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Pop The Cork set to go bang in 2015 Listed Flying Amy Classic

Pop The Cork set to go bang in 2015 Listed Flying Amy Classic

BOOM youngster Pop The Cork looms as the dog to beat in Thursday night’s Listed Flying Amy Classic at Albion Park after a near record 29.59 win in his heat last week. Trained by Peter Ruetschi, Pop The Cork, $1.65 …Read More..


Brett’s dynamic duo shine in Group 1 Albion Park Gold Cup heats

Brett’s dynamic duo shine in Group 1 Albion Park Gold Cup heats

TOP Queensland trainer Tony Brett had a terrific time at Albion Park on Thursday night, qualifying two runners through to next week’s Group 1 Gold Cup final over 710-metres including Tuavasa Shek ($3.20) which clocked a flying 41.73 in heat …Read More..


Greyhound Racing Australia-wide needs to go it alone

Greyhound Racing Australia-wide needs to go it alone

WELL, if ever greyhound racing in this country needed to be told where it sits in the minds of its greatest opponents, that confirmation came in stark reality with the comment made by NSW thoroughbred chief Peter V’Landy’s following the …Read More..


Tony Brett’s duo ready to rock on Group 1 Gold Cup heat night

Tony Brett’s duo ready to rock on Group 1 Gold Cup heat night

WITH the absence of staying champions Space Star and Sweet It Is, the door has been left wide open for trainers contesting heats of the Group 1 Macro Meats Gold Cup at Albion Park on Thursday night. Astute Grandchester mentor …Read More..


Report from QLD Commission of Inquiry set to cause big changes

Report from QLD Commission of Inquiry set to cause big changes

AN ALMOST terminal blow. That is how the final report from the Queensland Greyhound Racing Industry Commission of Inquiry has described the impact of the live baiting scandal on a decimated greyhound racing industry. The report, handed down by Alan …Read More..


Editorial calling for Racing Queensland resignations spot on

Editorial calling for Racing Queensland resignations spot on

ON APRIL 26 the editorial in the Brisbane–based Sunday Mail newspaper was short and sweet and straight to the point. Headlined ‘Boards Should Resign’, it began, ‘It’s time for members of Queensland’s All Codes racing board and the individual thoroughbred, …Read More..


A new look, but the same old problems for RQ website

A new look, but the same old problems for RQ website

IN THEIR 1971 release ‘Won’t Get Fooled Again’, the British band The Who ended the song with the lines ‘Meet the new boss, same as the old boss’. Well, Racing Queensland officially launched a ‘new’ website on April 20 with …Read More..


Dyna Villa’s dominates in Group 2 Queensland Derby final

Dyna Villa’s dominates in Group 2 Queensland Derby final

VICTORIAN superstar sprinter Dyna Villa scored the third Group win of his career at Albion Park on Thursday night, blowing his rivals away in the final of the Group 2 Queensland Derby. Stepping beautifully from box two, the Jenny Hunt-trained …Read More..


Dyna Villa dazzles in 2015 Group 2 Queensland Derby heats

Dyna Villa dazzles in 2015 Group 2 Queensland Derby heats

DYNA Villa looms as the greyhound to beat in next week’s $40,000-to-the-winner Group 2 Queensland Derby after its emphatic 29.68 heat performance on Thursday night. Stepping flawlessly from box one, the son of Collision and Roxio Bale rolled straight to the …Read More..


Over Here Successful In Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity Final

Over Here Successful In Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity Final

A RACE named in honour of the 2004 Queensland greyhound of the year, the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity carried a new winner’s purse of $48,475 on Thursday night at Albion Park. Over Here started as the $2.30 favourite for …Read More..


Team Ruetschi firing ahead of QLD Derby and Futurity series

Team Ruetschi firing ahead of QLD Derby and Futurity series

FEW trainers are in as good a form as Peter Ruetschi at the moment, and the Patrick Estate-based mentor will be aiming to extend his hot run with five runners engaged in Thursday night’s Group 2 Queensland Derby heats at …Read More..


Banned QLD trainer Tom Noble refused bail

Banned QLD trainer Tom Noble refused bail

BANNED former greyhound trainer Tom Noble has been refused bail after it has been alleged that he intimidated a witness who appeared in the Ipswich Magistrates Court on Wednesday, providing another shocking turn of events in the live-baiting scandal which …Read More..


Over Here Sets The Standard In Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity Heats

Over Here Sets The Standard In Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity Heats

FOUR heats of the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity, open to female greyhounds, were conducted at Albion Park on Thursday night, with Peter Ruetschi’s Over Here the only greyhound to break the 30-second barrier. Jumping from box four in heat …Read More..


Two charged after greyhound carcasses found

Two charged after greyhound carcasses found

TWO people have been arrested and charged in Bundaberg, Queensland, after the shocking discovery of 55 greyhound carcasses in bushland earlier this week. A 71-year-old man has been charged with the unlawful possession of a firearm and a 64-year-old-woman, who …Read More..


Upsets galore in 2015 Ipswich Auction semi-finals

Upsets galore in 2015 Ipswich Auction semi-finals

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..


