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Asia Dominates Racing at the Moment

Asia Dominates Racing at the Moment

Nov 21, 2017

Asia Dominates Racing at the MomentJ A McGrath at GodolphinFar East racing fans get the chance to immerse themselves in the best quality action on offer globally in coming weeks.The impact of the G1 Japan Cup on international racing in its 36-year history is beyond dispute, and ...

Karaka Ready to Run Sale Update

Karaka Ready to Run Sale Update

Nov 19, 2017

Racetrack’s in New Zealand, Australia, and further afield have delivered some outstanding results to further boost the calibre of pedigrees on offer at the fast approaching Ready to Run Sale of 2YO’s held at New Zealand Bloodstock’s Karaka Sale Centre next week.Flemington ...

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-Winner

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-Winner

Nov 19, 2017

Australian Sires: Fastnet Rock Produces 125th Stakes-WinnerThe familiar navy blue Coolmore colours were carried to victory in the Listed MRC Merson Cooper Stakes at Sandown on Saturday by talented colt Long Leaf (2c Fastnet Rock x Frustrating, by Stravinsky), a $750,000 NZB ...

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Nov 19, 2017

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong SelectionsA very exciting Bank of China Race Day. The BOCHK Jockey Club Cup is one of three G2 features on Sunday, alongside the BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Mile and BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Sprint (1200m), which are the ...

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier Awards

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier Awards

Nov 16, 2017

Coolmore Shine at the 2017 Cartier AwardsAs has now become almost customary, the progeny of Galileo dominated the 2017 Cartier Awards, presented at a ceremony in London on Tuesday evening.Dual G1 winner Happily (2f Galileo-You’resothrilling, by Storm Cat) took the Cartier ...

Stellar Wind sold for $6 million at Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale

Stellar Wind sold for $6 million at Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale

Nov 08, 2017

Stellar Wind sold for $6 million at Keeneland November Breeding Stock SaleChampion Stellar Wind sold for $6 million to M.V. Magnier during today's opening session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. Lane's End, agent, consigned the 5-year-old daughter of Curlin ...

​The Singapore Gold Cup November 12

​The Singapore Gold Cup November 12

Nov 07, 2017

The Singapore Gold Cup is the richest race on the Singapore racing calendar with a history dating back to 1924.First run on October 18, 1924 at Farrer Park racecourse, Thelasocrete won and took home only $1,600. Now run over 2,200 metres under handicap conditions, the ...

Watch the Melbourne Cup Live

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Nov 07, 2017

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The Melbourne Cup: Australia’s Horse Race

The Melbourne Cup: Australia’s Horse Race

Nov 06, 2017

In 1895 the American author and traveller Mark Twain went to Flemington and saw the three-year-old filly Auraria win the Melbourne Cup.The victory itself was unremarkable, but Twain’s impressions of Australia’s great race were the opposite.“Nowhere in the world have I ...

​Dubawi Filly Takes G1 Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Del Mar

​Dubawi Filly Takes G1 Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Del Mar

Nov 05, 2017

Dubawi Filly Takes G1 Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Del MarDubawi has been having great success lately and Wuheida is the latest Group 1 winner for the Champion Stallion. Dubawi has been delivering strong results in the sales ring and on the track, that is very ...

​Fastnet Rock Dominates Flemington

​Fastnet Rock Dominates Flemington

Nov 05, 2017

Fastnet Rock Dominates FlemingtonIt was great to see Fastnet Rock continue to expand his legacy in Flemington over the weekend.Fastnet Rock is the sire of Cluster, we have sent several mares to Cluster this year and are looking forward to some of his yearlings hitting the ...

​Changes for the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival

​Changes for the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival

Nov 01, 2017

Changes for the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival Meydan Classic Turf Distance increased from 1400m to 1600m Meydan Group releases the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival Programme of RacesThe Meydan Group is pleased to announce that three races in the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival ...

Coolmore Australia Dominate Caulfield Spring Carnival

Coolmore Australia Dominate Caulfield Spring Carnival

Nov 01, 2017

Graduates of Coolmore Australia enjoyed a stunning run of success through the three days of the Caulfield Spring Carnival.Last Saturday week, the Group I Caulfield Guineas over 1600m was won by Mighty Boss, with star filly Catchy (Fastnet Rock), also raised and grazed at ...

