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20210918 – Cannington Saturday – W.A. Bred Championship Heats

WISE SUFFOLK (My Redeemer- Cosmic Wise) showed speed on debut and held out Kishka in the run to the line, scoring by a neck in 22.08. The Michael Hine trained youngster doesn’t turn two years of age until December. The black and white dog has a black face similar to the Suffolk sheep breed he was named after.

BRAZIL MONELLI (Fabregas- Sahannah Monelli) showed speed from his middle draw and once finding the front he proved too good for his rivals winning by a length over Gypsy Xenon in 30.02. The David Hobby trained dog turns two years of age in November and has already amassed 7 wins from 12 careers starts.

ESCAPOLOGY (MY Redeemer- Early Shirley) returned from injury with an all the win over the 380 metres taking her record to 5 wins from 8 starts over the trip. The Colleen Pierson trained bitch jumped well and then held off the late challenge from Fabriola Yes, scoring by a head in 22.12. The red brindle bitch welcomed back her regular handler Karen Bradley who had been on a short vacation with her Mum in Bunbury last week.

Pictured : Former Trainer Sam Sammut who was on course celebrating his 80th Birthday.

Box Greyhound Trainer
FIRE CLOUD C. Pierson
MOMENTUM C. Dagostino
HISTORIC TIME E. Crudeli
MYRTLE MONELLI D. Hobby
SERONG P. Stuart
MALAWI MONELLI D. Hobby
JIMMY’S DECISION J. Jormanainen-Davis
SUNSET PIPER D. Hobby
Reserves
FERNANDO STAR C. Halse
SUNSET TOXIC D. Hobby

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20210904 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Heats

HENRY KEEPING (My Redeemer- Milly Keeping) crossed from box 7 and recorded his first WA win for new owners, which include former Cannington track side reporter Tony Lopes. The Brad Cook trained dog was placed the previous week after leading. This week he didn’t look like been running down scoring by 4 1/4 lengths over Son Of Bamsy in 22.01.

SAMBA MONELLI (Se Tali Sundance- Camelia Monelli) ran down the leader Rippin’ Tomahawk to score by 3/4 length in a PB 30.05. The David Hobby trained youngster has recorded both of his two career wins from box 1.

ZEAK (Vanderworp- Legit Boss) was able to hold out the favourite Elite Weapon going into the first corner and then defeat her by 1 1/2 lengths in 30.08. The Margaret Hepple trained dog had been racing without luck since his last win in 29.84 back in July.

Box Greyhound Trainer
SUNSET PIPER D. Hobby
SIR MONTY C. Halse
PROJECTORY C. Robartson
SUNSET TOXIC D. Hobby
OWL JAI J. Dailly
SERONG P. Stuart
RIPPIN’ PURTON S. Williams
VALACHI M. Hepple
Reserves
STARGAZER E. Crudeli
NANGAR RUST S. Williams

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20210901 – Cannington Wednesday

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20210821 – Cannington Saturday – The Peter Thomas Heats

QUICKSTEP MOMENT (Fernando Bale- Moment To Jive) broke his Maiden status when he led throughout from box 2. The Sarah Appleton trained youngster was having just his third career start and was too good for Homelander winning by 3 3/4 lengths in a PB 22.00.

HURRICANE HARVEY (Mepunga Blazer- Starlight Asha) recorded an upset win when he led and then held off the late finish of Hickory Monelli to score by a half head in 30.09. The Adam Smithson trained dog had been well supported at his first two starts at Cannington, however raced without luck. The black and white dog is part owned by some famous Harness Racing names in Schrader and Harper that dominated from the Cannington area back in the 1970’s.

BAREFOOT TYCOON (Fernando Bale- Velucci) led throughout from box 7 and recorded two wins in a few days having won over the 520 metres on Wednesday night. The Enzo Crudeli trained dog had been racing without luck or confidence, however he enjoyed the lead and scored by 1 1 /2 lengths over We The People in 41.81.

TOMMY SHELBY (Fernando Bale- Serena Fly High) returned to racing in winning style, easily accounting for his rivals and scoring by 3 3/4 lengths in 29.60. The Steve Withers trained champion hasn’t graced the race track since he was defeated by Sunset Spitfire in May and has since been busy with some stud duties. The WA Star didn’t forget how to race though and looks set for a successful next few months ahead.

Pictured: Tommy Shelby

Box Greyhound Trainer
HISTORIC TIME E. Crudeli
HARPER’S HERO T. Scott
SERONG P. Stuart
PIXIE MONELLI D. Hobby
FERNANDO STAR C. Halse
MYRTLE MONELLI D. Hobby
SUNSET PIPER D. Hobby
JIMMY’S DECISION J. Jormanainen-Davis
Reserves
VEYRON STAR C. Halse
MALAWI MONELLI D. Hobby

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20210619 – Cannington Saturday – Paradise Street Trophy Heats

SALSA MONELLI (Se Tali Sundance- Camelia Monelli) returned to the winners list when she crossed from box 6 and then railed through underneath the leader Benidorm along the back straight. The David Hobby trained bitch then went on to score by 3 3/4 lengths over Impulse Buy in a PB 29.99.

POP ROCK (Barcia Bale- Sal Talk) was well supported at his first try in provincial FFA company and he held off the late challenge of Burswood Bandit to win by a head in 21.76. The Cosi Dagostino trained dog has quickly raced through the grades and has won 11 of 34 career starts.

OUR SEABROOK (Fernando Bale- Shared Equity) had to rally along the fence to hold the lead going into the back straight, however soon after dropped off her rivals and raced away for a 9 1/2 length win over Sid Core in a PB 29.57. The Chris Halse trained bitch has now won 12 times from 29 starts including the Gr 2 WA Oaks recently.

Box Greyhound Trainer
LASHES MONELLI D. Hobby
WEST ON MIA C. Halse
WICKED RHYTHM E. Crudeli
REDCAP MONELLI D. Hobby
BAREFOOT TYCOON E. Crudeli
HI SKY A. Smithson
CHIMERA MONELLI D. Hobby
STOUT MONELLI D. Hobby
Reserves
SIR MONTY C. Halse
WE THE PEOPLE S. Kavanagh

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