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Encouraging debut from Tahi at Geelong

Encouraging debut from Tahi at Geelong

Three-year-old Tahi, a gelding by O'Reilly out of Group One-winning sprinter Glamour Puss, has made an encouraging debut with victory in a maiden at Geelong.

Collateral's damage surprises Bjorn Baker

Collateral's damage surprises Bjorn Baker

Bjorn Baker will be watching Bonny O'Reilly and Egyptian Symbol at Doomben while Test The World and Collateral bid to extend their winning streaks in Sydney.

Ashlor out to continue rise at Flemington

Ashlor out to continue rise at Flemington

Promising three-year-old Ashlor will be chasing his seventh win from 10 starts when he continues his campaign at Flemington after a recent freshen-up.

Sir Bacchus tipped to overcome obstacles

Sir Bacchus tipped to overcome obstacles

Sir Bacchus has to overcome the outside barrier and a heavy track for just the second time but is among the frontrunners for the Winter Dash at Randwick.

Barrier draw decides Smith's travel plans

Barrier draw decides Smith's travel plans

Palazzo Pubblico has been scratched from a Doomben assignment to contest a race up the straight at Flemington.

Highway debut for Bulala, Peter Morgan

Highway debut for Bulala, Peter Morgan

Peter Morganis bringing Bulala to Randwick for the Highway Handicap, the Wagga trainer's first visit to the track since it was redeveloped in 2013.

Schweida won't miss Girl's Tiara run

Schweida won't miss Girl's Tiara run

Kelly Schweida missed Miss Cover Girl winning last year's Tatt's Tiara but will be at Doomben as as she attempts her defence.

Hot Ruby peaking for Provincial Plate

Hot Ruby peaking for Provincial Plate

Hot Ruby and premiership-leading jockey Beau Mertens have already combined for one Flemington win this campaign and will chase another in the Provincial Plate.

Mitch Aitken suspended for three months

Mitch Aitken suspended for three months

Racing Victoria stewards have suspended apprentice Mitch Aitken from race riding for three months after he returned a positive test to a banned substance.

Double may get the Stockdale ball rolling

Double may get the Stockdale ball rolling

As the depths of winter approach, Brandon Stockdale is hoping his 3kg claim can be put to good use, starting at Flemington.

Madotti set to mock bookmakers

Madotti set to mock bookmakers

Matt Dunn believes a good barrier and a dry track gives Madotti the chance to recapture her best form in the Group One Tattersall's Tiara.

Godolphin facing strangles inquiry

Godolphin facing strangles inquiry

Racing NSW stewards will hold an inquiry into an alleged finding of strangles in a horse from the Godolphin stable last year.

Trainer Ben Currie to maintain momentum

Trainer Ben Currie to maintain momentum

Trainer Ben Currie has recovered from a virus in time to oversee his team which tackles races at three centres including Doomben.

Fell Swoop gains start in The Everest

Fell Swoop gains start in The Everest

William Inglis and Son have named Canberra sprinter Fell Swoop as their representative in the $10 million Everest.

Joe Osborne gets top job at Godolphin

Joe Osborne gets top job at Godolphin

Joe Osborne has been confirmed as the new chief executive for the global Godolphin operation.