Racing fans country wide have gone into meltdown after the sacking of media personality of Samuel Hyland from racing.com’s coverage.
Hyland took to twitter last night to thank his fans and announce that he would not be required on Racing.com’s media coverage anymore.
— Samuel Hyland (@HylandSamuel) August 22, 2017
The response from Australian racing fans was massive with some of the biggest media personalities, jockeys and trainers expressing their disappointment.
Slowly destroying our premium product.. Very disappointing to see.. Your interviews always lightened things up.. Will certainly be missed.
— Damian Lane (@LaneDamian) August 22, 2017
Great shame Sam! All the best
— Archie Alexander (@archi3alexander) August 22, 2017
You brought a lot to our sport,”Catts” has got know eye deer……..,scary for us participants
— Mathew Ellerton (@EllertonMathew) August 22, 2017
— Steven Pateman (@PatemanRacing) August 22, 2017
Hyland’s input was focused on post race interviews and comments from jockeys which by the response were much liked and wanted by viewers.
Our response to the news:
We hope to see Sam on our screens soon.
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