The Superstayers is a listed, invitation only event run over the 710m trip at Albion Park in Queensland. The staying feature is one of the highlights of the Brisbane winter carnival and is run in June, two weeks after the …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending January 31, starts with a nice litter of nine pups by Golden Easter Egg winner, Cosmic Rumble (April 2007 Spiral Nikita* x Spiritual Rumble). Registered by …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending December 17, 2015 starts with two litters registered by Churchable breeder, Casey Dargusch, with a total of 16 pups. The first of the two litters …Read More..
FABREGAL created history on Thursday night when she became the first South Australian-trained greyhound to take out the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity (520m) at Albion Park. Starting from box one in the $47,250 to the winner feature, the black …Read More..
VEGAS Bound is the greyhound to beat in Saturday’s Group 2 Ipswich Auction series final after two dominant performances in her heat and semi-final. Rated a $2.50 shot with online bookmaker Bet365.com.au, the daughter of Head Bound and Tina’s Show …Read More..
The Wentworth Park Gold Cup is a time honoured event, held over the 720m trip in the Harbour City. With $25,000 on offer to winning connections of the final, the race generally attracts the top stayers, not only from NSW, …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending October 18, 2015 starts with a nice litter of six pups registered by Londonderry breeder, Harry Sarkis, by the US born, international stud success Kinloch …Read More..
THE Kelly Bravo-trained Secret Spell broke through for a deserved win at the highest level, leading all the way in Monday night’s Group 1 Hume Cup at The Meadows. Stepping beautifully from box two, the daughter of Bartim Bale and …Read More..
STAMPING herself as one of the greatest staying greyhounds ever seen in Australia, Sweet It Is became only the chaser to win back-to-back National Distance Championships, emulating the effort of Queensland star Boronia Blossom, which took the national title in …Read More..
THIS year’s instalment of the Group 3 Gold Cup at Wentworth Park appears to be a race in two, with the stunning performances of Space Star and Sweet It Is in last week’s heats guaranteeing an enticing final will be …Read More..
February 12 Champion local sprinter True Vintage notched her fourth consecutive win in taking out the 1988 final of the Launceston Cup by six lengths over the 502-metre trip. True Vintage would go on to win 15 races on end …Read More..
January 15 In the last Gosford Gold Cup to be run over the 485 metres trip, Lansdowne Flyer defeated I’m Groovy and Arizona Raider to take out the 2002 version. It was also the first Gosford Gold Cup to be …Read More..
The short-course speedsters will be out in force at Mandurah for the Group Three Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup over 405 metres on Friday night. With the race worth $25,000 to the winner, most of the chasers engaged have plenty of …Read More..
Last Day was the surprise victor in the Group Three Mandurah Cup on Friday night, defeating $1.20 favourite Star Recall. The Christine Robartson trained chaser rocketed out of box two to claim the lead as his own from start to …Read More..
Eight stayers will vie to become a part of over 50 years of greyhound racing history on Saturday night when the Group Three Sydney Cup is run at Wentworth Park. The test of stamina over the 720 metre trip was …Read More..
Not for the first time, a boffin is on his way to radically changing a sport. This time it’s the way tennis coaches can make use of technology to improve their charge’s tactics. The Australian reports that a USA-based Aussie, …Read More..
This year’s National Distance Championship final, of course, holds especial interest in seeing whether champion all-distance bitch Xylia Allen can break Miata’s prize money winning record. No easy task, especially given that the race is a bit of a hoodoo …Read More..
Cannington plays host to National Sprint Championship final in 2014 for only the fifth time in the history of the event. It first staged the race in 1979, when NSW champion Acclaim Star scored a brilliant win. Acclaim Star became …Read More..
In April this year talented sprinter Are Ate captured the 2014 Ipswich Puppy Auction final and pocketed a huge $40,000 for his connections. On Sunday another crop of hopefuls will go under the hammer at the Ipswich Auctions. There is …Read More..
AUGUST 20 Blythe Spirit took out the 1950 Lismore 350 yards Championship, scoring by three lengths from All Radium. The field consisted of 10 starters. Olympic Park track opened for its first meeting, in 1962. Races were conducted over 560 …Read More..
With her victory in the final of Victorian section of the National Distance Championship complete, champion all-distance bitch Xylia Allen will now take on the best of the rest of Australia and, in doing so, will be looking to emulate …Read More..
The Queensland representative for the National Distance final will be decided this Thursday night when they hold their own state final at Albion Park. The winner will earn the right to represent the Sunshine State at Cannington on August 23rd …Read More..
Queensland greyhound racing will take the first step in deciding who will represent their state at the national sprint and distance titles in August when they kick off their own state series this Thursday night at Albion Park. Two heats …Read More..
When Xylia Allen added another feature race to her list of accomplishments on Thursday night by taking out the Superstayers at Albion Park it was not in her usual front running dominating style, nor was it anything special on the …Read More..
A hand-picked, four dog shoot-out will be the highlight of racing at Albion Park On Thursday night when the listed Superstayers race takes place. The invite only event is worth $22,500 to-the-winner and is run over the staying trip of …Read More..
JUNE 18th High Earner annexed the 2009 Queensland Derby (520 metres, Albion Park), defeating Fedex by three-quarters of a length with Dashing Corsair just a head away third. On the same night as High Earner was winning the Queensland Derby, …Read More..
Australia’s Queen of the loam Xylia Allen added another Group One win to her list of achievements when she took out the Albion Park Gold Cup on Thursday night. Beginning quickly from box one, the daughter of Turanza Bale and …Read More..