Michael Nolan doesn’t believe in Pat O’Shea Plate curse

There is a school of thought from some trainers that winning Saturday’s Pat O’Shea Plate at Toowoomba is more of a curse than a blessing, but Michael Nolan isn’t one of them – for good reason too. The Toowoomba veteran is a three-time winner of what is the first two-year-old race of the season and … Read more

Horse racing tips: Best bets for Hawkesbury, Tamworth with Shayne O’Cass

A Gwenda Markwell-trained gelding has been primed for a winning return to Hawkesbury. BEST BETS, INSIDE MAIL Daily Telegraph form analyst Shayne O’Cass gives his best bets and runs the rule over every race for Hawkesbury. The Form: Complete NSW Racing thoroughbred form, including video replays and all you need to know about every horse, … Read more

The Masters 2022: Food prices, Augusta National rules, concession stand, golf news

The Masters stands alone with the most “draconian” rules in sport. However, the list of outlawed acts comes with a sweet twist. In 2011, ahead of his first appearance at the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club, Rickie Fowler arrived at a pre-tournament press conference wearing a baseball cap backward turned. When club member Ron … Read more