Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

Barrier draw moves King to Cup favouritism

Kings Will Dream has displaced Youngstar at the head of betting following the barrier draw for the Caulfield Cup.

Latest Caulfield Cup trackwork
Youngstar (High Chaparral) has pleased both her trainer and rider in her first look at Caulfield
Rain to suit Baker chances

Cambridge trainers Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman are likely to have three runners in Victoria this week and forecast rain on Wednesday and Thursday is likely to be an assist

The Autumn Sun too immature for Cox Plate, says Waller
Saturday’s sensational Caulfield Guineas (Gr 1, 1600m) winner The Autumn Sun will not tackle stablemate Winx in the Cox Plate
Cup hope Cross Counter suffers setback

The Charlie Appleby-trained Cross Counter has suffered a setback in the lead-up to the Melbourne Cup

Written By on target for Blue Sapphire

Group One winner Written By will be out to stamp his Coolmore Stud Stakes credentials when he has his final lead-up in the Blue Sapphire Stakes at Caulfield

Red Verdon hoping to grab Caulfield Cup start 
Trapeze Artist vaccinated for overseas
NZB Ready to Run Sale Breeze Ups

Day 1 of the NZB Ready to Run Sale Breeze Ups saw 197 two-year-olds gallop down the straight of Te Rapa Racecourse

Zariz passes on
Kooringal Stud stallion Zariz (Mukaddamah) died of suspected heart failure on Sunday, aged 21

Key stats on the rise at Ready2Race Sale

Today’s Inglis Ready2Race Sale took “significant strides forward’’ with almost all key year-on-year indicators on the rise

Easter colts enrich future with Caulfield G1 double

World-class colt The Autumn Sun extended his almost impeccable career record with a historic Caulfield Guineas win, just three weeks after his breathtaking Golden Rose win.

Redzel Conquers The Everest Again
When Chris and Michael Ward secured a Snitzel colt from Marquee Stud at the 2014 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale they were hoping the horse would turn out a life changer

Untapped Amphitrite Stars in Thousand Guineas
Amphitrite has emerged as one of Australia's most progressive and exciting gallopers after an amazing win in the Group One Thousand Guineas (1600m)