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2021 July
  • Wed, Jul 28, 2021
    Melbourne sprinter Brooklyn Hustle could be in Perth later this year to target the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot in November.
  • Wed, Jul 28, 2021
    Mareeba’s Kellie Buckingham is so committed to the Queensland Off-The-Track program that she will look forward to racehorse’s retirement long before their final race.
  • Wed, Jul 28, 2021
    To ensure their club is front and centre in the minds of all regional jockeys in Queensland, Middlemount Race Club will put their money where their mouth is in 2021.
  • Wed, Jul 28, 2021
    Thriving in the family pristine privacy of The Oaks straight and circular tracks, trainer James Ponsonby had expectations for a Goulburn priming barrier trial with exciting prospect Philipsburg ($8 on TAB) resuming into a $100,000 TAB Highway at Royal Randwick on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 28, 2021
    Once bitten, twice shy! Wyong trainer Mark Cross regrets he took blinkers off Victorian purchase River Tycoon ($2.70 on TAB) at his last start when he failed on his home track on June 17 after an encouraging second there a fortnight earlier.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    Trainer Matt Dunn has given punters a strong lead declaring former Sydneysider Duke Of Buckingham as the stable’s best hope from a big contingent at Doomben on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    In a bid to get La Rocque and Tycoon Humma fit ahead of their spring campaigns, John McArdle is considering a start for the fillies at The Valley.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    In a bid to get La Rocque and Tycoon Humma fit ahead of their spring campaigns, John McArdle is considering a start for the fillies at The Valley.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    Hawkesbury trainers have a good rapport with Bathurst meetings – and that was no different today when Cowra stood in as the substitute fixture.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    Adelaide radio personality and TV presenter Andrew ‘Cosi’ Costello has encapsulated his love for his SAFM co-host, horse racing and South Australia’s iconic frog cakes in his latest filly.
  • Tue, Jul 27, 2021
    An unusual eye injury sidelined lightly raced three-year-old Armatree earlier this year and co-trainer Paul Snowden is hoping to make up for lost time when he resumes at Kensington on Wednesday.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    With six meetings remaining in the season Codi Jordan looked certain to win the Tasmanian apprentice’s premiership when she trailed Kyle Maskiell by only two wins.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    Chris Parnham is preparing to go where he’s never gone before in order to finish the season as Australia’s leading jockey.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    Multiple Group 1-winning Hawkesbury trainer Garry Frazer used one of the legendary Bart Cummings’ famous one-liners to explain Sunday’s Gosford winner Tocomah’s late entry into racing. And it’s been some sort of entry!
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    Multiple Group 1-winning Hawkesbury trainer Garry Frazer used one of the legendary Bart Cummings’ famous one-liners to explain Sunday’s Gosford winner Tocomah’s late entry into racing. And it’s been some sort of entry!.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    The rip-roaring contest for the NSW apprentice jockey’s title is finally secure in a career-defining season for the Jones boy, and Reece’s intense rivalry with another rare young talent, Dylan Gibbons extends throughout Scone’s capacity TAB meeting on Monday.
  • Mon, Jul 26, 2021
    The loss of key races over the past seven days and a race free week in Victoria will see a bumper end to the 2020-21 South Australian racing season.
  • Sun, Jul 25, 2021
    Multiple Group 1 winning Hawkesbury trainer Garry Frazer used one of the legendary Bart Cummings’ famous one-liners to explain today’s Gosford winner Tocomah’s late entry into racing.
  • Fri, Jul 23, 2021
    Townsville trainer Alby Molino has declared last year's Mackay Cup winner Best Hoffa is in superior form in his attempt for back-to-back wins in the North Queensland feature on Saturday.
  • Fri, Jul 23, 2021
    In-form apprentice Erica Byrne Burke has been riding the crest of a wave these past two months and she looks set to finish the season off with multiple winners in Hobart on Sunday.
  • Fri, Jul 23, 2021
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  • Fri, Jul 23, 2021
    Phillip Stokes admits it will be a tough task to try and capture another Trainers’ Premiership in Adelaide.
  • Fri, Jul 23, 2021
    The market says he’s a 100/1 chance to win the TAB Everest and he might be the same price to be in the final field but trainer Kim Waugh has set out a preparation for Trumbull to give him every chance to make a case for selection in the $15 million sprint.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    Young Irish trainer Edward O’Rourke might be heavily outnumbered with just one runner at Saturday’s Coffs Harbour TAB meeting but he’s the value with impressive trialling and form lines for performed Nemingah (NZ) in a targeted Sawtell RSL, $30,000 Sawtell Cup 1515m.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    Hall Of Fame trainer Les Bridge is adamant All Time Legend is carnival material but as the promising gelding returns at Rosehill on Saturday he’s still to work out what should be a target.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    A spring campaign is still a possibility for emerging stayer Harpo Marx but trainer Bjorn Baker says he’ll need to replicate his outstanding last start win when he returns to Rosehill on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    Trainer Steve Tregea hopes to get a strong pointer as to whether Eloquently will be his next big star when the filly makes her Brisbane metropolitan debut at Doomben on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    It’s been a breakthrough season for John O’Shea’s honest galloper Kirwan’s Lane and he has the chance to cap it at Rosehill on Saturday as the winningest horse on Sydney tracks.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    It’s been a breakthrough season for John O’Shea’s honest galloper Kirwan’s Lane and he has the chance to cap it at Rosehill on Saturday as the winningest horse on Sydney tracks.
