Godolphin eyes two-year-old hat-trick by Michael Lynch

No trainer has saddled the winners of the Magic Millions Classic, the Blue Diamond and the Golden Slipper in the same season. Plenty have managed to land two of the three, usually with different horses although Darley landed the Diamond/Slipper … Read more

Gawler Jan 12 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Chapel City (1) Pretty Glass (2) Last Witness (5) Table Of Wisdom (3) Race 2: Scherzoso (2) Wasabi Bob (4) Olympic Academy (1) Bronski (6) Race 3: Martinique (6) No Ties (1) Metro Tramp (3) Papalet (2) Race … Read more

Magic Millions Classic Preview by Neale Donnelley

THIS year’s $2 million Magic Millions Classic for the two-year-olds looks, on paper, to be a raffle! Differing form-lines from Victoria, NSW and Queensland have come together to provide punters with a major dilemma. Clearly there is really good depth … Read more

Gawler Jan 5 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Felicia (1) Outlandos (2) Eclair Breeze (4) Stoney Vista (3) Race 2: Tiara Star (2) Quivers (3) Yankee Eyes (6) Miss Cuoco (1) Race 3: Hussybay (1) Royal Rumble (3) Strategic Demand (4) Savatag (6) Race 4: Canford … Read more

Morphettville Dec 29 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1: Poet’s Landing (2) Ocean King (1) Yulong Star (6) Kemalpasa (3) Race 2: Aagas (4) Wasabi Bob (3) Olympic Academy (2) Ustinov’s Fury (1) Race 3: Yulong September (2) Shark In The Water (1) Wentworth (3) Double Denman … Read more

Drafted Leads The Doug Delegation by Dubai Racing Club

Six-time leading UAE trainer Doug Watson served notice last week with a five-win evening at Meydan—including sweeping both Listed Stakes—that he could be sitting on a career-best Dubai World Cup Carnival. Opening night could be a fruitful first card for … Read more

Hit The Bid Hits Ground Running by Dubai Racing Club

He is back and appears better than ever, but how good that is on the racetrack in actual competition, only soon-to-be 5-year-old Hit the Bid knows. Owned by Straight to Victory Syndicate, the English-bred and Irish-trained turf sprinter physically looks … Read more

McGettigan’s Settle For Bay On Tap by Dubai Racing Club

One thing is certain about opening night (Jan. 3) of the Dubai World Cup Carnival: if Settle for Bay wins the co-featured Group 3 US$200,000 Singspiel Stakes, there will likely be one robust celebration afterward. Owned by Dennis McGettigan’s McGettigan’s … Read more

Morphettville Dec 26 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1 Trupt [4] Merdiian Star [2] Mighty Moshe [6] Bungalally Belle [1] Race 2 Calipari [5] Exalted Trail [7] Rizski [11] Papalet [9] Race 3 Gennikay [5] Charmist [3] Pam’s Journey [10] Sophina Diva [13] Race 4 Easy Beast … Read more

Caulfield Dec 26 Selections by Peter Ellis

Race 1 Ambitious Gem [8] Gina’s Hope [5] Twitchy Frank [2] Sword Evidence [6] Race 2 Star Fall [16] River House [17] Redcore [13] Langhro [4] Race 3 Flying Krupt [2] Lady Cromac [7] Honey Esprit [6] Remember The Name … Read more