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TBVillage partners with William Hill Australia

TBVillage partners with William Hill Australia

| March 1, 2015

Thoroughbred Village (TBVillage) is excited to announce a partnership with William Hill, one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies. William Hill replaces the now defunct Sportingbet brand. To celebrate this new beginning for our members, we are offering a host of massive bonuses when you open your new betting account with William Hill. […]

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World champion strikes in Lightning victory

World champion strikes in Lightning victory

| February 22, 2015

Lankan Rupee left no racegoers in doubt as to who is the world’s best sprinter as he decimated a crack G1 Lightning Stakes field at Flemington. It was the current Horse of The Year’s fifth Group One win at Flemington on Saturday. Followers of @Villagebet on Twitter were never in doubt as their champion powered home to […]

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Waterhouse filly salutes at $18

Waterhouse filly salutes at $18

| October 11, 2014

The Gai Waterhouse-trained 2YO filly Pierrette gave Villagebet punters the best possible start by scoring in the first race at Randwick on Spring Champion Stakes day. The filly was selected straight out by Villagebet and paid $18 for the win, exactly matching the all-time longest-priced winning selection made when Shoreham saluted at Flemington last year. The […]

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Breeding news

Exciting Lyndhurst stallion Better Than Ready

Exciting Lyndhurst stallion Better Than Ready

| March 1, 2015

Since the news broke on 4 February that Better Than Ready (BTR) is headed to Lyndhurst to commence his stud career, the interest in this Randwick record breaking high class speed horse has been astounding. Applications for share documents have been going out at an exciting rate. Judging by the response which extends even to […]

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Vinery Open Day 2014

Vinery Open Day 2014

| June 23, 2014

Four time Gr.1 winner All Too Hard and his first foals will highlight the Vinery Open days in August. The Champion 3yo’s initial book at Vinery last year included 18 Group 1 winners and the dams of 12 Group 1 winners. Several first crop foals will be on show when Vinery showcases its extensive roster of […]

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Outstanding stallion roster for 2014

Outstanding stallion roster for 2014

| June 9, 2014

Vinery Stud announced an outstanding roster of stallions for 2014 and made champion sire More Than Ready (USA) one of the most attractive stallions in the country. Sharing top honours on the roster this year are multiple Golden Slipper and Breeder’s Cup Juvenile producing sire More Than Ready and boom young sire All Too Hard, […]

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International racing

Road to the 141st Kentucky Derby

Road to the 141st Kentucky Derby

| March 4, 2015

Throughout the world, the Twin Spires have become symbolic to Churchill Downs and “the greatest two minutes in sports,” the Kentucky Derby. TwinSpires is the official online betting site of the Kentucky Derby. This year the race takes place on May 2, 2015 at Churchill Downs. For more information on the Kentucky Derby betting odds, horse […]

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Australia triumphs in the Epsom Derby

Australia triumphs in the Epsom Derby

| June 9, 2014

AIDAN O’BRIEN claimed a record third straight Derby success after Australia, described by the master trainer as the best horse he has trained, lived up to the billing with a show-stopping success in Britain’s premier Flat race. Out of Oaks winner Ouija Board by Derby hero Galileo, Australia, sent off a well-backed 11-8 favourite, fulfilled […]

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Treve magnificent in Arc

Treve magnificent in Arc

| October 7, 2013

Treve scored a magnificent victory by five lengths in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp racecourse, France. Treve blew away an elite field and now has a chance to go down as one of the best fillies in recent history after winning the Group 1, $6,254,439 Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Sunday […]

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Special interest stories

Village notches up 15 years of service

Village notches up 15 years of service

| October 1, 2014

On the exact day that Juan Antonio Samaranch, chairman of the International Olympic Committee, declared Sydney as the “best Olympic Games ever”, Thoroughbred Village was registered as a Business in Australia. Today, the 1st October, we celebrate our 15th birthday. Speaking as the founding member and owner of the village, it’s been an incredible experience […]

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Ten reasons why forums rule the social media landscape

Ten reasons why forums rule the social media landscape

| August 18, 2013

The phenomenal increase in the popularity of Twitter as a social media tool has led some to reassess the position of online community forums, the traditional way for users to interact online and publish their opinions to the general audience. As an avid user of both mediums, I believe that rather than overtaking traditional forms of personal blogging, […]

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Another 7 winners from Villagebet, Australia’s best source of Racing Tips

Another 7 winners from Villagebet, Australia’s best source of Racing Tips

| March 1, 2015

Thoroughbred Village’s Race Tipping Service, known as Villagebet, is in record-breaking form in February with another 7 winners in Sydney and Melbourne on Saturday. This followed 6 winners last week and a record 8 winners on the 7th February. Earlybird followers of @Villagebet on twitter accessed the tips on Friday night and were able to […]

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Big winners continue in the village

Big winners continue in the village

| September 28, 2014

What a weekend it was for @Villagebet punters. At Caulfield today, our followers enjoyed a $16 winner when new addition to Darren Weir stable Vain Attraction saluted in the Citiopera Plate (1100m). The six-year-old Bel Esprit mare burst through in the closing stages to defeat Chiquada ($31) by a head with Miss Steele ($9.50) edging out Griante […]

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Group 1 first for Myboycharlie

Group 1 first for Myboycharlie

| June 9, 2014

Myboycharlie joined the elite team at Vinery when his filly Peggy Jean won the G1 ATC Sires’ Produce Stakes (1400m) at Randwick. Peggy Jean (2f Myboycharlie – Lady Of Love by Lago Delight) banked $670,000 for her connections with a half-length victory over Scratch Me Lucky (Snitzel) and Cornrow (Duporth).  “We bypassed the Golden Slipper […]

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