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GRSA confirm racing dates for 2016/2017 season

GRSA confirm racing dates for 2016/2017 season

GREYHOUND Racing South Australia (GRSA) have released their racing dates for the upcoming 2016/2017 racing season, with 350 TAB meetings and 26 Non TAB meetings set to be held across the festival state. Metropolitan racing retains its Thursday night slot …Read More..

Friday, 13 May 2016

Friday, 13 May 2016

Greyhound Box Draw For Darwin – Friday, 13 May 2016 Race No. 1Ubet Dash Division17:36 PM 5/M event over 312 metres at Darwin Of $635 Prizemoney. 1st: $375 2nd: $160 3rd: $100. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1BURST HER BUBBLE765618.39Richard Smith 2ARABIAN SHERIFF48618.99Graeme Ferns …Read More..

WA Derby betting

WA Derby betting

Betting on the Group 2 WA Derby With a lucrative winner’s cheque on offer, some of the top male greyhounds from across east venture to Perth to take on the local starts in what is always an exciting series. Heats …Read More..

Friday, 6 May 2016

Friday, 6 May 2016

Greyhound Box Draw For Darwin – Friday, 6 May 2016 Race No. 1Ubet Dash Division17:36 PM OPEN event over 312 metres at Darwin Of $825 Prizemoney. 1st: $500 2nd: $200 3rd: $125. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1MRS. CONNERS467718.14Jamie Hosking 2PELTAR BALE115518.40Russell Savige 4TURNING …Read More..

Talking breeding: Shelbourne Aston litter an owner’s delight

Shelbourne Aston

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending April 4, begins with a beautifully bred litter of 10 pups by 2008 Irish Derby and Champion Stakes winner, Shelbourne Aston* (August 2005 Just …Read More..

Old Spice sets Maitland alight with sensational track record run

Old Spice sets Maitland alight with sensational track record run

OLD Spice stunned racegoers at Maitland on Thursday when he broke the existing 450m track record at Maitland with a sensational all-the-way display off box one. Trained by Terry Priest, the son of Lochinvar Marlow and Takeover Teddy began brilliantly …Read More..

Talking breeding: Former Irish champ has two promising litters

Harbourne Pups

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending March 29, begins with two litters by the 2004 Irish Greyhound of the Year and outstanding, international stud success, Premier Fantasy* (April 2002 Premier …Read More..

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Greyhound Box Draw For Sale – Sunday, 24 April 2016 Race No. 1Aromatherapy Heaven Scent5:06 PM (VIC time) Maiden event over 440 metres at Sale Of $1,415 Prizemoney. 1st: $990 2nd: $285 3rd: $140. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1SIMBAREA (QLD)[M]4NBTG Mcmillan (Nambrok) 2LEMON …Read More..

Greyhound welfare needs better definition

Greyhound welfare needs better definition

APPARENTLY, there are still some disbelievers amongst us. Answering our point that 7-day backups for stayers are a no-no, one reader claimed that knowledgeable trainers would be able to “rehydrate” the dog and have it tip top order for the …Read More..

Perth Cup betting

Perth Cup betting

Best bookmakers for betting on the Group 1 Perth Cup Dozens of interstate raiders make the trek west each year to take on the best sprinters WA has to offer, with the Perth Cup one of the most prestigious and …Read More..

Talking breeding: 2012 Easter Egg winner’s litter to impress

Talking breeding: 2012 Easter Egg winner’s litter to impress

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 30, 2015 starts with a nice litter of 11 pups by the 2012 Golden Easter Egg winner, Don’t Knocka Him (November 2009 Knocka Norris …Read More..

2016 Group 2 Maitland Gold Cup odds, tips & betting preview

Ritza Lenny

VICTORIAN speedsters Big Ticket and Aston Bolero are the equal favourites to take out this Friday’s Group 2 Maitland Gold Cup following on from their equally impressive performances in the Hunter Valley last week. Rated $3.50 shots with online bookmaker …Read More..

Queensland Derby betting

Queensland Derby betting

Betting on the Group 2 Queensland Derby Many punters invest their hard earned coin on the Queensland Derby each and every year, with the feature always attracting plenty of quality. With a number of great greyhounds in the series each …Read More..

GRNSW forensic testing tender awarded to RASL

GRNSW forensic testing tender awarded to RASL

RACING Analytical Services Limited (RASL) have been awarded the tender for the provision of forensic testing services by Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) after a procurement process which was managed by Procure Group Pty Ltd. RASL, which is accredited by the …Read More..