​Giant's Causeway Keeps Producing Winners

​Giant's Causeway Keeps Producing Winners

Nov 01, 2017

Giant's Causeway Keeps Producing WinnersWith lifetime earnings of nearly $160,000,000 Giant’s Causeway leads all active sires in North America bar none.The only horse since Danzig to top the General Sires List on three occasions, he has also twice topped the 2YO ...

​Redoute's Choice Making an International Impact

​Redoute's Choice Making an International Impact

Oct 31, 2017

Redoute's Choice Making an International ImpactMemo from Redoute's Choice: "Don't sign off on the news out of a day's racing while I have a couple of stakes runners still to come."The champion sire sent that message on Saturday evening, after the celebrations of Winx's ...

​G3 Bendigo Cup

​G3 Bendigo Cup

Oct 31, 2017

G3 Bendigo CupThe Melbourne Cup hopefuls have dodged Wednesday's Bendigo Cup as an opportunity to better their prospects with and only seven horses will head to the gates for the $300,000 Group 3.Of the seven only Qewy and Foundry remain in contention for the following Tuesday's ...

The Unstoppable Winx

The Unstoppable Winx

Oct 29, 2017

Winx, the world’s best female racehorse and the highest ranked turf horse in training has won her 22nd race on end in a G1 Cox Plate at Moonee Valley on 28 October that proved a tribute to Darley stallions past and present.Winx, a daughter of Darley’s much-lamented Street ...

​Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day Returns

​Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day Returns

Oct 22, 2017

Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day ReturnsSa Sa International Holdings Limited ("Sa Sa"), and the Hong Kong Jockey Club ("HKJC") will co-host the 13th Sa Sa Ladies' Purse Day at Sha Tin Racecourse on 5 November celebrating the city's much anticipated annual event for ladies, ...

​Galileo Dominates British Champions’ Day

​Galileo Dominates British Champions’ Day

Oct 22, 2017

Galileo Dominates British Champions’ DayAidan O’Brien equalled the late Bobby Frankel’s record of 25 G1 wins in a season when Hydrangea (3f Galileo-Beauty Truth, by Pivotal) completed a double for Galileo at Ascot on Saturday at QIPCO British Champions’ Day.Partnered by ...

Australian Sires: Pierro Captures a Group3

Australian Sires: Pierro Captures a Group3

Oct 22, 2017

Golden Slipper winner Pierro was one of the great favourites of champion trainer Gai Waterhouse and his top class daughter Pinot (3f Pierro x Dizelle by Zabeel) might be the one to deliver victory for her in one of the few major races Waterhouse has never won.Waterhouse is one ...

​Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads Dominate

​Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads Dominate

Oct 18, 2017

Breeders’ Cup: Keeneland Grads DominateKeeneland sales graduates secured spots in the starting gate for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Nov. 3-4 at Del Mar with wins in weekend graded stakes.Four sales graduates clinched bids over Fall Stars Weekend at Keeneland: ...

Always Dreaming Kentucky Derby (G1) Winner to Continue Racing

Always Dreaming Kentucky Derby (G1) Winner to Continue Racing

Oct 18, 2017

Always Dreaming Kentucky Derby (G1) Winner to Continue RacingAlways Dreaming, winner of this year’s Kentucky Derby (G1) and Florida Derby (G1), will return to training in November and be pointed for a 4-year-old racing campaign in 2018, it was announced Monday.The 3-year-old ...

​FRANKEL Produces Outstanding 1st Crop

​FRANKEL Produces Outstanding 1st Crop

Oct 18, 2017

FRANKEL Produces Outstanding 1st CropTwo stakes winners this weekend have boosted FRANKEL‘s first crop stake winners to 16 and his first crop stakes winners to foals ratio to an outstanding 15%Goldrush, FRANKEL‘s regally bred daughter out of Alexander Goldrun, kicked off ...

​Australian Sires: Helmet

​Australian Sires: Helmet

Oct 18, 2017

Australian Sires: Helmet Helmet’s star Italian three-year-old colt Anda Muchacho landed his fourth Stakes race on Sunday, 15 October when taking the G3 Premio del Piazzale. Always going well in the 1800m contest run in Milan, he won with plenty to spare over the ...