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Nathan Berry's death rocked jockeys' room, says Glen Boss

Chris Roots Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Glen Boss said Saturday's Golden Slipper meeting was his "hardest day" in racing after the death of Nathan Berry.

Horseracing

Glen Boss to ride Bernabeu in Newmarket Handicap

Glen Boss.

Patrick Bartley Glen Boss may have been overlooked for the plum ride on Lankan Rupee in Saturday's $1 million Newmarket Handicap, but the leading jockey on Tuesday night gained the ride on talented Sydney sprinter...

Glen Boss predicts great things for Rebel Dane

Chris Roots Glen Boss predicts Rebel Dane will announce his arrival as one of the country's elite sprinters when he returns in next month's $2.5 million TJ Smith Stakes.

Horse Racing

Connections of Lankan Rupee have selected Chad Schofield over Glen Boss as the sprinter's jockey in the Newmarket Handicap

Lankan Rupee

Patrick Bartley Glen Boss secured the plum ride for just an hour on Tuesday before being replaced.

Racing

Puissance De Lune boosts Glen Boss' confidence

Glen Boss

Chris Roots Deposed Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune appears ready to give next week's Cox Plate a shake after an impressive jump-out at Moonee Valley on Thursday.

Horseracing

Puissance De Lune's future in balance as Glen Boss jumps on Jet Away

De Lune.

Patrick Bartley While one-time Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune enters a Ballarat veterinary clinic on Monday morning to determine his future, the entire's long-term jockey Glen Boss has managed to snare...

Question & Answer: Glen Boss

We speak to the champion jockey and Brisbane diehard before the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield on Saturday. He'll be on Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune.

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Lankan Rupee right on the money

Too easy: Craig Newitt celebrates victory on Lankan Rupee.

Adam Pengilly If the Australian horse of the year was still up for grabs before the T.J.Smith Stakes, it surely isn’t now.

Nathan Berry farewelled

SMH NEWS: Official program from the Nathan Berry memorial. 08/04/14

Peter Munro Two mounted officers on retired racehorses waited by the casket as clouds gathered and mourners moved inside.

Racing

Nathan Berry dies: acute form of epilepsy claims top jockey

Nathan Berry

Chris Roots The racing community is in mourning following the death of jockey Nathan Berry.

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Zoustar set for T.J. Smith after solid barrier trial win

Zoustar with Jim Cassidy on board. The horse is a starter in the T.J. Smith after a solid barrier trial.

Chris Roots Zoustar is set to run in the TJ Smith after a barrier trial win at Rosehill on Monday.

Racing

Voleuse De Coeurs ready to rattle the heavyweights in The BMW, says Michael Moroney

SPORT Messene ridden by James McDonald wins the last race at Canterbury on 28 December 2013. Generic Pic of jockeys hand and reins Pic JENNY EVANS

Chris Roots Trainer Michael Moroney, the underbidder on Fiorente when he was sold in England, believes he has the Irish mare to beat the Melbourne Cup winner in The BMW at Rosehill on Saturday.

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Ajax Stakes: Doncaster is Rhythm To Spare's ultimate destination

Caufield Races Thousand Guineas Day  -   race 4 won by Glen Boss on Rhythm To Spare
Photo Pat Scala The Age
Wednesday the 16th of October 2013

Chris Roots Rhythm To Spare, like many of his rivals in the Ajax Stakes on Saturday, is looking for a free pass to next month's Doncaster Mile at The Championships at Randwick.

Horseracing

Cooldini peaking at right time for Adelaide Cup

Jockey Glen Boss riding Cooldini

Patrick Bartley Robert Smerdon's decision to overlook last spring's riches with stayer Cooldini could be rewarded on Monday with a win in the $400,000 Adelaide Cup.

Racing

Randwick Guineas: Jim Cassidy lifts Dissident to upset win

Riders on the storm: Jim Cassidy produced a great ride on Dissident to win the Randwick Guineas as a storm closed in on Saturday.

Adam Pengilly Jim Cassidy lifted Dissident off the canvas to turn the tables on superstar Kiwi El Roca as Peter Moody sparked wild celebrations in the mounting yard with a stirring Randwick Guineas (1600 metres)...

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Jim Cassidy outsmarts rivals to snatch Coolmore Classic on Steps In Time

Out in front: Jim Cassidy on Steps In Time.

Matt Jones Jim Cassidy was described as a “freak” by rival jockey Glen Boss after the veteran snatched the Coolmore Classic on Steps In Time at Rosehill on Saturday.

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Achiever reaps reward

Big finish: Winner Silent Achiever (yellow colours) sets out after leader Carlton House.

Chris Roots It's A Dundeel and Fiorente were disappointing according to their jockeys in Saturday's Ranvet Stakes.

Hall of Fame

Horse racing industry to honour legends at Hall of Fame event in Canberra

Australian jockey Shane Dye.

David Polkinghorne Canberra gets its chance to host the Australian Racing Hall of Fame induction evening.

Black Opal Stakes 2014 at Thoroughbred Park Canberra

Join David Polkinghorne and Ben Westcott for all the racing, colour, fashion and excitement at Thoroughbred Park Canberra with the 2014 Black Opal Stakes.

Horse Racing

Hurdles helped Cooldini in lead-up to win at Flemington

Trainer Robert Smerdon.

Michael Lynch Robert Smerdon has cemented his reputation as the doyen of jumping trainers in the last decade.