Golden Easter Egg Statistics

Media Release: GRNSW

With the world’s richest free entry greyhound race fast approaching, here are a few interesting facts and statistics related to the Macro Meats Golden Easter Egg and its past winners.

  • Malawi’s Prince, Black Shiraz and Token Prince have sired the most Golden Easter Egg winners with two each while no brood bitch has produced more than one conqueror.
  • Breet Lee, arguably Australia’s finest greyhound racer, is the most decorated Golden Easter Egg winner taking out the 2001 event and finishing with a career strike rate of 78 per cent.
  • The Golden Easter Egg boasts Australia’s all-time stakes leader Rapid Journey among its former winners, the John and Jane Carruthers-trained dog winning the 1998 event.
  • Boys hold a slender lead over the girls in the battle of the sexes with 11 wins out of the 20 Golden Easter Egg finals.