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2014 Group One Adelaide Cup Preview

2014 Group One Adelaide Cup Preview

The Group One Adelaide Cup will be conducted on Friday night at Angle Park. For the history buffs, the first Adelaide Cup was run in 1956 at Waterloo Corner and was won by Oakland Chief. The race eventually ended up …Read More..

2014 Group One Adelaide Cup Heats Preview

2014 Group One Adelaide Cup Heats Preview

After conducting a number of Group Three races at Angle Park in recent times, it all culminates with the Group One Adelaide Cup. Seven heats of the $75,000 to-the-winner race will be conducted tonight. The recent SA Oaks (Oakvale Destiny) …Read More..

2014 Group Two Bob Payne Spring Sprint Final Preview

2014 Group Two Bob Payne Spring Sprint Final Preview

Eight talented greyhounds will line up in tonight’s Group Two Bob Payne Spring Sprint Final, with the winner set to collect $40,000 for connections. Victorian runner Allen Deed sizzled around the Wentworth Park circuit last week in 29.43 and will …Read More..

Allen Deed Sets The Standard In Group Two Bob Payne Sprint Heats

Allen Deed Sets The Standard In Group Two Bob Payne Sprint Heats

Victorian trainer Andrea Dailly is no stranger to success at Wentworth Park and is on track to secure another Group win with Allen Deed, who recorded a blistering time of 29.43 in heat one. Starting as the $2.90 favourite with …Read More..

Background To The Chairman’s Cup

Background To The Chairman’s Cup

This Saturday night will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Chairman’s Cup, a race inaugurated by the GBOTA to honour its past and present chairmen. What is now the fifth major distance event conducted over 720 metres at Wentworth Park …Read More..

Xylia Allen And Sweet It Is Qualify For 2014 National Distance Final

Xylia Allen And Sweet It Is Qualify For 2014 National Distance Final

Champion sprinter/stayer Xylia Allen will look to become just the second greyhound in history to win both the National Sprint and Distance Championships after she took out the Victorian final at Sandown Park on Thursday night. The Jenny Hunt trained …Read More..

Elite Fields To Contest Victorian National Distance Championship Heats

Elite Fields To Contest Victorian National Distance Championship Heats

This Thursday evening sees the beginning of a frenzy of qualifying races Australia-wide for the National Distance and Sprint titles in each state. Greyhounds will attempt to win through to their own state finals before then earning a crack at …Read More..

Background To The AWM Distance Title

Background To The AWM Distance Title

In some ways the AWM Distance Title is one of the ‘unsung’ long-standing major distance races on the Australian calendar. Of course, if Xylia Allen manages to win the 2014 final and extend her winning streak to nine on end …Read More..

Background To The Albion Park Gold Cup

Background To The Albion Park Gold Cup

From the time of its inception, the Albion Park Gold Cup (originally the Gabba Gold Cup) has been a tough race. This is particularly so at the Albion Park track, where the 710 metres trip is considered one of the …Read More..

Listed Cup Night Stayers Preview

Listed Cup Night Stayers Preview

You could almost mistake the listed Cup Night Stayers race at Sandown Park on Thursday night as the field for the Group One Sandown Cup final, which is held two races later. No less than three group race winners feature …Read More..

Background To The Sandown Cup

Background To The Sandown Cup

With upset results the order of the day in the heats, this year’s Sandown Cup final has been robbed of a lot of interest. There’s no doubt the overall quality of the field does not reach the standards of the …Read More..

Greyhound Betting Tips Monday 21st April

Greyhound Betting Tips Monday 21st April

Sportsbet is Australia’s largest corporate bookmaker and ARG has a sensational promotion to offer our readers. Receive a Free bet BONUS up to $650! This offer is only available until the 24th, so get on board to take advantage of …Read More..

2014 Group One Golden Easter Egg Heats Preview

2014 Group One Golden Easter Egg Heats Preview

The heats of the Group One Golden Easter Egg kick-off on Saturday night. The three-week series will see 10 heats conducted on Saturday night followed by four semi-finals next week. Notable absentees from the heats include Black Magic Opal and …Read More..

$100,000 Group One Silver Chief Heats Preview

$100,000 Group One Silver Chief Heats Preview

Saturday evening at the Meadows sees a bumper card of chasing. which features twelve heats of the $100,000 Group 1 AJS Corporation Silver Chief. The race is a time honoured event first held in 1964. The event, held over 525 …Read More..

Twelve Facts About The Summer Cup

Twelve Facts About The Summer Cup

This week will witness the 48th running of the Summer Cup. At one stage this was arguably the premier race for stayers in the nation, taking place, as it did, over the gruelling 800 yards (732 metres) of the Harold …Read More..

Victorian National Sprint & Distance Championships State Final Preview

Victorian National Sprint & Distance Championships State Final Preview

The final piece of the Nationals puzzle will fall into place tonight, when the home state competitors contest the finals of the AGRA Victorian Sprint and Distance Championships. Chasers are looking to qualify for next week’s group one AGRA National …Read More..

