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Trapeze Artist claims the All Aged Stakes

Trapeze Artist's future should be clarified soon as connections ponder racing on after his All Aged Stakes triumph or sending the colt to stud.

Seabrook wins the Group 1 Champagne Stakes

Seabrook has won the Group One Champagne Stakes, the final leg of Sydney's autumn triple crown for two-year-olds.

Higher Ground wins close Packer Plate

Higher Ground has edged out his Chris Waller-trained stablemate Tangled to win the Group Three Frank Packer Plate at Randwick.

Burning Passion claims Hall Mark Stakes

Burning Passion joins stablemate Anatola on the float to Brisbane for Mark Newnham after completing a double for the Randwick trainer in the Hall Mark Stakes.

Moss Trip sneaks JHB Carr Stakes in photo

Resilient filly Moss Trip fought back from a poor start to edge the JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick and earn a trip to the Queensland winter carnival.

Tally wins Group Three JRA Plate

Godolphin's Tally has won the JRA Plate at Randwick with the Group Three race changing complexion after Arbeitsam missed the start.

Three jockeys suspended at Randwick

Jean Van Overmeire, Glyn Schofield and Mark Zahra have all been suspended for careless riding on the final day of the Randwick carnival.

Williams quizzed over Nature Strip tactics

Racing Victoria stewards have adjourned an inquiry into the tactics adopted early in the race aboard $1.65 favourite Nature Strip.

Top dog Tribal Wisdom bound for Brisbane

Tribal Wisdom heads to Brisbane with the Stradbroke Handicap as the goal after ending the Sydney autumn carnival on a high note at Randwick.

Amanaat a non stater after fiery hearing

Tempers were frayed in a hearing after favourite Amanaat was declared a non runner after missing the start badly in the Listed Ascot Handicap at Doomben.

Jockey Jim Orman fires in Ascot Handicap

Jockey Jim Orman has had a boost to his winter carnival hopes in a sensational Ascot Handicap at Doomben after winning on In His Stride.

Sam's Image upsets favourite at Caulfield

Sam's Image has issued a knockout blow to favourite punters with his defeat of Nature Strip in the VOBIS Gold Dash at Caulfield.

Fastnet Tempest scores for Lindsay Park

Imported galloper Fastnet Tempest has won his first race for Lindsay Park, taking out the Listed Anniversary Vase at Caulfield.

Sprightly Lass lands Caulfield stakes win

Hawkes Racing co-trainer Wayne Hawkes says with a bit of luck Sprightly Lass could have an unblemished record after landing her first stakes win at Caulfield.

Mare gives Currie a change of fortune

Tough mare With A Promise has won the Listed Tails Stakes at Doomben to give trainer Ben Currie a major change of fortune in 40 minutes.

2018 Japan Racing Association Plate: Tally has the right number

Tally scored an upset win in the 2018 Japan Racing Association Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 All Aged Stakes: Trapeze Artist does the double

After winning the TJ Smith on Day 1 of the Championships, Trapeze Artist did the G1 double in the 2018 All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Champagne Stakes: Seabrook gets a deserved G1

After racing in all the big races, Seabrook got the just desserts in the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Whypeeo's easy win sets Edmonds a problem

Whypeeo's win in the $100,000 Mick Dittman Plate at Doomben has set trainer Toby Edmonds a problem for his next start.

2018 JHB Carr Stakes: Moss Trip in another close finish

Coming from well back, Moss Trip scored in another nose decision in theb2018 JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Thrillster win perfect tonic for Corstens

A virus has laid low trainer Troy Corstens, who couldn't be trackside to watch Thrillster take out the VOBIS Sires' at Caulfield.

2018 Frank Packer Plate: Higher Ground by a nose

Getting there by a nose over the stable mate, Higher Ground won the 2018 Frank Packer Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

Waging War impresses with Caulfield win

Waging War has appreciated a step up in journey, recording an impressive win in the VOBIS Gold Mile at Caulfield.

2018 Hall Mark Stakes: Burning Passion very tough

Burning Passion toughed it out on pace to take out the 2018 Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Anatola in record-setting win at Randwick

Anatola has run a course record for the Randwick 1200 metres to earn a tilt at black-type races over the Queensland carnival.

Pennino handles wet track with aplomb

Classy two-year-old filly Pennino has made light of a downpour during her race to head to the winter carnival feature races with a Doomben win.

Nic's Vendetta, Mikayla Weir claim Highway

Apprentice Mikayla Weir is a win away from outriding her country claim after guiding Nic's Vendetta to his second Highway Handicap victory at Randwick.

Waller provides staying race trifecta

Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has continued his domination of Brisbane staying races by providing the trifecta in the Open Handicap at Doomben.

Today's Randwick Preview with Chris Scholtz

Chris Scholtz previews the final day of the Sydney autumn carnival at Randwick with selections for all races.

Brown bound for the UK on scholarship

Stephen Brown Jnr will next week follow in the footsteps of his fellow Victorian apprentices Stephanie Thornton and Melissa Julius by embarking on a mentorship scholarship at a stable in Newmarket, the spiritual home of horse racing in the United Kingdom.

Conners has high hopes for Bolero King

Clarry Conners has the Stradbroke Handicap in mind for Bolero King if the gelding can continue an impressive campaign in the Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick.

So Far Sokool to step up at Randwick

Ballarat trainer Archie Alexander is bringing So Far Sokool to Sydney for the final meeting of the carnival after her emphatic win in the Bendigo Guineas.

Mark Currie suspended after being charged

Toowoomba trainer Mark Currie has been suspended pending the resolution of 16 charges involving race day treatment issued against him.

Corey Brown plans smooth run on Irukandji

Jockey Corey Brown says Irukandji will benefit from a quicker pace in the Champagne Stakes as the colt Dundeel's second stakes win at Randwick.

Scone Plans For All-Aged Stakes Pair

Group One stars Le Romain and Clearly Innocent could be surprise Scone carnival contenders if they race up to expectations at Randwick on Saturday.

Jeff Lloyd to concentrate on family

Champion jockey Jeff Lloyd says the Brisbane winter carnival will be his last as he plans to spend more time with his family.

Winx to enjoy well-earned rest

Winx will have a well-deserved spell in the paddock before a decision is made on her next campaign.

New CEO announced for Racing Queensland

The Chair of Racing Queensland, Steve Wilson AM has announced the appointment of experienced media, wagering and sports executive Brendan Parnell to the position of Chief Executive Officer.

Charlie Boy back for another winter

Rejuvenated gelding Charlie Boy can take the first step to another try at the big winter sprints if he races well in the Ascot Handicap at Doomben.

UBET sponsorship of Winter Carnival to provide $595,000 boost to participants

Racing Queensland today welcomed UBET as the major sponsor of the 2018 Queensland Winter Racing Carnival in a move that will provide up to $595,000 in bonuses across all three codes of racing.

Gelded Calderon makes return at Caulfield

Tony McEvoy is eyeing off Adelaide targets with Calderon who makes his return following a gelding operation at Caulfield.

Williams and Property reunite at Caulfield

Craig Williams is looking forward to partnering Property from a favourable barrier when the gelding returns in the Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield.

Aqua Vite ready for first stakes win

Aqua Vite is set to continue his consistent record by winning the Listed Tails Stakes at Doomben.

Caricature on trial for Adelaide campaign

New Zealand filly Caricature can cement an Adelaide campaign if she performs well in a Listed race at Riccarton.

Le Romain on track to snap losing streak

Newcastle trainer Kris Lees believes Le Romain is tracking to improve on last year's second in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick and upset Trapeze Artist.

Grand National Betting: More than Just Blind Luck

One of the criticisms thrown by punters at the Aintree Grand National is that picking a winner is something of a lottery.

New CEO for Racing Qld

Brendan Parnell has been appointed as the new CEO of Racing Queensland after Eliot Forbes stepped down last month.

Brendan Parnell new RQ chief

Former Tatts Group and Sky Channel executive Brendan Parnell is the new chief executive of Racing Queensland.

Simon Dinopoulos and Brad Gray Preview Saturday

Racing and Sports Simon Dinopoulos and RNSW’s Brad Gray offer their thoughts on the Randwick card.

Peter Snowden has Bondi in the Champagne Stakes

The Snowdens have hopes through the day including a chance in the 2yo G1.

Regan Bayliss discusses being taken off Redkirk Warrior

With Redkirk Warrior going to Royal Ascot, it was announced Frankie Dettori would replace Regan Bayliss in the Diamond Jubilee.

Jamie Lovett chats about Brave Smash

In the All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, the connections of Brave Smash are deciding whether to run.

The Queensland Carnival Launch

Bernadette Cooper talks about the launch of the upcoming Queensland carnival.

Kris Lees has two live hopes in the All Aged Stakes

With two G1 winners taking on that grade on Saturday, Kris Lees has high hopes in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Randwick

Randwick hosts the end of the carnival with two G1s.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Caulfield

A rich day of racing at Caulfield on Saturday awaits.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Doomben

Some good prizemoney on offer this Saturday at Doomben with three Listed races.

Pennino to boost Tiffani Brooker's career

Tiffani Brooker can get a timely boost to her senior career when she is reunited with promising two-year-old Pennino at Doomben.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Morphettville

The RN Irwin Stakes highlights the card at Morphettville this weekend.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Ascot

It is WATC Derby day at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 VRC St Leger: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 VRC St Leger at Flemington on Wednesday shows how big a race it was 50 years ago.

Regally bred Zarkamiya wins on debut

Three-year-old filly Zarkamiya by Frankel out of Zarkava has made a winning debut at ParisLongchamp.

Hawkesbury’s Stand Alone Saturday Boostedby TAB Sponsorship

Hawkesbury Race Club’s 13th Stand Alone Saturday, to be run next Saturday April 28th.

Oliver chasing more Group Ones in Sydney

With 108 Group One victories to his name in Australia, Damien Oliver will be out to add to the tally in two feature races at Randwick.

Blazing Issue unknown Champagne factor

Greg Hickman is chasing an upset to rival El Dorado Dreaming's ATC Sires' Produce Stakes win when Blazing Issue runs in the Champagne Stakes at Randwick.

Blinkers to focus Tangled for Randwick

Chris Waller will use blinkers on talented colt Tangled in a bid to ensure the three-year-old has a smooth run in the Frank Packer Plate at Randwick.

Moss Trip on trial for Queensland trip

The Peter and Paul Snowden-trained filly Moss Trip can book a trip to Queensland with a strong showing in the J H B Carr Stakes at Randwick.

