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Australian Horse Racing News

  • Two more horse fatalities at Santa Anita

    A second horse in two days and 29th in the past few months has died at Santa Anita where management has chosen to continue racing. Truffalino collapsed in the final stages of the third race on turf on Sunday. A track spokesman says the three-year-old filly died of a heart… Read More »

     
  • Desleigh Forster to attack Eye Liner Stakes

    Trainer Desleigh Forster is planning a twin assault on the Listed Eye Liner Stakes to end a frustrating run for her two runners. Forster will have Chapter And Verse and Malvern Estate in the $175,000 Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) on Saturday. Malvern Estate has run eight minor placings and two… Read More »

     
  • Fight lives up to name with Mornington win

    Fight has lived up to his name to score an emotional win for his trainer Nikki Burke at Mornington. The victory was a celebration of two Cranbourne families with Fight ridden to victory in Monday’s Bentons Square Plate (1200m) by Craig Williams. The Burke and Williams families have had a… Read More »

     
  • Queensland jockeys get riding fee increase

    Queensland jockeys will get a pay increase which will mean their base rate for a ride will rise by $40 over three years. Jockey fees were increased from $180 to $200 per ride in 2018. From July this year they it will go to $205 followed by an increase to… Read More »

     
  • Ballarat jumps transferred to Warrnambool

    Three jumps races scheduled for an upcoming meeting at Ballarat have been transferred to Warrnambool in a bid to protect the turf surface. The three races on the course proper were in addition to synthetic flat races at Ballarat on June 18. Racing Victoria announced on Monday the three jumps… Read More »

     
  • Jockey Corey Brown undergoes surgery

    High profile jockey Corey Brown has had successful surgery to correct an unstable fracture in his back following a fall at Eagle Farm. Brown was taken to a Brisbane hospital after his mount, Lord Arthur, broke a back leg and fell in the Queensland Derby on Saturday. Lord Arthur was… Read More »

     
  • Melbourne Cup winner Cross Counter to take on Stradivarius

    All is in readiness for Melbourne Cup winner Cross Counter to clash with Stradivarius in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot. The Charlie Appleby-trained four-year-old beat Marmelo from the Hughie Morrison stable in a famous finish to the race in November. The Charlie Fellowes-trained A Prince Of Arron ran third… Read More »

     
  • Further boost for Queensland racing industry

    Racing Queensland will abolish starters’ fees and increase prize money in selected areas as part of the latest measure in a state government boost for the industry. Key Queensland racing participants went on strike last year which led to a government commitment to help the industry. The government announced it… Read More »

     
  • Godolphin has best winter carnival

    Trekking’s win in the Group One Stradbroke Handicap has highlighted a season to remember for the Goldolphin Australia operation. Godolphin’s head Australian trainer James Cummings decided to target the winter with a strong team after Exhilarates won the Magic Millions 2YO Classic in January. He sent foreman Nacim Dilmi to… Read More »

     
  • Constanzia emerges from fire to win

    Hours after being surrounded by a stable fire, the Jamie Osborne-trained Constanzia has won a race at Chelmsford. Osborne, a former leading National Hunt jockey turned Flat trainer, said the fire destroyed a tack room at his stables in Upper Lambourn. He was thankful all horses and staff were unhurt… Read More »

     
  • Jim Byrne set to return from injury

    Five-time champion Brisbane jockey Jim Byrne is looking to make a successful late appearance at the winter carnival on his favourite track, Ipswich. He will make his return to race riding at Doomben on Wednesday and then hopes to have close to a full book at Ipswich on Saturday for… Read More »

     
  • Battle of the Bush field nears completion

    The final field for the $100,000 Battle of the Bush is nearly complete with the final heat to be run at Cairns. Monday’s heat was to be held at Mareeba last week but the meeting was called off because of heavy rain and the race moved to the Cairns meeting…. Read More »

     
  • Annabeth to take advantage of home track

    Trainer Shane Nichols is banking on home track advantage being the key when Annabeth makes her debut at Mornington. Nichols had the option to run the two-year-old at Flemington on Saturday in a race won by St Edward’s Crown, but reasoned Monday’s Mornington Nissan Handicap to be a better option…. Read More »

     
  • Shane Fliedner hopes to be a spring player

    Shane Fliedner has spent a lifetime in racing and has finally come to the realisation there is more to life than the sport. After a successful career as a jockey, Fliedner has spent the past 20 years as a trainer, based at Bendigo. There have been successful forays to town,… Read More »

     
 
 
 
 
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