Queensland Racing

Rather Dapper the one to beat in Vince Curry Memorial Maiden

Ipswich greyhounds

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..


Tony Brett duo claim time honours in Vince Curry heats

Ipswich greyhounds

CHAMPION Queensland conditioner Tony Brett unveiled a couple of exciting youngsters on Saturday night in the heats of the Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden (520m) at Ipswich. One of those, Matthew Terrance, a son of Kiowa Mon Manny and …Read More..


Full steam ahead for Cyndie’s Magic towards Rookie Rebel

Cyndie's Magic

QUEENSLAND conditioner Bill Elson is optimistic of his chances of taking out next Saturday’s Group 1 Rookie Rebel (600m) at The Meadows with his brilliant greyhound, Cyndie’s Magic. The daughter of Magic Sprite and Regal Silver is one of eight …Read More..


Cyndie’s Magic shines in Group 3 QLD Cup

Cyndie's Magic

CYNDIE’S Magic asserted her authority as the best greyhound in the Sunshine State with an emphatic display in Thursday night’s Group 3 Queensland Cup at Albion Park. The black bitch (pictured winning her heat) was only fairly away from box …Read More..


Logan greyhound track plans officially scrapped

Thirty Talks & Zabdon Ferrari

QUEENSLAND greyhound racing has been dealt a blow with plans for a new track in the south of Brisbane canned. The 10 hectare block at Slacks Creek in Logan has now been promised to local council for redevelopment, with $6.6 …Read More..


Brett on cloud nine after landing Brisbane Cup quinella

Thirty Talks & Zabdon Ferrari

LEADING Queensland conditioner Tony Brett couldn’t wipe the smile off his face after landing the quinella in the Group 1 Brisbane Cup (520m) at Albion Park on Friday night. The thrilling decider saw powerhouse performer Thirty Talks (box three) defeat …Read More..


Thirty Talks wins Group 1 Brisbane Cup

Thirty Talks wins Group 1 Brisbane Cup

THIRTY Talks scored the biggest win of his career on Friday night, taking out the Group 1 Brisbane Cup (520m) at Albion Park. Starting from box three, the brindle dog was cleanly away and got plenty of room to move …Read More..


Nelson feeling the nerves ahead of Group 1 Brisbane Cup

Nelson feeling the nerves ahead of Group 1 Brisbane Cup

DESPITE being the rank outsider of the field, Queensland trainer Richard Nelson has admitted to feeling the pressure ahead of this Friday’s Group 1 Brisbane Cup (520m) at Albion Park with the ultra-consistent Not Like Tommy. Rated a $34 shot …Read More..


Brisbane Cup 1979 – Acclaim Star stars at the GABBA

Acclaim Star

On the eve of the 2016 G1 Brisbane Cup, Australian Racing Greyhound takes a look back to 1979 when the race was won by arguably one if its finest champions, Acclaim Star. The Bill Fletcher trained $1.25 favourite was coming …Read More..


Outside Pass the favourite to win 2016 Brisbane Cup

Outside Pass

OUTSIDE Pass is the fastest qualifier heading into next week’s Group 1 Brisbane Cup (520m) after a sensational 29.61 victory at Albion Park on Thursday night. Stepping from box three in the final heat of the night, the daughter of …Read More..


Tripum on track for Group 1 Brisbane Cup series at Albion Park

Tripum winning Melbourne Cup heat

DARREN Russell is hoping his brilliant speedster Tripum can maintain his excellent run of form heading into Thursday night’s Group 1 Brisbane Cup heats at Albion Park. The blue brindle dog comes into the series following a two-week break since …Read More..


Thirty Talks primed for Brisbane Cup following Ipswich win

Thirty Talks & Tony Brett

SENSATIONAL Queensland sprinter Thirty Talks will be aimed at the heats of the Group 1 Brisbane Cup (520m) at Albion Park this Thursday after his stunning victory in the Group 3 Ipswich Cup (520m) on Saturday. Trained by Tony Brett, …Read More..


Brett talks of his trio in Saturday’s Group 3 Ipswich Cup

Thirty Talks & Tony Brett

TONY Brett will have a triple shot at landing the Ipswich Cup (520m) on Saturday night when the lids fly open for the group 3 feature. The leading mentor has Thirty Talks (box one), Jury (box two) and Zabdon Ferrari …Read More..


Group 3 Ipswich Cup market update and runner analysis

Group 3 Ipswich Cup market update and runner analysis

THIRTY Talks is the $1.70 favourite with Crownbet to take out Saturday night’s Group 2 Ipswich Cup final (520m) after his stunning 30.03 heat victory last weekend. Despite a moderate beginning from box five, the brindle dog was able to …Read More..


Disgraced trainer Tom Noble walks free from court

Disgraced trainer Tom Noble walks free from court

A DISGRACED former greyhound trainer has walked free from jail after being handed down a suspended sentence for his role in the live baiting scandal which shook the greyhound racing fraternity to its core. Tom Noble was at the centre …Read More..


