Archive for 20170106

20170106 – Mandurah Friday

WHO’S GOT SNOOP (Cosmic Rumble- Pakenham Lass) pounced to the lead in the opening heat of the Gr 3 Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup from box 5 and was never challenged. The Chris Halse trained dog had led at 3 of his past 4 starts over the 520 metres at Cannington before being run down. Better suited over the 405 metres he defeated Fire Blaze and last years winner Astrophysic by almost 4 lengths in a PB 22.43.

HELLO I’M LEO (Magic Sprite- Typhoon Monelli) showed speed from box 7 and held off Tuxedo Black in the run to the line to win the second heat of the Birthday Cup by 1 length in 22.73. The Ben MacLean trained dog recently competed in the heats of the Gr 1 Hobart 1000 before returning West. The black dog has won 15 of 28 starts over the 405 metres. Pictured : Winning the Chase Final

PEPPER FIRE (Spiral Nikita- West On Bluebird) was beaten for early speed when crossed by the Mandurah Track Star of 2016 Mulder Grand. The Chris Halse trained bitch though sat right on the heels of the leader coming to the corner and went for an inside run before claiming the win on the line by a nose in 22.80.

WEST ON BABE (Barcia Bale- Disco Girl) jumped brilliantly from box 2 and was never headed as she raced into next weeks final of the Gr 3 Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup. The Chris Halse trained bitch has won 4 times from 5 attempts over the 405 metres and clocked a PB 22.60 in defeating Midnight Jake and Fantastic Hulk by 3 1/4 lengths.

MAX PROFIT (Fabregas- Belron Cedar) returned to WA after being placed in a heat of the Gr 1 Hobart 1000 in the middle of December. The Corey White trained youngster who is about to turn two years of age this month, jumped to the lead from box 7 before racing away to a 1 3/4 length win over Barbican in 22.66. The black dog has now won 11 times from just 14 career starts.

LEIGH FLASH (Collision- Ashleigh Ella) recorded her 5th consecutive win when she came home out wide on the track to claim Mique and Shared Equity on the line winning by a neck. The James Jeffries trained bitch has risen quickly through the grades with tonight’s win her toughest assignment. The red brindle bitch scored in 22.90, however has clocked a PB 22.52 a couple of weeks ago.

Mandurah Mail Birthday Cup Box Draw:
Box Draw

Box Greyhound Trainer
West On Babe Chris Halse
Hello I’m Leo Ben Maclean
Max Profit Corey White
Pepper Fire Chris Halse
Barbican John Carmody
Who’s Got Snoop Chris Halse
Leigh Flash James Jefferies
Fire Blaze John Carmody
Mulwee Grand Enzo Crudeli
Tuxedo Black Chris Halse