Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

Randwick surface to suit Aide Memoire

Aide Memoire will be aiming to pick up the first win of her Australian career when she competes in the Elite Haulage Handicap (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday.

Star Fall facing Guineas test
Ciaron Maher hopes promising juvenile Star Fall (Zoustar) can press his case for a tilt at the Caulfield Guineas (Gr 1, 1600m) in the spring with a strong performance at Flemington on Saturday
Talented colt aiming for back-to-back wins
Gary Portelli has no qualms about sending Dio D'Oro (Medaglia d’Oro) out on a heavy track again after his last-start maiden win on similar ground at Randwick
Randwick back-up for Faraway Town
Matthew Smith has a plan B in place for Faraway Town (Not A Single Doubt) if the mare is unable to make the field for the Tatt’s Tiara at Doomben
Super Cash chasing elusive G1 in Tiara

The final Australian Group One race of the season presents Melbourne mare Super Cash with her latest chance to break through at the elite level.

Missrock on target for Group One
Missrock will be on the hunt for her first win at Group 1 level on Saturday, when she lines up in the Tattersall's Tiara at Doomben.
Haussmann joins Waller barn

Stakes-winning three-year-old gelding Haussmann has joined Chris Waller’s Sunshine Coast stable from Tony Pike’s Cambridge barn in the search for better track conditions.

Doomben Targets for Pike Duo

In what has been a frustrating month for injured trainer Tony Pike, he may finally be able to head to Queensland to watch a couple of his in-form stable runners compete at Doomben this weekend

Entries Open for Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale
Entries are now open for the 2018 edition of Australia's most popular breeze up style auction, the Magic Millions Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale

Strong trade the theme as five day GSS concludes

A mare and a filly selling for $240,000 and $210,000 respectively highlighted the final day of the 2018 Inglis Great Southern Sale.

Broodmare session concludes as GSS enters Day 5

Day Four of the 2018 Inglis Great Southern Sale rounded out the broodmare section of the catalogue, which saw eight mares reach $100,000 or more

Yulong Xingsheng stars on Day Three at GSS 

The weanling catalogue of the 2018 Inglis Great Southern Sale concluded today with a total of 444 weanlings being sold.

Written Tycoon colt tops solid day of trade at GSS

Demand for Champion Victorian Sire Written Tycoon was strong as the Woodside Park resident was responsible for the top three lots on day two of the 2018 Inglis Great Southern Sale

Star Mare Ellicazoom To Go Under the Hammer
Stakes winning mare Ellicazoom is a late supplementary entry for the Magic Millions Perth Winter Thoroughbred Sale and will go under the hammer this Sunday

Fastnet Rock colt tops day 1 of GSS

Fastnet Rock continued a great sales season as lot 97, a weanling colt offered by Rosemont Stud, topped the opening day of the 2018 Inglis Great Southern Sale at Oaklands Junction

Three for Akeed Mofeed
Young Goldin Farm stallion Akeed Mofeed (Dubawi) was represented by his third winner on Saturday when Assertive Play (2 f ex Aussie Crawl by Redoute’s Choice) made a winning debut at Morphettville