Archive for Cannington

20190318 – Cannington Monday

HELLO I’M CIPHER (Barcia Bale- Aloysius) led from box 5 and recorded her Maiden victory for trainer Ben MacLean. The black bitch had been placed second 3 times from 17 prior starts. After jumping well, she raced away to win by 3 lengths from Roman Blue in 16.44.

OAKS VALLEY (Oaks Road- Mandy Charm) showed speed from box 6 and recorded his 3rd career victory. The Tim Mullany trained dog recorded a PB 22.26 in defeating Go Gettem Marls by a length.

THERMISTOCLES (Zulu Zeus- Scotch Bonnet) showed speed from box 4 and led throughout over the 275 metres winning by 2 3/4 lengths in 16.10. The Pete Brown dog has been in very good form winning twice from his past 2 starts and was placed second in between.


20190316 – Cannington Saturday (Perth Cup & Galaxy Heats)

THE Gr 1 Sky Racing Perth Cup commenced with a flying run by Victorian star ORSON ALLEN (Kc And All- Desalle Bale) stopping the clock at 29.32 which is a half length outside of the Track Record set by Quick Jagger in May 2017. The Corey Grenfell trained dog is hot off winning the Gr 2 Horsham Cup. The fawn dog flew out of box 4 and clocked a 5.37 first split before going off the back in 18.15. He defeated Love Me Tinder by 9 1/4 lengths.

DYNA PATTY (Fernando Bale- Unix Bale) had to overcome early trouble before running down Kiss Me Linda to win by 1 1/4 lengths in 29.87. The Andrea Dailly trained bitch, hot off an Australian Cup win, started a short priced favourite and showed her class as she raced into her 5th Gr 1 final.

CAMPINI (Kc And All- Fantastic Dotty) cut across from box 5 at the start and then after balancing up was able to drive up on the inside of Petria Monelli entering the back straight. The Paul Stuart trained chaser then dropped off his rivals on straightening clearing away to win by 6 lengths in 29.62. (Pictured : Campini)

WEST ON AUGIE (Fernando Bale- Te Amo) led throughout in the 4th heat of the Gr 1 Sky Racing Perth Cup clocking a 5.50 first split before racing away from his rivals winning by 2 3/4 lengths over Eighty Eight in 29.72. The Chris Halse trained star, hot off being named WA GOTY, has now won 23 times from 35 starts over the 520 metres at Cannington and goes in much more seasoned than when making last years Cup final when unplaced behind Trouper Monelli.

HECTON BALE (Fernando Bale- Searle Bale) led from box 4 and raced into his second Gr 1 Sky Racing Perth Cup with a 5 length win over Lhotse Monelli in 29.76. The Enzo Crudeli trained dog finished third in last years final when trained by Andrea Dailly. The black dog will compete in his 6th Gr 1 final next Saturday night.

HASTEN SLOWLY (Fernando Bale- Heidi Go Seek) was the last heat winner scoring by 3 1/4 lengths from Bundles Galore in 29.79. The recently crowned Queensland GOTY was transferred to Chris Halse kennel when sent over to be set for the Perth Cup series. He has now won over $440,000 in stakes and will compete in his 8 Gr 1 final.

BATMAN came to Perth and he blew the lights out in the opening heat of the Gr 1 Sky Racing Galaxy. TORNADO TEARS (Fernando Bale- Tears Siam) left his rivals behind as he went off the back straight in 29.64 before breaking the track record by more that 6 lengths. The white and black dog stopped the clock at 41.25. Wow.

OUTSHINED (Fabregas- Sticka Size) led throughout from box 2 scoring by 3 1/4 lengths in the second heat of the Gr 1 Sky Racing Galaxy. The Jamie Marsh trained black dog is undefeated in 3 starts over the distance, however his time was more than a second slower than Tornado Tears, stopping the clock at 42.39. Moment To Jive finished fourth and failed to qualify.  

REIDY’S RUNNER (Dyna Double One- Buxton Miss) was able to work to the lead soon after the start before running his rivals ragged with a 7 1/2 length win over Barcali in 42.01. The Christine Bennett trained dog will be one of WA’s leading chances in next weeks Gr 1 final.

Perth Cup Qualifiers: The Box draw will be held at Cannington on Monday night in Box 1 Restaurant Greyhounds WA Cannington.
Orson Allen / Dyna Patty / Campini / West On Augie / Hecton Bale / Hasten Slowly / Eighty Eight / Kiss Me Linda
Res 1 Love Me Tinder 2 Petria Monelli

Galaxy Qualifiers : The Box draw will be held at Cannington on Monday night in Box 1 Restaurant Greyhounds WA Cannington.
Tornado Tears / Back On Lava / Outshined / Bee Dee / Reidy’s Runner / Barcali / Equilibrium / Rockstar Patriot
Res 1 Allen Mike 2 Moment To Jive

20190313 – Cannington Wednesday

BANJO’S GIRL (Banjo Boy- Beyond Resolve) led throughout from the 380 metre boxes to score by 5 lengths over Wikarie Phoebe in a PB 21.90. The Rod Noden trained bitch was having just her 4th career start and she doesn’t turn two years of age until July.

VENUS AND MARS (Kinloch Brae- West On Delly) worked across from her outside draw to settle second on the leader Expect A Spring before racing to the lead in the home straight and winning by 1 1 /2 lengths in 30.48. The Chris Halse trained bitch had been placed at 5 of her first 6 starts.

WILLIE GUNDI (My Bro Fabio- Senora Gundi) had finished in the placings at 10 of 14 starts at Cannington before he charged home to record a 1 3/4 length win over Westdale Anne. The Christine Bennett trained dog saluted in 30.23 in recording his 3rd career start in 19 outings.

20190311 – Cannington Monday

JONSEY (Jagger Swagger- Love To Rock) crossed from box 7 and recorded his Maiden victory by 5 lengths over Ledaro Capri in 16.42. The Tim Mullany trained youngster had finished second at his second career start the week before at big prices.

JUST THE BEST (Shoulders- Just A Champ) caused an upset when she ended a losing sequence of 9 to score a 6 length win over Mearle Gundi in 22.13. The Graeme Hall trained bitch had been finding trouble in her races before her better start saw her to good for her rivals.

SHESA DRATTA (Banjo Boy- Gimme Range) recorded back to back victories after leading throughout and scoring by 2 1/4 lengths in 16.29 . The Shane Beard trained bitch had won over the 380 metres back in the middle of February before returning over the 275 metres.

2019 SKY Racing Perth Cup

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2019 SKY Racing Perth Cup

Saturday 23 March

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  • Live band trackside
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Racing from 7pm.

Phone 6350 4600 for more details.