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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
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Newcastle
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Winx is Australia’s best athlete by far, but not everyone is a believer

Winx is Australia's best athlete by far, but not everyone is a believer

20 Mar 2017

Winx won again, gloriously. That wouldn’t be surprising except for the following:

Saturday’s racing the best in ages: A wet Slipper, Winx, Ranvet, and more

Saturday's racing the best in ages: A wet Slipper, Winx, Ranvet, and more

16 Mar 2017

The rain at Rosehill shouldn’t stop us from seeing one of the most open Golden Slippers in years, on a big day of racing. We’ll also see Winx and Chautauqua in the George Ryder, the Ranvet, Galaxy, Rosehill Guineas and more.

Racing on Good Friday is here, and it’s a rare opportunity for the sport

Racing on Good Friday is here, and it's a rare opportunity for the sport

14 Mar 2017

Racing at this time of year is usually for following horses into Group 1 wins, but suddenly there’s so much happening the form needs to be put aside for a second.

Caulfield Cup set for shock change, but the reasons don’t stack up

Caulfield Cup set for shock change, but the reasons don't stack up

10 Mar 2017

The Caulfield Cup is one of Australia’s great handicaps over 2400m, first run in 1879. One of the races of the year looks like it will be set for a dramatic and underwhelming shift to weight-for-age conditions.

Payne’s fine after blame game, and the Magic Man’s magnificent eight

Payne's fine after blame game, and the Magic Man's magnificent eight

8 Mar 2017

Michelle Payne gave her opinion on the Flemington track surface and manager Mick Goodie over the weekend and was fined $1500 for her troubles by Racing Victoria stewards.

What can Winx do to become one of our best ever?

What can Winx do to become one of our best ever?

1 Mar 2017

Winx is simply a sensation – far too good for any of her opposition and barring disaster, she’s well on her way to being one of Australia’s best horses.