ARF Bulletin

15/09/2020Racing Through the Global COVID-19 Pandemic - Webinar 1:‘NAVIGATING THE NEW NORMAL’
27/07/2020Asian Racing Federation Anti-Illegal Betting Taskforce Quarterly Bulletin
27/07/2020Asian Racing Federation shows commitment to protecting integrity with addition of two global experts to Anti-Illegal Betting Taskforce
23/06/2020Singapore resumes racing
08/06/2020New Zealand racing to resume earlier than planned
29/05/2020South African racing to resume
19/05/2020New possibilities for Almond Eye after Victoria Mile victory
12/05/2020Dual hemisphere sire success
04/05/2020Australia, Hong Kong and Japan are keeping major racing going with world-wide interest
30/04/2020New Zealand confirms stakes levels for a return to racing – Singapore cancels features
28/04/2020Group 1 racing turns to Hong Kong
24/04/2020Singapore Turf Club to reschedule the Kranji Mile and Lion City Cup
22/04/2020Draft New Zealand racing calendar released as racing target resumption on July 1st
22/04/2020Singapore racing suspension extended to June 1st
21/04/2020New Zealand’s Tofane (NZ) wins the final Group 1 of Sydney’s 2019/20 season
14/04/2020Randwick’s Queen Elizabeth Stakes the centre of world attention
06/04/2020New Zealanders win Australian Derby without spectators on-course
06/04/2020Singapore suspends racing, updates from Australia and New Zealand
30/03/2020Japan’s first Grade 1 race of the spring season, the Takamatsunomiya Kinen (1200m) had two notable JRA Grade 1 firsts
27/03/2020Singapore reduces race days and public not admitted to Kranji
25/03/2020South Africa postpones all race meetings until further notice due to Covid-19 virus lockdown
23/03/2020Dubai World Cup cancelled, racing to cease in New Zealand and Golden success in Hong Kong Derby
17/03/2020Covid-19 action by ARF racing authorities
03/03/2020Sherwood Forest (AUS) proves too strong in New Zealand Derby
02/03/2020ARF members at the forefront for Dubai World Pools
02/03/2020Maxiumum Security (USA) wins the first ever Saudi Cup
02/03/2020New Zealand jockey Lisa Allpress creates history in Riyadh
24/02/2020Mozu Ascot dominates Toyko's Grade 1 February Stakes to set up Sydney trip
24/02/2020Ebraz wins Triple Crown, French King races to a double at HH The Amir Sword Festival 2020
22/02/2020ARF General Assembly Press Release
22/02/2020Closing Ceremony of the 38th Asian Racing Conference and 2022 venue announced
22/02/2020Promoting the international movement of horses
22/02/2020Major developments and current strategies in the Asian Region
22/02/2020Engaging with the Government as a stakeholder
22/02/2020Equine Welfare
21/02/2020Ensuring the wellbeing of racing athletes
21/02/2020Racecourses, Racing and the community
21/02/2020For Racing’s Integrity, and Engaging Government Agencies: the Anti-Illegal Betting Taskforce
21/02/2020Protecting Racing's Integrity
20/02/2020Ride Like A Girl – Insights into the making of a racing feature film
20/02/2020Fan Engagement through Media, Marketing, Data and Sponsorship
20/02/2020Exploring innovative race concepts at the 38th Asian Racing Conference
20/02/2020Wagering & Digitalisation is the theme of the first ARC 2020 Plenary Session
20/02/2020Introduction to the business sessions of the 38th Asian Racing Conference
19/02/2020Opening ceremony of the 38th Asian Racing Conference in Cape Town
18/02/2020Female jockeys to break new ground at inaugural jockeys' challenge at King Abdulaziz racecourse
18/02/2020One champion returns to winning form, another goes down to stablemate
10/02/202038th Asian Racing Conference - Update regarding novel coronavirus
03/02/2020Unique Grade 1 winning double at Kenilworth
23/01/20202019 Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Summary
23/01/2020Asian Federation Countries feature prominently in 2019 Top 100 Group and Grade 1 races
17/01/2020Saudi Cup Race Day commences a new era in Saudi Arabian horseracing
17/01/2020South Africa’s Cape summer season in full swing
08/01/2020Winners of the 2019 JRA Awards announced
31/12/2019Hopeful Stakes final Japanese Grade 1
24/12/2019Lys Gracieux (JPN) and Damien Lane soar to an emphatic win in Arima Kinen
17/12/2019Remarkable winning double for Japanese owners
09/12/2019Hong Kong delivers world class sport as Japanese international raiders sparkle
02/12/2019Frankie Dettori to be honoured in Hong Kong ceremony
28/11/2019Adu Dhabi conducts its most valuable race of the season
25/11/2019Suave Richard captures second Grade 1 title with Japan Cup victory
