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.
Champion jump jockey Steven Pateman incurred a three-year disqualification after being found to have administered cobalt to one of the horses he trains.
G1-winning jockey Ben Melham has been charged with betting-related offences after an investigation by stewards in Victoria.
Racing in Australia is set to resume after jockey Mark Zahra was given the all-clear following a COVID-19 test.
Racing in New Zealand was brought to a halt by the coronavirus pandemic on Monday when a four-week suspension was announced, but the sport will continue in Australia under restrictions.