THE onward march of betting operators continues unchecked. Tabcorp will continue to get bigger, with more international activity to please its shareholders and a compensating fall in attention to smaller local races – i.e. greyhounds. Tatts/Ubet will get smaller and …Read More..
THE Kelly Bravo-trained Secret Spell broke through for a deserved win at the highest level, leading all the way in Monday night’s Group 1 Hume Cup at The Meadows. Stepping beautifully from box two, the daughter of Bartim Bale and …Read More..
A BLACK and white male greyhound, his physically disabled owner, and a young racecaller were among the key ingredients that made up the 22nd running of the Vic Peters Memorial Classic, contested over 457 metres on the grass at Harold …Read More..
ENOUGH is enough. The world has gone mad. At a time when the industry should be celebrating the wonderful achievements of its top racers the Special Commission in NSW, packed full of high priced lawyers, has now blundered down a …Read More..
BRADEN Finn has revealed that his superstar staying bitch Sweet It Is could be mated to phenomenal sprinter Fernando Bale when the curtain finally closes on her stellar racing career. The daughter of Mogambo and Off Springer took her prize …Read More..
IT HAS now been eight months since the live baiting drama occurred yet there are few signs of the industry slowing down. Betting turnover, for one, is holding up. For example, last Saturday’s meeting at The Meadows showed well above …Read More..
CHAMPION sprinter Fernando Bale will be aiming to capture his eighth Group 1 victory on Saturday night when he exits box one in the 2015 invitation-only Topgun at The Meadows. The son of Kelsos Fusileer and Chloe Allen became the …Read More..
DUAL Group 1 winner Keybow will face the starter for the final time when he lines up in Saturday night’s Group 1 Topgun at The Meadows. Trained by Tony Brett, the decision has been made to retire Keybow after …Read More..
THE thrilling victory by Fernando Bale in the Adelaide Cup was not just a sight to behold in terms of the sensational qualities of this racing phenomenon, but the reaction of the crowd from start to finish made for a …Read More..
ONE of the best fields to have raced in South Australia will line-up for Friday night’s Group 1 Adelaide Cup, with $75,000 awaiting winning connections. The eight finalists have contested 272 races between them resulting in 128 wins and 90 …Read More..
CHAMPION trainer Tony Brett is hopeful his star sprinter Keybow will be able to confirm his spot in this month’s Group 1 Topgun when he contests the Group 3 Gold Coast Cup at Albion Park on Thursday night. The son …Read More..
FOR 21 years, from 1972 until 1993, the Gabba was the premier greyhound racing circuit in Queensland. It was also the first in Queensland since the Second World War to conduct night racing. Greyhound racing came to the Gabba on …Read More..
In the time before it was granted a licence, on what was then known as the Number 2 Olympic Park oval, the Melbourne Greyhound Racing Association (MGRA) had been conducting its racing out of North Melbourne Oval. When the council …Read More..
Address: Old Cleveland Road, Capalaba, QLD, 4157 Phone: (07) 3390 2772 Fax: (07) 3390 2704 Racing Distances: 366m Track Records: 366m – 19.36 – Migaloo Magic – December 3, 2011 Kennelling times: Kennelling is in between 11.15am-12.00pm Trials: Trials are …Read More..
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..
LEADING Queensland conditioner Tony Brett says his star duo Keybow and Flash Reality are in excellent order ahead of the Group 1 Dapto Megastar this Friday night. The veterans, which both turn four years of age in December, received an …Read More..
THE Group 3 Chairman’s Cup series was rocked by scandal over the weekend, with champion bitch Sweet It Is withdrawn from the heats of the $25,000 to the winner feature after returning a positive swab to Benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of …Read More..
LITHGOW Panther will be aiming to affirm his status as one of NSW’s best stayers when he tackles a heat of the Group 3 Chairman’s Cup (720 metres) at Wentworth Park on Saturday night. Trained by John Chapman, the son …Read More..
WE HAVE had a couple of queries on a term we have used – The State of the Breed – and the proposal that there is a need to look objectively and independently at how the greyhound is getting on. …Read More..
CLASSY sprinter Rare Pearl looks a top chance to progress through to next week’s Group 1 Dapto Megastar, having drawn favourably in box three for this Thursday’s Prelude. Trained at Nowra Hill by Steve White, Rare Pearl will need to …Read More..
Wentworth Park – General information Track name: Wentworth Park Address: Wentworth Park Road, Glebe NSW, 2037 Phone: (02) 8587 1210 Race Night Phone: (02) 9660 6232 Fax: (02) 9649 7440 Racing Distances: 280m, 520m, 720m, 959m. Track Records: 280m – …Read More..
THE incredible come-from-behind victory by Fantastic Dotty to maintain her unbeaten record in the final of the Dapto Maiden Classic (Group 3) came on the back of two successive track record runs over the 520 metres trip at the South …Read More..
WHILE discussing Tabcorp’s results last week we mentioned that Tatts/Ubet was soon to report its own 2014/15 results. That has now happened and it is not good news, as we feared. The Tatts Group as a whole did OK, pushing …Read More..
UNFORTUNATELY we have hit a little flat patch this week, but today I have gone with the safer option with all three legs only needing to fill a placing. I am confident we can get a collect and boost our …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..
STAMPING herself as one of the greatest staying greyhounds ever seen in Australia, Sweet It Is became only the chaser to win back-to-back National Distance Championships, emulating the effort of Queensland star Boronia Blossom, which took the national title in …Read More..
A MASSIVE night of racing awaits highlighted by the Group 1 National Sprint and Distance Championships at Wentworth Park. We want to help you find some winners on this fantastic night, to do this we bring you today’s best greyhound …Read More..