Tag Archives: William Hill

IS LACK OF REAL LEADERSHIP STOPPING THE PROGRESS OF HORSE RACING?

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Not knowing where to start this as it covers ground previously covered here, let’s just jump straight into the middle by saying that another problem with horse racing as an industry is that it often forgets, … Continue reading

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THE LOSING BIG AND THE CORPORATES AFFAIR ISSUE

By Keyser Soze TELEVISION NETWORKS SET TO LOSE BIG ON WAGERING REGULATION… To apply a racing analogy, the contraction of the corporate wagering operators market is a “Certainty”, as we have predicted in recent editions. The shrinking of the market … Continue reading

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THE SUSTAINABILITY ISSUE

SHE IS THE QUEEN OF AUSTRALIAN RACING (Source: Horse Racing) It’s just so rare in the world of racing to have one superstar champion follow hot on the heels of another – the baton being passed on in the most … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN RACING AND MICKEY MOUSE

Today in Australia, three race meetings were “indefinitely delayed” for a variety of reasons, one being having no vet on course at Ipswich and, at Hawkesbury, a spooked horse jumping a fence, running off and getting lost in the bushes … Continue reading

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THE WATCH THIS SPACE ISSUE

WILLIAM HILL BOSS CHALLENGES TABCORP (Source: Women) In Australia to finalize the consummation of the takeover of Tom Waterhouse’s bookmaking business, UK and global betting giant William Hill’s Chief Executive Ralph Topping, below, used some well chosen words to challenge … Continue reading

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THE TOPSY TURVY ISSUE

MORE QUESTIONS GOING UNANSWERED, UNCLE RAY. (Source: Herald Sun) Last Saturday’s Rosehill meeting again left many racegoers bewildered with the riding tactics and ultimate result of the fifth race, when a woeful sub-standard ride by erratic French jockey Thomas Huet … Continue reading

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