Bad-mannered Holy Snow must trial again

The Darren Weir-trained Holy Snow has been ordered back to trials ahead of his start in the $1 million Group 1 Kingston Town Classic (1800m) at Ascot on Saturday week. Barrier staff took several minutes to load the four-year-old before a 1000m heat at Belmont Park yesterday. He then missed …

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Tess can stare down challenge of raiders

Trainer Dan Morton says Dainty Tess will be at her top when she locks horns with Enticing Star and a swag of Eastern States raiders in the $1 million Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes (1200m) at Ascot on Saturday. Six Victorian horses, headed by last year’s winner Viddora, accepted yesterday in …

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Wolfe, Rogers runners finish well back in WA Guineas

Albany gallopers Lordhelpmerun and Zetorio failed to figure in the Group 2 WA Guineas (1600m) at Ascot on Saturday for respective trainers Steve Wolfe and Roy Rogers. The pair were among the capacity field of 16 in the $500,000 feature race for three-year-olds but both settled in the back half …

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Live Commentary – Man Utd vs Young Boys

OLD TRAFFIC Manchester United may have their Champions League fate in their own hands tonight but the same cannot be said for their travel arrangements, with Jose Mourinho’s men at the mercy of the Manchester traffic again. United were fined by UEFA after the kick-off in their goalless draw with …

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Size matters in ‘sausage’ silage

South West livestock producers are increasingly switching to tube systems to boost efficiencies and cut plastic waste when baling silage. The main advantage of baling silage, compared to producing dry hay, is that pasture and crop forage can be cut and stored at higher moisture levels of 40-60 per cent. …

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Sam Barnett to face trial over violence restraining order breach

VideoSam Barnett accused of breaching violence restraining order.  Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsLink Icon The son of former premier Colin Barnett will face trial over allegations he breached a violence restraining order. Sam Barnett appeared in Perth Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday charged with breaching a family violence restraining order …

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Live Commentary – Leeds vs Reading

CLEMENT TAKES POSITIVE FROM WEEKEND Speaking after their 0-0 draw at Wigan on Saturday, Paul Clement took the positives – especially from Reading’s defending, which has not been the best with 29 goals shipped in 18 games so far. He said: “Based on the way we’ve been defending this season …

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