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August 12, 12:03 AM
Click on the link to watch the video of the inaugural running of the Arlington Million in 1981.   Link
August 11, 11:53 PM
Robert Bruce wins the Gr 1 Arlington Million with a late dash on Saturday. Click on the link to view the video.   Link
August 7, 10:32 PM
Trainer Irfan Ghatala has been suspended by the Stewards of Bangalore Turf Club from November 2 to December 1, 2018 and fined Rs 10,000 for negligence in discharge of his duties as a trainer contravening Rule No 114 (b) and 167 (b) in respect of his charge Fiorenzo in race no 137 of Bangalore Summer Season.
August 4, 9:03 AM
Ex-jockey C Krishnan passed away in Bangalore on August 4 after a prolonged illness. He was battling cancer. Krishnan enjoyed great success riding for legendary owner Dr M A M Ramaswamy. After retiring as a jockey, he worked as a racing manager to one of the local owners in Bangalore. Racingpulse offers its sincere condolences to the bereaved family.
August 2, 10:30 AM
Jockey Trevor Patel suspended by the Stewards of the Bangalore Turf Club from November 2, 2018 to November 16, 2018 for unsatisfactory riding on Corfe Castle in the races held at Bangalore on July 14. He was also fined Rs 50,000.
August 1, 10:16 PM
Overnight rains have ensured that the going will be on the softer side for Thursday's Bangalore races.
July 21, 3:44 PM
The trainers of Hyderabad have decided to put entries for this week's races. The dispute over stake money is yet to be resolved though there won't be disruption of races as the issue will be considered by the Hyderabad Racing Club. The matter will also be discussed at the Annual General Body Meeting of the owners association on July 25.
July 20, 9:57 PM
The ongoing protest by racehorse owners at Hyderabad about the drastic cut in stakes is heading towards a confrontation. The owners wore black badges as a protest on Thursday and also did not go to lead in their winners. The racehorse owners have reportedly instructed the trainers not to put in their entries for next week's races. A meeting of the trainers is scheduled for Saturday morning.
July 12, 12:26 AM
Trainer Dominic's suspension has been reduced from 10 months to four months by the Appeal Board of Bangalore Turf Club on Wednesday. Dominic was suspended for using Premarin on his horse Rafa. Premarin is a female hormone and the use of hormones is banned.
July 11, 11:51 PM
The GST Council has made certain corrections/clarifications by substituting the word services with goods in order to clear the ambiguity about the actionable claims under the category services in the CGST Act. This in effect means that the betting tax is on turnover and not on commission earned by the club. A setback for racing unless the slab comes down from the existing 28 per cent.
July 11, 4:33 PM
Due to incliment weather and wet track the stewards of the Mysore Race club have been decided to cancel the remaining races of the day.
July 10, 1:24 PM
The BTC Stewards have restored the trainer's license to Neil Darashah at a meeting held on Tuesday morning. The Derby weekend races will go through without any hitch. The trainers have put in entries after Neil was restored his license thus averting a showdown.
July 9, 7:19 PM
Entries for Bangalore Derby weekend races rescheduled as trainers refuse to put entries as BTC dilly dallies on restoring the license to Neil Darashah despite court orders. The position can become clear only by Tuesday afternoon.
June 23, 4:21 PM
The BTC official race card for Sunday states that Sir Cecil is a gelding and even gives the date on which it was gelded!!! Come on, wake up BTC! Don't mislead, please.
June 19, 11:56 PM
Trainer S Dominic has been suspended for 10 months by the Stewards of the Bangalore Turf Club. The suspension is because of the use of Premarin on Rafa. Premarin is a female hormone and use of hormones are banned under the Rules of Racing.
June 14, 3:48 PM
Ooty races scheduled to be held on Friday have been cancelled due to heavy rains.
June 12, 3:37 PM
Dr T S Ravindra has been elected as the President of the Karnataka Racehorse Owners' Associaton in the elections held on Tuesday. S Padmanabhan has been elected as the Secretary.
June 10, 2:50 PM
Justify 13th Triple Crown Winner After Belmont Victory on Saturday. Justify also provided his 52-year-old legendary jockey Mike Smith—pilot of such Hall of Famers as Zenyatta, Holy Bull, and Inside Information—the one accomplishment that was missing from his résumé. For the Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, this was the 15th Triple Crown race win. Click on the link to read the full report.  Link
June 9, 5:33 PM
Ooty races scheduled to be held on Sunday June 10, 2018 has been postponed to Wednesday June 13, 2018. The same card will hold good.
June 9, 11:35 AM
Bookmakers will be back in action at Bangalore Turf Club premises from June 21. The bookmakers have agreed to pay Rs 21 crores per annum. The bookmakers will take a commitment through a contract with BTC to ensure that the latter does not go back on its commitment like in the past.
June 7, 5:41 PM
Ghulam Vahanvaty has resigned as Committee Member and Steward of Royal Western India Turf Club in view of his commitment to Rotary International.
June 5, 10:49 AM
The Queen Latifa case filed by the CID came up for hearing in the ACMM Court on Monday. The case was adjourned for July 21. Following objections by the Public Prosecutor about the inclusion of only one owner Arjun Sajnani in the charge sheet whereas the horse has several partners, the court directed that the summons should be issued to all the partners of the horse as well. Karnataka Race Horse Owners' Association Secretary Vijeth Bhandary is also a part owner of the horse.
June 4, 7:02 PM
Indian Derby winner Rochester who suffered a serious head injury in a freak accident while going for morning track work at Pune, could not be saved. The valiant horse passed away on Monday afternoon.
June 3, 1:42 PM
Due to inclement weather and bad underfoot conditions the stewards of MRC have decided to postphone the 7th & 8th races of the day to a further date which will be announced in due course,however the last races stays cancelled.
June 3, 10:45 AM
Click on the link to watch Masar winning the Epsom Derby on Saturday.  Link
June 3, 10:44 AM
Masar triumphs in Epsom Derby on Saturday in brilliant fashion to provide Godolphin with their first success in their own colours. Click on the link to read the full report in Racing Post.   Link
June 2, 3:22 PM
Due to heavy underfoot conditions following heavy rains, the last six races of the day have been cancelled by the Stewards of the Bangalore Turf Club. Shapoorji Pallonji Million and Speaker's Cup which were scheduled for Saturday have been postponed to be held next week.
June 2, 2:40 PM
It continues to rain in Bangalore. BTC is yet to take a call on the fate of the remaining races of the day.
June 2, 2:38 PM
It has been raining heavily in Bangalore at the moment. Things are not conducive to racing. The last six races of the day may be called off.
May 31, 12:05 PM
The service tax department has served a notice on BTC to explain the tote and the commission taken and also how the bookmakers' system operates. This follows complaints to the Prime Minister's Office. The bookmakers are collecting 28 per cent tax on turnover and depositing it while the clubs are collecting the same percentage but depositing only 28 per cent of the dividend. The other clubs have also been called to explain their position.
May 31, 10:51 AM
Ooty races of Friday, 1st June '18, stands cancelled due to paucity of runners at acceptance..
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