Monday 13th December
- Coppice Brewer stunned on Monday night for Kevin Hutton. The pup had been generously graded but nothing can be taken away from its impressive performance on debut as he won by a large margin. Annual Sydney who came second in the race before will be another Hutton runner to watch in later weeks.
- Savana Tom won on its 50th run for Frank Gray, showing top sprint class for this consistent dog.
Tuesday 14th December
- Nearly Lager Time impressed on debut for Mr and Mrs McDonald. The young dog showed great determination and staying ability to chase down Savana Rambo and win for Mark Wallis.
- Aboriginal Art won its 10th race for Andrew Ioannou, while Wildcat Lily may followed behind on her 50th run.
Thursday 16th December
- Paul Philpott enjoyed a rare hattrick on Thursday with wins coming for Killavarrig Matt, Shady Rob and Potty. Giving the Philpott’s an early Christmas present.
- Greencroft Suny completed a hattrick of wins for Stephen Rayner, winning once in A5 company and twice in A4, with no upgrade coming, he will be hoping to make it 4 wins in the sweepstakes final.
- Frank Gray received a surprise hattrick after Makeit for Ella came in as a reserve in the last race, winning well again in D2, making an upgrade almost inevitable. Wins for Makeit Beauty and Makeit An Alien completed the hattrick.
By Jacob Bower, Assistant Racing Manager
All photos are credited to Jim Tate