Marring

Jesaulenko with Terri Morris

Morris successfully appeals marring penalty at VCAT

VICTORIAN star Jesaulenko will be free to compete in Saturday’s Group 2 Warragul Cup heats after owner-trainer Terri Morris successfully appealed a marring charge penalty...

Morris calls for consistency for marring & fail to chase charges

TERRI Morris is calling for more consistency from Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) Stewards when it comes to charging greyhounds with marring and failing to pursue...

Lies, damn lies and greyhound statistics

I MENTIONED the other day that KPMG (and the industry) has had a rough time making sense of greyhound statistics, thereby delaying the finalisation of...

Racing Authority goes where angels fear to tread

GREYHOUND Racing NSW is to be congratulated on the energy it is putting into smartening up administration of the industry following some dubious incidents in...

Time to study greyhound stewards

RIGHTLY or wrongly – well, both really – stewards have been in the spotlight throughout 2015 for multiple reasons. One of the big worries about...

Greyhound stewards’ erratic decisions a worry

NO SOONER had I said nice things about the Victorian stewards’ increased attention to variable form than the following happened. Stewards Report, Race 7, The...

Time to go back to basics

WE ARE indebted to Robert Gottleibsen in The Australian (27 March) for a suggestion that could be worth millions for the racing industry. It comes...

Live baiting saga: Zipping Willow & Zipping Saxon suspended

ZIPPING Willow and Zipping Saxon have both been suspended from racing by Greyhound Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) as a follow on from the live-baiting...

Is Allen Deed Now The Best?

THERE is no stopping Allen Deed when he gets the right race. Saturday night’s record 29.38 run at The Meadows was power-personified and well inside...

Reefton Trainer Anthony Kent Cops 15 Year Ban

REEFTON based greyhound trainer Anthony Kent is in more hot water over his implosion at Bendigo on August 27 and his actions have been slammed...

Dream Collector Proves There’s Still Merit For The Finish On Lure

For those who’ve never heard of the greyhound Dream Collector, here’s a quick summary of his past: – The son of Talk’s Cheap and Shall...

Angle Park Meeting Boycotted By Leading Trainers As Potential Strike Looms

Tonight’s meeting at Angle Park is a full meeting. It’s full in numbers, excluding the staying event, but not full in quality. The only reason...

Outstanding Sprinters to Contest Group 1 Brisbane Cup Heats

This Thursday night Racing Queensland’s premier greyhound track Albion Park hosts 6 heats of the 2013 Group 1 Sky Racing Brisbane Cup. The event, a...

Yogi Blue’s – Outdated Rule Surrounds Ipswich Gold Cup Final

Last Saturday night the Ipswich Greyhound Club hosted six sensational Gold Cup heats for this weekend’s feature Group 3 final. With the 6 first placegetters...

It’s The Rules! But Which Ones?

How much are national racing rules worth? Here is how Greyhounds Australasia explains it. “R6  In the event of the application of the Local Rules of...

Ron Ball’s Three-Pronged Attack On Group 1 Brisbane Cup

An undeniable stalwart of Queensland racing, Ron Ball again displayed why he is so highly regarded after qualifying three runners into Thursday night’s Group 1...

Not Finished Yet

The extraordinary thing about the finish-on-lure (FOL) option is that it seems to work well yet people don’t like it. Well, some people don’t. It’s...

Finish On Lure To Stay Finished In Queensland Greyhound Racing

Use of the catching pen is to remain in greyhound racing in Queensland. Racing Queensland Limited (RQL) has advised that it has concluded its review...

GRNSW Chief Steward Clint Bentley Passes First Test, Just

Incoming GRNSW Chief Steward Clint Bentley has passed his first test and while I had always assumed my first article here might have been a...

Graeme Bate Inducted To Hall Of Fame

Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) tonight launched its Victorian Greyhound Racing Hall of Fame at Sandown Greyhound Racing Club. Graeme Bate has tonight been announced as...

GRV Stewards Gather Evidence As Melbourne Cup Controversy Continues

Australian Racing Greyhound has become aware that GRV Stewards may have plans to convene further inquiries concerning licensed greyhound trainers Seona Hood, her de facto...

Surgeon Takes The Hatchet To Greyhound Racing’s Credibility

The 2008 Group 1 Melbourne Cup, Australias' richest and most prized feature race; was plunged in to farcical scenes last night as Surgeon claimed Darren...

More Nominations Mayhem in Queensland

Not more than one week after we reported the farcical situation involving greyhound trainer Renald Attard and his greyhound Come Up Uno being nominated and...

Others Quoted Steals Sydney Cup

John Mooney further endorsed his reputation as one of the countries finest trainers of stayers, when Other Quoted revived ememories of Best Quoted and her...

Queen Lauryn Impressive, Size Can Matter Outted

The Queensland heats of the Rapidvite National Sprint Championship were nothing short of sensational last night, with some top-liners doing everything right and one potential...