Tag Archives: Kauto Star
- Punters make Big Bucks on day three
March 16, 2012
Bookies are holding out for a hero in the Betfred Gold Cup this afternoon to avoid a trouncing from the punters. Big Buck’s, winner of a breathtaking World Hurdle, cost the bookmakers big and if Kauto Star or Long Run write another page in racing’s history book, the bet-takers will...
- Kauto Star takes fifth King George title
December 27, 2011
Kauto Star used Boxing Day to write his name into the history of racing as the horse came away from the King George VI Chase with an unprecedented fifth victory in the Kempton Park race. The 11-year-old strode home one and a quarter lengths ahead of rival Long Run and...
- Betfair makes another hire; Sales up at William Hill Winter Festival; Looter admits attacking bookies
November 24, 2011
Renowned betting exchange Betfair will welcome Matt Lambert as their new director of public affairs in the New Year. Lambert, who will assume the position in January 2012, comes from a public affairs background in which he has spent 25 years working for the likes of BT, Mars and Banco...
- Horse owner disses Cheltenham sponsor Totesport
March 12, 2010
Clive Smith, owner of racehorse Kauto Star, likes his nag's chances in next Friday's Cheltenham Gold Cup. He's even willing to put his money on it, just not with Totesport, the event's sponsor. Speaking at a Westminster reception to promote the race, Smith not only revealed that he placed his...