Sport

Michael Lynch

Michael Lynch, The Age's expert on soccer, has had extensive experience of high level journalism in the UK and Australia. Michael has covered the Socceroos through Asia, Europe and South America in their past three World Cup campaigns. He has also reported on Grands Prix and top class motor sport from Asia and Europe. He has won several national media awards for both sports and industry journalism.

Down the straight: Ryan Moore riding Twilight Son (centre left) wins the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Australian sprinter Holler misses out at Royal Ascot

Sydney galloper Holler raced prominently for a long way in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot before fading to finish out of the placings behind the Ryan Moore-ridden Twilight Son in the 1200 metre group one test.