At the close of nominations this morning, there were 32 greyhounds entered, meaning that there will be four heats run on Wednesday.
There will be a ten race card of racing on Wednesday with the first race commencing at 12.00pm. The Derby Heats will be races 3 – 6 on the card.
The Semi-Finals of the Coca-Cola Derby will be run on Thursday 8th October. There will be two Semis, meaning that the first 4 in each heat will go through to the Semis. The fifth placed greyhounds will be the reserves for the Semis.
The Group 3 $32,000 Coca Cola Derby Final will be run on Thursday 15th October.
Graeme Bate is bringing a strong team, including Dyna Forte, Dyna Jayden and Dentax Bale. While Andrea Dailly will also bring a number of runners, including Bastien Bale.
Tomic (Verity Cotton) has run a couple of strong races at Angle Park recently and Sergio for Kel Greenough trialled here last night in a fast 29.69.
South Australia’s best hopes appear to be, Satanic Cash, from the Bob Isaacson kennel and Strictly Mambo from the Jan Jones kennel.