Bruce Teague

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Do greyhound bosses read the newspapers?

Yet again, the failure of greyhound authorities to present the industry’s case has opened the way to naysayers and racing opponents to belittle the code,...

Do greyhound fans need to know?

Here’s something from an editorial in The Australian on 7 June 2021. “The essential work of journalism at its very best, and its most important,...

Speeding lessons at Sandown dogs

Extraordinary! Wednesday’s interesting Speed Star series at Sandown displayed some sparkling form, led in by Aston Rupee over 515m (29.06 – record 28.90) and Zipping...

Greyhounds’ Sandown Cup – A four part story

Dirty Language Before talking about the actual race, can we move to the steward’s report on the Cup final and make some editorial points. Here...

The greyhound you would want in your kennel

Call him anything you like but for my money this is the leader of the “Warrior” class. Some may be nippier. Some may run a...

Greyhound progress – late but welcome

Wonderful news for the Upper Hunter town of Muswellbrook. An unknown amount of cash (out of the $30m or so donated by the NSW government...

Still the biggest greyhound racing challenge

Periodically, it is necessary to rebirth a longstanding subject – one with numerous commentators for and against. Are stayers better or worse than they used...
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Why do greyhounds go missing?

Another of life’s mysteries pokes its head up regularly – scratchings which cause short fields to appear. The code has a standard pattern of drawing...

Ex-footy boss offers hints to greyhound racing

David Gallop has been boss of a couple of national sports but is now busy building his own organisation to promote more use of digital...

Greyhounds working in the dark – mostly

The NSW Greyhound Welfare and Integrity Commission (GWIC) is not responsible for everything that happens in a greyhound race but it is influential and has...