  • Thu, Jul 22, 2021
    In tremendous TAB Highway form, Gayna Williams again has rivals outnumbered with another stable threesome and bigger occasions likely following successive series winners into a Rosehill Gardens episode on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    Ascot trainer Martin Allan has high hopes new stable addition Takemehometonight can get off to a flying start in the Tabtouch-Better Your Bet Maiden (1000m) at Belmont Park on Wednesday.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    The second-up syndrome got the better of lightly raced three-year-old King Of Hearts but trainer Craig Carmody is adamant he can rebound at Kembla Grange on Thursday.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    Jockey Dianne Parish has to be admired for her courage and determination as she strives to remain competitive in Tasmania’s riding ranks.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    It’s very much seen as a launching pad for Man Of Peace’s second The Kosciuszko campaign but trainer Matthew Dale still needs to see a competitive performance in the Hyland Race Colours July Sprint (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
    Cleo’s Poet - the horse that brought veteran trainer Terry Butts out of retirement - will continue his quest to give the former journalist his second Townsville Cup winner.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    Feature racing for the 2020-21 season draws to a close this Saturday with the running of the Listed Bolton Sprint at Belmont Park.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    When it comes to proving a horse worthy of a berth in the $1.3m The Kosciuszko, Dubbo trainer Kody Nestor says there’s nothing better than winning form.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    Last season’s premier rider Baylee Nothdurft will be looking to continue his successful association with the training partnership of Steve O’Dea and Matt Hoysted at Doomben on Wednesday.
  • Tue, Jul 20, 2021
    Plenty of work has gone into getting the early part of Picaro’s races right and trainer Gary Portelli hopes the fruits of it will show at the finish at Kensington on Wednesday.
  • Mon, Jul 19, 2021
    One of only three racehorses bred in the Australian Capital Territory in 2007, Who’s Giggling Now had just three trips to the races with his record suggesting why there was no fourth.
  • Mon, Jul 19, 2021
    Looks to be a nice head way into the Spring features off the nominations for the 2021 Bletchingly Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday.
  • Mon, Jul 19, 2021
    It isn’t often that top trainer Adam Trinder gets it wrong, but he admitted he underestimated the winning chance of his four-year-old Need a Gin in a class one handicap over 1150m in Devonport on Sunday.
  • Mon, Jul 19, 2021
    After scoring a fighting win last time out at Caulfield, Mornington trainer David Brideoake can see no reason why Red Can Man can’t replicate his winning ways again on the weekend.
  • Sat, Jul 17, 2021
    I'm Thunderstruck has decimated the field in the K.A Morrison Handicap at Flemington, scoring a four-length victory over his closest rivals.
  • Fri, Jul 16, 2021
    Long-Time Hawkesbury trainer Garry White is finishing the season with a flourish, and before it ends might even try to sneak a midweek city victory with today’s Gosford winner War Cabinet.
  • Fri, Jul 16, 2021
    Trojan Storm has been promising to win a race this preparation and on Sunday he has the chance to finally deliver the goods in a 0-60 handicap over 1150 metres in Devonport.
  • Fri, Jul 16, 2021
    The way Tena Koutou came through his Aquanita Stakes (2000m) victory has trainer Adam Durrant upbeat about his chances of taking out a feature race double at Belmont Park.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    Trainer Trinity Bannon is hopeful she can notch up another Newmarket Handicap when she launches a two-pronged attack in the 1300-metre feature at Mackay on Friday.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    He’s still a ‘work in progress’ but jockey Tommy Berry can see promising staying prospect Great House racing himself out of winter company at Randwick on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    A track rider for the Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra stable is in quarantine after attending a gym later declared a Tier 1 COVID exposure site.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    Star English jockey, Ashley Morgan, 31, has a full book of promising rides to continue his dazzling form at Manning Valley Race Club's eight-race TAB meeting at Taree on Friday.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    Co-trainer Adrian Bott is a little concerned that imported galloper Surf Dancer is giving away fitness to his rivals in his local debut at Randwick on Saturday but is expecting to get a good measure of his potential.
  • Thu, Jul 15, 2021
    Trainer Ray Vincent is optimistic he can claim his first stakes victory at Belmont Park on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 14, 2021
    Apprentice Brandon Louis spent almost eight months in the racing wilderness waiting for the approval of a visa to continue riding in the state, but the wait was worthwhile according to the Mauritius-born rider.
  • Wed, Jul 14, 2021
    Trainer Matt Dunn believes promising filly Shanjomi is a future Stakes performer and is confident the three-year-old can extend her winning sequence at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
  • Tue, Jul 13, 2021
    Some horses that went on to better things are a part of Race History of the Oaklands Plate run at Morphettville on Saturday.
