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STUART LOOKING FOR MORE OF THE SAME

Gun Trainer Paul Stuart has been having a splendid run with his team of late and he will be hoping that trend can continue this evening at Cannington where he holds a strong hand. Fresh off training a treble overnight at Mandurah with Starlight Gina, Barriles and track specialist Quartararo, Stuart heads to Cannington tonight […]

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Young Guns set to star in Westchase Final

Some of WA’s most exciting young speedsters are set to showcase their talents in tonight’s Listed Westchase Final over the 520 metres at Cannington. Emerging talent Manzu was the fastest qualifier for tonight’s feature winning his heat from box 8 last week in a Best Of Night time of 29.55 seconds. The son of Vanderworp […]

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Middle Distance Stars set to shine!

Three heats of the Paradise Street Trophy over 600 metres highlight a strong 12 race program at Cannington this evening. The series pays tribute to the champion WA stayer who won the 1998 National Distance Championship Final at Cannington. The three heats have drawn together a quality gathering of sprinters stepping up to 600 metres, […]

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Sunset Spitfire Shooting for Legs 11

Star WA sprinter Sunset Spitfire returns to Cannington this evening in a heat of the Winter Sprint where he will look to maintain his unbeaten run on WA soil. The David Hobby trained son of Mepunga Blazer has had 16 career starts for 14 wins with his only two defeats taking place when campaigning in […]

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WA Derby heats take centre stage

Tonight’s Brittons Formal Wear WA Derby heats have drawn together some hot young sprinters including the recent Mandurah Derby trifecta of Domino Mac, Earn the Answers and Got The Swagger. The Kylie McLennan trained Domino Mac is a most intriguing runner and the son of Rippin’ Sam has come up with box one in race […]

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Mandurah Oaks up for grabs

Tonight’s Listed Greyhounds WA Mandurah Oaks final over 490 metres has drawn together an even field with five of the eight runners in single figures on the fixed odds market with TABtouch. Heading up betting is the David Hobby trained Sunset Piper who has drifted from $2.30 out to $3. The daughter of Cosmic Rumble […]

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Domino’s Hot From The Box

Friday night’s Mandurah Derby final promises to be a magnificent encounter with some sizzling performances delivered in last week’s heats. None more so than the Kylie McLennan trained Domino Mac who equalled Zack Monelli’s 490 metre track record time of 27.02 seconds which was set in last year’s Mandurah Derby series. Domino Mac had no […]

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Derby Time in Mandurah

A host of this state’s most talented youngsters will be on show tonight in the peel region when four heats of the 2021 Mandurah Derby take place. Last week’s third placegetter in the Group 1 Perth Cup Rippin’ Purton drops back to his own age group and is likely to play a part while David […]

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$20,000 Donated to Bushfire Volunteers WA thanks to WA Greyhound Tommy Shelby

A contribution of $20,000 has been donated to the Bushfire Volunteers WA to help them support their members, at tonight’s Perth Cup at Greyhounds WA Cannington, following the success of champion WA sprinter Tommy Shelby. After the recently crowned WA Greyhound of the Year, Tommy Shelby, won the prestigious Australian Cup at The Meadows in […]

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Rippin’ Memphis out of the Perth Cup

The pre-post favourite for tonight’s Group 1 Sky Racing Perth Cup Rippin’ Memphis has been scratched this morning leaving the chase for Group 1 glory wide open. The Shayne William’s trained bitch has a split webbing and has been withdrawn from the feature leaving the door open for kennelmate Rippin’ Purton to come in to […]

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Winners Announced for 2021 Ladies of Chasing Awards

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) announced the winners of the Ladies of Chasing Awards this afternoon at an event celebrating the success and dedication of women in WA’s greyhound racing industry. Over 100 attendees gathered to highlight women’s achievements in the following categories; Leadership, Dedication to Greyhound Racing, Greyhound Welfare and Administration. The event […]

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The Stars to Shine at Cannington

A huge night of chasing lies ahead at Cannington with 7 heats of the Group 1 Perth Cup and 4 heats of the Group 1 Sky Racing Galaxy. Boom Victorian sprinter Shima Shine is the $4.50 pre-post series favourite for the Perth Cup on the fixed odds with TABtouch in front of fellow Victorian Tiggerlong […]

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A late Easter treat for Tommy?

Star WA sprinter Tommy Shelby can stamp himself as a million dollar chaser if successful in Saturday night’s Group 1 Golden Easter Egg final at Wentworth Park. The handsome blue son of Fernando Bale and Serena Fly High has had 43 starts for 28 wins and 11 placings with more than $756,000 in prizemoney and […]

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What an Entree!

This evening’s 12 race card at Cannington looms as an entrée to the next fortnight’s main meal of the Group 1 Perth Cup and Galaxy series. Two talented Victorians, Tiggerlong Tonk and Sunset Bourbski have arrived early for their assault on the WA Carnival and will compete in tonight’s Perth Cup Preludes and Galaxy Preludes. […]

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Nominees Announced for the 2021 Ladies of Chasing Awards

The Ladies of Chasing Awards celebrate the diverse role of women in the greyhound racing industry, with recognition awarded to individuals in the following categories: welfare, leadership, administration and dedication to greyhound racing.  Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) is pleased to announce the following nominees for the 2021 Ladies of Chasing Awards:  Welfare Award  Linda Britton  Breeann Cox  Cheryl Isaac  […]

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Hobby looking to stay hot!

Fresh off training his 3000th winner in WA leading Trainer David Hobby will be looking to maintain his kennel’s hot form. Heats of the Lew Dorsa Memorial Trophy are the feature races on the card and Hobby holds a solid hand with Chimera Monelli and Withers Monelli in the first heat and Pixie Monelli and […]

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Tommy Shelby Crowned WA Greyhound of the Year for 2020

The Steve Withers-trained Tommy Shelby received top honours when the chaser was crowned the 2020 WA Greyhound of the Year, at this evening’s awards ceremony at Crown Perth. Owned by Jodie Harders and Steve Withers, the champion was recognised at tonight’s annual WA Greyhound of the Year Awards for his impressive 2020 racing season, which […]

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Hobby sets sail for 3000!

Leading WA Mentor David Hobby is closing in on a unique milestone of training 3000 winners in WA. Hobby has dominated the training ranks in WA in recent times and on Sunday night he will receive the Leading Trainer Award at the 2020 WA Greyhound of The Year gala function at Crown Perth. David Hobby […]

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Celebrating Women in the WA Greyhound Racing Industry for International Women’s Day

In recognition of International Women’s Day today, Racing and Wagering Western Australia is profiling some of the successful women within in the WA racing industry and their stories. Being an industry steeped in rich history, it is not surprising to see women amongst the pioneers of our sport. In addition, the industry continues to see […]

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Awards to Recognise Women in the WA Greyhound Racing Industry

Nominations are now open for Racing and Wagering Western Australia’s (RWWA) Ladies of Chasing Awards, which will take place on Wednesday, 14 April 2021. The awards celebrate the diverse role of women in the industry, with nominations open in the categories of leadership, welfare, administration, and dedication to greyhound racing. RWWA General Manager Racing Charlotte […]

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