Tag Archives: Australian Racing Board
- Racing UK and Sky Join Forces; Australian Horse Racing Ban Steroids and Drug Seizure Has No Ties to British Horse Racing
September 17, 2013
Racing UK sells it’s rights to the broadcaster Sky, Australia learn from Britain’s mistakes and ban anabolic steroid use in horse racing, and the British Horse Racing Authority gives reassurances that a seized consignment of veterinary products has no link to the racing industry. If you are a British horse...
- Luxbet sues welching coal magnate; tough penalties for Aussie race fixers; election bet ban proposed
February 2, 2013
While Crown Ltd.’s James Packer is #3 on Forbes Asia’s list of the richest Australians, last year’s cover boy Nathan Tinkler (pictured right) failed to make the list at all this year. Tinkler heavily leveraged himself to build up his coal mining business, but when the price of coal fell...
- Tatts Group acquires TOTE Tasmania; Aussie Racing Board releases factbook
December 2, 2011
Victorian gambling outfit Tatts Group has acquired the state-owned TOTE Tasmania for AU $103m (€78.2m). In a statement released to the Australian Stock Exchange, Tatts said TOTE “will become part of the TattsBet pooling and fixed-price wagering systems which currently operate in Queensland, Northern Territory and South Australia.” Tatts will...