Horse Racing

Cox Plate centenary edition under serious threat

premium_icon Cox Plate centenary edition under serious threat

Doubts already hang over one Australia’s greatest races.

Fast Lane to Japan for jockey to avoid virus

Fast Lane to Japan for jockey to avoid virus

Top jockey Damian Lane has jumped town and turned to Japan.

‘We can’t afford for the horse’s sake to shut the doors’

premium_icon ‘We can’t afford for the horse’s sake to shut the doors’

Animal welfare should be a key consideration for governments.

 
The Response Coffs trainer called for to end in a spell

premium_icon The Response Coffs trainer called for to end in a spell

Delayed Response might have earned a good break after the Coffs Harbour mare secured her third race win at Armidale on Sunday.

Horse racing back on after jockey tests negative

premium_icon Horse racing back on after jockey tests negative

It was the coronavirus test outcome that Australian racing had been hoping for as it fights to be the last major sport still in play, with jockey Mark Zahra returning a...

Racing wins reprieve but will soon bow to inevitable

premium_icon Racing wins reprieve but will soon bow to inevitable

All three racing codes in Victoria will continue for the time being but, like most other industries in the wake of a shutdown of non-essential services, ‘there will be...

Virus forces jockeys to split into two groups

Virus forces jockeys to split into two groups

Some of the biggest names will be separated from their fellow hoops in order to compete at William Reid Stakes meeting and Golden Slipper Day.

Alligator Blood fairytale takes twist after irregularity

premium_icon Alligator Blood fairytale takes twist after irregularity

feel-good story of Magic Millions day threatens to turn into a nightmare

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