Horse Racing News

Snowdens and Lloyd team up with Gibraltar Girl in Mode Plate

Snowdens and Lloyd team up with Gibraltar Girl in Mode Plate

8 Dec, 2016

The Snowden Racing Team will link up with in-form jockey Jeff Lloyd with Gibraltar Girl in the Listed $100,000 Peak Sports And Spine Centre Mode Plate (1200m) at Eagle Farm on Saturday.

In-form jockey Jeff Lloyd, above, will ride Gibraltar Girl in the Mode Plate at Eagle Farm. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Lloyd is riding …

Australian pair draw midfield in Hong Kong Sprint

Australian pair draw midfield in Hong Kong Sprint

8 Dec, 2016

Australian sprinters Takedown and Rebel Dane have drawn midfield barriers in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Takedown, above, has drawn barrier 6 in the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Takedown has drawn barrier six in the fourteen horse field with Tim …

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

Australian Cup 2017 Autumn target for Tosen Stardom

8 Dec, 2016

Japanese import Tosen Stardom will be aimed towards the Group 1 $1.5m Australian Cup (2000m) at Flemington on March 11 in a bid to avoid clashing with super star Winx during the 2017 Autumn Carnival.

Premiership winning trainer Darren Weir, above, will aim Tosen Stardom towards the Australian Cup at Flemington. Photo by Ultimate Racing …

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

Chris Parnham rides Lite’N In My Veins in A.J. Scahill Stakes

8 Dec, 2016

The Fred Kersley trained Lite’N In My Veins will have a change of jockey for the first time this preparation when Chris Parnham takes over the reins from his brother Steven in the Group 3 $250,000 A.J. Scahill Stakes (1400m) at Ascot in Perth on Saturday.

Chris Parnham, above, rides Lite’N In My Veins in …

Rebel Dane will be back to correct weight for Hong Kong Sprint

Rebel Dane will be back to correct weight for Hong Kong Sprint

8 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Portelli is confident that Rebel Dane will be back to his correct weight when he lines up in the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Rebel Dane, above, will be in fine condition for the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo by Race Horse Photos …

Azkadellia could lose Group 1 win

Azkadellia could lose Group 1 win

8 Dec, 2016

High profile mare Azkadellia’s racetrack performances are in danger of being nullified and this could include her win in the Group 1 $1m Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Randwick during the 2016 Sydney Autumn Carnival.

The ownership of G1 winning mare Azkadellia, above, is under investigation. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

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Moore delighted with Takedown before Hong Kong Sprint

Moore delighted with Takedown before Hong Kong Sprint

7 Dec, 2016

Trainer Gary Moore is delighted with the progress of his sprinter Takedown since his arrival in Hong Kong in the lead up to the Group 1 HK$18.5m Longines Hong Kong Sprint (1200m) at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Takedown, above, is doing well in the lead up to the Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin. Photo …

McEvoy pair on track for Magic Millions 2yo Classic

McEvoy pair on track for Magic Millions 2yo Classic

7 Dec, 2016

Trainer Tony McEvoy’s pair of two year olds, Despatch and Nistaan, are both on track as they head towards the $2m Magic Millions 2yo Classic (1200m) at the Gold Coast on January 14.

Madeenaty, above, is the early favourite for the Magic Millions 2yo Classic at the Gold Coast. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

There …

Big Memory right for first up tilt at Villiers Stakes

Big Memory right for first up tilt at Villiers Stakes

7 Dec, 2016

Big Memory has recovered from a hock injury that kept him out of the Caulfield Cup and is ready for a first up tilt at the Group 2 $250,000 Villiers Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on December 17.

Big Memory, above with yellow cap, is on target to run in the Villiers Stakes at Randwick. Photo …

Vinland back on track for Inglis Nursery

Vinland back on track for Inglis Nursery

7 Dec, 2016

Smart two year old Vinland is back on track for the $500,000 Inglis Nursery (1000m) at Randwick on December 17 following an impressive barrier trial win at Rosehill on Tuesday.

Vinland’s stablemate Aspect, above, winning the Maribyrnong Plate at Flemington. Photo by Steve Hart.

Trainer Tony McEvoy admits that he was slightly disappointed with Vinland’s …