Racing

As a former long-term Sydney trainer Grahame Begg knows his way around Rosehill. And by utilising a right-handed track in his new home, Begg’s Golden Slipper-bound Written By should not …

Leading Golden Slipper contender Performer will get to his chance to pass a barrier test sooner than anticipated. With Tuesday’s Randwick barrier trials moved to Thursday because of wet weather, …

Long Leaf is the slight favourite in an open Group One Blue Diamond Stakes after the barrier draw for the $1.5 million race for two-year-olds at Caulfield. Long Leaf is undefeated in …

Lady Horseowner has risen to every challenge so far and gets the chance to do so again on the big stage after being confirmed as a late entry for the …

Gai Waterhouse’s prospects of a seventh Golden Slipper have spiralled dramatically upwards with the win of Santos at Randwick. The colt firmed from $51 to $11 in markets for the Golden …

One of the key Golden Slipper chances from the Peter and Paul Snowden yard has been ruled out for the remainder of the Autumn Carnival. Stratosphere made an eye-catching debut …

The prize money for the $6 million Melbourne Cup will increase this year, although the Victoria Racing Club insists there is no competition with The Everest in Sydney. VRC chairman Amanda Elliott …

The result of the Blue Diamond Preludes will determine whether Luke Currie remains in Melbourne for Blue Diamond day and misses the first Sydney lead-up run of Golden Slipper favourite …

John Sargent hopes Royal Witness can finally replicate his success training juveniles in New Zealand when the promising colt makes his debut with the Golden Slipper in mind. A $60,000 …

Trainer Chris Waller has produced his two leading Golden Slipper hopes at Rosehill with the desired results after a couple of anxious moments. Performer had to fight hard for a …