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Horse Racing

Glen Boss in doubt for Flemington rides

Glen Boss is confident he will be right to ride on Saturday.

Leading jockey Glen Boss will conduct a simple test before he decides whether to ride at Saturday's Flemington meeting.

Horseracing

Glen Boss to ride Bernabeu in Newmarket Handicap

Glen Boss.

Patrick Bartley Glen Boss may have been overlooked for the plum ride on Lankan Rupee in Saturday's $1 million Newmarket Handicap, but the leading jockey on Tuesday night gained the ride on talented Sydney sprinter...

Glen Boss predicts great things for Rebel Dane

Chris Roots Glen Boss predicts Rebel Dane will announce his arrival as one of the country's elite sprinters when he returns in next month's $2.5 million TJ Smith Stakes.

Horse Racing

Nathan Berry's death rocked jockeys' room, says Glen Boss

Emotional meeting: Tommy Berry rides Bull Point to the start of the Sebring Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.

Chris Roots Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Glen Boss said Saturday's Golden Slipper meeting was his "hardest day" in racing after the death of Nathan Berry.

Horseracing

Rebel Dane gives Glen Boss cause to be confident in All Aged Stakes

Chris Roots Glen Boss has not ridden a winner during the Sydney Carnival but then again he has not had many chances, until Rebel Dane in the All Aged Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.

Horse Racing

Connections of Lankan Rupee have selected Chad Schofield over Glen Boss as the sprinter's jockey in the Newmarket Handicap

Lankan Rupee

Patrick Bartley Glen Boss secured the plum ride for just an hour on Tuesday before being replaced.

Question & Answer: Glen Boss

We speak to the champion jockey and Brisbane diehard before the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. He'll be on Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune.

Racing

Puissance De Lune boosts Glen Boss' confidence

Glen Boss

Chris Roots Deposed Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune appears ready to give next week's Cox Plate a shake after an impressive jump-out at Moonee Valley on Thursday.

Horseracing

Puissance De Lune's future in balance as Glen Boss jumps on Jet Away

De Lune.

Patrick Bartley While one-time Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune enters a Ballarat veterinary clinic on Monday morning to determine his future, the entire's long-term jockey Glen Boss has managed to snare...

Star Rolling on course for Caulfield Cup

Cup contender: Star Rolling (right) edges out Spillway at Caulfield on Saturday.

Andrew Garvey Star Rolling might have missed out on running in last year’s Caulfield Cup but the Peter Morgan and Craig Widdison trained gelding went a long way to ensuring a run in the race in 2014, with a...

Female jockeys outnumber male riders at Naracoorte meeting

Clare Lindop was one of nine female jockeys at Naracoorte.

Patrick Bartley The Sunday fixture at Naracoorte, south-east of Adelaide, involved women taking 39 of the day's 56 rides, with good-natured gender competition to snare the most winners for the day.

Brad Rawiller reunites with Puissance De Lune at Caulfield

Brad Rawiller rides Puissance De Lune to victory in the Fresha Fruit Juices Handicap in Warrnambool in May 2012.

Patrick Bartley After being separated for more than two years, Brad Rawiller will again be reunited with Cox Plate hopeful Puissance De Lune.

Damien Oliver will miss Moonee Valley meeting

Damien Oliver was meant to ride in jumpouts at Flemington on Friday morning but declined after pain from his injured foot became more uncomfortable.

Patrick Bartley Champion jockey Damien Oliver will miss the Moonee Valley meeting after standing on a sea urchin in Mauritius.

Horse Racing

Michelle Payne is reaping the rewards for years of hard work

Making her own mark: Michelle Payne in the saddle on Marksmanship.

Patrick Bartley Michelle Payne's climb up the ladder in Australian racing has been anything but easy.

Horse Racing

Zebulon gives trainers Peter Morgan and Craig Widdison another juvenile success

Michelle Payne, on Akavoroun, pulls ahead of Dwayne Dunn on Ringo in the Championship Heat at Flemington on Saturday.

Andrew Garvey The Peter Morgan and Craig Widdison training partnership might have a reputation of success with cast-offs and crocks, but this season its juveniles have been to the fore and at Flemington on...

Racing

Trainer Rex Lipp takes heart from Tinto's chances in Queensland Oaks

Tim Bell

Chris Roots Toowoomba trainer Rex Lipp is hoping his heart can take the pressure should Tinto hit the line in Saturday's $400,000 Queensland Oaks (2400 metres) at Eagle Farm.

Horseracing

Nash Rawiller shrugs off deja vu to get Moriarty up in Eagle Farm Cup

Chris Roots Nash Rawiller would have been having flashbacks to the Eagle Farm Cup a year ago when it looked like Moriarty wasn't going to get a run in the straight.

Racing

Tommy Berry snares ride on Rebel Dane in Stradbroke

Wendy Walter and Blake Shinn celebrate at Goulburn on Monday.

Chris Roots Trainer Gary Portelli has known Tommy Berry since the hoop was a boy and that helped him get the Stradbroke ride on Rebel Dane.

League

Hucklebuck moves to equal favourite for Stradbroke

Caulfield Cup Day 2013 - Race 2 won by Hucklebuck ridden by Dom Tourneur
Photo Pat Scala The Age
Saturday the 19th of October 2013

Chris Roots South Australian three-year-old Hucklebuck has moved into equal favourite for Saturday's Stradbroke after drawing barrier one.

Racing

Filly on the rise Srikandi could be a Stradbroke special

Max Presnell dinkus

Max Presnell The untapped brilliance of Srikandi will be tested by two factors, even more so than her youth, in Saturday’s group 1 Stradbroke at Eagle Farm.