Horse Racing

Wed 23 Oct 2019

New animal cruelty claims, betting allegations in Weir case

premium_icon New animal cruelty claims, betting allegations in Weir case

Darren Weir’s right-hand man hit horses, court documents have claimed, while 'shocking' of horses has been allegedly linked to corrupt betting in Melbourne Cup.

Loving Gaby set to light up the night

Loving Gaby set to light up the night

Trainer Ciaron Maher expects filly Loving Gaby to bounce back from her best when she takes on the older horses in the Group 1 Manikato Stakes at The Valley.

Ballistic Boy zeroes in on $1m target

Ballistic Boy zeroes in on $1m target

Eagle Farm trainer Chris Anderson admits the $1m Bondi Stakes is an ideal target for his promising three-year-old Ballistic Boy.

‘The world has changed’: Lloyd calls for whip ban

premium_icon ‘The world has changed’: Lloyd calls for whip ban

Record-breaking owner Lloyd Williams has urged Australian racing authorities to be “proactive” and ban the use of whips.

Tue 22 Oct 2019

Avilius back on track after scare

Avilius back on track after scare

Stewards have cleared Avilius to race in the Cox Pate, while the forecast for rain later in the week is another good sign for the former race favourite.

READY TO RACE: Bowen adds another event to its calendar

premium_icon READY TO RACE: Bowen adds another event to its calendar

After the most successful Bowen Cup to date, a new event on the Whitsunday racing calendar has been added.

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