Kieron Butler is one of the lifebloods of greyhound racing, a spoke that is necessary for the big wheel to keep on turning. On Thursday night he will rug up Eleazar from box five in the final of the Group …Read More..
Classy youngster Kalaway Ernie (Knocka Norris – Trina Sage) completed a unique double when he was successful in the $5,000 to the winner Tasmanian Derby (515 metres) conducted at the LGRC meeting on Monday night. Several weeks earlier the Butch …Read More..
It was probably expected, but Xylia Allen (7) set the time standard in the heats of the Group One Albion Park Gold Cup on Thursday evening with yet another near-record run. The daughter of Turanza Bale and Tayah Bale (Droopys …Read More..
Group One racing moves to the Sunshine State this Thursday night when three heats of the 2014 Gold Cup are conducted at Albion Park. The $75,000 to-the-winner event is run over the 710 metre journey and has attracted plenty of …Read More..
It is said in business that sometimes you have to speculate to accumulate. Anakie trainer Angela Langton may be the perfect case in point for said adage if Tarks Nemesis manages to land the Group One Sandown Cup on Thursday …Read More..
A 21 RACE PROGRAM Owners/Trainers have supported this Club with unprecedented numbers for our first two meetings of 2014, with the result that we are fast running out of money. The Club is pleased that participation is high and that …Read More..
A cavalcade of smart sprinters will converge on New South Wales’ premier one-turn track this Wednesday evening to compete in four heats of the Group Three Sportingbet Bulli Gold Cup. The 2014 event will take place over the 472 metre …Read More..
Both Jeff Britton and Darren McDonald will rug up two runners each in next week’s Sandown Cup Final after a night of upsets in the four heats run at Sandown Park on Thursday. Britton’s Anakie kennel will supply four runners …Read More..
Astute Devon Meadows mentor Darren McDonald claimed yet another Group Two victory when Awesome Project (3) led all the way to take out the $100,000 to-the-winner Harrison-Dawson final at Sandown on Thursday night. The son of Collision and Honour Phase …Read More..
It was almost too good to be true. The combination of shock and raw emotion on the face of handler Ashley McDowall last week at Sandown as his dog, Mepunga Melachi, took out a heat of the Group Two Harrison …Read More..
Three trainers will each rug up a pair of runners in next week’s Group Two Futurity at Albion Park. Jeff Britton, William Elson and Peter Young all qualified two runners for the $40,000 to-the-winner final after five heats were run …Read More..
The magnificent 2014 Australian Cup trophy was on display for all to see at Tuesday’s NWGRC meeting conducted at the Devonport Raceway. In recent days the trophy has been shared around by the proud owners of Buckle Up Wes and …Read More..
The Maitland Supporters Club Gold Collar has been a prestigious event held for many years over the 400 distance, with an impressive line up to step out in tomorrows $5,000 final. Some talented short-course sprinters participated in the four heats …Read More..
Pappa Gallo (3) made the most of his opportunities to land the $25,000 to-the-winner Group Three Cosmic Chief GRV VBIS Maiden Final for trainer Mario Cortese at The Meadows on Saturday night. The son of Bekim Bale and Bella Ebony …Read More..
Tonight’s race meetings look very tough, with multiple chances in a lot of races throughout the night. Hopefully with a little luck going our way, we can find a few winners to place your hard earned on. Albion Park Greyhounds …Read More..
Mangalore trainer Debbie Cannan’s run of major race successes continued at the Tote Racing Centre on Monday night when the lightly raced but highly promising chaser Varcoe, blitzed his opposition in the $57,000 Curtains and Blinds Group 2 Launceston Cup …Read More..
Between 1957 and 1958, a white and fawn dog by Dream’s Image out of Lady Janellen completed a magical treble when he won the Melbourne Cup, the Hobart Thousand and the Australian Cup and became the highest Australian stakes earner …Read More..
As the 30th running of the annual Vince Curry Memorial draws closer we take a look back at who Vince Curry was, along with previous memorial winners and try to decipher our way through the hoards of dogs hoping to …Read More..
The picturesque environs of Breakfast Creek or more specifically Albion Park, will play host to the 2014 Group 3 Big Dog Cup final this Thursday evening. The Big Dog Cup had its genesis as the Queensland Cup and was originally …Read More..
The might of champion trainer Ted Medhurst’s kennel has never been more evident than in Thursday night’s $10,500 Maiden Thousand Final (461 metres) to be conducted at Tattersalls Park in Hobart. Half the field are occupants of Medhurst’s Mangalore complex …Read More..
JANUARY 1st The 1970 Christmas Gift final was run in 1971, with Shapely Escort winning by three lengths from Acem and Tivoli Chief in a fast 26.3 for the 500 yards (457 metres) at Harold Park. The 1970 Stayers’ Christmas …Read More..
The first litter Greg Neocleous ever bred was out by sire Mister Twink and the unraced Sharon Lee. On Thursday night Kayo Marciarno, a member of this introductory litter; will line up from box one in the Group 1 Gold …Read More..
2013 will see the 77th running of the Hobart Thousand, arguably Australia’s longest-running feature event. I say ‘arguably’ because while the Hobart Thousand, which started simply as the Hobart Cup in 1935, has been almost continuous (only missing two years …Read More..
Four heats of the Goulburn Workers Club Cup take place on Tuesday afternoon with the final taking place on Sunday. Two greyhounds from each heat will progress to the final. Goulburn is a one turn track with the Goulburn Cup …Read More..
This Saturday night’s Group 3 2013 Schweppes Summer Cup final at Wentworth Park promises to be an absolute gem. Eight of the country’s top stayers, representing four different states, will line up for a crack at the $25,000 first prize …Read More..
George Tsohalis set out on a mission back in 2003 to start breeding his own successful line from a bitch he’d raced called Hot Storm. It has been one hell of a ride for Tsohalis with plenty of ups and …Read More..
At 6:29pm on Monday evening we will know the result of the Bathurst Soldiers Saddle, with the winning owner and trainer $10,000 richer. A quality field of finalists will face the starter and when the lids open all eyes will …Read More..
The graduates of the 2012 Dapto Puppy Auction line up in the heats of the Country Motor Company Puppy Classic on Thursday night. This will be the fourteenth running of the series. A total of 316 dogs were nominated for …Read More..
Hunter Valley trainer Graeme Barnett experienced the thrill of a lifetime on Saturday night when his only two dogs in work saluted in impressive fashion on Vic Peter’s final night at Wentworth Park. Graeme and his wife Jenny, have a …Read More..
The 2013 Ipswich Cup has attracted the cream of Queensland chasers together with a number of up and coming potential superstars. This Saturday night 6 full heats highlight a great Saturday night of racing at the Ipswich Showgrounds Circuit. While …Read More..