News About: Australian Racing Hall Of Fame

Boss Hoping To Cap Week Off With 2015 Doomben 10,000 Win

Boss Hoping To Cap Week Off With 2015 Doomben 10,000 Win

22 May, 2015

Glen Boss was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame last night and he is hoping that he can cap off a stellar week with a victory in the 2015 Doomben 10,000 in Brisbane tomorrow.

Glen Boss is confident that Scissor Kick can record a maiden win at Group 1 level in the 2015 …

Legendary vet Percy Sykes dies

Legendary vet Percy Sykes dies

14 Jan, 2014

Legendary vet Percy Sykes has died in a Sydney hospital aged ninety-three, leaving behind him a lifetime of veterinary work that virtually revolutionised the Australian horse racing industry.

Master trained Tommy Smith and his daughter Gai Waterhouse, above, used the services of legendary vet Percy Sykes. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sykes emigrated to Australia in …

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

22 Feb, 2013

Black Caviar joined some of the greats of  the Australian turf when the mighty mare was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame at a gala function at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne last night.

Black Caviar winning the Black Caviar Lightning. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Acknowledged as the world’s best sprinter, …