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20230909 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Final

SUNSET MIRAGE (Sunset Spitfire-Pixie Monelli) easily won his Maiden on debut after crossing from box 8 and leading throughout defeating Kisses For Kaos by 6 1/4 lengths in 30.13. The David Hobby trained youngster is by Sunset Mirage who clocked a PB 29.39 back in November 2020. The time is the 4th quickest time recorded at the track.

SPARKS FLYING (Aston Dee Bee-Cosmic Katie) led throughout from box 5 and recorded her second win from 7 starts. The Adam Smithson trained bitch won her Maiden 3 starts earlier before finishing second at her next two starts. The light brindle bitch won by 2 3/4 lengths over Vander Colin in 22.03.

KANAN STARK (Tommy Shelby-West On Poppy) led from box 5 and proved too good for his rivals defeating Mustang Timmy by 3 lengths in 30.15. The Steve Withers trained youngster has now won at his past two starts after finishing third on debut the week before.

ARGYLE QUEEN (Fernando Bale- She’s A Blazin’) led and held off the race favourite King Tommy in the run to the line, scoring by a neck at her first try over the 600 metres. The Corey White trained bitch has now won 5 of her past 6 starts and 8 of 13 career starts over all.

Pictured : Solidified

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20230902 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Heats

Box Greyhound Trainer
GRANITE SONG D. Carmody
ELECTRIFIED K. Shinners
DANDALUP BLAZER C. White
LENTIL MONELLI D. Hobby
SOLIDIFIED K. Shinners
RUNAWAY TO MARS K. Shinners
WEST ON ODIE C. Halse
HINTO C. Robartson
Reserves
QUICK SMART C. Halse
SUPER CHARGE C. White

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20220910 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift

RAW STEEL (Zambora Brockie- Uno Arjo) was able to kick up underneath the leader Moment To Polka going into the back straight before scoring his Maiden win by 1 1/2 lengths over Life Story in 30.34. The John Righetti trained youngster had been placed at 3 of his previous 5 starts.

SKYE PATROL (Konomi- High Recall) was able to cross the race favourite Exile Dreamer at the start and then score a 3/4 length win over her in 22.08. The win was the black bitches second win from 17 starts. It was also her first win from 3 starts at Cannington for trainer Chris Halse.

STONE COLD AUGIE (West On Augie- Legit Boss) bounced back into the winners list with a tough half length win over Unsee This in 29.96. The win gave trainer Chris Halse a race to race double and owner Luke Townsend seeing his consistent chaser record his 8th career win.

MORUGA SCORPION (My Redeemer- Pepper Fire) was able to bring up trainer Chris Halse’s third win from the first 4 races as she raced clear in the straight to win by 2 1/2 lengths in 34.71. The win was the black bitches second win from 11 starts over the 600 metres.

Pictured: Vice Grip , Spring Gift Final winner.

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20220903 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Heats

QUICK SANDY (Kinloch Brae- West On Lola) led from box 7 and after finishing second earlier in the week on Wednesday, the red brindle dog defeated Raw Steel by 5 lengths in a PB 30.44. The Enzo Crudeli trained bitch had been racing without luck and should grow in confidence from the victory.

SUNSET BLAZE (Mepunga Blaze- Sunset Gucci) had to work overtime on the outside of the race favourite and leader Solidified before racing clear to win by 2 1/2 lengths in 29.88. The Eric Campana trained dog has now won 3 of his 5 starts.

DISCO STU (My Redeemer- Grace Under Fire) was able to work to the lead going down the back straight and then hold off the challengers defeating Carter Axelrod by a length in 30.52. The win gave trainer Enzo Crudeli an early winning double.

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20210911 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift

STARGAZER (Keybow- She’s Majestic) caused an upset win in the greyhounds WA Spring Gift final when he gained a start as the reserve and then claimed the leader Rippin’ Parton near the line to win. The Enzo Crudeli trained dog was placed recently behind Sunset Toxic in the WA Sprint Championship. The black dog won by 3/4 length in 30.01.

MIDNIGHT ASHA (Mepunga Blazer- Starlight Asha) led from box 7 and proved too good for her rivals on debut scoring by 2 lengths over Mustang Max in 30.38. The Adam Smithson trained youngster hadn’t showed a lot in her qualifying trial, however obviously had at home as she was well supported starting second favourite behind her kennel mate Falcon Nine who finished fourth.

BUD MONELLI (Barcia Bale- Corona Monelli) ran home from midfield to claim kennel mate Sunset Whistler near the line scoring by 3/4 length in 30.31. The David Hobby trained dog has now won twice from 8 career starts.

