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NAKEETA  Ridden by Glyn Schofield (purple hood 18) and Trained by Iain Jardine 5th in the  Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington 7/11/17Photograph by Grossick Racing Photography 0771 046 1723

Nakeeta well placed in top Ausie race

RACING trainer Iain Jardine has expressed delight after achieving a fifth place with his entry Nakeeta in the prestigious Melbourne Cup.

Trainer Iain Jardine with his Melbourne Cup runner NAKEETA ridden by big race jockey Glyn Schofield stretches out in a morning gallop at Werribee Racecourse 2/11/17 - Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival 2017 
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Nakeeta in form as big race looms

TRAINING has been going well this week in Australia for Carrutherstown-based racehorse Nakeeta.

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Dumfriesshire stables in bid for Melbourne Cup glory

SOUTH of Scotland trainer Iain Jardine arrives in Australia this weekend to oversee preparations for his entry in one of the world’s most prestigious flat races.

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GREYHOUNDS: Metcalfe hotshots power to victory

TWO HOTSHOTS from Annan owner and trainer Ba Ba Metcalfe stormed to impressive 280 metres victories at Gretna greyhound racing on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Stranraer kennels’ winning double

THERE was a winning double from Dumfries and Galloway owner / trainer Steven Hornby at Gretna greyhound racing at the weekend.

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GREYHOUNDS: Dumfries dog shines with sprint victory

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

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GREYHOUNDS: Aguero scores in final

HOT SHOT racer Aguero scored in the final of the Carruthers (Ecclefechan) 280 metres Handicap final at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Open field for Burnside final

THERE was keen competition in the Burnside Feeds (Ecclefechan) Sprint Trophy semi-finals at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Triple triumph for Irish litter

THERE were victories for three greyhounds from the same Irish-bred litter in sprints at Gretna greyhound racing on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Border kennels’ double triumph

A BORDER kennels notched up a winning double on fast going at Gretna greyhound racing on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Moffat hotshot wins by a head

MOFFAT area hotshot Ruth’s Baby won by a head in a nail-biting sprint race at Gretna greyhound racing at the weekend.

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GREYHOUNDS: Hornby kennels hits top form

A SOUTH west Scotland kennels is enjoying a surge of success at Gretna greyhound racing.

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GREYHOUNDS: Border flyer’s new year cheer

BORDER flyer Pop On Tia stormed to an impressive sprint victory at the first greyhound racing meeting of 2017 at Halcrow Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Festive cheer for Hopper kennels

THERE was a winning double for veteran Gretna trainer Tony Hopper’s kennel at the final Halcrow Stadium greyhound racing meeting of the year on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Tic Tac on track for victory

GRETNA regular Dexter Clark notched up a sprint win with his 5/2 shot Tic Tac on a good-going Halcrow Stadium track at the weekend.

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GREYHOUNDS: City kennels’ triple triumph in 470 metres Derby

IT WAS three in a row for a city kennels when Mr Loy secured victory in the 470 metres ‘Noggs’ Memorial Derby final at Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Friends notch up Derby double

GRETNA hosted the largest greyhound card in the UK on Friday night with 13 races attracting runners from both sides of the border.

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GREYHOUNDS: Freebie runs a border flyer

BORDER fancy Freebie powered to a runaway victory in the opening sprint race at Gretna greyhound racing on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Diamond Charlie sparkles at Gretna

THERE was a winning double for owner / trainer Tony Hopper on a fast going Gretna greyhound track on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Canny MADE It after all

SCOTS greyhound ‘Canny Make It’ failed to live up to her name when she romped to victory in a sprint race at Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Freebie runs a flyer

BORDER greyhound Freebie was out of the traps like a rocket to win over the sprint distance at a curtailed race meeting at Halcrow Stadium on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Hopper dream team double

THERE was a winning double for veteran Gretna trainer Tony Hopper at the weekend race meeting at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium.

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GREYHOUNDS: Jazz hits a Gretna sprint high note

VETERAN Gretna trainer Rab Hyslop hit a high note with his three-year-old dog Jazz at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Outsider Rosie’s surprise victory

OUTSIDER Rosemary cruised to a comfortable sprint victory on a good-going Gretna track at the weekend.

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GREYHOUNDS: Dream debut for Ruth’s Baby

THERE was sprint success for border track newcomer Ruth’s Baby at Gretna greyhound racing on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: ‘Brexit’ stability at Gretna racing

THERE was a triple triumph for two border kennels at Gretna greyhound racing at the weekend.

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GREYHOUNDS: Lochar Jet flies to late victory

SCOTS dog Lochar Jet had the edge in a closely run sprint battle at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium, Gretna on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Lochar Jet runs a flyer

DUMFRIES dog Lochar Jet took the lead at the first bend to win the 8.15 sprint race a Halcrow Stadium, Gretna, on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Maurice’s ‘ticket’ to trophy triumph

VETERAN Gretna trainer Maurice Lawman gave a knowing smile after his dog won the 470 metres Spring Handicap final at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium on Friday night.

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GREYHOUNDS: Hopper’s winning sprint double

VETERAN Gretna trainer Tony Hopper produced a winning double at Halcrow Greyhound Stadium on Friday night.

 
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