Australian Thoroughbred

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Early Market Movers: Randwick, Flemington, Doomben & Gawler 15/12/2018

Razor Sharp test for emerging sprinter

In a perfect world, Cradle Mountain would not be making his stakes race debut in the Razor Sharp at Randwick.

Well preparing to test Magic Millions credentials
Trainer Stuart Kendrick is set to unleash Magic Millions 2YO Classic (RL, 1200m) hope Well Prepared (Better Than Ready) at Doomben on Saturday in the Spirit Of Boom Phelan Ready Stakes (Listed, 1100m).
Wall Of Fire to bounce back at Randwick
Trainers Ciaron Maher and David Eustace's Wall Of Fire (Canford Cliffs) will be looking to return to form in the Christmas Cup (Listed, 2400m) at Randwick on Saturday
Victoria prize-money increases set for new year
An additional $40 million in prize-money for Victorian racing is due to be rolled out in the new year.
English Gambler joins Weir

Promising four-year-old English Gambler has joined the stable of leading Victoria trainer Darren Weir.

Sun City to begin Magic Millions campaign
Tony McEvoy has played down any similarities between promising filly Sun City (Zoustar) and stable star Sunlight (Zoustar) ahead of the former’s tilt at the Phelan Ready Stakes (Listed, 1050m) at Doomben on Saturday
Eagle Farm cleared to hold race meeting

Racing will return to Eagle Farm racecourse on Saturday week after a series of successful barrier trials and jump-outs.

Unite and Conquer Stars at Wyong
Unite and Conquer firmed to outright favouritism for the $2 million The Star Gold Coast Magic Millions 2YO Classic (1200m) next month after a smashing all the way win in today's $200,000 Magic Millions Wyong 2YO Classic (1100m).

Son of Exceed And Excel confirms his world standing in Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s leading sprinter confirmed his place among the best in the world in taking out his second G1 Hong Kong Sprint at Sha Tin on Sunday
Three for Pierro
Arcadia Queen (3 f ex Arcadia by Redoute's Choice) continued her rapid ascent through the grades to win yesterday's Kingston Town Classic (Gr 1, 1800m) and become the third Group 1 winner for Coolmore Stud's Pierro (Lonhro).

Racing Women's Bonus Launched in Western Australia
A new $75,000 Bonus will be shared between the first three eligible 100% female owned (or leased) horses in finishing order in the $250,000 Magic Millions WA 2YO Classic, commencing in 2020.

Top Catalogue for Swan Valley's First Perth Yearling Sale
An outstanding line up of prospective racetrack stars will converge on the Swan Valley early next year when the future of Western Australian bloodstock auctions is unveiled with the 2019 Magic Millions Perth Yearling Sale.