G1-winning rider was accused of having ‘100 pints’ and ‘2 bags’ on the night before he was due to ride.
Top Melbourne jockey Ben Melham’s conduct was described as ‘reprehensible’ as he was banned until May 2021.
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Aidan O’Brien’s run of back luck returned on Wednesday when Wichita, one of his Spring Carnival team, suffered a leg fracture.
Subzero, the horse described as Australian racing’s ‘greatest ambassador’, has been put down at the age of 32.
Charlie Fellowes has secured an exemption for his apprentice to travel to Australia to look after Melbourne Cup hope Prince Of Arran.
As many as 81 horses have been recommended for disqualification by Racing Victoria as it seeks to draw a line under the Aquanita doping scandal.
The Caulfield Cup, traditionally an essential G1 lead-up for the Melbourne Cup, looks set to be run after the race that stops a nation in 2020.