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New tactics to get best out of Haky

New tactics to get best out of Haky

Archie Alexander to adopt new tactics for Haky in Sandown Cup

O’Brien’s comments feather in the cap for Brisbane

premium_icon O’Brien’s comments feather in the cap for Brisbane

Danny O’Brien’s praise of Winter Carnival needs to be exploited.

Emotional reunion with injured Cup horse

Emotional reunion with injured Cup horse

Rostropovich strapper delivers emotional update on his condition.

 
Greens in push to stop Melbourne Cup parade over 'cruelty'

premium_icon Greens in push to stop Melbourne Cup parade over 'cruelty'

The Melbourne Cup Carnival is one of the biggest and most popular events but a Greens councillor says ratepayers shouldn’t help fund a “cruel” industry.

Why Kavanagh is hoping for a Shocking Oaks run

Why Kavanagh is hoping for a Shocking Oaks run

“It would be nice to win with a daughter of Shocking"

Fellowes: Whip frenzy could be avoided

premium_icon Fellowes: Whip frenzy could be avoided

English trainer Cremains adamant only disqualification will stop jockeys from breaking whip rules when the gap between winning and losing can be so minuscule.

Cup flop: The race that didn’t stop the nation

premium_icon Cup flop: The race that didn’t stop the nation

Despite brilliant sunshine, a crack field and the ever growing threat from NSW Racing, the 2019 Melbourne Cup fell flat with viewers, punters and revellers.

Abuse, threats leave Cup jockey reeling

premium_icon Abuse, threats leave Cup jockey reeling

Leading jockey Michael Walker has shut down social media after a torrent of online abuse followed his Melbourne Cup Day fine for excessive whip use.

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