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Lightning Frank bolts in to win the Group 1 Temlee

The Meadows

LIGHTNING Frank has upstaged the best sprinters in the country to take out the Group 1 Temlee (525m) at The Meadows on Saturday night. Spearing the lids from box seven, the Matt Wright-trained dog strode straight to the early lead, …Read More..

Victorian greyhound racing

Victorian greyhound racing

VICTORIA is often regarded as the premier state for greyhound racing in Australia, featuring the top tier of canine athletes pursuing the most lucrative prize money purses on offer. Approximately 1,000 race meetings are conducted across Victoria each year, with …Read More..

Group 1 National Futurity & National Derby – tips & free bets

Wentworth Park

SOME of the finest young greyhounds will be in action at Wentworth Park on Saturday night with the running of the Group 1 National Derby and the Group 1 National Futurity. Both events, worth $75,000, are age-restricted, open to greyhounds …Read More..

Nangar ready to rock for Barnes in National Derby final

Wentworth Park

DESPITE shocking his trainer when taking out a heat of the Group 1 National Derby (520m) last weekend, Nangar Rock looms as one of the best local hopes in the $75,000-to-the-winner final at Wentworth Park on Saturday night. Starting from …Read More..

Lightning Frank strikes in Group 1 National Derby heat

Greyhound racing at The Meadows

LIGHTNING Frank looks the greyhound to beat in next Saturday’s Group 1 National Derby (520m) after a sublime win in his heat of the feature at Wentworth Park on the weekend. The Victorian chaser started from box three in the …Read More..

Will the Ferrari slip into top gear in the Group 2 Warragul Cup?

ZABDON Ferrari stepped out of the shadow of his superstar kennel mate Thirty Talks with a brilliant win in a heat of the Group 2 Warragul Cup (460m) on Saturday night. Trained in Queensland by Tony Brett, Zabdon Ferrari was …Read More..

Silver Chief Classic has been breeding ground for stars

Silver Chief Classic has been breeding ground for stars

The Silver Chief Classic was first inaugurated in Melbourne in 1964 and was meant to rival the National Derby, the age classic begun by the National Coursing Association a year earlier. Over the course of its history it has occasionally …Read More..

2016 Silver Chief Classic won by Lightning Frank

Dyna Double One

LIGHTNING Frank has scored a dominant victory in Sunday night’s Group 1 Silver Chief Classic (525m) at The Meadows. Stepping from box five, Lightning Frank was only fairly away and was pushed wide through the catching pen, circling the pack …Read More..

Will Lightning Frank strike in the Silver Chief Classic?

Bombastic Shiraz

LIGHTNING Frank will be out to give hobby trainer Mathew Wright the biggest victory of his career when he steps from box five in Sunday night’s Group 1 Silver Chief Classic (525m) at The Meadows. Rated a $3 shot with …Read More..

2017 Group 1 Silver Chief Classic – form, tips & best odds

Greyhound Tips

Can Thirty Talks (box three above) claim his second group 1 in the Silver Chief Classic?THIRTY Talks is the favourite with leading online bookmakers to take out Sunday’s Group 1 Silver Chief Classic (525m) at The Meadows. The son of …Read More..

Saturday, 7 January 2017

Saturday, 7 January 2017

Greyhound Box Draw For The Meadows – Saturday, 7 January 2017 Race No. 1Tab – We Love A Bet7:17 PM (VIC time) Grade 7 event over 525 metres at The meadows Of $7,150 Prizemoney. 1st: $5,000 2nd: $1,430 3rd: $720. …Read More..

Saturday, 31 December 2016

Saturday, 31 December 2016

Greyhound Box Draw For The Meadows – Saturday, 31 December 2016 Race No. 1Tab Rewards (handicap)7:12 PM (VIC time) Handicap event over 725 metres at The meadows Of $10,285 Prizemoney. 1st: $7,200 2nd: $2,060 3rd: $1,025. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer 1RING THE BELL …Read More..

