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RACING NEWS
Kelly McCulloch might have had a hazy view of Ipswich Cup winner Self Sense in the distance in front of her aboard Benzini at the end of that feature, but the Pukekohe jockey's focus is firmly on turning the tables this weekend.
Dontpokethetiger's connections have opted to start the filly in a $A40,000 Benchmark 85 handicap rather than running for double the money in the Listed Sunshine Coast Guineas.
Wyong Thursday Tips

Newcastle trainer Ben Smith is hoping for a change of luck when his filly Our Girl Hollie runs in The Property Market Provincial and Country Maiden Plate (1100m) at Wyong on Thursday.

Racing return forecast for Centre Pivot

Centre Pivot finally looks poised to return to racing for the first time since January with Sydney's weather forecast all but assuring a comeback in the Civic Stakes at Rosehill.

Acatour to complete Snowdens top winter

The Peter and Paul Snowden partnership can put the icing on a million dollar winter with Acatour at the Sunshine Coast.

Waller expands to Queensland

Most of the boxes have been ticked ahead of Chris Waller's expansion to Queensland including the appointment of Paul Shailer to run the satellite stable.

NZ stars building up for Melbourne targets
The $1 million Memsie Stakes has been pencilled in as the likely spring kick-off for Group One-winning stablemates Bonneval and Jon Snow.
Constantine to step up in Guineas

Constantine faces his biggest test as he attempts to maintain his unbeaten run for the Chris Munce stable in the Group Three Sunshine Coast Guineas.

Racehorse Syndications
BREEDING NEWS
Invincible Filly Salutes for Bluebloods

I Am Invincible's talented daughter She’s So High made a winning debut when surging clear to win the 1000 metre scamper by half a length at Sandown on Wednesday.

Fifth Winner for Pierro

Tenacity in a tight finish was a trademark of former Champion Two Year Old Pierro and there was plenty of that quality on show in promising youngster Noviero (2g Pierro x Bridal Vail, by Haradasun), who scored a dogged victory at Warwick Farm on Wednesday.

Zabeel’s son to take up residence at Brighthill
The four-time Group One winner Preferment will be a top-notch addition to Nick and Anne-Marie King's Waikato operation.
Victorian stud to stand blue blooded son of Circles of Gold

The progeny of Circles of Gold were prominent at the recent Royal Ascot carnival, and fresh off the back of this success Victoria’s Jubilee Stud has announced the closely-related Coroebus is set to join its stallion ranks.

A Tiara For Krushka’s Tara

Tycoon Tara didn’t race like a $20 pick in Saturday’s $500,000 Group One Tattersall’s Tiara over 1350m at Doomben.

Wingrove Park produces a Royal display at headquarters

Breeders Joe and Daria Vella of Romsey’s Wingrove Park  may not be in the headlines everyday, but that may change as the promising colt Royal Symphony certainly made a big impression with his last to first run in the opener over 1200m at Flemington on Saturday.

Dark Alert Tops Perth Winter Sales
Pinjarra Cup winner Dark Alert topped today's Magic Millions Perth Winter Sales held at the Belmont Racecourse