Growing in stature each year the Lockwood National Capital Distance Championship did not disappoint on Sunday night as 27 greyhounds fought it out over four heats to qualify for this weekâ€™s $6,000 final, which also sees the winning trainer take home a 4 berth Lockwood Dog Float.
With the quality of middle distance greyhounds competing the club was confident the 2001 Pecajoma record of 34.52 was likely to fall and punters did not have to wait long with Jodie Gilbert trained Bunnyâ€™s Reward stepping to the plate in the first heat and recording 34.40.
With the vacant box to her outside it was made to look easy for the Bombastic Shiraz x Dusty Bunny red fawn bitch winning 11 ÂĽ lengths from Cyclone babe Canberra greyhound Whit It Up coming in third by a head.
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Welcome to Australian Racing Greyhoundâ€™s free Greyhound Racingfor Thursday 25th June 2009 with tonight from Sandown Park (Victoria), Dapto (New South Wales), Albion Park (Queensland), Angle Park (South Australia) and Mandurah (West Australia).
It doesn’t get much better than this with Greyhound Racing coming our way from the Group 1 Laurels Final for the young females, the final of the Group 2 McKenna Memorial and the final of the Group 3 Queensland Cup at Albion Park
Despite the scartching of Ashby Rose and the inclusion of group clas bitch Brislane back in to the Laurels field, Nova Surf who is three time group placegetter is a clas aboce the field and will go around odds on despite an injury scare.
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Top performer Santino Marella is sure to head into Thursday nightâ€™s Group 3 Big Dog Queensland Cup at Albion Park as favourite after drawing box two in the final.
The Stephen Rolf-trained, Surf Lorian-dog dominated his heat winning by almost six lengths and in a blistering time of 34.97.
Jumping from box two tonight, the classy middle-distance runner only made the step up to 600m for the first time last week, and will be looking to take the $15,000 winnerâ€™s cheque in only his second start.
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Welcome to Australian Racing Greyhoundâ€™s free Greyhound Racingfor Thursday 18th June 2009 with tonight from Sandown Park (Victoria), Dapto (New South Wales), Albion Park (Queensland), Angle Park (South Australia) and Mandurah (West Australia).
Some fantastic Greyhound Racing coming our way tonight with the semi finals of the Group 1 Laurels for the young females, heats of the Group 2 McKenna Memorial and, in our opinion, the best Group 2 Queensland Derby final seen for decades as well as the Group 3 Queensland Cup heats at Albion Park.
The scratching of Setanta from the Queensland Derby final has only strengthened to quality of the field with Fedex gaining the run from first reserve. Should be a great race and if you only do one thing tonight be sure to tune in at 9:10pm for what should be one of the best races you’ll see this year.
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The bookies will have trouble deciding opening prices this Thursday night at Albion Park for the running of the 36th Group Two Queensland Derby.
The exciting heats last week produced a multitude of potential winners, and the box draw has evened the $38,000 race considerably.
To make doing the form more difficult, Setanta has been scratched from the race, which makes way for Group One Maturity winner Fedex to fill the box five vacancy and confirm the best Queensland Derby field in years.
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Welcome to Australian Racing Greyhoundâ€™s free Greyhound Racingfor Monday 1st June 2009 with tonight from Cranbourne (Victoria), Wentworth Park (New South Wales), Albion Park (Queensland) and Angle Park (New South Wales).
Saturday night’swere a little off, especially with the wet track at Wentworth Park, throwing up all sorts of results, and even The Meadows continuing the odd runof rough results from Victoria’s two main metropolitan tracks.
That said we managed to find more than a few winners including Royal Nelson who was ideally boxed and performed accordingly, going past the post first for $6+ collect for our followers.
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Welcome to Australian Racing Greyhoundâ€™s free Greyhound Racingfor Saturday 18th April 2009 with tonight from The Meadows (Victoria), Wentworth Park (New South Wales) and Cannington (West Australia).
Last nightsconsolidated this weeks efforts and was our third winning night in a row and we are now showing a 9% ROI at Betfair for a nice profit of over $4000.
Sportsbet have released the only pre post greyhound betting market for the 2009 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg. Not surprisingly Sportsbet assessors have installed El Galo as a dominant $4.00 favourite.
The only other runner under double figures if 2008 National Distance Champion and 2008 Sandown Shootout winner Mantra Lad at $7.50. New South Wales glamour sprinter Miss Elly Mint, who is coming in to the series on the back of three consecutive track records, is third elect at $10.00
Recent Australian and Horsham Cup winner and last start Cannington Track Record runner Velocette is posted at $15.00, and Wentworth Park track specialist Eluthra is on the same line at $17.00.
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Digital Magic produced a similar effort to win the Nexia and Company National Futurity Final (515m), also worth $50,000 to the winner, as group 1 racing made its debut in the Hunter.
Owner Alan Mottershead labelled trainer Mick Abbott a genius after Digital Magic scorched an all-the-way win.
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