Sandown (SAP) 01/08/2021
|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||ZAC'S ENTITY||KELVYN GREENOUGH (PEARCEDALE)||4||4||34.1||5.28||1111||29.251||14.69||$1.60|
|2||FOXTROT TANGO||BRENDAN PURSELL (LARA)||5||5||34.8||5.37||4332||30.279||14.69||$22.60|
|3||BLAZING TIMES||ANGELA LANGTON (ANAKIE)||2||2||32.1||5.33||2653||30.895||23.49||$2.70|
|4||ALFIE MOON||JESSICA HOPKINS (JUNCTION VILLAGE)||8||8||32.2||5.43||6445||31.000||24.99||$11.20|
|5||SALUT SIDEWAYS||Jason Caley (Dandenong)||7||7||26.8||5.39||5564||31.073||26.03||$31.60|
|6||STOCKBROKER||TREVOR GOTTSCHE (HEALESVILLE)||1||1||35.8||5.34||3226||31.747||35.66||$28.50|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 4-5-2-8||74.50|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
Essential persons (both staff and participants) attending today, undertook successful health screenings, wore face masks, observed social distance requirements and adhered to room density quotients that in-turn, permitted entry to the venue for exclusive race-day functions and operations.
Alfie Moon was slow to begin.
Foxtrot Tango and Salut Sideways collided soon after the start. Salut Sideways and Alfie Moon collided approaching the first turn. Blazing Times checked off Zac's Entity on the first turn and raced wide. Salut Sideways galloped on Blazing Times approaching the second turn; severely checking Blazing Times and Salute Sideways. Alfie Moon clipped the heels of Stockbroker on the third turn; severely checking both greyhounds, which lost considerable ground; checking Blazing Times as a result.
Stockbroker underwent a post-race veterinary examination and was found to have a spike wound to the right hindleg pad/webbing. A three day stand down period was imposed.
Alfie Moon underwent a post-race veterinary examination - no apparent injury was reported.
Stewards spoke to Ms Jessica Hopkins regarding the racing manners of Alfie Moon approaching the second turn. After hearing evidence from Ms Hopkins, viewing all the available race footage and acting on their observations, a warning was issued regarding the greyhound’s racing manners approaching the second turn.
A post-race sample was taken from Zac's Entity - the winner of the event.