1979 GREYHOUND DERBY

This race was run at the White City on Saturday 23rd June 1979 .

Pos.

Greyhound

Sire

dam

Price

Distance

Time

1

Sarahs Bunny (6)

Jimsun

Sugarloaf Bunny

3/1

1 3/4 L

29.53

2

Lacca Champion (5)

Itsachampion

Highland Finch

10/1

4 1/2 L

29.67

3

Desert Pilot (3)

Tain Mor

Dark Hostess

9/4

2 1/2 L

30.03

4

First General (4)

Cobbler

Ballyguile

14/1

Sh Hd

30.23

5

Tyrean (1)

Myrtown

Forest Storm

15/8 fav

Head

30.24

6

Tough Decision (2)

Minnesota Miller

Carters Drain

9/2

 

30.26

Sarahs Bunny was trained by Geoff DeMulder at Hall Green

Lacca Champion was trained by Pat Mullins at Cambridge

Desert Pilot was trained by Geoff DeMulder at Hall Green

First General was trained by Tommy Johnston jnr at Wembley

Tyrean was trained privately by Eric Pateman

Tough Decision was trained by Tommy Kane in Ireland

 

 

 

Crazy Parachute

 

 

Monalee Champion

 

 

 

 

Sheila At Last

 

Jimsun

 

 

 

 

 

Greenane Flash

 

 

Lady Expert

 

 

 

 

Glenogue

SARAHS BUNNY

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prairie Flash

 

 

Clomoney Jet

 

 

 

 

Clomoney Grand

 

Sugarloaf Bunny

 

 

 

 

 

Oregon Prince

 

 

Land Rail

 

 

 

 

Cloruske Rail

Semi-Finals Saturday 16th June 1979
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
2 Tyrean 4 lengths 29.33 9/4 jf   6 Sarah's Bunny 2 1/2 lengths 29.38 4/1
1 First General 1 1/4 lengths 29.65 12/1   1 Tough Decision 1/4 length 29.58 4/1
5 Lacca Champion 3/4 length 29.75 9/4 jf   2 Desert Pilot 2 1/4 lengths 29.60 10/11 f
6 Sound Wave 4 lengths 29.81 4/1   4 Mr Squeeze 1/2 length 29.78 12/1
3 Young Toby 4 lengths 30.13 5/1   5 Ramblers Jet 1/4 length 29.82 8/1
4 Rosmaree Champ   30.45 10/1   3 Jebb Rambler   29.84 20/1

 

Second Round Heats Thursday 14th June 1979
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
3 Tyrean 7 1/4 lengths 29.45 10/3   3 Desert Pilot 2 3/4 lengths 29.39 11/8 f
1 First General 4 1/4 lengths 30.03 4/1   5 Lacca Champion 1/4 length 29.55 6/1
2 Tough Decision   30.37 2/1 f   6 Sarah's Bunny 1 1/4 lengths 29.57 2/1
5 Town View Evert (5th)   31.05 25/1   1 Ellas Sound   29.67 5/1
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
2 Young Toby 2 lengths 29.52 3/1   6 Jebb Rambler 1 1/4 lengths 29.61 3/1
6 Mr Squeeze 2 lengths 29.68 9/4 jf   5 Rosmaree Champ 2 1/4 lengths 29.71 5/2
5 Ramblers Jet   29.84 9/4 jf   4 Sound Wave   29.85 11/4
                     

 

First Round Heats Saturday 9th June 1979
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
3 Tyrean 5 1/2 lengths 29.35 7/1     Greenville Boy 2 1/4 lengths 29.64  
5 Rosmaree Champ 1/4 length 29.79 5/2   3 Tough Decision 2 1/2 lengths 29.82 2/1 f
6 Mr Squeeze   29.81 9/4 f   5 Lacca Champion   30.02 5/2
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
4 Desert Pilot 3 lengths 29.44 Evens f   4 Sound Wave 1/2 length 30.02 9/4
  Shiela's Shamrock 3/4 length 29.68       Tread Fast   30.06  
1 Young Toby   29.74 7/2   1 First General   30.16 3/1
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
5 Sarah's Bunny 1 length 29.53 Evens f   5 Jebb Rambler Sh Hd 29.69 7/1
6 Ramblers Jet   29.61 5/2     Malange   29.70  
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
1 Ellas Sound 1 1/2 lengths 29.56 10/11 f     Its Stylish 4 lengths 29.63  
  Go Again   29.68     4 Town View Evert   29.95 7/1
                     

 

Qualifying Round Thursday 31st May, Friday 1st June, Saturday 2nd June 1979
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
  It's Stylish 2 1/2 lengths 29.76     2 Tough Decision 3 1/2 lengths 29.62 4/7 f
2 Tyrean   29.96 7/4     Design Council   29.90  
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
5 Sound Wave Sh Hd 29.46 12/1     Kilmagoura Mist 1 3/4 lengths 29.73  
3 Desert Pilot   29.47 4/5 f   2 First General 1 length 29.87 9/4
            5 Jebb Rambler   29.94 5/1
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
5 Lacca Champion 2 lengths 29.65 7/4 f   6 Sarah's Bunny 1 1/2 lengths 29.52 6/4
  Jon Barrie   29.81       Shiela's Shamrock   29.60  
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
  Pacey 2 1/4 lengths 29.54       Teddy Boy Neck 30.09  
6 Ramblers Jet   29.72 2/1 jf   5 Mr Squeeze   30.12 10/11 f
2 Young Toby   29.80 2/1 jf            
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
3 Rosmaree Champ Sh Hd 29.82 Evens f            
  Greenville Boy   29.83              
                     
Pre-Qualifying Round May 22nd - 26th 1979
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
2 Tyrean 2 3/4 lengths 29.83 12/1   6 Mr Squeeze Sh Hd 29.63 9/4
  Sound Wave   30.05     4 Desert Pilot   29.64 11/10 f
            2 The Corsair (5th)   30.01 33/1
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
  Tsetse Sam   29.80       Bengal Tiger 3 lengths 29.76  
4 Lacca Champion   30.40 11/10 f   6 Sarah's Bunny   30.00 Evens f
                     
Trap Dog Distance Time SP   Trap Dog Distance Time SP
  Old Champ 3 1/2 lengths 29.53     4 Rosmaree Champ 5 1/2 lengths 29.84 Evens f
6 Ramblers Jet   29.82 4/6 f     Go Again   30.28  
                     

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IRISH GREYHOUND DERBY (Shelbourne Park)

Dog Sire Dam Time
Penny County Dark Mercury Columbcille Aim 29.28
Distant Clamour Here Sonny In Gear 29.47
Nameless Pride Monalee Champion Itsastar 29.52
Airmount Champ Hunday Champion Winnies Call 29.61
Malange Broadfoot Boy Paper Cracker  
Indian Joe Brave Bran Minnatonka  

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