Seventeen Nominations Received For Victorian Heats Of National Distance Championships

Seventeen Nominations Received For Victorian Heats Of National Distance Championships

A total of 17 nominations have been received for the State Distance Championship heats to be conducted at The Meadows over 725 metres on August 4, with the Victorian State final decided on August 11. The winner of the State …Read More..

Irma Bale Rates As Bates’ Lucky Charm

Irma Bale Rates As Bates’ Lucky Charm

Champion trainer Graeme Bate must be thinking the ‘staying’ stars are all in alignment in the first half of 2012 and they are all favouring his brilliant all-distance star Irma Bale. Bate has won just about every major event on …Read More..

The Sandown Cup – The 21st Century History

The Sandown Cup – The 21st Century History

In greyhound racing circles, the month of May can only mean one thing – Sandown Cup. The ‘Melbourne Cup for Stayers’ always attracts the finest going around, and usually the finals go down as the great races in the history …Read More..

Australian Greyhound Racing Top Prizemoney Earning Records

Australian Greyhound Racing Top Prizemoney Earning Records

The Australian prizemoney records have seen rapid changes in recent years with the push toward feature races now offering in excess of $350,000 prizemoney to the winner. With the constant flux we offer a simple list of the Australian record …Read More..

Sandown Greyhound Racing Review Thursday 10th March 2011

Sandown Greyhound Racing Review Thursday 10th March 2011

A typically chilly March evening greeted the punters and on-lookers at Sandown last night and it would be safe to say we got a fantastic night of racing. The night kicked off at approximately 7:07pm with race 1, the Kingston …Read More..

Blue Lorian’s 2011 Zoom Top Triumph

Blue Lorian’s 2011 Zoom Top Triumph

Brilliant stayer Blue Lorian ($3.20fav) bought up the sixth Group win of his career with an outstanding victory in the Group 2 Macro Meats Zoom Top over 725 metres at The Meadows last Saturday night. Trained by Peter Whye, the …Read More..

Graeme Bate’s Up And Away Laurels Victory Tempered By Positive Swab

Graeme Bate’s Up And Away Laurels Victory Tempered By Positive Swab

While it was all cheers and beers after the second running for 2010 of the Laurels at Sandown last night when the Graeme Bate trained Up And Away prevailed over Kalden Athena, news has broken today that the victory has …Read More..

2010 End Of Year Review: Who Deserves Greyhound Of The Year In Your State?

2010 End Of Year Review: Who Deserves Greyhound Of The Year In Your State?

Another lap of the greyhound calendar is almost complete, which means it is time for those lucky few to become Greyhound of the Year. After a total of 112 Group races and countless other listed and classic events, there are …Read More..

El Grand Senor Rises To The Top Of The Rankings Table

El Grand Senor Rises To The Top Of The Rankings Table

At the end of October, El Grand Senor sat in eighth place on the Australian Greyhound Racing Associations monthly rankings, which are calculated by points being allocated to a dog that competes in a group final based on their finishing …Read More..

Big Win For Bunga In NSWNCA St Leger At Betchoice Gardens

Big Win For Bunga In NSWNCA St Leger At Betchoice Gardens

The Jason Mackay trained Big Bunga took advantage of a glorious rails run on the first turn to take out the Group Three Woy Woy Poultry St Leger at Betchoice Gardens last night. Big Bunga ($8.70) only began fairly, but …Read More..

He’s No Silly Billy And The Summer Cup Is Within His Grasp

He’s No Silly Billy And The Summer Cup Is Within His Grasp

He has beaten the best and now he must face the best once again in his biggest staying test to date. Billy Bobaggings has somewhat progressed his staying career under the radar until last week he produced a mighty come …Read More..

2010 Summer Cup

2010 Summer Cup

Following Saturday night’s heats at Wentworth Park the box draw for next Saturday night’s 2010 Summer Cup final was completed on track. The details of the official draw are published below. A cheque for $25,000 together with a presentation rug …Read More..

So Seductive Wins Six Straight Taking Out Staying Final

So Seductive Wins Six Straight Taking Out Staying Final

So Seductive stamped herself as the dominant stayer of her generation with a brilliant win in the Group 1 Bold Trease Carnival Cup at Sandown Park tonight. Sent to the boxes a $1.90 favourite, So Seductive jumped only fairly before …Read More..

Lady Arko Trumps So Seductive In Bold Trease Carnival Cup Heats

Lady Arko Trumps So Seductive In Bold Trease Carnival Cup Heats

Star stayer So Seductive maintained her unbeaten record over the Sandown ‘half-mile’, but it was a northern raider who set tongues wagging following the heats of the Group 1 Bold Trease Carnival Cup at Sandown Park tonight. Talented but lightly …Read More..

 

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