Meanwhile Astute Missile, who suffered a broken hock
in a Hove trial during his preparations for the Select Stakes in July, continues to please in his work, clocking 14.22sec (calc) for Hove's 240m on Monday in his first trial out of the boxes since his injury setback.
Astute Missile, who suffered a broken hock
in a Hove trial during his preparations for the Select Stakes in July, was given a 240m handslip, while Droopys Acrobat won his twodog 285m trial in 16.50sec (going -25).
"Charlie Lister said Scottish champion Dorotas Woo Hoo, who hasn't raced since August, clocked 17.70sec at Nottingham last week and is due to trial over four bends there this week, while Towcester champion Astute Missile's recovery from a broken hock
is going well.
DERBY winner Astute Missile, who suffered a broken hock
in a trial during his preparations for the Select Stakes, received a tonic from the Greyhound Writers' Association who have voted him Greyhound of the Month for July, writes John Forbes.
Having just returned from another heart-breaking journey across the water, McKenna reported that his fast racer Hot Trend is "all strapped up and likely finished racing" following a suspected broken hock
sustained in a Derby Trial Stake at Towcester on Saturday night.
He has a broken hock
." The brilliant early pacer had won the Gain Select Stakes at Waterford last year and was just beaten in the Dublin Coach Juvenile Derby final.