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Overreach draws rails for Golden Slipper

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 12:36pm

The Gai Waterhouse-trained Overreach will start from barrier one in the $3.5 million Golden Slipper while Victorian filly Villa Verde has gate 17.  Read more »

Fiveandahalfstar draws barrier six in BMW

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 12:05pm

BMW Stakes favourite Fiveandahalfstar, the only three-year-old in the race, will have 11 rivals in the $2.25 Group One weight-for-age event.  Read more »

Dunlop thrilled with Cadeaux Cup placing

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 11:44am

More international racing is on Red Cadeaux's agenda after the 2011 Melbourne Cup runner-up finished second in the Dubai World Cup.  Read more »

Jockey to face new inquiry over India ban

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 11:37am

Jockey Martin Dwyer will have to wait at least another month in a bid to beat a two-month suspension handed out by the Royal Western India Turf Club.  Read more »

Commander tops 49 left in Grand National

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 11:27am

The 2010 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Imperial Commander is among 49 horses still in contention for a start in the Grand National at Aintree.  Read more »

Nathan Tinkler to quit racing industry

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 9:51am

Nathan Tinkler entered racing as one of the industry's biggest spenders but six years on his thoroughbred empire is for sale because of rising debt.  Read more »

Watering begins at Aintree

Tuesday 2 April 2013, 9:22am

Cold dry weather has forced officials to begin watering the tracks at Aintree ahead of the Grand National meeting.  Read more »

Peter Wells suspended for alcohol reading

Monday 1 April 2013, 7:21pm

Jockey Peter Wells has been suspended for six weeks after failing a breath test shortly before he was due to ride at Randwick.  Read more »

NZ filly out to defy history

Monday 1 April 2013, 7:12pm

No New Zealand two-year-old has won the Golden Slipper, but top Australian jockey Craig Williams believes Ruud Awakening can become the first.  Read more »

Schofield outed, fined and wins

Monday 1 April 2013, 6:44pm

Apprentice Chad Schofield had a horror day at Caulfield that ended with a hefty suspension, a fine and a winner.  Read more »