Armed with the numbers to prove his point and horses spreading the stable's wings more than 2000km apart on Saturday, David Pfieffer makes a pretty compelling case.
Are any of our perennial finalists in danger of a sudden drop from the eight?
Test halfback Nic White says the ACT Brumbies will be "poking the wrong bear" if they attempt to unsettle superstar Israel Folau in their semi-final blockbuster against the NSW Waratahs.
Cory Paterson believes Darius Boyd's recent off-field antics may have been a "cry for help" and expects the Newcastle international to receive greater support in his battle with depression than he did after going public in 2009.
St Kilda’s off-field revamp under new chief executive Matt Finnis is continuing, with the club promoting list manager Ameet Bains onto the club’s executive as chief operating officer.
Australia's Michael Rogers has won stage 16 of the Tour de France with a dramatic descent outpacing second placed Frenchman Thomas Voeckler and Belarus' Vasili Kiryienka.
Playing finals footy is a long shot for West Coast - but coach says his side will have a big say in who does.
Sam Kavanagh knows winter has been a "run of outs" – Interspersed's Canberra Guineas win in March was his most recent – but nothing can detract from the stable's success a year after his sliding-doors moment.
Melbourne's missing 1948 premiership flag recovered by police after appearing on eBay.
Stage 17: Saint Gaudens to Saint Lary Pla d’Adet – 124.5km