News About: Taree

Ballina The Latest Casualty In Drenched NSW

Ballina The Latest Casualty In Drenched NSW

16 Jun, 2011

New South Wales continues to be battered by heavy rain and some of the state’s racecourses are struggling to cope with the inundation of water.

Major floods are sweeping through some areas and there’s little that can be done for infrastructure in the path of the deluge.

There are multiple cancellations and postponements for race …

Jockey To Walk Out Of Hospital After Breaking Neck

Jockey To Walk Out Of Hospital After Breaking Neck

15 Apr, 2011

Despite suffering serious injuries, Northern New South Wales jockey Allan Chau looks like being released from hospital by as soon as this afternoon.

Chau was involved in a disastrous accident last Saturday at a Port Macquarie race meet.

He was tipped over the front of his mount, Glenrock Doney, just after the start of his …

Commands Becomes The First To Sire 100 Winners This Season

Commands Becomes The First To Sire 100 Winners This Season

9 Mar, 2011

The Darley-based stallion Commands has been the first stallion to sire 100 individual winners this season.

The fourteen-year-old son of Danehill achieved his 100th runner this season after his six-year-old son Gypsy Ruler won at Taree last Friday.

Commands has achieved the big 100 every year since the 2007/2006 season and has cemented himself as …