Talking Dogs Stories April 2022


FIVE FROM FIVE FOR TULLIG CYRNAME

Barry Drake

14 May 2022

AS EXPECTED, Tullig Cyrname (Droopys Sydney-Hail Cleopatra) made it five wins from as many starts in the opening quarter-final of the Lee Strand at the Kingdom Greyhound Stadium on Friday night.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, FRIDAY 13/05/2022

GRI

13 May 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Friday 13/05/2022:


ENGLISH DERBY DRAW

Ian Fortune

13 May 2022

192 names went into the hat for the opening round draw of the StarSports/ TRC English Derby at the GBGB offices in central London yesterday afternoon and thankfully everything went relatively smoothly.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, THURSDAY 12/05/2022

GRI

12 May 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Thursday 12/05/2022:


RPGTV CESAREWITCH FINAL PREVIEW

GRI

12 May 2022

Watch Ian Fortunes preview for RPGTV of the RPGTV Irish Cesarewitch final taking place this Sunday in Mullingar Greyhound Stadium.


REMARKABLE BINGO BOWS OUT

Ian Fortune

12 May 2022

Paul Hennessy confirmed yesterday that one of his great stalwarts Boylesportsbingo has run his last race.


NOEL DEVLIN

11 May 2022

The Tyrone and Northern greyhound community have lost another long-standing member with the death on Monday night of Noel Devlin, Dungannon after some time of illness.


GREYHOUND & PETWORLD GOLDEN MUZZLE LAUNCH AT LIMERICK GREYHOUND STADIUM

Peter Farrell

11 May 2022

The Epic Hero Limerick Oaks will come to a conclusion this Saturday night at Limerick Greyhound Stadium but the top-class racing keeps on coming and the Greyhound & Petworld Golden Muzzle will be next on the agenda.


RPGTV IRISH CESAREWITCH SEMI-FINAL

GRI

11 May 2022

Relive all the racing action from the semi-final of the RPGTV Irish Cesarewitch Open 600 that took place last Sunday at Mullingar Greyhound Stadium.


JOB OPPORTUNITIES

GRI

10 May 2022

Greyhound Racing Ireland are actively recruiting for several roles. All active vacancies are available to view with the link below by location.


KEEP UP TO DATE WITH SHELBOURNE’S WHATSAPP GROUP

Ian Fortune

10 May 2022

Shelbourne Park are to set up a WhatsApp group to update owners and trainers on upcoming sweepstakes, trial sessions and any other information which may be prove helpful.


AN UPDATE FROM THE BOARD OF GREYHOUND RACING IRELAND IN RELATION TO REHOMING OF GREYHOUNDS

GRI

9 May 2022

Greyhound Racing Ireland would like highlight to members of the industry and the wider public the effects of recent world events on rehoming of greyhounds through the Irish Retired Greyhound Trust (IRGT)


CESAREWITCH FIELD HALVED FOR FINAL TIME

Ian Fortune

9 May 2022

The stage is now set for a tremendous conclusion to the RPGTV Irish Cesarewitch next weekend following two high-quality semi-finals on Sunday.


NO IRISH WINNERS AT TOWCESTER AS CHILE BREAKS CLOCK

Ian Fortune

9 May 2022

None of the five Irish trained runners in action at Towcester on Sunday managed to get their head in front but all four of Graham Holland’s challengers made the first three.


CALVN AND LEAH TRIAL WELL

Ian Fortune

9 May 2022

The Michael O’Donovan trained Coolavanny Calvn went fastest of those to trial ahead of racing at Towcester on Sunday afternoon.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, SATURDAY 7/05/2022

GRI

7 May 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Saturday 7/05/2022:


HES THE GREATEST FASTEST IN CHAMPION UNRACED

Ian Fortune

7 May 2022

When naming a greyhound Hes The Greatest you better be sure he has plenty of talent.


CASH FASTEST AT HQ BUT THE HEADLINE GOES TO SHEA

Ian Fortune

7 May 2022

The opening round of the Islandbridge Sprint may have proven costly to odds-on backers but Shea Campbell won’t be complaining as he recorded a tremendous double with Robbies Champ and Mccool Blue, while Jamie McGee will also be happy with his evening’s work as his Gizmo Cash posted the fastest time of the round.


