Horse Racing

Warwick Farm: Best bet the talk of the town

Beach Baby has won his past four starts but now it’s time for the real test. The four-year-old is having his second start for local trainer Joe Pride, who gave him his first run for the stable at Goulburn. That resulted in another win after Beach Baby registered two victories for Stephen Jones in February […]

Horse Racing

The money? Lord no! Count on it

He woke to his alarm clock. Correction: his $10 Aldi alarm clock. It was a brand new day, $8 million Lexus Melbourne Cup Day, and he was excited. He showered, dressed, made himself a cup of $12 Vittoria coffee and a bowl of $8.50 Just Right and sat down to read his $3.40 The Age. […]

Rugby League

Cats to hit form when it counts, says Scott

Geelong coach Chris Scott is adamant the AFL ladder-leaders won't be a spent force in September despite their recent form concerns. Saturday's 34-point loss to Fremantle continued a lacklustre run of form stretching back to the Cats' mid-season bye. Coach Chris Scott is confident the Cats will hit form at the right time.Credit:AAP Geelong have […]