Dettori lands Warrior ride at Royal Ascot

Jockey Regan Bayliss has had to make way for Frankie Dettori when Redkirk Warrior runs in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Satono Rasen poised for Australian start

Japanese stayer Satono Rasen is ready for his first start for trainer Chris Waller in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick before heading to Queensland.

Group 1 wins await Nature Strip: Williams

Jockey Craig Williams is excited at the prospect of riding three-year-old Nature Strip for the first time in the VOBIS Gold Dash at Caulfield.

Richie Stephenson breaks usual rule

Veteran trainer Richie Stephenson will break his usual rule and back Emphasis up in the Tails Stakes at Doomben.

Forster's smart thinking helps Archade

Trainer Desleigh Forster's ability to think outside the square has helped Archade make a capacity field for the two-year-old race at Doomben.

Don't Tell Mama set to stay at Doomben

Trainer Tony Sears believes Don't Tell Mama's fourth in the Toowoomba Cup indicates she will run a strong 2200 metres at Doomben.

Whypeeo ready to lead Edmonds team

Stakes-winning three-year-old Whypeeo is set to lead a strong stable representation for Gold Coast trainer Toby Edmonds at Doomben.

Price to rely upon Bassett in Bel Esprit

Trainer Mick Price is hoping the addition of blinkers will spark an improved showing from Bassett in the Listed Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield.

Derby winner Levendi to have surgery

Australian Derby winner Levendi will undergo arthroscopic surgery to remove bone chips with spring plans on hold.

Champagne Stakes facts and figures

Some statistics on the Group One Champagne Stakes for two-year-olds.

All Aged Stakes facts

Some facts and figures on the All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

Lindsay Park Preview

Check out the thoughts from the Lindsay Park team ahead of this weekend’s action.

Home features await Baker and Forsman

Murray Baker and training partner Andrew Forsman have turned their attention to home soil with runners in upcoming New Zealand features.

2018 VRC St Leger: Nominations

We should get a full field off the Nominations for the 2018 VRC St Leger at Flemington on Wednesday.

2018 WATC Derby: Tips and Race Preview

Taking the horse who’s won the lead ups in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 WATC Derby at Ascot on Saturday.

Wyong Preview

Racing in NSW is conducted at Wyong this Thursday.

Laurie Macri looks back at the Sydney Autumn Carnival

ATC Chairman Laurie Macri takes a look at the Sydney Autumn period of racing.

Matt Dunn talks his upcoming runners

Highway races are back and so is Matthew Dunn.

Andrew Forsman chats about the team

After going close in the Sydney Cup, Andrew Forsman discusses how he and Murray Baker’s horses are.

David Thomas on Adelaide’s feature races

David Thomas from TRSA talks about the upcoming Adelaide carnival and getting interstate horses to South Australia.

Jay Rooney looks at the WATC Derby

With the WATC Derby on Saturday, Jay Rooney thinks Bob Peters will win another Derby on the weekend.

Chris Williams rode his first city winner

Ever So Natural provided Chris Williams with his first city winner at the Kensington track on Wednesday.

Winx form line for New Zealander Chocante

New Zealander Chocante, who resumes at Doomben, carries a placing behind champion mare Winx in his form.

2018 All Aged Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Going for the TJ winner in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Champagne Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Fancy the Sires was no upset as seen in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Frank Packer Plate: Tips and Race Preview

Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Frank Packer Plate at Randwick on Saturday land on a Victorian.

2018 JHB Carr Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Giving Godolphin the win in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Hall Mark Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Placing trust in Dothraki in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 JRA Plate: Tips and Race Preview

Fancy the Doncaster form in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 JRA Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Taking some Sydney form in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

2018 RN Irwin Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

The G1 winners lead the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

Chris Waller Stable Update for the Weekend

Take a look at the opinions of the Chris Waller stable for this weekend's big meetings around the land.

Do all your Weekend Metro Meetings form early

As well as all the provincial and international races, Racing and Sports has all the metros covered.

2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Plenty of winning form amongst the fillies in the 2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

First city winner for apprentice Williams

Apprentice jockey Chris Williams has recorded his first metropolitan win at Kensington in his second ride in Sydney.

Fresh Hartnell Ready For Randwick Return

Trainer James Cummings is confident he has Godolphin’s gun weight-for-age performer Hartnell in the right form for his first Randwick start in 12 months in Saturday’s $600,000 All-Aged Stakes

Mr Marbellouz kept to restricted racing

Mr Marbellouz will remain in restricted class at Doomben despite after drawing well in two races in which the rising star was an acceptor.

Gododdin off the mark for Godolphin

Promising filly Gododdin has broken her maiden at the third attempt for Godolphin as the Kensington course at Randwick held its first meeting since 2014.

New Kensington Track passes first test

Jockey Glyn Schofield is impressed with the new Kensington Track at Randwick after guiding the first winner home on the revamped surface.

Mick Price laments tough draw for Seabrook

Trainer Mick Price admits Seabrook's opportunity to cap her Sydney autumn carnival campaign in style has been jeopardised by the Champagne Stakes barrier draw.

Fastnet Tempest ready to roll at Caulfield

The Anniversary Vase at Caulfield may be the race that sees imported galloper Fastnet Tempest secure his first victory for Lindsay Park.

Freedman team warms up for Brisbane winter

Japanese galloper A Shin Rook is one of four Anthony Freedman-trained horses who will make their winter carnival debuts at Doomben.

Tail in the gate catches out Seattle Park

Racing Victoria stewards declared Seattle Park a non-runner in a race at Sandown after his tail was caught in the gates at the start.

Vitani produces the goods with Sandown win

Exciting prospect Vitani has lived up to the expectations of trainer Wendy Kelly, breaking through for her maiden win at Sandown.

Mail Escort delivers at Ipswich for Sears

Trainer Tony Sears has continued his success with the offspring of little-known sire Mail Train when first starter Mail Escort caused an upset at Ipswich.

Bowman adopts new perspective on Hartnell

After trailing in the wake of Winx and Hugh Bowman seven times, Hartnell has the world's leading jockey in the saddle for the All Aged Stakes at Randwick.

2018 WATC Derby: Final Field, Barriers and Market

The fillies have not drawn the best in the 2018 WATC Derby at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 RN Irwin Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Some good quality sprinters make up the ten to battle out the 2018 RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

Eaton and Carson combine for Sandown win

Apprentice Jessica Eaton has landed her first Melbourne city win aboard Famelist while providing trainer Gary Carson a long overdue metropolitan success.

Group One fields finalised for Randwick

The Group One All Aged Stakes and Champagne Stakes feature races at Randwick have each attracted a field of 13 runners.

2018 All Aged Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

The 2018 All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday contains many G1 winners in the field of 13.

2018 Champagne Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Can the fillies repel the colts in the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday?

2018 Frank Packer Plate: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Some Derby runners back up in the 2018 Frank Packer Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Hall Mark Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Only nine are entered for the 2018 Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 JHB Carr Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

A full field of fillies line up in the 2018 JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 JRA Plate: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Fourteen will do battle in the 2018 JRA Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

ATC Honours World's Best Racehorse, Winx

Australian Turf Club has honoured the Longines World’s Best Racehorse, Sydney’s mighty mare Winx, by renaming one of the Group One races she has made her own in recent years.

Every Favourite Lands The Cash At Hawkesbury

Hawkesbury trainers Garry White and Brad Widdup are on a roll – and so were punters there on Tuesday.

Singleton Chasing City Win To Raise Stocks

Hawkesbury trainer Scott Singleton is quietly confident he’s made the right move by scratching lightly raced filly Stock Up from her home track to chase a city win at Randwick on Wednesday.

Winx Stakes to honour champion racemare

The Australian Turf Club's Group Two Warwick Stakes at Randwick will be upgraded and rebranded for super mare Winx.

Steve Hart talks to legendary caller John Tapp

Former great Sydney race caller John Tapp sat down with Steve Hart recently to look back on a grand career.

Racing Returns To The Kensington Track

ATC racecourse managers Nevesh Ramdhani and Lindsay Murphy discuss the rebuild of the Kensington track.

Vic horse trainers want samples re-tested

Racehorse trainers Lee and Shannon Hope want urine samples to be re-examined with a new testing method as they fight bans for giving cobalt to horses.

Jockey Ryan Maloney outed for four months

Racing Victoria stewards have suspended jockey Ryan Maloney for four months after testing positive to a banned stimulant following a urine sample.

Fell Swoop steps up to emerge from slump

Canberra trainer Matt Dale will step Fell Swoop up in distance to the 1400 metres of the All Aged Stakes in an attempt to spark a form reversal.

Trainer Jean Dubois aims at Champagne

Goulburn trainer Jean Dubois has another two-year-old ready to make a rapid step up to Group One class when Guerrier lines up in the Champagne Stakes.

Exciting Nature Strip to run at Caulfield

Nature Strip will return in the VOBIS Gold Dash at Caulfield before a trip to Adelaide and then to Queensland for a winter break.

Theanswermyfriend back again at Caulfield

Trainer Henry Dwyer doesn't want Theanswermyfriend ridden as aggressively from the barriers with a view to stretching the gelding out to 1600m.

Stewards query beaten Mornington favourite

The tactics adopted by jockey Billy Egan aboard beaten favourite Zizzis at Mornington are at the centre of an adjourned Racing Victoria stewards inquiry.

Select Royal has form line to break duck

David Payne is confident Select Royal and newcomer Georgia Hit can show signs of progress when they strive for their first career wins on the Kensington track.

Moana Jewel makes city debut at Sandown

Following a solid first-up maiden win at Pakenham, Cranbourne-trained Moana Jewel heads to Sandown for her city debut over 1400m.

The Winx Fact File

Chris Scholtz finds 25 things you should know, could know or need to know about champion mare Winx.

Melbourne Target For Veteran Stayer

Veteran stayer Doukhan will head to Melbourne after his worthy seventh in last Saturday’s Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Classy Kiwi Stayer On The Road Home

Kiwi stayer Sir Charles Road will return home this week after going a long way toward realising his staying potential in Australia.

Red Cardinal To Return in 2018 All Aged Stakes

Group Two-winning import Red Cardinal is set to make his reappearance in the All Aged Stakes this weekend as he prepares for a tilt at the Brisbane Cup.

Vic horse trainers want samples re-tested

Racehorse trainers Lee and Shannon Hope want urine samples to be re-examined with a new testing method as they fight bans for giving cobalt to horses.

