Finish On Lure
|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||JOE PANTHER||NORMA GOST (LITTLE RIVER)||1||1||35.1||8.89||51||23.213||7.03||$8.20|
|2||GUNMETAL LIAM||JASON FORMOSA (HEATHCOTE)||2||2||29.7||9.06||62||23.705||7.03||$24.90|
|3||MISS FAGAN||DEBORAH WHITE (PARWAN)||8||8||27.5||8.66||33||23.711||7.11||$6.80|
|4||SPEEDWAY CHICK||JESS FOTHERGILL (HEATHCOTE)||4||4||29.1||8.68||45||23.753||7.71||$7.10|
|5||DAYTONA FERNANDO||JASON SHARP (AVALON)||3||3||27.5||8.52||14||23.878||9.50||$5.30|
|6||MRS. HARDWICKE||KEVIN WARD (MOUNT MORIAC)||5||10||25.6||9.08||76||23.988||11.07||$20.90|
|F||FLAMIN' MIRACLE||RONALD DUNNE (ST ALBANS)||6||6||28.0||8.56||27||$2.00|
|S||MISS MANUKA||SUZANNE MANNION (BALLIANG)||9|
|S||JAGGER CIRCUIT||JOHN MANGION (NUMURKAH)||5|
|S||FISH ARMO||CHRIS ARMSTRONG (HOPPERS CROSSING)||7|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 1-2-8-4||277.30|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
Stewards finalised an inquiry from the Geelong meeting held on March 27 2018, regarding an incident behind the starting boxes. Both starter Mr J. Nicholls and licenced trainer Mr M. Lloyd were given an offical caution regarding their behaviour.
The Club Veterinary Surgeon examined Fish Armo and no illness was detected. The greyhound was a late scratching at 3.14pm due to weight variation (GAR 39). A 10 day stand down period was imposed. Trainer Mr C. Armstrong was fined the sum of $100.
Mr J. Willoughby, the representative of Daytona Fernando declared a new weight of 27.5kgs for the greyhound in accordance with GAR 39(2). Daytona Fernando last raced at 26.0kgs.
Joe Panther, Gunmetal Liam and Mrs. Hardwicke were slow to begin.
Speedway Chick checked off Flamin' Miracle soon after the start. Gunmetal Liam and Mrs. Hardwicke collided soon after the start. Daytona Fernando and Flamin' Miracle collided approaching the first turn. Speedway Chick and Miss Fagan collided approaching the first turn checking Gunmetal Liam; Flamin' Miracle and Mrs. Hardwicke were severely checked as a result. Daytona Fernando and Flamin' Miracle collided approaching the home turn causing Miss Fagan to check off Daytona Fernando causing Flamin' Miracle to fall as a result. Speedway Chick shifted out on the home turn and collided with Daytona Fernando. Speedway Chick checked off Daytona Fernando entering the home straight.
Stewards issued a warning to Ms J. Fothergill, the trainer of Speedway Chick regarding the greyhound’s racing manners on the home turn.
Flamin' Miracle was vetted following the event. It was reported that the greyhound sustained minor lacerations to the right stopper and left forehind, a left thigh, triangle and back muscle injuries, a 7 day stand down period was imposed.
A sample was taken from Joe Panther - winner of the event.