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August 10, 1:57 PM
Click on the link to watch the feature on Kingfisher Ultra Bangalore Derby.   Link
August 10, 12:05 PM
All trainers have been advised to run their horses with pacifiers for Saturday's races at Pune. The kickback had injured several horses in the eye in the races held over the last few weeks.
August 8, 4:18 PM
Rains force cancellation of Bangalore races after the running of the fifth race. However, the Summer Million has been postponed to be held on Friday as the first race of the day.
August 8, 3:54 PM
It is raining heavily in Bangalore. The officials are checking on the penetrometer reading to see if racing could be continued.
August 7, 5:51 PM
Mysore Race Club Stewards have decided to cancel the remaning races of the day due to fading light.
August 7, 8:10 AM
Rains have relented at Mysore. Racing will go through on Wednesday. The going will be soft.
August 6, 10:12 PM
It is raining heavily at Mysore. The decision about Wednesday's racing will be taken after an inspection of the track in the morning.
August 4, 4:51 PM
Sunday's Pune races which were postponed due to unsafe underfoot conditions have been scheduled to be held on Sunday, August 11.
August 4, 11:45 AM
Sunday's Pune races have been postponed. The date on which the same card will be gone through will be announced later.
August 4, 11:24 AM
The fate of Sunday's Pune races will be decided in the next hour as track inspection is going on. Rains have pounded Pune and there are doubts about racing going through.
July 31, 10:11 AM
Click on the link to watch the video feature on Bangalore Derby produced by TCG Studios.   Link
July 27, 11:35 PM
Enable beats Crystal Ocean in a sensational finish in the Gr 1 King George Stakes at Ascot on Saturday. Click on the link for the video.   Link
July 27, 2:41 PM
Please note that in the second race of Saturday at Bangalore, the jockeys are not allowed to carry the whip.
July 23, 6:18 PM
Bangalore Turf Club will not be conducting off-course betting o Hyderabad races to be held on Wednesday in view of Section 144 being in force.
July 22, 7:41 PM
The Income Tax Appellate Board of Mumbai has ruled that stake money does not attract TDS under 194BB which should be a big relief to racehorse owners. This should help fight the matter which is in front of the Division Bench of the Karnataka High Court which has stayed the order of a single judge who had held a similar view.
July 22, 6:53 PM
Based on the fresh evidence submitted pertaining to the suspension of Kiran Rai for his ride on Amazing Connection which broke down during the race, the Appeal Board of Mysore has remanded the matter back to the Stewards for fresh consideration. Till the matter is disposed of, Kiran Rai's suspension has been stayed.
July 22, 12:19 AM
The Bangalore Turf Club hasn't got clearance to conduct off-course betting on Mysore races to be held on Monday in view of Section 144 being in force.
July 20, 11:04 AM
Jockey Akshay Kumar is indisposed and will not be riding on Saturday in the Bangalore races. The replacement will be announced in due course.
July 18, 5:32 PM
The Bangalore Turf Club will not be conducting off-course betting operations on Friday's races to be held at Hyderabad. The BTC is unable to get permission to conduct the activity because of the ongoing issue going on in the Assembly which has resulted in the imposition of Section 144.
July 18, 10:06 AM
President of the Jockeys Association of India Pradeep Chouhan has informed that in the light of the letter written by the Mysore Race Club pertaining to Appeal Board agreeing to consider the fresh evidence in the case of jockey Kiran Rai in a week's time, the jockeys have decided to resume their work with immediate effect.
July 17, 10:12 PM
The jockeys threat has cast a shadow on the Bangalore Derby scheduled for Sunday causing anxious moments to all concerned.
July 17, 10:46 PM
The Mysore Race Club has informed the jockeys that the Appeal Board would consider the fresh evidence submitted by jockey Kiran Rai and decide on the matter in a week's time and has asked the jockeys to resume their work. The jockeys had threatened to stop work at other centres in support of their demand for immediate relief for jockey Kiran Rai. The reaction from the Jockeys Association of India to Mysore Race Club's letter is awaited. The jockeys among other things have demanded complete treatment report of the horse.
July 17, 2:19 PM
Bangalore Turf Club will not be conducting off-course betting operations on the opening day's races of the Hyderabad Monsoon races to be held on Thursday due to administrative reasons. More to do with Section 144 being in force.
July 15, 6:13 PM
The Bangalore Turf Club will not be conducting off-course betting operations on Kolkata and Mysore races to be held on Tuesday and Wednesday. The reasons are not spelt out by the club.
July 12, 1:24 PM
The JAI has informed its jockeys that they can accept rides only for this weekend's racing at Bangalore as they want to give enough time for the Mysore Appeal Board to reconsider its decision on Kiran Rai in the light of the fresh evidence submitted in the matter pertaining to Amazing Connection which broke down during the race. However, the jockeys would not be riding in the races to be held on Wednesday at Mysore. The jockeys want to escalate the matter to force for an early resolution of their grievance.
July 11, 2:12 PM
There will be two days of racing after all over the weekend at Bangalore.
July 10, 10:44 PM
Since there was the possibility of only nine races for the weekend day's racing, the Bangalore Turf Club may combine both day's racing and have a single day's racing either on Saturday or Sunday.
July 10, 10:38 PM
The Telangana Race Horse Owners Association have decided not to put entries for the first two day's racing of the Hyderabad monsoon racing season starting on July 18 in protest against the refusal of the managing committee of the club to concede their demand for increase in stake money. The Hyderabad Race Club had reduced the stake money last year after the introduction of 28 per cent GST though the club is financially in a position to at least keep the stake money at the old level.
July 10, 5:56 PM
Bangalore acceptances for Saturday and Sunday will be available on Thursday as the same has been postponed by the Bangalore Turf Club.
July 9, 10:40 AM
The members of the Jockeys Associaton of India will not be accepting rides at Mysore in support of the suspended jockey Kiran Rai. A meeting between the Stewards of Mysore Race Club and the JAI representatives is to be held on Wednesday evening. President of JAI Pradeep Chouhan said that if the issue is not resolved, they may escalate the problem by resorting to boycotting rides even at Bangalore in order to draw the attention of the Turf Authorities of India to their grievance.
July 8, 10:43 PM
Mysore Race Club to go ahead with Wednesday's programme with the help of apprentices as the Jockeys Association of India has called for a boycott by the regulars in protest against the punishment handed out to jockey Kiran Rai for his ride on Amazing Connection. The contention of the jockeys is that Kiran Rai did not deserve any punishment as the horse broke down duirng the race.
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