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Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

30 Nov, 2011

A four horse pile up at Doomben this afternoon has left premiership jockey Larry Cassidy and promising apprentice Priscilla Schmidt in hospital.

Schmidt has a broken right ankle and has undergone x-rays on her left leg while Cassidy is believed to have suffered fractured ribs and complained of back pain.

Schmidt’s mount Tisani Boy clipped …

Ipswich Whip Thief To Front Racing QLD

Ipswich Whip Thief To Front Racing QLD

19 Apr, 2011

An inquiry into one of the most bizarre events to occur in a horse race will resume this Thursday when stewards try and piece together the whip stealing saga.

Shane Scriven is the man at the centre of the drama after stealing another riders whip in a Queensland race last week..

Despite no formal protest …