RACING: "We've got to take them on sooner or later." Dubbo trainer Frank Hayes was pretty straightforward when asked about the step up in class his gelding In Ernest is taking next Monday at Wellington.
AT this stage, Dubbo Kangaroo and former Orange City hooker Josh Tremain has dismissed his chances of a miracle comeback from injury, and a return to Pride Park in Saturday's round 11 Blowes Clothing Cup clash.
RUGBY UNION: The dream of Tash Watts-Tehiko is now agonisingly close with the Dubbo multi-sports star waiting to find out if she has been selected in the Australian women's rugby squad, the Wallaroos.
CYCLING: Dubbo junior cyclists Luke Ensor and brothers Dylan and Kurt Eather were again the toast of the NSW junior road racing circuit, with the three riders proving their class at the Wagga Wagga junior tour at the weekend.