  • Tue, Jul 13, 2021
    He was once the ‘Country King’ and after a Group 1 winter campaign trainer Jenny Graham is looking forward to Victorem having a chance reclaim his crown with a third shot at The Kosciuszko later this year.
  • Tue, Jul 13, 2021
    He was once the ‘Country King’ and after a Group 1 winter campaign trainer Jenny Graham is looking forward to Victorem having a chance reclaim his crown with a third shot at The Kosciuszko later this year.
  • Tue, Jul 13, 2021
    She probably didn’t feel very lucky at the time but when Muswellbrook trainer Cassandra Stummer broke her arm about a year ago it directly led to Rebel’s Edge arriving on her doorstep to train.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    Trainer Janel Ryan hopes a lack of a suitable lead-up race won’t stand in the way of promising stayer Tutelage from winning in Cairns on Tuesday.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    A Gawler riding double has given Jessica Eaton some breathing space over Todd Pannell in the race for the 2020-21 Adelaide Rider’s Premiership.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    The abandonment of the final three races at Hawkesbury today robbed last season’s ground-breaking premiership winner Rachel King of any chance to retain her title.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    Enjolras was a fictional revolutionary character in the 1862 novel and later famed musical Les Miserables who fought for the poor, and ultimately died for his beliefs at the hands of a firing squad.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    Investment in the South Australian racing industry is paying dividends with the arrival of leading South African training partnership Gary and Dean Alexander, who are relocating their operations to the training centre of excellence being developed at Murray Bridge.
  • Mon, Jul 12, 2021
    Another chapter was etched into Rockhampton Cup history when the glamour Sydney training partnership of Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott claimed its first such victory with widely travelled Regal Stage at Callaghan Park last Saturday.
  • Sun, Jul 11, 2021
    Star four-year-old And Beyond will head to Melbourne in a fortnight still undefeated after the Ken and Tanya Hanson-trained gelding notched his sixth consecutive win in a BM78 handicap (1350m) in Devonport on Sunday.
  • Sun, Jul 11, 2021
    Calvin McEvoy says Jamie Kah has a special gift when she is out riding horses.
  • Sat, Jul 10, 2021
    Hall of Fame trainer Barry Campbell is looking forward to saddling up his first runner at the races in over two years in Devonport on Sunday.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Brad Widdup continued his most successful season to date in terms of prizemoney with a Kembla Grange double today, with new season thoughts firmly in his mind.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Lightly-Raced Hawkesbury three-year-old Lemaire was on the straight and narrow at Goulburn today – and what a difference it made!
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Mark Newnham has the Hawkesbury trainers’ premiership already in the bag -and now one of his apprentices Tom Sherry on Sunday has an unexpected opportunity to clinch the junior riding title.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    With fitness on her side and a liking for the Caulfield layout, trainers Mathew Ellerton and Simon Zahra have thrown Propelle in the deep end in the Sir John Monash Stakes.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Kelly Schweida hopes Slow Hands can end a forgetful week for the premier trainer by claiming the $150,000 Rockhampton Cup at Callaghan Park on Saturday.
  • Fri, Jul 09, 2021
    Newcastle’s leading trainer Kris Lees holds a two-win lead over Australia’s premier trainer Chris Waller in the Newcastle Trainers' Premiership heading into Newcastle’s last meeting of the 2020/21 season on Saturday.
  • Thu, Jul 08, 2021
    In a boost to South Australia’s apprentice jockey ranks, Gary Lo has returned to Adelaide from Hong Kong determined to make his mark on the state’s thoroughbred riding scene.
  • Thu, Jul 08, 2021
    Graeme Green believes winning a home town feature is the dream for every local trainer, and he’s confident Master Jamie can give him the thrill of a lifetime in the Newmarket Handicap at Rockhampton on Friday.
  • Thu, Jul 08, 2021
    Graeme Green believes winning a home town feature is the dream for every local trainer, and he’s confident Master Jamie can give him the thrill of a lifetime in the Newmarket Handicap at Rockhampton on Friday.
  • Thu, Jul 08, 2021
    It’s a coincidence that we haven’t seen leading apprentice Tom Sherry or promising sprinter I Am Power for seven weeks but the pair seem to have some kind of cosmic link.
  • Thu, Jul 08, 2021
    Yeah Dardy is an outside chance to win the Listed Beaufine Stakes (1000m), but trainer Justine Erkelens believes he can buck the odds and cause an upset at Belmont Park on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 07, 2021
    Having had the benefit of a start up the straight at Flemington, David Brideoake is expecting improvement from Red Can Man at Caulfield.
  • Wed, Jul 07, 2021
    The bid by Jamie Kah to become the first jockey to reach 100 winners in Melbourne in a season will have to wait another day.
  • Wed, Jul 07, 2021
    A little-known former interstate trainer impacting with city discards, and his lone wealthy owner who is a volunteer strapper, provide an intriguing anecdote first time at Royal Randwick for a TAB $100,000 Class 3, 1400m Highway on Saturday.
  • Wed, Jul 07, 2021
    Mornington trainer David Brideoake is forgiving of Red Can Man’s Melbourne debut and anticipates an improved performance from the former West Australian galloper at Caulfield on Saturday.