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The Melbourne Cup has it All

The Melbourne Cup has it All

$14,400 per second. That’s what one greyhound will win in the world’s richest greyhound race, the TAB Melbourne Cup (515m), tonight at Sandown Park. Overall, the race is worth $600,000 with $420,000 going to the winner. Although this is the ...

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Kleeven Clan Hoping for Ultimate Birthday Present

Kleeven Clan Hoping for Ultimate Birthday Present

54 years of marriage, seven children, 16 grand children and three great grandchildren is a fair achievement by anyone’s measure but Gerry and Rose Kleeven could add a TAB Melbourne Cup to their already extraordinary lives tonight at Sandown Park. ...

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Group 1 Solo Bold Trease a Race of Intrigue

Group 1 Solo Bold Trease a Race of Intrigue

While all the hype surrounds tonight’s TAB Melbourne Cup, there is another Group 1 on the card at Sandown Park, the $142,000 Solo Bold Trease Carnival Cup (715m) for stayers. With a $100,000 first prize on the line, this race ...

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Compliance Team Coming to Warragul GRC on Monday Evening

Compliance Team Coming to Warragul GRC on Monday Evening

In need of advice on issues regarding local council, the code of practice, kennel construction or neighbour complaints? Greyhound Racing Victoria is encouraging breeders and trainers to attend the Warragul Greyhound Racing Club on Monday evening 24 November to tap ...

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Eye for Talent Ready 2 Go Again

Eye for Talent Ready 2 Go Again

Gary Black has a simple philosophy when it comes to Greyhound Racing Victoria’s Ready 2 Race Sales: ‘Buy young greyhounds that run quick time.’ It’s a theory that has served him well so far, and one that will see him ...

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‘I Believe This Belongs to You’

‘I Believe This Belongs to You’

Who is this pictured overcoming the might of My Bro Fabio in a heat of the TAB Melbourne Cup last week? The winner of Friday night’s $600,000 Group 1 TAB Melbourne Cup final, that’s who! That’s the prediction of expert ...

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International Raiders Not Exclusive to Thoroughbreds

International Raiders Not Exclusive to Thoroughbreds

On Friday night, Above All, has the chance to become the first kiwi greyhound to win the world’s richest greyhound race, the TAB Melbourne Cup, since 1974. Above All is trained by Rob Britton of Lara and since coming over ...

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Get Ready for a Bumper Day at Bendigo

Get Ready for a Bumper Day at Bendigo

Saturday’s third annual installment of Greyhound Racing Victoria’s Ready 2 Race Sales is certain to be the best yet in terms of the quality of stock based on Monday’s heats. Expectations were high going into Bendigo series given the increased ...

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Melbourne Cup Preview: Watch and Win!

Melbourne Cup Preview: Watch and Win!

You can win a $50 TAB voucher in GRVextra’s brand new ‘#Hashtag Competition’. To enter, simply ‘post’ on Facebook or ‘tweet’ on Twitter your answer to the question provided in GRVextra’s Preview of the 2014 TAB Melbourne Cup (embedded below), ...

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Dees on Dais with Melbourne Cup Favourite

Dees on Dais with Melbourne Cup Favourite

The heats of the world’s richest greyhound race, the TAB Melbourne Cup, were held at Sandown Park last week and guests from the Melbourne Football Club took the opportunity to get their photo with one of the winners – Keybow  ...

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