Horse Racing

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Unbelievable Winx shoots for Phar Lap

Unbelievable Winx shoots for Phar Lap

After an astonishing career on the track, champion mare Winx has one more target in her sights before calling it a day in Randwick.

Tue 9 Apr 2019

Winx draws wide for final race

Winx draws wide for final race

Champion mare Winx has been drawn to start from the outside barrier for her farewell race, the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Mon 8 Apr 2019

Cup-winning jockey Corey Brown is a horsepower expert

Cup-winning jockey Corey Brown is a horsepower expert

Jockey Corey Brown knows about horsepower, piloting a Lexus V8 when he isn’t riding top thoroughbreds.

Sat 6 Apr 2019

Seventh Doncaster for Boss simply Brutal

Seventh Doncaster for Boss simply Brutal

Gun three-year-old Brutal has given jockey Glen Boss his seventh Doncaster Mile win with a thoroughly dominant display on day one of The Championships

Fri 5 Apr 2019

Flying Santa ready to conquer the world

Flying Santa ready to conquer the world

Santa Ana Lane will follow the path of Chautauqua and Black Caviar by racing the world's best in Hong Kong and England after his stunning TJ Smith Stakes win

Racing mourns loss of Sunline’s master trainer

Racing mourns loss of Sunline’s master trainer

Trevor McKee, famous as the trainer of the champion mare Sunline, passed away in New Zealand on Friday. He was 81

Berry in box seat to enhance big-race record

Berry in box seat to enhance big-race record

Star jockey Tommy Berry believes he can improve his Group 1 record on Doncaster/Derby Day

Wed 3 Apr 2019

Kluger looking sharp for mighty Mile test

Kluger looking sharp for mighty Mile test

He’s arguably the biggest unknown in a race full of unknowns, but Japanese raider Kluger is ready to rock in the $3m Doncaster Mile.

Quick guide to day one of The Championships

Quick guide to day one of The Championships

The ‘grand finals’ of Australian racing kick-off with four Group 1 races at Royal Randwick. Find out who the punters are backing in the big races.

Mon 1 Apr 2019

Sprint machines put spotlight on TJ Smith

Sprint machines put spotlight on TJ Smith

They’re the high-octane stars that draw fans to the track so it comes as no surprise that they may steal the show on the opening day of The Championships.

Ipswich racing return 'beautiful'

Ipswich racing return 'beautiful'

KEVIN Kemp was one of the many trainers lauding the state of the Ipswich racetrack at the latest meeting on Friday.

Fri 29 Mar 2019

Early warning: Vega ready to weave his Magic

Early warning: Vega ready to weave his Magic

Hall of Fame trainer David Hayes believes giant chestnut Vega Magic is the TJ Smith Stakes wildcard after a brilliant barrier trial win at Randwick.

Mon 25 Mar 2019

Major revelopment progress at ITC

Major revelopment progress at ITC

The double story events centre with racing stewards and jockey's rooms below has started cracking along this past month.

Sat 23 Mar 2019

Immortal record in Winx’s historic win

Immortal record in Winx’s historic win

MIGHTY Mare Winx has completed an impossible streak of records that seems unlikely to ever be seen again after a stunning farewell from Rosehill.

Fri 22 Mar 2019

Crazy history at stake in Winx farewell

Crazy history at stake in Winx farewell

Champion mare Winx will carry a freakish set of records into what is expected to be her final ever run at her home track on Saturday.

Force is with Snowden in hunt for third Slipper

Force is with Snowden in hunt for third Slipper

Peter Snowden has dismissed the “back-up hoodoo” as an issue for brilliant colt Cosmic Force in the Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens.

Tue 19 Mar 2019

Mixed fortunes for Golden Slipper favourites

Mixed fortunes for Golden Slipper favourites

Cosmic Force is the new favourite for the $3.5 million Golden Slipper after Yes Yes Yes drew the outside barrier for the big race at Rosehill on Saturday.

Mon 18 Mar 2019

'Racing Qld don't know Ipswich track'

'Racing Qld don't know Ipswich track'

While stakeholders were disaffected due to the early transfer on the day prior, the reputation of Racing Queensland and the ITC took another battering.

Sat 16 Mar 2019

Kiamichi bolsters Blue Army’s Slipper arsenal

Kiamichi bolsters Blue Army’s Slipper arsenal

Godolphin could have half the field for the $3.5 million Golden Slipper field after Kiamichi qualified with her all-the-way win at Rosehill Gardens

Fri 15 Mar 2019

Krongold edgy about All-Star Mile chances

Krongold edgy about All-Star Mile chances

Dean Krongold admits he’ll be nervous when he’s in the mounting yard before the inaugural $5 million All-Star Mile with his outsider Man Of His Word

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