25/11/2019Singapore’s Kranji Mile elevated to International Group 3 status
25/11/2019Bahrain stages the first running of the Bahrain International Trophy
15/11/2019Australian The latest LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings 1 January 2019 - 10 November 2019
12/11/2019Australian jockey Craig Williams makes history with Melbourne Cup and Singapore Gold Cup victories
12/11/2019The Melbourne Cup Carnival at Flemington has again produced the four-best attended racedays in Australia
07/11/2019Two ARF countries winners after the 2019 Melbourne Cup
28/10/2019Historic Cox Plate win for Lys Gracieux (JPN) at The Valley
28/10/2019Almond Eye prevails over Grade 1 winners in Tenno Sho (Autumn)
22/10/2019Japanese stayer Mer De Glace (JPN) wins Group 1 Caulfield Cup and becomes second favourite for Group 1 Melbourne Cup
12/10/2019Dubai World Cup Carnival opens at Meydan on October 24th
11/10/2019The latest LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings
08/10/201953rd IFHA Conference Centered on Horse Welfare and the Public Perception of Racing
02/10/2019Singapore Turf Club announces two major fixture changes for 2020
01/10/2019International flavour to Tower Of London’s Sprinters Stakes win
19/09/2019IFHA Conference to Feature Horse Welfare and the Public Perception of Racing
13/09/2019The LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings 1 January 2019 - 8 September 2019
10/09/2019Locals dominate the international races at Seoul
27/08/2019History at Busan with You Hyun Myung the first Busan jockey to ride 1000 winners
16/08/2019Former vice-chairman of ARF John Messara urges USA to adopt consistent nationwide drug policy
15/08/2019Saudi to host world’s richest race
15/08/2019ARF runners in top five of latest LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings
02/08/2019Deirdre (JPN) secures an historic Group 1 victory for Japan
01/08/2019Korea mid-season review
29/07/20192020 Dubai World Cup Carnival programme announced
22/07/2019Sun Marshal, Freedman and Azzopardi win the Singapore Derby
15/07/2019Hong Kong’s season of achievements ends on a high
09/07/2019Vodacom Durban July's positive economic impact
02/07/2019World Japan’s Nanako Fujita wins Women’s World Cup at Bro Park, Stockholm
02/07/2019Jockey Ahmet Çelik makes history by winning the 93rd Gazi Derby five years in a row
25/06/2019World Pools off to a strong start at the Royal Ascot meeting
24/06/2019Australian jockey Damien Lane combines with Lys Gracieux (JPN) to win the Takarazuka Kinen at Hanshin
14/06/2019ARF countries with four of the top rated horses in the world
13/06/2019Tradition takes second place to world broadcasting and World Pools
03/06/2019Australian influence for English Derby winner
03/06/2019Indy Champ beats Almond Eye for first Grade 1 Title in the Yasuda Kinen
27/05/2019Group 1 racing in four separate ARF countries
15/05/2019Welcome news on new African Horse Sickness vaccine for ARF member South Africa
14/05/2019Australian jockey Damien Lane and Normcore (JPN) combine to win Grade 1 Victoria Mile at Tokyo
14/05/2019Wonderful Fly (KOR) and Moon Se Young win 2019 Korean Derby at Seoul
10/05/2019The LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings 1st January 2019 - 5th May 2019
29/04/2019Champions racing at Sha Tin
23/04/2019Korean Dubai hero Dolkong returns home and old rival Cheongdam Dokki returns to winners circle
15/04/2019World champion mare Winx runs her final race
12/04/2019Global Chukje dominant in Korean Triple Crown 1st Leg and First Nominations for Kranji Mile
12/04/2019Messara receives 2019 Longines and IFHA International Award of Merit
05/04/2019LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1 January 2019 - 31 March 2019
01/04/2019Japan’s Almond Eye (JPN) proves herself on the world stage with Meydan win
27/03/2019Korea’s Moon Se Young reaches 1500 career winners
25/03/2019The Hong Kong Jockey Club stages Exhibition Raceday at Conghua Racecourse
25/03/2019Many memorable moments at Conghua Racecourse Exhibition Race Day
19/03/2019Silver Wolf (AUS) strikes Gold again in Owner's Cup at Seoul
19/03/2019IFHA Chairman’s statement on Stronach Group medication policy
18/03/2019Messara to Receive 2019 Longines and IFHA International Award of Merit
18/03/2019LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1 January 2019 - 10 March 2019
18/03/2019Lor and Bowman combination with Furore (NZ) win the BMW Hong Kong Derby
