Next NSW Race

Latest News

Imported Mare To Maintain Unbeaten Record At Newcastle (Saturday)

By Gary Harley

Chris Waller’s American-bred mare Frumos, a 4¾-length winner on debut on this track on June 11, can take the next step when she runs in the All Pro Chemicals & Coastal Fire Services Class 1 Handicap (1400m) at Saturday’s Newcastle Jockey Club race meeting.

Frumos drifted back to last when the gates opened, and she cruised along a clear last until straightening.

Frumos (Rory Hutchings) wins at Newcastle on debut. Image by Bradley Photographers

Rory Hutchings brought the mare to the outside of the field at the top of the straight and the four-year-old unleashed with a blistering finish.

Frumos may not be as far back from the more favourable barrier on Saturday.

Newcastle filly Island Tide, run down late on debut on this track on June 4, can atone the Stowe Australia & Cetnaj Newcastle 2YO Maiden Plate (900m).

David Atkins trains the filly which revelled in the heavy going on debut and Andrew Adkins has the mount.

Waller’s 3yo Fastnet Rock filly Mystic Mermaid, placed in five of six starts, deserves a change of luck in the BEM Bloodstock and Sleapys Foundation Maiden Handicap (1600m).

At her past two starts on wet tracks at Warwick Farm she has been beaten less than a length.

Think High only needs to run up to his first-up run at Gosford on June 9 to be hard to beat in the Parsons Creek & Climatech Benchmark 64 Handicap (1200m).

Think High won his only two starts at Lismore and Murwillumbah in the spring, and he was only a length away at Gosford first-up. He has won second-up and has a nice draw.

The Newcastle track is rated a Heavy 8 after 56mls of rain during the past week.

View the final fields with full form & race replays for Newcastle here

The Latest Racing News

Injured Rider Update - Elissa Meredith (Gunnedah, Monday)

Apprentice jockey Elissa Meredith was involved in a fall aboard Starlink during Race 5 at Gunnedah on Monday. [Update at ...
Read More

Country Racing Syndications Pty Ltd: Registration As An Authorised Representative Of An Approved Promoter - Withdrawn

Racing NSW has withdrawn Country Racing Syndications Pty Ltd registration as an Authorised Representative of an Approved Promoter. Country Racing ...
Read More

Warwick Farm Trials - Now On Wednesday (6th July)

The postponed Warwick Farm barrier trials that were rescheduled to the Polytrack today will now be conducted on Wednesday (6th ...
Read More

Warwick Farm Races (Weds) - Now At Canterbury (Thursday)

The Warwick Farm race meeting scheduled for Wednesday (6th July) has been transferred to Canterbury Park on Thursday (7th July) ...
Read More

Position Vacant - Chief Stipendiary Steward (Western Racing Assoc, Dubbo)

Racing NSW is the peak body for Thoroughbred horse racing throughout NSW. Its responsibilities include commercial, regulatory and integrity leadership ...
Read More
Loading...
Racing NSW Apps
View
Mobile Version
Contact
Forms
Information
Industry Links