New South Wales GHRRA Stewards have announced their intention to hold an inquiry in to the circumstances surrounding the nomination and subsequent scratching of greyhounds from two seperate meetings at Richmond in April.
Those kennel inspections were prompted by the nominations of four seperate greyhounds for middle distance and staying events at Richmond on the 13th April 2009 and 24th April 2009.
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Last nights night in a row and we are now showing a 9% ROI at for a nice profit of over $4000.consolidated this weeks efforts and was our third winning
Tonightâ€™s Golden Easter Egg Preview and our greyhound below from The Meadows and Cannington. Before we get to those though, lest recap out betting advice for tonightâ€™s tracks.
Continue reading Greyhound Racing Tips For Saturday 18th April 2009
The curtain comes down tonight of the 2009 Golden Easter Egg Carnical but not before Wentworth Park will host one of the biggest crowds ever seen at the Glebe circuit, with a sensational night of , crowned by the best greyhound race seen for more than a decade, the 2009 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg.
The tantalising clash between Miss Elly Mint and El Galo has been given greater importance as Seona Hood and Jason Thompson have annouced their intention to retire El Galo to stud after tonight’s race, should he win the $150,000 to the winner race. That talk has intensified as they have given indications that not onyl will he go to stud, but his stud service price will be an amazing $3,300 per serve. That price is the equal of his own sire, Where’s Pedro who is already proven as sire; and will be a record for a debut sire.
Of course El Galo’s sire price is not the only record on the line tonight. Should he win El Galo will create a new all time stakes record for a greyhound of $622,590, shooting past Rapid Journey’s current record of $530,995. Miss Elly Mint is aiming to add to her stellar record and claim win number 22 from her last 23 starts, Joanne Monelli is attempting for WA’s first win in Australia’s premier event, and both Joanne Monelli and Spiral Glory are trying to finish better than third to be the best performed progeny from an import sire in the Golden Easter Egg’s 19 year history.
Continue reading Golden Easter Egg Carnival Final Night Preview & Tips
Just the 2 winners yesterday, and if Bob Geldof and The Boomtown Rats had’ve been greyhound punters they wouldn’t have needed a mass murder as inspiration for their song, and it would’ve been called “I Don’t Like Tuesdays”.
There was no Lay of the night declared as we couldnâ€™t identify a suitable odds-on favourite that looked vulnerable enough.
Continue reading Greyhound Racing Tips For Wednesday 1st April 2009
Welcome to Saturday 28th March 2009 with tonight The Meadows (Victoria), Wentworth Park (New South Wales) and Cannington (West Australia) with 10 heats of the $150,000 to the winner 2009 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg taking centre stage at Wenworth Park.â€™s free for
We will be providing Golden Easter Egg heats, so use your melon and your best judgementnt and have dig at ‘s 2009 Golden Easter Egg pre post fixed odds market. I’m sure once you analyze each heat you’ll find some vaule to give you a good run next week in the semi-finals.for each of the
Last night’s Forty Twenty was like taking corn from a blind cockie.
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Welcome to 11th March 2009. Last nightâ€™s were to say the least a disaster, giving back a lot of the ground we’d made over the previous two nights. And while a couple of the were unlucky, it was more a case of poor fields and interference plagued racing on inferior greyhound tracks which caused the blowout.â€™s free for Wednesday
Our two winners won well, namely Burra Bye and Lochinvar Milano but both started shorter than expected. Of the beaten brigade Lochinvar Polo was desperately unlucky, getting carted off the course on more than two occassions and still running a close third, he is the only addition to the Specials.
Continue reading Greyhound Racing Tips For Wednesday 11th March 2009
Two of our losing bets were terribly unlucky not to win, and we can follow up on Special Sign at Albion Park off an inside draw and Physical at Dapto with confidence. Dapto greyhound Me Boss and Albion Park greyhound Bikini Beach should be laid at all costs at future starts.
Continue reading Greyhound Racing Tips For Friday 6th March 2009
But with members of the committee and fellow volunteers lending a hand, the club didn’t have to postpone the weekends meeting and great was the way of the day.
Continue reading Kempsey Greyhounds Back Racing After Floods
The Healesville Associationâ€™s race meeting scheduled for tomorrow (Saturday 7/2/09) has been transferred to Sunday (8/2/09).
The meeting will commence at the normal starting time of 1.00pm.
Continue reading Healesville Transferred Due To Heat
The weather must be playing on the minds of those at GRV HQ as only minutes after we published our observations on their leadership with regard to greyhound racing in hot conditions, they have announced that today’s Traralgon Clubâ€™s twilight race meeting has been cancelled.
Today’s Wangaratta meeting has gone ahead though with temps in the 35C’s and rising rapidly.
Continue reading GRV Respond To Heat & Cancel Traralgon
In contrast to the GRSA who have given clear and early advice of meeting cancellations due to extreme heat, the GRV have clearly failed to deliver the same kind of leadership on an issue which cuts to the heart of Animal Welfare in the greyhound industry.
While cancellations have been the norm in the thoroughbred codes for the past few days, and GRSA have cancelled three meetings due to temperatures being forecast to go past the 40C mark; Victoria seems to have adopted a “turnover at all costs” attitude.
Continue reading GRV Court Disaster With Non Existent Heat Policy
With the Greyhound and Harness Racing Regulatory Authority (â€śthe Authorityâ€ť) now over four years old, the GHRRA nopw feels it is an opportune time to give all industry stakeholders an update on its achievements.
The principal objectives of amalgamation were that it would deliver operating cost savings of at least $800,000 and that these savings would be delivered without compromising integrity.
Continue reading GHRRA Reflect On Four Years Of Change
The GRV have been at the forefront of most advances in online services in Australian but have recently slipped by comparison in terms of innovative offerings, with the news News South Wales will be the first to utilise the simplicity of web based communication to accept raceday scratchings.
Continue reading GHRRA First State To Offer Online Scratchings
Previously the “10 day rule” on New South Wales has only been applied to official race scratchings and greyhounds scratched from qualifying trials have been allowed to scratch without penalty.
Continue reading GHRRA Stewards To Enforce Scratching Rules On Trial Dogs
After vandals cut both the active and spare cables around the track just hours before the heats of the event were meant to take place last week, this weekâ€™s heats were carried out in unseasonably cold conditions.
Continue reading Maitland’s Future Stars Woes Continue
The updated Pre Post market for the Group 1 2008 NCA Paws Of Thunder Semi Finals has just been released and there’s been plenty of changes in the market with some impressive shorteners and one live chance who has got out in the market despite an impressive win in the heats.
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The NCA Paws Of Thunder Heats on Saturday night produced some class performances despite some fancied runners being scratched.
Continue reading Paws Of Thunder Heats All Class Despite Scratchings
BINGARAâ€™S Barb Keelan saved the best for last when her charge Whoâ€™s Harry snatched the feature Steelfarm event over 365 metres at the Armidale Greyhound meeting on Saturday.
Continue reading Keelan Bookends Armidale Feature