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 The Weekend Wrap There was no Group 1 racing over the weekend but lets have a look back at some of the best performances.
THE FORECAST: BEWARE THE KIWI Kiwi maestro Tony Pike is a trainer that knows a bit about a good horse, he knows when to bring them to Australia too.
The Weekend Wrap by Ben Clifton.  Group 1 Racing: Strad
Is there a better racing spectacle in Australia than a big field handicap? Let's run through the big ones, the Newmarket, the Doncaster, the Epsom, the Toora
Your Punting Companion is here for Sandown June 13. Subscribe to the BEST Free Greyhound Punting Service here: https://mintsports.com.au/greys/moccas-mint-mail-free-whats-app-group/ MOCCA'S MAIL P
The Weekend Wrap by Ben Clifton.   Group 1 Racing: Queensland Oaks Eagle Farm Race 8 – Won by S
Mocca's Mail has arrived for another ripping card at Sandown. Check out greyhound racing's best podcast right here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5zFcjX3eufLC08QgVVSJmT?si=74e44063756d4e5e The final set for tonight has arrived:
Group 1 Racing. Eagle Farm 7 – Kingsford Smith Cup won by I Wish I Win Tempo: Moderate tempo.
Another huge race day in God's country and The Punting Monologue has you covered for a massive race day. Join Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn as they talk all things Queensland Derby, Friday Fill Up's, Quarries, tips and much more. https://open.spotify
Some horses have all the luck. And some, well, they don't. I reckon more than a few accusatory glances have been exchanged between the connections of Queensland Derby contender WAR
Join Casey and Mocca as they rip through another cracking card at Sandown. Be sure to subscribe to Greyhound Racings best tipping service here: https://mintsports.com.au/greys/moccas-mint-mail-free-whats-app-group/ Check this week's pod here:
The Weekend Wrap by Ben Clifton GROUP 1 RACING: Doomben Race 9 – Doomben Cup
Just as Australians of the 50's and 60's came to accept European immigration, so too have punters learned to love the European racehorse. And it's a good thing too, given our middle-distance races are absolutely choc-full of t
Huge night of greyhound racing from Sandown, Mocca is fired up and ready to rumble. Check out Greyhound Racing's Best podcast right here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/5odtHJrPcyLWbBF0XSHP9L?si=9f222f2d852c4d07 And tonights set:
Benny and Sunny are back for another cracking episode of The Punting Monologue. The Doomben Cup is in their sights and with plenty of winners to be had, tune into racing's best podcast below: https://open.spotify.com/episode/7KE6YmP31wkiDTtesH4YZS?s
The Weekend Wrap by Ben Clifton.  GROUP 1 RACING: Doomben Race 8 – Doomben 10,000
Ferris Bueller's Day Off would have to be my favourite movie of all time. It's absolute genius. The Abe Froman, Sausage King of Chicago scene would have to be top three movie scenes of all tim
MOCCA'S MINT MAIL has dropped for another week punters. Join your host Casey and form analysis Mocca for Greyhound racings best form, analysis, news and much more. The new subscription page is below and we are not far away from releasing the BIG ENE
 The Weekend Wrap GROUP 1 RACING: Morphettville Race 8 – Goodwood
The Monologue returns for another week and the focus is all things Morphettville. Check out all the analysis here for the Goodwood: https://open.spotify.com/episode/4qZIu3Jf7EdOooTuzkQC5w?si=2f3f7eef6ac54467 And Benny's Bes Bet here: https://y
Join Mocca and Casey for greyhound racings best podcast! Going the group and the community for up to date live chat and banter in our whattsapp group. https://open.spotify.com/episode/6vEsoKdB1LsPMB9SPt4KLz?si=08e8a27a6d1c4d0f
Benny and Sunny are back for another huge Punting Monologue! After shooting the lights out with winners galore last week, can Benny repeat the dose? Check out the pod here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/34izp3HQAOmnwr1ruaB4ZC?si=a0d0e3643d314d
Someone once told me that if you just keep drinking, you'll never get a hangover. While that advice can be applied to seemingly never-ending day-night sessions like Warrnambool's May Carnival, there is no feasible or medically
This week's Mint Mail from Mocca feat. plenty of winners PLUS... 😱 The return of Big Energy - how can we we recover some coin? 🔥 Can Afire win the Phoenix? It's all here and more - join the fun https://open.spotify.com/episode/27ievBamH51KSG2e
The boys are back from The Quokka and are ready to Rockka! Join Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn as they rip into the card at Morpherttville for this Saturday. Group 1 Racing in SA! Podcast: https://open.spotify.com/episode/29oFziZqFD0b6xaQdC6GOx?
