Prince a professional for Americain

Geegee Blackprince could be the first Americain to race in Australia after pleasing trainer Stuart Gandy in a barrier trial earlier this month.

Cougar claims Kalgoorlie Cup

Cougar Express won Sunday’s LR Kalgoorlie Cup (2300m) shouldering the heaviest weight to victory in the modern era.

Double dip for VOBIS

Super VOBIS and VOBIS Gold has paid out a double bonus to the owners of weekend winners Wimborne (Geelong) and Sheriff John Stone (Murtoa).

Black-type back on cue for Alluvion

Trainer Scott Singleton will tackle black-type once more with Onemorenomore filly Alluvion following her last-start victory at Hawkesbury.

Sea-change suits Tycoon Tara

Written Tycoon mare Tycoon Tara has put stud plans on hold with another feature victory in the Group 2 Golden Pendant (1200m) at Rosehill.

Silent Sedition set for Perth

Silent Sedition will miss the G1 Myer Stakes at Flemington to be set for the Perth summer carnival.

Gilgai brand in Control at Caulfield

Rick Jamieson refuses to rest on the long list of Group 1 laurels left by Gilgai Farm’s world-champion Black Caviar.

Shannon Stakes Victory for Husson

Husson (Arg) sprinter Moral Victory has earned a trip to the Melbourne spring carnival after claiming his first black-type in the G2 Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill.

Serious first foals by Toronado

European breeders raved about the first foals by Toronado earlier this year and their Australian counterparts have echoed those sentiments now that his southern foals are arriving en masse.

Yarradale on Cloud 9

Bradbury’s Luck finished off an outstanding week for Yarradale Stud sires with Run It Twice in Singapore on Sunday.

Hot Chocolate benefit for Blackfriars

Black Heart Bart just missed the chocolates when beaten in the G1 Makybe Diva Stakes but he can bounce back to winning form in the G1 Underwood Stakes at Caulfield next Saturday.