In what has been labelled an historic day for NSW racing, the New South Wales government has welcomed an announcement from the Sydney Turf Club (STC) and the Australian Jockey Club (AJC) advising their support for a merger - partly funded by Australian wagering giant Tabcorp buying out Racing NSW’s share of Trackside, a betting game recently reclassified from a gaming product to a wagering product.

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