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  • Turnbull Stakes – what you need to know

    WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TURNBULL STAKES $500,000 set weights and penalties 2000m A watershed race for horses heading to the Caulfield Cup, Cox Plate and Melbourne Cup SOME OF THE NOTABLE WINNERS: Comic Court (1949-50), Rising Fast (1954), Redcraze (1955), Tobin Bronze (1966), Galilee (1968), Leilani (1974, […]

  • Buffering chasing milestones in Moir

    If Buffering can win the Group One Moir Stakes he will join two champions of Australian sprinting to have passed $5 million in stakes. The eight-year-old is $120,000 short of the figure but Friday night’s $270,000 first prize money cheque would put him in elite company. Black Caviar, who amassed […]

  • Rising Romance spot-on for Turnbull

    Rising Romance has the outside barrier in the Turnbull Stakes but co-trainer Tom Dabernig is confident the mare is still capable of being a force. Last year’s ATC Australian Oaks winner and Caulfield Cup runner-up has had two spring starts since being transferred from New Zealand trainer Donna Logan to […]

  • Doping ban overturned for trainer Riley

    Horse trainer Mark Riley’s three-year ban has been overturned after the Victorian Supreme Court cleared him of a doping charge. Mr Riley was accused of administering a prohibited substance to his horse Gold For Kev after a set of blood tests found evidence of alkalising agents above the limit permitted […]

  • Vic horse trainer cleared of doping

    Victorian horse trainer Mark Riley has been cleared of a doping charge and had his three year ban overturned by the Supreme Court. The Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board found Riley guilty of administering a prohibited substance after one lab found his horse Gold For Kev was above the TC02 […]

  • Winx, Sadler’s Lake lead Waller Epsom bid

    Chris Waller is calling on his next generation of stars to deliver on their potential as his stable tries to extend a winning streak in Randwick’s famous mile races. In yet another example of the depth to his yard, Waller has the luxury of missing the $1 million Epsom Handicap […]

  • Berry Entirely happy with G1 Epsom mount

    Tommy Berry believes punters aren’t showing Melbourne’s weight-for-age form enough respect and has declared Entirely Platinum a major player in Saturday’s Epsom Handicap. Hawkes Racing made the decision to send Entirely Platinum to Sydney last week when it became clear the Epsom field was falling away. The six-year-old has filled […]

  • What you need to know about the Moir

    HISTORY First run in 1976 over 1000 metres when it was won by Scamanda. Upgraded to Group One status in 2013. From 2007 to 2014 run at 1200m but back to 1000m this year. The honour roll lists some of Australia’ greatest sprinters including Manikato (1982), Placid Ark (1987), Schillaci […]

  • What you need to know about the Epsom

    EPSOM HANDICAP $1 million, Group One, Handicap, 1600m HISTORY Named after racecourse in south of England where Epsom Derby has been run since 1780. Run over famous Randwick “mile” since 1865 when won by Dundee. Notable winners include Amounis (1926, 1928), Chatham (1932-33), Shannon (1945), Sky High (1961), Cabochon (1967), […]

  • Singapore star to race at Cranbourne

    Singapore’s juvenile champion Super One will make his Australian debut at Cranbourne in preparation for the Group One Coolmore Stud Stakes. Trainer Michael Freedman has confirmed the unbeaten colt will run in the Apache Cat Classic (1000m) on October 11, the day after he comes out of quarantine. “The 1000 […]