Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.



Godolphin fillies to test their Oaks prospects in Randwick G2

A group of Godolphin fillies by an intriguing cross-section of Darley stallions will have their Classic aspirations tested in Saturday’s G2 Adrian Knox Stakes 
The grit and determination of the former French galloper Cascadian and the brilliance of the high-class sprinters Bivouac and Trekking provide Godolphin with a strong selection of G1 options on the opening day of the Championships at Randwick.

Star-studded fields for Randwick features

A star-studded field of 13 has been declared for the Group One TJ Smith Stakes at Randwick with Nature Strip drawing barrier one.

Boss with chance for eighth Doncaster 

No rider has a better Doncaster Mile (Gr 1, 1600m) record than Glen Boss, especially on three-year old colts and geldings, and the champion jockey will be attempting to add another Doncaster to his record with Brandenburg (Burgundy) on Saturday.

Racing Victoria reduces prize money, stands down staff

From Wednesday, RV said 40 per cent of its permanent staff would be temporarily stood down or required to work reduced hours.

Shout the Bar Wins Star Studded Vinery

Trainers Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott continued their Golden Slipper winning form with rising star Shout the Bar scoring a brilliant win in today's Group One Vinery Stud Stakes (2000m) 

Revised Inglis Sales Schedule for 2020

In consideration of current circumstances, Inglis has re-configured the schedule of live auctions for the remainder of 2020.

Arrowfield withdraw draft from Easter sale

Arrowfield Stud, one of the most high profile thoroughbred breeding farms in Australia, has withdrawn its catalogued horses from the Easter Yearling Sale.

Update on Easter Yearling Sale

In light of Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s most recent announcements and further restrictions made last night regarding the COVID-19 situation, Inglis is currently re-evaluating the timing and format of its sales schedule for the remainder of 2020.

Trope realises $245,000 as Digital grosses $1.45 million

Racing and stud prospect Trope has topped the March (Late) Online Sale, selling for $245,000 to Paul Lofitis of The Lofty Thoroughbred Group.