Racing Industry

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The latest news, features and analysis on the industry which runs racing.

Racing Victoria’s quandary - does Darren Weir deserve a way back?

Was Darren Weir’s victory at the Victorian Racing Tribunal this week his most significant step back from his exodus? Racing Victoria may not think so, but the day is rapidly approaching when it will be forced to decide if there is a way back for the disgraced one-time champion trainer.

Darren Weir cleared on corruption charges over use of ‘jigger’

The Victorian Racing Tribunal has found Darren Weir not guilty of corruption in relation to his use of a ‘jigger’ on three racehorses.

Ramdhani resigns as Gold Coast track manager, replaces Ross at Australian Turf Club

The Australian Turf Club has appointed former racecourse general manager Nevesh Ramdhani as head of its racing and wagering division.

Australia’s next generation of bush horsemen and women are on a different path

Does the exponential rise in the popularity of campdrafting in rural and outback Australia threaten the grassroots of thoroughbred racing?

NSW government won’t guarantee that Rosehill sale needs ATC members’ support

The NSW government has cast doubts on whether Australian Turf Club (ATC) members will have the final say on the future of Rosehill.

‘Leave it to the judge’ - how Natashia Radford broke down racing’s barriers

Natashia Radford is hoping her raceday duties as a judge can inspire other women to pursue important roles in the Australian racing industry.

Jockey Kayla Nisbet hangs up saddle to pursue racing media career

Kayla Nisbet has announced her retirement from the riding ranks, saying she is looking forward to the next chapter in racing as a form analyst and presenter.
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