Horse Racing

Wed 7 Oct 2020

Countdown to Everest: Minister considers boosting crowd

Premium Content Countdown to Everest: Minister considers boosting crowd

Tourism Minister is open to allowing more people into The Everest and is consulting authorities to ensure it can be done in a COVID-safe way.

Fri 25 Sep 2020

Tavion Prince ready for royal ride at Grafton July Carnival

Premium Content Tavion Prince ready for royal ride at Grafton July Carnival

While some way off yet, Craig Martin’s top gelding could be ready for July’s main event

Wed 23 Sep 2020

Lismore, Hawkesbury preview: Princes jostle for Cup glory

Lismore, Hawkesbury preview: Princes jostle for Cup glory

Warren Gavenlock is plotting a big turnaround with Ambitious Prince as he takes on Tavion Prince again in the Lismore Cup.

Gavenlock out to make amends with Ambitious Cup chance

Premium Content Gavenlock out to make amends with Ambitious Cup chance

Coffs Harbour trainer aiming to make up for 2019 Lismore Cup with Ambitious Prince

Sun 20 Sep 2020

BOWEN’S ARROWS: Lismore trainer a threat at Grafton

Premium Content BOWEN’S ARROWS: Lismore trainer a threat at Grafton

A string of chances puts the Lismore trainer in good stead for a winner on Monday

Tue 15 Sep 2020

Labor promises to fix ‘clunky’ racing appeals system

Labor promises to fix ‘clunky’ racing appeals system

Queensland’s clunky racing appeal system is set to be reinvented if the Palaszczuk Labor Government is re-elected next month.

Fri 11 Sep 2020

SHELTON UNTAMED: ‘Little beauty’ bags Grafton trainer $100k

Premium Content SHELTON UNTAMED: ‘Little beauty’ bags Grafton trainer $100k

Shelton galloper shines to qualify for Lismore feature as skies open up in Ballina

Sat 5 Sep 2020

Creighton breaks 12-month drought in Coutts Crossing Cup

Premium Content Creighton breaks 12-month drought in Coutts Crossing Cup

Spirit of Husson hadn’t won a race in over 12 months before breezing home in the Grafton feature

Wed 2 Sep 2020

Frawley gelding set for emotional debut

Frawley gelding set for emotional debut

The memory of racing enthusiast Danny Frawley will continue on the racetrack when Captain Spud, who is part-owned by wife Anita and close friends, makes his racing...

Mon 31 Aug 2020

Jockey involved in horse fall at Grafton races

Premium Content Jockey involved in horse fall at Grafton races

Races disrupted by incident involving Queensland jockey at Clarence River Jockey Club.

O’Rourke turns to Looker in two-pronged Grafton attack

Premium Content O’Rourke turns to Looker in two-pronged Grafton attack

Murwillumbah trainer puts faith in hometown jockey at Grafton race meeting

Sun 23 Aug 2020

Ballina horse trainer disqualified by Racing NSW

Premium Content Ballina horse trainer disqualified by Racing NSW

THE local trainer’s eight-year good record was considered during the punishment.

Thu 20 Aug 2020

Currie has ‘jigger’ ban overturned on appeal

Premium Content Currie has ‘jigger’ ban overturned on appeal

Trainer Ben Currie has been found not guilty of intent to use an electrical device to improve the performance of his horses, after successfully appealing.

Tue 18 Aug 2020

Bombshell texts that exposed jockey’s betting scandal

Premium Content Bombshell texts that exposed jockey’s betting scandal

Adam Hyeronimus has been disqualified for three years after being found guilty of betting-related offences. Read the incriminating text messages.

BANNED: Lismore horse trainer and foreman punished

Premium Content BANNED: Lismore horse trainer and foreman punished

Racing NSW have released its verdicts regarding the actions of a Lismore trainer and foreman.

Mon 10 Aug 2020

Tribunal slashes ban for disgraced trainer

Premium Content Tribunal slashes ban for disgraced trainer

The long-running Ben Currie case has taken another twist after the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal handed down its verdict in one of the legal matters...

Sat 8 Aug 2020

‘Why me?’: Broken jockey opens up on horrific fall

Premium Content ‘Why me?’: Broken jockey opens up on horrific fall

It’s been a tough 22 months for jockey Andrew Adkins. He shares his most recent experience of what it was like to be caught up in a horrific race fall.

Sat 1 Aug 2020

Chapman looking to start new racing season on a high

Premium Content Chapman looking to start new racing season on a high

Grafton trainer nominates top galloper for two big races across Northern Rivers

Fri 24 Jul 2020

Bloody mess: Disqualified cult horse loses MM crown

Premium Content Bloody mess: Disqualified cult horse loses MM crown

Cult racehorse Alligator Blood has been stripped of his Magic Millions Guineas crown and David Vandyke fined but the trainer says it’s only short-term pain.

Tue 21 Jul 2020

Hyeronimus facing two-year ban for betting

Premium Content Hyeronimus facing two-year ban for betting

Jockey Adam Hyeronimus could be banned for two years for betting-related offences, with the Group 1 winner set to find out whether he’s been found guilty or not.

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