Race Results

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Tony McEvoy celebrated his first Group 1 victory in partnership with his son Calvin with the team’s comeback hero Hey Doc going all-the-way to score an upset 2019 Winterbottom Stakes victory in...

2019 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Picks Up Third on Regal Power

2019 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Picks Up Third on Regal Power

2019 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Picks Up Third on Regal Power

The Wizard of the West William Pike celebrated a third win in the Railway Stakes 2019 results coming from last-to-first in a brilliant late finish aboard the Grant & Alana Williams-trained Regal...

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiwia Goes Back-to-Back

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiwia Goes Back-to-Back

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiwia Goes Back-to-Back

Trainer Archie Alexander was over the moon with the surprise 2019 Ballarat Cup result by the defending local champion Kiwia in Victoria on Saturday. Twelve months ago, under the preparation of the...

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

Master Sydney-based horseman Chris Waller continued his brilliant spring carnival at Kembla Grange on Saturday with grand old import Mister Sea Wolf winning the inaugural edition of The Gong 2019....

Mackinnon Stakes 2019 Results: Magic Wand Beats Melody Belle & Hartnell

Mackinnon Stakes 2019 Results: Magic Wand Beats Melody Belle & Hartnell

Mackinnon Stakes 2019 Results: Magic Wand Beats Melody Belle & Hartnell

In an incredibly tough performance from the Aidan O’Brien-trained Magic Wand, the Irish mares enjoyed their second win of the day as the Melbourne Cup graduate beat home race favourite Melody Belle...

2019 Golden Gift Winner Dame Giselle Firms in Golden Slipper Betting

2019 Golden Gift Winner Dame Giselle Firms in Golden Slipper Betting

2019 Golden Gift Winner Dame Giselle Firms in Golden Slipper Betting

Dame Giselle put her hand up for next year’s $3.5 million Golden Slipper Stakes with a powerhouse performance to win the 2019 Golden Gift for Team Snowden on Saturday. Peter & Paul Snowden...

Matriarch Stakes 2019 Results: Oceanex Beats Fellow Roughies

Matriarch Stakes 2019 Results: Oceanex Beats Fellow Roughies

Matriarch Stakes 2019 Results: Oceanex Beats Fellow Roughies

It was an all-roughie trifecta in the 2019 Matriarch Stakes results on Mackinnon Stakes Day with quality four-year-old mare Oceanex defeating fellow roughie hopes Miss Siska and Aristocratic Miss in...

2019 Darley Sprint Classic Winner Nature Strip Flies Home

2019 Darley Sprint Classic Winner Nature Strip Flies Home

2019 Darley Sprint Classic Winner Nature Strip Flies Home

Chris Waller’s flying sprint star Nature Strip proved his status as one of the fastest horses in the world and put any doubts about his 1200m form to bed with a devastating win in the 2019 Darley...

News

2019 Kingston Town Classic Odds Update: Tuscan Queen Easing Favourite

2019 Kingston Town Classic Odds Update: Tuscan Queen Easing Favourite

2019 Kingston Town Classic Odds Update: Tuscan Queen Easing Favourite

The odds on the Grant & Alana Williams-trained Tuscan Queen to go back-to-back for the fillies in the Group 1 $1 million Kingston Town Classic (1800m) this afternoon in Perth are on the drift...

Bowman Rides Hong Kong Cup 2019 Betting Favourite Furore

Bowman Rides Hong Kong Cup 2019 Betting Favourite Furore

Bowman Rides Hong Kong Cup 2019 Betting Favourite Furore

Australia’s own Hugh Bowman is set to ride the favourite Furore from the inside barrier in the 2019 Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday. The last of the four elite level events on the...

2019 Hong Kong Mile Odds Update: Indy Champ v Beauty Generation

2019 Hong Kong Mile Odds Update: Indy Champ v Beauty Generation

2019 Hong Kong Mile Odds Update: Indy Champ v Beauty Generation

Two class middle-distance stars are battling for top spot in the Hong Kong Mile 2019 betting odds for Sunday at Sha Tin with Indy Champ the firming favourite to defeat last year’s champion Beauty...