BREEZE BLOWS RIVALS AWAY IN NEWBRIDGE

Ian Fortune

7 May 2022

Hawkfield Breeze is rapidly developing into a very talented tracker for Jamie McGee and Jerry Connors and she took another leap forward at Newbridge on Friday night as she set a strong standard in the opening round of the Friends of Newbridge A1 Derby.


FOUR FROM FOUR FOR EXCITING TULLIG CYRNAME IN THE KINGDOM

Barry Drake

7 May 2022

TULLIG CYRNAME (Droopys Sydney-Hail Cleopatra) delivered another stunning performance in the Kingdom on Friday night as the Pat Buckley trained runner posted a superb 29.53 in the second round of the Lee Strand 550.


EXPLOSIVE BOY TO MISS TOWCESTER

Ian Fortune

5 May 2022

2021 Dog of the Year Explosive Boy is set to miss the Star Sports/ TRC English Derby after the news broke yesterday that he had suffered a small training setback which would keep him out of action for a couple of weeks.


DERBY FINAL TICKETS ON SALE NOW

GRI

5 May 2022

Tickets for the 2022 BoyleSports Irish Greyhound Derby Final have been released for sale this morning, Thursday 5th May.


A JOB OPPORTUNITY AT KILKENNY

Ian Fortune

4 May 2022

Do you fancy the chance to work as assistant manager at one of the best locally supported tracks in the country? If you do, there is a great opportunity at Kilkenny.


AN UNNOTICED TREBLE FOR MATTHEWS KENNEL

Ian Fortune

4 May 2022

Brendan Matthews and all at Townview Kennels may have suffered a disappointing defeat in the Maiden Derby at Towcester on Sunday but Saturday’s results at Shelbourne would have perked them up somewhat as they recorded a notable treble.


NORRIS DUO MOVE WELL IN TOWCSTER TRIALS

Ian Fortune

4 May 2022

Pat Norris would have been pleased with how his two potential English Derby challengers Run Bolt and Im To Blame trialled on Tuesday evening at Towcester.


IGOBF RAISING FUNDS WITH ENGLISH DERBY BUSTER DRAW

Ian Fortune

3 May 2022

The IGOBF have been doing sterling work over the past year with the Behind The Track docuseries, the new parade jacket initiative and they are now looking to raise vital funds through an English Derby Buster draw which boasts an impressive €5,000 winner’s purse.


BRILLIANT OAKS CHAMP BEANIE A MUM

Ian Fortune

2 May 2022

Alan Dobbs was in touch to inform us that brilliant Oaks winner Ballymac Beanie is a mum.


MARY SETS THE CES PACE AGAIN

Ian Fortune

2 May 2022

Magical Mary once again set the standard in the second round of the RPGTV Irish Cesarewitch at Mullingar on Sunday afternoon.


NO LUCK FOR WIDE OPEN AT TOWCESTER

Ian Fortune

2 May 2022

Brendan Matthews’ Wide Open carried no luck in the final of the Matchbook Betting Exchange Maiden Derby at Towcester on Sunday.


INCREDIBLE TOWCESTER FOUR-TIMER FOR TEAM HOLLAND

Ian Fortune

2 May 2022

While Wide Open was out of luck in the Maiden Derby final, there were four Irish trained winners of the card thanks to the incredible efforts of those representing the Riverside Kennel outfit of Graham and Nicky Holland.


EYE-CATCHING TRIALS AS TORNADO AND KILDARE GO FASTEST

Ian Fortune

2 May 2022

Both Peter Cronin and Graham Holland also had plenty of interest in the trial session ahead of racing at Towcester on Sunday afternoon.


JAKE IS TOO GOOD IN RCETS

Ian Fortune

1 May 2022

Droopys Good, known as Jake at home, came back into the final of the €3,000 RCETS Open 525 at Shelbourne Park on Saturday night following the withdrawal of his kennel companion Mags Memory and the speedster took his opportunity with a swashbuckling display.


ALL ABOUT LUCY IN EPIC HERO LIMERICK OAKS OPENER

Peter Farrell

1 May 2022

The opening round heats of the Epic Hero Limerick Oaks took place last night at Limerick Greyhound Stadium and there were a number of shock results as Annagh Lucy set the early standard


QUALITY FARE AT THURLES AS RANGER GOES FASTEST

Peter Farrell

1 May 2022

Thurles Greyhound Stadium hosted a ten-race card last night and there were several fine performances as Group Ranger recorded the quickest time of the night over the standard trip.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, SATURDAY 30/04/2022

IGB

1 May 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Saturday 30/04/2022:


TWO SECONDS FOR HENNESSY’S TOWCESTER TEAM

Ian Fortune

30 April 2022

Both Barefoot Supremo and Hello Hammond ran very well at Towcester on Friday evening as they continued their preparations for the Star Sports/ TRC English Derby but both ran into a good winner in their respective trial stakes.


