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  • Stubby's double maintains metro premiership lead

    Jason Holder’s superb start to the 2021-22 season continued at Morphettville on Saturday, claiming the $102,250 Viddora Series Final with Another Award. The Leon Macdonald and Andrew Gluyas-trained four-year-old gave her rivals a start before she charged home to beat So Say Angel and Point Blaze, taking her earnings to...

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  • Lincoln Moore's Port Lincoln Preview

    BEST BET: MAJESTIC MISSILE (Race 8) EACH-WAY: SCOUT’S HONOUR (Race 6) VALUE: NEAR MAGIC (Race 7)   RACE 1 - 1:05PM AVIS Port Lincoln Maiden Plate (1000 METRES) SMART ACE has had a few chances. She was runner-up at Oakbank three starts back and finished off strongly beaten 1.4 lengths behind...

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  • Gawler feature in Second Slip's sights

    Enhanced prizemoney has helped keep classy galloper Second Slip at home as he chases a Gawler Cup win this afternoon. The Will Clarken-trained former Kiwi was an acceptor in the $300,000 Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley, but the lure of $107,250 prizemoney, almost doubled from last year, will see the...

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  • Savatoxl set for Manikato mission

    Savatoxl will be out to continue Tony and Calvin McEvoy’s affinity with Moonee Valley’s showpiece sprint in tonight’s Group 1 Manikato Stakes. Former NT galloper Savatoxl has been a revelation over the short course since joining the McEvoy stable, winning the Group 1 Goodwood at Morphettville in May. The McEvoys...

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  • James Jordan's Saturday Speed Maps + Track Report

    Racing.com's James Jordan has the key information ahead of tomorrow's meeting on the Morphettville Parks track! Check out a full track report and speed maps here. TRACK REPORT Winning Post-1500m: Low traffic and low-speed area. Coverage was solid enough but more wear and tear closer to the fence. Can't see...

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  • Viddora Final: Plenty to do for Jolly's Rose

    Lakhani Rose will need everything to fall into place to turn her form around in the $102,250 Viddora Series Final (1300m) at Morphettville on Saturday. A wide gate and racing on a track where she is yet to win are the biggest hurdles in front of the talented mare according...

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  • Magna Bella amongst SA runners on Cox Plate Day

    South Australia has a quartet of runners joining Dalasan in stepping out for Cox Plate Day on Saturday at Moonee Valley. Local mares Magna Bella and Ecumenical will both be out to put some added value on the pedigree page when they line-up in the $200,000 Group 2 Tesio Stakes....

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  • Amendment 22 - Venue Amendments

    Racing SA continuing from yesterday’s press release, wish to advise the following amendments Friday 3 December Was      Mount Gambier             Now     Penola New Program as follows $21,800             Benchmark 72 Handicap            2100m              Racing Rewards SA + $21,800             Benchmark 68 Handicap            1300m  $21,800             Benchmark 62 Handicap            1100m $21,800             Benchmark 56 Handicap            1700m              Heat...

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  • Lincoln Moore's Gawler Cup Preview

    BEST BET: SACRED ARMOUR (Race 1) EACH-WAY: GRACEBIRD (Race 3) VALUE: SYLVAN CREST (Race 4)   RACE 1 - 2:30PM Hygain Curculain Pro Maiden Plate (1100 METRES) SACRED ARMOUR is a former Kiwi who has trialled nicely for his Australian debut beating Johnny Thunder in a Morphettville trial. He draws a...

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  • Cox Plate awaits Dalasan

    Punters are against him, but the perfect barrier draw has given Dalasan every chance at Group 1 glory in the $5m Cox Plate (2040m) at Moonee Valley on Saturday. The four-time Group 1 placegetter will jump from barrier three with the in-form Daniel Moor in the saddle and despite coming...

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  • Lincoln Moore's Saturday Preview

    BEST BET: SLIPINTOTHIS (Race 7) EACH-WAY: ALLEBOOM (Race 5) VALUE: LAKHANI ROSE (Race 9)   RACE 1 - 12:31PM Thomas Farms Three-Year-Old Maiden Plate (1000 METRES) TOTALLY DISCREET was well fancied but plain on face value first-up behind Squizzy Mizzy. She draws out wide but can improve and should take beating....

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  • Racing SA appoints Dean Pettit as Jockey Coach

    Racing SA is excited to announce former jockey and racing presenter Dean Pettit has been appointed as the organisation’s new Jockey Coach to further the development of South Australian riders. Pettit has extensive experience in varied roles across the thoroughbred racing industry, having previously worked with Racing Victoria’s Apprentice Academy,...

