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Queensland greyhound racing

Cyndie’s Magic carves out unique distance final record

It’s noteworthy that since the turn of the century the Queensland all-distance champion Cyndie’s Magic is the only greyhound which has managed to make the...

This week in racing history

March 5 Malfoy broke the two-year-old track record for 725 metres at the Meadows in 2005, running 42.34 to clip 10/100ths off the previous mark...

This week in racing history

February 26 Swanston Lass overcame box six to win the 1968 Australian Cup from NSW contenders Rokoko and Miami Moss. In a major upset, Lee...

This Week In Racing History

JULY 16 Montana Jet won her first race start, over 380 yards at Geelong, by nine lengths in 1957. The black bitch was just 12...

This Week in Racng History

FEBRUARY 26th The Brindle Havoc-Runaway Joe ring-in took place at Lismore in 1949. Three men brought a greyhound they claimed was a Queensland sprinter named...

This Week in Racing History

FEBRUARY 5th Champion all-distance chaser Sentinel won the 1936 NSW 700 yards (684 metres) Championship, run at Maitland, by six lengths from Gay Toby, running...

This Week in Racing History

JANUARY 29th A record crowd attended Wentworth Park in 1972 to watch a non-betting hurdle race. The runners had come up from Victoria. The winner...

Hannie Bale Set To Launch Claim For 2012 DDC Launching Pad Title

Hannie Bale stamped herself as a potential future star after brilliantly winning her heat of the Group 3 Launching Pad at Sandown Park tonight. Taking...

Easy Peasy Does It The Hard Way To Win Launching Pad

Easy Peasy overcame considerable interference to score a sensational win for master Devon Meadows trainer Darren McDonald in the $36,000 Group 2 Launching Pad at...

Arsonist Too Hot For 2010 DDC Launching Pad Final

Brilliant youngster Arsonist stamped her potential with a brilliant all-the-way-win in a memorable Group 2 DDC Launching Pad at Sandown Park tonight. Sent to the...