Hawkes Magic Works Wonders As Archedemus Claims Gong

At his fourth start for the Hawkes family partnership the gelding took over on the home turn from early leader Positive Peace and fought off favourite Dawn Passage, who looked to have him cold, to win by a short neck with Kembla local Think It Over 1-1/2 lengths away in third.

So Si Bon Chases Back-To-Back Glory

The seven-year-old scored a narrow victory last weekend in the Group 3 Eclipse Stakes (1800m) and co-trainer Ben Hayes is confident he's drawn well to give him every chance to win again in Saturday's $500,000 feature.

Sargent Eyes Clockwise Classic Win

Sargent will have his first runner in the race in the form of Readily Availabull, with the Magic Millions-qualified juveniles to run clockwise. It can make for a confusing time for a young horse and that's where Sargent believes the race can be won or lost.