An early midweek double at Doomben has enabled trainer Tony Gollan to set a new record for metropolitan winners in a Brisbane season.
Mister Yeoh makes his return to racing in Australia at Flemington where he teams up with Ben Thompson who had success on him in Singapore.
Kris Lees believes a soft barrier draw is a plus for Tactical Advantage in the Listed Bob Charley Stakes but hopes the Randwick track can improve from heavy.
Statistics show drawing a wide barrier in the Group One Stradbroke Hcp isn't always a major worry which is good news for several leading chances.
Coronavirus travel restrictions have kept many top riders and stables away from Brisbane giving locals improved chances at winning initial Group Ones.
The Richard and Michael Freedman training partnership have put blinkers on Not An Option to get him to race closer to the pace in the JJ Atkins at Eagle Farm.
A post-mortem will be carried out on former US champion Arrogate after he was euthanised following a battle with a mystery illness.
Most of the favourites for the Group One Stradbroke Hcp drew wide at the barrier draw on Tuesday night throwing calculations into chaos.
Eight-time Melbourne jockeys' premiership winner Craig Williams is four wins ahead of 10-time winner Damien Oliver with two months of this season remaining.
A breach of the betting rules by the son of Victorian-based horse trainer Phillip Stokes has resulted in a fine for the stable employee.
Te Akau Racing is looking at having strong representation in Melbourne for the spring with head David Ellis liking the shift of the Caulfield Cup for one year.
Lightly raced three-year-old Coolth will be out to remain unbeaten when he runs in Melbourne for the first time over 2000m after two wins in South Australia.
Racing NSW chief executive Peter V'Landys would like to see owners return to the racetrack as soon as possible ahead of members and the general public.
Trainer Mick Bell could accept for Jungle Edge in both Melbourne and Sydney before making a final call on where the sprinter runs.
The managing director of Godolphin in Australia, Vin Cox, says there are pros and cons to potential changes to the Melbourne spring carnival.
Robert Heathcote doubled his chances of winning a maiden Queensland Group One race when Deep Image was the last horse into the Stradbroke Handicap field.
Racing NSW will restore prize money levels to pre-COVID-19 levels from July and has also confirmed the state's spring racing program.
Two-year-old filly Macroura will be out to extend an unbeaten start to her career when she heads to Brisbane for the Group One JJ Atkins at her fourth start.
Blake Spriggs is set to ride Hightail in the Stradbroke Handicap in Brisbane and will get the chance to gallop the in-form gelding ahead of the Group One race.
Contrail has added the Japanese Derby to his unbeaten record with Australian jockey Damian Lane finishing second in the Grade One race on Salios.
Trainer Mark Newnham says a stable full of promising young horses will be the key to replacing Shadow Hero after the three-year-old's sale to Hong Kong.
Departing trainer David Hayes would like to add another Victorian trainers' premiership title to Lindsay Park's haul before he heads to Hong Kong.