Motorbike rider dies after collision with horse float in Tasmania’s north

Motorbike rider dies after collision with horse float in Tasmania’s north

Updated March 31, 2018 12:33:53 Photo: The horse float involved in the motorcycle fatality, in Tasmania’s Meander Valley. (ABC News: Daniel Blades) A motorcyclist has died after a collision with a vehicle towing a horse float in Tasmania’s north. Police said the rider was declared dead at the scene, at …

Seven plead not guilty to systematic horse doping, Robert Smerdon does not enter plea

Seven plead not guilty to systematic horse doping, Robert Smerdon does not enter plea

Updated March 01, 2018 15:05:12 High profile trainer Robert Smerdon did not enter a plea at today’s directions hearing into Racing Victoria doping charges, but the seven other trainers and stable hands all entered not guilty pleas. The group who all have links to Aquanita Racing were charged with a …

Horse racing: Winx sets world record with 17th group one flat win | Sport

Champion mare Winx has won the George Ryder Stakes for the third straight year at Rosehill in Sydney, and set a world record with a 17th group one flat win. It was her 24th-straight victory. With Saturday‚Äôs win Winx move past the previous record of 16 set by American horse …

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Golden Slipper favourite Sunlight could be the first horse owned by women to win the prestigious race

Updated March 23, 2018 11:53:59 Photo: Race-horse Sunlight has taken the Australian racing world by storm, and is tipped to win the 2018 Golden Slipper. (AAP: Albert Perez) Related Story: Come for a ride on the world’s fastest racehorse Related Story: Jockey trailblazer says women-only racing event ‘a step backwards’ …

How does it feel to ride Winx, the best horse in the world? Jockey Hugh Bowman explains

How does it feel to ride Winx, the best horse in the world? Jockey Hugh Bowman explains

By Steve Wilson Updated March 22, 2018 15:07:38 Video: Jockey Hugh Bowman shows what it’s like to ride Winx (ABC News) Related Story: Winx wins again, beating Black Caviar’s Group One record If Winx’s career to date has been an exercise in relegating the extraordinary to the simply routine, someone …