One of the last living links to Phar Lap has been moved to rate wonder mare Winx as a better racehorse than the legend of Australian racing.
Bill Waterhouse, once the world’s biggest bookmaker, is 97 but his memory of Phar Lap hasn’t faded with the passing of time. Continue reading “Dad’s thoughts on Winx”
It is Golden Slipper time in Australia as the all-important 2-year-old race is but a month away, to be run on March 23rd. The race is Australia’s “breed shaper.” Continue reading “TDN article: Rob Waterhouse 2 YO Free Handicap – published February 22, 2019”
I was delighted to work at Bendigo on Wednesday for the Bendigo Cup meeting.
It was a public holiday in Bendigo and there was a big crowd for the meeting.
I wasn’t on the stand as a bookmaker, but rather as a clerk working for my good friend Warren Woodcock. Continue reading “Bendigo Cup Day”