Malfoy

Black Magic Opal

Talking Breeding: regally bred litter look to be a bit magical

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending July 5, starts with a nice litter of eight...
Above All

Talking Breeding: Above All’s legacy to live on through his pups

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending June 8 starts with a nice litter of 10...
Banjo boys greyhound

Talking breeding: Banjo Boy and Rustic Reeta match made in heaven

THIS week’s review of litters from the Victorian Litter Registrations for the week ending April 22 is one of 10 pups, registered by Merbein South...

Talking Breeding: Collision litter of 11 a Moonshine special

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending November 15, 2015 starts with a nice litter of eleven...

2015 Group 1 Melbourne Cup & Bold Trease free tips & best odds

THE biggest night on the Australasian Greyhound Racing Calendar is here with the running of the $600,000 Group 1 Melbourne Cup (515 metres) and the...

2015 Group 1 Melbourne Cup heats – every runners chances analysed

ALL eyes will be on Sandown Park this Friday night with eight heats of Australia’s richest greyhound race, the $600,000 Melbourne Cup. The series is...

Greyhound wrap: Bravo’s secret weapon casts her spell in Hume Cup

THE Kelly Bravo-trained Secret Spell broke through for a deserved win at the highest level, leading all the way in Monday night’s Group 1 Hume...

Where is the greyhound breed headed?

WE HAVE had a couple of queries on a term we have used – The State of the Breed – and the proposal that there...

The last long-distance McKenna Memorial fell to a versatile champ

IN 2010 the long-standing John McKenna Memorial was first run over the middle distance of 595 metres at Sandown Park. Previously, the Group 2 event...
Greyhound betting

2015 Group 3 Magic Maiden tips & betting preview

THE Group 3 Magic Maiden series has again unearthed some talented youngsters, with Kim Hyde’s Kihael Kaluna the most impressive thus far throughout the 2015...

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...

Avondale Maurick Gives Syndicate A Second Chance

As a trainer or owner, It can be hard enough to find a fast greyhound. Then there is the luck of keeping them sound and...

Sweet It Is Scorches In 2014 Summer Cup Heats

Champion bitch Sweet It Is went within a whisker of the Wentworth Park 720 metre track record, when she dominated Heat Two of the Group...

The Big One

Friday’s Melbourne Cup favourite Keybow is priced at $2.00 to $2.40 depending on where you look, mostly due to its box draw on the rails....

Big Names Go Down In Top Cat Video Cup Heats

While all the big names advanced to next Saturday night’s Group Three Top Cat Video Cup final, the heats certainly threw up a couple of...

Zipping Maggie Upsets Big Names To Win 2014 Chairman’s Cup

Zipping Maggie announced herself as an emerging staying star on Saturday night when she lowered the colours of Australia’s two big guns to take out...

Xylia Allen The Yardstick In Chairmans Cup Heats

Superstar bitch Xylia Allen stamped her authority on yet another Group race series when she set the time standard in the heats of the Chairmans...

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 McKenna Memorial

Anyone wondering why Victoria has always produced some of the best ‘half-milers’ in the country only needs to look at the plethora of major distance...

2014 Group Two McKenna Memorial Heats Preview

Sandown Park plays host to six heats of the time honoured Group Two McKenna Memorial tonight with some of the countries best middle distance greyhounds...

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...

Finalists Decided For 2014 Sportingbet Magic Maiden

Steve White and Jason Mackay will train half of the runners in the 2014 Sportingbet Magic Maiden final after both trainers qualified two runners for...

Speedy Pups On Display In Sportingbet Magic Maiden Heats

Precocious pups and a plethora of hopeful owners and trainers will descend upon Wentworth Park this Sunday afternoon for ten heats of the Group Three...

This Week In Racing History

MARCH 12th Feltebarb outstayed Benjamin John to win the 1969 Bulli Gold Cup by a length and half over 675 yards (617 metres) at Bulli,...

Track Records Don’t Go Often In Big Race Finals

The Horsham and Temora Cup finals, run over the last weekend, produced two fairly rare occurrences: a track record in the former (Crump), and an...