July 26, 2021
Photo by illustration (Paulick Report).

NHA’s flagrant disregard for IFHA recommendations

Every major racing jurisdiction interprets and implements the strict liability rule on the basis that if the trainer can prove that he did not administer, or […]
July 20, 2021
Callan Murray.

Callan Murray to move to Australia

SOUTH Australia will have a new jockey on its roster for the new season, with multiple Group 1-winning rider Callan Murray set to arrive from South […]
July 17, 2021
Gonnadancealot. (

Griffiths and De Kock set sights on G1

Gonnadancealot booked her place in next season’s VRC Oaks as Denis Pagan again prepared a minor placegetter in Saturday’s $150,000 Byerley Handicap (1800m) at Flemington, reports […]
July 11, 2021
Never No Way (S'Manga Khumalo).

Ticking over

Desert Miracle was our “talking horse” the last 10 days, but there were four others that kept the tally ticking over as we approach 90 winners […]
July 11, 2021

Farewell, Galileo!

We are saddened by the death of the mighty stallion Galileo at Coolmore yesterday, and herewith convey our sympathies to the Magnier family and everyone else […]
July 11, 2021

Mika for Magic

HER dad says Mika is his magic young lady, and here’s Mika Savage visiting two-year-old colt Magic Dancer, who races for Charles Savage, Mike de Kock […]
July 10, 2021
Mat and owners, King Magnus trophy.

Mat knows how to hold trophies

Mathew de Kock, who trains in partnership with Robbie Griffiths at Cranbourne, received a trophy after winning a Benchmark 84 Handicap with King Magnus at Caulfield, […]
July 7, 2021
Charles Koster (thanks Jodi Scholtz).

We’ll never forget you, Charlie Koster!

Well-known and well-loved horseman and breeder, Charles Koster (57), passed away after a long illness on Tuesday night, leaving the industry in mourning. In describing Charlie […]
July 4, 2021
Desert Miracle wins.

Desert Miracle posts meritorious G2 win

Desert Miracle, ridden by Gavin Lerena won Saturday’s Gr2 Zulu Kingdom Explorer Golden Slipper over 1400m by 7.9-lengths from Kailene and Hollywood Bound. The stable expected […]