PADDY JOINS SEAMUS FOR TOWCESTER TILT

Ian Fortune

30 April 2022

We were caught a little off guard on Friday evening when the name of Fast Fit Paddy appeared on the results sheet from Towcester’s Friday evening trial session.


MCKENNA HAPPY WITH BORDER TRIAL AND SUSIE IS “FINE”

Ian Fortune

30 April 2022

Susie Sapphire may not be travelling to the UK for a crack at the Star Sports/ TRC English Derby but her kennel companion Ballymore Border will be doing so.


BRAVE MAGLASS LANDS FEATURE AT SHELBOURNE

Ian Fortune

30 April 2022

After showing glimpses of real promise in previous outings, Maglass Brave took Friday’s feature at Shelbourne Park in real style.


LINFORD HITS THE BULLSEYE IN SORLEY O’DORNAN FEATURE

Peter Farrell

30 April 2022

The final of the €1,500 to the winner Sorley O’Dornan Memorial A5/A6 525 featured on last night’s Clonmel card and it went the way of the favourite as Moanteen Linford produced a strong finish to land the spoils in style.


DROMBEG DOUBLE THE HIGHLIGHT AT GALWAY

Peter Farrell

30 April 2022

Galway hosted a nine-race all graded affair last night and it proved another successful night for Evan McAuliffe as he recorded a double with Drombeg Snowy and Drombeg Glory both landing their respective contests.


TULLIG CYRNAME THE STAR OF THE SHOW IN THE OPENING ROUND OF THE LEE STRAND 550

Barry Drake

30 April 2022

TULLIG CYRNAME (Droopys Sydney-Hail Cleopatra) was the star of the show in the opening round of the Lee Strand 550 at Tralee Greyhound Stadium on Friday night.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, FRIDAY 29/04/2022

GRI

29 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Friday 29/04/2022:


YOUGHAL SALES UPDATE - SATURDAY MAY 14TH

Barry Drake

29 April 2022

Youghal track will hold a sale on Saturday May the 14th. Previous sales at the seaside venue have proved popular and entries are currently coming along nicely.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, THURSDAY 28/04/2022

GRI

28 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Thursday 28/04/2022:


REX NOT AMONGST HOLLAND’S TOWCESTER TEAM

Ian Fortune

28 April 2022

Graham Holland is Towcester bound.


ENNISCORTHY WELCOME OUR UKRAINIAN FRIENDS

Ian Fortune

28 April 2022

It was heartwarming to see some of the images on social media from Enniscorthy track on Monday night as they welcomed a number of Ukrainian visitors to the sunny south east.


TALKING KIRBY EPISODE 5 THE FINAL MONDAY 25TH APRIL

GRI

25 April 2022

Swords Rex added his name to the Con and Annie Kirby Memorial Roll of Honour when he ran home a convincing winner of the 2022 competition in Limerick Greyhound Stadium on Friday. For the final time this year, join Ian Fortune, Tommy Lyons and Barry Drake as they talk all things Con & Annie Kirby Memorial plus a look at the Puppy Oaks Final in Shelbourne Park and more.


VIDEO: 2022 CON AND ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL FINAL

GRI

25 April 2022

On Friday night, 22nd April, Swords Rex claimed the €80,000 first prize in the Con and Annie Kirby Memorial Final for owner Barbara Lowndes and trainer Graham Holland and the Riverside Kennels team. Nominated LimerickGAA club Pallasgreen also received a wonderful €10,000 courtesy of sponsors JP & Noreen McManus. Join Rob Catterson and Mal Keaveney in Limerick Greyhound Stadium to look back at a wonderful night.


MARY’S MAGICAL DISPLAY IN CESAREWITCH

Ian Fortune

25 April 2022

The opening round of the RPGTV Irish Cesarewitch provided real entertainment on Sunday afternoon with a predictable mix of superb displays and shock results.


BARRY FASTEST OF O’DONOVAN TRIO AT TOWCESTER

Ian Fortune

25 April 2022

Skywalker Barry went fastest of Michael O’Donovan’s runners to trial at Towcester on Sunday afternoon.


