FOSTER MOTHER AVAILABLE IN KILDARE

15 October 2018

A foster mother is available in Newbridge.


Video - DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE DERBY SEMI-FINALS

15 October 2018

Video - Dublin Coach Juvenile Derby Semi-Finals


OLDEST GREYHOUND RUNNING AT CURRAHEEN PARK HONOURED AT CORK TRACKBARRY DRAKE

IGB

15 October 2018

A very special greyhound was honoured by all at Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium on Friday.


WATCH OUT FOR EMILY IN YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

15 October 2018

WATCH OUT EMILY, trained by Mark Drinan for owners Margaret Howard and Mark Drinan, rates banker material in Youghal's ninth race on Monday night.


A Must Look At - FRIENDS OF CORK GREYHOUNDS HAVE SENT THESE BEAUTIFUL IMAGES

IGB

15 October 2018

FriendsofCorkGreyhounds (formed from owners, trainers & supporters of Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium), have just sent us the best story and pics!


ANTON FAVOURITE FOR DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE DERBY FINAL

Michael Fortune

15 October 2018

Following the dramatic semi-finals last Friday the Liam Dowling owned and trained Ballymac Anton has been established as BoyleSports’ 6-4 favourite to win the €2,500 final on Friday night.


54 CHASE FUTURE STARS AT ENNISCORTHY

Michael Fortune

15 October 2018

Flying times are anticipated when the first round of the Red Mills Future Champions Unraced commences at Enniscorthy this evening.


MACAROON CRUISES HOME IN SHELBOURNE OPEN 600 FINAL

Michael Fortune

14 October 2018

Despite the heavy rain through the day and the soccer international next door it was a great night at Shelbourne where there was a terrific atmosphere.


THRILLING FINISHES IN FAIR WARRIOR SEMI-FINALS

Michael Fortune

14 October 2018

The judge was called to decide the results of both semi-finals of the Agri Stores Fair Warrior Sprint at Mullingar on Saturday and the nod went to Lugs Branno and Rosbirr Ranger.


SENSATIONAL SPOOFER

Barry Drake

14 October 2018

Just like last week, Spoofer (Sparta Maestro-Dream Believer) stole the show in Waterford on Saturday night as the February puppy posted another sensational performance in the opening semi-final of the Daring Kennels Open Unraced Stake.


ANOTHER BLINDER OF A NIGHT IN 2018 IRISH ST LEGER AT LIMERICK

Paul Cooney

14 October 2018

Saturday brought another scintillating session of heats in the second round of the 2018 Barking Buzz App Irish St Leger with a few minor shocks to compliment some remarkable victory performances and it was Lenson Blinder who again set the standard when fastest for the second week in a row amidst a Graham Holland treble on the night.


WANGANUI AND WILLOWDALE FOR STAYERS DOUBLE AT CLONMEL

14 October 2018

A welcome return to six bend racing at Clonmel last weekend brought some sizzling action over the 750 yard trip and gives us a brace of stake finals to look forward to on Sunday.


FOSTER MOTHER NEEDED IN KILDARE

Michael Fortune

13 October 2018

Foster mother is urgently required in Kildare.


LADIES NIGHT IN DUBLIN COACH JUVENILE SEMI-FINALS

Michael Fortune

13 October 2018

The odds were turned over in both semi-finals of the Dublin Coach Juvenile Derby at Shelbourne Park last night and the winners were the bitches Sliabh Liag and Ballymac Trinkle. The big surprise was the elimination of Skywalker Logan.


RONALD STORMS HOME TO GAIN SUCCESS

Michael Fortune

13 October 2018

Denis Lennon’s Lemon Ronald (Droopys Jet/ Lemon Belle) has looked a real prospect in his early races and he finally got loose when storming to a most impressive victory in the second semi-final of the Gain A3 at Kilkenny on Friday.


