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Wayne Holdsworth’s mission for change and suicide prevention involves 3 point plan plus NRL 2024 season preview – Sportzfan Radio #497

The panel of the Professor, the Judge, Coutta and Paul Dalligan spoke with Wayne Holdsworth about the death of his son Mac and his mission for change on suicide to spare other families the same heartbreak. He has a three point plan and talks about suicide prevention with the panel. Paul Dalligan provides his preview of the 2024 NRL season and the panel also discussed the Australian Institute of Sport’s new guidelines for concussion.

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS HOTLINES AND SUPPORT SERVICES

If you are facing a mental health crisis or suicidal ideation, you are not alone. Help is available.

Lifeline: 131114 lifeline.org.au Suicide Call Back Service: 1300 659 467 suicidecallbackservice.org.au Beyond Blue: 1300 224 636 MensLine Australia: 1300 789 978

Insiders 4 red hot bets for Flemington races on 17 February 2024 & the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor and the Gelding give their four red hot tips for today’s Black Caviar Lightning Stakes meeting at Flemington and the Professor’s Parlay that includes two Premier League matches involving Arsenal and Manchester City.

Sportzfan Radio returns for 2024 tomorrow with the Professor, the Judge, Paul Dalligan and Coutta. Special guest, Wayne Holdsworth who after the death of his son Mac by suicide, is with government and private funding, planning to establish with Peninsula Healthcare a support service for young people.

Moonee Valley races 4 red hot tips for 27 January 2024 and the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor and the Gelding give their four red hot tips for today’s Moonee Valley race meeting and the Professor’s Parlay that includes two soccer legs with Manchester City in a Premier League showdown and Australia in the Asian Cup.

Good luck and good punting!

The Professor

Revealed: 4 best bets for today’s Ballarat Cup race meeting on 9 December 2023 & the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor reveals his tips and the Gelding’s for today’s Ballarat Cup meeting and the Professor’s Parlay that includes NFL games featuring the Miami Dolphins and the San Francisco 49ers.

Join the Professor and the panel of the Judge, Coutta, Dan Butterly and Paul Dalligan as they talk sport tomorrow on the Sportzfan Radio YouTube channel from 12.00pm AEDT. Special guest, cheerleader Madeline Kelly who will be heading to the World Cheerleading Championships in Orlando, Florida in April 2024.

Associate Professor Michael Buckland talks CTE, concussion and contact sports

The panel of the Professor, the Judge, the Gelding and Paul Dalligan talk with Associate Professor Michael Buckland, Head of the Department of Neuropathology at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and the Australian Sports Brain Bank about Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), concussion, the cumulative effect of hits to the head and body and the relevance of the number of years a person plays contact sports to the development of CTE.

For further details about CTE go to brainbank.org.au

Don’t Miss Out! 4 Red Hot Tips for the Caulfield Zipping Classic day on 2 December 2023 and the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor sans the Gelding gives their four best bets for today’s Zipping Classic race meeting at Caulfield and the Professor’s Parlay that includes an NBA game featuring the Orlando Magic and an NFL match with the Miami Dolphins.

Tennis guru Brett Phillips talks Davis Cup and 2024 Australian Open

The Professor, the Judge, Coutta and Paul Dalligan talk with special guest, the First Serve’s, Brett Phillips about whether Australia can win the Davis Cup final and makes some predictions for the coming 2024 Australian Open. The panel discuss the AFLW finals having to compete with the AFL draft and Paul Dalligan gives an update on what’s happening in the NRL off season. To top it off, the Gelding has a stab at picking some winners at Kilmore and Swan Hill races.

You can hear Brett on the First Serve every Monday from 8.00pm on SEN.

4 red hot tips for today’s Cup day meeting at Cranbourne on 25 November 2023 & the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor and the Gelding give their four red hot best bets for today’s Cup day meeting at Cranbourne and the Professor’s Parlay that includes two NBA matches involving the Golden State Warriors and the Milwaukee Bucks. The Cranbourne track is currently rated a Soft 5 with the rail out 3 metres for the entire circuit.

Good luck and good punting!

The Professor

Discover the Hottest Bets for Caulfield Thousand Guineas Race Day on 18 November 2023 & the Professor’s Parlay

The Professor and the Gelding give their four red hot best bets for today’s Caulfield Thousand Guineas race meeting and the Professor’s Parlay that includes two NFL matches featuring the Dallas Cowboys and the Miami Dolphins.

CTE Exposed: The Alarming Connection to repeated Brain Injuries – Prof Alan Pearce

The Professor and the panel of the Judge, the Gelding, Coutta and Paul Dalligan talk with special guest Professor Allan Pearce about the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia’s (RCPA) position statement on CTE and repeated traumatic brain injuries and their 5 point call to action points. Paul Dalligan comments on Australia’s loss to New Zealand in the Pacific Cup and the influx of players to the Canterbury Bulldogs. The Gelding reviews the One Day cricket World Cup and previews the finals between Australia and South Africa and India playing New Zealand. The Professor and Coutta discuss the AFLW finals matches being played this weekend and the Gelding gives his tips for Benalla and Ararat races.