|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||COME ON CHARLIZE||LYN SMITH (NAMBROK )||2||2||26.6||4.90||2111||30.954||4.57||$1.60|
|2||TOFFEE LADY||SHANE JACK (DALMORE)||4||4||26.1||4.89||1222||31.274||4.57||$48.80|
|3||SODA SPIKE||GARY MCMILLAN (NAMBROK)||1||1||29.9||4.95||3333||31.341||5.53||$6.80|
|4||PINKY TUSCADERO||LESLIE HUGHES (GIFFARD)||3||3||26.6||5.01||6666||31.708||10.77||$6.00|
|5||MAGIC FLORA||PASQUALINO ROMAGNINO (MOE)||5||5||24.8||5.01||5555||31.755||11.44||$6.60|
|6||TARQUIN BOB||WILLIAM DAWES (MOE)||7||7||32.2||5.00||4444||31.784||11.86||$14.10|
|S||WOODLEIGH GUY||GREGORY GRAHAM (woodleigh)||6|
|S||MISTY'S BOY||PAULA CALAFIORE (Morwell)||8|
|2-COME ON CHARLIZE||1.60||1.50|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 2-4-1-3||218.70|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
This meeting was declared heat affected. At the start of kennelling the outside temperature was 24.7 degrees according to the bom.gov.au website. The kennel temperature was 17.0 degrees.
Track Curator, Mr A Inger, advised Stewards that the track was lightly harrowed on Wednesday 10th January 2018.
Misty's Boy was a late scratching at 11:10AM due to weight variation, up 1.3kg (GAR 39). A ten-day stand down period was imposed. Ms Paula Calafiore was fined the sum of $100.
When the greyhounds were retrieved from the kennels for this event, the temperature in the kennels was 19 degrees.
A pre-race sample was taken from Soda Spike.
Soda Spike was quick to begin.
Magic Flora and Tarquin Bob collided soon after the start, checking both greyhounds. Pinky Tuscadero galloped on Soda Spike on the first turn, checking Soda Spike, Pinky Tuscardero, Magic Flora and Tarquin Bob. Soda Spike and Tarquin Bob collided in the back straight. Magic Flora contacted the running rail on the third turn. Magic Flora and Tarquin Bob collided in the home straight Magic Flora veered out and marred Tarquin Bob in the home straight, checking Tarquin Bob and Pinky Tuscadero.
Magic Flora was vetted following the event. It was reported that the greyhound sustained abrasions to the left hock and right hind leg, and a split toe nail on the right fore foot. No veterinary stand down period was imposed.
Stewards spoke to Mr Pasqualino Romagnino, the trainer of the greyhound Magic Flora, regarding the greyhound’s racing manners in the home straight. Acting under GAR 69(1) stewards charged Magic Flora with marring. Mr Romagnino pleaded guilty to the charge, Magic Flora was found guilty and suspended for 28 days at Traralgon and it was directed that the greyhound perform a Satisfactory Trial (all tracks), pursuant to GAR 69(2)(a) before any future nomination will be accepted.