the worlds richest greyhound race is back.
This year they're
racing and chasing for
SAT 17 DEC
First run in December 2021, The Phoenix is the newest, most exciting race to hit the greyhound racing calendar in recent memory. In 2022 the event will become the richest greyhound race in the world, with a total prize pool of $1.65 million and a $1 million winner’s cheque.
If you were at The Meadows for the inaugural running last year and thought that was exciting, then you won't want to miss what's planned for this year. The 2022 Phoenix will be part of GRVs exciting Metropolitan Festival of Greyhound Racing, with it being the penultimate race and meet in the 5 week program.
The slot holder application process has provided eight exciting 2022 Phoenix Slot Holders.
Slot holders will now go on and nominate a greyhound to represent them in The Phoenix, the world's richest greyhound race to be run and won on Saturday December 17 at The Meadows! Race nominations need to be made by Sunday December 11.
The Meadows is home to The Melbourne Greyhound Racing Association. Located in Broadmeadows, approximately 25km from the Melbourne CBD, it is to greyhound racing what the MCG is to AFL. A world class venue and racetrack, it's a most worthy stadia to host the world's richest greyhound race – The Phoenix.