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Hong Kong Jockey Club slams "cavalier" Betfair Australia in betting rights row

Racing body attacks Crown Resorts-owned operator for offering bets on its races without permission

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has written an open letter to the Australian arm of Betfair, criticising its decision to offer exchange betting on Hong Kong racing from September. In the five-page letter to Betfair Pty Limited, operated by Crown Resorts, the HKJC claimed that betting exchange platforms posed “unique and fundamental” threats to…

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