International Racing News

No grass gallops cause concern

Sep 12 2017

RSA: No grass gallops cause concern

Aidan O'Brien eyeing Arc with dual Irish St Leger hero Order Of St George

Sep 11 2017

Order Of St George could be in line for a second tilt at the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe after regaining his crown with a brilliant display in the Comer Group International Irish St Leger.

Caravaggio regains winning thread in Flying Five

Sep 11 2017

Caravaggio got back on the winning trail after swooping late in the Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes at the Curragh.

Time to hit the beach

Sep 11 2017

RSA - Beachmaster romped to victory by 11 lengths a month ago and despite a drop in trip can be expected to complete a hat trick of victories in the last at Flamingo Park today. 

HAVE A CRACK ON ZEN ARCADE

Sep 10 2017

RSA - Louis Goosen, now permanently resident at Ashburton, broke the ice at Scottsville on Wednesday when Haddington held off all challengers and the former Vaal-based trainer can add swiftly to that tally with Zen Arcade in the card opener at the same course on Sunday.

Get an early start at Scottsville

Sep 10 2017

RSA - There are some good punting opportunities early on Sunday’s programme at Scottsville, starting off in Race 1 where Louis Goosen-trained Zen Arcade could be hard to beat.

Perkins To Continue Winning Form At Kranji

Sep 8 2017

Perkins will be out to secure another win when he lines up in the Class 5 over 1800m on the Polytrack at Kranji on Friday night.

Happy Valley Selections for 06th September 2017

Sep 6 2017

Selections and analysis for Happy Valley on Wednesday.

Singapore Racing - Weekend Review - 1st September

Sep 6 2017

Kratos has continued his strong Polytrack form with a terrific win in the Class 3 over 1000m at Kranji on Friday night, the only Singapore meeting of the weekend.

Gun Runner Takes Aim At Breeders Cup Classic

Sep 5 2017

Steve Asmussen’s star 4YO Gun Runner will not start again before the Breeders Cup Classic after blitzing his rivals in the G1 Woodward Stakes at Saratoga last weekend.  

Success Days in line for Champion Stakes raids

Sep 5 2017

Success Days could have two chances at Group One glory before being retired at the end of the season.

Richard Hannon looking to Champions Day with Barney Roy

Sep 5 2017

Barney Roy will bypass the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes as trainer Richard Hannon targets Champions Day at Ascot for his classy three-year-old.

Winning debut for Still I Rise

Sep 4 2017

RSA: Three months ago Still I Rise had a hole in her head as if she had been shot with a bolt from a humane killer, and it was a bolt that went perilously close to killing her.

The clouds part for Kotzen

Sep 4 2017

It was first time for the trio and “about time’, said a relived Nathan Kotzen after his colt Cumulus made a winning debut for Rob Haswell who was absent to lead in his first winner as an owner at Scottsville yesterday

US Champion Songbird Retired 

Sep 2 2017

US champion mare Songbird has been retired from racing and will be offered for sale at the upcoming Fasig-Tipton November sale.   

John Gosden and Anthony Oppenheimer consider next move for Cracksman

Sep 2 2017

Connections of Cracksman are still keeping all options open following his impressive victory in the Great Voltigeur Stakes at York last week.

Irish Champion and Arc remain in the mix for Eminent

Sep 2 2017

Connections of Eminent have not yet decided whether to aim for the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes or the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.

Racing To Win Special: 2017/18 season preview

Sep 2 2017

Andrew Le Jeune is joined by guests Zac Purton and Graham Cunningham to preview the new racing season in Hong Kong.

HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup has Moreira taking the season’s view with Bloom 

Sep 2 2017

Joao Moreira will side with Seasons Bloom (117lb) in Sunday’s (3 September) opening day feature, the Class 1 HKSAR Chief Executive’s Cup Handicap (1200m), and the champion jockey is looking for the talented galloper to produce a springboard performance.

Form points to Romi’s Boy

Sep 1 2017

The Alec Laird-trained speedster Romi’s Boy returns from a lay-off tomorrow, but that should not stop him from going close in the Grade 3 Spring Spree Stakes over 1200m on the Turffontain Inside track.

Silicone Valley well suited

Sep 1 2017

Silicone Valley has a clear chance of registering his first win for ten months in the Carl Greaves Brokers Pinnacle Stakes at Kenilworth tomorrow.

Put your stock into Silicone Valley

Sep 1 2017

RSA: Silicone Valley has run some superb races this year but has failed to be rewarded with a victory. However, trainer Glen Puller appears to have found the perfect race for his charge at Kenilworth on Saturday. 

Spree for Romi’s Boy

Sep 1 2017

RSA: CONDITIONS: DECENT WEIGHT AND GOOD DRAW POINT TO LAIRD’S CHARGEWill Pays should also benefit from No 1 draw

Zackey needs a Miracle to win at Fairview

Sep 1 2017

RSA: Tara Laing-trained Miracle Bureau is yet to run out of the money since setting his hooves in Port Elizabeth and although stepping up in class appears to be on the up and could relish the extra 200m in today’s main event, the Founders Trophy (Non-Black Type) over 1600m on the Fairview Polytrack.

Breeders Cup Next For Lady Aurelia

Aug 31 2017

Brilliant US filly Lady Aurelia, just nipped on the wire in the G1 Nunthorpe Stakes at York in the UK last week, is returning to Keeneland to be aimed at a start in the Breeders Cup Turf Sprint at Del Mar in November.  




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