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SATURDAY NIGHT RACING

SATURDAY NIGHT RACING

Graeme Bate has the hopes of Victoria on his shoulders in this Saturday night’s Group 1 Paws of Thunder final. The Bate-trained Allen Harper and Allen Hertz were two of the four semi-final winners last Saturday night, and the only two Victorian-trained greyhounds ...

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HOW LOW CAN THEY GO?

HOW LOW CAN THEY GO?

The Sandown Park 515m track record fell for the third time in 10 days last Sunday when Bekim Bale stopped the clock in a breathtaking 28.96 seconds.   FULL STORY

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RACING PREVIEW

RACING PREVIEW

Ten Victorian trained greyhounds will compete in Saturday night’s four semi-finals fo the Group 1 Paws of Thunder [520m] in Sydney. WENTWORTH PARK FORMGUIDE RADIO SPORT NATIONAL COVERAGE Devon Meadows trainer Darren McDonald chats to Radio Sport National’s Nadia Horne about the ...

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FAMILY TRIFECTA

FAMILY TRIFECTA

Anakie trainer Angela Langton was right on the money in her assessment of Thursday night’s Group 3 SA Derby at Angle Park [515m]. Despite her greyhound Yowyeh having to exit the potentially awkward box 4 trap, Angela predicted he was perfectly drawn ...

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INDEPENDENT REVIEW

INDEPENDENT REVIEW

Approximately every two years Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) initiates an independent review of its box draw system to best ensure the integrity of the process for participants. GRV Chairman Peter Caillard said today,

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RACING RETURNS

RACING RETURNS

The Meadows will resume its regular Saturday night racing timeslot this weekend following a two week closure due to track works.   Among the key events to be run this Saturday night is Super GOBIS Grade 5 heats [525m] and heats of ...

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YOUNG STAR

YOUNG STAR

With the average age of the top 10 Victorian greyhound trainers being 50, it may appear that to be successful you need to have years of experience behind you. This myth is put to bed by Angela Rowland who shows ...

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PRISON MILESTONES

PRISON MILESTONES

Inmates teaching old dogs new tricks in preparation for a second chance at life Inmates at minimum security Victorian prisons have helped prepare almost 200 retired greyhounds for happy and content post-racing lives.   This month marks four years since ...

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WATERSHED WINNER

WATERSHED WINNER

Self-confessed “little bloke” overcomes personal tragedy to snare historic win   Hobby greyhound trainer and full-time postman Graeme Campbell experienced his greatest sporting moment when winning the 2011 Waterloo Cup at Lang Lang last Sunday with Cruise Away Lass.   The $10,000 ...

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