Breaking Horse Racing News - Australia & NZ

Chris Waller sets new training landmark

Chris Waller sets new training landmark

Chris Waller has eclipsed another of his training benchmarks by reaching 170 Sydney winners at Canterbury thanks to Mutarakem and Hugh Bowman.

King's 3kg claim to help Scottish Rogue

King's 3kg claim to help Scottish Rogue

Lachlan King will ride two-year-old Scottish Rogue at Flemington, with connections of the gelding keen to utilise the apprentice's 3kg claim.

Thinkin' Big aptly named with Derby goal

Thinkin' Big aptly named with Derby goal

Thinkin' Big has taken the first step towards the Australian Derby with an encouraging debut win at Canterbury for Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott.

Single Gaze joins Chris Waller stable

Single Gaze joins Chris Waller stable

Nick Olive has expressed his shock former stable star Single Gaze could race on this spring having been sent to trainer Chris Waller by her new owner.

Champagne Cuddles on track for Tiara

Champagne Cuddles on track for Tiara

Champagne Cuddles' trainer Bjorn Baker admits the $13 million Everest is on his mind if the filly can win the Tatt's Tiara.

Dio D'Oro to add to maiden win at Randwick

Dio D'Oro to add to maiden win at Randwick

Gary Portelli-trained colt Dio D'Oro can prove his wet track prowess again when he aims to back up his maiden win with another victory at Randwick.

Flemington track to suit Adelaide visitor

Flemington track to suit Adelaide visitor

Adelaide trainer Ryan Balfour is looking to Balf's Choice to be the forerunner of what he hopes are more raids targeting Melbourne's prize money.

Dan Ballard to make fabulous return

Dan Ballard to make fabulous return

Top country jockey Dan Ballard makes his return to Brisbane racing after more than a decade on Fab's Cowboy in the $100,000 Battle Of The Bush final.

Champagne Cuddles outright Tiara favourite

Champagne Cuddles outright Tiara favourite

Champagne Cuddles has shortened to outright Tatt's Tiara favourite after drawing barrier four.

Royal Ascot treble for Dettori, Gosden

Royal Ascot treble for Dettori, Gosden

Frankie Dettori has raised the roof at Royal Ascot, teaming up with trainer John Gosden to secure a treble on the opening day of the meeting.

RV advises against the use of altrenogist

RV advises against the use of altrenogist

Racing Victoria has advised trainers and vets to stop using products containing altrenogist as they may contain the banned substance trenbolone.

Winter Championship aim for Galaxy Raider

Winter Championship aim for Galaxy Raider

Galaxy Raider has been freshened since his last-start second and will head to Flemington for another start before progressing to the Winter Championship Final.

Special Missile to step up in distance

Special Missile to step up in distance

Trainer John Thompson will test Special Missile over 1600 metres for the first time at Randwick wiht the gelding chasing an overdue win.

Moroney galloper returns a positive test

Moroney galloper returns a positive test

Trainer Mike Moroney has been informed by Racing Victoria stewards of a horse returning a test to a banned substance following a win at Bendigo.

Randwick option looms for Faraway Town

Randwick option looms for Faraway Town

Matthew Smith-trained mare Faraway Town's bid to run in the Group One Tatt's Tiara appears out of reach with a Randwick race her fall-back option.