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17 November 2018 5:40 AM Pike's blistering round compulsory viewing for good mate Jason Day

"I've been fortunate enough to know him 16 or 17 years. I went over there are a couple of times this year to see him in Ohio. It's sad not to see him back here, but he did just have his third kid,'' Pike told Fairfax Media. "He's really good for bouncing ideas off. The best thing about Jason is it doesn't matter if he's talking to 'Aaron Pike' who has only won a Victorian 58

16 November 2018 7:35 AM CAS upholds former Cavalryman Aaron Sloan's four-year ban

ASADA's statement said ice was a stimulant that could speed up parts of the body and the brain, increase alertness and reduce fatigue. "The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority today acknowledged the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport’s appeal division to confirm the decision by Baseball Australia to impose a four-year ban on athlete Aaron 68

16 November 2018 4:05 AM Summer specialist Red Excitement ready to shine at Rosehill

Gerald Ryan has given up on winning a big Randwick mile with Red Excitement, rather honing his summer campaign around the 2000-metre mark that has proved to be successful in the past couple of years. The nine-year-old, who famously gave Winx's one of her biggest scares when he opened up a huge break in the 2017 Chelmsford Stakes before, like all others 28

9 November 2018 4:02 AM Canberra powerlifter Liz Craven crowned new world champion

Craven has been Australia's top powerlifter for the past six years and has just won her first world championship after finishing on the podium the past two years. The 43-year-old won bronze in 2016 and silver in 2017 before her breakthrough performance in the United States last month. Craven began powerlifting after the birth of her daughter in 2011 and has risen 21

9 November 2018 3:04 AM Irish Derby and VRC Derby winners to clash in the Mackinnon Stakes

Irish Derby winner Latrobe will battle Saturday's VRC Derby winner Extra Brut in the Mackinnon Stakes at Flemington. It is the first time the VRC Derby winner has backed up in the weight-for-age classic in the same year with the opportunity only arising after the raced was moved to the final Saturday of the Flemington carnival in 2016. The previous two VRC Derby 25

6 November 2018 6:28 AM Internationals dominate but tragedy shadows win

Cross Counter had to use some luck however to win the race however after narrowly avoiding The Cliffsofmoher when he broke down leaving the straight for the first time and knocked over the James Cummings-trained Avilius who eventually finished 22nd. A trifecta of English trained horses filled the placings with Cross Counter's trainer Charlie Appleby 28

5 November 2018 2:00 AM The owner who will have more Cup runners than Lloyd

To most, it's almost impossible to compile a Melbourne Cup arsenal bigger than the race's most successful owner Lloyd Williams. To Rupert Legh, this year it's about to become a reality. The man who has been the very public face of the ownership group behind the stall stutters which forced Chautauqua away from the track will boast three Melbourne Cup runners 20

4 November 2018 7:00 AM Ten out of 10 sends Who Shot Thebarman to top of the class

The gelding’s owners, the O'Leary brothers, were at Moonee Valley bearing tangerine caps and big grins as they listened to jockey Tye Angland tell them it was Who Shot Thebarman's most promising run this preparation. They know he is 10, but describe him as old to any of the clan and they will quickly remind you he won the Sydney Cup, his first group 27

4 November 2018 6:33 AM Jordan Thompson denies rising star at Canberra International

"It was very tough, I thought I was really good in first set but knew he'd pick up the pace in the second and he definitely made it a battle," Thompson said. "There's not many 18-year-olds in the world as good as him. He's a much better player than what he's ranked, he's still very young so I'm sure we’ll see him rise through rankings." Thompson rose 15 spots 20

4 November 2018 2:30 AM 'It's a lie': Muscat and Merrick accuse each other of handshake snubs

The frosty relationship between Newcastle Jets coach Ernie Merrick and Melbourne Victory coach Kevin Muscat has become even colder, after they accused each other of failing to shake hands during Victory's 1-0 win over the Jets on Saturday night. Merrick and Muscat were a formidable coach and captain duo at Melbourne Victory, winning two A-League grand 23