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Brisbane Cup betting

Brisbane Cup betting

The Group 1 Brisbane Cup is one of the flagship events on the Queensland greyhound racing calendar and is run over the 520m sprint trip at Albion Park. The event has been won by some of the finest chasers the …Read More..

Superstayers betting

Superstayers betting

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..

Talking breeding: Egg winner’s litter has Graham smiling

Cosmic Rumble

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..

Talking breeding: Could this litter be a gold earner?

Fabregas

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..

Mackellar on cloud nine following Fabregal’s Futurity triumph

Mackellar on cloud nine following Fabregal’s Futurity triumph

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..

2016 Group 2 Ipswich Auction series final: free tips & preview

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..

Wentworth Park Gold Cup betting

Wentworth Park Gold Cup betting

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..

Talking breeding: Kinloch Brae kicking goals from Ireland

Kinloch brae

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..

Greyhound wrap: Bravo’s secret weapon casts her spell in Hume Cup

Greyhound wrap: Bravo’s secret weapon casts her spell in Hume Cup

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..

Albion Park greyhound track

Albion Park greyhound track

Track name: Albion Park Address: Amy Street, Breakfast Creek, QLD 4010 Phone: (07) 3862 1744 Fax: (07) 3862 2091 Bookings: Call (07) 3862 1744. from 10am Mondays Racing Distances: 331m, 395m, 520m, 600m, 710m Track Records 331m – Miner’s Moss …Read More..

Sweet It Is sets a unique record in 2015 Distance Championship

Sweet It Is sets a unique record in 2015 Distance Championship

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..

2015 Group 3 Gold Cup tips, statistics and runner comments

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..

This week in racing history

This week in racing history

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..

This Week In Racing History

This Week In Racing History

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..

2015 Group Three Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup Final Preview

2015 Group Three Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup Final Preview

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 Salutes In The 2014 Mandurah Cup Final

Last Day Salutes In The 2014 Mandurah Cup Final

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..

2014 Group Three Sydney Cup Final Preview

2014 Group Three Sydney Cup Final Preview

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..

Help Is Available If You Want It

Help Is Available If You Want It

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..

Background To The National Distance Championship

Background To The National Distance Championship

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..

Background To The National Sprint Championship

Background To The National Sprint Championship

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..

Ipswich Puppy Auction Set For Sunday

Ipswich Puppy Auction Set For Sunday

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..

This Week In Racing History

This Week In Racing History

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..

Xylia Allen Looking To Emulate Dashing Corsair

Xylia Allen Looking To Emulate Dashing Corsair

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..

Queenslander Flash Reality Books A Spot In National Sprint Championships Final

Queenslander Flash Reality Books A Spot In National Sprint Championships Final

Flash Reality (1) did not need to rely on a wild card to make the final of the National Sprint Championships after he took out the Queensland leg of the series in fine style. The Premier Fantasy and Orara Flash …Read More..

Can Hougenie Escape With The 2014 Queensland National Distance Title?

Can Hougenie Escape With The 2014 Queensland National Distance Title?

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..

2014 Queensland National Distance Heats Kick Off On Thursday

2014 Queensland National Distance Heats Kick Off On Thursday

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..

Xylia Allen Takes Out 2014 Superstayers

Xylia Allen Takes Out 2014 Superstayers

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..

2014 Listed Superstayers Preview

2014 Listed Superstayers Preview

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..

This Week In Racing History

This Week In Racing History

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..

Xylia Allen Wins 2014 Group One Albion Park Gold Cup

Xylia Allen Wins 2014 Group One Albion Park Gold Cup

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..

 

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