Michael Lynch, The Age's expert on soccer, has had extensive experience of high level journalism in the UK and Australia. Michael has covered the Socceroos through Asia, Europe and South America in their past three World Cup campaigns. He has also reported on Grands Prix and top class motor sport from Asia and Europe. He has won several national media awards for both sports and industry journalism.
Michael Lynch Strawberry Boy looks to have a big future, in Brisbane, Melbourne, or both.
Michael Lynch Anything you can do I can do better. That might have been the message from Chris Waller's crack filly Royal Descent to last week's Australian Derby winner It's A Dundeel after she spreadeagled the...
Michael Lynch and Mike Hedge Anything Black Caviar does takes pride of place where news of the sport is concerned.
Michael Lynch, Mike Hedge Such is her dominance of the Australian racing scene that anything Black Caviar does – or is merely connected with – takes pride of place where news of the sport is concerned, her every move or the...
Michael Lynch It's hard to resist the temptation of a $330,000 first prize, and the Chris Waller stable will take the next few days to decide whether to go for a jackpot in the $550,000 Australian Oaks with...
Michael Lynch Danny O'Brien has notched up 11 metropolitan winners at the halfway point of the season.
Michael Lynch Rick Hore-Lacy has trained some absolute champions in his long career on the turf.
Michael Lynch While Happy Trails and Green Moon were fighting out the Dato Tan Chin Nam Stakes yesterday, third placegetter Rekindled Interest and fourth home Linton were giving clear signals that they were on...
Michael Lynch The bubble might have burst for Black Caviar's half-brother All Too Hard yesterday.
Michael Lynch Wales defies inexperience and survives protest to win Redoute's Choice Stakes.