Australian Greyhound Betting: Tips & Strategy Guide - 07-11-23

Lachlan Malek
Greyhound Predictions
Racetrack Insights: Greyhound Edition - November 7th

Hello, racing enthusiasts—welcome to MyBettingAustralia! On this less crowded day of racing, I've honed in on a few select picks that stand out to me. You'll find my top selection with the 'Best Bet of the Day,' alongside a couple of other contenders that catch my eye, each with their own merits.

Also, in addition to spotlighting these choices, I will be delving into the essence of greyhound racing. Understanding a dog's history on the track, recent performances, and the quirks of different courses can give you an edge. And if you're looking to broaden your strategy, my analysis includes a nod to the savvy of top Australian trainers—key knowledge for those seeking to refine their greyhound betting skills!

I've also navigated through the plethora of Aussie bookmakers to identify ones that, in my estimation, stand out for greyhound betting, so be sure to glance over my selection of bookies towards the bottom of this page! But first, I encourage you to immerse yourself in today's betting narrative and let's look to make the most of the opportunities at hand!

Free Greyhound Betting Tips & Predictions:

Bet of the Day

Race 4
#6 Alfie Alligator

Win: $2.10
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Place: $1.28
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Best of the Day
Race 2
#3 What A Ripper
Win: $2.40
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Place: $1.35
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Pick for the Day
Sandown Park
Race 9
#1 Osanna Bale
Win: $2.20
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Place: $1.40
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Note: Odds provided by PlayUp

Best of the Day:

Greyhound: #6 Alfie Alligator
Odds: $2.10
Race: Sale, Race 4 [4:24pm AEST]
Trainer: Darren Fisher
Form: 66541

Why it's our pick: Alfie Alligator is my 'Next best bet of the day' with an impressive record that speaks volumes. Coming off a solid win with a time of 23.89 in a special conditions Veteran race over 425m at Bendigo, Alfie Alligator showed a commendable tenacity to win by 0.7 lengths. This performance wasn't a one-off either; with two wins and three placings from seven starts from this draw, the history indicates a strong affinity with the starting position.

Moreover, Alfie Alligator possesses a class edge over the competition and has demonstrated the speed necessary to take the lead early in the race. So, at odds of $2.10, this greyhound looks hard to beat given a fair shake, and I am hopeful that the race unfolds favorably, and we'll see this contender triumphantly lead the pack across the finish line!

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Next Best of the Day:

Greyhound: #3 What A Ripper
Odds: $2.40
Race: Cannington, Race 2 [6:20pm AEST]
Trainer: Enzo Crudeli
Form: 1

Why it's our pick: What A Ripper stands out as my 'best bet of the day' with very promising credentials. This newcomer has already turned heads with a winning trial at Cannington over 380m on November 1, indicating a strong potential for a seamless transition into competitive racing. The trial performance was more than just promising; it was "ripping," suggesting that this greyhound has both the pace and the poise to make an immediate impact.

So, with that in mind, I think if What A Ripper can replicate that trial form in today's race, the chances of a win are compelling! The odds of $2.40 reflect the optimism that surrounds this greyhound's debut, making it a prime candidate for today's top bet. Keep an eye on #3; if the run is anything like the trial, we're in for a thrilling race!

Bonus Pick for the Day:

Greyhound: #1 Osanna Bale
Odds: $2.20
Race: Sandown Park, Race 9 [9:38pm AEST]
Trainer: Daniel Gibbons
Form: 34581

Why it's our pick: Osanna Bale is my 'Bonus Pick for the Day' at Sandown Park, with winning odds set at $2.20. Her recent outing here was stellar; she was quick off the mark and maintained her lead to secure victory over 515m in a commendable time of 29.68, even edging out Tiggerlong Flyer. With a penchant for hugging the rails and a proven track record from the #1 box, her form is hard to fault.

So, in carrying forward the winning momentum and a clear liking for the inside draw, I'm backing Osanna Bale as the greyhound to beat in this race. Her consistent performances and her compatibility with the track make her a fantastic shout!

The Winning Formula – Picking Your Greyhound:

Ready to get the inside track on greyhound betting? Let's dig into the key factors and strategies that can turn a guess into an educated bet. Welcome to the art of picking a winning greyhound!

