Archive for 20151017

20151017 Mandurah Saturday

TIGGERLONG AWAIT (Fabregas- Tiggerlong Petal) led for the first time in a number of starts and once in front was always going to be hard to run down. The Paul Stuart trained dog won the opening heat of the Group 2 All Stars Sprint by 3 lengths over Deadly Boy in 27.58.

JOKER’S WILD (Mogambo- Hidden Diamond) has been racing in great fashion in very good juvenile company before drawing awkwardly in his heat of the All Stars. The Barry McPherson trained fawn dog over came the draw and held off Tureaud by a length in 27.57.

ROMEO’S COMET (Kinloch Brae- Starlight Delly) recorded his 10th win from box 1 in just 11 starts from the inside draw. The Paul Stuart trained dog had been dropped back recently from the longer distance races and had won his previous two starts. The black dog railed strongly to win by 3 lengths over Stangafied in 27.51.

ASTROPHYSIC (Cosmic Rumble- Right On Ruby) began like a gazelle from box 6 and never looked in any trouble in one of the strongest heats of the Gr 2 All Stars Sprint. The third heat winner for trained Paul Stuart, the dark brindle dog scored by 4 lengths in 27.60. The win was his 34th from 47 career starts. He also has an unassailable lead in the Mandurah Track Star of the year award with 24 wins this year.

PELETON BALE (Surf Lorian- Amity Bale) recorded his first win over the 490 metres with a 27.73 victory over Bold Intention. The Enzo Crudeli trained dog had been racing over the 647 metres with two wins from his previous 3 starts over the journey before his win in the 5th heat of the All Stars.

NERO BOLT (Lochinvar Marlow- Lochinvar Coco) (Pictured) claimed the leader Mike The Knight on the line with a nose victory in the final heat of the Gr 2 All Stars Sprint. The Nick Minutillo trained dog has now won 6 times from 8 starts from box 1 and was the quickest of the six heats scoring in a time of 27.46.