Andrew Eddy Looks can be deceiving, as Darren Beadman discovered when he ventured to Randwick.
John Holloway New Zealand Bloodstock holds one of its better yearling sales at Karaka next month – all the big-name Australasian stallions are represented.
Chris Roots Gai Waterhouse says Travolta should have no problems running 2400metres after his win in the ATC Cup at Rosehill on Saturday, but jockey Tommy Berry isn't so sure.
WINNERS & LOSERS
Max Presnell Tony McEvoy is the favourite with Rob Waterhouse to get the top Darley job, although John Thompson has a strong history with Crown Lodge.
John Holloway John Singleton, one of Australia's most successful boutique breeders with a string of $1 million-plus sales-ring sellers, has had a change of strategy for next year's yearlings in what he describes...
Max Presnell Viscount did a ditsy doddle in the Sires' Produce at Randwick that would have sent most jockeys into aerobatics, but not Rod Quinn.
Chris Roots Peter Snowden has one aim he would dearly love to achieve before leaving Darley at the end of the autumn carnival: winning the Australian Derby.
Patrick Bartley Is the world-renowned Melbourne Cup allure undergoing a metamorphosis?
John Holloway Last year's Cox Plate could well become the best stallion-producing performance in its 90-year history.
Peter Hanlon From out of nowhere a few smart moves changed the owner's life.
Peter Hanlon Darren Dance doesn't know how many people claim some ownership of Caulfield Cup fancy Dandino, but they are all welcome.
John Holloway Gerald Ryan's two-pronged attack on Saturday's $100,000 Gimcrack Stakes could be thwarted by Newcastle trainer Kris Lees, who saddles up the All American filly Datable at Royal Randwick.
John Holloway The world's most expensive stallion, Galileo, set a European record on the first day of the Tattersall's three-day Book One sale in Newmarket this week when the Coolmore conglomerate paid 3.
John Holloway There was a breath of fresh air about Monday's official barrier trials at Randwick when several two-year-olds produced performances worthy of the highest praise.
Max Presnell Perhaps Veyron, a versatile New Zealander, has more in common with Limerick than other top-liners in Saturday's Warwick Stakes at Warwick Farm.
John Holloway Youthful bloodstock consultant James Harron has made giant steps in Australia in the past three years and this week climbed higher up the ladder at the Arqana yearling sales at Deauville in France...
John Holloway One of the most admired stallions at last week's Hunter Valley stud open days was Arrowfield's Smart Missile.
John Holloway Sydney and Melbourne racegoers should brace themselves for an abundance of Fastnet Rock progeny gracing tracks as the champion stallion's numbers on the ground swell to a record total.
John Holloway Exceed And Excel’s phenomenal performances in the 2012-13 season show no sign of stopping, after several striking winners in the past week allowed him to maintain what seems an unbeatable lead...
Chris Roots The Melbourne spring is in the future for Sessions, but the Ramornie Handicap on July 10 is the present after he returned from a twisted testicle injury in emphatic fashion at Rosehill on Saturday.