Tag Archives: Sun International

WHY HORSE RACING CAN’T KEEP STANDING STILL

“Ideas are the natural born enemy of the way things are”. General Electric The good god of horse racing must be finding it tough to swim against the current, which probably explains why there are no signs as to how … Continue reading

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PAN SUTONG, THE LONG MARCH AND NEW AGENDAS

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) THE LONG MARCH AND BEING WARY OF STRANGERS BEARING GIFTS. For the past six months, we’ve been hearing about how many from the racing industry in Oz think being in Hong Kong is “where it’s at.” Well, … Continue reading

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DIVINE CALLING, THE PUMPER AND SA SA FILLIES

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) DIVINE CALLING OR DIVINE INTERVENTION OR JUST DIVINE? The news that a Chinese businessman- and not anyone from Sun International as some seem to think- has bought the Gai Waterhouse-trained Divine Calling is another great boost to … Continue reading

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HAS THE RED OBSESSION TAKEN OVER RACING IN OZ

Did you hear the one about the Chinese punter and Wangaratta? It goes like this: The Chinese punter and two other Chinese mates hit Melbourne for the first time in their lives. They are in gambling nirvana- nothing to do … Continue reading

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