Kate McClymont and Megan Levy The lawyer for former jockey Allan Robinson has attacked Gai Waterhouse for being a "snob’’ and a ‘‘failed actress’’ after the champion trainer called his client a ‘‘trumped up little jockey’’ during...
Michael Sharkie As the eyes of European racing focus on Royal Ascot this week, three high-class English gallopers continue to make steady progress towards the spring carnival under trainer Gai Waterhouse and her...
Chris Roots Numbers don't mean that much to Chris Waller but they illustrate what he has achieved in a remarkable 2012-13 season.
Chris Roots John Thompson has been frustrated in the past couple of weeks after the classy Peron missed runs in black-type company as he attempted another group 1 heist in the style of Pear Tart last year.
John Holloway A strategy by Coolmore's big guns to buy the best sons of Fastnet Rock last year to eventually take over the stallion role of their illustrious father paid an early dividend at Monday's Randwick...
Chris Roots PROMISING three-year-olds Golden Sunshine and Sessions meet in a classic leader versus swooper clash at Rosehill on Saturday.
Stephen Rodgers Tony Pattillo's only regret on Saturday was not being able to share the moment with Bryan Guy.
Chris Roots Chris Waller is getting better at coping with his record quest, but he is drawing on the experience of rival trainers Peter Snowden and Gai Waterhouse as the mark gets closer.
Tony White Trainer John Thompson labelled Peron a better horse than last year's Tattersall's Tiara-winning stablemate Pear Tart after the filly's determined win in the $100,000 Gai Waterhouse Classic over 1350...
Chris Roots Concreter and breeder Sam Gallo couldn't hide his emotions when he watched the horse he raised ''since he was a baby'' win at Rosehill on Saturday.
Chris Roots There is no accident behind Chris Waller’s rise to the top of the Australian training ranks. The 39-year-old is no longer just Sydney’s premier trainer but an irrepressible force.
Chris Roots Brenton Avdulla was quick to point out he is not a punter but was aware of the overs on offer for Howmuchdoyouloveme in the Lightning Handicap at Eagle Farm on Saturday.
Chris Roots Nash Rawiller and Jim Cassidy produced group 1 rides in Saturday's J.J. Atkins at Eagle Farm but there could be only one winner: Rawiller on Gai Waterhouse's Romantic Touch.
Chris Roots More Joyous has been retired "a fit and happy horse" and will head to England to visit British thoroughbred Frankel later in the year.
Chris Roots Stewards will also investigate a record of More Joyous being lame.
Damien Murphy Once known as the sport of kings, the trainer Gai Waterhouse evoked her royal patron as she unsuccessfully defended charges that have made NSW racing resemble the sport of spivs of late.
Chris Roots Gai Waterhouse is a master of getting it right.
Chris Roots Nathan Tinkler's crumbling racing empire sold off another couple of jewels at Magic Millions on Wednesday.
Chris Roots New Zealand apprentice Chris Dell has plotted an unusual career course, which has led to the Chris Waller yard on a two-week scholarship given by the Auckland Racing Club.
Tony White After a fortnight of turmoil, ad man and high-profile owner John Singleton was back in the headlines for the right reasons at Doomben on Saturday when his star filly Dear Demi won the $175,000 Hidden...