Aethero Dominates 2019 Hong Kong Sprint Betting

Aethero Dominates 2019 Hong Kong Sprint Betting

Aethero Dominates 2019 Hong Kong Sprint Betting

Flying hoop Zac Purton could be in for back-to-back Group 1 wins at Sha Tin on Sunday riding the both favourites in the opening two elite levels at Hong Kong’s International Race Day including...

2019 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Favourite Exultant Draws Wide

2019 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Favourite Exultant Draws Wide

2019 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Favourite Exultant Draws Wide

Tony Cruz’s in-form Exultant may have drawn out wide but the Hong Kong Vase 2019 odds for Sunday’s Group 1 classic at Sha Tin remain short on the flying $8.2 million earner. The country’s premier...

Kingston Town Classic 2019 Barriers & Betting Update

Kingston Town Classic 2019 Barriers & Betting Update

Kingston Town Classic 2019 Barriers & Betting Update

Following the barrier draw for Saturday’s $1 million Group 1 in Perth the updated 2019 Kingston Town Classic betting markets remain led by the Grant & Alana Williams-trained filly Tuscan Queen...

2019 Kingston Town Classic Final Field: Four for Team Williams

2019 Kingston Town Classic Final Field: Four for Team Williams

2019 Kingston Town Classic Final Field: Four for Team Williams

Last year’s winning trainers Grant & Alana Williams are back in force for the Kingston Town Classic 2019 field this weekend saddling-up four starters in the million-dollar feature including the...

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

Tony McEvoy celebrated his first Group 1 victory in partnership with his son Calvin with the team’s comeback hero Hey Doc going all-the-way to score an upset 2019 Winterbottom Stakes victory in...

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Spring Racing

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiw...

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister ...

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

Master Sydney-based horseman Chris Waller continued his brilliant spring...

2019 The Gong Odds Update: Luv...

2019 The Gong Odds Update: Luvaluva Firming Favourite

After battling for top spot in The Gong 2019 betting earlier in the week, the...

2019 Ballarat Cup Betting Upda...

2019 Ballarat Cup Betting Update: Dr Drill Firming Favourite

The rails-drawn Dr Drill remains the punters’ pick in Ballarat Cup 2019...

The Gong 2019 Field & Bet...

The Gong 2019 Field & Betting: Mares Battle For Favouritism

Two class mares are battling for top spot in the 2019 The Gong betting at...

Horse Racing Today

2019 Kingston Town Classic Odd...

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiw...

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiwia Goes Back-to-Back

Trainer Archie Alexander was over the moon with the surprise 2019 Ballarat Cup...

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister ...

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

Master Sydney-based horseman Chris Waller continued his brilliant spring...

2019 The Gong Odds Update: Luv...

2019 The Gong Odds Update: Luvaluva Firming Favourite

After battling for top spot in The Gong 2019 betting earlier in the week, the...

2019 Ballarat Cup Betting Upda...

2019 Ballarat Cup Betting Update: Dr Drill Firming Favourite

The rails-drawn Dr Drill remains the punters’ pick in Ballarat Cup 2019...

Race Results

Hey Doc Wins Winterbottom Stakes 2019 for Team McEvoy

2019 Railway Stakes Results: Pike Picks Up Third on Regal Power

Ballarat Cup 2019 Results: Kiwia Goes Back-to-Back

The Gong 2019 Results: Mister Sea Wolf Wins for Waller

Mackinnon Stakes 2019 Results: Magic Wand Beats Melody Belle & Hartnell

Race Previews

2019 Kingston Town Classic Odds Update: Tuscan Queen Easing Favourite

Bowman Rides Hong Kong Cup 2019 Betting Favourite Furore

2019 Hong Kong Mile Odds Update: Indy Champ v Beauty Generation

Aethero Dominates 2019 Hong Kong Sprint Betting

2019 Hong Kong Vase Field & Odds: Favourite Exultant Draws Wide

Fields & Form

Bowman Rides Hong Kong Cup 2019 Betting Favourite Furore

2019 Hong Kong Mile Odds Update: Indy Champ v Beauty Generation

Aethero Dominates 2019 Hong Kong Sprint Betting

Kingston Town Classic 2019 Barriers & Betting Update

2019 Kingston Town Classic Final Field: Four for Team Williams