|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||STAR FAITH||ROBERT CUNNINGHAM (DEVON MEADOWS)||3||3||32.6||6.74||4||19.515||2.13||$1.20|
|2||PRINCESS PULSE||DARREN BROWN (LARA)||1||1||27.0||6.75||5||19.664||2.13||$5.40|
|3||ZIPPING ESTER||ADAM WILCOCK (Kyneton)||5||5||25.4||6.67||1||19.669||2.20||$11.10|
|4||PRIMA MIKADO||PAUL JONES (HODDLES CREEK)||6||6||26.9||6.69||2||19.872||5.10||$26.20|
|5||FUN TIME MIKADO||PAUL JONES (HODDLES CREEK)||2||2||28.1||6.82||6||19.905||5.57||$29.90|
|6||WAKE UP WILMA||COLIN GOODMAN (BENA)||8||9||29.1||6.82||7||19.968||6.47||$40.80|
|7||NIAMH'S DOUBLE||LEWIS GREEN (ROCKBANK)||7||10||30.5||6.69||3||19.989||6.77||$97.20|
|S||MUMMA'S BEAR||LINA REPICI (HAMPTON PARK)||8|
|S||MATILDA MIKADO||MARIA BARBER (HODDLES CREEK)||7|
|S||BANJO PLATO||MICHAEL THARLE (Devon Meadows)||4|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 3-1-5-6||20.40|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
In accordance with the GRV Hot Weather Policy, this meeting was deemed 'Hot Weather Affected'. At the commencement of kennelling, the outside temperature was 27.0 degrees and the kennel temperature was 17.3 degrees.
When the greyhounds were retrieved for this event the kennel temperature was 19.6 degrees.
Prima Mikado was slow to begin.
Star Faith and Zipping Ester collided soon after the start checking Star Faith and Fun Time Mikado. Fun Time Mikado and Star Faith collided at the 300m mark. Prima Mikado raced erratically at the 250m mark. Prima Mikado failed to pursue the lure at the 200m mark checking Niamh's Double. Fun Time Mikado crossed to the outside at the 100m mark checking Niamh's Mikado. Princess Pulse and Zipping Ester collided approaching the winning post.
A pre-race sample was unable to be obtained from Prima Mikado, a post-race sample was subsequently taken.
Stewards spoke to Ms M. Barber, the respresentative of the greyhound Prima Mikado regarding the greyhounds racing manners at the 200m mark. Prima Mikado was vetted and re-vetted following the event. It was reported that the greyhound sustained an right front toe injury, a 7 day stand down period was imposed. Acting under GAR 69(B)(1), the stewards charged Prima Mikado with failing to pursue the lure with due commitment (by reason of injury). Ms Barber pleaded guilty to the charge, Prima Mikado was found guilty and stewards directed that the greyhound perform a Satisfactory Trial (all tracks) pursuant to GAR 69(B)(1)(a), before any future nomination will be accepted.