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VIDEO: Healesville Cup Heats 5 – 7

VIDEO: Healesville Cup Heats 5 – 7

Old timer Big Ticket won his heat of the 2016 Healesville Cup on Sunday paying $14.70 for the win, he now finds himself jumping from box one in yet another finals campaign. Born in December 2012, Big Ticket has a year’s more experience over his rivals in the Healesville Cup. Partaking in 52 starts for 24 wins and 16 minor placings for trainer Pat Sofra who trains from his Cranbourne residence. “He is just a chasing machine!” Pat Sofra explained ...

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VIDEO: Healesville Cup Heats 1 – 4

VIDEO: Healesville Cup Heats 1 – 4

Ecstatic is one of the many words that could describe how co-trainer Lisa Hellmuth felt after her greyhound Bear’s Gold (pictured) made it through to his first group two feature – the 2016 Healesville Cup. Bear’s Gold jumped from box four in the first heat on Sunday paying $3.90 to defeat the Queen Of The Straight It’s All Talk. After a clean get away there was no looking back for Bear’s Gold who went onto win his 14th race from 20 ...

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Local hopes rest with Haiyan in Healesville Cup

Local hopes rest with Haiyan in Healesville Cup

There is plenty of excitement surrounding a young greyhound named Haiyan ahead of Sunday’s Group 2 All 4 Paws And Claws Healesville Cup (350m), as he is a greyhound that locals have adopted as their own. Haiyan has only raced seven times – all at Healesville – where he has won five times including an impressive victory in a heat of the Healesville Cup last Sunday. It is rare for a greyhound to make a group race final so early ...

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