Racing Queensland suspends a further 23 trainers

Racing Queensland suspends a further 23 trainers

A FURTHER 23 registered Queensland participants have now been suspended following on from the live-baiting scandal which has gripped the entire greyhound racing industry. The unnamed trainers have been stood down as part of Racing Queensland’s ongoing investigation into the …Read More..


Reg Kay among five Queensland trainers warned off for life

Reg Kay among five Queensland trainers warned off for life

FIVE Queensland greyhound trainers were warned off for life at a dramatic Monday afternoon board meeting of the Queensland All Codes Racing Industry. One more case has been adjourned and another has been referred back to Racing Queensland Stewards. In …Read More..


Racing Queensland forces girls off the track

Sarah Johnson and Christina Harman have been completely removed from the 'Girls on Track' promotional image

IN SEPTEMBER 2013, Racing Queensland launched a new marketing campaign titled ‘We Run As One’ which was aimed at developing sense of positivity and unison between the three racing codes, but it now appears that you can only be a …Read More..


2015 Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden tips & betting preview

2015 Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden tips & betting preview

THE 2015 Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden will be run and won on Saturday night and there is a quality field of eight greyhounds vying for the $40,000 winner’s purse. After the withdrawal of boom youngster Pop The Cork …Read More..


Pop The Cork sets the pace in Vince Curry Memorial semi-final

Pop The Cork sets the pace in Vince Curry Memorial semi-final

REG KAY looks to have another star on his hands after Pop The Cork scored an emphatic victory in a semi-final of the Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden series at Ipswich. 

Stepping swiftly from box seven in the first …Read More..


Queensland legend Reg Kay denies involvement in live-baiting raid

Queensland legend Reg Kay denies involvement in live-baiting raid

LEGENDARY trainer Reg Kay has confirmed to Australian Racing Greyhound that he has not been suspended, despite speculation he was one of the seven participants caught during the live-baiting RSPCA raids in Queensland this week. 

 The RSPCA and Queensland …Read More..


2015 Group 3 Big Dog Cup final tips & betting preview

2015 Group 3 Big Dog Cup final tips & betting preview

THE Group 3 Big Dog Cup final promises to be a keenly contested race, with three Victorian raiders attempting to steal the spoils from a quality local contingent. The only finalist with previous group success is the Stephen Whyte-trained Clash …Read More..


David Raines Fines $1500 For Positive Swab

David Raines Fines $1500 For Positive Swab

Offence: GAR 83(2)(a): The owner, trainer or person in charge of a greyhound nominated to compete in an event shall present the greyhound free of a prohibited substance. Report: Racing Queensland (RQ) Stewards today conducted an Inquiry into the analyst’s …Read More..


Christmas Comes Early For Kel And Keybow

Christmas Comes Early For Kel And Keybow

Less than 24 hours after star chaser Keybow won the Group One Brisbane Cup at Albion Park, his Hunter Valley based owner Kel Lean was already driving back down to Sydney to start work. The father of four flew back …Read More..


Keybow Unlocks Top Honours In The Group One Brisbane Cup

Keybow Unlocks Top Honours In The Group One Brisbane Cup

Keybow (7) has finally cracked his second Group One victory following a tenacious performance in tonight’s Brisbane Cup at Albion Park. Stepping a touch slow from box seven, the son of Take The Kitty and Key Exit was given a …Read More..


175,000 Reasons For Exhibitionist To Take Out The Brisbane Cup

175,000 Reasons For Exhibitionist To Take Out The Brisbane Cup

There is 175,000 reasons why Darryl Chapman is hoping his brilliant speedster Exhibitionist can take out tonight’s Group One Brisbane Cup final at Albion Park. If she were to score not only would she claim the $75,000 winner’s cheque, but …Read More..


2014 Group One Brisbane Cup Final Preview

2014 Group One Brisbane Cup Final Preview

The 2014 Brisbane Cup looms as a terrific final with eight supremely talented chasers all looking to secure the riches. Four locals will take on four interstate contenders where the winner will walk away $75,000 richer. The race is set …Read More..


Glenn Carlyle Fined For Heptaminol Positive

Glenn Carlyle Fined For Heptaminol Positive

Offence: GAR 83(2)(a): The owner, trainer or person in charge of a greyhound nominated to compete in an event shall present the greyhound free of a prohibited substance. Report: Racing Queensland (RQ) Stewards today conducted an Inquiry into the analyst’s …Read More..


Kevin Macintosh Fined For Naproxen Positive

Kevin Macintosh Fined For Naproxen Positive

Offence: GAR 83 (2)(a): The owner, trainer or person in charge of a greyhound nominated to compete in an event shall present the greyhound free of a prohibited substance. Report: Racing Queensland (RQ) Stewards today conducted an Inquiry into the …Read More..


Details On QLD’s Feature Prize money Increases Released

Details On QLD’s Feature Prize money Increases Released

Greyhound racing in Queensland couldn’t get any better. On top of recent prize money boosts to weekly racing and the development starting on the new Logan track, details were released today outlining new increases to feature racing prize money across …Read More..


 

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