IGB ANNOUNCES €180,000 UPGRADE TO CORE RACE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

IGB

12 October 2018

The Irish Greyhound Board has announced an upgrade to its Race Management System (RMS) worth €180,000.


KINGDOM GREYHOUND STADIUM FINALIST IN TOURISM CATEGORY OF KERRYMAN BUSINESS AWARDS

Barry Drake

11 October 2018

The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium in Tralee is a very popular destination and the team in charge provide some top-class racing action and fabulous nights out throughout the calendar year.


NIALL DUNNE REMEMBERED AT CLONMEL

Paul Cooney

11 October 2018

Clonmel Track would like to announce that the Munster Juvenile Cup scheduled to start at Clonmel Track on Sunday, October 28th has new sponsors.


FEEDBACK SOUGHT ON DRAFT FIXTURES AND EVENTS CALENDAR FOR 2019

IGB

11 October 2018

A draft Fixtures & Events Calendar for 2019 has been formulated.


IRISH GREYHOUND BOARD WELCOMES FUNDING INCREASE IN BUDGET 2019

IGB

10 October 2018

The IGB has been allocated €16.8 million in total for 2019.


€1839.52 FOR THE RETIRED GREYHOUND TRUST

IGB

10 October 2018

The IGB has presented the Irish Retired Greyhound Trust with a cheque totalling €1,839.52 from fundraising on the night of the BoyleSports Irish Greyhound Derby Final in Shelbourne Park.


ANOTHER VERY STRONG SALE AT KILKENNY TRACK

10 October 2018

"There was another very strong sale at Kilkenny Track on Saturday morning last” reports Tom Kinane Kilkenny General Manager.


AMBITIOUS PLAN FOR IGB/ RUGBY DEVELOPMENT IN GALWAY

Michael Fortune

9 October 2018

Connacht Rugby yesterday unveiled their latest development plan for Galway’s Sportsground which they share with the Irish Greyhound Board.


REVISED RACING SCHEDULE FOR YOUGHAL GOING FORWARD

Barry Drake

5 October 2018

The new schedule for Youghal track will mean racing on both Monday's and Wednesday's.


IRISH GREYHOUND BOARD WELCOMES CABINET APPROVAL OF GREYHOUND RACING BILL

IGB

3 October 2018

The Bill will further improve governance and regulation in the greyhound industry.


MINISTER DOYLE PRESENTS GREYHOUND RACING BILL 2018 BEFORE GOVERNMENT

Michael Fortune

3 October 2018

Bord na gCon now known as Rasaiocht Con Eireann


CONSULTATION PAPER RELATING TO NOVICE GREYHOUNDS AND TIMEFINDING / TIMELOSS

IGB

2 October 2018

Consultation Paper Relating To Novice Greyhounds And Timefinding / Timeloss


‘REVIEW OF INDUSTRY NEEDS’ TO TAKE PLACE AT 16 IRISH GREYHOUND STADIA

IGB

27 September 2018

Strategic review a ‘significant’ part of IGB’s five year plan


€286,000 CCTV UPGRADE ANNOUNCED BY IGB

Michael Fortune

25 September 2018

The Irish Greyhound Board has announced a new CCTV upgrade worth €286,000 throughout its nine sites nationwide for up to five years.


DERBY FINAL LINK

Michael Fortune

24 September 2018

The RTE coverage of the BoyleSports Derby final can be viewed by going to the following link:


VIGILANCE ENCOURAGED DESPITE RECOVERY OF STOLEN GREYHOUNDS

Paul Cooney

19 September 2018

Readers will have seen a Talking Dogs post at the weekend which reported the theft of two greyhounds in the Callan area of Kilkenny and although the story remains an unsettling tale, great joy can be taken from the news that the 17-month old pups have indeed been found.


IRISH GREYHOUND RACING SECURES ADDITIONAL INTERNATIONAL BROADCAST

IGB

19 July 2018

Irish Greyhound Racing secures additional international broadcast Greyhound racing at Youghal, Limerick and Cork receive boost