Mocca's Mail presented by a limping Team MintBet this week 😬.. Casey and Mocca are back in the studio as they give you all this week's winners and a Sandgroper Review. Tune into greyhound racing's best podcast right here: https://open.spotify.
ONE MORE SLEEP! The big one is here and the mail has lobbed. Join the Mocca Mail crew and get all the updates from the west for this MINT racing event - The Western Trilogy featuring the $600k Sandgroper 🍃 https://open.spotify.com/episode/4Xj3zCvLA
Speaking from personal experience, Peter Moody is not a man I would like to underestimate. On one of a few tours of New Zealand a few years ago, Moods was helping me to understand the nuances
Huge Day of racing from Randwick, Mintsports has you covered with all the analysis: Punting Monologue pod: https://open.spotify.com/episode/68foyPcntOmy0sLkJUsCK0?si=Ua07K8x6RaqzlBA1L-jGiw Vodcast: https://youtu.be/n4qLbkiN9Wg?si=6i-Ch4dVwJ6V5
With The Masters on out door step your host Casey and golf analyst Harry The H-Train delve into the most iconic golf tournament on the planet. https://open.spotify.com/episode/02KEM7bv1weDkPVxQ50o5d?si=ba0e08cfe10047fc
Randwick Meeting Review Date: 06/04/24 Track: Heavy 9 Rail:
It's the $40million question (or is it $30million?) depending on which kicker is kicked into gear, can star colt STROM BOY  handle a heavy track? As sure as the sun
The Monologue is back for another HUGE week punters. 4x Group 1's from Randwick in a mouth watering day of racing. Check out The Punting Monologue Podcast here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/2KfUJEkNCuTTpkHvW0SOmU?si=e24dfce089764b70 Benny's B
Mocca is back after a solid return last week. Massive card to churn through and plenty of news on the horizon with slots being filled for the Sandgroper, Easter Egg Semi's and news on Explicit and our man BIG ENERGY. https://open.spotify.com/episode
Rosehill Meeting Review Date: 30/03/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
Years ago, while sitting in the press room at Flemington, I asked the great Bart Cummings whether he thought a particular horse headed to the Cup would get the two miles. "They all run the
Another massive weekend of racing and Mintsports has you covered: Podcast here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/0jFdM0uaQ7cUAIBy98XzIw?si=83dadbbc22144c9f Best Bet for the weekend: LINEBACKER https://youtu.be/MGWFqpzCmBA?si=otZZMpHbVDm6JcBf
Week 9 is here for Mocca's Mint Mail Mocca is all over this week's Sandown and Meadows meetings You'll laugh, you'll cry, and so far we've been getting paid for it! Follow @notsuredontknow , Join the whattsapp chat and get the mail at MintSports htt
Mocca’s Mint Mail Review Meetings:         Sandown Park, Mar 21 & The Meadows, Mar 23 Sandown:
Rosehill Meeting Review Date: 23/03/24 Track: Soft 5 Rail:
If winning the Melbourne Cup changes your life, then winning the Golden Slipper can change your postcode - welcome to Australian racing's version of a Powerball jackpot. They might be two year
The Monologue is back for another huge day of racing from Rosehill, The Golden Slipper. Join our host Sunny Munn and form analyst Ben Clifton as they rip through the card for a magical Saturday of racing. Vodcast here: https://youtu.be/fPc3Kz-LMm
Gee Whizz our man Mocca was on fire last week... Here's a glimpse: POD TIPS Best: R1 Fernando Duke, won, tipped at $2.50, SPed $1.70, won by 8.25L Value: R8 Bun Storm each way, fell Bolter: R7 Lightning Jedda, each way @ $26, ran
Caulfield Meeting Review Date: 16/03/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
The Punting Monologue is back for another huge week, it's the All Star Mile from Caulfield. Check out the pod here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/33pwZ4JmT4llZppVBeDamB?si=ebf1aa4537334ac8 And Benny's bet analysis right here: https://youtu.
