Horse Racing

Sat 23 Jun 2018

Portelli ponders shot at Golden Rose

Portelli ponders shot at Golden Rose

Dio D’Oro has given trainer Gary Portelli reason to be ambitious, while Silent Explorer has left trainer David Payne wondering what might have been

Doctor to man mic at eventing at Morgan Park

Doctor to man mic at eventing at Morgan Park

MORE than 240 riders to attend major equestrian weekend at Warwick Horse Trials Club at Morgan Park this weekend.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Olympic rider home from overseas to compete in Warwick

Olympic rider home from overseas to compete in Warwick

WARWICK Horse Trials Club attracts massive interest in this weekend's CNC eventing.

Moss Trip chasing crowning glory in Tiara

Moss Trip chasing crowning glory in Tiara

Moss Trip, arguably the most improved racehorse in training, can cap a stellar season by claiming the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara at Doomben on Saturday

Thu 21 Jun 2018

Saturday rodeo for the juniors at Greymare

Saturday rodeo for the juniors at Greymare

JUNIORS get chance to build up points in high school rodeo standings in event at Greymare

Owners weigh up big offer for Derby winner

Owners weigh up big offer for Derby winner

The offers to buy Queensland Derby winner Dark Dream just keep climbing, but trainer Kerry Parker is hopeful the gelding will race on in the spring

Banned McDonald makes amends at Ascot

Banned McDonald makes amends at Ascot

BANNED for 18 months for breaching betting rules, James McDonald has savoured atonement of the highest kind with Royal Ascot triumph.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Lady Aurelia flops at Ascot

Lady Aurelia flops at Ascot

LADY Aurelia’s hopes of running at Randwick in October hang in the balance after the star US mare finished a distant seventh in the King’s Stand Stakes.

Olympic rider nominated for one day event at Morgan Pk

Olympic rider nominated for one day event at Morgan Pk

WARWICK Horse Trials Club upbeat after outstanding entries for weekend CNC One-day Event.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

BENDIGO trainer Shaun Dwyer is daring to dream his exciting filly Miss Leonidas can deliver him another Group One Lightning Stakes.

Sat 16 Jun 2018

What a Rippa! Gollan flyer joins millionaires’ club

What a Rippa! Gollan flyer joins millionaires’ club

I’m A Rippa became Queensland racing’s latest millionaire when he showed all his fighting qualities to win the Listed Eye Liner Stakes on Saturday at Ipswich

Reliable Tradesman delivers under pressure in Ipswich Cup

Reliable Tradesman delivers under pressure in Ipswich Cup

Darren Weir watched the Ipswich Cup from the scale area at Moonee Valley and was resigned to his hot favourite Tradesman being beaten a long way from home

Cup comes home to local

Cup comes home to local

WINNER of the Killarney Cup goes to local owners the Hemmings

Chris Waller notches 300th winner for the season

Chris Waller notches 300th winner for the season

Chris Waller notched his 300th winner for the season when Chatelard scored the first leg of a double for the Hall of Fame trainer at Rosehill Gardens

Trainer eyes spring classics with bargain buys

Trainer eyes spring classics with bargain buys

Toulouse and Silent Explorer, who ran the quinella in the opener at Rosehill on Saturday, prove that owners don’t need to pay a fortune to secure quality

Fri 15 Jun 2018

First Crush primed for Ipswich Cup

First Crush primed for Ipswich Cup

TALENTED stayer First Crush will be chasing his biggest career victory when he steps up to his favoured trip in Saturday's $175,000 Ipswich Cup.

Waller out to continue winter win streak

Waller out to continue winter win streak

Champion trainer Chris Waller will look to continue his winter carnival success in the Channel 7 Ipswich Cup (2150m) and Eye Liner Stakes (1350m) tomorrow.

'Good lad' Ipswich rider earns top backing

'Good lad' Ipswich rider earns top backing

Ipswich-bred rider Jake Bayliss has impressed experienced trainers like Heathcote with his recent success and attitude.

Trainer's valuable Ipswich Cup Day insights

premium_icon Trainer's valuable Ipswich Cup Day insights

KNOWING what it is like to win a major race on Ipswich Cup Day, trainer Robert Heathcote has high hopes lining up for Saturday.

Thu 14 Jun 2018

Ipswich premiership leader hopes to retire a winner

premium_icon Ipswich premiership leader hopes to retire a winner

ONE of Queensland's most successful jockeys may retire without winning an Ipswich Cup.

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