BRAVE RUN FROM YOUNG BOSS

Ian Fortune

There were a number of finals on offer at Shelbourne Park on Thursday with Brave Boss living up to his name in the feature, the €2,000 Dublin Unraced 525.


FRANKIE KICKS OFF A GALWAY’S FESTIVE SCHEDULE IN STYLE

Peter Farrell

There were a number of sweepstakes getting underway at Galway greyhound stadium last night as they got the first of three race meetings off in style and it was Frankies Jet who was the star of the show when landing the ‘December Novice 525’.


TWO FROM TWO FROM MURLEYS IVY

Barry Drake

Murleys Ivy (Sidarian Blaze-Rockaway Beach) made it the perfect two wins from two career outings in Monday's opener at Youghal track.


MANSFIELD AND MCLEAN ON THE DOUBLES

Barry Drake

Clonmel trainer Kevin McLean recorded yet another double at Youghal track on Monday night when both Kerryroad Niamh and Kerryroad Boutch produced fine winning displays.


A ROYALE DISPLAY

Ian Fortune

Woodhaven Royale was the star turn at Shelbourne on Thursday as he posted a quick 32.87 in the final of the igb.ie A3 600 for Marie Gilbert and Eamonn Reilly.


WITCHES HOUSTON LOOKS A REAL STAR IN THE MAKING

Barry Drake

All twelve races on Monday's Youghal card were over the standard trip of 525-yards, and it Witches Houston, who went quickest, when taking the closing race, an A1/A2, in a super quick, 28.89.


BLACKIE LOOKS A VERY BRIGHT PROSPECT

Barry Drake

Mylane Blackie confirmed his status as a very promising youngster with a top-class performance in last night's eleventh race at Youghal track.


DOUBLES FOR MARK DRINAN AND PAT MOLONEY IN YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

Trainer Mark Drinan enjoyed a fine double on last night’s card in Youghal with litter sisters Knockboy Caitlin and Knockboy Ruby, and Pat Moloney emulated that feat with Mastermind and Kale Queen.


BRUNO THE STAR OF THE SHOW AT LIMERICK

Peter Farrell

Last night’s SIS meeting at Limerick saw several greyhounds dipping well under the 29 second barrier but the star of the show was without doubt the Jamie McMahon owned, Lissatouk Bruno who clocked an impressive 28.59.


102-1 FOUR TIMER FOR DEREK KEHOE AT CURRAHEEN PARK

Barry Drake

Thurles based trainer Derek Kehoe recorded a magnificent 102-1 four-timer on Wednesday night's 10-race program at Curraheen Park.


MORE SUCCESS FOR THE BURGESS KENNEL IN YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

Burgess Carmel (Zero Ten-Bellers Flash) landed Monday night’s feature at Youghal track, with the even-money favourite delivering a terrific winning performance in the opener, the final of the €700 YTS Club Unraced Stake.


BETTYVILLE LARK IN A HURRY AS AIRFIELD MAKES IT FIVE ON THE TROT AT LIMERICK

Peter Farrell

On a card which saw Airfield Heir notch his fifth win on the spin, the Limerick crowd were also treated to a sizzling performance in the evening’s opener as Bettyville Lark clocked a brilliant 28.41 for owner John O’Shaughnessy.


THUNDER BLUE DELIVERS SPECIAL DEBUT WINNING RUN

Barry Drake

There were a couple of very special performances in Youghal on Monday night, with the headlines going to the debutant Thunder Blue (Droopys Sydney-Eleanors Moment), who broke the magic 29-second barrier when taking the closing race on the card, the second semi-final of the Youghal Unraced Stake.


ANOTHER UNRACED STAKE WIN FOR THE LINGANE KENNEL

Barry Drake

The kennel of Eileen Lingane, Fermoy, landed another Unraced Stake in Youghal on Monday night as Hot Minstrel (Taylors Sky-Mizen Edge) made every yard of the running in the opener, the final of the €750 Youghal Track Supporters Club Unraced Stake.


