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RV advises against the use of altrenogist

RV advises against the use of altrenogist

Racing Victoria has advised trainers and vets to stop using products containing altrenogist as they may contain the banned substance trenbolone.

Winter Championship aim for Galaxy Raider

Winter Championship aim for Galaxy Raider

Galaxy Raider has been freshened since his last-start second and will head to Flemington for another start before progressing to the Winter Championship Final.

Special Missile to step up in distance

Special Missile to step up in distance

Trainer John Thompson will test Special Missile over 1600 metres for the first time at Randwick wiht the gelding chasing an overdue win.

Moroney galloper returns a positive test

Moroney galloper returns a positive test

Trainer Mike Moroney has been informed by Racing Victoria stewards of a horse returning a test to a banned substance following a win at Bendigo.

Randwick option looms for Faraway Town

Randwick option looms for Faraway Town

Matthew Smith-trained mare Faraway Town's bid to run in the Group One Tatt's Tiara appears out of reach with a Randwick race her fall-back option.

McDonald excited about Royal Ascot meeting

McDonald excited about Royal Ascot meeting

James McDonald has a host of rides during the Royal Ascot carnival, including a good chance in a Group One race and a ride on a horse owned by The Queen.

VJA chasing an increase in jockey fees

VJA chasing an increase in jockey fees

The increase in night meetings has prompted the Victorian Jockeys' Association to seek an increase for the riding fee of their members.

Super Cash chasing elusive G1 in Tiara

Super Cash chasing elusive G1 in Tiara

After a last-start second in the Stradbroke Handicap, Super Cash gets her latest chance to snare a Group One win in the Tattersall's Tiara at Doomben.

Churning set for initiation at Canterbury

Churning set for initiation at Canterbury

Randwick trainer Edward O'Rourke is looking forward to Churning's debut at Canterbury, his first runner sired by successful stallion Lonhro.

Former jockey Steve Jeffries dead at 55

Former jockey Steve Jeffries dead at 55

Popular Randwick trackwork rider, former jockey Steve Jeffries, has died aged 55.

Ed Dunlop eyeing Melb Cup with Red Verdon

Ed Dunlop eyeing Melb Cup with Red Verdon

Ed Dunlop hopes Red Verdon can develop into a horse capable of becoming the first British-trained winner of the Melbourne Cup.

Champagne Cuddles eq favourite for Tiara

Champagne Cuddles eq favourite for Tiara

Champagne Cuddles and Prompt Response are the early equal favourites for the Tatt's Tiara at Doomben, the final Group One race of the Australian season.

Victorian apprentice runs second in France

Victorian apprentice runs second in France

Michael Poy, the son of former champion jockey Michael Clarke, has finished second in an apprentices' jockeys race in France.

Decision time coming for Steven Arnold

Decision time coming for Steven Arnold

Jockey Steven Arnold hasn't lost his passion for riding and is keeping himself in trim riding trackwork at Macedon Lodge as he ponders his future.

Jungle Edge returning to Randwick

Jungle Edge returning to Randwick

Victorian trainer Mick Bell will return to Randwick with Jungle Edge for the Winter Dash and hopes he can press claims for a slot in the $13 million Everest.