SCOOBY TOWCESTER BOUND

Ian Fortune

25 April 2022

National Puppy Stake winner and Con & Annie Kirby Memorial finalist Scooby Prince journeyed to the UK this morning with a view to challenging for more major honours in the Star Sports/ TRC English Derby.


PRODUCTIVE MEETING BODES WELL FOR CLONMEL

Ian Fortune

25 April 2022

Those that journeyed to the Hotel Minella last Thursday left with optimism about the future of Clonmel following some open and frank discussions about the future of the track and the direction in which things are going.


LIAM’S SNAZZY TOO SHARP IN PUPPY OAKS

Ian Fortune

24 April 2022

Liam Dowling had a night to remember at HQ on Saturday night as he not only captured the Suncroft Festival Puppy Oaks with the talented Ballymac Snazzy but also recorded a tremendous hat trick care of Ballymac Ben and Ballymac Whispa.


ALL ABOUT LAURELS CHAMPION ONE TIME ONLY IN CURRAHEEN PARK

Barry Drake

24 April 2022

Laurels winner One Time Only was the standout performer at Curraheen Park on Saturday night.


A WONDERFUL FOUR TIMER FOR COOLBOY RUSTY

Barry Drake

24 April 2022

Owned and trained by Eric Prestage, Coolboy Rusty completed a wonderful four-timer when winning the final of the €2,800 to the winner John & Mary Killeacle Dowling Memorial A1 570 at Tralee on Saturday night.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, SATURDAY 23/04/2022

GRI

23 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Saturday 23/04/2022:


SWORDS REX MAKES ALL TO LAND THE 2022 CON & ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL

Peter Farrell

23 April 2022

After four weeks of exhilarating action, the final of the 2022 Con & Annie Kirby Memorial took centre stage last night at Limerick Greyhound Stadium and it was Swords Rex who blitzed the field to land the richest Juvenile event in the world.


MONEYBAGS TAKES THE CASH

Ian Fortune

23 April 2022

Flaminmoneybags is quickly turning into the ideal syndicate greyhound.


TASTY RUN FROM BISTRO

Ian Fortune

23 April 2022

The final of the Blackstone Kennels A2 was the feature of Friday’s action at Kilkenny and the €2,000 to the winner contest provide a remarkable finish with the first five home separated by less than two lengths.


HENNESSY’S SUPREMO MOVES WELL AT TOWCESTER

Ian Fortune

23 April 2022

Paul Hennessy began his preparations for another crack at the Star Sports & TRC English Derby on Friday evening when trialing his three-strong team.


YOUGHAL TRACK NEWS

Barry Drake

23 April 2022

NEW SIS START TIMES FOR YOUGHAL (TRIAL RUN)


GLOSS QUICKEST IN O’DORNAN MEMORIAL AT CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

23 April 2022

The semi finals of the Sorley O’Dornan Memorial A5/A5 525 were the feature races at Clonmel Greyhound Stadium last night and it was Cloncunny Gloss who set the bar as she went the quicker of the two semi finals on offer.


2022 CON AND ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL FINAL VIRTUAL RACE PROGRAMME

GRI

22 April 2022

The 2022 Con & Annie Kirby Memorial Final will take place on Friday 22nd April at Limerick Greyhound Stadium. View your free virtual race programme now to study the race form, see the pictures and read the story of the competition and read about the event before the night. You can also use it to follow the action if you're watching from home with Barking Buzz or RPGTV.


SHELBOURNE 600 THIRD SANTY JOINS CAHILL

Ian Fortune

22 April 2022

After producing a stunning career best effort in third in the Shelbourne Open 600, Kilkenny Santy was always going to attract potential buyers.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, THURSDAY 21/04/2022

GRI

21 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Thursday 21/04/2022:


REQUEST AND GLYNNS SOLD BUT STAY WITH ROBERT

Ian Fortune

21 April 2022

Robert Gleeson confirmed that Droopys Request has been sold ahead of her Suncroft Festival Puppy Oaks appearance on Saturday night.


CONCORDE JOINS BUCKLEY AND IS TOWCESTER BOUND

Ian Fortune

21 April 2022

Just days after smashing the long-standing 525yd track record at Enniscorthy, the hugely exciting Cushie Concorde has been sold and has joined Pat Buckley.


