Nature Strip Pleasing Weir

Darren Weir says he couldn’t be happier with the way Nature Strip is coming to hand this campaign and is confident the boom sprinter can deliver on his Group 1 potential.

Shadwell Horses Key To Cup Hopes

It has been 25 years since Lindsay Park’s most recent Melbourne Cup success with Jeune in 1994 and it those colours of royal blue and white that might take the team to a fourth Cup success this year.

Sunlight, Oohood Building To Race Returns

After spelling in South Australia and doing preliminary work at McEvoy's Angaston base, Sunlight has been back in the trainer's Melbourne stable at Flemington for about three weeks building towards a return in the Group One Lightning Stakes.

Godolphin Filly Wins Magic Millions

Exhilarates ($4) was at the tail of the field in the middle stages but unleashed a powerful burst to beat Dubious ($7.50) by three-quarters of a length with a half neck to the heavily backed Hightail ($5.50).