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12 for Sandown Guineas

The Melbourne Racing Club has a field of 12 for the $250,000, Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Sandown-Hillside on Saturday with the Darren Weir trained Ringerdingding the $2.80 with TAB.com.au’s opening market.

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The latest news update from Sky Racing

The latest Sky Racing news update on Wednesday with Andrew Bensley – RQ CEO Brendan Parnell discusses the return of racing to Eagle Farm – Trapeze Artist back in work – talented mare resumes at Rosehill - plus much more of the latest racing news.

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Fields of nine each for Rosehill feature handicaps

The Australian Turf Club has fields of nine apiece for the feature handicaps at Rosehill on Saturday, the $125,000, November Handicap (1400m) and the $125,000, November Topaz (1900m).

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Follow the market movers

Follow the fixed odds market movers for the meetings at Hawkesbury and Bendigo today - Hawkesbury Race 7 Wolfe $4.20-$2.80-$2.50 $500 @ $4.20, $400 @ $4.20, $1,151 @ $3.70, $500 @ $3.30, $350 @ $3.30, $227 @ $2.90, $2,500 @ $2.80, $932 @ $2.80, $700 @ $2.80, $550 @ $2.80, $400 @ $2.80, $350 @ $2.80, $287 @ $2.80, $250 @ $2.80 twice, $200 @ $2.80, $1,200 @ $2.70, $650 @ $2.70,$3,000 @ $2.50

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Fifth Melbourne Cup ballot exempt race to be introduced from 2019

The Victoria Racing Club and Racing Victoria on Wednesday announced that The Andrew Ramsden at Flemington will be a ballot exempt race for the Lexus Melbourne Cup from 2019 onwards.

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Track conditions, form and scratchings for Hawkesbury

Track conditions, form and scratchings for Hawkesbury - Track Good 3 - rail out 3m from the 800m to the 400m and true for the remainder of the circuit - 2mm irrigation for the last 24 hours, 16mm for the last seven days - no rain for the last 24 hours, 8mm for the last seven days - three scratchings

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Reflections on the Flemington week

This time last week the 2018 Group 1 Melbourne Cup over 3200m at Flemington had been run and won in spectacular style by Charlie Appleby’s Cross Counter (GB) with Kerrin McEvoy chalking up his third Cup win

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Minor surgery for Youngstar

The Waller stable reported late Tuesday that Queensland Oaks winner Youngstar has had surgery to remove a bone chip in her right front fetlock.

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Thursday form

Thursday’s meetings include Canada’s Woodbine - refer to Jim Bannon's Journal for Thursday form - Port Macquarie, Seymour, Beaudesert, night meeting at Pakenham, South Africa’s Kenilworth, France’s Fontainebleau, UK’s Southwell-All Weather, Taunton, Ludlow and Ireland’s Clonmel.

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Ball Of Muscle out, Runson in

Star sprinter Ball Of Muscle will miss next month's Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes after bleeding from both nostrils following his barrier trial at Canterbury on Tuesday morning.

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Eagle Farm might be back as a Christmas present for Brisbane racing

Racing is due to finally return to Brisbane's Eagle Farm after nearly four years of reconstruction of the track - the track in its latest reincarnation will have horses gallop on the surface on December 4th with a full race meeting scheduled for December 22nd.

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Ryan has eyes on early autumn prizes

Trainer Gerald Ryan has already mapped out early autumn plans for his crack sprinter Trapeze Artist after his decision to bypass the Melbourne spring carnival.

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Record entries for Gundagai's Snake Gully Carnival

This week’s two-day Snake Gully Cup carnival at Gundagai has soared to new heights with a record 374 entries received for the 15 races over the two days.

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Anthony and Edward Cummings to train separately

Randwick based trainer Anthony and Edward Cummings are to train separately after dissolving their training partnership - the father and son partnership will finish early in 2019.

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Monday wagering review

Monday's wagering review of fixed odds markets for features at Sandown-Hillside on Saturday - Yucatan $2.80 favourite for Zipping Classic - Seabrook $3.50 favourite for Sandown Guineas

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Perth decisions pending for Winterbottom entries

Hawkesbury-trained mare Spright will get a few days in the paddock before a decision is made on sending her to Perth for the $1 million Winterbottom Stakes at Ascot on December 1.

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The latest news update from Sky Racing

The latest Sky Racing news update on Monday with Nick Quinn – Viddora set for Winterbottom defence – Lloyd Williams takes aim at another Zipping Classic – Kings Will Dream on road to recovery- plus much more of the latest racing news.

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15 nominations for Sandown Guineas

The Melbourne Racing Club has received 15 nominations for the $250,000, Group 2 Sandown Guineas (1600m) at Sandown-Hillside on Saturday including two from the Hayes and Dabernig stable, Good ‘N’ Fast and Long Leaf.

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Nominations extended for Rosehill handicap features

Nominations are extended for both of the feature handicaps at Rosehill on Saturday with eight received on Monday for the $125,000, November Handicap (1400m) and 12 for the $125,000, November Topaz (1900m).

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Raceday wagering review

The wagering review of Saturday's fixed odds betting for races at the Stakes Day meeting at Flemington, notable multi wagers and the meeting at Rosehill - Santa Ana Lane ($9.50-$10) was a brilliant winner of the VRC Sprint Classic (1200 metres), much to the delight of punters and the TAB.

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