ALL eyes will be on Sandown Park this Friday night with eight heats of Australia’s richest greyhound race, the $600,000 Melbourne Cup. The series is set to be the swan song for champion sprinter Fernando Bale which will be aiming …Read More..
THE greyhound racing spring carnival continues this Friday night with the running of the Group 2 Shootout at Sandown Park. Run over the 515 metre sprint, the race will see four of Australia’s top chasers go head to head in …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..
Dalgetty is all the rage to take out this Friday’s Group 2 Geelong Cup on the back of his slick 25.32 heat victory last week. Trained by leading mentor Jason Thompson, the son of Stagger and Rockin’ Along has drawn …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..
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..
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..
VICTORIA’S domination of feature races looks set to continue this Thursday night, with the Garden State boasting six of the eight finalists in the Group 3 South Australian Derby at Angle Park. One of those greyhounds is the exciting youngster …Read More..
LEADING conditioner Robert Britton is confident that his comeback stars will shine this week in the heats of the Victorian Sprint and Distance Championships. Britton has dual Group 1 winner Above All, $2.80 with Bet365, engaged in a heat of …Read More..
CHAMPION sprinter Fernando Bale will be aiming to bounce back from his last start defeat when he jumps from box two in Saturday night’s Group 1 Maturity Classic at The Meadows. The son of Kelsos Fusileer and Chloe Allen went …Read More..
KEL Greenough will have two chances to claim back-to-back Bendigo Cups on Friday night, but the Pearcedale mentor concedes it may be mission impossible up against the freakish Fernando Bale. Greenough, who won the 2014 feature with Paw Licking, prepares …Read More..
STAR Anakie trainer Andrea Dailly will fancy her chances in Saturday night’s Group 1 Peter Mosman Classic at Wentworth Park. Some are calling her prized sprinter Fernando Bale the best greyhound of all time as he shoots for 13 wins …Read More..
THE greyhound racing spotlight will shine on Cannington this Saturday night with the final of the Group 2 WA Derby and four heats of the Group 2 WA Oaks. The Derby has attracted a high quality field, with boom youngster …Read More..
NAMED after two of the most prominent Chairmans of the Sandown Greyhound Racing Club, Henry Harrison and Geoff Dawson, the Harrison-Dawson will be run as a Group 1 event for the first time in 2015 when the lids fly open …Read More..
THE final of the Group 2 Warrnambool Cup will be run on Wednesday evening, with this year’s edition featuring a stunning field of sprinters. In an extremely open market, three time Group winner Dyna Villa is the $3.60 favourite with …Read More..
THURSDAY’s Albion Park meeting will see the running of the 2015 Group 2 Queensland Derby with dual Group 1 winner Dyna Villa looking the one to beat from box two. The son of Collision and Roxio Bale has been ultra-consistent …Read More..
Best bookmakers to bet on the Silver Chief Classic The race is named after the mighty greyhound Silver Chief which was whelped in 1936 and won the prestigious Waterloo Cup in 1939. Silver Chief was renowned on the speed coursing …Read More..
THE stage is set for a superb showdown between some of the sport’s most sensational stars, with the running of the Group 1 Golden Easter Egg this Saturday night at Wentworth Park. After three rounds of gruelling competition, just eight …Read More..
Why are Group 1 races the best to bet on? Group 1 races showcase the best product the industry has — proven, fast, tenacious performers that punters can invest their hard-earned coin on. In addition to this, Group 1 races …Read More..
THIS Saturday night, Wentworth Park will host 10 heats of the 2015 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg. The top three from each heat plus the two fastest fourths will progress through to next week’s semi-finals before the $250,000 to-the-winner decider …Read More..
THE Group 1 Temlee will be run and won at The Meadows on Saturday night and promises to be an exciting and enticing affair, despite the current furore that surrounds greyhound racing. Zipping Willow has been withdrawn, giving the first …Read More..
WHILE the spotlight will be on Wentworth Park and Cannington tonight, there are still 12 fantastic races on offer for punters at The Meadows with some talented chasers engaged throughout the meeting. Best Bet: Race 12: Tiggerlong Fox Best Roughie: …Read More..
CANNINGTON will be in the spotlight late on Saturday night with seven heats of the Group 1 Perth Cup and two heats of the Group 1 Galaxy taking centre stage. Both races have attracted some star greyhounds from right across …Read More..
Fifty-three invitations have been sent out for the three Group 1 races on February 21: the Temlee (525m), Rookie Rebel (600m) and Zoom Top (725m), all of which will be run and won at The Meadows. Twenty-six greyhounds have been …Read More..
VICTORIA’S recent decision to dump the use of Non-Penalty racing at Melbourne’s secondary meetings each week may be returning dividends. At the very least it shows up the oddball nature of the decade old NP habit. A better class of …Read More..
Some of the best greyhounds in the nation have ventured to Wentworth Park for the Group One Paws of Thunder series in pursuit of the $100,000 first prize. The final will be run on Saturday night and, although many stars …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..
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..