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Mug gamblers to control racing’s fortunes

Mug gamblers to control racing’s fortunes

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..

Greyhound wrap: Bravo’s secret weapon casts her spell in Hume Cup

Greyhound wrap: Bravo’s secret weapon casts her spell in Hume Cup

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..

Heavy rain failed to mar one of the great Vic Peters finals

Heavy rain failed to mar one of the great Vic Peters finals

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..

Special Commission tries to crash through

Special Commission tries to crash through

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..

Sweet It Is and Fernando Bale – a match made in breeding heaven?

Sweet It Is and Fernando Bale – a match made in breeding heaven?

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..

Racing authorities still stuck in the past

Racing authorities still stuck in the past

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..

2015 Topgun and Stayers Topgun – free tips, odds & bookmakers

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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..

Keybow set to retire following 2015 Group 1 Topgun

Keybow set to retire following 2015 Group 1 Topgun

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..

Two milestones, 17 years apart

Two milestones, 17 years apart

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..

2015 Adelaide Cup – free tips, best bookie odds & betting preview

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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..

Fernando Bale’s amazing Group box record

Fernando Bale’s amazing Group box record

WIN, lose or draw in this year’s Adelaide Cup final, Fernando Bale already owns a unique Group-level racing record. He has won six Group 1 events, two Group 2 races and one Group 3 in his 37-start career so far, …Read More..

2015 Group 3 Gold Coast Cup – free tips and best bookmaker odds

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DUAL Group 1 winner Keybow is the $2.50 favourite to take out this Thursday’s Group 3 Gold Coast Cup at Albion Park, following on from his emphatic 29.88 heat victory last Thursday. Starting from box one, the son of Take …Read More..

Tony Brett hopes Keybow can lock away spot in Topgun 2015

Tony Brett hopes Keybow can lock away spot in Topgun 2015

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..

Sandown winds back the clock to stage match racing

Sandown winds back the clock to stage match racing

FOR the first time in 21 years the innovative Sandown club will host not just one, but four, match races, to be called the Speed Star series. Match racing used to be relatively common in the first few decades after …Read More..

Gabba Greyhound Racing Club

Gabba Greyhound Racing Club

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..

Olympic Park greyhound track

Olympic Park greyhound track

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..

Capalaba Greyhound Racing Club

Capalaba Greyhound Racing Club

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..

2015 Group 2 Traralgon Cup final free tips & best bookmaker odds

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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..

2015 Group 1 Dapto Megastar odds, tips & betting preview

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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..

Greyhound racing news: More In Store stars in Chairman’s Cup heat

Greyhound racing news: More In Store stars in Chairman’s Cup heat

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 on the prowl for Chairman’s Cup berth

Lithgow Panther on the prowl for Chairman’s Cup berth

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..

Where is the greyhound breed headed?

Where is the greyhound breed headed?

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..

White hoping for a pearler of a night in Dapto Megastar Prelude

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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

Wentworth Park

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..

Fantastic Dotty joins a select record-breaking group

Fantastic Dotty joins a select record-breaking group

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..

Tatts-Ubet still chasing its tail

Tatts-Ubet still chasing its tail

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..

Thursday’s top greyhound racing multi bet tips August 27, 2015

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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..

What you may have missed: Victorian duo shine in Nationals

What you may have missed: Victorian duo shine in Nationals

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..

Sweet It Is sets a unique record in 2015 Distance Championship

Sweet It Is sets a unique record in 2015 Distance Championship

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..

Free greyhound racing multi tips & betting preview August 22 2015

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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..

 

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