Horse Racing

Teal eager to take Gold Cup test with Ocean Wind

Roger Teal is keen to have another crack at Stradivarius with Ocean Wind after getting within a length of the great stayer in the Sagaro Stakes. The pair will meet again in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot next month, with Teal weighing up whether or not Ocean Wind will run in Sandown’s Henry II […]

Horse Racing

Melbourne Cup restrictions a ‘disaster’, says UK trainer

Leading European trainers have supported moves to make the Melbourne Cup safer for horses – but say that had Racing Victoria done its job last year and intervened when it could have, the “catastrophic injury” to Anthony Van Dyck might not have happened. Regular visitors Hughie Morrison, who saddled Marmelo to finish runner-up in 2018 […]

Horse Racing

International Melbourne Cup horses to have mandatory CT scans

Every international horse travelling to Melbourne for this year’s spring carnival will be CT scanned before and after arrival, in one of more than 40 recommendations to be released by Racing Victoria on Wednesday. The new guidelines, which will put significant hoops in front of the internationals intending to compete in the Melbourne Cup and […]

Rugby League

World Cup, Chelsea or Collingwood? Why Brianna Davey chose AFLW

Earlier this week a couple of Brianna Davey’s soccer contemporaries Sam Kerr and Ellie Carpenter played in the knockout stages of the European Champions League. Indeed, for the past year, a long line of Davey’s former Matildas teammates have stepped out for the very best of Europe’s giant soccer clubs. Australian teammates congratulate goalkeeper Brianna […]


England vs Poland – World Cup qualifier: Live score and updates

LIVE: England vs Poland – Gareth Southgate makes just one change with Ben Chilwell coming in for Luke Shaw as Three Lions look to maintain perfect starts to World Cup qualifying England welcome Poland to Wembley for their World Cup qualifying match The visitors will be without their record goalscorer Robert Lewandowski Gareth Southgate’s Three Lions […]