How Chris Waller and his team keep noses ahead of the pack
[12/12/2013] West Australian sprinter Barakey will be transferred to the all-conquering Chris Waller stable when he returns to Melbourne for the Autumn Carnival.
[12/12/2013] Chris Waller believes Mamwaazel has the ability to progress to a Saturday metropolitan grade winner following her gritty victory at Warwick Farm.
[10/12/2013] It may be just a dream for most but buyers will be heading to January’s Magic Millions yearling sales in the hope they can snare a potential superstar such as Zoustar.
[09/12/2013] Chris Waller improved his Victorian-leading strike rate when Marden prevailed in the Blue Moon Racing Handicap today at Caulfield.
[09/12/2013] Calming Influence left punters red-faced and apprentice Serg Lisnyy with a month's suspension at her last start, but it was a different story on the Kensington track at Randwick on Saturday.
[07/12/2013] With sheer weight of numbers and a liberal dash of quality, Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller is set to dominate the Randwick Kensington today.
[06/12/2013] Multiple stakes-winning import Kelinni is returning to Europe to race following his purchase by Australian owners.
[06/12/2013] Security might want to be keep a lookout for any underage punters when Dora 'N' Boots debuts at Randwick on Saturday.
[05/12/2013] Senior jockey Hugh Bowman will be the new rider for Calming Influence at Randwick on Saturday as Chris Waller attempts to revive her winning form.
[04/12/2013] Southern District apprentice John Kissick has committed to another six months in Sydney with champion trainer Chris Waller.
[03/12/2013] In an era of wall-to-wall racing in pubs, clubs and lounge rooms, Kevin Cute snubbed them all to drive almost nine hours to be trackside for his pride and joy's demolition job at Kembla Grange yesterday.
[30/11/2013] Chris Symons reunites with Multilateral at Caulfield intent on keeping their perfect record intact.
[29/11/2013] A combination of leading trainer Chris Waller, barrier one and in-form rider Jason Collett has seen punters charge into Heart Testa in tomorrow’s $100,000 Starlight Stakes (1100m).
[27/11/2013] Australia's undisputed leading trainer, Chris Waller, was far away from the lush green turf and comforts of Royal Randwick on Saturday. In fact, the contrast could not have been greater. For Waller was scoffing a few XXXX in the dust and dirt of Buchanan Park, Mount Isa.
[25/11/2013] Racing royalty and acclaimed trainer Chris Waller has paid tribute to a pair of Mount Isans for his success on the track
[24/11/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller was in Mount Isa as a favour to Shoot Out's owners but that didn't stop him from preparing two quinellas at Randwick
[23/11/2013] The Chris Waller avalanche promises to continue with Field Marshall, for one, at Randwick's Kensington circuit.
[23/11/2013] Chris Waller winning the metropolitan Melbourne trainers' premiership. A daft idea? Probably, given that the all-conquering Kiwi expatriate is based in New South Wales. But not so outrageous as to not think about it, at least on the statistics nearly a third of the way through the 2013-14 campaign.
[22/11/2013] Chris Waller cleaned up the big features in Melbourne, he's got a vice-like grip on the Sydney scene, now he'll try to win over the locals at ... Mt Isa.
[19/11/2013] Chris Waller may be the leading group 1 trainer in the country with 14 this year but he still felt the pressure of having half the field in a staying race on a Saturday in November.
[19/11/2013] The spring carnival is barely over but already leading trainer Chris Waller is plotting the autumn paths for his established stars and up-and-comers.
[16/11/2013] Heart Testa foiled the strong betting plunge on Queenslander Cape Kidnappers to bounce back to the winners circle at Rosehill Gardens.
[15/11/2013] Chris Waller has no problems training Group 1 winners - but how does he go finding a stack of replacement jockeys for his horses at the last minute?
[14/11/2013] Leading trainer Chris Waller has added a Warwick Farm maiden winner to his hand-picked Australian Oaks team.
[12/11/2013] Chris Waller is in the reward phase of his career, and he knows it. Sydney's premier trainer led a domination of the Melbourne spring by stables north of the Murray River and, during the Flemington carnival alone, he had six winners, half of which were group 1s.
[12/11/2013] Racing NSW and Australian Turf Club have today announced a momentous change to the Sydney autumn racing program, heralding a grand finale event towards the end of the Southern Hemisphere Thoroughbred racing season.
[11/11/2013] Chris Waller led the charge as NSW trainers, jockeys and racehorses dominated the Melbourne spring carnival.
[11/11/2013] A well-timed ride from Jim Cassidy was the difference between winning and losing for the Chris Waller-trained Field Marshall in the $85,000 Next Racehorse At Inglis-BM85 (1000m) at Randwick on Saturday.
[11/11/2013] More than 2-1/2 years after he left New Zealand, Coup Ay Tee is returning home to try to win his biggest prize in front of his owner at Riccarton.
[10/11/2013] The Mark Viduka Stadium at Somers Street, Sunshine, is synonymous with class performers on a football field, none more so than the former Melbourne Knights and Socceroos star for whom it is named.
[08/11/2013] Chris Waller has one superstar in his stable, Zoustar, and he may have another if Boban wins tomorrow's Group 1 Emirates Stakes.
[08/11/2013] The Chris Waller juggernaut has levelled almost all opposition in Sydney. Despite only having a satellite stable in Melbourne the Kiwi is threatening to do the same thing down south.
[08/11/2013] Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller claimed stakes victories in two states on Thursday, culminating in Tromso's Ladies Day Cup win at Hawkesbury.
[07/11/2013] Hugh Bowman had been waiting 12 months for redemption aboard Dystopia and the leading Sydney jockey made the most of his opportunity in the G.H Mumm Stakes at Flemington.
[07/11/2013] Chris Waller believes Multilateral has the ability to win at Group level next preparation following his narrow victory at Flemington on Crown Oaks day.
[07/11/2013] Chris Waller believes Marmello, dominant winner of today’s Flemington Style Plate, can develop into an ATC Oaks contender.
[06/11/2013] Chris Waller went to Flemington on Tuesday with his best chance of winning a Melbourne Cup, and left defeated but delighted that the Cup was heading back to Sydney.
[05/11/2013] Since its first running in 1861, the same year Burke and Wills withered in the desert, the Melbourne Cup has conjured many images.
[04/11/2013] Man of the moment Chris Waller admits Hawkspur's pedigree page tells him he cannot win the Melbourne Cup, but as Shamus Award proved in last week's Cox Plate, breeding doesn't count for everything.
[03/11/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller celebrated his dual Group 1 wins at Flemington on Derby Day with a stable quinella from Red Tracer and Catkins yesterday.
[03/11/2013] There is a sense of theatre in Jim Cassidy. The big occasion and the multimillion-dollar colt on show and the Pumper brings up his 100th group 1 winner.
[03/11/2013] Chris Waller went to Australia with little more than a credit card in his pocket. When that maxed out, the Kiwi trainer went to the bank and got another one.
[02/11/2013] We caught up with a few people who have been involved with Zoustar to get their version of the Zoustar ride!
[02/11/2013] Having secured Zoustar (Northern Meteor x Zouzou by Redoute’s Choice) to stand at Widden, the excitement and elation in in owner Anthony Thompson’s voice was palpable and infectious this week.
[02/11/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller has endorsed Red Tracer's ability to finally prove she can stay a strong 1600m in the Group 1 $500,000 Myer Classic at Flemington today.
[01/11/2013] The stud deal done, it will be back to business for $14 million colt Zoustar at Flemington on Saturday where his trainer, Chris Waller, is set to dominate.
[30/10/2013] Trainer Chris Waller would have done any politician proud yesterday as he conducted no less than a dozen interviews after the Flemington jump-outs.
[30/10/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller may not have a Victoria Derby runner but in the build-up to Australian racing's most prestigious meeting he was holding court at Flemington trackwork yesterday.
[30/10/2013] Champion trainer Chris Waller has declared super colt Zoustar Australian racing?s ?next big thing?.
[29/10/2013] Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller said he had given up looking for reasons not to run his import Foreteller in next week's $6 million Melbourne Cup, maintaining the horse's time to compete in Australia's most important handicap had arrived.
[29/10/2013] Chris Waller didn't put the stop watch to Zoustar's course proper gallop but still labelled it 'brilliant' ahead of Saturday's Coolmore Stud Stakes.
[29/10/2013] One of Australia's most accomplished trainers of imports, Chris Waller added another four talented tried horses into his ranks on the first day of the Tattersalls Autumn Horses in Training Sale.
[27/10/2013] Chris Waller was trying to look on the bright side after his Epsom winner Sacred Falls fared worst in a three-way battle to decide the Schweppes Crystal Mile at Moonee Valley yesterday.
[27/10/2013] As older sister Royal Descent's spring was cut short, Chateau Lafaite emerged from the shadow of Chris Waller's group 1 winner to set a course for the Australian Oaks in the autumn.
