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The Professor’s red hotties for Flemington on Melbourne Cup day – 5 November 2019 and the Cup day Parlay

The Professor had a day to forget on Saturday but, using a line from the Sydney Colt, ‘confidence is not lost’ so onward and upward! The track is rated a soft 6 with the rail out three metres the entire track.

Don’t forget to back the tips each way!


Race 4 Horse 3 – Shared Ambition (for the ladies at the Tennis club)
Race 7 Horse 2 – Mer De Glace (also for the ladies at the Tennis club)

Cup Day Parlay

Race 4 Horse 3 – Shared Ambition into the Portland Trailblazers to beat the Golden State Warriors (NBA) into Houston Rockets to beat the Memphis Grizzlies (NBA).

Good luck and good punting!

The Professor

Sportzfan Radio show #237.2

@SportzfanRadio now available on iTunes!4 March 2012 237.2 – In the  second hour of the show, the Professor asked Daniel what had happened to the NBL season as it seemed to have disappeared with the playoffs beginning soon and the AFL and NRL overshadowing basketball in the news.  Sportzfan Stan’s view was that the league’s management needed professional help to increase interest in teams, awareness of games and boost revenues. His feelings were shared by the rest of the panel with discussions centering on the NBL’s lack of promotion of the game and a remedy involving a shared venue with other sports such as netball leading to increased awareness.  Daniel reviewed the NBA giving his opinion on the teams, their standings and whether Clipper Darrell had been harshly treated . He also looked at the Twitter tag #BlameLebron. The NRL report from Paul Dalligan included highlights of St. George’s win over the Tinkler Knights. The win surprised Dalligan as the favoured Knights played well. The Professor thought the Raiders v Storm match was the game of the round so far with Billy Slater’s brilliant late try winner being a feature. Dalligan congratulated The Professor on his Bulldogs pulling out a win after overcoming a 14 point deficit. The Panel also discussed Essendon’s no-show for their match on Saturday with St. Kilda in Wangaratta and the AFL originally splitting the game points between the two teams with all in agreement that St. Kilda should receive all four points. Last moment thoughts from the Professor had the Panel discussing the Grand Prix and Bernie Ecclestone’s annual threat of axing the race.