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29 October 2018 12:56 AM Humidor unlikely to run in Seppelt Wine Stakes: Weir

Darren Weir's Humidor, a brave third to Winx in the great mare's history-making fourth Cox Plate on Saturday, is in major doubt for the $2 million Seppelt Wine Stakes, the highlight of the final day of the Melbourne Cup carnival. The six-year-old gelding pulled up sore after the race and may now be forced to miss what was his major spring target 110

27 October 2018 9:00 AM Party time for Cleary as he edges towards home-town cup with Cliff

Joe Cleary has his team primed for Queanbeyan Cup day on Sunday and beyond as his stable clients file into town for his traditional party. Cleary will have Cliff in the Queanbeyan Cup, a race he has won twice, but it is the promising Lucy Rose and Coolring in the Thunderbolt that have caught his eye. “They will run in the sprint and then head to Flemington 105

27 October 2018 2:58 AM Gai-ja vu: Waterhouse and Bott claim prize again

It's an Inglis sales-restricted race, an event that carries an entree to a richly endowed series with a $3 million bonus. So it was odds-on that Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott would have not just a runner, but a fancied contender. Punters should, if they haven't already, learn to set their watches for just after noon on Cox Plate day at Moonee Valley 106

26 October 2018 11:27 AM Bowman delivers on Brave Smash to deny Coolmore's Manikato challenge

Hugh Bowman winning a group 1 race at Moonee Valley, beating Oisin Murphy in a driving finish. Could the conclusion to Friday night’s Manikato Stakes, in which the Bowman-partnered Brave Smash just ran down the Murphy- ridden Spirit Of Valor, be a preview for the $5 million Cox Plate on Saturday afternoon? Bowman, of course, will partner the wonder mare Winx as he bids to land her fourth 94

25 October 2018 12:07 AM Team Williams pulls Latrobe out of Melbourne Cup

Lloyd Williams has reduced his Melbourne Cup team by one after announcing plans to withdraw one of his fancied chances, Latrobe, from the race. Williams revealed on Thursday morning that the northern hemisphere three-year-old would be saved for a race later in the Flemington carnival. Latrobe, trained by Joseph O'Brien - who trained Rekindling to win the Melbourne 89

21 October 2018 1:23 AM O'Brien set to launch multi-pronged Manikato attack

Intelligence Cross missed the start at Caulfield, and stewards want him to undergo a barrier trial this week before giving him the go-ahead to start alongside his three stablemates in the $1 million Manikato, named after one of Australia's greatest twentieth-century sprinters. ''The plan is to run all our sprinters, including US Navy Flag, Spirit Of Valor 81

20 October 2018 11:23 AM 'Let's go become millionaires': Mystic runs Riot in rich final

A tearful and jubilant Peter Lagogiane danced down the Wentworth Park straight in pure delight as Mystic Riot led home a NSW trifecta in the Million Dollar Chase on Saturday. Lagogiane, who trains in tandem with his partner Jodie on from Sydney's north-west fringes, was reduced to an emotional wreck after Mystic Riot led from box rise to stave off a late challenge 89

20 October 2018 8:20 AM Saeed had the Solution in battle of the blue armies

In recent times it is the Irish operation that has had the best of things, O'Brien's genius and the potent bloodlines of the super sire Galileo – represented in this race by The Cliffsofmoher and The Taj Mahal – giving them an edge. Charlie Appleby, a trainer well known to Australian racegoers, gave Sheikh Mohammed his first English Derby winner carrying 95

20 October 2018 5:57 AM Best Solution wins Caulfield Cup

A decade after winning his first Caulfield Cup, Godolphin trainer Saaed bin Suroor has triumphed again with international visitor Best Solution producing a gutsy performance to take out the world's richest 2400 metre handicap on turf. In a desperate finish to Saturday's $5 million race, top weight Best Solution held off a charge from Homesman to win by a half-head 105

14 October 2018 8:04 AM Marc Leishman nails fourth US PGA tour win

Marc Leishman was already having a good year. Yesterday in Kuala Lumpur, he made it a great one. The 34-year-old from Warrnambool secured his fourth United States PGA Tour title with a superb exhibition of ball-striking and putting in the $US7 million CIMB Classic at TPC Kuala Lumpur. The victory comes with a winner’s cheque of $US1.26 million but just as importantly 104