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9 October 2018 5:57 AM Cleary's Coolring an emergency for The Kosciuszko

Queanbeyan trainer Joe Cleary might've missed out on a spot in the $1.3 million Kosciuszko, but he'll still have runners at Randwick on Saturday and will still donate part of his fees to charity. Cleary's Coolring will be an emergency for the inaugural running of The Kosciuszko after missing out on one of the 12 slots up for grabs for country NSW horses 9

11 August 2018 2:49 AM Racing NSW announces $1 million drought relief package for industry

Racing NSW has announced a $1 million package to help thoroughbred participants under financial stress because of the drought gripping the state. Chief executive Peter V’landys said Racing NSW had already distributed emergency funding to several people in the industry, including paying one mortgage for four months. “We have had people coming to us and asking 20

24 July 2018 4:44 AM Canberra Racing to meet trainers to scale Kosciuszko issue

Canberra Racing will meet with trainers for an emergency meeting over "serious and genuine" concerns about the ACT racing industry's future as Racing NSW increasingly freezes them out. The meeting will be held at Thoroughbred Park on Wednesday morning to discuss Canberra Racing's prizemoney options and how to combat any fallout from the introduction 23

5 July 2018 10:14 PM Featherweight champ drops out of fight with concussion-like symptoms

For the third time since December, Max Holloway, the UFC featherweight champion, has withdrawn from a fight, this time after his team and UFC officials noticed that he "was not normal" because of concussion-like symptoms that required two trips to the emergency room. Holloway will not fight Brian Ortega in a UFC 226 bout Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas 21

16 April 2018 5:02 AM Injuries open door for West Coast rookies to debut at MCG

Venables is the latest Eagles forward to suffer a setback after after the exciting newcomer injured his ankle late in the third term of West Coast’s 80-point destruction of Gold Coast on Saturday. Eagles medical staff will examine results of scans on his right ankle on Monday, with the emerging youngster tipped to miss at least a fortnight, despite being 42

30 March 2018 11:57 PM Smith gets wildcard start with More Thunder

Coffs Harbour trainer Paul Smith thought he had missed out on his Country Championship dream with More Thunder when he failed to get into the qualifier field at Grafton. But he will get a second chance in Sunday’s wildcard event at Muswellbrook to force his way into the final and join stablemate Ferniehirst, which qualified by running second at Grafton 30

11 February 2018 5:03 AM South Korea hit by magnitude 4.8 earthquake

Pyeongchang: A magnitude 4.8 earthquake has hit South Korea, according to the US Geological Survey. The epicentre of the quake on Sunday morning was near the coastal city of Pohang, some 170km southeast of Pyeongchang where the Winter Olympics are currently taking place. The Korea Meteorological Administration said the quake was an aftershock from a magnitude 72

11 February 2018 5:03 AM Two men injured in helicopter crash at Bankstown Airport

Two men have escaped with minor injuries after a helicopter crash that damaged their aircraft significantly in south-west Sydney on Sunday. Emergency services were called to Bankstown Airport about 12.30pm to reports that a small helicopter had crashed. Police from Bankstown Local Area Command found the four-seater Robinson R22 helicopter with significant 81

11 February 2018 1:40 AM Seven-foot brown snake latches onto man's leg in central Queensland

A cattle farmer in central Queensland has been bitten by a seven-foot brown snake while riding a motorbike, causing the man to fall from the bike and fight to pull the reptile off after it latched onto his leg. He managed to escape from the "enormous (and) highly-venomous" snake and raise the alarm, before being airlifted to Mackay Base Hospital on Saturday 55

10 February 2018 10:18 PM Search for young girl missing at Rockley, south of Bathurst

Police and emergency services are searching for a four-year-old girl who has been missing at a property in the NSW central west since last night. The young girl was reported missing from a property at Rockley, south of Bathurst, at 7.30pm on Saturday, police said. A large-scale search began this morning at first light, involving police officers, the police 44