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Tristan Rayner

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About

Former Editor of The Roar, now freelancing from Berlin. Alles gut! I like a bit of everything - from big moments in sport to unusual stats and I don't mind a first four. I love beautifully written, hard-hitting sports opinion.

Member Since:
 
February 2009
Based In:
 
Newcastle
Favourite Sports:
AFL, Cricket, Cycling, Football, League, Racing, Rugby,
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Scone Cup 2017: Form and tips for the great country cup

Scone Cup 2017: Form and tips for the great country cup

12 May 2017

The Scone Cup Carnival returns this week, as one of the best country racetracks in Australia (or anywhere) hosts its bustling two-day event.

John O’Shea splits from Godolphin as the empire struggles

John O'Shea splits from Godolphin as the empire struggles

1 May 2017

Godolphin’s head trainer, John O’Shea, will leave the Australian arm of the mega racing operation as he takes an extended break from training.

Racing on the Harbour Bridge: A cunning stunt?

Racing on the Harbour Bridge: A cunning stunt?

19 Apr 2017

Horse racing over the Sydney Harbour Bridge wasn’t a late April Fools joke – some budding English entrepreneurs appear to be serious about creating a track on Sydney’s famous landmark.

Winx dominates again, but the stars don’t seem as bright after tragedy

Winx dominates again, but the stars don't seem as bright after tragedy

9 Apr 2017

There were extraordinary scenes at Randwick on Saturday, and while Winx furthered her incredible record, the sensational mid-race cancellation of the Sydney Cup due to a fall, and a death in country racing, gave us all pause.

How a snowy night in Norway made me an esports fan

How a snowy night in Norway made me an esports fan

5 Apr 2017

While in Norway, stuck inside due to continuous falling snow, I flicked through an array of satellite TV channels. Having gone through the mix of usual (Discovery) and unusual (live ice hockey!) I stumbled on an esports channel.

Chautauqua is our best sprinter since Black Caviar

Chautauqua is our best sprinter since Black Caviar

3 Apr 2017

Who would disagree that Chautauqua is our best elite sprinter since the best ever in Black Caviar?