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Greyhound racing in time: Graeme Bate at the peak of his game in 2011

2017 Trainer Tony Brett says there’s plenty ready to take his place as Fast Times is withdrawn from the Queensland National Sprint Championship heats. FAST...
Bombastic Shiraz

Talking breeding: Rare Bombastic Shiraz litter attracts attention

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending February 14 starts with a rare litter by the outstanding,...

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....

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...

This Week In Greyhound Racing History

JULY 23 Jewel Stand, the first long distance ‘star’ of racing behind a mechanical lure, set a new track record time of 53.6 for the...

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...

This Week In Racing History

JULY 2nd King Renard took out the 1949 Wyong Straight Track Championship, scoring by six lengths over Silver Penny with China Lady a half length...

2014 Group One Sandown Cup Heats Preview

It’s a race that demands quality, the world’s richest staying race, The Group One Sandown Cup. Four heats of the time honoured event are set...

This Week In Greyhound History: October 15th- October 21st

15th October The first greyhound meeting took place at Newcastle in 1927. A crowd estimated at 15,000 turned out to watch the spectacle of greyhounds...

The Sandown Cup – The 21st Century History

In greyhound racing circles, the month of May can only mean one thing – Sandown Cup. The ‘Melbourne Cup for Stayers’ always attracts the finest...

Amity Bale Simply Too Good In AWM Distance Champs

Amity Bale has finally justified a lot of good judges opinions by taking out her first group race final in tonight’s Group 2 AWM Distance...

Victorian 2008 Greyhound Of The Year Finalists Named

The GRV have today announced the three finalists for the 2008 Victorian Greyhound Of The Year. They three finalsts were trimmed from a total list...

Victoria Announces Thirteen More Noms For Vic GOTY

Thirteen third-round nominations, along with six first-round and three second-round selections, are being considered for the 2008 Victorian Greyhound of the Year. The ‘baker’s dozen’...

Australia’s Top Stayers Contest Hawkins Media Super Stayers Tonight

Australia's top stayers will descend on Albion Park tonight to fight it out for the iconic Hawkins Media Solutions Superstayers 710m. The $22,000 race was...

Mantra Lad’s Unique Sandown Shootout Double

Mantra Lad proved himself one of the fastest greyhounds in Australia and scored a unique double that is unlikey to be repeated, after the reigning...

Lilley Criminal’s Record Breaking Newcastle Cup Win

Lilley Criminal broke Miagi’s 715m track record in winning the $15,000 to the winner Group 3 2008 Homeland Security Newcastle Cup last night and took...

Tuesday 9th September 2008

Wednesday 27th August 2008

Friday 22nd August 2008

Mantra Lad & Rebel Angel Complete Vic Nat Four

Victoria’s ‘fab four’ in the 2008 Group 1 Rapidvite National Sprint Championship (520m) and Rapidvite National Distance Championship (720m) grand finals, to be held at...

Saturday 16th August 2008

Lilley Criminal Steals Vic Nat Champs Favouritism

Victoria’s latest staying revelation, Lilley Criminal, has captivated the minds of greyhound racing aficionados since commencing her distance career in early July.

Impressive Line Up For Vic Distance Nat Champs

Victoria’s select stayers clash in two state heats of the Rapidvite National Distance Championship (725m) at The Meadows on Saturday night.

Saturday 9th Agust 2008

Made To Size Fit For AGRA’s July Greyhound

AGRA’s Greyhound of the Month for July 2008 is Queensland speedster Made To Size. In an outstanding effort he defeated a quality field to win...