Horse Racing

Mon 19 Aug 2019

Photo finish over Eagle Farm track bias claims

premium_icon Photo finish over Eagle Farm track bias claims

Two of Queensland’s premier jockeys are at loggerheads over whether the rail in the true position at Eagle Farm is advantageous to horses on the inside.

No place like home as Cox Plate Journey begins

No place like home as Cox Plate Journey begins

Mystic Journey completed her first-up assignment with flying colours but trainer Adam Trinder is clear there is only one place Winx’s heir apparent should be.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

Dashing Dalasan lines up Guineas

Dashing Dalasan lines up Guineas

Leon Macdonald and co-trainer Andrew Gluyas have the Caulfield Guineas in their sights with exciting three-year-old Dalasan.

Wow factor: Pandemic blitzes rivals in record time

Wow factor: Pandemic blitzes rivals in record time

Godolphin three-year-old Pandemic made the transition from a provincial midweek maiden win on debut to Sydney Saturday grade look routine with a stunning win

Bivouac sparks Blue Army’s spring attack

Bivouac sparks Blue Army’s spring attack

Godolphin showed it will be a spring force in the feature three-year-olds races after stablemates Bivouac and Exhilarates returned with dazzling stakes wins at...

Fri 16 Aug 2019

Schilldora bypasses big boys in chase of spring riches

Schilldora bypasses big boys in chase of spring riches

Smart SA sprinting mare Schilldora will kick off her spring campaign at home on Saturday before connections target black-type races in Melbourne

Top trainer to undergo brain surgery

Top trainer to undergo brain surgery

Australian Trainers’ Association president Robbie Griffiths will undergo surgery following the discovery of an aneurysm in his brain

Blue Army greybeard on march minus Winx

Blue Army greybeard on march minus Winx

Hartnell spearheads James Cummings’ team as he heads for a possible third Cox Plate assignment but just how far is his veteran off racing’s latest female star?

Thu 15 Aug 2019

Gateway opens to Queensland’s biggest race

premium_icon Gateway opens to Queensland’s biggest race

Queensland will beef up its Brisbane summer racing carnival and at the same time provide a gold pass to the state’s premier race, the Stradbroke Handicap.

Trinder ready to unleash Cox Plate favourite

Trinder ready to unleash Cox Plate favourite

Trainer Adam Trinder will start Cox Plate favourite Mystic Journey’s spring campaign rain, hail or shine ain the Group 2 PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield.

Mon 12 Aug 2019

Winning Queensland track combination shines

premium_icon Winning Queensland track combination shines

THE dominant trainer and jockey of the past half decade at Ipswich made their intentions clear for the new season at the latest Metropolitan Wednesday meeting.

Vega still has the magic to make Everest

Vega still has the magic to make Everest

Team Hayes will push on towards the Schillaci Stakes at full throttle with Vega Magic in an attempt to secure a third successive start in $14 million Everest

Host team secures podium finish on a countback

premium_icon Host team secures podium finish on a countback

Three-way tie for runner up after tight competition at Cunningham

Sun 11 Aug 2019

Host club set to play 11am Sunday game at polocrosse

premium_icon Host club set to play 11am Sunday game at polocrosse

FINALISTS decided for A grade at the Cunningham Polocrosse Carnival.

Sat 10 Aug 2019

‘Did you think you were riding Winx?’

‘Did you think you were riding Winx?’

Winx's jockey, Hugh Bowman, has come under fire for Alizee’s poor comeback run in the Missile Stakes on Saturday

Fri 9 Aug 2019

Polocrosse carnival at weekend at Cunningham

premium_icon Polocrosse carnival at weekend at Cunningham

MORE than 40 teams set to head to polocrosse carnival in South East zone.

Thu 8 Aug 2019

Cunningham club to host carnival at Bony Mountain

premium_icon Cunningham club to host carnival at Bony Mountain

PLAYER'S horse still going well at age 23 in polocrosse season.

German stayer kicks off equine invasion

German stayer kicks off equine invasion

The annual migration of European-based stayers has commenced earlier than ever before with five horses to touch down at Tullamarine next week.

Wed 7 Aug 2019

Date set for Warwick Cowboys to pull on boots for rodeo

Date set for Warwick Cowboys to pull on boots for rodeo

ROUGH riders from National Rodeo Association will be in town for annual Warwick Cowboys Rodeo.

Guineas prize boost pays off with record entries

Guineas prize boost pays off with record entries

Significant prizemoney increases for the Caulfield Guineas and Thousand Guineas has led to a staggering number of nominations for the Group 1 features.

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