Christmas Gift success a triumph of ability over experience

Christmas Gift success a triumph of ability over experience

WHEN Royal Turbo took the lead going into the first bend in the final of the Group 3 Christmas Gift at Wentworth Park on Saturday night and then simply turned the race into his own, he became the third winner …Read More..

Saturday, 24 December 2016

Saturday, 24 December 2016

Greyhound Box Draw For The Meadows – Saturday, 24 December 2016 Race No. 1Ajs Corporation Silver Chief Ht16:09 PM (VIC time) S/E Heat event over 525 metres at The meadows Of $8,940 Prizemoney. 1st: $6,260 2nd: $1,790 3rd: $890. No.NameGradeFormBestLastTrainer …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..

Abandoned Warrnambool meeting causes frustration among trainers

Abandoned Warrnambool meeting causes frustration among trainers

SEVERAL trainers have been left disappointed after arriving at Warrnambool on Thursday night, only to have the race meeting abandoned soon after kennelling. Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) Stewards determined to call off the meeting after a track inspection deemed the …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..

Talking breeding: Well bred Cape Hawke litter commands attention

Cape Hawk

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..

Talking Breeding: Barcia Bale dominates with four litters

coursing

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending July 19, starts with two litters by Victoria’s leading metropolitan sire, Barcia Bale (March 2010 Go Wild Teddy x Princess Bale). At the end …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: 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..

2016 Group 1 Peter Mosman Classic – best odds & free tips

RITZA Lenny is the favourite to take out this Saturday’s Group 1 Peter Mosman Classic (520m) at Wentworth Park after coming up with the prized rails draw. Trained by Mark Gatt, the blue dog is the $2 favourite with Sportsbet …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..

Britton left heartbroken after dual Group 1 winner passes away

Above All

DUAL Group 1 winner Above All has passed away. The news broke on social media on Wednesday evening that the black dog had ‘Passed Over the Rainbow Bridge in Recovery’ following surgery after sustaining an injury during a trial at …Read More..

The tales of the underdogs and their huge odds

The tales of the underdogs and their huge odds

THE victory by Bells Are Ringin’ in last Thursday’s Group 1 Sandown Cup, at official odds of $38.40, although Sportsbet, for example, had her at $81.00 fixed odds at the finish, is easily the biggest ‘upset’ in the history of …Read More..

2016 Group 2 WA Derby – best bookmaker odds & betting preview

RAMIFICATIONS is on track to score his first feature race success when the lids fly open for the Group 2 WA Derby (520m) at Cannington on Saturday night. Trained by leading mentor Chris Halse, the son of Barcia Bale and …Read More..

Fabregas stamps his dominance as a sire in Harrison-Dawson final

Fabregas stamps his dominance as a sire in Harrison-Dawson final

THIS week’s final of the 515m Harrison-Dawson (group 1) at Sandown Park will see half the field sired by the former champion racer Fabregas. That is, by any definition, an impressive achievement. In box order, the four Fabregas representatives are …Read More..

2016 Group 1 Harrison-Dawson – best odds & betting preview

EIGHT of Australia’s best male sprinters will line up on Thursday night at Sandown Park to contest the Group 1 Harrison-Dawson (515m) on one of the biggest nights of racing in 2016 thus far. The favourite to take out the $100,000 …Read More..

Stewart’s slick sprinter out to secure berth in Harrison-Dawson

Stewart’s slick sprinter out to secure berth in Harrison-Dawson

VETERAN trainer Andrew Stewart is hopeful his fantastic Cosmic Rumble x Tania Two Shoes litter can produce another group performer when Slick Ice contests a heat of the Group 1 Harrison-Dawson (515m) at Sandown Park this Thursday night. The litter …Read More..

2016 Group 2 Warrnambool Cup – best odds and free tips

Marbo's Magic winning Maitland Gold Cup

UNLAWFUL Entry is the favourite to take out Wednesday night’s Group 2 Warrnambool Cup (450m) after his dominant 24.72 track record breaking run in his heat last week. Trained by Brett Bravo, the brindle and white greyhound is rated a …Read More..

 

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