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2015 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Day Meeting Postponed

2015 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Day Meeting Postponed

2 May, 2015

The 2015 Hawkesbury Gold Cup Day Meeting has been postponed due to concerns about the state of the track.

UPDATE: The Group 3 Darley Crown and the Group 3 Hawkesbury Guineas have been added to the Rosehill meeting on Saturday 9th May 2015, while the Hawkesbury Cup has been transferred to an Open Handicap 1600 …

Telstra Black Out Proves Costly To Racing

Telstra Black Out Proves Costly To Racing

25 Jul, 2011

Telstra is said to be responsible for the blackout that affected Sky Racing and TVN broadcasters yesterday.

Punters and racing enthusiasts were forced to listen to races without vision for eight hours after a problem occurred at around 12.45pm yesterday.

Racing administrators in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria believe they have lost more than …

Barrier Draw Set To Rain On Conner’s Parade

Barrier Draw Set To Rain On Conner’s Parade

28 Apr, 2011

While Sydney trainer Marc Conners is usually jumping for joy at the prospect of nabbing an inside gate for one of his horses, his barrier draw of one for this Saturday’s Hawkesbury Guineas is extremely unwelcome.

With substantial rain falling on Hawkesbury Racecourse throughout the week, and with more expected to come, the inside barrier …