Meadows (MEP) 19/01/2022
|Place||Dog Name||Trainer||Box||Rug||Weight||1st Split Time||PIR||Finish Time||Margin||Price|
|1||INVICTUS JAXSON||KAYLA COTTRELL (PEARCEDALE)||2||2||33.6||9.09||1111||34.657||1.49||$2.00|
|2||ASTON VELVET||BENJAMIN MAGRI (AVALON)||7||7||31.0||9.20||2222||34.761||1.49||$4.50|
|3||REDZIN||PATRICK BURLEY (WATTLE GLEN)||8||8||33.0||9.48||6666||35.335||9.69||$47.80|
|4||LIMBURG RAPID||JEFFREY BRITTON (ANAKIE)||5||5||30.5||9.27||4334||35.353||9.94||$29.60|
|5||RUFIANO||RICKY JARVIS (TYERS)||1||1||33.7||9.34||5543||35.436||11.13||$3.10|
|6||NIKEPHOROS||TIM BRITTON (LARA)||4||4||29.5||9.21||3455||35.444||11.24||$10.20|
|Exotic Combs||Exotic Odds|
|First 4 2-7-8-5||244.80|
|Running Double 3-2||40.80|
|Big 6 1-6-7-4-3-2||0.00|
|Split 1||Split 2||Split 3||Split 4|
Limburg Rapid was slow to begin.
Rufiano, Invictus Jaxson and Nikephoros collided on the first turn checking Limburg Rapid, Aston Velvet and Redzin. Nikephoros and Aston Velvet collided in the front straight. Nikephoros contacted the running rail approaching the second turn. Rufiano checked off Nikephoros on the second turn. Rufiano marred Limburg Rapid on the fourth turn checking both greyhounds.
Nikephoros underwent a post-race veterinary examination - no apparent injury was reported.
Rufiano underwent a post-race veterinary examination and was found to have a right back muscle injury. A 5 day stand down period was imposed. Stewards spoke to Mr. Ricky Jarvis, the trainer, regarding the greyhound’s racing manners on the fourth turn. Acting under the provisions of GAR 69(1) Rufiano was charged with marring. Mr. Jarvis pleaded not guilty to the charge, Rufiano was found guilty and suspended for 3 months at all tracks and must perform a Satisfactory Trial in accordance with GAR 69(2) and pursuant to GAR 72, before any future nomination will be accepted.
A post-race sample was taken from Invictus Jaxson - winner of the event.