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CO-MINGLING: WHAT’S IN A WORD?

By Hans Ebert Gawd knows, it’s been written about enough- sometimes as “commingling”, other times as “co-mingling”- but, other than the really hardcore punter, or Ye Olde School mainstream racing writer, what does this actually mean? Has this strange word, … Continue reading

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DOUGIE, ZAC AND JOAO AND THE HOOCHIE COOCHIE GLOBAL POLITICS OF RACING

In advertising, one of the mantras when presenting new ideas to weak-kneed clients who couldn’t accept anything new and so clung to the past as it was safe and playing it safe meant never having to making a decision was, … Continue reading

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THE DEAD END ISSUE

(Source: Simon Free) Remember the front page headlines last year alleging race fixing was alive and well and thriving in Victorian horse racing? The soap opera that was race fixing and the “Smoking Aces” race fix saga left a trail … Continue reading

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