Graham Long

This Week In Racing History

December 31 The last night meeting with betting for greyhound racing in NSW was held in 1927, following the passing of new government legislation. The...

Back To Back Bling In The Sylvester Doyle

Yes readers he has done it again! John Westerlo has once again taken out the first of the Coursing Classics, with his black and white...

Airborne Cindeen Shelby Wins Group 1 Topgun

High flyer Cindeen Shelby was airborne in the $100,000-to-the-winner invitational Group 1 Sky Racing Topgun (525m) at The Meadows on Saturday night. Cindeen Shelby entered...

Sunday 5th July 2009

Sunday 28th June 2009

Beti Grabiel Looking For A Great Thyme At Ballarat

Ballan trainer Fred Barbara is hoping that his chaser Beti Graibel can get back on the winners list at Thursday’s twilight race meeting at Ballarat....

Regal Thyme Named MGRA’s Greyhound Of The Year

Regal Thyme was tonight crowned the Melbourne Greyhound Racing Association’s 2008 Greyhound of the Year for the best and most consistent greyhound to race throughout...

Thompson Escapes With Only A Fine, El Galo Disqualified From Topgun

In a decision reminiscent of the $500 only fine for another leading Victorian greyhound trainer who returned a positive swab in a major race, Greyhound...

GRV Open The Kennels At All Clubs & GAP Property For Bushfire Evacuees

As we’ve reported several times, several Greyhound Racing Tracks in Victoria have been used in these extreme circumstances to provide emergency kennelling for greyhounds who...

Bendigo Miracle As Local Greyhound Community Safe From Bushfires

Word has just started filtering through from fire ravaged Eaglehawk, Long Gully and Maiden Gully areas and miraculously all local greyhound identities are safe and...

Hulls Gives Victorian Greyhound Racing The Thumbs Up

The Brumby Government has congratulated the greyhound racing industry on an exceptional year ahead of tonight’s Greyhound of the Year award. Deputy Premier and Minister...

Victorian 2008 Greyhound Of The Year Finalists Named

The GRV have today announced the three finalists for the 2008 Victorian Greyhound Of The Year. They three finalsts were trimmed from a total list...

Long Trains Feature Again At Werribee

A remarkable days coursing was conducted by the hard working Werribee Club considering the heavy fog which descended on the track just prior to coursing...

Melton Coursing Continues Despite Vandalism

The Melton Coursing Club were devastated that vandals had broken into the track during Friday night.

Great Thyme Wins Roy Symes Memorial

Under wet drizzly conditions coursing was successfully conducted at Benalla, the rain ceased after lunch and we had some very close courses with a few...

Victorian Coursing Season Begins At Healesville

Coursing commenced at Healesville in fine and sunny conditions. There were some extremely close finishes during the day with a few surprises.