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Trainer Hoping to Accomplish Double Celebration

Trainer Hoping to Accomplish Double Celebration

Greyhound trainer Peter Presutto has a lot of wonderful memories at Healesville, and he is hoping another will come out of Sunday’s Group 2 Lion Quality Healesville Cup final (350m). Presutto, of Devon Meadows, has Accomplished drawn in Box 1, ...

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GAP Facility to Undergo $880,000 Upgrade

GAP Facility to Undergo $880,000 Upgrade

Coalition providing $880,000 to upgrade Wilson-Gannon adoption centre Funding more modern facilities for program to rehome retired greyhounds Napthine Coalition Government building stronger animal welfare in Victoria The Victorian Coalition Government is providing the successful Greyhound Adoption Program (GAP)  with ...

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Another NZ Raider for Britton

Another NZ Raider for Britton

Rob Britton has unearthed another star greyhound from across the ditch, with former New Zealander Above All producing a stunning run on his Australian debut at Sandown last Sunday. Above All won in a time of 29.332 seconds after encountering ...

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Melbourne’s Dog Days Just Beginning

Melbourne’s Dog Days Just Beginning

The Melbourne Football Club now requires a kennel with seven current players and one retired player buying into a greyhound pup. Shannon Byrnes, Jack Watts, Jack Trengove, Max Gawn, Luke Tapscott, James Frawley, Lynden Dunne and Bernie Vince decided to ...

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Shot at Staying Super Stardom

Shot at Staying Super Stardom

Shot to Bits is more than a record-breaking phenom that could potentially be one of the brightest staying stars in the country – he is trainer Paul Ryder’s best mate. Recently, Shot To Bits rose to prominence after two devastating ...

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GRV Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

GRV Call for Hall of Fame Nominations

REMINDER This article was originally posted on Friday 29 August 2014   The Greyhound Racing Victoria (GRV) Hall of Fame Committee is extending an invitation for people to nominate potential Hall of Fame inductees for the first time since the ...

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Shock Results in Healesville Cup Heats

Shock Results in Healesville Cup Heats

There were upsets galore in yesterday’s heats of the Group 2 Lion Quality Healesville Cup, but plenty of interest remains in this weekend’s $64,000 Group 2 final. The eight heats boasted greater quality than any card of racing ever conducted ...

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Veteran Sprinter a Sentimental Favourite

Veteran Sprinter a Sentimental Favourite

Early Return probably won’t be among the best backed greyhounds in Sunday’s Healesville Cup heats, but he’ll certainly be one of the sentimental favourites. Set to turn five in December, Early Return is an old timer in greyhound racing terms, ...

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Friday Follow: Healesville Cup Heats Preview

Friday Follow: Healesville Cup Heats Preview

Rick Durham and John Thwaites chat about all the latest greyhound racing news. This week, the focus is eight heats of the Group 2 Lion Quality Products Healesville Cup. Durham also cops a pasting for tipping the Sydney Swans to ...

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