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The Baron’s Daily Tips – Canberra, Melton, Bendigo & NRL – 13/06/14

Racing today is from Muswellbrook, Geelong Synthetic, Doomben and Canberra. It is to the nation’s capital where The Baron heads to back Windrunner (Race 3). The three-year-old filly is potentially a very smart galloper and should be winning this moderate affair.… Continue Reading »

NRL R13 Preview: Raiders v Broncos

NRL R13 Preview: Raiders v Broncos  

Canberra Raiders v Brisbane Broncos
7pm, Monday, June 9
Canberra Stadium

Round 13 wraps up with the lowly Canberra Raiders hosting the Brisbane Broncos. The Raiders have lost the tug of war for nearly every player they were chasing while the Broncos are mired deep in a salary cap scandal that looks like it will get worse before it gets better.… Continue Reading »

NRL R11 Preview: Raiders v Cowboys

NRL R11 Preview: Raiders v Cowboys

Canberra Raiders v North Queensland Cowboys
3pm, Sunday, May 25
Canberra Stadium

The season is slowly slipping away from the Canberra Raiders but they get their chance to smooth the waters with a home clash against a North Queensland side decimated by Origin selection and injury.… Continue Reading »

NRL R4 Preview: Rabbitohs v Raiders

South Sydney Rabbitohs v Canberra Raiders
2pm, Sunday, March 30
ANZ Stadium

The latest South Sydney v Canberra odds

South Sydney have struggled over the last few weeks and need a dominant win to get their season back on track. Canberra enter this off an embarrassing home loss and know their season will start slipping away if they cannot build some momentum.… Continue Reading »

R3 NRL Preview: Raiders v Titans

Canberra Raiders v Gold Coast Titans
6.30pm, Sunday, March 23
Canberra Stadium

The latest Canberra v Gold Coast odds

Canberra and the Gold Coast will both try to put themselves in the top half of the table with a win in this important clash for both sides.… Continue Reading »

NRL R16 Preview: Rabbitohs v Raiders

South Sydney v Canberra
7.45pm, Friday, June 28
ANZ Stadium

The minor premiership is the Rabbitohs’ to lose, having opened up a three-point lead on the Storm with their win over the Eels last week. And they don’t look like letting up.… Continue Reading »

NRL R10 Preview: Sharks v Raiders

Cronulla v Canberra
2.00pm, Sunday, May 19
Shark Park

The Sharks have endured a tough time in 2013 but will be looking to give their home crowd something to crow about after some good recent away form. The Raiders have been sizzling over the last fortnight but want to affirm their title credentials with another big road win against the team they eliminated from last year’s finals.… Continue Reading »


Momentum is everything in finals footy and Canberra have it in spades heading into their clash with Souths. The Baron believes Canberra will have too much fire-power for Souths but is taking the 7.5 point start at $1.91 as insurance.

Last week, Souths were taught a lesson in finals football by Melbourne, and have lost centre Matt King for the remainder of the season with a broken arm, while Canberra proved too strong for Cronulla.… Continue Reading »


Manly 1.91 v Nth Qld 1.91
There is a real self-belief about this Cowboys team, but they will need it against Manly, which has won six of the past eight head to heads. The Cowboys were flattered against Brisbane last week, with the Broncos making 16 errors.… Continue Reading »


Canberra has won nine of the past 10 against St George-Illawarra, including the last six, has not lost to the Dragons in Canberra since 2000, yet finds itself outsider in today’s match. That’s just fine by The Baron, who is backing them with the 4-point start.… Continue Reading »