METRO WRAP: Stewart’s Litter Double

Just the three metro meetings were conducted over the past week as the heat policy had the New Years Eve meeting from Sandown Park cancelled due to a forecast of 39 degrees. The week opened with a handy meeting from The Meadows midweek and it was race one, number one who produced the run of […]
05:54 AM 07 Jan 2016

METRO WRAP: Silver Chief Semis among the Highlights

The metropolitan week of greyhound racing started with a 12 race midweek Meadows fixture on Wednesday. Hanging In There began the week in the same way he finished it. The Rob Coleman trained chaser looked good with a 30.04 best of day victory over the 525m (Replay) at The Meadows on Wednesday (December 23) and […]
01:31 PM 01 Jan 2016

Metro Wrap: Cutting Group Class Action and #FarewellFernando

Plenty of group class racing took the Victorian greyhound racing spotlight over the past week and it’s now time to recap the highlights of the past 46 metro races. THE MEADOWS WEDNESDAY (Dec 16): Once again the week began at the midweek Meadows and it was the Andrea Dailly trained pair Dyna Maddie and Snakebite Bale who […]
09:00 PM 24 Dec 2015

SANDOWN PREVIEW: Finding a Winner on Christmas Eve

It’s Christmas Eve and Sandown Park looks the first stop for Santa as punters look set to enjoy a terrific 12 event meeting. The ‘Merry Xmas’ 1-4 restricted win race opens the batting at 7.07pm, and Alpha Nemesis looks ideally placed after a top class placing in the Group 2 Laurels last week (Replay). The beautifully […]
08:00 AM 24 Dec 2015

METRO WRAP: From Group Racing at Sandown to a Venomous Run at The Meadows

The racing spotlight shone brightly upon Sandown Park over the past week as the metro club conducted two top class meetings which were complimented by two solid meetings and the other metropolitan venue, The Meadows. THE MEADOWS WEDNESDAY: The first of the meetings came from The Meadows with a 12 race program and it’s hard […]
09:08 AM 15 Dec 2015

The Meadows Preview: $10K Quaddie Jackpot Saturday Night

Saturday night racing comes from The Meadows with nine sprint races, two middle distance and one staying event. The first is set to bounce at 7:13pm. A 525m maiden final opens the card and a classy field of eight youngsters are set to line up hoping to set their careers up with an early metro […]
08:40 AM 10 Dec 2015