Wentworth Park Gold Cup betting

Wentworth Park Gold Cup betting

Betting on the Group 3 Wentworth Park Gold Cup Because it is a group race, the Group 3 Gold Cup attracts quality fields to Sydney which means there is a lot of betting interest on the final. Our recommended online …Read More..

Marbo’s Magic seizes time honours in Group 2 Maitland Cup heats

Marbo's Magic

EXCITING newcomer Marbo’s Magic (pictured) will go into next week’s Group 2 Maitland Cup final as the fastest qualifier following on from his sensational 24.80 exhibition on Thursday evening. Despite only beginning fairly from box five, the Paul Braddon-trained chaser …Read More..

Talking breeding: Could Keybow litter be pride of Maitland?

Greyhound_Keybow

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 22, 2015 starts with a nice litter of nine pups by the multiple group 1 winner Keybow (December 2011 Take The Kitty x Key …Read More..

Racing Queensland release racing dates for 2016-17 season

Racing Queensland release racing dates for 2016-17 season

RACING Queensland (RQ) has handed down its schedule for 2016-17 racing season, with all greyhound clubs receiving the same allocation of race meetings as 2015-16. Metropolitan racing will remain on Thursday night at Albion Park, with the Brisbane track also …Read More..

Plotting greyhound racing’s future

Plotting greyhound racing’s future

The answer to a reader’s question about what to do with greyhound racing – given a “carte blanche” – is as easy as ABC to say but achieving the targets will be hard due to the artificial barriers standing in …Read More..

Talking Breeding: Collision litter of 11 a Moonshine special

Talking Breeding: Collision litter of 11 a Moonshine special

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 15, 2015 starts with a nice litter of eleven pups by the extremely successful, veteran Australian sire, Collision (August 2001 Brett Lee x Rumble …Read More..

Races for slow greyhounds are not the answer

Races for slow greyhounds are not the answer

VICTORIA’S contrived T3 racing system may well be just the tip of a very large iceberg. You’ll recall that our recent article pointed out that 21% of all Victorian races were graded in the specialist T3 category, for which dogs …Read More..

Talking breeding: Fabregas litter expected to turn heads on track

Greyhound_Fabregas-_3

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 8, 2015 starts with a nice litter of 10 pups by the beautifully bred, 2012 National Sprint Championship winner, Fabregas (October 2010 Bombastic Shiraz …Read More..

Lack of transparency is a national disease

Lack of transparency is a national disease

ONE of the tricky things about running greyhound racing is that you are never sure why authorities take certain actions. They might announce objectives (which mean fairly little and are soon forgotten) or they might announce decisions but they never …Read More..

Outside Pass claims time honours in 2016 Golden Easter Egg heats

Outside Pass claims time honours in 2016 Golden Easter Egg heats

QUEENSLAND visitor Outside Pass scored the biggest upset on 2016 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg heat night when scoring a tenacious heat win in best of night figures. Trained by Tony Apap, the daughter of Head Bound and super producer …Read More..

Talking breeding: Latest litters ready to rumble

Cosmic Rumble

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the two weeks ending October 31 2015 starts with three litters by 2010 Golden Easter Egg winner, now successful sire, Cosmic Rumble (April 2007 Spiral Nikita x Spiritual …Read More..

Sportsbet release all-in & exotic markets for Golden Easter Egg

GEE trophy

GROUP 1 Vic Peters Classic winner Zambora Brockie is the $7 favourite to take out the 2016 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg final on March 26 after Sportsbet.com.au released their all-in markets ahead of the heats at Wentworth Park on …Read More..

TABs – it’s bad news for him and worse news for him

TABs – it’s bad news for him and worse news for him

HALF yearly results for Tabcorp and Tatts (Ubet) have been overwhelmed by disappointing performances in the High Court where both were disputing actions by the Victorian government in respect to poker machine rights (which were lost to pubs and clubs). …Read More..

Fence jumpers…the four legged kind

Fence jumpers…the four legged kind

LAST Sunday afternoon at the Sandown provincial-class meeting, a greyhound named Supreme Deal exited box two in the last race. The Where’s Pedro x Supreme Vision fawn dog was having his fourth start at Sandown, and his 44th overall. The …Read More..

Talking Breeding: Latest Starburst Suzie litter nine strong

Barcia Bale

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending October 11, 2015 starts with a nice litter of nine pups registered by Cranebrook breeder, Stuart Barron, by Barcia Bale (March 2010 Go Wild Teddy …Read More..

Careful work required to improve greyhound racing

Careful work required to improve greyhound racing

“REPORTS of my death have been greatly exaggerated” – Mark Twain. (Actually a small misquotation, according to the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, which claims that the New York Journal of 2 June 1897 wrote “The report of my death was …Read More..

 

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