Peter Hanlon has worked at The Age since 1995, initially as deputy sports editor, subsequently as editor of the Saturday and Sunday Age sports sections, and since 2007 as a senior sports writer. He writes extensively on the AFL, and has also covered the Beijing Olympics and Delhi Commonwealth Games.
Peter Hanlon Roy Higgins left the Flemington mounting yard for the last time on Thursday.
Peter Hanlon If Oasis Bloom wins the Herbert Power on Saturday, Peter Morgan knows the outcome will be twofold. Happily, it will send his five-year-old mare into the Caulfield Cup.
Peter Hanlon Times are changing at a famous stable, Peter Hanlon writes.
Peter Hanlon The Cox Plate lead-up had been so full of dramatic twists it was destined to cough up a winner straight out of central casting.
Peter Hanlon After seven Cup rides without a placing, Craig Newitt is hoping to go the distance this time on Foreteller.
Peter Hanlon After a win in the opening race, the old master stepped back to let the son also shine.