Accomplished Riverina training veteran Ron Stubbs says Saturday’s TAB $60,000 Highway (1400m) at Royal Randwick was always a “target” race for talented comeback mare Lost Command in preparation for bigger occasions.
A Gr.1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) programme for Ladies First has been announced by trainer Allan Sharrock.
Trainer Rob Heathcote is hoping to pick up travelling expenses for his next overseas holiday from his trio of runners in the Sky Racing Tattersall’s Mile at Doomben on Saturday.
Multiple Group 1 winner Black Heart Bart could kick off his 2018 Melbourne Spring Carnival campaign in the Group 3 $150,000 Bletchingly Stakes (1200m) at Caulfield on July 28.
Jameka was a special visitor to the Ladbrokes Park Lakeside meeting on Wednesday after a planned gallop at the track early in the morning had to be aborted.
Melbourne racegoers will get a look at Godolphin star Kementari early in the 2018/19 racing season, but he is not the only high-profile member of the team being set for Melbourne features.
We’re well into the final month of the 2017-2018 racing season and the local Gosford Trainer’s Premiership is heating up with only four wins sitting between four trainers at the top spot, with the next meeting on Thursday.