Barbara Joseph

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Canberra trainers Barbara Joseph and Paul Jones add Sydney gallopers to team

Jared Dorrington Barbara Joseph and Paul Jones have welcomed two former Sydney gallopers to their team before Sunday's Canberra meet.

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Canberra jockey Brendan Ward breaks neck, but vows to be back in saddle

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Chris Wilson Canberra jockey Brendan Ward says he'll overcome a broken neck and be back riding in three months.

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Canberra apprentice jockey Carly Frater looks to bounce back from serious fall

Canberra apprentice Carly Frater.

Chris Wilson Canberra apprentice jockey Carly Frater has told her trainers she is desperate to continue her career.

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Apprentice jockey Claire Gee takes chance with breakout double at Thoroughbred Park

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Jon Tuxworth Apprentice jockey Claire Gee says the Canberra racing community has rallied behind injured jockeys Brendan Ward and Carly Frater after she guided two of Frater's rides to wins at Thoroughbred Park.

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Bank On Henry overcomes rough start to score impressive win

Jared Dorrington.

Jared Dorrington Bank On Henry turned many heads with his maiden victory performance at Thoroughbred Park on Friday.

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Tim Bell and Jason Collett headline jockeys visiting for Coffs Harbour carnival

Ready for Coffs: Tim Bell is expected to be among the winners in the Coffs Harbour carnival.

Adam Pengilly Brisbane's newly-crowned champion jockey Tim Bell and Sydney's rising young star Jason Collett are expected to headline the riding ranks during the Coffs Harbour carnival this week.

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Cumberland Range celebrates birthday in style

Jared Dorrington.

Jared Dorrington For those who like the day off work on their birthday, spare a thought for the horses which still had to go around in variable winter conditions at Thoroughbred Park on Friday.

Just A Blur changes gear to loom as Wagga Guineas hope

Lee Gaskin A simple gear change could be just the trick for Canberra filly Just A Blur taking out the $40,000 Wagga Guineas next week.

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Al Ahmar ready for Gundagai Cup defence

Tony White Canberra co-trainers Barbara Joseph and her son Paul Jones are hoping history repeats when Al Ahmar lines up in Sunday’s $30,000 Gundagai Cup (1800 metres).

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Al Ahmar wins back-to-back Gundagai Cups

David Polkinghorne Al Ahmar goes back-to-back at Gundagai, but trainers' thoughts with Nathan Berry's family.

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Wet Wagga track could suit Al Ahmer

Jared Dorrington Past The Post

Jared Dorrington Training partners Barbara Joseph and Paul Jones will have a runner in each of the feature races at Wagga on Sunday, but the track condition will play a large part in their chances.

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Race for premierships in Canberra heating up

Richard Bensley is leading the jockeys' premiership having racked up 15 wins this season.

Jared Dorrington There are now just four meetings remaining at Thoroughbred Park this season for jockeys and trainers to fight out their respective premierships.

Trainer Paul Jones hopes War Command gets to front up at Hawkesbury

Jared Dorrington Past The Post

Jared Dorrington Canberra co-trainer Paul Jones is confident War Command can do better than his disappointing debut effort at Wagga when the three-year-old steps out second-up at Hawkesbury on Tuesday.

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Nick Olive favourite to win back-to-back Canberra trainers' titles

Canberra trainer Nick Olive, centre.

David Polkinghorne Canberra's leading trainer Nick Olive says the past two months have been some of his toughest.

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Joseph heads for the coast hoping to have a day out in Sydney

11 March 2012 NEWS Canberra Times photograph by GRAHAM TIDY Story by David Polkinghorne The Black Opal Stakes race day at Thoroughbred Park. Celebrations for Canberra trainer, Barbara Joseph, and her co-trainer son, Paul Jones, after Fill The Page won the Canberra Cup.

David Polkinghorne One of the advantages of being in a training partnership is that when one trainer is on holidays, the other can look after the horses.

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Hopes Al Ahmar will continue stable's winning streak

Jared Dorrington Training partners Paul Jones and Barbara Joseph will saddle up Al Ahmar for a tilt at the feature Ted Ryder Cup (1600 metres) at Wagga on Christmas Eve.

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Ballina scraps ladies-only event

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA. Glyn Schofield - Hawkesbury Stand Alone Meeting held at Hawkesbury Racecourse, Clarendon, May 4 2013. PHOTO: GEOFF JONES glyn

Tony White Next Sunday's Iris Nielsen Memorial Classic at Ballina is no longer a ladies-only invitation event and, due to Ballina Jockey Club undergoing financial restructuring, the race has had a prizemoney...

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Al Ahmer leads charge among capital-city trio in Bega Cup contention

Jared Dorrington Three highly-rated Canberra gallopers will fly the flag for the capital in Sunday's $35,000 Bega Cup (1600m).

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Meticulously not certain to run in Canberra Guineas despite preview win

David Polkinghorne Meticulously has earned a spot in the listed Canberra Guineas (1400 metres), but is looking for more ground.

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Trainer hopes Just a Blur will follow earlier path of Ain't Seen Nothin'

David Polkinghorne Barbara Joseph hopes the Canberra Guineas will be the start of Just A Blur following a famous path.