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Hopes Al Ahmar will continue stable's winning streak

Jared Dorrington Training partners Paul Jones and Barbara Joseph will saddle up Al Ahmar for a tilt at the feature Ted Ryder Cup (1600 metres) at Wagga on Christmas Eve.

Bling It On's lucky streak may hold for NSW Derby

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Chris Roots NSW Derby favourite Bling It On has had an adventurous past couple of weeks, escaping the bushfires in Victoria before winning a heat at Menangle last week.

Long John continues Darley's hot streak

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Patrick Bartley The huge Darley racing operation on Saturday continued its amazing winning run in three-year-olds' classics this season when Long John ground out a victory in the $1 million Caulfield Guineas.

Horse Racing

Atantic Jewel stretches winning streak to nine

Atlantic Jewel

Michael Lynch Stocks Stakes nothing more than a track gallop for emerging superstar Atlantic Jewel.

Horse Racing

Black And Bent's winning streak rolls on

Horses

Greg Best The six-year-old etched his name into jumps racing history at Warrnambool yesterday.

Unbeaten Frankel extends streak to 10

Perfect 10: Frankel after his return win.

Michael Lynch Hype and momentum for clash of equine titans, Frankel and Black Caviar, set to intensify.

Racing authorities investigate offshore bookmaker Betjack over alleged unpaid winnings

Complaints of slow or non-payment on internet betting forums date back to last year.

Patrick Bartley and Ben Butler Racing authorities have launched an investigation into allegations offshore bookmaker Betjack is failing to pay punters their winnings.

Trainer Kevin Moses strikes gold after curbing My Sabeel's temper

On show: My Sabeel scores at Randwick on Saturday.

Adam Pengilly Kevin Moses tamed the nasty feminine streak in hand-me-down My Sabeel - and reaped the rewards in the group 3 Toy Show Quality at Randwick on Saturday.

Horse Racing

Ideal Position breaks two year winning drought at Thoroughbred Park

Jason Devrimol guides Ideal Position to victory at Canberra on Friday.

Jon Tuxworth Orange trainer Jeff Brasch praised apprentice jockey Jason Devrimol for a brilliant heads up ride that helped Ideal Position snap a two-year winless streak at Thoroughbred Park on Friday. 

Racing

Today's champion mares don't need the 'assistance' afforded Analie

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Max Presnell Substance assistance, now outlawed, contributed to a period that made Analie a modern-day iron mare, emphasising the worth of more recent champions Sunline, Makybe Diva and Black Caviar.

Class will carry Golden Slipper favourite Earthquake through Rosehill slush

Max Presnell Murk and gloom on Friday raised doubts about favourite Earthquake in the $3.5 million Golden Slipper at Rosehill Gardens.

Racing

Trainer Anthony Cummings wants firm track for Derby hope Thunder Fantasy

Chris Roots Like many trainers Anthong Cummings has been priming a team for the  opening day of the Championships at Randwick on Saturday, but like many he has an eye on the weather.

Peter Moody continues fight over stable access

Peter Moody

Brad Waters Peter Moody will take legal advice before deciding his next move in his fight against stewards' access to his Caulfield stable.

Horseracing

Good mail is good mail, no matter who delivers it

Racing man and grandson of Sigmund Freud: Clement Freud.

Max Presnell The device at Royal Randwick, played among some of racing’s finest intellects, produced a poker machine-like dividend for Tabcorp.

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No plans for Variety Club to make time for Australia

First past the post: Variety Club is the first overseas winner of the Champions Mile.

Chris Roots Quarantine protocols are likely to rob Australia of seeing the world’s best miler, Variety Club.

Horse racing

Chosen Time ready to salute for Gratz Vella

Jared Dorrington.

Jared Dorrington For a horse that has not won since January last year, Chosen Time rarely has a bad run.

Horseracing

Form analysts evolve as they chase the elusive dream

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Max Presnell Horse confirmation and type with preferably no knowledge of form is a contentious issue.

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Horse racing

Cox Plate lures some of the world's best gallopers

Just A Way ridden by Yuichi Fukunaga wins the Dubai Duty Free during the Dubai World Cup at the Meydan Racecourse on March 29, 2014 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

The horse rated the world's best and three stars from Hong Kong trainer John Moore's stable headline an outstanding first round list of 10 overseas invitees for the Cox Plate.

Millions not enough to lure Payne north

David Payne

Adam Pengilly David Payne is likely to dodge the Magic Millions with Bold Circle after the easing favourite arrived in the nick of time to score in the Men Of League Plate (1100m) at Rosehill on Saturday.

Horseracing

David Hayes wheels out young gun to try and end Peter Snowden's charmed run

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Max Presnell DAVID Hayes will challenge Peter Snowden's recent two-year-old domination when he starts $1.5 million yearling purchase Zulu Land in the Equine Clinic Plate at Caulfield on Saturday.