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18 August 2018 3:24 AM Tritton has special one in Muscle Factory after group 1 romp

Trainer Shane Tritton says horses don’t do what Muscle Factory did in the Albion Park Gold Final, but he wasn’t surprised. Muscle Factory, which Tritton bought a share of for a six-figure sum mid-season, ran a 1:53.1 mile-rate as he ran to a 37.9m victory in a show of sheer speed. It gave him a group 1 victory after placings in the the Australian Pacing 5

13 August 2018 5:18 AM Aussie Wilson's title hopes take hit at Tahiti Pro

Australian surfer Julian Wilson's world title hopes have suffered a serious blow after being beaten in the second round of the Tahiti Pro. The event's defending champion was upset by local wildcard Tikanui Smith 7.67 to 5.83 on Monday after failing to register a second-wave score in lacklustre surf at Teahupo'o. With four events remaining on the WSL calendar 11

12 August 2018 1:53 PM High five for resurgent Cate Campbell as Australia finish on a high

Cate Campbell has completed a masterclass at the Pan Pacs meet in Tokyo, securing her fourth and fifth gold medals on the final night as she continued her dominance in the Tatsumi International Swimming Centre. And the Australian women would sweep the relays, with Campbell finishing over the top of America's Olympic champion Simone Manuel to add the medley 14

11 August 2018 12:59 PM Five is alive for Cate Campbell as she continues Pan Pacs spree

Cate Campbell remains on track for five gold medals at the Pan Pacs in Tokyo after another dominant swim to help seal victory in the women's 4x100m relay over arch rivals America. The Australians are the world record-holders and Olympic champions but could have been vulnerable without the services of Bronte Campbell, who has skipped the event to rehab 13

11 August 2018 10:12 AM McEvoy navigates saloon passage for Sandbar in Rosebud

“When he came back, we went to the barrier trials at Randwick and he went through the front of the gates and cantered a lap. “He missed that trial and again we were playing catch-up. He won a trial, but you just don’t know if that is going count against him on raceday. ‘‘Hopefully that is all behind us, touch wood. He is certainly a horse that could 11

9 August 2018 1:20 PM Cate Campbell's historic swim sets up relay gold at Pan Pacs

Cate Campbell's comeback to the pool has gathered even more steam, with the sprint star rattling off the fastest women's relay split in history to anchor the gold-medal winning mixed medley team at the Pan Pacs in Tokyo. It was an astonishing performance from the Queenslander, who hit the water with a clear lead over Japan's Tomoi Aoki and Olympic and world 6

4 August 2018 11:08 AM 'He'd be so good at it': Wheelchair rugby's bid to sign Alex McKinnon

“To be honest, playing wheelchair rugby is something people ask me about at every presentation I do,” said McKinnon, who suffered a serious spinal injury four years ago while playing for the Knights in an NRL match against Melbourne. “Throughout my rugby league career, I was quite selfish with the amount of time and dedication I had to put in because 22

4 August 2018 8:33 AM Tracing Aaron vandenBerg's return to the AFL

"He’s gone through a hell of a lot and he’s had three VFL games now and he’s prepared himself incredibly well, so we’re excited about what he can bring our team. "Unfortunately for Melky, he’s a little bit tight through that hamstring. He had it through the second quarter and continued to play on, but he’s going to take a week to get right and hopefully 22

4 August 2018 1:38 AM Grassroots harness racing prizemoney to increase by 20 per cent

“Guaranteeing races for fillies and mares only has been well received by breeders, owners and trainers,” Smith said. “Almost 50 per cent of the foal crop every year are fillies, and HRNSW has provided additional opportunities for them to race against their own sex.” The Bathurst Gold Crown carnival got a big boost with the prizemoney lift, meaning the Gold Chalice 19

3 August 2018 10:06 AM Last-round clash to decide Giants' travel plans and finals chances

The outcome of the top-of-the-table clash between Giants and West Coast Fever at the International Convention Centre on Saturday will deliver much more than just the minor premiership. While both sides could mathematically fall as low as fourth in a desperate final round, an even contest would wrap up the top two spots - and crucially a second chance 16