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Trainer Ian Williams has ruled out sending Magic Circle back to Australia for a second shot at the Melbourne Cup at Flemington in November. The seven-year-old, who was unplaced as …

Trainer Jason Warren is banking on the Aurie’s Star Handicap to be a stepping stone to bigger spring races for Antah. Still eligible for easier company, Antah contests stakes grade …

Horses from near and far have been nominated for the first Cox Plate in five years without champion Winx. The winner of the past four Cox Plates, champion Winx was …

Star mare Mystic Journey has won her second barrier trial at Devonport this campaign as she closes in on her new season return. The Australian Guineas and All-Star Mile winner …

The countdown to Caulfield Guineas Day is on, with nominations closing today for Caulfield’s two 1600m classics. A total of 324 three-year-olds have been nominated for the $2 million Caulfield …

Victorian racing officials are working with the Australian government to try to get Japanese mare Lys Gracieux to Melbourne to contest the $5 million Cox Plate. Because the mare ran …

Dual Group One winner Avilius has stamped his authority on a barrier trial at Rosehill ahead of his spring return. One of several Godolphin stars to step out on Tuesday, …

The horse who got closest to Winx in any of the champion’s four Cox Plate wins is pleasing his new trainer as he continues his comeback from an injury lay-off. …

The Lindsay Park team has opted not to run dual Group One winner Vega Magic in the Aurie’s Star Handicap but the stable will still have two runners in the …

Dual Everest winner Redzel has finished a comfortable second in an 800-metre barrier trial at Gosford. The Peter and Paul Snowden-trained gelding tracked Oakfield Twilight throughout the heat and lengthened …