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June 28, 12:54 PM
Notice Bangalore Turf Club Ltd. Will be introducing the third horse pool where the backer has to nominate the horse which finishes 3-in that particular race. The Minimum unit bet for the third horse pool is Rs.10/-. This pool will be operated in every race where there are four or more horses declared to start. The above pool will come into force from Wed, 28 June 2017
June 26, 12:02 PM
The CID will also summon trainers and owners for questioning at a later date as part of their investigation into BTC affairs which was ordered by the Chief Minister of Karnataka last month. The inquiry was ordered following allegations of race fixing and doping by the former Chairman who was removed through a no-confidence motion. One government nominee on the committee is also responsible for bringing down the reputation of the club.
June 26, 10:39 AM
All the leading jockeys currently riding in Bangalore have been summoned to appear before the Special Investigation Team of CID on Tuesday morning as part of the ongoing inquiry into various issues.
June 18, 9:19 AM
There is a strong possibility of GST on betting on horse racing being revised to 18 per cent. Still, there is no clue whether the tax is on turnover or on commission earned by the club.
June 15, 3:59 PM
The Stewards of Mysore Race Club Ltd.,have decided to POSTPONE the Fith Day of Mysore Summer Races,scheduled to be run on Wednesday, 21st June, 2017 to Thursday, 22nd June, 2017
June 11, 12:02 PM
Tapwrit wears Down Irish War Cry to win Belmont Stakes on Saturday. With an inside trip just off favored Irish War Cry most of the way, Bridlewood Farm, Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, and Robert LaPenta's Tapwrit angled out late in the final turn under jockey Jose Ortiz, as the top pair kicked well clear of the rest in the Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets (G1).
June 7, 12:04 AM
Zenon (Galileo - Jacqueline) won a race over a mile and half quite comprehensively at Chepstow on Tuesday. The three-year-old was a favorite to win the race. The horse ran in the ownership of Vijay Shirke, K N Dhunjibhoy, Berjis Desai and other partners from the Coolmore Stud. The winner was trained by John Gosden. Click on the link to look for the video.  Link
June 6, 11:52 PM
BTC has got the license to conduct off-course betting on Mysore races to be held on Wednesday. The license to conduct live racing over the weekend is expected to come on Wednesday morning.
June 6, 11:52 PM
BTC has written to the government that it was willing to place before the special general body of the club for an increase in membership by about 150. Of this, the government will have the right to nominate 50 members. Fifty memberships will be reserved for racehorse owners and breeders and other 50 will be open for others.
June 6, 3:12 PM
The Karnataka Government has reportedly demanded nomination of members from its side as a precondition for handing back the license to conduct racing by the Bangalore Turf Club. It would be interesting to see how the club mandarins and the members are going to react to the emerging situation.
June 4, 3:29 PM
Four mock races were held on Sunday morning, with top horses that are likely to figure in the classics and the graded races participated. Click on the link to watch the videos.   Link
June 3, 11:14 PM
Wings Of Eagles swooped fast and late under Padraig Beggy to spring a huge 40-1 surprise for Aidan O'Brien in the Epsom Derby on Saturday. Wings Of Eagles, who was one of the six runners trained by O'Brien, collared the well-fancied stablemate Cliffs Of Moher close home to win by three-quarters of a length, with 7-2 favourite Cracksman a further neck back in third.
June 2, 9:48 PM
Bangalore Races scheduled for June 3rd and 4th have been cancelled.
June 2, 1:58 PM
Due to Heavy rains and bad under foot conditions the stewards of Madras race club have decided to cancel the remaining races of the day.
June 1, 11:09 PM
At this point of time, there is no threat to weekend's racing in Bangalore. BTC is set to get its license in all probability by Friday evening. The Chief Minister has reportedly promised to do the needful. The law department and the finance department have given the green signal. It is now with the Chief Minister to make his decision.
June 1, 8:05 PM
Note: There will be NO INTER VENUE betting in Bangalore on Ooty races to be held on Friday, June 2
May 30, 9:21 PM
BTC to be issued the license to conduct racing by the government. The law department has reportedly given the green signal for the license to be issued. BTC had to postpone mid-week races because of the delay in obtaining the clearance.
May 29, 9:31 PM
Last week's races which were postponed due to heavy underfoot conditions have been re-scheduled to be held on Saturday, June 3 and Sunday, June 4. The race cards already published, hold good. Consequently, the entire prospectus of the season also gets pushed by a week.
May 28, 8:11 PM
Mysore Race Club to conduct its Wednesday's races as scheduled. There is uncertainty about Sunday's postponed Bangalore races.
May 28, 8:20 AM
Sunday's Bangalore races postponed to Wednesday subject to Mysore Race Club agreeing to postpone their races by one day. Overnight rains once again ensured that no racing was possible for the second day running. BTC is planning to have its postponed races on Tuesday and Wednesday.
May 27, 9:09 PM
Rains have been relentless in Bangalore. Saturday's evening rain has ensured that Sunday's racing cannot be held. Only an official announcement about postponement or cancellation is awaited.
May 27, 7:53 PM
Rains lashes Bangalore once again putting a question mark on tomorrow's races being held.
May 27, 8:09 AM
Satuday's Bangalore races postponed to Tuesday. Heavy rains last night had ensured that underfoot conditions had become too bad for racing to be held.
May 26, 10:56 PM
Former trainer C A Kuts passed away in Bangalore on Friday night after a brief battle with illness. Racingpulse offers its condolences to the bereaved family. Kuts was also a former Senior Stipendiary Steward of the Delhi Race Club.
May 26, 10:25 PM
It has been raining so heavily that Saturday's racing at Bangalore is unlikely to go through. The city has witnessed the heaviest rainfall of the season.
May 21, 9:14 AM
Overnight heavy rains have ensured that Sunday's Bangalore racing stands canceled. BTC spokesman said that the penetrometer reading was 6.5 cms. After track inspection on Sunday morning, the authorities decided to cancel the day's racing after taking the opinion of the professionals as well.
May 19, 4:14 PM
A shocker for Indian turf clubs. 28 per cent GST fixed by the government for racing. Racing will face a battle for survival.
May 7, 10:44 PM
Always Dreaming delivered, executing a flawless tracking trip under John Velazquez before taking command in the stretch to score a 2 3/4-length victory in the $2 million Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) at Churchill Downs on Saturday. Owned by the partnership of MeB Racing, Brooklyn Boyz Stable, Teresa Viola, St Elias Stable, Siena Farm, and West Point Thoroughbreds, Always Dreaming was sent off the 9-2 favorite. Tod Fletcher trains the winner. Click on the link for the video.  Link
May 7, 12:27 AM
Churchill provided an uprecdented eighth classic success of O'Brien in the Quipco English 2000 Guineas on Saturday. A colt named after the greatest of all world leaders ruled on the Rowley Mile, just as so many had predicted he would, with the beautiful beast that is Churchill converting two-year-old dominance to Classic glory thanks to a wonderfully authoritative triumph in the hands of jockey Ryan Moore.
May 7, 12:13 AM
The confirmatory sample of Queen Latifa has come negative for the presence of any prohibited substance.
May 4, 11:12 AM
The Bangalore Summer Season will start on Saturday, May 13. The track looks in good shape as timely rains albeit modest have helped. With the season being a short one, one can expect competitive fields right from the first day itself. There are no issues which can delay the start as all the decks have been cleared for a prompt start.
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