[27/10/2013] Chris Waller will consider pitting Catkins against the stable's star mare Red Tracer in next Saturday's Group One Myer Classic after her strong victory at Moonee Valley on Saturday.
[25/10/2013] Chris Waller always wants to win, but his desire has been heightened for the final race at Rosehill on Saturday because of its name.
[25/10/2013] The one horse racing at Rosehill tomorrow that wouldn't look out of place during the Melbourne spring carnival is Chateau Lafaite.
[25/10/2013] Two former Melburnians return on Friday night with one aim - to taste group 1 victory in their home town for the first time.
[24/10/2013] Another grey may headline Moonee Valley's double-header meetings this weekend, but the galloper with the biggest national cult following is the Chris Waller-trained Arinosa, which is engaged in tomorrow night's $1 million Group 1 Manikato Stakes (1200m).
[24/10/2013] The belief Atlantic Jewel would be saved for the Mackinnon Stakes - not the fact she had broken down - was the reason trainer Chris Waller changed his mind about starting Foreteller in the Cox Plate.
[22/10/2013] Although Chris Waller saddled up four runners including the two favourites in the Caulfield Cup with his best result a fifth with Royal Descent, he relished the experience.
[21/10/2013] From running in a greys races during the Melbourne Cup Carnival last year to rubbing shoulders with the best sprinters in the country.
[21/10/2013] Chris Waller revealed another dimension to the talents that makes him Australia's most successful trainer - he gets it right even when he thinks he's got it wrong.
[21/10/2013] The Sydney domination of the Group 2 Tristarc Stakes (1400m) rolls on after Chris Waller's gutsy little mare Red Tracer became the third successive winner of the race from New South Wales.
[21/10/2013] Chris Waller-trained Group 1 winners Boban and Zoustar both remain a chance to contest the Patinack Farm Classic (1200m) at Flemington on November 9 after being included in the first acceptances for the Group 1 event that were released by Racing Victoria this afternoon.
[19/10/2013] Chris Waller has a routine. It started — initiated by him, not by hawking stewards — when he realised how big he’d become in a sport of sceptics.
[19/10/2013] After casting an eye over his Gold Coast stable today, Paddy Busuttin will amble down to his local to watch the champion trainer he gave a chance half a lifetime ago bring home the Caulfield Cup.
[19/10/2013] The sport of kings is a high-stakes, high-drama business populated by "colourful", larger-than-life personalities. And then there's Chris Waller. Amanda Hooton meets Australia's most successful horse trainer.
[17/10/2013] There is always a systematic calmness to what Chris Waller does with his team, and having four runners in the Caulfield Cup – including top picks Hawkspur and Royal Descent – didn't change things at Flemington on Tuesday morning.
[17/10/2013] Chris Waller will leave the unenviable task of navigating drifting Caulfield Cup favourite Hawkspur from its horror starting gate to jockey Jim Cassidy, already a multiple winner of the group 1 race.
[17/10/2013] Chris Waller was the Caulfield Cup trainer with the most to win but even more to lose at Wednesday's barrier draw for the $2.5 million race.
[16/10/2013] Sydney's crack colt Zoustar could be sold to a major Australian breeding organisation before his next race start at Flemington on Derby Day.
[16/10/2013] Channel 9 News caught up with Chris in Melbourne for the stable's Caulfield Cup contenders gallops on Tuesday.
[16/10/2013] The newest import to join Chris Waller's big team could start his Australian career in next Wednesday's $300,000 Group III Geelong Cup (2400m).
[15/10/2013] Hot Caulfield Cup favourite Hawkspur and second fancy Royal Descent will not see The Heath until Saturday's race-day a potential drawback that has stitched up some of racing's champions.
[15/10/2013] It was called the "Waller experiment", and so successful did it become that many Australasian trainers and owners followed Chris Waller's raids on northern hemisphere stock.
[14/10/2013] A decision on a Cox Plate start for Foreteller is on hold with trainer Chris Waller in no hurry to commit him to Australia's weight-for-age showpiece.
[14/10/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller might have the top two in betting in Hawkspur and Royal Descent, but it will be a decision by Lloyd Williams on which of his huge team will run that will shape the Caulfield Cup on Saturday.
[13/10/2013] "The three-year-old fields in Sydney are pretty strong and she's also beaten the colts which is a big call," Waller said.
[13/10/2013] A track gallop at Rosehill has kept Sydney stayer Kelinni on course for the Caulfield Cup.
[11/10/2013] Of Chris Waller's stakes runners in Sydney and Melbourne on Saturday, one horse is presenting the premier trainer with a special challenge.
[10/10/2013] Chris Waller believes Foreteller is in the right race; he does not see the Caulfield Stakes as a benefit for star mare Atlantic Jewel.
[10/10/2013] Premier jockey Nash Rawiller put a tumultuous week behind him with news that he’s been confirmed as the rider for Royal Descent in the Caulfield Cup.
[09/10/2013] How does premier trainer Chris Waller celebrate another winning carnival treble, including the Group 1 Epsom Handicap with Boban?
[09/10/2013] Classy galloper Boban overcame a mid race check to score a stunning last stride win in Saturday's Group One Epsom Handicap.
[09/10/2013] Arinosa could be given an opportunity at Group 1 level in the Manikato Stakes after her outstanding win at Royal Randwick yesterday.
[09/10/2013] Chris Waller was a pioneer in bringing imported horses to the southern hemisphere, but Zoustar shapes as a horse capable of taking Sydney's premier trainer the other way after an arrogant win in the Roman Consul Stakes.
[07/10/2013] The unstoppable Chris Waller was back in the Group One winner's stall at Randwick on Saturday after Boban produced a spectacular finish to deliver him his first Epsom Handicap.
[07/10/2013] Out of respect for Bart Cummings, the ultimate accolade shouldn't be handed just yet to Chris Waller.
[04/10/2013] Bookmakers might have Hawkspur and Royal Descent at the top of Caulfield Cup markets but Saturday's Turnbull Stakes could be the defining run of their spring.
[04/10/2013] He was able to do the unthinkable on Zoustar - now Jimmy Cassidy hopes he can overcome another extreme outside barrier and win the Epsom Handicap on Riva De Lago.
[04/10/2013] Dominant Sydney trainer Chris Waller believes the new found maturity in his four-year-old Boban makes him the pick of his three horses in Saturday's $500,000 Epsom Handicap at Randwick.
[02/10/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller could provide form jockey Glyn Schofield with the rare Epsom-Metropolitan Group 1 double on Boban and Moriarty at Royal Randwick on Saturday.
[30/09/2013] Champagne Cath has finally claimed the stakes win her trainer has always known was within her grasp, leading all the way in the Reginald Allen Quality at Rosehill.
[30/09/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller is awaiting the outcome of Damien Oliver?s appeal against a careless riding suspension before locking in a rider for outstanding mare Royal Descent in the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington on Saturday.
[30/09/2013] It's the end of a brilliant era for Mount Isa business pair and horse owners Linda and Graham Huddy.
[27/09/2013] The race that launched Kelinni's career 12 months ago will again be used by Chris Waller as a crucial test for three of his imported stayers on Saturday.
[27/09/2013] Chris Waller says the decision to geld Hoylonny was an attempt "to give him a little more aggression" ahead of the rest of his racing career which kicks off on Saturday's Group II Shannon Stakes (1500m) at Rosehill.
[26/09/2013] Sydney race fans will be treated to watching $10 million colt Zoustar race again after a spring shake-up to his program.
[26/09/2013] Chris Waller-trained Red Tracer will have the chance to turn-the-tables on Appearance when the pair clash in the Group 3 Golden Pendant (1400m) at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday.
[26/09/2013] High-profile English syndicators Highclere Racing have entrusted Chris Waller Racing with their up and coming galloper, Opinion.
[23/09/2013] Options for Red Tracer next weekend include Group One races in Melbourne but the mare is more likely to stay in Sydney for the Golden Pendant.
[23/09/2013] Moriarty remains on target for The Metropolitan and gave Chris Waller another notable treble after taking out the Hill Stakes (2000 metres) at Randwick on Saturday.
[23/09/2013] A decision has been made today by Graham and Linda Huddy and Chris to retire Shoot Out following a very successful career. Shoot Out horse came to Chris Waller Racing as a proven top level performer and it was a pleasure and a privilege to be associated with him.
[20/09/2013] Leading trainer Chris Waller is hopeful that the enigmatic Boban can rise to the occasion when he steps-up to Group 3 level for the first time as a four-year-old in the Bill Ritchie Handicap (1400m) at Royal Randwick on Saturday.
[20/09/2013] As a child, Chris Waller used to stare at a poster of Jim Cassidy on his bedroom wall, these days the premier trainer watches the modern legend boot home group 1 winners for him.
[19/09/2013] Atlantic Jewel is clearly the benchmark runner in the Underwood Stakes but rival jockey Craig Newitt insists Foreteller is the forgotten horse in the weight-for-age race.
