Chris Roots Chris Waller has been playing catch-up this preparation with Kelinni, a week out from the Sydney Cup he got his timing right.
Michael Lynch Think of the Sydney autumn carnival and what are the races that come to mind?
Max Presnell With the Sydney Cup and the Aussie-bred stayer striving for relevance, remember the Reckless saga, featuring Tommy Woodcock?
Daniel Sankey Live coverage of Sydney Cup Day at Royal Randwick, where there's four Group 1s on the card — the Sydney Cup, the All Aged Stakes, the Champagne Stakes and the Queen Elizabeth Stakes.
Matt Jones It was a rare ray of sunshine for Patinack Farm at Rosehill when Tremec took out Saturday's Chairman's Quality announcing himself as a leading Sydney Cup contender.
Andrew Garvey Cheviot Beach yesterday won his first city race but trainer Nigel Blackiston outlined some lofty ambitions.
A FRUSTRATING autumn for the Hawkes team was pushed into the background when former crock Niwot produced the goods to beat Efficient and Once Were Wild in yesterday's gruelling Sydney Cup.
Max Presnell "The horse was galloping towards me. I could have either dived left or right or stayed where I was but I dived right, and it proved a bad decision."
Max Presnell 'The horse was galloping towards me. I could have either dived left or right or stayed where I was but I dived right, and it proved a bad decision.''
Max Presnell Described as a blend of the Queen, Madonna and Audrey Hepburn by an insider well versed on British form, Gai Waterhouse will be out to reverse the fortunes of ''Black Saturday'', which had nothing to...
Max Presnell Despite being on top of the suspect-ground situation, Nash Rawiller is in the hot seat on hot favourite Pierro in the Doncaster Mile at Randwick.
Michael Lynch RECORDS are meant to be broken, and conventions are there to be defied.
Michael Lynch Jockey of the moment Tommy Berry added the Doncaster Mile to his Golden Slipper triumph when he brought home outsider Sacred Falls to victory in the $2 million Randwick classic on Saturday afternoon.
Chris Roots Chris Waller was lame at Randwick on Saturday. Unfortunately for his rivals, his horses weren't.
Daniel Sankey Live updates from a sodden Royal Randwick as the nation's best milers prepare for the BMW Doncaster Handicap.
Michael Lynch Think of the Sydney autumn carnival and what are the race names that come to mind?
Mick Kent is surprised McNulty is still a maiden but the trainer hopes that won't be the case for too much longer.
Chris Roots A changing of the guard has been in evidence at Randwick this autumn, with trainers based at headquarters winning only three of 18 races on home turf.
Adam Pengilly Gordon Crockett always wanted his horses to stand out, that was until one of his charges went to the races for the first time.
Chris Roots Michael Rodd and Tom Berry will turn to the suspended James McDonald in preparation for the Queen Elizabeth Stakes showdown between It's A Dundeel and Silent Achiever at Randwick on Saturday.