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News

  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Follow the market movers

    Follow the TAB.com.au fixed odds market movers for the meetings at Warwick Farm, Caulfield, Port Lincoln and Doomben today - Caulfield Race 6 Zoustyle $3.20-$2.20-$2.25 $500 @ $2.80, $2,000 @ $2.50, $750 @ $2.50, $5,000 @ $2.40, $1,000 @ $2.40, $500 @ $2.40 twice, $500 @ $2.30, $1,000 @ $2.25, $500 @ $2.25 twice,$754 @ $2.20
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Warwick Farm

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Warwick Farm - Track Good 4 - rail out 5m from the 1000m to the Winning Post and 3m for the remainder of the circuit - 2mm of irrigation for the last 24 hours - no rain for the last 24 hours, 9.5mm for the last seven days - weather partly cloudy 25c - eight scratchings - FINAL
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Caulfield

    Track conditions, form and scratchings for Caulfield - Track Good 4 - rail out 10m for the entire circuit - 8mm of irrigation for the last 24 hours, 25mm for the last seven days - no rain for the last 24 hours, 0.4mm for the last seven days - weather rain 2mm - 8mm 18c - 16 scratchings - FINAL
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Live streaming of Happy Valley's meeting tonight

    Watch the full and uninterrupted broadcast from the Hong Kong Jockey Club's broadcast team commencing at 9.45pm AEST with the first race of the nine race programme commencing at 10.15pm AEST.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Final field, barrier draw and market for TAB The Everest

    The final field, barrier draw and TAB market for the TAB The Everest (1200m) at Randwick on Saturday - Santa Ana Lane barrier two and $4.40 favourite - Pierata barrier one and $4.80
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Wednesday and Thursday form

    Wednesday's meetings include Warwick Farm, Caulfield, Doomben, Port Lincoln, France s Saint Cloud, South Africa s Greyville, Hong Kong s Happy Valley, UK s Bath, Nottingham, Wetherby and Ireland s Punchestown
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Tuesday's wagering review

    Tuesday's wagering review of TAB.com.au All In fixed odds markets and feature races at the Perth Masters Carnival - Arcadia Queen $6.00 favourite for the Railway Stakes and Winterbottom Stakes and $4.50 favourite for the Kingston Town Classic
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    The latest news update from Sky Racing

    The latest Sky Racing news update on Tuesday with Andrew Bensley - Everest barrier draw live at 8.00pm AEST, Greg Hickman discusses Pierata s work at The Farm, Les Bridge on Classique Legend - plus more of the latest racing news.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    All 'upward' from here for Marmelo

    Hughie Morrison's travelling foreman Tom Pirie finds himself in familiar territory ahead of this year's $8 million Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m).
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Finche ride is Walker's 'reward'

    Michael Walker has been riding in big races since he was 15, but his reaction to his surprise call-up to ride Finche (GB) in Saturday's $5m, Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) reminded him of why he sometimes puts himself through daily torture to stay at the pointy end of the game.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    First seven home in 2018 remain among Lexus Melbourne Cup acceptors

    Tuesday's second acceptance deadline did little to change the list of contenders for the 2019 $8m, Group 1 Lexus Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 5th with only three of the top 50 ranked horses being withdrawn.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Torcedor (IRE) out of Melbourne Cup

    The former Andreas Wohler trained Torcedor (IRE) will not go forward to the Group 1 Melbourne Cup (3200m) at Flemington on November 5th Racing Victoria stewards advised on Tuesday.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Cox Plate contenders locked in for $1m additional payday

    The $5 million Ladbrokes Cox Plate on October 26 at The Valley takes on an extra dimension this year with eight contenders eligible for the $1m bonus on offer through the Ladbrokes Cox Plate Boost promotion
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Monday's wagering review

    Monday's wagering review of TAB.com.au fixed odds markets and notable wagers for races at The Everest meeting at Randwick and the Caulfield Cup meeting at Caulfield on Saturday and the Blue Sapphire meeting at Caulfield on Wednesday.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Williams booked for Castelvecchio ride

    There might be an unprecedented logjam into Saturday week s Cox Plate but that hasn't deterred Craig Williams who on Monday took the ride on three-year-old colt Castelvecchio.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    MVRC likely to review Cox Plate qualifiers

    Connections of Harlem (GB), Homesman (USA) and Cape Of Good Hope (IRE) can breath easy, the Moonee Valley Racing Club will not turf them from this year s Cox Plate.
  • 01
    Jan 1970

    Gatting to miss Cox Plate

    Western Australian trainer Darren McAuliffe has called time on the Melbourne preparation of Group 1 winner Gatting and decided to head home rather than contest the $5m Ladbrokes Cox Plate (2040m).

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Nov 24, 2016
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Sep 24, 2016
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Aug 13, 2016
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Jun 15, 2016
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May 18, 2016
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Apr 21, 2016
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