Tag Archives: kenny callander

THE DEAD MEN WALKING ISSUE

THE AXE FALLS ON RACING VICTORIA’S CHAIRMAN. It seemed very strange, almost eerily so, a fortnight ago when at Rosehill, a well placed NSW racing mover and shaker spoke about Racing Victoria Chairman Rob Roulston being on “shaky ground”. When … Continue reading

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THE SERIAL LEAKER, GAI, ZAC,NASH AND JAPANESE TOUR GROUPS

THE JAPANESE ARE COMING! It has long been recognized and acknowledged that the elite Japanese racehorses are just that – Elite. They have convincingly demonstrated their world class credentials in recent years by their successes on the International stage – … Continue reading

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BALANCE SHEETS, MENTAL IMBALANCE AND BALANCING ACTS

RACING NSW BALANCE SHEET AVOIDS SCRUTINY – AGAIN. It took the Financial Review, a non mainstream Fairfax tabloid, to run the ruler over Racing NSW’s Annual report and report what its own sister newspaper the Sydney Morning Herald and the … Continue reading

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND UGLY ISSUE

NSW MEDIA RIGHTS FIGHT DRAGS ON Kenny Callander’s Daily Telegraph column this week confirmed what many have been dreading – the stalemate or Mexican standoff in the NSW media rights negotiations between Racing NSW and TVN (read the Victorian race … Continue reading

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THE ‘HIGHS AND LOWS” ISSUE

There is nothing better than watching great jockeys riding great horses and which is exactly what we got watching the races from Ascot over the weekend. Who can get tired of watching Frankel? Or who could ignore the riding skills … Continue reading

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