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20220122 – Cannington Saturday – Summer Maiden Classic

SAPPHIRE ROSE (Fernando Bale- Flying Sienna) continued her excellent record from box 1 when she kicked up underneath Oysters to hold the lead. The Kody Charles trained bitch then raced clear to win by 6 lengths over Global Bliss in 21.88. The win was her 23rd career victory from 71 starts.
Pictured : Sapphire Rose

MICK FLASH (Worm Burner- Real Flash) wasn’t the quickest away from his box 8, however quickly mustered underneath of dogs going into the first corner. The James Jeffries trained dog then raced clear into the back straight going on to win by 5 lengths over Special Gunn in 29.99.

WISE THUNDER (Fernando Bale- Cosmic Wise) ran down the leader West On Cider to score by a head on the line in 29.83. The Michael Hine trained chaser had been racing behind the likes of Vice Grip and West On Brae in recent starts and enjoyed settling in the clear in second position a long the back straight. The white and black dog charged home along the fence to score.

WEST ON FINN (My Redeemer- Te Amo) was slowly away from the boxes before railing through and leading into the back straight. The Chris Halse trained youngster remained undefeated racing clear to win the Summer Maiden Classic Final by 3 lengths over Fearghal Monelli in 29.89.

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20200909 – Cannington Wednesday – Spring Maiden Classic

BAREFGOOT TYCOON (Fernando Bale- Velucci) burst through the middle of the leaders Lightnin’ Slim and Geared Up on the home corner before winning the Greyhounds WA Spring Maiden Classic final. The Enzo Crudeli trained youngster doesn’t turn two years of age until November and is undefeated after winning his heat in 30.28. The red brindle dog defeated Lightnin’ Slim again by 1 3/4 lengths in 30.39.

ENOUGH (Fernando Bale- Stand As One) led from box 6 and scored a 5 length win over kennel mate Tropicola in 22.19. The white and black dog trained by Luke Garbutt, ran second on debut the week before in 22.31 behind Glen Keeping.

ZIPPING VEGAS (Mantra Lad- Zipping Silky) hugged the rails around the home corner and with the two leaders bumping was able to take the run through along the fence and win his Maiden. The black dog recently joined the care of trainer Dwayne Jovanovic and saluted winning by 1 1 /2 lengths in 30.46.

RAPIDO DINERO (Brett Lee- Te Amo) worked past the leader Rippin’ Memphis going off the back straight before winning his Maiden by 2 3/4 lengths in 30.09. The Paul Stuart trained dog had been a beaten odds on favourite at his first two starts after finding trouble.

20190911 – Cannington Wednesday – Spring Maiden Classic

STIMULATING (Hullicinate- Wired For Speed) ran down the leader Sunset Kodiak in the shadows of the post to score a neck win in the final of the Greyhounds WA Spring Maiden Classic. The Paul Stuart trained dog was having just his second career start after finishing an unlucky 4th in his heat. Stuart also won the feature with Quartz Bale (2014) and Astrozone (2016).

PEPPA TWEDO (Fernando Bale- Saving Bundles) scored a neck win over King Mongo in the opening race on the card in a time of 16.17. The Lexia Isaac trained bitch was having her first try over the 275 metres after a few minor placings at Mandurah over the shorts. The black bitch is owned and raced by former leading trainer John Carmody and his wife Dianne.

PURE BLING (Barcia Bale- Lollipop Bling) missed the trouble going along the back straight and raced clear to win her Maiden by 2 1/2 lengths over Poetic Justice in 30.16. The Terry Erenshaw trained youngster was having just her second career start after finding trouble on debut.

SURF TORQUE (Surf Mail- Talkalot Tears) ended a losing sequence of 16 when he raced away for a 5 length win over Wagtail Piri and Judo in  a PB 22.15. The Rod Noden trained dog enjoyed the inside box draw and recorded his 9th career win.

20190626 – Cannington Wednesday – Winter Maiden Classic

Flake Monelli (Fernando Bale – Dyna Sandy) braved the wet conditions at Cannington Wednesday night to take out the Winter Maiden Classic by a convincing six lengths in 30.36. Congratulations to owner and trainer David Hobby and best of luck for a promising future with this youngster.

20190410 – Cannington Wednesday – Autumn Maiden Classic

MIKEY’S RANT (Kinloch Brae- Starlight Shine) overcame trouble on the first corner to claim the leaders going off the back straight and win the Greyhounds WA Autumn Maiden Classic final. The Paul Stuart trained dog finished second on debut in his heat behind Equity Fund. The black dog won by 2 lengths over Who’s Got Subi in 30.37.

WHATTA DREAM (Bobby Boucheau- High Tide Ebony) scored a head win over Imperial Li in a driving finish over the 380 metres. The Murray Ion trained bitch ended a losing sequence of 19 starts when she scored in 22.38.

HELLO I’M RONGO (Barcia Bale- Sharon Monelli) claimed the favourite Westdale Anne on the line to score by a half length in 30.37 after being headed coming to the home corner. The Ben MacLean trained dog had been racing over the 405 metres at Mandurah before returning to Head Quarters where he hadn’t won in 8 starts at the track. The change obviously helped as he showed strength in the run to the line.