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Cups ‘Triple Crown’ beckons for Blood Brotha

Tuesday, 5 March 2013, 12:10 pm | TAB

Wanganui-trained galloper Blood Brotha can achieve an unprecedented New Zealand racing ‘Triple Crown’ if he wins the 2013 Auckland Cup – New Zealand’s greatest staying race – tomorrow. More >>

Sangster surges to Auckland Cup favouritism

Monday, 4 March 2013, 3:41 pm | TAB

Heavily-backed Sangster has surged in from an opening fixed odds price of $31 to now sit alone as a short-priced, $2.20 favourite for Wednesday’s Auckland Cup at Ellerslie. More >>

Suspending betting on Aussie sport not the solution

Friday, 8 February 2013, 1:03 pm | TAB

The TAB shares the concerns of New Zealand sporting organisations and sports fans following the release of a report alleging drug-taking, match-fixing and links to organised crime in Australian sport but says suspending legal betting on Australian ... More >>

TAB Calls Split Decision As Rival Codes ‘go the biff'

Wednesday, 12 December 2012, 3:58 pm | TAB

It’s rugby versus league in a clash of the codes and the TAB reckons the Fight for Life could well be a split decision. Rugby legends face off in the boxing ring against their rugby league rivals in the Fight for Life at Trusts Arena in Waitakere ... More >>

Six races, six places – more ways to win

Friday, 16 November 2012, 2:57 pm | TAB

The TAB will launch an exciting new racing bet – Place6 – on December 8, giving punters a novel way of betting on all New Zealand race meetings and selected overseas feature meetings. Place6 requires the successful selection of six placegetters in ... More >>

Chances aplenty in classy Cup field

Monday, 5 November 2012, 3:32 pm | TAB

It’s being touted as the best Melbourne Cup field in years and the TAB agrees, with the going tough in terms of separating the leading hopes in the 152nd running of The Great Race at Flemington tomorrow. More >>

The Race That Stops TWO Nations – the Melbourne Cup

Thursday, 1 November 2012, 11:34 am | TAB

Melbourne Cup 2012 The Race That Stops TWO Nations – the Melbourne Cup – will be run this Tuesday at 5pm NZT. The first Tuesday in November is the big day on the Australasian racing calendar and this year’s 152nd running of the Great Race will ... More >>

Phoenix need results on the road to be champions

Friday, 21 September 2012, 3:30 pm | TAB

Winning on the road will again be key to the Wellington Phoenix’s hopes of winning their first-ever Hyundai A-League football championship title, says the TAB. The Phoenix have been listed an $11 shot by the TAB to win the 2013 championship, with ... More >>

Wainuiomata punters make splash with big pools win

Monday, 3 September 2012, 3:31 pm | TAB

A group of Wainuiomata punters have a couple of canny mates to thank after they grabbed a big share of the TAB’s $500,000 rugby and rugby league pools at the weekend. More >>

London tipped to be New Zealand’s golden Games

Tuesday, 24 July 2012, 1:33 pm | TAB

New Zealand sports bosses are targeting 10 medals of any colour at the 2012 Games but there are plenty of punters with the TAB who reckon at least half that number will be gold. More >>

World of live sport now online with TAB Watch&Bet

Friday, 18 May 2012, 11:11 am | TAB

Sports fans rejoice – a vast range of world sport is now available online for free via the TAB’s new live sport streaming service, TAB Watch&Bet. TAB Watch&Bet will offer up to 8500 sports events a year shown live on www.tab.co.nz . More >>

Thoroughbreds Turbo-charged; Head-to-Head option launched

Wednesday, 18 April 2012, 5:03 pm | TAB

The TAB’s popular new Turbo Quaddie comes to domestic thoroughbred racing for the first time this Saturday. With four races run within 35 minutes across three thoroughbred race meetings, the Turbo Quaddie offers punters a rapid-fire shot at a big collect ... More >>

Kiwi thoroughbreds to kickstart Mondays

Thursday, 1 March 2012, 1:36 pm | TAB

Thoroughbred racing fans will be able to kickstart their week when New Zealand thoroughbred racing moves to regular Monday domestic meetings from March 5. More >>

TAB backs fight against prostate cancer

Thursday, 8 December 2011, 2:57 pm | TAB

The TAB is in the corner of the Prostate Cancer Foundation of New Zealand in its fight against a disease that affects thousands of Kiwi men every year. PCFNZ has received the TAB’s $10,000 profit from wagering on last weekend’s Fight for Life ... More >>

RWC a record-breaker for TAB

Tuesday, 25 October 2011, 2:15 pm | TAB

RWC a record-breaker for TAB Wagering on the Rugby World Cup 2011 tournament has smashed records for the TAB, with total turnover exceeding $30 million. Punters spent $30.2 million during the tournament, making RWC 2011 the TAB’s biggest ever betting ... More >>

Punters’ pride in Warriors

Monday, 3 October 2011, 1:36 pm | TAB

The New Zealand Warriors may have lost the National Rugby League Grand Final but they can lay claim to an achievement of another kind – being part of the TAB’s third biggest sports betting event ever. Punters showed their national pride by betting ... More >>

Triple treat for proud Kiwi punters

Tuesday, 27 September 2011, 4:14 pm | TAB

KIWI punters have extra reason to get excited this weekend, with the TAB offering a special combo-bet on New Zealand contenders in three big sports events. The TAB’s Kiwi Triple Treat pits the New Zealand Warriors, the All Blacks and champion galloper ... More >>

Punters rejoice as Heartland Championship gives TAB headache

Monday, 8 August 2011, 2:21 pm | TAB

The first round of the 2011 Heartland Championship has given the TAB a headache with 4 out of 6 outsiders claiming victory. Normally the bookies would welcome such a result but with a number of punters jumping on high-priced outsiders Buller, Thames ... More >>

TAB Tips Tua to Take Down Barrett

Tuesday, 19 July 2011, 12:39 pm | TAB

Boxer David Tua will need to take down Monte Barrett or hang up the gloves - speculates TAB - of the Tua V Barrett clash on 13 August at TelstraClear Pacific Events Centre, Manukau, Auckland. More >>

Punters flock to back Michael Campbell at 2011 US Open

Wednesday, 15 June 2011, 2:06 pm | TAB

Tiger Woods is out and the field is wide-open, but punters have surprised the TAB by only showing interest in Michael Campbell in the 2011 US Open. Campbell, the 2005 US Open Champion, has struggled to find form in 2011 but that has not dampened interest ... More >>

   

 

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