David Hayes

David Hayes backs Zululand to give Fastnet Rock juvenile success at The Championships

Chris Roots David Hayes spotted Zululand as a yearling, just about everyone did, but he knew the son of Fastnet Rock was out of his league.

David Hayes hoping to return to glory days

David Hayes.

Michael Lynch David Hayes is hoping a host of promising youngsters can help propel him back to the top of the tree.

David Hayes in a Golden rush with Slipper hope Wilderness

David Hayes

Chris Roots David Hayes is eying the Golden Slipper and start a late rally with a $2.4 million yearling Willderness at Bendigo.

Horse Racing

David Hayes, Chad Schofield to meet next week

Chad Schofield and David Hayes.

Patrick Bartley David Hayes and his former apprentice Chad Schofield will discuss the future, if any, of their trainer-jockey relationship.

Horse racing

David Hayes aims Zululand at Sydney after Sires Produce win

Stephen Baster riding Zululand.

Michael Lynch Expensive yearling comes from off the pace to show he will excel at longer distances.

Horse racing

David Hayes is confident Fast 'N' Rocking can measure up to the best

David Hayes.

Patrick Bartley David Hayes will use the Manfred Stakes as a barometer for his three-year-old Fast 'N' Rocking.

Horseracing

David Hayes wheels out young gun to try and end Peter Snowden's charmed run

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Max Presnell DAVID Hayes will challenge Peter Snowden's recent two-year-old domination when he starts $1.5 million yearling purchase Zulu Land in the Equine Clinic Plate at Caulfield on Saturday.

Horse Racing

David Hayes filly Wawail just one of many top juveniles in stable

David Hayes.

Michael Sharkie Promise from stable of more talent to come over the next two months.

Horseracing

Jet Away could bypass Cup: David Hayes

Jet Away

Patrick Bartley While David Hayes was still coming to terms with the extraordinary performance of his imported stayer Jet Away in Saturday's Caulfield Cup, the trainer is now favouring a trip overseas instead of a...

Horseracing

Stayers get stage to shine

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Michael Lynch The VRC St Leger is tucked away towards the end of the season, bookended by the Australian and South Australian derbies.

Sebring's pedigree defies the sire's ability to leave class stayers

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John Holloway Bloodlines If stallion awards were given for the Golden Slipper carnival and the opening day of The Championships, Widden Stud's Sebring would be the likely recipient.

League

Nisbet family grieving after Nathan Berry's death

Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Nisbet family is grieving the death of rising jockey Nathan Berry.

Horse Racing

Driven Kah speeds to biggest win

Jamie Kah rides Worth A Ransom to victory in the Vobis Gold Reef at Flemington on Saturday.

Andrew Garvey Apprentice jockey wins the $250,000 VOBIS Gold Reef at Flemington on the Mick Price-trained Worth A Ransom.

Racing

US and Middle East interest adds spice to Easter sales

Handy return: Golden Slipper winner Mossfun cost just $85,000 at last year's Inglis Easter sales.

John Holloway The big dollars haven’t matched last year's Inglis Easter yearling sales, but the excitement and influx of new faces, particularly from America, have led to some memorable bidding duels at the first...

Horse racing

Hayes has high hopes on Schofield reunion

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 21: Trainer David Hayes and Chad Schofield after winning The Schweppes Thousand Guineas Prelude during Melbourne Racing at Caulfield Racecourse on September 21, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

Patrick Bartley The formerly estranged trainer and jockey have joined forces in an attempt to nab a group 1 with a classy filly.

Horseracing

Chad Schofield wins Adelaide Cup on Outback Joe

Too strong: Outback Joe, ridden by Chad Schofield, races clear to win the Adelaide Cup.

Patrick Bartley Chad Schofield's decision to go freelance reaped more rewards on Monday when he took out the $400,000 Adelaide Cup on Outback Joe on his first visit to South Australia.

Five internationals set for Bendigo's Golden Mile

Star performer: Last year's Golden Mile winner Jet Away.

Patrick Bartley Some of Australia’s most powerful stables have set horses for Saturday's rich Golden Mile at Bendigo.

Racing

Skyline Stakes: Valentia overcomes drama to revive Tommy Berry’s Golden Slipper hopes

Golden opportunity: Tommy Berry and Valentia take out the Skyline Stakes at Randwick.

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.

Horse racing

The Bendigo success story

Golden Mile

Patrick Bartley When Racing Victoria, in 2010, put out the offer for one major country race club to stage a Saturday stand-alone race meeting in March, officials were understandably in fear and trepidation of how...

Racing

Melbourne Cup winning jockey Damien Oliver invited to Albury Cup meeting

Notable invite: Melbourne Cup winner Damien Oliver has been invited to ride in the Albury Cup.

Tony White Group 1 winning riders Damien Oliver and Chad Schofield have been invited to ride on Albury Cup Day, March 27.