Australian Racing Greyhound News

Sandy was a good girl in Group 2 Shepparton Cup heats

Sandy was a good girl in Group 2 Shepparton Cup heats
July 25, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst Box draw for the 2017 Shepparton Cup final. DAVID Agius will have his first group runner this Saturday night when Good Girl Sandy (Magic Sprite x Jebrynah Glory Feb ’15) lines up to contest the Group 2 ... Read More »

Mccarthy can’t split his Rockhampton Cup trio

Mccarthy can’t split his Rockhampton Cup trio
July 25, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst Rather Dapper is one of three greyhounds for John Mccarthy in the Rockhampton Cup. PIC AGRA/Box 1 Photography. JOHN Mccarthy says he can’t split his trio of chances heading into Wednesday night’s Group 3 Rockhampton Cup (510m). ... Read More »

Billy’s Bake upstages series fav Burn One Down in stayers heats

Billy’s Bake upstages series fav Burn One Down in stayers heats
July 23, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst Billy’s Bake defeats Burn One Down at The Meadows. PIC Paul Munt. BURN One Down (Buck Fever x Fancy Jaffa Jan ’14) remains the favourite to take out next Saturday’s Listed Destini Fireball Stayers (725m) at The ... Read More »

Dyna Jerry causes boil-over in Group 1 Maturity Classic semi

Dyna Jerry causes boil-over in Group 1 Maturity Classic semi
July 23, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst Dyna Jerry wins his heat of the Maturity Classic. PIC Paul Munt DENNIS Trewin says he wasn’t surprised to see his consistent youngster Dyna Jerry (Kelsos Fusileer x Cailyn Bale Apr ’15) take out the opening semi-final ... Read More »

Ellis wins Champion Puppy final at Angle Park

July 21, 2017 Comments Off

By GRSA GRSA RHYNSTONE Teddy has earmarked himself as a greyhound to watch after taking out the Champion Puppy final at Angle Park on Thursday night. An outstanding line up of young chasers line up, with trainer Paula Hearnden qualifying ... Read More »

Should a Track Injury Rebate Scheme be a nationwide initiative?

Should a Track Injury Rebate Scheme be a nationwide initiative?
July 21, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst Kim Johnstone and Aberlour. PIC GRSA Facebook. TWO WELLS trainer Kim Johnstone has praised Greyhound Racing SA (GRSA) for its Track Injury Rebate Scheme and is now pushing for the scheme to be adopted nation-wide. The scheme ... Read More »

Who will win the Ipswich Young Guns in 2017?

Who will win the Ipswich Young Guns in 2017?
July 20, 2017 Comments Off

By Duncan Stearn THE $10,220 to the winner Ipswich Young Guns will be the pinnacle event in the Sunshine State this weekend. The favourite for the age-restricted feature is likely to be Big Bad Bob (Lochinvar Marlow x Bralyn Casey ... Read More »

Warrnambool Classic runner Premier Zed finally breaks maiden

Warrnambool Classic runner Premier Zed finally breaks maiden
July 20, 2017 Comments Off

By Duncan Stearn Premier Zed became the first maiden greyhound to make the final of the Warrnambool Classic (Group 2), and while he finished unplaced behind the high-flying Bewildering, his fifth placing was hardly without merit and no doubt his ... Read More »

Burn One Down to ensure Buck Fever continues to spread

Burn One Down to ensure Buck Fever continues to spread
July 18, 2017 Comments Off

By Katherine Ernst David Pringle with Buck Fever. PIC Facebook. BURN One Down (Buck Fever x Fancy Jaffa Jan ’14) is on song for the upcoming Group 1 National Distance Championship series after breaking the long-standing Sale track record on ... Read More »

La Sierra: a brief but notable distance career

La Sierra: a brief but notable distance career
July 18, 2017 Comments Off

By Duncan Stearn WHEN boom stayer La Sierra cruised her way to a six-lengths victory in the final of the John McKenna Memorial, run over 718m at Sandown Park, on July 17, 1975, she was arguably recognised as the best ... Read More »