Horse Racing

Fri 27 Mar 2020

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...

Mon 23 Mar 2020

Turf club takes active lead in tackling issues

premium_icon Turf club takes active lead in tackling issues

The Ipswich Turf Club Management Committee has shown significant foresight.

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...

Laidley Cup gallops for zero spectators

premium_icon Laidley Cup gallops for zero spectators

Usually, the roaring crowd drowns out the thundering of hoofs. But this Laidley Cup was quiet.

Thu 19 Mar 2020

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.

Wed 18 Mar 2020

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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