Bendigo Race Five
Bet Amount
Win Amount

International Horse Racing

  • Godolphin set for successive World Cups

    International Horse Racing March 29, 2013 11:36 am

    Silvestre de Sousa is sure Hunter’s Light will do himself justice as he lines up in Saturday’s Dubai World Cup at Meydan. The Godolphin-owned five-year-old has won both his starts at the track this winter, most recently claiming the third round of the Al Maktoum Challenge. His win in the […]

  • Recite ready for 1400m in Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stake

    International Horse Racing March 28, 2013 5:42 pm

    Astute Hawke’s Bay trainer John Bary says he has no doubt unbeaten juvenile Recite will handle 1400m in Saturday’s Manawatu Sires’ Produce Stakes. Recite is a hot $1.75 favourite for the Group One race at Awapuni after winning her three starts to date, the latest being a narrow win over […]

  • Wide draw helps Animal Kingdom in Dubai World Cup 2013

    International Horse Racing March 28, 2013 11:36 am

    Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom and two-time Breeders’ Cup Ladies’ Classic champion Royal Delta lead a full field of 13 horses in Saturday’s $US10 million Dubai World Cup. The pair and Dullahan represent one of the strongest American entries ever in the world’s richest horse race. Royal Delta trainer Bill […]

  • New hoop for veteran Aintree campaigner

    International Horse Racing March 28, 2013 11:12 am

    Denis O’Regan has been snapped up by trainer Tom George for the ride on Big Fella Thanks in the John Smith’s Grand National. The Irish-born jockey has yet to win the Aintree spectacular but he went close when second on the Dessie Hughes-trained Black Apalachi behind Don’t Push It in […]

  • New guidelines in force for Grand National

    International Horse Racing March 27, 2013 11:54 am

    Weighing-room veteran Andrew Thornton believes trying to get the Grand National field to watch their speed in the early stages is easier said than done. The problem of early pace is among new guidelines issued to riders by Aintree and the Professional Jockeys Association. Neither body wants a repeat of […]

  • Aidan O’Brien pleased with Curragh team

    International Horse Racing March 25, 2013 11:24 am

    Trainer Aidan O’Brien expressed satisfaction after a battalion of his horses including Camelot worked after the races at the Curragh on Sunday. The trainer traditionally puts a number of his luminaries through their paces following the first day of the Irish turf Flat season and this year worked 68 horses. […]

  • Danedream carrying Frankel foal

    International Horse Racing March 24, 2013 1:06 pm

    Danedream, winner of the 2011 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, has been confirmed in foal to Frankel. The German filly went on to claim last year’s King George at Royal Ascot but was denied the chance to defend the Arc due to quarantine restrictions at her Cologne training base following […]

  • Ballydoyle stars ready for Curragh outing

    International Horse Racing March 23, 2013 11:54 am

    Aidan O’Brien is set to give some of his best horses their annual workout after racing at the Curragh on Sunday. The Ballydoyle trainer has taken a big team on the opening day of the Flat season to the headquarters of Irish racing for the past few years. Last spring, […]

  • Unbridled Command now with Ed Dunlop

    International Horse Racing March 23, 2013 9:06 am

    Cox Plate hopeful Unbridled Command has settled into Ed Dunlop’s Newmarket stable in England in preparation for an international campaign. The Hollywood Derby winner will race for a group which includes Kevin and Colleen Bamford, part-owners of 2010 Melbourne Cup winner Americain. The four-year-old won the Group One Derby at […]

  • Dwyer planning to appeal Indian ban

    International Horse Racing March 22, 2013 9:06 am

    British jockey Martin Dwyer will appeal a two-month suspension handed down by the Royal Western India Turf Club for not letting a horse run on its merits at Mumbai last month. Dwyer’s finished a narrow third on market leader Ice Age, prompting an angry response from racegoers. A head-on video […]