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Racing identity Tom "Spider" Barker dies

Monday 21 May 2018, 4:50pm

Long-time foreman for trainer TJ Smith and companion and carer to Kingston Town, Tom Barker has died aged 82.  Read more »

Self Sense among Australian Hurdle entries

Monday 21 May 2018, 3:55pm

Exciting jumping prospect Self Sense is set for a step up in class in the Australian Hurdle at Sandown.  Read more »

Destiny's Kiss to stay the distance

Monday 21 May 2018, 3:44pm

Veteran Destiny's Kiss will line up for his 83rd start in the Listed W J McKell Cup at Randwick ahead of a trip to Brisbane.  Read more »

Former Horse of the Year T M Opera O dies aged 22

Monday 21 May 2018, 3:30pm

T M Opera O, who held the world earnings record for 17 years, has died aged 22 at stud in Japan.  Read more »

Plucky Girl chasing stakes win at Doomben

Monday 21 May 2018, 2:31pm

The consistent Plucky Girl is set to have her first start in black=type company at Doomben in the Glenlogan Park Stakes.  Read more »

Play That Song to continue on Oaks path

Monday 21 May 2018, 1:26pm

Trainer Mike Moroney admits to being confused by the recent performance of Play That Song but will press ahead with plans to run her in the Queensland Oaks.  Read more »

Zac Purton issues HK premiership challenge

Monday 21 May 2018, 12:26pm

Ex-pat Australian Zac Purton has cut back Joao Moreira's lead to four in the battle for the Hong Kong jockeys' championship.  Read more »

New Stakes-Winner for Domesday

Monday 21 May 2018, 10:38am

Aquis based Domesday has had some outstanding mares running for him this season including Daysee Doom and Oregon's Day with Have Another Glass adding to their success with a strong finishing win in the Listed SAJC Centaurea Stakes at Morphettville on Saturday.  Read more »

Seventh Winner for Zoustar

Monday 21 May 2018, 10:25am

With his pronounced swayback, the Gary Portelli-trained Ronstar was the subject of more curiosity than admiration when parading prior to his career debut in Saturday's Abercorn Hall of Fame Handicap (1200m) at Rosehill Gardens.  Read more »

McDonald to ride in Group One race

Sunday 20 May 2018, 5:35pm

Comeback jockey James McDonald will ride Care To Think in the Group One Kingsford Smith Cup at Doomben.  Read more »