Italian jockey Frankie Dettori will miss his ride in Europe's most prestigious race, the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, on Sunday after suffering a season-ending injury, his business manager said on...
Michael Sharkie There's a fresh vibe to the Godolphin camp this spring. You can see it in the smile of head trainer Saeed Bin Suroor's face and the happy nods of the grooms after each gallop.
Michael Lynch Sydney sprinter Sea Siren failed to build on the marvellous record of Australian gallopers in England's premier sprints, finishing out of a place in the £500,000 Diamond Jubilee Stakes at the Royal...
Michael Lynch You can't burn the candle at both ends - unless, perhaps, you have a superhorse. And good as she might be, John O'Shea's gallant group 1-winning mare Sea Siren is not a superhorse.
Paris Treve emulates Zarkava in landing French Oaks, Prix Vermeille and Arc in same season.
Max Presnell Flash Ned Holgate, spud salesman at the Sydney markets, South Sydney stalwart, bookmaker's clerk, on-course and SP, walked off Royal Ascot like he had viewed paradise.
Champion trainer Sir Henry Cecil has lost his long battle with cancer.
Tom Peacock Frankel demolished perhaps the final obstacle blocking his completion as the blueprint for the perfect racehorse in the Juddmonte International Stakes at York.
Paris Camelot can break Japanese hearts in Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
Odds & Sods
Disqualified jockey Danny Nikolic will front the tribunal today in a bid to overturn decision by the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board to ban him for two years.
CHRIS ROOTS Disqualified jockey Danny Nikolic will front the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal today in a bid to overturn the decision to ban him for two years made by the Racing Appeals and...
Punters deliver a much-needed show of confidence in the spring racing product.
Chris Roots, PATRICK BARTLEY Disqualified jockey Danny Nikolic remains unable to return to riding after failing to win a stay of proceedings yesterday, but he will plead his case in an appeal to the Victorian Civil and...
Michael Lynch Globe-trotting jockey Kerrin McEvoy is making every post a winner.
Andrew Eddy Yet another French galloper is poised to grab the spring carnival headlines after Brigantin was sensationally backed at the weekend to win Wednesday's crucial Geelong Cup.
Andrew Eddy Yet another French galloper is poised to grab the spring carnival headlines after Brigantin was sensationally backed over the weekend to win the Geelong Cup on Wednesday.
Andrew Eddy Frankie Dettori is likely to chase his first Melbourne Cup win with his 11th attempt.
Peter Hanlon In taking a first-time tourist from the airport to a city hotel after dark, then down the highway to the Geelong Cup and straight back to the departure lounge, there is a chance they could form a...
Andrew Eddy It is not just the local stayers who are feeling the Melbourne Cup squeeze.
Daniel Sankey Live from the track at Flemington, we bring you all the action from on and off the track.