It can safely be said that the Americans have come back with a vengeance. 15 horses were on their way to Dubai to take part in the 23rd renewal of that city’s World Cup, the richest evening in horse racing, with five of them due to jump the gates for ….
Chautauqua Is at a Crossroads Chautauqua’s venerable racing career is at a crossroads, after the grumpy Grey again refused to jump away with the field at the Rosehill Gardens barrier trial on Thursday. This is the third time that Chautauqua has missed a barrier trial start this preparation, and this ….
Newmarket Handicap – Saturday, March 10th Saturday, March 10th, will see a total of 15 runners facing the starter as they battle it out to determine who the winner will be of the annual 1200m Newmarket Handicap. The race will, as per usual be run at Flemington racecourse. As far ….
Australian Cup 2018 It’s finally time for the annual Australian Cup to be headed for Flemington racecourse once more, with this year’s event taking place on Saturday the 10th of March. The race is part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival and is run over a distance of 2000 metres. ….
A Look at Notable Futurity Stakes Wins The Futurity Stakes at Caulfield is one of Melbourne’s most venerable races, dating back to 1898. Its 120th running occurred only this year, however, thanks to the Victoria Cabinet’s embargo on Melbourne racing in 1921. The winner of the inaugural race, originally run ….
Blue Diamond Stakes Litmus Test for Youngsters Caulfield’s 1200m Group 1 Blue Diamond Stakes boasts Australia’s richest prize money for two-year-olds, $1.5-million, so it always attracts a strong field of the year’s top debutants. It’s often a great race at which to find a few future champions, although there has ….
Pegasus World Cup Around the Corner The Pegasus World Cup is not your typical horseracing world cup event. Entering your trusty steed will leave you a cool $1 Million out of pocket. The prize money purse is $12 Million fat, making the Pegasus World Cup the richest horse race in ….
CB Cox / Ted Van Heemst Stakes Saturday It was only last year that Ascot’s CB Cox Stakes saw its name changed to the Ted Van Heemst Stakes, the honour transferred from one former Western Australian Racing chairman to another. No doubt, the switch is still confusing online betting fans ….
Horse Racing Heats Up In November This week sees plenty of horse racing action for Aussie punters. Sandown Classic – 18 November The Sandown Classic (also known as the Zipping Classic) is a Group 2 weight for age race run over a distance of 2400m. This year’s final field of ….
A Look at Upcoming Horse Races There is plenty of action for horse racing fans coming up in the next few weeks. Bendigo Cup – 1 November The chase is on to secure a start in this year’s Melbourne Cup, and the Bendigo Cup is a potential portal towards just ….