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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...
Dyna Double One

Talking breeding: Dyna Double One litter has the right stuff

THIS week’s review of litters from the Victorian Litter Registrations list for the week ending May 9, starts with a nice litter of eleven pups...
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...
AWESOME PROJECT

Talking Breeding: Awesome Project has bloodlines to excel at stud

THIS week’s review of litters selected from the NSW Whelping Report for the week ending December, 2015 starts with two litters by the beautifully bred,...

2015 Group 3 Gold Coast Cup – free tips and best bookmaker odds

DUAL Group 1 winner Keybow is the $2.50 favourite to take out this Thursday’s Group 3 Gold Coast Cup at Albion Park, following on from...
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2015 Group 2 Ipswich Auction series tips & betting preview

THERE is Group racing action away from the harbour city on Saturday night with the running of the Group 2 Ipswich Auction series in Queensland....

This Week In Racing History

December 17 Mick The Miller took out the last running of the Bookmaker’s Trophy (now called the Bold Trease Carnival Cup), over 513 metres at...

This Week In Racing History

November 5 Imported sprinter and later outstanding outcross sire Which Chariot scored an impressive 10 lengths victory over 500 yards at Harold Park in 1960....

Background To The Maturity Classic

Background to the Maturity Classic This is arguably the premier restricted age event held in Australia. Yes, superior to the National Derby and the Silver...

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...

What You Might Like To Know About The Australian Cup

This race, the richest, or equal richest, in the country at times, is awash with history. This year will mark its 13th running over 525...

2014 Group One Rookie Rebel Preview

Between 1957 and 1958, a white and fawn dog by Dream’s Image out of Lady Janellen completed a magical treble when he won the Melbourne...

This Week in Racing History

FEBRUARY 12th Arabian Dixie, aged six years and one month, scored at Newcastle in 1949, her fourth victory at the track. It took her overall...

Twelve Things You Don’t Know About The Hobart Thousand

2013 will see the 77th running of the Hobart Thousand, arguably Australia’s longest-running feature event. I say ‘arguably’ because while the Hobart Thousand, which started...

This Week In Racing History: October 22nd- October 28th 2013

22nd Bright Agricola took out the Harold Park Derby for owner Schute Saxon and trainer George Bunn, scoring over 800 yards (732 metres) at Harold...

Barcia Bale Looking To Emulate The Great Satan’s Legend

Graeme Bate is on record as suggesting his undefeated sprinter Barcia Bale reminds him very much of his former champion Kantarn Bale. So far, the...

Super Field For Another Classic Hobart Thousand Final

After a night of spectacular greyhound racing when eight heats of the keenly contested Group 1 Hobart 1000 took centre stage over the 461 metres...

Can Kilty Lad Make History?

He’s drawn the alley, he has the class credentials; has he got what it takes to annex a third Group One event? That’s the question...

Sale Cup Winner Symmetry Wins 2011 Rookie Rebel

The Robert Britton-trained Symmetry continued his superb Group-winning form with an outstanding come from behind win in the Group 2 Macro Meats Rookie Rebel at...

The Rookie Rebel – The Best Race Over The Forgotten Distance

The Group 2 Rookie Rebel, although a modern addition to the Victorian greyhound calendar, already occupies a special place in the scheme of top level...

Octane Show Too Good In Hobart Thousand Final

Top Victorian trainer Darren McDonald has been trying for over a decade to win a Wrest Point Hobart Thousand and at Tattersall’s Park on Thursday...

The History Of The Hobart 1000

The Hobart Thousand was the brainchild of M.A. (Arthur) Morgan, widely regarded both in Tasmania and on the mainland as one of the founding fathers...

Flash Of Light Wins Rookie Rebel For Delbridge

Mark Delbridge enjoyed the greatest moment of his career when snaring the Group 2 Rookie Rebel over 600 metres on Saturday night at The Meadows...

Friday 15th January 2010

Prankster’s Hobart Thousand For Britton

Robert Britton has ended 2009 on a high after training Prankster to an all the way victory in the Group 1 Wrest Point Hobart Thousand...