Seabrook Confirmed For Champagne Stakes Tilt

Mick Price is looking forward to running Seabrook in the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 All Aged Stakes: Race History

High quality performances abound in the Race History of the 2018 All Aged Stakes run at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Champagne Stakes: Race History

Many a famous name stands in the Race History of the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Frank Packer Plate: Race History

Some grand horses line the Race History of the 2018 Frank Packer Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Hall Mark Stakes: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 Hall Mark Stakes run at Randwick on Saturday shows it was a very strong one last year.

2018 JHB Carr Stakes: Race History

Some elite fillies became elite mares after being part of the Race History of the 2018 JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 JRA Plate: Race History

Some famous names are part of the Race History of the 2018 JRA Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 RN Irwin Stakes: Race History

Race History of the 2018 RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday shows it isn’t always a great Goodwood guide for the winner.

2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes: Race History

Some future G1 mares have emanated from the Race History of the 2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

2018 WATC Derby: Race History

The fillies often run well as seen in the Race History of the 2018 WATC Derby at Ascot on Saturday.

Trapeze Artist favourite for All Aged

Trapeze Artist is the early favourite to win his third Group One race on the back of his TJ Smith Stakes victory over Redzel.

Lindsay Park big guns to trial at Tatura

Class gallopers Vega Magic, Spieth, Formality and Boom Time add a bit of class to a set of barrier trials to be run at Tatura.

Ryan Maloney to front RV stewards hearing

Racing Victoria stewards will hold a hearing into the banned substance found in a urine sample provided by jockey Ryan Maloney.

First meeting for new Kensington track

Randwick's Kensington track will be in use for the first time in 3-1/2 years after being totally rebuilt.

Hartnell entered for All Aged Stakes

Hartnell is among the entries for the All Aged Stakes at Randwick which brings the Sydney carnival to a close.

Williams chasing VOBIS money at Caulfield

Warrnambool trainer Matthew Williams has entered three of his horses for the rich Victorian Owners and Breeders race day at Caulfield.

Mark Zahra New Rider For Brave Smash

Mark Zahra will be the new rider for Japanese import Brave Smash in the $600,000 All-Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Queensland Oaks Next For Hiyaam

Victorian filly Hiyaam is set to continue her classic campaign with a trip to Brisbane for the Queensland Oaks.

Viddora Resumes In Irwin Stakes

Outstanding Adelaide mare Viddora will resume in the G3 RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

Owners Hope To Shout The Bar At Flemington

The owners of remarkable veteran Who Shot Thebarman expect the rising 10-year-old to be set for next season’s Melbourne Cup.

Purcell set to unveil import at Caulfield

Imported galloper Snoano, a winner during the Royal meeting at Ascot, is set to make his Australian debut in the Listed Anniversary Stakes at Caulfield.

Lacy wins appeal on handling case

Apprentice Stephanie Lacy has been successful in her appeal against a handling charge conviction almost nine months after being suspended.

Highland Reel to stand at Swettenham

The globe trotting Highland Reel is to stand at Victoria's Swettenham Stud in the upcoming southern hemisphere breeding season.

2018 WATC Derby: Nominations

A big field will be running for the 2018 WATC Derby at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 RN Irwin Stakes: Nominations

A really good Goodwood lead up should follow off the Nominations for the 2018 RN Irwin Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes: Nominations

The Nominations for the Oaks lead up suggests a full field will occur in the 2018 Schweppervescence (Auraria) Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.

2018 All Aged Stakes: Nominations

A tantalising field is likely off the Nominations for the 2018 All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Champagne Stakes: Nominations

Nominations for the 2018 Champagne Stakes at Randwick on Saturday show plenty of new blood.

2018 Frank Packer Plate: Nominations

Some good runs from Day 1 of The Championships head the Nominations for the 2018 Frank Packer Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Hall Mark Stakes: Nominations

Nominations for the 2018 Hall Mark Stakes at Randwick on Saturday were extended until tomorrow.

2018 JRA Plate: Nominations

A very even group of stayers in the Nominations for the 2018 JRA Plate at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 JHB Carr Stakes: Nominations

Looks to be some nice fillies amongst the Nominations for the 2018 JHB Carr Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

All Aged before Everest for Trapeze Artist

Trapeze Artist will line up in the Group One All Aged Stakes before being spelled with a view to The Everest.

El Dorado Dreaming to tackle Champagne

El Dorado Dreaming is beind aimed at another lucrative prize in the Champagne Stakes after her giant-killing win in the ATC Sires' Produce Stakes.

Rest has helped Doomben recover

Racing Queensland officials believe a three-week rest from racing should help Doomben perform to its best during the winter carnival.

Double gets Bayliss in form for Brisbane

Regan Bayliss is heading to Brisbane to start the winter carnival with a couple of rides for Anthony Freedman following his return double at Caulfield.

Super Cash on target for Adelaide G1 race

Andrew Noblet is thrilled with the way multiple Group Two-winning mare Super Cash in progressing as she prepares for a tilt at a Group One sprint in Adelaide.

Most Important trials well ahead of return

Leading Queensland sprinter Most Important has trialled brilliantly as he prepares to take on Group One Class this winter.

Caulfield double timely ahead of winter

Tahlia Hope's three-kilo claim has been put to good use at Caulfield with the young rider producing a double from only two rides.

Davy Russell wins first Grand National

Davy Russell has continued a glorious autumn to his career by steering Tiger Roll to a thrilling victory in the Grand National at Aintree.

Champion mare Winx's 25 consecutive wins

Winx equalled Black Caviar's record of 25 consecutive wins with a stirring victory in the Group One Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.

Gailo Chop gallant, but no match for Winx

Gailo Chop has given a sight in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes before being claimed by champion Winx.

Who Shot Thebarman wins the G1 Sydney Cup

Who Shot Thebarman has won the $2 million Sydney Cup, beating Zacada in a photo finish to the 3200m staying race.

Pre Stwick scratching sours Japanese raid

The late scratching of Japanese stayer Pre Stwick from the Sydney Cup has taken the gloss of the Silk Racing Club's autumn carnival expedition.

Unforgotten wins the ATC Australian Oaks

Unforgotten has won the ATC Australian Oaks, the premier staying test for three-year-old fillies during The Championships at Randwick.

Alizee takes out G1 Coolmore Legacy Stakes

Godolphin filly Alizee has won the Coolmore Legacy Stakes, beating Prompt Response and Heavens Above.

In-form Moor lands a Caulfield four-timer

Jockey Daniel Moor has ridden the four legs of the Caulfield quadrella, the first time he's ridden four winners in the metropolitan area.

Quilista romps to Sapphire Stakes victory

Holiday-bound Damian Lane has capped his Sydney carnival with a double after an all-the-way win on Quilista in the Sapphire Stakes at Randwick.

Holland suspended for whip breach in Cup

Dean Holland has been suspended and fined for breaching the whip rules at Randwick while Luke Currie and Andrew Adkins have been suspended for careless riding.

Moreira guides Catchy victory at Randwick

A fast-finishing win from Catchy in the Group Two Arrowfield Sprint at Randwick has given Joao Moreira his first Sydney winner since the spring of 2016.

Serene Miss claims Provincial Champs final

Serene Miss has claimed a Kris Lees-dominated Provincial Championships final at Randwick for the Newcastle trainer.

Pure Elation for Glenn in Percy Sykes win

Pure Elation has made up for a disappointing Melbourne campaign with a Group Two win at Randwick.

Queensland Derby aim for California Turbo

Lightly raced California Turbo has made the step up from a provincial win to stakes race success at Randwick as he continues on a path to the Queensland Derby.

Champagne Stakes now an option for Futooh

Futooh might take on Group One company in the Champagne Stakes to cap her first preparation after claiming black type in the China Horse Club Mile at Randwick.

Lindsay Park quinella Galilee Series Final

Won Won Too and Rezealient could head interstate in search of Derby success after their one-two finish in the Galilee Series Final at Caulfield.

2018 Sapphire Stakes: Quilista leads all the way

Quilista was the only horse to lead all the way all day in taking the 2018 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Victorian punter out of luck in $1m ride

A Victorian bricklayer missed out on winning a $1 million TAB competition after his pick for the Coolmore Legacy Dixie Blossoms was run down to finish sixth.

2018 Coolmore Legacy Stakes: Alizee flies home

Winning her second G1 at the Randwick mile, Alizee took out the 2018 Coolmore Legacy Stakes on Saturday.

Caulfield rain a blessing for Reilmartini

Reilmartini appreciated a downgraded Caulfield track to register his first city win to go with previous victories at Ballarat.

Improvise grabs black type at Caloundra

Sydney filly Improvise has earned some valuable black type with her win in the Listed Princess Stakes and completed a big day for trainer Chris Waller.

2018 Sydney Cup: Who Shot Thebarman wins at his 5th attempt

At officially his fifth attempt, Who Shot Thebarman scored an heroic win in the 2018 Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

Team Mishani gives owner Crooks a treble

Owner Mick Crooks was quick to praise NSW country trainer Shane Edmonds after Mishani Honcho scored at Caloundra.

2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: WINXXV

The legend Winx equalled Black Caviar’s streak of 25 wins in taking out the 2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Fradd keeps whip hand in protest result

Veteran jockey Larry Cassidy conceded he was in a horrible position in lodging a protest against jockey Robbie Fradd at Caloundra.

Winx wins again and matches Black Caviar

Champion racehorse Winx has equalled Black Caviar's record of 25 consecutive wins and claimed her 18th Group One victory in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

2018 ATC Australian Oaks: Unforgotten won’t be

Running down a brave leader in Hiyaam, Unforgotten stayed on so well in the 2018 ATC Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint: Catchy too classy

A former Blue Diamond Catchy got to the outside and charged over her 3yo rivals in the 2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint at Randwick on Saturday.

G1 Australasian Oaks mission for Savacool

Savacool will try to emulate stablemate Egg Tart when she heads to Adelaide for the Group One Australasian Oaks.

Speedy filly Zoom By keeps unbeaten record

Brilliant two-year-old filly Zoom By has come from the outside barrier for an all the way at Caloundra.

2018 Provincial Championships Final: Serene Miss rattles home

Sweeping from the back, Serene Miss gave Kris Lees his second win in the 2018 Provincial Championships Final at Randwick on Saturday.

Ocean Knight explosive in Caulfield debut

Lindsay Park is looking forward to getting Ocean Knight out in distance after his debut win over 1200m at Caulfield.

2018 Percy Sykes Stakes: Pure Elation a happy result

Ambling up to the leaders up the rise, Pure Elation scored an easy win in the 2018 Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Lloyd at brilliant best on Backhouse Billy

Jeff Lloyd has produced another clever ride to win on Backhouse Billy at Caloundra.

