Horse Racing

Sat 13 Jul 2019

Queen lets Waller in on stable secrets

premium_icon Queen lets Waller in on stable secrets

Champion trainer Chris Waller was surprised by Queen Elizabeth II’s answer last month when he asked Her Majesty how she communicated with her trainers

Mary Valley rider celebrates equestrian glory

premium_icon Mary Valley rider celebrates equestrian glory

Congratulations to the Mary Valley rider for taking out the prestigious equestrian event.

Team Hawkes strike gold with Spend on debut

Team Hawkes strike gold with Spend on debut

Pricey colt Spend kicked off his career with a win at Rosehill Gardens, but jockey Tommy Berry was wary about comparing him to boom stablemate Exceedance

Chief steward set to leave Rockhampton

premium_icon Chief steward set to leave Rockhampton

Short-lived stint at Callaghan Park as Laskey moves on

Fri 12 Jul 2019

Reflections of a life spent in the saddle

premium_icon Reflections of a life spent in the saddle

From pony club to the Melbourne Cup, jockey Paul Alderman rose through the ranks at his own pace

Thu 11 Jul 2019

101 days before the Melbourne Cup, there was Grafton

premium_icon 101 days before the Melbourne Cup, there was Grafton

Special bond with the July Carnival that has stood the test of time

July excitement keeps Munsie coming back

premium_icon July excitement keeps Munsie coming back

2019's special guest made carnival debut at five months old

Wed 10 Jul 2019

Havasay has last word in Ramornie thriller

Havasay has last word in Ramornie thriller

Queenslander Havasay produced a stunning finishing burst to win the Ramornie Handicap for the second year in a row at Grafton.

Bush jockey dreams of a Ramornie

premium_icon Bush jockey dreams of a Ramornie

It's not the Melbourne Cup, but it's the next best thing

Tue 9 Jul 2019

The million-dollar Ramornie legend

premium_icon The million-dollar Ramornie legend

The $20,000 Tamworth gelding nicknamed 'Henry' that became a million-dollar winner

Mon 8 Jul 2019

New racing stable on the rise

premium_icon New racing stable on the rise

AS the new racing season gets closer, the Anderson Heathcote Racing stable is shaping to develop a formidable partnership.

Sun 7 Jul 2019

Qld jockey redeems himself in Rocky Cup after Newmarket loss

premium_icon Qld jockey redeems himself in Rocky Cup after Newmarket loss

Brisbane jockey Brad Stewart turns the tables in weekend victory

Sat 6 Jul 2019

Bowman sings praises of unbeaten Sir Elton

Bowman sings praises of unbeaten Sir Elton

Boom three-year-old Sir Elton lived up to the hype at Royal Randwick, notching his third straight win in Hugh Bowman’s first ride back from a two-month break

Former chief steward: Why I walked away from racing career

premium_icon Former chief steward: Why I walked away from racing career

Luke Collins candidly talks about the challenges stipes face in the job

Fri 5 Jul 2019

Shinn’s sharp focus reaping rewards

Shinn’s sharp focus reaping rewards

Blake Shinn dominated Brisbane's winter carnival and has been keeping the winners coming. Another strong book at Randwick has him poised for another big haul

Rockhampton trainer appealing fine after QRIC inquiry

premium_icon Rockhampton trainer appealing fine after QRIC inquiry

Stewards considered previous breach during Peter Fleming inquiry

Jockey Club CEO positive about racecourse's future

premium_icon Jockey Club CEO positive about racecourse's future

Callaghan Park to host eight race TAB card today

CLOSE CALL: Horse trainer dodges death in horrific fall

premium_icon CLOSE CALL: Horse trainer dodges death in horrific fall

SCOTT Henley suffered four broken ribs, a punctured lung, a broken wrist, a squashed nerve in his right shoulder and loss of feeling in his right hand.

Thu 4 Jul 2019

Sweet mare due for a change of luck

Sweet mare due for a change of luck

Mark Newnham hopes for a change of luck with his runners at Royal Randwick and has started to circle spring targets for his top-liners, headed by Nakeeta Jane

'Frank' discussion needed after racing sinkhole incident

premium_icon 'Frank' discussion needed after racing sinkhole incident

'Discussion needs to be a priority' QTA head urges

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