Patrick Bartley Leading trainer Robert Smerdon will appeal the $10,000 fine for his part in the Damien Oliver betting scandal.
Max Presnell Gai Waterhouse had an easy points win over John Singleton in the second of their title series on Monday but lost one round on a foul.
Michael Sharkie Despite John Singleton's concerns regarding the condition of More Joyous before last Saturday's All Aged Stakes, punters showed no hesitation in backing his mare to win her ninth group 1.
Kate McClymont, Nick Ralston Controversial racing identity Robbie Waterhouse is set to be drawn into the stewards' inquiry that has embroiled his wife, trainer Gai Waterhouse, his bookmaking son Tom and the family's former close...
Patrick Bartley JUST three months after champion rider Damien Oliver was outed for 10 months for placing a $10,000 bet, another three jockeys are embroiled in a betting inquiry.
Patrick Bartley EXCLUSIVE Just four months after champion jockey Damien Oliver was outed for 10 months for placing a $10,000 bet, another three jockeys are now embroiled in another betting scandal.
Michael Sharkie Jockey Damien Oliver is expected to plead guilty on Tuesday to two charges of misconduct relating to bets placed on his behalf on rival horse Miss Octopussy in October 2010.
Nick McKenzie and Richard Baker The Victorian opposition will ask the state's racing watchdog to launch an inquiry into the handling of the Damien Oliver betting scandal by Racing Victoria.
Nick McKenzie, Richard Baker AUSTRALIA'S top jockey Damien Oliver - who will ride equal favourite Americain in today's Melbourne Cup - has admitted to racing authorities that he bet on a rival horse in a 2010 race and expects to...
Andrew Eddy Incompetence is nothing new to sports administration. In this country, racing has ebbed and flowed in its fortunes over the years depending on decisions made by men and (a handful of) women at the...
Andrew Eddy Damien Oliver today issued a statement claiming he had been "hurt" by allegations in today’s Sunday Age that the jockey had bet $10,000 on a rival horse in a race in which he was riding.
Chris Roots Racing NSW stewards have charged two owners with laying their own horse to lose on Betfair and a jockey with not allowing it to run on its merits in a maiden at Goulburn on June 16.
Chris Roots POLICE have demanded CCTV footage from a Camden pub as they investigate an alleged illegal betting ring operating on harness racing.
Michael Sharkie Leading trainer Robert Smerdon has lost his VCAT appeal against a $10,000 penalty incurred for his part in the Damien Oliver betting scandal
Kyle Mackey-Laws It's a tough day to try to get back on track after a duck egg last weekend, but we'll go down swinging at Ipswich.
Mathew Toogood The search for a suitable first-up race for Capital Commander has led Canberra trainer Nick Olive to Melbourne.
Chris Roots PROMISING three-year-olds Golden Sunshine and Sessions meet in a classic leader versus swooper clash at Rosehill on Saturday.
Tony White Trainer John Thompson labelled Peron a better horse than last year's Tattersall's Tiara-winning stablemate Pear Tart after the filly's determined win in the $100,000 Gai Waterhouse Classic over 1350...
Stephen Rodgers No certainty of cups campaign despite Gondokoro's dominant win in group 1 Queensland Oaks.
Kyle Mackey-Laws It's the biggest day of racing in Queensland - three group 1s and two group 2s.