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Alfred Chan

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About

Alfred Chan is the Racing Manager for a prominent Victorian racing stable.

He tweets from @AlfredC91

Member Since:
 
March 2011
Based In:
 
Mornington, Victoria
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Melbourne Cup 2014: Individual horse analysis, tips and preview

Melbourne Cup 2014: Individual horse analysis, tips and preview

4 Nov 2014

Who will win the 2014 Melbourne Cup? It’s the question you need an answer to, and we’ve previewed each horse in detail with tips and predictions for the race that stops a nation.

From the mines of Broken Hill to Flemington: Mick Robins and Rain Lover

From the mines of Broken Hill to Flemington: Mick Robins and Rain Lover

31 Oct 2014

Racegoers were left in awe when a metal miner from Broken Hill produced Rain Lover to win the 1968 Melbourne Cup, in what was to be believed to be Mick Robins’ third month as a licensed trainer.

These firm tracks are dangerous, please water them

These firm tracks are dangerous, please water them

9 Oct 2014

The past seven Melbourne Saturday meetings have had their first race run on Good 3 ground. Enough is enough. You have water. Use it.

Australian staying stocks are on the rise

Australian staying stocks are on the rise

25 Sep 2014

The past five Melbourne Cups have all been won by stallions and four of them now stand at stud. Forget importing Europeans – Australian stock is the one to buy.

2014 Brownlow Medal: Gary Ablett will hold on and win

22 Sep 2014

This year’s Brownlow medal is one of the most difficult ever to predict. Gary Ablett was the midseason leader, but can he hold on? I think so.

Should trainers be accountable for their comments to the media?

Should trainers be accountable for their comments to the media?

1 Sep 2014

As evidenced on Saturday, trainers have such a strong influence on markets that it is only a matter of time before racing’s integrity comes under fire.