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David Polkinghorne

David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.


Super Sunday: $9m in bets for Black Opal Stakes day

Track work

David Polkinghorne Canberra Racing hopes Black Opal Stakes day can go to another level, writes David Polkinghorne.


Emirates the one to watch

David Polkinghorne The Flemington spring carnival is coming to a close, but there's still plenty to see today.


Coliseo's Sydney campaign takes Albury route

News. Black Opal Stakes.   Glyn Schofield on Court Connection wins the Canberra Centenary Cup at Thoroughbred Park in Canberra.   10th of March 2013. Canberra Times Photograph by Jeffrey Chan

David Polkinghorne The Norm Gardner-trained Coliseo will look to add the listed Albury Gold Cup (2000 metres) to the Wagga Wagga Cup (2000m) he won last year.


Singo seeks a matching Opal

David Polkinghorne CANBERRA's Black Opal Stakes holds a special place in John Singleton's heart.


Odds seem deceiving for Williams's big Guineas chance

David Polkinghorne THE BIG rain has put a dampener on trainer Danny Williams's Canberra Guineas hope Deceiver's in the 1400 metre listed three-year-old sprint.