Rocky jockey tells all on secret culture crippling riders

Dropping 2.5kg in one morning and suffering deficiencies similar to a 'malnourished Gambian child': Jockey's extreme lengths risking through the ranks.

Almandin headlines Lloyd’s Zipping assault

Almandin, front, with jockey Kerrin McEvoy board wins the Melbourne Cup horse racing at the Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016. Heartbreak City, rear, came second. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)

Williams wants to win race named after one of his favourite horses

premium_icon Williams already planning next Melbourne Cup raid


Lloyd Williams begins quest for seventh Melbourne Cup

Jockey suspended over horse punch


Jockey Dylan Cabouche suspended after punching horse prior to race

SHEIKH IT OFF: Ultimate Cup loser’s $1.1b fail

The Melbourne Cup’s greatest tragic.

Racing giant has lost $614 million chasing success in Australia

Melbourne Cup: All the flashing, brawling and passing out

A cheeky racegoer flashes her undies as she turns a picnic blanket into a cape. Picture: Joe Castro/AAP

Drunken debauchery was again the order of the day.

Lucky charm lifts Corey Brown to Cup glory

Winning jockey Corey Brown kisses the Melbourne Cup trophy. Picture: AP

Brown walked into Flemington with a gold nugget in his jacket pocket

Almandin was ‘flat’ in Cup, says Dettori

Frankie Dettori rides Almandin in the Melbourne Cup.

Frankie Dettori says Almandin was flat during Melbourne Cup run

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