• Jolly hoping to go one better in SA Derby

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 5:48 pm

    Richard Jolly is convinced a better barrier draw will help Kushadasi’s South Australian Derby chances as the trainer bids to go one better than last year. The Jolly-trained Hioctdane was runner-up in the Derby 12 months ago after jumping from the outside barrier and the trainer will saddle up two […]

  • Warrnambool jumps jockey fails breath test

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 5:42 pm

    Jumps jockey Paul Gallagher received a 28-day ban from riding after failing a breath test at Warrnambool on Wednesday. Stewards breathalysed all 36 jockeys riding at Warrnambool with Gallagher the only one to submit to an elevated blood alcohol reading. Gallagher initially blew .042, more than double the .02 limit, […]

  • Kneeling holds on to claim Wangoom Hcp

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 5:30 pm

    The Warrnambool straight seemed like it stretched for miles for the connections of Wednesday’s Listed Wangoom Handicap winner Kneeling. The Peter Moody-trained mare shared the speed for most of the race before darting three lengths clear at the 250m but there were no shortage of chasing horses. Linda Meech rode […]

  • Plunge fails as Shigeru wins for Bridge

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 5:24 pm

    Randwick trainer Les Bridge doesn’t have a big team these days but he unveiled a filly of quality at Canterbury on Wednesday in Shigeru Sendan. The two-year-old upset a plunge on Wantabetheone, a first starter for the Hawkes stable who was backed from $4.60 to start a $2.40 favourite but […]

  • Santoya Cat on target for end of winter

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 5:06 pm

    A setback in his preparation will deny Gold Coast three-year-old Santoya Cat a Queensland Derby start but he earned a chance at some late winter glory at Eagle Farm on Wednesday. Santoya Cat ($7) scored by the smallest of margins when a magnifying glass was used before he was declared […]

  • John O’Shea ends chapter with a winner

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 4:54 pm

    John O’Shea has saddled up his final runner as a public trainer and the Darley incumbent’s farewell was a fitting one. Winsomemore led throughout to score a comfortable victory in the Drummond Golf Handicap (1550m) at Canterbury on Wednesday just four days before O’Shea starts his new role as head […]

  • Hawkes Racing to rely on youth and talent

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 4:42 pm

    A team of young, talented horses delivered Sydney autumn carnival success for Hawkes Racing and they will rely on a trio with a similar profile to continue the stable’s momentum at Hawkesbury. The training partnership had a memorable autumn in Sydney, highlighted by Mossfun’s Golden Slipper victory. The stable will […]

  • Sistine Demon saved for G1 Goodwood start

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 4:42 pm

    Sistine Demon will bypass a Listed race at Caulfield on Saturday to shoot for a bigger win in Adelaide in the Group One Goodwood a week later. Sistine Demon, winner of seven of his past eight starts, was nominated for Saturday’s Listed Thoroughbred Club Cup (1440m) at Caulfield but was […]

  • McNeil looks to keep city momentum going

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 4:36 pm

    After his first city treble, apprentice Jye McNeil gets a chance to chase a breakthrough stakes victory at Caulfield on Saturday. McNeil will again link with two of the three horses he won on last Saturday at Sandown when they back up at Caulfield, including the Robbie Griffiths-trained Horacio in […]

  • Weir wins Galleywood with Gotta Take Care

    Australian Horse Racing April 30, 2014 3:54 pm

    Darren Weir won out in a clash between two irrepressible forces in Australian racing in Wednesday’s Galleywood Hurdle at Warrnambool. Weir, the runaway leader in the Victorian trainers’ premiership, prepared Gotta Take Care and Maythehorsebemagic while champion Sydney trainer Gai Waterhouse continued her foray into the jumps scene with Valediction. […]

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