Author Archives: Jason Adams

Prelude Series 4, it’s hot!

TAB Melbourne Cup Prelude Series 4 is outstanding with the sport’s stars set to round out their preparations for the world’s greatest race. It is the last chance for greyhounds to qualify for the series – as well as a terrific teaser as to what we can expect in next Friday’s heats. The opening Prelude […]

Black Opium will contest TAB Melbourne Cup series

After two weeks of deliberation between connections it has been confirmed that young sprinter Black Opium will be set for a TAB Melbourne Cup campaign. “She will be heading towards the Melbourne Cup,” revealed Seona Thompson (pictured with Black Opium) today on Sky Sports Radio’s Going Greyhounds. Black Opium stunned punters when winning in 29.34 […]

Black Opium breathtaking on city debut

Black Opium continued the electrifying start to her career with a breathtaking debut at Sandown Park last night. After dominating a Vic Bred Maiden series recently at Bendigo she jumped as the near unbackable $1.30 favourite. She began well and swooped around the field before unleashing down the back straight. Her winning margin was 5½ […]

Miss Splendamiro moves to Victoria

New South Wales’ premier sprinter Miss Splendamiro has joined the David Geall kennel. The move has been made to give her ample opportunity in preparation for next month’s Shootout and TAB Melbourne Cup, as well other feature races around Victoria. “We felt that she would be better positioned to give herself every opportunity,” said part-owner […]