Horse Racing

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Irish Leger finish sharpens Cup picture

Irish Leger finish sharpens Cup picture

One door has apparently closed with trainer Aidan O’Brien reportedly not sending Irish star Kew Gardens to Australia for the Melbourne Cup.

Thu 12 Sep 2019

Cup winner to accept daunting challenge

Cup winner to accept daunting challenge

As expected, the internationals head the Melbourne Cup weights with last year’s winner Cross Counter needing to defy history to go back-to-back.

Wed 11 Sep 2019

Mystic’s journey could take unexpected turn

Mystic’s journey could take unexpected turn

Adam Trinder wants to see how Mystic Journey handles her first Group 1 weight-for-age test in the Makybe Diva Stakes before he fully commits to Cox Plate.

Tue 10 Sep 2019

Grafton tips: Trainer puts Victorem on backburner

Grafton tips: Trainer puts Victorem on backburner

Victorem and success in the $1.3 million The Kosciuszko may be the long-range goal for trainer Jenny Graham, but her immediate focus is on Grafton.

Sat 7 Sep 2019

Veteran Redzel puts Everest rivals on red alert

Veteran Redzel puts Everest rivals on red alert

An Everest three-peat is in the reckoning after Redzel scorched over the Royal Randwick 1000m course to win his third successive Concorde Stakes

Cummings keeps Everest door ajar for Libertini

Cummings keeps Everest door ajar for Libertini

Owner Gerry Harvey shut down talk of a start in the $14 million The Everest for Libertini, but Anthony Cummings wasn’t so sure after she won again at Randwick

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