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The Courier
Bacchus Marsh vigilante bombarded with texts before murderDuhovic, 34, has admitted murdering Bacchus Marsh father-of-five Paul Hogan, 48
The Courier / Posted 3 minutes ago
Duhovic, 34, has admitted murdering Bacchus Marsh father-of-five Paul Hogan, 48, on May 24, 2016. The Supreme Court of Victoria was told on Friday Duhovic believed Mr Hogan was raping and beating one of his female friends. Duhovic and the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Faulty signal causes cancelled trains to Crystal Palacefault, trains are unable to run between Norwood Junction and Crystal Palace, wi
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 minutes ago
fault, trains are unable to run between Norwood Junction and Crystal Palace, with services up to London Bridge and London Victoria also affected by the incident. A spokesman for National Rail said: "Services will also have to stop before all... Read more
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Perth Now
Victoria passes renewable energy targetAn ambitious renewable energy target of 40 per cent by 2025 has been given a gr
Perth Now / Posted 10 minutes ago
An ambitious renewable energy target of 40 per cent by 2025 has been given a green light by Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the upper house on Friday afternoon. "Historic Day! ...... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
Here's why Australian unemployment remains elevated despite booming jobs growthits meant that unemployment levels have remained relatively steady even with th
Business Insider Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
its meant that unemployment levels have remained relatively steady even with the boom in job creation. ANZ says that Victoria, home to the fastest growing population of any state and territory over the past year, demonstrates this... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The KFC Twitter account follows just 5 women and 6 men - and it took a guy in PR to figure out whyfollowers, but only follows five English women and six men in return. They’re a
Business Insider Australia / Posted 10 minutes ago
followers, but only follows five English women and six men in return. They’re all certified accounts The women include Victoria Beckham, Mel B, and Geri Halliwell. The six men includes a musician, journalist, a Green Bay Packers player and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Victoria passes renewable energy targetAn ambitious renewable energy target of 40 per cent by 2025 has been given a gr
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 minutes ago
An ambitious renewable energy target of 40 per cent by 2025 has been given a green light by Victoria's parliament. The legislation, which also locks in a 25 per cent target by 2020, passed the upper house on Friday afternoon. "Historic Day! ...... Read more
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News.com.au
Four people injured in Surf Coast crashCorp Australia Two people were taken to Geelong hospital in a stable condition
News.com.au / Posted 13 minutes ago
Corp Australia Two people were taken to Geelong hospital in a stable condition with minor injuries, an Ambulance Victoria spokeswoman said. Emergency services remain on scene clearing the crash site and managing traffic. A man comforts... Read more
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The Hindu
Australian state takes step toward legalizing euthanasiaa step toward allowing voluntary euthanasia 20 years after the country repealed
The Hindu / Posted 16 minutes ago
a step toward allowing voluntary euthanasia 20 years after the country repealed the world’s first mercy killing law. The Victorian Legislation Assembly passed a euthanasia bill by 47 votes to 37 on Friday after a passionate debate lasting almost... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Big test for import to peak again in Cupshe was comfortably the best-backed runner, firming from $8.50 to $7.50.” Bonn
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 minutes ago
she was comfortably the best-backed runner, firming from $8.50 to $7.50.” Bonneval firmed in most places after Racing Victoria stewards finally agreed with trainer Murray Baker that the mare was fit to take her place in the field. “Everyone... Read more
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The Age
Doctors now wearing stab-proof vests as reports of violence rise in Victorian hospitalswear stab-proof vests, nurses carry duress alarms and security guards have body
The Age / Posted 20 minutes ago
wear stab-proof vests, nurses carry duress alarms and security guards have body cameras. This is the new reality as Victorian hospitals try to tackle rising reports of violence against their staff. Despite ongoing efforts to stem the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Doctors now wearing stab-proof vests as reports of violence rise in Victorian hospitalswear stab-proof vests, nurses carry duress alarms and security guards have body
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
wear stab-proof vests, nurses carry duress alarms and security guards have body cameras. This is the new reality as Victorian hospitals try to tackle rising reports of violence against their staff. Despite ongoing efforts to stem the... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Impressive Hampstead make it three consecutive victories with another stroll in park(gold) in action against their Stockwood Park (pic: Hampstead RFC). Local club
The Ham&High Network / Posted 23 minutes ago
(gold) in action against their Stockwood Park (pic: Hampstead RFC). Local club had to make do without the injured Victoria Bibby, but still claimed more success Hampstead women’s second-team made it three wins on the trot as they notched... Read more
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News.com.au
Big test for import to peak againshe was comfortably the best-backed runner, firming from $8.50 to $7.50.” Bonn
