Mark Oberhardt Injury to star mare Snitzerland has left trainer Gerald Ryan with Hot Snitzel as his only runner in the BTC Cup.
Matt Jones SNITZEL continues to give trainer Gerald Ryan joy after his progeny Centrepet scored a comfortable win at Rosehill on Saturday.
John Holloway Rosehill trainer Gerald Ryan - the king of the Snitzel breed - added another of the stallion's progeny to his ever-increasing tally with a sales-topping bid of $100,000 at the rain-soaked Inglis...
Mandy Cottell The Black Opal Stakes has been a happy hunting ground for Gary Portelli and he is hoping to unveil his latest contender at Rosehill on Saturday.
John Holloway It was a fait accompli that Queen Elizabeth’s magnificent looking stallion Carlton House would join the Darley stallion roster following his premature retirement last Monday by Gai Waterhouse.
Adam Pengilly Just for once, Garry Frazer wished he wasn't having a beer with Bill Hilton.
Andrew Garvey After a very difficult week, Adelaide trainer Lloyd Kennewell finally had something to smile about after his promising colt Got The Nod won the group 3 Vain Stakes (1100 metres) at Caulfield.
Chris Roots Michael Hawkes described San Domenico Stakes winner Nostradamus as lazy, while James McDonald said the colt idled on his way to group 3 success at Rosehill on Saturday.
Chris Roots How a year has changed the view on P. B. Lawrence Stakes favourite Puissance De Lune.
John Holloway There was no sign of a grey evening at the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sales on Monday night as one of America's favourite grey stallions, Tapit, supplied the top two highest lots,...
John Holloway An Arrowfield Stud quinella in the leading general sires' premiership that concluded on Thursday was a tremendous shot in the arm for the father-son duo of Redoute’s Choice and Snitzel as they...
John Holloway Studmaster rapt with the way the son of High Chaparral has let down.
John Holloway The outstanding brigade of colts excelling in the 2013-14 season has resulted in six wonderfully bred freshmen sires scheduled to start their stud careers in September.
John Holloway The Sun International group has taken a big punt on new sire Fiorente since its purchase of Victoria’s leading breeding nursery, Eliza Park, a year ago.
Join David Polkinghorne and Ben Westcott for all the racing, colour, fashion and excitement at Thoroughbred Park Canberra with the 2014 Black Opal Stakes.
John Holloway Top Kiwi pinhookers Mark and Shelley Treweek were in action at the Adelaide Magic Million sales this week and four yearlings are booked to cross the Tasman, including the $140,000 top-priced colt by...
Chris Roots Stewards are set to introduce a new local rule about the length of time horses have to be in stables before barrier trialling and racing.
Adam Pengilly Tommy Berry lost one stallion prospect as his Golden Slipper ride when Fighting Sun went amiss, but he’s rusted on to another destined for stud duties in Valentia.
Bloodlines There are several critics who say Saturday’s Golden Slipper is below the usual standard, many of the opinion that the colts are outclassed by the fillies.
Chris Roots The feed bin rather than a $2 million Australian Derby carrot is shaping Peter Snowden's thinking after Gallatin came from last to win the Tulloch Stakes, renamed in Nathan Berry's honour.