Trainer John Thompson is confident a short mental break and drawing the ‘perfect gate’ has talented mare Sweet Deal poised to recapture winning form at Randwick on Saturday.
Star Kiwi mare Melody Belle will be making a hit-and-run raid to Melbourne for the Gr.1 $A2 million Mackinnon Stakes (2000m) at Flemington on November 7.
Please note the latest balloting order for the $7.5 million Iron Jack Golden Eagle (1500m) run at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, 31 October 2020.
A gallant run for third in Saturday’s Gr.1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) has connections of the New Zealand-bred and trained The Chosen One excited about his prospects for the big event at Flemington next month, the Gr.1 Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m).
The NSW Government has thrown its support behind the NSW Racing Industry by investing $6.7 million on capital works for country racecourses.
There have been plenty of big days in the racing life of WA owner/breeder Bob Peters but he expects none will compare with his first ever attempt at a Cox Plate this Saturday with Arcadia Queen.
Australia’s premier trainer Chris Waller and jockey Mark Zahra landed their first Caulfield Cup wins when outstanding five-year-old Verry Elleegant held off international raider Anthony Van Dyck.
She’s the new darling of NSW racing, and who knows what mountain It’s Me can climb after her heart-stopping win in the $1.3m The Kosciuszko at Randwick on Saturday.
Golden Sixty has improved from his first-up win according to trainer Francis Lui as the BMW Hong Kong Derby hero shoots for his ninth victory in a row in Sunday’s (18 October) G2 Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy Handicap (1600m).