October 11, 2017

Who is going to climb to the top of the Everest?

I’ve already admitted to some misgivings about the whole concept of The Everest, but Grinch time is over. The hype around the race is huge, so I may as well jump on the bandwagon. The race is on, so who is going to get to the summit first?
October 10, 2017

Riven Light up for spring carnival debut

Irish galloper Riven Light has settled nicely into his quarantine surrounds at Werribee and is ready to run in the Group One Caulfield Stakes.
October 10, 2017

Good numbers remain for CUP & features

Almandin and Winx head the latest declarations as they bid to repeat their victories of 12 months ago in the Melbourne Cup and Cox Plate respectively.
October 10, 2017

Tactics the key to Everest: Peter Snowden

Trainer Peter Snowden says searing pace will not be enough to win the $10 million Everest with race tactics to come into play.
October 10, 2017

Egg Tart gets first look around Caulfield

Toorak Handicap favourite Egg Tart has had a look around Caulfield in a pleasing gallop in company with stablemate Omei Sword.
October 10, 2017

Michael Dee OK for Caulfield Guineas ride

A minor win in front of the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board means Michael Dee will ride Holy Snow in the Group One Caulfield Guineas.
October 10, 2017

A son of a former champion wins on debut

Michael Poy has landed the dream of every apprentice, riding a winner at his first race ride.
October 10, 2017

Alizee favourite to win another Group One

Godolphin filly Alizee has already won the Flight Stakes this spring and is favourite to claim another Group One win in the Thousand Guineas at Caulfield.
October 10, 2017

Passion & Opinions drives a sport’s popularity

Does racing have a media person that is willing and able to drive the sports passion with its customers? The AFL, NRL and other big sports have media types that divide with their opinions and outspoken ways......racings' customers are holding out hope someone is ready to step up
October 10, 2017

Homework to determine Bowman’s Cup ride

Jockey Hugh Bowman has partnered Tiberian in a work-out at Werribee, one of two international competitors he has as options for the Melbourne Cup.