Dual Group One winner Buckle Up Wes has been retired after dropping a back muscle in a heat of Saturday night’s Paws of Thunder at Wentworth Park. Trainer Ted Medhurst confirmed his kennel star’s retirement on Sunday, but said the …Read More..
It was somewhat of a changing of the guard on Saturday night at Wentworth Park, with the eight heats of the Group One Paws of Thunder throwing up several upsets and some heartbreak, before next weekend’s final. The first heat …Read More..
EVERYTHING is set for a massive night of racing at Wentworth Park tonight with eight heats of the Group One Paws of Thunder. Best Bet: Race 2: Chica Destacada Race 6: Space Star Best Value: Race 4: Mullaway Quaddie: Leg …Read More..
LONDONDERRY trainer Anthony Azzopardi hopes his talented team of chasers can represent the locals well when they contest Saturday night’s heats of the Group One Paws Of Thunder at Wentworth Park. Azzopardi will have four runners on a night where …Read More..
Greyhound Box Draw For Wentworth Park – Saturday, 10 January 2015 Race No. 1Ladbrokes Paws Of Thunder H7:28 PM NG event over 520 metres at Wentworth park Of $7,775 Prizemoney. 1st: $5,450 2nd: $1,550 3rd: $775. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1ELLA HAS CLASS622129.68Dean …Read More..
While most of the nation’s top class chasers have headed to Wentworth Park for Saturday’s Paws of Thunder heats, there is still some nice dogs engaged at Sandown Park tonight. Best Bet: Race 9: Quasi Bale Best Roughie: Race 11: …Read More..
Thirlmere trainer Mark Gatt has big plans for last Friday night’s Group Two Gosford Gold Cup winner Ritza Hattie before she begins a new career as a mum. Gatt is targeting three major races for his superstar chaser this year. …Read More..
Former Kiwi chaser Above All has put in a breathtaking performance to claim tonight’s Group One Silver Chief Classic at The Meadows. Trained by Robert Britton, the son of Magic Sprite and Kara Janx began fairly from box five, overcoming …Read More..
THERE is 10 races being run in the Harbour City tonight with hopefully plenty of winners to fill your betting accounts. Best Bet: Race 10: Dragon Emgrand Best Value: Race 2: Devine Frosti Quaddie: Leg 1: 1,3,4,6 – Leg 2: …Read More..
VIOLET Town trainer Michael Carter is hoping his promising sprinter Midnight Flynn can cause an upset this Saturday night when he contests the Group One Silver Chief Classic at The Meadows. Rated a $23 chance, Midnight Flynn goes into the …Read More..
Greyhound Box Draw For Wentworth Park – Saturday, 3 January 2015 Race No. 1Whippet Snippet Cup Stakes7:30 PM 5 event over 520 metres at Wentworth park Of $6,205 Prizemoney. 1st: $4,350 2nd: $1,235 3rd: $620. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1MISSISSIPPI GIRL411231.28Troy Provost 2BLACK …Read More..
GROUP One National Futurity winner Rue De Kahn is flying under the radar this week, as she prepares to step out in her fifth group race final in the past twelve months. Her Vineyard trainer Dean Swain was elated with …Read More..
Another cracking night of chasing in the Harbour City, hopefully there are a few winners around. Best Bet: Race 4: let It Develop Best Value: Race 5: Pierro Kade Quaddie: Leg 1: 1,2,6,8 – Leg 2: 2 – Leg 3: …Read More..
Greyhound Box Draw For Wentworth Park – Saturday, 27 December 2014 Race No. 1Wentworthpark.com.au Stakes7:27 PM 4/5 event over 520 metres at Wentworth park Of $6,670 Prizemoney. 1st: $4,650 2nd: $1,350 3rd: $670. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1KING COBBER147529.60Neville Brown 2MAGIC DREAM234329.84Jodie Lord …Read More..
While most of the attention will focus on The Meadows tonight, we should still have a top night of racing in the Harbour City. Best Bet: Race 10: Miss Dover Best Value: Race 3: Eton Gold Quaddie: Leg 1: 7 …Read More..
Greyhound Box Draw For Wentworth Park – Saturday, 20 December 2014 Race No. 1Luke Zorzi Birthday Classic Stak…7:28 PM 5 event over 520 metres at Wentworth park Of $6,205 Prizemoney. 1st: $4,350 2nd: $1,235 3rd: $620. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1INTERROGATED643329.83Michelle Shambler 2SMOOTH …Read More..
Keybow (7) has finally cracked his second Group One victory following a tenacious performance in tonight’s Brisbane Cup at Albion Park. Stepping a touch slow from box seven, the son of Take The Kitty and Key Exit was given a …Read More..
December 3 Champion stayer Rose Moss took out the second running of the Summer Cup (800 yards at Harold Park), in 1966, defeating Carbon Lass by two and a half lengths with Werombi Girl third. Werombi Girl had run third …Read More..
November 19 A crowd estimated at 16,000 attended Harold Park in 1949, creating a new record for attendance at a greyhound meeting in Australia. They saw a dead-heat in one event and Pretty Secret equal the 800 yards (732 metres) …Read More..
We always hear when the champions of the track retire after the curtains close on their dazzling careers on the Group racing stage. However, it is not to often we get to recognise and applaud the careers of the iron …Read More..
When it comes to Tasmanian chasers, the victory of Buckle Up Wes in the Topgun, combined with his success earlier this year in the Australian Cup, arguably makes a case for him to be called the best sprinter to have …Read More..
Earlier this year there was no better sprinting bitch Australia wide than Iona Seven. The daughter of Swift Fancy and Iona Habit was on her way to group one glory in the Paws Of Thunder and had the world at …Read More..
October 8 Osti’s Style raced away to score by just over two lengths from Anthem and Railway Road in the 1994 final of the Canberra Cup. Osti’s Style overcame box five and ran a fast 30.68 for the 530 metres …Read More..
OCTOBER 1 NSW sprinter Winifred Bale defeated fellow NSW finalist Bindall’s Hope by four length to take out the 1983 National Sprint Championship, run over 457 metres at Harold Park. Lord Tegimi, the Queensland finalist, was five lengths away third. …Read More..
In a picturesque town, approximately 28km north of Townsville, resides a greyhound trainer and his Group Three Townsville Cup finalist. Bluewater resident Michael Hickmott has Post Box engaged in box two in the Townsville Cup final on Tuesday night and …Read More..
Greyhound Racing NSW Stewards concluded an inquiry on Thursday, 10 July into analyst’s reports that the urine sample taken from Manyana Groper after that greyhound won the Sportingbet Paws Of Thunder Heat (520m), the fourth race of the Wentworth Park …Read More..
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..
APRIL 2nd Farrago, who would later go on to become one of the best all-distance greyhounds of his time, won his maiden over 370 yards (338 metres) at Broken Hill in 1949 at the age of 17 months. It was …Read More..
In the pantheon of greyhound racing’s superstars there is just one name, almost Bradman-like if one is seeking sporting comparisons, standing practically head and shoulders above the rest. That greyhound is Zoom Top. A cold and calculated look at Zoom …Read More..