Australian Thoroughbred

A-Z of Australian Horse Racing and Breeding.

Perth candidates trial well at Cranbourne
Malaguerra (Magnus) will return to Perth for another shot at the Winterbottom Stakes after winning a barrier trial over 800 metres at Cranbourne yesterday.

McEvoy pair set to tackle Sandown Guineas

Tony McEvoy is looking for some consolation with two of his stable's three-year-olds when Scottish Rogue and Secret Blaze run in the Sandown Guineas

Cup runners to back up in Zipping Classic

Lindsay Park stayer Ventura Storm is one of three runners attempting to win the weight-for-age Zipping Classic after running in the Melbourne Cup

Portelli makes plans for promising juvenile pair
Trainer Gary Portelli has confirmed that unbeaten juvenile Time To Reign (Time For War), the half-brother to Group 2 winner She Will Reign (Manhattan Rain), will bypass the Magic Millions 2YO Classic (RL, 1200m) at the Gold Coast in January, with the focus instead on running in the Golden Slipper (Gr 1, 1200m)
Royal Ascot option for Santa Ana Lane

A tilt at England's biggest sprints are among options for Santa Ana Lane who has taken his Group One tally to four with victory in the VRC Sprint Classic

Bumper Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale catalogue released
Relations to Coolmore Stud Stakes and Golden Slipper winners among horses to be offered

Champion sire Fastnet Rock was in the frame early on Saturday with a blue-blooded debut two year-old winner at Morphettville followed by a stakes-winner at Flemington when Dreamforce (6g Fastnet Rock x Eskimo Queen, by Shinko King) landed the Group III VRC Chatham Stakes
Flemington Stakes-Winner for Sebring

Promising Sebring colt Ringerdingding has always shown above average ability and was able to translate talent to stakes success at Flemington Saturday when charging home from the back in the field to win the Listed VRC Springtime Stakes (1400m).

The dual-hemisphere prowess of Iffraaj received further endorsement at Flemington on Saturday when Jaameh scored a determined victory in G2 Queen Elizabeth Stakes.