Today's Randwick Preview with Chris Scholtz

Chris Scholtz previews the second day of The Championships at Randwick with selections for all races.

Adam Blencowe gives his best for Caulfield

Racing and Sports Senior Handicapper Adam Blencowe gives his best for Caulfield today on RadioTab.

Alex Steedman offers his Sydney Specials

Alex Steedman from Racing and Sports provides RadioTab his thoughts on Randwick for today.

Winx to race with synthetic hoof filler

Winx will race with synthetic hoof filler on her near hind foot when she lines upfor the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.

Unforgotten has history for Oaks success

Chris Waller is confident Unforgotten can handle a step up in distance for her latest Group One assignment in the Australian Oaks at Randwick.

Almandin with chance to add Sydney Cup

The 2016 Melbourne Cup winner Almandin is favourite to add a Sydney Cup to his record when he runs under top weight of 57kg in the 3200m Group One at Randwick.

Silent Sedition ready for Sydney G1 race

After finishing fourth as favourite a year ago, quality mare Silent Sedition is back for another crack at the Group One Coolmore Legacy Stakes at Randwick.

Houtzen on target for Arrowfield

Gold Coast filly Houtzen can take a step to retaining her place in The Everest when she backs up quickly to run in the Arrowfield Sprint at Randwick.

Second best a successful day for Condon

The $755,000 runner's-up cheque will justify the expense and effort to bring Success Days from Ireland to line up against Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

Japan's Pre Stwick primed for Cup raid

Visiting trainer Yoshinori Muto is seeking his maiden Group One success with Pre Stwick, the first Japanese stayer to contest the Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Injured strapper making progress

A strapper hurt in an incident at the Warwick Farm races has a small pelvic fracture but has escaped any spinal injuries.

Mark and Ben Currie front stewards

Ben Currie and his father Mark have fronted stewards for a second time in an inquiry into activities at their Toowoomba stable.

TAB Punters Bet $25 million On Winx

TAB fixed odds punters have collected 155 per cent more on Winx than they did on Black Caviar during her career.

Just Dreaming heads Lees Provincial bid

Kris Lees hopes Hugh Bowman can overcome a tough draw for Just Dreaming so she can justify her favouritism for the Provincial Championships final at Randwick.

Seymour meeting moved after turf problems

Echuca will take over the upcoming Seymour meeting after the track disappointed participants and officials at its return meeting.

Blue Jay Way after black-type at Caulfield

One thing Grahame Begg knows about filly Blue Jay Way is she will appreciate every metre of the 2400m of the Galilee Series Final at Caulfield.

Protest to relish bigger Coast track

The Bryan and Daniel Guy training partnership believe a big track will help Protest make a mockery of her odds in the Listed Princess Stakes.

Corey Brown rides through pain barrier

Corey Brown has had to have his ribs manipulated into place to be fit to ride at Randwick on day two of The Championships.

Fab's Cowboy chases another title

Prolific country winner Fab's Cowboy can take a step to regaining his crown as the horse winning most races in Australia for a season at the Sunshine Coast.

William Thomas in top order for Caulfield

William Thomas will be attempting his third win from four starts when he tackles 1200 metres for the first time at Caulfield.

2018 Grand National: Final Field

There are 40 final acceptors for the 2018 Grand National run at Aintree on Saturday.

Randwick Track Condition

After some very warm temperatures, Randwick is in great condition for Day 2 of The Championships.

Simon Dinopoulos and Brad Gray Preview Saturday

Racing and Sports Simon Dinopoulos and RNSW’s Brad Gray offer their thoughts on the Randwick card.

Peter Tighe chats about Winx

One of the lucky owners of Winx, Peter Tighe, talks about the champ running again.

Orange Preview

The Orange Cup is on Friday on a Good 3 surface.

A look at some runners at Randwick on The Championships Day 2

The day before Day 2 of The Championships saw Randwick a hive of activity.

Aidan Rodley talks the kiwis in the Australian Oaks

There are several strong New Zealand chances in the Oaks after winning it many times of late.

Luke Marlow calls the Provincial Championships Final

With a huge prize in order for the Provincial final, Luke Marlow calls the big race at Randwick.

No Dancing In The Rain For Kiwi Filly

Sydney’s weather is playing against Danzdanzdance’s bid for glory in Saturday’s $1 million Australian Oaks at Randwick.

Trans-Tasman focus for Team Rogerson

Graeme Rogerson says talented filly Contessa Vanessa makes his job easy.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Randwick

Randwick has four great G1s on the day.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Caulfield

A rich day of racing at Caulfield on Saturday with the Galilee Final a feature.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast holds the Brisbane metro meeting this week with the Princess Stakes on the card.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Morphettville

The carnival is into gear with the Port Adelaide Guineas and Dequetteville Stakes run at Morphettville.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Ascot

A big day of racing at Ascot with the Karrakatta Plate and the WA Oaks as highlights.

Rodd encourages Doughty's hopes

Encouraging words from multiple Group One-winning jockey Michael Rodd have boosted trainer Kelly Doughty's confidence with unbeaten two-year-old Blue Book.

Chris Waller Stable Update for the Weekend

Take a look at the opinions of the Chris Waller stable for this weekend's big meetings around the land.

Lees Pair Are Value In Provincial Championship

Newcastle trainer Kris Lees agrees with the market assessment of his classy mare Just Dreaming as favourite for the $500,000 Provincial Championship Final at Randwick on Saturday but says there are two among his other six finalists who are excellent value chances at double figure odds.

Smerdon lawyer queries RADB jurisdiction

Tim McHenry is to make submissions to the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board over its jurisdiction to hear charges laid against trainer Robert Smerdon.

Single Gaze out of the G1 Sydney Cup

Popular mare Single Gaze will miss the chance to retire on a high note with a poor blood count ruling her out of the Group One Sydney Cup.

Duo to rebound from Emancipation Stakes

Ron Quinton hopes Dixie Blossoms and Daysee Doom can bounce back from tough runs in the Emancipation Stakes when they meet again in the Coolmore Legacy Stakes.

Brown targeting back-to-back Sydney Cups

Corey Brown believes former Irish stayer Peribsen can emulate Polarisation and give him successive Sydney Cup wins at Randwick.

Hiyaam and Dee chase another G1 in Oaks

After guiding Hiyaam to a dominant Group One win last start, jockey Michael Dee is upbeat about her chances in the Australian Oaks at Randwick.

This Is Winx’s Toughest Test

Saturday’s $4m Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2000m) is Winx’s toughest test since her first Cox Plate. That’s the opinion of Hugh Bowman, who has ridden her in nineteen races since.

She Will Reign ready for 3YO assignment

Trainer Gary Portelli is confident She Will Reign will be suited by running against her own age in the Arrowfield Sprint at Randwick.

Police investigate Kilmore race incident

Police are investigating an incident at the Kilmore race meeting after two steel pegs were found been driven into the track near the 400m mark.

Can't Find Snippy out of Provincial Champs

Can't Find Snippy has been scratched from the Provincial Championships Final at Randwick because of a foot abscess, with Hallelujah Boy gaining a start.

Sydney Cup facts and figures

All you need to know about the $2 million Group One Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

Facts and figures on the Queen Elizabeth

Facts and figures on the $4 million Group One Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Australian Oaks facts and figures

All you need to know about the $1 million Group One Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday.

Coolmore Legacy Stakes facts and figures

All the facts and figures on the $1 million Group One Coolmore Legacy Stakes at Randwick.

Waller chases another Sunshine Coast 3yo

Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has fond memories of three-year-old stakes races at the Sunshine Coast and is chasing another.

Moor out to add to recent feature wins

Jockey Daniel Moor will be out to continue his run of feature race wins when he rides Berkshire Lady in the Galilee Series Final at Caulfield.

Cool Passion on path to Adelaide G1 race

The Tony McEvoy stable will have two stakes winners resuming at Caulfield, including Cool Passion who is being aimed towards a Group One sprint in Adelaide.

Jeff Lloyd to weave magic on Mishani

Trainer Chris Anderson is hoping in-form jockey Jeff Lloyd can produce some magic on Mishani Bullitt to overcome a wide barrier at the Sunshine Coast.

Stirring Duel Assured For Day 2 Of Nathan Berry Medal

He may have 'sat on the bench' during Day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick last Saturday.

Secret Agenda withdrawn from the Sapphire Stakes

Drawing the outside, Secret Agenda has come out of the Sapphire Stakes and may now head to Adelaide.

Winx Ready For Number 25

Champion mare Winx was in relaxed mode on Thursday morning when she went through her final paces ahead of Saturday’s $4 million Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.

Gelded Grey Lion up for Caulfield return

A new look Grey Lion is ready to embark on his latest campaign at Caulfield following a gelding operation since he last raced in the Pakenham Cup.

Cool weather favours Dreams APlenty

Trainer John Zielke believes cooler weather will help Dreams Aplenty when he returns at the Sunshine Coast after suffering heat stroke at his most recent start.

2018 Karrakatta Plate: Tips and Race Preview

It’s the Simon Miller show in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Karrakatta Plate at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 WA Oaks - Tips and Race Preview

Sticking with the favourite in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 WA Oaks at Ascot on Saturday.

Blinkers to help Missybeel in stakes race

Sydney trainer Bjorn Baker has elected to put blinkers on Missybeel when she makes her Queensland debut at the Sunshine Coast.

Wyong Preview

Racing in NSW on Thursday is at Wyong where it is a fine day and a Soft 5 surface at the moment.

Winx runs to equal Black Caviar history

Winx chases 25 wins in a row in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes as she looks to equal another legend in Black Caviar.

Lindsay Park Preview

Check out the thoughts from the Lindsay Park team ahead of this weekend’s action.

2018 Grand National: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 Grand National run at Aintree on Saturday is one littered with great moments.

2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

The champ leads the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sydney Cup: Tips and Race Preview

The Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday suggest a very open running.

2018 ATC Australian Oaks: Tips and Race Preview

The Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 ATC Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday suggest a very strong edition.

2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Many mares with hopes in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint: Tips and Race Preview

It’s a real quality 3yo race as shown in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sapphire Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Plenty of good sprinting mares in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Percy Sykes Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Godolphin could hold the key to the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Fernhill Handicap: Tips and Race Preview

Taking some value in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Fernhill Handicap at Randwick on Saturday.

Winx in great order ahead of QEII

Champion Winx is in great order ahead of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes but her jockey Hugh Bowman admits it is her toughest test for some time.

