The Spring Racing Carnival attracts the world’s finest thoroughbreds to Victoria in pursuit of eye-watering prize purses, unrivalled accolades and a place in the history books. It is arguably the greatest event in the entire global racing calendar, steeped in heritage and packed full of prestigious Group 1 contests. The
The 2018/19 National Hunt season will surely go down as one of the greatest in history due to the sheer volume of magical moments it delivered. Jumps racing fans were treated to displays of individual brilliance, stunning comebacks and unparalleled drama as the world’s leading lights battled for supremacy. These
The life of a racehorse is obviously vastly different from the lives experienced by horses used for other purposes, including pleasure riding. A racehorse is usually purchased from a quality breeder with the specific purpose of horse racing in mind.
Generally potential racehorses are purchased as yearlings, meaning they are under
The Grand National (6th April, 5.15pm) is the race that stops a nation, but it has taken on a whole new significance this year as the buzz continues to swirl around the 2018 winner Tiger Roll. Put simply, the 9-year-old has the chance to make history by becoming the first
Today, horse racing is not the same sport as it was when our grandparents were young. The increasing growth of horse race betting market and the following explosion in several handicapping strategies have drastically changed the fundamental nature of sports over the last few decades.
Though the ides of choosing the
The Grand National is a race known by many as the ultimate test of a horse’s courage. In the long history of the race there has only been one horse to win “The National” three times – and that is the famous Red Rum.
The champion thoroughbred steeplechaser won the race in
When you look out your window and see the grim winter weather taking hold, it might feel a long way from those spring days when jumps horse racing reaches the business end of its season. However, we are just over 100 days from the Grand National (6th April) and already
Presented by Keeneland, Bucchero becomes the two-time winner of the Wood ford Stakes. After winning the huge money from $200,000 race in 2017 Bucchero also take part back to back champions Morluc, Sgt. Bert and Silver Timber. The two years were very successful for Havelock in which he won the race
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As revealed by Te Akau Racing, the owners, runner-up at the Goodwood Cup, Torcedor has recently been sold to Germany in a major seven figure deal. Torcedor will now progress on his career path under the guidance of Andreas Wohler. The deal comes as a major blow for Jessica Harrington,