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Legendary vet Percy Sykes dies

Legendary vet Percy Sykes dies

14 Jan, 2014

Legendary vet Percy Sykes has died in a Sydney hospital aged ninety-three, leaving behind him a lifetime of veterinary work that virtually revolutionised the Australian horse racing industry.

Master trained Tommy Smith and his daughter Gai Waterhouse, above, used the services of legendary vet Percy Sykes. Photo by Daniel Costello.

Sykes emigrated to Australia in …

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

Cassidy Not Worried About Hawkspur’s Caulfield Cup Barrier

16 Oct, 2013

Veteran Jockey Jim Cassidy believes that Hawkspur is good enough to win the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400m) from barrier 16 on Saturday.

Jim Cassidy is confident that Hawkspur can become the first favourite to win the Melbourne Cup since Master O'Reilly in 2007. Photo by: Steve Hart

Hawkspur has been the clear favourite in …

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

Black Caviar joins greats in Racing Hall Of Fame

22 Feb, 2013

Black Caviar joined some of the greats of  the Australian turf when the mighty mare was inducted into the Australian Racing Hall Of Fame at a gala function at the Grand Hyatt in Melbourne last night.

Black Caviar winning the Black Caviar Lightning. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Acknowledged as the world’s best sprinter, …