Melbourne Racing

All roads lead to Slipper but which one is right?

THE Golden Slipper market became muddied on Saturday, after a Sydney slop flop, a Melbourne boilover, and a filly ­carrying the grandstand to an impressive victory in Brisbane.

Money makers The $billion sex lives of sporting studs

WITH impeccable breeding and a combined value in excess of $2 billion, these five males have made a fortune out of selling sex.

Payne fined for ‘insulting and improper’ rant

MICHELLE Payne has been slapped with a fine by Racibng Victoria following her social media attack on Flemington track manager Mick Goodie

Eagle Farm Soft track not a reliable betting surface

HOUTZEN’S brilliance was overshadowed by another controversial Eagle Farm track surface, which most rated almost a Soft 7 after 30mm of irrigation on Thursday.

Tragedy Trackwork jockey loses fight for life

CANBERRA trackwork rider Riharna Thomson passed away on Friday morning from injuries sustained in a tragic accident on Tuesday morning.

Moreira feat Record 8 winners pure Magic

WATCH WIN No.8: TRIUMPHANT after a record eight winners at Sha Tin, “Magic Man’’ Joao Moreira is chasing autumn glory in Melbourne on Saturday.

Flemington Payne might be in hot water over Goodie criticism

MICHELLE Payne could be censured after the Melbourne Cup-winning rider’s social media criticism of Flemington track manager Mick Goodie.

Greg Miles Caviar edges out Winx for favouritism

SEE MARKET: BLACK Caviar has just pipped Winx for favouritism in racecaller Greg Miles’ phantom call of a race featuring his favourite 14 horses.

You must be kidding Punter bags £450K on winning 20p accumulator bet

PUNTER wins more than £450,000 on 20p horse racing bet after accumulator rolls in like the tide.

Market preview Australian market set to open lower

THE Australian market looks set to open lower after US equities fell, once again weighed down by company earnings.

Grand Final replay Swifts mean business in netball crunch match

IT’S State of Origin, netball style. But to Swifts defender Sharni Layton, the Swifts v Firebirds top-of-the-table clash is just business.

Trial program Building better brains brick by brick

IT’S a favourite plaything for lots of children, now a school in Melbourne’s outer east is incorporating Lego in its classes.