grove looks to have inherited that ability with an all-the-way victory in the $50,000 Ladbrokes Cash In Plate (1200m) at Sandown on Wednesday.
  • Wed, Jan 06, 2021
    Local rivals Star Of Michelin and Ballistic Boy will get an unexpected rematch in The TAB Wave at the Gold Coast on Saturday after missing out on a clash in last week's Magic Millions Shoot Out.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Away Game showed she is on track for Magic Millions riches with a solid trial at the Gold Coast on Tuesday morning again underlining her liking for the circuit.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Trainer Grahame Begg is hopeful French-bred galloper Vela can become the latest of the OTI Syndicate horses he has in his stable to join the winners list when he runs in the Clanbrooke Racing Handicap (1300m) at Sandown on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Leviathan Perth owner Bob Peters has announced that his star mare Arcadia Queen would spearhead his attack on the All-Star Mile, a race he won last year.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    The training partnership of Grant and Alana Williams will aim to defend their All-Star Mile crown with Arcadia Queen after officially nominating the multiple Group 1 winner for the third edition of the $5 million feature at The Valley on 13 March.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Theresa Bateup believes the time is ripe for her in-form galloper River Charge to tackle Saturday city class at Randwick after two impressive wins.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    It's no surprise Colin Little put a circle around the Chester Manifold Stakes at Flemington on Saturday as it's the perfect fit for Vassilator.
  • Mon, Jan 04, 2021
    Last year's Two-Year-Old Magic Millions Classic proved a non event for Gotta Kiss who arrived late. She's back again for the Magic Millions Guineas.
  • Mon, Jan 04, 2021
    Australia's most improved stayer Persan has returned to work with his trainer setting him for the 2021 Melbourne Cup after he finished fifth last year.
  • Sun, Jan 03, 2021
    After a successful outing on New Year’s Day at Flemington, the training partnership of Robbie Griffiths and Mathew de Kock envisage better performances from at least two of their runners at Sale on Sunday
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Desleigh Forster is confident there is more to come from Apache Chase in the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas after recording a dominant victory in the Group 3 Vo Rogue at Eagle Farm.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    It isn't often than a racemeeting on the second day of the year could deliver a horse with Group race potential but after a achieving a winning-double at Flemington on New Year's Day, Craig Williams has set his sights on Housay winning at Caulfield.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Although he still has a lot to learn and gave away experience to his rivals, three-year-old gelding Zac De Boss made it two wins from two starts.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Champion jockey Jamie Kah again was to the fore making it a second consecutive city treble in the New Year at Caulfield on Saturday.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Enver Jusufovic has a big opinion of Miss Albania who showed enormous speed to lead throughout to make it three wins on end at Caulfield.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Annabel Neasham’s impressive start to her career continued at Eagle Farm on Saturday as Queen Of Wizardry booked her ticket in the Magic Millions 2YO Classic.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    John Sargent has always had a big opinion of Snitzel filly Four Moves Ahead. She showed why with an outstanding debut in a style which suggests she's top class.
  • Sat, Jan 02, 2021
    Chris Waller may have finally worked out the key to recent stable recruit Order Again which is to keep him fresh and ride him quietly as he flew home to win.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    Stradbroke winner Tyzone faces a crucial summer carnival test in The Buffering at Eagle Farm as he strives to gain a Magic Millions wildcard.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    Angela Davies believes her mare Salina Dreaming can take her record to five wins from eight starts and put her hand up for a trip to the Magic Millions.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    It's early days in Will Freedman's training career and the Scone based trainer loves tackling the Highway series which he will with Chewie Two on Saturday.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    Well bred two-year-old filly Frost Flowers could be able to give Anthony and Sam Freedman another Blue Diamond Stakes after making an impressive debut.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    After a disappointing spring carnival, trainer John Moloney believes his handy sprinter Fine Dane is back to his best. He gives him a good chance at Caulfield.
  • Fri, Jan 01, 2021
    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 be on the money.
2020 December
  • Thu, Dec 31, 2020
    Although entering Neighbourhood for the Standish Handicap was a last minute decision by Enver Jusufovic he isn't ruling her out as a winning chance.
  • Thu, Dec 31, 2020
    When trainer Danny O’Brien took a look at the nominations for the Group 3 Standish Handicap (1200m) at Flemington on Friday and realised they had been extended because of the small entry, he decided to give Graff a shot at the time honoured sprint.
  • Thu, Dec 31, 2020
    David Brideoake managed to get a flight to Perth for the Perth Cup for Princess Jenni. He said she travelled well and she's ready to run a big race.
  • Wed, Dec 30, 2020
    It has taken time but lightly-raced Chris Waller-trained Miyake is starting to deliver on what his breeding suggests, that he will be a more than capable stayer under Australian conditions.
  • Wed, Dec 30, 2020
    Victorian racing officials have decided the Seymour racetrack needs to be reconstructed for the second time in five years after a period of turbulence.
  • Wed, Dec 30, 2020
    Jamie Kah was triumphant on Sirius Suspect at her first ride at Pakenham. They combine again in the Standish Handicap at Flemington on Friday for Saab Hasan.
  • Tue, Dec 29, 2020
    The Race History of the Perth Cup run at Ascot on Saturday has been altered with the distance reduction.
  • Tue, Dec 29, 2020
    Tracy Bartley is hoping a step up in distance and the use of visors can help his mare Miss Redoble win her first city race at Kensington on Saturday.
  • Tue, Dec 29, 2020
    Threeood tests the patience of her trainer Joe Pride with her fiery attitude but he said as it's worthwhile after she won the Belle Of The Turf Stakes.
  • Tue, Dec 29, 2020
    Maddie Raymond believes her former imported stayer Wentwood is thriving with racing as a stayer. He is aiming to make it a hat-trick in the Bagot Handicap.
  • Mon, Dec 28, 2020
    The ever-changing Magic Millions order of entry will determine whether Miss Hipstar races again before the glamour Gold Coast event.
  • Mon, Dec 28, 2020
    Mick Price will produce his exciting youngster Profiteer first-up in the Inglis Millenium at Warwick Farm and then take on the Blue Diamond Stakes with him.
  • Sat, Dec 26, 2020
    Queensland colt Alpine Edge has staked his claims as a serious Magic Millions contender with another strong victory but the jury is out on Shaquero.
  • Sat, Dec 26, 2020
    A support race on the Magic Millions Classic program will be the next goal for the Chris Waller-trained Bigboyroy after his Boxing Day victory at Randwick.
  • Sat, Dec 26, 2020
    22 year-old Tahlia Hope, whose career looked to be over due to a bout of viral meningitis, produced a masterful ride to win the biggest race of her career.
  • Sat, Dec 26, 2020
    Mark Newnham has continued his remarkable run of form this summer with another feature race win at Randwick, this time with up-and-coming stayer Spirit Ridge.
  • Sat, Dec 26, 2020
    Progressive colt The Elanora stamped himself as a horse to follow for the upcoming Sydney Autumn Carnival after recording an “easy” win in the Group 3 Grand Prix Stakes over 2200m at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
  • Fri, Dec 25, 2020
    Greg Eurell believes his smart galloper Blazejowski can return to his best after an uncharacteristic effort at Sandown when he finished last.
  • Fri, Dec 25, 2020
    Randwick will host the final Sydney Saturday meeting of the year on Boxing Day and trainers Michael and Richard Freedman are hoping to go out on a high.
  • Fri, Dec 25, 2020
    Godolphin runners dominate pre-race betting on the Falvelon Quality at Eagle Farm as trainer James Cummings attempts to secure a Magic Millions wildcard.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    Lee Freedman, one of Australia's most successful racehorse trainers, has called time on his Singapore career and will operate a Gold Coast stable from 2021.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    Kris Lees has taken different approaches with stablemates Special Reward and Tactical Advantage as he seeks a backdoor Magic Millions entry for either at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    Star jockey Joao Moreira has had a night to remember at Happy Valley, riding a trio of winners and celebrating a career highlight.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    Trainers Mick Price and Michael Kent Junior will take a strong squad to Caulfield, headed by Tavidance who they think can transition to better class races.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    Nick Olive’s 6-year-old daughter of Domesday has taken a while to find her feet but with two impressive wins from her past three starts, it seems Successful Day has plenty of successful days ahead of her.
  • Wed, Dec 23, 2020
    Racing Victoria (RV) has today announced two key programming changes for the upcoming 2021 Festival of Racing following a review of the feature race program.
  • Wed, Dec 23, 2020
    Former European stayer Berdibek hasn't been the fastest learner in John O'Shea's stable but the Randwick trainer is convinced he is making some inroads.
  • Wed, Dec 23, 2020
    Top Aidan O'Brien-trained mare Magical has run her last race with connections confirming the retirement of the multiple Group One winner.
  • Wed, Dec 23, 2020
    Two of trainer Phillip Stokes' most promising sprinters, Sansom and Defiant Dancer, will look to extend their winning streaks over the Christmas period.
  • Wed, Dec 23, 2020
    Leading trainer Chris Waller is building an enviable team of two-year-olds and he has unveiled another talented youngster at Warwick Farm.


