Horse Racing

Irish Leger finish sharpens Cup picture

Irish Leger finish sharpens Cup picture

Aidan O’Brien star likely to miss Cup as Cross Counter builds

Star stable back in form

premium_icon Star stable back in form

Connoisseur delivers for powerful partnership

Payne: Sexist snubs pushed me to succeed

premium_icon Payne: Sexist snubs pushed me to succeed

Michelle Payne opens up on the sexism she experienced in racing

 
Cup winner to accept daunting challenge

Cup winner to accept daunting challenge

As expected, the internationals head the Melbourne Cup weights with last year’s winner Cross Counter needing to defy history to go back-to-back.

Mystic’s journey could take unexpected turn

Mystic’s journey could take unexpected turn

Adam Trinder wants to see how Mystic Journey handles her first Group 1 weight-for-age test in the Makybe Diva Stakes before he fully commits to Cox Plate.

Bowman races clock to be back for George Main

Bowman races clock to be back for George Main

Champion jockey Hugh Bowman will miss the midweek meeting at Canterbury Park and the Run to the Rose at Rosehill Gardens after breaking his finger in a fall at...

McEvoy all aboard Red express in Everest

premium_icon McEvoy all aboard Red express in Everest

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy will chase a third straight Everest win on Redzel after deciding to stick with the veteran sprinter ahead in the world’s richest turf race

Grafton tips: Trainer puts Victorem on backburner

Grafton tips: Trainer puts Victorem on backburner

Victorem and success in the $1.3 million The Kosciuszko may be the long-range goal for trainer Jenny Graham, but her immediate focus is on Grafton.

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