|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||GOLDEN ROMANCE||JESSICA SHARP (AVALON)||6||9||26.0||8.43||11||22.618||1.34||$13.90|
|2||MAGIC VOGUE||JOHN MAGRI (AVALON)||2||2||27.7||8.61||33||22.712||1.34||$2.70|
|3||MARLUCKY DAY||JESSICA SHARP (AVALON)||5||5||25.6||8.61||45||22.776||2.26||$8.30|
|4||PIPPA'S PRIDE||MARK GRIMA (DEVON MEADOWS)||1||1||26.6||8.61||22||22.813||2.79||$3.70|
|5||APROPOS||GLENN CAMPBELL (ANAKIE)||8||8||32.8||8.75||54||22.859||3.44||$19.10|
|6||LEVI LIV||DARYL BRENNAN (ROSS CREEK)||3||3||25.9||8.93||76||23.039||6.01||$3.40|
|7||EXFORD OAK||JOHN MCINTYRE (EXFORD)||7||10||31.3||8.76||67||23.425||11.53||$63.90|
|S||ARROGANT CHAPTA||BROOKE BERRY (BALLARAT EAST)||7|
|S||ASTON VELOCI||DANIEL DAVIS (MELTON WEST)||4|
|S||MISTER BEVERIDGE||DALE BUNN (TYLDEN)||6|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 9-2-5-1||712.60|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
Stewards spoke to Mr D.Brennan, the trainer of Levi Liv regarding the length of time the greyhound has had between races. Levi Liv last raced on 7th September 2017. Mr Brennan stated that the greyhound was resuming racing after being seasonal.
Mr J.McIntyre, trainer of Exford Oak declared a new weight of 31.3kg for the greyhound in accordance with GAR 39(2). Exford Oak last raced at 29.9kg.
An Out of Competition Sample was taken from Magic Vogue engaged in this event on 2nd January 2018 pursuant to GAR 79A.
Golden Romance was quick to begin. Marlucky Day and Apropos were slow to begin. Golden Romance crossed to the rail approaching the first turn, checking Pippa's Pride. Levi Liv checked off Exford Oak on the first turn. Exford Oak checked off Apropos approaching the home turn. Marlucky Day and Exford Oak raced wide on the home turn. Magic Vogue and Marlucky Day raced wide in the home straight.
A sample was taken from Golden Romance - the winner of the event.