YOUGHAL AND WATERFORD MEETINGS OFF

20 October 2017

The meetings at Youghal and Waterford tonight have been called off due to the weather conditions. The cards for both meetings will be run next Friday.


KIERAN MCEVOY

20 October 2017

The death has occurred of Kieran McEvoy from Kilkenny, a tremendous supporter of Kilkenny Greyhound Track and a regular patron every Wednesday & Friday night.


MAN TWENTY ONE CAN LEAD NOAH HOME IN DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE DERBY FINAL

20 October 2017

The quality of this year’s Dublin Coach Juvenile Derby has been of a massive standard and will surely guarantee a massive turn-out at Shelbourne tonight.


ENTRIES REQUJIRED FOR LIMERICK SALES

20 October 2017

If any owners and trainers are considering entering their dogs for the scheduled Limerick Sales on Tuesday, November 14th they are requested to confirm their entries as soon as possible.


FOSTER MOTHER NEEDED IN CORK

19 October 2017

A foster mother is urgently required in Rathcormac, Co. Cork.


TOTE AND INTER TRACK NEWS

19 October 2017

This weekends Intertrack Schedule is:


THURLES SALES CATALOGUE

19 October 2017

Due to power cuts the printing of the Catalogue for next Tuesday's Sales at Thurles was delayed.


FOSTER MOTHER NEEDED IN KERRY

19 October 2017

A foster mother is required urgently in Kerry. If you can be of any assistance please contact Tom on 087 204 1725. Thank you.


Video - 2017 Connolly's RED MILLS Champion Unraced Stake from Enniscorthy

18 October 2017

Watch the second round heats of the 2017 Connolly's RED MILLS Champion Unraced Stake from Enniscorthy


SENOR AND BRANDY SET STRONG FUTURE CHAMPION PACE

18 October 2017

The absence of three of the first round winners was a disappointing aspect of the second round of the Red Mills Future Champion Unraced at Enniscorthy on Tuesday night but the quality of racing was still top class and the two top performers were Martin Stafford’s Running Senor and JJ Fennelly’s Burgess Brandy.


GREYHOUND & PETWORLD SPONSOR IRISH GRAND NATIONAL

18 October 2017

Hurdle racing may be only a rarity at Irish tracks these days but Curraheen Park and Greyhound & Petworld have combined to put together a very interesting format for the jumping classic.


CLASSY ENTRY FOR O’ROURKE MUNSTER JUVENILE CUP

18 October 2017

Despite earlier fears the Larry O’Rourke Munster Juvenile Cup attracted a classy entry of 48 dogs for the valuable event which will kick off at Clonmel Track on Sunday.


TESS AND PATRIOT IN ENGLISH ST LEGER LINE-UP

18 October 2017

Two of Ireland’s top stayers will be challenging for the William Hill St Leger at Perry Barr on Sunday afternoon.


ENTRIES SOUGHT FOR GAIN SELECT STAKES AT WATERFORD

18 October 2017

Kathleen Lennon reports that entries are slow coming to hand for the 2017 Gain Dog Food Select Stakes to be run at Waterford.


IGB ENTER NEW TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP

17 October 2017

The Irish Greyhound Board has announced a five-year technology partnership for a digital transformation which will enhance the sport's customer experience.


CAN PAT MAKE HISTORY WITH DERBY/OAKS DOUBLE?

17 October 2017

It has been quite a year for Pat Guilfoyle and it could get even better on Saturday night.


MAUNSELL’S CHARGE IS FAVOURITE FOR THE JUVENILE DERBY

17 October 2017

The two unbeaten finalists will run side by side in the inside traps in Saturday’s Dublin Coach Juvenile Derby final at Shelbourne. It certainly adds a tint of intrigue to what promises to be a quite exceptional race.


Video - 2017 SPORTING PRESS MICRO DOG ID OAKS SEMI FINAL

16 October 2017

Video - 2017 SPORTING PRESS MICRO DOG ID OAKS SEMI FINAL


Video - 2017 DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE DERBY 525 SEMI FINALS

16 October 2017

Video - 2017 DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE DERBY 525 SEMI FINALS


CLONBRIEN HERO IS AGAIN THE ST LEGER STAR PERFORMER

15 October 2017

Times were well back at Limerick on Saturday when the second round of the Kerry Agribusiness Irish St Leger was run and, as in the first round, the pace was set by Clonbrien Hero (Razldazl Jayfkay/ Trout Or Salmon) with an excellent run in winning Heat 6.


JETS IN COMMAND IN FAIR WARRIOR

15 October 2017

It was a night for the Jets in the semi-finals of the Agri Stores Fair Warrior Stake at Mullingar with reigning champion Aulton Jet and Junior Pet running out convincing winners.