BARRY EYES GRAND PRIZE AT ENNISCORTHY

Ian Fortune

We predicted a couple of improved displays in Thursday’s opening round of the George’s Hair Designs Grand Prize at Enniscorthy and the likes of Karlow Barry, Tomahurra Spike and Vinegarhillsmile provided them.


BEE TAKES FLIGHT IN UNRACED FINAL

Ian Fortune

While match traffic caused havoc around Shelbourne Park on Thursday night, Ballydoyle Bee had a clear passage on the track itself as she opened her account in style in the feature, the final of the Dublin Unraced 525.


LIAM TWOMEY HITS THE DOUBLE AT YOUGHAL TRACK

Barry Drake

Local trainer Liam Twomey landed a double on Monday's meeting at Youghal track.


KEGGY CLEARS UP ANY CONFUSION AT LIMERICK

Peter Farrell

Gerry Manley looks to have another decent greyhound on his hands after Confused Keggy posted a career best 28.62 at Limerick’s SIS meeting yesterday evening.


GLORIOUS GOLD

Ian Fortune

There were four finals up for decision at Shelbourne Park on Thursday night and it was Glorys Gold that took the headlines despite not matching his 28.16 semi final run in the final of the €1,000 Bet on the Tote A3 525.


WINETAVERN CURLY PRODUCES MAGNIFICENT PERFORMANCE AT YOUGHAL TRACK

Barry Drake

Winetavern Curly (Droopys Jet-Skywalker Pearl) produced a magnificent performance in Youghal’s opener on Monday night.


GLORIOUS GOLD

Ian Fortune

Thursday’s card at Shelbourne Park was lit up by the display of Glory Gold as he posted a sensational 28.16 in just his fourth career outing.


AN ELITE PERFORMANCE AT ENNISCORTHY

Ian Fortune

Myles Roban’s Elite Black produced a superb display to capture the Boylesports Derby Trial Stake at Enniscorthy on Thursday evening.


TREBLE FOR GER GUBBINS AT YOUGHAL TRACK

Rathcormac owner Ger Gubbins recorded a treble at last night's meeting at Youghal track, with Garryvoe trainer Pat Moloney on double form.


GIACOMETTI IMPRESSIVE AND DOUBLE FOR LOCAL TRAINER JOHN HICKEY

Barry Drake

Giacometti (Tyrur Big Mike-You Little Rose) looks a youngster with a bright future after a super performance in the opener at Youghal track on Monday night.


MAKE THAT NINE FOR THE YEAR FOR THE BRILLIANT TUCKEYS CHARM

Barry Drake

Going back to Youghal on Monday night, the prolific Tuckeys Charm (Laughil Blake-Tuckeys Charm) turned on the style once more when making it four straight wins, for Mallow owner, Martina Manahan.


RAMBLER TAKES FEATURE

Michael Fortune

Raheny Rambler was a local winner of the feature at Shelbourne on Thursday night as he stormed home to emerge a deserving winner for Margaret Doherty in the final of the €1,500 A2 525.


ANOTHER SNUG RUN FROM BONNIE

Peter Farrell

After getting back to winning ways for the first time since March last week, the Breda Casey owned Snuggie Bonnie is very much a greyhound in form and he delivered a brilliant performance in last night’s LImerick SIS meeting.


TUCKEYS TURNS ON THE SYTLE ONCE MORE AT SEASIDE VENUE

Barry Drake

Tuckeys Charm (Laughil Blake-Tuckeys Timer) produced another masterclass display in Youghal's seventh race last night.


COUNTRY A BRIGHT PROSPECT

Michael Fortune

Thursday’s feature at HQ was the final of the Dublin Unraced 525 and Highview Country (Paradise Madison/ Highview Idol) continued his improvement through the competition to win in style for Neil Nugent and Gerry Merriman.


JOHN IMPRESSES IN THURSDAY’S FEATURE

Michael Fortune

Denis Fitzgerald made the long journey up from Cork to Shelbourne Park with Ballycowen John on Thursday night and, for the second week running, it was worth the effort as he took the feature, the €1,000 final of the barkingbuzz.ie A3 525.