Do all your Weekend Metro Meetings form early

As well as all the provincial and international races, Racing and Sports has all the metros covered.

Three-month ban for trainer Jody Thompson

The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board has disqualified trainer Jody Thompson for three months after an inquiry relating to the condition of a horse.

Alizee seeks repeat G1 victory at Randwick

Group One-winning Godolphin filly Alizee is primed to deliver a top performance in the Coolmore Legacy Stakes at Randwick says trainer James Cummings.

Bring Me Roses gets another Oaks chance

After finishing second in the VRC Oaks in the spring, Bring Me Roses will line up for another crack at a Classic win in the Australian Oaks at Randwick.

Libran on track for Sydney Cup

Syndicate manager Harry Herbert is looking to former English stayer Libran to keep flying the Highclere Thoroughbreds flag in the Sydney Cup.

Jenny Duggan back in winner's circle

NSW apprentice Jenny Duggan has travelled to Ipswich to ride her first winner after a 4-1/2 year break.

Stewards won't be rushed on Currie inquiry

Queensland Racing Inquiry Commission stewards won't be rushed into resuming an inquiry into activities at trainer Ben Currie's stables.

Kementari Spells As Godolphin Focus On The Championships

The Godolphin team is already looking forward to the spring with Kementari with the star three-year-old to be spelled after his Doncaster Mile defeat as favourite last Saturday.

Higher Ground lined up for Qld Derby

Promising colt Higher Ground could be set for a winter campaign in Brisbane to target the Queensland Derby, his owner Debbie Kepitis says.

Illness strikes Avdulla at Warwick Farm

Illness has forced Brenton Avdulla to stand down from the Warwick Farm meeting after two races.

Omineca scores for Wests Tigers star

Omineca has broken his maiden at Warwick Farm for an ownership group that includes Wests Tigers co-captain Chris Lawrence.

Invincore overcomes problems for debut win

Expensive two-year-old colt Invincore has done a few things wrong but still made a winning debut at Ipswich.

Tiny Corrs breaks through for city victory

Trainer Matt Cumani is looking towards a black-type staying race in Adelaide with Corrs after her metropolitan win at Sandown.

Warrnambool Cup aim for Granddukeoftuscany

Recent addition to the Matthew Williams team, Granddukeoftuscany, has his first run for the stable on his way to a planned start in the Warrnambool Cup.

Chris Munce to skate to stakes victory

Trainer Chris Munce hopes the step up to 1600m can help Skate To Paris win her first stakes race at the Sunshine Coast.

Fastnet Rock Colt Sells For $2.3 million

A brother to dual Group One winner Shoals has topped the last day of the Australian Easter Yearling Sale at $2.3 million.

2018 Karrakatta Plate: Final Field, Barriers and Market

A huge field of 2yos line up in the 2018 Karrakatta Plate at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 WA Oaks - Final Field, Barriers and Market

One filly dominates the 2018 WA Oaks at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 Sapphire Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Should be a cracking betting race in the 2018 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Fernhill Handicap: Final Field, Barriers and Market

There are 13 to go around in the 2018 Fernhill Handicap at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Winx will have nine rivals in the 2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sydney Cup: Final Field, Barriers and Market

A massive field will take place in the 2018 Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Australian Oaks: Final Field, Barriers and Market

What a top race the 2018 ATC Australian Oaks is at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Most of the best girls make their play in the 2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Five fillies and five colts clash in the 2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Percy Sykes Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

It’s not a big field to line up in the 2018 Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Vets Monitoring Provincial Final Qualifiers

Positive vet reports have improved the chances of Provincial Championship qualifiers Old Man Sam and Can’t Find Snippy lining up in the $500,000 final at Randwick on Saturday.

Top four aim for Success Days in QE Stakes

Irish trainer Ken Condon says a top four finish will justify Success Days travelling to take on champion Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick.

Spanish Reef chases G1 glory for Ken Keys

Ken Keys has been trying for about 30 years to win a Group One race and will be represented by talented mare Spanish Reef in the Coolmore Legacy at Randwick.

O'Hara wants fond farewell on Single Gaze

Kathy O'Hara is nearing the end of her long association with Group One-winning mare Single Gaze who will be retired after the Sydney Cup.

Let It Ride Punter Bets $124,000 On Winx

A TAB punter has placed $124,500 at $1.18 on Winx to win the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Injured Fanatic scratched from Sydney Cup

The Lindsay Park-trained Fanatic has been withdrawn from the $2 million Sydney Cup with a leg injury.

Nine rivals for Winx in Queen Elizabeth

Winx will have nine rivals in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes while the Sydney Cup has a capacity field of 20.

D-Day for Expiredtime at Warwick Farm

The clock is ticking for Expiredtime as trainer Clarry Conners tries to conjure up a maiden win for the three-year-old gelding at Warwick Farm.

Villa Sarchi ready for Caulfield assault

Considered by his trainer Heath Conners to be a work in progress, Villa Sarchi will be aiming for three-straight when he runs at Caulfield.

Trainer eyes off maiden victory at Sandown

A winner at his first three starts, Princeton Spirit will be striving to give his new trainer Julius Sandhu his first winner when he runs at Sandown.

New Sydney Cup bonus in play for trio

Three Sydney Cup runners will receive an added bonus from the Australian Turf Club if they win or run a place in the $2 million staying test at Randwick.

Redzel To Defend Doomben 10,000 Crown

Star sprinter Redzel will head to Queensland to defend his crown in the Doomben 10,000 next month.

Internationals Finalise Championships Preparations

International raiders Prestwick and Success Days have wound up their preparations for their assignments at The Championships at Randwick on Saturday.

Pitman Looking Forward to Australian Oaks Challenge

Australian Oaks candidate Savvy Coup isn’t the only one thriving in the Sydney heat in the build-up to her Group One challenge on the second day of the Championships at Randwick this Saturday.

Fanatic Scratched From Sydney Cup

Adelaide Cup winner Fanatic has been scratched from Saturday's $2 million Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Four Horses Racing For ATC Bonuses In Schweppes Sydney Cup

Four horses from across Australia and New Zealand will race for a new Australian Turf Club owners and trainers bonus in Saturday’s $2 million Schweppes Sydney Cup on Day Two of The Championships at Royal Randwick.

Spanish Reef Chasing First Group 1 For Keys

The progressive Spanish Reef will bid to give her trainer Ken Keys a first Group One victory when she lines up in the Coolmore Legacy on Saturday.

2018 Legacy Stakes: Barrier Draw

A big field of 17 fillies and mares will line up in the 2018 Legacy Stakes on day two of The Championships at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Australian Oaks: Barrier Draw

A final field of 13 fillies has been assembled for the 2018 Australian Oaks on day two of The Championships at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Race History

Many of the elite have been amongst the Race History of the 2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sydney Cup: Race History

Many famous stayers form the Race History of the 2018 Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Australian Oaks: Race History

Many grand fillies decorate the Race History of the 2018 ATC Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes: Race History

The move to Randwick has transformed the Race History of the 2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes on Saturday.

2018 Percy Sykes Stakes: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick on Saturday looks to build on last year.

2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint: Race History

Moved to the Championships, the Race History of the 2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint at Randwick on Saturday is a stellar one.

2018 Fernhill Handicap: Race History

Many of the best horses develop late in the season as seen in the Race History of the 2018 Fernhill Handicap at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sapphire Stakes: Race History

Several G1 mares come through the Race History of the 2018 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Karrakatta Plate: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 Karrakatta Plate at Ascot on Saturday has changed with the dates over the years.

2018 WA Oaks - Race History

Race History of the 2018 WA Oaks at Ascot on Saturday shows it can produce a good staying filly.

Top jumper Silviniaco Conti dies

Dual King George VI Chase winner Silviniaco Conti has died from injuries received in an accident during a team chasing event.

Luvaluva fit and ready for Oaks challenge

Trainer John Sargent says Luvaluva has come through her Adrian Knox Stakes win well and is fit and ready for the Group One ATC Australian Oaks.

Damian Lane appeals whip suspension

Damian Lane will appeal his one-week penalty and fine for breaching the whip rules during his winning ride on El Dorado Dreaming in the ATC Sires' Produce Stks.

Freedman team targets Queensland carnival

Victorian trainer Anthony Freedman is set to have a number of runners campaigning in Queensland during the upcoming carnival.

Andrew Adkins to ride Sir Charles Road

Lightweight Sydney jockey Andrew Adkins has snared the ride on New Zealand stayer Sir Charles Road in the Sydney Cup.

Webster gives Happy Clapper green light

Trainer Pat Wesbter has given Happy Clapper the green light to take on Winx in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes pending reassurance from his vet.

Caulfield option for filly Truly Discreet

Australasian Oaks hopeful Truly Discreet could back up at Caulfield over 1600m, seven days after her third placing in the Listed Bendigo Guineas.

Jockeys Injured In Weekend Accidents

Weekend riding accidents have left three NSW country riders with back injuries that will threaten their immediate futures.

Sydney Cup - Andrew Adkins Booked For Kiwi Stayer

Young jockey Andrew Adkins has been confirmed as the new rider for Kiwi stayer Sir Charles Road in Saturday’s $2 million Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Qld trainers want track rating review

Queensland trainers want a change to the way tracks are rated after a series of problems in recent months.

First Australian Win For Chinese Apprentice

Young Chinese jockey Qin Yong has come a mighty long way - and not just in terms of distance travelled.

Drier surface key for Lord Fandango in Cup

Trainer Archie Alexander is looking forward to Lord Fandango getting conditions to suit when he lines up in the Group One Sydney Cup at Randwick.

Tuesday Morning Inspection For Happy Clapper

Trainer Pat Webster will make the call on a Queen Elizabeth Stakes start for Doncaster Mile winner Happy Clapper after the gelding is inspected by his stable vet on Tuesday mornin

Single Gaze To Retire After Sydney Cup

Canberra trainer Nick Olive has confirmed Single Gaze will take her place in Saturday’s Sydney Cup at Randwick and will be retired immediately after.

Tye Angland Leads Medal Race

Tye Angland is the leader for the Nathan Berry Medal after the first day of The Championships at Randwick.

2018 Karrakatta Plate: Nominations

Simon Miller holds a big call in the Nominations for the 2018 Karrakatta Plate at Ascot on Saturday.

2018 WA Oaks - Nominations

Nominations for the 2018 WA Oaks at Ascot on Saturday should mean a good sized field.

2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes: Nominations

The Nominations for the 2018 Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday see a champion looking for history.

