Ken Staines

This Week In Racing History

December 3 Champion stayer Rose Moss took out the second running of the Summer Cup (800 yards at Harold Park), in 1966, defeating Carbon Lass...

Group One Glory Rolls Into The Gardens

After the excitement at Wentworth Park last Saturday night with the Group One Paws of Thunder final our attention now shifts to the Hunter Valley...

Hot Times At Warm Canberra But Lord Prevails Again

As Canberra got it’s first hot spell of what is likely to be a long summer, the racing matched it with some sensational runs on...

Andy Lord Dominates With Five Winners In Canberra

With the eventful week at Canberra last week, Gunning trainer Andy Lord will be happy that Sunday’s meeting got off the ground, snagging five winners...

Doubles To Lord And Chalker At Rainy Canberra

In the pouring rain a solid ten race card forged ahead at Canberra on Sunday night, with Canberra trainer Mark Chalker and Gunning trainer Andy...

Runaway Promises Runs Away With 2009 Canberra Cup

With a strong support card on Sunday evening, the crowd quickly built so did the anticipation to the Group 3 Climate Doctor Canberra Cup Final,...

Experienced Trainers Enjoy A Good Day At Canberra

Experienced trainers reigned supreme on Sunday evening as another eventful 12 race card continued the lead up to September at Canberra. Maiden sprinters stole the...

Smart Betsy’s National Capital Distance Championship

As the clock ticked 9.30am Sunday morning classy stayer Smart Betsy firmed from even money favourite for the 2009 Lockwood National Capital Distance Championship to...

National Capital Distance Heats Smash Track Record

Growing in stature each year the Lockwood National Capital Distance Championship did not disappoint on Sunday night as 27 greyhounds fought it out over four...

March Maiden Makes It Three In A Row At Canberra

In the second SKY Filler meeting for June another strong 11 race card got underway amid difficulties on Saturday night. Race 1 saw Jodie Gilbert’s...