News.com.au / Posted 28 minutes ago
she was comfortably the best-backed runner, firming from $8.50 to $7.50.” Bonneval firmed in most places after Racing Victoria stewards finally agreed with trainer Murray Baker that the mare was fit to take her place in the field. “Everyone... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Picture editor Nicholas Eagar’s photos of the weekBeach on October 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Balnarring Beach is a remote
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 minutes ago
Beach on October 18, 2017 in Melbourne, Australia. Balnarring Beach is a remote beach on the Mornington Peninsula of Victoria. Regional trainers are well known for using the beach as part of preparations for race meets because of its shallow... Read more
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Western Advocate
'Innovative' energy policy no lifeline for coal, expert saysexcluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for model
Western Advocate / Posted 31 minutes ago
excluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for modelling for the renewable energy targets of Victoria and Queensland, and South Australia's energy plan, Mr McConnell said. Fairfax Media sought comment from Mr... Read more
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Manning River Times
'Innovative' energy policy no lifeline for coal, expert saysexcluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for model
Manning River Times / Posted 34 minutes ago
excluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for modelling for the renewable energy targets of Victoria and Queensland, and South Australia's energy plan, Mr McConnell said. Fairfax Media sought comment from Mr... Read more
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The North West Star
Head of Victoria's Office for Women's Sport and Recreation criticises AFL transgender Mouncey callThe inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation,
The North West Star / Posted 48 minutes ago
The inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, Bridie O'Donnell, says the AFL made the wrong decision in deeming transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey ineligible for the AFLW draft. The inaugural head of Victoria's new... Read more
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Reuters
Australia's second largest state edges towards permitting euthanasialives, a bill that is expected to act as a catalyst for the rest of the country
Reuters / Posted 48 minutes ago
lives, a bill that is expected to act as a catalyst for the rest of the country to adopt similar laws. Any resident of Victoria state over 18, with a terminal illness and with less than 12 months to live can request a lethal dose of medication,... Read more
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The North West Star
Inference to wipe away Hawkes' pain in Caulfield CupWayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the V
The North West Star / Posted 48 minutes ago
Wayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the Victoria Derby last spring, but he also cannot forget his pain at the same result, a residual disappointment he hopes can be washed away in Saturday's Caulfield Cup. Wayne... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Beyond wildest DREAM, final preparations for parade underwayannual DREAM Festival. The lantern parade is scheduled to begin at 8pm. It wil
Daily Liberal / Posted 53 minutes ago
annual DREAM Festival. The lantern parade is scheduled to begin at 8pm. It will head down Talbragar Street and finish at Victoria Park. As well as the regular lion, elephant and lioness lanterns, Taronga Western Plains Zoo has bought new... Read more
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The Border Mail
Grand finalists missing a host of stars for the re-matchof the more senior players.” Paceman Ryan Bartel forms part of the junior brig
The Border Mail / Posted 56 minutes ago
of the more senior players.” Paceman Ryan Bartel forms part of the junior brigade. He missed last year’s grand final with Victoria Country under 15 commitments at the national titles. Meanwhile, Mount Beauty will also look to youth to fill the... Read more
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The Christian Post
'The Young and the Restless' Spoilers for the Week: Dina's Secret Exposed; Phyllis Desperate to Keep Billybe an issue. Meanwhile, Phyllis (Gina Tognoni) will do everything she can in o
The Christian Post / Posted an hour ago
be an issue. Meanwhile, Phyllis (Gina Tognoni) will do everything she can in order to keep Billy (Jason Thompson), but Victoria (Amelia Heinle) may still have some tricks up her sleeve. Scott (Daniel Hall), on the other hand, will discover... Read more
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The Courier
'Innovative' energy policy no lifeline for coal, expert saysexcluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for model
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
excluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for modelling for the renewable energy targets of Victoria and Queensland, and South Australia's energy plan, Mr McConnell said. Fairfax Media sought comment from Mr... Read more
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The Courier
Wind projects in jeopardypowering 833,000 homes that could be impacted,” Mr Bray said. “There are sever
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
powering 833,000 homes that could be impacted,” Mr Bray said. “There are several other projects throughout south west Victoria that could also be threatened if the Victorian scheme was watered down to match the weak federal scheme.” “Malcolm... Read more
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The Courier
Vigilante admits to killing Bacchus Marsh father point blankDuhovic, 34, has admitted murdering Bacchus Marsh father-of-five Paul Hogan, 48
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
