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US: Munny Spunt tops first session of Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale Munny Spunt, a graded-stakes-winning daughter of Munnings (Speightstown), topped the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale when sold for US$340,000 (approx. AU$491,360) to Family Friends from the consignment of Hunter Valley Farm. Munny Spunt, winner of the Torrey Pines Stakes (Gr... Read More

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HK: Street Scream and Excellent Peers bidding for points Street Scream (Street Boss) and Excellent Peers (Jimmy Choux) will line up in the Sing Woo Handicap (Class 3, 1200m) at Happy Valley today, chasing a vital 15 points and the outright lead over Nearly Fine (Exosphere) in the DBS x Manulife Million Challenge. The Challenge... Read More

Australia Latest

Magic Millions March Yearling Sale catalogue released Magic Millions has announced a catalogue of 385 yearlings for their March Gold Coast Sale, a line-up dominated by Lyndhurst Stud’s booming stallion Better Than Ready (More Than Ready).  The stallion, who sired last month’s Magic Millions 2YO Classic (RL, 1200m) winner Skirt The Law, has 44 entrants... Read More

New Zealand Latest

Mark Walker trains 1,000th winner Te Akau head trainer Mark Walker was celebrating another milestone victory this season, as he saddled his 1,000th New Zealand winner when Zourion (Zoustar) made a winning debut in a 1100-metre contest at Taupo. Sent off favourite following an impressive trial success at Tauranga last month, she rallied well after... Read More

Patience paying off for Heys

Patience and loyalty are two of the fundamental principles that lead to success in life and certainly when it comes to horse racing. This type of approach is starting to pay off for trainer Bryce Heys and his expensive I Am Invincible (Invincible Spirit) filly Dancing Alone, who made it two wins in as many... Read More

DON’T TELL ME HOW MUCH I CAN BET OR SHIFT THE COX PLATE!

I’d be more than a little miffed, I have to say, if somebody – other than me – told me whether or not I could afford to have a bet.  Just as miffed if Racing Victoria tells me the Cox Plate will be shifted to late November. A decision, it said yesterday, will be made... Read More