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BHA assesses flu risks and restarts racing with enhanced biosecurity

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In a late night announcement, The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has announced a ‘risk-managed return’ to racing will take place from Wednesday this week after a hiatus caused by an outbreak of equine flu. After consultation with its veterinary committee, and based on the latest tests conducted by the Animal Health Trust, the BHA’s Chief Regulatory Officer Brant Dunshea has …

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BHA panel finds trainer Jim Best guilty of stopping two horses

Trainer Jim Best has been found guilty by a disciplinary panel of ordering a jockey not to win two races. However, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has only suspended him for six months, after deeming that his original four-year ban until 2020 was ‘too substantial to stand’. The panel, chaired by Sir William Gage, concluded that Best was guilty of conduct …

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Horse Racing Tipster – January 27, Catterick

After a strange week at Lingfield last week, where all four tipsters won the same two races, SBC are looking to complete a ‘Tipster-table-topping’ hat-trick at Catterick! With a full card of six races, it looks set to be another exciting day of action. This time we are taking on regular tipsters from BettingExpert and Timeform, plus guest tipster Declan …

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