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History is against Fernando Bale in the 2015 Melbourne Cup

History is against Fernando Bale in the 2015 Melbourne Cup

THIS Friday night we will likely see the last racetrack appearance of the great Fernando Bale. In what has been a dreadful year for the sport (admittedly one it has brought upon itself in so many ways), Fernando Bale has …Read More..

2015 Group 1 Melbourne Cup heats – every runners chances analysed

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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..

2015 Group 2 Shootout – free tips and best bookmaker odds

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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..

Sweet It Is and Fernando Bale – a match made in breeding heaven?

Sweet It Is and Fernando Bale – a match made in breeding heaven?

BRADEN Finn has revealed that his superstar staying bitch Sweet It Is could be mated to phenomenal sprinter Fernando Bale when the curtain finally closes on her stellar racing career. The daughter of Mogambo and Off Springer took her prize …Read More..

Fernando Bale channels Rapid Journey in 2015 Topgun victory

Fernando Bale channels Rapid Journey in 2015 Topgun victory

FERNANDO Bale’s sensational, yet oh-so-close, victory in the Topgun, after leading all the way from box one, looked almost like a re-run of the 1998 Topgun, taken out in almost similar fashion by the great Rapid Journey. Fernando Bale maintained …Read More..

2015 Topgun and Stayers Topgun – free tips, odds & bookmakers

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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..

Keybow set to retire following 2015 Group 1 Topgun

Keybow set to retire following 2015 Group 1 Topgun

DUAL Group 1 winner Keybow will face the starter for the final time when he lines up in Saturday night’s Group 1 Topgun at The Meadows. 

 Trained by Tony Brett, the decision has been made to retire Keybow after …Read More..

Saturday, 24 October 2015

Saturday, 24 October 2015

Greyhound Box Draw For The Meadows – Saturday, 24 October 2015 Race No. 1Sky Racing (handicap)6:55 PM (VIC time) Handicap event over 725 metres at The meadows Of $10,285 Prizemoney. 1st: $7,200 2nd: $2,060 3rd: $1,025. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1TRIBAL FAITH -8m …Read More..

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Wednesday, 21 October 2015

Greyhound Box Draw For Wentworth Park – Wednesday, 21 October 2015 Race No. 1Wentworthpark.com.au Stakes7:08 PM 5 event over 520 metres at Wentworth park Of $4,157 Prizemoney. 1st: $3,168 2nd: $672 3rd: $317. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1MAGIC LACEX11731.06Doreen Drynan 2WINSOME ALLY5284NBTTodd Barnes …Read More..

Geelong Cup heats – two sparkle, six don’t

Geelong Cup heats – two sparkle, six don’t

OF course, everyone knows that jumping in front is the way to win greyhound races. But shouldn’t the others be able to have a crack, too? Besides, the spectacle of a big galloper thundering home is loved by all. Those …Read More..

Two milestones, 17 years apart

Two milestones, 17 years apart

THE thrilling victory by Fernando Bale in the Adelaide Cup was not just a sight to behold in terms of the sensational qualities of this racing phenomenon, but the reaction of the crowd from start to finish made for a …Read More..

Fernando Bale breaks $1 million mark, set for Topgun penultimate

Fernando Bale breaks $1 million mark, set for Topgun penultimate

CHAMPION sprinter Fernando Bale will have an easy fortnight before tackling the Group 1 Topgun at The Meadows on October 24. Trained by Andrea Dailly, the white and dark brindle superstar demolished a quality line-up in the Group 1 Adelaide …Read More..

Fernando Bale’s amazing Group box record

Fernando Bale’s amazing Group box record

WIN, lose or draw in this year’s Adelaide Cup final, Fernando Bale already owns a unique Group-level racing record. He has won six Group 1 events, two Group 2 races and one Group 3 in his 37-start career so far, …Read More..

Adelaide Cup to make Fernando the first million dollar greyhound

Adelaide Cup to make Fernando the first million dollar greyhound

FERNANDO Bale will become the first greyhound in the history of the sport to break the elusive $1 million mark if he is able to score in Friday’s Group 1 Adelaide Cup at Angle Park. Trained by Andrea Dailly, the …Read More..

2015 Group 3 Gold Coast Cup – free tips and best bookmaker odds

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DUAL Group 1 winner Keybow is the $2.50 favourite to take out this Thursday’s Group 3 Gold Coast Cup at Albion Park, following on from his emphatic 29.88 heat victory last Thursday. Starting from box one, the son of Take …Read More..