[17/09/2013] Chris Waller is a modern-day master of his craft. After almost 10 years of perfecting his systems, he is at the peak of his powers.
[17/09/2013] As expected, five-time Group One winner Shoot Out has been given top weight of 58kg for next month's $500,000 Epsom Handicap.
[17/09/2013] Evergreen jockey Jim Cassidy might not have to wait long to ride his one hundredth Group 1 winner if Chris Waller decides to run last start winner Hawkspur in the Group 1 $350,000 George Main Stakes (1600m) at Randwick on Saturday.
[15/09/2013] Chris Waller has a confirmed Epsom Handicap runner in Riva De Lago, who booked his spot in the Group One field with a surprise win in Saturday's Sebring Sprint at Rosehill.
[15/09/2013] Jim Cassidy reckoned he owed Zoustar a group 1 and delivered it with a touch of arrogance in the $1 million Golden Rose at Rosehill.
[13/09/2013] Trainer Chris Waller's concern about the mental attitude of Zoustar going into the Golden Rose has eased on the back of a carefully planned track gallop.
[13/09/2013] Earnest Desire (3g Murtajill x Spring Spirit (AGR)), claimed a city win on just his second start for Chris Waller at Warwick Farm today (Wednesday).
[12/09/2013] Chris Waller had another four winners at Warwick Farm on Wednesday, which he called the next wave of his stable, but it is up to Zoustar to continue the yard's amazing group 1 run in Saturday's Golden Rose.
[10/09/2013] TVN's Adrian Dunn looks at what he thinks makes Chris Waller successful.
[09/09/2013] Champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller's golden touch glitters as brightly in Melbourne as it does in his home city - and blowout galloper Foreteller, which upset Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune in the group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes, is the latest example of the Kiwi's polish.
[09/09/2013] A two-state weight-for-age double for Chris Waller on Saturday has stamped the trainer's mark on the spring carnival with the promise of more to come.
[09/09/2013] While Chris Waller's little Aussie battler Hawkspur (Purrealist) flagged his cup credentials with a runaway win in Saturday's $175,000 Group II Chelmsford Stakes (1600m) at Randwick, the champion trainers overachieving import Foreteller (GB) added a second Group 1 to his resume in the $350,000 Makybe Diva Stakes (1600m) at Flemington.
[06/09/2013] With plenty of talented horses on the up, Chris Waller Racing is fortunate to have multiple entries in many of the Melbourne Spring Carnival feature races.
[05/09/2013] Of all the top-class runners Chris Waller will send around in two states on Saturday, there's one horse the trainer is seriously keen to watch.
[02/09/2013] Chris Waller was spotted in the Rosehill press room, long after the last race was run on Saturday.
[30/08/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller not only has the stable numbers but the equine talent to secure the coveted Epsom-Metropolitan double at Royal Randwick this spring.
[30/08/2013] Chris Waller wants to see Zoustar put it on the track in Saturday's Run To The Rose at Rosehill before he believes the colt's "boom" tag.
[30/08/2013] Chris Waller is more concerned about the depth of opposition rather than a plain draw for import Lunayir in the $100,000 Premier's Cup at Rosehill on Saturday.
[26/08/2013] It took Chris Waller to beat himself when leading Caulfield Cup contender Royal Descent suffered a first-up defeat at Warwick Farm yesterday.
[26/08/2013] Chris Waller's six Warwick Stakes runners didn't figure in the placings but the champion trainer came away from the race satisfied all were on track for the spring.
[26/08/2013] Consistent stayer Lucripetous may have earned himself a shot at the Newcastle Gold Cup with his determined Warwick Farm victory on Saturday.
[26/08/2013] Apprentice jockey John Kissick, one of the brightest young talents in NSW country racing, will join Sydney's premier stable this week.
[23/08/2013] Chris Waller is keeping his spring options open for Australian Oaks heroine Royal Descent but admits she may only have a limited Sydney campaign.
[23/08/2013] Trainer Chris Waller believes that veteran gelding Metal Bender is in for a good preparation ahead of his return to racing in the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) in Sydney on Saturday.
[23/08/2013] Triple Sydney premiership winning trainer Chris Waller will use Saturday’s $175,000 Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) as a guide to which of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival majors he targets his crack import Beaten Up toward this season.
[21/08/2013] Outstanding Southern District apprentice jockey John Kissick has accepted an offer to join champion trainer Chris Waller in Sydney.
[20/08/2013] Champion jockey Hugh Bowman and Shoot Out, one of Sydney racing's most enduring partnerships, are chasing more big-race success at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[20/08/2013] Trainer Chris Waller has kept his options open with Royal Descent, nominating the classy mare for both the Group 2 Warwick Stakes (1400m) and Group 3 Toy Show Quality (1300m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[19/08/2013] Chris Waller quipped he was training Photon Willie in partnership with Racing NSW chief steward Ray Murrihy after the galloper gave punters a real fright before winning the Merrylands RSL Club Handicap (1500m) at Rosehill Gardens yesterday.
[17/08/2013] Chris Waller-trained spring carnival contenders Foreteller, Metal Bender and Moriarty were all given quiet trials over 800 metres at Warwick Farm this morning.
[11/08/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller holds the key to this season's jockeys' premiership.
[09/08/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller was among the big winners at the 2012-13 NSW Racehorse Owners' Association Horse of the Year awards last night.
[09/08/2013] Chris Waller was last night the recipient of the prestigious 2012/13 Racing NSW Bart Cummings Medal - his third successive win.
[07/08/2013] All conquering Sydney trainer Chris Waller will have a strong chance to win his first Caulfield Cup with ten entries among the 173 when nominations closed today.
[05/08/2013] Chris Waller's group 1 team will come out to play at Monday's barrier trials but they could be overshadowed by Damien Oliver riding at Rosehill.
[05/08/2013] Chris Waller made the best possible start to the defence of his trainer's title with a winning treble at the first metropolitan meeting of the new season at Rosehill Gardens yesterday.
[05/08/2013] Chris Waller won the Winter Challenge through a remarkable ride from Jason Collett on Coup Ay Tee, but it is runner-up Bayrir that has him looking at bigger things.
[05/08/2013] In a sure sign the spring carnival is just around the corner, Jim Cassidy reminded his jockeys' room colleagues why he is up with the best at Rosehill on Saturday.
[05/08/2013] The consistent Coup Ay Tee has upstaged his much-hyped stablemate Bayrir to win the Winter Challenge at Rosehill with trainer Chris Waller rapt with both performances.
[02/08/2013] Chris Waller is well aware of the standard he has set since arriving in Sydney, and the job of maintaining it starts again on Saturday.
[02/08/2013] Imagine asking Melbourne Storm trio Cameron Smith, Billy Slater and Cooper Cronk to play their first NRL game just three days after winning the premiership.
[30/07/2013] Chris Waller's talented galloper Metal Bender takes a significant step along the comeback trail when he competes in a barrier trial at Royal Randwick on Friday.
[30/07/2013] International Group One winner Bayrir is set to make his Australian debut in the Listed Winter Challenge Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.
[29/07/2013] Chris Waller Racing's German import Eigelstein secured his second Australian win on Saturday at Randwick, much to the delight of his enthusiastic connections.
[26/07/2013] Royal Descent was one of the revelations of the Sydney autumn carnival but Chris Waller is open minded about her spring campaign.
[24/07/2013] The trials at Warwick Farm this Friday will play host to Chris Waller Racing Group 1 winners who are set to kick off their spring campaigns.
[22/07/2013] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller was in a ''relaxed and happy mood'' at Rosehill yesterday.
[19/07/2013] Talented High Chaparral (IRE) three year-old Photon Willie resumed from a spell at Randwick on Wednesday to score an impressive victory, but it wasn't all smooth sailing for the expensive colt.
[11/07/2013] Chris Waller's monumental season had a fitting sidebar at Canterbury on Wednesday when he won the race named in his honour.
[09/07/2013] Today's trials at Rosehill Gardens produced some good results for the stable, most notably with the return to the track of the talented 2yo filly Champagne Cath.
[08/07/2013] As tears began welling in his eyes, his voice breaking with emotion, the enormity of occasion finally sunk in.
[08/07/2013] Former Palmerston North boy Chris Waller is the toast of Sydney as he leads in his 156th winner.
[05/07/2013] It's hard to believe, but Chris Waller reckons he was still learning things about training this week.
[05/07/2013] Leading jockey Nash Rawiller has achieved many successes in racing, but says booting home an early winner at Rosehill on Saturday for mate Chris Waller would be ''right up there'' in his show reel.
[04/07/2013] Hallelujah - Chris Waller's wait to break the Sydney trainers' premiership record will finally end on Saturday.
[28/06/2013] Chris Waller is three wins away from breaking Tommy Smith and Gai Waterhouse's record for Sydney wins in a season, and he admits the attention is starting to get to him.
