Australians seem to breed the best jockeys

I have been very upset by the comments received from Aussie racing fans about my racing column. I have many years experience of racing around the world. The best racing in the world is in England. The majesty of Ascot, the enormous size of Goodwood, the bitter cold of Catterick (where there are more cows … [Read the full story]

Black Caviar all around as the Champion Sprinter shows her class

Black Caviar lived up to her rating as the world’s best sprinter when she gave her opposition weight and a beating in the $1 million Newmarket Handicap at Flemington. Under 58kg, the four-year-old daughter of Bel Esprit set a modern-day weight-carrying record for a mare in the 1200m feature sprint which was first run in … [Read the full story]