13/03/2019New Zealand mare Melody Belle (NZ) adds another Group 1
13/03/2019O’Shea equal Hills UAE jockey statistics and Super Saturday at Meydan
13/03/2019Victorian jockey Jamie Kah wins first Group 1 on Harlem (GB) at Flemington and The Autumn Sun (AUS) impresses at Randwick
05/03/2019World Record 23 Group wins for Australian champion Winx (AUS)
05/03/2019Korean victory in Dubai and Australian-bred wins the New Zealand Derby
27/02/2019Melody Belle (NZ) wins fifth Group 1
19/02/2019Winx leads ARF weekend of top class racing
08/02/2019January 2019 roundup
24/01/20192018 Longines World’s Best Racehorses Summary
22/01/2019Elite Invincible is the 2018 Singapore Horse of the Year
15/01/2019Australian trainer Peter Wolsley achieves 500 winners in Korea
08/01/2019L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Cape Town
24/12/2018Three-year-old Blast Onepiece captures first G1 title in Arima Kinen
24/12/2018Korea runners head to the 2019 Dubai World Cup Carnival
13/12/2018Korea's Grand Prix Stakes
13/12/2018ARF input into LONGINES HKIR meeting
04/12/2018King Socks reigns over Juvenile Division with Korea Breeders' Cup win
26/11/2018New star for Japan set for the international stage after Japan Cup win
20/11/2018First Japanese Grade 1 victory for International Jockey William Buick
13/11/2018Singapore Gold Cup
13/11/2018Moreira and Lys Gracieux (JPN) win 43rd running of the Queen Elizabeth II Cup
09/11/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1st January 2018 - 4th November 2018
07/11/2018Historic win in 158th Melbourne Cup at Flemington
05/11/2018Triple Nine untouchable in fourth Korea President's Cup
30/10/2018An historic fourth Cox Plate win for world champion mare Winx (AUS)
15/10/2018The attraction of a champion racehorse
10/10/2018IFHA Announces Re-election of Chairman and Vice-Chairmen
09/10/201852nd IFHA Conference Addresses Wagering, Jockey Health and Safety
09/10/2018Destiny awaits Winx after Turnbull Stakes win
02/10/2018Fine Needle (JPN) wins Sprinters Stakes
18/09/2018Winx wins third Group 1 George Main Stakes
14/09/2018Winx (AUS) retains her top ranking in the latest LONGINES World's Best Racehorse rankings
10/09/2018Japan provides the winners for Korea's international 2018 Korea Cup and Sprint
20/08/2018Winx’s 26th successive win confirms her status at the top of the world
10/08/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1st January 2018 - 5th August 2018
25/07/2018Improving success for Korean runners in Korea Racing Authority Trophy (1200m) at Kranji
16/07/2018Racing’s economic impact in the Asian Racing Federation Region
16/07/2018Classic races decided in Korea and Singapore
16/07/2018Further accolade for champion mare Winx
05/07/2018Busan Mayor’s Cup winner to head to Korea’s International Race meeting
25/06/2018HKJC and Ascot announce Ascot World Pool for 2019
21/06/2018Korea’s Minister’s Cup
15/06/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 15-06-2018
04/06/2018Yasuda Kinen winner Mozu Ascot (USA) gains automatic berth into Breeders' Cup Mile
28/05/2018Spectacular Asian racing over late May weekend
18/05/2018Asian Racing Conference closes in Seoul as Cape Town, South Africa identified as host for 38th Asian Racing Conference in February 2020
17/05/2018Course management and safety discussed at 37th Asian Racing Conference
17/05/2018ARF’s newest affiliate member amongst industry profiles at 37th Asian Racing Conference
17/05/2018Work of Asian Racing Federation Anti-Illegal Betting Taskforce and studies of illegal markets examined at 37th Asian Racing Conference
17/05/2018Welfare and aftercare initiatives shared at 37th Asian Racing Conference
17/05/2018Leading international equine research revealed at 37th Asian Racing Conference
17/05/2018Rising threat of gene doping examined in detail at 37th Asian Racing Conference
16/05/2018Racing’s connection with popular culture explored at 37th Asian Racing Conference
16/05/2018Sports and racing integrity under the microscope at 37th Asian Racing Conference
16/05/2018Global wagering strategies and opportunities discussed at 37th Asian Racing Conference
16/05/2018Issues of jockey health and vocational training explored at 37th Asian Racing Conference
16/05/2018Gender diversity the key to expanding racing’s fan base
15/05/2018Methods to reach and expand racing’s fan base shared at 37th Asian Racing Conference
15/05/2018Hong Kong Jockey Club CEO call to action on global racing brand at 37th Asian Racing Conference
