Honest Suckle maintains form with Third win on trot
After the massively successful Pettitt's night, things were a little quieter at Enniscorthy dog track last week. Still, there was very good attendances on both nights last week and there was some good runs recorded on track also.
On Thursday night the in-form Honest Suckle continued her good run of recent form when recording her third straight win when taking race five, scoring in a fine 28.87 by three lengths from Slaneyside Sofia.
Another runner that has hit top form of late is Bugatti Petite who stepped up from her sprint win the previous week to score in race two, an A3, when she wore down favourite Lord Of Hope to record a good 28.90.
Things got off to a fast start when Karlow Snapper led and ran out an easy four and a half lengths winner in a fast 28.89, going up three grades in one fell swoop.
Race seven, a 575, saw a very good run from Delcash Mojo who produced the run of the night when storming home in a very fast 31.26, beating Lochdara Jet by a snug four lengths.
Enniscorthy owner Tommy Woods had a good week when his old favourite Brickfield Blue took race seven.
He went on to Newbridge on Friday night to record a nice double with his two runners, Lord Bosco and Lord Lady.
August 28 results - race one, Welcome to Enniscorthy Track A8/A9 525: 1, Ashwood Trish (owners, Helen Doyle and Phyllis Bolger, Enniscorthy), 29.83; 2, Bing Fassbender, 29.84.
Race two, The Trackside Diner A7 525: 1, Stripe Tommy (owner, Ned Freeman, Co. Kilkenny), 29.29; 2, Alanas Angel, 29.57.
Race three, The Track Bar S4/S5 350: 1, Metric Kojak (owner, Pauline Byrne, Marshalstown), 18.92; 2, Rockmount Hi, 19.16.
Race four, The Showgrounds A6 525: 1, Stripe Jacko (owner, Ned Freeman, Co. Kilkenny), 29.36; 2, Ronda Dubh, 29.92.
Race five, Unrecorded Trials Saturday Mornings A6 525: 1, Safe As Houses (owner, Kevin O'Gorman, Sleedagh), 29.58; 2, Beannacht Dinny, 29.72.
Race six, Official Trials Every Thursday at 6.00pm A5 525: 1, Metric Sasha (owner, Pauline Byrne, Marshalstown), 29.24; 2, Cill Dubh Tess, 29.41.
Race seven, 'Up The Deise' on All Ireland Sunday A5 525: 1, Brickfield Blue (owner, Tommy Woods, Enniscorthy), 29.51; 2, Woolie Got Boots, 29.52.
Race eight, Paradise Madison Unraced Stake A4 525: 1, Vinegarhill Moon (owner, Pat Hyland, Enniscorthy), 29.23; 2, Lochdara Cain, 29.40.
August 31 results - race one, Welcome to Enniscorthy Track A4 525: 1, Karlow Snapper (owner, Irene Bolton-Lee, Ballycanew), 28.89; 2, Ping Putter, 29.20.
Race two, The Trackside Diner A3 525: 1, Bugatti Petite (owner, Philip Tierney, Kilmore), 28.90; 2, Lord Of Hope, 29.00
Race three, The Track Bar A3/A4 575: 1, Almost Blazing (owner, Eimear Kehoe, Enniscorthy), 31.53; 2, Millands Bob, 31.70.
Race four, The Showgrounds S2/S3 350: 1, Alien Sparkie (owner, Tracy Fitzpatrick, Gorey), 18.95; 2, Jojo On Air, 19.05.
Race five, Good Luck Lemon Pete in the Derby This Sat A1/A2 525: 1, Honest Suckle (owner, Brendan Frayne, Wexford town), 28.87; 2, Slaneyside Sofia, 29.08.
Race six, Best of Luck to Derek McGrath & Waterford A3 525: 1, Mild And Misty (owner, P.J. Phelan, Co. Kildare), 29.35; 2, Tomahurra Rock, 29.45.
Race seven, Red Mills Champion Unraced in October A1 575: 1, Dalcash Mojo (owner, George Roche, Barntown), 31.26; 2, Lochdara Jet, 31.54.
Race eight, Paradise Madison N1/N2 Unraced Next Monday A2/A3 525: 1, Mattys Coutinho (owner, James Gordon, Wexford town), 29.18; 2, Mulrankin Cain, 29.20.
Race nine, The Closing Bumper A2 525: 1, Slaneyside Seán (owner, Derek Kehoe, Co. Tipperary), 29.08; 2, Moiras Wanderer, 29.09.