Racing News

January 15, 2014

SYDNEY RACING CHAFFBANDITS AND OXYGEN THIEVES ARE ALLEGED OPEN COMPANY HORSES – AND HAVING MORE MAIDENS THAN YOU’D FIND IN A NUNNERY TURNING UP TO PLAY ON MAGIC MILLIONS RACE DAY IS RIDICULOUS

15/01/14 Down in Sydney things are sure bad – and the industry […]
January 8, 2014

BACKING LONG TERM LOSERS IS A QUICK WAY TO THE POOR HOUSE….Part 11

08/01/14 On 7/2/2013 I penned the first of what would be 12 […]
January 3, 2014

THE PAT O’SHEA INCIDENT SHOWS US WHY WE NEED TO COUNT TO 10 BEFORE OPENING THE MOUTH

03/01/14 When I was a teenager I loved nothing more than to […]
January 1, 2014

WALLER MULTIPLE RUNNERS SITUATION BAD FOR TAB TURNOVER – THE LIFEBLOOD OF THE INDUSTRY

01/01/14 As we enter 2014 – Sydney racing is really at the […]
December 24, 2013

WOULD GENERAL EXHIBIT HAVE COPPED A FEW HITS OVER THE HEAD AND STILL WON – AND ANTHONY ALLEN THE GOOD NEWS BRISBANE RACING STORY OF 2013

24/12/13 It would seem to me that whilst seemingly everyone has been […]
December 19, 2013

CELESTIAL DANCER AND MICK KRUGER – A TOP QUINELLA BACK IN 1986…..intro by Phil Purser

19/12/13 Did you know that Merrill Kruger from Lyndhurst Stud was “better […]
December 12, 2013

PATHETIC $200 FINES TO JOCKEYS FOR INFRINGEMENTS NEED TO BECOME A MINIMUM OF $1000

12/12/13 Yesterday I went into detail regarding last weekend’s races, but there […]
December 10, 2013

“NEGATIVE STORIES” IN RACING HAPPEN REGULARLY – THE SAME AS THEY DO IN LIFE IN GENERAL

10/12/13 Yesterday in what I’d call “a typical passive and patronizing interview […]
November 21, 2013

QUEENSLAND’S TOP 30 TWO-YEAR-OLDS BORN SINCE 1960…..Part 2

21/11/13 Yesterday I put up a comprehensive list of 30 Queensland trained […]
November 20, 2013

QUEENSLAND’S TOP 30 TWO-YEAR-OLDS BORN SINCE 1960…….Part 1

20/11/13 I thought that an interesting topic to do a story or […]
November 13, 2013

BACKING LONG TERM LOSERS IS A QUICK WAY TO THE POOR HOUSE…….Part 9

13/11/13 On 7/2/2013 I penned the first of what will be 12 […]
November 12, 2013

“BAD HORSES” ARE SIMPLY BOOKIES BENEFITS AND CONTINUALLY TAKE PUNTERS MONEY – AND BRISBANE STEWARDS MAKE SENSIBLE RULING

12/11/13 There were plenty of lessons for punters to learn from last […]
October 22, 2013

ODDS-ON FAVOURITES A QUICK WAY TO THE POOR HOUSE. THESE DAYS THE DILLS EVEN TAKE $1.70 ABOUT HORSES RACING IN GLUE ON SHOES

22/10/13 I read a newspaper article only last Sunday about the dangers […]
October 17, 2013

“THE CLASS FACTOR” IS A CORNERSTONE OF SUCCESSFUL PUNTING

17/10/13 You know there is one aspect across the three codes of […]
October 11, 2013

BRAD STEELE AND GREG MITCHELL ARE THE LAST HOPE OF THE HARNESS RACING TEAM IN QUEENSLAND…..Part 1

11/09/13 I’ve regularly written here over the 17 years that this website […]
October 10, 2013

RANDWICK SIMPLY HAD TO BE A GOOD 2 – MORE SHORTIES THAN A NUDIST COLONY IN ANTARCTICA GO OVER – AND A TOOWOOMBA FALL THIS MORNING ON THE INNER GRASS SEES JOCKEY TAKEN TO HOSPITAL

10/09/13 All three eastern seaboard venues raced on either good 3 or […]
October 9, 2013

HELEN COUGHLAN’S CONTRIBUTION TO THE QUEENSLAND RACING INDUSTRY WILL CONTINUE FOR “SCORES OF YEARS”

09/10/13 When her eyes closed for the final time last Friday night, […]
October 3, 2013

BACKING LONG TERM LOSERS IS A QUICK WAY TO THE POOR HOUSE….Part 8

03/10/13 On 7/2/2013 I penned the first of what will be 12 […]
October 1, 2013

“INFORMATION OVERLOAD” FRIES THE BRAIN OF THE PUNTER

01/10/13 Shock horror last Saturday when a long odds-on favourite got rolled […]
September 27, 2013

THE AUSTRALIAN THOROUGHBRED INDUSTRY CAN’T EVEN BREED ENOUGH DECENT HORSES TO MAKE REASONABLE SIZE FIELDS IN $250,000 RACES

27/09/13 Whilst there is a plethora of Group racing happening in Sydney […]
September 19, 2013

ALBION PARK DISGRACE THAT NO DUAL CODE MEETING HAS BEEN HELD AT THE VENUE IN JUST ON 20 YEARS

19/09/13 When I sit down in the cold hard light of day […]
September 18, 2013

PARIS TURKINGTON ENTERS DAY 25 OF HER INDUCED COMA AS HER FAMILY CONDUCTS A BEDSIDE VIGIL AND PETER MOODY AND BLACK CAVIAR STEP IN TO HELP

18/09/13 Up until a few weeks ago it would be fair comment […]
September 17, 2013

JOCKEY SAFETY TOTALLY IRRELEVANT WHEN IT COMES TO RIDERLESS HORSES – AND THE 2013 GOLDEN ROSE FIELD CAN’T HAVE POSSIBLY BEEN “TOP CLASS”

17/09/13 I shake my head a lot about things that I see […]
September 12, 2013

BRAD STEELE AND GREG MITCHELL ARE THE LAST HOPE OF THE HARNESS RACING TEAM IN QUEENSLAND…..Part 2

12/09/13 As advised in Part 1 of this story yesterday – today […]
August 23, 2013

TATTSBET – “FOR THE WORST FIXED PRICES MORE OFTEN”

23/08/13 The Justracing website has singlehandedly brought to public account over the […]
August 22, 2013

LYNDHURST BOSS TALKS ON THEIR 2013/2014 STALLIONS – PRIZEMONEY LEVELS THAT NEED LIFTING IN QUEENSLAND – AND HENDRA VIRUS VACCINATIONS

22/08/13 Justracing travelled to Warwick last week to catch up with Lyndhurst […]
August 21, 2013

BACKING THOROUGHBRED SATURDAY CITY SHORTENERS IS A MUGS GAME

21/08/13 So yesterday on Part 1 of this story I gave the […]
August 20, 2013

STRATEGIES FOR THE AVERAGE PUNTER TO CONSIDER IMPLEMENTING TO IMPROVE THEIR PROFIT, OR REDUCE THEIR LOSSES

20/08/13 It’s simply a fact of life that the vast majority of […]
August 14, 2013

KELSO WOOD – THE FIRST 40 YEARS

14/08/13 If you asked most racing people to name the best trainer […]
August 9, 2013

A NATIONAL AND CO-ORDINATED APPROACH TO JOCKEY DEATH AND SERIOUS INJURY MONETARY APPEALS IS NEEDED

09/08/13 I must say I’ve been totally amazed at the thoroughbred industry […]