2018 Sydney Cup: Nominations

Some light weights will be hard to beat in the Nominations for the 2018 Sydney Cup at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Australian Oaks: Nominations

It shapes as a really good Classic off the Nominations for the 2018 ATC Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes: Nominations

Another very even group of mares top the Nominations for the 2018 Coolmore Legacy (Queen Of The Turf) Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Percy Sykes Stakes: Nominations

Exciting fillies in the Nominations for the 2018 Percy Sykes Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint: Nominations

Some exciting 3yos in the Nominations for the 2018 Arrowfield 3yo Sprint at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Sapphire Stakes: Nominations

A highly competitive mares event shaped up off the Nominations for the 2018 Sapphire Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Fernhill Handicap: Nominations

Nominations were extended for the 2018 Fernhill Handicap at Randwick on Saturday.

Prov C'ship contender to be vetted

Can't Find Snippy will have to pass a veterinary test before she can take her place in the $500,000 Provincial Championship Final after suffering an abscess.

Winx and Bowman ready for Queen Elizabeth

All eyes will be on Winx as she attempts to win her 18th Group One race in the Queen Elizabeth Stake at Randwick.

The Everest an option for Happy Clapper

Trainer Pat Webster and owner Michael Thomas are keen to target the $13 million Everest with Doncaster Mile winner Happy Clapper.

Savvy Coup an Oaks chance for Pitman

Trainer Michael Pitman will make his first trip to Australia in several years after identifying Savvy Coup as an Australian Oaks candidate.

Inquiry into Ben Currie-trained horses

An inquiry into activities at trainer Ben Currie's stable before the Toowoomba meeting will be held after material taken by integrity officers is examined.

Spieth getting ready for race return

Spieth is closing in on his first start for the Lindsay Park stable while Vega Magic is on target to return in The Goodwood in Adelaide which he won last year.

Another feature win for Liam Birchley

Liam Birchley has won the $100,000 Capricornia Two-Year-Old Stakes at Rockhampton with Wicked Ways as he prepares to fight charges in Victoria..

Group One Goodwood on radar for Ashlor

Trainer Dan McCarthy is keen to target the Group One Goodwood with Ashlor whose victory at Bendigo has taken his record to seven wins from 13 starts.

Three jockeys suspended at Randwick

Two jockeys have been outed for whip rule breaches at the Doncaster-Derby meeting at Randwick and another jockey has been suspended for careless riding.

Happy Clapper wins Doncaster Mile

Happy Clapper has given trainer Pat Webster victory in the race he has coveted his whole working life, the Doncaster Mile.

Trapeze Artist wins TJ Smith Stakes

A stud career beckons for Trapeze Artist after the colt upstaged Redzel to claim the $2.5 million Group One TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick.

Levendi wins Group One Australian Derby

Levendi has won the Australian Derby in a tight finish and held on to the victory in the stewards room.

El Dorado Dreaming wins Sires' Produce

Rank outsider El Dorado Dreaming has pipped favourite and Golden Slipper runner-up Oohood in a $1 million Group One Sires' Produce Stakes at Randwick.

Luvaluva warms up for Oaks with tough win

Resilient filly Luvaluva has completed her Australian Oaks audition in style with an impressive win in the Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick.

Victorem claims Country Championship final

Victorem has won the Country Championship final for trainer Jenny Graham, who raced the gelding for the first time since qualification in February.

Lance O'Sullivan trains Randwick winner

New Zealand's most prolific jockey Lance O'Sullivan has returned to Randwick as a trainer to lead in Sir Charles Road in the Group Two Chairman's Quality.

Houtzen wins Group Three PJ Bell

Flying filly Houtzen has added another string to her bow, stalking the leader before running home strongly to win the Group Three PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick.

Dashing Muraaqeb wins Carbine Club Stakes

One-time Golden Slipper prospect Muraaqeb has nailed his first black-type victory for Lindsay Park in the Carbine Club Stakes at Randwick.

Winx puts in guest appearance at Randwick

Winx has pleased her trainer and jockey with a work-out at Randwick ahead of her defence of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.

El Issa helps Currie take second Weetwood

Jockey Bob El Issa has made a triumphant return to Queensland to help trainer Ben Currie win consecutive Listed Weetwood Handicaps at Toowoomba.

Dodging Bullets causes Golden Mile upset

Jockey Daniel Moor has guided the Symon Wilde-trained Dodging Bullets to an upset win in the Listed Golden Mile at Bendigo.

So Far Sokool dominant in Bendigo Guineas

Archie Alexander-trained filly So Far Sokool has made a one-act affair of the Bendigo Guineas, winning the Listed race by four lengths.

Comeback trainer McCabe has biggest win

After being back as a trainer for only a few weeks, Darryl MCabe has had his biggest victory, with Morendi winning the Toowoomba Cup.

2018 Adrian Knox Stakes: Luvaluva was lovely

Luvaluva stepped up to Oaks calculations with a late surge in the 2018 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Doncaster Mile: Applause again for Happy Clapper

Doing the big Randwick mile double, Happy Clapper joined the elites in winning the 2018 Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday.

Currie's day improves with Hang in Guineas

Trainer Ben Currie's day has improved with Queensland Derby bound Hang scoring an impressive win in the Toowoomba Guineas.

2018 TJ Smith Stakes: Trapeze Artist lands the finish

Winning another feature race at odds, Trapeze Artist ran down Redzel to win the 2018 TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Velvet a big hit at Randwick for Crystal

Crystal Kimber has won the fashions on the field at the first day of The Championships at Randwick with a stunning velvet number.

2018 ATC Australian Derby: Levendi by a nose

Coming down the outside, Victorian Levendi scored in the 2018 ATC Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce: Massive outsider El Dorado Dreaming wins

At near 100-1, Newcastle filly El Dorado Dreaming rattled home to take out the 2018 ATC Sires’ Produce at Randwick on Saturday.

Corstens stable dominates VOBIS Gold Rush

The Leon and Troy Corstens-trained stablemates Thrillster and Really Swish have fought out the finish of the VOBIS Gold Rush for two-year-olds at Bendigo.

2018 Chairman’s Quality: Sir Charles Road hard as nails

The kiwis won the staying race as Sir Charles Road took out the 2018 Chairman’s Quality at Randwick on Saturday.

Waller has first Toowoomba winner

Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has had his first Toowoomba winner with Another Dollar, who is headed to the winter carnival.

2018 Country Championships Final: Victorem the victor

The 2018 Country Championships Final at Randwick on Saturday went to Port Macquarie as Victorem got up the inside late.

Import Harrison gets first Australian win

After a last-start second in the Mornington Cup, imported stayer Harrison has claimed his first Australian win with victory over 2400m at Bendigo.

Shamurt too good for plunge horse

Shamurt has lived up to trainer Tony Gollan's confidence in her by beating plunge horse Cuddle Me Tight at Toowoomba.

2018 PJ Bell Stakes: Houtzen bounces back

Getting back to her two year old form, Houtzen held on tenaciously to score in the 2018 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Paquirri breaks maiden in Randwick upset

Gary Moore-trained colt Paquirri has produced an upset to break his maiden in the Group Three Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick.

2018 Carbine Club Stakes: Muraaqeb another roughie

In another big result for the bookies, Muraaqeb came from three back the fence to take out the 2018 Carbine Club Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Inquiry into activity at Currie stable

Stewards have opened an inquiry and swabbed seven of trainer Ben Currie's horses in the lead-up to the Weetwood Handicap.

2018 Kindergarten Stakes: Paquirri causes a big upset

In a huge boilover to begin The Championships, Gary Moore’s Paquirri won the 2018 Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

The Championships Day One - Preview with Chris Scholtz

Chris Scholtz previews the first day of The Championships at Randwick on April 7 with selections for all races.

Redzel best sprinter I've ridden: McEvoy

Champion jockey Kerrin McEvoy says TJ Smith Stakes favourite Redzel is the best sprinter he has ridden as the pair approach Saturday's $2.5 million race.

Avdulla confident ahead of Doncaster Mile

Jockey Brenton Avdulla is confident he can add the Doncaster Mile to his bulging CV when he rides favourite Kementari at Randwick on Saturday.

Murray Baker eyes fifth Australian Derby

Murray Baker has a four-pronged attack for the Australian Derby as he attempts a fifth win and second with training partner Andrew Forsman.

Crack Me Up ready for Doncaster challenge

Crack Me Up's new trainer Bjorn Baker hopes form from the Villiers Stakes stands up when the former Queensland gelding tackles the Doncaster Mile at Randwick.

Hugh Bowman to ride Winx in gallop

Hugh Bowman has been cleared to ride Winx in a race day gallop after being felled by a virus.

Gibbs expects better from Endowment

Trainer Chris Gibbs is hoping for a different result when Damien Oliver rides New Zealand gelding Endowment in the Australian Derby at Randwick.

Schofield upbeat about Astoria in Derby

Astoria can compensate Glyn Schofield for missing the Doncaster Mile ride on Kementari if he can turn the tables on Australian Derby favourite Ace High.

Derby Dream Becomes A Reality For Furore

When nominations closed for The Championships on February 12 the Newcastle-trained three-year-old Furore had raced only twice for two wins on country tracks.

Michael Thomas enjoying the G1 ride

Owner/breeder Michael Thomas has enjoyed a great ride so far with Doncaster contender Happy Clapper and hopes Not A Single Cent can add to the experience.

Lean Mean Machine gears up for Randwick

Lean Mean Machine graduates from a maiden win to black-type company when the Chris Waller-trained colt takes on the Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick.

Northam with another Country Champs chance

Trainer Rod Northam has had two placegetters in previous Country Championships Finals at Randwick and is hoping My Tagoson can go one better.

Unraced filly heads Currie charge

Trainer Ben Currie has a large number of runners at Toowoomba but it is a debutante who has caught the early attention.

D-Day Bell Tolls For Frolic At Randwick

Trainer Edward O’Rourke will leave Randwick a very disappointed man if classy filly Frolic doesn’t return to form in the Group 3 $200,000 The Man Shake PJ Bell Stakes (1200m).

Nozomi on target for Bendigo Golden Mile

After two encouraging runs, including a Group Three win, over 1400m this campaign, Nozomi steps up to 1600m in search of another stakes win in the Golden Mile.

Hopfgarten ready to fire in Weetwood

Veteran Hopfgarten is ready to run well in the Listed Weetwood Handicap at Toowoomba but will have an easier program than usual in the Queensland carnival.

Ljung hopes winning run continues

Apprentice Emma Ljung hopes her run of success with trainer Tony Sears can continue in the Listed Weetwood Handicap at Toowoomba.

