Tue, Nov 24, 2020
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Bob Baffert.

Baffert holds the Classic aces

Bob Baffert saddles three of the top four in the betting as he looks for a fourth Breeders' Cup Classic (off 00:13 am Sunday SA time)  in seven years, including Authentic, the Kentucky Derby winner, and the fast-improving Improbable. The...

Bet big on Breeders Cup

TAB customers will be able to bet into mega Pick 6 and Jackpot pools when Breeders’ Cup 2020 is run at Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington Kentucky in the USA this Friday and Saturday, including a guaranteed $2-million Jackpot pool. Fourteen...

O’Brien (jnr) wins Melbourne Cup

Twilight Payment has won the 2020 Melbourne Cup for trainer Joseph O'Brien and jockey Jye McNeil. The Lloyd Williams-owned runner, sent out at $26, led for basically the entire 3200m journey to hold off race favourite Tiger Moth and evergreen...

‘Surcharge’ wins Aussie Grade 1

Yulong Prince (formerly Surcharge) made history when he won the Grade 1 Kennedy Cantala worth A$1.5 million at Flemington this morning. He stormed home from off the pace to win by a neck in a thrilling finish. Formerly trained by Stuart...

Contrail completes Japanese Triple Crown

Undefeated champion Contrail completed the Japanese Triple Crown on Sunday morning (SA time) after a thrilling duel with outsider Aristoteles over the final stages of the 3000m Kikuka Sho (Japanese St Leger).  The strikingly athletic colt was forced to dig...

Sir Dragonet reigns in Cox Plate

Heavily-backed late in betting, imported galloper Sir Dragonet has taken out the 2020 Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley in Victoria ahead of Armory and race favourite Russian Camelot. Sir Dragonet was the subject of sensational late backing, firming from $11...
Mathew de Kock.

Mathew de Kock swings into Oz action

Mathew de Kock will saddle his first two runners in Australia on Wednesday when Mr Money Bags and Token Spirit line up at Geelong outside Melbourne.  Mr Money Bags lines up in Race 5, a BM78 Handicap over 1500m and...

Golden Sixty marches on

Golden Sixty made it nine wins in a row in the Oriental Watch Sha Tin Trophy (1,600m) on Sunday, answering his first Group Two challenge with ease to continue his march towards the Hong Kong International Races. The record shows...

Hollie Doyle makes more history

Hollie's Doyle sensational season hit a new high on Saturday as she rode the first Group 1 winner of her career on Glen Shiel, to go with a Long Distance Cup success aboard Trueshan. No female jockey had ever ridden...

Classique Legend storms to A$15m Everest

The Les Bridge-trained grey Classique Legend has delivered on the promise he has always shown by careering to a dominant win in the $15 million The Everest at Randwick on Saturday. The Not A Single Doubt gelding finished over the top of them off a lickety-split tempo...