Tag Archives: Shane Anderson

THE RACE FOR LEADERSHIP IN RACING IN AUSTRALIA

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Racing writer Shane Anderson recently tried his hand at writing a satirical piece on Peter V’landys, the CEO of Racing New South Wales, and seen by many as the Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, Willy Wonka, and … Continue reading

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THE GREAT ESCAPE ISSUE

BACK WITH EXTRA BITE (AND MORE RELISH) ———————————————————- By Keyser Soze RACING.COM’S GREAT ESCAPE Even the great magician and illusionist Harry Houdini would have shuddered at the unnecessarily and inexplicably risky high stakes misadventure played out by racing.com in its … 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 BLUESY MOODY ISSUE

By Keyser Soze JUST CUT THE CRAP, GUYS Yes Peter Moody is again in the headlines, and again, as he has done post Black Caviar, for all the wrong bloody reasons. And Moody’s loyal cheer squad in the racing media … Continue reading

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THE COBALT CHRONICLES CHRONIC POP TOP TEN

In our never-ending quest to bring the joys of music into the hearts of everyone, we realised that we had completely missed out all those woeful characters- and those jumping on the bandwagon for a free ride- who are keeping … Continue reading

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THE HIDDEN AGENDAS ISSUE

THE VERY WELL BRIEFED PATRICK BARTLEY. He’s got to be one of those journos who has well and truly slipped under the radar. Until now that is. Patrick Bartley, has been one of those guys whose byline is generally not … Continue reading

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THE HARD HITTING ISSUE

COBALT DEFENCE JUST GOT EVEN HARDER. Reading Patrick Bartley’s article on the website of Melbourne Fairfax daily The Age clearly lays bare the herculean, if not impossible, task facing the defence of the cobalt positives, which have rocked racing, not … Continue reading

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THE “METHINKS THOU PROTESTETH TOO MUCH, OH DANNY BOY” ISSUE

COBALT LEAVES TRAINERS DESPERATE AND DATELESS When you’re in a hole stop digging- an apt a truism to describe the mess that Victorian racing’s self appointed and self-styled poster boy for all things associated with integrity – Danny O’Brien- is … Continue reading

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TIPS, HEART AND SHANE-O’S CREEPY PRE-OCCUPATION WITH DOUGIE WHYTE

THE BIG CHADWICK FAIL Waiting till Saturday to be told if Matty Chadwick would be fit to ride and, if not, who the replacement riders might be had us shaking our heads at The Ministry Of Silly Walks and wondering … Continue reading

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MAGIC, MARKETING AND CANCELING OUR SCMP SUBSCRIPTION

Joao Moreira has not only hit the ground running, he’s hit the tracks of Hong Kong flying as if on Steppenwolf’s Magic Carpet Ride. Well, he IS The Magic Man and at Shatin yesterday won his first Group race in … Continue reading

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