ANGEL AND PET LEAD THEM INTO THE SPORTING PRESS OAKS DECIDER

14 October 2017

Things were probably going too much according to plan in the Sporting Press Micro Dog ID Oaks up to the semi-finals but things changed at the penultimate stage of the classic with two thrilling races and a shock or two thrown in for good measure.


DERBY HERO GOOD NEWS HEADING FOR NIGHT OF STARS

12 October 2017

Pat Guilfoyle reports that his BoyleSports Irish Derby hero Good News is in great form and will be having a trial or two in the coming weeks in the build up to the Night of Stars at Shelbourne on Saturday, November 18th.


BUDGET ALLOCATION AGAIN €16M FOR GREYHOUND RACING

11 October 2017

Greyhound Racing will again receive a €16m allocation from the Budget which was announced yesterday.


TICKETS ON SALE FOR NATIONAL GREYHOUND AWARDS

11 October 2017

As revealed yesterday, the National Greyhound Racing Awards sponsored by Galway Crystal will be presented at the Killashee Hotel in Naas on Sunday week, October 22nd. This is the tenth year of Galway Crystal’s support for the function.


ALL DERBY SAMPLES RETURNED NEGATIVE

5 October 2017

Pat Herbert, Head of Regulation at the IGB, has confirmed that all samples taken during the BoyleSports Irish Derby have returned clear and certified free from prohibited substances.


THE DUBS RETURN TO SHELBOURNE – WITH SAM AGAIN!

4 October 2017

The 3 In a Row Dublin footballers will be making their traditional visit to Shelbourne Park on Friday, October 27th.


IGB WELFARE OFFICERS APPOINTED AUTHORISED OFFICERS UNDER ANIMAL HEALTH & WELFARE ACT

4 October 2017

Two Welfare Officers of the Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) have received approval from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine to be authorised officers under the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013.


Video - GOOD NEWS DAY AS BOYLESPORTS DERBY CHAMPION GOES TO SCHOOL!

3 October 2017

Pat Guilfoyle, trainer of the BoyleSports Irish Greyhound Derby champion Good News, shared the celebrations on Monday morning with the parents, pupils and fellow teachers at the Scoil Mhuire Nalofa in Rhode, Co. Offaly.


GOOD NEWS PUP SOLD FOR €2,500

1 October 2017

There was a great reception accorded to Good News and the Guilfoyle and Kennedy families when the new Derby champion was paraded at Kilkenny Track on Friday.


BOYLESPORTS DERBY FINAL A SPECTACULAR SUCCESS STORY

25 September 2017

IGB CEO Ger Dollard has described Saturday night’s BoyleSports Irish Derby final meeting as a “spectacular success”.


Video - BOYLESPORTS IRISH DERBY FINAL

25 September 2017

Video - BOYLESPORTS IRISH DERBY FINAL


GOOD NEWS IS MAJESTIC IN BOYLESPORTS IRISH DERBY FINAL

23 September 2017

If ever a dog was well named it was Good News and he lived up to his title in truly majestic style as he captured the 2017 BoyleSports Irish Derby at Shelbourne Park on Saturday night.


IGB ANNOUNCE 25% INCREASE IN PRIZEMONEY FROM OCTOBER 1ST

19 September 2017

The Irish Greyhound Board (IGB) has today (Tuesday 19 September) confirmed the planned increase in prize money through an equivalent of a 25% increase in ordinary race grants will take effect from 1 October 2017.


LAURELS HERO CLONBRIEN TESTS POSITIVE

13 September 2017

The Irish Greyhound Board yesterday announced that Clonbrien Hero, winner of the Irish Laurels at Curraheen, tested positive on three occasions during the classic.


CON & ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL CONFIRMED FOR 2018

12 September 2017

The Irish greyhound industry received a welcome fillip with the confirmation that Noreen and JP McManus will again sponsor the Con & Annie Kirby Memorial Stake at Limerick next year.


PRESENTATION/HANDLING/PARADING OF GREYHOUNDS AT LICENSED STADIA

8 September 2017

Pursuant to the Greyhound Industry (Racing) (Amendment) Regulations 2016, the following persons are authorised to present, handle and parade greyhounds at Licensed Stadia.


BOYLESPORTS’ BOOST FOR SHELBOURNE PRIZEMONEY

30 June 2017

Leading greyhound sponsors BoyleSports have given prizemoney at Shelbourne Park a welcome boost with news that they are to host 40 dedicated races and 12 Sweepstakes during the remainder of the year.