Marston

TAB Confirms It Takes Bets After The Jump

A friend of mine that loves a punt relayed this tale to me last night at dinner. I respect this bloke and have no reason...

Where Is Group One Racing At The Horseshoe Tracks?

With superstar chaser Black Magic Opal temporarily retired to stud with a hock injury, Paw Licking retired to stud and Ronan Izmir China bound, the...

Victorian Greyhound Racing Needs A New Tier Below Tier 3 – Tier “Please Retire Me Now”

The standard of racing in country Victoria has been on a steady decline for over two years. Sure the Feature Races are well served by...

Greyhound Racing Victoria Undermine Their Own Grading Policies To What End?

Riddle me this? Q: When is a rule not a rule?A: When it applies to the GRV. Fair dinkum (well I am penning this on...

Horsham First Four Punters Dudded By GRV Stewards Decision

I have been following greyhound racing in Victoria for the past 35 years. For the most of that time I have viewed replays of races...

Greyhound Racing Cups Runneth Over……………Each Other

How difficult it must be to program feature racing in Australia? This week sees the heats of the Cranbourne Cup in Victoria and the Adelaide...

Betting Exchange Giant Dumps Low Class Greyhound Meetings

Betting exchange giant, Betfair has recently taken a decision to discard certain greyhound meetings from its revolutionary betting model. The meetings listed in the table...

Victorian Greyhound Racing With Nothing In Reserve

Over the last month or so, a disturbing trend is beginning to become evident in Victorian Greyhound Racing. With the changes to the calendar, to...

Gigantic Cup Day Tote Pools Ignored By Greyhound Racing

The giant pools generated on the first Tuesday in November have, for at least a decade now, captured the imagination of all greyhound punters. Whilst...

Trails And Tribulations In Victorian Greyhound Racing

Integrity and transparency are catch-phrase words in this new millennium. Whilst both are age old concepts their application in Greyhound racing until the last decade...