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23 September 2018 6:43 AM The Autumn Sun the one for the Australian Derby

Bred out of an Aga Khan-owned Galileo mare Azmiyna, The Autumn Sun brings together the best stallions of their generation in Australia and Europe and has the scope to be more dominant as the journeys get longer. The Autumn Sun has headed to Melbourne with the Caulfield Guineas as a target but Chris Waller will take no risks with the prized colt should 7

22 September 2018 10:21 PM Race previews and tips for Wyong on Sunday

Race 1 – 1:00PM ROILY AND BOOTHY FOR SMEETHY PLATE (1350 METRES) Expecting a big improvement from 3. Miss Moana on what she showed at Newcastle at her second start off a six-week break. She reared as the gates opened and settled well back, was never in the hunt at all and it struck me as a forgive run. Go back to her debut and she charged to the line like a horse 8

17 September 2018 7:07 AM Sun shining for Ryan's two-year-old

Former Hong Kong jockey Brett Prebble came up from Melbourne and rode all the Ryan horses. He did enough to win the trials on King’s Champ and Fortress Command, but on Covert Ops he put an eight-length gap on his rivals. “He was the surprise of the morning to me, Covert Ops,” Ryan said. “When you look at the time, he didn’t really do anything outstanding 10

13 September 2018 1:43 AM Chloe Hosking re-signs with Alè-Cipollini and sets sights on worlds

Having re-signed for a third season with Alè-Cipollini, Commonwealth Games gold medallist Chloe Hosking now has her sights set on winning a world title. The Canberra cyclist announced on Thursday she will stay with the Women's World Tour team for 2019. Her immediate goals will be the Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta this weekend and then she'll ride for Alè-Cipollini 19

5 September 2018 6:20 AM Wallaroo Georgia O'Neill to make University of Canberra sevens debut

"Playing for the Wallaroos was mind blowing. It was just an amazing experience and now I've got to switch focus from 15-a-side to sevens. "When I first started playing rugby, I started playing sevens in a trial game for Gungahlin College. Then I moved into the Brumbies sevens with the schoolgirls, so that's where I started." The Canberra side finished 22

3 September 2018 2:01 PM Race-by-race guide to Tuesday's meeting at Newcastle

Race 1: Class 1 & Maiden Plate (2360m): Tricky and fascinating little scamper here that should be dominated by those on debut and on-speed. The Snowden-trained 10-Starry – bred to get through soft ground – was close-up in a Randwick trial three weeks back run in good time. She looks far better served here after two starts in smart company in the Autumn 26

3 September 2018 3:02 AM Dunn pledges half Kosciuszko winnings to drought relief

“We just thought with what is happening how can we make a difference for some of the farmers, and this seems the best way because it is such a big event for country racing.” The young trainer has developed an enviable reputation for bringing horses on the long trip to Sydney and winning. Care To Think, the best horse he has had, was made a $6 Kosciuszko 23

31 August 2018 12:55 PM Bolt will need to be world's fastest learner after Mariners debut

The eight-time Olympic gold medallist actually had to briefly stop so a gold necklace could be removed from underneath his jersey. Playing on the left wing, Bolt had no issues getting himself into position, and even had a couple of half chances in front of goal. While he can run like the wind, Bolt will need a lot more work to develop finesse and a passing 21

29 August 2018 11:00 PM Garriock re-signs Flannery and backs the teenager to fill Heyman void

Matildas teenage superstar Ellie Carpenter is expected to re-sign alongside Young Matildas midfielder Karly Roestbakken. Clare Hunt will train with the club as she recovers from a serious knee injury. Heyman, Caitlin Munoz and Liana Danaskos were shown the door, while imports Haley Kopmeyer, Laura Bassett, Toni Pressley and Elise Thorsnes have returned 15

23 August 2018 3:40 AM Chautauqua gets last chance in Rosehill race-day trial

It is all-in for sensational sprinter Chautauqua in a most public forum at Rosehill on Saturday. The grey flash has delivered memorable moments in victory but lately it has been his habit of not leaving the barriers that has drawn headlines. The three-time TJ Smith Stakes winner will have an official barrier trial on race-day, as was afforded to Winx in the autumn 18