The 60% top-weighted face makes for a higher center of gravity, thus promoting overspin
gave his shot the so-called "shooter's bounce" - a shot that hits the front of the rim and drops into the basket, thanks to the proper rotation on the ball.
The ball whistled off the grooves and bit on the green with backspin, or else bounded down the fairway with overspin
There was little pace in the early stages of the race as Overspin
took the nine runners along at a dawdle, but the 6-4 shot was always handily placed to take advantage and, jumping past the leader two out, Paul Moloney had only to keep his mount up to his work for a three-and-a-quarterlength victory from the 11-10 shot Emerald Wilderness.
His variety of spin - off, leg, overspin
, sliders - are only accentuated by his ability to bowl off and leg-cutters.
Mr Martin said it was "dishonourable to overspin
what is being spun".