Patrick Bartley While the AFL has finalised how it will work its fixture around next year’s Cricket World Cup, racing is still examining its options.
Michael Sharkie The withdrawal of several Lloyd Williams horses, including 2012 Melbourne Cup winner Green Moon, enables 2013 favourite Puissance De Lune into the Turnbull Stakes field.
South Australian galloper Happy Trails has upset a host of Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup hopefuls in the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington.
Michael Sharkie The Turnbull Stakes is always a crucial race as far as the spring majors are concerned.
Michael Sharkie European import Green Moon confirmed his place as the leading locally trained Melbourne Cup seed when he defied a horrid wide run to win the Turnbull Stakes.
Max Presnell Hopefully her Tramway acceleration, unlike the mountain-goat look, remains with Lucia Valentina on Saturday at Randwick.
Patrick Bartley Chad Schofield will seek the advice of his management and family before considering whether to appeal a 32-meeting ban.
Patrick Bartley While David Hayes is understandably flattered that his imported stayer Spillway is now one of the favourites for next month’s Caulfield Cup the trainer is now hoping that a change of program...
Chris Roots Chris Waller reckons He's Your Man has the turn of foot to win a group 1, but which one is not a decision for race day.
Patrick Bartley David Hayes admits that one of the most satisfying skills of training racehorses is getting a stayer into a major race such as the Caulfield and Melbourne Cups on the minimum weight but with a form...
Chris Roots Planned changes to the autumn to accommodate a move of The Championships into the first two weeks of April have once again caused dramas between power states NSW and Victoria.
Adam Pengilly He had almost three months off, but it took only one winning ride and a quip to know Jim Cassidy is back.
Adam Pengilly Vinery Stud heroine Lucia Valentina raced herself into contention for the spring majors, rocketing home for a last-to-first Tramway Stakes win in her first test against open age horses.
Chris Roots How a year has changed the view on P. B. Lawrence Stakes favourite Puissance De Lune.
Patrick Bartley Nash Rawiller salvaged a win from the spring carnival when Kirramosa won the VRC Oaks.
Max Presnell 'Drop dead gorgeous'' - the description of Fiorente by Gai Waterhouse - is the fashion for the new glamorous Melbourne Cup, replacing drab geldings and mares.
Chris Roots Chris Waller might not have the favourites for Saturday's Epsom Handicap, Metropolitan and Turnbull Stakes but it could prove folly to be betting against his flying stable, which has a trio of...
Patrick Bartley Long-time Melbourne Cup favourite Puissance De Lune is first emergency for the Turnbull.
Patrick Bartley Trainer David Hayes forced to nominate Jet Away for Craven Plate at Randwick.
Chris Roots Chris Waller takes on the big guns in the Ranvet with three runners - last year's winner Foreteller, Hawkspur and Moriarty.