Dark horse: the resilience of Australian horseracing during Covid-19

An in-depth look at how racing defied the coronavirus sports blackout and why the country's ban on online in-play betting is a major opportunity missed

On 5 May 2020, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison received a call on his mobile from Windsor Castle. On the other end of the line was Queen Elizabeth II, who was phoning to discuss Australia’s health and economic battle with Covid-19. One of the topics that came up was the Queen’s love of horseracing: “Her…

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