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Australian wonder mare Black Caviar has been retired after recording her 25th victory from as many starts in last Saturday’s Group 1 TJ Smith Stakes at Rosehill. AARON HAMILTON reflects on the mare’s stunning career.
The use of simulated high-altitude training to improve fitness and stamina has been the latest innovation in sports science to hurdle the species barrier. The new training has already proved successful for athletes of all areas, and now horse trainers are trying out the methods for themselves. AARON HAMILTON discusses.
JOHN HUNT looks at the impact Black Caviar has had on the sporting world in the wake of her win at Royal Ascot over the weekend.
Animal rights activists have expressed outrage as a second horse was put down after competing in the Oakbank Easter Racing Festival in the Adelaide Hills, writes ALLANA WARES.
The Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival still has legs after a Bill proposed by the Greens last year to ban jumps racing failed to pass through the Upper House, writes RHYS CLARK.