Zabdon Ferrari motors his way to Townsville Cup glory

Zabdon Ferrari motors his way to Townsville Cup glory

ZABDON Ferrari scored the biggest win of his career on Tuesday night, taking out the Group 3 Townsville Cup over 498m. Stepping from box six as the $4.40 second favourite, the black dog was outpaced in the initial stages as …Read More..


Split Image steals time honours in Townsville Cup heats

Split Image steals time honours in Townsville Cup heats

SPLIT Image will head into next week’s Group 3 Townsville Cup final as the greyhound to beat after a dominant performance in her heat of the 498m feature on Tuesday night. Stepping from box five in the first qualifier, the …Read More..


Outside Pass heading to SA after winning QLD Sprint final

Outside Pass heading to SA after winning QLD Sprint final

TONY Apap’s Outside Pass stamped herself as the finest sprinter in the Sunshine State with an emphatic triumph in Thursday night’s Queensland Sprint final at Albion Park. The daughter of Head Bound and Tina’s Show was sent to the boxes …Read More..


Ruetschi’s trio all in the running for National Championships

Blazin' Bomber

PETER Ruetschi rates front running sprinter Sheza Keen Size as his best chance of qualifying for a group 1 National Championship in 2016. The leading Queensland conditioner has three runners engaged in the Queensland Sprint and Distance finals on Thursday …Read More..


Outside Pass dominates QLD Sprint Championship heats

Outside Pass dominates QLD Sprint Championship heats

OUTSIDE Pass stamped herself as the greyhound to beat in this year’s Queensland Sprint Championship with a stunning 29.61 display in her heat at Albion Park on Thursday night. Stepping fairly from box four, Outside Pass was able to work …Read More..


Brett chasing his fifth Winter Cup with talented littermates

Thirty Talks & Tony Brett

LEGENDARY Queensland trainer Tony Brett (pictured) will be chasing his fifth success in the Group 1 Winter Cup (520m) at Albion Park this Thursday when he contests the feature with talented siblings Thirty Talks and Split Image. However, Brett, who …Read More..


Zambora Brockie sets Albion Park alight in 2016 Winter Cup heat

Zambora Brockie

ZAMBORA Brockie (pictured) will be the dog to beat in next week’s Group 1 Winter Cup at Albion Park following his phenomenal 29.64 heat performance on Thursday night. Stepping from box two in the second of four heats, the Anthony …Read More..


Knight Sprite heads north to take Brisbane by storm

Knight Sprite heads north to take Brisbane by storm

GAYLE Masterson is hoping her ultra-consistent campaigner Knight Sprite can continue his hot run of form in Thursday night’s Group 1 Winter Cup (520m) heat at Albion Park. The NSW greyhound has been racing extremely well of late, having won …Read More..


Ring The Bell scores deserved black type victory in Superstayers

Ring The Bell scores deserved black type victory in Superstayers

GERRY O’Keeffe is planning to target further group race glory with Ring The Bell after the talented stayer scored a tough victory in the Listed Superstayers (710m) at Albion Park on Thursday night. Beginning well from box three in the …Read More..


Ring The Bell chimes in with a bold run to win 2016 Superstayers

Ring The Bell chimes in with a bold run to win 2016 Superstayers

RING The Bell has scored the biggest victory of his career, taking out the Listed Superstayers (710m) at Albion Park on Thursday night. Jumping well from box three as the $4.60 outsider in the four dog field, the brindle chaser …Read More..


O’Keeffe confident ahead of Thursday’s Superstayers Invitational

O’Keeffe confident ahead of Thursday’s Superstayers Invitational

DESPITE being the outsider of the field, Victorian trainer Gerry O’Keeffe is going into Thursday’s Listed Superstayers (710m) at Albion Park full of confidence. O’Keeffe puts the polish on Ring The Bell which has drawn box three in the four …Read More..


Bill records a fabulous win in 2016 Flying Amy Classic

Bill records a fabulous win in 2016 Flying Amy Classic

FABULOUS Bill upstaged boom pup Thirty Talks to score a gutsy win in the 2016 Listed Flying Amy Classic on Thursday night at Albion Park. Spearing out of box five, the Bill Elson-trained chaser went straight to the early lead …Read More..


My Boy Brodie scores determined win in 2016 Gold Cup

My Boy Brodie scores determined win in 2016 Gold Cup

MY Boy Brodie confirmed his status as Australia’s most improved stayer with a tenacious win in the Group 1 Gold Cup (710m) at Albion Park on Thursday night. Stepping fairly from box two, the blue fawn dog was held up …Read More..


Fabulous night for Elson with the progeny of Regal Silver

Fabulous night for Elson with the progeny of Regal Silver

QUEENSLAND trainer Bill Elson had a busy night at Albion Park on Thursday, with the progeny of his sensational brood bitch Regal Silver (Surf Lorian x Wongawillisue) showcasing just what a great producer she has been. In total, seven of …Read More..


Cyndie’s Magic the fastest qualifier for 2016 Group 1 Gold Cup

Cyndie’s Magic the fastest qualifier for 2016 Group 1 Gold Cup

CYNDIE’S Magic continued her stellar run of form on Thursday night at Albion Park, scoring a determined victory in a heat of the Group 1 Gold Cup (710m). Beginning from box six in the third of four qualifiers, the front …Read More..


 

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