UGR and Naples – Ft. Myers Greyhound Park Offering A New Sensation

UGR and Naples – Ft. Myers Greyhound Park Offering A New Sensation

Plano, TX – United Greyhound Racing and Naples – Ft. Myers Greyhound Park have once again partnered to bring the greyhound industry and its fans another level of excitement with the introduction of the New Sensations Puppy Classic. The event is scheduled to start November 19th with additional qualifying rounds

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BetAmerica to Crown Two National Champions in 2017

BetAmerica to Crown Two National Champions in 2017

Plano, TX – After another thrilling BetAmerica Daytona 550 in which fans witnessed Need My Moneynow pass Husker Magic at the wire, BetAmerica was determined to bring another exciting element in 2017.   Not only will the greyhound industry crown the nation’s best racer on January 21, 2017, but the nation’s

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UGR Top 25 May 1 through July 4, 2016

by Michael Frino   Complete Poll Can Be Found HERE   1. Mega Revelation    female      (Bella Infrared-Primed Az Mailie)    Record:  10/8-1-1-0    Kennel:  David Blair Kennel                        Owner:  Jeff Blair   Winner of the Southland Razorback Classic .  Recorded 4

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Mike Newlin Joins United Greyhound Racing Board of Directors

Mike Newlin Joins United Greyhound Racing Board of Directors

Plano, TX –  April 21, 2016 – United Greyhound Racing (UGR) announced today that Mike Newlin, former General Manager of Sanford Orlando Kennel Club (SOKC) and now General Manager of Horsemen’s Park , has been elected to United Greyhound Racing’s board of directors. Jim Gartland, one of the board’s longest

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Need My Moneynow Wins BetAmerica Daytona 550

By: Stan Pawloski United Greyhound Racing, the coordinator of the BetAmerica Daytona 550, was pleased with the inaugural running of the national stake invitational in 2015.   This year’s event, held in late January at the Florida track, was won by Need My Moneynow after a dramatic homestretch duel with defending

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Handicapping the 2016 BetAmerica Daytona550

Handicapping the 2016 BetAmerica Daytona550

By: Clint Locklear United Greyhound Racing's "Quest to Crown the Best" Saturday night in the BetAmerica Daytona 550 will give handicappers a great opportunity to make a nice score with enhanced pool sizes and overlays on classy greyhounds. We will provide insight to help your wagering choices a little more clear for the main

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Field Set For the 2016 BetAmerica Daytona 550 National Championship

Field Set For the 2016 BetAmerica Daytona 550 National Championship

The field has been set for the 2016 BetAmerica Daytona 550 National Championship.  The selections will represent 6 different tracks throughout the United States.  In 2015, these greyhound athletes have won close to 200 races and have 8 prestigious stake victories combined. Two interesting storylines created themselves this year. Can

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2016 BetAmerica Daytona550 Participant #8 – Rockdown Star

ROCKDOWN STAR (Djays Octane-Tomco Galaxy) Owner: Paul Coombs Kennel: Jade Feise Kennel Trainer: Jade Feise Track:  Naples-Fort Myers Entertainment Center 2015 Race Record: (59) 16-10-12-5   Rockdown Star punched her ticket to the BetAmerica Daytona 550 National Championship race with an impressive victory in the Floridian at the Naples-Fort Myers

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2016 BetAmerica Daytona550 Participant #7 – Need My Moneynow

Need My Moneynow (No More Loving- Need A Date)  Owner: Sharon L. Williams Kennel: DQ Williams Kennel Trainer: Craig Edwards Track: Gulf Greyhound Park Race Record (through November):  (46) 38-6-2-0   Racing at Gulf Greyhound Park will come to an end, but the racing at the La Marque oval has been some of the most

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2016 BetAmerica Daytona550 Participant #6 – Chasmo’s Dutch

Chasmo's Dutch (Djays Octane- Chasmo's Layla)  Owner: Judith Moore Kennel: Lester Raines Kennel Trainer: Ken Lesperance Track: Southland Park Gaming & Racing Race Record (through November):  (39) 18-6-4-0   The hype has been there since the start of his career back in September of 2014. He broke his maiden by 10 in a time of

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