Best Odds with Top Tote+ and Bet Back Offers!
Register at Australia's #1 Online Bookmaker!
Back A Winner!
Sign-Up to Australia's Fastest Growing Online Bookmaker!
Back Yourself!
Sign-up and start betting with Ladbrokes in 2 minutes!
Best Of The Best Odds!
Bet With Palmerbet and get Paid Top Fluc or Top Tote!
*Conditions Apply. Excl VIC, NSW, SA & WA. Gamble Responsibly

Spring was in the air at both Rosehill and Flemington on Saturday, while earlier in the week, the best sprinter in the world had his first public hitout in readiness for The Everest. All that and more in this weeks edition of ‘The Good, The Bad and The Ugly’.


Everest Calling For Eduardo?

That’s what Joe Pride is hoping for after Eduardo made it 2/2 for the stable when winning the Missile Stakes (1200m) on Saturday, leading throughout under Nash Rawiller, who copped a suspension for his winning wide and will be out of action until September 1. With Pride putting the call out to The Everest slot holders, he’s now into $26 from $101.

Godolphin Sprinter Brave In Aurie’s Star

James Cummings made the somewhat surprising call that Home Of The Brave was the best straight track horse he had trained and the horse lived up to that call with a win on Saturday in the Aurie’s Star, wearing down a very game Great Again in a race that I doubt will produce strong Spring Carnival form lines outside Game Keeper, but the Godolphin galloper continued his love affair with the course.

Nature Strip Dazzles In Trial

It’s to be expected, but it was still great to watch seeing Nature Strip doing his thing in a trial earlier this week at Rosehill, looking to relax sweetly on speed and drawing clear late to win under his own steam. Not surprisingly, he firmed in markets for The Everest and is as short as $3 for the feature of the Sydney Spring.


Heading across the ditch to Hawera this afternoon and Hazel Schofer, a young apprentice who ride six winners this afternoon, all rides being rippers too. Not easy for an apprentice to ride one in town, never mind two or more. But six winners is an outstanding. The most impressive was a mare who will feature down below.


It’s the old warning signal of a flashy win on a Synthetic track, but gee it was hard not to be impressed by the win of Jenni’s Rainbow at Pakenham on Tuesday. She went from a few lengths off them with 300m to go winning by three lengths with something in hand and ran some of the best late splits of the meeting. If she can translate that to turf, stable will have plenty of fun.


I’ve given him some crap in the past, but credit where credit is due, it was a lovely ride from Liam Riordan aboard Coming Around at Flemington. Made sure he held the box seat but the part I liked is that the run on the fence was there to be had. But Riordan wanted none of that given nothing on the fence had won, so he shoved into clear air out wider and the horse did the rest.


Sometimes you just have to laugh at what goes on with racing in Queensland. $1.65 favourite in the fourth at Doomben today, Reus, heavily backed, draws gate two…yet ends up three wide for the last half of the race. I have no idea what Robbie Fradd was thinking but he gave that horse absolutely zero.


Aricina – She’s the one from Hawera. Allan Sharrock rates her highly and she’s destined for blacktype success
Montefelia – She can keep on winning. Oaks contender for sure
Anders – If he can keep finding wet tracks, he’ll be competitive in whatever he contests
Fender – Legitimate Kosciuszko horse
Game Keeper – Sneaky Rupert Clarke/Toorak type maybe. Lovely return
Octane – He can win a nice race in Melbourne


Melody Belle – Not sacking her off that
South Pacific – Race shape totally against him


Austria – Bit like me at my Year 12 Formal. Promises plenty early but delivers nothing when it matters
Loveseat – This is her level and I think she’s had enough
Lucky For All – First up off a long break…but that was ugly
Dogmatic – Becoming too costly

*Existing customers only. 2nd Racing bet. Excl SA & WA. T’s & C’s apply. Gamble responsibly.
Featured News

Free Racing Bonus Bets and Offers

We take a look at the BIGGEST and BEST Free Daily Racing Offers and Betting Promotions from Australia’s leading online...

Rothfire ruled out of The Everest field

Rothfire has been ruled out of running in The Everest after scans revealed the Queensland star had sustained a fractured...

Russian Camelot lives up to the hype

Danny O’Brien branded rising star Russian Camelot as the best horse he had trained after his commanding win in the...

Racing twitter fuming over Melbourne Cup weight penalty

Racing fans on twitter are fuming after a European stayer received a hefty weight penalty which would secure the horse...

Punter eyeing $340,000 collect on The Everest

A TAB punter is hoping that the Joe Pride-trained Eduardo can secure a slot in the world’s richest race on...

Multiple G1 winning jockey to retire early

Group One-winning jockey James Winks has announced his retirement from the saddle on medical advice. The 36-year-old revealed the news...

Racing Victoria wants to ban the whip

Racing Victoria has announced today that it is seeking national action on a whip reform in Australian thoroughbred racing prior...

Watch 📺 Terry Bailey calls an absolute howler

Race caller Terry Bailey will be wishing he could have his time again after going the early crow with confidence...

Australian Bookmaker Reviews

Which bookmaker should you bet with? We Review each of the leading online Australian Bookmakers and rate them in order...

Copyright © 2020 Just Horse Racing.
All rights reserved - Privacy Policy

Gamble Responsibly 18+
*State exclusions apply to some offers. Please check T&Cs of each offer with the bookmaker. All Offers Exclude NSW residents.