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Hobby looking strong for Mandurah Cup Heats

WA’s leading trainer David Hobby heads in to the Group 3 Mandurah Cup heats tonight with a very strong hand with his kennel stars Mermaid Monelli and Flake Monelli both heading in to the series in peak form. Mermaid Monelli reigned supreme in last week’s WA Bred Championship final at Cannington defeating Tommy Shelby while […]

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Tommy The Toast Of The Town

WA Greyhound racing’s Poster Boy Tommy Shelby is again the talk of the town as he heads to Cannington for tonight’s WA Bred Championship Final over 520 metres. The Steve Wither’s trained sprinter has been in a rich vein of form winning 7 of his last 8 starts with his only defeat in that period […]

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WA Bred Championship Takes the Spotlight

Two heats of the WA Bred Championship highlight a strong ten race program at Cannington on Saturday night. Fresh off success in last week’s Listed Spring Gift Final, gun sprinter Tommy Shelby will be chasing his sixth straight victory when he exits box eight in the first heat (race 6). Tommy led throughout over the […]

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2019/20 Greyhound Clubs Australia Awards

The Greyhound Clubs Australia (GCA) Awards will return this Sunday 20 September, from 6.00pm WST. The awards for 2019/20 include the announcement of: GCA Sire of the Year GCA Dam of the Year GCA Run of the Year GCA Leading Trainer of the Year GCA Denise Fysh Award GCA Greyhound of the Year In 2019, […]

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TOMMY AT A TRIM QUOTE FOR SPRING GIFT GLORY

TOMMY AT A TRIM QUOTE FOR SPRING GIFT GLORY Star WA Sprinter Tommy Shelby has won from every box in his 23 career start, except box five, and that is the draw he has to contend with in tonight’s Listed Greyhounds WA Spring Gift Final over 520 metres at Cannington. The son of Fernando Bale […]

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Richards and Oriental Owen Going Strong

Star shortcourse sprinter Oriental Owen is on the verge of a couple of pretty serious milestones and his Trainer Stephen Richards is simply happy to be here to witness it. Six months ago Richards was in Fiona Stanley in the Intensive Care Unit and his family were asked to come in and say their farewells. […]

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STARS TO SHINE AT CANNINGTON

Tonight’s program at Cannington has drawn together some of the most exciting chasers in the nation, all in the same spot at the same time! WA Sprint champion Tommy Shelby competes in a Free To All over the 520 metres, WA Distance Championship winner Flake Monelli competes in a Free To All over the 715 […]

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TOMMY RETURNS FOR WA SPRINT CHAMPIONSHIPS

Gun sprinter Tommy Shelby makes his return to the races this Saturday night when he exits box two in a heat of the Sign Strategy WA Sprint Championship at Cannington. The Steve Withers trained speedster was last seen on July 11 when runner up behind Playlist in the Group 1 Vic Peters Final at Wentworth […]

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Northam Greyhound Season

As previously advised, Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) in October 2019 engaged Professor David Eager from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) to conduct a review of WA’s three greyhound tracks. Based on preliminary advice from Professor Eager, RWWA made the decision to defer the start of the Northam season. Following further discussions with […]

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Thank you, owners!

RWWA would like thank all owners for their continuous investment and support of the WA racing industry, and for their patience and cooperation during the COVID-19 pandemic. To celebrate the return of patrons back on-course, we are sharing the ownership experiences of some of our owners, such as greyhound owner Simon Marsigalia, who is one […]

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Tommy Flies the Flag for the Sandgropers

Exciting WA sprinter Tommy Shelby makes his east coast debut on Saturday night at Wentworth Park when he competes in a heat of the Group 1 Vic Peters over the 520 metres. The son of Fernando Bale and Serena Fly High has had 17 career starts for 12 wins and 4 placings and arrives in […]

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Greyhound, Owners

Thank you, owners!

RWWA would like thank all owners for their continuous investment and support of the WA racing industry, and for their patience and cooperation during the COVID-19 pandemic. To celebrate the return of patrons back on-course, we are sharing the ownership experiences of some of our owners, such as greyhound owner Kieth Anderson, who is one […]

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Crudeli looking for an upset Paradise Street Final

Trainer Enzo Crudeli heads in to Saturday night’s Listed Paradise Street Trophy final with a three-pronged attack with Inversion, Dyna Oscar and Snallygaster all representing his kennel. In last week’s heats Cindy’s Oliver led throughout in 34.34 seconds, the second fastest ever time over 600 metres, while in the other heat Banjo’s Girl led all […]

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University of Technology Sydney Review of WA Greyhound Tracks

Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) understands that the community expects that racing greyhounds are afforded with the best levels of care, during all stages of their lives – an expectation that we as the State’s Principal Racing Authority also share. As part of this continuous effort to ensure the highest level of welfare is […]

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WA Greyhound Racing – The Facts

As the State’s Principal Racing Authority, Racing and Wagering Western Australia (RWWA) is committed to ensuring that the best levels of care are given to greyhounds in WA, throughout all stages of their lives. In line with this commitment, we appreciate the opportunity to address some of the common misconceptions regarding our industry. The below […]

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Racing Safely for Kody Charles – Greyhound Trainer

Greyhound Trainer Kody Charles is one of the 24,000 participants who is employed or participates in the Western Australian racing industry. It is because of our industry participants, such as Kody, that we continue to do everything in our power to ensure we can continue to race safely throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. As a fourth […]

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Racing Safely for Tayla Rollings – Greyhound Handler

Greyhound Handler Tayla Rollings is one of the 24,000 participants who is employed or participates in the Western Australian racing industry. It is because of our industry participants, such as Tayla, that we continue to do everything in our power to ensure we can continue to race safely throughout the COVID-10 pandemic. On top of […]

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WINTER CUP FOR THE AGES

Saturday night’s Listed Winter Cup Final promises to be a tremendous contest with one of Australia’s hottest chasers Catch The Thief taking on WA’s best including Tommy Shelby, Cindy’s Oliver and Sir Monty. Victorian speedster Catch The Thief has made an almighty splash since arriving in WA winning all four starts including the Group 2 […]

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CATCH THE THIEF LOOKING TO STEAL WINTER CUP

Star Victorian speedster Catch The Thief is aiming up at his second WA Feature series when he contests a heat of the Fuller Fitness Winter Cup at Cannington this evening. The son of Aussie Infrared and Dundee Ally produced a dazzling performance when last seen a fortnight ago in the Group 2 Brittons Formalwear WA […]

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CHARLES LOOKING FOR OAKS UPSET

Trainer Kody Charles is hoping his lightly raced sprinter Cobargo can cause an upset and deliver him his first ever Group 2 feature when she comes from box six in Saturday night’s WA Oaks final. Charles, who is also a very accomplished breeder in the world of harness racing, has bred 7 Group 1 winners […]

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