26 April 2024

Friday Wrap Building Into Winter

Racing takes a breath today following the conclusion of the autumn carnival. However, there’s no rest for the wicked, South Australia hosting the quality Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes at Morphetville, and Brisbane holding key lead-up races to their winter carnival.

Zoustar x Spot The Diff

PSM Launches

BTX Racing has launched one of its most unique opportunities yet. The chance to own one of Australia’s most prized possessions for just $180.

That of course is a filly by one of the world’s greatest sires of fillies and mares, Zoustar. Not only that but you get to own this Ciaron Maher-trained rocket alongside Melbourne Storm superstar Jahrome Hughes. The premiership-winning halfback is thrilled to be involved with BTX Racing and we can’t wait for you to join us on the ride!

What an exciting prospect she is and what an amazing opportunity that has been presented!



Until Valhalla and Yes Lulu both ran on Thursday

Check Out The Fillies Pack Highlights From Yesterday

Make sure to head to RacingNSW and to check out the highlights of Yes Lulu in the listed Anzac Day Stakes over 1400m at Flemington and Until Valhalla in the 1400m Home Front on the Kensington track.


Stayers Pack Runners Continue To Hit The Track

Joffrey and Ahab both take on the Carlton Draught Maiden Plate, 2206m at Ararat today as they prepare to improve on their most recent performances. Both still very immature, the pair will take great benefit as they continue to race and will provide owners with an opportunity to continually experience the highs and lows of racehorse ownership.

Nikolsky is almost ready to trial

Nikolsky Set For Adelaide Carnival

Smart Missile’s progressive sprinter Nikolsky continues to progress in her autumn campaign as she prepares for her inaugural racing campaign. The Clarken and O’Shea trained filly has required a lot of patience from her owners as she has been slow to mature but is now showing the signs that she is ready to take on the races. Nikolsky is set to trial in the next couple of weeks, with sights set on taking advantage of good prizemoney throughout May and June.


Josh’s Saturday Preview

Racing’s attention has turned north and south. Brisbane and Adelaide take centre stage, The Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes over 1200m the highlight of the day.

Robert Sangster Stakes A Vintage Renewal

It’s a vintage Group 1 this week in Adelaide where a changing of the guard could be seen. Last start Group 1 winner Zapateo taking on rising 3YO sprinting superstar Estriella. The field has added support from high-quality multiple-stakes winners including the likes of Learning To Fly, Passive Aggressive, I Am Me, Bennedetta and Roots.

Estriella could be the next star for Ciaron Maher

Newgate and Darley Announce Stallion Fees for 2024

The Breeding Season for 2024/25 is taking shape. This week major Hunter Valley based farms Newgate and Darley released their stallion fees for the 2024 covering season to take place from September onwards.

Major stallion news is that leading first season sires Too Darn Hot and Tassort have both had their fees increased significantly with both receiving value increases of over 100%. Too Darn Hot will stand for $110,000 and Tassort rises from $11,000 to $38,500.

Other notable news includes the announcement of four new stallions to Darley Cylinder, Golden Mile, Native Trail and Triple Time. Plus three new stallions to Newgate who present their largest roster ever of 17. Their new stallions are star 3YOs Ozzmosis, Militarize and King’s Gambit.

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24 April 2024

The World's Greatest Racehorses

No one will really ever know but we all have our opinions. The team at BTX Racing have their say on the greatest ever racehorses from Australia and overseas.