Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

Winx as good as ever: Hugh Bowman

Hugh Bowman has declared Winx as good as ever ahead of her attempt at a record 26 consecutive wins in the race named in her honour at Randwick.

Lindsay Park duo lock horns in Vain Stakes

The stablw will saddle two runners in Saturday's Group Three Vain Stakes at Caulfield, Long Leaf and impressive debut winner Tony Nicconi.

Walker looking to be the boss in Lawrence

Injury-free Michael Walker is looking forward to the spring which commences aboard Mighty Boss in the Group Two PB Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield.

Steel Frost to resume in Spring Stakes

Steel Frost is set to begin his campaign at home in Adelaide but trainer Will Clarken has a big race in Melbourne on the radar if the gelding's form warrants it.

James McDonald to ride Outback Barbie

Brisbane trainer Tony Gollan has been quick to book James McDonald to replace the injured Blake Shinn on Outback Barbie in the Silver Shadow Stakes at Randwick

Widgee Turf on track for WFA test

The biggest test of Widgee Turf's career looms in the weight-for-age Group Two P B Lawrence Stakes at Caulfield against a star-studded line-up

Rosebud victory opens Snitzel's season

Sandbar’s gritty victory in Saturday’s $150,000 Rosebud H. 1100m LR looks very much like a good omen for Snitzel’s 2018/19 season

Tavistock filly impresses in Perth

Perth trainer Alan Mathews unveiled a classic filly of the future when Vintage Stock bolted in on debut on Wednesday at Belmont

First Australian Foal for American Pharoah

The first US bred yearlings by Triple Crown hero American Pharoah have been born

Catchy’s sister wins first start
The blue-blooded Symi (Fastnet Rock) got off the mark at the first attempt in the BM 69 Fillies’ Handicap at Canterbury yesterday

Tiamo Grace entered for Inglis sale
Group 2 winner Tiamo Grace (Monaco Consul) will be offered as a broodmare prospect at the Inglis Spring Thoroughbred Sale to be held at Oaklands Junction next month

Toorak Toff on the move
Rosemont stallion Toorak Toff (Show A Heart) will stand the 2018 season at Tasmania’s Kingsley Park.

Group Two Sprint Winner for Pierro

The Group II ATC Missile Stakes at Randwick on Saturday was won by exciting sprinter miler Pierata (4h Pierro x November Flight, by Flying Spur) over his arch rival Kementari.