Racing Online - Posts tagged: Cambridge

Racing world mourns Taiki Yanagida

The racing industry is in mourning following the death of popular jockey Taiki Yanagida, who passed away in Waikato Hospital on Tuesday evening surrounded by friends and family. Yanagida had been in intensive care with serious head and spinal injuries he suffered in a race fall at Cambridge last Wednesday. The Japanese-born rider was aboard the[...]
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Awapuni polytrack ontrack for summer

With the deluge of positive feedback from the recently completed synthetic tracks at both Cambridge and Riccarton, Central Districts trainers are looking forward to being able to race on the surface on their own backyard next year. As part of a NZD$72.5 million emergency support package from the Government last year, the racing industry received[...]
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