Patrick Bartley The only consolation for noted strapper Brian Baldwin when former star Haradasun failed to make it to the Caulfield Guineas in 2006 was that he was spared some physical pain.
Chris Dutton All the good oil for the race that stops a nation.
Patrick Bartley Jockey Glen Boss tells large crowd at Flemington they saw something special.
David Polkinghorne With a throat operation and atrial fibrillation behind him, Lebrechaun is ready for the Tony Campbell Memorial Cup at Thoroughbred Park today.
Jon Tuxworth Owner Alex Smith may be holed up in hospital, but two wins at Queanbeyan would have been just what the doctor ordered.
John Holloway New Zealand Bloodstock holds one of its better yearling sales at Karaka next month – all the big-name Australasian stallions are represented.
Michael Lynch The last few weeks have been good for jockey Ryan Maloney.
Darren Kane What would be so wrong with Racing NSW licensing vets involved in the Sport of Kings? I mean, RNSW enacting a robust integrity regime is its precise function.
Chris Roots Peter Snowden has been amazed by the change in Solemn since being gelded. The four-year-old, at his second run since returning from being gelded and having a wind operation, came along the rails to...
Chris Wilson Teenage apprentice Chelsea Ings broke through for her maiden victory at Thoroughbred Park on Sunday.
Max Presnell EVEN before the Flemington conditions were thrown in the balance, bookmakers indicated they would gamble against the highly talented Boban in Saturday's $1 million Emirates Stakes (1600 metres).
Andrew Garvey Diana Anceschi's last chance to win a group 1 race may lie with Speediness.
Scott Spits Join us for rolling coverage of the final day of the Melbourne Cup carnival, including the running of the group 1 Emirates Stakes over 1600 metres.
Interstate racing wrap Flying filly Setfire To Therain has reaffirmed her claims for the $2 million Magic Millions Classic.
Andrew Garvey It has been a long wait but at Flemington on Saturday in the $300,000 group 2 Momentum Energy Stakes (2000 metres), Girl Gone Rockin' finally added a stakes-race win to crown her impressive pedigree.
Anson Cameron The fashionistas have moved on, the mugs ripped up their tickets and the pros have cleaned up.
Tony White For different reasons, jockeys have their favourite horses.
John Holloway The Melbourne Cup carnival is over for another year, but the highlights bowl along as Perth gains momentum this weekend and in eight weeks the Magic Millions extravaganza hits the Gold Coast.
Max Presnell Fortunately the owner of the Randwick race book had a good drink in Kings Cross and didn't make the boat that would have taken him to the Titanic.