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Brisbane Racing Club to change venue for Black Caviar

Brisbane Racing Club to change venue for Black Caviar

25 Mar, 2013

While the Australian Turf Club will be struggling to accommodate Black Caviar’s multiplying entourage, the Brisbane Racing Club is planning a venue change to give the world’s best sprinter a grand farewell during the Brisbane Winter Carnival.

Black Caviar is led back after winning the William Reid Stakes at Moonee Valley. Photo by Race Horse …

Frankel best horse of modern times

Frankel best horse of modern times

16 Jan, 2013

England’s retired super star Frankel has been named the best horse of modern times after receiving a ranking of 140 by the World Thoroughbred Rankings handicappers in London on Tuesday.

Frankel has surpassed 1986 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe winner Dancing Brave whose 141 ranking was revised by modern day assessors and downgraded leaving the …