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  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Sky Boy half way through a plan

    There is a satisfying feeling watching a progressive galloper take the next step as a carefully built plan either comes to fruition or alternatively in the case of the Anthony and Edward Cummings trained Sky Boy, is half way through a plan. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Brisbane Best

    First-up eye-catcher Bluebrook looks well placed to atone for a narrow defeat when he lines up at Doomben on Saturday. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    The Melbourne Mail

    We return to Flemington for a typically terrific off season card at headquarters -there's been rain around but Flemington copes better than anywhere. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Villiers Stakes meeting betting summary

    Betting summary for the Australian Turf Club's Villiers Stakes at Randwick on Saturday - Sky Boy accounts for 35 per cent of the win hold since the field was confirmed on Wednesday Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Randwick

    UPDATED 5.40PM FRIDAY - Track conditions, form and scratchings for Randwick - Track Soft 6 - rail in the true position for the entire circuit - 22mm of rain for the last 24 hours, 24mm for the last seven days - weather high (80%) chance of showers Friday - 14 scratchings Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Friday, Saturday and Sunday form

    Friday s meetings include Murwillumbah, Scone, Ipswich, Moe, night meetings at Canterbury, Moonee Valley Sunshine Coast, UAE s Jebel Ali, South Africa s Fairview and Greyville, France s Deauville-All Weather, UK s Bangor-On-Dee, Doncaster and Cheltenham - plus Randwick, Flemington and Doomben on Saturday Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Empire building to a win

    Horses that win their maiden at the tiny Mallee town of Donald don't often go on to win at racing's Headquarters at Flemington. But according to Flemington trainer Simon Zahra, Fallen Empire does not fit the mould of an ordinary horse. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Edmonds ramps up preparations for Gold Coast

    Talented three-year-old s Granny Red Shoes and Churning will ramp up their preparations for next month s $2 million Magic Millions Guineas when they clash in the Gold Edition Stakes at Doomben on Saturday. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Townsville abandoned on Saturday due to inclement weather

    Following consultation between Racing Queensland, Townsville TC and the QRIC, the Townsville TC race meeting on Saturday has been abandoned. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Follow the market movers

    Follow the fixed odds market movers for the meetings at Randwick and Flemington on Saturday - Villiers Stakes - Doubt Defying $11-$8-$8.50 - Sky Boy $4-$3.90-$3 $500 @ $4, $400 @ $4, $334 @ $4, $300 @ $4, $200 @ $3.90, $367 @ $3.70, $417 @ $3.40, $1,000 @ $3.30, $350 @ $3.10, $350 @ $3 Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Flemington

    UPDATED 5.40PM FRIDAY - Track conditions, form and scratchings for Flemington - Track Soft 5 - rail out 10m for the entire circuit - 13mm of irrigation for the last seven days - 31mm of rain for the last 24 hours, 32.4mm for the last seven days - weather very high (90%) chance of showers - 12 scratchings Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    O'Keeffe's Flemington warning

    VRC Track Manager Liam O'Keeffe has warned that punters should not expect Flemington's racing surface to drain at the same rate this Saturday as it did on Melbourne Cup Day - track could race as a Soft 6 depending on rainfall Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Atlantic Jewel's son Lindsay Park-bound

    David Hayes, who trains in partnership with son Ben and nephew Tom Dabernig, is delighted to have been chosen to train the first of Atlantic Jewel's progeny, who recently landed in Australia as part of a bulk purchase by Yulong Investments. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Juvenile looking to Conquer Millions

    Unite And Conquer is now a clear cut favourite to win the Magic Millions 2YO Classic on the Gold Coast on January 12. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Ramdhani update on Randwick Course Proper ahead of Villiers Stakes meeting

    The Australian Turf Club's Randwick Track Manager Nevesh Ramdhani with an update on the Randwick Course Proper ahead of the Villiers Stakes meeting at Randwick on Saturday - Track Good 4 with the rail in the true position. Read More
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    The Lindsay Park report on the weekend's stable runners

    Lindsay Park's Tom Dabernig discusses the stable runners for this weekend in three States at Moonee Valley, Canterbury, Gawler, Randwick and Flemington Read More