The Melbourne Racing Club Chairman Peter Le Grand joined us to discuss donating all gate admissions in full from Mornington and Caulfield this Friday and Saturday to the Bendigo Bank Community Fund supporting those impacted by the bushfires ravaging Victoria and across Australia
Jim Conlan is recovering from a punctured lung and several broken ribs following a fall earlier this month. Today, super consistent mare Pinyin heads to Sandown, and imported galloper Beau Balmain resumes at Caulfield on Saturday
Runners galore for Team Freedman on Saturday, including current Diamond favourite Hanseatic in the Colt’s Preview. Before that though, the team have four lining up at Moe this afternnon and a couple head to Wangaratta tomorrow
Rod Lyons joined Racing Pulse after three-time Group 1 winner Nature Strip easily led the 900m trial on the course proper at Warwick Farm yesterday before he went to the line hard-held under James McDonald
Lindsay Park trainer David Hayes drew parallels with five-time Group 1 winner Miss Finland following the second-up success of Personal in the first at Flemington yesterday. The juvenile drew half a length clear of her six rivals to book her place in the Blue Diamond Stakes on February 22
Cellsabeel shot to the head of the betting for the Golden Slipper Stakes after the Ciaron Maher and David Eustace-trained filly stormed six lengths clear of her eight rivals in the first at Rosehill with Berry aboard.