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GREYHOUNDS: Dumfries dog shines with sprint victory

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DUMFRIES dog Peter led from the first bend to win the 8.30 sprint race at Halcrow Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.

Derby dogs

The three-year-old dog, owned and trained by Keith Geddes, took the honours at 2/1 ahead of Tears, a three-year-old bitch from Dexter Clark from Kirkbride.

Earlier, Zsa Zsa, a four-year-old bitch from Rab Hyslop of Hawick, secured a two lengths victory over the same distance finishing ahead of Startle, a two-year-old bitch from Willie Hyslop of Kilmarnock.



First race (7.30) – 1, Flash the Cash, trap 2, price 5/4; 2, Oh Golly, 5, 2/1; distance 2 lengths; winning time 17.59 seconds.

Second (7.45) – 1, Lily, 5, 1/2; 2, Ready, 1, 2/1; 3; 17.45.

Third (8.00) – 1, Micro, 3, 6/4; 2, Diamond Sal, 4,. 2/1; 4.5; 17.27.

Fourth (8.15) – 1, Zsa Zsa, 1, 2/1;  2, Startle, 3, 2/1; 2; 17.36.

Fifth (8.30) – 1, Peter, 3, 2/1; 2, Tears, 1, 5/2; 1.75; 17.29.

Sixth (8.45) – 1, One Cool Cat,6, 2/1; 2, Fat Man, 1, 5/2; 4.5; 17.30.

Seventh (9.00) – 1, Tidal Wave, 1, 2/1; 2, Tatty Scone, 6, 2/1; short head; 29.77.

Eighth (9.15) – 1, Reject, 5, 5/2; 2, Ruth’s Baby, 2, 5/2; 4; 29.12.



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