Horses

Fri 21 Sep 2018

How 'Rabs' Warren inspired respected caller's career

How 'Rabs' Warren inspired respected caller's career

LOOKING back over four decades of serving the racing industry, Paul "Dogs'' Dolan shared who helped and inspired him.

Farewell Paul: Ipswich thanks a Qld racing icon

premium_icon Farewell Paul: Ipswich thanks a Qld racing icon

AFTER 45 years of race calling, Paul Dolan deserved a memorable Ipswich farewell.

Troublesome Chautauqua finally jumps with field

premium_icon Troublesome Chautauqua finally jumps with field

CHAUTAUQUA is closer to a return to the racetrack after jumping cleanly from the barriers in a jump-out at Flemington. Next on the agenda is an official barrier...

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Excitement mounts for St. Peter's Caulfield Cup

Excitement mounts for St. Peter's Caulfield Cup

Rockhampton Jaguar Land Rover on board to sponsor the event.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

Collett’s golden chance to break Group 1 duck

Collett’s golden chance to break Group 1 duck

Kris Lees has rated Jason Collett a "genuine" Group 1 rider and he trusts him to give star colt Graff every opportunity to win Saturday’s $1 million Golden Rose

Look inside the mine that made the Melbourne Cup

Look inside the mine that made the Melbourne Cup

See the mine that made this year's Melbourne Cup

Foreign raiders heading to Caulfield on Saturday

Foreign raiders heading to Caulfield on Saturday

English trainer Charlie Appleby is optimistic of continuing his white-hot Australian strike rate when Jungle Cat and Folkswood venture to Caulfield on Saturday

Brown: In Her Time on song for The Everest

Brown: In Her Time on song for The Everest

COREY Brown is upbeat about the impending return of The Everest contender In Her Time following a strong barrier trial performance at Newcastle.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

Chautauqua steps up for another shot

Chautauqua steps up for another shot

The next chapter in the Chautauqua barrier saga is likely to take place in a Flemington jumpout on Friday

Racing identity sues cops over wife’s crash

Racing identity sues cops over wife’s crash

HORSE owner Bert Vieira will sue the police after a highway patrol car speeding at 124 km/h slammed into his wife Gai’s car, leaving her in a coma.

Seabrook has history in her sights

Seabrook has history in her sights

SEABROOK is attempting to become the first filly to win the Group 1 $1 million Golden Rose during spring when the three-year-old classic is run on Saturday.

Godolphin bring Cups contender to Melbourne

Godolphin bring Cups contender to Melbourne

In a surprise move Godolphin has elected to head to Melbourne with exciting stayer Avilius and bypass Sydney's Metropolitan Handicap

Raceday focus: Cranbourne

Raceday focus: Cranbourne

The Mat Ellerton and Simon Zahra-trained stayer High ‘N’ Dry has the talent to overcome a wide draw at Cranbourne

Raceday focus: Best bets at Warwick Farm

Raceday focus: Best bets at Warwick Farm

AQUA D’ivina makes her return to racing at Warwick Farm and if she resumes in the same form, she will force trainer Matthew Smith to plan a spring carnival tilt.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

Qld's best in double racing success

Qld's best in double racing success

Riding marvel Jeff Lloyd scored another winning double at Ipswich last Friday to move to 10 after six race meetings of the new season.

Grunt set for Winx showdown

Grunt set for Winx showdown

MICK Price has decided Makybe Diva Stakes winner Grunt will not head down a Cups path but instead take on racing’s biggest challenge - Winx in the Cox Plate.

No Red flags on Everest defence

No Red flags on Everest defence

TRAINER remains confident Redzel will be fit to defend his title in The Everest, saying the star sprinter was scratched on Saturday as a precaution.

Tulip leads Hayes triple threat

Tulip leads Hayes triple threat

LINDSAY Park will throw a trio of well-credentialed runners at Saturday’s Sir Rupert Clarke Stakes at Caulfield, hopeful of a drought-breaking victory.

Flag Of Honour wins Irish St Leger

Flag Of Honour wins Irish St Leger

MELBOURNE Cup entrant Flag Of Honour has given trainer Aidan O’Brien and jockey Ryan Moore a second St Leger win in two days

Sat 15 Sep 2018

By George, Winx has done it again

By George, Winx has done it again

Another day, another record. Wonder mare Winx has created history again by becoming the first horse to win three consecutive George Main Stakes

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