NOT QUITE ORSON (Orson Allen- She’s Majestic) had struggled in his first 6 race starts, however dropping back to the 275 metres the big black and white powered to the line to nail the leader Ruthless Ruth by a head on the line in 16.40. The Enzo Crudeli trained dog had recently been injured in his race and was returning to peak form.
EXPRESS MALT (Paw Licking- It Gets Better) jumped well and then held off La Gypsy Belle in the run to the wire scoring by a head in 16.11. The Victoria Cook trained bitch has now won twice from her past 4 starts while also being placed another 5 times from her past 7 starts.
JOBAN (Banjo Boy- Ronray Flyer) ended a losing sequence of 11 starts when she overcame her wide draw to score a nose win over Aston Casino in 16.47. The Brad Cook trained bitch has now won 3 times and has been placed twice from 6 starts out of box 8.