Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

Extra sunshine for Waller spring hopes

Chris Waller-trained spring carnival contenders Tom Melbourne and Le Juge have been given an extra two weeks in the Queensland sunshine before heading south.

 Humidor to tackle Memsie
Multiple Group One winner Humidor (NZ) (Teofilo) will tackle the Gr.1 Memsie Stakes (1400m) this weekend for new trainers Ciaron Maher and David Eustace
Kosciuszko the plan for Fell Swoop
The Kosciuszko (1200m) at Randwick on October 12 could be the plan for Fell Swoop (Not A Single Doubt) according to trainer Matt Dale.
Blinkers for Vega Magic
Lindsay Park have decided that dual Group 1 winner Vega Magic (Lope De Vega) will have the blinkers applied when he resumes in The Heath (Gr 3, 1100m) at Caulfield on Saturday.
McDonald on Yes Yes Yes in San Domenico
James McDonald has got the call up to ride Group 2-winning colt Yes Yes Yes (Rubick) when he resumes in the San Domenico Stakes (Gr 3, 1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday
Smith could have two in Memsie
Lindsay Smith will definitely be represented by one runner in the Memsie Stakes on Saturday with Scales Of Justice (Not A Single Doubt) certain to take his place in the Group 1 and Smith says he will make a decision on Wednesday whether stablemate Black Heart Bart (Blackfriars) joins him in the race
Zoustar Mare Wins G3 Toy Show Quality

Fourth in two Group I races during the autumn, Zoustar mare Mizzy has always threatened to win a stakes race and did so at Randwick on Saturday taking out the Group III ATC Toy Show Quality.

Exciting Stakes-Winner for Rubick

Promising colt Condo’s Express (2c Rubick x Braided, by Elusive Quality) blitzed his rivals to score a stunning win in the Listed MVRC McKenzie Stakes at Moonee Valley on Saturday.

Dracarys to stand at Oakwood Farm
Group 3 winner Dracarys (Snitzel) will join the roster at Oakwood Farm in Queensland where he will stand for an introductory fee of $6,600 (inc GST)

Breeder bonus on offer in Silver Shadow
Darley will reward the breeder of any horse who beats one of their own in a series of four races this spring.

Inglis Ready2Race catalogue released

The 2019 renewal of the Inglis Ready2Race Sale, to be held at Riverside Stables on Tuesday October 22, has attracted a strong catalogue of 191 2YOs.

Magic Millions Catalogue Released for Gold Coast 2YOs in Training Sale
To be held at the Gold Coast Sales Complex on October 14 and 15, the sale features 269 exciting prospects (plus supplementaries)