Horse Racing

Mon 16 Jul 2018

Public vote for top jockey tipped to be real winner

Public vote for top jockey tipped to be real winner

JUST who is the country’s most popular jockey? Hong Kong engages the public in voting for its racing awards and it's a concept that could work in Australia.

Sun 15 Jul 2018

Irish star plans to raise flag on Everest

Irish star plans to raise flag on Everest

IRISH sprinter US Navy Flag will take up a slot in $13 million The Everest after his win in the July Cup at Newmarket on Saturday night.

Sizzling Zoustyle excites trainer

Sizzling Zoustyle excites trainer

EXCITING youngster Zou­style will be sent for a spell after another sizzling win as trainer Tony Gollan takes aim at next year’s Sydney autumn carnival.

Heartbreak as woman dies before wedding

Heartbreak as woman dies before wedding

25-year-old Laura Barry has died just two days before her big day.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Redkirk Warrior flops at Newmarket

Redkirk Warrior flops at Newmarket

REDKIRK Warrior’s UK campaign appears over after his 10th placing in the Group 1 July Cup at Newmarket.

Dominant Plot Twist charges to Queen's Cup victory

premium_icon Dominant Plot Twist charges to Queen's Cup victory

THE next chapter to Plot Twist's story will involve a crack at the Adelaide Cup after he further stamped his mark as a champion stayer.

Star Of Monsoon on the rebound

Star Of Monsoon on the rebound

Star Of Monsoon, once maligned as a non-winner, continued his career resurgence with an impressive return to racing at Rosehill Gardens

Bowman stokes up Fire to get party started

Bowman stokes up Fire to get party started

CHAMPION jockey Hugh Bowman celebrated his birthday by winning the juvenile opener on the emerging The Fire Trap at Rosehill Gardens.

Redkirk Warrior to fly Aussie flag at Newmarket

Redkirk Warrior to fly Aussie flag at Newmarket

Redkirk Warrior will face 13 rivals in the Darley July Cup (1200m) at Newmarket on Saturday - but six of them are Group 1 winners

Fri 13 Jul 2018

Finally! Chautauqua leaves gates

Finally! Chautauqua leaves gates

The relief was palpable as barrier rogue Chautauqua jumped out successfully at a Flemington trial, with Tommy Berry saying “he felt as good as he ever has”

Thu 12 Jul 2018

Race day marred by shocking fall

premium_icon Race day marred by shocking fall

Horse put down and three jockeys in hospital

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Can Berry save Chautauqua’s career?

Can Berry save Chautauqua’s career?

Top jockey Tommy Berry has answered an SOS call from the Hawkes stable and will fly out from Hong Kong to partner star sprinter Chautauqua

Tue 10 Jul 2018

Trainer produces Magic trick to control Consol

Trainer produces Magic trick to control Consol

Doing less and not more with Magic Consol has got the best out of the flashy chestnut, according to Horsham-based trainer Paul Preusker

Kementari’s tallest challenge still on table

Kementari’s tallest challenge still on table

GODOLPHIN trainer James Cummings hasn’t ruled out a $13 million The Everest start for Kementari after a pleasing barrier trial effort at Rosehill Gardens.

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Inn Keeper on target for first stakes test

Inn Keeper on target for first stakes test

HAVING risen through the ranks during his unbeaten preparation, in-form sprinter Inn Keeper is set to be tested at stakes level for the first time.

International rival confirms to take on Winx

International rival confirms to take on Winx

WINX will have at least one international challenger in her quest to win her fourth Cox Plate with Godolphin announcing they will take her on with Benbatl.

Edmonds fancies his chances in Ramornie

Edmonds fancies his chances in Ramornie

TOBY Edmonds will have three runners in the Grafton Ramornie, with Tyzone and Siegfried joined by Havasay, who has had one start for the stable for one win.

Inside the racing inquiry that hit Toowoomba's top trainer

premium_icon Inside the racing inquiry that hit Toowoomba's top trainer

THIS is the CCTV footage which stewards allege shows Mark Currie illegally treating horses at the Toowoomba stables of his leading trainer son, Ben Currie.

Sun 8 Jul 2018

Winx returns the honour in her comeback

Winx returns the honour in her comeback

TRAINER Chris Waller has ended speculation about champion Winx’s comeback race by confirming she will return next month in the race named in her honour.

Sat 7 Jul 2018

Corey shines as stayer shows class, Waller filly impresses

Corey shines as stayer shows class, Waller filly impresses

Just Shine gave champion jockey Corey Brown just one moment of concern before powering home to win at Royal Randwick on Sataurday

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