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December 15, 12:12 AM
Judge to pass orders on BTC's Writ of Mandamus on Friday morning. The Judge is likely to remand the matter back to the government for consideration of BTC 's license in two weeks time. BTC could have saved the day by agreeing to step aside and allowing an interim committee to handle matters for a short period of time.
December 12, 12:40 PM
The Advocate General of Karnataka proposed the body of Stewards be disbanded and replaced by five government nominated Stewards to oversee racing. The BTC advocate said the board already had three government nominated Stewards and the proposal was not acceptable. The judge then said that he would hear arguments for interim relief and pass orders on Thursday.
December 12, 12:11 PM
The government agreed to form a five-man committee to oversee racing as an interim arrangement on the direction of the court. However, BTC opposed the move stating that such racing will not be recognized by the Turf Authorities of India! The matter has been posted on Thursday and if there is no resolution, racing in Bangalore will be doomed for long.
December 12, 11:58 AM
BTC writ petition in Karnataka High Court seeking an interim order for grant of the license has been adjourned for Thursday, December 14.
December 11, 1:56 PM
Karnataka Government likely to appoint a five-man committee to oversee racing in Bangalore as an interim measure.
December 10, 11:43 PM
Imran Chisty was recently crowned the champion jockey along with Steven Arnold of Australia at the recently concluded racing season at Mauritius with 20 wins to his credit. Chisty also rode Beat The Retreat to victory in Gr 1 Princess Margaret Cup which was also the best sprinter of the season 2017. Racingpulse congratulates Chisty on his achievement.
December 9, 9:01 PM
The Stewards of the Madras Race Club have resolved to Cancel the Twelfth day and Thirteenth day of Madras Races scheduled to be held on Wednesday, 13th and Thursday, 14th December 2017, due to paucity of entries.
December 9, 11:42 AM
The Kolkata races scheduled to be held on Saturday, December 9 has been postponed to Wednesday, December 13.
December 9, 11:19 AM
Due to the inclement weather Kolkata Races scheduled to be held on Saturday 09th December have been postponed.
December 7, 4:28 PM
In view of the inclement weather, The Mumbai races scheduled for Sunday 10th December 2017 are postponed to Saturday 16th December 2017.
December 5, 12:41 PM
In view of the inclement weather, the Stewards of the Club have decided to cancel the Mumbai races scheduled for Thursday, 7th December 2017, except The Royal Calcutta Turf Club Trophy, which will now be run on Sunday, 10th December 2017. Trainers will be required to put in fresh declarations for this race by 12 noon on Friday, 8th December 2017.
December 5, 12:55 AM
Cyclonic conditions can have a bearing on the conduct of races on Thursday at Mumbai.
December 4, 1:46 PM
Justice Bopanna has asked the government to consider appointing a committee to oversee racing so that activities can resume without delay. The writ petition is to be decided in due course. The government has been asked to respond by December 12. This is a good development as far as racing in Bangalore is concerned because racing can certainly flourish without the interference of BTC members.
November 30, 11:02 AM
Races at Chennai which were scheduled to be held on Thursday, November 30, have been postponed to be held on Monday, December 4 due to inclement weather and continuous rains. The already published card holds good.
November 28, 1:39 PM
Bangalore Turf Club's writ petition against Government of Karnataka for refusal to give license to conduct its activities has been adjourned for Monday, December 4.
November 23, 5:56 PM
The Bangalore Turf Club's writ petition against the government has been clubbed with other related petitions and is posted for Tuesday, November 28.
November 22, 10:32 PM
BTC case listed in High Court on Thursday, November 23 in Court Hall No 6. It is listed as 126 in the cases to be taken up on the day.
November 21, 9:48 PM
The Writ Petition filed by Karnataka Trainers Association and Employees Society has been clubbed. The matter has been posted on Tuesday, November 28.
November 20, 11:44 AM
BTC writ petition seeking the writ of mandamus has been adjourned for November 23.
November 19, 11:27 AM
Click on the link to read the Press Release by Royal Western India Turf Club about the Mumbai Racing Season which takes off on Sunday.   Link
November 18, 1:49 PM
BTC's writ petition has been listed to be heard on Monday morning in the High Court of Karnataka.
November 18, 1:21 PM
Bangalore Turf Club has failed to follow protocol. After obtaining permission for increase of membership, the club did not think it to fit to inform the government of the general body's rejection of the resolution. Instead, the club has straightaway embarked on a legal battle. The club filed a writ petition on Friday.
November 16, 12:32 PM
Kolkata races scheduled to be held on Saturday have been postponed to be held on Wednesday, November 22 due to continuing adverse weather conditions.
November 15, 5:15 PM
The Bangalore Turf Club Special General Body Meeting rejected the proposal to vote for amending the Articles of Association to give 50 memberships to government nominees on Wednesday. The voting was done by the show of hands and only a handful voted in favour of the resolution. The government has denied the license to conduct racing activities since September 1 and it looks like it is going to be a long time before activities can resume in Bangalore. There was no need for a secret ballot as the overwhelming members did not favour the resolution.
November 13, 5:06 PM
Madras Races scheduled for 18th November ,2017 stands cancelled due to paucity of acceptors
November 12, 8:37 PM
Due to the paucity of entries, Chennai races scheduled to be held on Wednesday, November 15 have been cancelled.
November 7, 6:55 PM
Click on the link to get the Mumbai Racing Season prospectus.  Link
November 7, 12:44 PM
Click on the link to watch the Melbourne Cup video of Rekindling winning Australia's biggest race.   Link
November 7, 12:43 PM
Melbourne Cup: Rekindling wins Australia's famous race. Click on the link to read the full report.   Link
November 5, 10:55 AM
Gun Runner Untouchable in Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday. For full report and video, click on the link.   Link
November 5, 9:03 AM
Leading racehorse owner Adala Raghava Reddy passed away at Hyderabad after fighting a futile battle with health complications. He was 72. Raghava Reddy was also a member of the Bangalore Turf Club. Besides owning horses at both Hyderabad and Bangalore, Raghava Reddy also sponsored the Bangalore 2000 Guineas for a number of years. Raghava Reddy was a great enthusiast of racing. Racingpulse offers heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
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