Thoroughbred News

Viridine comes off the bench for Godolphin in Australia Stakes

January 20, 2021 Comments Off

Godolphin and James Cummings have taken advantage of a small nomination list to give Viridine the opportunity of claiming the $200,000 Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at The Valley on Friday night. Read full article Source:: http://www.thoroughbrednews.com.au/news/story/viridine-comes-off-the-bench-for-godolphin-in-australia-stakes- Read More »

Swoop Dog claims second Guineas en route to the Tassie Derby

January 20, 2021 Comments Off

A sedately run renewal of the $100,000, Listed, Kevin Sharkie Launceston Guineas (2100m) on the midweek program at Launceston in Tasmania saw odds-on favourite Swoop Dog (by Husson (Arg)) outclass his rivals when running out a comfortable winner. Read full ... Read More »

Swoop Dog claims second Guineas en route to the Tassie Derby

January 20, 2021 Comments Off

A sedately run renewal of the $100,000, Listed, Kevin Sharkie Launceston Guineas (2100m) on the midweek program at Launceston in Tasmania saw odds-on favourite Swoop Dog (by Husson (Arg)) outclass his rivals when running out a comfortable winner. Read full ... Read More »

Loftier heights on the horizon following Sandown win

January 20, 2021 Comments Off

Lofty Star has shown fighting qualities reserved for higher grade horse with his victory in his second race start at Sandown on Wednesday after being headed in the straight by the runner-up and fighting back. Read full article Source:: http://www.thoroughbrednews.com.au/news/story/loftier-heights-on-the-horizon-following-sandown-win- Read More »

Australian campaign on horizon for Concert Hall (NZ)

January 20, 2021 Comments Off

Three of Australia’s feature middle distance races are on the cards for classy Cambridge mare Concert Hall (NZ) this autumn. Read full article Source:: http://www.thoroughbrednews.com.au/news/story/australian-campaign-on-horizon-for-concert-hall-nz- Read More »

Small field set to line up in Group 2 Australia Stakes

January 19, 2021 Comments Off

Moonee Valley Racing Club chief executive Michael Browell is disappointed that a number of potential runners in The All-Star Mile are not among the small field to contest the Group 2 Australia Stakes (1200m) at The Valley on Friday night. ... Read More »

Bandersnatch the Carrington Stakes favourite

January 19, 2021 Comments Off

The Hawkes’ trained Bandersnatch is the TAB opening market favourite at $2.60 for the feature Listed Fujitsu General Carrington Stakes (1400m) at Randwick on Saturday after a field of 10 was accepted on Wednesday Read full article Source:: http://www.thoroughbrednews.com.au/news/story/bandersnatch-the-carrington-stakes-favourite- Read More »

Sheedy and Pagan to go head to head at Flemington

January 19, 2021 Comments Off

AFL legends Kevin Sheedy and Denis Pagan will lead a rematch of Victoria’s top country and metropolitan jockeys in a team challenge for the second annual running of Resimax Group Rapid Racing at Flemington Racecourse on Friday 29 January Read ... Read More »

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Sandown-Lakeside

January 19, 2021 Comments Off

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Sandown-Lakeside – track Good 4 – rail in the True position for the entire circuit – 8mm of irrigation for the last 24 hours, 44mm for the last seven days – no rain for ... Read More »

Wednesday and Thursday form

January 19, 2021 Comments Off

Tuesday night’s meetings include South Africa’s Vaal, France’s Cagnes Sur Mer and Pau, UK’s Fakenham and Exeter and Ireland’s Clonmel – Wednesday’s meetings include New Zealand’s Te Rapa, Australia’s Moe, Oakbank, Wyong, Townsville, twilight meeting at Sandown-Lakeside, Ascot, Hong Kong’s ... Read More »