Paul Westerveld

Greyhound racing

Fernando Bale making his mark in the breeding barn

STUD master Paul Westerveld says he is thrilled by the first crop of youngsters hitting the track by champion greyhound Fernando Bale (Kelsos Fusileer x...

Talking breeding: Long overdue stats from South Australia

FOLLOWING discussions with Caralyn Fielden at Greyhound Racing South Australia, we are pleased to say we will now be featuring regular monthly whelping reports from...
Kinloch brae

Talking breeding: Kinloch Brae kicking goals from Ireland

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending October 18, 2015 starts with a nice litter of six...

Fernando Bale arrives at Meticulous Lodge following retirement

CHAMPION sprinter Fernando Bale has already commenced the next phase of his career after joining Paul Westerveld’s Meticulous Lodge over the weekend. The white and...

Secret Spell to work some magic in Sir John Dillon Memorial

SECRET Spell will be aiming to secure the third Group victory of her career when she exits box five in Thursday night’s Group 3 Sir...

Bravo set to dominate McKenna Memorial heats

LOVELY Banks trainer Kelly Bravo is renowned for her ability to prepare high-quality middle distance chasers and on Thursday night she will put the polish...

Secret Spell To Show Some Magic In The Ballarat Cup Final

Regally bred youngster Secret Spell will face a tough test when she lines up in tonight’s Group Two Ballarat Cup final, but the black bitch...

2014 Group Two Ballarat Cup Final Preview

The Group Two Ballarat Cup will be the main feature race around the nation tomorrow night and will see a blend of consistent old campaigners...

2014 Group Three Silver Bullet Preview

The Meadows race meeting on Monday night provides a great precursor to the “race that stops a nation”, with two Group finals taking place at...

2014 Group Two Geelong Cup Preview

It is hard to remember a more evenly matched field than the one that is set to contest the 2014 Group Two Geelong Cup on...

Vale Peter “Big Chief” Brown

Greyhound racing in Victoria lost a true gentleman of the sport when Peter “Big Chief” Brown passed away suddenly on Monday at home. Peter is...

Nichols Family To Celebrate A Treble Of Devonport Wins

Broadmarsh husband and wife team Keith and Joan Nichols will live it up this week on the proceeds of a winning treble at Tuesday’s NWGRC...

Kalaway Ernie Completes Unique Double

Classy youngster Kalaway Ernie (Knocka Norris – Trina Sage) completed a unique double when he was successful in the $5,000 to the winner Tasmanian Derby...

2014 Group Two Bendigo Cup Preview

Five heats of the 2014 Group Two Bendigo Cup over 425 metres were conducted at Lords Raceway on Wednesday night, and for greyhound purists, all...

WA Great Dyna Nalin Headed For Stud After Saturday Night

Dyna Nalin will jump out of box three on Saturday night at Wentworth Park for the last start of his career for WA trainer Paul...

Down To Eight In The Group Three GRV Vic Breeders series

On February 12, we started with 60 dogs and come Saturday night, only eight remain in this year’s Group 3 Vic Breeders series. The prestigious...

Pups Head Towards The Big Stage In Vic Breeders Series

The Group 3 Vic Breeders series is underway at The Meadows, kicking off with eight heats last Wednesday. Last year’s event was won by Dirty...

2014 Group One Silver Chief Final Preview

The final of the 2014 Group One AJS Corporation Silver Chief at The Meadows is one of the most even fields in recent memory. Based...

2013 $70,000 Group 2 Ballarat Cup Heats Preview

Tomorrow night all eyes in the greyhound community will be focussed on seven superb heats of the $70,000 Group 2 Mega Merch Ballarat Cup (450m)...

Meticulous Lodge Mourn Their Most Prized Portrait

Heartache surged through Meticulous Lodge this week with the tragic passing of their group winning race bitch and prolific producer Dance Portrait. The stunning black...

Fabregas Kicking Goals At Stud

It’s the perfect combination that we all desire to breed that champion we all need. Recently retired star Fabregas ticks all the right boxes when...

Fabregas Named Australia’s Best Greyhound For August 2012

AGRA’s Greyhound of the Month for August 2012 is brilliant young Victorian sprint sensational Fabregas. He is raced and was bred by leading Victorian Studmaster...

Fabregas Remains Unbeaten At Sandown And Advances To Hobart National Sprint Championship Final

Greyhound racing’s new pin up chaser Fabregas chalked up the biggest win of his burgeoning career at Sandown Park tonight, defeating a star studded field...

Fabregas Leads All The Way Straight In to Victorian National Sprint Championship Final

Greyhound phenom Fabregas maintained his perfect record at Sandown Park tonight in qualifying for the Victorian final of the National Sprint Championship. Owned by leading...

Another Successful Litter Emerges In Tasmanian Greyhounds

In recent years the Tasmanian greyhound breeding industry has been blessed by the performances of several outstanding litters. Initially it was the Where’s Pedro –...