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  • Sat, Jan 23, 2021
    Jockey Jason Holder started the day off well when his mount Another Reward got to the front to register a last stride win in the opening race at Gawler on Saturday
  • Sat, Jan 16, 2021
    Still able to claim her 1.5 kg allowance Jessica Eaton got straight down to business when she rode Don’tdreamit’sover to victory in the 1600 metre opening event at Murray Bridge on Saturday.
  • Sun, Jan 10, 2021
    Jessica Eaton has announced that she will stay in SA after she completes her apprenticeship in March scored her thirty-third winner for the season when she guided Saasmit to a win in the 1000 metre opening event at Murray Bridge on Saturday.
  • Sun, Jan 03, 2021
    Murray Bridge trainer Karen Byrnes brought up her second winner in twenty-four hours when Street Life took out a Benchmark 78 Handicap of 1200 metres at Gawler on Saturday.
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  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    A hot day is forecast in Canberra and the track will race in the good range. The rail is out 8 Metres the entire. Some small - but interesting - fields earlier in the program. The Open for 2yos will create interest and the field for the Federal is strong at 70 level.
  • Thu, Jan 21, 2021
    The Desmond Koh trained Sun Council should be right at his peak third up and looks hard to beat at Kranji on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jan 14, 2021
    We are through the holiday period and onto the run up towards the late summer and autumn carnivals in Melbourne with the Kensington Stakes a terrific feature on Saturday's Flemington card.
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    The rail position is out 4m the entire and the Canberra track should come up around a Good 4 with a hot day forecast on Wednesday. It’s a tidy program without the usual sprinkling of Sydney gallopers. Most races present as competitive affairs and every horse should get its chance.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    The Michael Clements trained Pattaya has finished second at his last three starts and now looks set to break through at Kranji on Saturday.