Duhovic, 34, has admitted murdering Bacchus Marsh father-of-five Paul Hogan, 48, on May 24, 2016. The Supreme Court of Victoria was told on Friday Duhovic believed Mr Hogan was raping and beating one of his female friends. Duhovic and the... Read more
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The Courier
Schoolboy hospitalised after being hit by car in Victoria ParkA schoolboy has been hospitalised after he was struck by a car in Victoria Park
The Courier / Posted an hour ago
A schoolboy has been hospitalised after he was struck by a car in Victoria Park on Friday afternoon. Paramedics and police were called in to the scene along Oak Avenue near a block of public toilets about 3.45pm. Sergeant Chris Taylor said a group... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo Buccaneers make it 10 straight winsON … The Buccaneers visit the Peninsula Panthers on Friday (Oct. 20). Next home
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
ON … The Buccaneers visit the Peninsula Panthers on Friday (Oct. 20). Next home action for the Bucs is Oct. 26 when the Victoria Cougars visit the NIC for a 7:15 p.m. faceoff. Nanaimo Buccaneers win their 10th straight game. Check our website... Read more
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TheBull
CBA Business Sales Indexcent), NSW and Western Australia (both up 0.5 per cent), ACT (up 0.4 per cent),
TheBull / Posted an hour ago
cent), NSW and Western Australia (both up 0.5 per cent), ACT (up 0.4 per cent), Northern Territory (up 0.3 per cent) and Victoria (up 0.1 per cent). In annual terms all states and territories had sales above a year ago. Strongest growth was... Read more
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WA Today
'Innovative' energy policy no lifeline for coal, energy consultancy saysexcluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for model
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
excluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for modelling for the renewable energy targets of Victoria and Queensland, and South Australia's energy plan, Mr McConnell said. Fairfax Media sought comment from Mr... Read more
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The Age
Head of Victoria's Office for Women's Sport and Recreation Bridie O'Donnell criticises AFL transgender Hannah Mouncey callThe inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation,
The Age / Posted an hour ago
The inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, Bridie O'Donnell, says the AFL made the wrong decision in deeming transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey ineligible for the AFLW draft. The AFL decided last Tuesday - less... Read more
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Perth Now
Vic assisted dying law passes first hurdleThe fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 uppe
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
The fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 upper house MPs after the landmark legislation passed its first hurdle in the Legislative Assembly. A "proud" Premier Daniel Andrews said terminally ill Victorians are closer... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Vic assisted dying law passes first hurdleThe fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 uppe
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
The fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 upper house MPs after the landmark legislation passed its first hurdle in the Legislative Assembly. A "proud" Premier Daniel Andrews said terminally ill Victorians are closer... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Head of Victoria's Office for Women's Sport and Recreation Bridie O'Donnell criticises AFL transgender Hannah Mouncey callThe inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation,
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
The inaugural head of Victoria's new Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, Bridie O'Donnell, says the AFL made the wrong decision in deeming transgender athlete Hannah Mouncey ineligible for the AFLW draft. The AFL decided last Tuesday - less... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Vic assisted dying law passes first hurdleThe fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 uppe
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
The fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 upper house MPs after the landmark legislation passed its first hurdle in the Legislative Assembly. A "proud" Premier Daniel Andrews said terminally ill Victorians are closer... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia's second largest state edges towards permitting euthanasialives, a bill that is expected to act as a catalyst for the rest of the country
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
lives, a bill that is expected to act as a catalyst for the rest of the country to adopt similar laws. Any resident of Victoria state over 18, with a terminal illness and with less than 12 months to live can request a lethal dose of medication,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Innovative' energy policy no lifeline for coal, expert saysexcluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for model
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
excluded from the minister's request. The government should also ask for modelling for the renewable energy targets of Victoria and Queensland, and South Australia's energy plan, Mr McConnell said. Fairfax Media sought comment from Mr... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NSW in top spot with jobs growthNSW unemployment rate has hit a five year low, recording figures of a full perc
Northern Daily Leader / Posted an hour ago
NSW unemployment rate has hit a five year low, recording figures of a full percentage point against the next best state Victoria on the back of a jobs growth boom. The latest figures from the ABS reveal that the unemployment rate sits at 4.6... Read more
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The Age
