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..
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..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending July 27 starts with beautifully bred litter of nine pups by the brilliant sprinter, Cape Hawke (October 2009 Where’s Pedro x Viva Odessa), whose …Read More..
LOCAL chaser Arnhen Villain was the standout performer at Winnellie Park on Sunday evening, taking out its heat of the Group 3 Darwin Cup (537m) in commanding style. Jumping fairly from box four, the brindle dog was outpaced in the run …Read More..
he Albion Park Gold Cup is the sole group 1 event run over the staying trip at Brisbane’s premier greyhound track. The Gold Cup is the first group 1 throughout the Brisbane winter carnival and is run in June each …Read More..
The Group 1 Sapphire Crown is the premier bitches only race on the Australian greyhound racing calendar. The series is open to the best 32 female greyhounds nominated, plus reserves, and is conducted over the 515m trip at Sandown Park …Read More..
LEADING Queensland conditioner Tony Brett will be aiming to secure his fifth victory in the Group 2 Bogie Leigh Futurity when his promising sprinter Split Image lines up from box three at Albion Park on Thursday night. Brett’s past winners …Read More..
THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 30, 2015 starts with a nice litter of 11 pups by the 2012 Golden Easter Egg winner, Don’t Knocka Him (November 2009 Knocka Norris …Read More..
The Group 2 Bogie Leigh Queensland Futurity is run at Albion Park over 520m and is open to the best female greyhound which are nominated under 30 months of age each year. The 2016 edition of the Group 2 Bogie …Read More..
Track name: Ipswich Address: Show Grounds, 81 Warwick Road Ipswich Qld 4305 Phone: (07) 3202 2977 Fax: (07) 3202 2510 Racing Distances: 431m, 520m, 630m, 732m. Track records: 431m – 24.64 – Jetta’s Girl – Tuesday, September 24, 2013 520m …Read More..
YINNAR trainer Mick Fearnley has two chances of taking out this year’s Group 2 Traralgon Cup final, but concedes his chasers face a massive task against champion sprinter Fernando Bale – a six time Group 1 winner. Fearnley puts the …Read More..
VICTORIAN trainer Stephen Whyte made it back-to-back wins in the Darwin Cup, landing the 2015 feature with the talented Superfonic on Sunday night at Winnellie Park. Starting as the $3.70 favourite from box three, the son of Fear Zafonic and …Read More..
THE Northern Territory will hold the greyhound racing spotlight on Sunday night with the Group 3 Darwin Cup being run and won at Winnellie Park. The Stephen Whyte-trained Clash Of Kings will be aiming to go back-to-back after claiming last …Read More..
IN 2010 the long-standing John McKenna Memorial was first run over the middle distance of 595 metres at Sandown Park. Previously, the Group 2 event had been conducted over the stayers’ journey from its inauguration in 1971 until 2009. The …Read More..
THE Sapphire Crown Classic now ranks as one of the most important events for female greyhounds on the Sandown annual calendar, with this year being the 41st running of the race. The original name of the event was the Sir …Read More..
REG KAY looks to have another star on his hands after Pop The Cork scored an emphatic victory in a semi-final of the Group 2 Vince Curry Memorial Maiden series at Ipswich. Stepping swiftly from box seven in the first …Read More..
THE Group 3 Big Dog Cup final promises to be a keenly contested race, with three Victorian raiders attempting to steal the spoils from a quality local contingent. The only finalist with previous group success is the Stephen Whyte-trained Clash …Read More..
November 26 Litter brothers Mister Moss and Joe Moss made their debuts over 540 yards at Lithgow in 1966, both winning easily (by 20 and 15 lengths respectively) and equalled the track record, held by Two Ties. Rob’s Rebel defeated …Read More..
The Ipswich Greyhound Racing Club can enjoy a bit of rest and recuperation, at least until Friday, after the track was recently host to one of the busiest periods in it’s entire history. Incredibly, Ipswich has held a meeting on …Read More..
Queensland will be the epicenter Saturday night feature racing when the final of the 2014 Group Three Ipswich Cup takes place. No less than $25,000 awaits the winning connections and there are plenty of live chances in an intriguing affair. …Read More..
After a dramatic lead-up and eventful race, $2.60 favourite, Clash Of Kings (1) won the 2014 Group Three Darwin Cup at Winnellie Park on Friday night. A lure malfunction caused an initial delay to the race that required greyhounds to …Read More..
The rich red loam of Winnellie Park will play host to the 2014 Group Three Darwin Cup final on Friday evening. A field littered with interstate raiders will vie for the $25,000 winners cheque over the testing 537 metre trip. …Read More..
JULY 30 The beautifully-bred black bitch Ascapella Miss (Chariot Charm x Fullock) took out the 1973 Strathalbyn Puppy Championship, running 32.30 to equal the race record. Mid City Mandy downed Rocky by a neck with Miss Brook third in the …Read More..
Bunyip trainer Stephen Whyte holds all the aces heading into Friday night’s Group Three 2014 Darwin Cup final after the regally bred Clash Of Kings (1) qualified fastest in the three heats held at Winnellie Park on Monday night. Whyte …Read More..
Group one racing graces the environs of Albion Park this Thursday evening with the final of the 2014 Group One Gold Cup taking place. The $75,000 to-the-winner event is run over the 710 metre journey and three Victorians, as well …Read More..
From the time of its inception, the Albion Park Gold Cup (originally the Gabba Gold Cup) has been a tough race. This is particularly so at the Albion Park track, where the 710 metres trip is considered one of the …Read More..