YINNAR trainer Mick Fearnley has two chances of taking out this year’s Group 2 Traralgon Cup final, but concedes his chasers face a massive task against champion sprinter Fernando Bale – a six time Group 1 winner. Fearnley puts the …Read More..
VICTORIA’S domination of feature races looks set to continue this Thursday night, with the Garden State boasting six of the eight finalists in the Group 3 South Australian Derby at Angle Park. One of those greyhounds is the exciting youngster …Read More..
FANTASTIC Spiral upset his more fancied rivals to score a determined victory in last Friday’s Group 1 Dapto Megastar, giving trainer Jason Fletcher his first win at the highest level. The son of Spiral Nikita and Light Fantastic qualified …Read More..
ANGIE Rocks will be the dog to beat in Thursday’s Group 3 South Australian Oaks at Angle Park despite being drawn awkwardly in box five. Trained by Mario Briganti, the daughter of Kinloch Brae and Punk Rock Lass qualified for …Read More..
ONE of the best young fields ever assembled at Cranbourne will line up in Friday night’s Group 3 Puppy Classic over 520 metres, with star chaser Dyna Double One the current favourite with online bookmaker Bet365. The son of Barcia …Read More..
CHAMPION Victorian greyhounds Sweet It Is and Fernando Bale stole the spotlight at Wentworth Park on Saturday night, taking out the Group 1 National Distance and Sprint Championships respectively. Sweet It Is, trained by Braden Finn, began fairly from box …Read More..
THE best sprinters from around Australia will converge on Wentworth Park this Saturday night with the running of the Group 1 National Sprint Championship over 520 metres, but Christine Proctor is hopeful that her track specialist, Bessy Boo, can cause …Read More..
THE countdown is on for the 2015 Group 1 National Sprint and Distance Championships with both features set to fly this Saturday night at Wentworth Park. The Sprint Championship looks to be one of the most exciting in recent …Read More..
LAMIA Bale (pictured) has something going for her that none of her other competitors do in this Thursday’s Victorian Sprint Championship at Sandown Park. While champion sprinter Fernando Bale dominates the betting, Lamia Bale, $13 with William Hill, is one …Read More..
VICTORIAN trainer Stephen Whyte made it back-to-back wins in the Darwin Cup, landing the 2015 feature with the talented Superfonic on Sunday night at Winnellie Park. Starting as the $3.70 favourite from box three, the son of Fear Zafonic and …Read More..
IT is now possible to differentiate between naturally occurring testosterone in a male greyhound and testosterone which has been administered in order to improve performance, a study by Greyhound Racing Victoria shows. A joint effort by the Faculty of Veterinary …Read More..
CHAMPION sprinter Fernando Bale will be aiming to bounce back from his last start defeat when he jumps from box two in Saturday night’s Group 1 Maturity Classic at The Meadows. The son of Kelsos Fusileer and Chloe Allen went …Read More..
SECRET Spell stunned racegoers last Saturday night in a semi-final of the Group 1 Maturity Classic at The Meadows, ending the 16-race winning streak of champion sprinter Fernando Bale with a tenacious all-the-way display. Now, her Lovely Banks trainer Kelly …Read More..
JASON and Seona Thompson are hoping their consistent chaser Berzerk can cause the biggest upset of 2015 at The Meadows this Saturday night when he contests a heat of the Group 1 Maturity Classic against the all-conquering Fernando Bale. …Read More..
Consistent stayer Lady Toy finally broke through for her maiden group victory at Sandown Park on Thursday night, stepping out in what was, astonishingly, her 8th Group final. Coming tantalisingly close on several occasions prior to last night, trainer Brooke …Read More..
SOME outstanding talent will on display this Thursday night in the Group 2 McKenna Memorial at Sandown Park. Greyhounds qualified in five heats conducted last week over 595m, with Lady Toy recording the fastest time of 34.06 for trainer Brooke …Read More..
TALENTED stayer Lady Toy relished the drop back in distance last night at Sandown Park, sizzling over the 595m in a heat of the Group 2 McKenna Memorial. The daughter of Our Toyman and Railway Shiaz jumped smartly from box …Read More..
KEL Greenough will have two chances to claim back-to-back Bendigo Cups on Friday night, but the Pearcedale mentor concedes it may be mission impossible up against the freakish Fernando Bale. Greenough, who won the 2014 feature with Paw Licking, prepares …Read More..
AUSTRALIA’s fastest greyhound Fernando Bale notched up his 13th straight win on Saturday night when taking out the Group 1 Peter Mosman Classic Final at Wentworth Park. Clocking an electrifying 29.27 over the 520-metre trip, the son of Kelsos Fusileer …Read More..
STAR Anakie trainer Andrea Dailly will fancy her chances in Saturday night’s Group 1 Peter Mosman Classic at Wentworth Park. Some are calling her prized sprinter Fernando Bale the best greyhound of all time as he shoots for 13 wins …Read More..
SUPERSTAR sprinter Dyna Villa will be scratched from this Sunday’s Group 2 Horsham Cup final as owner Paul Wheeler removes all of his greyhounds from trainer Nicole Davis’ property after her license was suspended by Greyhound Racing Victoria Stewards on …Read More..
LEXIA Isaac’s Fun Boss caused a massive upset in Saturday night’s Group 2 WA Derby final at Cannington, scoring an all-the-way victory at the massive odds of $26. Beginning brilliantly from box four, the son of Kinloch Brae and Alotta …Read More..
THE greyhound racing spotlight will shine on Cannington this Saturday night with the final of the Group 2 WA Derby and four heats of the Group 2 WA Oaks. The Derby has attracted a high quality field, with boom youngster …Read More..
SWEET It Is has become the world’s highest stakes earner with a sensational display in Thursday night’s Group 1 Sandown Cup over 715-metres at Sandown Park. Beginning fairly from box two, the Braden Finn-trained daughter of Mogambo and Off Springer …Read More..
THE world’s richest staying event, the Group 1 Sandown Cup, will be run at Sandown Park over the testing 715-metre trip on Thursday night, with $175,000 awaiting the winner. The prestigious event looks to be at the mercy of Robert Britton’s …Read More..
DYNA Double One was the standout performer in Saturday night’s heats of the Group 2 WA Derby, running a sizzling 30.10 over the 530-metre trip at Cannington. Beginning moderately from box five, the son of Barcia Bale and Crystin …Read More..
LAMIA Bale produced a gutsy performance in the Group 1 Sapphire Crown Final at Sandown Park on Thursday night, holding off a late challenge from strong-finisher Angie Rocks. Exiting from box six as the $2.40 favourite, the daughter of High …Read More..
FERNANDO Bale confirmed his status as Australia’s best sprinter with a stunning all-the-way display in the Group 1 Harrison-Dawson at Sandown Park on Thursday night. Stepping brilliantly from box one, the Andrea Dailly-trained greyhound was two in front at the …Read More..
THURSDAY will see the running of the Group 1 Sapphire Crown Classic Final at Sandown Park, with eight talented bitches vying for $100,000 in first prizemoney. Last week four heats were conducted over the 515-metre distance, with Steve Collin’s Lamia …Read More..