Horse Racing

Statewide blitz catches 13 trainers in net

premium_icon Statewide blitz catches 13 trainers in net

Queensland trainers, jockey, stablehand facing possible sanctions

Carnival hope for Spring raiders

premium_icon Carnival hope for Spring raiders

Racing Victoria seeks travel exemptions

‘Better than suspension’: Whip rule rears ugly head

premium_icon ‘Better than suspension’: Whip rule rears ugly head

Fines, suspension: Persuader rules should be whipped into shape

 
Banned trainer: Positive-test horse with ‘serial doper’

premium_icon Banned trainer: Positive-test horse with ‘serial doper’

Ben Currie is seeking a review of disqualifications imposed after racehorses tested positive for excess testosterone and cocaine in their systems.

Stewards protest they still have the whip hand

premium_icon Stewards protest they still have the whip hand

Racing’s most contentious rule is under renewed fire after stewards suspended a jockey for excessive whip use – but only after punters had paid a heavy price.

Cult galloper forced to retire after bleeding attack

premium_icon Cult galloper forced to retire after bleeding attack

Iron horse Black Heart Bart – winner of six Group 1 contests – has been permanently retired after suffering a bleeding attack at Belmont.

Hayes hoping import can win ratings battle

Hayes hoping import can win ratings battle

David Hayes has spring plans for three of his runners at The Valley, including English import Biometric, who needs to boost his rating

Slipper king to follow golden path to Everest

Slipper king to follow golden path to Everest

Golden Slipper winner Farnan is ready to return begin preparations for an ambitious spring campaign, including a likely tilt at The Everest.

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