Horses

Thu 21 Jun 2018

Banned McDonald makes amends at Ascot

Banned McDonald makes amends at Ascot

BANNED for 18 months for breaching betting rules, James McDonald has savoured atonement of the highest kind with Royal Ascot triumph.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Lady Aurelia flops at Ascot

Lady Aurelia flops at Ascot

LADY Aurelia’s hopes of running at Randwick in October hang in the balance after the star US mare finished a distant seventh in the King’s Stand Stakes.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Cup Day keeps Ipswich racing ahead

Cup Day keeps Ipswich racing ahead

The community of Ipswich again displayed excellent behaviour in another show of spirit and pride in our city.

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

Dwyer sizes up Lightning strike

BENDIGO trainer Shaun Dwyer is daring to dream his exciting filly Miss Leonidas can deliver him another Group One Lightning Stakes.

Last laugh for Ipswich Cup's 'nit wit' as 20,000 celebrate

premium_icon Last laugh for Ipswich Cup's 'nit wit' as 20,000 celebrate

The race has come a long way since 2007, when it was made an 18+ event, and interstate media labelled the organiser 'the Ipswich nit-wit'.

Sun 17 Jun 2018

'If I had another 80 like him I'd be a happy trainer'

premium_icon 'If I had another 80 like him I'd be a happy trainer'

'I grew up in Toowoomba, and to come down the road here to Ipswich and win this race for the second time now, I feel very proud and privileged.'

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