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Pakistan Star wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Pakistan Star wins Queen Elizabeth II Cup

Pakistan Star clinched the Queen Elizabeth II Cup for jockey William Buick in Hong Kong Sunday, the highlight of three Group One spring races with a total purse of HK$58 million ($7.4 million).

China racing for AI military edge over US: report

China racing for AI military edge over US: report

A research arm of the US intelligence community just wrapped up a competition to see who could develop the best facial recognition technology.

Junior drag driver, 8, killed in Australia race crash

Junior drag driver, 8, killed in Australia race crash

An eight-year-old girl has died after crashing her junior dragster during her first official test run in the West Australia capital of Perth, police said Monday.

Cartoon corner

Cartoon corner

Valentino Rossi keen to keep racing beyond 40.

Redzel wins world's richest turf race The Everest

Redzel wins world's richest turf race The Everest

Redzel beat Vega Magic in a thrilling inaugural Everest race in Sydney on Saturday, the world's richest on turf that organisers hope will one day rival the prestigious Melbourne Cup.

Vietnam legalises betting on football, racing

Vietnam legalises betting on football, racing

Punters in gambling-mad Vietnam cheered the easing of a ban on sports betting Saturday, as the communist government moves to bring a booming black market industry above board.

Approval process for camel racing equipment simplified

Approval process for camel racing equipment simplified

The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) has issued an updated version of the Class Licence for camel racing equipment, streamlining the approval process for its installation, operation and use, ahead of the camel racing season in Qatar.

Qatar’s prized racing camels bred for success

Qatar’s prized racing camels bred for success

Deep in the Qatari desert, Musharif spends his afternoons “swimming” in a large pool that doubles as a jacuzzi, just one of the perks of being a racing camel.