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Trainer Paul Messara will push ahead to York with Ortensia after the mare ran a much improved race on a heavy track in the Group 1 £400,000 Darley July Cup (1200m) at Newmarket on Saturday.
The Group 1 £250,000 The Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes (5 furlongs) at York on August 24 is part of the British …
Racing NSW faces some fierce debate over the coming weeks and months with more and more clubs staking claim to the lucrative Saturday meetings.
Wyong, Gosford and Hawkesbury are all pushing more a bigger share of the pie with Newcastle and Kembla Grange the main two under threat.
The success of the Hawkesbury standalone Saturday …
The Newcastle Newmarket Handicap has been confirmed as the first up test for kiwi star He’s Remarkable as he prepares for a crucial autumn carnival.
The horse showed at the end of the spring that he was in career best form but had his Group 1 snatched away in the cruellest of fashions.
He was …
The troubles at Newcastle’s Broadmeadow surface appear to be over with stewards and jockeys declaring the track good to go.
While a final decision won’t be made until after two more trials on Monday it looks as if the Newcastle Jockey Club will be able to keep their Boxing Day meeting.
The track has been …
The Boss of Racing NSW, Peter V’Landys, has assured punters that the racing surface at Newcastle can get back to a fair and safe standard.
He’s also said it’s workable that this be done before the annual Boxing Day Meeting that is one of the most profitable all year.
The track was closed back on …
It’s rare for a horse to have five starts without a win yet be hyped so much before its next run, especially when that run is at Group 3 level against a proven field.
Such is the story of Strike The Stars though that the Anthony Cummings trained racehorse shapes as one of the stories …
Peter Snowden is the only trainer with dual acceptors in today’s Spring Stakes and in such a small competitive field the two runners could prove invaluable.
His headline act is Ambidexter, a colt on a two race winning streak with plenty of upside …
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