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  • The Australian Turf Club (ATC) has commenced a formal Expressions of Interest process for connections to partner with the Club’s slot for the third running of the world’s richest race on turf, the $14 million TAB Everest at Royal Randwick.
    The Australian Turf Club (ATC) has commenced a formal Expressions of Interest process for connections to partner with the Club’s slot for the third running of the world’s richest race on turf, the $14 million TAB Everest at Royal Randwick.
  • Prepared by Anthony Freedman, talented colt Wilmot Pass (2C Rubick x Manapouri, by Volksraad) scored a sparkling debut victory at Moe on Tuesday.
    Prepared by Anthony Freedman, talented colt Wilmot Pass (2C Rubick x Manapouri, by Volksraad) scored a sparkling debut victory at Moe on Tuesday.
  • Colts by Not a Single Doubt and Snitzel shared top honours on Day One of the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast National Weanling Sale today.
    Colts by Not a Single Doubt and Snitzel shared top honours on Day One of the 2019 Magic Millions Gold Coast National Weanling Sale today.
  • The New Zealand Bloodstock Karaka May Sale Weanling session has concluded with a pleasing increase in average and median price from last year’s edition of the Sale.
    The New Zealand Bloodstock Karaka May Sale Weanling session has concluded with a pleasing increase in average and median price from last year’s edition of the Sale.
  • Champion sire Fastnet Rock posted a trans-Tasman stakes-double on Saturday with Irish bred gelding Fastnet Tempest (6g Fastnet Rock x Dame Blanche, by Be My Guest) winning the Group III SAJC Robert A Lee Stakes at Morphettville, while in New Zealand Hinerangi (5m Fastnet Rock x Hinemoa, by Elusive City) claimed her first Black Type win in the Listed Rangitikei Gold Cup at Awapuni.
    Champion sire Fastnet Rock posted a trans-Tasman stakes-double on Saturday with Irish bred gelding Fastnet Tempest (6g Fastnet Rock x Dame Blanche, by Be My Guest) winning the Group III SAJC Robert A Lee Stakes at Morphettville, while in New Zealand Hinerangi (5m Fastnet Rock x Hinemoa, by Elusive City) claimed her first Black Type win in the Listed Rangitikei Gold Cup at Awapuni.

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Chris Waller Chris Waller

Chris Waller grew up in New Zealand’s North Island about an hour or so north of Wellington in Foxton, a small horseracing town of about 3,000 people.

  • Blake Shinn is an Australian jockey, who rode the 2008 Melbourne Cup winner on Viewed for trainer Bart Cummings.

  • Born: July, 14, 1980

    The boy from Dunedoo has stamped himself as one of Australia's elite jockeys.

  • Michelle Payne (born 29 September 1985) is an Australian jockey. She won the 2015 Melbourne Cup, riding Prince of Penzance, and was the first female jockey to win the event.