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 New Zealand Gallops News 
Tuesday, May 02 2017

The continuing problems with the New Zealand TAB website had it crashed for over an hour on Saturday, an embarrassing on-going issue for the New Zealand Racing Board.

The persistent troubles with the website crashing was highlighted during last year’s Melbourne Cup race-day, although Saturday’s meetings were low-key.

A fortnight after NZRB CEO John Allen commented in the increased stakes will be part-funded by doubling the amount of active account holders, this was a humiliating incident.

The presenters for NZRB racing network – Trackside, also failed to inform viewers of the problems with the website.

Further inquiries by produced the following brief statement today from NZRB’s Manager of Media and Corporate Communications Kate Gourdie: “We are declining the opportunity to comment.” Gourdie said.

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