The small hamlet of Ettrick near Kyogle is home to the last two Charcoal Inn Casino Cups with Within Site taking out this years event. Gazza Shiraz won last years Cup for Ettrick owner and breeder, Terry Jordan.
The pundits had it right this year though as most predicted Within Site, the co record holder over 411 metres, would lead and be hard to beat.
This is just what occurred, and with plenty of scrimmaging behind her, Within Site had a winning break as the went into the back. She greeted the judge some five and a half lengths in front of the second placed greyhound Kamikaze Magpie, with the veteran Amazing Phantom 1 1/2 lengths away in third place.
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The customary early brilliance of sprinter Teddy She Goes proved to be the deciding factor in her taking out the Ranvet 4th and 5th grade stake last Friday. Beginning like a bullet, she held the fence to hold out Blaze We Know in the run to the first turn.
Both greyhounds went as “one” in the back straight, and were also joined by Turbulent Teddy, but the rails runner held the advantage, and was able to kick away at the top bend. To the cheers of her supporters she raced away to win by 2 3/4 lengths in a speedy kicked 23 seconds.
Jason Fredericks trains this daughter of Go Wild Teddy, and he was joined by Ranvet representative Paul Hoffmann for the victory photo shoot. Both are keen Souths supporters so there was plenty to talk about, besides the win.
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Veteran performer Gelignite Kid blew his rivals away in taking out the “Cougars” Cup at Casino last Friday.
The rising four year old lived right up to his good city form to jump straight to the front and record the fast time of 27.28.
Trainer Darren Russell has done a top job with this well bred son of Collision, and he may be eyeing off the Group 3 Bankstown City Cup for him early in September.
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