Mahamedeis to be aimed at Brisbane

A possible trip to Brisbane for the Queensland Derby is one of the options for Mahamedeis who returns from a spell in the Bendigo Guineas for Nick Ryan.

Price Is Right For Lani Girl To Go Out A Winner

Robert and Luke Price are hoping this week has been the start of a turnaround for their Kembla Grange stable with winners at Nowra and Hawkesbury.

Baker's Quartet On A Derby Mission

Prolific Australian Derby winning trainer Murray Baker says he can make a case for all four of his runners in Saturday’s three-year-old classic at Royal Randwick.

Shinn A Happy Camper As Clapper Eyes Winx Double

Happy Clapper can’t seem to get the better of Winx but he has a prime chance to match her if he claims the Group 1 $3m The Star Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Lanciato can give Mark Newnham his biggest result in the Doncaster

Heading into the Doncaster Mile off a little freshen up, Lanciato looks to run well for Mark Newnham.

Can Redzel hold his mantle in the TJ Smith Stakes?

After his Everest win, Redzel looks to win another major race at Randwick.

Ciaron Maher looks at his return to training

After some time off, Ciaron Maher is back this weekend for The Championships.

Ben Looker rides Victorem in the Country Championships

Heading to town for the Country Championships Final, Ben Looker has a big hope on Victorem.

2018 Doncaster Mile - The Case For Kementari

James Cummings is confident he has his gun colt Kementari ready to kick his biggest goal in the race the Godolphin trainer is describing as the three-year-old’s ‘grand final’ at Randwick on Saturday.

Simon Dinopoulos and Brad Gray Preview Saturday

Racing and Sports Simon Dinopoulos and RNSW’s Brad Gray offer their thoughts on the Randwick card.

Jockey Brodie Loy outed for 21 months

Jockey Brodie Loy has copped a hefty ban for a drug positive and giving false evidence to stewards.

Track to help Bruce Hill chase treble

The softer track surface at Toowoomba has given Bruce Hill hope he can feature in all three major races at the meeting.

New jumps career to be fun for Tom Sadler

Tom Sadler is looking to make his return to race riding at Warrnambool, not on the flat but over the jumps.

A drop in class to suit Naduri at Bendigo

Trainer David Brideoake has spring aspirations for Naduri who is likely to be spelled following a trip to Bendigo for the VOBIS Gold Rush.

Flemington mounting yard has been extended

The Flemington mounting yard will be better equipped to handle the 24 runners of the Melbourne Cup following an extension.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Randwick

The day of days at Randwick with some famous races on the card.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Bendigo

Some Listed class races including the Guineas highlights the card at Bendigo.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Toowoomba

Toowoomba’s big day gets full Saturday prominence this week.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Morphettville

The carnival is ready to go at Morphettville with important Listed races on the card.

Early scratchings and track conditions for Ascot

We see lead ups to the Derby on Saturday at Ascot.

No Show Cause hearing for Robert Smerdon

Written submission handed to Racing Victoria stewards giving certain undertakings means trainer Robert Smerdon's show cause hearing will not go ahead.

Arbeitsam back in distance for Doncaster

Gai Waterhouse is looking for a record eighth Doncaster Mile with Arbeitsam who has been set on a different pathway to the $3 million feature at Randwick.

Encryption's family link to Sires' Produce

Well-bred colt Encryption gets his chance to try to add his name to the Sires' Produce Stakes honour roll when he lines up in the Group One race at Randwick.

Third time lucky for English in TJ Smith

Adrian Bott says English will need luck in running against quality opposition to improve on minor placings in the past two editions of the TJ Smith Stakes.

Luckless Young hoping for Derby upset

Co-trainer Natalie Young is pinning her hopes on Belfast, Salsamor and Main Stage overcoming awkward draws to create an upset in the Australian Derby.

Williams ready for Country Championships

Trainer Danny Williams says his highly-fancied gelding Don't Give A Damn looks fantastic ahead of Saturday's Country Championships at Randwick.

Matt McGillivray outed for a month

Jockey Matt McGillivray has been suspended for a month for his handling of Mr Epic in a race at Doomben.

Winx to have race day gallop at Randwick

Champion Winx will have a gallop between races on the opening day of The Championships at Randwick ahead of her bid for a 25th straight win.

Doncaster Mile facts and figures

Facts, figures and history of the Group One $3 million Doncaster Mile, the feature race at Randwick on Saturday.

TJ Smith Stakes facts and figures

What you need to know about the $2.5 million TJ Smith Stakes

Sires' Produce Stakes facts and figures

What you need to know about the $1 million Group One Sires' Produce Stakes.

Fast facts about the Australian Derby

A look at the Australian Derby - the blue riband for three-year-olds.

Observational aims for third Golden Mile

Trainer John Sadler has set Observational for a first-up shot at the Listed Golden Mile at Bendigo, a race he has won twice.

Waller chasing first Toowoomba win

Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has his first runners at Toowoomba and is hoping for a feature race success.

Tavistock Abbey on Queensland Derby path

Three-year-old Tavistock Abbey makes his return in the Listed Bendigo Guineas ahead of a Brisbane campaign aimed at the Group One Queensland Derby.

Jones to be remembered one year on

Northern NSW jockey Darren Jones will be remembered one year on from his death in a race fall at Warialda with a memorial race at the Cup meeting.

Lindsay Park Preview

Check out the thoughts from the Lindsay Park team ahead of this weekend’s action.

Half-brothers to chase Bendigo double

Half-brothers and stablemates Divine Mr Tycoon and Divine Mr Artie will head to Bendigo to chase a winning double.

Peter V’Landys talks about The Championships

With the two big days of the Sydney Autumn on our doorstep, RNSW CEO Peter V’Landys discusses the whole Championships set up.

Marc Van Gestel looks at several current Stewardship issues

With plenty going on, NSW Chief Steward Marc Van Gestel talks about some matters arising just in the last couple of days.

Robbie Fradd rides Snitz in the Country Championships Final

Snitz runs in the Country Championships Final and is a major hope in the $500,000 race at Randwick.

Damien Hay looks at the Doncaster weights

Even though not quite a full field, the Doncaster Mile shapes as a great edition as RNSW Chief Handicapper Damien Hay discusses.

James Orman reaches 400 winners

James Orman has ridden his 400th winner as he gets back on track after a fall and has been booked for Lordag in the Weetwood Handicap at Toowoomba.

Hawkesbury Preview

Racing in NSW is at Hawkesbury on Thursday and it is a Good 3 track.

Winx will exhibition gallop on Day 1 of The Championships

The champion Winx will strut her stuff after Race 1 over 1000m this Saturday at Randwick.

Do all your Weekend Metro Meetings form early

As well as all the provincial and international races, Racing and Sports has all the metros covered.

Chris Waller Stable Update for the Weekend

Take a look at the opinions of the Chris Waller stable for this weekend's big meetings around the land.

2018 Doncaster Mile: Tips and Race Preview

The 3yos are the ones in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 TJ Smith Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on Saturday lands on the Everest winner.

2018 ATC Australian Derby: Tips and Race Preview

Plenty of hopes as seen in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 ATC Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce: Tips and Race Preview

Will it be Slipper form holding up in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 ATC Sires’ Produce at Randwick on Saturday?

2018 Chairman’s Quality: Tips and Race Preview

Can Chris Waller stop the southern invasion as seen in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Chairman’s Quality at Randwick on Saturday?

2018 Adrian Knox Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Going for some value in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 PJ Bell Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

The Melbourne fillies could well dominate looking at the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Carbine Club Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Can the Victorians back up the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Carbine Club Stakes at Randwick on Saturday?

2018 Kindergarten Stakes: Tips and Race Preview

Lindsay Park has a big play in the Tips and Race Preview for the 2018 Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Country Cship qualifier cleared to run

Country Championship qualifier Ferniehirst has been cleared to run in the $500,000 final at Randwick despite an irregular swab.

Gelagotis pumped for Levendi in Derby

Trainer Peter Gelagotis believes Levendi has the right attributes to give the stable a first win in the Australian Derby.

In Her Time ready to take on Redzel in TJ

In Her Time can move closer to securing a slot in The Everest with a compelling performance in a TJ Smith Stakes field featuring Redzel at Randwick.

Kementari eyes second G1 in Doncaster Mile

James Cummings says running third to Winx in the George Ryder Stakes has set up Kementari for more Group One success at Randwick in the Doncaster Mile.

Senchel's Voice in upset Ipswich win

Trainer Mark Webb and owner Alan Newcombe have produced their second upset juvenile winner in three days with Senchel's Voice at Ipswich.

Sircconi ready for Bendigo Guineas assault

After two Cranbourne barrier trials, trainer Peter Morgan says Sircconi is ready to tackle the 1400m of the Bendigo Guineas first-up.

True Excelsior chasing Randwick stakes win

After a last-start win at Moonee Valley, dual stakes-placed filly True Excelsior will make her first Sydney appearance in the P J Bell Stakes at Randwick.

Oohood out to break through in G1 Sires'

After five placings, including the Blue Diamond and Golden Slipper, Oohood is favourite to break through for her first win in the Sires' Produce Stakes.

Dee with lightweight chance in Doncaster

Fresh from his third Group One win of the season, jockey Michael Dee will try to add the time-honoured Doncaster Mile aboard lightly weighted Arbeitsam.

McDonald Excited About Riding Return

A return to riding trackwork and trials has a reinvigorated James McDonald fizzing about his raceday comeback next month.

Callow returns to Victoria with Sale win

After a stint in NSW, Noel Callow has returned to Victoria landing a first-up win on Hollywood Vine at Sale.

Skye Bogenhuber gets Rudy Cup ride

Top local jockey Skye Bogenhuber gets the chance to cap her homecoming by winning the Toowoomba Cup on Rudy.

Brisbane campaign kick starts at Bendigo

Brisbane Cup aspirations for Hardham begin over 1600m in the Listed Golden Mile at Bendigo.

El Issa to ride Amanaat in Weetwood

A mixture of factors has led trainer Ben Currie to book Bob El Issa to ride Amanaat in the Listed Weetwood Handicap at Toowoomba.

2018 Adrian Knox Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

The final race before the Oaks for the fillies is the 2018 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday with 14 to run.

2018 Kindergarten Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Smallest field of the day begins the Championships with nine 2yos to run in the 2018 Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Carbine Club Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Plenty of good form leading into the 2018 Carbine Club Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 PJ Bell Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

There are 18 fillies to line up in the 2018 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Doncaster Mile: Final Field, Barriers and Market

The 2018 Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday shapes as a cracking race.