Greyhound racings best podcast is here again for another week. Join your host Casey and for analyst Mocca as the rip through a cracking meet at Sandown this Thursday. 12 mins of Pure Punting Gold! Check it out here: https://open.spotify.com/ep
Flemington Meeting Review Date: 09/03/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
Benny Clifton is on fire! Plenty of winners last week and he's aiming to keep the streak alive going into The Newmarket Handicap at HQ. There's 2 Group 1's from Randwick which Benny has cast his eyes over. Best Bet, Value bets, Quarries and more.
Mocca's Mail is here for another week, absolute fill up last week with an incredible 7 winners! This week Casey and Mocca dissect Sandown Park Thursday night and a look forward to Horsham Cup Friday. https://open.spotify.com/episode/4PrExZaMk36RmM5Q
Mocca’s Mint Mail Review Sandown Park, Feb 29th Units bet                        6.5
Flemington Meeting Review Date: 02/03/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
Australian Guineas Day from HQ and some ripping Group 1's from Randwick. Join form analysis Benny Clifton and your host Sunny Munn as they look to find some winners this weekend. Watch Benny's Best bet here: "ESTRIELLA" https://youtu.be/fQfqypU07
Sandgroper favourite Explicit returns this Friday night in Horsham Cup heats... Plus... Controversy last Thursday with a late audible $15 winner from Mocc 😬 This week he has the mail for Thursday, Friday and Satdy greys - that's MINT! For FREE fun
Caulfield Meeting Review Date: 24/02/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
The Punting Monologue is back for another week. A massive Blue Diamond Stakes Day from Caulfield. Check out Benny's analysis for  LADY OF CAMELOT  in the Blue Diamond: https://youtu.be/fefjeLRes9A?si=PHERRGmYiW3O_ChI
Mocca is a man on fire! 🔥 5 winners at 55% profit last week. It's Group 1 action on this week's Mocca's Mint Mail podcast proudly brought to you by MintSport! The MINTEST free punting service on the dogs 🍃 Check out this week's pod right here:
Mocca’s Mint Mail Review Meetings:         Sandown Park, Feb 15th, The Meadows, Feb 17th
Flemington Meeting Review Date: 17/02/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
Join from analyst Ben Clifton and your host Sunny Munn as they rip into a killer card at Flemington for Lighting Stakes Day. Benny is against IMPERATRIZ in the Lightning and is 2 from 2 for his early mail. Get all the info right here at MintSports:
https://youtu.be/zaJ1to_vD0w?si=5jJfdv7i-Q4V-I4F   Caulfield Meeting Review Date: 10/02/24 Track:
https://open.spotify.com/episode/7z8wleTOAT3zw7iQiVKL8e?si=5iplK3sMQ9qDkklJJHMJbw Join Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn for a HUGE episode of the Punting Monologue. Jam packed with analysis featuring the C.F Orr, Benny's Best and Value bets, a nibble at so
Caulfield Meeting Review Date: 03/02/24 Track: Good 4 Rail:
WINNERS, WINNERS and MORE WINNERS! This week's Punting Monologue is here. Racing Analysist Ben Clifton and host Sunny Munn rip into a cracking card at Caulfield. Check out Benny's Best: https://youtu.be/9bAXpEZi-0s?si=ZHm6eU-p1fo-R3H3 The Quad
Moonee Valley Meeting Review  Date: 27/01/24 Track: Good 4 Rail: True Race 1: BM (70) – 1500m Tempo: Went very fast early. Race Overview: I’ve got this race rating negatively for the
The Punting Monologue is here, with some jazzy new sound effects and a few new segments. Join racing analyst Ben Clifton and MintSports own Sunny Munn as the trawl the card looking for a few winners this Saturday. We head to Moonee Valley for a mass
Flemington  Meeting Review  Date: 20/01/24 Track: Good 4 Rail: 9m Race 1: BM (100) – 1600m Tempo: Moderate early tempo. Race Overview: They didn’t go out very fast but also didn’t
Racing returns to HQ this week and The Punting Monologue has you covered! 10 races on the card and Benny is keen on plenty. Check out his Best Bet Analysis here for  GALILAEUS  here: https://youtu.be/dbJebcBU9Nk?si=v-Lavn8waxkFsBcL
The Punting Monologue is back! Join Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn as they preview a  HUGE Magic Millions Day on the Gold Coast. There is plenty of flesh on show on The Goldie this weekend. All eyes on Benny's Best Bet  STORM BOY  in The M
Mocca's Mail is here again as we look to find some winners on another cracking card at Sandown. Check out Mocca's Best Best  VICTA MARLI analysis here: https://youtu.be/l6Gr2mQVCQs?si=h4b5aQFpPYlwpcqs   And the set right here:
The world’s greatest greyhound race is this Saturday night at Sandown... And Mocca's mail is here for all the analysis. BIG ENERGY  is hot favourite to win the 68th running of the Group 1  Melbourne Cup Final over 515m, with ove
The Monologue is back to preview a huge card at Caulfield. The Zipping Classic is the feature race with up and coming stayers like  MURAMASA  facing off against old stalwarts like  VOW AND DECLARE  trying to relive the glory of ye
Sandown Park hosts 8 x Melbourne Cup heats featuring some of the best dogs in the country, all vying to secure their place in the prestigious Melbourne Cup. Regarded as the year’s best night of racing.