VIDEO: 2022 CON AND ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL SEMI-FINALS

GRI

21 April 2022

Look back on the action and the atmosphere at Limerick Greyhound Stadium last Saturday night for the Semi-Finals of the Con & Annie Kirby Memorial. The stage is set for an incredible final this Friday night - don't miss it!


AN INCREDIBLE SUCCESS FOR PADDY IN NATIONAL

Ian Fortune

20 April 2022

I must admit I failed to join the dots when it came to Irish Grand National winning jockey Paddy O’Hanlon and his connection with greyhound racing.


A GOOD STORY BEHIND JAYKO

Ian Fortune

19 April 2022

Crafty Jayko emerged a tremendous winner of her semi-final of the Suncroft Festival Puppy Oaks at Shelbourne Park on Saturday night.


FRIENDS OF NEWBRIDGE A1 DERBY WORTH CHASING

Ian Fortune

19 April 2022

There will be plenty eyeing up a potential crack at the Friends of Newbridge Stadium A1 550 Derby.


BIG CROWD TURN OUT AT YOUGHAL FOR EAST FERRY ROWING CLUB BENEFIT NIGHT

Barry Drake

19 April 2022

THE EAST FERRY ROWING CLUB brought a large crowd to Youghal on Monday night and the racing itself delivered plenty of exciting finishes.


VIDEO: TALKING KIRBY 2022 EPISODE 4: MONDAY 18TH APRIL

GRI

18 April 2022

And then there was 6... As we look forward to the Final of the 2022 Con & Annie Kirby Memorial on Friday night in Limerick Greyhound Stadium, Ian Fortune and Declan O'Donoghue are Talking Dogs! Join them for a chat on the Semi-Finals, their thoughts on the Final and a look at some of the other big racing events in Ireland and the UK.


DARCIA TAKES THE HEADLINES ON SPECIAL NIGHT IN ENNISCORTHY

Ian Fortune

18 April 2022

There really was a special atmosphere at Enniscorthy on Sunday evening with a huge local support.


EAST FERRY BENEFIT NIGHT AT YOUGHAL TRACK TONIGHT

Barry Drake

18 April 2022

Youghal Track will be welcoming the East Ferry Rowing Club to the seaside venue tonight. Racing action will get underway at 6.40 pm with 13 races down for decision.


VIDEO: TOM O’CONNOR FUNDRAISER PRESENTATION TO KERRY CANCER CHARITIES AT KINGDOM GREYHOUND STADIUM

GRI

18 April 2022

Some months back Tom O'Connor, Tom Pa, set about a mammoth fundraising effort with the support of friends and family, to raise money for cancer charities in Munster. His fundraising efforts were his way of saying thank you for the support he had received during his own cancer experience and he wanted to show the strength of the greyhound community while he did. With great supporters behind him, he has succeeded in raising over €125,000 for cancer charities and support services in his own county of Kerry, Cork and Limerick.


KILDARE STARS IN KIRBY SEMIS AS FINAL SIX REVEALED

Peter Farrell

17 April 2022

It was huge night at Limerick Greyhound Stadium last night as the semi finals of the Con & Annie Kirby Memorial got underway and it was Kildare, who came into the Classic unraced that made everyone sit up and take note as he made it back-to-back wins to advance into the decider as a big player.


JAYKO SETS PUPPY OAKS PACE

Ian Fortune

17 April 2022

The semi finals of the Sunvale Festival Puppy Oaks were the feature at Shelbourne Park on Saturday night but there were wonderful displays throughout the twelve race card.


QUALITY SPREAD AT THURLES PARK

Peter Farrell

17 April 2022

Patrons were treated to some brilliant performances at Thurles Greyhound Stadium last night and the highlight on the card was a double for Liam Peacock who has now recorded back-to-back doubles at the Premier venue.


PEGGY LANDS ANN CHEEVERS DECIDER AT GALWAY

Peter Farrell

17 April 2022

There was €1,500 up for grabs as the final of the Ann Cheevers Memorial 525 took centre stage last night at Galway Greyhound Stadium and there was a mini shock on the cards as Lissatouk Peggy landed the spoils.


A SPECIAL NIGHT AT CURRAHEEN PARK

Barry Drake

17 April 2022

It was a real special night at Curraheen Park and great to see so many in attendance as Tom Pa O'Connor presented an incredible €40,000 to representatives of CUH Cancer Services.


