Winx wins George Ryder Stakes to set world record and post 24th-straight victory

Winx wins George Ryder Stakes to set world record and post 24th-straight victory

Updated March 24, 2018 14:57:03 Photo: Hugh Bowman has ridden Winx to a world record win at Rosehill. (AAP: David Moir, File) Champion mare Winx has set a world record for Group One flat wins and posted a staggering 24th-straight victory after taking out the George Ryder Stakes at Rosehill. …

George Pell committal: A number of charges to be dropped, prosecutor says

George Pell committal: A number of charges to be dropped, prosecutor says

Updated March 23, 2018 17:03:52 Photo: A prosecutor said the charges would formally be withdrawn next Tuesday. (AAP: James Ross) The Melbourne Magistrates Court has been told a number of charges against Cardinal George Pell will be dropped. Prosecutor Mark Gibson SC said the charges related to one of the …

Cardinal George Pell case: Alleged inappropriate conduct occurred in public pool, court hears

Cardinal George Pell case: Alleged inappropriate conduct occurred in public pool, court hears

Updated March 23, 2018 15:25:11 Photo: Cardinal Pell strenuously denies the charges of historical sexual offences. (ABC News: Danielle Bonica) Cardinal George Pell allegedly acted inappropriately against complainants “under the water” of a public swimming pool and out of sight of others, the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court has heard. A sister …

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Updated March 22, 2018 21:33:01 Photo: George Pell, in 2002, when he was archbishop of Sydney. (Mark Baker, file photo: Reuters) A former choir member has told a court he does not believe Cardinal George Pell could have sexually offended against choristers at Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral “knowing the layout …

St George Illawarra Dragons come from behind to post 20-16 NRL win over Cronulla Sharks

St George Illawarra Dragons come from behind to post 20-16 NRL win over Cronulla Sharks

Updated March 15, 2018 23:01:26 Photo: The Dragons’ Matthew Dufty (L) beats the tackle of Matthew Moylan. (AAP: Craig Golding) In a week where new Australian Rugby League Commission chairman Peter Beattie was stumped by the name of its mascot, Cronulla confused its fans by fading away against St George …

George Brandis tears Achilles, delaying start as high commissioner to UK

George Brandis tears Achilles, delaying start as high commissioner to UK

Posted March 22, 2018 11:29:09 Australia could be without a chief diplomat in London for several weeks due to incoming high commissioner George Brandis tearing his Achilles. The current High Commissioner Alexander Downer is due to leave his post on April 4 and has been farewelled in London by high-profile …

Cardinal George Pell committal: ABC journalist Louise Milligan ordered to transcribe notes for court

Cardinal George Pell committal: ABC journalist Louise Milligan ordered to transcribe notes for court

Updated March 21, 2018 16:23:23 Photo: Cardinal George Pell strenuously denies the charges against him. (AAP: James Ross) ABC journalist Louise Milligan has been ordered to transcribe shorthand notes of conversations she had with Cardinal George Pell’s alleged victims after his defence barrister claimed they were “unreadable”. The award-winning journalist …