[24/06/2013] ''Money aside there's no comparison to the thrill of winning a big race like this.'' The words came from super Sydney trainer Chris Waller after his bonny mare Red Tracer finally cracked it for a group 1 success in the $500,000 Tattersall's Tiara (1400m) at Eagle Farm.
[24/06/2013] Chris Waller says setting lofty goals in horse racing only leads to disappointment.
[24/06/2013] Chris Waller got one of the most satisfying group 1 victories of his career when Red Tracer won Saturday's Tattersall's Tiara to start a week in which he should break the record for the most wins in a single season in Sydney.
[22/06/2013] So many times circumstances have worked against Red Tracer winning a group 1, but in what could be her final attempt, the stars are aligning for the five-year-old in Saturday's Tattersall's Tiara at Eagle Farm.
[21/06/2013] Ingham Racing linked with Chris Waller in 2008, before his stable became an irresistible force, but the famous cerise colours have not been worn to group 1 victory for the chosen horseman.
[20/06/2013] Chris Waller is within striking distance of shattering the Sydney trainers' record for most metropolitan winners in a season, but the premier trainer won't even be in the state on Saturday to see it happen.
[17/06/2013] Chris Waller is getting better at coping with his record quest, but he is drawing on the experience of rival trainers Peter Snowden and Gai Waterhouse as the mark gets closer.
[17/06/2013] Relaxed And Happy has earned bragging rights in the Chris Waller stable with his victory at Rosehill on Saturday bringing up a milestone 150 wins for the trainer and his 200th overall this season.
[17/06/2013] Young gun Jason Collett had a win in the stewards' room on Saturday and will be looking to celebrate with an even bigger victory a week later.
[14/06/2013] ''If ever there's been a group 1 horse that hasn't won one, in my heart it's her.''
[14/06/2013] A group 1 clash with stablemate Red Tracer awaits She's Clean after a win in the June Stakes at Randwick on Saturday that looked unlikely at the top of the straight.
[14/06/2013] A Brisbane Cup win to Moriarty capped a memorable day for both trainer Chris Waller and jockey Nash Rawiller at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
[14/06/2013] Chris Waller's success with European imports is well documented but he admits some are more challenging than others.
[14/06/2013] Trainer Chris Waller heaped praise on fellow expatriate Kiwi Jim Cassidy after his Bo Derek ride to win the $500,000 Queensland Derby (2400 metres) on Hawkspur.
[14/06/2013] Numbers don't mean that much to Chris Waller but they illustrate what he has achieved in a remarkable 2012-13 season.
[10/06/2013] After Moriarty won the $300,000 Brisbane Cup (2400m) at Eagle Farm, Chris Waller revealed he had a special mate who accompanied him to Brisbane on Saturday.
[08/06/2013] She's Clean will be added to trainer Chris Waller's powerful Brisbane winter carnival team if she overcomes a horror barrier draw and wins the Listed $100,000 June Stakes (1200m) at Royal Randwick today.
[07/06/2013] Chris Waller arrived on the Australian racing scene without fanfare. In less than a decade he has become a comet, matched only by Peter Moody.
[07/06/2013] Regardless of his performance in Saturday’s Queensland Derby, Hawkspur has already fulfilled the expectations of trainer Chris Waller.
[07/06/2013] A perplexing result at his only attempt over the Melbourne Cup distance has earned Permit another chance to prove his stoutness.
[06/06/2013] Trainer Chris Waller is leaving nothing to chance as he waits on Stradbroke Handicap start for talented sprinter Riva De Lago.
[05/06/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller will have runners in all three Group One races in Brisbane on Saturday but will delay a decision on whether Red Tracer defends the Dane Ripper Stakes.
[03/06/2013] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller doesn't support strike action but he is backing a campaign to reduce owners costs.
[03/06/2013] Chris Waller is the leading group 1 trainer in the country, and could make it a perfect 10 if everything goes his way at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
[31/05/2013] This week's Chris Waller Racing newsletter features tributes to Rangirangdoo and a preview of this weekend's runners.
[28/05/2013] The genius of Jim Cassidy made all the difference as Zoustar won the $250,000 BRC Sires' Produce Stakes, 1350m, at Doomben on Saturday.
[28/05/2013] Top trainer Chris Waller described jockey Jim Cassidy as a marvel after they combined to win the $125,000 Group Three Grand Prix at Doomben on Saturday.
[24/05/2013] Like just-retired stablemate Danleigh, Rangirangdoo is nearing the end of a stellar career.
[24/05/2013] The 22-year-old Brenton Avdulla heads to Doomben for the ride on Arinosa in the Glenlogan Park Stakes with a sense of purpose as he realised she could take him to the next level in his career.
[23/05/2013] Chris Waller will roll the dice with promising two-year-old Zoustar and give him a shot at Group company in Saturday's BRC Sires' Produce Stakes at Doomben.
[21/05/2013] Chris Waller will rely on Permit to deliver one of the few off-season staying features missing from his resume with his other three McKell Cup entries likely to go north and south on Saturday.
[21/05/2013] The racing future of dual hemisphere Group One winner Reliable Man is still uncertain with his owners fielding offers to stand him at stud in the spring.
[21/05/2013] After yet another gallant effort at Group 1 level on Saturday, Chris Waller Racing’s stable stalwart Danleigh will be retired.
[19/05/2013] Chris Waller moved a step closer to becoming Australia's leading Group 1 trainer with a horse he confessed may not have even won the Scone Cup following an exciting Doomben Cup yesterday.
[19/05/2013] Chris Symons has done his chances of getting more rides for Chris Waller no harm, maintaining a perfect record for the trainer with victory on Fulgur at Flemington.
[17/05/2013] Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has started making his presence felt in Melbourne and jockey Craig Newitt is keen to go along for the ride.
[17/05/2013] Chris Waller might be hurtling towards the record for most wins in a Sydney season but it is a another title he covets most.
[16/05/2013] Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller will keep Rangirangdoo for next week's Doomben 10,000 but says Danleigh deserves a crack at Saturday's Doomben Cup (2000m).
[14/05/2013] Jimmy Cassidy delivered another masterclass to win the Rough Habit Plate on Hawkspur.
[13/05/2013] Trainer Chris Waller continued his domination of Sydney racing with a personal best five winners at Rosehill on Saturday.
[13/05/2013] Richie's Bickies could have a tilt at the Queensland Derby after the gelding was a heavily backed winner of the Sportingbet Handicap at Rosehill on Saturday.
[13/05/2013] The way Chris Waller is travelling, racking up 200 metropolitan winners in Sydney wouldn't be beyond him.
[10/05/2013] Vilanova will kick off his Australian racing career with the stable tomorrow in the Group 2 Champagne Classic at Eagle Farm over 1200m.
[09/05/2013] Chris Waller's team for the Lord Mayors Cup is likely to be reduced by one but he still looks set to play a leading hand in Saturday's staying feature at Rosehill.
[06/05/2013] Hugh Bowman predicted a bright future for the Chris Waller-trained Zoustar after he made it two from two at Hawkesbury on Saturday.
[06/05/2013] Thubiaan's recent activities could be a hint to a future over jumps but on Saturday his staying ability and toughness was good enough to earn him victory on the flat at Flemington.
[02/05/2013] The team of champion Sydney trainer Chris Waller cannot split highly-fancied stable representatives Illo and Moriarty in tomorrow’s $140,000 Wagga Gold Cup (2000m).
[02/05/2013] The decision to boost first prizemoney for next month's AAMI Stradbroke Handicap to $1 million has reaped an initial dividend, with 32 more horses nominated for this year's race than last year.
[01/05/2013] Leading Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman is more determined than ever to add Friday's $140,000 Wagga Gold Cup (2000m) to his long list of achievements.
[29/04/2013] Reliable Man put an exclamation mark on his career, which may be over after his comprehensive victory in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
[26/04/2013] The lack of a suitable lead-up race is likely to stop warhorse Rangirangdoo from running in next month's Doomben Cup.
[26/04/2013] Spring will bring out the best in French Derby winner Reliable Man but trainer Chris Waller is clinging to what he concedes is an improbable hope in the Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
[22/04/2013] The Chris Waller juggernaut looks destined to continue through to the final day of the Sydney autumn carnival on Saturday.
[22/04/2013] Modest Chris Waller says he never looks back and has nothing to boast about.
[20/04/2013] Anything you can do I can do better. That might have been the message from Chris Waller's crack filly Royal Descent to last week's Australian Derby winner It's A Dundeel after she spreadeagled the field in the $550,000 Australian Oaks at Randwick on Saturday.
[20/04/2013] Chris Waller has been playing catch-up this preparation with Kelinni, a week out from the Sydney Cup he got his timing right.
[20/04/2013] Less than an hour after Royal Descent annihilated the Oaks field, trainer Chris Waller claimed his third Doncaster Mile with Sacred Falls on a day he almost scratched most of his runners.
