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COMPETITION, CREATIVITY, CONS AND CONAN O’BRIEN AT THE RACES

When the going gets tough, the tough get going and just to mix metaphors up, if you can’t take the heat, get out of the kitchen and these are the times that separate the men from the boys. All this … Continue reading

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HONG KONG RACING FANS ARE MCLOVIN’ IT

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) McDonald’s might claim their McFans are “lovin’ it” but that slogan should just be handed over to the HKJC where by Race 3 over 53,000 racing fans had made the pilgrimage to Shatin for the opening day … Continue reading

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THE GURU LOOKS AT SHATIN ON SUNDAY

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) Before looking at the racing on Sunday, let’s not forget Matty Chadwick’s quite incredible ride on Little Rainforest which he took to the front from barrier 12, kept way in front and, for a while, reminded me … Continue reading

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THE “LIFE IN THE FAST TRACK” ISSUE

“We have 5,500 full-time staff and over 20,000 part-time staff. We are one of the major employers of Hong Kong and have a significant commitment to the community, through that and through tax and our charities.”         … Continue reading

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THE VERY BIG ISSUE

ALL HAIL TO THE NEW EL SUPREMO OF NSW RACING! With apologies to the Eagles, “There’s a new king in town”. His name is Tabcorp and his fiefdom is the broad stretch of territory that is the NSW racing industry. … Continue reading

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