GRV News

Nye’s ‘regal occasion’?

January 17, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty Little River trainer Brett Nye, 28, has a couple of ‘aces in the pack’ in the ‘Kings of Healesville’ and ‘Queens of Healesville’ 350-metre finals on Sunday. And he has ‘laid his cards on the table’ regarding ... Read More »

GAP’s adoption long weekend underway

January 17, 2020 Comments Off

By Greyhound Racing Victoria The Greyhound Adoption Program’s three-day adoption event began today at the Seymour GAP facility with 110 greyhounds up for adoption. Read full article Source:: http://gap.grv.org.au/2020/01/17/gaps-adoption-long-weekend-underway Read More »

Stevie steps out from Simon’s shadow

Stevie steps out from Simon’s shadow
January 17, 2020 Comments Off

By gerardg Star Victorian youngster Who Told Stevie (pictured) will be striving to emerge from the sizeable shadow of his superstar sibling Simon Told Helen in the heats of the Group 1 Paws Of Thunder (520m) in Sydney on Saturday ... Read More »

True Detective’s Summer Sydney test

True Detective’s Summer Sydney test
January 17, 2020 Comments Off

By gerardg Jeff Britton is hopeful rather than confident that box one will compensate for lack of Wentworth Park experience when True Detective makes his NSW debut in Saturday night’s heats of the Group 2 Summer Distance Plate (720m). Winner ... Read More »

Come to the greyhounds and support Victorians affected by bushfires

January 17, 2020 Comments Off

By Greyhound Racing Victoria Victorians are being urged to attend a greyhound race meeting at Sale, Healesville or Sandown on Australia Day, January 26, to support those affected by bushfires. Greyhound Racing Victoria Chair Peita Duncan said GRV, our 13 ... Read More »

‘Simon’ and the ‘All-Stars’

‘Simon’ and the ‘All-Stars’
January 16, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty An all-star cast of 23 Victorians descends upon Sydney for heats of the Group 1 National Derby (520m) and Group 1 National Futurity (520m) at Wentworth Park on Friday night. And leading the charge of the 12-strong ... Read More »

Rock ‘n rolled

Rock ‘n rolled
January 16, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty Astute Victorian trainer Steve White will be chasing another group race victory at Albion Park after Red Rock – a litter brother of champion sprinter Sennachie – ‘snuck’ into next week’s Group 3 Golden Sands final (600m). ... Read More »

‘Tigger’ Happy

January 15, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty Last night’s Anniversary Trophy (450m) at Ballarat certainly lived up to its hype. It was billed as a three-way clash between Tiggerlong Tonk, Speed Star and Charging Yaala – and it panned out exactly that way. As ... Read More »

Ready to Rock

Ready to Rock
January 15, 2020 Comments Off

By Peter Quilty Versatile performer Red Rock will play a lone hand for Victoria in heats of the Group 3 Golden Sands (600m) at Albion Park in Brisbane on Thursday night. Trained by Steve White, Red Rock is a litter ... Read More »

Hazardous air quality leads to abandoned race meetings

January 14, 2020 Comments Off

By Greyhound Racing Victoria Due to hazardous air quality and with advice from both the RSPCA and Environment Protection Agency (EPA), numerous Victorian greyhound race meetings have been abandoned this week, with the potential for more to follow suit. For ... Read More »