John Landy's butterfly collection proves an uplifting pursuitSchluter Landy, a national living treasure who won fame for running the four-m
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Schluter Landy, a national living treasure who won fame for running the four-minute mile and went on to become governor of Victoria, is also an avid butterfly collector His collection, comprising 139 boxes of nearly 10,000 specimens, mostly from... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
John Landy's butterfly collection proves an uplifting pursuitSchluter Landy, a national living treasure who won fame for running the four-m
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Schluter Landy, a national living treasure who won fame for running the four-minute mile and went on to become governor of Victoria, is also an avid butterfly collector His collection, comprising 139 boxes of nearly 10,000 specimens, mostly from... Read more
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News.com.au
Vic assisted dying law passes first hurdleThe fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 uppe
News.com.au / Posted an hour ago
The fate of Victoria's voluntary euthanasia bill is now in the hands of 40 upper house MPs after the landmark legislation passed its first hurdle in the Legislative Assembly. A "proud" Premier Daniel Andrews said terminally ill Victorians are closer... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Zippers scale skyscrapers at Circular QuayFoundation; CREATE Foundation; Ganbina, Social Ventures Australia; The Funding
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Foundation; CREATE Foundation; Ganbina, Social Ventures Australia; The Funding Network Australia; First Australians Capital; Global Sisters; STREAT; The Conversation; The Stroke Association of Victoria; Vanguard Laundry Services; and Wesley Mis... Read more
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The Age
Wayne Hawkes aiming to make up for the Derby that got away in Caulfield CupWayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the V
The Age / Posted an hour ago
Wayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the Victoria Derby last spring, but he also cannot forget his pain at the same result, a residual disappointment he hopes can be washed away in Saturday's Caulfield... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Wayne Hawkes aiming to make up for the Derby that got away in Caulfield CupWayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the V
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
Wayne Hawkes remembers the owners' delight when Inference placed third in the Victoria Derby last spring, but he also cannot forget his pain at the same result, a residual disappointment he hopes can be washed away in Saturday's Caulfield... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Arrest after two men shot at tyre dealerDrive about 2.15pm. Two men are believed to have suffered gunshot wounds and a
Geelong Advertiser / Posted an hour ago
Drive about 2.15pm. Two men are believed to have suffered gunshot wounds and are being taken to hospital. Ambulance Victoria confirmed it had attended an incident at Ravenhall 2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Mantle Mining progresses gold minesHaving established a near term production target at its Morning Star gold mine
Adelaide Now / Posted an hour ago
Having established a near term production target at its Morning Star gold mine in Victoria, Mantle Mining Corporation (ASX: MNM) will be concurrently working on a conventional decline to achieve longer term production efficiency. CEO Tom de Vries... Read more
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Weekly Times
Mantle Mining progresses gold minesHaving established a near term production target at its Morning Star gold mine
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
Having established a near term production target at its Morning Star gold mine in Victoria, Mantle Mining Corporation (ASX: MNM) will be concurrently working on a conventional decline to achieve longer term production efficiency. CEO Tom de Vries... Read more
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Weekly Times
Welfare bureaucracy blindsides farmersFARMERS have accused the Victorian Government of bowing to an “activist agenda”
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
FARMERS have accused the Victorian Government of bowing to an “activist agenda” by creating a new body called Animal Welfare Victoria. Agriculture Minister Jaala Pulford announced last night she would oversee a new Department of Economic... Read more
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Weekly Times
Man killed in farm bike accidentA MAN is dead after a suspected motorbike fall at a farm in Victoria. The body
Weekly Times / Posted an hour ago
A MAN is dead after a suspected motorbike fall at a farm in Victoria. The body of the contractor, aged in his 50s, was found at the Yarck property early today, WorkSafe Victoria says. He is believed to have fallen from his bike while herding cattle... Read more
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Herald Sun
Arrest after two men shot at tyre dealerDrive about 2.15pm. Two men are believed to have suffered gunshot wounds and a
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
Drive about 2.15pm. Two men are believed to have suffered gunshot wounds and are being taken to hospital. Ambulance Victoria confirmed it had attended an incident at Ravenhall 2.15pm. Police have arrested a man in relation to the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Caulfield Cup Day betting guideto believe he was a $51 chance last week. MAIN STAGE (R4 No. 4):The will deter
The Courier Mail / Posted an hour ago
to believe he was a $51 chance last week. MAIN STAGE (R4 No. 4):The will determine which is the better form race for the Victoria Derby — Main Stage/Tavistock Abbey/Cliff’s Edge or Tangled. The Caulfield Classic is a small but competition field... Read more
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