• Aimee confirms Group One plans with win

    Australian Horse Racing May 3, 2014 2:12 pm

    Noel Doyle has confirmed Group One plans for Aimee, a filly he says could be one of the best he has trained. The filly gave him his third win in the Ken Russell Memorial Handicap (1200m) at the Gold Coast on Saturday when she overhauled Sagatona in the final metres […]

  • California Chrome going for Derby gold

    International Horse Racing May 3, 2014 10:36 am

    The owners of California Chrome are putting all their hopes into the chestnut colt to win the Kentucky Derby. After all, he is the only horse they own. California Chrome, based at Los Alamitos racetrack in suburban Los Angeles, is the early 5-2 favourite for the 140th Derby with good […]

  • Rizeena favourite for 1000 Guineas

    International Horse Racing May 3, 2014 10:30 am

    Pre-post favourite Rizeena features in a field of 19 declared for the 1000 Guineas at Newmarket with trainer Clive Brittain bullish about her chances. The winner of the Queen Mary at Royal Ascot over the five furlongs (1000m), the daughter of Iffraaj relished seven furlongs to claim the Moyglare Stud […]

  • Williams happy with Gold Ship for Tenno

    International Horse Racing May 3, 2014 9:12 am

    Craig Williams is aiming for a second win in the Tenno Sho in Kyoto, racing against the horse which gave him his first. Williams rides Gold Ship in Sunday’s 3200m Group One race which also features his 2010 winner Jaguar Mail and global traveller Red Cadeaux, the only international runner. […]

  • 140th Kentucky Derby has 4 Pletcher horses

    International Horse Racing May 3, 2014 12:06 am

    Todd Pletcher is going after the Kentucky Derby with numbers again. The trainer who has won America’s greatest horse race will saddle four horses. Little-known Mike Maker has three starters. Art Sherman has just one. But it’s a really good one. California Chrome is the favourite for the 140th Derby […]

  • Robert Thompson on brink of 4000 winners

    Australian Horse Racing May 2, 2014 5:36 pm

    Veteran jockey Robert Thompson is poised to reach another milestone after riding a treble at Muswellbrook. Thompson heads to Saturday’s Newcastle meeting on 3999 career winners and has three scheduled rides. He has already ridden more winners than any other Australian jockey and set himself the target of 4000 winners […]

  • Purton, Gordon Lord Byron get acquainted

    Australian Horse Racing May 2, 2014 5:24 pm

    Trainer Tom Hogan has arrived in Hong Kong to oversee the final preparation of Gordon Lord Byron for the Champions Mile. And the Irishman was as pleased as jockey Zac Purton ahead of Sunday’s Group One race. “The signs are good,” Hogan said. “He was 469 kilos when he ran […]

  • Trade Commissioner wins Wagga Gold Cup

    Australian Horse Racing May 2, 2014 5:18 pm

    Imported stayer Trade Commissioner has led home a Chris Waller-trained quinella in the $140,000 Listed Wagga Wagga Gold Cup. The heavily backed favourite at $2.70, Trade Commissioner came from the back in a fast-run race to beat stablemate Beyond Thankful ($6) on Friday. They dominated the finish with Price Of […]

  • Dean Yendall to attack Morphettville card

    Australian Horse Racing May 2, 2014 5:12 pm

    Fresh from a successful Warrnambool carnival, prolific Victorian jockey Dean Yendall will be aiming even higher at the feature meeting in Adelaide. Yendall is locked in a battle with fellow Victorian Brad Rawiller for the national jockeys’ premiership and has eight scheduled rides at Morphettville on Saturday. Rawiller won last […]

  • Happy As Hell in line for Qld Derby trip

    Australian Horse Racing May 2, 2014 5:12 pm

    The South Australian Derby came around too quickly for Happy As Hell but the gelding will be on trial for another Classic when he runs at Caulfield on Saturday. Happy As Hell chases back-to-back wins at the track in the L U Simon Builders Handicap (2000m) which could be a […]

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