Doncaster Oct 27 Preview by Carlo Zuccoli

The Vertem Futurity Stakes, Gr-1.   Hi guys, fasten your seat belts as tomorrow we’ll fly very high. Last Saturday, at Ascot, I didn’t throw myself out of the top of the King Edward Stand, because of the results, so … Read more

Pete’s Top Twelve Cox Plates

Dulcify (1979) Brent Thomson Kingston Town (1980) Malcolm Johnston Tobin Bronze (1967) Jim Johnson Winx (2016) Hugh Bowman Surround (1976) Peter Cook Kingston Town (1982) Peter Cook Bonecrusher (1986) Gary Stewart Sunline (1999) Greg Childs Saintly (1996) Darren Beadman So You Think (2009) Glen Boss Makybe Diva (2005) Glen Boss Almaarad (1989) … Read more

U S Navy Flag Has Brilliant Record by Graeme Kelly

The Aidan O’Brien-trained U.S. Navy Flag, who takes his place in the $1 million Manikato Stakes (1200m) at Moonee Valley on Friday night, is the most highly distinguished international sprinter to race in Australia. Surprisingly for such a brilliant performer … Read more

MOONEE VALLEY HALLOWED TURF by Graeme Kelly

Winx will be racing on hallowed turf when she aims at enhancing her already incredible record by winning a fourth consecutive Cox Plate at Mooee Valley. For since the track was put down in 1995 by StrathAyr Turf Systems – … Read more

Ascot (ENG) Oct 20 Preview by Carlo Zuccoli

  Qipco Champions Day, Ascot, October 20th 2018   Hi guys, first of all I wish to update you about what happened in the UK in the last few days. Tattersalls October Yearling Sale, Book 1, Wednesday October 10th, Lot … Read more

Caulfield Cup Preview by Neale Donnelley

NEALE DONNELLEY previews the $5 million CAULFIELD CUP   Group 1 $5,000,000 CAULFIELD CUP. (2400m): IF you’re looking for the ultimate example of modern-day elite racing in Australia, look no further than Saturday’s $5 million Caulfield Cup. (2400m).   If … Read more

Pete’s Top Twelve – Caulfield Cup

Might And Power (1997) Jim Cassidy Galilee (1966) JJ Miller Tobin Bronze (1967) Jim Johnson Ming Dynasty (1980) Midge Didham Sobar (1972) Harry White Gurners Lane (1982) Brent Thomson Northerly (2002) Greg Childs Gay Icarus (1971) Mick Mallyon Dunaden (2012) Craig Williams Elvstroem (2004) Nash Rawiller Fawkner (2013) Nicholas Hall Let’s … Read more

Caulfield Cup Preview by Peter Ellis

  Aidan O’Brien – arguably the world’s most successful trainer – is a quick learner.   A year ago the Ballydoyle stable’s Johannes Vermeer finished a desperately unlucky third behind Boom Time in the Caulfield Cup.   This time around … Read more

Can the queen be toppled if The Autumn Sun ducks the challenge? by Michael Lynch

She’s the queen of all she surveys and is long odds on to win a record-breaking fourth Cox Plate in two Saturday’s time. Can anything challenge Winx’s supremacy? For full story follow the link https://www.theage.com.au/sport/racing/can-the-queen-be-toppled-if-the-autumn-sun-ducks-the-challenge-20181014-p509l0.html