[19/04/2013] Chris Waller remembers taking horses for a swim at Foxton Beach in New Zealand.
[19/04/2013] The unassuming nature of Chris Waller is suited by flying under the radar. He did that successfully on a record-equalling Wednesday and has to some extent heading into Saturday's Doncaster and Australian Oaks meeting.
[19/04/2013] It is hard to imagine a time when Chris Waller wasn't regularly leading in winners.
[18/04/2013] Leading trainer Chris Waller and champion jockey Jim Cassidy combined to provide Northern Meteor with another smart winner when two year-old colt Zoustar won easily on debut at Canterbury on Wednesday.
[18/04/2013] A fighting victory by Catkins in the feature race at Canterbury capped a stellar day across two states for premier trainer Chris Waller.
[17/04/2013] Chris Waller will draw on Doncasters past as he heads to the famous mile with four runners - but he fears Gai Waterhouse's Pierro.
[17/04/2013] No horse in the modern era has won the Group 1 ATC Australian Oaks (2400m) in their first campaign - but trainer Chris Waller is prepared to give Royal Descent her shot at history.
[17/04/2013] Rangirangdoo's Queensland homecoming has been put back with trainer Chris Waller confirming he will not run at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
[15/04/2013] Chris Waller’s consistent mare Arinosa has continued her impressive rise through the grades to win the Group 2 2013 Sapphire Stakes (1200m) at Randwick today.
[15/04/2013] Progressive filly Royal Descent proved successful in rewriting the history books at Randwick on Saturday when becoming the first filly to carry 59kg to victory in the Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes.
[04/04/2013] Premier trainer Chris Waller knows his role could be one of party-pooper on Saturday as he shoots for a record fourth straight George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill.
[02/04/2013] Grey mare Arinosa was being hailed as the most improved horse in the country after she powered over her rivals to win the Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes (1200m) to wind up Guineas Day at Rosehill.
[01/04/2013] Chris Waller will send hardened warriors Shoot Out and Danleigh on a difficult mission to topple Pierro in Saturday's George Ryder Stakes.
[25/03/2013] Punters believed trainer Chris Waller would win the Group 1 - they just didn't think it was going to be Foreteller.
[22/03/2013] Chris Waller has an inkling the form surrounding the least fancied of his three Ranvet Stakes runners might be the best guide to the outcome of the $400,000 weight-for-age race at Rosehill on Saturday.
[20/03/2013] When Arinosa first joined the Chris Waller stable, the premier trainer's ambitions didn't exceed winning a midweek city race.
[15/03/2013] Five years ago Chris Waller experienced the highs and lows of Group One racing for the first time.
[14/03/2013] Chris Waller won the first Group 1 of the Sydney autumn and already has the Sydney trainers premiership won - more than four months out from the end of the season.
[11/03/2013] Shoot Out did what only the really good racehorses can do - turn what appeared to be a certain defeat into an improbable win.
[07/03/2013] He will saddle up an amazing six runners in the Group 1 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) on Saturday - but top trainer Chris Waller is happy to admit Shoot Out looms as the stable's best hope to win this weekend.
[05/03/2013] The dominance and depth of the all-powerful Chris Waller stable has never been more evident after studying entries for the Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[04/03/2013] Chris Waller admitted he did not know where to go next with Catkins after she accounted for the boys in the Fireball Quality at Rosehill on Saturday.
[04/03/2013] Chris Waller's heart skipped a beat but Nash Rawiller kept his cool to get Red Tracer across the line in Saturday's Millie Fox Stakes after a late surge from Queensland mare Risk Aversion.
[04/03/2013] Premier trainer Chris Waller could have as many as six starters as he attempts to secure a third successive Group 1 $350,000 Chipping Norton Stakes (1600m) at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[25/02/2013] Chris Waller already has his third Sydney trainers' premiership wrapped up but there will be no slackening off in the coming months.
[22/02/2013] OTI Racing has two of its European imports debuting for Chris Waller at Warwick Farm tomorrow.
[19/02/2013] TVN's Dean Pettit chatted to Chris this morning about the stables hopes in the G2 Apollo Stakes this Saturday at Warwick Farm.
[18/02/2013] Chris Waller could have five runners in the Apollo Stakes while fellow trainer Gai Waterhouse will delay a decision on whether Laser Hawk starts in the Group Two race.
[13/02/2013] Multiple Group One winner Shoot Out has lost nothing by the washout of Tuesday's barrier trials at Randwick.
[13/02/2013] The reputation of star New Zealand three-year-old Sacred Falls goes on the line at Rosehill on Saturday.
[11/02/2013] Stakes-winning stablemates Red Tracer and Nocturnelle begin their autumn campaigns against each other on Saturday as their carnival ambitions gather momentum.
[08/02/2013] Chris Waller Racing is proud to be a naming rights sponsor of a charity golf day benefiting the Sydney Children's Hospital and the Sydney Breast Cancer Foundation.
[07/02/2013] Chris Waller-trained group one winners Albert The Fat and Danleigh could be joined by new stablemate Tougher Than Ever in Saturday's Expressway Stakes.
[05/02/2013] The Brisbane Cup is the long-range mission for Secessio who has claimed his first Australian win from four starts since leaving his native Germany.
[04/02/2013] ANZ Bloodstock News recently interviewed Chris regarding the stable's purchases from the recent NZB National Yearling Sales Series at Karaka.
[01/02/2013] Gatewood isn't just a one-dimensional stayer according to Chris Waller, with Sydney's leading trainer open to the possibility of his summer recruit running in the $2 million Doncaster Mile.
[30/01/2013] The only problem with tomorrow's barrier trials at Royal Randwick is that they are only trials.
[30/01/2013] The first stage of a plan hatched last year by expatriate kiwi Chris Waller has been completed with representatives of the Sydney based trainer securing a package of 9 horses from the Premier yearling sale at Karaka over the past two days.
[25/01/2013] In a frank off-track interview, Chris Roots asks what makes Sydney's premier trainer tick.
[23/01/2013] In addition to the three yearlings purchased by Chris Waller Racing at the recent Magic Millions Sale, the stable purchased an exciting, precocious filly at the Inglis Classic Sale.
[21/01/2013] Chris Waller plans a winter campaign for She's Clean, which is still learning her racing manners.
[16/01/2013] Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has launched his bid for a third Doncaster Mile win with 21 entries for the $2 million race.
[16/01/2013] It seems no matter what the weather, the indomitable march to a Sydney training record by Chris Waller cannot be stopped with a double to the stable coming on top of three winners at Canterbury on Friday.
[16/01/2013] The Stradbroke Handicap is looming as a Group One winter goal for Triple Elegance after he rediscovered winning form in the Magic Millions Cup.
[14/01/2013] By his own admission, Chris Waller conceded the "one chink in his armour" has been the success rate with two-year-olds.
[13/01/2013] Fastnet Rock's domination at the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale continued tonight when one of his fillies, purchased by CWR, topped the fourth session.
[11/01/2013] With the key to Moriarty well and truly found, Chris Waller will now look to the Brisbane winter carnival after his imported stayer proved his class with a gritty win in yesterday's Gosford Cup (2100m).
[10/01/2013] Chris Waller has finally found the key to Moriarty, and believes the Gosford Cup sets up perfectly for the imported stayer on Thursday.
[10/01/2013] The Chris Waller-trained filly Mamwaazel produced an impressive debut performance to win the Pro-Ride Handicap (1200m) at Warwick Farm yesterday.
[07/01/2013] Autumn options remain open for English horse Gatewood who has adapted well to his new surroundings at Chris Waller's Sydney stable.
[04/01/2013] Rob Burnet from ThoroughbredNEWS recently caught up with Chris about the months ahead as the 2013 yearling sales series starts and the weeks count down to the 2013 Sydney Carnival.
[02/01/2013] A daring manoeuvre by Corey Brown clinched a listed victory for Moriarty in the Tattersalls Club Cup at Rosehill while at the same time it served as a reminder of the dangers jockeys face.
[31/12/2012] Aided by a crafty ride by Glyn Schofield, Caesar’s Princess notched up her well-deserved third career win at Canterbury on the 29th of December.
[27/12/2012] Sydney's all-conquering trainer Chris Waller will give boom two-year-old Champagne Cath her final lead-up race before the $2 million Magic Millions Classic when she lines up at Canterbury on Saturday.
[27/12/2012] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller questioned the lower prizemoney and lack of promotion for the Summer Cup meeting at Rosehill Gardens yesterday.
[24/12/2012] Top Sydney trainer Chris Waller has acquired a Group 1 placegetter from New Zealand with successful three-year-old Silk Pins set to join his Rosehill stables.
[21/12/2012] VRC Chairman Michael Burn announced today that prominent Sydney-based trainer Chris Waller will lease stables at Flemington, with capacity for 10 horses, from mid-February 2013.