2018 ATC Australian Derby: Final Field, Barriers and Market

It is a very open 2018 ATC Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday with 18 to run.

2018 TJ Smith Stakes: Final Field, Barriers and Market

A real Everest feel about the 2018 TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce: Final Field, Barriers and Market

Will the fillies be to the fore again in the 2018 ATC Sires’ Produce at Randwick on Saturday?

2018 Chairman’s Quality: Final Field, Barriers and Market

The 2018 Chairman’s Quality at Randwick on Saturday is the final lead up to the Sydney Cup.

Nash Rawiller to miss Derby at Randwick

Nash Rawiller has had to relinquish mounts at the Doncaster/Derby meeting because of the unavailability of a return flight to Hong Kong.

Redzel in great shape ahead of TJ Smith

Redzel has continued to give connections confidence with a strong gallop ahead of the Group One TJ Smith Stakes.

Tom Melbourne cops tough Doncaster draw

Top jockey Kerrin McEvoy must rely on his wealth of experience to snap popular gelding Tom Melbourne's losing streak in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick.

Redzel Star Of The Show At Randwick Trackwork

Star sprinter Redzel stole the show at Breakfast With The Stars at Randwick on Tuesday in his final fast gallop ahead of Saturday’s $2 million TJ Smith Stakes.

Parish to start suspension after Doncaster

Cory Parish will chase victory in the Doncaster Mile aboard the Lindsay Park-trained Cool Chap before beginning a suspension.

Bob Milligan out of induced coma

Veteran Taree trainer Bob Milligan is out of an induced coma and responding well after suffering facial fractures in an accident at Taree.

Corstens' juveniles on target for Bendigo

Co-trainer Troy Corstens says he will be disappointed if stablemates Really Swish and Thrillster do not run well in the VOBIS Gold Rush at Bendigo.

Rising Red prepares for late Sydney charge

The performance of former New Zealand Derby placegetter Rising Red at Bendigo will determine whether he makes a late bid at the Sydney autumn carnival.

Young laments barrier draw for Derby trio

Natalie Young and Trent Busuttin's Australian Derby trio need luck after Belfast, Salsamor and Main Stage drew tough barriers for the $2m Classic at Randwick.

Marbellouz to struggle to make Weewtood

Rising star Mr Marbellouz will struggle to make the field for the Listed Weetwood Handicap at Toowoomba as No. 17 on the ballot for the 14-runner field.

Corey Brown Overweight For Doncaster Ride

Corey Brown will ride Rosehill Guineas winner D'Argento overweight at 50kg in Saturday's $3 milion Doncaster Mile at Randwick.

Few changes to Doncaster market after draw

There have been few changes to the market for the $3 million Doncaster Mile with Kementari maintaining favouritism after drawn gate two next to Happy Clapper.

McEvoy The Man To Get A Win From Tom Melbourne

Kerrin McEvoy has the job of getting a win out of cult horse Tom Melbourne in Saturday's Doncaster Mile on day one of The Championships at Randwick.

Gelagotis To Savour Australian Derby Experience

Trainer Peter Gelagotis is thrilled to be represented by Levendi in the Australian Derby at Randwick on day one of The Championships on Saturday.

McEvoy Calls On UK Experience To Partner 'Quirky' Tom

Champion jockey Kerrin McEvoy is acutely aware of the challenge facing him when he takes over the reins on cult galloper Tom Melbourne at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Doncaster Mile, ATC Derby & TJ Smith Draws and Betting

Latest betting after the barrier draws for the 2018 Doncaster Mile, ATC Derby and TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on April 7.

2018 Doncaster Mile - Barrier Draw

Favourite Kementari has drawn close to the rails for Saturday's Doncaster Mile at Randwick.

2018 Doncaster Mile: Race History

Great milers line the Race History of the 2018 Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Australian Derby: Race History

Most of the greats are among the Race History of the 2018 ATC Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 TJ Smith Stakes: Race History

Some famous Randwick moments in the Race History of the 2018 TJ Smith Stakes run this Saturday.

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce: Race History

The Race History of the 2018 ATC Sires’ Produce at Randwick on Saturday has been altered with the two week break.

2018 Chairman’s Quality: Race History

Race History of the 2018 Chairman’s Quality at Randwick on Saturday shows this as a strong foundation for the Sydney Cup.

2018 Carbine Club Stakes: Race History

Many a solid 3yo has come through the Race History of the 2018 Carbine Club Stakes run at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Adrian Knox Stakes: Race History

There have been Oaks winners in the Race History of the 2018 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Kindergarten Stakes: Race History

The change of race date has altered the Race History of the 2018 Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 PJ Bell Stakes: Race History

Race History of the 2018 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday shows is producing G1 mares of the future.

Corey Brown to ride D'Argento 1kg over

Stewards have given permission for Corey Brown to ride Rosehill Guineas winner D'Argento 1kg over his 49kg handicap in the Doncaster Mile.

Prized Doncaster Ride For Ben Melham

Melbourne jockey Ben Melham has landed the Doncaster Mile ride on multiple Group One winner Prized Icon for the Kris Lees stable.

Four Derby Starters For Kiwi Stable

The powerful stable Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman stable are set to line up four starters in Saturday’s $2 million ATC Australian Derby at Randwick.

Ace High needs helpful draw for Derby

Ace High's trainer David Payne hopes the weather forecast is accurate and the Australian Derby favourite gets a suitable draw for the Classic at Randwick.

Oohood On Song For Sires' Breakthrough

If classy youngster Oohood is the ‘best maiden in Australia’ then trainer Tony McEvoy is confident she can shake off that tag on Day 1 of The Championships at Royal Randwick on Saturday.

Chris Waller to increase Qld presence

The in-form Chris Waller Gold Coast stable will have more numbers in coming weeks as it prepares for the Queensland winter carnival.

Group One winner He's Our Rokkii retired

After winning seven races including the Group One Toorak Handicap, five-year-old He's Our Rokkii has been retired.

Deanne Taylor lands maiden Melbourne win

Much-travelled trainer Deanne Taylor has landed her first Melbourne winner with favourite Silence The Stars successful at Sandown.

William Thomas impresses with Sandown win

Trainer John Price and Damian Lane both have a high opinion of William Thomas after his return victory over 1000m at Sandown.

Stakes challenge on cards for Roman Son

The Richard Freedman-trained Roman Son could make the step up to black-type racing in the JRA Plate after an impressive win at Rosehill.

Wild Card Win Makes Danny Give A Damn

The past five weeks have been a rollercoaster of emotions for Goulburn trainer Danny Williams.

Vinery setback no issue for Luvaluva

Missing the Vinery Stud Stakes should not impact on Australian Oaks contender Luvaluva although she now faces a seven-day back-up from the Adrian Knox Stakes.

Holbien ready to tackle Bendigo Guineas

Trainer Steve Richards is ready to give Holbien a start in the Listed Bendigo Guineas before concentrating on a spring campaign.

2018 Doncaster Mile: Nominations

It shapes as a tremendous 2018 Doncaster Mile at Randwick on Saturday going off the nominations.

2018 TJ Smith Stakes: Nominations

A high quality group of sprinters are nominated for the 2018 TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 ATC Australian Derby: Nominations

Should be a top edition of the 2018 ATC Australian Derby at Randwick on Saturday with a big field.

2018 ATC Sires’ Produce: Nominations

Looks like a replay of the Slipper without the winner looking at the nominations for the 2018 ATC Sires’ Produce at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Chairman’s Quality: Nominations

Last chance to be ready for the Sydney Cup sees 27nominate for the 2018 Chairman’s Quality at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Adrian Knox Stakes: Nominations

Nominations for the 2018 Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick on Saturday make for a good race in the final Oaks lead up.

2018 Carbine Club Stakes: Nominations

Nineteen 3yos nominate for the 2018 Carbine Club Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 Kindergarten Stakes: Nominations

A group of youngsters form the nominations for the 2018 Kindergarten Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

2018 PJ Bell Stakes: Nominations

Quality fillies clash in the 2018 PJ Bell Stakes at Randwick on Saturday with a full field likely.

Rosehill Preview for Easter Monday

Chris Scholtz looks at the Rosehill meeting on Easter Monday with selections for all races.

Lees Fired Up About Furore's Derby Chances

Trainer Kris Lees is looking forward to Saturday’s $2 million ATC Australian Derby at Randwick with high confidence in the chances of his young prospect Furore.

Lanciato all set for Doncaster Mile

Trainer Mark Newnham believes a trial against star sprinter Redzel has Lanciato on course for a strong run in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick.

Luvaluva Back On Track For Oaks Start

Trainer John Sargent is confident his classic filly Luvaluva can get back on track for the ATC Australian Oaks with a start in the Adrian Knox Stakes at Randwick next Saturday.

Joao Moreira to ride Outback Barbie

Hong Kong star Jo Moreira will ride Brisbane filly Outback Barbie at Randwick in the Percy Sykes Stakes.

Don't Give A Damn into Country final

Don't Give A Damn has won his way into the $500,000 Country Championship final in the last series heat at Muswellbrook.

New Victorian Target For Cliff's Edge

Trainer Darren Weir has found an unexpected Victorian target for his high class three-year-old Cliff’s Edge.

Mariquita to make up for lost time

Trainer Gerald Ryan is looking to Mariquita to back up a last-start Canterbury win with victory at Rosehill, her home track.

Jeff Lloyd Confirms Retirement Plans

Veteran jockey Jeff Lloyd has reaffirmed his intention to retire from riding this year despite reaching another Queensland milestone at Doomben on Saturday.

Trainer Bob Milligan injured in accident

Veteran NSW country trainer Bob Milligan is in an induced coma after being struck in the head by a horse.

Two last chances at Sandown for Purcell

As Aaron Purcell prepares to hand back control of the Caulfield stables to Ciaron Maher, he has two remaining chances for city success at Sandown.

Thunder Snow wins Dubai World Cup

Sheikh Mohammed's Thunder Snow has won the Dubai World Cup in a dominant front-running display to beat West Coast.

Lex Fraser has disqualification reduced

Veteran Queensland trainer Lex Fraser has had an 18 month-disqualification reduced to six months on appeal

Illustrious Lad fifth in Dubai G1 sprint

Australian sprinters have finished out of the placings on the Al Quoz Sprint at the Dubai World Cup meeting.

Whip Suspensions For Zahra and Reith

Stewards handed out whip suspensions to Mark Zahra and Christian Reith at Rosehill on Saturday.