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Hines Anticipates Little Effect On Jumps Racing’s Future

Hines Anticipates Little Effect On Jumps Racing’s Future

6 May, 2011

Jumps Racing

Racing Victoria Chief Executive Rob Hines has defended the future of jumps racing with the belief that yesterday’s incidents will have little or no effect on the sport.

The biggest jumps race of the May Day Carnival in Warrnambool yesterday was the scene of horror after a horse jumped a  three metre high …

Further Problems Plague Jumps Carnival’s Grand Annual

Further Problems Plague Jumps Carnival’s Grand Annual

5 May, 2011

The feature race of Warrnambool’s May Racing Carnival, the Grand Annual Steeplechase, was the scene of an array of accidents when it took place this afternoon.

Six of the eight runners either fell or lost their jockeys throughout the race, with only two horses managing to cross the finish line.

The problems were taken to …