Update: Race 13 map Auckland Race 7 map: Race 3 map at Auckland: Good morning, The speed maps are a real handy tool to working out what could happen early in a greyhound race. Many say early speed in greyhound racing is gold, so if you know which ones are likely to lead then over […]
From a punting point of view I prefer races around the 520m distance rather than sprints. Why? The emphasis on early speed isn’t as strong as sprints. At Wanganui 53% of dogs that lead over sprints to the first bend win, but over 520m it drops to 39%. It still pays to be in the […]
It was only two weeks ago that we were at Hatrick for the Futurity re-run. Tonight, it’s the NZ Breeders Stakes, a group one restricted age event run over 520m.