[14/12/2012] Chris Waller is too modest to admit to it but that is just what he has done. He will never be remembered as a famous revolutionary like Che Guevara, Martin Luther, Gandhi or Mao Tse Tung but the trainer has become a pioneer in his sport.
[12/12/2012] While back in New Zealand last month for NZB's Ready to Run Sale, Chris was interviewed by On Sport about his background and why the stable now needs a Melbourne base.
[05/12/2012] Writteninthestars broke through for her second win at Canterbury on Friday night in the McGrath Real Estate Neutral Bay Handicap (1200m).
[26/11/2012] Chris Waller had Specific Choice pegged as a Rosehill Guineas horse until "he lost his way" but $168,000 from his win at Rosehill on Saturday indicates he might have found it again.
[19/11/2012] Chris Waller will consider a New Zealand group 1 race for Sacred Star after he won at Rosehill on Saturday.
[15/11/2012] Gullible doesn't share the explosive pace of older sibling Rain Affair but she has still managed to impress jockey Corey Brown with her maiden win at Hawkesbury.
[09/11/2012] If it wasn't for the colour of her coat, Arinosa would probably have been tucked up in her box at Rosehill yesterday.
[07/11/2012] The reputation of the Lexus Stakes as a reliable form reference for the Melbourne Cup was boosted once again when Saturday's winner, Kelinni, ran a slashing race to finish fourth.
[05/11/2012] He's gone through the doors of the last-chance saloon, but that won't worry the connections of lightweight Kelinni which has kept the Cup dream alive for Sydney's premier trainer, Chris Waller.
[29/10/2012] Top Sydney trainer Chris Waller will use Saturday's Lexus Quality at Flemington to secure either Kelinni or Permit a place in the Melbourne Cup.
[26/10/2012] It’s been an exciting week for the Chris Waller Racing team with our first ever Cox Plate runner, Shoot Out, primed and ready to do us proud from barrier four tomorrow at Moonee Valley.
[23/10/2012] On hand for the barrier draw, Shoot Out's owner Linda Huddy expertly chose barrier four for her four-time Group 1 winner.
[22/10/2012] A vital trackwork session at Moonee Valley on Tuesday morning will determine whether premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller has his first Cox Plate runner.
[18/10/2012] After winning the Group 2 ATC Premiere Stakes first up at Randwick a fortnight ago, Red Tracer has now made her way down to Melbourne to contest the Group 2 Yellowglen Tristarc Stakes (1400m) at Caulfield on Saturday.
[15/10/2012] Chris Waller has saddled up the first four home in the $85,000 Fal Construction Handicap at Rosehill on Saturday with Hoylonny spearheading the team.
[15/10/2012] Successive black-type wins has the Chris Waller-trained Nocturnelle on course for an autumn Group 1 campaign.
[12/10/2012] It looks set to be a rainy weekend of racing with plenty of the wet stuff falling today at Rosehill for our 13 runners entered for tomorrow.
[11/10/2012] Queensland Oaks runner-up Eliza Blues is on Chris Waller's short list for a trip to Melbourne, but first she has to prove herself closer to home.
[10/10/2012] New Zealand apprentice Alysha Collett will begin her latest Sydney stint with a trio of rides for premier trainer Chris Waller on Saturday.
[03/10/2012] The highly anticipated Super Saturday at Randwick is upon us with Chris Waller Racing being represented by eight runners at racing’s highest echelon.
[02/10/2012] Chris Waller is not concerned by the Gai Waterhouse juggernaut, claiming he has confidence in his team to fire for Sydney racing's "grand final" at Royal Randwick on Saturday.
[02/10/2012] Nathan Berry has missed out on a rare opportunity in a Group One race with Glyn Schofield to replace him on leading contender Stout Hearted in Saturday's Metropolitan at Randwick.
[27/09/2012] This Saturday the team has 10 horses entered at Rosehill with runners in four races.
[25/09/2012] Group One racing may be a bit ambitious for Kelinni this spring but he will be given his chance if he can win at Rosehill on Saturday.
[24/09/2012] Chris Waller will give Rangirangdoo "a chance to win another Group 1" in next month's Epsom after his fighting effort in Saturday's George Main Stakes behind stablemate Shoot Out.
[24/09/2012] The confidence Chris Waller has earned with two consecutive Sydney trainers' premierships played a role in Shoot Out's remarkable first-up win in the George Main Stakes at Randwick on Saturday.
[21/09/2012] Chris chatted to TVN's Dean Pettit about the three boys - Danleigh, Shoot Out and Rangi racing in this Saturday's Group 1 George Main Stakes.
[21/09/2012] Glyn Schofield knew a long way out victory awaited Nocturnelle in the Tibbie Stakes at Newcastle yesterday.
[20/09/2012] An exciting Saturday is ahead for the stable, with racing at Randwick and our first Group 1 runners for the season.
[19/09/2012] New Zealand Thoroughbred Marketing have uploaded the TV show Kiwi Bred to their YouTube channel and as an ex-pat New Zealander, Chris featured on the show recently.
[18/09/2012] The ever popular Rangirangdoo will be reunited with Nash Rawiller in Saturday's Group One George Main Stakes for the first time since they combined to win the 2010 Doncaster.
[17/09/2012] Imported stayer Stout Hearted highlighted his claims for next month's Group One Metropolitan with an impressive performance in Saturday's Kingston Town Stakes.
[17/09/2012] Jason Collett lost his offside iron at 300m mark and just had to hang on as Arinosa scored at Rosehill on Saturday.
[13/09/2012] Horsemanship, experience, upper body strength and a brilliant judge of pace.
[13/09/2012] We're back at our home track this weekend with racing at Rosehill before heading off to Randwick next Saturday.
[11/09/2012] Get behind the Chris Waller Racing team of Kerrie and Haylie and help us raise as much money as possible for the Sydney Children's Hospitals Network when we do the 4 tracks 4 kids walk!
[10/09/2012] It was some weeks ago on a freezing, mid-winter's morning when trainer Chris Waller tested Danleigh at trackwork - and realised the veteran sprinter-miler was back.
[07/09/2012] Chris Waller will rely on Kelinni in his quest for back-to-back Wyong Cups after electing not to accept with fellow import Stout Hearted.
[06/09/2012] Beach outings have been added to the regime of popular gallopers Rangirangdoo, Shoot Out and Danleigh to help break the routine of stable life.
[05/09/2012] Dean Pettit caught up with Chris at trackwork this morning to discuss this Saturday's runners at Warwick Farm which includes stable stalwarts Rangirangdoo and Danleigh.
[04/09/2012] The return to racing by Group One-winning stablemates Shoot Out and Rangirangdoo could be delayed with trainer Chris Waller to analyse their chances carrying big weights in Saturday's Tramway Handicap at Warwick Farm.
[03/09/2012] Thumbtacks has won more $400,000 in prizemoney without ever racing in open company but that's all set to change with the Group Two Villiers Stakes now a realistic target.
[31/08/2012] Chris Waller has opted for a gear change for Stout Hearted in the Premier's Cup as the astute trainer continues to try to hone the race-craft of the stayer on the rise.
[30/08/2012] Two greys and a heavily backed favorite put an exclamation mark on Chris Waller's best month as a trainer at Canterbury yesterday.
[29/08/2012] TVN's Dean Pettit caught up with Chris at trackwork yesterday and chatted about the stable's runners at Rosehill this Saturday.
[28/08/2012] Melbourne spring Cups hopeful Gatewood has taken another step towards his goal with a close second in the Group Two Grand Prix de Deauville.
[22/08/2012] Corey Brown likened popular galloper Rangirangdoo to an old bottle of red wine following his comeback trial at Rosehill yesterday.
[21/08/2012] The numbers will be against Chris Waller leading in another four-timer at Warwick Farm on Saturday but the trainer is hoping the weather is not against him with stable stalwart Danleigh.
[17/08/2012] In addition to securing his second NSW Trainer’s Premiership, Chris Waller was awarded his second Bart Cummings Medal at the Racing NSW Racehorse Owners Awards last night.
[15/08/2012] A happy bunch of Chris Waller Stable owners enjoyed their trip to Warwick Farm on Saturday with their promising import Kelinni saluting in the TAB Sportsbet Handicap (2200m).
[10/08/2012] CHRIS WALLER'S thoroughbred stocks for a Saturday meeting in town normally reach double figures but the Kiwi has only six runners scheduled for Warwick Farm tomorrow.
[10/08/2012] Shoot Out is the latest Group 1 winning star to don a compression suit after Black Caviar stepped out in one recently.
[09/08/2012] Danaura made it back to back wins yesterday against a competitive field of three year olds in the Spring Carnival Sept 19-20 Handicap.
[07/08/2012] Said Com’s Epsom Handicap prospects were further enhanced when the Chris Waller-trained galloper came from last to win Saturday’s Canterbury BMW Financial Services Handicap (1250m).
