Macquarie-consortium set to launch bid for Tatts; sources

Macquarie is set to launch bid for Tatts Group, sources told Street Talk on Wednesday, as part of a consortium of financial investors.

Dunn to seperate Magic Millions bound juveniles

LEADING northern NSW trainer Matthew Dunn has two last start winners entered for the Phelan Ready Stakes (Listed, 1110m) at Doomben on Saturday, but revealed only one of his two-year-olds would run in the important lead up to the Magic Millions 2YO Classic (RL,1200m).

Rupert smashes course record in Eagle Farm canter

JEFF Lloyd ominously predicted Winning Rupert “had a bit up the sleeve” winning first-up at Eagle Farm as the Bjorn Baker-trained colt took a giant stride towards claiming the lucrative Summer Crown

QLD grant approval for payne to ride

WHEN news filtered through today that Queensland Racing Integrity Commission had approved Michelle Payne?s application to ride in our northern most state, it was Rhonda Mangan that addressed the elephant in the room

Bjorn again has rupert ready to go

BJORN Baker is optimistic his stunning run of Queensland success can continue as he targets the summer three-year-old triple crown races with Winning Rupert

Tarrant back in business after Beach blitz

TWO years ago, jockey Luke Tarrant started a giant-killing run in the saddle when he won the Listed Recognition Stakes on Rudy

Anderson laps up sweet taste of success

FORMER beer salesman Chris Anderson fought back tears on Saturday as he told how he had gone from a racing ?nobody? to celebrating his first Listed race winner

Revamped track winning over trainers

TOP trainer Tony Gollan says he now has confidence the revamped Eagle Farm track will be fabulous for racing during the 2017 Queensland Winter Carnival

10,000 likely to stay at Doomben

The Group One Doomben 10,000 appears likely to remain at Doomben but at an earlier date.

UPDATE: Jockey Ryan Wiggins

Queensland jockey Ryan Wiggins appears to have escaped serious injury after falling at the Sunshine Coast.

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