Size Can Matter Named 2008 Qld Greyhound Of The Year

Written By Monday 2nd March 2009  

International Group winning dog has won the prestigious 2008 .

The Group One and winner was announced at a Moulin Rouge-themed Gala Event at the Sofitel Grand Ballroom amongst 300 industry leaders, and presented by the Queensland treasurer and minister responsible for racing, the Hon. .

Size Can Matter, who is owned by , was one of three of co-owner ’s elite greyhounds to be named as a finalist, alongside his other proven champions and .

The fourth finalist was the only bitch of the group, , who is trained by and owned by Queensland racing identity .

Size Can Matter has won over $200,000 in his career to date, including one of greyhound racing’s richest races the Platinum Paws Final in Christchurch, which boasts a winner cheque of $135,000.

Size Can Matter

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Owner : Julie Edmondson
Trainers : Reg Kay,
2008 Record : 34 starts – 17 wins, 5 seconds, 4 thirds.

    Winner :
  • Group 1 Perth Cup
  • Group 1 Platinum Paws (Christchurch)
  • Group 2 Qld Derby ()
  • (Albion Park)
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