IF READERS’ comments are any guide few greyhound participants (meaning trainers) are happy with their grading system. It doesn’t matter which one you are talking about, it’s no good. More than that, state authorities and raceclubs must have the same …Read More..
THE stage is set for a superb showdown between some of the sport’s most sensational stars, with the running of the Group 1 Golden Easter Egg this Saturday night at Wentworth Park. After three rounds of gruelling competition, just eight …Read More..
THERE is a stack of excellent chasing action around the nation tonight including 10 terrific races at Albion Park in Queensland. The standout event is race number eight, the Winged Runner trophy over the 520-metre trip, featuring talented greyhounds such …Read More..
THE main night of racing in South Australia will see an 11-race card held at Angle Park tonight, featuring some of the best chasers from around the state. We think we have found you plenty of winners, so why not …Read More..
WE HAVE a busy weekend of racing ahead, with all of the action commencing at Sandown Park tonight with the running of the Group 2 Launching Pad final over 515-metres. The $140,000-to-the-winner race has attracted a quality line-up of youngsters …Read More..
THE 2015 Group 2 Launching Pad will be run at Sandown Park on Thursday night for the first year since the Melbourne-based greyhound club introduced a new concept for the series. This year, to enter the Launching Pad, you had …Read More..
THE Golden Easter Egg final features the winners of this year’s Group 1 National Derby (Fernando Bale) and National Futurity (Zipping Midge), in what is perhaps a fitting tribute to having those two long-standing age classics return to headquarters after …Read More..
AN INVESTIGATION has been launched by the RSPCA and police after no less than 55 decomposing greyhound bodies were found in bushland in the south-east of Queensland, near Bundaberg, earlier this week. RSPCA Bundaberg received the initial tip off of …Read More..
CROWNBET is giving readers of Australian Racing Greyhound the opportunity to claim up to $650 in free bets. In an exclusive deal struck with the newly formed bookmaker, that is basically the reincarnated BetEasy with the clout of Crown Resorts …Read More..
VICTORIAN trainer Simon Green has avoided any penalty after allegedly shooting two of his greyhounds, Spanish Cloud and Spanish Berry, in or around July 2014. It was reported Green made an admission to a member of Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) …Read More..
GREYHOUND Racing Victoria (GRV) has announced they have recommenced the three year disqualification handed down to former champion trainer Graeme Bate following an investigation into an alleged breach of Greyhounds Australasia Rule (GAR) 99 (3) (g) which found he did …Read More..
WE HAVE a massive week of racing ahead with three tracks holding Group races over the next three nights. To ensure you have plenty of cash in your betting accounts prior to the big features kicking-off around the country, we …Read More..
FORMER NSW Steward Debbie Coleman will be aiming to secure her first victory at the elite level as a trainer when Recruitment contests this Saturday night’s Group 1 Golden Easter Egg final at Wentworth Park. The son of Cosmic Rumble …Read More..
THIS year marks the 50th anniversary of the Association Cup, the race inaugurated in 1965 and run over the-then 800 yards on the testing grass stretches of Harold Park and which still ranks as one of the premier staying events …Read More..
WITH the 26th running of the Golden Easter Egg set down for this Saturday night, I thought it worth looking back at the breeding lines of the winners of the great race to see how much influence previous winners, and …Read More..
THE first trainer inquiry into alleged live-baiting activity in NSW was adjourned on Monday while Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) considers whether or not they should lay charges against registered person Zeke Kadir. Kadir was represented at his inquiry by Paul …Read More..
HOBBY trainer Darren Beasley has been left heartbroken after his star greyhound Hostile suffered what is likely to be a career-ending injury on Saturday night at Wentworth Park, just seconds after qualifying for the Group 1 Golden Easter Egg final. …Read More..
WE ARE indebted to Robert Gottleibsen in The Australian (27 March) for a suggestion that could be worth millions for the racing industry. It comes (again) from the Sage of Omaha, Warren Buffet, who has an international reputation for profitable …Read More..
FAVOURITE backers had a rough time at the office at Ipswich on Saturday, with a night of upsets in the semi-finals of the Group 2 Ipswich Auction series. The first semi saw the in-form Whata Nice Size start the heavily …Read More..
TEAM Dailly conquered at Wentworth Park on Saturday night, claiming three of the four semi-finals of the Group 1 Golden Easter Egg over 520-metres. The powerful Victorian kennel had Dyna Nico (box four) engaged in the first semi after gaining …Read More..
THREE of Australia’s best stayers will do battle in the Group 1 Association Cup final next Saturday night after three heats of the $75,000-to-the-winner race were run and won at Wentworth Park on Saturday night. The first heat was an …Read More..
WHILE most of the greyhound racing action will centre around Wentworth Park tonight for the Golden Easter Egg Carnival, there is still a terrific card of racing being run at The Meadows. Best Bet: Race 4: Lunar Eclipse with William …Read More..
GREYHOUND Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) announced on Friday that the inquiries surrounding suspended participants who are alleged to have been involved in the practice of live baiting will commence next week. The first to face the stewards is Zeke …Read More..
A HUGE night of racing awaits at Wentworth Park with four semi-finals of the 2015 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg and three heats of the Group 1 Association Cup over 720-metres. Lets get into our preview for the meeting and …Read More..
THE 2015 Group 3 New Sensation final is shaping up as arguably the best edition of the race in its short history after three thrilling semi-finals were held at Wentworth Park on Friday night. The first heat saw the …Read More..
IT WAS a case of de ja vu at Wentworth Park on Friday night, as last Sunday’s fastest Group 3 Magic Maiden heat qualifier, Kihael Kaluna, clocked a sizzling 29.75 in taking out his semi-final of the $25,000-to-the-winner feature, one …Read More..
ONE sentence tells all. On Tuesday in Brisbane, Michael Byrne, Chairman of the Queensland Greyhound Racing Board, and Darren Condon, CEO of Racing Queensland, conducted a formal meeting with a large number of greyhound people. The aim was to bring …Read More..
FOUR semi-finals of the 2015 Group 2 Ipswich Auction series will be run on Saturday night over the 520-metre trip. First at second from each semi-final will progress through to the $40,000-to-the-winner feature which will be conducted on Saturday April …Read More..
SPACE Star will be aiming to bounce back to his brilliant best on Saturday night when he contests the third and final heat of the $75,000-to-the-winner Group 1 Association Cup (720-metres) at Wentworth Park. Trained by Robert Britton, the son …Read More..
WITH a massive couple of nights of racing commencing at Wentworth Park tonight with the continuation of the Golden Easter Egg carnival, it is easy to forget that there is still some terrific chasing action in other parts of the …Read More..