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THE EVEREST MANAGES TO CREATE ITS OWN AVALANCHE…

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk There are those who sit and plot and stew. And more often than not, they end up in a pickle. It’s called karma. One can only guess whoever’s idea it was to produce and place the … Continue reading

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WHERE EGOS DARE TO FLY

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Inside The Everest! A documentary looking at the key players and pivotal moments behind the inaugural $10m event. 8:30pm Thursday on Ch528 pic.twitter.com/A1gxHE3ThZ — Sky Racing (@SkyRacingAU) October 31, 2017 Some just can’t help themselves. It’s … Continue reading

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The Guv Goes For The Everest: Jeff Lloyd Rides Houtzen in World’s Richest Turf Race

By Robyn Louw Jeff Lloyd has completed another stellar season Down Under. He rode a record-breaking 7 winners on a Metropolitan card, broke Chris Munce’s record for Metropolitan winners in a season, broke the State record and took home his … Continue reading

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JAMES MATHERS WEIGHS IN ON THE STATE OF RACING IN SYDNEY

So where do we start. My comments are restricted to racing in Sydney. I don’t think they should apply to Melbourne or Hong Kong, very different racing jurisdictions. Sadly the industry has just about thrown everything at Sydney racing…. grand … Continue reading

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HORSE RACING, YOU HAVE A PROBLEM

By Hans Ebert It’s all been a bit quiet. It’s almost as if the sport needs some magic potion to rev up the Excitement Barometer. From speaking also to others, horse racing seems to be going through a bit of … Continue reading

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THE EVEREST: ONE MAN’S QUEST TO CREATE THE BEN HUR OF HORSE RACING

Racing NSW CEO Peter V'Landys says the $10 million race will be known as the Everest. 12 slots will be available for $600,000 each. — Andrew Bensley (@AndrewBensley) February 1, 2017 Peter V'Landys says they've been working on the Everest … Continue reading

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