Horse Racing News

Habibi Primed for 2013 Australian Oaks

Habibi Primed for 2013 Australian Oaks

New Zealand filly Habibi is on track for Saturday’s Group 1 2013 Australian Oaks (2400m) at Randwick where she is likely to start as favourite.

Great Australian Oaks odds will be found at bookmaker.com.au this weekend! Bet now with bookmaker.com.au

The Ekraar three-year-old will be second-up in the $550,000 fillies’ feature after running a bold third to Norzita and Longport ...

Zabeelionaire Has 2013 Doomben Cup Aim

Zabeelionaire Has 2013 Doomben Cup Aim

Victory in the top grade, specifically in the 2013 Doomben Cup, is the primary goal this preparation for four-year-old Zabeelionaire who will run first-up at Caulfield on Saturday.

Back a winner on Doncaster Day at bookmaker.com.au, home of the $500 autumn bonus bet! Bet now with bookmaker.com.au

When the Leon Corstens-trained entire lines up in the Listed 2013 ...

Pierro Receives Favourable 2013 Doncaster Mile Barrier Draw

Pierro Receives Favourable 2013 Doncaster Mile Barrier Draw

Raging 2013 Doncaster Mile favourite Pierro has received an early favour ahead of Saturday’s $2 million race, drawing an ideal barrier four position.

Pierro has drawn barrier four for the Doncaster. Photo: Steve Hart.

The glamour colt was being offered at $2.20 before markets closed prior to the barrier draw and is now well and truly in the box seat....

2013 Melbourne Spring Carnival Unlikely for Pierro as Stud Calls

2013 Melbourne Spring Carnival Unlikely for Pierro as Stud Calls

Doncaster Mile favourite and Sydney’s number one colt Pierro appears unlikely to continue racing into the 2013 Melbourne Carnival, with connections saying it is a “strong possibility” he will go to stud.

Pierro is likely to go to stud next season. Photo: Steve Hart.

Owner Greg Kolivos appeared on Radio Sports National in Melbourne this morning, suggesting the star ...

Wet Track Only Concern for Ethiopia in 2013 Doncaster Mile

Wet Track Only Concern for Ethiopia in 2013 Doncaster Mile

Ethiopia trainer Pat Carey is confident his charge is in good order for Saturday’s Group 1 2013 Doncaster Mile (1600m) but admits concerns about a possible wet track.

Ethiopia is set to run first-up in the Doncaster Mile on Saturday. Photo: Steve Hart.

The four-year-old hasn’t been seen since injury caused him to finish last in the Melbourne Cup but ...

20-Horse 2013 Doncaster Mile Field Released

20-Horse 2013 Doncaster Mile Field Released

A capacity 20-horse field plus one emergency has been announced to contest Saturday’s prestigious $1.5 million 2013 Doncaster Mile (1600m) at Randwick.

Pierro heads a strong Doncaster field. Photo: Steve Hart.

Headed by superstar colt Pierro, the Doncaster field is littered with Group 1 winners which should ensure an exciting race this weekend.

With last year’s winner More ...

Facile Tigre 2013 Goodwood Bound

Facile Tigre 2013 Goodwood Bound

Queensland gelding Facile Tigre will travel to Adelaide to chase Group 1 success next month in the 2013 Goodwood (1200m) at Morphetville.

Get massive odds on all the autumn action at bookmaker.com.au, home of the autumn $500 bonus bet! Bet now with bookmaker.com.au

The six-year-old hasn’t been seen on race day since flashing home for second behind Mrs Onassis ...

Epaulette Will Take on All Too Hard in 2013 All Aged Stakes

Epaulette Will Take on All Too Hard in 2013 All Aged Stakes

After running second to Black Caviar in Saturday’s TJ Smith, Darley colt Epaulette will be given the chance to go one better against the great mare’s little brother in Saturday week’s Group 1 2013 All Aged Stakes (1400m) at Randwick.

Epaulette will run in the All Aged Stakes. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Head Darley trainer Peter Snowden was ...

Black Caviar Next Race Decision Later This Week

Black Caviar Next Race Decision Later This Week

A decision on where all-conquering mare Black Caviar heads next will be made later this week when trainer Peter Moody sits down with her owners.

A decision on Black Caviar's next assignment will be known later this week. Photo: Steve Hart.

After chalking up win 25 in Saturday’s TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick on Saturday, the speculation of her next ...

Tac De Boistron First-up Chance in 2013 Sydney Cup

Tac De Boistron First-up Chance in 2013 Sydney Cup

The weather will determine if French import Tac De Boistron will have a first-up assignment in the Group 1 2013 Sydney Cup (3200m) at Randwick on Saturday week.

Tac De Boistron could run first-up in the Sydney Cup. Photo: Race Horse Photos Australia.

Trainer Mick Kent is aiming the six-year-old at the staying feature but will only run his charge ...