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Old 11-05-2001, 16:48   #1 (permalink)
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eek Horse Of Course Of Couse

Guys,

I know jack about horse racing and Melbourne cup, but just wondering what everyone has picked as their horse be it a random sweepstake or proper bet.

There was a random pick at my work and i got horse 23 Rum.

So horse away guys.....

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Horses. Gimme a break. Only racing I care about has engines and wheels!
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Old 11-05-2001, 17:50   #3 (permalink)
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is it that melbourne cup thing today?
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Old 11-05-2001, 18:10   #4 (permalink)
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Horses. Gimme a break. Only racing I care about has engines and wheels!
Same here, but when the whole office is getting into it.
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Old 11-05-2001, 18:12   #5 (permalink)
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I've got Caitano in the office sweep, that's it.

I'm more eager for this weekend's SCS round in NZ! Whilst some drivers have some experience, no teams have any real data so it should be interesting. I think Marcus Ambrose will prove to be very fast, I'll put my money on him to grab pole.
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Old 11-05-2001, 18:20   #6 (permalink)
 
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I've got $10.00 on Phar Lap.
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I have got $50 on Rainguage for a win at the TAB.

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Stupid *(&*^% horse, who the hell would name a stupid horse after a rain measuring device,
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horses have the wrost power/weight ratio i've ever seen. 1hp/50kg
I was watching it at the TAB in Geelong and some asian won he was jumpin up and down talking 1000 syllables a minute. I had Rum too a random pick at my mums work.
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Hehehe did you see the winning jockey and his horse, seems the horse went phsyco and the jockey hurt his feet big time.
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