With four rodeos in Victoria and four in Queensland on the Easter long weekend riders have plenty of opportunity to climb the standings.
Employing a motto of “have trap, will travel”, the Ilfracombe Clay Target Club continued its policy of holding its monthly members’ shoots in locations as far-flung as the Barcoo River south of Isisford, west of Longreach at Mt Victoria, and on Saturday to the Chandler family’s property east of Barcaldine.
Jockey Ben Melham believed he had a Golden Slipper winner from the first time he rode She Will Reign.
Sunshine Coast Lightning recorded a thrilling 51-50 win over the Collingwood Magpies on Saturday night.
Melbourne Vixens dominated in all areas of the court against the Queensland Firebirds on Saturday night.
The Waratahs have fallen to the Brumbies for the third consecutive time in two seasons and surrendered the inaugural Dan Vickerman Cup, going down 28-12 on a wet evening in Sydney.
Roosters fullback Michael Gordon scored the match-winning try before stopping Panther Tyrone Peachey with a last-ditch tackle to keep his side atop the NRL table with a hard-fought 14-12 away win over Penrith.