The agreement secures Tabcorp’s wagering arm, TAB, as GRV’s exclusive wagering partner until 2022.
The agreement includes TAB naming rights for Victoria’s biggest greyhound events including the Melbourne Cup Carnival, the Top Gun race series, the Australian Cup Carnival and the community-focused Great Chase.
The partnership extends to all 13 greyhound racing clubs across Victoria with TAB to have an extensive signage presence on track and exclusive digital rights.
Tabcorp Executive General Manager Wagering, Andy Wright was with Greyhound Racing Victoria CEO Alan Clayton to announce the renewed partnership.
“From a wagering perspective, the growth in greyhound racing in Victoria is pleasing and we’re thrilled to renew our partnership with GRV,” Andy said.
“Today’s announcement reaffirms Tabcorp’s ongoing strong relationship with GRV and we look forward to continuing to work closely with our greyhound partners in Victoria.”
GRV CEO Alan Clayton said GRV welcomed the extension to the long-standing partnership.
“It’s a great outcome for Victorian greyhound racing and we’re very appreciative of TAB’s ongoing support for greyhound racing in this state,” Alan said.
”TAB will continue to sponsor The TAB Great Chase initiative, which has provided hundreds of thousands of dollars to disability groups across Victoria as well as unique and fun experiences for groups at our tracks.”