Tag Archives: MJC

RINGING IN THOSE CH-CH-CH-CH-CHANGES

By Hans Ebert When even we get bored of banging on and on about the same thing, which, in a nutshell is that racing in Australia has various leadership problems, with no one on the horizon to help pull things … Continue reading

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DOES PERTH RACING WANT TO HELP ITSELF BE MORE THAN WHAT IT IS?

“It’s always been like that, mate, and it will never change.” A friend who’s one of the most “connected” people in Australian racing circles was explaining about Perth and his and many others’ image and interest in horse racing over … Continue reading

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MACAU RACING AND THE DIDHAM YEARS

Sammy Hyland sending me the photo below of Johnny Didham had Mary Hopkin singing “Those Were The Days” over and over in my head. It had me thinking about a time when the Macau Jockey Club looked like finding its … Continue reading

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IS SYDNEY READY FOR GARYWORLD?

The news that Gary Moore will be leaving his headquarters in Macau where he has been a mainstay of the MJC for well over a decade and setting up shop in Sydney has been greeted with shock by some and … Continue reading

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WHAT SEASON FINALE?

So we come to another Happy Wednesday at the Happy Valley Racecourse, an early start- 6.45pm- and the finale for racing this season. No, no, the finale was NOT on Sunday as the Trainers title has still to be decided. … Continue reading

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THE “VERY MESSY” ISSUE

MURRIHY GETS IT WRONG [AGAIN] “Heh, heh, can I spank you, little boy?” And it has come to pass that the punt-drunk Blake Shinn has been slapped with a 15 month suspension and with his comrade-in-arms and fellow jockey Peter … Continue reading

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