Regal ride: Jim Cassidy triumphs on Aussies Love Sport.Regal ride: Jim Cassidy triumphs on Aussies Love Sport. Photo: Mick Tsikas

Maybe it will be ladies day at Rosehill Gardens, not in the bars and restaurants but on the course proper featuring Gai Waterhouse and Winona Costin, at one of the most controversial periods in Australian turf history.

Cobalt puts good head on beer but has gushed into positive samples putting drugs of the go-fast variety into a category like never before.

There have been top trainers who have fallen foul of the analyst’s finding going back to 1947 when the Australian Jockey Club appointed Jean Kimble, at a time when females were as difficult to find as hen’s teeth in the industry, as “racing’s first full time drug tester”.