Archie v Bonno – Round 5

Well sportsfans, after four resounding victories we’ve stepped back to the $200 metre mark for week 5, which in this game is about half a lap. Bon-Bon’s got $200 start, off a $300 bank. Surely he can win this week, surely. Here are his tips. Here are mine. Race 2 no 6 – Beach […]

Why I Hate Drug Cheats

Everyone I know with an interest the trots is talking about this Saturday’s Queensland Sun, the incredibly unimaginatively named local trained only qualifier for next week’s $315 000 Group 1 race for three and four-year olds the Rising Sun, and with good reason too, for it is one of the most intriguing races that you […]

Wagga Hell is Going On Down in the Riverina? – Does Head Office at Bankstown Have Anything to Do With It? – Is the Pope Still a Catholic?

There is something seriously wrong with harness racing in Wagga, and it’s got nothing to do with the horses. It’s Harness Racing NSW. First they spent outlandish sums of money in the vicinity of $15 million constructing a new track, one that was supposed to cost circa only $3.5 million. After delay upon delay, and […]

Jill Smashes the Albion Park Track Record Twice In the Same Trial – Alice Ain’t in Wonderland, But All the Rest of Us Are

I Cast No Shadow is a smart pacer, there is no doubt about that, but is he really good enough to run 1.4 seconds faster than three-time Australian Horse of the Year and triple Inter Dominion winner Im Themightyquinn to break the track record at Albion Park over 1660m? First-up since April? In a trial? […]

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