15/05/2018Plenary sessions of 37th Asian Racing Conference begin, demographer Bernard Salt challenges industry to capitalise on Asian growthl
15/05/201837th Asian Racing Conference opens in Seoul
11/05/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 11-05-2018
30/04/2018Hong Kong Champions Day delivers increased co-mingling turnover
29/04/2018ARF countries come together for Champions Day at Sha Tin
13/04/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 13-04-2018
02/04/2018UAE dominates 2018 Dubai World Cup meeting
14/03/201837th ARC - Exploring the Regulation of Money Laundering in Australia and Beyond
08/03/201837th ARC - Sports Medicine and the Elite Jockey
02/03/201837th ARC - Diversifying Racing’s Fan Base
01/03/2018Japanese-bred Group 1 one two in Futurity Stakes
22/02/201837th ARC - Cutting Edge Equine Veterinary Research to Feature at ARC
15/02/2018Singapore Turf Club Kranji Mile
12/02/2018HH The President Cup Abu Dhabi
05/02/201837th ARC - "MR DARLEY’S ARABIAN" is coming to Seoul
05/02/201837th ARC - Racing and the Art of the Written Word
30/01/201837th ARC - Global Racing Integrity – Justice Jack Forrest
29/01/2018History created at the Sun Met, South Africa
26/01/201837th ARC – Sports Integrity Under the Microscope – Professor Jack Anderson
24/01/2018LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse 23 January 2018
16/01/201837th ARC - Keynote - Bernard Salt AM - Racing Through the Asian Century
16/01/2018South Korea at #2 "Best in Travel" Top Countries for 2018
07/01/2018ARF countries well represented in acceptances for the 2018 Dubai World Cup Carnival
08/01/20182018 NZ Racing Hall of Fame Inductees
09/10/2017LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1st January 2017 - 1st October 2017
20/09/2017Hong Kong to stage three spring Group 1 Races on one single day
13/09/2017Korea Autumn Racing Carnival International Race Results
05/09/2017Turkeys’ LONGINES International Racing Festival
28/08/2017International entries announced for Korea Autumn Racing Carnival features
25/08/2017Hong Kong's Centenary Sprint Cup upgraded to Group 1 status
24/08/2017New racing initiatives announced for Singapore racing
13/08/2017LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings 1st January - 6th, August 2017
10/08/2017Five IFHA Reference Laboratories appointed
09/08/2017The 2017 South African Champions Season
14/07/2017LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings as at 9 July 2017
04/07/2017South Africa's largest horseracing event, The Vodacom Durban July
22/06/2017Racing in Bangkok
12/06/2017South Africa, an international breeders market: Is it still a pipe dream?
05/06/2017ARF jockeys gaining international wins
19/05/2017Final Boss claims Korean Derby
14/05/2017Japan’s reigning Horse of the Year led ARF countries in the latest LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings
02/05/2017Moreira brilliance wins Audemar Piguet QEII Cup with Neorealism (JPN)
28/04/2017ARF Anti-Illegal Betting Task Force
25/04/2017A leading trainer and jockey from two powerhouse nations in the Asian Racing Federation combine
15/04/2017ARF Countries feature in the latest LONGINES World’s Best Racehorse Rankings
10/04/2017Winx (AUS) completes her autumn campaign with a brilliant Group 1 Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes
30/03/2017Second triumph for Qatar in Kahayla Classic at Dubai World Cup meeting
29/03/2017Four victories for ARF members at Dubai World Cup
20/03/2017Winx wins her 16th consecutive race with Group 1 George Ryder Stakes victory
13/03/2017Three Purebred Arabian Group 1’s point towards Dubai Kahayla Classic on Dubai World Cup Day
12/03/2017LONGINES World's Best Racehorse Rankings
13/02/2017International Thoroughbred Breeders Federation (ITBF) Congress in Cape Town, South Africa
13/02/2017Cape season concludes in style, South Africa
25/01/2017Winx headlines stellar year for Asian Racing Federation countries
20/01/2017Korea becomes the 21st country to win a race in the Dubai World Cup Carnival
18/01/2017Macau stages unique International Mixed Doubles Jockey's Challenge
30/12/2016Qatar International Derby
23/12/20162017 Cape Summer of Champions a season of firsts
12/12/2016Growth of co-mingling turnover for LONGINES HKIR meeting at Sha Tin
30/11/20162016 LONGINES WORLD’S BEST JOCKEY award
24/11/20162016 LONGINES Hong Kong International Races
24/11/2016Australia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan.
