PROMISING youngster No Donuts will contest his first Group race at just his seventh career start when he lines up in Friday nights Group 2 Richmond Derby final for Londonderry trainer Johannes Vanderburg and owner Brad Canty. The son of …Read More..
RICHMOND will host the next leg of the Thank Dog It’s Friday series tomorrow, with the final of the Group 2 Richmond Derby to be run and won over 535 metres. First introduced in 1974 for male dogs only, this …Read More..
INTERIM CEO of Greyhound Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) Paul Newson held a forum for greyhound racing participants at Cessnock Showground on Sunday. The meeting provided an update on GRNSW’s response to animal welfare and integrity concerns following on …Read More..
CRANEBROOK trainer Melinda Finn had a memorable evening at Richmond on Friday night, saluting in two of the four Group 2 Richmond Derby heats conducted over 535m. Finn and her team returned to the Richmond circuit after a trip to …Read More..
LEADING breeder and owner Greg Board is shocked at the decision by Greyhound Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) to suspend two of his promising pups in the wake of the controversial live-baiting scandal. Board, who is the owner of …Read More..
DESPITE NSW Racing Minister Troy Grant announcing the board and CEO of Greyhound Racing NSW had stood down overnight, Greens NSW MP and racing spokesperson John Kaye has called for an immediate suspension of all greyhound racing. Kaye welcomed Grant’s …Read More..
The Richmond Cannonball is a race yearned by all trainers with short-course sprinters, as the final carries an enticing winner’s purse of $5,000. Four heats were conducted on Saturday night over the 400m journey, with I’m Pedro securing time honours …Read More..
THE Jason Mackay-trained Zipping Midge scored an ultra-impressive victory in Saturday night’s Group 1 National Futurity final, saluting at double-figure odds for her Hunter Valley mentor. Beginning swiftly from box six, the daughter of Fabregas and Zipping Jewel crossed to …Read More..
THE 2015 Group 1 National Futurity will feature eight sensational females in a sub-30-second battle for the $75,000 winner’s cheque on Saturday night. Last year’s race went to long shot Rue De Kahn for Dean Swain, who will be looking …Read More..
AFTER a gruelling three-week series, Wentworth Park will host an epic conclusion to the Group One National Derby final tomorrow night. Last month 48 greyhounds stepped onto the metropolitan circuit, hoping to book a place in this week’s $75,000 to …Read More..
JEFF Britton is hoping for a night to remember on Saturday with runners in two Group 1 races on opposite sides of the country. The Victorian conditioner has Star Recall in box one in the Perth Cup final at Cannington, …Read More..
FREAKISH New South Wales sprinter Bad Boy Sniper turned heads, after a sizzling 29.43 performance last Saturday in taking out a semi-final of the Group One National Derby. Exiting from box four, the son of Dyna Tron and Isseymiyake was …Read More..
ANDREA Dailly’s star bitches Kerrigan Bale and Spring Leaf were at their brilliant best at Wentworth Park on Saturday night in winning their semi-finals of the Group 1 National Futurity. The first semi was all about Kerrigan Bale with …Read More..
VINEYARD trainer Dean Swain went into the 2014 Group 1 Futurity series with an underdog and came out victorious when Rue De Kahn scored a thrilling victory, giving the father of three his first win at the highest level. …Read More..
ASTUTE Sydney trainer Anthony Azzopardi will head to Wentworth Park tomorrow night with Topper Road, his sole representative in the Group One National Derby semi-finals. After returning to the metropolitan circuit for the first time this year in last Saturday …Read More..
TALENTED Victorian Kerrigan Bale was the fastest qualifier from Friday night’s Group 1 National Futurity heats at Wentworth Park, clocking a hot 29.81 over 520 metres. Her trainer, Andrea Dailly, also had the second-fastest qualifier in Spring Leaf (29.91), while …Read More..
CHRIS Nutt is hopeful his highly promising Jingjing can handle the leap in class when she contests Friday’s heats of the Group One National Futurity at Wentworth Park. The pint-sized rocket has had just six starts for five wins and …Read More..
LEVIATHAN owner-breeder Paul Wheeler believes we still may not have seen the best of his superstar sprinter Dyna Villa after the black chaser’s dominant victory in the Group One Paws of Thunder at Wentworth Park. The win took the reigning …Read More..
Dyna Villa has proven once and for all he is a genuine star of the sport, taking out the 2015 Group One Paws of Thunder at Wentworth Park. Stepping cleanly from box eight, the sleek black speed machine quickly found …Read More..
Some of the best greyhounds in the nation have ventured to Wentworth Park for the Group One Paws of Thunder series in pursuit of the $100,000 first prize. The final will be run on Saturday night and, although many stars …Read More..
THE final of the Group Two Summer Distance Plate will be run and won this Saturday night at Wentworth Park, with some outstanding staying greyhounds engaged. Robert Britton’s Space Star has been made the $1.40 favourite, after a sensational performance …Read More..
Victorian mentor Robert Britton has had plenty of reasons to smile this week in the lead-up to Saturday night’s Group Two Summer Plate final, after Space Star dominated a star-studded heat last week in a best-of-the-night 42.20. Stepping well from …Read More..
TEAM Dailly took out four Group races in 2014 and the powerful Victorian kennel looks primed to start the new year in dominant fashion with three genuine contenders in Saturday night’s Group One Paws of Thunder at Wentworth Park. Andrea, …Read More..
Final Bell shocked plenty of people when he scored an emphatic victory at Wentworth Park on Monday night, none more so than his co-trainer, Brad Barnes. Beginning flawlessly from box three at $25.10, Final Bell posted a slick 5.39 first …Read More..
FORMER NSW chaser Space Star made a successful return to Wentworth Park on Saturday night, taking out a heat of the Group Two Summer Distance Plate, producing a brilliant display from box eight. After stepping well from the outside alley, …Read More..
TRAINER Jason Mackay has Megan Keeping humming, with the black bitch setting the time standard going into the New Year’s Gift final at Maitland on Thursday (January 8). She won the first of four heats in an impressive 22.31 seconds …Read More..
GOSFORD greyhound track is the place to be this Friday night, with the running of the Woy Woy Poultry Gold Cup Final, with successful connections set to receive $40,000 in prize money. Last year’s event was taken out by Awesome …Read More..
GROUP One National Futurity winner Rue De Kahn is flying under the radar this week, as she prepares to step out in her fifth group race final in the past twelve months. Her Vineyard trainer Dean Swain was elated with …Read More..
Londonderry trainer Kristy Sultana had a memorable evening at Gosford last night, winning two of the four heats of the Group Two Gosford Gold Cup and now has a double shot at next Friday’s $40,000 to the winner final. Victorian …Read More..
Four star studded heats of the Group Two Woy Woy Poultry Gosford Gold Cup will be run and won this Friday night over 515m, with thirty two greyhounds vying for a chance to qualify for next week’s $40,000 to the …Read More..