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Boom Time draws barrier 10 in Japan Cup

Boom Time draws barrier 10 in Japan Cup

Caulfield Cup winner Boom Time will start from gate 10 in the Japan Cup.

ATC flexes charity muscles from Everest

ATC flexes charity muscles from Everest

A $33,000 cheque will be presented to the Mark Hughes Foundation on behalf of the ATC and Australian Bloodstock from Brave Smash's Everest winnings.

Wiggins to return on Frespanol at Doomben

Wiggins to return on Frespanol at Doomben

Group One winning jockey Ryan Wiggins is back from a stint in Mauritius and will ride Frespanol for Tony Gollan in the Recognition Stakes at Doomben.

McEvoy chases another Clockwise Classic

McEvoy chases another Clockwise Classic

Tony McEvoy trained the quinella in the 2016 Magic Millions Clockwise Classic and is hoping for good showings from Our Toninicconi and First Diamond this year.

Secret Lady continues Magic Millions quest

Secret Lady continues Magic Millions quest

Trainer Gary Portelli's bid to qualify two-year-old filly Secret Lady for the Magic Millions will continue at Rosehil.

Griffiths team ready to tackle Ballarat

Griffiths team ready to tackle Ballarat

Ballarat has been a successful venue for trainer Robbie Griffiths who has four runners at the track on Ballarat Cup day.

Rare chance at double for Purtle

Rare chance at double for Purtle

Respected stud owner Brian Purtle has a rare chance to own and breed a metropolitan double with bothers Enterprise Moss and Trubia at Doomben.

Rory Hutchings feasts on new opportunity

Rory Hutchings feasts on new opportunity

An injury to close mate Chad Lever has enabled Rory Hutchings to combine with unbeaten Bon Amis at Rosehill.

Black Heart Bart back in Perth for Railway

Black Heart Bart back in Perth for Railway

Black Heart Bart will be out to return to his best when he runs in the Group One Railway Stakes in Perth after a winless Melbourne spring campaign.

Hunt eyes metro races after Sydney return

Hunt eyes metro races after Sydney return

Apprentice jockey Rachel Hunt says returning to Sydney is the best move she's made, with more metro opportunities including three rides at Rosehill.

Crack Me Up gets big drop in weights

Crack Me Up gets big drop in weights

Three-time stakes winner Crack Me Up will drop 9kg in weight when he meets a smart field in the Listed Recognition Stakes at Doomben.

Bayliss chasing successive Ballarat Cups

Bayliss chasing successive Ballarat Cups

Regan Bayliss guided Pilote D'Essai to victory in the Ballarat Cup as an apprentice, now he wants victory as a senior rider aboard Extra Zero.

New format for State of Origin

New format for State of Origin

Racing Queensland has officially announced a new format for its annual State of Origin jockeys series.

Rudy has two trials ahead of comeback

Rudy has two trials ahead of comeback

Million-dollar earner Rudy has had two trials to prepare for his comeback in the Listed Recognition Stakes at Doomben.

Racetrack boss hurt in explosion

Racetrack boss hurt in explosion

Scott Jones, the boss of the Lismore Turf Club, has been taken to the Gold Coast hospital after suffering burns in an explosion at the racetrack.