ALL ABOUT GIZMO CASH IN GREYHOUND & PETWORLD SUPERSPRINT FINAL

Barry Drake

17 April 2022

GIZMO CASH ran out a brilliant winner of the €3,500 Greyhound & Petworld Supersprint final at Curraheen Park on Saturday night.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, SATURDAY 16/04/2022

GRI

16 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Saturday 16/04/2022:


SPORTING RITA ON TOP LATE ON IN THE KINGDOM

Barry Drake

16 April 2022

Sporting Rita set the standard in the semi-finals of the John & Mary Killeacle Dowling Memorial at Tralee on Friday night.


HOLLAND TREBLE THE HIGHLIGHT AT CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

16 April 2022

Clonmel hosted a ten race card last night and it was Graham Holland who recorded another treble at the Suirside venue as Newinn Mover, Chubbys Best and Rathcoole Poppy all landed their respective contests.


SMOOTH SHOOTS TO CAREER BEST DISPLAY AT GALWAY

Peter Farrell

16 April 2022

There was no shortage of quality performances last night at Galway Greyhound Stadium but it was Midfield Deano and Smooth Shot who produced two red-hot displays to take headlines.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, FRIDAY 15/04/2022

GRI

15 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Friday 15/04/2022:


SUSIE STAYS IN IRELAND WITH OAKS DEFENCE IN MIND

Ian Fortune

15 April 2022

Reigning Sporting Press Irish Oaks and Boylesports Derby champion Susie Sapphire made her first public appearance since capturing the Bresbet Easter Cup last month at Shelbourne Park when trialling yesterday evening.


UNDISPUTED A POTENTIAL STAR FOR PESTANA AND UNLOCK

Ian Fortune

15 April 2022

As always, the phone buzzed not long after 6.30pm on Thursday evening with the trial sheet emailed on from Shelbourne Park.


SHELBOURNE PARK TRIAL RESULTS, THURSDAY 14/04/2022

GRI

14 April 2022

Shelbourne Park Trial Results, Thursday 14/04/2022:


JOB OPPORTUNITY: STIPENDIARY STEWARD

GRI

13 April 2022

Arising from an upcoming retirement GRI wishes to recruit a Stipendiary Steward which is a key role from a integrity, regulation and welfare perspective. The position is open to both internal and external candidates.


VIDEO: CON & ANNIE KIRBY MEMORIAL QUARTER FINALS

12 April 2022

Limerick Greyhound Stadium hosted the Quarter Finals of the 2022 Con & Annie Kirby Memorial greyhounds were narrowed down to 12 in the world's richest juvenile race.


WHEN HONEY MET SUSIE

Ian Fortune

12 April 2022

The two undoubted stars of horseracing and greyhound racing met yesterday with credit going to Vinny Grennan for making it happen.


TALKING KIRBY 2022 EPISODE 3: MONDAY 11TH APRIL

GRI

11 April 2022

It's that time of the week again, time to start Talking Dogs. Ian Fortune and Tommy Lyons are joined by Alan Troy this week as they delve into the action of the Con & Annie Kirby Memorial at Limerick Greyhound Stadium Of course they also talk about the wonderful display of Fast Fit Paddy to win the 2022 Open 600 in Shelbourne Park Greyhound Stadium Pull up a seat and join the chat!


PARADE JACKET LAUNCH DATE POSTPONED TO 1ST MAY

GRI

11 April 2022

In order to facilitate the fulfilment of orders, the roll-out date for the introduction of the new Parade Jackets has been postponed until May 1st.


BURGESS BUICK SALES TOPPER AT CURRAHEEN PARK

Barry Drake

11 April 2022

BURGESS BUICK was the sales topper at the Curraheen Park on Saturday morning.


JOHN FERRIS

11 April 2022

It’s with sadness we must report the passing of a John Ferris, a prominent member of the Northern Irish greyhound racing community.


PADDY CUT FOR DERBY GLORY

Ian Fortune

11 April 2022

The dust had scarcely settled on Fast Fit Paddy’s wonderful Shelbourne Open 600 success on Saturday when an email landed confirming the powerful brindle had been cut for Irish Derby glory with sponsors Boylesports.


FIVE ON THE BOUNCE FOR THE BRILLIANT FLASHING WILLOW

Barry Drake

10 April 2022

Flashing Willow went quickest on the clock in the semi-finals of the Greyhound & Petworld Supersprint at Curraheen Park on Saturday night.