Mocca's Mail is back for a HUGE meet at The Meadows. Check out Mocca's Best Bet. SEPHORA BALE: https://youtu.be/2lugXcTqQm0?si=LbwQb2t0aTtBFacC ... And the set right here:
Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn rip into a bumper ten race card for Cranbourne Cup Day. The weather is fine, track is good (4) and the rail is out three metres. Benny's Best Bet video analysis  HE'S HANDSOME right here: https://youtu.be/VqkVUoXOZUA
Mail that Finds the Rail! A huge Melbourne Cup prelude night at Sandown, here's everything you need: Mocca's Best Bet: https://youtu.be/c4TsCz91yQ4?si=TKxvH4_fgN-B4OZ8 .. And the early FULL SET right
Mail that Finds The Rail! Check out Mocca's BEST BET for tonight's meet at The Meadows: https://youtu.be/ObdgZLJefFM?si=8XCZ6N7k7gHGjmWB And the Full set here:
Benny Clifton analyses this Saturday's race meeting at Caulfield as he looks to steer us into more Spring winners! Check out his video analysis for his Best Bet SGHIRRIPA  HERE: https://youtu.be/g1DvK__mYIc?si=2htyBzbMwQGEP2vD Check out
Have a shot when the phrase “generational talent” is said on the telecast. How drunk are you looking at getting this Monday night while watching the draf
Everything you need for Champion Day at Flemington. Check out Benny Bets video analysis here: https://youtu.be/GPJN-QwyALg?si=7T8JzrDdyIIpY-aO .... And The Punting Monologue here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/7mwg0UfsS78RkZESikux2p?si=cbc0
Flemington Champions day preview.. A massive last day to finish the carnival. Benny is feeling confident. Listen here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/7mwg0UfsS78RkZESikux2p?si=uKMUWoMxTnqxuZ2Zb8OvOQ
Mail that finds the Rail! Mocca's Mail is back for another huge meet at Sandown Park.
The race that stops the nation! It’s the first Tuesday in November which means 2 miles at Flemington and the best horses in the world are set to do battle. Will the raiders display their dominance and claim T
Mail that finds the Rail! Mocca's Mail is here for a cracking meet at The Meadows tonight. Hume Cup heats and a ripper Silver Bullet on show for an excellent night's racing. Mocca's top tip is FAST MINARDI  in Race 7 with EXHALTED �
Join Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn as they dissect the 2023 Melbourne Cup, runner by runner. Benny gives us his top 5 chances for the big race and an O-Munn bet from Sunny for good measure. https://open.spotify.com/episode/7Cw0n2jvQJTfi1198UOX7y?si=f
A huge day at Flemington awaits.. Benny Clifton and Sunny Munn sink their teeth into a juicy card at HQ for Derby Day 2023. Listen to the pod here: https://open.spotify.com/episode/7LiYguDLHvnp50UO6ytFes?si=bdc1b6ac8e5b44cb   Benny's B
Golden Eagle Preview  Big prize money on offer here over 1500 metres at Rosehill. Set weights fo
Derby Day Preview  A massive day to Kick off the Flemington Carnival with 3 fantastic Group 1’s ahead. Here’s my on top selections for the features o
Benny and Sunny run through the Flemington card for Derby Day at Flemington. Look out for Benny's Best, which has landed an amazing 11 of last 12 outings. Set a deposit limit 18+ https://open.spotify.com/episode/7LiYguDLHvnp50UO6ytFes?si=7030946f
Mocca's Mail heads to Sandown tonight, check out his best bets! https://youtu.be/FNyIUkx5dJs For Mocca's full set of analysis and best bets, click here:
It’s Magic Millions Day and with millions of dollars of prize money on offer the big guns of Queensland and the southern raiders are out and about. Here’s my best bets for the features today on the Gold Coast.
