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The people that provide the voice for Perth Turf Talk.

Matt Rigby

Matt Rigby is a local stands bookmaker who fields all Metropolitan Saturday meetings. A true lover of racing, Matt is involved in all aspects of racing as an owner, syndicator, bookmaker and punter.

Greg Hooper

Greg Hooper's reputation needs no introdution as the spearhead of many succesful betting syndicates. "Hoops" features weekly on 1206 Racing Radio as their regular tipster and is an accountant by day.

Gary Wright

There are few people that are members for the Eagles and Dockers, however undoubtedly they're always true sport lovers. There is no better way to subscribe Gary Wright, other than his remarkable accuracy with tipping in all forms.

Chris Nelson

Chris is the owner of JuiceBox Creative, the agency behind Perth Turf Talk since its inception in 2005. Although primarily focused on the maintanence of the website, as a passionate owner/punter Chris has gathered enough information through involvement in the website to contribute an opinion regularly.

Recent Comments

User Ridersonthestorm33

Ridersonthestorm33 23 Aug | Posts: 4000

Shandale resumes Friday night in the August Cup and early odds from Tabtouch $23 and $3.75

User JayJay

JayJay 23 Aug | Posts: 3240

Breeders Crown finals.....Captured Delight 1st em in the 2yo fillies, probably out of her depth a bit anyway. Better Be Chevron drawn awkward at 5 with plenty of ability inside her. Rock Diamonds almost drawn out of it outside of the back line in a hot race. B...

User Thumper

Thumper 23 Aug | Posts: 591

Good luck tomorrow Silky, I've got her as my second pick based on the nice trials. Unfortunately for you I think you've run into a very smart one.

User Ridersonthestorm33

Ridersonthestorm33 23 Aug | Posts: 4000

For me it's Egg Tart dessert followed by a cup of tea with a couple of Gingernuts. Follow those two this spring!

User thefalcon

thefalcon 23 Aug | Posts: 14160

been to spec savers? not a bad run but no gtb chris....nothing in stewards report either.

User JayJay

JayJay 23 Aug | Posts: 3240

Shandale is a very nice horse, superbly bred by Art Major from a Bettors Delight mare from a 1.57.2 In The Pocket grand dam ....and he goes really well but at 14/1 three months out.....hmmm.

User JayJay

JayJay 23 Aug | Posts: 3240

Nah, all those margins are pear shaped, same as in the first 2 trials with 500m margins. Crikey, I started bootscootin when my horse won a Byford trial by a head the week before :))

User savethegame

savethegame 23 Aug | Posts: 365

Bill Prentice used to carry a bit of pudding but his horses Curmudgeon don't no if you remember  these  W.J. PHILLIPS, G.K. O.BRIEN..W? BETNIINIK ? THINK ONE PARCEL THEY WOULD HAVE BEEN 350KG. POSTED

User Markovina

Markovina 23 Aug | Posts: 394

Last week i was reading on the AHR Site - re Kevin Innes ( a driver at the Royal Melb Showgrounds in the 60s and 70s ) he passed away - and they put up a recent interview with him I dont know much about him - but one thing in the interview that caught my atten...

User Gilgamesh

Gilgamesh 23 Aug | Posts: 2341

The 100/1 MHC is not a bad price, trialled nicely the other day. On trials, anyone at Pinj on sunday to see Americanbootscoota win by 500m!!! Is that result correct?