August 21, 2012News from Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium – 21st August 2012
This week is full with semi finals gearing up for a huge night here on September 1st!
Thursday night we have The Jerry Woods and Greyhound & Petworld A5 semi final. Down to just the last 12 dogs, this stake offers €750 up for grabs on the final night. The tipster is keen on Witches Kevin and Jims Crash Pick to come out on top of these semi finals.
Friday night we have the semi final of The Greyhound & Petworld Open Sprint. With prize money of €700 up for grabs on September 1st, this Friday will see 12 dogs will battle it our for a place in final.
Saturday night’s racecard is as full as ever! Two different stake semi-finals are taking place – there are 3 semi-finals running for The Greyhound & Petworld A1 stake, winner €5,000 on the final night. The Vetsearch and Greyhound & Petworld A3 550, which is running in conjunction with The Greyhound & Petworld A1, features two semi finals on Saturday nights racecard. The last 12 dogs will run for a place in the final on September 1st where the winner will take home €850.
Saturday’s regular features are also lined up this week – The Cork GOBA Saturday Night Special and The Burgess getting Out Stakes with €320 and €400 going to the winners respectively.
Some notable trials ran here last Saturday night and included Black Warrior, who ran a 525 at 25:53, Buddy Minor ran a 330 in 17:82 and Money Talks ran a solo sprint in 17:37.
Racing every Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Gates at 6.45 with first race at 7.47. Please call 1890 269 969 for reservations or visit www.igb.ie
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