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Age shall not stop them racing – the golden oldies of greyhounds

WHICH greyhound holds the record for being the oldest to still compete in a race? Which greyhound holds the record for being the oldest to...

Dailly’s probable record training feat at The Meadows

ON Saturday night, February 13, at the Meadows, Victoria’s leading kennel, headed by Andrea Dailly, completely dominated proceedings, winning an incredible six of the 12...

Chief Havoc: considered by some as the greatest ever

WHEN the Australian Greyhound Racing Association (AGRA) introduced honorary membership to the Group Racing Hall of Fame, the first three greyhounds inducted as honorary members...

Fernando Bale is not yet the greatest

IT IS fascinating to watch and listen to the comments being made about Fernando Bale, with so many people now suggesting he is possibly the...

This Week In Racing History

October 8 Osti’s Style raced away to score by just over two lengths from Anthem and Railway Road in the 1994 final of the Canberra...

This Week In Racing History

SEPTEMBER 10 Security Star set a new track record time of 20.03 for the 350 metres trip at Kempsey in 2005. Lochinvar Prada annexed the...

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...

Top Linen: A String Of Track Records

In a career spanning a mere 14 months, Top Linen proved himself to be one of the fastest sprinters of his time, setting or equalling...

This Week In Racing History

JUNE 4th The second mechanical lure race meeting ever held in Australia was run at Epping (Harold Park), in 1927. Races were conducted over 480...

This Week in Racing History

MAY 14 Josh won the 1949 Easter Stake, run over 800 yards (732 metres) on the loam track at Harold Park. Josh scored by a...