Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds

Richard Hinds is the Chief Sports Columnist for The Sydney Morning Herald

The closer you are, the more you lose focus

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Richard Hinds The 'show must go on' mentality trivialises the potential gravity of the allegations.

Worlds apart but the song remains the same

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Richard Hinds Those facing the allegations are defended as ferociously as a rottweiler's puppy. They are, we are told by the reflexively supportive insiders, ''honourable'' and ''beyond reproach''.

Horseracing

Job done: the majestic mare exits stage as arguably the greatest

Black Caviar

Richard Hinds Such is Black Caviar's fame, and our cult of personality, the champion racehorse has assumed a human persona that includes a popular Twitter account and a budding romance with the English stallion...

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Horse Racing

'Singo' and Gai's is a less than joyous jostle in a long run

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Richard Hinds When people say Singleton and the Waterhouse family have history, they are not exaggerating.

Once exhaled, time to exalt

Royally rueful: A pensive Luke Nolen heads to the winner's enclosure on Black Caviar.

Richard Hinds It will take time for the magnitude of Black Caviar's achievement to sink in.