20190126 – Cannington Saturday

WEST ON AUGIE (Fernando Bale- Te Amo) dominated a top line FFA field as he worked to the lead into the first corner and then raced clear to win by 9 1/4 lengths over Leisel Monelli in 29.75.  The Chris Halse trained star recently returned from injury and warmed up for his win with a 27.25 victory at Mandurah the week before. Hecton Bale was checked on the first corner at his first start for new trainer Enzo Crudeli.  Pictured : West On Augie

REIDY’S RUNNER (Dyna Double One- Buxton Miss) settled last in the 6 dog opening heat of the Gr3 Miata before running home to win by 1 1/2 lengths over West On Hawkeye and the tiring favourite Yunderup Tank. The Christine Bennett trained dog has now won 4 times over the 715 metres from 7 attempts. Yunderup Tank led from the start before getting tired over the last 50 metres.

MOMENT TO JIVE (Mogambo- Sharon Monelli) led throughout as a short priced favourite in the second heat of the Gr3 Miata. The Sarah Appleton trained bitch has won her past 3 starts and stopped the clock at 42.09, 2 3/4 lengths ahead of Poppy Monelli and West On Tia. The black bitch finished 6th in last years Miata final behind Neil Monelli who set a track record winning time of 41.66.

The Miata Box Draw

Box Greyhound Trainer
YUNDERUP TANK A. McLaren
WEST ON TIA C. Halse
MOMENT TO JIVE S. Appleton
LAWLESS LOU N. Smith
FERDINAND J. Marsh
POPPY MONELLI D. Hobby
REIDY’S RUNNER C. Bennett
WEST ON HAWKEYE C. Halse
Reserves
MOMENT TO RUMBA S. Appleton
BERYLLIUM B. Choules