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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 12 / 08 / 16

Former New South Wales Premier BARRY O'FARRELL 's appointment as Racing Australia's new CEO has "left the industry surprised as many struggle to comprehend" the "interesting and possibly confusing" decision by the sport's national body. It is O'Farrell's first full-time role "since he famously quit...

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