[04/08/2012] Champion trainer Chris Waller became only the fourth trainer in Sydney to top 120 wins in a season when the 2011-12 racing season ended at the Australian Turf Club meeting at Kembla last Tuesday.
[01/08/2012] Said Com will start a campaign befitting his status as potentially the best horse entered for Canterbury when he returns to racing on Saturday.
[01/08/2012] Trainer Chris Waller has retained his Sydney trainers' title with 124½ winners for the 2011-12 season, which ended on Tuesday at Kembla Grange.
[25/07/2012] Supporters of two-year-old Relaxed And Happy would have been just that watching the youngster space his rivals at Wyong on Tuesday.
[23/07/2012] New Zealand apprentice Alysha Collett has upheld the family honour by riding a winner at Rosehill as part of a two-week scholarship in Sydney.
[23/07/2012] ALYSHA Collett was born to ride. Weighing just 50 kilograms, the New Zealand teenager took on the big boys of the Sydney racing scene at Rosehill yesterday and emerged triumphant.
[16/07/2012] A DECADE on and Chris Waller's march to the summit of Sydney racing shows no signs of abating as the Kiwi passed last season's premiership-winning tally at Warwick Farm yesterday.
[13/07/2012] New Zealand apprentice Alysha Collett starts a two-week stint with leading trainer Chris Waller on Monday and plans are already in place for her brother Jason to return to Sydney.
[09/07/2012] The Melbourne spring carnival is likely to be a step too far this year but expectations are high Stout Hearted can go to another level after claiming his first Australian win at Rosehill.
[09/07/2012] BART Cummings has a mortgage on the title "Cups King" but Chris Waller proved beyond doubt he is the ''Import King" after two of his English horses, Stout Hearted ($21) and Kelinni ($9.50), fought out the finish of the ATC Season Pass Handicap (1400m) at Rosehill.
[05/07/2012] Hugh Bowman has inched closer to snaring a century of metropolitan winners this season with a treble at Gosford on Wednesday.
[05/07/2012] TEARAWAY premiership-leading trainer Chris Waller has nominated five horses he can not wait see return for the lucrative spring carnival.
[04/07/2012] Premier Sydney trainer Chris Waller will rely on three-year-old Disciple as his only Grafton Cup carnival runner.
[02/07/2012] Chris Waller has trained more winners in Sydney than anyone else for the past two years but it was with a sense of pride he welcomed Grand Business back to scale at Rosehill on Saturday.
[02/07/2012] Leading trainer Chris Waller has had his old boss Paddy Busuttin in tow for the week. The victory of Grand Business in the opener at Rosehill yesterday was special.
[02/07/2012] THE INTRODUCTION of statewide prizemoney increases has been welcomed by industry players and premier trainer Chris Waller is, understandably, a huge fan.
[25/06/2012] Leading trainer Chris Waller could rush Tromso back from Brisbane in a bid to claim back-to-back Civic Stakes wins at Rosehill.
[25/06/2012] The memory of one of trainer Chris Waller's biggest supporters was honoured in winning style at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[22/06/2012] LEADING jockey Hugh Bowman will put off his pursuit of a personal best 100 Sydney winners in a season to ride noted mudlark Red Tracer at Eagle Farm tomorrow.
[21/06/2012] CHRIS Waller squeezed the life out of the battle for the Sydney trainers' premiership with a hat-trick of wins at Newcastle yesterday.
[18/06/2012] PREMIER trainer Chris Waller moved a step closer to claiming back-to-back titles with a winning double at Rosehill yesterday.
[18/06/2012] Group One winner in waiting Red Tracer will spearhead Chris Waller's team for the final day of the Brisbane winter carnival.
[14/06/2012] Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller took the honours at a rain soaked Canterbury on Wednesday with three of the seven winners.
[12/06/2012] A few years ago Chris Waller went out on a limb and decided to bolster his fledgling Sydney stable with proven stayers from Europe.
[04/06/2012] Sydney mare Red Tracer proved she was the country's best wet tracker with a narrow victory in the Group Two Dane Ripper Stakes at Eagle Farm.
[28/05/2012] PREMIER trainer Chris Waller crashed through the 100 winners mark for the season at Rosehill yesterday - now for another best.
[28/05/2012] Chris Waller is on target for another improved season in terms of winners after breaking through the 100 win barrier in Sydney at Rosehill on Saturday.
[28/05/2012] Red Tracer will gallop at Rosehill on Monday with the workout to go a long way towards determining her Brisbane winter carnival missions.
[25/05/2012] PREMIER trainer Chris Waller will use tomorrow's Rosehill meeting as a guide to an assault on the Brisbane winter carnival, while also hoping to crack another metropolitan ton.
[25/05/2012] CHAMPION jockey Glyn Schofield is convinced trainer Chris Waller will successfully defend his Sydney premiership title despite Gai Waterhouse's late-season surge.
[25/05/2012] The weather will determine if Red Tracer forms part of Chris Waller's Rosehill representation on Saturday when the premier trainer looks set to claim his 100th Sydney winner for the season.
[24/05/2012] Premier trainer Chris Waller is on the verge of celebrating another century of Sydney winners in a season following a double at Canterbury on Wednesday.
[22/05/2012] A change of scenery has been used in a late bid to enhance the Doomben 10,000 fortunes of Albert The Fat.
[22/05/2012] Sydney mare Red Tracer is firming as a potential Stradbroke Handicap runner as trainer Chris Waller expands his winter options for the Group One placegetter.
[15/05/2012] Emirates Stakes winner Albert The Fat heads the weights for the $1 million Stradbroke Handicap next month.
[15/05/2012] CHAMPION jockey Corey Brown is convinced his mount Foreteller is not out of his depth against the likes of Manighar, Lights Of Heaven and Mawingo in the Group 1 $500,000 Doomben Cup (2020m) on Saturday.
[27/04/2012] REDEMPTION awaits internationally successful jockeys Glyn Schofield and Kerrin McEvoy in Saturday's Sydney Cup at Randwick.
[19/04/2012] The Doncaster Mile hasn't been the happiest hunting ground for leading jockey Hugh Bowman but the signs point to Shoot Out changing that at Randwick on Saturday.
[18/04/2012] SHOOT Out is ticking all the right boxes according to his trainer Chris Waller as he firms up in betting ahead of Saturday's Doncaster Mile at Randwick.
[17/04/2012] RANGIRANGDOO will run in Saturday's BMW Doncaster Mile after trainer Chris Waller confirmed last night he would start the popular galloper in the $2 million race.
[16/04/2012] CHRIS Waller could have up to five runners in Saturday's Doncaster Mile at Royal Randwick if he can get his head around why Rangirangdoo has 58kg in the $2 million race.
[16/04/2012] Chris Waller strengthened his grip on a second consecutive Sydney Cup when Permit continued his surge towards the Group One with a resolute win in Saturday's Chairman's Quality at Randwick.
[11/04/2012] It took just 200 metres of a Warwick Farm barrier trial for star jockey Hugh Bowman to reaffirm his Doncaster Mile confidence in three-time Group One winner Shoot Out.
[10/04/2012] TRAINER Chris Waller was struggling to contain his emotions after comeback galloper Metal Bender won the Group 1 $400,000 George Ryder over 1500m at Rosehill yesterday.
[07/04/2012] CHRIS WALLER may have his first Golden Slipper runner in Jade Marauder at Rosehill tomorrow but for Sydney's premier trainer the biggest day at his home track hasn't been without success.
[07/04/2012] Chris Waller will have runners in four of the five Group One races at Rosehill on Saturday but he won't be limiting his chances of stakes success to Sydney.
[04/04/2012] It is rare that two thoroughbred full sisters, owned by the same people, win races on the same day and it is almost unheard of when two win consecutive races over the same distance on the same track.
[03/04/2012] All Too Hard was simply outstanding last Saturday and Samaready is yet to put a foot wrong but I wouldn't swap Jade Marauder for any horse ahead of Saturday's Golden Slipper.
[02/04/2012] Premier trainer Chris Waller's chances of winning back-to-back Sydney Cups received a boost when imported stayer Permit raced to victory in Saturday's Listed Manion Cup.
[30/03/2012] Chris Waller admits the barrier draw for Saturday's Group One Rosehill Guineas will force some changes to the way Said Com will need to be ridden.
[30/03/2012] Chris Waller admits the barrier draw for Saturday's Rosehill Guineas will force some changes to the way Said Com will need to be ridden.
[30/03/2012] JUST six weeks after Hoylonny was named, his buyer died. Norma Ingham was the matriarch of one of Australia's most renowned racing families and she liked having her own interest in racehorses.
[26/03/2012] SAID Com's Doncaster Mile hopes will be put to the test in Saturday's Group 1 Flinders Lane Rosehill Guineas (2000m), with Chris Waller opting for the formula which brought him success in Sydney's feature mile in 2010.