Tony Brett hopes Keybow can lock away spot in Topgun 2015

Tony Brett hopes Keybow can lock away spot in Topgun 2015

CHAMPION trainer Tony Brett is hopeful his star sprinter Keybow will be able to confirm his spot in this month’s Group 1 Topgun when he contests the Group 3 Gold Coast Cup at Albion Park on Thursday night. The son …Read More..

What you may have missed: Brad Hill Billy seizes Bob Payne

What you may have missed: Brad Hill Billy seizes Bob Payne

BRAD Hilly Billy finally broke through for his maiden Group race triumph on the mainland with a tenacious performance in Saturday night’s Group 2 Bob Payne Spring Sprint (520m). Despite a slow beginning, the son of Kinloch Brae and Breakeven …Read More..

Tony Brett aiming for fifth consecutive Group 1 Winter Cup win

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TONY Brett will be aiming for an unprecedented fifth straight success in Thursday night’s Group 1 Winter Cup at Albion Park when he puts the collar on the two veterans in the race, Keybow (box three) and Flash Reality (box …Read More..

2015 Group 3 Richmond Oaks – free selections, odds and comments

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THE greyhound racing spotlight will shine on Richmond this Saturday night with the Londonderry track hosting the final of the Group 3 Richmond Oaks over 535 metres. Open for bitches only, Star Torana (box one) and Rue De Kahn (box …Read More..

2015 Group 1 Harrison Dawson – free tips, comments & preview

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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 Australian prize money record and the Golden Easter Egg

The Australian prize money record and the Golden Easter Egg

OF THE last seven greyhounds who were either the Australian prize money record holders or went on to become such, only two (Miata- a stayer- and, strangely, Flying Amy) have not contested the Golden Easter Egg series. Of the other …Read More..

Betting on group 1 greyhound races

Betting on group 1 greyhound races

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..

Zipping Willow retired

Zipping Willow retired

ZIPPING Willow has been officially retired after finishing seventh in a heat of the Group 1 Golden Easter Egg at Wentworth Park on Saturday night. Trained by Jason Mackay, the daughter of Goodesy and Sirocco Lass was having her first …Read More..

The boys have it…for now

The boys have it…for now

WHEN searching for the potential winner of the Golden Easter Egg, the recent history of the event suggests putting a line through the female contenders, unless they happen to be truly exceptional. Seven of the last eight Egg finals have …Read More..

2015 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg, odds, tips & comments

2015 Group 1 Golden Easter Egg, odds, tips & comments

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..

We will tell you what’s good for you

We will tell you what’s good for you

I QUOTED billionaire Warren Buffet the other day when he warned about “arrogance, bureaucracy and complacency” in business. Here’s one reason why I did that. Welcome to the new, updated Tabcorp racing website. It arrived without warning on the morning …Read More..

Fields Announced for 2015 Temlee, Rookie Rebel and Zoom Top

Fields Announced for 2015 Temlee, Rookie Rebel and Zoom Top

THE final fields have been announced for three of Australia’s most prestigious invitation-only greyhound races: the Temlee, the Rookie Rebel and the Zoom Top. Each race holds Group 1 status and will be run and won at The Meadows on …Read More..

When the Rapid Journey Show rolled through the 1998 Perth Cup

When the Rapid Journey Show rolled through the 1998 Perth Cup

1998 will always be the year which will be remembered as being dominated by the mighty NSW sprinter Rapid Journey. The fabulous red brindle son of Amerigo Man and Miss Courtney had commenced 1998 in tremendous form for his owner-trainer …Read More..

On Coin back in the hunt for big dollars in 2015 Perth Cup

On Coin back in the hunt for big dollars in 2015 Perth Cup

DESPITE being drawn in an incredibly tough race, grand campaigner On Coin will have plenty of supporters for his heat of the Group 1 Perth Cup at Cannington on Saturday night. John Crossley’s ultra-consistent greyhound will exit box one in …Read More..

Finalists announced for 2014 Victorian Greyhound of the Year

Finalists announced for 2014 Victorian Greyhound of the Year

Six superb finalists have been announced for the 2014 Victorian Greyhound of the Year with the winner to be announced on Friday, February 20. Three sprinters and three stayers make up the numbers for the prestigious title and, between the …Read More..

 

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