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NSW trainer disqualified for 18 months after cobalt positive sample

Racing NSW stewards' disqualified trainer Gordon Yorke for 18 month after finding him guilty of the charge under AR178, that he presented Follow Through to race on 13 July 2017 at the Grafton racecourse and cobalt above that excepted by AR178C(1)(l) was detected in a pre-race sample

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Victorian changes to race programming due to hot weather

Racing Victoria (RV) advises that race times at Kilmore on Thursday and Pakenham on Thursday night will be revised, and Friday’s Ararat meeting will be transferred to Sunday to accommodate for hot weather forecasts.

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May Sale set to include Karaka Million incentive

2018 brings a renewed structure to the National Yearling Sales Series and we’re excited for the fresh format to flow over with changes to the National Weanling, Broodmare and Mixed Bloodstock Sale

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Book Two Day at Gold Coast

Book Two section of the 2018 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale was conducted at the Gold Coast on Sunday.

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Day Four Magic Millions Yearling Sale

The Magic Millions Yearling Sale on the Gold Coast was completed on Saturday evening with a Book One gross of almost $156 million, over $22.6 million higher than last year. The average increased to exactly $228,000 while the clearance rate was a record equalling 89 per cent.

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Gold Coast stewards' report

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission stewards' report from the Gold Coast Turf Club's meeting at the Gold Coast on Saturday - jockeys Matthew McGillivray and Luke Currie suspended for careless riding, Currie for 12 days and McGillivray for one month for interference in the 2YO Classic

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Randwick stewards' report

Racing NSW stewards' report from the Australian Turf Club's meeting at Randwick - careless riding suspensions for Jeff Penza and Declan McDonogh and $600 whip fine for McDonogh

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Kembla Grange stewards' report

Racing NSW stewards' report from the Illawarra Turf Club's meeting at Kembla Grange on Saturday - apprentice Rachel Hunt, riding Seething Jackal, suspended for careless riding (AR137(a)) – permit to ride in races suspended from 18/1/18 to 21/1/18, on which day she may ride

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Magic Millions race incident

A runner in the Magic Millions Race Meeting on the Gold Coast was injured during Race 2 the Lexus Magic Millions Country Cup over 1200m. The five-year-old gelding Lomazzo was with the field on the home turn when the incident occurred.

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Day Three Magic Millions Yearling Sale

Five individual lots sold for $1 million or more during selling on Day Three of the 2018 Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale on Friday.

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RVL trainer and stablehand disqualified for nine months and 18 months respectively

RVL trainer Colette Cooper disqualified for nine months over Koop Creek being presented to race at Broken Hill with positive samples to meloxicam and cobalt detected in its system - stablehand Raharna McDonald disqualified for 18 months

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Smerdon and three others charged stand down and Show Cause letters issued to Vasil, Birchley, Nelligan in Lovani Inquiry

Aquanita Racing on Friday informed Racing Victoria that its employees Robert Smerdon, Denise Nelligan, Stuart Webb and Daniel Garland had agreed to stand down pending an upcoming hearing of the Victorian RAD Board in the Lovani Inquiry - She Cause letters issued to Tony Vasil, Liam Birchley and Greg Nelligan

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Greg Ryan stands down from Wellington on Sunday for x-rays

NSW Champion regional jockey Greg Ryan has stood down from riding at Wellington races this Sunday due to injury.

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Injured Lismore Turf Club Secretary to be discharged from Royal Brisbane Hospital

Lismore Turf Club's Secretary Manager, Scott Jones, was involved in an explosion at Lismore Racecourse on the morning of Thursday, 23 November, suffering burns to 45% of his body - expects to be discharged from Royal Brisbane Hospital on Friday

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Victorian double-header Wednesday's to launch next week

Racing Victoria (will next week launch three months of race-free Mondays and the first of ten Wednesday twilight meetings across the state.

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Day Two Magic Millions Yearling Sale

The overall sale gross of the Magic Millions Yearling Sale on the Gold Coast so far after two sessions on Wednesday and Thursday is over $89.6 million, over $10 million more than at the same stage last year. The average price on Thursday is $226,848 while the clearance rate increased to over 86.4 per cent.

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Gosford stewards' report

Racing NSW stewards' report from the Gosford Race Club's meeting at Gosford on Thursday - Race 5 Tye Angland was reprimanded he should avail himself of the opportunity of viewing the official footage - Jason Collett, the rider of Thirty Knots, pleaded guilty to a charge under AR 137(a) in that near the 50m he permitted his mount to shift out when insufficiently clear of Knock Toff resulting in Knock Toff being heavily bumped, crowded and then being checked - suspended January 18th until February 2nd

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Day One Magic Millions Yearling Sale

During Day One of the Magic Millions Yearling Sale on the Gold Coast on Wednesday a total of 182 lots were sold for a gross of $39.17 million and average price of $215,220, a record opening day average in the history of the Gold Coast Yearling Sale.

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Canterbury stewards' report

Racing NSW stewards' report from the Australian Turf Club's meeting at Canterbury on Wednesday - Run Sally Run - Stewards advised App Panya in similar circumstances she is to be more attentive when the instructions are issued and if there is any ambiguity with the manner in which she is to ride a horse, she should clarify those matters with the trainer

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Aquanita chairman responds to charges

Aquanita Racing's chairman Peter Howell has written to owners in the wake of Tuesday's bombshell concerning eight current and former staff members facing an array of charges over alleged race-day treatment

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