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Laing horse banned from racing for a year

Laing horse banned from racing for a year

Stewards are continuing investigations into the detection of a banned anabolic steroid in a blood sample taken from the Robbie Laing-trained Little Indian.

Racing NSW to assist Canberra participants

Racing NSW to assist Canberra participants

Sydney trainer Pat Webster will head a group to offer support to Canberra racing participants after an accident in which local rider Samara Johnson was killed.

Red Excitement back to old self: Ryan

Red Excitement back to old self: Ryan

Trainer Gerald Ryan is convinced Red Excitement has found his form again ahead of the Group Two Villiers Stakes.

Nash Rawiller wins his first Hong Kong G1

Nash Rawiller wins his first Hong Kong G1

Mr Stunning's success in the Hong Kong Sprint has given jockey Nash Rawiller his first Group One win in Hong Kong.

Caulfield race next on Vinland's agenda

Caulfield race next on Vinland's agenda

After an impressive win at Sandown last start, promising colt Vinland is scheduled to run over 1700 metres at Caulfield.

Pony Power set to trial before Doomben

Pony Power set to trial before Doomben

Magic Millions hopeful Pony Power will have a barrier trial before a decision is made whether she returns in the Calaway Gal Stakes at Doomben.

Tracey Pelling new integrity unit boss

Tracey Pelling new integrity unit boss

Experienced police officer Tracey Pelling has been announced as the new boss of the integrity unit at the Queensland Racing Integrity Commission.

Music Magnate on comeback trail

Music Magnate on comeback trail

The Bjorn Baker-trained Music Magnate has won a barrier trial to signal he is ready to return to racing after injury.

Extra Zero retired after 109 starts

Extra Zero retired after 109 starts

Veteran Extra Zero has been retired by Lindsay Park Racing after 109 starts which included seven wins and 33 placings.

Fradd takes premiership lead

Fradd takes premiership lead

Robbie Fradd has used Jeff Lloyd's absence to sweep to the lead in the Brisbane jockeys' premiership.

Victoria wins Origin series in Queensland

Victoria wins Origin series in Queensland

Clare Lindop has won on Witness at the Sunshine Coast to steer Victoria to victory in the Origin Challenge series run over three days in Queensland.

Trapeze Artist to be aimed at Guineas

Trapeze Artist to be aimed at Guineas

The Randwick Guineas is the next Group One target for Golden Rose winner Trapeze Artist who is back in work at Rosehill.

Written By to be aimed at autumn features

Written By to be aimed at autumn features

Trainer Grahame Begg is hoping promising two-year-old colt Written By can make an impact in feature juvenile races in both Melbourne and Sydney.

Highland Reel bows out with G1 win

Highland Reel bows out with G1 win

Irish horse Highland Reel has made his last start a winning one, taking out the Hong Kong Vase at Sha Tin.

Highly Geared unable to ease Kirkup's pain

Highly Geared unable to ease Kirkup's pain

Hospitalised trainer Garry Kirkup has watched in physical and emotional pain as Highly Geared ran in the memory of his partner Samara Johnson at Rosehill.