Horse Racing

Mon 20 May 2019

Timely backing for track as Ipswich Cup approaches

premium_icon Timely backing for track as Ipswich Cup approaches

THE latest race meeting at Ipswich was run in good conditions on the 130 year old track.

RACING WITH TONY: Stanley rides 100 winners

premium_icon RACING WITH TONY: Stanley rides 100 winners

Brisbane based jockey Justin Stanley has ridden 100 winners for the second successive racing season.

Sun 19 May 2019

Cumani quest to discover weapons of War

Cumani quest to discover weapons of War

Matt Cumani is likely to take a conservative approach with rejuvenated Declares War, hinting tilt at Queensland Derby glory could be doused by long-term goals

Sat 18 May 2019

Kenedna extends Maher’s winter love affair

Kenedna extends Maher’s winter love affair

“God I love coming here” was the only way trainer Ciaron Maher could sum up his sensational day at Doomben where the Victorian trainer landed the two feature races....

Cunning Kubrick evades unkindest cut of all

Cunning Kubrick evades unkindest cut of all

Colt Kubrick has continued to dodge the unkindest cut of all by winning his first two races, including his latest fast-finishing victory at Rosehill

Fri 17 May 2019

Santa’s owners sign dotted line for Everest slot

Santa’s owners sign dotted line for Everest slot

Standby for the world’s highest-rated sprinter Santa Ana Lane to be locked in as a starter in the $14 million The Everest with an announcement imminent.

Thu 16 May 2019

Currie loses appeal over ban on horses

premium_icon Currie loses appeal over ban on horses

EMBATTLED horse trainer Ben Currie has lost a Supreme Court bid to stop Racing Queensland rejecting race nominations for horses he trains.

RACING: QRIC settles on Laskey to head up Callaghan Park

RACING: QRIC settles on Laskey to head up Callaghan Park

In the past, the role has included "fly-ins” to be based at QRIC's Callaghan Park racecourse office for weeks on end

Tue 14 May 2019

Former Miss Universe Australia ambassador for Pop Up Polo

premium_icon Former Miss Universe Australia ambassador for Pop Up Polo

The event is be held for the second time next month and is expected to attract 3000 guests

Vo Rogue wins again at Hall of Fame

premium_icon Vo Rogue wins again at Hall of Fame

Vo Rogue gallops into the Australian Racing Hall of Fame this week as a horse that led from the front in an astonishing run for punters in the late 1980s

‘Not again’: Equestrian judge’s first thought after death

premium_icon ‘Not again’: Equestrian judge’s first thought after death

One of a jump judge's first thoughts when Caitlyn Fischer fatally fell from her horse in 2016 was she “couldn’t believe it had happened again”

Pike wraps star in cotton wool until Stradbroke

Pike wraps star in cotton wool until Stradbroke

Trainer Tony Pike has put away his star The Bostonian until the Stradbroke but plans to unveil two stablemates worthy of shot at Queensland’s premier sprint.

Mon 13 May 2019

Winning boost for Ipswich Cup Day?

premium_icon Winning boost for Ipswich Cup Day?

SIMPLY Sacred's trainer Tony Pike collected the icing at Ipswich on Sunday with a maiden win.

Horror moment mum knew teen had died

Horror moment mum knew teen had died

The mother of a promising equestrian rider has relived the moment she knew her teen daughter had died from a horror accident.

Godolphin rules out gelding for the Straddie

premium_icon Godolphin rules out gelding for the Straddie

Godolphin rules out a popular gelding from the Stradbroke Handicap, bookies happy about The Bostonian, and much more in today’s edition of the Monday Mail.

Weekend wrap of CQ horse racing

premium_icon Weekend wrap of CQ horse racing

"Track work riders are the success behind any stable,” O'Shea said

Saddlecloth fiasco latest blunder in Queensland

Saddlecloth fiasco latest blunder in Queensland

QUEENSLAND stewards have again come under attack for falling short in their duties.

Sat 11 May 2019

Basking in the Winx afterglow

premium_icon Basking in the Winx afterglow

The wonder of Winx lives on as Daily Telegraph chief sports writer David Riccio reflects on her incredible contribution to the racing industry

Fri 10 May 2019

Price lauds new star, Busuttin looks to Derby hope

Price lauds new star, Busuttin looks to Derby hope

Exciting three-year-old Leonardo Da Hinchi makes his debut for Mick Price on Saturday. Plus Trent Busuttin on Savvy Oak’s SA Derby chances.

Horse trainer Ben Currie cops four-year ban

premium_icon Horse trainer Ben Currie cops four-year ban

TOOWOOMBA horse trainer Ben Currie has been banned for four years by the state’s racing integrity stewards.

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