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Falcon’s Fury Maitland Cup bound after Bulli Cup win

Falcon's Fury Australia

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..

New South Wales greyhound racing

Wentworth Park

GREYHOUND racing is very popular in New South Wales, with the state often considered as having the second top class of chasers behind Victoria. The NSW industry brings approximately $335 million in revenue to the state economy each year (based …Read More..

Rookie Rebel betting

The Meadows

THE Rookie Rebel is a group 1 greyhound race run and won over the 600m trip at The Meadows. Unlike most features, the Rookie Rebel field is decided by an expert panel who hand-pick each runner based on their previous …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..

Gosford Cup the biggest win of Miss Elly Mint’s grand career

Miss Elly Mint & Robert Smith

ON January 6 2009 NSW sprinter Miss Elly Mint (Elite State x Indigo Mint) recorded the biggest victory, in terms of prize money, throughout her impressive career when she took out the Gosford Cup. The white and blue brindle bitch …Read More..

Dean Swain celebrating after winning 2016 Trainer’s Premiership

Dean Swain and Miss Foxy Lee

DEAN Swain will head to Wentworth Park on Saturday night looking to commence 2017 as sensationally as last year ended after officially being named the leading metropolitan trainer for 2016. Swain trained 46 winners at Wentworth Park throughout the year, …Read More..

Is it time to relinquish Wentworth Park?

Wentworth Park

SEPTEMBER 2017 will mark the 30th anniversary of the closure of Harold Park. That closure reduced Sydney city racing to just one venue, Wentworth Park, and now, three decades on, isn’t it time we gave serious consideration to letting it …Read More..

Talking Breeding: Cosmic litter ready to rumble

Cosmic Rumble

THIS week’s review of litters from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending August 10 starts with beautifully bred litter of six pups by the 2010 Golden Easter Egg winner, Cosmic Rumble (April 2007 Spiral Nikita* x Spiritual …Read More..

Talking Breeding: There’s no missing this Dyna Double One litter

Dyna Double One

THIS week’s review of litters from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending August 3 starts with a beautifully bred litter of nine pups by champion sprinter Dyna Double One (March 2013 Barcia Bale x Crystin Bale), winner …Read More..

Punk pair packing plenty of punches heading into Cup heats

Punk pair packing plenty of punches heading into Cup heats

JIMMY Coyle is heading into this Saturday’s Group 3 Chairman’s Cup (720m) heats with two chances of qualifying for the $25,000 feature on September 10. Coyle owns and trains littermates Funky Punk and Tanks Punk, who have won 21 races …Read More..

Finalists announced for 2015/2016 Victorian Greyhound of the Year

Finalists announced for 2015/2016 Victorian Greyhound of the Year

FOUR finalists have been announced for the 2015/2016 Victorian Greyhound of the Year, with the winner to be crowned at Sandown Park on Friday night. The title covers the entirety of 2015 and the first half of the 2016 calendar …Read More..

Benteke bound for South Australia following NSW Sprint win

Benteke bound for South Australia following NSW Sprint win

BENTEKE will represent New South Wales in the Group 1 National Sprint Championship after scoring a determined victory in the NSW Sprint Final at Wentworth Park on Saturday night. Trained by Ruth King, Benteke was sent to the boxes as …Read More..

NSW Sprint and Distance Championships – odds and free tips

THE best sprinters and stayers in New South Wales will converge on Wentworth Park this Saturday night for the finals of the NSW Sprint and Distance Championships. Held over the 520m and 720m respectively, the winner of each race automatically …Read More..

Talking breeding: Al Moran litter catches the eye

Al Moran

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending July 13, starts with a nice litter of eight pups by the well bred, little known sire, Al Moran (August 2016 Brett Lee x …Read More..

Talking Breeding: regally bred litter look to be a bit magical

Black Magic Opal

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending July 5, starts with a nice litter of eight pups by the 2013 Melbourne Cup winner, Black Magic Opal (May 2011 Magic Sprite x …Read More..

