Eddie Howe expects hostile welcome for Kylian Mbappe and PSG

Newcastle boss Eddie Howe began his preparations for the "extreme test" of keeping Kylian Mbappe at bay within seconds of securing a third successive Premier League victory.

Huge class drop will see Left Field break through at Newcastle (Saturday)

Three-year-old filly Left Field ($1.70 favourite on TAB) will appreciate a massive drop-in class when she resumes from a spell in the Tassel Financial Planning F&M Maiden Plate (1250m) on the second day of the Newcastle Jockey Club's Spring Racing Carnival on Saturday.

John Schell's tips for Newcastle Cup day (Friday)

Selections based on a good track.

Local gallopers all the rage for Newcastle Gold Cup (Friday)

Newcastle-trained horses dominate early betting markets for Friday’s $300,000 Group 3-Sharp Office Newcastle Gold Cup (2300m).

Trial Watch Reviews: 31st August - 5th September 2023

Chris Scholtz reviews Sydney and provincial barrier trials at Warwick Farm (August 31), Newcastle (September 4) and Rosehill (September 5).