In punting circles he is well known. A diminutive figure reeking of incense and chanting for its calming influence while doing the form. The gambler known as the Guru is feared by bookies and the TAB when he spurts incantations after placing a wager. Continue reading “Punting Guru stalks The Everest by Brendan Cormick”
The Melbourne Cup is the highlight of my racing year.
What more could I ask than to be fielding on the middle of the Flemington bookmakers’ rail and to have been involved in the acquisition of a horse, Excess Knowledge, which takes his chance in the Cup, trained by my wife Gai Waterhouse? Continue reading “Melbourne Cup 2016: Don’t doubt the favourites”
The Championships were a great success but premier trainer Chris Waller and I both are of the view Continue reading “The Championships needs to move away from Easter with fixed dates”