  • Form: When you're sizing up a Greyhound, one of the first things you should look at is its form. Has the dog been tearing up the track recently, or has it been more of a tail-ender? Recent form can give you a solid indication of a Greyhound's current capabilities.
  • Class: Class refers to the level at which a Greyhound has been competing. A jump in class can mean stiffer competition, while a drop can provide a confidence boost to our four-legged friend.
  • Speed: In Greyhound racing, speed can make all the difference. Pay attention to a dog's sectional times and overall race times to gauge its speed. The fastest dogs are usually the ones crossing the finish line first!
  • Track Bias: Every track has its quirks. Some dogs might perform better on certain tracks due to their running style, track conditions, or weather on race day. So, keep an eye on the track!
  • Race History: How has the dog performed in past races? Has it consistently been a strong contender, or does it have a mixed bag of results? A dog's race history can provide insights into its potential future performance.
  • Betting Odds: The odds reflect the public's opinion of a Greyhound's chances. Lower odds indicate a favourite, while higher odds suggest an underdog. However, don't just follow the crowd - look for value bets where you believe a dog has a better chance than the odds imply!
  • Finding the Value Bets: It's all about comparing your assessment of a Greyhound's chances to the odds on offer. If you believe the odds are higher than they should be based on your evaluation, you've potentially found a value bet.

To bring this all together, let's take a gander at an example. Say we have a Greyhound named 'Thunder Bolt', with a recent form of 1123, showing consistency. He's dropping in class, his sectional times are among the fastest, and he's previously performed well at the upcoming track. His race history is impressive, and the odds on offer for a win are generous. Here, based on our strategy, 'Thunder Bolt' appears to be a strong pick, and a possible value bet.

And always remember, there are no guarantees in betting, but understanding these factors can significantly boost your chances. Happy punting, mate!

From the Tracks to Triumph – Australia’s Elite Greyhound Trainers of 2022-2024:

Okay, punters! I'm about to take you on a thrilling journey through the dust and dazzle of Aussie greyhound racing in the 2022-2023 season. From the old guard to the up-and-comers, these top-notch trainers have been wrangling their speedy snags into metro track champs, proving they're more than just a kangaroo short in the top paddock when it comes to the sport. 

So, without further ado, take a look below at a list I have complied of Top Greyhound Trainers' at varying Metropolitan Tracks from 07/11/2022 - 07/11/2023:

Trainer NameTotal Runs%1st’s%2nd’s%3rd’s
Thomas DAILLY81914.53%14.41%13.06%
Mark DELBRIDGE49019.18%14.90%13.27%
Jeffrey BRITTON30417.43%15.46%14.80%
Jason THOMPSON21524.19%16.28%13.49%
Angela LANGTON30014.33%17.33%15.67%

Blimey, isn't that an impressive list of trainers we've got on our hands! I think it’s fair to say that every trainer on this Aussie list has proven their mettle, consistently churning out top-dog performances on the racing circuit. Their expertise and dedication are clear for all to see, but it's important to remember that in the fast-paced, unpredictable world of greyhound racing, there's always more to the story!

So, to all you punters out there, don't just rely on the trainer's name alone. Keep your eyes peeled, do your homework, and factor in all aspects of the race. A great trainer backing a greyhound is a fine sign indeed, but it's not the whole shebang. It's just one part of the puzzle, and the truly savvy bettor knows how to put it all together. Remember, in this game, every detail counts. Be alert, be smart, and good luck out there on the tracks, mates!

Discover Your Winning Edge: Extra Resources for Greyhound Betting:

As they say, the more tools in your shed, the better equipped you'll be! And with that in mind, I want to note that outside the comprehensive content we offer at MyBettingAustralia, there is at least one more additional resource which I reckon might be worth your attention. Let’s take a look!

The Watchdog platform is essentially a free app and website designed for the greyhound enthusiasts out there! It's a comprehensive guide for Aussie greyhound races, complete with form analysis, live race streaming, race replays, and the ability to save your favourite dogs and trainers. I have also found that the expert tips provided over there can be more than useful when it comes to your greyhound betting strategy!

Remember though punters, betting is not just about intuition or luck, but also about proper planning and informed decision-making. And so, with that in mind, I hope that this greyhound resource can be instrumental in improving your betting game!

Exploring Some of Australia's Premier Greyhound Bookmakers:

Alright, punters! Now that you've got the inside scoop on betting strategies and tips, let's dive into an equally important part of the betting world: identifying the top bookmakers for greyhound racing in Australia. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at some of MyBettingAustralia’s personal favourites when it comes to greyhound betting:

Greyhound Promotions Best Bookmakers

On Your Marks, Get Set, Bet!

As we cross the finish line of this guide, it's time to put all the valuable strategies, insights, and tips to good use. And with that in mind, here at MyBettingAustralia, our goal is to give you the confidence and knowledge to make smart betting decisions. So, dive into our weekly free greyhound betting tips, unpack our strategies, and explore our predictions. Each tip is a new opportunity for you to excel in your betting game.

And remember, punters, every race brings a new chance to win, so, it's time to harness these tools, trust your instincts, and let your betting prowess shine. Ready, set, bet!