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Social media explodes over GRV’s proposed prizemoney cuts

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) announced $4.61 million in prizemoney cuts on Tuesday, December 19, 2023 The prizemoney cuts were justified by GRV due to weakening...

South Australian greyhound racing inquiry: Reform in two years or be banned

The South Australian (SA) independent inquiry into the governance of the SA greyhound racing industry has today handed down the full report following the inquiry....

The Phoenix field finalised – Challenger Match Race greyhounds named

The final touches were made today to the field for the 2023 Phoenix to be held at The Meadows on Saturday night, with the naming...

Hobart Thousand intense competition: Got Attitude and Rojo Diamond lead the charge

The Jason Thompson-trained Got Attitude led the Victorian raid on the 2023 Group 1 Hobart Thousand heats on Thursday night, but local hope, the Robin...

Aussie Rocks surges to Melbourne Cup final for Geoff Mitchell

Discover the incredible journey of Aussie Rocks, trained by retired bricklayer Geoff Mitchell, after he secured a spot in the 2023 Melbourne Cup final.

Tim Zoo’s journey from underdog to Melbourne Cup contender

Discover how Tim Zoo went from a surprisingly fast maiden win to challenging for the prestigious Group 1 Melbourne Cup title, defying odds and expectations.
Big Energy heads the betting, with bookmakers odds pricing him as short as $1.80.

Big Energy a step closer to Sandown Shootout, Melbourne Cup double

2023 Sandown Shootout winner, Big Energy, stole the show at Sandown Park on Saturday night during the $1.008 million Group 1 Melbourne Cup (515m) heats....

Moraine Suzie stakes quickest time in 2023 Group 1 Bold Trease heats

Moraine Suzie franked the recent Topgun Stayers form and made a strong comeback to Group 1 racing, qualifying fastest for the 2023 Group 1 Bold...

2023 Group 2 All Stars Sprint puts rising sire Tommy Shelby firmly on the map

The promising son of a three-time Group 1 winning WA champion impressively took out the 2023 Group 2 All Stars Sprint at Cannington on Saturday...

Shinners and Halse have half All Stars Sprint final but Elite Machine looms

WA trainers, Krystal Shinners and Chris Halse, will start two finalists each in the 2023 Group 2 All Stars Sprint final next week at Cannington...

Australian greyhound racing’s next star overcomes horrible start to win again

The rising young star of Australian greyhound racing has produced yet another amazing performance to win at his third race start and remain undefeated. But...
Greyhound owner-breeder Vince Tullio

2023 Group 1 Adelaide Cup sensation as winning connections probed

There may be far-reaching consequences following a sensational fallout from the 2023 Adelaide Cup held last Friday night, October 6, 2023. Transponder led almost all...

Champion stayer Fanta Bale’s newest progeny is a superstar

Put the name Cain Bale in your blackbooks now. The veteran of just two career starts is the budding superstar of Australian greyhound racing. Cain...
Fair Go Rally

Another day, another Greens and anti-racing activist beat up

For those of you who have been living under a rock, Australia's ABC is more than prone to running the odd anti-racing article. It doesn't...

Nicola Rose overcomes horrible start to win again at Gawler

Former Victorian and now local South Australian greyhound Nicola Rose has locked up the title of “Run Of The Month” with a day to go...

Victorian trio set to fight out Group 1 Adelaide Cup final

Thursday night's heats of the 2023 Group 1 Adelaide Cup promised to deliver exciting greyhound racing, and right from heat 1, the scene was set...

Fanta Bale’s fourth litter might have unearthed her best progeny yet

Champion-staying bitch Fanta Bale retired in 2018 with a then Australian greyhound prizemoney record of $1,365,175 earned over 63 starts that netted 42 wins and...

Why is it being reported that Greyhound Racing NSW has been referred to ICAC?

The age-old adage in politics and life is that a lie repeated often enough becomes a fact. The art is often in making the mistruth...

Victorian greyhounds whitewash SA Derby final with Schillaci win

Victorian-trained greyhounds arrived en masse for the 2023 SA Derby final and left victorious after all five Victorian greyhounds were first home in the 2023...

Where’s Poppy defies betting drift for local 2023 SA Oaks triumph

A brilliant beginning from Where's Poppy enabled a local victory for Hindmarsh, South Australia, greyhound trainer Kirin Corby, in Thursday night's 2023 Group 3 SA...

Kruger Lass wins Broken Hill Million Dollar Chase Regional Final

Unheralded Victorian-trained greyhound Kruger Lass upset her more fancied fellow interstate raiders to win the Broken Hill regional qualifying final of the 2023 Million Dollar...

Umberto overcomes traffic to win Dapto Megastar

Victorian-trained greyhound Umberto had to deal with more traffic problems on the way to the Dapto greyhound race track, than he had to contend with...
Fair Go Rally

Anti racing muck-rakers launch new coordinated global assault on greyhounds

The drums are beating globally, and the cancel culture groupies and tax-free donation addicted virtue signaling organisations are again preparing to upend racing. On the...

Quinlan Bale runs quickest in 2023 Group 2 Healesville Cup heats

In a show of speed and agility, Quinlan Bale emerged as the fastest greyhound to qualify for the final from the five Healesville Cup heats...

Greyhounds Australasia restrict greyhound exports to just four countries

Greyhounds Australasia (GA) has heralded the advent of an updated passport policy, designed to invigorate and streamline the export of greyhounds. The policy, which took...