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  • Mount Gambier re-opening postponed

    Racing SA and the Mount Gambier Racing Club have today announced a delay to the re-opening of the Mount Gambier track which has resulted in several programming changes for the 2021/22 racing season. Due to the particularly wet and cold conditions experienced in recent months, it has been agreed to...

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  • A conversation with: Briony Moore

    Former jockey Briony Moore has been Racing SA’s Apprentice Academy Master for the past five years. We caught up with her to find out a little more about the role and what she loves about the industry.   Before becoming Racing SA’s Apprentice Academy Master you were a jockey for many...

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  • Amendment 21 - Approval Jump Outs

    Racing SA wish to advise the following changes to the Approval Jump Out schedule due to the ongoing works of the new Murray Bridge inner grass Thursday 28 October 2021 Was     Murray Bridge             Now     Oakbank These jump outs will be approximately 600m beginning at the 2150m start around to the...

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  • Geelong next stop for Hasta La War

    South East star Hasta La War will be chasing a vital Melbourne Cup penalty when he tackles Wednesday’s $400,000 Geelong Cup (2400m). The Sue Murphy-trainer trained stayer, who was placed in the Group 2 Herbert Power last time out, has drawn perfectly in barrier five and is marked a $6.50...

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  • Lincoln Moore's Naracoorte Preview

      BEST BET: LOOSE LIP LLOYD (Race 8) EACH-WAY: CARTIER TIARA (Race 7) VALUE: BRED TO BOSS (Race 5)   RACE 1 - 12:45PM Sweet Expresso Maiden Handicap (1000 METRES) TROUBLED TIMES was placed at three consecutive races before drifting in betting when 6th behind Gypsy Crown at Penola last time. She...

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  • Bonuses add to Philonize's feature win

    She failed to make her $32,000 reserve at the 2020 Adelaide Magic Millions Yearling Sale, but Philonize continued to repay connections faith with her third win in succession in the $102,250 Rebel Raider Series Final at Morphettville on the Saturday. The Dion Koch-trained three-year-old led from start to finish to...

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  • SA raiders set sights on Caulfield Sprint

    This year's Caulfield Sprint has a distinct South Australian flavour. One third of Saturday’s $300,000 Group 2 over 1000m is made up of horses from Morphettville. Will Clarken’s He’s A Balter is chasing his sixth win in seven starts, Chris Bieg’s last-start Wylie winner Free Of Debt is chasing four...

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  • James Jordan's Saturday Speed Maps + Track Report

    Racing.com's James Jordan has the key information ahead of tomorrow's meeting at Morphettville! Check out a full track report and speed maps here. TRACK REPORT Winning Post -1800m: Slightly better on the fence early in the section and then it evens up to a point where fence becomes slightly worse...

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  • Karacasu favoured in Rebel Raider Final

    A wide draw and big weight stand between Karacasu and the $102,250 Rebel Raider Series Final (1200m) at Morphettville. The promising son of Headwater has never finished further back than second in his five starts and a win will secure valuable prizemoney as they plan a trip north for the...

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  • Amendment 20 - Racing Dates Amendments

    Racing SA wish to advise the following Venue amendments due to the changes in the Easter Program. Sunday 10 April Was     Oakbank          Now     Gawler Wednesday 13 April Was     Oakbank          Now     Port Lincoln Monday 18 April Was     Gawler             Now     Oakbank

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  • Lincoln Moore's Murray Bridge Cup Preview

    BEST BET: CASSOWARY (Race 3) EACH-WAY: TAHNEE TRADITION (Race 6) VALUE: REGALO DI GAETANO (Race 8)   RACE 1 - 12:10PM Bridge Carpet Court Two-Year-Old Plate (900 METRES) FREYTAMFAL looked good winning a Morphettville trial without being placed under a lot of pressure. He draws well and looks the one to...

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  • Hickmott hopeful of hometown hurrah

    Michael Hickmott takes two leading chances into his hometown feature in Friday’s $107,250 Murray Bridge Gold Cup (1600m). Former New Zealand pair Lord Vladivostok and Don’tdreamit’sover head to the race on the back of last-start placings and last season’s Metropolitan Premiership winning trainer is confident they will both run well....

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  • Everest shaping as Gytrash's 'masterpiece'

    Damien Moyle is preparing for the biggest moment of his short training career when Gytrash tackles the $15m TAB Everest at Royal Randwick on Saturday. The 30-year-old joined forces with Group-1 winning trainer Gordon Richards in an official partnership at the start of this season and is the first to...

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