Greg Baum In the Melbourne Cup, good things come to those who stay.
Greg Baum Of course, Tom Waterhouse must be allowed the presumption of innocence.
Greg Baum As on the first day of her career, so on the last, and every day between: Black Caviar was ahead of them all.
Greg Baum Of course, Tom Waterhouse must be allowed the presumption of innocence. But, and this is his own doing, he cannot be granted the blessing due divinely to the meek.
Greg Baum Rarely in the annals of great Australian horse tales has there been movement at the station quite like this.
Greg Baum RARELY before in the annals of great Australian horse tales has there been movement at the station quite like this.
Greg Baum Nothing or nobody was excised from the migration zone that is the Werribee international horse centre at the break of a brilliant dawn on Sunday.
Greg Baum FOR all the mystique, hubbub and breathless speculation - and this year the abiding whiff of skulduggery - sometimes it seems that winning the Melbourne Cup is simply a matter of putting yourself in...
Greg Baum What is too easily overlooked in the ever more hyperbolical prelude is that the Cup is first and last a horse race.
Greg Baum Black Caviar's story paused at Royal Ascot, but did not end; another chapter awaits.
Greg Baum For Luke Nolen, this was back to earth after a thud. But the descent was bumpy, too, and in some ways, it showed.