GREYHOUNDS WA is confident the teething issues at new Cannington track will soon be a thing of the past, just under two months after the $16 million facility, entirely funded by Racing and Wagering Western Australia, held its first race …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..
LEADING trainer Anthony Azzopardi is one of five people to have been found guilty by Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) Stewards as a part of the Il Bacaro inquiry. Azzopardi was the licensed trainer of the greyhounds Il Bacaro and Asa …Read More..
CANNINGTON conducted its final race meeting on Saturday night after 40 years of operation. Greyhounds WA were forced to make the decision to relocate due to high rental payments at the current venue. The track has hosted some of the …Read More..
Paul Stuart had a night to remember on Saturday night after securing six runners for next week’s Group Three Young Star Classic Final. In the first heat of the night Astronomize started as the $2.40 favourite from box six. As …Read More..
Paul Stuart will bring seven chasers into Saturday nights Group Three Young Star Classic at Greyhounds WA Cannington. Six of those chasers are litter siblings out of Kinloch Brae – Starlight Delly who have hit WA soil with a bang, …Read More..
Last night Greyhounds WA Cannington saw Paul Stuart’s Coconut Grove named 2014 Group Two All Star Champion. Favouritism was with hometown superstar On Coin who was paying $2.00 from box one. Coconut Grove sat as third favourite paying $6.00 behind …Read More..
Greyhounds WA Mandurah is set to hold five heats of the Group Three Mandurah Cup on Friday night. The main attraction and clear favourite for the $25,000 final is Star Recall, who will be making her return to the track. …Read More..
Jump The Queue faces the biggest race of her career in the WA National Sprint Championship Final on Saturday night at Cannington. Win, loose or draw she will be doing it for a good cause, a charity of the Puppy …Read More..
Greyhounds WA held just two heats of the WA National Sprint Championship on Saturday night. Despite the lack of numbers the standard of WA chasers were high, with On Coin holding the majority of interest. In the first heat of …Read More..
On the 27th of June 2015 the orange bunny is set to make it’s last trip around the Greyhounds WA Cannington that the industry has called home for over 40 years. “The design application will be submitted next Friday which …Read More..
Foster carers are some of the most important people in the greyhound industry. They are responsible for introducing greyhounds to their new lives as pets and WA trainer Linda Britton knows the great importance the Greyhounds As Pets (GAP) programme …Read More..
There has been a lot of rumours and innuendo regarding the new track at Cannington. Is the track going ahead? Is it just going to be a trial track? Will racing be restricted to just Mandurah and Northam? ARG spent …Read More..
Greyhounds WA Cannington held five small sized heats in preparation for next weeks $40,000 Derby. The biggest shock of the night was the scratching of Darren McDonald’s series favorite and reigning Perth Cup champion Keybow with a split webbing. With …Read More..
Saturday night at Greyhounds WA Cannington was all about the the Lew Dorsa Memorial heats over the 530 metre distance. Although there was a number of outstanding performances on the night, Linda Britton’s veteran chaser Gomes added a bit of …Read More..
Australia’s most patronised track is to be redeveloped to the most modern standards and moved across the road under a new plan approved by Greyhounds WA and RWWA. Greyhounds WA CEO David Hobbs tonight confirmed to ARG that, “we have …Read More..
Brad Yates’ youngster Stangafied more then impressed onlookers in the heats of the 2014 Puppy Classic over Cannington’s 530 metre distance on Saturday night. The black chaser defeated an inform Bekim Maxim in the third heat after falling out of …Read More..
It never rains but it pours. While the NSW inquiry continues, the Queensland Racing Commission of Inquiry, run by the Hon Margaret White and a team of lawyers, has come down like a tonne of bricks on the actions of …Read More..
One of the hottest fields for the Group One Galaxy is set to go around on Saturday night at Greyhounds WA Cannington at 8.27pm Perth time and it’s hard to not to sense the excitement and nerves for trainers and …Read More..
Greyhounds WA Cannington is holding four heats of the Group 1 Galaxy over the 715 metre trip. A number of Australia’s best stayers made the trip to try their luck against WA’s strongest chasers in hope of the Galaxy title …Read More..
It’s finally that time of year for WA racing; when a number of Australia’s best greyhounds brave the heat for their working holiday in the West, with the end result a rug the Perth Cup final (530 metres) and a …Read More..
Greyhounds WA Mandurah will showcase a field of young WA bred talent in the Sandgroper Final on Friday night. Running over the 490 metre trip, each greyhound is coming into the race running their personal best times in heats, making …Read More..
Every now and then you come across a greyhound that touches your heart, Zelemar Fever is one of those dogs. From the moment she stepped paw into Linda Britton’s kennels she made an impact. It wasn’t just her jet-black coat, …Read More..
Zelemar Fever has snatched a come-from-behind victory over On Coin and Sveta Monelli in the Greyhounds WA Anniversary Cup. The daughter of Bombastic Shiraz and Noaki Pace equalled the 530 metre race record of 30.23 seconds, which was set by …Read More..
The Greyhounds WA Anniversary Cup is set to run at 8.35pm Perth time, next to the white roses of the Cannington racetrack. The $13500 to the winner race involves two of WA’s most exciting chasers in Zelemar Fever and On …Read More..
RWWA Stewards today concluded an inquiry into the conduct of Public Trainer Mr Graham Berry whilst he attended Public Trials at Greyhounds WA Northam on Saturday 28th September 2013. The inquiry was opened on the 15th October 2013 where evidence …Read More..
David Hobby’s Sveta Monelli reigned victorious in the Group 2 All Stars at Greyhounds WA Cannington last Saturday night. The 33kilo bitch drew box one for the second week in a row, using it to her advantage, railing throughout to …Read More..
Spot On Pedro received his first piece of silverware after taking out the Greyhounds WA Northam Anniversary Cup over the 509 metre trip for trainer Ricky Valenti. David Hobby’s Sharon Monelli led the field early, narrowly missing trouble behind her, …Read More..
The Australian Racing Greyhound is delighted to announce that a new writer will be joining our team as of this week. Molly Haines will be covering all of the action from Western Australia, providing an in-depth insight into the state’s …Read More..
On Tuesday 10 September, RWWA Stewards inquired into the report from the ChemCentre in Perth, that the presence of 5β – androstane- 3α, 17β – diol (metabolite of testosterone), at a concentration of greater than 10ng/ml, had been detected in …Read More..