ZAMBORA Brockie has been retired to stud following his third placing in a heat of the Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) at The Meadows on Saturday night. Trained throughout his career by Anthony Azzopardi, Zambora Brockie faced the starter on …Read More..
PAUL Braddon will be aiming to win back-to-back editions of the Group 2 Maitland Cup (450m) next month when he makes the long drive from Cowra to the Hunter Valley with his consistent speedster Falcon’s Fury. Braddon won the showpiece …Read More..
LIGHTNING Frank has been installed as the $2.25 favourite to win next Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) at The Meadows after his scintillating heat victory over the weekend. The Matt Wright-trained greyhound speared the lids from box eight and …Read More..
FALCON’S Fury produced a sensational run to score an all-the-way victory in Saturday night’s Group 2 Cyril Rowe Cup (472m) at Bulli. Jumping from box two, the black dog went stride for stride with Pedro Cerrano (box one) in the …Read More..
TRIP To Eden capped off a fantastic night for Jason Thompson at The Meadows on Saturday, claiming the third and final heat of the Group 1 Super Stayers (725m). When the lids flew open, NSW stayer Melissa’s Pride (box eight) …Read More..
SNUG and Scipio Africanus will be the sentimental favourites to win Saturday night’s Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden (520m) at Ipswich, with both greyhounds owned by respected conditioner Barry Dull. Dull handed over the training reins of Scipio Africanus …Read More..
WANGARRATA trainer Phillip Clark will experience a career highlight this Saturday when his promising sprinter Set Point lines up in the opening heat of the Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) at The Meadows. Despite being involved in the industry for …Read More..
BRUCE Fletcher says El Magnifico is firing on all cylinders ahead of contesting Saturday night’s Group 2 Cyril Rowe Cup (472m) at Bulli. The black powerhouse will jump from box three in the $40,000 feature following on from his dominant …Read More..
ROSEDALE trainer Paul Andrews has been banned from greyhound racing for a decade after being found guilty of a string of offences, including assaulting a steward at his property in August 2015. All up, Andrews was charged with five rule …Read More..
BEN Rawlings is confident his promising stayer Bogie Bekim will improve on his fifth in the Zoom Top, heading into the heats of the Group 1 Super Stayers (725m) at The Meadows on Saturday night. The South Australian trainer achieved …Read More..
LIGHTNING Frank will go into this Saturday’s Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) heats as one of the leading series contenders following a sensational display in last weekend’s Group 1 Temlee at The Meadows. The black dog was sent to the traps …Read More..
PROMINENT Victorian conditioner Geoff Collins has labelled Greyhound Racing Victoria’s decision to introduce the finish-on style lure as ‘pointless’ unless the authority body abolishes the traditional catching pen. GRV announced that the ‘hoop’ arm lure system will be deployed at …Read More..
WHEN David Pringle took star broodbitch Fancy Jaffa to his underrated sire Buck Fever, there were plenty of knockers who were quick to tell the Clergate breeder that he had made a massive mistake. However, those critics were silenced once …Read More..
LEADING trainer Rob Britton says he will tackle the upcoming Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) at The Meadows before embarking on a staying campaign with his classy bitch Fanta Bale. The black bitch showed plenty of tenacity to win the …Read More..
RATHER Dapper stamped himself as the one to beat in next Saturday’s Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden (520m) at Ipswich after a dominant win in his semi-final of the series on the weekend. Jumping from box eight in the …Read More..
INJURY plagued sprinter El Magnifico returned to the track in brilliant style on Saturday night, winning the opening heat of the Group 2 Cyril Rowe Cup (472m) at Bulli. The Julie Fletcher-trained dog was sent to the boxes as the …Read More..
LIGHTNING Frank has upstaged the best sprinters in the country to take out the Group 1 Temlee (525m) at The Meadows on Saturday night. Spearing the lids from box seven, the Matt Wright-trained dog strode straight to the early lead, …Read More..
FANTA Bale scored her second group 1 triumph with a tenacious victory in Saturday night’s Group 1 Rookie Rebel (600m) at The Meadows. The black bitch missed the start slightly but showed excellent dash to rail through and take the …Read More..
BURN One Down broke through for his first group 1 triumph on Saturday night when claiming the invitation-only Zoom Top (725m) at The Meadows. Stepping from box two as the $1.45 favourite, the black dog found interference in the early …Read More..
LABOR heavyweights Luke Foley and Michael Daley have slammed the government following the release of the NSW Greyhound Industry Reform Panel’s report. Speaking on Thursday, the NSW Opposition Leader and his deputy praised the report itself, but said it has …Read More..
THE Australian Cup carnival is set to commence in fine style on Saturday night with three group 1 events at The Meadows. The Temlee (525m), Rookie Rebel (600m) and Zoom Top (725m) will each see a quality crew of greyhounds …Read More..
SHOOTERS, Fishers and Farmers Party MLC Robert Borsak has has fired back at claims made by Racing NSW CEO Peter V’landys in The Daily Telegraph. The thoroughbred boss said the government had assured him it would not be altering the …Read More..
GREYHOUND racing faces colossal changes to structure, animal welfare and licensing following recommendations handed down in the final report by the NSW Greyhound Industry Reform Panel. The 82-page document made 122 recommendations focusing on the separation of the commercial and …Read More..
NSW Greyhound Breeders, Owners and Trainers’ Association Chief Executive Brenton Scott says the industry has a viable future in the state, after the release of the NSW Greyhound Industry Reform Panel’s report on Thursday. The Panel, led by former Premier …Read More..
New South Wales participants are waiting with trepidation to find out the future direction of the sport as the Greyhound Industry Reform Panel prepares to publicly unveil its report handed down to the NSW government. The panel, led by Morris …Read More..
PROMINENT central west trainer Jeanette Foley has been slapped with an interim suspension by Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) after one of her greyhounds returned a positive urine sample to amphetamine and benzoylecgonine. Benzoylecgonine is the main metabolite of cocaine, whilst …Read More..
PANTERA Nera will make the voyage home to Victoria on Tuesday after scoring a sensational victory in the Group 2 Launceston Cup (515m) on Monday night. Jumping from box two, the Gavin Burke-trained dog exploded from the traps, leading by …Read More..
PROMINENT Northern Rivers trainer Sonia Kempshall does not believe the introduction of six-dog fields will have an impact on reducing the injury rate within greyhound racing. Kempshall’s stance comes after Greyhound Racing NSW (GRNSW) announced it would be trialling the …Read More..
TALENTED Victorian sprinter Crackerjack Choc will be aimed at the heats of the Group 1 Australian Cup (525m) at The Meadows on February 25 after a terrific win in Saturday night’s Group 2 Cranbourne Cup (520m). Jumping from box two, …Read More..
In a triumph for common sense and good law, charges have been withdrawn against five Victorian trainers accused of administering the prohibited substance arsenic and breaching Greyhound Australasia Rule (GAR) 83 (1A) and 83 (2)(3). The recent request by the …Read More..