Boost in prizemoney for Texas Cup

The Texas Cup will be held on Saturday December 12.

A boost in prizemoney will draw competitors and spectators to the turf this Saturday for the Texas Jockey Club flagship country race meeting. According to Club President, David ‘Tags’ Thompson, additional sponsors has helped pool together almost $40,000 in prizemoney across five races throughout … [Read more...]

Cuts to Country Racing a Fear for Regional Queensland

LNP kicks up dust with fears over funding cuts for country races in Queensland.

Concerns for the future of country racing are circulating faster than Phar Lap, since the Labor government dodged questions about funding during last week’s Estimates Hearings. Shadow Minister for Sport and Racing, Jann Stuckey, has expressed concerns that the racing industry will suffer if the … [Read more...]