Ballarat-based Irish jockey John Allen has claimed the Tommy Corrigan Medal for a second year in succession.
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Mitch Freedman will relocate his thoroughbred training operation to the Ballarat Turf Club.
Ballarat racing took centre stage at the annual Country Racing Victoria awards function on Saturday night.
A pleased Matt Cumani walked back into his Ballarat stables on Tuesday after serving a suspension handed down to him on May 16.
Darren Weir finishes with 449 winners for 2016-17.
Australia’s leading trainer Darren Weir has thrown his support behind the Ballarat Turf Club becoming Victoria’s newest synthetic racing venue.
Stewards have opened an investigation after scratching the Simon Morrish-trained Show A Star from a race at Flemington on suspicion the horse had received a race day treatment.
Dean Yendall and Gallic Chieftain combine for more success.
Melbourne Cup winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down by stewards after reportedly returning a positive sample to banned substance Phentermine.
Racing Minister Martin Pakula has announced $330,000 in funding from the state government to go towards regional racing clubs.
Having grown up in the country, trainer Symon Wilde well remembers the older style of training horses.
Trainer Darren Weir and jockey John Allen have made it back-to-back South Australian Derby victories, with Volatile Mix taking out the Classic at Morphettville.
Darren Weir is considering taking on another apprentice jockey.
Darren Weir’s foreman Jarrod McLean says he is disappointed in a permanent ban on using Warrnambool’s Killarney Beach for training racehorses.
Ballarat trainer Mark Lewis claimed some rare city success when The Card Players prevailed at Sandown on Monday.