Racing’s Best of the 21st Century

We have been fortunate to witness some magnificent champions of racing this millenium but Budge still wants your top 5.

The Great Mare and the Beast

  Saturday brims with options for the musically inclined, the sporting minded and the thirsty. At nightfall and no doubt coinciding with a sizeable drop in temperature, Rockin Rod will rock the Rock. Nothing syrupy appears on the impressive play list as Rockin Rod plans to tap into the era of the Faces. Alas, I [Read more]

Racing around the world, and at Doomben and Caulfield

Saturday 28 May and beyond After Rocket Man annihilated all-comers  in the Group One KrisFlyer in Singapore on Sunday night, his supporters claimed the mantle of “World’s Best Sprinter”. It is not an idle boast as this remarkable horse has dominated the top tier in Dubai, Hong Kong and now in the Far East. Racing [Read more]