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Betting World Staff Picket

‘In September, all eight workers from the Commercial Road branch returned to work because it is the oldest and most productive branch. But nothing was said about the other five branches’

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Shaheen Shaw Speaks Frankly

How the game ever lost Tellytrack host Shaheen Shaw is puzzling on the face of it, but becomes clearer when one understands the power ego’s that rule in the shadows

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Neil Pretorius with his son Devon (photo: supplied)

Welcome Back, Neil !

Betting World’s Neil Pretorius suffered a sudden heart attack two weeks ago. However, he is on the mend and will be back at his desk this week

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Zim Result Blunder – More Goodwill

TAB have now announced that they will add R31,686 – the value of the total net Win pool on the race in question- to the Win pool on the fifth race at the next Borrowdale Park racemeeting

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The Betting – Fresh On The Day

Michael Weare confirmed that Betting World: “with due respect for the concerns of fellow bookmakers but in the best interest of punters will continue to price up at least 24hrs prior to each racemeeting.”

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Betting -The Good Old Days

A reader poses a few betting maths questions and suggests that In a game that seriously needs to hold on to its existing followers, and attract newcomers, poor payouts are not helping.

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Bookmaker: Count Us Out

Betting World was neither consulted on these matters nor invited to attend a meeting of any of the 3 associations at which these matters were discussed and the notices approved of by members

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Show Me The Money

It is Sunday 2 February and is the third time I have been told by my local Betting World tote that they do not have enough money, writes a Cape punter

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Super Sprinters

As with the Gr1 Paddock Stakes, the Gr1 Cape Flying Championship attracted very few nominations and fewer runners. It was the initial presence of Igugu that saw just six go to post in the Paddock Stakes and it is no doubt the presence of J J The Jet Plane, not to mention What A Winter and the flying mare Val De Ra, that see just six go to post here.

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From Russia With Love

Cape racegoers of an older generation will remember the fine racemare Boland Pride, who counted what is now the Gr1 Cape Fillies Guineas amongst her eight victories

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