2021 January
  • Tue, Jan 19, 2021
    The Victorian Racing Industry (VRI), comprising Racing Victoria (RV), Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) and Harness Racing Victoria (HRV), has welcomed the Victorian Government’s decision to increase the Point of Consumption Tax (POCT) pass-through to the VRI in connection with an impending increase to the POCT rate.
  • Fri, Jan 08, 2021
    Racing Victoria (RV) and the Kyneton & Hanging Rock Racing Club (KHRRC) wish to advise that the race meeting scheduled for Hanging Rock on Australia Day (Tuesday, 26 January 2021) has been transferred to bet365 Park Kyneton.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Racing NSW today announced the 2021 dates and venues for the $1.6 million Country Championships and $1.25 million Provincial Championships Series, as well as changes to the conditions that will strengthen the objectives of each series to promote and reward Country and Provincial-trained horses and their connections.
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Racing NSW is currently conducting an inquiry into the operations of Tamworth Jockey Club.
2020 December
  • Wed, Dec 30, 2020
    Racing Victoria (RV), Country Racing Victoria (CRV) and the Seymour Racing Club (SRC) have today announced their intention to reconstruct the Seymour racetrack.


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2021 January
  • Tue, Jan 12, 2021
    The WA Summer Carnival came to a close with the Perth Cup and now that the dust has settled Timeform recaps who are the best in the West.


2021 January
  • Tue, Jan 05, 2021
    Canberra raced under blue skies & sunshine for their meeting just a few days after Christmas. Rail was true throughout & we raced on a Good 4 surface. Punters would’ve been feeling fairly good with themselves come the end of the day, with the majority of favourites winning and the longest priced victor paying just $7. It was regular faces to the fore, with Keith Dryden notching up three winners as his superb run this season continues.
2020 December
  • Thu, Dec 31, 2020
    Impressive last start winner Win Win looks poised to go back to back when set to contest the third event at Kranji on Sunday.
  • Thu, Dec 24, 2020
    With Xmas come and gone and the New Year almost upon us, racing heads to Thoroughbred Park for a competitive nine race program on Tuesday afternoon. Rail is true for the entire circuit and the weather forecast looks divine.


2020 December
  • Wed, Dec 30, 2020
    One of the stories of the racing year has been the rise of Jamie Kah who leads the Melbourne Jockey's Premiership turning into 2021.