An 1800 metre WFA contest for the three- and four-year old’s, The Wave is looking to kickstart the Magic Millions Carnival off with a bang and hopefully the punters can do the same. Akihiro won here two starts back defeating Irish Playboy who has gon
The sprinting feature of the WA carnival. It’s Winterbottom day and what a contest we have ahead of us. Will the Darley raiders reign supreme in another Group 1 or will a local hope take the prize. Here’s my hopes for the Group 1 Winterbottom Stakes
It’s arguably the feature of the Spring, with the Champions Stakes stacked full of stars. Anamoe looks to make it 5 on the trot and Zaaki looks to make it back to back in this race. I'm Thunderstruck has been close recently and will this be his time to
It’s Champions Mile time in the second of the Group 1s for the day and it’s another mouthwatering clash between two in form visitors from Sydney and the new import fresh off a victory. But who will be victorious in the Champions Mile? Private Eye i
Champions day kicks off with the Champions Sprint and it’s the epic re-match of Giga Kick and Nature Strip down the famous Flemington straight. Nature Strip is going to be out for redemption after his Everest failure. He didn’t get the easiest run
Cup Day is finally here and although it looks like it’s going to be wet and gloomy the stars are out and set to shine at Flemington on grand final day for Victorian racing. The internationals are dominating the market but there’s plenty of local hopes
The Kiwis look to repeat history and take home the Empire Rose yet again in what looks to be a hot field for the fillies and mares over the mile. Will it be La Crique to show her hand and prove her class across the ditch or is an upset on the cards? Ic
The sprinting feature for the three-year olds down the famous Flemington straight, and what a great edition this looks to be. Jacquinot was good in The Everest in what was a strange run and prior to that was massive when winning the Golden Rose. Comes
It’s the start of the Melbourne Cup Carnival and Derby Day is upon us. The two favourites in the feature look extremely hard to beat but there’s plenty of value around with some genuine each way plays and exotic hopes. Sharp n Smart was sensational
Cox plate day is here and what a field we have. It’s grand final day for Australia’s Weight for Age superstars and boy are the stars sent to shine. Anamoe looks to go one better than last year, and Zaaki returns for his connections after the 2021 favo
The Spring Champion Stakes a Group 1 contest for three-year-olds over 2000m has been a key tool to Derby success in the past and could well be again here. Here’s my preview for the feature at Randwick. Renaissance Woman looks on the up and was impres
It’s Cox Plate weekend, and the features kick off with the Manikato Stakes under the famous Moonee Valley floodlights. A group 1 contest over 1200 metres won in the past by some very famous names. It’s a big start to the most famous 24-hour period in
Royal Randwick's Everest Preview The richest race on turf is finally here! It’s Everest day at Randwick on a heavy deck and the stars are ready to climb the mountain tha
The first of the big three of the Melbourne Spring. It’s been wet and wild in Victoria, but Caulfield Cup Day is here, and fingers crossed this ludicrous weather doesn’t put yet another cloud over what’s been a sensational Caulfield Cup Carnival. He
The seventh edition of the now $20 million The Everest (1200m) is here this weekend with all 12 horses confirmed, the barrier draw completed and betting on the 
Tasty Toorak grants the punters their wish? The Toorak Handicap is the last group 1 of the day at C
The Might And Power at Caulfield, a weight for age over the 2000m looks like a Cox Plate appetiser for the punters. The big boys are back again in what looks to be a race for the ages.
The Epsom Handicap Preview The Epsom at Royal Randwick is the feature for Sydney’s metropolitan card on Saturday. It is a handicap over the mile with a field of 11 to co
Royal Randwick's Metropolitan Preview  A Group 1 handicap for 3YO and upwards at Royal Randwick. Over the 2400m on what should be a soft track. Featuring emerging talents
Royal Randwick's Flight Stakes Preview A Group 1 for the three-year-old fillies over 1600m. Track expected to be in the soft range.
The Turnbull has proven itself a key indicator and lead up race for horses heading to the major cups and features of the Victorian Spring Carnival. It has produced multiple Cox Plate champions as well as Melbourne and Caulfield Cup winners and competitors

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