Blue Lorian

Bomber collects the ‘mainland metro set’ with Winter Cup heat win

WHEN Victorian speedster Blazin’ Bomber (Kinloch Brae x Absolute Stunna) took out his heat of the Group 1 Winter Cup over 520m at Albion Park...
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Talking breeding: Could this litter be a gold earner?

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending December 17, 2015 starts with two litters registered by Churchable...

2015 Group 1 Zoom Top tips & betting preview

ON SATURDAY night eight of Australia’s best stayers will be chasing a winner’s cheque of $75,000 and Group 1 glory in the Zoom Top. The...

This week in racing history

February 12 Champion local sprinter True Vintage notched her fourth consecutive win in taking out the 1988 final of the Launceston Cup by six lengths...

Background to the Sydney Cup

The Sydney Cup was the first of what became the ‘big four’ distance events on the Sydney city racing calendar. Starting in 1963, it was...

This Week In Racing History

AUGUST 27 Gay Banfort won the 1949 Lismore Cup, run over 500 yards on grass, by four lengths in 27.3. True Vintage broke the 457...

Xylia Allen Looking To Emulate Dashing Corsair

With her victory in the final of Victorian section of the National Distance Championship complete, champion all-distance bitch Xylia Allen will now take on the...

Background To The AWM Distance Title

In some ways the AWM Distance Title is one of the ‘unsung’ long-standing major distance races on the Australian calendar. Of course, if Xylia Allen...

Background To The Albion Park Gold Cup

From the time of its inception, the Albion Park Gold Cup (originally the Gabba Gold Cup) has been a tough race. This is particularly so...

Background: Wentworth Park Gold Cup

This year marks the 48th running of the Wentworth Park Gold Cup, although the race has had a few different ‘official’ names down through the...

The Mystery Of Distance Racing

These days, the glorious inconsistency of racing is never better illustrated than in the running of long distance events. It’s hard to fathom why some...

AGRA National Sprint & Distance Championships Betting Preview

The night that enthusiasts nationwide have been waiting for is finally here, with 16 of Australia’s best sprinters and stayers converging at The Meadows tonight...

State Of Origin – Qld Greyhound Racing’s Top 17

With the deciding game of this year’s State Of Origin series this Wednesday night, Australian Racing Greyhound has compiled our own state teams featuring the...

What ever happened to…….?

It’s funny how people put so much energy into looking at a feature race before it happens and very little time following the same dogs...

Seventeen Nominations Received For Victorian Heats Of National Distance Championships

A total of 17 nominations have been received for the State Distance Championship heats to be conducted at The Meadows over 725 metres on August...

Miata Awarded Australian Best Greyhound Race For March 2012

The AGRA’s Run of the Month for March 2012 has been awarded to Superstar Western Australian stayer the Mighty Miata after her record breaking performance...

Magnificent Miata Smashes Her Rivals In 2012 Zoom Top

West Australian-superstar Miata ($1.20) cemented her status as Australia’s premier stayer with an all-theway record-breaking win in the Group 2 Zoom Top over at The...

Look To The Heavens For The Galaxy Is Upon Us

Western Australia’s premier staying series, the Group 1 Sky Racing Galaxy, is set to begin on Saturday night, with four heats over 715 metres scheduled...

Sandown Greyhounds Set For Stayers Showdown

The nations’ best stayers will converge on Sandown Park this Thursday night for the running of Australia’s richest race for stayers, the $143,000 Group 1...

Predictions For The Greyhound Racing Class Of 2011

Here we are in May, the fifth month of the year and at the end of the cycle of Group 1 features. The Melbourne, Brisbane,...

Blue Lorian Stuns In Easter Chase

Reigning NSW Stayer of the Year, Blue Lorian produced an impressive effort in his Group Two Globe Memorial Easter Chase (720m) 42.48 heat win on...

High Earner Heads AGRA Greyhound Rankings

The AGRA greyhound rankings have been released up until March 2011 and on-again / off-again stud dog High Earner has been ranked the number 1...

El Grand Senor Wins AGRA 2010 Australian Greyhound Of The Year Award

At a gala AGRA Awards night held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Adelaide South Australia the Australian Greyhound Racing Association last Friday night announced...

Dashing Corsair Drawn To Win Betfair Wentworth Park Gold Cup Final

After a dashing front running display of staying from old warhorse greyhound Dashing Corsair, the Dwyer Lennon trained people’s favourite has drawn ideally win the...

Betfair Turn Wentworth Park Gold

Saturday Night’s Group 2 Betfair Gold Cup heats at Wentworth Park mark the commencement of the Association’s betting exchange partner’s greyhound racing feature race sponsorship....