Queensland apprentice rides five-timer at Warwick

Apprentice jockey Emily Lang rode five winners from as many rides on just her second day in the saddle. (Photo: Warwick Turf Club) It isn’t too often an apprentice jockey outrides a 4kg claim in their first weekend of professional race riding, but that is exactly what 21-year-old Emily Lang did on the weekend. Apprenticed to Brisbane’s Steven O’Dea & Matthew Hoysted, Lang participated in her first race meeting at Nanango on Saturday, riding one winner from her six rides. She backed it up on Sunday at Warwick, taking five…

Butler using assault as motivation ahead of NQ Carnival

Jockey Ash Butler will return to the saddle at Townsville on Tuesday for the first time since his win in The Archer on May 7. (Photo: Rocky Amateurs) Rockhampton jockey Ashley Butler will make his much-anticipated return to the saddle at Townsville on Thursday following a fractured jaw, which side-lined him for two months. The last time Butler rode a horse in a race was when he was standing high in the irons celebrating his win in the inaugural The Archer (1300m) at Rockhampton on May 7 aboard Emerald Kingdom,…

The Golden Scenery shines for Cruz

Luke Ferraris drives The Golden Scenery to victory. Tony Cruz believes The Golden Scenery is destined for Group level after the Australian import’s win in the Class 2 Pok Fu Lam Country Park Handicap (1400m) under Luke Ferraris at Sha Tin on Saturday (June 25). Notching his third victory in Hong Kong after winning twice in Australia when known as Dominant King for Steven O’Dea and Matthew Hoysted, The Golden Scenery has risen from a mark of 69 to the cusp of a triple-digit mark since joining Cruz’s stable. With…

Ballarat Synthetic racing preview & best bets | Tuesday, June 28

What Ballarat Races Where Ballarat Turf Club – 240 Kennedys Rd, Miners Rest VIC 3352 When Tuesday, June 28, 2022 First Race 1pm AEST Visit Ladbrokes An eight-part card is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon at Ballarat Turf Club and HorseBetting’s Victorian betting expert presents his best bets, top odds and free quaddie selections. The meeting is set to be run on the club’s Synthetic track with the first race set to go at 1pm AEST. Best Bet at Ballarat – Rose Tycoon Patience will be important on Tuesday as our…

Master Jamie lugs 65.5kg to win Rockhampton feature

Master Jamie and Les Tilley combined for a terrific win in Sunday’s Tattersall’s Gold Cup (1600m) at Rockhampton. (Photo: Racing QLD) With 12 rating points more than any other horse in Sunday’s Tattersall’s Gold Cup, the handicapper thought 65.5kg would be enough to bring Master Jamie back to the pack. It wasn’t. The Graeme Green-trained five-year-old was able to lead all of the way to win the Rockhampton feature under Les ‘Bubba’ Tilley, in what was his first start at 1600m. 2022 Tattersall’s Gold Cup Race Replay https://horsebetting.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/20220626ROCR06_V.mp4 The son…

Today’s horse racing tips & best bets | June 26, 2022

Horse Racing on Sunday, June 26 will feature eight meetings in Australia. Our racing analysts here at horsebetting.com.au have found you the top bets and the quaddie numbers for the meetings at Donald & Dubbo. Sunday Racing Tips – June 26, 2022 Donald Racing Tips Dubbo Racing Tips As always there a plenty of promotions available for Australian racing fans, check out all the top online bookmakers to see what daily promotions they have. If you are looking for a new bookmaker for the horse racing taking place on June…

Pakenham racing preview, best bets & quaddie | Monday, June 27

What Pakenham Races Where Pakenham Racecourse – 420 Nar Nar Goon-Longwarry Rd, Tynong VIC 3813 When Monday, June 27, 2022 First Race 1pm AEST Visit Ladbrokes Pakenham Racecourse is scheduled to host an eight-part card on Monday and HorseBetting’s Victorian horse racing form analyst brings you his best bets and quaddie numbers. The meeting is scheduled to get underway at 1pm on the club’s Synthetic track. Best Bet at Pakenham – Michante Following some poor results on the grass to begin her campaign, the Ciaron Maher & David Eustace-trained Michante…

Collett steers deserving Juan Diva home in Healy Stakes

Jason Collett finished the day off in fine form at Eagle Farm with a feature race double. (Photo: Darren Winningham) Jason Collett had a day to remember at Eagle Farm, finishing the Group 1 program with a race-to-race double. After guiding home Startantes to a brilliant win in the Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m), the Sydney-based hoop backed it up in the last to guide Juan Diva home to a well-deserved victory in the Group 3 Healy Stakes (1200m). The five-year-old mare by Snitzel had been racing well without winning in mares’…

Startantes gives Heathcote another Tatt’s Tiara

Jason Collett and Startantes combined for a last-to-first victory in the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara. (Photo: Darren Winningham) Three-year-old filly Startantes has provided Rob Heathcote another win in the Group 1 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm, coming from last to win the $700,000 feature race. The Heathcote-trained three-year-old had an uninterrupted preparation into the fillies and mares race on Saturday, following a very brave fifth a fortnight ago in the Stradbroke Handicap (1400m). Having been ridden by Jason Collett twice previously in Sydney, the Sydney-based rider said it was…

2022 Tattersall’s Tiara Winner Is Startantes

There was just one filly in the Group 1 $700,000 Tattersall’s Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm this year, and Rob Heathcote’s diminutive little powerhouse Startantes proved too strong for her old rivals in the season’s final elite level race. Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes winner Snapdancer (pictured in Adelaide) was huge from the outside alley running second in the 2022 Tattersall’s Tiara. Photo: Jenny Barnes. Not having won since September last year, the Star Turn three-year-old was huge late making up all the ground from the back of the field…