[21/03/2012] An exclusive account of track work with Chris Waller as reported by The Daily Telegraph's racing reporter Brent Zerafa. Courtesy of thedailytelegraph.com.au
[19/03/2012] SYDNEY'S premier trainer Chris Waller looks set to figure in his first Golden Slipper after Jade Marauder's barnstorming victory in yesterday's group 3 Sweet Embrace Stakes.
[19/03/2012] HUGH BOWMAN was out of luck on his Golden Slipper ride Raceway and thought history was going to repeat itself at the top of the straight on stunning Sweet Embrace Stakes winner Jade Marauder.
[19/03/2012] SHOOT OUT will attempt to join several legends of the Australian turf by completing the Chipping Norton-Ranvet Stakes double at Rosehill on Saturday.
[15/03/2012] A veteran mare from far north Queensland provided an insight into Chris Waller's climb to the top of the training ranks with a first-up win at Canterbury on Monday.
[12/03/2012] CHRIS WALLER was fighting back tears after stable newcomer Shoot Out landed the trainer back-to-back Chipping Norton Stake victories at Warwick Farm yesterday.
[09/03/2012] Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/sport/horseracing/waller-trio-set-for-chipping-norton-shootout-20120308-1unkc.html#ixzz1oZ4MeQ2H
[06/03/2012] Premier trainer Chris Waller said he was likely to shy away from the Group One Coolmore Classic with Red Tracer despite the mare's effortless victory in Saturday's Millie Fox Stakes at Rosehill.
[06/03/2012] RANGIRANGDOO, the 2010 Doncaster Mile winner, is likely to have the No. 1 saddlecloth in next month's $2 million 2012 edition of the race at Royal Randwick.
[05/03/2012] Albert The Fat returns to Flemington on Saturday in a bid to win the Newmarket Handicap while his trainer Chris Waller will have three leading chances in Sydney's first autumn Group One race, the Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm.
[05/03/2012] SYDNEY'S leading jockey and trainer, Hugh Bowman and Chris Waller, are joining forces with the rejuventated Shoot Out in an attempt to win their second successive Group 1 $350,000 Chipping Norton Stakes at Warwick Farm on Saturday.
[27/02/2012] Dystopia, a sister to 2005 Golden Slipper winner Stratum, notched a valuable first stakes win when she held off the late charges of Alberton Park and Ofcourseican to claim the Listed Triscay Stakes at Rosehill on Saturday.
[23/02/2012] Hugh Bowman will be out to add to his impressive Apollo Stakes haul aboard Shoot Out on Saturday but fears gun sprinter Rain Affair will spoil the party.
[23/02/2012] SYDNEY'S premier trainer Chris Waller wants to open a satellite stable in Melbourne.
[20/02/2012] Premier trainer Chris Waller was more than happy he heeded jockey Hugh Bowman's assessment of Mangaroa Flyer after the gelding scored a tough win at Warwick Farm at his third start in 10 days.
[09/02/2012] CHRIS Waller believes bookmakers have got it wrong with his three runners in the Expressway Stakes and has nominated Danleigh as his best hope of winning the first feature of the Sydney autumn carnival.
[07/02/2012] The Expressway Stakes meeting signals the unofficial start of the Sydney autumn carnival and leading trainer Chris Waller will bring out three of his big guns for Saturday's Group Two race at Rosehill.
[30/01/2012] SYDNEY'S premier trainer Chris Waller withdrew boom three-year-old Velrosso from a barrier trial hitout at Randwick yesterday but still hasn't committed the colt to a comeback at Canterbury today.
[30/01/2012] Jade Marauder took a big step towards qualifying for the $3.5 million Golden Slipper with an impressive win at Canterbury on Saturday.
[30/01/2012] Nocturnelle will follow the path taken by stablemate Red Tracer and challenge Sydney's best fillies after an impressive return at Canterbury on Saturday.
[28/01/2012] IRISH stayer Wazn, prepared by a New Zealander, ridden by a South African and part-owned by an Englishman, took out the Australia Day Cup with the national flag on his back at Warwick Farm yesterday. Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/sport/horseracing/cup-victory-a-fittingly-cosmopolitan-affair-20120126-1qjqq.html#ixzz1kjVrDouf
[25/01/2012] Forecast rain in Sydney has buoyed the confidence of jockey Glyn Schofield ahead of Thursday's Listed Australia Day Cup at Warwick Farm.
[25/01/2012] Chris Waller has slated the Group Two Expressway Stakes as the autumn launching pad for new recruit Shoot Out.
[24/01/2012] They might be nearing the twilight of their respective careers but Rangirangdoo and Danleigh will be back to anchor Chris Waller's carnival team this autumn.
[15/01/2012] Hugh Bowman and Chris Waller produced outstanding results at Rosehill Gardens yesterday
[14/01/2012] Lightly-raced stayer Permit staked his claim for a Sydney Cup campaign in the autumn after overcoming some anxious moments in the straight to win at Rosehill
[12/01/2012] In terms of debuts, they don’t come much more impressive
[08/01/2012] Two great rides delivered Chris Waller and Ingham racing a winning double, but Republic Lad and Dystopia are likely to take separate paths after their Warwick Farm successes yesterday
[08/01/2012] Fundido got his Magic Millions Classic campaign back on track with an impressive barrier-trial win at Rosehill Gardens
[04/01/2012] Rangirangdoo, one of Sydney's most popular gallopers and the heavyweight champion of Chris Waller's premier stable, is only a month away from yet another spirited comeback
[09/12/2011] Dubai plans for Albert The Fat have been shelved with trainer Chris Waller setting the Emirates Stakes winner for a Sydney Group One autumn double
[06/12/2011] Natural two-year-old Fundido is heading to the Gold Coast and the Magic Millions Classic after his professional debut at Rosehill yesterday
[06/12/2011] Dynamic Honour underlined his staying potential when he completed a winning hat-trick at Rosehill yesterday
[01/12/2011] Leading Sydney trainer Chris Waller has been confirmed as the new trainer for dual Group 1 winner Shoot Out
[01/12/2011] Multiple Group One winner Shoot Out has transferred stables and will now be trained by Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller
[29/11/2011] The strength of an interstate challenge on an Eagle Farm black type race for fillies and mares on Saturday will depend on the handicapper
[17/11/2011] Albert the Fat is resting up for what is increasingly looking like his international debut next year
[14/11/2011] Chris Waller praised the initiative of jockey Glyn Schofield and at the same time predicted a big future for Sacred Pins
[09/11/2011] Weights will have to be raised 2kg for the Group 1 Railway Stakes after Albert The Fat was withdrawn because of an elevated temperature
[09/11/2011] Stakes placed four-year-old Altius was seen at the Rosehill barrier trials on Tuesday as the well-related youngster prepares for a possible summer return
[07/11/2011] Apprentice Chad Schofield is confident his first ride for Sydney’s premier trainer Chris Waller at Randwick on Saturday will be all the spark he needs to continue his recent run of winning form
[07/11/2011] Chris Waller has had a number of near misses during the Flemington carnival but he finally got the big money when Albert The Fat took out the Emirates Stakes yesterday
[07/11/2011] Trainer Chris Waller and jockey Nash Rawiller mused over the fickle game of racing at Flemington
[07/11/2011] Chris Waller’s Dubai dream is certainly far from a fairytale with Sydney’s leading trainer edging closer to establishing a boutique satellite stable in the United Arab Emirates
[04/11/2011] Sydney's premier trainer Chris Waller has made a compelling argument for each of his three runners at Flemington tomorrow
[01/11/2011] Chris Waller’s group 1 winner may be a rank outsider but to his owners, the Smith family, he’s already a star
[01/11/2011] Chris Waller will be hoping his two ‘real’ Melbourne Cup runners can provide him with the education he needs
[31/10/2011] Chris Waller offers a motivational spiel for anyone who has doubted they could claw up the cliff face or sit comfortably in the boss’s chair
[31/10/2011] Apprentice Jason Collett made his short trip to Sydney worthwhile with victory on the Chris Waller-trained Savannah’s Choice at Rosehill on Saturday
[28/10/2011] Chris Waller has seen enough to predict Foreteller won’t be out of place in Saturday’s Group One Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington
[27/10/2011] Danny O’Brien supports Racing Victoria stewards’ historic decision to bar horses from the Melbourne Cup
[27/10/2011] Sydney's champion trainer Chris Waller has hit out over qualifying conditions for the Melbourne Cup
Chris Waller grabs quinella as The Verminator and Hawk Island finish first and second in the Group One Metropolitan
Chris Waller adds a double at Rosehill to edge towards a century of metropolitan winners this season
Chris Waller may be enjoying a record streak at his home track of Rosehill Gardens but Sydney's leading trainer is even deadlier on Randwick's Kensington surface
Triple Honour, Who Nearly Defeated Weekend Hussler At Level Weights, Confronts A Career-Shaping Test At Rosehill Tomorrow