Hawkesbury trainer Mitch Newman showing promising form

Final Impulse breaks his maiden in good style at Hawkesbury.

Patience Pays Off For Newman's 'Dainty Filly'

Supreme Escape was purchased at the Ready to Run Sale in Sydney last year for a cheap $6,000. Well bought.

XMAS COMES EARLY FOR TRAINERS

Sulien digs deep to win over the 2100m.

Hawkesbury's Young Guns Claim Gold At Orange

Nice to see Marrock win his second race.

JWR Xmas Runners

It’s a hectic time for most at this time of year, especially for the JWR team who are ramping up for a Christmas Holiday assault on racing venues throughout the state. We kicked off proceedings last night with 3yo Pins filly My Shu Mai…

Join Bill Wilde on an escorted tour Royal Ascot & Newmarket UK

Join Bill Wilde on a guided tour to the spiritual home of racing, Royal Ascot and Newmarket. Featuring 11 nights accommodation, Queen Anne Enclosure tickets to all 3 days at Royal Ascot and Pavilion seating on Golden Jubilee Stakes Day. Stud…

Ted Van Heemst Stakes Likely For Trap For Fools

After a gutsy all-the-way midweek win at Ascot Racecourse yesterday, Perth Cup favourite Trap For Fools looks set for another run on Saturday tenaciously backing-up in the Group 2 $400,000 Ted Van Heemst Stakes (2100m). Hong Kong hoop Douglas…

Jonker Records Dominant Wyong Magic Millions Classic Win

Jonker stamped himself as a genuine Magic Millions contender with a dominant victory in the Wyong Magic Millions Classic this afternoon. Jonker is the latest son of Spirit Of Boom (pictured) to stamp himself as a Magic Millions Classic contender. Magic…

Femme Fireball Burning For Magic Millions Guineas Bid

Ace Queensland horseman Robert Heathcote will use a Gold Coast race this weekend to try and get his in-form filly Femme Fireball into next month’s lucrative Restricted Listed $2 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m) field. Trainer…

New 2018 Sydney Cup Bonus Scheme Installed

The Australian Turf Club (ATC) is out to give Melbourne racing a run for their money in the staying ranks introducing a new bonus scheme involving the Sydney Cup 2018 next autumn. The Metropolitan winner Foundry is the first stayer eligible…

Royal Appalause wins three out of her last 4 starts

It was the lucky last race for Royal Applause on Friday night at Moonee Valley where she scored a narrow but very tough win. After working hard early to cross the field and sit outside the leader from a wide barrier, Royal Applause showed great…

Wyong Magic Millions Classic Debut for Terminology

Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott’s “big girl” Terminology is gearing up for her race debut at Wyong Racecourse on Thursday looking to salute first-up to earn a shot at the Gold Coast’s $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic…

Katy’s Daughter Chases 2018 Magic Millions Classic Start

A return to the Gold Coast for the 2018 Magic Millions 2YO Classic next month could be on the cards for smart filly Katy’s Daughter should she salute at the track this weekend. Brisbane trainer Steven O’Dea races Katy’s Daughter…

Royal Star to Shine Ahead of 2018 Perth Cup

Prolific W.A. owner-breeder Bob Peters chases an eighth Perth Cup success in the New Year’s Day feature race this summer and is out to add class mare Royal Star to his contingent in the staying showdown. Royal Star is out to be the first…

Millions on Line for Testashadow in Summer Cup

A Magic Millions Carnival bid next month in Queensland will be on the line for the Gary Portelli-trained Testashadow on Boxing Day in the Group 3 $150,000 Summer Cup (2000m) at Royal Randwick. Testashadow contests the Summer Cup on Boxing Day…

La Pomme De Pin Tightens Up for Wyong Magic Millions Classic

The tight turns of the Wyong track on Thursday hold no fears for the Lloyd Kennewell-trained La Pomme De Pin as the filly takes her next step towards the Gold Coast’s $2 million Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) in January. Joe Bowditch…

Bondi Set to Peak for Magic Millions 2YO Classic

Co-trainer Peter Snowden is confident the team can have Bondi peaking for his Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YO Classic bid next month, which will be secured with a top three run at Wyong Racecourse on Thursday. Blake Shinn continues his association…

Bel Sonic Chasing Magic Millions Guineas Start

Jason Warren’s in-form gelding Bel Sonic is out to secure a shot at the Restricted Listed $2 million Magic Millions 3YO Guineas (1400m) on the Gold Coast next race via a Moonee Valley win this weekend. Jason Warren’s 2018 Magic Millions…

She Will Reign Early in Oakleigh Plate

Gary Portelli’s Golden Slipper winning filly She Will Reign is gearing up for her autumn return with Caulfield’s Group 1 $500,000 Oakleigh Plate (1100m) in February an early sprint target for the three-year-old. She Will Reign is…

Perth Cup Favourite Trap For Fools Races Twice This Week

Casuarina trainer Lindsey Smith has his flying four-year-old stayer and early Perth Cup favourite Trap For Fools chasing a sixth win on the trot this Wednesday in W.A.’s Listed $100,000 A.T.A. Stakes (2200m). International hoop Douglas…