Talking Breeding: Former Easter Egg winner has nice litter in VIC

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending June 28, begins with a nice litter of nine pups by the 2012 Golden Easter Egg winner, Don’t Knocka Him (November 2009 Knocka Norris …Read More..

Talking breeding: Three Barcia Bale litters highlight the review

Barcia Bale

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending June 21 starts with three litters by leading Victorian Metropolitan sire Barcia Bale (March 2010 Go Wild Teddy x Princess Bale). Sons of Anarchy …Read More..

Talking Breeding: Above All’s legacy to live on through his pups

Above All

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending June 8 starts with a nice litter of 10 pups by the ill-fated Group 1 winner, Above All (July 2012 Magic Sprite x Kara …Read More..

Greyhound racing in NSW hoisted on its own petard

Greyhound racing in NSW hoisted on its own petard

The announcement by the Baird government that it will ban greyhound racing in New South Wales starting from the beginning of July 2017 is yet another reminder of how the sport/industry failed over a long period of time both internally …Read More..

Tribute to Paua To Burn

Paua To Burn

THEY say the only thing wrong with dogs is that they can’t live forever. It’s a sentiment shared by Steve White, who had to say goodbye to his ‘best friend’ Paua To Burn on Tuesday afternoon, with the champion race …Read More..

Talking breeding: College Causeway a road to success

College Causeway

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending May 25, begins with a nice litter of 12 pups by the international stud success, College Causeway* (August 2006 Go Wild Teddy x College …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..

Peter Mosman Classic betting

Peter Mosman Classic betting

The Peter Mosman Classic is an age restricted group 1 event which is run at Wentworth Park. The event is a three week series, comprised of heats, semi-finals and a final, run over the 520m trip, with the winning connections …Read More..

Horsham Cup betting

Horsham Cup betting

The Group 2 Horsham Cup is the flagship race at the Horsham track and was last run on June 12, 2016, when taken out by Zambora Brockie. The race is run over the 480m trip, with winning connections pocketing $47,000. …Read More..

Talking breeding: Athos x Zoenah’s Entity litter sure-fire winner

Athos the sire

THIS week’s review of litters from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending May 2, begins with a nice litter of seven pups by the beautifully bred, young stud prospect, Athos (December 2011 Windy Millar* x Alanis Lane) …Read More..

Talking breeding: Buck Fever-Reverberate litter top of class

Brett Lee betting

THIS week’s review of litters from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending January is starts with a litter of seven pups, registered by Illabo breeder, Peter Sims, by the outstanding stud prospect, Buck Fever (December 2009 Brett Lee …Read More..

Outside Pass a leading shot to be crowned the Sapphire champion

Outside Pass a leading shot to be crowned the Sapphire champion

OUTSIDE Pass will be looking for redemption on Thursday night when she lines up in a heat of the Group 1 Sapphire Crown (515m) at Sandown Park. Trained in Queensland by Tony Apap, Outside Pass was far from disgraced at …Read More..

WA Derby betting

WA Derby betting

The Group 2 WA Derby is an age restricted race for male greyhounds, run at Cannington over 520m. The 2016 edition was run on Saturday May 21, with Shell Shocked picking up the $40,000 winner’s cheque. Betting on the Group …Read More..

Talking breeding: Former Irish champ has two promising litters

Harbourne Pups

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending March 29, begins with two litters by the 2004 Irish Greyhound of the Year and outstanding, international stud success, Premier Fantasy* (April 2002 Premier …Read More..

Greyhound racing’s girls to step out in Ladies Bracelet heats

FOUR heats of the Group 3 Ladies Bracelet (520m) are set to be held at Wentworth Park on Saturday night, open to the best 32 female greyhounds, plus reserves. The series has attracted a strong bunch of greyhounds in pursuit …Read More..

 

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