Chris Roots Bob and Jan Bergstrom have bred and owned their share of good horses but never a group 1 winner. So if Toydini can win the Epsom Handicap at Randwick on Saturday it would be an emotional day.
Michael Lynch Queensland champion Buffering has handed Lankan Rupee his second straight defeat at Moonee Valley, beating him in the Group One Moir Stakes.
Chris Roots Tommy Berry had the television cameras following him as he got his eye in for a group 1 appointment at Flemington on Melbourne Cup favourite The Offer with a winning treble at Canterbury on Wednesday.
Patrick Bartley David Hayes will on Thursday formally recommend to the owners of the imported stayer Crackerjack King that the grey be withdrawn from Saturday's Turnbull Stakes at Flemington and if his request is...
Adam Pengilly Epsom Handicap markets are set to be given a shake-up after Joe Pride declared pre-post favourite Rock Sturdy a non-starter in the $500,000 group 1 on Saturday.
Tim Habel Chris Waller landed a two state Group 1 double in the space of 15 minutes on Saturday when his grand warrior Foreteller scored in the Underwood Stakes at Caulfield.
Chris Roots Chris Waller got off the mark with a couple of group 1s on the weekend but it will be a princess in waiting in Catkins, which takes centre stage for the premier stable in the Golden Pendant at...
Chris Roots The first few months of the Peter and Paul Snowden partnership has been littered with winners, and group 1 success can't be far away.
Chris Roots James Cummings has not won a group 1. His grandfather and co-trainer has 266 to his credit but that doesn't stop Bart Cummings getting excited about the chances of Hallowed Crown winning the Golden...
David Polkinghorne Boom apprentice jockey Winona Costin will go into the biggest day of her short career and her group 1 debut a winner after saluting in the final race at Canberra's Thoroughbred Park on Friday.
Chris Roots The Golden Rose is where the group 1 story began for Tommy Berry on Epaulette, two years later he goes into Saturday's $1 million race as hottest jockey in the world.
Chris Roots There is a difference between youth and experience in the James and Bart Cummings partnership, which has its first group 1 after Hallowed Crown won the Golden Rose at Rosehill on Saturday.
Adam Pengilly Jason Collett is the first to admit he's been talked out of group 1 rides just as much as he's thrown them away via his own racetrack deeds on the rare occasion.
Dissident dismantled a classy field in the Memsie Stakes but in an ominous warning trainer Peter Moody said the horse would even be better in the Makybe Diva Stakes.
Adam Pengilly John Messara reckons he has the "forgotten" horse – and quite clearly remembers why no one wanted his other Golden Rose hope, too – as he agonises over whether to launch a two-pronged...
Chris Roots Team McCarthy bagged two group 1s on Breeders Challenge day at Menangle but it was the defeat of short-priced favourite Ominous Warning in the two-year-old colts and gelding final that punters hurt...
Andrew Webster Wayne Hawkes stands at the back of the Rosehill mounting yard, having just watched his horse Mossfun win the $3.5 million Golden Slipper, and he can’t stop the tears.
Chris Roots It was a day when Tom Berry and James McDonald shared the group 1 spoils with two wins each and shared the Nathan Berry Medal for the leading jockey in The Championships.
Warwick Barr Chris Waller's template for group 1 excellence points to a sense of timing with She's Clean, the least favoured of his three runners in the $400,000 Tattersall's Tiara at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Chris Roots Gai Waterhouse had a plan a month ago to get Driefontein what her career needed to be complete – a group 1 win.