For good measure, Dods
threw in a short, steep side trip to the summit of 14,495-foot Mount Whitney, the highest peak in the U.
Twelve months ago, she posted her second success over Catterick's 5f off a mark of 54, and although she races off an 8lb higher mark here, it is the underfoot conditions that give Dods
most cause for concern in a race that features a notable nine course-and-distance winners.
Yet at the time, hero Peter "Dead Eye" Dods
was smiling through the pain and struggling to see through his badly-swollen right eye.
is planning to be back on the racecourse in March after undergoing hip replacement surgery.
TRAINER Michael Dods
yesterday branded the late decision by the judge at Newcastle to place his gelding Flying Tackle second after originally calling a dead-heat as "ridiculous.
But two goals in five minutes restored the fans' dying hopes, and as the minutes ticked away, they were even screaming for a penalty when Dods
appeared to handle from a header by Alan Mahood.
Accies staged a late flurry and Dods
had to prod a nerveshredding pass back to his keeper as McShane closed in on goal and McGovern did brilliantly to stop the ball then boot it clear under immense pressure.
In a related announcement, Dods
announced that Donald G.
insists the club's young guns proved they have no fear after following up their midweek League Cup triumph over Dundee United with another win.
The Irish jumpers mistimed their attempt to collect Kingston's throw, and McKenzie nipped over for a try which Dods
was unable to convert.
Aside from Jack's dismissal, seven others were booked - Lowndes, Kane, Dods
and Bullan from Saints along with Hibs' Lovell, Sauzee and Renwick.
insists Caley should have built upon Dargo's first-half opener which put the visitors into a comfortable half-time lead.