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Childs hopes winning streak continues with Wheal Leisure in South Australian Derby

Childs hopes winning streak continues with Wheal Leisure in South Australian Derby

11 May, 2017

Apprentice Jordan Childs hopes his winning streak with Ballarat trainer Archie Alexander continues when he rides Wheal Leisure in the Group 1 $600,000 South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Jordan Childs, above, rides roughie Wheal Leisure in the South Australian Derby at Morphettville. Photo by Adrienne Bicknell.

Childs has ridden five winners since …

Horror barriers for Lindsay Park fillies in Schweppes Oaks

Horror barriers for Lindsay Park fillies in Schweppes Oaks

2 May, 2017

Lindsay Park trained fillies Harlow Gold and Sebring Dream have come up with horror barriers in the Group 1 $500,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2010m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

Sebring Dream, above, has drawn a horror barrier in the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

Sebring Dreams with Joao Moreira …

Harlow Gold heads Lindsay Park’s 2017 Schweppes Oaks nominations

Harlow Gold heads Lindsay Park’s 2017 Schweppes Oaks nominations

27 Apr, 2017

Tough staying filly Harlow Gold heads up Lindsay Park’s nominations for the Group 1 $400,000 Schweppes Oaks (registered as Australasian Oaks) (2000m) at Morphettville on May 6.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna, above, is among the nominations for the Schweppes Oaks at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

As well as Harlow Gold, the Lindsay …

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams among nominations for Auraria Stakes

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams among nominations for Auraria Stakes

18 Apr, 2017

Kiwi filly Savvy Dreams will have her Australasian Oaks lead up run in Group 3 $120,000 Schweppervescence Stakes (Registered as Auraria Stakes) (1800m) at Morphettville on Saturday.

The Darren Weir trained Kenedna, above, is among the nominations for the Auraria Stakes at Morphettville. Photo by Ultimate Racing Photos.

The Guy Lowry and Grand Cullen trained …

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

2017 Australian Oaks Results: Bonneval Wins

8 Apr, 2017

Bonneval stamped herself as the best staying filly in Australasia with a strong performance in the 2017 Australian Oaks at Royal Randwick this afternoon.

Hugh Bowman was clearly delighted to take out the 2017 Australian Oaks on Bonneval. Photo by: Steve Hart

Early speed maps were thrown on their heads when Lasqueti Spirit was slow …

The Championships Day 2 Results: Winx Wins Queen Elizabeth Stakes

The Championships Day 2 Results: Winx Wins Queen Elizabeth Stakes

8 Apr, 2017

The Championships Day 2 results will be updated throughout the afternoon at horseracing.com.au and we could not be more excited for what is set to be another outstanding day of racing.

The weather has eased somewhat in Sydney this weekend, but the Royal Randwick track will still be in the heavy race and it will …

2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Tips: Winx In A Canter

2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes Tips: Winx In A Canter

8 Apr, 2017

There is no surprises about who is on the top of the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes tips of Deane Lester and the leading form analyst could not be more confident that Winx will continue on her winning ways.

Winx is a dominant favourite to win the 2017 Queen Elizabeth Stakes. Photo by: Steve Hart

Winx …

Bonneval favoured to win 2017 Australian Oaks

Bonneval favoured to win 2017 Australian Oaks

7 Apr, 2017

Tough Kiwi filly Bonneval is favoured to win her second Oaks crown when she takes on twelve other fillies in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Hugh Bowman, above, rides Kiwi filly Bonneval in the Australian Oaks at Randwick. Photo by …

Lasqueti Spirit chasing Oaks double in 2017 Australian Oaks

Lasqueti Spirit chasing Oaks double in 2017 Australian Oaks

6 Apr, 2017

Rosehill trainer Lee Curtis is eyeing off an Oaks double with Lasqueti Spirit who lines up as one of the top fancies in the Group 1 $1m James Boag’s Premium Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Lasqueti Spirit, above, is chasing an Oaks double when she lines up …

Foxplay drops back in distance for Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes

Foxplay drops back in distance for Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes

6 Apr, 2017

Trainer Chris Waller is confident that Foxplay will appreciate the drop in distance for the Group 1 $1m Coolmore Legacy Queen Of The Turf Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on day two of ‘The Championships’ on Saturday.

Foxplay, above, will be suited by the drop back in distance in the Queen Of The Turf Stakes at …