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She Will Reign to gallop between races

She Will Reign to gallop between races

Trainer Gary Portelli will take She Will Reign to Rosehill for a race day gallop instead of giving her a second barrier trial.

Nine initial entries for Australia Stakes

Nine initial entries for Australia Stakes

The Darren Weir-trained Brave Smash is among the nine initial nominations for the Group Two Australia Stakes at Moonee Valley.

Trapeze Artist wins Winx barrier trial

Trapeze Artist wins Winx barrier trial

Trainer Gerald Ryan has been buoyed by Trapeze Artist's win in a barrier trial which has been overshadowed by the presence of Winx.

Blue Diamond Preview plans for Secret Lady

Blue Diamond Preview plans for Secret Lady

Sydney filly Secret Lady has pleased trainer Gary Portelli in an anti-clockwise gallop ahead of the Blue Diamond Preview.

Italia Bella to resume at Doomben

Italia Bella to resume at Doomben

Promising filly Italia Bella is set to make her racetrack return in a set weights maiden at Doomben.

Thorndon Mile winner Stolen Dance retired

Thorndon Mile winner Stolen Dance retired

Connections have decided Thorndon Mile winner Stolen Dance, who is in foal to Tavistock, has run her last race.

Oakleigh Plate the target for Snitty Kitty

Oakleigh Plate the target for Snitty Kitty

Group Two-winning mare Snitty Kitty will continue preparations for her campaign aimed at the Group One Oakleigh Plate when she has a jump-out at Caulfield.

Criquette Head-Maarek announces retirement

Criquette Head-Maarek announces retirement

Criquette Head-Maarek, the trainer of dual Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner Treve, has announced her retirement.

Winx pleases Bowman in barrier trial

Winx pleases Bowman in barrier trial

A happy and relaxed Winx has pleased her trainer and jockey with a with a midfield finish in a barrier trial ahead of her next campaign.

Winx fit and healthy ahead of trial

Winx fit and healthy ahead of trial

Trainer Chris Waller doesn't expect Winx to win a Rosehill barrier trial but he is more than happy with how she has returned to the stable.

Big race autumn targets for Lord Fandango

Big race autumn targets for Lord Fandango

Caulfield Cup fourth-placed Lord Fandango is pleasing trainer Archie Alexander as he builds up for an autumn campaign aimed at the Sydney Cup.

Long Leaf to begin Diamond path in Preview

Long Leaf to begin Diamond path in Preview

Stakes-winning colt Long Leaf kicks off his Blue Diamond campaign in the Preview at Caulfield with stablemate Ennis Hill to line up in the fillies equivalent.

Super Too to take on best in Lightning

Super Too to take on best in Lightning

Trainer Marc Conners has an ambitious plan for the speedy Super Too who will run in the Group One Lightning Stakes.

Stewards charge Brandon Stockdale

Stewards charge Brandon Stockdale

Stewards have issued two charges against apprentice Brandon Stockdale for giving false or misleading evidence regarding phone use at a race meeting.

Desleigh Forster chases rider for Someday

Desleigh Forster chases rider for Someday

Trainer Desleigh Forster is chasing a rider for stakes-winning veteran Someday at the Sunshine Coast after missing out on Michael Cahill.