26/10/2016Historic win by Asian Racing Federation runner Winx (AUS).
25/10/2016The International Federation of Horseracing Authorities 50th International Conference.
26/09/2016International Korean Racing Festival successfully conducted at Seoul Racecourse on Sunday, September 11th, 2016.
30/08/2016International Korean Racing Festival to be held at the Seoul Racecourse on Sunday the 11th of September
22/07/2016Durban July Race Day meets all indicators
22/07/2016Rising South African apprentice stars
22/07/2016Korea’s International Race Day in September
22/07/2016Inner Mongolia joins with New Zealand
22/07/2016Hong Kong notes the growth of commingling
24/06/2016Africa’s greatest horse racing event
24/06/2016Asian Racing Federation countries combine at Eagle Farm
18/05/2016Asian Racing Federation countries share the spoils at Sha Tin
18/05/2016Spring Group1 racing in Japan
05/04/2016Asian Racing Federation Special Feature - Racing in Qatar
05/04/2016Asian Racing Federation countries enjoy success at the Dubai World Cup meeting at Meydan, UAE
05/04/2016Third Leg of the Global Sprint Challenge at Chukyo, Japan
19/02/2016Cape Summer Season ends on a high
19/02/2016Dubai World Cup action at Meydan
19/02/2016Japanese runners announced for Sydney’s autumn racing
29/01/201636th Asian Racing Conference concludes as ARF Chairman proposes task-force to unify regional anti-illegal betting strategy
28/01/2016The development of racing and breeding in China discussed in detail at 36th Asian Racing Conference
28/01/2016Fresh angles to improve racing addressed at 36th Asian Racing Conference
28/01/2016Illegal gambling markets discussed at 36th Asian Racing Conference
28/01/201636th Asian Racing Conference panelists discuss status of doping control policies in racing
27/01/2016Racing’s marketing efforts outlined at ARC
27/01/2016State of racing media reviewed at 36th Asian Racing Conference
26/01/2016Select Asian racing jurisdictions profiled at 36th Asian Racing Conference
26/01/2016Global breeding trends discussed at 36th Asian Racing Conference
26/01/201636th Asian Racing Conference opens with focus on wagering
26/01/201636th Asian Racing Conference launches in Mumbai with opening ceremony
25/01/2016The Asian Racing Conference Kicks Off at Mahalaxmi Racecourse
11/01/2016In other racing news
11/01/2016Japan - MAURICE
11/01/2016The first yearling sale in the 2016 Australasian circuit
11/01/201636th Asian Racing Conference, Mumbai, January 2016
26/11/201536th Asian Racing Conference, Mumbai, January 2016
26/11/2015Turkey’s International Racing Festival
26/11/2015History in Melbourne
26/11/2015Singapore’s Gold Cup and stakes increases
26/11/2015LONGINES Hong Kong International Races
09/10/201536th Asian Racing Conference, Mumbai, January 2016
09/10/2015Preview of the South African Summer Season
09/10/2015Singapore discontinues SIA Cup and Krisflyer Sprint
09/10/2015Hong Kong’s Chairman’s Sprint Prize to fill Asian Group 1 sprint void
09/10/2015The Secretary General of the Asian Racing Federation’s new role with the IFHA was recently announced
09/10/2015Nakayama hosts Sprinters Stakes
09/10/2015Victorian Spring Racing Carnival in Melbourne
14/09/2015Historic double for Korea
14/09/201536th Asian Racing Conference, Mumbai
14/09/2015Promotion for Secretary General of the Asian Racing Federation
12/08/2015The development of Korea as a progressive racing country
12/08/2015Durban July showcases the economic impact of major race meetings
08/06/2015Hong Kong
08/06/2015Royal Ascot Carnival
24/04/2015Saudi Arabia
19/03/2015Excellence for ARF in world rankings
19/03/2015UAE Arabian Season
19/03/2015Qatar International Racing Festival
19/03/2015Dubai World Cup
19/03/2015New Zealand
13/02/2015Longines World's Best Racehorse Rankings
13/02/2015Qatar International Festival
13/02/2015New Zealand
13/02/2015Hong Kong
13/02/2015South Africa
13/02/2015Magic Millions