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‘Bookies hate it but I won’t stop using drones at race meetings’

:: Irish businessman’s airborne camera a hit with fans of in-play gambling

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“I know the law and there’s nothing illegal in what I’m doing,' says Mick McCool

“I know the law and there’s nothing illegal in what I’m doing,' says Mick McCool

“I know the law and there’s nothing illegal in what I’m doing,' says Mick McCool

A Northern Ireland businessman who has infuriated the horse-racing world by using high-tech drones at meetings has said he has no intention of stopping the controversial practice.

Michael ‘Mick’ McCool’s airborne cameras allow him to get a short time advantage over punters watching TV ­coverage of the races online.


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