Michael Sharkie Jason Warren ponders the impact of long stints in quarantine either side of an Asian campaign.
Patrick Bartley Trainer Pat Carey's quest to win a second group 1 classic in a week is closer to reality.
Chris Roots There are two more mountains to climb for All Too Hard before he heads to stud. The first is at Randwick on Saturday in the All Aged Stakes, the other at Royal Ascot in June.
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.
Michael Lynch David Hayes had a sense of deja vu when Jet Away built on the huge impression he made winning his Australian debut at Bendigo by following up in the group 3 Easter Cup at Caulfield.
Patrick Bartley As a 15-year-old boy from Kangaroo Island in South Australia, Dwayne Dunn didn't know what to expect on the morning he went to do work experience at Toltrice Lodge at Morphettville in Adelaide.
Michael Lynch NEIL WERRETT is surely the man with the Midas touch. Not only is he the managing part-owner of wonder mare Black Caviar but he is also part of the ownership group that bought her exciting...
Mat Jones ONLY half an hour after bringing up 100 winners in Sydney for the season, premier trainer Chris Waller celebrated the first winner out of his Melbourne satellite stable when Foreteller won the Peter...
Michael Lynch All Too Hard accelerates past Glass Harmonium and King Mufhasa in Futurity Stakes.
Michael Lynch A small interstate trainer, an unheralded young jockey and a pony-sized filly see off the blue bloods.
Michael Lynch and Patrick Bartley Sydney galloper on target for Australian Cup after giving Dwayne Dunn his second winner.
Michael Lynch With a dearth of proven weight for age stars targetting the Australian Cup the entry list for this prestigious race on Saturday week more resembles a middle distance Group One handicap than a set...
Patrick Bartley and Chris Roots The only reservation against Australia's two best three-year-old colts not adding to their already imposing winning records in Sydney and Melbourne on Saturday could be having to contend with a...
Patrick Bartley AS A raw 15-year-old from Kangaroo Island, Dwayne Dunn didn't know quite what to expect the morning he began work experience at Toltrice Lodge at Morphettville in Adelaide.
Daniel Sankey Welcome to our live coverage of Melbourne Cup Day for 2012, direct from the mounting yard press room at Flemington.
Daniel Sankey Live from the track at Flemington, we bring you all the action from on and off the track.
French stayer Dunaden will have to overcome a wide barrier to defend his Melbourne Cup crown. Dunaden, to be ridden by Craig Williams, drew barrier 16 in the 24-horse field.
Andrew Eddy Craig Williams gains some compensation for his Melbourne Cup disappointment.
Just 50 metres after the start, topweight Dunaden clipped his heels and nearly fell.
Daniel Sankey Welcome to our live coverage of Crown Oaks Day, coming to you from the mounting yard press room at Flemington.