PROMINENT WA conditioner Steve Shinners will be taking on the role of spectator tonight when Zipping Bella lines up in the Group 1 Galaxy (715m) at Cannington. Shinners half owns the daughter of Dyna Tron and Cho Chang, $17 with …Read More..
THE 14 Warrnambool Classic heats have been run and won – some in very quick time (Sausage Sizzle 24.93 and One For Me 24.94). Betting turnover was average in NSW for these time slots but punting success would have been …Read More..
WESTERN Australia will steal the greyhound racing spotlight on Saturday night with the running of the Group 1 Perth Cup and the Group 1 Galaxy at Cannington, and now Sportsbet.com.au are giving punters the chance to win big with an …Read More..
SEEKING Justice is all the rage to take out this Saturday’s Group 1 Galaxy at Cannington after a stunning debut over the track and trip last weekend. Lining up for his first start for WA mentor Keith Harding, the son …Read More..
THE biggest race on the WA greyhound racing calendar will be run this Saturday night, with the Perth Cup to take centre stage at the brand new Cannington track. Despite the track only being open weeks prior to the series, …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending December 17, 2015 starts with two litters registered by Churchable breeder, Casey Dargusch, with a total of 16 pups. The first of the two litters …Read More..
FRANCE Soir has upstaged some of his more fancied rivals to score a determined victory in the Group 2 Queensland Derby (520m) at Albion Park on Thursday night. The black dog began fairly from box two and was outpaced by …Read More..
FOURTEEN heats have been run and won of the Group 2 Warrnambool Classic over the past two days, with a number of greyhounds bursting into the spotlight as leading contenders for the $75,000 to the winner final on May 4. …Read More..
THE voice of Western Australian greyhound racing, Peter O’Neill, will pick up the binoculars and microphone to call his 10th Group 1 Perth Cup at Cannington on Saturday night. The 47-year-old has a burning passion for for the sport shared …Read More..
UNABLE to find my usual Horsham fields this Tuesday I suddenly realised that Warrnambool had taken over to run their annual picnic race meetings, titled the Warrnambool Classic, spread over 14 heats on Tuesday and Wednesday with semis and final …Read More..
A LAST minute decision by WA trainer Tim Mullany and some of his owners to buy a greyhound from Tasmania could earn the group a massive $140,000 if Lorus Time can salute in Saturday night’s Group 1 Perth Cup (520m) …Read More..
VICTORIAN trainer David Burnett is hoping his talented sprinter My Silver Chisel can upstage some of the Sunshine State’s best young males when he contests the Group 2 Queensland Derby (520m) at Albion Park this Thursday night. The son of …Read More..
DOGS are not as strong as we hope they might be. Or most of them anyway. While there is unshakeable evidence that over-racing does not work out for stayers (see umpteen previous articles on this topic) we are now seeing …Read More..
BRAD Hill Billy stamped himself as the greyhound to beat in this Sunday’s Dubbo Gold Cup (516m) final with stunning track record run in his heat on Monday night. Stepping from box five in the second of four heats, the …Read More..
FOURTEEN heats of the Group 2 Warrnambool Classic (450m) are scheduled to be run across Tuesday (12) and Wednesday (2) this week, with a stack of talent engaged throughout the 2016 series. Aeroplane Bob is the $8 favourite with Bet365’s …Read More..
ON Sunday Racing Queensland (RQ) Stewards conducted an inquiry into the circumstances surrounding the death of the greyhound Gold Plated, a winner of three races from 33 starts, at the Bouldercombe property of her trainer, Andrew Johnson. On March 1, …Read More..
SEEKING Justice will be aiming to secure his first win at the highest level after winning his heat of the Group 1 Galaxy (720m) on Saturday night at Cannington. Stepping fairly from box five, the brindle dog was able to …Read More..
VICTORIAN powerhouse Blazin’ Bomber is the fastest qualifier heading into the 2016 Group 1 Perth Cup (520m) after a dominant 29.85 heat performance at Cannington on Saturday night. Starting from box three, the black dog was able to muster pace …Read More..
RACING Minister Troy Grant, who doubles as Justice and Police Minister, is under strong attack from a normally conservative group, the NSW Bar Association, for introducing a bill related to crime prevention that the Association claims will “restrict a person’s …Read More..
MEGSIE Marble stamped herself as one of the most promising pups in NSW with a stunning victory in Saturday night’s Group 3 Nowra Summer Puppy Classic. Starting from box three in the $25,000 to the winner event, the daughter of …Read More..
MEGSIE Marble is the short priced favourite to take out Saturday’s Group 3 Nowra Summer Puppy Classic after two slashing performances in her heat and semi-final respectively. The daughter of High Earner and Secret Marble came into the series with …Read More..
ANYBODY looking through the form for the Sandown meeting on Thursday night (April 14) might have noticed two greyhounds drawn to compete who, between them, recently joined a select band of performers to have won at their 100th race start. …Read More..
FABREGAL created history on Thursday night when she became the first South Australian-trained greyhound to take out the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity (520m) at Albion Park. Starting from box one in the $47,250 to the winner feature, the black …Read More..
THE nation’s best stayers will be shooting for stardom on Saturday night, with four heats of the lucrative Group 1 Galaxy (715m) set to be run at Cannington. Worth $80,000 to the winner, Lioness Lulu is the $7.50 favourite to …Read More..
GREYHOUND Racing NSW is to be congratulated on the energy it is putting into smartening up administration of the industry following some dubious incidents in recent years. However, its latest effort to ensure greater discipline from both participants and “persons” …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending December, 2015 starts with two litters by the beautifully bred, dual group 2 winner and outstanding stud prospect, Awesome Project (March 2011 Collision x Honour …Read More..
MY Silver Chisel will start as the favourite in next week’s Group 2 Queensland Derby (520m) after a dominant heat display at Albion Park on Thursday night. Despite being drawn awkwardly in box six, the son of Magic Sprite and …Read More..
THE Group racing spotlight will shine on Western Australia on Saturday night with eight heats of the Group 1 Perth Cup (520m). It is the first running of WA’s most prestigious event on the newly opened Cannington circuit, with a …Read More..
SOUTH Australian raider Fabregal has taken out the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity at Albion Park, fighting out a tough finish to score an emphatic victory on Thursday night. Trained by Robyn Mackellar, the daughter of Fabregas and Allinga Aye …Read More..
SODA Man will be out to give young training duo Correy Grenfell and Samantha Ferguson their first group 1 finalist when he contests a heat of the prestigious Perth Cup (520m) at Cannington on Saturday night. The son of Fabregas …Read More..