Tag: 'Racing NSW'

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Racing NSW unveils $1.5m Provincial-Midway Championships

Racing NSW has announced that the Provincial Championships will be run as the Provincial-Midway Championships in 2022, with more than $1.5 million in prizemoney on...
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Golden Eagle surpasses Melbourne Cup with boosted $8m purse

Less than two weeks after the third running of the Golden Eagle, Racing New South Wales has announced that the race will have an $8...
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Punt Drunk: Bendigo Cup flop gives Chautauqua fans flashbacks

This Friday's edition of Punt Drunk dives into the week that was in horse racing around the nation, which saw one horse emulate Chautauqua and...
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Bowman & McDonald fined for COVID breaches in Queensland

Two of Sydney’s top jockeys, Hugh Bowman and James McDonald, have each been fined $1,000 over a breach of the Queensland Government’s health directions whilst...
Racing NSW announce new race The Invitation

Racing NSW announce $2 million feature The Invitation

Racing NSW has announced a new $2 million race called The Invitation, which will be run at Royal Randwick this Spring Carnival. The Invitation, for...
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Golden Slipper and Sydney Autumn Carnival back a week

Racing NSW and the Australian Turf Club have determined that all race meetings forming part of the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival will be run seven...

Nervous wait as rain threatens Slipper wash-out

The Golden Slipper is likely to be run seven days later and some other races on the program merged if Sydney’s predicted downpour forces the...
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Punt Drunk: Racing NSW pumps up Saturday metro meetings

Punt Drunk brings you today's top tips and takes a look at some of the major stories from the last 24 hours, including Racing NSW's...

NSW Racing Receives Prize Money Boost

Racing NSW has announced significant prize money boosts for a host of country and metropolitan races, including the Group One Epsom Handicap.
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Final Countdown For Randwick Training Icon

Pat Webster is preparing for life after training but he will always cherish his time at Randwick, particularly his Doncaster Mile triumph with Happy Clapper.
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Portelli Calls For 2yo Calendar Shake-Up

Gary Portelli says trainers might be forced to take their two-year-olds interstate if more juvenile races are not programmed in and around Sydney.

Stewards Grill Rawiller Over Hero Ride

Nash Rawiller was in the hot seat with stewards, who have adjourned an inquiry into his ride on favourite Greek Hero at Kembla.

Racing NSW Relaxes Travel Restrictions

Victorian horses can now compete in NSW unencumbered after racing officials lifted the protocol requirements for interstate thoroughbred travel.

Setback For Kosciuszko Favourite It’s Me

Undefeated mare It's Me has been treated with antibiotics after developing a cough and will need a veterinary clearance to line up in The Kosciuszko.
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Hugh Bowman Wins Appeal Against Farnan Ban

Hugh Bowman has celebrated a significant victory off the track with his successful appeal against a suspension which threatened his spring carnival.
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Hugh Bowman Suspended Over Farnan Ride

Star jockey Hugh Bowman will miss the rich Epsom Handicap day meeting after being outed over his ride on Farnan at Rosehill.

Stewards Set A Date For Farnan Inquiry

Racing NSW stewards are set to resume their inquiry into the controversial first-up performance of Golden Slipper winner Farnan.

Racing NSW opens border to some Vic horses

The improving pandemic situation in regional Victoria has prompted NSW racing officials to allow the interstate travel of thoroughbreds from certain areas.

Pet food pit stop proves costly for Sherry

Apprentice Tom Sherry has been slapped with a $1000 fine for failing to comply with the direction of stewards during a lengthy gap between rides...
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Three-year ban for jockey Adam Hyeronimus

The riding career of Adam Hyeronimus hangs in the balance after Racing NSW stewards outed him for three years on betting-related offences.

Hyeronimus puts dramas aside to land win

Jockey Adam Hyeronimus has cast aside a dramatic week to post a victory aboard tough Tulloch Lodge gelding Taikomochi at Randwick.

Top trainer poised to form new partnership

Rosehill horseman Gerald Ryan will enter a training partnership with his long-time assistant Sterling Alexiou this season.

Bowman banned for six weeks over race fall

Leading Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman has been suspended over a race fall at Rosehill that involved injured rider Andrew Adkins.
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Bowman out for six weeks over race fall

Leading Sydney jockey Hugh Bowman has been suspended over a race fall at Rosehill that involved injured rider Andrew Adkins.

Adkins recovering in high dependency ward

Andrew Adkins remains in the high dependency ward of a Sydney hospital as he recovers from surgery following a race fall at Rosehill.