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Tuscan Fire Stoked for Adelaide Cup 2013 Bid

Tuscan Fire Stoked for Adelaide Cup 2013 Bid

Ballarat horseman Dan O’Sullivan is excited to saddle up his progressive six-year-old Tuscan Fire at Flemington Racecourse this Saturday as the stayer prepares for an autumn campaign targeting the 2013 Adelaide Cup in March.

Tuscanos gelding Tuscan Fire is a veteran of 38 starts to date, eight of which they have won, most recently scoring an impressive two and a ...

Jumps Racing Facing More Hurdles

Jumps Racing Facing More Hurdles

The validity of jumps racing is set to face another hurdle this week as South Australian Greens MP Tammy Franks moves to introduce a bill that would ban the sport in South Australia.

The bill is set to have major consequences on the Oakbank jumps meeting, which has been Australia’s largest picnic race meet since 1876.

However, Oakbank club president ...

Horse Racing Today – Friday December 10th

Horse Racing Today – Friday December 10th

To see out the working week this Friday’s racing programme is top-class with eight TAB race meetings lighting up country and metropolitan race tracks around Australia today, December 10.

Originally another meet was planned for Nowra in New South Wales, but the day has been postponed due to the state of the track.

With major meets scheduled at Moonee Valley ...