Category Archives: BLACK CAVIAR

A NOD IS AS GOOD AS A WINX ISSUE

TWEET OF THE DAY Michael Freedman granted a trainer's license for next season in HK? Smart move, especially with the future in mind👍 pic.twitter.com/KdLkDxvvmS — RacingB*tch (@Racingb_tch) February 17, 2017 IS RACING ITS OWN WORST ENEMY? It is stating the … Continue reading

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE FUGLY ISSUE

By Keyser Soze IS RACING IN AUSTRALIA CAPABLE OF REINVENTING ITSELF? Simply NO. The evidence in the “form guide’ suggests the odds of reinventing itself to expectations of a very much more demanding and unforgiving demographic in today’s socio-economic jungle … Continue reading

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THE NOBODY’S RIGHT WHEN EVERYBODY IS WRONG ISSUE

By Keyser Soze MOODY DODGES A MISSILE, BUT NOT A BULLET For anyone following the cobalt case involving Peter Moody with an open mind, and, more importantly, making an assessment or judgment on the outcome based on fact and fact … Continue reading

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THE ROB MONTGOMERY WHIPPERSNAPPER ISSUE

By Keyser Soze WHO IS ROB MONTGOMERY? We’ve never heard of him, and it’s doubtful if others have, but apparently Rob Montgomery is a senior member of the Victorian stewards panel. Perhaps he doesn’t know that himself, if his comments … Continue reading

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THE CHEAP POLITICS ISSUE

By Keyzer Soze RACING – AMBUSHED FROM WITHIN Politics, as we have witnessed repeatedly in Australia in recent times is a blood sport, distinguished by a series of ugly, and often deadly, public ambushes, double crosses and assassinations. Dignity, ethics, … Continue reading

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THE VERY HAVE A GAI DAY ISSUE

LADY GAI GAI: SHE’S SIMPLY THE BEST! The lyrics of Tina Turner’s classic hit sums it up best: She’s Simply the Best , Better than all the rest. She might even be a Private Dancer, but there just aren’t enough … Continue reading

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MOREIRA, MAGIC AND WHAT NEXT?

It’s quite unbelievable to think that Joao Moreira and Zac Purton have ridden eighteen of the last 29 winners at the past three race meetings. The Magic Man rode a record equalling Six Up at Shatin the Sunday before and … Continue reading

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THE DÉJÀ VU ISSUE

RACING’S FAILURE TO COMMUNICATE Racing just doesn’t get it, does it? It is just so far behind other sports in its ability to even get to first base and communicate, engage and improve its footprint among the wider community. it … Continue reading

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CALIFORNIA DREAMING AND RACING NSW’S ONGOING NIGHTMARES

A REAL CALIFORNIA DREAM Racing’s timeless ability to connect with people- racing and non-racing folk alike- and its extraordinary resilience in the face of adversity and challenge, knows no bounds. The heart and soul of racing- in commercial terms its … Continue reading

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COS RACING CAN’T BE AS BORING AS SOME OVERPAID RECORDING EXECUTIVES

(Courtesy of http://www.fasttrack.hk) WALLY PYRAH IS…EMINEM? ———————————- STRAIGHT FROM THE HORSE’S MOUTH The number of suspensions handed down in Hong Kong this season might be less, but the severity of them is much harsher- look at the timing of the … Continue reading

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