SAMBA MONELLI (Se Tali Sundance- Camelia Monelli) crossed from box 8 and worked past kennel mater Cascade Monelli down the back straight before holding off another kennel mate in Toohey Monelli by 3 lengths in 30.17. The David Hobby trained dog had recorded his only two victories from box 1 prior to his smart win.

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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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20200912 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift

Winner of the Spring Gift : Tommy Shelby

20200905 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Heats

TOMMY SHELBY (Fernando Bale- Serena Fly High) made it 4 wins in a row with an all the way win in the opening heat of the Spring Gift. The Steve Withers trained star clocked a PB 29.51 as he defeated his rivals headed by More Deductions by 4 lengths.

KISS ME LINDA (Kinloch Brae- West On Bluebird) caused an upset in the second heat of the Spring Gift defeating Star Book by a half length in 29.93. Pictured : Kiss Me Linda

SUDOKU FERRARI (Barcia Bale- Scissor Queen) was well supported on debut after some impressive trials for trainer Terry Erenshaw and he didn’t let his supporters down. Leading from box 8, the fawn dog raced away for a 4 length Maiden win over Think Big Moment in 22.11.

REGAL TWIST (Where’s Pedro- Twist me Over) showed speed from out wide and was too good for her rivals scoring by 7 lengths over Chimera Monelli in 29.94. The Steve Withers trained bitch showed speed recently at her second start at Cannington before being run down by Up And About. The black bitch has now won 16 times from 46 career outings.

HASTIE GUESS (Barcia Bale- Te Amo) also led from box 7 and scored a convincing 7 length win over Daisy Devine in a PB 34.73. The Christine Robartson trained dog has now won twice from his past 3 runs over the 600 metres.

Box Draw

Box Greyhound Trainer
MORE DEDUCTIONS P. Stuart
STAR BOOK J. Marsh
CHEVY’S ENTRY S. Williams
KISS ME LINDA C. Halse
TOMMY SHELBY S. Withers
FERNANDO STAR C. Halse
GRACE ALI C. Halse
CURT LEE C. Halse
Reserves    
PIXIE MONELLI D. Hobby
MERMAID MONELLI D. Hobby

20190914 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift


Pictured : Dandalup Casper

DANDALUP CASPER (Cosmic Rumble- Misty Peal) recorded his biggest win when taking out the listed Greyhounds WA Spring Gift final. The win was a massive and emotional moment for trainer Tania Thomas and owner/breeders Barry and Carol Moir. The WA bred chaser had finished second at his previous two starts, however found the lead going off the back straight and went on to defeat Two Times Twice and Eighty Eight by 1 1/4 lengths in 30.00.

WEST ON VIOLET (Barcia Bale-Zelemar Fever) stormed home from mid field going down the back straight to score a 1 1/4 length win over kennel mate West On Jack in 35.29. The Chris Halse trained bitch had now won in 10 previous starts over the 600 metres, although she had been placed 3 times.

COSMIC GAS (Fabregas- Cosmic Sapphire) recorded his 4th consecutive win with a 2 length victory over Aldrich in 22.94. The Jamie Marsh trained dog has now won 6 of his past 7 starts with his only loss being a 3/4 length second behind Slingshot Gypsy in a FFA at Mandurah in mid August.

 

20190907 – Cannington Saturday – Spring Gift Heats

OUTSHINED (Fabregas- Zelemar Fever) ran home well to claim West On Poppy near the line and win by a half length in 30.18. The Jamie Marsh trained dog was dropping back from the 600 metres where he finished second at his previous start behind Werner Bale. The black dog has now won 12 of 39 career starts.

PETRIA MONELLI (Fernando Bale- Sharon Monelli) returned to the winners list with an all the way victory in the opening heat of the Spring Gift from box 2 for trainer David Hobby. The black bitch had been racing without luck from wider draws and was able to defeat Black Bombshell and Eighty Eight by 1 1/4 lengths in 29.84.

GOBLIN MONELLI (Magic Sprite- Jackie Bale) was far too good for his rivals, leading throughout from box 1 and recording a PB 29.76. The David Hobby trained dog has now won 8 of 22 starts in his career. The black dog defeated Dandalup Casper by 4 lengths with kennel mate Peak Monelli back in third place.

Pictured : Cosmic Gas

Box Greyhound Trainer
EIGHTY EIGHT P. Stuart
DANDALUP CASPER T. Thomas
GOBLIN MONELLI D. Hobby
BLACK BOMBSHELL E. Crudeli
PEAK MONELLI D. Hobby
VERNE ALLEN E. Crudeli
PETRIA MONELLI D. Hobby
TWO TIMES TWICE E. Crudeli
Reserves
OLLIE MACHINE E. Crudeli
JADE’S BLADE J. Dailly