Archive for 20160827

20160827 – Mandurah Saturday

WEST ON BABE (Barcia Bale- Disco Girl) was able to cross from box 7 and find the lead in the final of the Peter Thomas. The WA bred series saw the Chris Halse trained bitch race away for a 3 length win on the line from Astronomize and an unlucky kennel mate Ramifications who started favourite. West On Babe stopped the clock at 27.58 and has now won close to $50,000 in stakes with 11 wins from 33 career starts.
Chris Halse re wrote the record books becoming the first trainer in WA greyhound history to prepare 7 winners on a program. Halse trained 7 of the first 8 winners at Mandurah.

EMILY’S SWEET (Lochinvar Marlow- Assassin Gal) recorded her first win since New Year’s Day when she defeated Vapour Lee by 1/2 length in 28.02. The Chris Halse trained bitch was placed at her previous start behind Brock On, however had been racing without much luck.

WHO’S GOT SNOOP (Cosmic Rumble- Pakenham Lass) jumped well from box 1 and recorded his 4th win from his past 5 starts. The Chris Halse trained dog held out the challenge from Astrophysic to score by 1 1/2 lengths in 27.45. the blue fawn dog has now won 16 times from 29 career outings.

Greyhounds to follow:
Race 2 No 5 Been Pippin’. Smart win from awkward draw. In good form.

Race 3 No 1 West On Dossy. Returned to the winners list over the 647 metres after being slowly away.


Congratulations to trainer Chris Halse who prepared a record seven winners at the race meeting.